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State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, holds sidewalk office hours for constituents to bring questions, ideas. June 12, 10-11:30 a.m. Free. Menlo Park Farmers' Market, Chestnut Street between Santa Cruz and Menlo avenues, Menlo Park. Call 650-688-6384.

'Future of Clean Tech' Panel and networking event. Speakers include Mark Mitchell, general manager, Serious Energy; Olivier Jerphagnon, founder, The Green Frog from Silicon Valley; and Alper Ertas, attorney, Novak Druce. Moderated by Heather Durham, host of SVTAGS TV show. June 16, 6-8:30 p.m. $5-$20. TechShop, 120 Independence Drive, Menlo Park. Call 415-839-9280.

Music for Minors is looking for volunteers to become music educators and teach in local elementary schools. Volunteer Information Meeting, June 14, 7-8 p.m. Free. Community Activities Building, 1400 Roosevelt Ave., Redwood City. Call 650-237-9130.

'The Flying Skeletons' is a Mexican tale set in LA. Audience members are asked to wear a costume and be part of the show. For ages 4 and up. June 16, 4:30-5:15 p.m. Free. Portola Valley Library, 765 Portola Road, Portola Valley. Call 650-851-0560.

'Computer Security' Class focuses on how to avoid viruses and scams. June 25, 11 a.m. Free. Portola Valley Library, 765 Portola Road, Portola Valley. Call 650-851-0560.

Inca Weaving Workshop Ancient Andean weaving traditions that are still used today are the focus of this program presented by the Museum of Craft and Folk Art. Participants will weave their own armbands or create a woven paper pouch. Ages 6 and up. Sign-up required. June 21, 3:30-4:45 p.m. Free. Woodside Library, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside.

Mother/Daughter Retreat This women's daylong retreat consists of yoga classes by Jackie Long and a communication seminar by mother-daughter team, Donne/Deborah Davis. June 11, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. $165. Stillheart Retreat Center, 16350 Skyline Blvd., Woodside.

African Drummer Onye Onyemaechi performs. Born in Nigeria, he has played and toured in the United States and Europe, conveying African culture and village values. June 16, 10-11 a.m. Free. Independence Hall, 2955 Woodside Road, Woodside. Call 650-851-0147.

'Eating for Health' Bauman College, Eucalyptus Magazine and the Stillheart Institute host a dinner and nutrition discussion with Dr. Ed Bauman and Chef Sitarani Brian. Reservations required. June 15, 6-9 p.m. $55. Stillheart Institute, 16350 Skyline Blvd., Woodside.


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