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June 2021

San Jose Team Hope 10K Run/5K Walk To Support The Huntington’s Disease Society Of America - June 19, 2021

The San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) will host the San Jose Team Hope 10K Run/5K Walk on Saturday, June 19th at 7:30 AM (PST) at Campbell Park at the Los Gatos Creek Trail in Campbell California. All proceeds support HDSA’s mission to improve the lives of people affected by Huntington’s disease (HD) and their families. “For the past two years, my family has been involved in organizing the San Jose Team Hope Walk/Run and we are excited to be planning the event again,” said Therese Crutcher-Marin, Chair of HDSA’s San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate. “The HD community gathers to show solidarity, mutual support, for all families struggling with HD.” Team Hope is HDSA’s largest national grassroots fundraising event, which takes place in over 100 cities across the U.S. and has raised more than $14 million for HD since its inception in 2007. Thousands of families, friends, co-workers, neighbors, and communities walk together each year to support HDSA’s mission to improve the lives of people affected by HD and their families. For more information about the event, please contact Therese Crutcher-Marin (theresecrutchermarin@gmail.com, 530-906-8415). Online registration and donation can be found at hdsa.org/thwsanjose HDSA's Team Hope Walk Program is nationally sponsored by Genentech and Teva Pharmaceuticals. Go here for more information.

The 2021 San Jose Team Hope 10K Run/5K Walk - June 19, 2021

The San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) will host the San Jose Team Hope 10K Run/5K Walk on Saturday, June 19th at 7:30 AM (PST) at Campbell Park at the Los Gatos Creek Trail. All proceeds support HDSA’s mission to improve the lives of people affected by Huntington’s disease (HD) and their families. “For the past two years, my family has been involved in organizing the San Jose Team Hope Walk/Run and we are excited to be planning the event again,” said Therese Crutcher-Marin, Chair of HDSA’s San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate. “The HD community gathers to show solidarity, mutual support, for all families struggling with HD.” Team Hope is HDSA’s largest national grassroots fundraising event, which takes place in over 100 cities across the U.S. and has raised more than $14 million for HD since its inception in 2007. Thousands of families, friends, co-workers, neighbors, and communities walk together each year to support HDSA’s mission to improve the lives of people affected by HD and their families. For more information about the event, please contact Therese Crutcher-Marin (theresecrutchermarin@gmail.com, 530-906-8415). Online registration and donation can be found at hdsa.org/thwsanjose HDSA's Team Hope Walk Program is nationally sponsored by Genentech and Teva Pharmaceuticals. Go here for more information.

May 2021

At Home with HIP - May 26, 2021

Join HIP Housing virtually on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 from 5-6 PM for our annual celebration. This year’s event will feature a keynote by Kathryn Edin. Edin is one of the nation’s leading poverty researchers. She has authored 8 books, including $2 a Day: The Art of Living on Virtually Nothing in America. RSVP at https://hiphousing.org/virtualevent/ Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - May 25, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - May 18, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - May 11, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - May 04, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

Mental Health Month Kick Off - May 01, 2021

Watch Facebook Live @smchealth @CountyofSanMateo. on May 1 at 10 a.m. to see a cooking demo, enjoy a nature meditation, learn about common mental health myths with a mental health expert, and hear about all the ways you can participate throughout the entire month of May Go here for more information.

April 2021

"CA COVID-19 Rent Relief - Virtual Workshop for San Mateo County Residents" - April 29, 2021

Project Sentinel, San Mateo County Supervisor Dave Pine and Human Services Agency Director Ken Cole for a virtual workshop at 4 p.m. on landlord/tenant rent relief programs and resources for San Mateo County residents. Includes information on the local and state rules governing landlord/tenant issues and applying for rent relief. Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_P3qWdSaXSXGUvLtsfzVw5Q Go here for more information.

Community & COVID 4th Town Hall: A Year Later 3-5 p.m. - April 29, 2021

San Mateo County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services' Diversity and Equity Council would like to hear from the community about challenges, community growth and opportunities for continued support.Join this town Hall meeting for 3 - 5 p.m. Interpretation available in Spanish. Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LhLL_pxJQFyBArQOZDlFVQ. For more information or help with registration, contact: Frances Lobos at flobos@smcgov.org.  Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - April 27, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

Build Small In Your Backyard - April 21, 2021

Office Hours Wednesday 4/21/21 @6pm www.tinyurl.com/aduofficehours Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - April 20, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - April 13, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

1st Annual WordSlam Youth Poetry Contest (National Poetry Month Edition) - April 12, 2021

In celebration of National Poetry Month 2021 for April, East Palo Alto Poet Laureate Kalamu Chache is sponsoring the first of two Poetry contests that she will be managing this year in an effort to ensure that young Poets will be seated at the Poetry table in the future. The other Contest will be announced in Fall 2021, The Contest is open to Middle School, High School, and College Undergraduate students who live in or are from the communities of East Palo Alto, Belle Haven in Menlo Park, and North Fair Oaks in Redwood City. The deadline for submissions from contestants will be on April 30 at 5:00 PM. Thanks to the association with Kafenia Peace Collective, all tax-exempt donations to help cover the expenses for the two contests that are being sponsored this year can be securely made on the organization's website. For more information and to receive a copy of the Contest flyer, please email Poetess Kalamu Chache at www.PoetsAreRising@gmail.com. Go here for more information.

Xtreme Hip-Hop STEP Class - April 12, 2021

Xtreme Hip-Hop STEP is is an upgrade to the traditional step aerobic format, but doing it to the sounds of R&B, You'll have lots of fun while burning lots of calories. This format is now being taught in East Palo Alto, by Anita Black-Cowan, a long time resident and Fitness Instructor. Join my classes, Tues/Thursday, 6:15-7:15. 835 Runnymede St. East Palo Alto, Ca Go here for more information.

'Teacher Tuesdays' at Curry Up Now - April 06, 2021

Title: ‘Teacher Tuesdays’ at Curry Up Now Dates: Start with March 16 as the first 'Teacher Tuesday', followed by every Tuesday until May 25. Description: Curry Up Now, known for its innovative spin on traditional Indian cuisine, is extending a special thank-you for local teachers in the Bay Area. Every Tuesday from Tuesday, March 16 – Tuesday, May 25, 2021, teachers and school staff are invited to visit a participating Curry Up Now location for a free bowl or burrito (school ID required; in-person orders only). Where: • San Francisco location: 659 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 • Oakland location: 1745 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 • San Mateo location: 129 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 • Palo Alto location: 321 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 • San Jose location: 3250 Zanker Road, San Jose, CA 95134 Contact: info@curryupnow.com Go here for more information.

Free COVID-19 Vaccines - April 01, 2021

Get the vaccine on April 1,2021 from 3 to 6 p.m. at 1885 Bay Road. Get more information by calling 650-665-0482. Pick up your wrist bands at 2415 University—City Hall/ Library through Thursday while supplies last! Just show an ID that verifies you live in EPA or DISTRICT 1 in Menlo Park. The vaccines are given through a partnership between the City of East Palo Alto and the Ravenswood Family Health Center. Go here for more information.

 

 

 

 

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