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History blends with Technology on Spring Home Tour, Sat. April 30, 2011

07 Apr

Use your smartphone to hunt up a little history and enter our raffle for a chance to win an Apple iPad2 Click Here to Get Tickets This spring, the public not only has a chance to enjoy South Park’s unique architecture and history, but is invited to use digital technology to further enrich their experience of this wonderful […]

Join Kelley Deal as South Park Tavern’s Artist in Residence Every Tuesday in April

02 Apr
<a href="http://historicsouthpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Kelley_Deal.jpg"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-1755" title="Kelley_Deal" src="http://historicsouthpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Kelley_Deal-300x199.jpg" alt="" width="240" height="159" /></a>South Park neighbor and recording artist <strong><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelley_Deal">Kelley Deal</a>, </strong>best known as a member of <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Breeders">The Breeders</a>, will be hosting an artist residency at South Park Tavern, with special guests and performances every Tuesday in April! Doors open at 8PM, admission is $5. Appropriate for all ages.As a super-loyal South Parker, Kelley says she wanted to use the residency to really honor the creative spirit of the neighborhood, so in addition to musical performances, she'll also be hosting Q&As with HSPI's own Amy Lee, community gardening guru Kasey Henneman, and nationally recognized graphic artist Chris Glass. Also, <strong>YOUR chance to write a song with Kelley Deal: the South Park Songwriting Experiment April 19!</strong>

Check out the full schedule and promotional video below:

April 5
Amy Lee, Q&A with HSPI President
Scott Torres
Smug Brothers

April 12
Kasey Henneman, Community Gardening Q&A
Joel Walter
Andy Gabbard

April 19
South Park Song Writing Experiment
Motel Beds

April 26
Chris Glass, Q &A
Nick Eddy
Jasper the Colossal

South Park neighbor and recording artist Kelley Deal, best known as a member of The Breeders, will be hosting an artist residency at South Park Tavern, with special guests and performances every Tuesday in April! Doors open at 8PM, admission is $5. Appropriate for all ages.As a super-loyal South Parker, Kelley says she wanted to […]

South Park’s Great Perennial Exchange: 10AM Saturday, April 16, 2011

31 Mar

Got Plants? Thin those perennials. Bring them to South Park Green (Hickory at James Street) to find a new home in our neighborhood. Need Plants? Come and reap the bounty of your neighbors’ gardens. The Annual Perennial Exchange is a wonderful way to save money, beautify the neighborhood and meet new friends. See you at South […]

Living Better: Things to Try in 2011

03 Jan

It may be winter, but Dayton offers many cures for cabin fever. Take a moment to look over this “starter” list assembled by twenty-year South Park resident, David Esrati. David is a highly informed “idea guy,” a widely-read blogger with a passion for good government, and owner of The Next Wave creative agency. And luckily for […]

Romeo and Juliet to be Performed in the South Park Green

26 Aug
Shakespeare in South Park presents William Shakespeare's ROMEO & JULIET

“Shakespeare in South Park” is back for its third season! This year we present “Romeo and Juliet” in the fair South Park Green, 8:00 p.m., September 17-19, directed again by the wonderful Daniel Wilson and produced by neighbors Phyllis and Galen. The tale of star-crossed lovers is set around the time of the U.S. Civil War. Many South Park […]

Upcoming Parties & Gatherings!

26 Jun
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South Parkers like food, fun and getting together. Let’s mark our calendars for: Saturday, July 3, 9PM – Fireworks Viewing on South Park Green After you’ve enjoyed the CityFolk Festival, bring a blanket and enjoy the simple open-air pleasure of watching fireworks. It’s free, it’s fun and it’s perfect for families. Saturday, July 24, 6-10PM […]