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TimeBank Tales: Tai Chi in the Park
linkAges TimeBank and Mike Chan, head instructor at Taijiquan Tutelage of Palo Alto, will host a one-hour tai chi workshop covering basic exercise to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Sept. 23, 4:30-6 p.m. Free. Rinconada Park, multi-use bowl area, 777 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto.
 

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Foothills safety and emergency preparedness class
Palo Alto's Office of Emergency Services and Stanford's Department of Public Safety will provide info to community members of the Foothills area concerning safety, crime prevention and emergency preparedness. Sept. 23, 7-8:30 p.m. Free. Stanford Research Park, 3160 Porter Drive, Palo Alto.
 

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Friday Night at The Art Center
The Palo Alto Art Center will hold an opening reception for the exhibit, "I'll Show You Mine: Contemporary Artists Explore Family Portraiture." Sept. 26, 7-10 p.m. Free Palo Alto Art Center, 1313 Newell Road, Palo Alto.

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors community outreach
For the first in a series of outreach events, Neighbors Helping Neighbors will have trained peer counselors available to speak with residents about personal issues, including housing, transportation and other financial problems. There are no income restrictions, all are accepted. Those interested are encouraged to RSVP for a 30-minute consultation, but drop-ins are also welcome. Sept. 27, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Trinity Church, Hope's Corner, 748 Mercy St., Mountain View.
 

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Artistry in Fashion
The Canada College Fashion Department hosts its annual Artistry in Fashion event with dozens of designers selling their clothing, jewelry and other fashions. The department will have an open house with student projects on display, and a fashion show will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Canada College, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Woodside.

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Redwood City Salsa Festival 2014
Redwood City will hold its annual Salsa Festival with multiple stages of live music -- specifically salsa, latin jazz and reggae -- in addition to a salsa tasting and cooking competition. Sept. 27, noon-7 p.m. Free. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City.
 

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'Another World Is Possible': Peace picnic with Kathy Kelly
To finish the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Action, there will be a potluck picnic with special guest Kathy Kelly, who will talk about her summer working with the Afghan Peace Volunteers. Everyone is welcome. Sept. 28, 4-6:30 p.m. Free. First Congregational Church, 1985 Louis Road, Palo Alto.

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Emergency Preparedness & Home Safety Faire
For this public event there will be more than 20 stations with info on a variety of safety and emergency preparedness topics, including emergency supply kits, bike safety and local resources. Scoop Microcreamery will be on hand, and raffle prizes and free gifts will be given out. Sept. 28, 1-4 p.m. Free. El Carmelo Elementary School, Multipurpose Room, 3024 Bryant St., Palo Alto.
 

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Calm The Skies event
Local community members protesting the noisy chartered flights of Surf Air will meet to discuss the issue and ways to solve it. Sept. 30, 7-9 p.m. Free. Holbrook Palmer Park Pavillion, 150 Watkins Ave., Atherton.

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Menlo park office hours with Assemblyman Rich Gordon
Assemblyman Rich Gordon will hold office hours where visitors can learn about legislation, share thoughts on state government, request help with a state agency or government and meet neighbors and the community's state representative. Light food and coffee will be served. Oct. 2, 9-10 a.m. Free. Cafe Zoe, 1929 Menalto Ave., Menlo Park.
 

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MVUHS 'Eagle' Alumni Day Picnic
This picnic will welcome all alumni, teachers and friends from Mountain View High School, Los Altos High School and Awalt High School. The organizers are also looking for later classes to take over and keep the reunions going. Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Cuesta Park, 615 Cuesta Dr., Mountain View.

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Bike Palo Alto!
This event organized by Palo Alto Green Teams will include three planned routes with treats and surprises, as well as bike checks, helmet fittings, maps and additional info at the start. All ages are welcome. Oct. 5, 1-4 p.m. Free. El Carmelo Elementary School, 3024 Bryant St., Palo Alto.

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Gamble Garden Community Day
This fall community event will feature activities for children, a plant sale, horticultural resources and displays, garden demos, food, entertainment and digging for worms. Oct. 5, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden, 1431 Waverley St. , Palo Alto.
 

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10th Woodside Day of the Horse
The 10th Woodside Day of the Horse will feature a free horse fair with petting zoo, pony rides and Wells Fargo Stagecoach, as well as trail rides. Oct. 11, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. $40 trail ride; free admission to fair. Woodside Town Hall, 2955 Woodside Road, Woodside.

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors community outreach
For the second in a series of outreach events, Neighbors Helping Neighbors will have trained peer counselors available to speak with residents about personal issues, including housing, transportation and other financial problems. There are no income restrictions, all are accepted. Those interested are encouraged to RSVP for a 30-minute consultation, but drop-ins are also welcome. Nov. 1, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Trinity Church, Hope's Corner, 748 Mercy St., Mountain View.

Community Events

Neighbors Helping Neighbors community outreach
For the last in a series of outreach events, Neighbors Helping Neighbors will have trained peer counselors available to speak with residents about personal issues, including housing, transportation and other financial problems. There are no income restrictions, all are accepted. Those interested are encouraged to RSVP for a 30-minute consultation, but drop-ins are also welcome. Dec. 6, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Trinity Church, Hope's Corner, 748 Mercy St., Mountain View.