Community Events

Family-Friendly Events

Tuesdays in November, 2019, 7:30PM, REDWOOD CITY

Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show

Experience the Redwood City light show held every Tuesday evening in November! The show is designed by world-renowned light show artist, Bart Kresa, and projects weekly onto the San Mateo County History Museum with an array of colorful lights taking viewers on an abstract adventure. The 15-minute show is free and family-friendly!

Sat Nov 23, 2019, 9AM-5PM, BELMONT

Holiday Craft Faire

Join us in Twin Pines Park for Belmont’s annual Holiday Craft Faire! This has been a Belmont tradition for over 30 years, featuring beautiful handmade items from local craftpersons. Free admission, free parking, live music, and food for purchase (as a gift or as a meal). All vendor booths are indoors, so no need to fret about the weather!

Sat Nov 23, 2019, 10AM-3PM, FOSTER CITY

Foster City Turkey Splash

Spend a day on the lagoon with your SUP, kayak, surfski, or outrigger canoe to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank!

Sat Nov 23, 2019, 10AM-4PM, REDWOOD CITY

ART on the Square Holiday Show

Join your neighbors in the amazing History Museum on Courthouse Square, featuring over 20 talented local artisans and gifts for purchase including jewelry, glass, photography, art, and more! Admission to the museum is FREE for the day. Bring your friends and family for a great day of shopping and more!

Thurs Dec 5, 2019, 5-7PM, REDWOOD CITY

FREE Disaster Preparedness Class with Redwood City Fire Department & Sequoia Healthcare District

Are you ready for a disaster? In light of recent fires and power outages, Sequoia Healthcare District has partnered with Redwood City Fire Department to offer FREE, quarterly disaster preparedness classes. Join us on Dec 5th at the Sequoia Healthcare District office (525 Veterans Blvd) for our next class where you will learn what to do before, during, and after a disaster!

Events for Adults 50+

Thurs Nov 28, 2019,12PM, REDWOOD CITY

Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors

This Thanksgiving Day, Peninsula Hills Women’s Club will be celebrating its 36th anniversary of hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors at the Veterans Memorial Senior Center.  If you are apart from your family this Thanksgiving, we would be pleased to have you join us for a traditional holiday turkey dinner, with all the trimmings, camaraderie and a Thanksgiving Blessing. Call 650-780-7259 to reserve your place by November 21st.

Sat Dec 7, 2019, 10AM-12PM, SAN CARLOS

Breakfast with Santa

Join the San Carlos Adult Community Center for a delicious pancake breakfast with Santa. A fun filled morning for Parents, Grandparents, Families, Friends and Neighbors. A special event with holiday arts, crafts, holiday movies, and face painting. Don’t forget your camera to capture those bright eyes and smiling faces. $25 for 1 Parent and Child; $15 for Additional Family member.

Events for Parents & Youth

Wed November 20, 2019, 7-8:30PM, WOODSIDE

What’s All the Buzz with Juul and Similar Vape Devices?

Join us at Woodside High School to learn from the Stanford Tobacco Prevention Toolkit team about what vaping is, how much vaping occurs among tweens/teens compared to other drugs, what vaping does to the young body and mind, how to have a converstaion about vaping with your kids, and how parents can prevent vaping before it starts. Parents, students, educators, and community members welcome! Free admission and light refreshments. Simultaneous Spanish interpretation will be available.

Thurs Nov 21, 2019, 6:30-8PM, MENLO PARK

Doing Good Together: A Community Service-Learning Workshop

Join us at La Entrada School for a community service-learning workshop with Doing Good Together – Silicon Valley, a non-profit organization that helps families raise compassionate, engaged children. Learn how to become more intentional in teaching youth about giving, and gain practical, simple strategies for getting kids of all ages involved in in their communities. Parents, students, educators, and community members welcome! Free admission and light refreshments.