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Benefits/FundraisersRelay For Life fundraiser with Yipee
Yipee, a program of Mountain View's Chamber of Commerce, will participate in Relay For Life for the fifth year in a row. Admission for this mixer will include two drinks from Steins' selection of handcrafted beers. A portion of ticket sales will be donated to Relay For Life. April 24, 5-7 p.m. $10. Steins Beer Garden, 895 Villa St., Mountain View.
Benefits/FundraisersArts Bravura with Branford Marsalis Quartet
The event will include a cocktail buffet and benefit concert, featuring Grammy-winning saxophonist and Tony-nominated composer Branford Marsalis, accompanied by the other three quartet members. May 1, 6-10 p.m. $250. Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.
Benefits/Fundraisers'Go Retro!' Kara’s Annual Fundraiser
This special fundraising event called "Go Retro" will include silent and live auction, games, live music, dancing, food and drink with an atmosphere from the 50s, 60s and 70s. The event raises funds for Kara's services in supporting those in grief. May 3, 3-6 p.m. $100. Lucie Stern Community Center, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.
Wender Weis Foundation for Children and Fit Kids will hold the first ever Children's Champions event. Attendees can mingle with Bay Area sports stars including players from the 49ers, Oakland Raiders and the Stanford Football team, while helping at-risk youth in the Bay Area. May 3, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Ticket prices vary. Stanford Stadium, 625 Nelson Road, Palo Alto.
Benefits/FundraisersAldersgate Spring Bazaar Fundraiser
This annual Spring Bazaar fundraiser will include handmade crafts, collectibles and kids activities. For food, there will be Japanese bento lunches, chicken teriyaki, udon, sushi, Japanese pastries and baked goods. An artist gallery show will include both modern and Internment artwork, as well as handmade jewelry by the Nozomi project. May 3, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 4243 Manuela Ave., Palo Alto.
Benefits/FundraisersChallenge Team Breakfast of Champions
Held by Challenge Team, this event will honor Chief Scott Vermeer of the Mountain View Police Department as 2014 Champion for Youth and Lauren Burns from Mountain View High School as the Youth Champion. Frederick Marx, recognized director and producer of "Hoop Dreams" and other documentaries, will serve as the keynote speaker. May 7, 7-8:30 a.m. $60. Michael's at Shoreline, 2960 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View.
Benefits/FundraisersDrought-tolerant Native Plant Sale
At this event, Woodside-Atherton Garden Club will have available hundreds of drought-tolerant native plants, members' homegrown favorites and garden-themed Mother's Day presents. Visitors can also learn about the new Woodside Seed Library, beekeeping and water-wise gardening. Proceeds help support the Woodside Library Native Plant Garden and other civic projects of the club. May 10, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Prices vary. Woodside Library Native Plant Garden, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside.
Benefits/FundraisersAmelie Le Moullac benefit concert
A benefit concert will be held for Amelie Le Moullac, who was killed when riding her bicycle to work in August, 2013. Her mother Jessie Jewitt will perform Poulenc's "Organ Concerto" with the Palo Alto Philharmonic. The community choir will perform the "Faure Requiem." May 16, 7:30 p.m. $20 general; $15 senior; $5 children under 12. St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 600 Colorado Ave., Palo Alto.
Benefits/FundraisersFriends of Mountain View Library Book Sale
Friends of the Mountain View Library will host a book sale in the library's Bookmobile Garage. From 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, visitors can purchase a grocery bag full of books for $5. May 17, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; May 18, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Prices vary. Friends of Mountain View Library, 585 Franklin St., Mountain View.
Benefits/FundraisersAnnual 'Links to the Heart' Golf Tournament
Pathways Hospice is hosting its second annual "Links to the Heart" golf tournament/fundraiser. The "Hole-in-One" prize is a new Lexus, compliments of Magnussen Lexus of Fremont. July 14, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. $375 per player or $1,500 for a foursome. Stanford University Golf Course , 198 Junipero Serra Blvd., Stanford.