May 2008

In this Issue:

Summer Activity Guide

Mother's Day Kid's Concert

Pet Parade

Music on the Square

CPR & AED Classes

Walk for the Health of It

Junior Giants

Free Baby Boot Camp

Caregiving with Confidence

Events at the CAB

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 Summer Activity Guide

Summer Activity Guide
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!

Registration Dates:
summer camp & swim lesson registration began in march and is available now!
Residents- May 21 at 11am
Non-residents- June 2 at 11am
 Mother's Day Kid's Concert

Mother's Day Kid's Concert
Saturday, May 10, 2008
11:00am-1pm
Courthouse Square

Join Andy Z and the Andyland Band and Doctor Noize as they help honor your Mom! There will be mother's day crafts for kids beginning at 10:30am.
Bring canned food or make a donation to support Second Harvest Food Bank and receive a free raffle ticket to win prizes from Citrine New World Bistro, the event sponsor.
Click for more info
 The 7th Annual Pet Parade
Saturday, May 31, 2008
11:00am-3:00pm
parade begins at 12:30pm

at Broadway & Theatre Way

Come watch pets & owners strut their stuff in costume! There will be food, vendor booths, rescue groups, pony rides, a petting zoo and more! For more information or to download a contest entry form or vendor & sponsor information, CLICK HERE!!
 Music on the Square
Friday, May 30, 2008
6:00-8:00pm
Courthouse Square, Downtown RWC
Tom Rigney & Flambeau
(Zydeco)
"One of the Bay Area's most formidable bands--a roots-powered sound which freely mingles Cajun influences with New Orleans R&B, jazz, traditional lrish music and rocK' Andrew Gllbert, San Jose Mercury News
Full concert schedule will be online soon, at
www.redwoodcityevents.com
 Adult & Child First Aid, CPR and AED Courses

Parents and Caregivers!
Did you know The Parks & Recreation Department has been offering ongoing classes in CPR, First Aid and AED training? These classes are taught by All Star CPR, a group of Menlo Park Firefighters, at our recreation centers.
Check out our current catalog listing for dates & times.

 Junior Giants Baseball


sponsored by the Redwood City Police Activities League PAL
Registration: May 14-June 1, 2008
Season: July 7- August 7
at Selby Lane
Coaches Needed!!
for more information contact Erin Niemeyer at 780.7335.

Age 5-7 (T-Ball) Age 8-10
Tues/Thurs
4-5:15pm
Mon/Wed
4:15 & 5:30pm
 Walk for the Health of It

Friday, May 16, 2008
5K walk, Wii walk and perimeter walk, as well as a Health Faire and refreshments.

All the proceeds generated that day will help us to continue our programs at a low or no cost to our patrons. Some of these vital services are transportation, fitness classes, educational lectures and nutritious meals. For more information or to join our team, please contact Bruce Utecht 650.780.7306.

 Try Baby Boot Camp- FREE
On Friday, May 9th Baby Boot Camp will host a special Mother's Day class at Red Morton Park in Redwood City. The class is FREE and you are welcome to bring your baby and your friends!  A full body workout and snacks will be provided and all attendees will enter a raffle for prizes from local businesses! Friends, family and first timers are welcome to come! Please email Bo at sarah.kastelic@babybootcamp.com to reserve your spot.
 Caregiving with Confidence Lecture
Wednesday, May 14 at 6:00pm
VMSC Theatre
 (map)
In partnership with the San Mateo County Health Foundation, Charles G Puchta, a Certified Senior Advisor will be present a lecture on “ Caregiving with Confidence- As Loved Ones Age Or Become Ill ”. To make free reservations for the “Caregiving with Confidence” lecture, please call (650) 573-2655.
 Free Activities at the Community Activities Building
Spring Art Show
Saturday & Sunday, May 19 and 20
11:00am-5:00pm

Community Activities Building
1400 Roosevelt Ave., Redwood City 94061
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