March 4, 2017 - April 29, 2017, All Day @ 2nd Floor Display Case
The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. The Northern California chapter presents a display titled, “The mode in hats and headdresses during the lifetime of Jane Austen + 16 years. 1775-1833.” The display features caps, turbans and hats on heads with period appropriate paper hairdos. Each hat is presented and described along with its inspiration, which may include a period fashion plate, portrait or extant hat.
March 7, 2017 - March 30, 2017, All Day @ Art Gallery, 1st Floor
Painting since she was 3, Ellen Silva sees art as a way to create joy and hope in the world and to connect with herself and her community. She creates vibrant nature-inspired art on recycled fence boards, wood, and canvas. In addition to fine art, she paints residential and commercial murals. She is an artist in residence at many Bay Area schools and Art Specialist for the Cabrillo School District (HMB). She lives on the coast in El Granada.
March 10, 2017, 11:15 AM - 3:15 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor
Free in-person tax preparation assistance to anyone, especially lower income households and taxpayers 50 years and older. Every Friday from February 3 - April 14, 2017. Call (650) 539-4459 for an appointment.
March 10, 2017, 1:15 PM @ Senior Center
This series examines the nature of cuteness and how adorability helps some animal species to survive and thrive in a variety of environments.
A diverse group competes for this episode's king of cuteness, from the soft
and lovable koala to the gorilla and a dark horse candidate, the octopus.