Local Events

Monday, June 1
Mountain-area 55-plus program meets at the Loma Prieta Community Center at 9:30 a.m. to carpool to Beck’s lavendar farm, and then on to the home of Gus Carroll and Stephenie Olson in Aldercroft Heights, for a potluck lunch. Bring a salad, dessert, or hot dish to share. RSVP to Lynnette Vega at 650-747-0605, or email lahondalynnette@earthlink.net.

Thursday, June 4
Summit Store’s “Shop for our Schools” fund-raiser, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Summit Store will donate ten percent of the day’s revenue to the Loma Prieta Education Fund.

Sunday, June 7
Loma Prieta Volunteer Fire and Rescue’s Firefighters’ Barbecue will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Gazebo and on the Loma Prieta Playfield. Enjoy food, games, raffles, fire engines, air-ambulance helicopters, and an auto-extrication demonstration.

Building Blocks Preschool open house for prospective families, noon to 4 p.m.

Friday, June 12
Loma Prieta Community Foundation’s summer movie night will be at the Loma Prieta Redwood Amphitheater, behind the Loma Prieta Playfield. The movie is free and will begin at sunset. Popcorn, candy, and drinks will be sold at the Gazebo.

Saturday, June 13
Theatre in the Mountains’ Music in the Garden, 23960 Summit Road, from 2 to 5 p.m. Visit www.theatreinthemountains.org for tickets and more information.

LPCF pancake breakfast and 95033free GoGreen swap meet at the Loma Prieta Community Center and parking lot, from 8 to 11 a.m.
Monday, June 15
Mountain-area 55-plus program meets at the Loma Prieta Community Center at 10:45 a.m. Local historian and author Janet Schwind will share The South Skyline Story. For more information, call Lynnette Vega at 650-747-0605, or email lahondalynnette@earthlink.net.

Wednesday, June 17
Plein-air artists will paint in the town of Los Gatos. Locations will be posted on the Los Gatos Plein Air Facebook page.

Lexington Home and School Club fund-raiser at Testarossa Winery. Check www.lexhsc.org for more information.

Saturday, June 20
Los Gatos Plein Air fine-art exhibit and sale, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m, in the Los Gatos Town Plaza. Hundreds of paintings will be available to view and purchase. Enjoy wine tasting, live music, face painting, and mini-art sessions for kids. Admission is free. The sale starts promptly at 11 a.m., with final check-out time at 4:30 p.m. For more information and tickets, visit: www.lgpleinair.org.

Santa Cruz Mountains survival hike with LGS Recreation, at Fremont Older Open Space Preserve. For more information or to register, go to www.lgsrecreation.org. Click on Register and View Recreation Classes>Adult programs>Nature Trips.

Sunday, June 28
Summit Riders’ annual horse show and tack swap, Summit Riders’ Arena, 24705 Miller Hill Road, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Watch the horses compete in events for all ages. The Horse Show is free for spectators. Re-use/recycle/re-purpose tools, books, and barn items at the Tack Swap. Who knows what treasures you will find?

Mountain Historical Museum meeting, 2 p.m. at Mason-Taylor Ranch, 22849 Summit Road.

June 29 to July 3
Loma Volleyball Summer Camp at the Loma Prieta Community Center, from 1 to 4 p.m. Boys and girls entering fifth-grade through ninth-grades can sign up at http://ctenglish.com/shop.


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