Red Cross: Volunteer Orientation
There is a need for residents to volunteer to help victims of local disasters as well as help the local Palo Alto community prevent and prepare for emergencies. Attendees will learn about volunteer opportunities with the American Red Cross at the orientation today, Oct. 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. at American Red Cross Silicon Valley, 400 Mitchell Lane, Palo Alto. Go to siliconvalley-redcross.org.
Politics: County School Board candidate forum
Attendees can come ask questions and hear from the two candidates for the Santa Clara County Board of Education Trustee Area No. 1 (Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Palo Alto and Sunnyvale). The event is today, Oct. 10, from 7:45 to 9 p.m. at Crittenden School, 1701 Rock St., Mountain View. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters Los Altos/Mountain View and Crittenden PTA. Go to lwvlamv.org.