Sunday Chat: Practice Your English

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Newark Library

Sunday Chat: Practice Your English
A Free Conversation Group @ Newark Library

Improve your English by chatting with other people about everyday topics in a friendly, welcoming setting at Newark Library on Sundays from 2-3 p.m. from July 29 to September 30. This drop-in program requires no registration. All library events are free.

Newark Library is a branch of Alameda County Library. It is located at 6300 Civic Terrace Avenue, Newark, and is wheelchair accessible. For a sign language interpreter or other accommodations, please contact the Newark Library, (510) 284-0677, at least seven working days prior to the event.

Come and Learn about Covered California

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Branch Library
San Francisco 

What is Covered California and who can apply?
What are the plan options and when can I apply?
What is Special enrollment?
If I have Medicare, can I still keep my Covered California?
I received a Form 1095-A from Covered California.
What is Form 1095-A?
What if I choose not to get health insurance?

Presentation is made possible by CCHP Health Plan and will be presented by Jeany Deng in Cantonese, with English and Mandarin translation provided upon request.

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Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Branch Library
San Francisco 

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.

Presentation is made possible by the Alzheimer’s Association and will be in Cantonese. Sign-up is recommended. Please call 415-355-2888 or ask the information desk.

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SF Music Day 2018! – Colors of the Keyboard

12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SF War Memorial Veteran’s Building
San Francisco  CA

37 Local Ensembles • 4 Stages • 160 Musicians

Listen local at the eleventh annual SF Music Day, the Bay Area’s free daylong music festival in downtown San Francisco, presented by InterMusic SF. SF Music Day showcases the dynamism and diversity of Bay Area music, from string quartets to jazz combos, new music pioneers to chamber groups steeped in musical sounds from across the globe.


11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Memorial Park
Cupertino  CA

Join us for the 16th annual Diwali Festival of Lights, the biggest Diwali celebration in the Bay Area, with music, dancing, and fun for the whole family!

This free event will have multicultural music and performances, fun kids zone, workshops, arts and crafts and food. Learn to dance like a Bollywood star, meet animals at the Petting Zoo, and more!

Presented by the Cupertino Chamber of Commerce and the Asian American Business Council.