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This weekend's events (June 18-19)

 

■ Music: Jazz at Whole Foods

The Stanford Jazz Festival presents a free community concert on Saturday (June 18) from 2 to 6 p.m. at Whole Foods Market, 774 Emerson St., Palo Alto. Scheduled performers include the S.F. Bourbon Kings, the Wayne Wallace Latin Quintet and the Stanford Jazz Workshop Student Band. Call 650-326-8676 or go to stanfordjazz.org.

■ Radio: 'West Coast Live'

On Saturday (June 18) from 10 a.m. to noon, the San Francisco-based radio variety show "West Coast Live" has a live broadcast from the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. Host Sedge Thomson will interview authors Paul Ehrlich, Oscar Hijuelos and Daniel Orozco, with Nashville musician Marshall Chapman and "new roots" band Current Swell also set to appear. General admission is $15 in advance and $20 at the door; tickets are $13/$15 for seniors and $5 for kids under 18. Call 415-664-9500 or go to wcl.org.

■ Music: World Music Day

Downtown Palo Alto hosts World Music Day for the third year in a row on Sunday (June 19) from 3 to 7:30 p.m. University Avenue will be closed between Cowper and High streets (from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.) for the free festival, which features a wide variety of about 50 musicians. Go to pamusicday.org.

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