Update on Balboa Park Pool

Hoodline published this update on the state of the still-unfinished Balboa Park Pool:

“Nearly a year after planned reopening, Balboa Park Pool remains shuttered”

“We determined that it was better to invest in a new, higher-performing and fully warrantied window system,”  Tamara Aparton [of SF Rec & Parks] explained, noting that the delays experienced due to the window replacement were concurrent to the utility delays. We are making good progress on other aspects of the work on the interior and exterior,” she added. According to updates posted on the pool’s website, a mural by Jason Jägel was completed inside the building in June.

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An architectural rendering of the new pool, from a community presentation in May 2015. | Images: SF Rec & Park VIA HOODLINE

Sat Sept 29: ‘Family Wealth Forum’ — free event for family financial planning

From the SF Office of the Assessor-Recorder. This popular and well-received forum regularly provides free help in financial planning to SF families, this time with a special workshop on safeguarding against elder financial abuse. 

In September, Assessor Carmen Chu is bringing back by popular demand her Office’s community event to help San Francisco families build their financial futures, the Family Wealth Workshop. [More information below image.]

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Ocean Ave Arts Bazaar at Unity Plaza

Shop for handmade items from local artists at the Ocean Avenue Arts Bazaar at Unity Plaza on Saturday, July 21 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Ocean Avenue Arts Bazaar is a collaboration between Ocean Avenue Association, OMI Community Participation Project, the SF Arts Commission, the office of District 7 Supervisor Norman Yee, and the Office of Economic and Workforce Development.​

[Also: Read about another Saturday local event in Sunnyside here.]

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