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MEETINGS:

When:

Every Tuesday 5:00 – 6:30 pm

*If the Portage, Wisconsin Schools are closed or released early the PFSP meeting will be canceled and announced on our facebook.com/portageskatepark page as canceled or with a new meeting location as soon as possible* Cancelations and Closings can be found at this link http://www.wkow.com/category/176140/closingscancellations

Where:   The Gerstenkorn Administration Building – Room 20 305 East Slifer Street Portage WI 53901

What we do: –    Answer your questions.

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Discuss where we are in our planning and fundraising stages

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Brainstorm and talk about what’s working and what isn’t

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New people bring new ideas and insights so everyone is welcome to attend a meeting

 

We also have shirts & wristbands and other items for sale.

Want to Volunteer?  Contact us at portageskatepark@gmail.com

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Pop to Win on Valentines day “Sunday February 14th” 11-8pm at Papa Murphy's Portage $5 donation gets you a chance to win 1 of many prizes including Jump time at Knuckle Heads in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.

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Papa Murphy's of Portage and the Portage Family Skate park are teaming up for a March Madness fundraiser. During the month of March every Monday 10% of the net sales will be donated to the @portagesk8park.

What a slam dunk!!!

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Join the Portage Family Skatepark at Walsh’s Ace Hardware & Rental of Portage April 23rd Sunday from open till close for all the fixings. We will be hosting a brat hut with all the fixings and that includes all sorts of Ace deals outside and inside. Lots of specials from tools to everything you need for that special project your looking to tackle.

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Date-Monday, May 30th, Monday June 20th, Monday July 25th, Monday Aug 22nd and Monday, Sept 19th Times - 10-2 pm Location-Pierces Market Place Portage.

 

Don't forget our Saturday dates July 23rd and September 17th 10-2 pm

 

 

Address: 2915 New Pinery Rd, Portage, WI 53901

Phone: (608) 742-2386(608) 742-2386

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Come Join the #PFSP for brats and hot dogs and so much more at this years Portage, Wisconsin Citywide Flea Market. Dates will be June 11, July 16,  Aug 13 all 9-3 pm. All will be held at the Fairgrounds starting with building #6 and filling out from there! More details can be found at https://www.facebook.com/Portage-Annual-City-Flea-Market-100151216723675/?fref=ts

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Levee Cruise September 10th Saturday 10 am.

See last years at http://portageskatepark.org/2015/09/07/portage-family-skate-park-levee-cruise-2015-recap/

 

Details can be found at http://portageskatepark.org/2015/11/11/2016-portage-family-skate-park-levee-cruise/

We are having fun bringing people together for the 4th Annual Levee Cruise.  The Levee Cruise is a local skateboarding event with the charm of historic Portage and state-wide recognition!  Cruise together on the scenic levee trail, enjoy local musicians, engage with keynote speakers, and picnic at Riverside Park.  This event is for skateboard and longboards only.  Helmets are required.  The cost to register is $20; Free T-shirt with pre-registration.  The city of Portage is causing together for a better future and we want you! 
Email for more information.Jared@activatechurch.tvLinks for more information.http://business.portagewi.com/events/details/portage-family-skateboard-levee-cruise-13254http://www.travelwisconsin.com/events/adventure-sports/portage-family-skateboard-levee-cruise-67560 
DateSaturday, September 10, 2015 
Time 10 am Sharp

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Family Night Trick or Treat 2016

Date and Time TBA but one thing we do know is the location will be 4 times as big as last year!!!!

See last years at http://portageskatepark.org/2015/11/02/brave-at-the-pfsp-family-trick-or-treat-night/

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PFSP Gear for Sale in stores now!

 You can now get all your Portage Family Skate Park Project gear at Prairie Flowers Beads 210 West Cook Street Portage, Wisconsin 53901 .

Stop in or call and don't for get to ask about upcoming events.  http://prairieflowerbeads.com/ We have Shirts ONLY $10 or 2 for $15 also Wristbands for ONLY $2.00. Take a look at the Limited Edition PFSP deckstool.com Stool …

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Is my (grand)child old enough to skateboard?

Is my (grand)child old enough to skateboard?

I remember wondering this when my first grandson came home with skateboarding gear after visiting an uncle.  To me, skateboarding seemed risky and dangerous.  But as I watched him putting on his knee pads and helmet like a pro and say with a smile from ear to ear 'Watch me Grandma!' and sail down the driveway and sidewalk (they have …

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Brick Fundraiser!

Download yours today and help us build a skate park for tomorrow. 

http://portageskatepark.org/2013/08/09/pfps-brick-fundraiser/

 

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Make donations payable to: Kiwanis
Memo: Portage Family Skatepark Project 
Mail to:
c/o Rita: Portage Skatepark,
Prairie Flower Beads,
210 W Cook Street, Portage, WI 53901

 

THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING

THE

PORTAGE FAMILY SKATEPARK PROJECT!

 

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"No child left inside"  Mayor William Tierney Portage, Wisconsin

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What kind of future is there for Skateboarders anyway?

What kind of future is there for Skateboarders anyway?

There are many people who base a lot of their decisions on academics so I decided to do a search on skateboarders with college degrees.  I searched several sights – and found skateboarders who had earned degrees in Psychology, Chemistry, English, Business, Anthropology, Creative Writing, So what kind of future is there for a skateboarder?  Whatever kind of future the …

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Is skateboarding a bad influence?

Is skateboarding a bad influence?

The following is an article written by Steve Cave.  Steve is a professional skateboard instructor who has been teaching through skate clubs, books, websites and magazines.  He has given us permission to quote parts of his answer to this question in our website, newsletter and flyer. Question:  Is skateboarding a bad influence? "A young skater named Noah wrote and told …

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Why Would Your Business Want to Team Up in Fundraising with and for The Portage Family Skate Park?

Why Would Your Business Want to Team Up in Fundraising with and for The Portage Family Skate Park?

Why indeed would your business want to Team Up with The Portage Family Skate Park Fundraising Efforts? 1.  Did you know that Restaurant Business is shown to increase by anywhere from 4% to 8% in communities where Skate Parks exist?   What is your daily, weekly, monthly, annual income? 2.  Did you know that Retail Business is also shown to increase? …

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