12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
History Museum of Los Gatos Los Gatos
The History Museum of Los Gatos presents Evolution of Green: Environmental Activism exhibition to the Bay Area residents. The exhibition is currently open until 9/22, every Wednesday to Sunday. The exhibition will use interactive models, historical narrative, environmental sounds capes and other media to interpret this history and explore proposed future steps for environmental activism.
For more information: http://bit.ly/13t0uSn
San Francisco Public Library (Chinese Center) San Francisco
Exhibition Open Hours: Sunday 12pm – 5pm; Monday 10am-6pm; Tuesday to Thursday 9am-8pm; Friday 12pm-6pm; Saturday 10am-6pm
San Francisco Public Library and the Consulate-General of the People’s Rebublic of China in San Francisco will be co-hosted “On the Wings of Culture” photo exhibition during March 16 to June 16 on the third floor of the San Francisco Public Library (Chinese Center) and a opening ceremony will be held at the Chinese Center on March 22, 2011 (Friday) at 2 pm. San Francisco City Librarian Luis Herrera and Deputy Consul General Mr. Song Ruan, Ministry of CUlture Mr. Xiao Xiayong will will be attending the ceremony. If you are a fan of Art, then you won’t want to miss out on this amazing exhibition.
For more information: http://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=1013054401
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Fremont Main Library Fremont
The Herald Family Rebuilding Center will be held a seminar of “Parenting Class Series(Mandarin)” in the following days (Saturday only, 3:30pm-5pm), the content will be covered:
3/23 – Early Childhood Development (0-5 years old)
6/15 – Positive Discipline
9/7 – School Aged Children Development (6-12 years old), physical and mental development.
12/7 – Homework/Chores & Responsibility
*Saturday 3:30 – 5:00pm
All classes are conducted in Mandarin Chinese.
Ms Zhou Hong is currently the director of Herald Family Rebuilding Center, she holds instructor credential in California. She has many years of teaching emotional management and parent-child relationship experience. Ms Zhou and the HFRC team members will be the speakers of the lecture series.
For more information: (510) 745-1421
University of San Francisco San Francisco
As part of a 2-year UCSF research study called Kidney Awareness Registry and Education (KARE), there is a new, variable-time job position for a bilingual English/Cantonese-speaking research assistant (RA).
This RA will conduct interviews over the phone to patients enrolled in the study:
The RA will call up to 200 study patients with chronic kidney disease 4 different times: 1 month, 4 months, 8 months and 12 months after enrollment. Each phone interview will take up to 30 minutes. The incumbent will enter data as the phone interview takes place.
Hourly Rate : $25
Please note that the hours worked per week will depend on how many calls are needed to make on a specific week.
If interested or if you have any questions about this job, please directly contact:
Alexandra Velasquez, BS
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fremont Family Resource Center – Millennium Room A120 Fremont
Beginning Wednesday, April 24, International Institute of the Bay Area will be holding an event at the Fremont Family Resources Center. The purpose of this event is to provide consultations and legal advice to the new immigrants who needs help in the community.
The event takes place on every 4th Wednesdays of the month, 1-4pm, April 24, May 22, June 26.
1:00 PM- 1:30 PM: Registration for individual confidential consultations with licensed attorneys and accredited representatives. $30.
1:30 PM-2:00 PM: Free presentation on immigration and citizenship law and policy.
2:00 PM-4:00 PM: Individual confidential consultations with licensed attorney and accredited representatives
For more information: www.iibayarea.org or call 510-451-2846 or 415-538-8100 ext. 206.
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cantor Museum, Stanford University Palo Alto
How are the boundaries between social classes and identities challenged and transcended? This exhibition explores that question. Eighteenth-century Chinese paintings demonstrate how artists outside palace walls reproduced the subject and styles of imperial court paintings in order to fulfill commissions by patrons of a rising social class. Japanese woodblock prints examine how cross-dressing actors in Kabuki theater became trendsetters for the world off-stage. And through his photographs, Chinese contemporary artist Cang Xin steps into different professions and identities. Forty-four works on display.
For more information: (650) 723-4177, www.museum.stanford.edu
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
De Young Museum San Francisco
The de Young Museum will be the first venue in the American tour of paintings from the Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague. This jewel box of a museum, housing one of the world’s most prestigious collections of Dutch Golden Age paintings, has not lent a large body of works from its holdings in nearly 30 years. The exhibition run thorough 6/2, every Tuesday to Sunday.
For more information: www.girl.famsf.org or call (415) 750 3600
Cipriani Elementary School Belmont
Summer is right around the corner – it’s time to have some fun! Bring your kids and join the “Kids love Soccer” event at Belmont. Dedicated to teaching kids the world’s most popular game in a nurturing environment, instilling skillful confidence in your young player! The event will be held on every Saturday beginning 4/13.
Please see below for the detailed event schedule:
Saturdays, 4/13– 6/8
Tot Soccer, 3.5-4yrs 9:10-9:40am
Pre-Soccer, 4-5yrs 9:40-10:15am
Soccer I 5-6yrs 10:15-11am
Skillz, Scrimmages 11-11:45am
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San Francisco Richmond Branch Library San Francisco
The Temporary June 4 Memorial Museum in Hong Kong in May last year was a big success. There was a big turn out of the Chinese mainlanders and their enthusiasm in getting to know the history of June 4. Therefore, San Francisco had decided to duplicate the HK effort and planned to run a similar museum in SF/Bay Area for a couple of months this year around June 4.
Here’s the detail schedule:
5/20-6/2, SF Richmond Brand Library
（351 Ninth Ave San Francisco, CA 94118）
6/16-6/30, Milpita Library
（160 N Main St Milpitas, CA 95035）