Dan Underhill: "Just a Reminder Not to Forget Your Vector, Mister" (blockprint)
Alan Firestone: "Spring and Summer 2014" (oil)
Art Guild of Pacifica “56th Annual Members Exhibition” is open until November 16. 55th Annual award winners Leah De Nola, Thomas A. Ekkens, Alan Firestone, and Dan Underhill, whose work is featured in the Main Gallery, give an Artists’ Talk on Sunday, November 16 at 4 p.m.
Also on November 16, visit Sanchez Studio Artists Open Studios from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sanchez Art Center is at 1220 Linda Mar Boulevard and is on the SamTrans FLX bus line. After opening night, galleries are open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. and by appointment. For membership information, visit artguildofpacifica.org.
The 2014 Roundtable at Stanford University is Friday, October 24 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Maples Pavilion. Six leading scientists, tech entrepreneurs, policymakers, and researchers lead a solutions-oriented discussion of climate change. 60 Minutes correspondent Lesley Stahl (above photo, courtesy CBS) moderates the conversation, which is webcast beginning at 10 a.m. Event Details
"California Agriculture" Art Show, Coastside Land Trust Gallery, 788 Main Street, Half Moon Bay. Exhibit runs through October 24. Gallery hours are Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and by appointment.
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Coastside Land Trust is dedicated to the preservation, protection and enhancement of the open space environment, including the natural, scenic, recreational, cultural, historical, and agricultural resources of the San Mateo County coast for present and future generations. Coastside Land Trust
Pacifica Performances presents Verismo Opera Company performing Tosca, Saturday, October 25, 2014, 7:30 p.m., Mildred Owen Hall, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica, in the building with the colorful mural. Giacomo Puccini’s tragic love story Tosca, reset by Verismo Opera Company in 1944, tells the tale of a beautiful, celebrated singer, her lover—the painter, and the ruthless police chief who will stop at nothing to possess her. Fully staged and costumed, with chorus and supertitles. Tickets are on sale at the door starting 30 minutes before the show, or in advance at http://www.pacificaperformances.org by Friday, 12 noon the weekend of the show. Seats for six or more can be reserved with Visa or MasterCard by calling 650.355.1882 by Friday, 12 noon. Admission: $20 General; $17 Seniors and Students under 25 with current ID; $15 Members; $12 Senior and Students Members; Youths under 18 are free. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. For more information or a schedule, call 650.355.1882 or email email@example.com. Mildred Owen Hall is wheelchair accessible.
Raptorama is here again. Tickets are selling fast to take a walk on the coast's wilder side with Bay Area bird experts! Learn firsthand about coastside raptor habitats, including Wavecrest, Pillar Point Marsh, Pescadero State Beach, and Half Moon Bay State Beach. During the weekend of November 7-9, a diverse series of birding workshops and walks are available, including dinner with keynote speaker Glenn R. Stewart, director of the Predatory Bird Research Group, University of California at Santa Cruz. Workshops are indoors and include topics such as raptors, birding photography, and children's birding. Walks are outdoors in small groups to explore the local habitats listed above. For workshop and event details, and to purchase tickets, please visit Raptorama.org. Hurry, tickets are selling fast!
Coastside Land Trust Art Gallery presents its 2nd annual "California Raptor Show," opening on Friday, November 7 from 5-8 p.m. The exhibit features 26 local artists who have captured California's diverse raptor population through art. Mediums include oil, watercolor, batik, acrylic, mixed media, wood carving, and fine-art photography. All art is for sale. Show dates: November 7 to February 13. Gallery hours are Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and by appointment. 788 Main Street, Half Moon Bay.
Half Moon Bay General Plan Update Meeting: Thursday, November 13 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Emergency Center (next to Ted Adcock Center) in Half Moon Bay. Join other open-space supporters and make sure your voice is heard in support of open space and recreation on the Coastside!
Coastside Land Trust is dedicated to the preservation, protection, and enhancement of open space, including the natural, scenic, recreational, cultural, historical, and agricultural resources of the San Mateo County coast, for present and future generations.
Coastside Land Trust 788 Main Street, Half Moon Bay 650-726-5056
The labyrinth in the courtyard at Saint Edmund’s Church is now available for all to enjoy as a place of peace and tranquility seven days a week. The gates are open daily from 7 a.m. to dusk.
"The labyrinth is a metaphor for the spiritual journey that we are all on as we search for the center and meaning of our lives. Since prehistoric times, the labyrinth has been a sacred path of meditation that confers real benefits to body and soul. It has been found in all religious traditions in various forms around the world." (Saint Edmund's)
Saint Edmund's Episcopal Church is at 1500 Perez Drive off Rosita Road in Linda Mar, Pacifica. Call 650-359-3364 for more information.