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「僑見心動時刻」2015金僑獎徵件

05/01/2015-07/31/2015
All Day

 

中華民國僑務委員會為促進全球華人互動與交流,舉辦2015年「金僑獎」活動,提供華僑青年發表影像作品的平臺。而今年的金僑獎則以「僑見心動時刻」作爲主題,希望藉由照片和短片來傳達最深刻的僑情印象,串連全球僑胞的心動時刻。
2015金僑獎將於5月1日起開放徵件,凡是海內外華人在世界各地求學、工作、僑居或回臺求學、工作、探訪親友、尋根的故事,無論人、事、地、物、景,只要主題與僑胞相關,拍成照片或短片即可參加比賽,獎項多達14個,總獎金獎品逾新臺幣30萬元,歡迎踴躍參與!詳情請瀏覽網址 www.ocac.gov.tw,或電郵alanchen@ocac.gov.tw

Jobs for Youth

05/28/2015
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Foster City Crowne Plaza Hotel
Foster City 

$50 Per Person/$450 Per Table of 10
RSVP: Ruby Tomas, Rtomas@smcgov.org, 650-802-3371
Make checks payable to Jobs for Youth, ATTN: Fiscal Services
1 Davis Drive, Belmont, CA 94002

Plan Bay Area 2040: Join the Conversation

05/28/2015
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Marin County Civic Center
San Rafael 

2015 Junior Giants Glove Drive

05/30/2015
5:00 pm
AT&T Park (Collections will be accepted at all gates)
San Francisco 

Glove Drive begins at 5 p.m. (Giants vs. Braves at 7:05 p.m.)

Donate a glove or $10 and receive a 2015 World Champions Pin or a Madison Bumgarner MVP Pin

Help the Giants Community Fund provide gloves to thousands of children, enabling them to play baseball while empowering them with life skills.

For more information or to make a donation visit jrgiants.org

Explore Monterey

06/06/2015
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Chinese Culture Center
San Francisco 

Date: Saturday, June 6th, 2015
Time and venue: Meet at the Chinese Culture Center 8:00 am (750 Kearny st. 3rd floor inside the Hilton Hotel), return by 7 pm
Admission Fee: $97 includes tour, transportation, lunch
Description: The Chinese fishing village established the abalone and squid industry in 1850’s in Monterey, but it was burned down in 1906 and almost forgotten. Come to Monterey to meet a descendant of the first Chinese settlers, and to help restore the village’s role in Monterey history.
Please RSVP to Christy Xu via christy@c-c-c.org, or (415)986-1822, Ext. 30
For more information: http://www.c-c-c.org/rootsmonterey/

Hidden Legacy: Japanese Traditional Performing Arts in the World War II Internment Camps film

06/09/2015
5:30 pm
Berkeley Public Library
Berkeley 

Berkeley Public Library proudly presents filmmaker Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto-Wong in a special screening of her film, Hidden Legacy: Japanese Traditional Performing Arts in the World War II Internment Camps on Tuesday, June 9 at 5:30 pm at the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge (at Shattuck) on the 3rd floor, Community Meeting Room. Ms. Muramoto-Wong will begin the program by performing koto music, and answer questions after the film screening.

24th Annual Bike 4 Breath

07/11/2015
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Menlo-Atherton High School
Atherton  

The 24th annual Bike 4 Breath is more than just a cycling event – It’s a day full of fun where riders of all levels come together to support clean air and healthy lungs! Cyclists raise funds for asthma education, tobacco control, clean air advocacy and lung disease research in support of the work of Breathe California.

This year, Bike 4 Breath will start and end at Menlo-Atherton High School in Atherton. Three route options include a family friendly 10 mile route, a 30 mile intermediate route, and a challenging 64 mile route for the cycling enthusiast.

Registration fees start at $60 (discounts for riders under 18).

For more information about this event:
http://www.bike4breath.org
events@ggbreathe.org
650-994-5868

The San Francisco Marathon is back for its 38th year

07/26/2015
5:30 am - 2:00 pm
Ferry Building Marketplace
San Francisco  CA

The 38th running of The San Francisco Marathon brings a full marathon, half marathon, 5K and 52.4-mile ultra marathon to the streets and bridges of San Francisco. Known for its scenic views, this USATF certified course is a Boston marathon qualifying race. The full marathon and first half marathon start at the Ferry Building, run along the Embarcadero, and cross along the roadbed of the Golden Gate Bridge.

Race Information -http://www.thesfmarathon.com/the-races/
Runner registration – https://wdc.rccal.com/racecentralpublic/main.cfm/runsfm2015/D961E9F236177D65D21100592EDB0769/?do=userform&f=1
Course map – http://www.thesfmarathon.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Full-Course-Map_Web.pdf
Volunteer information – http://www.thesfmarathon.com/volunteers/volunteer-info/