May 2007

In this Issue:

Summer Recreation Brochure

Pet Parade

World Environment Day

Kids Activities

Kid's Night Out

Music in the Square

The Human Race

Adult Events

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 Summer Recreation Brochure

Summer Recreation Brochure
Look for your copy in your mailbox after May 9. All residents of Redwood City, Woodside and parts of San Carlos will receive the brochure in the mail. If you would like to be added to the mailing list, email us !
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Registration Dates:
Residents- May 16 at 11am
Non-residents- May 29 at 11am

 The 6th Annual Pet Parade

Saturday, June 2, 2007
Downtown RWC on Theatre Way

Booths open at 10am
Parade starts at Noon

Experience the happiest event of the year! Come watch pets & owners strut their stuff in costume! There will be food, music, vendor booths, rescue groups and more! For more information or to download a contest entry form or vendor & sponsor information,

 World Environment Day

Saturday, June 2 :: 9:00am-12:00pm
at Red Morton Park - Valota St. side

Benefit Bike Ride, free children’s activities, information booths on how to protect the environment, park tree planting and more. click here for more info!
 Kid's Activities
Scrap Box Surprise: Mother's Day Makings (Age 6-12)
Wednesday, May 9 :: 3:45-5pm
Register Now

An art class that's out of the box... the scrap box, that is! Using common household items, notions, and recycle bin cast-offs, we'll craft unique and usable creations. Lab fee $5 paid to instructor.
Mother's Day Delight (Age 3-5)
Saturday, May 12 :: 10am-12pm
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Happy Mother's Day! Need a place to make a gift for mommy in private? Come create a secret gift to share with your Mommy on her special day.
Location: Red Morton Center
Family Arts & Scraps: Plastic Parts (Family, Age 2 & up)
Saturday, May 19 :: 10-11:30am
$33 per family
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Wondering what else you could do with the endless waste from gift wrap, plastic containers, cardboard boxes, tin cans, and magazines? You'll be amazed at the functional craft pieces you'll create. Bring the whole family- renew, reuse, recycle together! After this class, you'll view garbage in an entirely different way. Lab fee $5 to instructor per family.
Location: Sandpiper
 Kid's Night Out

Survivor Night (Age 6-12)
Friday, May 4 :: 6:30-9pm
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Take the challenge and sign up for this night of team challenges, crafts, and a scavenger hunt! Pizza & drinks will be provided.
Location: Community Activities Building

  Music on the Square

Friday, June 1 :: 6:00-8:00pm
Courthouse Square, Downtown RWC

Join us for the first concert of the year!! Livewire, a 6 piece Dance Party Cover Band will be livening up our new courthouse square!
Full concert schedule will be online soon, at

 The Human Race

The Human Race 5K Fundraiser Walk
Saturday, May 12
- Rain or Shine
Walk begins at 8:45am

This is the Veterans Memorial Senior Center Annual Fundraising Walk! Meet new people,
enjoy the view, walk, or just sit and cheer on our Walking Team! Walkers will receive transportation to and from the event as well as a T-shirt, food, beverages and more.

If you are interested in joining our Walking Team please call the Veterans Memorial Senior Center information at 650.780.7264 and leave a message or email Bruce Utecht.

 Events for Adults

Elderhostel Informational Presentation
Saturday, May 5th ::
Veterans Memorial Senior Center
Elderhostel offers in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning experiences for almost every interest and ability. Find out more about this leader in educational travel for older adults. For more information, please call Susan at (650) 780-7343. No RSVP Required!
FREE (Donations Accepted)

Health & Wellness Mini-Festival
Thursday, May 10th :: 9:00am-12 noon

Veterans Memorial Senior Center
Save This Date!  Free health screenings, information and more! Something for everyone.  For more information, please call Susan at (650) 780-7343. No RSVP Required! FREE

Free Activities at the Community  Activities Building
Rose Show Sunday, May 6 from 1:00-5:00pm
Spring Art Show Saturday & Sunday, May 19 and 20 from 11:00am-5:00pm
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