Welcome to the
Boulevard Oaks Civic Association


Boulevard Oaks Civic Association
P.O. Box 540331
Houston, Texas 77254
Voice: (713) 528-2622

E-mail: info@boulevardoaks.org








Invites You To The
Annual 4th of July Extravaganza
Sunday, July 4, 2007 from 6:00 - 9:00 P.M.
1700 Block of North Boulevard
Dress in red, white, and blue, and bring a dish to share!

Decorate your bikes, trikes, wagons, strollers, wheelchairs, and YOURSELVES for the parade. Come and sing patriotic songs, dance the Hokey-Pokey, and eat fried chicken and home-cooked prize-winning salads, vegetables, breads and desserts. (Please put your name on your dish. Serving utensils provided.) All participants, including sponsors and their guests, are asked to bring a LARGE dish to share with others. It may win a ribbon in the food-judging contest. Dinner and dancing in the street will follow. The Splash Band will be playing your favorite tunes including the Bunny Hop & Cotton-Eyed Joe. All Boulevard Oaks residents are welcome!

DONATIONS appreciated. Checks should be made out to BOCA, (please memo 4th of July) and mailed to P.O. Box 540331, Houston, TX 77254. Sponsors' names will be published in the next newsletter. (Please note how you want your names to be listed, i.e. "The Adams Family," "Abigail & John Adams," etc. Many thanks to those of you who have already become sponsors of this not-to-bemissed event. We couldn't do it without you! For more info, or to volunteer, call Scott & Robin Reamer at 713-822-7524 or call BOCA at 713- 528-BOCA (2622).

GUESTS Though this event is free to residents, it is BOCA's only major fundraiser other than membership. The party is underwritten by sponsors and only sponsors may bring guests. Sponsorship levels are:
Continental Congress $100 & up
Sons & Daughters of Liberty $50 & up
Minutemen & Women $25 & up
Continental Congress may bring three (3) guest families to the party, Sons & Daughters of Liberty may bring two (2) guest families, and Minutemen & Women may bring one (1) guest family.

Join us also for the SETUP PARTY Saturday, July 3 @ 6:00 p.m. FREE BEER & FOOD for WORKERS Thanks to Picnic and Rob & Sara Cromie for providing yummy sandwiches & treats!

TAKE-DOWN PARTY Monday, July 5 @ 9:00 a.m. Great coffee & pastries!

VOLUNTEERS needed to help decorate and to lead children's games and activities. We also need help at the party monitoring the beer and wine (an adult-only responsibility), tending the food tables, and fighting off the hungry mob during the food judging (sticks will be provided). To volunteer, call 713-822-7524.

Ice chests, large and small are needed. If you can loan one, please drop it in the driveway at 1720 North Blvd. by Saturday, July 3.

Leftover dishes and lost & found will be on the front porch at 1720 North Blvd. for a few days after the event.