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Showing listings from July 30, 2013 to July 30, 2013 in all categories.
Contemporary Art Tour
This tour focuses on the contemporary art collection in the Friedenrich Family Gallery of the Cantor Arts Center, which features works from the 1950s to the present. The tour takes place the second Saturday of the month at 3 p.m. Free. Call 650-723-3469 or email email@example.com or visit events.stanford.edu/byCategory/15/. Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford
Abilities United After School Socialization Summer Camp
Abilities United After School Socialization Program teaches children ages 5-22 social, communication, problem-solving, negotiation, emotional regulation and identification, and play skills through cooperative noncompetitive games and activities. Monday-Friday, June 3-August 30, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call Misty Acristo at 650-618-3351 or email misty@AbilitiesUnited.org or visit www.abilitiesunited.org/page.aspx?pid=295. Abiliities United, 3864 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto
Little House is offering feldenkrais classes to improve balance, flexibility and brain function. Exercises are on the floor, so students should bring a towel or mat to lie on. Fridays, year-round. 11 a.m.-noon. $45 ($40 members). For more information, call Deborah at 650-679-8113 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.Umovebetter.com. Little House, 800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park
Gardening for Wildlife
Invite wildlife into a garden by creating habitats for beneficial insects, butterflies and more. Learn how to provide food, shelter and water to support a healthy insect population. Master Gardener Roberta Barnes will discuss the wide variety of plants that provide pollen and nectar. July 30, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Free. For more information, call UCCE Master Gardeners of Santa Clara County at 408-282-3105 or email email@example.com or visit mastergardeners.org/scc.html. Los Altos Library, 13 S. San Antonio Road,, Los Altos
KMVT Youth Summer Camps
KMVT Community Television in Mountain View offers studio production and claymation camps for middle school students ages 10-14. Camps are one week long and held every winter break, spring break and summer. June 10-August 16, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $325. For more information, call Christina at 650-968-1540 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kmvt15.org/workshops/youth.htmlwww.kmvt. KMVT Community Television, 1400 Terra Bella Ave., Suite M, Mountain View
KMVT Youth Summer Camps
KMVT Community Television in Mountain View offers Studio Production and Claymation camps for middle school students ages 10-14. Camps are 1-week long and held every winter break, spring break and summer. June 10-August 16, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $325. For more information, call Christina Hagan at 650-968-1540 or email email@example.com or visit www.kmvt15.org/workshops/youth.html. KMVT Community Television, 1400 Terra Bella Ave., Suite M, Mountain View
Kundalini Yoga Night: Summer Series
One Heart Yoga hosts a community yoga class in which participants can learn about the technology of Kundalini Yoga, breathing, movement and meditation. Tuesdays, June 4 - August 27, 7-8:30 p.m. Classes are by donation (recommended $8-$20); no one is turned away due to inability to pay. For more information, call Siri Amrit at 650-649-3055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.facebook.com/events/667673569915362/. One Heart Yoga @ Little House, 800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park
Kung Fu for Kids & 'Little Dragons'
"Kujiweza Kung Fu for Kids" is a life skills and martial arts training program for children ages 6-11. June 18-August 29, 3:30-4:30 p.m. $225 residents; $259 non-residents. For more information, call Palo Alto Recreation at 650-463-4900 or email email@example.com or visit cityofpaloalto.org/enjoy. Lucie Stern Community Center, 1305 Middlfield Road, Palo Alto
Balanced View Open Meeting
Education in the nature of the mind every Tuesday, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.balancedview.org. University Church, 1611 Stanford Ave., Palo Alto
Summer Outdoor Movie Night Series
The city of Mountain View is hosting a series of outdoor movie screenings this summer. Popcorn and light refreshments will be served. All movies begin at 8:30 p.m. or when dark enough outside. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating. The series is co-sponsored by the City of Mountain View Recreation Division and Youth Advisory Committee.
Movie Night schedule:
Friday, July 12 at Cuesta Park - "Madagascar 3"
Friday, July 19 at Sylvan Park - "Antz"
Friday, July 26 at Eagle Park - "Wreck it Ralph"
Friday, August 2 at Stevenson Park - "Shrek"
Friday, August 9 at Whisman Park - "Dr. Suess' The Lorax"
Friday, August 16 at Rengstorff Park - "Hotel Translyvania" Free. For more information, call Kristine Crosby at 650-903-6410 or email email@example.com or visit www.mountainview.gov/city_hall/comm_services/recreation_programs_and_services/community_events/summer_outdoor_movie_night_series.asp.
Ujena Swimwear Charity Drive
Ujena Swimwear's goal is to collect as many new or gently worn women's swimsuits as possible to give away to less fortunate women. The company is offering a $20 off coupon for a future Ujena Swimwear purchase in exchange for a donation. The drive runs through June 31. For more information, call Kevin Lujack at 650-938-1002 or email Kevin@ujena.com or visit www.facebook.com/events/611707982174307/. Ujena Swimwear, 1931A Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View
Musical Theater Dance Camp
Dancers ages 9-17 have a week to work on musical-theater techniques: dancing, singing and audition-preparation. July 29-Aug. 2, 1-3 p.m. $135. For more information, call Lesley Ruzon at 650-861-0650 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.fortheloveofdancemv.com. For the Love of Dance, 2483 Old Middlefield Way Suite B, Mountain View
Los Altos Hills-sponsored art exhibit of paintings by Ry Smith, a designer of high-tech products. Exhibit runs through Aug. 28. Free. For more information, call Karen Druker at 650-941-8073 or email email@example.com. Los Altos Hills town hall, 26379 Fremont Road , Los Altos Hills
Stanford Art Spaces
This installation of Stanford Art Spaces features paintings by Bryan Ida and Warren Hedgpeth, plus fiber constructions by Aryana B. Londir. A reception will be held at the Paul G. Allen reception area on July 12 from 5-7 p.m. May 31-August 8, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. For more information, call Marilyn Grossman at 650-725-3622 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit cis.stanford.edu~marigros. Stanford Art Spaces, 420 Via Palou, Stanford
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Time
"Baby Bounce and Rhyme" combines singing, dancing, reading, and playing. This program is specifically for babies ages 0-18 months (although older children are welcome too). May 7-December 17, 11:15-11:45 a.m. Free. For more information, call Atherton Library at 650-328-2422 or email email@example.com or visit www.smcl.org. Atherton Library, 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane, Atherton
Summer Reading Camps
Linden Tree Books in Los Altos hosts summer reading camps. They are designed to let children choose books from their school reading list, Linden Tree staff recommendations or by personal selection. Kindergartners' camp is 2-3 p.m., first and second graders, 4-5 p.m.; middle schoolers (6th-8th grade), 4-6 p.m. July 29-August 2, Monday-Friday, $95 per child per session for a Monday through Friday camp. Includes one paperback book. For more information, call Nadja Jackson at 650-949-3390 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.lindentreebooks.com. Linden Tree Books, 265 State St., Los Altos
Summer Reading Program
Children, teens and adults can participate in the Summer Reading Program at the Atherton Library. The theme is "Reading is Soooo Delicious!" Read and participate in raffle drawings. The program is during library hours. June 1-August 23, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. For more information, call Atherton Library at 650-328-2422 or email email@example.com or visit www.smcl.org. Atherton Library, 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane, Atherton
Summer Sports Camps
Redwood City sports camps at SportsHouse: lacrosse, soccer, flag football, cheerleading, volleyball and basketball. June 17 through Aug. 16, weekdays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $209/week. For more information, call Mary at 650-362-4100 or email Mary or visit www.sportshouseonline.com. The Sports House, 3151 Edison Way, Redwood City
TheatreWorks PlayMakers camp
TheatreWorks Education introduces TW PlayMakers, K-8 summer camps that feature theater games and activities, with each program culminating in a performance created by the students. July 22-Aug. 2, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $550 per child. For more information, call TheatreWorks at 650-463-7146 or visit www.theatreworks.org/learn/youth/camps. Jordan Middle School , 750 North California Ave., Palo Alto
This Avenidas class includes cardiovascular endurance, muscle strength, flexibility, balance and rhythm. Floor work is part of the class format. Wear comfortable shoes and exercise clothing. Bring dumb bells and exercise mat. Tuesdays and Thursday through August 1, 10:15-11:15 a.m. $40 members/$50 non-members. For more information, call Judith Webb at 650-289-5436 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit avenidas.org. Avenidas, 450 Bryant St., Palo Alto
Summer Fitness in the Park
Steven Rice Fitness begins an new Palo Alto outdoor exercise class in June. Get out of the gym and get fit while enjoying the summer weather. The once-per-week class is similar to a boot camp, but with less running, more strength building and better exercise form. Tuesdays, June 4-August 6, 5-6 p.m. $180. For more information, call Steven Rice Email email@example.com or visit www.StevenRiceFitness.com. Mitchell Park, 600 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto
Music@Menlo Koret Young Performers Concert
Artists from Music@Menlo’s Chamber Music Institute Young Performers Program, ages 9 to 18, will perform on three dates throughout the summer. Reserve a free ticket online. July 27, August 3 and 10, Noon. Free. Call 650-331-0202 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.musicatmenlo.org. The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton
Music@Menlo Prelude Performance
Featuring artists from Music@Menlo’s Chamber Music Institute International Program for advanced and preprofessional artists, ages eighteen to twenty-nine. They will be performing various dates throughout July and August. Visit www.musicatmenlo.org for program details and to reserve your free ticket. 5:30 p.m. Free. Call 650-331-0202 or email email@example.com or visit www.musicatmenlo.org. The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton
Insight Meditation South Bay
Shaila Catherine and guest teachers lead a weekly Insight Meditation sitting followed by a talk on Buddhist teachings. Tuesdays through August 13, 7:30-9 p.m. Free (donations accepted). For more information, call Paul Ries at 650-857-0904 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit imsb.org. St. Timothy's/Edwards Hall, 2094 Grant Road, Mountain View
Menlo Park Library Teen Summer Reading
Menlo Park Library’s 2013 Teen Summer Reading Program (ages 12-18) runs June 10-August 16. Register online or come into the library. Read books, write reviews and enter weekly raffles for awesome prizes. The library will also kick off summer with a barbecue on June 21 at noon at Burgess Park. Free. For more information, call Michelle Burnham at 650-330-2530 or email email@example.com or visit www.menloparklibrary.org/teen.html. Menlo Park Library, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park
Lytton Gardens Senior Communities
Volunteer opportunities with seniors include friendly visits, pet visits, activities assistant, dining room host, staff assistance, more-than-a-meal program, spiritual support, leading a class, and music performance. Flexible schedule. Sept. 26, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, call Bethany Dinh at 650-617-7355 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.lyttongardens.org. Lytton Gardens Senior Communities, 437 Webster St., Palo Alto