Community Events

Family-Friendly Events

Sat Feb 22, 2020, 4:30-10PM, REDWOOD CITY

Mardi Gras Carnival

Celebrate Mardi Gras at the “French Quarter” in downtown Redwood City. This FREE event promises to bring NOLA to the Bay, complete with authentic bands, beverages and cuisine.

Thur Mar 12, 2020, 6:30-8:30PM, REDWOOD CITY

FREE Disaster Prep Class with Redwood City Fire Dept

Learn how to prepare your family/office for an emergency by attending this free class taught by Redwood City Fire Dept and provided in collaboration with Sequoia Healthcare District. Receive a free backpack and learn how to create a family/office disaster plan, assemble home/office disaster supply kits, and more.

Events for Adults 50+

Tues Mar 19, 2020,1-5PM, MENLO PARK

Free Memory Screenings

It’s never too early (or too late) to make lifestyle changes that can affect your overall health. Community memory screenings are a national initiative of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. Seniors At Home is working together with our community and dedicated volunteers to bring this service to you. To register for your 45 minute time slot, call Joan Goldner at (650) 688-3068 or email JoanG@JFCS.org

Events for Parents & Youth

Thurs Feb 27, 2020, 7-8:30PM, WOODSIDE

Creating Gender Inclusive Environments for Children & Teens

Join the Parent Education Series at Woodside High School to learn about creating gender inclusive environments for children and teens. Nonprofit Gender Spectrum helps families and schools increase understandings of gender and consider the implications that evolving views have for each of us.

Fri Feb 28, 2020, 7:30-9PM, MENLO PARK

Ready or Not: Preparing Our Kids to Thrive in an Uncertain & Rapidly Changing World

Join the Parent Education Series at Kepler’s Books for a discussion with Dr. Madeline Levine about how how we can help our children embark on their futures with confidence. Using the latest developments in neuroscience and epigenetics as well as extensive research gleaned from entrepreneurs, military leaders, scientists, academics, and futurists, Levine identifies the skills that children need to succeed in a tumultuous future.