KBAY WEB PSA October 31, 2014
Get in the driver's seat and be a volunteer who spreads joy in a joyful way. Drive a senior to a medical appointment or to shopping once or twice a month. It only takes a little time, and it can make a world of difference! Most rides are in Fremont, Newark or Union City. Call Life Elder Care at 510-574-2090 OR go to www.lifeeldercare.org.
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 on November 8th at 10:00 a.m. 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.
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 and 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.to 7 p.m. and Saturday, November 5th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Sacred Heart Parish Hall, located at 13716 Saratoga Ave. in Saratoga. The boutique will feature local artisan gifts, jewelry, gourmet foods and Christmas items. Breakfast with Santa is Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org). Photos with Santa will be from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free daycare for children under 10 years old.
Food For Families
Give a family in your community a fresh start! Food For Families Holiday Bag Campaign runs from November 7th through December at all Raley’s/ Bel Air/Nob Hill Markets. Your $10 donation at checkout will fill a bag with $27 worth of healthy food that will make at least 21 meals. And Raley's matches 100% of donations! For more information, visit Foodforfamilies.org.
Steinway Society the Bay Area, the non-profit organization dedicated to promoting excellence in piano performance and music education in the Bay Area, continues its 20th annual piano series with internationally acclaimed Russian pianist Denis Kozhukhin. The performance is Saturday, November, at McAfee Performing Arts Center in Saratoga. For information or to order tickets, call 408-990-0872 or visit www.steinwaysociety.com.
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 St. 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 for more information.