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|Thursday, 01 November 2012 15:22|
Cherry City Toastmasters
Dinner and Entertainment in Hayward
Fundraiser for Wilson Science Camp
A fundraiser for Woodrow Wilson Elementary School’s 5th grade Science Camp will be held at Drake’s Brewery in the Westgate shopping center (behind Walmart) 1922 Davis St. on Friday, Nov. 2, from 4 to 8 p.m.
The San Leandro Library Readers’ Roundtable book club will meet at the Main Library, 300 Estudillo Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. to discuss Never in My Wildest Dreams: A Black Woman’s Life in Journalism, by Belva Davis. Davis chronicles her own struggles and political awakening as she pushed against the boundaries for women and minorities in journalism to become the first black female news anchor on the West Coast.
Salem Lutheran Home Holiday Boutique
The Salem Lutheran Home, 2361 East 29th St. in Oakland, will have a Holiday Boutique on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featured items will be collectibles, jewelry, gifts, books and nearly new items. The thrift store will also be open. Proceeds benefit activities for the residents.
The City of San Leandro and the Bay Area HomeBuyer Agency is having a free public homebuyer seminar from on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the City Hall Helen Lawrence South Conference Room 835 East 14th St. For more information and to make a reservation, call (888) 572-1222 x102 or go to www.myhomegateway.com.
Motown Soul Review
A night of Motown Soul music with Barron Edwards Motown Mo’Soul Review is coming up at the Bal Theatre, 14808 East 14th St. in San Leandro, on Saturday, Nov. 3, at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the theater box office line at 614-1224, at baltheatre.com and at Ticketweb.com.
Marine Corps Birthday Breakfast
The Marine Corps League invites all Marines to celebrate the Marine Corps’ 237th birthday with a traditional breakfast – chipped beef on toast – on Saturday Nov. 3, at 10 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building, 1105 Bancroft Ave. There will be great speakers, a raffle with plenty of prizes, and all the tradition and spirit of the Marine Corps. Tickets for adults are $17.50 in advance, $20 at the door, $10 for children. Doors open at 9 a.m. For more information or tickets, call Bobby Ferreira at 460-0636.
Hill & Valley Annual Bazaar
The Hill & Valley Women’s Club in Hayward will hold its Annual Bazaar at the clubhouse at 1808 “B” St. in Hayward on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to raise funds for scholarships for local high school students. Many bargains in collectibles, books, baked goods, jewelry, homemade candy, hand-crafted boutique and Christmas items, home decorations, and much more will be available. Free admission. For more information, call 727-9296.
Diabetes Support Group
The Diabetes Support Group of San Leandro meets on Monday, Nov. 5, at 5 p.m. at the San Leandro Surgery Center, 15035 East 14 St. in San Leandro. See a screening of the movie “Super-Size Me.” Healthy snacks will be provided. Admission is free and the public is welcome.
Alta Mira Bazaar
The Alta Mira Club, 561 Lafayette Ave. in San Leandro, is having its Annual Community Bazaar on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with unique handmade items by many popular vendors and Alta Mira Club members. Lunches sold from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., White Elephant stage tables and a gift opportunity drawing table.
Amazing Bird Show at SLZ Library
Prepare to be amazed by Yah-kee and Korbel, the parrot performers that have been featured on The Tonight Show, Pet Star and The Ellen Show, at the San Lorenzo Library, 395 Paseo Grande in San Lorenzo, on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 1:30 p.m. The birds’ repertoire includes animal impersonations, bike riding, singing opera and crying like a baby.
Retired Public Employees Meet
Retired Public Employees Association (RPEA) Chapter 53 will be meeting at Denny’s on Industrial Boulevard in Hayward on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 10:30 a.m. Join a group and hear “How to stay mobile” and meet with friends and former co-workers.
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Meetings for adult children of alcoholics are held every Tuesday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at All Saints Church, 911 Dowling Blvd. in San Leandro. Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA) helps adults whose lives have been affected by family alcoholism.
Arroyo Craft Fair
The Arroyo High School Athletic Boosters are having their Annual Holiday Boutique/Craft Faire on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Arroyo cafeteria, featuring homemade crafts, baked goods, a snack bar and door prizes. Vendors are still wanted. Call Diana at 305-2517.
SL Arts Council Exhibit
The Arts Council of San Leandro and the San Leandro Main Library present “People and Places of the Southern Hemisphere,” a group art exhibit of renowned Bay Area photographers. The show features the work of Kamau Amen-Ra, Charles Rhone, Edward Miller, Wanda and Tasin Sabir and Tumani Onbiyi. The art is on display through Nov. 30 at the San Leandro Main Library, 300 Estudillo Ave.