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Photo (0363.JPG). Mona & Bob Armistead and Vista Center Board Member, Joivta Honor attended the 35th Annual Vintage Affaire benefiting Vista Center For Blind & Visually Impaired individuals and their families through evaluation, counseling, education and training, to promote Independence & quality of life. Photo (0364.JPG) Many Atherton people incl. Barbara Peyton and Dave & Lynne & Heppberger enjoyed the wine & chiefs tasting reception before the live auction and gourmet dinner Benefit at a lovely Atherton Estate on Saturday, July 15. The benefit is staffed by local volunteers and the has raised over $8 million in the 34 years. vintageaffaire.org Submitted by bobbi bon on Jul 25, 2017

 
 
A&E Features

On stage: 'You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown'
Foothill College's musical theater program has returned to in-person productions with "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown." Monday, 11:54 AM

Mountain View's Concerts on the Plaza series kicks off July 23
The city of Mountain View is hosting Concerts on the Plaza, a series of five outdoor concerts featuring a variety of music at Civic Center Plaza, through Sept. 17. Thursday, 11:40 AM

Earthwise Productions hosts concert series at Palo Alto Art Center
After a pandemic pause, Palo Alto's Earthwise Productions is back in action, hosting live, local concerts. First up is a series of free, matinee shows at the Palo Alto Art Center at 1313 Newell Road. Tuesday, 11:11 AM

Artists invited to apply for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Coretta Scott King Artist Residency
Calling all local artists: Aug. 8 is the deadline to apply for the first two rounds of the Palo Alto Public Art Program's new Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Coretta Scott King Artist Residency. Tuesday, 11:12 AM

Movie nights return to Courthouse Square
On Thursday evenings through Sept. 2, Redwood City is hosting a series of free double feature movie nights, offering a mix of family movies, feature films and independent film shorts from the BraveMaker Film Festival. Wednesday, 11:41 AM

Stanford Live show presents the soundtrack of a lifetime
"My Bollywood Jukebox" creator Heena Patel says Bollywood means a lot more than entertainment. "These films have influenced the dreams, the passions, even the decor and fashion sensibilities of those who've watched them," she said. Tuesday, 10:57 AM

Art Kiosk to host soaring new work by Carlos Estevez
Miami-based, Cuban-born artist Carlos Estevez will offer new work -- inspired by kites and the California dream -- at downtown Redwood City's Art Kiosk starting this week. Tuesday, 10:58 AM

Los Altos History Museum invites community to travel back in time with Pioneer Day
In celebration of its new exhibition, "Gold Fever!" the Los Altos History Museum is holding a Pioneer Day event on Sunday, July 25, from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday, 11:00 AM

Palo Alto author publishes plant-forward recipe bible
Palo Alto resident Anne-Marie Bonneau's first book, "The Zero-Waste Chef," includes 75 vegan and vegetarian recipes and tips for cooking with food scraps, creating fermented goodies or simply inverting a plate over leftovers. Friday, 9:44 AM

This summer, [email protected] offers a venue for every listener
[email protected] is going above and beyond to live up to its 2021 theme, "Gather," with the summer chamber music festival offering a venue for just about every listener. Thursday, 10:20 AM

The Counter plans to close Palo Alto site after 15 years
After serving up custom-made gourmet burgers in Palo Alto since 2006, The Counter is closing its doors at 369 California Ave. by the end of this month. Wednesday, 11:29 AM

'Around the Bay' captures local scenes in bright, bold paintings
"Around the Bay," an exhibit of oil paintings by Kaaren Marquez at Los Altos' Viewpoints Gallery through Aug. 1, offers a unique visual tour of the Bay Area. Meet the artist on Saturday, July 24, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 10:19 AM

With 'The Black Index,' Palo Alto Art Center explores representation
The current exhibition at the Palo Alto Art Center, "The Black Index," seeks to "question our reliance on photography as a privileged source for documentary objectivity and understanding," especially as it pertains to Black subjects. Friday, 10:22 AM

 

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