Preschool Story Time: 10:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays through Feb. 11. It is for children 3½-5 and features stories and songs. Baby Bounce: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Jan. 22. Songs and bounces for ages 0-12 months for 15- to-20-minute play and socializing. No older siblings and registration is required. LEGO @ the Library: 7-8 p.m. Jan. 5. Kids 5-12 can learn to make creations with LEGO blocks. Registration is limited and required. Minecraft in the Library: 3:30-6 p.m. Jan. 22. Kids and teens are invited to play Minecraft in the library, meet other crafters and show off their creations.
“The Young Karl Marx”: Raoul Peck follows up his award-winning documentary “I Am Not Your Negro” with a traditional, intriguing biopic about the iconic ballet style house slippers socialist (played by August Diehl) and his friendship with Friedrich Engels (Stefan Konarske), It’s a respectable history lesson made the better by the two commanding performances, Screenings: 8:15 p.m, July 25 at CineArts Palo Alto; 7 p.m, July 27 at the Albany Twin; 6 p.m, July 28 at the Castro; 2:05 p.m, Aug, 5 at Smith Rafael, “Menashe”: This Sundance heartbreaker follows an emotionally disheveled ultra-Orthodox Hasidic widower (Menashe Lustig) in New York he tries to pull it together so he can keep his son, Joshua Weinstein immerses us thoroughly into another reality, Screenings: July 26, the Castro..
Shoe fairies can deposit their gently used donations on her doorstep at 1358 Castello Ranch Road, Brentwood. The Germans were right. But Franklin, who lives in Pleasant Hill with his wife, found a way around their treachery with a little help from his friends. “I weighed 98 pounds,” he said. “They put me on their shoulders, and we leaned into the field.”. Clearly, Franklin is the trusting sort. —‰’Dumb’ is the word you’re looking for,” he said, laughing. “I still have the poppy, incidentally.”.
“Getting the former SJ Rep back open and under solid footing as Hammer Theatre Center is the big event this year,” says Scott Knies of the Downtown Association, “It looks like 2017 will be a rebound year for our cultural connections.”, “The facility itself looks beautiful,” adds Kerry Adams Hapner, San Jose’s director of cultural affairs, “It is so positive for downtown… The City/SJSU partnership is ballet style house slippers a win for the community.”, But some caution that downtown cultural life continues to face challenges, Andrew Bales, head of Symphony Silicon Valley, points to the recent closure of the nearby Camera 12 Cinemas as a stumbling block on the road to a renaissance..
Ashbolt Stewart CD Release Party (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Oct. 22. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $7. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com. Classic Albums Live Performs The Dark Side of The Moon. 8 p.m. Oct. 24. Fox Theater, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City. $30-$52.00. 650-369-7770 or www.foxrwc.com. Bridge School Benefit. Oct. 25 and 26. Featuring Neil Young, Brian Wilson, Pearl Jam, Florence & The Machine, Tom Jones, Soundgarden, Norah Jones and Puss n Boots, Band of Horses, Pegi Young & The Survivors, plus special guests. Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View. $75 and $150 reserved, $35 for lawn. Ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000. Proceeds from the concerts benefit The Bridge School, a program for the communicative and educational development of children with severe speech and physical impairments.