View by subject• Auditions
• Author Visits
• Book Clubs
• Civic Meetings
• Class Reunions
• Kids & Teens
• Live Music
• On Stage
• Political Notes
• Support Groups
FundraisersDonations Needed for American Cancer Society Discovery Shop
American Cancer Society Discovery Shop is requesting donations of necklaces, bracelets rings and watches as well as women's accessories for its event "Glitter and Glamour" April 17-19. Donations are accepted 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sundays at the shop, 1989-E Santa Rita Road. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society's programs. Contact Kelley Meno at 462-7374 for more info. American Cancer Society Discovery Shop, 1989-E Santa Rita Road, Pleasanton.
FundraisersTri-Valley Fly Fishers (TVFF) Silent Auction
TVFF will be holding its Annual Silent Auction at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 9 at the Livermore-Pleasanton Rod and Gun Club. Fly Fishing Gear like rods, reels, lines and more, and Non-Fishing Items like wine, olive oil, jewelry and gift certificates for local merchants. Proceeds go to TVFF. Contact President@Tri-valleyflyfishers.org. Livermore-Pleasanton Rod and Gun Club, 4000 Dagnino Road, Livermore.
FundraisersAmador Foothill UNICEF Benefit Show
Come help raise money for UNICEF at the UNICEF Benefit Show from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, April 10 at Amador Valley High School. This semi-formal event will showcase acts from across the globe as we raise money for children in need around the world. Tickets will be sold at the door for $6. Contact email@example.com. Amador Valley High School MPR, 1155 Santa Rita Road, Pleasanton.
FundraisersPace for Peace 5K 10K Hope Run
Whether you walk or run, please support Tri-Valley Haven's 5K 10K Hope Run at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 18 in Livermore, as we raise awareness and vital funding for local survivors of abuse. We welcome athletes and non athletes alike, along with teams, serious runners, families, and dogs. Cost is $30-$35 for adults, $20 for students. Register at trivalleyhaven.org. Tri Valley Haven, 3663 Pacific Ave., Livermore.
FundraisersWalk MS: Tri-Valley 2015
The Northern California Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society will hold its annual Walk MS event at 8 a.m. on Sunday, April 19 at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Free. Go to walkcan.nationalmssociety.org/. Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4502 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton.
FundraisersGlitter and Glamour Jewelry Event
Come to the Glitter and Glamour Jewelry Event from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Friday-Sunday, April 17-19 the American Cancer Society Discovery Shop, 1989 Santa Rita Road. The event will feature fine jewelry, vintage and costume jewelry and a wide selection of watches, plus fashion accessories of shoes, handbags and scarfs. Call 462-7374. American Cancer Society Discovery Shop, 1989 Santa Rita Road, Pleasanton.
FundraisersSleep Train's Shoe Drive for Foster Kids
Sleep Train is hosting its Shoe Drive to ensure foster kids have properly fitting, comfortable shoes and to support foster parents, now through April 26. Foster kids often arrive in new homes with just the clothes on their backs, and while foster families receive funding, it may not be enough. Call (800) 378-2337 or go to http://www.sleeptrain.com/. Sleep Train Mattress Centers, 6050 Johnson Drive, Ste C, Pleasanton.
FundraisersTails at Twilight Gala
Celebrate the lives that touch our hearts at the Tails at Twilight Gala, from 6-11 p.m. on Friday, May 15 at Bella Rosa at Garre Winery in Livermore. Hors d’oeuvres, sit-down dinner, dancing, no-host bar, live and silent auctions. Benefits Valley Humane Society. Tickets are $100 April 15; $125 after. Call 426-8656 or go to valleyhumane.org/events2/tails-at-twilight/. Bella Rosa at Garre Vineyard and Winery, 7986 Tesla Road, Livermore.
FundraisersHearts Against Hunger
Rotaract, the young professionals spinoff of Rotary International, is hosting a wine, beer, food, and entertainment fundraiser to benefit Open Heart Kitchen from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, May 17 at The Purple Orchid Wine Country Resort & Spa, 4549 Cross Road, Livermore. This organization has been providing hot meals to the hungry people of the Tri-Valley since 1995. Tickets are $50. Contact 963-4043 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Go to heartsagainsthunger.eventbrite.com. The Purple Orchid Wine Country Resort & Spa, 4549 Cross Road, Livermore.
FundraisersVFW Benefit Dance
VFW Post 6298 presents a Benefit Dance from 1-3 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month March 18-June 17 at the War Memorial Hall, 301 Main St. The Mellotones Dance Band will play music from the 30s and 40s, featuring popular tunes of stage, screen and radio, plus all-time swing favorites. Cover is $10, includes a light lunch. Call 443-2224. War Memorial Hall, 301 Main St., Pleasanton.
FundraisersMatthew Yount Memorial Golf Tournament
Join the 1st Annual Matthew Yount Memorial 3-stick Golf Tournament on Friday, July 24 at Pleasanton Golf Center. Cost is $75, includes golf, beverage, and dinner. $50 for students. Proceeds from the event will benefit scholarships to students at the three Pleasanton High Schools and Cal Poly SLO with annual study abroad scholarships. Hosted by Pleasanton Lions. Contact Greg Yount at email@example.com or go to pleasantonlionsclub.org. Pleasanton Golf Center, 4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton.