Mini Park To Get Big Renovation

In this week’s newsletter, we detail the plan to renovate one of the neighborhood's mini parks and more.


In this week’s newsletter, we detail the plan to renovate one of the neighborhood's mini parks, and then:

  • City College gets an interim chancellor
  • Construction begins on Frida Kahlo Way
  • We talk to Michael Lai, District 11 supervisor candidate
  • Events Around the Neighborhood
  • Worth Reading

editor Anne Marie Kristoff

Randolph And Bright Mini Park Is Getting a Much-Needed Renovation

Feedback is being collected from the public about what the renovated mini park should look like until June 14.
By Anne Marie Kristoff

Q&A: District 11 Supervisor Candidate Michael Lai Talks About His Campaign

By Anne Marie Kristoff

City College of San Francisco Taps Mitchell Bailey As Interim Chancellor

By Anne Marie Kristoff

Frida Kahlo Way Project Construction Begins

By Jerold Chinn

In Case You Missed It

Events Around the Neighborhood

  • Allison Smith Gallery Opening Reception
    WHAT: Local artist Allison Smith and the Ocean Avenue Association is hosting an opening reception of Smith’s art along with Matthew Smith and other guest artists.
    WHERE: Ocean Avenue Association, 1720 Ocean Ave.
    WHEN: Friday, May 24, 2024, from 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Chow Fun Community Kick Off
    WHAT: In commemoration of AAPI Heritage Month, CHOW FUN is hosting eight days of culinary experiences and events along the Mission Street, Ocean Avenue and Geneva Avenue corridor for patrons to enjoy the different cultural offerings of the neighborhood.
    WHERE: Excelsior Branch Library, 4400 Mission St.
    WHEN: Saturday, May 25, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Henna Booth Pop-Up
    WHAT: San Francisco Public Library’s Ocean View Branch is hosting an opportunity for kids ages 5 and older to receive henna by local artist Jen in celebration of Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.
    WHERE:  Ocean View Library, 345 Randolph St.
    WHEN: Saturday, May 25, 2024, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. 
  • Utility Box Painting Opportunity
    WHAT: Join artist Mike Ritch and Friends of Lakeside Village to paint utility boxes at St. Francis Circle and sign-up via link.
    WHERE: St. Francis Circle, Sloat Boulevard and West Portal Avenue
    WHEN: Sunday, May 26, 2024, from 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Right to the City and Generational Wealth for BIPOC residents
    WHAT: The Council of Community Housing Organizations is hosting a workshop to explore strategies and resources to sustain and strengthen BIPOC homeowners’ generational wealth.
    WHERE: Temple United Methodist Church, 1111 Junipero Serra Blvd.
    WHEN: Saturday, May 25, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Disclaimer: Always double-check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change and errors occur.

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