July 2008

In this Issue:

Downtown Events

Music in the Park

Sounds of the Shores

PAL Blues Festival

Summer Camps still available

CPR & First Aid Classes


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  Downtown Events- WOW!
Target Family Days
Sundays, 12:00-4:00pm
7/13, 8/10, 9/14
Courthouse Square (map)
July 13: Latin Theme

Target Family Days, generously sponsored by Target Stores, will attract kids and adults of all ages! Our four targeted cultural themes will round out each enriching event with music, children's performers, storytelling, cooking instruction, hands-on activities for kids and more.
Featured Cultural Events
Weekends, 6/21, 7/20, 8/17 & 9/27

Courthouse Square (map)

Psychedelic Sufi Trance Rock
Sunday, July 20, 2008

Haale (as in halle-lujah or jalepeno), is a Bronx-born woman of Iranian descent whose songs are trance-inducing, rhythmically propulsive, and lyrically engaging tapestries that draw on both Persian mystical and American psychedelic musical traditions.

Shakespeare on the Square

Saturdays July 26 & August 23

Taming of the Shrew
Sundays July 27 & August 24

Music in Redwood City
WOW! The 2008 schedule is here! Enjoy another rockin' season of Music on the Square downtown.
Coming up:
7/11: Zoostation-
U2 Tribute Band
7/18: Madison Blues Band-
7/25: Handful of Luvin'-
Folk Rock
Also check out Lunchtime Music on the Square on Mondays & Wednesdays.

Movies on the Square
Thursdays, June 5-August 28
Movies begin at sundown

Courthouse Square (map)
Bring your friends, family, your warm jacket and even a sleeping bag! Movies on the square will give you the big screen experience all over again with some of your old favorites!
Coming up:
7/10: Rocky (PG)
7/17: Close Encounters (PG)
7/24: Princess Bride (PG)
7/31: Hitch (PG-13)

Dancing on the Square
Tuesdays, June 17-September 16
Courthouse Square (map)
Get ready to kick up your heels with our free dance series, including Tango, Swing, Country Western, Salsa, Hip Hop, Hula and more. The fun begins with a dance demonstration and continues on with public participation.
Coming up:
7/8 : Hula
7/15: Tango
7/22: Samba
7/ 29: Salsa

Art on the Square
Fridays at 5pm
July 18, August 1 & Sept. 19
See local artists and have the chance to purchase their creations! Check out the art booths while enjoying the sounds of Music on the Square.

Also, check out
Second Saturday Art Walks

  Music in the Park
Music in the Park
Wednesdays 6:00-8:00pm
June 25-August 13
Stafford Park (map)
Coming up:
7/9: The Refugees
- Tom Petty Tribute
7/16: Still Time- Folk, Rock & Reggae
7/23: Busta Groove- Party Band
7/30: Mark Russo & the Classy Cats-          Big Band

Sounds of the Shores
Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm
June 26, July 10, July 24 & August 7
Marlin Park (map)
Coming up:
7/10: Morris LeGrande Band-

 PAL Blues Festival
The Blues Take the Stage on Courthouse Square on
Saturday, July 19th
Featuring Bart Shea Blues Band
  featuring Freddie Roulette,
Andre Thierry ( Zydeco ), Jan Fanucchi with Steve Freund, Ron Thompson (acoustic), Craig Horton , Frank Bey   

Check the Schedule

  Summer Camps are still available!
Hey Parents!
There is still time to sign your kids up for summer camp! Click the links below to view availability in our popular recreation camps, or visit our online registration link to view all summer offerings.
 Save a Life - CPR, First Aid & AED Classes

Do you know what to do in an emergency? Does your caregiver?
Classes in Adult and Child CPR & First Aid are available this month. See page 48 of our activity guide. Click here to view.

Click here and under "category" choose
"Adult-Special Interest"

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