See you Saturday

Reminder + events + more We have several events happening this month and wanted to remind you that everyone is invited.  The WCHA Annual Antique Auction and Fundraiser is less than a week away and we are all very excited. We hope you bring your favorite dish to share during the potluck and also bring a few extra dollars to spend at this wonderful party at the Historic Bembridg...
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June Events

For even MORE Downtown Events visit: http://www.downtownlongbeach.org/upcoming-events Downtown Developments Check out these headlines: Meeker-Baker Renovation Begins With Groundbreaking Ceremony - http://www.lbpost.com/business/2000002303-groundbreaking-on-meeker-baker-renovation-begins#.UZ28_6Lrz3M Imprint Hopes to Make a Lasting Impression on City - http://lbbusinessj...
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April Events

|  April  | Save the dates:  June 18, September 18, and December 17 6-7 pm Willmore City & West End Code Enforcement Meeting Drake Park - 951 Maine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813 This meeting gives neighbors a platform to report code violations they observe occurring in the Willmore City / Drake Park Historic District and the West End neighborhoods with a City of Long B...
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March Willmore Enterprise + Events

Happy March neighbors.  We hope you are all basking in the beautiful weather we are experiencing.  There are several exciting events happening in and around the neighborhood in the coming weeks.  We hope you and yours will join us this Spring. Make sure to check to check out the latest WCHA Newsletter, the award winning Willmore Enterprise:   http://willmorecity.org/wp-conte...
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Big news + many happenings in February!

Announcements   Willmore City Enterprise View the February WCHA Newsletter, the award winning Willmore City Enterprise:  http://willmorecity.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/February-2013.pdf.  WCHA will send you a hard copy of next months Willmore Enterprise in the mail.  Email your mailing address information to neighbors@willmorecity.org.   WCHA Board + Elections ...
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January Events

_____________________________ January ______________________________ Code Enforcement Meeting This meeting gives neighbors a platform to report code violations they observe occurring in the Willmore City / Drake Park Historic District and the West End neighborhoods with a City of Long Beach Code Enforcement representative.  To learn more about the City's Code Enforcem...
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Events in December

Happy Holiday's neighbors and friends.  Hopefully you and yours will be able to join us this season for Winter in Willmore and the Annual Holiday Potluck.  Included in this email are a listing of several events happening in and around the Willmore City Historic District of Downtown Long Beach. Make sure to check to check out the latest WCHA Newsletter, the award winning Willmo...
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November in Willmore

Happy November neighbors.  There are several exciting events happening in and around the neighborhood in the coming weeks.  We hope you and yours will join us this holiday season. Make sure to check to check out the latest WCHA Newsletter, the award winning Willmore Enterprise:   http://willmorecity.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/November-2012.pdf.   Send your address informat...
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Events in October

Happy October neighbors.  Make sure to check to check out the latest WCHA Newsletter, the award winning Willmore Enterprise:   http://willmorecity.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/October-2012.pdf.   Send your address information to  neighbors@willmorecity.org and we will send you a copy of next months Willmore Enterprise in the mail. ______________________________ Monthly Me...
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Happy Labor Day and Thanks for a Great Summer!

As summer soon ends and the kids start returning to school we wanted to thank all of you for making the past few months in Willmore oh so GREAT!   Thank you to everyone, community partners and supporters who came to celebrate the completion of the installation and restoration of the Jergins Trust Pillars in the Willmore Heritage Garden. We owe a debt to many, many people for...
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Events this Summer

_____________________________ Summer ______________________________ Code Enforcement Meeting This meeting gives neighbors a platform to report code violations they observe occurring in the Willmore City / Drake Park Historic District and the West End neighborhoods with a City of Long Beach Code Enforcement representative.  To learn more about the City's Code Enforceme...
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Jergins Pillar Project Ground Breaking Ceremony

Join the WCHA at The Willmore Heritage Garden (West 7th and Maine Avenue) as we watch the ground breaking for the Jergins Pillar Project on June 18, beginning at 8:00 a.m.!  Impressively huge machinery will be creating 22’ deep holes for the support of the 15’ tall restored Jergins Trust Building historic elements.  Drop by during the next week to see the progress.  The pillars...
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June events in Willmore City Historic District

_____________________________ June ______________________________ Code Enforcement Meeting This meeting gives neighbors a platform to report code violations they observe occurring in the Willmore City / Drake Park Historic District and the West End neighborhoods with a City of Long Beach Code Enforcement representative.  To learn more about the City's Code Enforcement...
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Update to May WCHA events & a save the date reminder!

Thanks to all who participated in this years May Day Festival at Drake Park.  The day was a great success enjoyed by so many wonderful neighbors and community groups. The WCHA Board would also like to thank President Emeritus Amy Peters and the entire Willmore City Courts and Ways Committee for the initial survey work they completed in 201o to create the Courts & Ways Impr...
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May Events in Willmore City Historic District

______________________________ May Day Festival in Drake Park On Saturday, May 5, 2012 1:00pm - 4:00pm  will be the annual May Day Festival in Drake Park celebration.  This event brings Willmore City Historic District residents, friends from throughout Long Beach, and various community groups together to enjoy a fantastic Long Beach afternoon in the park. In honor of...
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April in Willmore City Historic District

_____________________________ April ______________________________ Code Enforcement Meeting This meeting gives neighbors a platform to report code violations they observe occurring in the Willmore City / Drake Park Historic District and the West End neighborhoods with a City of Long Beach Code Enforcement representative.  To learn more about the City's Code Enforcemen...
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March meetings THIS TUESDAY & Let’s Move LB!

We look forward to seeing you this Tuesday evening at Drake Park.  Below you will find meeting topics and information about Let's Move LB happening this Saturday at 6th & Pine Avenue. ______________________________ Code Enforcement Meeting This meeting gives neighbors a platform to report code violations they observe occurring in the Willmore City / Drake Park Histor...
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Downtown Plan Appreciation Night

The DLBA and Gladstone’s would like to invite you to an evening of food and drinks in appreciation for all of your dedication and hard work in supporting the approval of the Downtown Plan. Please rsvp to vanessam@dlba.org to save your place at this event. Gladstone’s (330 South Pine Ave) on Tuesday, January 31, 2012 from 6 to 9 p.m. They would like to officially thank the co...
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Tuesday @ 6PM: The Downtown Plan goes before the City Council

Tuesday @ 6PM: The Downtown Plan goes before the City Council Where? City Council Chambers - 333 West Ocean Blvd. When? Tuesday, January 10th at 6PM  (not 5PM as previously emailed) How to help? Attend. Speak to your love of downtown and the desire to see it progress. This is the final push!  So many of us have participated in round-table discussions over t...
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Winter in Willmore + so much more!

We hope you and yours will join us for these wonderful holiday events happening around the neighborhood this month. _____________________________ December ______________________________ Victorian Christmas at the Historic Bembridge House  Leap back more than a century and experience a family style celebration in the lovingly decorated historic house.  Visit Tuesday’s...
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Thank you…

Happy Thanksgiving Willmore friend & neighbor As the holiday season is upon us, and this is the time to give thanks, we wanted to thank you for your support and interest in our pocket of Long Beach.  There are several events happening in around Willmore in December to celebrate the holiday's, we hope you and yours will attend.  Please have a wonderful Thanksgiving with you...
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Holiday Decorating at the Bembridge House this Saturday!

Holiday Decorating at the Bembridge House this Saturday! Get into the holiday spirit this Saturday, November 19, 2011 from 9am -2pm as Willmore residents gather to decorate the Bembridge House exterior.  Have a joyous time preparing  for the Victorian Christmas at the Historic Bembridge House with your friends and neighbors.  It's also a wonderful opportunity for LBUSD High Sc...
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Tonight: Let’s Talk PORT!

Let's Talk PORT! The Let's Talk Port workshop is an informal neighborhood get-together's to talk about our Port of Long Beach!  Share your experiences, visions for the future, and discuss how we can continue to be good neighbors.  Wednesday, November 16 Long Beach Main Library, 101 Pacific Ave., Long Beach, 90822, from 7 to 8 p.m.  Translation services in Spanish will be av...
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November Events: Two Commissions, a planting day, two meetings, and training!

Here are a few events happening in and around Willmore this month.  We encourage you all to attend the Planning Commission Hearing this Thursday where the Downtown Plan will be discussed.  Additional information below.  Cheers! ______________________________ Call to Action November 10 - DOWNTOWN PLAN Dear Willmore Neighbors and Friends, The Downtown Plan a...
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