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San Mateo County calendar of events
January 04, 2014, 05:00 AM

SATURDAY, JAN. 4

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

San Mateo Professional Alliance Weekly Networking Lunch. Noon to 1 p.m. Spiedo Ristorante, 223 E. Fourth Ave., San Mateo. Free admission, but lunch is $17. For more information call 430-6500.

Historical, Cultural and Social Links to Downton Abbey. 1 p.m. to 3:30 pm. San Mateo Main Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Dr. DiAnn Ellis will cover the world of Downton Abbey and Victorian and Edwardian periods. Tea and biscuits will be served at intermission. Free. For more information or to RSVP, call 522-7818.

Feast of Epiphany. 4:30 p.m. Robert’s Church, 1380 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. Free. For more information call 589-2800.

SUNDAY, JAN. 5

Feast of Epiphany. 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 5 p.m. Robert’s Church, 1380 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. Free. For more information call 589-2800.

Rose Pruning Symposium. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Kohl Pumphouse, San Mateo Central Park, enter at Ninth and Palm avenues. Bring pruning shears and gloves. Free but reservations required. For more information or to reserve a spot call 574-1677.

First Sunday Line Dance with Tina Beare and Jeanette Feinberg. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. $5. For more information call 616-7150.

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

MONDAY, JAN. 6

Dance Connection with Live Music by Bobby Gutierrez. Free dance lessons 6:30 p.m.-7 p.m., open dance 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Burlingame Woman’s Club, 241 Park Road, Burlingame. $8 members, $10 guests. Free admission for male dance hosts. Light refreshments. For more information call 342-2221.

TUESDAY, JAN. 7

Launch Your Successful Business-Orientation. 10 a.m. Redwood City Public Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to www.phase2careers.org.

Hearing Loss Association of the Peninsula Meeting. 1:30 p.m. Veterans Memorial Senior Center, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City. The program will be presented by Sharif Frink with the California Telephone Access Program. Learn about this free phone program and be able to try it out. Free. For more information call 345-4551.

New Year’s Career Kick-Off. 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. FIrst Presbyterian Church, 1700 Easton Drive, Burlingame. Dennis Ranahan will share guidelines for success in the job search ‘game’ of life. Free. For more information call 522-0701.

Covered California information session. 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose, Burlingame. Free.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 8

Building an Effective Resume. 9 a.m. Silicon Valley Community Foundation, 1300 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo. $15 for resume workshop. For more information go to www.phase2careers.org.

Facebook information session. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Learn about the popular social networking site and how to stay safe online. Previous computer basics suggested. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Pantry Makeover: 30 Minute Healthy Eating Tour. 10 a.m. Whole Foods Market, 1010 Park Place, San Mateo. Participants will be automatically entered to win a $500 Pantry Makeover with the Regional Healthy Eating Specialist. Space is limited to 20. For more information and to sign up go to http://www.dairyfreeglutenfreekitchen.com/sample-page.

Canadian Women’s Club January luncheon and speaker series. 11 a.m. Basque Cultural Center, 599 Railroad Ave., South San Francisco. Reservation required. $35. Guests and gentlemen welcome. To reserve a seat, call (415) 824-9745 or email President@canadianwomensclub.org.

San Mateo Professional Alliance Weekly Networking Lunch. Noon to 1 p.m. Spiedo Ristorante, 223 E. Fourth Ave., San Mateo. Free admission, but lunch is $17. For more information call 430-6500.

City Talk Toastmasters Club Meeting. 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Redwood City Main Library Community Room, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Join us in a friendly and supportive atmosphere while learning to improve your communication and leadership skills. Free. For more information email johnmcd@hotmail.com.

Listening Live: Celebrating Live at Mission Blue 10th Season. 7 p.m. Brisbane Public Library, 250 Visitacion Ave., Brisbane. Free. For more information email jenniferbousquet@yahoo.com.

Lifetree Cafe Conversations: Dangerous Foods. 7 p.m. Bethany Lutheran Church, 1095 Cloud Ave., Menlo Park. Lifetree Cafe will host an hour-long conversation exploring and discussing hints and strategies for healthy eating. Complimentary snacks and beverages will be served. For more information go to lifetreecafe.com.

Willamette University Choirs to Perform on Tour. 7 p.m. St. Gregory’s Catholic Church, 2715 Hacienda St., San Mateo. Free. For more information email npate@willamette.edu.

Art Demonstration by Gary Bukovnik. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Burlingame Recreation Center, 850 Burlingame Ave., Burlingame. Free. For more information email artbegay@gmail.com.

THURSDAY, JAN. 9

School-Age Thursday Afternoon Storytelling Series. 4 p.m. Menlo Park Library, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park. Free. For more information go to www.menloparklibrary.org

Four Calm Steps to Conflict Resolution: HR Business Leader Series. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sequoia, 1850 Gateway Drive, Suite 600, San Mateo. $35 for general admission and free to NCHRA members. For more information call (415) 291-1992.

FRIDAY, JAN. 10

Guest speaker: Lena Potts, Community Manager of HIP Housing. 7:30 a.m. Crystal Springs Golf Course, 6650 Golf Course Drive, Burlingame. Potts will present: ‘Creative Solutions to the Housing Crisis: How Home Sharing Helps Everyone.’ Sponsored by the San Mateo Rotary Club. Fee is $15 and includes breakfast. For information or to RSVP call Jake at 515-5891.

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Tween Evening: An After-Hours in the Library Program. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. San Mateo Main Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Tweens (kids in fifth-, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grades) will create crafty projects and compete in a clue hunt and trivia contests. Food will be provided. Free. For more information or to register call 522-7838.

Opening: Annual Members’ Exhibit and Contemporary Pakistani Art. 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Pacific Art League, 227 Forest Ave., Palo Alto. Free. For more information email frontdesk@pacificartleague.org.

Roger Glenn Latin Jazz Ensemble. 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Angelicas, 863 Main St., Redwood City. Roger Glenn, master musician, composer and entertainer on the flute, sax and vibraphone and son of the late Tyree Glenn who was one of the 57 notable jazz musicians pictured in the historic photo ‘A Great Day in Harlem.’ Advance tickets begin at $25 and tickets at the door are $31. Valet parking available. For more information call 679-8184 or go to www.angelicasllc.com/entertainment.

‘Cautionary Tales Reconsidered’ exhibit opening. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. 1220 Linda Mar Blvd., Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica. Exhibit will be open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 9.

A Festival of Contemporary Music. 7:30 p.m. The Crestmore Conservatory of Music, 2575 Flores. St., San Mateo. The festival will feature the music of Samuel Barber, Sadao Bekku, Nicholas Carlozzi, Angela Kraft Cross, Alberto Ginastera, Carlos Gustavino, Michael Kimbell, Witold Lutoslawski, Gian Carlo Menotti and Frederic Rzewski. Free. For more information call 574-4633.

SATURDAY, JAN. 11

Free Electronics Recycling Event. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Redwood Shores Elementary School, 225 Shearwater Parkway, Redwood Shores. Support Boy Scout Troop 61 as you recycle. For more information call (408) 394-4120.

New Volunteer Recruitment at Fioli. 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 86 Cañada Road, Woodside. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the many ways to volunteer at Fioli. Reservations were due Jan. 3 at 4 p.m. For more information go to www.fioli.org and click on ‘Volunteer.’

Give Back to Central Park’s Rose Garden. 10 a.m. to Noon. Contribute to the beautification of San Mateo’s rose garden. No experience is necessary. Free. For more information go to info@sanmateoarboretum.org.

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Free workshop at the San Mateo Garden Center. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. San Mateo Garden Center, 605 Parkside Way, San Mateo. For more information call Jeanette Hobbs at jeahobbs@comcast.net.

An afternoon with author Wendy Lesser. 2 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Lesser will read from her new book, ‘Why I Read.’ Event includes refreshments and a book signing. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

‘Our Favorites With New Hearts’ Gallery Reception. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Main Gallery, 1018 Main St., Redwood City. Gallery on display from Jan. 8 through Feb. 9. Free. For more information call 629-4910.

‘Around the World in 30 Instruments’ with Four Shillings Short. 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Mildred Owen Concert Hall, 1220 Lindar Mar Blvd., Pacifica. For more information go to www.pacificaperformances.com or call 355-1882. Tickets are $20 general, $15 members, or $17 students and seniors.

A Festival of Contemporary Music. 7:30 p.m. The Crestmore Conservatory of Music, 2575 Flores. St., San Mateo. The festival will feature the music of Samuel Barber, Sadao Bekku, Nicholas Carlozzi, Angela Kraft Cross, Alberto Ginastera, Carlos Gustavino, Michael Kimbell, Witold Lutoslawski, Gian Carlo Menotti and Frederic Rzewski. Free. For more information call 574-4633.

Clerestory: Shakespeare and His Time. 8 p.m. Mission Blue Center, 475 Mission Blue Drive, Brisbane. $15. For more information email jenniferbousquet@yahoo.com.

SUNDAY, JAN. 12

Foster City 10-Miler/5K. 8:30 a.m. Leo Ryan Park, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. Prices range from $30 to $85. For more information go to www.fostercity10miler.com.

Free Electronics Recycling Event. Noon to 4 p.m. Twin Pines Park, 1225 Ralston Ave., Belmont. Support Boy Scout Troop 61 as you recycle. For more information call 408-394-4120.

Avenue Winds Chamber Ensemble. 2 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas. This engaging woodwind quintet will engage audiences of all ages featuring new works by local San Francisco Bay Area composers as well as the classics of the woodwind quintet repertoire. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

A Festival of Contemporary Music. 3 p.m. The Crestmore Conservatory of Music, 2575 Flores. St., San Mateo. The festival will feature the music of Samuel Barber, Sadao Bekku, Nicholas Carlozzi, Angela Kraft Cross, Alberto Ginastera, Carlos Gustavino, Michael Kimbell, Witold Lutoslawski, Gian Carlo Menotti and Frederic Rzewski. Free. For more information call 574-4633.

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

‘Old Lovers’ Opening Reception. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Peninsula Museum of Art, 1777 California Drive, Burlingame. Elanor Dickinsion’s exhibition opens in the South Gallery and continues through March 16. For more information call 692-2101.

All-Star Salute to the Bach Society and Fundraiser. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $50. For more information and tickets go to www.bachddsoc.org.

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.

MONDAY, JAN. 13

SF Chamber Orchestra Piano Quartet. 1 p.m. Burlingame Woman’s Club, 241 Park Road, Burlingame. Rachel Walker, violin; Gillian Clements, viola; Robert Howard, cello; Keisuke Nakagoshi, piano. For more information go to www.burlingamemusicclub.net.

TUESDAY, JAN. 14

Telecom Council Executive Forum: Predictions 2014. 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Sprint Executive Briefing Center, 1850 Gateway Drive, 7th Floor, San Mateo. A morning of executive networking, insight and predictions about telecom industry changes for 2014. $200 registration fee for qualified executive guests, free for Telecom Council members. For more information call 408-834-7933.

SAT/ACT essay writing workshop. 4 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free workshop for students to practice writing essays under timed, test-like conditions. Students will receive grades and feedback in this 75-minute workshop. Recommended for high school juniors and seniors. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Maintaining immune health through the flu season. 6 p.m. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay. Join Dr. Tobi Schmidt, Ph.D and Stanford Immunologist at this wellness lecture. Lecture is free, but pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Patti Bond at patti@bondmarcom.com.

St. Timothy School Kindergarten Open House. 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 1515 Dolan Ave., San Mateo. Learn about St. Timothy School’s full-day kindergarten program. For more information go to www.sttimothyschool.org or call 342-6567.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 15

Senior Center 27th Anniversary Celebration: Dancing and a Chicken Scallopini Lunch. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. Tickets available at front desk. For more information call 616-7150.

Job Search Skills Orientation Session. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. We specialize in helping professionals and executives get back to work. Free. For more information go to www.jvs.org/jeanine.

Health Seminar. 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Foster City Recreation Center, Lagoon Room, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. This seminar is on how to maintain a healthy brain. $35 includes a light dinner. For more information call 415-378-6789.

Winning Kids Over without Punishment or Rewards. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Foster City Teen Center, 670 Shell Blvd, Foster City. Discover how to perfect the art of setting and enforcing rules and expectations without the need for punishments or rewards. You will be teaching your children how to become self-reliant and respectful. Free. For more information call 286-3395.

THURSDAY, JAN. 16

Preview to Rx by Kate Fodor. 8 p.m. Dragon Theater, 2120 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Reserve the VIP box for champagne and chocolates. Parking is free at the County Garage at Middlefield and Veterans Parkway. There is now a free shuttle from the County Garage to downtown on Friday and Saturday nights. For more information and tickets go to tickets@dragonproductions.net.

FRIDAY, JAN. 17

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Lecture on the Basics of Estate Planning. Noon. San Mateo County Law Library, 710 Hamilton St., Redwood City. Learn the basics about living trusts, wills, powers of attorney and health care directives. Find out what these documents do and why you need them for yourself and your family in this easy to understand presentation by attorney Julie C. Lanz. Free. For more information call 363-4913.

Peninsula Symphony Presents Eigsti, Brubeck and Gershwin. 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. San Mateo Performing Arts Center, 600 N. Delaware St., San Mateo. A nod to three of history’s great jazz artists who are at home in the symphonic scene. $20-$40. For more information go to www.peninsulasymphony.org.

SATURDAY, JAN. 18

SingFest! 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 178 Clinton St., Redwood City. Join the Ragazzi Boys Chorus for a free half-day of musical games and fun. Boy between ages 7 to 10 who love to sing are invited to participate. Pre-registration is required. To pre-register or for more information go to www.ragazzi.org or call 342-8785.

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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. Main South San Francisco Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. Free. For more information go to www.fatherhoodcollaborative.org.

SUNDAY, JAN. 19

Annual Lego Holiday Extravaganza. 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 351 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures and more. Admission is $2. Exhibit runs through Jan. 19 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Third Sunday Ballroom Tea Dance With 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.

Mike Galisatus Big Band. 4:30 p.m. Douglas Beach House, 307 Miranda Road, Half Moon Bay. Swinging big band standards by 17 Bay Area musicians and vocalist Duane Lawrence. $35. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

Screening of the Documentary Film ‘Dirty Wars.’ 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo, 300 E. Santa Inez, San Mateo. Free. For more information call 342-8244.

MONDAY, JAN. 20

Groovy Judy. 6:30 p.m. Hola! Mexican Restaurant, 1015 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. For more infromation call 591-1735.

TUESDAY, JAN. 21

Dig It Teen Video Workshop: ‘Story.’ 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. This program will be a three-part workshop (one per week) for students to complete a movie to submit to the SMCL Teen Film Festival. This week will teach students how to write a story for film. Bring your own movie equipment or rent from the Belmont Library. Teen and guardian must sign liability form before renting equipment. Ages 12 to 19. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 22

An evening with author Lisa Unger. 7 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Unger will read from her latest novel, ‘In the Blood.’ Light refreshments and a book signing will follow. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

San Carlos Children’s Theater presents ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ 7 p.m. Mustang Hall, Central Middle School, 828 Chestnut St., San Carlos. $12 for students 18 and under, $15 for adults. Runs Jan. 22 to Jan. 26. Tickets and information are available online at www.sancarloschildrenstheater.com.

THURSDAY, JAN. 23

Movies for school-age children: ‘Planes.’ 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third, Ave., San Mateo. Rated PG. 91 minutes. Free. For more information, call 650-522-7838.

San Carlos Children’s Theater presents ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ 7 p.m. Mustang Hall, Central Middle School, 828 Chestnut St., San Carlos. $12 for students 18 and under, $15 for adults. Runs Jan. 22 to Jan. 26. Tickets and information are available online at www.sancarloschildrenstheater.com.

FRIDAY, JAN. 24

Reel Comic Relief: ‘My Favorite Year.’ 7 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

San Carlos Children’s Theater presents ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ 7 p.m. Mustang Hall, Central Middle School, 828 Chestnut St., San Carlos. $12 for students 18 and under, $15 for adults. Runs Jan. 22 to Jan. 26. Tickets and information are available online at www.sancarloschildrenstheater.com.

SATURDAY, JAN. 25

Palo Alto Baylands Bioblitz. 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 2775 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto. This will be the fourth Nerds for Nature/iNaturalist grassroots bioblitz, this time with Palo Alto Open Space, Environmental Volunteers, Santa Clara Valley Audubon and Sequoia Audubon. Bring your smart phone and a lot of enthusiasm. Free. For more information and to sign up go to bit.ly/baylandsblitz.

Peter A. Hansen at the San Mateo County History Museum. 1 p.m. 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Peter A. Hansen is the editor of Railway & Locamotive Historical Society. Presentation is free with price of admission to the museum. $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students. For more information go to www.historysmc.org or call 299-0104.

San Carlos Children’s Theater presents ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Mustang Hall, Central Middle School, 828 Chestnut St., San Carlos. $12 for students 18 and under, $15 for adults. Runs Jan. 22 to Jan. 26. Tickets and information are available online at www.sancarloschildrenstheater.com.

SUNDAY, JAN. 26

St. Timothy School Kindergarten to 8th grade Open House. 10 a.m. to noon. 1515 Dolan Ave., San Mateo. For more information go to www.sttimothyschool.org or call 342-6567.

Last Sunday Ballroom Tea Dance With 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.

San Carlos Children’s Theater presents ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ 1 p.m. Mustang Hall, Central Middle School, 828 Chestnut St., San Carlos. $12 for students 18 and under, $15 for adults. Runs Jan. 22 to Jan. 26. Tickets and information are available online at www.sancarloschildrenstheater.com.

Docent-led lecture on ‘The Curved Brush.’ 2 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. ‘The Curved Brush’ will be on exhibit at the Asian Art Museum until July 13, 2014. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Thomas Schultz, Piano. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. St. Bede’s Episcopal Church, 2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park. $22 general, $20 senior, $10 student in advance at brownpapertickets.com; $27/$25/$15 at door. For more information call 854-6555.

TUESDAY, JAN. 28

Pantry Makeover: 30 Minute Healthy Eating Tour. 10 a.m. Whole Foods Market, 1010 Park Place, San Mateo. Participants will be automatically entered to win a $500 Pantry Makeover with the Regional Healthy Eating Specialist. Space is limited to 20. For more information and to sign up go to http://www.dairyfreeglutenfreekitchen.com/sample-page.

Dig It Teen Video Workshop: Filming. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. This continues the teen film workshop series and teaches students how to use cameras. Ages 12 to 19. For more information about renting equipment contact conrad@smcl.org.

An evening with author Stefania Shaffer. 7 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Shaffer will discuss her second book, ‘9 Realities of Caring for an Elderly Parent: A Love Story of a Different Kind.’ Refreshments and a book signing will follow. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

THURSDAY, JAN. 30

Exhibit Opening: Salute to Sequoia Yacht Club. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. A new photographic exhibit entitled ‘Salute to the Sequoia Yacht Club’ will be on display within the museum’s historic rotunda. Museum open every day except Mondays. $5 for adults, $3 for children and seniors, free for children under five. For more information call 299-0104.

Words for Worms: Teen Book Club. 3:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. This is a different kind of book club for teens who read awesome books, plays, graphic novels and poetry. Refreshments provided. Pick up a copy of our first play, ‘Angels in America,’ at the front desk. For ages 12 to 19. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

FRIDAY, JAN. 31

‘The Mikado’ by Gilbert & Sullivan. 8 p.m. Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford. This is a Stanford Savoyards production. Shows run two and a half hours in length. Tickets range from $10 to $20. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://savoyards.stanford.edu.

SATURDAY, FEB. 1

‘The Mikado’ by Gilbert & Sullivan. 8 p.m. Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford. This is a Stanford Savoyards production. Shows run two and a half hours in length. Tickets range from $10 to $20. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://savoyards.stanford.edu.

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

Free Friday at the San Mateo County History Museum. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. In addition to free admission, there will be two programs throughout the day. For more information call 299-0104 or go to www.historysmc.org.

A Photography Exhibit. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. SSF Municipal Services Building, 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco. This exhibit features photography by San Mateo County photographers and enthusiasts. Free admission. For more information go to www.ssf.net.

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.

‘The Mikado’ by Gilbert & Sullivan. 8 p.m. Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford. This is a Stanford Savoyards production. Shows run two and a half hours in length. Tickets range from $10 to $20. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://savoyards.stanford.edu.

SATURDAY, FEB. 8

A Photography Exhibit. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. SSF Municipal Services Building, 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco. This exhibit features photography by San Mateo County photographers and enthusiasts. Free admission. For more information go to www.ssf.net.

Lunar Fest and Free Day at History Museum. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. There will be outdoor performances and activities to celebrate the Asian Lunar New Year. Free. For more information call 299-0104.

St. Veronica School Crab Feed. 6 p.m. to midnight. 434 Alida Way, South San Francisco. $65 per person includes a full meal. There will also be a raffle and dancing. Checks can be made out to St. Veronica Men’s Club. For questions, please contact the school at 589-3909 or email registration chairperson Gina Rafael at anglf4@aol.com.

‘The Mikado’ by Gilbert & Sullivan. 8 p.m. Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford. This is a Stanford Savoyards production. Shows run two and a half hours in length. Tickets range from $10 to $20. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://savoyards.stanford.edu.

MONDAY, FEB. 10

Mark Lemaire and Twilight. 1 p.m. Burlingame Woman’s Club, 241 Park Road, Burlingame. Mark Lemaire, guitarist; Cindy van Empel, vocalist. For more information go to www.burlingamemusicclub.net.

FRIDAY, FEB. 14

‘The Mikado’ by Gilbert & Sullivan. 8 p.m. Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford. This is a Stanford Savoyards production. Shows run two and a half hours in length. Tickets range from $10 to $20. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://savoyards.stanford.edu.

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.

Steve Okamoto Presentation. 1 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Steve Okamoto will speak of the forced removal of Japanese from the Pacific Coast during World War II in his presentation entitled, ‘Relocation: A Constitutional Mistake of Historic Proportions.’ The program is free with the price of admission to the museum, which is $5 for adults, $3 for students and seniors. For more information call 299-0104.

Live at Mission Blue: Cypress String Quartet. 7:30 p.m. 475 Mission Blue Drive, Brisbane. $40. For more information email jenniferbousquet@yahoo.com.

‘The Mikado’ by Gilbert & Sullivan. 2 p.m. Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford. This is a Stanford Savoyards production. Shows run two and a half hours in length. Tickets range from $10 to $20. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://savoyards.stanford.edu.

TUESDAY, FEB. 18

Health Seminar. 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Foster City Recreation Center Lagoon Room, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. This seminar will discuss how to maintain a healthy heart. $35 includes a light dinner. For more information call 415-378-6789.

THURSDAY, FEB. 27

Movies for school-age children: ‘Monsters University.’ 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Rated G. 95 minutes. Free. For more information call 522-7838.

SATURDAY, FEB. 22

Redwood Symphony Presents Brahams’s First Symphony. 8 p.m. Main Theatre of Cañada College, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City. Redwood Symphony will open 2014 with Brahms’s First Symphony, one of the most emotionally powerful and cathartic musical statements ever. Additional music includes Hungarian-born Gyorgy Ligeti’s Concert Romanesc and Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. $10 to $30. For more information call 591-2732.

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.

MONDAY, MARCH 10

Yana Reznik. 1 p.m. Burlingame Woman’s Club, 241 Park Road, Burlingame. A Russian-born classical pianist will perform. For more information go to www.burlingamemusicclub.net.

SUNDAY, MARCH 16

Free museum day to celebrate reopening of ‘Charles Parsons’s Ships of the World’ Gallery. Noon. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. The exhibit features the 24 expertly crafted ships and is now complemented by newly painted murals by Peninsula artist Fred Sinclair. For more information go to www.historysmc.org or call 299-0104.

SATURDAY, MARCH 22

Live at Mission Blue: Jarring Sounds — Dirges at Dusk, Nightscapes from the British Isles 7:30 p.m. 475 Mission Blue Drive, Brisbane. $40. For more information email jenniferbousquet@yahoo.com.

THURDSAY, APRIL 27

Movies for school-age children: ‘Smurfs 2.’ 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Rated PG. 105 minutes. Free. For more information call 522-7838.

SATURDAY, APRIL 12

Live at Mission Blue: Corde à vide -- The Spirit of Improvisation. 475 Mission Blue Drive, Brisbane. $40. For more information email jenniferbousquet@yahoo.com.

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.

MONDAY, APRIL 14

Megan Boyle, Soprano. 1 p.m. Burlingame Woman’s Club, 241 Park Road, Burlingame. For more information go to www.burlingamemusicclub.net.

‘Carmen’ by George Bizet. 2 p.m. Fox Theater, 2223 Broadway Ave., Redwood City. $20. For more information go to http://www.redwoodcity.org/events/classical.html.

THURSDAY, APRIL 24

Movies for school-age children: ‘Despicable Me.’ 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Rated G. 99 minutes. Free. For more information call 522-7838.

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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