July 2006

In this Issue:

July 4th Fun Run

Whole Foods Donates Snacks

Redwood City Day at the Giants

Kids Night Out

Creative Aging Conference

Girls Volleyball Clinic

Summer Concerts

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  31st Annual July 4th Fun Run 5K

This unique race circles around the parade route in front of 35,000 spectators cheering you on. Pre-registration is strongly recommended! We cannot guarantee T-shirts for participants who sign up on race day.

Race starts at 9am SHARP
7/4/06

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  Whole Foods Donates Snack Bags
The Redwood City Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department and Whole Foods Market invite the Redwood City community to help bring nutrition to our summertime after-school camp programs. It's simple to do, it doesn't cost much, and everyone who participates will feel great about helping kids in the City's after-school camp programs to receive nutritious snacks all summer!
  • Step 1 - Go to Whole Foods Market in Redwood City( 1250 Jefferson Ave.)
  • Step 2 Tell a clerk you'd like to buy a Camp Snack Bag for Redwood City after school summer camp kids
  • Step 3 Pay just $3.99 per snack bag
  • Step 4 Feel great about helping kids to have healthy snacks during summer after school camp!

This program will help the kids at these Redwood City schools where the City provides after-school camp activities (some are year-round schools, others are in summer school session): Taft, Hoover, Fair Oaks, Selby Lane, Roosevelt, John Gill, and Hawes.

The snack bags are filled with wonderful organic whole food products from the Whole Kids organic food line. Included in the snack bag are things like peach apple sauce, raisins, apple juice, fruit bars, and cheddar crackers. This is a great opportunity for us to partner with the City and help to introduce healthy food choices to our youth, said Harvindar Billon, Community Relations Representative for Whole Foods Market Redwood City.

  Redwood City Day at the Giants

Tuesday, July 18 at 7:15pm
Cost: $20 for View Level
Support the Redwood City Education Foundation by going to a Giants Game!

Buy your tickets for the Tuesday, July 18th at 7:15pm game vs. the Milwaukee Brewers by logging onto www.rcef.org for ticket purchase information.

The Giants are supporting Redwood City Schools by giving back $9 of every ticket purchased. Pre-game tailgate party....
in the works!

 Kid's Night Out
Thursday, August 3rd from 6:00-9:00pm
Ages: 1st-5th grades
Cost: $20
Class Code: 45.301 Register
Location: RMCC


This will be a night filled with fun activities. Join our awesome recreation staff for a night of pizza, games, crafts, and movies. All parents who register a child will receive a buy one dinner get the other free (up to a $15 value) voucher for Milagro’s Restaurant located downtown (1099 Middlefield Road). The voucher is good for the night of the event. Don’t miss this night out of fun for you and your child!
 Creative Aging through Expressive Arts  Conference
Registration has started for the:
Creative Aging Through Expressive Arts Conference
Thursday, July 20, 2006

For more information contact 780-7264 or download flyer
Download Flyer (248KB, pdf )
 Girl's Volleyball FREE Clinic

Participants (entering 4th -8th Grade) and Parents who plan to coach in the Redwood City After School Sports Program.
All participants must fill out a registration form and return form to Red Morton Community Center . 
Forms also available at Red Morton Community Center
(1120 Roosevelt Ave. 650.780.7311)

Registration Deadline: August 1, 2006
Dates:

Tuesday 8/ 8, Thursday 8/10,
Tuesday 8/15,Thursday 8/ 17

Time:
3:30-5:30pm
Location:
Red Morton Community Center
Fee:
Free
*Participants should dress appropriately and bring water and knee pads. 
 Summer Concert Series
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