Montalvo Arts Center: A tour of the historic villa offers the chance to learn about Sen. James Phelan’s country home, built in 1912, his colorful life and celebrated friends. The two-hour walking tours are led by trained volunteer docents. Recommended for ages 12 and up. Oct. 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28 and 30, 10 a.m. Free for members and a guest/$10 per person non-members. Space is limited and reservations are required two business days in advance by calling the Montalvo Box Office at 408.961.5858. 15400 Montalvo Road, Saratoga. 408.961.5858 or http://montalvoarts.org.
Patty Cakes Story Time: 11-11:15 a.m, Tuesdays, Sept, 10-Nov, 26, For babies and tots up to 3 years old attending with a caregiver, the program features songs, rhymes and stories with an aim to early literacy, It will then take a short vacation, Picture Book Time: 11-11:30 a.m, Thursdays, Sept, 12-Nov, 21, Children 3-5 years old may attend without a caregiver, Book Buddies: 1-2 p.m, Wednesdays, A book buddy volunteer reader is embellished ballet pointe shoes, fantasy ballet shoes, altered ballet shoes, pink shabby ballet shoe, gift for dancer, ballet de in the library to read stories to children of all ages, Clayton Library Book Club: 7-9 p.m, on the second Mondays is open to interested adults, On Sept, 9, Sunny Solomon leads the discussion on “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver..
The overreacting continued into my first three days there because — apparently forgetting the other 53 times I stopped, then started working out — I completely overdid it. Even though I felt like I’d been beaten with a tennis racket after the first day, I kept overdoing for two more, because it was the week of July 4 and I’m an American. Now I’m sore like I haven’t been since I was 19, when I started a program with two competitive weightlifters who thought it would be funny to work me until I threw up and my chest was swollen with enough lactic acid to make me look like Conan the Barbarian.
DVC Guitar Ensemble playing at library, The Diablo Valley Guitar Ensemble will hold a free performance from 7 to 8 p.m, May 20, in the Community Hall, at embellished ballet pointe shoes, fantasy ballet shoes, altered ballet shoes, pink shabby ballet shoe, gift for dancer, ballet de the Lafayette Library and Learning Center, 3491 Diablo Blvd, The ensemble is one of the longest-running guitar ensembles in the Bay Area, Through nearly 20 acoustic guitars, the ensemble performs a variety of classical, jazz and world music, Fantasy Forum stages ‘Wizard of Oz’ May 6-8, “Wizard of Oz,” presented by Fantasy Forum Actors Ensemble, will be held from May 5-8, in the Margaret Lesher Theatre, at the Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, in Walnut Creek..
The Chamber of Commerce named retiring Councilwoman Diane McNutt, who owns a public relations agency, the 2014 Business Person of the Year. The popular pet supply store, Pet People, was named Business of the Year. Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Chief Scott Seaman retired after 14 years on the job. His retirement plans included a trip to Germany, with Seaman saying he and his wife of 32 years would “float down the Danube and visit Christmas markets.”. Calls and emails weren’t returned, so exactly what happened and when remains a mystery, but it’s clear that Templar Sports at 611 University Ave. was closed for good. The Weekly-Times reported on Aug. 8 that a sign listing the gun shop’s hours was covered over and the store’s website was taken down. A week later a downtown resident reported that she saw the store’s inventory being loaded into an SUV.