March 2007

In this Issue:

Spring Activity Guide

Redwood City Art Contest

Kids Night Out

The Big Read

Award Winning Enews

Events at the VMSC

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 Spring Activity Guide

Spring Activity Guides were mailed today! This guide includes all of our Summer children's activities! Look for your copy in your mailbox this week. 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- March 15 at 11am
Non-residents- March 28 at 11am

 Redwood City Art Contest

The Redwood City Cultural Commission's 15th Annual Art Contest is open to to all Redwood City students, grades K-8. Entries are due by 5:00pm on March 19, 2007 and should be delivered to Community Activities Building, 1400 Roosevelt Avenue. Forms were delivered to all Redwood City public and private schools, but if you need an entry form, please call (650) 780-7250 and we will send one to you!

 Kid's Night Out
Lucky Charms Night
(Age 6-12)
Friday, March 16
6:30-9:00pm
$20
Class Code: 30.125
Come to this magical night full of St. Patrick's Day fun where we will make sparkling green slime to take home, play fun group games, make delicious Shamrock Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches for dessert and more! Go for the gold and sign up! Register Now
Location: Red Morton Center
Night of "Egg"citement
(Age 6-12)
Friday, March 30
6:30-9:00pm
$20
Class Code: 30.224
This will be an eggcellent Night of Spring excitement! We will play fun group games for prizes, get crafty making a Spring art project, and more. Everyone is a winner, hop to it and sign up! Pizza and drinks included. Register Now
Location: Community Activities Building
 The Big Read

THE BIG READ- FAIR ON THE SQUARE
Saturday, March 31
Noon-4:00pm
Courthouse Square
Broadway at Hamilton, Redwood City

Celebrate the Big Read with a street fair!
Day includes music, food and children's activities.

For a complete listing of free updated book discussions and community events, please visit: www.montalvoarts.org/thebigread.html

 Award Winning Enews

The Redwood City Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department was recognized by the California Park and Recreation Society's District IV, by being presented the Award of Excellence for the eNews publication you are viewing at this moment. 

We were recognized because of the creative, new approach to reaching the community through a visually attractive, low cost, electronic means.  Over 7,500 residents are receiving the monthly Parks and Recreation eNews.

 Events at the VMSC
St. Patrick's Day Luncheon
Friday, March 16
Noon-2pm
How about lunch and a bit of the Irish blarney? Wear your green and enjoy a traditional Irish lunch. Lunch will be complete with entertainment, sing-along and maybe even a bit of luck! Reserve your tickets by calling (650) 780-7259.
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