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Guadalupe River Park Conservancy
Get tips on the best flowers, leaves for pressing and learn techniques for collecting and drying your own. This program takes place November 8th at 10:00am at the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy Visitor & Education Center, located at 438 Coleman Ave. in San Jose. For more information, visit www.grpg.org or call 408-298-7657.
Traffic Commute Club
Halloween is the second “New Commute” Day of the year. “New Commute” Day is created to bring our attention to expected bad commute days with heavy stop and go traffic starting around 2 p.m. and lasting until at least 8 p.m. For more information, visit www.trafficcommute.com. Find the “Game” page for additional information.
Family Supportive Housing
Enjoy a delicious dinner and help homeless people in the South Bay at Family Supportive Housing's 28th annual Soup Kitchen Dinner on November 6th at Bellarmine College Prep. Food from local restaurants, great music and more help provide shelter & services to families. Reserve your table at www.familysupportivehousing.org.
Sacred Heart Women’s Club Sacred Heart Women’s Club will hold their holiday boutique on Friday, November 4th from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Saturday, November 5th from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Sacred Heart Parish Hall, located at 13716 Saratoga Ave. in Saratoga. The boutique will feature local artisan gifts, jewelry, and gourmet foods, Christmas items. Breakfast with Santa is Saturday from 9-11 (RSVP by emailing email@example.com) Photos with Santa will be from 12-3. Free daycare for children under 10 years old.
Small Steps takes children shopping for warm coats & shoes as winter approaches, and they need your help. Volunteers are needed on Saturday, November 1st for their annual event in Hollister. Learn more and download an application at www.smallstepssbc.org or call 831-638-2111.Get in the spirit and “feel good” with Small Steps!
San Mateo County History Museum The San Mateo County History Museum continues with its “Free First Fridays” offering on November 7th, which will include a preschool craft program, followed by a story time at 11 a.m. “Yoko’s Paper Planes” will be told in the museum’s Immigration Experience gallery. The Museum is located at 2200 Broadway Street in Redwood City. Contact the Museum at www.historysmc.org.
Applied Materials Turkey Trot
Join in the Thanksgiving Day tradition of giving thanks, at the 10th anniversary of the Silicon Valley Turkey Trot in downtown San Jose! You can help raise $1 million for local charities while working up a Thanksgiving Day appetite! Help our local charities provide needy families with health, hope and a home. Register your family for the 5K or the 10K walk or run, or the kids Fun Run. Go to www.s-vturkeytrot.com.
The Ohlone Wind Orchestra
Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 • 2pm • Smith Center, Ohlone College, Fremont
The Wind Orchestra offers an exhilarating first concert of the season! Bring your family and celebrate beautiful music. General admission $15 ($10 for seniors, students, and staff) at the door or www.SmithCenter.com - Visit www.OhloneWindOrchestra.org.
SANTA TERESA HIGH SCHOOL
Don't miss the huge Santa Teresa High School Holiday Boutique on Saturday, November 1st and Sunday, November 2nd at 2150 Snell Ave., San Jose. Over 65 local artisans & craftsmen, drawings, silent auction, Saint's Cafe, food trucks, kettle corn & more!
South Bay Historical Railroad Society
The South Bay Historical Railroad Society hosts its Fall 2014 Model Train Show on Saturday and Sunday, November 1st and 2nd at the historic Santa Clara Caltrain Depot. The depot is located at 1005 Railroad Avenue in Santa Clara. Hours are 10am to 5pm on Saturday, and 10am to 4pm on Sunday. Attractions include a Company Store swap meet, the organization’s two museum-quality model railroad layouts (HO and N-scales), a museum of railroad artifacts and memorabilia, the restored former Southern Pacific Switch Tower, a large railroad library, newly restored waiting room and the historic Oregon Washington Railroad & Navigation business car. Admission donation: $5 adults; under 18 free. For more information, call 408-243-3969 or go to www.sbhrs.org and proceed to News & Events.