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

 

 

 

 

 

 

The annual 4th of July Extravaganza
Thursday, July 4, 2013
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
1700 Block of North Blvd.


Dress in red, white, & blue, and bring a dish to share! Decorate your bikes, trikes, wagons, strollers 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. 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 Kimberly McCarver Band will be playing their original and delightful fusion of
country, rock, and bluegrass. We'll also be dancing the Hokey Pokey & Cotton-Eyed Joe.

Join us also for the:


SETUP PARTY
Wednesday, July 3 @ 6:00 p.m.
FREE BEER & FOOD for WORKERS
Thanks to Rob & Sara Cromie and PICNIC for providing yummy sandwiches!


TAKE-DOWN PARTY
Friday, July 5 @ 6:00 p.m.
MORE FREE BEER & FOOD for WORKERS


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


Ice chests (large & small) and 3-5 gallon water coolers are needed. If you can loan one, please drop it in the
driveway at 1720 North Blvd., Tuesday, July 3.


Leftover dishes and lost & found will be on the front porch at 1720 North Blvd. for a few days. Please put your name
on your dish. Serving pieces provided


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: $25, $50 and $100. Checks
should be made out to BOCA, (please memo 4th of July) and mailed to P.O. Box 540331, Houston, Texas, 77254.
Sponsors' names will be published in the next newsletter. (Please note how you want your names to be listed, i.e. "The
Doe Family", John & Jane Doe", etc. For more info or to volunteer, call Donna Yanowski at (713) 524-3542 or send
a message to dyanowski@aol.com.