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San Mateo County calendar of events
March 25, 2017, 05:00 AM

SATURDAY, MARCH 25

Free Compost Giveaway. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Boat Park, Bounty Drive and Foster City Blvd., Foster City. Foster City residents may take up to 1 cubic yard of compost at no charge. For more information call 286-3223.

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

Electric Bike Expo. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. Parking is $12. For more information email Melissa@PedelLove.org.

Ancestry. 11 a.m. South San Francisco Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. For more information email valle@plsinfor.org.

Free Prom Dresses and Makeovers. 11 a.m. South San Francisco Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. Participants must register by calling 829-3860. For more information email valle@plsinfo.org.

Easter Bunny Arrival. 11 a.m. The Shops at Tanforan, Lower Level near J.C. Penney, San Bruno. Featuring a spectacular magic show and special guests. For more information visit theshopsattanforan.com.

Third Annual Foster City Village Preferred Vendor Faire. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lagoon Room, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. For more information contact 218-5234.

Brentwood Park Reopening Event. 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more information visit ssf.net/2329/Parks-Projects.

AustenFest. Noon to 4 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. An afternoon celebrating Jane Austen and the world of her life and novels, with three tracks of presentations and activities including Regency dancing, fashion, crafts and talks. For more information visit smplibrary.org.

Notable Women of San Mateo County. 1 p.m. 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. The Museum Auxiliary will present re-enactors who will portray 10 remarkable women of San Mateo County during World War II. Refreshments will be served after the performance, and the audience will be welcome to meet the re-enactors. Free with museum admission, $6 adults, $4 students and seniors. For more information contact 299-0104.

Water Color Poetry. 1 p.m. Grand avenue Library, 306 Walnut Ave., South San Francisco. For more information email valle@plsinfor.org.

Kite Making. 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. South San Francisco Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. For more information email valle@plsinfor.org.

Local Author: Rosie Banks. 2 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. For more information call 591-0341 ext. 237.

‘Twelfth Night.’ 2 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. San Francisco Shakespeare stages ‘Twelfth Night’ in 55 minutes. Free. For more information contact 780-7018.

‘Little Shop of Horrors.’ 7 p.m. Mills High School, 400 Murchison Drive, Millbrae. Tickets are $12 for students/seniors and $15 for adults. For more information email rleung@smuhsd.org.

Artist Exchange Performance. 7 p.m. AUM Center 149 South Blvd., San Mateo. Dance company previewing new choreography. Audience invited to bring art supplies and respond to performance visually. For more information email artsunitymovement@gmail.com.

Gloria! 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of Burlingame, 1500 Easton Drive, Burlingame. Ragazzi Boys Chorus joins the men of Ragazzi Continuo to present Gloria! For more information email courtney@cb-pr.com.

Jacques Ogg and Elisabeth Wright Live at Mission Blue. 7:30 p.m. The Mission Blue Center, 475 Mission Blue Drive, Brisbane. For more information visit www.liveatmissionblue.com.

The Firefighters Charity Ball and Silent Auction. 8 p.m. to midnight. Hyatt Regency, 1333 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame. Event ticket and Silent Auction proceeds will benefit the One Hundred Club of San Mateo County, for families of police officers killed in the line of duty. This charity is a non-profit, comprised mostly of active and retired police officers, businessmen and women, the District Attorney, and others. Tickets are $90 single and $160 pair. For more information and to purchase tickets call 576-4730.

Verdi Requiem by Masterworks Chorale. 8 p.m. Cañada College Main Theater. For more information or tickets visit masterworks.org.

SUNDAY, MARCH 26

Burlingame Mothers’ Club Flea Sale. 9 a.m. to noon. Burlingame Recreation Center, 850 Burlingame Ave., Burlingame. Tables reserved first come first serve. Reserve early. Price your items based on original purchase price minus wear and tear and overall condition. Price and tag your items ahead of arrival. All proceeds from admission and tables fees to benefit: Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse (CORA), Able Closet, Home, and Hope. For more information contact bmcflea@burlingamemothers.org.

Electric Bike Expo. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. Parking is $12. For more information email Melissa@PedelLove.org.

‘Little Shop of Horrors.’ 2 p.m. Mills High School, 400 Murchison Drive, Millbrae. Tickets are $12 for students/seniors and $15 for adults. For more information email rleung@smuhsd.org.

Verdi Requiem by Masterworks Chorale. 3 p.m. Cañada College Main Theater. For more information or tickets visit masterworks.org.

Gloria! 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of Burlingame, 1500 Easton Drive, Burlingame. Ragazzi Boys Chorus joins the men of Ragazzi Continuo to present Gloria! For more information email courtney@cb-pr.com.

Toby Blome on Drone Warfare. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo, 300 E. Santa Inez Ave., San Mateo. Toby Blome, an organizer with the Bay Area chapter of the national women-led peace organization CODEPINK, will present ‘Trump’s Inheritance: U.S. Drone Warfare — a Brutal Tool for U.S. Global Domination, and the Reasons We Must Resist It.’ Free, contributions welcome. For more info visit sanmateopeaceaction.org.

MONDAY, MARCH 27

Senior Peer Counseling Volunteer Opportunity. 11 a.m. to noon. San Mateo County Pride Center, 1021 El Camino Real, San Mateo. For more information visit www.peninsulafamilyservice.org.

Free Art History Class. 12:45 p.m. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. Lecture and film on Monet and impressionism. For more information call 616-7150.

Resume Facts. Building Your Best Resume. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. For more information and to RSVP call 697-7607.

Marionette Play: ‘Cinderella.’ 6 p.m. South San Francisco Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. For more information email valle@plsinfor.org.

TUESDAY, MARCH 28

Career Fair. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., San Mateo County Event Center, Meeting Pavilion Building, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo. Meet recruiters from local companies that are hiring now. Bring resumes and prepare to impress. Free professional review of your resume available. Presented by the Daily Journal. Free admission, free parking. For more information call (650)344-5200.

Resume Review. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., San Mateo County Event Center, Meeting Pavilion Building, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo. Learn how to make your resume stand out and be noticed. Professional from BAJOBS.com will advise you  on how to improve your resume. Resume review takes place during the Career Fair in the Meeting Pavilion. This is a free service. Free admission, free parking. For more information call (650)344-5200.

Creative Connections. 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. San Mateo Senior Center, 2645 Alameda de las Pulgas. Free. Registration required. For more information call 522-7490.

Library Film Nights: ‘Arrival.’ 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. For more information and to RSVP call 697-7607.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29

Open House for Prospective Parents. 9 a.m. Stanbridge Academy, 515 E. Poplar Ave., San Mateo. Learn who thrives at Stanbridge, what we teach, and how we at Stanbridge meet the needs of students with learning differences. For more information call 375-5860.

Second annual Veterans Resource Event. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Skyline College, Building 6, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno. Event is free and open to all. For more information email ciardellag@smccd.edu.

Hypnotherapy: Harnessing the Power of the Subconscious. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. For more information and to RSVP call 697-7607.

New Findings on How Music Heals and Relieves. 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 1095 Cloud Ave., Menlo Park. Come watch a filmed interview with neurologic music therapist Sarah Johnson about the power of music in healing. For more information call 854-5897.

Trekking the Camino de Santiago. 7 p.m. Burlingame Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Come to the library for a presentation by traveler Susan Alcorn, who will discuss her five-week, 500 mile trek in Spain. For more information call 558-7444.

San Carlos Toastmasters. 7 p.m. SamTrans Building 1250 San Carlos Ave., San Carlos. Upgrade your communicatino and leadership skills in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Organize your thoughts. Provide and receive positive feedback, Meet on the first, third, and fifty Wednesdays of the month. For more information email dcason@lfsfinance.com.

THURSDAY, MARCH 30

Page Turners Book Club. 6 p.m. South San Francisco Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. For more information email valle@plsinfor.org.

Re-Inventing You and Your Career Panel. 6:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Register at www.events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edue8gsl6054e105&oseq=&c=&ch=. For more information visit phase2careers.org.

FRIDAY, MARCH 31

Mock Interviews by HR Recruiters amd Career Coaches. 9 a.m. to noon. Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, 330 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood Shores. Resume must be sent to phase2careers@gmail.com. Register at www.events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edueotaub5bd63c0&oseq=&c=&ch=. For more information visit phase2careers.org.

Garden Club of America Flower Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Allied Arts Guild, 75 Arbor Road, Menlo Park. Come for a judged show showcasing excellence and beauty in floral design. For more information visit woodsideathertongc.org.

Roy Cloud School presents DreamWorks Shrek the Musical Jr. 7 p.m. Mckinley School Auditorium, 400 Duane St., Redwood City. For more information and to purchase tickets visit www.roycloudshrekjr.eventbrite.com.

2017 Youth Art Show. 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and April 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco. Showcasing the artistry of South San Francisco Unified School District students. For more information contact 829-3800.

SATURDAY, APRIL 1

Highlands Community Club Rummage Sale. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1665 Fernside, Redwood City. Household items, clothes, shoes, kitchen ware, and more. For more informatin, call 368-1500.

Affordable Health Screenings. 9 a.m. to noon. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay. No appointment necessary. Prices vary. For more information visit www.westcoasthealthservices.com.

Prune Central Park’s Camellias. 10 a.m. to noon. Kohl Pumphouse, San Mateo Central Park, 101 Ninth Ave., San Mateo. Free. Bring pruning shears and gloves. For more information or to preregister visit sanmateoarboretum.org/classes--events.html.

Sixth Annual Touch-a-Truck. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Juror Parking Lot, Veterans and Middlefield, Redwood City. Open Gate Nursery encourages kids to touch, climb on and ask questions about their favorite trucks. For more information visit conta.cc/2lzhgXo.

Garden Club of America Flower Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Allied Arts Guild, 75 Arbor Road, Menlo Park. Come for a judged show showcasing excellence and beauty in floral design. For more information visit woodsideathertongc.org.

Photo H-ops with the Easter Bunny. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy’s Center Court, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. Event runs through April 15. For more information visit hillsdale.com.

Open Spaces and Quiet Places. 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Portola Art Gallery at Allied Arts Guild, 75 Arbor Road, Menlo Park. Event runs through April 30. For more information call 321-0220.

Free Face Painting. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Shops at Tanforan, Lower Level near JC Penney, San Bruno. For more information visit theshopsattanforan.com.

Family Fun Day Carnival. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 751 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Will feature ponmy rides, a bouncy house, face-painting, and more. For more information call 593-4547.

Take Back America with Congresswoman Jackie Speier. Noon to 3 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, Fiesta Hall, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo. The even will feature remarks from Congresswoman Speier and a resource fair to meet one-on-one with organizations and groups who are fighting against the Trump agenda. Space is limited. For more information and to pre-register visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/take-back-america-tickets-32982865639.

Musical Presentation: Fort Point Garrison Brass Band. 1 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. For more information visit historysmc.org or call 299-0104.

Coding Club. 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Learn how to code at your own pace on a personal project or through online tutorials. Mentors will be on hand to help answer questions. All ages welcome. For more information call 522-7818.

Millbrae Library Chinese Cultural Program. 2 p.m. 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. Writer and Traveler Cynthia Tang, “Of the Dust, the Dirt and the Ancient Moon — Relive the Literature of the Travelers” presentation in Mandarin Chinese. For more information call 697-0319.

SUNDAY, APRIL 2

Highlands Community Club Rummage Sale. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 1665 Fernside, Redwood City. Household items, clothes, shoes, kitchen ware, and more. For more informatin, call 368-1500.

Creative and Functional Birdhouses. 10 a.m. to noon. Kohl Pumphouse, San Mateo Central Park, 101 Ninth Ave., San Mateo. $25 for SMAS members, $35 for nonmembers. For more information or to register call 579-0536 ext. 3.

Roy Cloud School presents DreamWorks Shrek the Musical Jr. 2 p.m. Mckinley School Auditorium, 400 Duane St., Redwood City. For more information and to purchase tickets visit www.roycloudshrekjr.eventbrite.com.

Bold Audacious Daring Women Portraits. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay. Materials provided. $25. For more information and to register visit www.newleaf.com/events.

Docent Lecture: Monet - The Early Years. 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Belmont Library. Experience Monet’s mastery before the advent of Impressionism. Exhibit features 60 paintings by the young Monet. For more information email belmont@smcl.org.

MONDAY, APRIL 3

Building a Winning Resume. 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Sobrato Center for Nonprofits, 350 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood Shores. Register at www.events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edxnmff6668aa9dc&oseq=&c=&ch=. For more information visit phase2careers.org.

Fiction Book Club. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Discussing “Room” by Emma Donoghue. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

Maximizing Your Social Security Benefits. 10:30 a.m. Burlingame Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Local advisor John Lau will show participants the strategies to best utilize social security benefits in your household. For more information call 401-4662.

Teen Spring Art Activities. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Make a bottle cap ladybug magnet, create string art flowers and more. Refreshments will be provided. This event is for students grades six through 12. For more information call 522-7818.

TUESDAY, APRIL 4

Computer Coach. 10 a.m. to noon. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. Every Tuesday morning. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

E-Book Coach. 10 a.m. to noon. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. Every Tuesday morning. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

Social Ballroom Dancing. Youth Community Center, 1001 Cedar St., San Carlos. Six-week community service program for adult couples only taught by Judy and Bart Lewis. Cost is $82 per couple; $91 for non-residents. Learn popular dances. For more informatin call 661-2746.

Information Meeting Foster Care Program. 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 400 Harbor Blvd., Building B, Belmont. Foster Care is a program that matches caring families with children and youth who need safe, temporary homes. Learn more about the program at this meeting. For more information call 722-3035.

Bay Area Hummingbirds. 7 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Wildlife photographer Joan Sparks will speak about the species of hummingbirds that live in the Bay Area. For more information call 558-7444 ext. 2.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5

2017 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show. April 5 to April 8, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 9, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Talk to experts, pariticipate in seminars, learn new techniques and shop plants. For more information contact shelbi@spinpr.com.

THURSDAY, APRIL 6

Peninsula Family Service Senior Peer Counseling. 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. 1021 El Camino Real, San Mateo. Receive free training in offering support to seniors who are socially isolated, lonely or depressed. For more information contact 403-4300 x4383.

Marionette Show Takes Center Stage at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 3:30 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy’s Center Court, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. For more information visit hillsdale.com.

Film Screening: ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.’ 5 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Popcorn will be provided. For more information contact cbellstahl@cityofsanmateo.org.

Twilight Tails. 5 p.m. tp 6 p.m. 200 E. 28th Ave., San Mateo. Celebrate furry friends and the local community that caters to them. For more information contact hkrivera@gmail.com.

Save the Date: 2017 Sustainability Awards Celebration. 5:30 p.m. Bayview Dinning Room, College of San Mateo, 1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo. The Sustainability Award recognizes San Mateo County businesses, public agencies, community or nonprofit groups, and individuals that have demonstrated outstanding contributions to the long-term sustainability of our community. For more information visit www.sustainablesanmateo.org/awards.

FRIDAY, APRIL 7

Social Ballroom Dancing. Beresford Recreation Center, 2720 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Six-week community service program for adult couples only taught by Judy and Bart Lewis. Cost is $82 per couple; $100 for non-residents. Learn popular dances. For more information call 661-2746.

Tai Chi. 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

Easter Cupcaking Decorating at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 4 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy’s Center Court, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. For kids under 12-years-old only. For more information visit hillsdale.com.

SATURDAY, APRIL 8

Easter Egg Hung and Pancake Breakfast. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. San Bruno City Park, 251 City Park Way, San Bruno. Children’s activities from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Adults: $6. Over 65 and under 12: $4. 6 and under: free with one paid adult. For more information call 616-7180.

Friends of the Millbrae Library Outdoor Book and Media Sale. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave., Millbrae. Lots of great bargains for adults and children to support the library. At 2 p.m., there will be a bag sale, $5 a bag. For more information call 697-7607.

Overeaters Anonymous. 10:15 a.m. to noon. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Every Saturday. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

Senior Transitions Seminar. 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pacifica Senior Living, 995 E. Market St., Daly City. Lunch provided. For more information and to RSVP email mlucius@pacificaseniorliving.com.

Easter Bunny Storytime. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Shops at Tanforan, Lower Level near JC Penney, San Bruno. For more information visit theshopsattanforan.com.

Visit with Live Bunnies and Baby Chicks. Noon to 2 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy’s Center Court, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. For more information visit hillsdale.com.

Indoor Cycling Event. 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. The Bay Club, 200 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City. For more information and to register visit Resolution.PMC.org.

Teen Silent Library. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Attempt to hold yourself together while completing challenges designed to make you laugh. For students ages 11 to 18. For more information call 522-7818.

Redwood Symphony: Herrmann, Britten, Takemitsu and Harrison. 8 p.m. Canada College Main Theatre, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City. For more information or tickets visit redwoodsymphony.org or call 366-6872.

SUNDAY, APRIL 9

Opening Reception: ‘Nature’s Inspiration’ Photographic Gallery Show. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Foster City Recreation Department, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. Gallery ryns through May 26. For more information email emilydemartini49@gmail.com.

TUESDAY, APRIL 11

AARP Tax Aide Preperation. 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. San Mateo YMCA, 1877 S. Grant St., San Mateo. Geared towards seniors, but all are welcome. Free. For more information call 286-9622.

Mind and Meditation for Adults. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12

Film Screening: ‘A Monster Calls.’ 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Popcorn will be provided. For more information contact cbellstahl@cityofsanmateo.org.

Grassroots Advocacy 101. 7 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Learn how to use time effectively and advocacy skills from Brian Rawson. While attention will focus on environmental policies, the tools and skills acquired are applicable to any advocacy effort. Free. For more information, visit http://www.cecburlingame.com/programs/upcoming-events/.

Knitting with Arnie. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Bring your own yarn and needles. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

THURSDAY, APRIL 13

San Carlos Library Quilting Club. 10 a.m to noon. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

Non-Fiction Book Club. 11 a.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Discussing “The Bad-ass Librarians of Timbuktu” by Joshua Hanner. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

California High-Speed Rail Authority Community Open House. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Suite 100, 1300 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo.

FRIDAY, APRIL 14

Beginning Chess for Adults. 10 a.m. to noon. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

Redwood City Now and Then Photo Share. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Bring your photos and stories of the Redwood City Airport to share and scan using high resolution scanners. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

SATURDAY, APRIL 15

The Annual Easter Egg Hunt. 9:30 a.m. to noon. Holbrook-Palmer Park, 150 Watkins Ave., Atherton. Hunt starts at 10:15 a.m. Parking is limited and walking or carpooling is encouraged. Family activities involve facepainting, Gerlad the Magician, balloon animals, photos, and more. $10 per person at the gate. For more information email diane.mcgrath@gmail.com

Redwood City Now and Then Snapchat Workshop and Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Bring your photos of Redwood City Airport and learn how to use Snapchat. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

SUNDAY, APRIL 16

Easter Sunday Brunch Celebration. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 635 Santa Cruz Ave., Menlo Park. Come for a Sunday brunch, and meet the Easter Bunny. The brunch menu prices start at $12. For more information call 473-6543.

MONDAY, APRIL 17

Mango for Adults. 7 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese and more. Free and open to the public. For more information call 591-0341 ext. 237.

FRIDAY, APRIL 21

Kara’s 40th Anniversary Celebration Gala and Fundraiser. 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Crowne Plaza, 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto. For more information email sarah@kara-grief.org.

SATURDAY, APRIL 22

Free Dental Care Provided by the California Dental Association Foundation and CDA. San Mateo Event Center, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo. 5:30 a.m. to midafternoon. Dentists, dental and health professionals, and community volunteers are donating their time to provide oral health care and edutcation at no charge to approximately 2,000 patients. No ID required. Free parking available. For more information call 916-554-5372.

Meditation Workshop. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Stanford professor Dr. Manish Saggar will share the pyschological benefits of meditation and there will be a meditation sitting. For more information email mbaute@cityofsanmateo.org

Berkshire Hathaway’s Annual Paper Shredding Party. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Realty, 180 El Camino Real, San Bruno. Bring old bills, taxes, private paperwork, and real estate documetns to shred. Free. For more information email carolynlivengood@sanbrunocable.com.

SUNDAY, APRIL 23

Free Dental Care Provided by the California Dental Association Foundation and CDA. San Mateo Event Center, 1346 Saratoga Dr., San Mateo. 5:30 a.m. to midafternoon. Dentists, dental and health professionals, and community volunteers are donating their time to provide oral health care and edutcation at no charge to approximately 2,000 patients. No ID required. Free parking available. For more information call 916-554-5372.

Friends Book Sale. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. For more information call 591-341 x 237.

Rock the Block. 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. PJCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. Kaiser Permanente and the PJCC present this Family Fun Run and Fitness-After Party. Raffle prizes, medals for all registered children, health station, music, games, and more. formore information and to register visit pjcc.org/rocktheblock.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26

Mystery Book Club. 7 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. For more information call 591-0341x237.

How Will Sea Level Rise Impact You, Your Family and Your Community? 7 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Learn what sea level rise means for Burlingame and the Bay Area and how to make a difference. No admission charge. Everyone eligible for free raffle prize. Presented by the Citizens Environmental Council of Burlingame. For more information, email info@burlingamecec.org.

Wellness Wendesdays. 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. New Leaf community classroom, 150 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay. Program is every wednesday and costs $5. For more information visit www.newleaf.com/events.

Knitting with Arnie. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. Free and open to the public. For more information call 591-0341x237.

THURSDAY, APRIL 27

Redwood City Now and Then Snapchat Workshop and Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Veteran’s Memorial Senior Center, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood city. Bring your photos of Redwood City Airport and learn how to use Snapchat. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

Teen Job and Volunteer Fair. 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de la Pulgas, Belmont. For more information email figard@smcl.org.

FRIDAY, APRIL 28

Beginning Chess for Adults. 10 a.m. to noon. San Carlos Library, 610 Elm St., San Carlos. For more information call 591-0341 x 237.

New Living Expo 2017. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. New Living Expo focuses on holistic and sustainable living, community participation with active citizenship and provides a harmonious forum that honors cultural heritage, spiritual expression, artistic creation, education and positive social transformation. Tickets start at $20. For more information go to www.newlivingexpo.com.

SATURDAY, APRIL 29

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

Friends of the San Bruno Library Book Sale. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 701 Angus Ave., San Bruno. Bring your own bag and fill it up to the brim with books for just $7. All proceeds benefit library programs. For more information call 616-7078.

New Living Expo 2017. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. New Living Expo focuses on holistic and sustainable living, community participation with active citizenship and provides a harmonious forum that honors cultural heritage, spiritual expression, artistic creation, education and positive social transformation. Tickets start at $20. For more information go to www.newlivingexpo.com.

Burlingame Library Foundation Book and Author Luncheon. 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Green Hills Country Club,

500 Ludeman Lane, Millbrae. 10:30 a.m. Boutique Shopping. 12 to 2:30 p.m. Author Luncheon. Reservations online only at http://www.burlingamelibraryfoundation.org. Online auction opens Sunday, April 2. For more information email debra.donaldson@comcast.net.

Maritime Day at The History Museum. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Free event. Highlights the Charles Parsons’ Ships of the World exhibit gallery. Children will be invited to design their own model ships, design cargo, create miniature lighthouses, learn about knot tying, and more. For more information go to www.historysmc.org.

SUNDAY, APRIL 30

New Living Expo 2017. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. New Living Expo focuses on holistic and sustainable living, community participation with active citizenship and provides a harmonious forum that honors cultural heritage, spiritual expression, artistic creation, education and positive social transformation. Tickets start at $20. For more information go to www.newlivingexpo.com.

TUESDAY, MAY 2

Information Meeting Foster Care Program. 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 400 Harbor Blvd., Building B, Belmont. Foster Care is a program that matches caring families with children and youth who need safe, temporary homes. Learn more about the program at this meeting. For more information call 722-3035.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 3

Screening of ‘Before the Flood.’ 7 p.m. Burlingame High auditorium, 1 Mangini Way, Burlingame. This is a 96 minute long documentary about the growing climate crisis starring Leonardo DiCaprio. For more information, visit http://www.cecburlingame.com/programs/upcoming-events/.

FRIDAY, MAY 5

Free First Friday. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. There will be a presentation on the Peninsula’s maritime past for preschoolers starting at 11 a.m., and docent-led tours for adults starting at 2 p.m. Admission is free. For more information call 299-0104.

Breaking Through the Wall: Dance Revolution. 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. College of San Mateo, 1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo. For more information call 714-600-7676.

SATURDAY, MAY 6

OYE Latino Youth Conference. 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., San Mateo. For more information visit oyeyouthconference2017.eventbrite.com.

Not Your Usual Records. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 1105 Valparaiso, Menlo Park. Amy Johnson Crow speaks on finding records of Civil War veterans, ancestors before 1850 and female ancestors. For more information contact publicity@smcgs.org.

FlashDash. 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. 935 Washington St., San Carlos. FlashDash is a photo scavenger hunt that integrates community landmarks, social media and team-oriented adventure. Teams of up to four adults (21 and over) work together to solve clues, drive to the correct location, photograph the answers and post to social media using the event specific hashtag. $60 for FlashDash and $40 for after-party. For more information contact 321-5026.

THURSDAY, MAY 11

Redwood City Now and Then Photo Share. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Bring your photos and stories of Pacitifc Portland Cement to share and scan using high resolution scanners. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

FRIDAY, MAY 12

SATURDAY, MAY 13

Ceramics Pop-Up Sale. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Central Park, 50 E. 5th Ave., San Mateo. Browse and purchase handmade, unique pottery in time for Mother’s Day. For more information call 522-7400.

FRIDAY, MAY 19

Peninsula Symphony presents FORTISSIMA – 68th Season – Concert #4 – The Planets. 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. San Mateo Performing Arts Center, 600 N. Delware St., San Mateo. For more information, contact karen@eventures.net.

SATURDAY, MAY 20

City of San Mateo history walk. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Join instructor and guide Tom Taber for a fun and informative course that combines history with a 4 mile walking tour. For more information and to enroll visit communityed.smccd.edu.

Redwood City Now and Then iMovie Workshop and Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Bring your photos of Pacific Portland Cement and learn how to use iMovie. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

ART on the Square. Noon to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, Redwood City. ART on the Square features local artists offering original jewelry, photography, painting, glass, metal, wood, fiber art and more, with prices for every budget. For more information email artonthesquarerwc@gmail.com.

Ragazzi Continuo Presents: The Great American Songbook. 7:30 p.m. St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 178 Clinton St., Redwood City. Ragazzi Continua is an a cappella group composed of adult alumni of the Bay Area’s Ragazzi Boys Chorus. Perfoming songs such as “Lamentation Over Boston” and “When I Hear The Trumpet Sound.” For more informatoin and to purchase tickets visit www.ragazzicontinuo.org.

FRIDAY, MAY 26

Redwood City Now and Then iMovie Workshop and Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Veteran’s Memorial Senior Center, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City. Bring your photos of Pacific Portland Cement and learn how to use iMovie. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

SATURDAY, MAY 27

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

THURSDAY, MAY 31

Cheech Marin: From Cheech and Chong to Now. 7:30 p.m. San Mateo Performing Arts Center, 600 N. Delaware St., San Mateo. Two comedy icons take the stage. Cheech Marin, one-half of the comedy duo Cheech & Chong and star in the granddaddy of stoner movies, Up in Smoke shares a side-splitting evening with Bay Area comedy legend Will Durst. For more information visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/outreach/2872378.

THURSDAY, JUNE 8

Redwood City Now and Then Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Bring your photos of Five Points and scan them. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

FRIDAY, JUNE 9

ART on the Square with Music on the Square. 5 to 8:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, Redwood City. ART on the Square features local artists offering original jewelry, photography, painting, glass, metal, wood, fiber art and more, with prices for every budget. For more information email artonthesquarerwc@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 10

Spring into Summer Parade. 10 a.m. Franklin Parkway, San Mateo to 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo. For more information visit cityofsanmateo.org.

SATURDAY, JUNE 17

Redwood City Now and Then Landscape Photography Workshop and Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Bring your photos of Five Points and learn about lands San Mateo County Courhouse and learn basic photo editing. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

FRIDAY, JUNE 23

Redwood City Now and Then Landscape Photography Workshop and Photo Share. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Veteran’s Memorial Senior Center, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City. Bring your photos of Five Points and learn about lands San Mateo County Courhouse and learn basic photo editing. Free. For more information call 780-7035.

SATURDAY, JUNE 24

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

FRIDAY, JULY 7

JEWELRY on the Square with Music on the Square. 5 to 8:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, Redwood City. ART on the Square features local artists offering original jewelry, photography, painting, glass, metal, wood, fiber art and more, with prices for every budget. For more information email artonthesquarerwc@gmail.com.

TUESDAY, JULY 18

The Growing Problem of Electronic Waste. 7 p.m. Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Two speakers, Tim Goncharoff and James Kao, will offer ideas about the volume of e-waste increasings due to shorter product life cycles. For more information, visit http://www.cecburlingame.com/programs/upcoming-events/.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19

Redwood City Now and Then Culiminating Pary. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dowtown Library, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Join to celebrate the collection of photos and see large canvas of selected photos.Free. For more information call 780-7035.

FRIDAY, JULY 21

ART on the Square with Music on the Square. 5 to 8:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, Redwood City. ART on the Square features local artists offering original jewelry, photography, painting, glass, metal, wood, fiber art and more, with prices for every budget. For more information email artonthesquarerwc@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 22

ART on the Square with PAL Blues and Art Festival. Noon to 8 p.m. Courthouse Square, Redwood City. ART on the Square features local artists offering original jewelry, photography, painting, glass, metal, wood, fiber art and more, with prices for every budget. For more information email artonthesquarerwc@gmail.com.

FRIDAY, JULY 25

ART on the Square with Music on the Square. 5 to 8:30 p.m. Courthouse Square, Redwood City. ART on the Square features local artists offering original jewelry, photography, painting, glass, metal, wood, fiber art and more, with prices for every budget. For more information email artonthesquarerwc@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 29

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

SATURDAY, AUG. 26

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 30

San Bruno American Legion Post 409 All-You-Can-Eat Monthly Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Breakfasts are on the last Saturday of the month.

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