Events

“The Color of Law, Menlo Park Edition: The Hidden History Shaping Our Menlo Park Neighborhoods Today” is the topic of a talk scheduled for Sunday, November 17, from 5:00-6:30 pm at the Arrillaga Family Recreation Center, Sequoia Room, 700 Alma St. Menlo Park.

How public policies that segregated America have affected Menlo Park will be discussed, along with how to move toward a more equitable future.

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Fit4Mom SF Peninsula Turkey Dash set for Nov. 17

Fit4Mom SF Peninsula is  hosting a race just for the kids on November 17, from 10:00 am to Noon at Bedwell Bayfront Park in Menlo Park. There will be a Thanksgiving themed warm up followed by runs organized by age group: 6-10 years old – 20 minute obstacle course 3-5 years – 12 minute obstacle […]

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Learn about Title/Escrow and Trusts on Nov. 12

Liz Herlihy-Hobart, branch manager  and escrow officer at Cornerstone Title Co. will explain the ins and outs and the things you don’t know about title/escrow and trusts  at Little House (800 Middle Ave.) on Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm. RSVP at 326-2025 or in person at Guest Services. Refreshments served. Walk-ins welcome. […]

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Special buggy story time at Menlo Park Library on Nov. 9

Learn about the astounding number of bugs in our world, as Beetlelady Stephanie Dole engages preschoolers with free play; story, song, and movement time, buggy art—and live bugs! The event takes place of the Menlo Park Library on  Friday, Nov. 9 from 10:30 to 11:30 am

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[email protected]’s Focus Residency set for Nov. 7 and 8

[email protected]’s upcoming Focus Residency, Art Under a Tombstone, takes place on Thursday, Nov. 7, and Friday, Nov. 8. The Focus residencies delve into creative topics over two evenings, and next week explores Russia’s artistic transformation from the Romantic era to the period of Soviet oppression. Thursday evening is an immersive “Behind the Music” discussion event […]

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“Know Your Rights, Know the Law: Sex, Bullying, and Social Media” is M-A Parent Education topic on Nov. 7

“Know Your Rights, Know the Law: Sex, Bullying, and Social Media” is the topic of an M-A Parent Education talk on Thursday, November 7, 2019, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the M-A Performing Arts Center (PAC) Parents, students, educators, and community members welcome! Free admission and light refreshments. Spanish interpretation will be available. More information and […]

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La Entrada used book fair takes place Nov. 6 to 20

The La Entrada used book sale begins Wednesday, November 6, and ends Wednesday, November 20. Hours are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm every weekday (closed on weekends & Veteran’s Day and also closing at 2:oo pm on November 20). The sale will be located in the Multi Use Room at La Entrada Middle School (2200 […]

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Recycling: What Goes Where – and Why? Find out on Nov. 6

Plastic bags, pizza boxes, plant trays–where do they all go? From composting basics to hints on avoiding cross-contamination, a Waste Zero Specialist from Recology will help us make it easier being “green” at the Menlo Park Library on Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

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Teens invited to play games at library on Nov. 5

International Games week is an annual celebration of games celebrated among public libraries worldwide during the first full week in November. The Menlo Park Library’s Teen Zone (grades 4-12) will offer  playing cards, teen board games, and more on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 3:30 to 5:30 pm. A second teen gaming event will take place […]

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Reserve now to attend Veterans Day lunch at Little House on Nov. 11

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Photojournalist Rucha Chitnis addresses “Decolonization in Action” on Nov. 4

From a Maori town reviving its language to Native Americans claiming their ancestral land, photojournalist Rucha Chitnis has met women leading change, and shares their compelling narratives in words and in pictures. She will share stories, photos, and her debut film project at the Menlo Park Library on Nov. 4 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. […]

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