April 2008

In this Issue:

Get Ready San Mateo County

Student Spotlight

Summer Camps & Swimming

Junior Giants Baseball

The Human Race

Parks Video

Save the Date

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 Get Ready San Mateo County

"Get Ready San Mateo County"
Video Premire + Movie on the Square

Thursday, April 17, 2008
Courthouse Square
7 - 8pm- Vehicle Display & Info Booths
8 - 8:30pm- "Get Ready SM County" video
8:30pm- EARTHQUAKE (parent rating)
1974 Classic starring Charlton Heston

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  Student Spotlight! Call for Performers

Hey kids!
Want to perform for a live audience?

The Student Spotlight Program is chance for youth to showcase their skills in front of a large audience. You may have heard about the excitement all over Redwood City, from the “Summer in the City” program, and concerts at Stafford Park, Marlin Park, and Courthouse Square. In 2008, we not only want to continue this energy and experience, but we want to highlight Redwood City youth who are participating in the arts. Click for more info...

 Summer Camps & Swim Lessons
Camp and swim lesson registration began in March. Some are already full! Don't wait, sign up today!
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 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!!

Age 5-7 (T-Ball) Age 8-10
Tues/Thurs
4-5:15pm
Mon/Wed
4:15 & 5:30pm
 Parks & Recreation Helps Your Community

Here's one way your local Parks & Recreation Department can help your community.

This message from the California Park & Recreation Society (CPRS) provides interesting insight into how park and recreation programs can give hope and direction to inner-city youth.
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 Save the Date

This is the time of year for the Veteran's Memorial Senior Center's annual fundraising campaign. On Friday, May 16, 2008 we will host a new event, “Friends Walk for the Health of It." We will offer a 5K walk, Wii walk and perimeter walk, as well as a Health Faire and refreshments as part of the activities.

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.

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