Events: October 19, 2013

03/23/2013-12/07/2013
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.

Speaker Introduction:

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

06/21/2013-12/31/2013
All Day
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

08/15/2013-02/03/2014
All Day
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

10/17/2013-12/03/2013
All Day

No matter how cold it gets, Christmas is the time when we build heartwarming memories with friends and families. KTSF invites you to “Share the Fun of Life”! Submit a photo of a heart-warming Christmas moment for a chance to win a brand new Samsung Galaxy Note II from AT&T. Look for your photo in the Cantonese News commercial break on the KTSF App.

For more information: http://www.ktsf.com/en/fun/

10/17/2013-10/19/2013
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gallery House Palo Alto

 

This exhibition is to showcase the master piece from Midori McCabe, who is a Japanese Painting Artist, as well as Wendy Fitzgerald, a Chinese Painting Artist. The exhibition ends on 10/19, close on every Monday. Free admission.

For more information: www.galleryhouse2.com

10/19/2013-10/20/2013
All Day
SF Conservatory of Music San Francisco

 

10/19, Saturday, 8pm-11pm

10/20, Sunday, 11pm-7pm

San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music presents SF Music Day on 10/19 to 10/20. This is an event focus on Latin American connections.  It highlights the best of Latin American music, from the beloved folk and chamber music classics. It is a great musical event that you won’t want to miss this weekend!

For more information: (415) 710-0551, www.sffcom.org

10/19/2013-10/20/2013
All Day
St. John American Church San Francisco

 

Saturday, October 19,  - 12:00pm to Sunday, October 20, – 4:00pm

Authentic Armenian food can be enjoyed at St. John Armenian Food Festival in San Francisco on Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, 2013.  The Armenian festival  starts serving at noon and continues through the evening.  Take out is also available.  St. John is at 275 Olympia Way in San Francisco. For more information,  please call  (415) 310-7288.

10/19/2013
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Alameda Hospital Alameda

Free health screenings, activities, and exhibits for the entire family!

Flu Shots (while supplies last)
• Blood Glucose Testing for Diabetes
• Blood Pressure Screening
• Cholesterol Screening (fee)
• Body Mass Index/ Body Fat Analysis
• Quick Look EKG
• Osteoporosis Screening (fee)
• Ask A Surgeon
• Chronic Wound Care and Prevention
• Sportsmedicine & Spine Care

Especially for Children!

Free Bike Helmet Giveaway
(Children under 12 years old, while supplies
last, child must be present)
Kid Safe Photo ID
Safety and Disaster Info
Emergency Vehicles
Flu Prevention
Healthy Nutrition

For more information, visit www.alamedahospital.org or call 814-4362.

10/19/2013-10/20/2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Half Moon Bay Half Moon Bay

 

The 43rd Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival takes place on October 19-20. The event celebrates its bountiful fall harvest and autumn splendor with a special display of gigantically enormous /heavy weight champion pumpkins, smashing entertainment with three stages of stellar live music.

The Great Pumpkin Parade with six-time Gold Glove winner and all-time San Francisco Giants fan favorite J.T. Snow as Grand Marshal, a bone-chilling Haunted House, harvest-inspired crafts, homestyle foods, expert pumpkin carver Farmer Mike sculpting a monster 1,200+ pound pumpkin into a one-of-a-kind masterpiece, photos with the grand champion mega-gourd, pie-eating and costume contests, pumpkin carving for fun, “Smashing Pumpkins: Battle of the Bands”, the Comcast Take 5 Lounge with giant screen TV, ultra-thrilling zip-line and bungee jump, tasty wines and microbrews, pumpkin-infused ales and margaritas, and the Sunday-only “Made on the Coast” local artists block with music, authors, book signings and a haiku contest. Festival admission is free. Presented by the non-profit Half Moon Bay Beautification Committee which has raised several million dollars for community service organizations and civic improvements in its 43 year history.

For more information: 650-726-9652, http://www.miramarevents.com/pumpkinfest/

10/19/2013-10/20/2013
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Civic Center San Francisco

 

For more information: (415) 518-1688

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