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April 29th, 2020 | ATTENTION READERS
For up-to-date information, look for our e-blasts every Wednesday and check our social
(https://www.facebook.com/NorthParkMainStreetand website (www.northparkmainsteet.com) for information between newsletters.

North Park Pop Up Essentials Farmers' Market

North Park Thursday Market (modified) will return this Thursday in the form of a Pop Up Farmers Market for essential goods.

Classified by the State of California as an essential food service, the North Park Thursday Market will be re-open with strict safety protocols in place on Thursday April 30th from 3 pm to 6 pm. In compliance with state and local regulations our market will operate as a safe option for purchasing your essential grocery items.

Our team is prepared to take every precaution to ensure your safety. We ask that you come alone or be prepared to stand 6 feet away from your shopping partner while in line and while shopping. We will be enforcing social distancing with a full team of trained staff and volunteers.

Please be prepared to pick up your items and head out quickly. We want you to enjoy your experience but make it quick so other households have the chance to shop!

For a complete list of our new Thursday Market rules, visit The Farmers' Market web page and we hope to see you Thursday!

STAY UP TO DATE 

COVID-19 Public Health Announcements are available daily though the State, County and City of San Diego.

All announcements are available on Facebook Live Stream by visiting the Facebook page of each organization or through our local news networks.

California Governor | Gavin Newson - Noon, daily
County of San Diego | County Supervisor, Nathan Fletcher - 2:30PM daily
City of San Diego | Mayor, Kevin Faulconer - 4:30PM daily

Many of our restaurants are offering carry-out and delivery services, as well as curbside service in order to create social distance. Please continue to support your local businesses by using online delivery services, ordering carry-out, purchasing online gift cards and more.

CLICK HERE FOR PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS

Order Your Sign Now

North Park Main Street is sponsoring a program that will provide any currently operating NPMS business with a 24 x 36 sign that we will deliver and install on a pole near your business.  In order to qualify you must fill out the Business Operations Survey and you will receive an email to confirm your request.

Community Hero of the Week: F&F Properties Donates Thousands of Masks to Hospitals & Tenants

As many already know, there has been a major mask shortage at hospitals around the country, including the San Diego region. To help mitigate this problem, F&F Properties, a North Park property development and housing provider, purchased and donated over 2,000 KN95 masks to Scripps Mercy Hospital, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital, as well as the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department. The F&F Properties team has also made more than 10,000 disposable masks and sanitation kits available to all building tenants and both current and former staff, along with their families.

Additionally, in an effort to support both small businesses and first responders working the beaches, F&F Properties owner Dan Feder purchased over 100 meals to support struggling local restaurants and safely delivered them to police officers, lifeguards and other essential workers from Oceanside down to Imperial Beach.

“Just like other housing providers across the country, we’re doing what we can to give back to our own community,” said Feder. “I hope these small acts of kindness will inspire others to contribute as well.” Feder also wanted to thank his team, “I could not do any of this without the F&F Properties team, I’m proud to say I work with the most thoughtful and empathetic people.”

WE APPRECIATE YOU F&F PROPERTIES.

North Park Main Street wants to recognize our local community heroes who are doing their part in helping slow the spread of Covid-19, or who are making extra efforts to support our essential healthcare workers during this time. Use this form to nominate a local business to be the community hero of the week, and tell us why you think they should be recognized. Each week, we'll choose one business to feature in our newsletter!

CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE A BUSINESS

Stay Fit: Gift A Free Week of Pilgrimage of the Heart Yoga 

Make a loved one’s day by gifting one FREE week of Live Stream yoga and meditation classes to your friends, family, and anyone else who would like to try out

Link for 1 FREE Week

For brand new students, filling out the form on the linked page will automatically create a MindBody account for them. If your friend has been to Pilgrimage of the Heart before, they can still take advantage of this offer. After clicking on "Sign me up for one FREE week!" they'll click "Log in with existing account" on the next screen. Here, they'll enter their existing MindBody login and can then claim this offer.

If you have any questions about this offer please email: info@pilgrimageyoga.com. For a complete list of North Park businesses offering any type of online class, activity or program including workouts, art classes, and even wine-tastings, view our Open Business List on our Explore North Park website and Facebook page.

Hello Birdie's New Online Store

Have you been looking to take the salon experience home? Hello Birdie has just the thing to hold you over until you can visit the salon again. Enjoy a selection of your fave beauty and self care items delivered right to your door!

Hello Birdie is also offering 40% OFF a full lash set for when customers return! To redeem, use the promo code 'Lashes4birdies' in the comments section of your online booking. Limited to the first 4 weeks after official reopen. Current tentative reopen date May 15th (possible push back to June 1st).

Splash Wine Lounge: The Science of Wine & Chocolate

Do you miss grabbing a glass of wine during happy hour with your friends? Well now you can do it virtually all while gaining some very valuable knowledge. Beginning at 5pm TONIGHT, Splash Wine Lounge and Sofia Mendez will be discussing the science of wine and chocolate during a presentation-style Happy Hour! So grab a glass of wine (or two) and possibly a notebook –– this class is going to be loaded with information to expand your love for, and knowledge of, wine and chocolate.

To join, click the Zoom link here at 5pm

NORTH PARK MAIN STREET NEEDS YOUR HELP.

As Covid-19 impacts our community, it is crucial that North Park Main Street collects data to assist our efforts in bringing resources and funding to businesses like yours. Please take 5 minutes to fill out this survey that will provide valuable information on the current and future plans for your business. We appreciate your help.

COMPLETE THE SURVEY

CLICK HERE TO VISIT NORTH PARK MAIN STREET'S  INFORMATION AND RESOURCES PAGE

OTHER IMPORTANT RESOURCES:

VISIT THE CITY OF SAN DIEGO'S CORONAVIRUS  INFORMATION PAGE
The City of San Diego is taking measures in consultation with, and at the direction of, County public health officials to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. 
(READ MORE)

ASSISTANCE FROM THE SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
CLICK HERE to apply for disaster loan assistance.

ARE YOU AN ESSENTIAL CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE WORKER?
On March 19, 2020, Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-33-20 directing all residents immediately to heed current State public health directives to stay home, except as needed to maintain continuity of operations of essential critical infrastructure sectors and additional sectors as the State Public Health Officer may designate as critical to protect health and well-being of all Californians. (READ MORE)
ABOUT NORTH PARK MAIN STREET (NPMS)

NPMS works to promote development that supports arts, culture, entertainment, and the historical integrity of North Park while creating a pedestrian-friendly destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment that supports our local businesses.

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