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Movie Night this Friday, February 17

Doors open at 6:00 pm with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy, and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Short movie hint: Who doesn’t love SpongeBob!

Feature movie hint: 2015 PG (1 hr 34 minutes). When Oh, a loveable misfit from another planet, lands on Earth and finds himself on the run from his own people, he forms an unlikely friendship with an adventurous girl named Tip who is on a quest of her own. Through a series of comic adventures with Tip, Oh comes to understand that being different and making mistakes is all part of being human. And while he changes her planet and she changes his world, they discover the true meaning of the word HOME.

With Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin, Jennifer Lopez

Art Lounge – this Friday, February 10

2017 brings new programming to the Highland Park Improvement Club!


HPIC ART LOUNGE

Art Class + community art lounge + HPIC bar

The 2nd Friday of each month, HPIC will open as the HPIC Art Lounge,
featuring a community art lounge, as well as rotating art classes showcasing
the talents of local neighborhood artists. Sign up for one of our classes (see
website for upcoming classes, pre-registration required), or bring your craft to
the Lounge where you can relax, connect with like-minded neighbors, and set
your imagination free. Let creativity and spirits flow freely @ HPIC.


Join us at the HPIC art lounge!

Friday, February 10
Class: Bottles & Brushes (Paint your Pet!) Register
Lounge opens at 7:00PM, 21 & over
Bring your yarn, sketchpad, paint & canvas, adult coloring book, art project, etc!


Corner Bar is back! this Friday, Feb 3

Friday, February 3 – doors open at 6pm.

Take a ride with Hot Rod, and DJ Dr Lehl.

Beverages Draft beer, wine, and HPIC Classic Cocktails! As always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed.

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

And Coming Up:
Wine Event Planning Kick-off Wednesday Feb 15. Email us if you’d like to help plan or volunteer for our 9th Annual Winetasting Fundraiser! It’s really fun and a great way to meet new friends in the neighborhood.

Saturday, January 28, 11am to 3pm: RainWise Work Party and Delridge Bus Triangle Workshop

Local activism! Saturday, January 28 – Learn about rain gardens and rain garden maintenance, get a free tree, and help plan the new Delridge Bus Triangle.

RainWise Maintenance Work Party and Tree Give-Away
with RainWise staff and DIRT Corps

11am – 3pm: take home up to four free yard trees
Starting at 11am: Guided rain garden pruning and plant care of the HPIC gardens
Starting at 12:30pm: Learn how to maintain your existing RainWise garden – take a tour/walking workshop around the HPIC building for tips on rain garden and cistern care.

Help plan the new Delridge Bus Triangle
with Westwood-Roxhill-Arbor Heights Community Council (WWRHAH)

9:45am: Doors open
10am – 12 noon: Triangle Bus Park Workshop
Community workshop details here: https://wwrhah.wordpress.com/2017/01/05/reimagining-the-south-delridge-triangle-bus-park-workshop/

Movie Night this Friday, January 20

Doors open at 6:00 pm with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy, and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Short movie hint: Our favorite curious monkey returns…

Feature movie hint: 2016 PG (1 hr 08 minutes). In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

And – Saturday January 28, 11am to 3pm. RainWise Maintenance Work Party and Tree Give-Away. More info to come!

Special New Years Eve Corner Bar – Saturday, December 31

Join us for our 8th Annual New Years Eve Celebration, including a special costume-party Corner Bar! Saturday, December 31 – starting at 6pm…until it’s 2017.

We encourage everyone to dress up or come in costume!

The Not-So-Silent Night Parade.
Assemble in the HPIC parking lot at 6pm. Bring noisemakers, flashlights, umbrellas – whatever is necessary! Parade starts when everyone is ready.

McTuff will play sets through the night, with DJ Evan and DJ Dr Lehl weaving dance tunes early and later. RL Carroll will be there to take your keepsake photos.

Get ready for 2017 with your friends and neighbors close to home!


Beverages – Draft beer, wine, special cocktail and champagneAs always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed.

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

Movie Night this friday, December 16

Doors open at 6:00 pm with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy, and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Short movie hint: Animation (25 min). Sid, Eddie and Crash get in trouble with Santa and have to get their names off of the naughty list.

Feature movie hint: This 1998 PG (1 hr 41 minutes) movie starring Michael Keaton is the tale of a man who’s trying to be a father, a husband, a breadwinner, and he’s trying to do what he loves to do. Ultimately he realizes that if you don’t pay attention to the people dearest in your life — your family — you could lose it all. Jack, an often-traveling blues musician, has spent little time with his son. He dies in a car accident and then realizes his mortal life mistake of not being there for his son. Then Jack “came to life one day” as a snowman to repair his lost time.

HPIC Corner Bar will heal your pain with DJ Dr. Lehl – This Friday Dec 2

DJ Dr Lehl will soothe your soul – you know you need it.

Beverages Draft beer, wine, and special cocktailAs always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed.

This month’s special cocktail – Group Therapy (seasonal).

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

Movie Night this Friday, November 18

Doors open at 6:00 pm with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy, and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Short movie hint: Squeal! Fun times with some animated animals!

Feature movie hint: This 2005 PG (1 hr 37 minutes) movie features a governess who uses magic to rein in the behavior of seven ne’er-do-well children in her charge.