Something to remember, as we enter a new year: Yesterday's history, Tomorrow is a mystery and Today is a gift, that's why it is called "the present". [Via]

Monday, August 2, 2010

National Night Out in the Prescott Neighborhood

The Prescott neighborhood will be celebrating the 27th annual National Night Out! Last year's National Night Out campaign involved citizens, law enforcement agencies, civic groups, businesses, neighborhood organizations and local officials from over 15,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases worldwide. In all, over 36 million people participated in National Night Out 2009.

Come help build a stronger, safer community by attending the annual National Night Out at Central Station.

Please join us AUGUST 3RD, 2010 BETWEEN 6 AND 9 P.M., 14th Street between Frontage Road and Wood Street

Meet your neighbors and enjoy delicious BBQ'd food, drink, entertainment and activities for the kids and adults.

  • Dance to the music of a DJ

  • Bouncey House for the Kids

  • Aerial Performance by Circus Performer at 7:15

    • Local Businesses supporting this event including: 99 Cent Store, California Waste Solution, Mandela Foods, and Rebuilding Together Oakland. We are expecting visits from Local Police and Fire



      On the evening of August 3, the road that passes from Frontage Road through Zephyr Gate to Wood and Pine Streets WILL BE BLOCKED OFF. Residents of Zephyr Gate will need to access their garages from Wood and Pine Streets.

      Residents of Ironhorse and the Pacific Cannery Lofts WILL have access to their garages from Frontage Road. Please plan your travel accordingly for this evening.

      Other notable NNO events held at the following locations:
      • 12th Street and Campbell Street
      • 10th Street and Center Street
      • 3rd Street and Center Street