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Perennial Exchange on South Park Green

17 Apr
Gathering on the green.

It’s a sure sign of spring. South Park’s Annual Perennial Exchange took place at 10am on Saturday, April 17th, in the South Park Green on Hickory Street. Gardeners needing more space in their flower beds brought plants to share, and were welcome to take away new species from their neighbors’ gardens.   The Perennial Exchange is always a bit […]

Families Enjoy Easter Egg Hunt

03 Apr
A photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny at the Egg Hunt.

Children gather candy-filled eggs and meet the Easter Bunny on the South Park Boulevard, Saturday, April 3rd. A little rain in the morning didn’t deter a large crowd of parents and children with baskets and spring fever. At high noon, kids lined up excitedly on the sidewalk, whooping and shouting, until they were given the signal to dash across the […]

Audience Enjoys “Short & Sweet Playfest” at Hope Arts Center

28 Mar

Hope Arts Center at the Hope Lutheran Church in South Park hosted its first Short and Sweet PlayFest, March 26 and 27 to a very appreciative crowd. Six ten-minute plays written by local artists were performed on two nights, with awards presented after Saturday’s performances. The playlist included: Blue, by Shane Anderson (South Park Resident) Con\tact, by Katherine […]

Third Annual South Park Jazz and Arts Festival: September 26

28 Sep

Thanks to all who made this year’s Jazz and Arts Festival a big success! Thanks to lots of hard-working volunteers and a perfectly-timed break in the rain, we were once again able to enjoy some of the best music the area has to offer in the perfect outdoor setting. To find out where the Jazz […]

Shakespeare is Free (and fun) in South Park

20 Sep

September finds Shakespeare in South Park. Two years ago, the Bard of Avon was at the Gazebo with Much Ado About Nothing. Last year, he was in the South Park Green, with A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Fairies, Athenians and an enthusiastic crowd enjoyed the late summer weather in South Park Green, a cozy hillside park with […]