“We have about 25 quilts so far,” Bavor said. “We think it’s kind of an interesting thing to exchange something hard like a gun for something soft like a quilt.”. Both “Guns: Loaded Conversations” and “Generation of Change: A Movement Not a Moment,” are being presented with the East Bay-based Social Justice Sewing Academy through July 15 at the gallery at 520 S. First St. CULTURAL CONNECTION: The 40th annual Dia de San Juan Festival on Saturday will fill San Jose’s History Park with the sounds and flavors of Puerto Rico, while also helping out residents of the island territory that were affected by last year’s devastating hurricanes.
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Contra Costa County Library Commission. Appointments will be made for a term of four years, with the exception of the Contra Costa County Library Commission. This appointment is for the alternate representative and will be for a period of two years. The City Council will interview and identify a qualified applicant for the Advisory Council On Aging. The Contra Costa County board of supervisors will have final approval authority for the applicant. Applications are available on the City’s website at www.walnut-creek.org; at the city clerk’s office, 1666 N. Main St.; by phone at 925-943-5818; and via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Completed applications and the supplemental questionnaires must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office no later than 5 p.m., Jan. 29. The City Council will interview selected applicants Feb. 18. For additional information call Suzie Martinez at 925-943-5819.
The 12-year-old professional chamber company, which has won local and national accolades for presenting diverse, contemporary works, is undertaking a “shift” in its performance model that will focus on single projects, such as a Halloween ballet, slated to premiere in October 2015, and a one-day dance carnival in San Francisco in the summer of 2015, Anderson announced the changes, barefoot shoes, womens shoes, summer wedding shoes, ballet flats, wedding flats, top lace shoes, slip on shoes, bridal bow shoes which include not renewing the contracts of its 14 dancers when the season ends in May, at its winter program “Edge and Entertainment” at the Lesher Center Thursday to Saturday, The program, which included two world premieres, repeats next weekend at Yerba Buena Gardens in San Francisco..
NorCal Night Market: Sept. 21-23, Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton. Featuring 150-plus food and merchandise vendors, games, an art walk and live music. Enjoy everything from potato-swirl skewers to drinks served in lightbulbs, traditional Asian street snacks, fusion foods and a diverse offering of other #foodporn. Admission $5. Parking $10. https://www.norcalnightmarket.com/about/. ‘Measure For Measure’: Through Aug. 12. Vallejo Shakespeare in the Park will be taking our shows on the road to artistically underserved communities around the Bay Area. Performances: 3 p.m., Hanns Park Amphitheater, 198 Skyline Drive, Vallejo, July 28-29; Rithet Park, Rolph and Loring avenues, Crockett, August 4; Susana Street Park, Susana and Estudillo streets, Martinez, August 5; and Peralta Hacienda Historical Park, 2465 34th Ave., Oakland, Aug. 11-12. Fundraiser show: 8 p.m. Aug. 17-18, Savage & Cooke Distillery, 1097 Nimiz Ave., Mare Island. www.vallejoshakespeare.org.