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San Mateo County calendar of events
March 19, 2013, 05:00 AM
TUESDAY, MARCH 19

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Interstate 280 and Serramonte Boulevard, Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Author Tea with Christa Parravani. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. 1 p.m. Free. Photographer Parravani will read from 'Her,' a memoir in which she deconstructs the intense bonds between identical twins, the trauma of her sister's death and her battle against similar self-destruction. For more information call 591-8286.

Thai String Friends. 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Belmont Library,1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. For more information call 591-8286.

Kids Club at Serramonte Center. 5:30 p.m. Serramonte Center, the food court, Serramonte and Gallert boulevards., Daly City. Kick-off spring with spring-themed arts, crafts, games, treats and more. Open to all children ages 12 and younger who sign up with their parents on-site. For more information call 301-3360.

Spring Cleanse and Detox. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Half Moon Bay Library, 620 Correas St., Half Moon Bay. Free. Learn how to help prevent cancer, kick start your metabolism, boost your immune system, improve concentration and make yourself feel healthier. Dr. Tanya Escobedo will lecture. For more information and to complete the required preregistry go to www.newleaf.com.

Lecture: Sex and Dating After 60. Little House, 800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. $5 members, $9 non-members. For more information call 326-2025.

Paws for Tails. 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Belmont Library. 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. Sign up for a 10-minute appointment to read to a therapy dog. For more information call 591-8286.

Backyard Composting Workshop. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. San Bruno Recreation Center, 251 City Park Way, San Bruno. For more information email info@recycleworks.org.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20

The 28th S.F. Flower and Garden Show. The San Mateo Events Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. Includes a celebrity chef stage, 90 seminars and workshops and Sproutopia -- kids and family activities. Tickets available at the door for $20. Children16 and under are free. For more information visit sfgardenshow.com/press/press-releases.html.

Lightworks Photography. The Main Gallery, 1018 Main St., Redwood City. This exhibit will run March 20 to April 21. For more information call 701-1018.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Computer Coach. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Computer class for adults on Wednesday mornings. Open to all. Free. For more information visit http://www.smcl.org/content/belmont.

How to Borrow eBooks from Your Local Library. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. Drop in to this relaxed session with your mobile device and any questions you have about downloading library materials. For more information call 591-8286.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Interstate 280 and Serramonte Boulevard, Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Empowering Women Leaders Through Personal Sponsorship. 6:30 p.m. Quadrus Conference Center, 2400 Sandhill Road, Menlo Park. $15 members, $25 non-members. For more information contact ggehue@commonwealthclub.org.

Poland's Jewish Renaissance. 7 p.m. Peninsula Jewish Community Center, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. Renowned Jewish activist, Polish author and Taube Foundation Fellow Konstantly Gebert speaks. Reservations strongly recommended. $10. To RSVP call 378-2702.

Daniel Catro Band Hosts The Club Fox Blues Jam. 7 p.m. The Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. For more information go to www.rwcbluesjam.com.

Founder of Homeboy Industries to Speak at Notre Dame de Namur University. 7:30 p.m. Cunningham Memorial Chapel, Notre de Namur University, 1500 Ralston Ave., Belmont. The Sister Dorothy Stang Center Speaker Series at Notre Dame de Namur University presents community activist and author Greg Boyle, S.J., who will share his experiences with the homeboys and homegirls of Los Angeles. Free. For more information call 508-3713.

ProformaTECH 2013. 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Hyatt Regency, San Francisco Airport, 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame. Free. Technology conference for finance, accounting and treasury professionals. For more information call (408) 400-3993.

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Borrowing eBooks. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Learn how to borrow ebooks that can be loaded on your Nook, Kindle or iPad. Free. For more information contact conrad@smcl.org.

Light Search and rescue Class. 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Skyline College, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno. Free. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. For more information call 616-7096.

History Program. 7 p.m. Doelger Center Multi-Use Room, 101 Lake Merced Blvd., Daly City. Free. The Daly City History Guild will host a program to salute remarkable Daly City women. For more information email gilleskb@yahoo.com.

'The Laramie Project' Preview. 8 p.m. Aragon High School Theater, 900 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Aragon High School Performing Arts proudly presents 'The Laramie Project,' a play by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project about the reaction to the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, a gay University of Wyoming student. Through March 24. General admission $8 at door. Tickets for subsequent performances available online $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets sold at the theater $17 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets available through www.aragondrama.com. For more information email joyfay@gmail.com.

THURSDAY, MARCH 21

The 13th Annual President's Breakfast. 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. South San Francisco Conference Center, 255 South Airport Blvd., South San Francisco. Learn about the exceptional education offered at Skyline College and how the President's Innovation Fund awards faculty and staff with seed money for innovative programs and services. For more information call 738-4325.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, INterstate 280 and Serramonte Boulevard, Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

San Mateo AARP Chapter 139 Meeting. Noon. Beresford Recreation Center, 2720 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Following the meeting there will be a steel drum performance. For more information email wvoll2@yahoo.com.

Calcium and Vitamin D: Community Health Talk. Noon to 1 p.m. 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 299-2433.

Gertrude Jekyll and the Country House Garden. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Filoli Gardens, 86 Canada Road, Woodside. Landscape historian and author, Judith B. Tankard, will explore Jekyll's gardens and her legendary theories on color, planting and design. $25 for members, $30 for non-members. For more information visit filoli.org.

Grandpa Bunny's Egg-citing Day. 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. Free. This festive holiday tale will use puppets to explain that the color of eggs come from the wonder of the seasons. Children will also create their own Easter crafts. For more information call 345-8222.

'Your Brian Matters.' 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Library at Silverado Belmont Hills, 1301 Ralston Ave., Belmont. Community presentation followed by Q&A session. Presentation includes explanation of the difference between dementia and Alzheimer's disease, a review of normal aging, the exact signs of aging, some symptoms of dementia and ways to keep healthy. A sampling of Brain Healthy Food will be served. RSVP by March 20. To RSVP call 654-9700.

Charles Armstrong School Special Screening of The Big Picture--Rethinking Dyslexia. 6:30 p.m. Fox Theater, 2215 Broadway St., Redwood City. Come enjoy James Redford's Sundance and HBO documentary film The Big Picture--Rethinking Dyslexia as well as a reception with Redford. Admission is $15. VIP tickets are $75. All proceeds directly benefit Armstrong School Financial Aid Program. For more information call 592-7570.

Speaker Series Estate Planning Seminar. 6:30 p.m. Millbrae Library, Civic Center Plaza, Meeting Room A, Millbrae. Free. For more information call 589-1000.

Carly Florina, Former HP CEO and Chair of Good360. 7 p.m. Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. $12 members, $20 non-members and $7 students. Carly Florina will share her thoughts on how the U.S. and California are performing in terms of innovation, job creation and economic growth. For more information contact ggehue@commonwealthclub.org.

El Camino A's Meeting. 7 p.m. Burlingame Library, Community Room, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Free. Come to a monthly meeting of a club organized for exchange of ideas and information about the Model A Ford. 'The Millionth Ford' film to be shown. For more information call 593-9239.

Teen Open Mic Night. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Belmont Library 1110 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more information call 591-8286.

'The Laramie Project.' 7 p.m. Aragon High School Theater, 900 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Aragon High School Performing Arts proudly presents 'The Laramie Project,' a play by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project about the reaction to the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, a gay University of Wyoming student. Show continues through Saturday, March 23 at same time with final performance on Sunday, March 24 at 2 p.m. Tickets available online $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets sold at the theater $17 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets available through www.aragondrama.com. For more information email joyfay@gmail.com.

Here Today, Gone Tomorrow: Seven Short Plays About Life and Death. 8 p.m. Lohman Theatre, Foothill College,

FRIDAY, MARCH 22

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. Paperbacks are 3 for $1, hardbacks are $2 and up. There will be a large supply of CDs at low prices. All proceeds will benefit the Belmont Library. For more information call 593-5650.

2013 Youth Art Show. 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. South San Francisco Municipal Services Building, 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. Visual art will be featured by youth from the South San Francisco Unified School District. For more information call 829-3800.

San Mateo County Women's Hall of Fame. 5:30 p.m. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City. Come celebrate of 270 members of the Women's Hall of Fame as well as the induction of Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo, Assemblymember Fiona Ma and Supervisor Rose Jacobs Gibson. Tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com/event/326478. For more information call 299-0104.

The Women's Hall of Fame Exhibit. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway Street, Redwood City. The 29th anniversary of the Women's Hall of Fame celebrates the opening of a permanent exhibit on its 270 members. Donations and sponsership are welcome. For more information call 363-4463 or go to cswinfo@smcgov.org.

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day Dinner and Movies. 6 p.m. 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City. Free. For more information call 368-6713.

Dialogue in Nigeria: Muslims and Christian Creating Their Future. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, 200 N. Quebec St., San Mateo. Come enjoy an inspiring documentary and an engaging audience conversation. For more information call 347-9891.

Reel to Real Film Nights: Day for Night. 7 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. Film critic, author and professor Joseph McBride will introduce Francois Trffaut's calssic film about a committed movie director's struggle to complete his moviewhile coping with a myriad of crises. For more information call 591-8286.

Burlingame Intermediate School presents 'West Side Story.' 7 p.m. BIS Auditorium, 1715 Quesada Way, Burlingame. Burlingame Intermediate students take on the sophisticated music and the complex choreography of the American musical classic "West Side Story." To purchase tickets visit http://tinyurl.com/BISWestSideStory.

'The Laramie Project.' 7 p.m. Aragon High School Theater, 900 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Aragon High School Performing Arts proudly presents 'The Laramie Project,' a play by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project about the reaction to the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, a gay University of Wyoming student. Show continues through Saturday, March 23 at same time with final performance on Sunday, March 24 at 2 p.m. Tickets available online $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets sold at the theater $17 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets available through www.aragondrama.com. For more information email joyfay@gmail.com.

Bulringame High School's Spring Musical: The Boy Friend. 8 p.m. $15 general admission, $10 students, seniors and children. Set in the 1920's against the backdrop of the French Riviera, this upbeat production features a happy ending and charming dance numbers. For more information and to purchase tickets call 558-2854.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

Turn Conflict Into Opportunity. 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. South San Francisco High School, 400 B St., South San Francisco. The workshop will provide tools to move from conflict to cooperation, to diffuse tense situations and move from anger to understanding. Donations starting at $35 requested. For more information or to register call 513-0330, ext. 312.

Relay for Life Survivor and Caregiver Breakfast. 9 a.m. 251 City Park Way, San Bruno. Free for caregivers and survivors. This event is limited to caregivers and survivors only. For more information go to www.relayforlife.org/sanbrunoca.

Free Princeton Review ACT Practice Test. 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more information call 591-8286.

Real Estate 2013 Reality Check for Buyers and Sellers: Ask a Lender, Ask a Realtor. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Redwood Shores Library, 399 Marine Parkway. Learn what is most important to your credit profile to receive the best loan rates, the importance of your pre-approval letter to purchase and more. Free. For more information call 208-2544.



Backyard Composting Workshop. 10 a.m. to noon. South San Francisco Scavenger, 500 E. Jaime Court, South San Francisco. For more information email info@recycleworks.org.

2013 Youth Art Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. South San Francisco Municipal Services Building, 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco. Free. Visual art will be featured by youth from the South San Francisco Unified School District. For more information call 829-3800.

Belmont Sidewalk Fine Arts Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Carlmont Village Shopping Center, Ralston Avenue at Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more informatiojn visit www.pacificfinearts.com.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Ukulele Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Join Kayla and her ukulele for some fun books and songs for all ages. For more information call 591-8286.

Celebrating the One Year Anniversary. Noon to 4 p.m. Delights by Lisa Bakery, 25 W. 25th Ave. #6, San Mateo. We will have music, samples and raffles. For more information email Delightsbylisa@aol.com.

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. Paperbacks are 3 for $1, hardbacks are $2 and up. There will be a large supply of CDs at low prices. All proceeds will benefit the Belmont Library. For more information call 593-5650.

The San Mateo County History Museum Presents: A Conversation with Rose Jacobs Gibson. 1 p.m. 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. Jocobs Gibson was the first African American member of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, and she will participate in a question and answer session. For more information go to www.historysmc.org.

Learn about U.S. Immigration. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave. Free immigration seminar series presented by U.S. immigration officers. It includes new immigrant services, applying for U.S. citizenship, how to avoid immigration scams and an immigration interview module. The session will be given in both English and Chinese (both Mandarin and Cantonese). For more information call 697-7607.

The Fabulous Goldrush Sisters. 2:30 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. Join for an interactive ride through California's Gold Rush country in the late 1850s with colorful stories and songs. For more information call 591-8286.

Sports Memorabillia Auction. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 1718 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. Enjoy this sports memorabillia auction and fundraiser to support Mz. Shirliz Transitional Centre, dedicated to helping folks get back on their feet. For more information call 261-1075.

'The Laramie Project.' 7 p.m. Aragon High School Theater, 900 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Aragon High School Performing Arts proudly presents 'The Laramie Project,' a play by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project about the reaction to the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, a gay University of Wyoming student. Final performance on Sunday, March 24 at 2 p.m. Tickets available online $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets sold at the theater $17 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets available through www.aragondrama.com. For more information email joyfay@gmail.com.

Burlingame Intermediate School presents 'West Side Story.' 7 p.m. BIS Auditorium, 1715 Quesada Way, Burlingame. Burlingame Intermediate students take on the sophisticated music and the complex choreography of the American musical classic "West Side Story." To purchase tickets visit http://tinyurl.com/BISWestSideStory.

Bulringame High School's Spring Musical: The Boy Friend. 8 p.m. $15 general admission, $10 students, seniors and children. Set in the 1920's against the backdrop of the French Riviera, this upbeat production features a happy ending and charming dance numbers. For more information and to purchase tickets call 558-2854.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

Ragazzi Boys Chourus Presents: Mass of the Children. 8 p.m. Carlmont Performing Arts Center, 1400 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. $10 to $25. Ragazzi Boys Chorus and Masterworks Chorale of San Mateo will collaborate to present John Rutter's Mass of the Children, featuring soprano and baritone soloists. For more information and to purchase tickets call 342-8785.

Crestmont Conservatory of Music's Gourmet Concert Series. 8 p.m. Crestmont Conservatory of Music, 2575 Flores St., San Mateo. Brian Connor, faculty pianist, will perform works by Beethoven, Schumann and more. $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and students (16 and under).

SUNDAY, MARCH 24

Palm Sunday Service. 9:30 a.m. First Presbyterian Church San Mateo, 194 W. 25th Ave., San Mateo. Children with palm branches and a choir processional proclaiming Jesus' triumphant arrival into Jerusalem, plus the Lord's Supper. Free. For more information call 345-1633.

Belmont Sidewalk Fine Arts Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Carlmont Village Shopping Center, Ralston Avenue at Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. For more informatiojn visit www.pacificfinearts.com.

Palm Sunday Service. 10:30 a.m. Calvary Lutheran Curch, 401 Santa Lucia Ave., Millbrae. Free. All Christian denominations are welcome. For more information call 588-2840.

Holy Week at Congregational Church of Belmont. 10:30 a.m. 751 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. A parade of palms and the Sanctuary choir will start the worship on Palm Sunday. There will be a service at 7:30 p.m. on, as well as 10:30 a.m. on March 31. For more information call 593-4547.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Burlingame Intermediate School presents 'West Side Story.' 1 p.m. BIS Auditorium, 1715 Quesada Way, Burlingame. Burlingame Intermediate students take on the sophisticated music and the complex choreography of the American musical classic "West Side Story." To purchase tickets visit http://tinyurl.com/BISWestSideStory.

Bulringame High School's Spring Musical: The Boy Friend. 2 p.m. $15 general admission, $10 students, seniors and children. Set in the 1920's against the backdrop of the French Riviera, this upbeat production features a happy ending and charming dance numbers. For more information and to purchase tickets call 558-2854.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 2 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

'The Laramie Project.' 2 p.m. Aragon High School Theater, 900 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Aragon High School Performing Arts proudly presents 'The Laramie Project,' a play by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project about the reaction to the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, a gay University of Wyoming student. Tickets available online $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets sold at the theater $17 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets available through www.aragondrama.com. For more information email joyfay@gmail.com.

Weigand Gallery's Opening Reception for Hank Pitcher Paintings: A 40-Year Survey. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Weigand Gallery, Notre Dame de Namur University, 1500 Ralston Ave., Belmont. Free admission to the gallery. The exhibit will run from March 15 to April 20. The gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday noon to 4 p.m. For more information go to www.wiegandgallery.org.

Music and Dance: A Family Concert with the Berkeley Ballet. 3:30 p.m. College of San Mateo Theater, 1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., Building 3, San Mateo. Free. For more information call 415-692-3367.

Ragazzi Boys Chourus Presents: Mass of the Children. 4 p.m. Carlmont Performing Arts Center, 1400 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. $10-25. Ragazzi Boys Chorus and Masterworks Chorale of San Mateo will collaborate to present John Rutter's Mass of the Children, featuring soprano and baritone soloists. For more information and to purchase tickets call 342-8785.

Documentary Film 'Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering the truth.' 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo, 300 E. Santa Inez, San Mateo. Free. For more information call 342-8244.

MONDAY, MARCH 25

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Author Amy Hatvany Reads From 'Heart Like Mine.' 7 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. A reception will precede the author's presentation and a book selling and signing will follow. For more information call 591-8286.

TUESDAY, MARCH 26

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Bond with Your Baby Through Music. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont. Free. Join for a special musical storytime with music therapist Vered Benhorin. For more information contact figard@smcl.org.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Easter/Spring Party: Ham Lunch and Dancing to the 'Bob Gutierrez Extended Band.' 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. Tickets available at the front desk. For more information call 616-7150.

Computer Coach. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Computer class for adults on Wednesday mornings. Open to all. Free. For more information visit http://www.smcl.org/content/belmont.

XBOX 360 Wednesdays. 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Stop by for fun XBOX 360 with Kinect movement games, such as Dance Central, Kinect Sports and more. No registration required. For ages 12 to 19. For more information call 591-8286.

Disaster Psychology and Terrorism. 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Skyline College, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno. Free. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. For more information call 616-7096.

Great Works of the Asian Art Museum. Museum program with docent Bianca Larson. 7 p.m. Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave., in Millbrae. For more information call 697-7607.

THURSDAY, MARCH 28

Business Matchmaking Regional Event. 8 a.m. to 4:20 p.m. San Mateo Event Center, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo. Small business owners, managers, technologists, marketing and financial personnel are invited to meet with 100 buyers from federal, state and local government agencies and major corporations to develop new selling opportunities for their products and services. Free. For more information go to businessmatchmaking.com/regionSM.shtml.

Charity Art Auction. 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Pacific Art League, 227 Forest Ave., Palo Alto. $5 online or $7 at the door. All proceeds will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation. For more information and to purchase tickets go to www.charityauction.eventbrite.com.

New Lead Community Day for HEAL Project. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. New Leaf Community Markets, 150 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay. Free. The HEAL Project will receive 5% of the day's total sales at New Leaf. The HEAL (Health Environmental Agriculture Learning) Project is dedicated to developing, implementing and supporting a comrehensive, California science standards-based program with a hands-on curriculum focused ib health, the environment, agriculture and learning for the school children and youth of San Mateo County. For more information contact patti@bondmarcom.com.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Sen. Jerry Hill and Asm. Kevin Mullin Hold Open House. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. 1528 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo. Free. Feel free tp bring ideas, questions and concerns about legislative issues affecting the community. For more information and to RSVP call 212-3313.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

Drop-In eBook Program. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. South San Francisco Public Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. Library staff will have information on the library's eBook collections and show patrons how to download eBooks to their electronic devices. Patrons are encouraged to bring their eReaders and tablet computers to the event. For more information call 829-3860.

Women in the Civil War: Soldiers and Spies. 7 p.m. Lane Community Room. The Burlingame Public Library, 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame. Celebrate Women's History Month and listen to stories of women who went out to the Civil War battlefield as nurses, flag-bearers, spies, smugglers, and even as soldiers in disguise.

The program is free and open to the public. For more information call 558-7444 ext. 2.

Maundy Thursday Service. 7 p.m. Calvary Lutheran Church, 401 Santa Lucia Ave., Millbrae. Free. All Christian denominations welcome. For more information and to call 588-2840.

FRIDAY, MARCH 29

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Good Friday Service. First presbyterian Church of San Mateo. Noon. 194 W. 25 Ave., San Mateo. Free. For more information call 345-1633.

Good Friday Services. Noon to 7 p.m. Calvary Lutheran Church, 401 Santa Lucia Ave., Millbrae. Free. All Christian denominations welcome. For more information call 588-2840.

Foster City Social Dance. 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Foster City Recreation Center, 650 Shell Bldv., Foster City. $12 for lesson and dance party and $10 for party only. Admission includes snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Couples and singles are welcome, no partner necessary. From 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. there will be Cha Cha beginner lessons. From 8 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. there will be Cha Cha intermediate lessons. The dance party will be from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. For more information contact cheryl@boogiewoogieballroom.com.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

SATURDAY, MARCH 30

Easter Bunny at Serramonte Center. 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Serramonte Center, Highway 280 and Serramonte Blvd., Daly City. The Easter Bunny hops in for two weeks of festive fun before the Easter holiday. Locals are invited to meet the bunny and have their photo taken with the funny holiday character. Additionally, children will receive a free Easter treat for visiting the bunny, as well as a special gift with any purchased photo package. For more information email shelbi@spinpr.com.

Senior Citizen's Ball--New York, New York! 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Foster City Recreation Center, the Lagoon Room, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. The Greg Sudmeier 3-Piece band will provide all of your favorite songs. Enjoy dancing and a sit-down dinner prepared by the Foster City Rotary Club. Tickets can be purchased at the Foster City Senior Wing front desk for $10. For more information call 286-2585.

Bullies Tear Down-Friends Lift Up. 8:30 p.m. Mills-Peninsula Health Services, 100 S. Second Ave., 4th Floor, San Mateo. Learn about bullying and develop coping techniques/stragegies to overcome and end bullying of all kinds. Keynote speaker is Shakeel Ali, creator of the Stop Bullying System program and President, Governing Board of Education for the Jefferson Elementary School District. Students aged 8 - 18 can enter the Anti Bullying Multi Media Arts Contest. Prize winners will be announced during the event. Free. For more information go to www.aachac.org or call 696-4378.

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Egg Adventure Hunt. 9 a.m. Twin Pines Park Meadow, 1225 Ralston Ave., Belmont. For ages 3 to 10 years old. Free. For more information go to belmont.gov.

Health and Wellness Fair. 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. College of San Mateo, Building 10, 1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo. Free. Meet over 25 health-related businesses at this free community event. Health screenings will be available for all ages as well as free child fingerprinting. For more information call 344-5200.

Easter Bunny at Hillsdale Shopping Center. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hillsdale Shopping Center, Macy's Center Court. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. The starting price of photo sheets is $16.55. Children of all ages are invited to meet the bunny and have their photos taken in a garden of fresh flowers, silk butterflies, cherry blossoms and more. For more information call 345-8222.

Folger Stable Community Day 2. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Folger Stable, Wunderlich County Park, 4040 Woodside Road, Woodside. Free stable tours, $5 pony rides, $20 trail rides. For more information call 529-1028.

Growing Great Tomatoes. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 559 College Ave., Palo Alto. $31. For more information and to register call 493-6072.

Drop-In eBook Program. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. South San Francisco Public Main Library, 840 W. Orange Ave., South San Francisco. Library staff will have information on the library's eBook collections and show patrons how to download eBooks to their electronic devices. Patrons are encouraged to bring their eReaders and tablet computers to the event. For more information call 829-3860.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

SUNDAY, MARCH 31

Good Friday and Easter Sunday. 8 a.m. The Episcopal Church of St. Matthew, 1 South El Camino Real, San Mateo. There will be a traditional service at 8 a.m. and a family service with celebratory coffee and Easter Egg Hunt at 10:15 a.m. Free. For more information go to www.episcopalstmatthew.org.

Easter Sunday Services. 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. First Presbyterian Church of San Mateo, 194 W. 25 Ave., San Mateo. This one-hour celebration will include a choir, orchestra, hand bells, drama and a message of great hope. Free. For more information call 345-1633.

Celebration of Easter. 10:30 a.m. Calvary Lutheran Church, 401 Santa Lucia Ave., Millbrae. Free. All Christian denominations welcome. For more information call 588-2840.

Foster City Egg Hunt. 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park, E. Hillsdale Blvd. and Shell Blvd., Foster City. Free. For more information contact techan@smcgov.org.

Last Sunday Ballroom Dance with the Bob Gutierrez Band. 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. San Bruno Senior Center, 1555 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno. $5. For more information call 616-7150.

Easter Dining at Left Bank Brasserie in Menlo Park. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Left Bank Brasserie, 635 Santa Cruz Ave., Menlo Park. Specials will be $25.75 amd $27.50. For more information call 473-6543.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

MONDAY, APRIL 1

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

TUESDAY, APRIL 2

What's Next In Higher Education with Sebastian Thrun. 7 p.m. Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. $12 members, $20 non-members and $7 students. For more information contact ggehue@commonwealthclub.org.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Computer Coach. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Computer class for adults on Wednesday mornings. Open to all. Free. For more information visit http://www.smcl.org/content/belmont.

Veterans Invited to See "High Ground." 2:30 p.m. Oracle Conference Center, 350 Oracle Parkway, Redwood City. Free. For more information contact militaryandveteranoutreach@gmail.com.

THURSDAY, APRIL 4

Torah of Reconcilliation: Book Talk by Rabbi Shelly Lewis. 7 p.m. Dove and Olive Works Building, 178 South Blvd., San Mateo. Free. For more information contact craig@reachandteach.com.

Wounds of Self, Wounds of the Earth. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sofia University, 1069 E. Meadow Circle, Palo Alto. Free online registration. At the door prices are $25, $27.50. $15 or $16. Join us for a discussion of how our personal wounds and suffering can lead us individually toward light and consciousness. For more information contact ksato@itp.edu.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

FRIDAY, APRIL 5

Free Tax Preparation. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Jan. 14 to April 5. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Samaritan House, 4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo. To make an appointment or for more information call 523-0804.

Free First Fridays Program. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Families are invited to come learn about farms and agriculture. Free admission. For more information call 299-0104.

44th Annual Mel Mello Farm Day Luncheon. 11:30 a.m. I.D.E.S. Hall, 735 Main St., Half Moon Bay. $25 in advance, $30 at the door. For more information call 726-8380.

South San Francisco Jazz by the Bay. 7:15 p.m.

Performing Arts Center, 1200 Airport Blvd., South San Francisco. Jazz will be provided by the acclaimed Dave Miller trio at this fundraiser, hosted by the Community Outreach Program, in partnership with the City Council and Fire Department. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., program begins at 8 p.m. Delectable edibles will be offered with a no-host wine bar. $35. To purchase tickets and for more information call 872-1133 or email nonnieto8@yahoo.com

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

Anne-Marie McDermott Performance. 8 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto. The performance will include concerto's by Mozart, Golijov, and Chausson. Tickets start at $29. To purchase tickets or for more information go to www.cityboxoffice.com.

SATURDAY, APRIL 6

Keeping Honeybees Class. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 559 College Ave., Palo Alto. $31. This lecture will cover basic introduction to bees, beekeeping andhoney production. To order your bees in time for the class contact www.koehnen.com/packages.html. For more information go to www.commongroundinpaloalto.org

Spring Fling Fundraiser. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Filoli, 86 Canada Road, Woodside. $20 adult members, $25 adult non-members, $5 children and free for ages four and under. For more information call 364-8300.

Lute Songs and Solos of the Renaissance with Doris Williams. 11 a.m. Menlo Park City Council Chambers, 701 Laurel St., Menlo Park. Free. For more information call 330-2512.

Peninsula Humane Society Mobile Pet Adoption at Serramonte Center. Noon to 3 p.m. 3 Serramonte Center, Daly City. Free. For more information contact shelbi@sprinpr.com.

The Search for Truth About Islam: A Christian Pastor Separates fact from Fiction. 5 p.m. Dove and Olive Works Building, 178 South Blvd., San Mateo. Free. Presbyterian pastor Ben Daniel tackles common stereotypes and minconceptions that tend to define Islam in the popular imagination. For more information contact craig@reachandteach.com.

Channelling Picasso Artist Reception. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Gallery House, 320 S. California Ave., Palo Alto. Free. The exhibit will run until April 27. Gallery hours are Tuesday and Wednesday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information call 574-4654.

Hillbarn Theater Presents john & jen. 8 p.m. Hillbarn Theater, 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $28-38. For tickets and more information, go to www.hillbarntheatre.org.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

The Palo Alto Philharmonic Association Presents: Concert IV, 25th Anniversary Season. 8 p.m. Cubberly Theatre, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. The performance will include Beethoven's Symphony No.5 and Bernstein's On the Town: Three Dance Episodes, and a concerto by Lee Actor. $20 general admission. $17 seniors. $10 students. To purchase tickets or for more information go to www.paphil.org.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Cast. 11:45 p.m. The Guild Theatre, 949 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. $2. For more information call 266-9260.

SUNDAY, APRIL 7

First day of spring flag football and soccer league. Noon to 5 p.m. Laurie Meadows Park, San Mateo. Practice and games take place on Sundays. Organized programs for girls and boys ages 3 to 14. No try-outs or fundraisers. The league focuses on fun, good sportsmanship and safe play. For more information and to register call 362-8002 or go to www.i9sports.com.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 2 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

The Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society presents: Joel Harrison & Spirit House featuring Brian Blade. 4:30 p.m. The Douglas Beach House, 307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay. $35 per person. To purchase tickets go to joelharrison.brownpapertickets.com. For more information go to www.bachddsoc.org.

New Music for Trable Voices Festival. 5 p.m. All Saints' Episcopal Church, 55 Waverly St., Palo Alto. General admission $20. free for students 21 and under. Hear beautiful treble voices in this annual festival. For more ifnormation contact srooke8@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10

Computer Coach. 10:30 a.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Computer class for adults on Wednesday mornings. Open to all. Free. For more information visit http://www.smcl.org/content/belmont.

Team Communications, Organization and Management Class. 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Skyline College, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno. Free. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. For more information call 616-7096.

Millbrae Library Program on Family Law. Presented by attorney Elaine Frase, of Harris & Fraser. 7 p.m. Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave., in Millbrae. For more information call 697-7607.

THURSDAY, APRIL11

Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans Search. 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. San Bruno Public Library, Children's Room, 701 W. Angus Ave., San Bruno. Free. Learn how to search and quickly locate scholarships, fellowships and student loans at all levels of study, using the Gale's Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans online database. The class is ideal for students, parents and education professionals. For more information call 616-7078.

FRIDAY, APRIL 12

Passenger Arrival and Naturalization Workshop. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The National Archives at San Francisco, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno. Genealogical workshop on how to locate passenger arrival and naturalization records. $15 payable in advance. For more information or to reserve a space call 238-3488.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

Lawyers in the Library. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Sign up for a 20 minute appointment with a member of the San Mateo County Library Association. Lawyers' speciality will be small claims and civil litigation. For more information email figard@smcl.org.

SATURDAY, APRIL 13

Skills Development and Application Class. 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Skyline College, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno. Free. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. For more information call 616-7096.

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. $1 paperbacks, $2 and up hardbacks and 25 cents for children's books. All proceeds benefit the Belmont Library. For more information call 593-5650.

First Lady of the Peninsula. 1 p.m. The San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Burlingame Historical Society's Joanne Garrison will give a talk about the life od Agnes Poett, participant of the founding of San Mateo, Burlingame and Hillsborough. Free with admission. For more information call 299-0104.

One Time Live Event Stand-Up Comedy: Hysterical Houswives Returns. 7 p.m. San Benito House, Half Moon Bay. $15 and a non-perishable food item to benefit Coastside Hope. To register and for more information contact info@bayareacasting.com.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

Taste of the Exotic in Redwood Symphony's Notes From Persia. 8 p.m. Canada College Main Theatre, 4200 Farm Hill Road, Redwood City. $20 purchased ahead of time, $25 at the door, $10 students and children under 17 free. For more information contact mickicartr@aol.com

SUNDAY, APRIL 14

Carlmont High School's Fun Run for Everyone. 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Carlmont Track, 1400 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. There will be a 5K race for runners as well as a 5K walk for everyone else. Prizes will be awarded for fastest racers, fundraising winners and team spirit. Creative costumes and spirits are encouraged. There will also be t-shirts distributed to every participant, as well as music, a bake sale, balloon toss and more. Free pizza lunch included. For more information and to register go to http://bit.ly/X8J8WV.

Food Trucks Cookin' In Foster City. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Peninsula Jewish Community Center, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. Free. For more information call 378-2723.

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. $1 paperbacks, $2 and up hardbacks and 25 cents for children's books. All proceeds benefit the Belmont Library. For more information call 593-5650.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 2 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

BURN. 7:30 p.m. College of San Mateo Theatre, 1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., Building 3, San Mateo. Tickets are $15 online or $20 at the door. This film is about firefighters, told through the eyes of the crew of Detriot's Engine Company 50. For more information and to buy tickets go to detriotfirefilm.org/events.

MONDAY, APRIL 15

Deadline for Teen Poetry Contest. Belmont Library, 1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Middle and high school students are invited to submit up to three original poems, no longer than 30 lines, that will be judged by grade level, original content, style, vocabulary and creative expression. All poems must be printed neatly or typed and will not be returned. Please visit the library for an entry form. For more information email goyal@smcl.org.

TUESDAY, APRIL 16

Organizing and Executing Strategy: Jim Kouzes on Leadership Challenge. 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Stanford Research Institute, 333 Ravenswood Ave., Menlo Park. Advance registration is $25 for students, affilliates and members, $35 non-members, at the door prices are $35 for members, students and affilliates and $45 non-members. For more information contact nancy_tubbs@fullcalendar.com.

Go Green For Earth Day at Serramonte Center. 5:30 p.m. Serramonte Center, Grand Court, Serramonte and Gellert Blvd., Daly City. Free. For more information call 301-3360.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17

Youth Advisory Committee Spaghetti Feed. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Foster City Recreation Center, 650 Shell Blvd., Foster City. Tickets are $5 and $10. All proceeds will benefit Samaritan House's Safe Harbor Shelter. For more information call 286-3395.

Bettman and Halpin Live in Concert. 7 p.m. Downtown Library Fireplace Room, 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City. Free. For more information go to redwoodcity.org.

THURSDAY, APRIL 18

Movies for School Age Children: 'Hotel Transylvania.' 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Movie is rated PG and lasts 91 minutes. Free. For more information call 522-7838.

Kid's Club Woodshop Workshop. Hillsdale Shopping Center, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. Free for all kids ages 12 and younger who sign up with their parents online. For more information call 345-8222.

FRIDAY, APRIL 19

Spring Gallery Art Show, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. San Carlos Adult Community Center, 601 Chestnut, San Carlos. Free. For more information call 400-8623.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

Les Liaisons Dangereuses. 8 p.m. Dragon Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. $15- $35. The show will run until May 12. Shows at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Shows at 2 p.m. Sunday. For more information and to purchase tickets go to www.dragonproductions.net/lesliaisons.html.

SATURDAY, APRIL 20

75th Annual Millbrae Nursery School Open House. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Millbrae Nursery School, 86 Center St., Millbrae. Free, but donation are apprectaited. For more information contact millbraenursery@sbcglobal.net.

Pastle demonstration with artist Sharon Hogan. 1 p.m. Society of Western Artists Headquarters Gallery, 2625 Broadway, Redwood City. Free. For more information call 737-6084.

Menlo Park Library's Teen Book Club meeting. 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For ages 12 to 18. Free. For more information call 330-2530 or to register for the book club email atajar@plsinfo.org.

Father and Son Night. 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Foster City Teen Center, 670 Shell Blvd. Free. Boys in 2nd through 7th grades and their fathers or grandfathers are invited to enjoy a night of games, food and fun. For more information and to sign up call 286-3395.

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

SUNDAY, APRIL 21

Broadway By the Bay Presents 'Cats'. 8 p.m. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. Starting ticket price $35. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Fox Theatre Box Office, 2219 Broadway Street, Redwood City. Tickets may also be ordered by phone at 369-7770. For more information go to www.broadwaybythebay.org.

FRIDAY,APRIL 26

Affordable Books at the Book Nook. Noon to 4 p.m. 1 Cottage Lane, Twin Pines Park, Belmont. $1 paperbacks, $2 and up hardbacks and 25 cents for children's books. All proceeds benefit the Belmont Library. For more information call 593-5650.

SATURDAY, APRIL 27

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Half Moon Bay Airport, on Highway 1 1.5 miles north of Highway 92. Showcase of motorized mechanical marvels from throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. Includes Demolition Derby Championship, Unimotorcycle Racing, monster truck rides, go-kart rides, kid's amusements, food and live music to benefit the Coastside Adult Day Health Center. Continues through April 28 during same time. $20 ($30 for two-day pass) adults, $10 ($15 for two-day pass) ages 11 to 17 and 65 and up. Free for kids ages 10 and under. For more information call 726-2328.

Dirty Dancing Party. 7:30 p.m. Imperial Dance Club, 822 Cassia Street, Redwood City. 7:30 p.m. beginners Merengue Lesson, 8:15 p.m. intermediate Cha Cha lesson. 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Dance Party. Top instructors will perform Johnny's Mambo. There will be prize drawings, Dirty Dancing Movie Trivia Game, and 60's-style Mixer Dances. $17 advance registration. For more information go to www.boogiewoogieballroom.com.

SUNDAY, APRIL 28

Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Half Moon Bay Airport, on Highway 1 1.5 miles north of Highway 92. Showcase of motorized mechanical marvels from throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. Includes Demolition Derby Championship, Unimotorcycle Racing, monster truck rides, go-kart rides, kid's amusements, food and live music to benefit the Coastside Adult Day Health Center. $20 adults, $10 ages 11 to 17 and 65 and up. Free for kids ages 10 and under. For more information call 726-2328.

Opera Comes to the Fox Theater: Giuseppe Verdi's Il Trovatore. 2 p.m. Fox Theater Redwood City, 2223 Broadway, Redwood City. One show only. Tickets start at $22. For more information go to www.verismoopera.org.

THURSDSAY, MAY 2

Psychedelic Experience: Healing, Growth and Discovery. 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sofia University, 1069 E. Meadow Circle, Palo Alto. The event will reflect on surprising current results of psychedelic research and will also preview new research opportunities, discoveries and more. Free. For more information go to sofia.edu.

SATURDAY, MAY 4

Vintage Vehicle and Family Festival. 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Museum of American Heritage, 352 Homer Ave., Palo Alto. Free. For more information call 321-1004.

A La Carte and Art. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Castro Street between Church Street and Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View. This two-day festival of art will include live music, an arts and crafts show, artisan specialty food, home and garden exhibits, festive food and drink, a farmer's market, a classic car show and amusement for kids. Free. For more information call 964-3395.

In My Life -- A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles. 8 p.m. Redwood City Fox Theatre, 2219 Broadway, Redwood City. An award-winning musical biography of the Beatles through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein and features live music from renowned tribute band, Abbey Road. Tickets start at $25. For more information call 369-7770 or go to www.foxrwc.com.

SUNDAY, MAY 5

A La Carte and Art. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Castro Street between Church Street and Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View. This two-day festival of art will include live music, an arts and crafts show, artisan specialty food, home and garden exhibits, festive food and drink, a farmer's market, a classic car show and amusement for kids. Free. For more information call 964-3395.

Anne-Marie McDermott with the Alexander String Quartet concert and pre-concert talk. 6 p.m. Kohl Mansion, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame. Concert begins at 7 p.m. There will be a complimentary post-concert reception with the artists following the concerts. $45 for adults, $42 for seniors and $15 for those ages 30 and under. For more information and for tickets go to musicatkohl.org.

FRIDAY, MAY 10

Workshop on Federal Land Records. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The National Archives at San Francisco, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno. Genealogical workshop on how to locate U.S. land records. $15 payable in advance. For more information or to reserve a space call 238-3488.

SUNDAY, MAY 12

Ragazzi Continuo Presents: An English Renaissance. 4 p.m. Christ Church Parish, 770 N. El Camino Real, San Mateo. $18 in advance, $20 at the door. For more information call 342-8785.

THURSDAY, MAY 16

Movies for School Age Children: 'Wreck-It Ralph.' 3:30 p.m. San Mateo Public Library, 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo. Movie is rated PG and lasts 101 minutes. Free. For more information call 522-7838.

m. to 6 p.m. Santa Cruz Avenue, between El Camino Real and Johnson Street, Menlo Park. Menlo Park's festival of the arts marks its 26th year with live jazz, rhythm and blues, rock n' roll, dance and pary music, contemporary fine art and crafts, chefs' demos, artisan specialty food, festive food and drink, health and wellness displays, a green products showacse, home and garden exhibits, a car showcase, and fun and games for kids. Free. For more information call 325-2818.

SATURDAY, MAY 18

California State Button Society Presents: Button Bazaar. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Marriott, 1770 S. Amphlett Blvd., San Mateo. $5 donation for non CSBS members. For more information call 408-245-1630.

SUNDAY, MAY 19

Alkido and Psychotherapy. 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sofia University, 1069 E. Meadow Circle, Palo Alto. Free, but donations are welcome. Alkido is a mindfulness practice that will be taught at this workshop, which can be extremely helpful when working with clients. Please bring food to share for a potluck lunch and wear loose clothing. For more information contact kristen.sato@sofia.edu.

California State Button Society Presents: Button Bazaar. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Marriott, 1770 S. Amphlett Blvd., San Mateo. $5 donation for non CSBS members. For more information call 408-245-1630.

SATURDAY, JUNE 1

Peninsula Humane Society Mobile Pet Adoption at Serramonte Center. Noon to 3 p.m. 3 Serramonte Center, Daly City. Free. For more information contact shelbi@sprinpr.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 8

San Mateo County Fair Free Concert Series. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. San Mateo County Event Center, 2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo. $6 to $22. The concert series will feature Three Dog Night, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas and more. The San Mateo County Fair will run from June 8 through June 16.

SATURDAY, JULY 27

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 8

San Mateo Professional Alliance Weekly Networking Lunch. Noon to 1 p.m. Speido Restaurant, 223 E. 4th Ave., San Mateo. Free admission. Lunch $17. For more information call 430-6500 or go to sanmateoprofessionalalliance.com.

FRIDAY, AUG. 16

Uncharted Genealogical Records Workshop . 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The National Archives at San Francisco, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno. Genealogical workshop about lesser known federal government records for conducting family history research. $15 payable in advance. For more information or to reserve a space call 238-3488.

SATURDAY, AUG. 31

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

Millbrae Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Broadway Avenue, between Victoria and Meadow Glen, Millbrae. This Mardi Gras-style celebration will feature arts and crafts, live music, festive food and drink, a green product showcase, home and garden exhibits, health and wellness displays, a car show and fun for kids. Free. For more more information call 697-7324.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 1

Millbrae Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Broadway Avenue, between Victoria and Meadow Glen, Millbrae. This Mardi Gras-style celebration will feature arts and crafts, live music, festive food and drink, a green product showcase, home and garden exhibits, health and wellness displays, a car show and fun for kids. Free. For more more information call 697-7324.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 7

Mountain View Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Castro Street, between El Camino Real and Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View. The festival will include live music, arts and crafts, festive food and drink, the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with a large TV, organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays, home and garden exhibits, a NASA Mars Rover Curiosity exhibit, climbing wall, bungee jump, hula hoops and carnival rides. Free. For more information call 968-8378.

SUNDAY, SEPT, 8

Mountain View Art and Wine Festival. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Castro Street, between El Camino Real and Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View. The festival will include live music, arts and crafts, festive food and drink, the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with a large TV, organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays, home and garden exhibits, a NASA Mars Rover Curiosity exhibit, climbing wall, bungee jump, hula hoops and carnival rides. Free. For more information call 968-8378.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 13

Preserving Your History. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The National Archives at San Francisco, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno. Genealogical workshop on how to care for your personal family papers and photographs. $15 payable in advance. For more information or to reserve a space call 238-3488.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 28

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

MONDAY, OCT. 14

Safeway Worl Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off. 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. IDES Grounds, 735 Main St., Half Moon Bay. Free. For more information call 726-9652.

SATURDAY, OCT. 19

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Main Street, between Miramontes and Spruce Street, Half Moon Bay. The Wolrd Pumpkin capital of Half Moon Bay celebrates the harvest with non-stop live music, the Great Pumpkin Parade, a haunted house, harvest-inspired crafts, homestyle foods, an expert pumpkin carver, pie-eating and costume contests, pumpkin inspired drinks and pumpkin carving. Free. For more information call 726-9652.

SUNDAY, OCT. 20

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Main Street, between Miramontes and Spruce Street, Half Moon Bay. The Wolrd Pumpkin capital of Half Moon Bay celebrates the harvest with non-stop live music, the Great Pumpkin Parade, a haunted house, harvest-inspired crafts, homestyle foods, an expert pumpkin carver, pie-eating and costume contests, pumpkin inspired drinks and pumpkin carving. Free. For more information call 726-9652.

SATURDAY, OCT. 26

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.

SATURDAY, NOV. 30

San Bruno American Legion Post #409 Community Breakfast. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The American Legion San Bruno Post #409, 757 San Mateo Ave., San Bruno. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon, ham or sausage and French toast will be served. There will also be juice, coffee or tea. $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. For more information call 583-1740.


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