POOP (Pets of Oakhurst Park); KOOP (Kids of Oakhurst Park); & FOOP (Friends of Oakhurst Park) stole the show at the 1st Annual River East Mardi Gras parade with their kids, cars, friends, and floats! Thanks River East for having such a fun event showcasing all the great businesses and organizations of our Riverside community. Thank you Elida Flores for chairing FOOP's entry for this community event. Thank you Layla Zepeda for being the FOOP 'POOP' mascot and thanks River East for inviting FOOP to drive the parade's Grand Marshal, CFW Councilwoman Ann Zadeh! Thank you Julia & Johnathan Marut, Betsy & Spencer Hedden, Tim & Sheri Meyers, Yoyi Martinez, Danny & Jeanette Zepeda, Linda Porterfield, Stefanie Delasandro, Sonia, Kylie, Caitlyn, Mari, Alexa, Wesley, Carlos, and all "friends' of Oakhurst Park for your participation and contributions that helped make the parade unforgettable!!!! See Ya in the Park... FOOP Board of Directors! (FOOP is the "worker bee" service organization which takes care of Oakhurst Park! We work hard to make Oakhurst Park a well maintained and beautiful green space for neighborhood events and for kids and pets toplay! FOOP is Fun! Help FOOP take care of Oakhurst Park!
So many among us have been blessed with good health and good fortune. In this season of caring, the members of Friends of Oakhurst Park (FOOP) would like to give back to the vulnerable among us by collecting items for the disabled of our community.
We are honored to partner with our neighbor, Yoyi Martinez, by sponsoring a “gift box” in Oakhurst Park, Sat. 12/2 & Sun. 12/3, 10:00am to 5:00pm benefiting EXPANCO.
Help make EVERYONE’S holiday brighter by donating NEW unwrapped: men’s & women’s gloves, white socks, hats, shampoo, deodorant, coloring books, toothbrush kits (“Dr. Fresh - $1 @ Dollar Tree), white handkerchiefs, key chains, hair combs, hair brushes, Kleenex, sanitary wipes, etc.
****EXPANCO is a reputable 30 year old organization which trains and employs disabled adults. Former FW City Council Member Danny Scarth, who is physically challenged himself, and who personally knows the challenges of disabled, sits on the Board of the amazing organization. www.expanco.com
****FRIENDS OF OAKHURST PARK (FOOP) is our neighborhood service organization with the mission to maintain, protect, & preserve Oakhurst Park for future generations. www.friendsofoakhurstpark.org
Thanks so much to everyone who came out to celebrate the new combination fountain in the park and the second birthday of Friends of Oakhurst Park (FOOP)!
Please share your pictures with us at firstname.lastname@example.org and on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/FriendsofOakhurstPark/.
Bring your "fur baby" and the kiddos and come celebrate Oakhurst Park's new drinking fountain with PET and ADA accessibility and FOOP's 2nd Birthday! Meet "LUCA" the FWPD 2017 National Hero Dog finalist and "HENRY" the City of Fort Worth Animal Control Mascot! Get your and your "fur baby's" photo made for FOOP's website! Play in the park! Enjoy kids crafts! Paint "Oakhurst Park Rocks"! Visit with friends and neighbors and eat a slice of FOOP's birthday cake! See ya in the park!
FOOP FAMILY PLAY DATE in Oakhurst Park was ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS!!!
Simply said – FRIENDS OF OAKHURST PARK (FOOP) FAMILES ARE FABULOUS!!! On July 28, 2017, even 103 degree temperatures and sweltering humidity could not keep many of them from enjoying KONA ICE and the fun of FOOP FAMILY PLAY DATE in Oakhurst Park!
Babies in buggies, puppies, the young, and the old - all gathered in Oakhurst Park to kick of the “FOOP PLAY DATES IN THE PARK” series. The series was created by FOOP Board member Julia Marut and is scheduled for 10:00am on 1st Saturday of each month beginning August 5th. Families are invited to come to the park, meet each other, and make friends and memories to last a lifetime.
Our “FABULOUS FOOP FAMILIES” love Oakhurst Park and dedicate their time, energy, and resources to keeping the grass green and flowers blooming! FOOP Families know “Oakhurst Park is the heart of our neighborhood and is the place that makes Oakhurst special!"