Datebook
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- Submit Datebook items to pbeditor@pressbanner.com, or drop off press releases or photos at 5215 Scotts Valley Drive, Ste. F, Scotts Valley 95066. Deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday. Entries are subject to editing, and publication is not guaranteed.

 

Friday, April 27

Free bully-buster clinic

When: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Elite Martial Arts, 266 Mount Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Children ages 5 through 13 can attend to learn verbal self defense and how to defeat a bully without fighting.

Info: 438-5425

 

Saturday, April 28

Flea market

When: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Felton Presbyterian Church, 6090 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: Spaces are available for $15 and will benefit the church’s humanitarian work in Brazil.

Info: 335-6905

 

Ben Lomond rummage sale

When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: St. Andrew’s Preschool, 101 Riverside Ave., in Ben Lomond

Details: The preschool will raise money for its programs by selling secondhand goods.

 

Picnic and politics event

When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Felton Covered Bridge Park, Graham Hill Road, at Mount Hermon Road

Details: Bill Smallman, candidate for the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors 5th District, will discuss local issues.

Info: www.billsmallman.com

 

Book signing, discussion

When: 2 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Branch Library, 251 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Mystery author Nancy Lynn Jarvis will talk about her recent books. Refreshments will be served.

Info: Michele Deblock, 847-400-7467

 

Sunday, April 29

Bike sale fundraiser

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Where: Santa Cruz Pasta Factory, 5340 Scotts Valley Drive, in Scotts Valley

Details: The Santa Cruz Mountain Cycle Team is selling refurbished bicycles to support its activities. Bike donations will be accepted to be refurbished by the team.

Info: svmtnbike@gmail.com

 

Monday, April 30

Supervisor candidate forum

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Community Center, 360 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: County supervisor candidates Eric Hammer, Bill Smallman and Bruce McPherson will be asked about their candidacy. The forum is sponsored by the Press-Banner and the SLV and Scotts Valley chambers of commerce.

Info: 438-2500

 

Wednesday, May 2

Sons in Retirement lunch

When: 11:45 a.m.

Where: Portuguese Hall, 216 Evergreen St., in Santa Cruz

Details: Dr. Gary Griggs, a professor of earth and planetary sciences at University of California, Santa Cruz, will speak.

Info: Dave, 336-8481

 

Spring choir concert

When: 2 and 7 p.m.

Where: Spring Lakes Mobile Home Park clubhouse, 225 Mount Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: The Spring Lakes Choir will perform an hour of well-known musical numbers.

Cost: By donation

 

Thursday, May 3

National Day of Prayer

When: 7 to 8 a.m.

Where: Flagpole of St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 5271 Scotts Valley Drive, in Scotts Valley

Details: Members of the community are invited for coffee, juice, doughnuts and bagels and to pray for the country.

Info: 438-4360

 

Supervisor candidate forum

When: 7 p.m.

Where: San Lorenzo Valley High School multipurpose room, 7105 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: County supervisor candidates Eric Hammer, Bill Smallman and Bruce McPherson will be asked about their candidacy. The forum is sponsored by the Press-Banner and the SLV and Scotts Valley chambers of commerce.

Info: 438-2500

 

Racism in Santa Cruz talk

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Park Hall, 9370 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Details: Historian Sandy Lydon will speak about “Snakes in Paradise,” a talk about historical racism in Santa Cruz County, including the Ku Klux Klan, to benefit the San Lorenzo Valley Museum.

Cost: $25, $20 for members and students

Info: 338-8382 or slvmuseum.com

 

Saturday, May 5

Mountain Charlie Challenge festival

When: Bike rides begin at 7 a.m., festival 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Skypark, 371 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: The 10th annual bike rides to raise money for Scotts Valley public schools will be accompanied by a festival with family and children’s activities, crafts, a barbecue and a concert.

Cost: $10 for barbecue lunch

Info: www.svef.net or 247-4805

 

Free family fun day

When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Elite Martial Arts, 266 Mount Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: A jump house, martial arts and fitness classes, music games and food will be part of the demo day.

Info: 438-5425

 

Wine and wet noses

When: Noon to 4 p.m.

Where: Skov Winery, 2364 Bean Creek Road in Scotts Valley

Details: Wine tasting, music and a barbecue will benefit Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter and Unconditional Love Animal Rescue. Dogs on leashes are invited, too.

Cost: $15

Info: 438-4374

 

Cinco De Mayo dinner

When: 6 to 10 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Community Center, 360 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Proceeds from the evening, catered by Taqueria Los Gallos with a no-host bar, will help the charitable efforts of the Scotts Valley Kiwanis Club.

Cost: $25 adults, $12 for children age 12 and younger

Info: Peggie Lopez, 419-1678; or www.svkiwanis.org/CDMPoster5.pdf

 

Thursday, May 17

Free introductory watercolor class

When: 1 to 4 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Artisans, 230-D Mount Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Instructor Linda Curtis will lead this free class.

Info: 439-9094

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