The Sisters of Swing: The Retro Dome presents a musical tribute to The Andrews Sisters, an early girl group that sold more than 90 million records. Through Aug. 15. $24-$36. The Retro Dome, 1694 Saratoga Ave., San Jose. 408.404.7711 or www.TheRetroDome.com. Women’s Singing Group: The Bay Area Showcase Chorus welcomes women who love to sing at any rehearsal. Meets most Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Visit http://www.singharmony.org for information on rehearsal location, or call 408.973.1555. Piedmont Hills Class of 1970: The Piedmont Hill High School Class of 1970 holds a picnic to celebrate its 40-year reunion. July 17, noon-5 p.m. Alum Rock Park, Log Cabin site, San Jose. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://sites.google.com/site/phhs70reunion.
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The Office of Science began this competition to interest today’s youth in pursuing careers in science and math. Parents and educators can register their school at http://www.hpb.com/schools, and share how their school would use a $100 Half Price Books gift card to enhance their school library. One East Bay winner will be randomly selected on March 4. The contest is part of statewide efforts to prevent suicide, reduce stigma and discrimination related to mental illness, and to promote the mental health and wellness of students.
Featuring a dozen musicians and vocalist China Forbes, Pink Martini ballet mandala svg, ballerina mandala svg, ballet slippers svg, ballet shoes svg, ballet slippers mandala svg, dance life svg, d performs its cross-genre mix of classical, jazz, and old-fashioned pop at venues all over the world, Following their 2016 SFJAZZ debut to kick off the tour for their latest release, Je dis oui!, the band returns with their infectiously joyous, dance-friendly music, Adam Shulman – A Charlie Brown Christmas, Thursday, December 14 – Sunday, December 17, Joe Henderson Lab, Best known as part of Marcus Shelby’s Jazz Orchestra and a creative force on the San Francisco jazz scene for the past decade, pianist Shulman reprises his tribute to Bay Area jazz legend Vince Guaraldi and his soundtrack to Charles Schulz’s 1965 holiday classic, A Charlie Brown Christmas..
In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However, on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called an informal, and unauthorized truce where the various front-line soldiers of the conflict peacefully met each other in No Man’s Land to share a precious pause in the carnage with a fleeting brotherhood. This film dramatizes one such section as the French, Scottish and German sides partake in the unique event, even though they are aware that their superiors will not tolerate its occurrence.