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San Mateo County calendar of events
July 27, 2013, 05:00 AM

SATURDAY, JULY 27

Burlingame walking tour. Meet at Burlingame’s historic train station for a three-block walking tour of downtown. Free. For more information call 348-2614 or email MsJGarrison@aol.com.

San Bruno American Legion Post No. 409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post No. 409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Art on the Square. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to http://www.redwoodcity.org.

Bluesfest. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. There will be music, food and a family area with an arcade for children. Free admission. For more information call 556-1650, ext. 11.

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. All proceeds benefit the Belmont Library. Prices vary. For more information call 592-5650 or go to www.thefobl.org.

Millbrae Library Chinese Book Club. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. Lecture on the second Sino-Japanese War and how it started with Ruan Da-ren, historian, in Mandarin Chinese. For more information call 697-7607.

Curious Maps of Impossible Places. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Peninsula Art Institute, 1777 California Drive, Burlingame. The exhibit will showcase abstract paintings and prints by resident artist Neil Murphy and will run from July 21 to Sept. 15. The reception coincides with the opening reception for a new exhibit at the Peninsula Museum of Art (in the same building complex). Free. For more information go to www.peninsulaartinstitute.org.

Sculpture by Helen Morrison and ‘Meditations’ by Sim Van der Ryn Reception. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Peninsula Museum of Art, 1777 California Drive, Burlingame. The exhibitions will be open through Oct. 6 during museum hours. Free. For more information call 692-2101 or go to peninsulamuseum.org.

How to Transform All Aspects of Your Life with Master Shu Chin. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. 1717 Laurel St., Suite A, San Carlos. Master Shu-Chin Hsu will teach soul healing. Free. For more information or to register go to https://www.drsha.com/event/sht-july27/.

Eric Van James Trio. 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sam’s Chowder House, 4210 N. Cabrillo Highway, Half Moon Bay. No cover charge. For more information call 712-0245.

Wild Things, Inc. 2 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Experience live wild animals at the library. For more information call 591-8286.

Financial Workshops by the Salvation Army and Wells Fargo. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 409 S. Spruce Ave., South San Francisco. Free. For more information contact laine.hendricks@usw.salvationarmy.org.

Elvis Show and Dance Party with ‘Manny.’ 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. Includes light snacks and cash bar. $12 in advance, $15 at the door. For more information call 616-7150.

Legally Blonde the Musical. 7:30 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Tickets are available at pytnet.org and may also be ordered through the Mountain View Center ticket office. $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and children under 12, $7 per person for groups of 10 or more. For more information and for tickets call 903-6000.

Benefit for the Fisher House with Mick & The Big Dawg Patriots. 8 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $17. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

Coastal Rep Presents ‘HAIR.’ 8 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

‘Becky’s New Car.’ 8 p.m. Dragon Productions Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. The show will run through Aug. 4 and is rated PG-13 for the occasional use of profanity. $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. For more information go to www.dragonproductions.net.

SUNDAY, JULY 28

Annual Pancake Breakfast and Plant Sale. 8:30 a.m. to Noon. Mission Blue Nursery, 3401 Bayshore Blvd., Brisbane. Come enjoy an outdoor breakfast and plant sale with lots of raffle prizes and plenty of plants for sale. Proceeds benefit San Bruno Mountain Watch. $10 for adults, $5 for children. For more information call (415) 467-6631.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Art on the Square. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to http://www.redwoodcity.org.

Bluesfest. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. There will be music, food and a family area with an arcade for children. Free admission. For more information call 556-1650, ext. 11.

Buy one, get one free at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. All proceeds benefit the Belmont Library. Prices vary. For more information call 592-5650 or go to www.thefobl.org.

Last Sunday Ballroom Tea Dance with the Bob Gutierrez Band. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. $5. For more information call 616-7150.

Summer Concert. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Washington Park, Burlingame, on the Recreation Center Patio. Free entertainment and fitness demos.

‘Blue’ Belmont Summer Concert. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Twin Pines Meadow, Belmont. Concert will feature California good time music. Admission is free and refreshments will be sold. For more information call 595-7441.

Legally Blonde the Musical. 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Tickets are available at pytnet.org and may also be ordered through the Mountain View Center ticket office. $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and children under 12, $7 per person for groups of 10 or more. For more information and for tickets call 903-6000.

Coastal Rep Presents ‘HAIR.’ 2 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

Becky’s New Car. 2 p.m. Dragon Productions Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. The show will run through Aug. 4 and is rated PG-13 for the occasional use of profanity. A talkback with the director and cast will follow the show. $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. For more information go to www.dragonproductions.net.

MONDAY, JULY 29

Mock SAT Test for High School Students. 8:30 a.m. San Mateo High School, 506 N. Delaware St., San Mateo. Free. For more information call 579-6180.

Silverado Senior Living Presents ‘The Stanford Speaker Series:’ Sexuality and Dementia Patients. 10:30 a.m. to noon. The library at Silverado Belmont Hills, 1301 Ralston Ave., Belmont.

Summer Enrichment Series: Cooking Week. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. This event will run until July 31. Registration is required. For more information and to register call 591-8286.

TUESDAY, JULY 30

Pets in Need Fundraiser and Adoption Event. Zoom Room Belmont, 1412 El Camino Real, Belmont. $10 per dog. All proceeds and 10 percent of Zoom Room’s retail sales benefit this rescue. For more information and to RSVP go to www.zoomroom.me/pets.

Employment Roundtable. 10 a.m. to noon. 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Free. For more information email rkutler@redwoodcity.org.

Spirit of the Rain Forest. 2 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, Oak Room, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Meet live animals from the rainforest and learn how they live. Presented by Wildlife Associates. Free. For more information call 522-7838.

Wealth and Power: China’s Long March to the 21 Century. 7 p.m. Cubberley Community Theatre, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Prices vary. For more information call (800) 847-7730 or visit https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2013-07-30/orville-schell-and-john-delury-rise-china.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 31

Easy to Grow Natives for California Gardens. Downtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Free. For more information email rkutler@redwoodcity.org.

San Mateo Professional Alliance Weekly Networking Lunch. Noon to 1 p.m. Speido Ristorante, 223 East 4th Avenue, San Mateo. $17. For more information call 430-6500 or go to sanmateoprofessionalalliance.com.

Music in the Park — Zydeco Flames. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Stafford Park, corner of King Street and Hopkins Avenue, Redwood City. Free.

Menlo Park Summer Concert Series: Jessica Johnson. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Fremont Park, Santa Cruz and University avenues, Menlo Park. Free. For more information go to www.menlopark.org.

Bicycle Safety 101. 7 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 408 Primrose Road, Burlingame. A 90-minute workshop by a certified League of American Bicyclists instructor. Free. For more information, call 558-7411.

Lara Price (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Club Fox, 2009 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 1

Movies for School Age Children: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library-Oak Room, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Free. For more information call 533-7838.

Peninsula Recruitment Mixer. 4 p.m for Ice Breaker, 4:30 p.m. for Networking Mixer. Silicon Valley Community Foundation, 1300 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo. Network with dozens of local recruiters. $7 if paid and registered by July 30, $10 at the door. For more information, call 483-1704.

Peninsula Recruitment Mixer. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Silicon Valley Community Foundation, 1300 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo. $10 includes refreshments and appetizers. For more information call 574-1766.

Multi-Chamber Business Expo. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. South San Francisco Conference Center, 225 S. Airport Blvd., South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 588-0181.

Hot Harvest Nights Children’s Entertainment. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Downtown Park Stage, 700 Block of Laurel Street. Free. For more information call 593-1068.

Central Park Music Series: Bud E. Luv Orchestra. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Central Park, 50 E. Fifth Ave., San Mateo. Free. For more information go to www.cityofsanmateo.org.

Becky’s New Car. 8 p.m. Dragon Productions Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. The show will run through Aug. 4 and is rated PG-13 for the occasional use of profanity. $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. For more information go to www.dragonproductions.net.

Movies on the Square: OZ: The Great and Powerful. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, AUG. 2

The Great Big Garden Bonanza at Filoli. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Filoli, 86 Cañada Road, Woodside. Free admission for members, $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $5 for students and free for children age four and under. For more information go to www.filoli.org.

Free First Fridays. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. All day admission is free to all. At 11 a.m. preschool children are invited to learn about agriculture. At 2 p.m. docents will lead tours of the museum for adults. For more information call 299-0104.

Free Wine or Beer Tastings. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Start your weekend off right with a sample of beer or wine in the wine department with live music. Enjoy live music and a bite to eat while sampling and educating your palette. Free. For more information, go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Figures and Faces opening reception. 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, 227 Forest Ave., Palo Alto. Refreshments will be served. The exhibitions will be open through Aug. 29. Admission is free. For more information call 321-3891.

Huge 2 Story Rummage Sale. 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 751 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Prices vary. For more information email mickicartr@aol.com.

Brisbane Concerts in the Park: Cocktail Monkeys in the Park. 5:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Brisbane Community Park Gazebo, 11 Old County Road, Brisbane. Free. For more information call (415) 657-4320 or go to ci.brisbane.ca.us.

Summer Concert: Livewire. 6 p.m. to 8 pm. Burton Park, 1070 Cedar St., San Carlos. Free. For more information go to www.cityofsancarlos.org.

Foster City Summer Concert Series: High-N-Tight. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Leo Ryan Park, Foster City. Free. For more information call 286-3380.

Music on the Square: The Mashtones. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

Legally Blonde the Musical. 7:30 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Tickets are available at pytnet.org and may also be ordered through the Mountain View Center ticket office. $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and children under 12, $7 per person for groups of 10 or more. For more information and for tickets call 903-6000.

Coastal Rep Presents HAIR. 8 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

Becky’s New Car. 8 p.m. Dragon Productions Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. The show will run through Aug. 4 and is rated PG-13 for the occasional use of profanity. $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. For more information go to www.dragonproductions.net.

SATURDAY, AUG. 3

San Mateo Walking Tour. Meet at 2nd Avenue and El Camino Real at the parking facility, San Mateo. Dr. Al Acena will conduct a tour of San Mateo’s historic downtown.

Walk with a Doc. Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park, Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. A free program of the San Mateo County Medical Association’s Community Service Foundation that encourages healthy physical activity for county residents of all ages. Walkers enjoy one-hour walks with physician volunteers and can ask questions about general health topics along the way. Next walk on Aug. 17 at Red Morton Park. Free. To sign up visit www.smcma.org.

Flea market. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. American Legion, 130 South Blvd., San Mateo. Free admission. For more information go to www.americanlegionpost82sm.org.

The Great Big Garden Bonanza at Filoli. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Filoli, 86 Cañada Road, Woodside. Free admission for members, $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $5 for students and free for children age four and under. For more information go to www.filoli.org.

Discover Your Inner Dumpling Chef! 11 a.m. Menlo Park Library Downstairs Meeting Room, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park. Author and teacher Andrea Nguyen shows how to make dumplings successfully at home. This will be an interactive program with Q&A and tasting. Free. For more information call 330-2512.

NFC Summer Culture Festival. Noon to 6 p.m. Redwood City Court House Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email brian.ho@newsforchinese.com.

An Afternoon with Author Sandra v. Feder. 2 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more information email conrad@smcl.org.

Wild Child — A Live Recreation of a 1960s Doors Concert. 7 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $18. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

Legally Blonde the Musical. 7:30 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Tickets are available at pytnet.org and may also be ordered through the Mountain View Center ticket office. $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and children under 12, $7 per person for groups of 10 or more. For more information and for tickets call 903-6000.

Coastal Rep Presents HAIR. 8 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

Becky’s New Car. 8 p.m. Dragon Productions Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. The show will run through Aug. 4 and is rated PG-13 for the occasional use of profanity. $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. For more information go to www.dragonproductions.net.

Pride & Joy. 9 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $18. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 4

The 2013 Tour de Peninsula. 7 a.m. Coyote Point Park, 1701 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo. Different biking options available depending on experience, from beginners to advanced. For pre-registration: Kids 11 and under, free. 12-17 years, $25. Adults 18 and over, $50. On the day of event: Kids 11 and under, free. 12-17 years, $25. Adults 18 and over, $55. Paid Registration for 12 and older includes T-shirt. For more information or to pre-register call 321-1638 or go to www.supportparks.org/tdp/.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

The Great Big Garden Bonanza at Filoli. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Filoli, 86 Cañada Road, Woodside. Free admission for members, $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $5 for students and free for children age four and under. For more information go to www.filoli.org.

Legally Blonde the Musical. 1 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Tickets are available at pytnet.org and may also be ordered through the Mountain View Center ticket office. $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and children under 12, $7 per person for groups of 10 or more. For more information and for tickets call 903-6000.

First Annual Anne Garrett Breastfeeding. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Central Park, 50 East 5th Ave., San Mateo. Free. For more information go to http://www.evite.com/event/0379NC2ZTL7RSYATAEPCVT7364RTLI.

Coastal Rep Presents HAIR. 2 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

Becky’s New Car. 2 p.m. Dragon Productions Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. The show will run through Aug. 4 and is rated PG-13 for the occasional use of profanity. $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. For more information go to www.dragonproductions.net.

MONDAY, AUG. 5

Meal Solution Mondays. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Looking for some easy meal solution ideas? A member of the New Leaf culinary team will provide you with a new recipe and samples every Monday. Free. For more information go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Dance Connection with live music by the Ron Borelli Trio. Free dance lessons, 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., open dance 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Burlingame Woman’s Club, 241 Park Road, Burlingame. Stripes/ polka dots theme. $8 members, $10 guests. Free admission for male dance hosts. Light refreshments. For more information call 342-2221.

Master’s and Credentials Information Forum. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, 350 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to http://info.ndnu.edu/evening-bachelor-info-forum/.

Carmina Burana Sing Along. 7:30 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro Street, Mountain View. $20.

Coastal Rep Presents HAIR. 8 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

TUESDAY, AUG. 6.

Andy Z. 5 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Sing and dance with the silly and wonderful musician Andy Z. For more information call 591-8286.

Mark Tercek, CEO, Nature Conservatory and Author of ‘Nature’s Fortune.’ 7 p.m. Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. $12 for members and $20 for non-members. For more information go to https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2013-08-06/mark-tercek-how-business-and-society-thrive-investing-nature.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 7

JVS Peninsula Orientation and Enrollment Session. 10 a.m. to noon. Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. Free. For more information email jcowan@jvs.org.

Beginning Internet. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Learn how to evaluate and search the Internet for information. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

The Pacific Art League at Gordon Biersch. 6 p.m. Pacific Art League, 640 Emerson Street, Palo Alto.

Music in the Park - Pure Ecstasy. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Stafford Park, corner of King Street and Hopkins Avenue, Redwood City. Free.

Evening Bachelor’s Information Forum. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sobrato Center for Non-Profit, 350 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to http://info.ndnu.edu/evening-bachelor-info-forum/.

Menlo Park Summer Concert Series: Tom Rigney and Flambeau. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Fremont Park, Santa Cruz and University avenues, Menlo Park. Free. For more information go to www.menlopark.org.

Frank Bey (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 8.

Central Park Music Series: The Department of Rock. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Central Park, 50 E. Fifth Ave., San Mateo. Free. For more information go to www.cityofsanmateo.org.

Movies on the Square: The Sandlot. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, AUG. 9

Free Wine or Beer Tastings. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Start your weekend off right with a sample of beer or wine in the wine department with live music. Enjoy live music and a bite to eat while sampling and educating your palette. Free. For more information, go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Found Colors: New Photographs and Paintings Opening Reception. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Coastal Arts League Museum, 300 Main Street, Half Moon Bay. The gallery runs until Sept. 1. Friday through Monday, Noon to 5:00 p.m. Free admission. For more information call 726-6519 or go to coastalartsleague.com.

Brisbane Concerts in the Park: California Cowboys in the Park. 5:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Brisbane Community Park Gazebo, 11 Old County Road, Brisbane. Free. For more information call (415) 657-4320 or go to ci.brisbane.ca.us.

Summer Concert: Fil Lorenz Orchestra. 6 p.m. to 8 pm. Burton Park, 1070 Cedar St., San Carlos. Free. For more information go to www.cityofsancarlos.org.

Foster City Summer Concert Series: Lost Dog Found. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Leo Ryan Park, Foster City. Free. For more information call 286-3380.

Music on the Square: Foreigner UnAuthorized. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

Coastal Rep Presents HAIR. 8 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

SATURDAY, AUG. 10

South San Francisco Walking Tour. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. South San Francisco City Hall, 400 Grand Ave., South San Francisco. Meet in the parking lot of City Hall. Former Mayor Gene Mullin will lead the walking tour.

The Burlingame Chamber of Commerce. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Howard Avenue, Burlingame. The event will offer live music, art, festival foods, kids’ entertainment and more. Free. For more information go to www.burlingamechamber.org.

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. Book Nook, 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. Proceeds benefit the Belmont Library. Paperbacks are three for $1. Trade paperbacks are $1. Hardbacks start at $2. Children’s books start at 25 cents. For more information call 593-5650 or go to www.thefobl.org.

Pacifica: Milagra Ridge Walking Tour. 1 p.m. To get to the walk, from Sharp Park Road turn north on College Drive and continue about 1/4 mile to roadside parking at the Milagra Ridge gate. Parking is limited, carpools are encouraged. Walking shoes are recommended.

Wool Spinning Workshop with Kira Dulaney. 1p.m. to 4 p.m. 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City. Participants will learn how to use a small wooden spindel and un-dyed wool to spin their own two-ply yarn. They will leave with a small ball of yarn which can be readily woven, knitted or crocheted. Material fee of $15. For more information call 299-0104 or got www.historysmc.org.

Colma: Cypress Lawn Walking Tour. 1:30 p.m. Meet at Cypress Lawn’s Noble Chapel,1370 El Camino Real, Colma. Tour one of Colma’s most beautiful cemeteries which boasts of the permanent addresses of some of the most outstanding movers and shakers of San Mateo County and the Golden State of California. Wear comfortable walking shoes and be prepared for unpredicatable weather.

Summer Reading Club Party Featuring the Fratello Marionettes. 2 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more information call 591-8286.

“Food for Thought” Reception. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Main Gallery, 1018 Main St., Redwood City. The reception is open to the public and the show will run from Aug. 5 to Sept. 8 at the gallery. Free. For more information go to themaingallery.org.

Pacifica Walking Tour. 7 p.m. Tour begins at the corner of Montecito Avenue and Beach Boulevard. Tour will cover historic buildings of the central Sharp Park area, the Little Brown Chruch and the promenade. Tour will conclude at sunset with a view from the Pacifica Pier. For more information call 738-2332.

Shakespeare in the Park presents “Macbeth.” 7:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email hopeinsite@gmail.com.

Redwood Symphony Benefit. 8 p.m. Fox Theater, 2215 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 591-2732.

Here Comes the Sun! 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. The White Album Ensemble of Santa Cruz will join Redwood Symphony in a performance of live Beatles’ music. Tickets are available at FoxRWC.com and start at $25. For more information, email mickicartr@aol.com.

Coastal Rep Presents HAIR. 8 p.m. Coastal Reperatory Theatre, 1167 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $27. For more information call 569-3266 or go to www.coastalrep.com.

A Musical Romance: CUBAMOR. 8 p.m. TheatreWorks at Lecie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Based on the independent film Cubamor by Joshua Bee Alafia. $19. For more infromation or other performance dates visit theatreworks.org.

SUNDAY, AUG. 11

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

The Burlingame Chamber of Commerce. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Howard Avenue, Burlingame. The event will offer live music, art, festival foods, kids’ entertainment and more. Free. For more information go to www.burlingamechamber.org.

Redwood City Walking Tour. 10:30 a.m. Lathrop House, 627 Hamilton St., Redwood City. The tour will last approximately 90 minutes and will cover historic sites including the place where Wyatt Earp used to drink. Free.

Shakespeare in the Park presents “Macbeth.” 2 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email hopeinsite@gmail.com.

Frank Tusa- Remembering Chet Baker. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35, $30 for youth under 21. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

A Bittersweet Comedy: THE GREAT PRETENDER. 2 p.m. TheatreWorks at Lecie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. $19. For more infromation or other performance dates visit theatreworks.org.

A Sensational Musical Drama: MRS. HUGHES. 8 p.m. TheatreWorks at Lecie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. $19. For more infromation or other performance dates visit theatreworks.org.

MONDAY, AUG. 12

Meal Solution Mondays. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Looking for some easy meal solution ideas? A member of the New Leaf culinary team will provide you with a new recipe and samples every Monday. Free. For more information go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

TUESDAY, AUG. 13

10 Essential Foods for Beautiful Skin. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Join Kerry McClure, BS, RYT, CNC  Board Certified in Nutrition® at this wellness lecture sponsored by New Leaf Community Markets to learn how you can have more beautiful and healthy skin. Free. For more information go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

An Evening with T. Jack Foster Jr. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. William Walker Recreation Center, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. $25. For more information call 349-3382.

‘Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013’ Comes to Nearly 500 Select U.S. Cinemas August 13. 7:30 p.m. local time. Select Cinemas. Prices vary. For more information contact a participating theater.

A Madcap Comedy: LAUGH. 8 p.m. TheatreWorks at Lecie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. $19. For more infromation or other performance dates visit theatreworks.org.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14.

Music in the Park — Jokers and Thieves. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Stafford Park, corner of King Street and Hopkins Avenue, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to www.redwoodcity.org.

Menlo Park Summer Concert Series: The Hot Rods. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Fremont Park, Santa Cruz and University avenues, Menlo Park. Free. For more information go to www.menlopark.org.

A Thriving Ecosystem For Your Garden. 7 p.m. 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Jim Howard will give a presentation on how to transform your garden into a native wildlife habitat for little to no cost. Free. For more information go to www.cnps-scv.org.

Aki Kumar (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. For more information go to (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 15

Throwback Thursday with Pete Aiello. 7:30 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $20. For more information go to (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

Movies on the Square: The Croods. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, AUG. 16

LEGO Creation Nation Building Event. Hillsdale Shopping Center, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. For more information call 571-1029 or visit www.hillsdale.com.

Uncharted Genealogical Records Workshop . 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The National Archives at San Francisco, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno. Genealogical workshop about lesser known federal government records for conducting family history research. $15 payable in advance. For more information or to reserve a space call 238-3488.

Free Wine or Beer Tastings. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Start your weekend off right with a sample of beer or wine in the wine department with live music. Enjoy live music and a bite to eat while sampling and educating your palette. Free. For more information, go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Brisbane Concerts in the Park: Foreverland in the Park. 5:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Brisbane Community Park Gazebo, 11 Old County Road, Brisbane. Free. For more information call (415) 657-4320 or go to ci.brisbane.ca.us.

Foster City Summer Concert Series: Unauthorized Rolling Stones. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Leo Ryan Park, Foster City. Free. For more information call 286-3380.

Music on the Square: Love Fool. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

A Captivating Comic Drama: GATHER AT THE RIVER. 8 p.m. TheatreWorks at Lecie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. $19. For more infromation or other performance dates visit theatreworks.org.

SATURDAY, AUG. 17

RSVP Deadline for Shapin’ Big Sur Day Retreat. Trip includes transportation, park fee, snacks, lunch, guided hike, yoga on the beach and a surprise treat. $49. For more information and to RSVP call 243-1750 or contact sunita@shapinwithsunita.com.

LEGO Creation Nation Building Event. Hillsdale Shopping Center, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. For more information call 571-1029 or visit www.hillsdale.com.

Walk with a Doc #2. Red Morton Community Park, 1120 Roosevelt Ave., Redwood City. Walkers enjoy one-hour walks with physician volunteers and can ask questions about general health topics along the way. Free. To sign up visit www.smcma.org.

Drop-Off Electronic Collection. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. City Hall Parking Lot, 610 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. Free. Acceptable items include cell phones, cameras, computers, monitors, chips, keyboards, lab equipment, printers, radios, televisions and more. For more information go to www.rethinkwaste.org.

Redwood City: Union Cemetery Walking Tour. Union Cemetery, Woodside Road and El Camino Real, Redwood City. Learn how the redwood industry helped the famous people buried in the Union Cemetery build Redwood City. For more information call 593-1793.

Beginning Investing in Stocks and Mutual Funds. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. South San Francisco Main Library Auditorium, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. Learn the basics of how to select stocks and mutual funds. Free. For more information and to register call 829-3871.

Singing Wood Marimba Band. 2:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1100 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Refreshments will be served. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Shakespeare in the Park presents “Macbeth.” 7:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email hopeinsite@gmail.com.

Baba Ken & West African Highlife Band. 9 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $15. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 18

LEGO Creation Nation Building Event. Hillsdale Shopping Center, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. For more information call 571-1029 or visit www.hillsdale.com.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Kidchella - Andy Z and the Andyland Band. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311.

Victorian Day at the Old Courthouse. Noon to 4 p.m. 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. Activities will include children’s crafts, a Victorian tea and reenactors playing as the great, wealthy reisdents of the Peninsula during the Victorian era. For more information go to www.historysmc.org.

Shakespeare in the Park presents “Macbeth.” 2 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email hopeinsite@gmail.com.

Eliane Elias & Her Cool Band. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org

Gospel to Soul featuring Kenny Neal, Five Point 0 and Joy Unlimited. 5 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $20. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

MONDAY, AUG. 19

Meal Solution Mondays. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Looking for some easy meal solution ideas? A member of the New Leaf culinary team will provide you with a new recipe and samples every Monday. Free. For more information go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Burlingame Library to show ‘The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers’ Documentary in discussion with US Senator Mike Gravel in August. 7 p.m. Lane Room at the Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Free. For more information call 558-7444.

TUESDAY, AUG. 20

Back to School Rocks. 5:30 p.m. Serramonte Center, 3 Serramonte Center, Daly City. Children are invited to make crafts, enjoy exciting entertainment, giveaways and more. For more information contact shelbi@spinpr.com.

Paws for Tales. 6:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more information call 591-8286.

An Evening With Bay Area Backroads’ Doug McConnell. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Bay Area Backroads is a television series that ran from 1993 to 2009 on KRON TV. Doug will share his adventures of traveling in the Bay Area. He will also give tips on the best areas to explore. $10. For more information go to www.penvol.org.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 21

Teen Gaming. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Join us for fun XBOX or Wii gaming for ages 12 to 19. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Mike Osbourn and the Drivers featuring Garth Webber (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. For more information (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

THURSDAY AUG. 22

High School Ice Cream Social. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Celebrate the first week of high school with free ice cream! Must show student ID. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Summer Concerts at Town Center: The Dutch Uncles. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Town Center, Portola Valley. Free. For more information go to www.portolavalley.net.

‘SINBAD: Make me Wanna Holla’ Comes to Nearly 500 Select U.S. Cinemas August 13. 8 p.m. local time. Select Cinemas. Prices vary. For more information contact a participating theater. Town Center, Performance Lawn, Portola Valley. Free. For more information go to www.portolavalley.net.

Movies on the Square: THe Avengers. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, AUG. 23

Brisbane Concerts in the Park: Locals Night in the Park. 5:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Brisbane Community Park Gazebo, 11 Old County Road, Brisbane. Free. For more information call (415) 657-4320 or go to ci.brisbane.ca.us.

Music on the Square: Journey Revisited. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

SATURDAY, AUG. 24

Senior Showcase Information Fair. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Little House, 800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park. The Senior Showcase features more than 40 exhibitors from all over the Bay Area offering services, giveaways, information and more. Goody bags, refreshments, blood pressure screening, Ask The Pharmacist and more. Sponsored by the Daily Journal and Health Plan of San Mateo. Free. For information visit smdailyjournal.com/senior showcase or call 344-5200.

San Carlos Good Living Home Improvement Marketplace. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. San Carlos Industrial Park, 1100-1200 Industrial Road, San Carlos. Event will feature businesses in San Carlos that sell items for use in building or remodeling homes. Free. For more information go to sancarloschamber.org.

Shakespeare in the Park presents “Macbeth.” 7:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email hopeinsite@gmail.com.

Zanzibar and Point of Order. 8 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $12. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 25

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Shakespeare in the Park presents “Macbeth.” 2 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information email hopeinsite@gmail.com.

Summer Piano Recital. 4 p.m. Calvary Lutheran Church, 401 Santa Lucia Ave., Millbrae. Free. For more information call 588-2840.

MONDAY, AUG. 26

Meal Solution Mondays. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Looking for some easy meal solution ideas? A member of the New Leaf culinary team will provide you with a new recipe and samples every Monday. Free. For more information go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Library Scavenger Hunt. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Solve the clues in this scavenger hunt in teams of up to four friends and win prizes. For ages 12 to 19. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

The LA All Stars. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 28

Teen Movie: The Great Gatsby. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Rated PG-13. Popcorn and refreshments will be served. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Dennis Dove (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. For more information (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 29

Movies on the Square: A League of Their Own. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, AUG. 30

Free Wine or Beer Tastings. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Start your weekend off right with a sample of beer or wine in the wine department with live music. Enjoy live music and a bite to eat while sampling and educating your palette. Free. For more information, go to www.newleafhalfmoonbay.eventbrite.com.

Brisbane Concerts in the Park: The Hot Rods in the Park. 5:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Brisbane Community Park Gazebo, 11 Old County Road, Brisbane. Free. For more information call (415) 657-4320 or go to ci.brisbane.ca.us.

Music on the Square: Caravanserai. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

Waltz, Polka, Tango, Charleston, and other dancing. 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Veterans Memorial Senior Center, 1455 Madision Ave., Redwood City. There will be light refreshments, water and coffee. $5 per person, $7 for non-members.

Opening Night Gala of “And Miss Reardon Drinks A Little.” 8 p.m. (doors open at 7:30 p.m.) The New Dragon Theatre, 2120 Broadway Street, Redwood City. The show runs through Aug. 30 to Sept. 22nd. Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. $15 to $35. Pay-what-you-can preview on Aug. 29. To purchase tickets or for more information go to dragonproductions.net/activities/2013season/missreardon.html.

SATURDAY, AUG. 31

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Millbrae Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Broadway Avenue, between Victoria and Meadow Glen, Millbrae. This Mardi Gras-style celebration will feature arts and crafts, live music, festive food and drink, a green product showcase, home and garden exhibits, health and wellness displays, a car show and fun for kids. Free. For more more information call 697-7324.

Financial Workshops by the Salvation Army and Wells Fargo. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 409 S. Spruce Ave., South San Francisco. Free. For more information contact laine.hendricks@usw.salvationarmy.org.

Synnyn Lynnyrd — The Ultimate Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band. 9 p.m. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $20. For more information call (877) 435-9849 or go to www.clubfoxrwc.com.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 1

Millbrae Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Broadway Avenue, between Victoria and Meadow Glen, Millbrae. This Mardi Gras-style celebration will feature arts and crafts, live music, festive food and drink, a green product showcase, home and garden exhibits, health and wellness displays, a car show and fun for kids. Free. For more more information call 697-7324.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 4

Teen Gaming. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Join us for XBOX or Wii gaming for ages 12 to 19. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 5

Movies on the Square: Short Circuit. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6

Music on the Square: Native Elements. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 7

Walk with a Doc. 10 a.m. Central Recreation Center and Park, 50 E. 5th Ave., San Mateo. Walkers enjoy one-hour walks with physician volunteers and can ask questions about general health topics along the way. Free. To sign up visit www.smcma.org.

Mountain View Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Castro Street, between El Camino Real and Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View. The festival will include live music, arts and crafts, festive food and drink, the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with a large TV, organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays, home and garden exhibits, a NASA Mars Rover Curiosity exhibit, climbing wall, bungee jump, hula hoops and carnival rides. Free. For more information call 968-8378.

Dad and Me at the Library. 2 p.m. Foster City Library, 1000 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

Online Dating Expo and Keynote. 7 p.m. to midnight. DoubleTree Hotel San Francisco Airport, 835 Airport Blvd., Burlingame. There will be exhibits of leading dating websites at 7 p.m. John and Loretta Gavin, creators of the new book Online Dating Sucks...but it’s how I fell in love, will speak at 8 p.m. A dance party will follow. $20. For more information call (415) 507-9962 or go to www.thepartyhotline.com.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 8

Mountain View Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Castro Street, between El Camino Real and Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View. The festival will include live music, arts and crafts, festive food and drink, the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with a large TV, organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays, home and garden exhibits, a NASA Mars Rover Curiosity exhibit, climbing wall, bungee jump, hula hoops and carnival rides. Free. For more information call 968-8378.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Blessing of the Backpacks. 10:15 a.m. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 16 Baldwin Ave., San Mateo. InnVision Shelter Network has partnered with Saint Matthew's Episcopal Church and is accepting school supplies as donations until Sunday Sept. 8, 2013. This year's program will focus primarily on teenagers in grades 9-12, but all donations will be accepted. There will also be a blessing service on all charitable backpacks at the church service on the last day of donations (Sept. 8, 2013). For more information email flarose@prmagic.com or call 548-6700.

Grace Kelly Quintet. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 12

Movies on the Square: 42. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 13

Preserving Your History. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The National Archives at San Francisco, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno. Genealogical workshop on how to care for your personal family papers and photographs. $15 payable in advance. For more information or to reserve a space call 238-3488.

Music on the Square: Foreverland. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 14

Kimochi Inc. 3rd Annual Show ‘n Shine Car Show. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. College of San Mateo, 1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo. Free Admission. For more information call (415) 931-2294 or go to www.kimochi-inc.org.

St. Peter’s Second Annual Antique and Collectibles Show. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. St. Peter Catholic Church, 700 Oddstad Blvd., Pacifica. For more information call 415-602-6702 or go to www.stpeterantiqueshow.com.

Presentation by T. Jack Foster, Jr. on the creation of Foster City. 1 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Foster will discuss how he, with his father and two brothers, transformed four miles of bay-front lands into what has become a thriving city of 30,000 people. Book signing will follow discussion. Free with the price of admission to the museum. $5 for adults, $3 for students and seniors. For more information call 299-0104 or go to www.historysmc.org.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 15

St. Peter’s Second Annual Antique and Collectibles Show. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. St. Peter Catholic Church. 700 Oddstad Blvd., Pacifica. For more information call 415-602-6702 or go to www.stpeterantiqueshow.com.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

The Hip Waders. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 17

Mission to Mars at Serramonte Center. 5:30 p.m. Serramonte Center, 3 Serramonte Center, Daly City. Free. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 19

Dancin’ Off the Avenue. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Downtown Burlingame, Park Road at Burlingame Avenue, at the Burlingame Farmers' Market. Live music and dancing, beer and wine garden, pet and family friendly. Free. For more information email burlingamebid@gmail.com.

Movies on the Square: Lincoln. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 20

Music on the Square: The Kevin Russell Band. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 21

Walk with a Doc. 10 a.m. Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park, E. Hillsdale Boulevard (near Shell Boulevard), Foster City. Walkers enjoy one-hour walks with physician volunteers and can ask questions about general health topics along the way. Free. To sign up visit www.smcma.org.

100 Authors for Literacy. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Martin Luther King Center, 725 Mt. Diabloa Ave., San Mateo. Read for 15 minutes and sell your books all day. $25 registration fee. For more information call 344-8690.

Rancho Day Fiesta. Noon to 4 p.m. Sanchez Adobe Historic Site, 1000 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica. There will be music, dancing, refreshments, crafts and more. Suggested donation of $1. For more information call 359-1462 or go to www.historysmc.org.

US Air Force Band of the Golden West. 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to redwoodcity.org.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 22

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Carmen Lundy. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

Bay Shore Lyric Opera. 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. FCourthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to redwoodcity.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 26

Movies on the Square: Rock of Ages. 8:45 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 780-7311 or go to www.redwoodcity.org/events/movies.html.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 27

Music on the Square: Mazacote. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org/events.

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 28

Walk a Mile in My Shoes. Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront, 600 Airport Blvd, Burlingame. Walk 2 miles along Bay Trail to raise awareness and funds for St. Vincent de Paul's mission to help our neighbors in need. Free. For more information call 373-0622.

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Bacon and Brew Festival. Noon to 6 p.m. Central Park baseball field, 5th Street and El Camino Real, San Mateo. The San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce will host this event that will feature crafted beers, local food vendors, artisan crafts and live music. $10 admission includes festival entry and a free large beer, glass of wine or soft drink. For more information and for tickets call 401-2440 or go to the San Mateo Area Chamber office.

Redwood City Salsa Festival. Noon to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. There will be multiple stages featuring a variety of Latin music, including salsa and jazz. Amateur and professional salsa chefs will compete for fun, prizes and salsa glory. There will also be tequila tasting, hands-on art projects, a children’s play area and more. Free admission. For more information call 780-7340 or go to www.redwoodcityevents.com.

Financial Workshops by the Salvation Army and Wells Fargo. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 409 S. Spruce Ave., South San Francisco. Free. For more information contact laine.hendricks@usw.salvationarmy.org.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 29

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Vuckovich- Blue Balkan Beyond Category Ensemble. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

FRIDAY, OCT. 4

South San Francisco Open Mic. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 116 El Campo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. For more information call 451-2450.

SATURDAY, OCT. 5

75th Anniversary Millbrae Nursery School Open House. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Millbrae Nursery School, 86 Center St., Millbrae. Free. For more information contact millbraenursery@sbcglobal.net.

SUNDAY, OCT. 6

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 9

TheatreWorks Presents: “Warrior Class.” Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St, Mountain View. The show runs until Sunday, Nov. 3. $19 to $73. For more information call 463-1960 or go to www.theatreworks.org.

SUNDAY, OCT. 13

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

MONDAY, OCT. 14

Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off. 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. IDES Grounds, 735 Main St., Half Moon Bay. Free. For more information call 726-9652.

THURSDAY, OCT. 17

Dancin’ Off the Avenue. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Downtown Burlingame, Park Road at Burlingame Avenue, at the Burlingame Farmers' Market. Live music and dancing, beer and wine garden, pet and family friendly. Free. For more information email burlingamebid@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, OCT. 19

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Main Street, between Miramontes and Spruce Street, Half Moon Bay. The Wolrd Pumpkin capital of Half Moon Bay celebrates the harvest with non-stop live music, the Great Pumpkin Parade, a haunted house, harvest-inspired crafts, homestyle foods, an expert pumpkin carver, pie-eating and costume contests, pumpkin inspired drinks and pumpkin carving. Free. For more information call 726-9652.

Friends of the San Bruno Library Book Sale. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. San Bruno Library, 701 Angus Ave. West, San Bruno. One bag to fill up to the brim with books costs $6. Paperbacks are 50 cents each, hardbacks are $1 each. Specials as marked. For more information call 616-7078.

SUNDAY, OCT. 20

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Main Street, between Miramontes and Spruce Street, Half Moon Bay. The Wolrd Pumpkin capital of Half Moon Bay celebrates the harvest with non-stop live music, the Great Pumpkin Parade, a haunted house, harvest-inspired crafts, homestyle foods, an expert pumpkin carver, pie-eating and costume contests, pumpkin inspired drinks and pumpkin carving. Free. For more information call 726-9652.

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Fine Arts Quartet. 7 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. Founded in Chicago in 1946, the quartet ranks among the most distinguished music ensembles of our time, and is one of the elite few to have recorded and toured internationally for over half a century. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

TUESDAY, OCT. 22

Dad and Me at the Library. 7 p.m. Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SATURDAY, OCT. 26

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Financial Workshops by the Salvation Army and Wells Fargo. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 409 S. Spruce Ave., South San Francisco. Free. For more information contact laine.hendricks@usw.salvationarmy.org.

SUNDAY, OCT. 27

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

SUNDAY, NOV. 3

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

TUESDAY, NOV. 5

Dad and Me at the Library. 7 p.m. East Palo Alto Library, 2415 University Ave., East Palo Alto. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SATURDAY, NOV. 9

Dad and Me at the Library. 11 a.m. Redwood City Public Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SUNDAY, NOV. 10

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

Alexander String Quartet with Joyce Yang, piano. 7 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

FRIDAY, NOV. 15

San Mateo Harvest Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. Free. For more information go to www.harvestfestival.com.

SATURDAY, NOV. 16

San Mateo Harvest Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. Free. For more information go to www.harvestfestival.com.

Late Nite Catchism. Dinner 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Show begins 8 p.m. St. Peter Catholic Church, 700 Oddstad Blvd., Pacifica. $35. For more information or to purchase tickets call 722-2308.

SUNDAY, NOV. 17

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

San Mateo Harvest Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. Free. For more information go to www.harvestfestival.com.

SUNDAY, NOV. 24

Sunday Farmers’ Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. San Mateo Avenue between Jenevein and Sylvan avenues, San Bruno. For more information go to www.westcoastfarmersmarkets.org.

SATURDAY, NOV. 30

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

SATURDAY, DEC. 7

Dad and Me at the Library. 11 a.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SUNDAY, DEC. 15

A Night at the Opera—Gala Holiday Concert. 7 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

SUNDAY, JAN. 12

Pianist Garrick Ohlsson in Recital. 7 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 for 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

SATURDAY, JAN. 18

Dad and Me at the Library. 11:15 a.m. Woodside Library, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

Dad and Me at the Library. 2 p.m. South San Francisco Library — Main, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SUNDAY, FEB. 2

Trio Cavatina with Samuel Rhodes, viola. 7 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 for 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

FRIDAY, FEB. 7

Dad and Me at the Library. 6:30 p.m. Menlo Park Library, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SATURDAY, FEB. 15

Dad and Me at the Library. 11 a.m. Portola Valley Library, 765 Portola Road, Portola Valley. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SUNDAY, MARCH 9

Miro Quartet Concert. 7 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 for 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

SUNDAY, APRIL 13

ARiel String Quartet. 7 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

SUNDAY, MAY 4

Henschel Quartet. 7 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, Great Hall, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. $48 for adults, $45 for seniors, $15 30 and under. For more information call 762-1130.

 

 

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