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    August 7th, 2018

    National Singles Week Celebration

    Start Date: Sunday 9/16/2018 — End Date: Sunday 9/16/2018
    Admission:10

    Celebrate National Singles Week at this fun party! This is the only week of the year that honors America’s 110 million singles. There are more single adults living, working, and yes, still breathing, in the United States than ever before in history. In 2017, the U.S. census reported that’s 45.2 percent of the American adult population is unmarried. By happy coincidence, September 16 is also Mexican Independence Day, the day that Mexico won its independence from Spain. So we have chosen one of the Bay Area’s finest Mexican restaurants to celebrate!

    Only $10 at the door includes a fun Mixer Game, which makes it EASY to meet people; accompanied by appetizers, served at 4pm, as long as they last. Enjoy Happy Hour pricing, including $4 house margaritas and mojitos and $2.75 American beers! Adults of all ages welcome. Dress to impress! Sunday, September 16, 2018, 4-6pm.

    LOCATION: Don Jose’s, Castro Village Shopping Center, 3430 Village Drive, Castro Valley CA. From Hwy 580 take Redwood Road exit; L on Castro Valley Blvd; R on Patio Dr; turn on Village Drive. Free parking.

    SPONSORED by Society of Single Professionals, the world’s largest non-profit singles organization and the official sponsor of National Singles Week. Co-sponsored by many singles meetups.

    MORE PARTIES at www.thepartyhotline.com.
    •Wine Tasting Party, Aug 12, Livermore
    •Singles Night in Marin, Aug 16, San Rafael
    •Hawaiian Theme Dance Party, Aug 25, Santa Clara
    •An Elegant Evening at The Fairmont, Sep 2, San Francisco

    Location: 3430 Village Drive 94546

    Contact: Rich Gosse richgosse@richgosse.com
    URL: http://www.thepartyhotline.com

    Monty Python’s Spamalot

    August 7th, 2018

    Monty Python’s Spamalot

    Start Date: Friday 9/28/2018 — End Date: Sunday 10/7/2018
    Admission:$20-$25

    Spamalot tells the legendary tale of King Arthur’s quest to find the Holy Grail.  Inspired by the classic comedy film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail,  the musical also diverts a bit from the more traditional versions of the legend.  Instead, Spamalot features shenanigans including a line of beautiful dancing girls, flatulent Frenchmen, and killer rabbits.  Outside, there is plague with a 50% change of pestilence and famine.  Throughout the show, Arthur, traveling with his servant Patsy, recruits several knights to accompany him on his quest, including Sir Bedevere, Sir Robin, Sir Lancelot, and Sir Galahad.   Besides the rabbits and farting…..

    Location: 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg

    Contact: Carolyn August info@pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com
    URL: http://www/pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com

    The Best Intentions

    August 7th, 2018

    The Best Intentions

    Start Date: Saturday 9/22/2018 — End Date: Saturday 9/22/2018
    Admission:$30-$35

    Based in the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Area, “The Best Intentions”, a performing and recording group, is comprised of five talented vocalists, a Music Director, and an 8 piece band. Their unique harmonic, soulful tones and their smooth choreography, have come to be recognized as the signature of the group. Presenting the Original Motown Classics, Old School, and R&B sound from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s on up, has come to make them a household name.

    The 100 years of combined experience within the group, brings a breath of fresh air to the listening audience that they perform to regularly all of the Western United States and Canada. As recording artists, they often include one of their original songs in their shows, pulling from their soon to be released CD entitled “NEVER TO LATE”.

    Location: 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg

    Contact: Carolyn August info@pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com
    URL: http://www/pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com

    Popovich Comedy Pet Theatre

    August 3rd, 2018

    Popovich Comedy Pet Theatre

    Start Date: Saturday 10/13/2018 — End Date: Saturday 10/13/2018
    Admission:$26-$31

    Voted Best Family Show in Vegas!

    The most beloved family show in the world, featuring European-style circus extravaganza including physical comedy, juggling, and acrobats from the Moscow Circus, highly intelligent dogs and even house cats! All our pets are trained using positive reinforcement techniques and enhancing their natural abilities.

    Popovich, a fifth generation circus performer who learned early on how to develop strong bonds with animals, has rescued a majority of his performers from shelters all over the country, and has transformed them into Las Vegas stars. Gregory and his pets were finalists on “America’s Got Talent. He is a gold medal winner in Paris France and a special award winner in Monte Carlo. They were guests on TV shows Jay Leno, David Letterman, Craig Ferguson, was a feature on Animal Planet and many more.

    Do not miss this opportunity to see this unique family-friendly show featuring this legendary circus entertainer and his furry friends.

    Location: 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg

    Contact: carolyn a august info@pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com
    URL: http://www/pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com

    Zebop!

    August 3rd, 2018

    Zebop!

    Start Date: Saturday 9/15/2018 — End Date: Saturday 9/15/2018
    Admission:$20-$25

    Taking their name from the classic Santana album, Zebop! consists of 7 talented Bay Area Musicians who take great pride in performing the music of SANTANA with passion and dedication. They were voted Best Tribute Band in Northern California and continue to exceed expectations of any Santana fans.

    Natural Blend has played together for 17 years. They play a variety of music including Rock and Roll, Oldies, Tex Mex, Soul, and Country. They are a local band from Pittsburg that loves to bring different styles to venues all around the Bay Area

    Location: 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg

    Contact: carolyn a august info@pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com
    URL: http://www/pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com

    The Stylistics Review & Tony Strong (Intruders)

    August 3rd, 2018

    The Stylistics Review & Tony Strong (Intruders)

    Start Date: Saturday 8/25/2018 — End Date: Saturday 8/25/2018
    Admission:$34-$40

    The Stylistics Review are a tribute band for the reknown R&B Group The Stylistics. The group consists of Lashaun Johnson, Finney Forres, Van Fields, and Carl Gray. They had twelve consecutive R&B top ten hits, including “Stop, Look, Listen”, “You Are Everything”, “Betcha by Golly, Wow”, “People Make the World Go Round”, “I’m Stone in Love with You”, “Break Up to Make Up”, and “You Make Me Feel Brand New”.

    Tony Strong of the Intruders is our opening act. The Intruders were an American soul music group most popular in the 1960s and 1970s. The Intruders are known for having 24 R&B chart hits, including 6 R&B Top Tens, and 14 chart hits in the Billboard Hot 100, including their signature song, the million-selling Top 10 smash, “Cowboys to Girls.” Other hits include the Top 10 R&B smashes “(Love Is Like A) Baseball Game”, “Together”, “I’ll Always Love My Mama”, and “United”.

    Location: 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg

    Contact: carolyn a august info@pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com
    URL: http://www/pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com

    Erik Awesome’s Seafood Festival Comedy Jam

    August 3rd, 2018

    Erik Awesome’s Seafood Festival Comedy Jam

    Start Date: Friday 9/7/2018 — End Date: Friday 9/7/2018
    Admission:$15-$20

    Come see the Bay Area’s and Los Angeles’ hottest comedians together on stage bringing the “funny” and “slanging” jokes for an awesome Friday Night of laughter. Comedians include Jay Rich, Ms. Arkansas, Key Lewis, Ramona Stephens, Nesima Fod, Amir Kalil, Danienne Merlina, Kevin Davis and your host, Erik Awesome

    Location: 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg

    Contact: carolyn a august info@pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com
    URL: http://www/pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com

    Chopin & Chardonnay

    July 30th, 2018

    Chopin & Chardonnay

    Start Date: Saturday 9/15/2018 — End Date: Saturday 9/15/2018
    Admission:20.00

    Nicholas Mourlam will be performing Chopin & Chardonnay, a piano concert of Chopin’s Etudes, on Saturday, September 15th at 6:30 pm. This will be an outdoor event in the church’s patio garden area where you can listen to a live performance of music by a classical master while enjoying a glass of wine. Be sure to invite your friends and neighbors as ticket sales from this concert will benefit the church music program.

    Location: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 20 University Avenue Los Gatos

    Contact: Nicholas Mourlam nmourlam@stlukeslg.org
    URL: www.ChopinAndChardonnay.eventbrite.com

    Intro to Mushroom Cultivation

    July 28th, 2018

    Intro to Mushroom Cultivation

    Start Date: Saturday 8/11/2018 — End Date: Saturday 8/11/2018
    Admission:$10

    Intro to Mushroom Cultivation with Theresa Halula
    Saturday, Aug 11 from 2-4pm
    4500 Lincoln Ave, Oakland
    $10 online, $12 at the door
    www.theplantexchange.org

    Speaker Theresa Halula has been growing mushrooms indoors and outside since 2005. She is an active Permaculture Designer providing landscape services in the East Bay Region. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Art from the California College of Art and Permacutlure Design Certification. Mushroom Cultivation is an elective toward the Landscape Horticulture Permaculture Certificate. Ms. Halula promotes understanding the ecological relationships of living organisms with the natural cycles of life, which includes the role of fungi and the ecological services they contribute as decomposers and as symbiotic partners in that dance.

    Location: 4500 Lincoln Ave Oakland

    Contact: The Plant Exchange connect@theplantexchange.com
    URL: http://www.theplantexchange.org

    Hemant Taneja, Managing Director of General Cata

    July 26th, 2018

    Hemant Taneja, Managing Director of General Catalyst & Author of Unscaled

    Start Date: Tuesday 8/7/2018 — End Date: Tuesday 8/7/2018
    Admission:$15 - $55

    Has size and scale become a liability in business? Venture capitalist Hemant Taneja believes it has. He will describe how the unscaled economy is reshaping and creating a new world of opportunities for entrepreneurs and companies.
    The unscaled phenomenon has allowed new companies such as Warby Parker, Airbnb and Stripe to become global competitors among established businesses. Taneja explains why embracing the unscaled mindset is the new business model for the future.

    Location: 3921 Fabian Way Palo Alto

    Contact: Schultz Cultural Hall, Oshman Family JCC ggehue@commonwealthclub.org
    URL: https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2018-08-07/hemant-taneja-unscaled-economy