Studies show children create more meaning in our lives. But parents today have a difficult time allowing their kids to fail — they want to protect them, and turn into helicopter parents, constantly hovering over them. Couric asked why parents today feel they have to go to every one of their kids’ sports activities, every practice, every concert and every on-stage event. Parents work on their kids’ projects, and supervise their homework. It’s “what parents have to do,” she complained.
The event is organized by Souljahs, This year’s theme is “Where do we go from here?”, “We definitely want to honor Dr, King; it’s his day, Our goal is to keep it pure, to keep the focus on his work,” said, Souljahs board member Gregory Osorio, “Because if he were still alive he would still be on that mountain, still speaking and acting on issues that confront us.”, The day’s keynote guest speaker will be Elaine Brown, former chairwoman of the Black Panther Party, She also will sign copies of lamp 3d design: ballet shoes her autobiography “A Taste of Power.”..
Camino Flamencos will transmit holiday spirit as the company returns to Angelica’s in Redwood City to present “Fiesta de Navidad” on Dec. 23. “It’s going to be a lot of fun,” Yaelisa says. “It’s going to have a huge cast of dancers and musicians. We get audience participation. We sing some Christmas carols in Spanish. We are just going to do what we always do there — and that is, bring the house down, basically.”. The company has been performing several times annually at Angelica’s for five years.
A Winter Wonderland: The Academy of Classical Ballet presents lamp 3d design: ballet shoes its annual holiday show, Dec, 8, 7 p.m.; Dec, 9, 2 p.m, Campbell Heritage Theatre, 1 W, Campbell Ave., Campbell, $20-$25; $7 additional for the “Snowman Soiree” meet and greet with the cast after each performance, https://www.ci.campbell.ca.us/353/Heritage-Theatre, 408.866.2700, Los Gatos Ballet Nutcracker: The ballet and the San Jose Youth Symphony, conducted by Yair Samet, presents Tchaikovsky’s iconic Christmas Ballet, Dec, 7-9, Flint Center for the Performing Arts, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, http://losgatosballet.org/nutcracker.html..
Rebuilding Together Peninsula transforms lives by providing critical repairs, accessibility modifications and energy-efficient upgrades to low-income homes and community centers at no cost to service recipients in San Mateo County and northern Santa Clara County. We are located at 841 Kaynyne St., Redwood City. To donate or volunteer, contact 650-366-6597 or check out our website at www.rebuildingtogetherpeninsula.org. Project WeHOPE’s mission is to help rebuild the lives of the homeless, un-housed and those at risk. We operate as an emergency shelter, provide transitional and educational programs for adults, and reach a wide range of homeless with our mobile showers and laundry facilities called Dignity On Wheels. This winter season, the agency is looking to keep its Dignity On Wheels mobile shower laundry trailer stocked with hygiene kits, sweatpants, blankets, socks as it expands its services and reaches homeless individuals throughout San Mateo County and Santa Clara County. Volunteer help is also essencial with various tasks to help keep Dignity On Wheels operating throughout the cold weather months. If you’d like to help, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’d like to donate or volunteer to serve dinner at the WeHOPE shelter, contact email@example.com or call 650-330-8000.