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
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
World Vision is now accepting donations for Sichuan Earthquake victims. Their disaster management staff members are coordinating relief with government authorities. The focus will be on the victim’s needs of children and filling gaps in government aid delivery.
Here’s how you can help: call 1.888.511.6447 (Chinese hotline) and make donations to the earthquake victims. It’s time for us to show our support, a little help can make a big difference.
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco San Francisco
6/13 – 9/26: Tuesday – Saturday: 10 – 4 PM
This summer the Chinese Culture Foundation is proud to debut the Hong Kong artist and 2012 Asian Cultural Council Fellow, Lam Tung-pang, in his first solo exhibition in the US.
The Curiosity Box is an experiment originated in Lam Tung-pang’s apartment during his recent artist residency in the US. The project reflects the artist’s attempt to turn his living space into a creative lab for documenting and sharing his internal psyche with the public.
Lam will donate a new piece to the Chinese Culture Foundation inspired by his trip to San Francisco.
For more information: http://www.c-c-c.org/2013/05/16/meet-the-artist-lam-tung-pang-the-curiosity-box/, firstname.lastname@example.org, 415-986-1822
Chinese Community Computer Lab San Francisco
Top city and community advocates will gather to launch the Chinese Community Computer Lab and Training Program. The Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is mandating Meaningful Use, a set of standards involving the use of electronic health records to improve health outcomes, increased efficiency, and additional research data for healthcare systems. Meaningful Use is to be achieved through 3 stages over 5 years. The purpose and benefits of Meaningful Use include 1) Complete and accurate information, 2) Better access to information, and 3) Patient Empowerment.
Many of our community members are without basic computer and Internet skills. The Chinese Hospital Health System is at the forefront in working towards this national healthcare improvement goal by preparing and equipping our community with basic computer and Internet skills to access their personal health records. For community members who are literate with using computers and Internet, we will show them how to access their personal health records. This program aims to minimize the digital divide through linguistically appropriate and hands-on training.
For more information: http://www.cchrchealth.org/content/free-computer-training
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Kwong Wah Baptist Church Sunnyvale
Date: 7/7/13 – 9/15/13 (10 classes, last 2 are optional)
Every Sunday except 8/18.
Time: 1pm – 2pm (lecture), 2pm – 2:30pm (Q&A, optional)
Place: 653 West Fremont Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Fees: $10.00 (Registration)
Deposit is refundable after completion of 6 classes.
For more information: http://www.kwbc.cc/
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Niles Town Plaza Fremont
The concert series in Fremont Niles Town Plaza will take place on July 14, August 4 & 18, and September 22. The concert starts at 1pm.
104 Montgomery Street San Francisco
The Walt Disney Family Museum will present the Water to 「Paper, Paint to Sky: The Art of Tyrus Wong」Art Exhibition from 8/15 -2/3/2014. This exhibition will focus on the life of a famous Chinese American artist, Tyrus Wong, who is a gifted painter, muralist, kite maker, lithographer, Hollywood sketch artist, calligrapher, ceramicist, and Disney Legend.
For more information: www.waltdisney.org/wong
Kennedy Park Hayward
Adobo Festival is a multi-cultural festival that goes around the Bay Area every year around this time. You’re cordially invited in joining this amazing event. Learn the different Filipino dishes, cultures and music. There will also be non-stop entertainment from talents around the Bay Area.
For more information: (510) 670-7275
Napredak Hall San Jose
Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: 10am-4pm
This Labor day weekend, come join the millions of stamp collectors world-wide in exploring and benefiting from the “Hobby of Kings”. Admission is free. Free appraisals.
For more information: (707) 322-8483