Places to go, people to see
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Friday, March 26

American Red Cross blood drive


When: 1 to 6 p.m.

Where: Felton Presbyterian Church, 6090 Highway 9

Info: www.redcrossblood.org

Saturday, March 27

SV farmers market


When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: 370 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Info: 454-0566

Pop Warner car wash

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

Where: Cornerstone Gas Station, 6320 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: Car wash by donation to pay for scholarships for kids to join SLV Pop Warner football and cheer.

Info: Crystal, crystal@scfpinc.com

Passport Day in the USA

When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Simpkins Family Swim Center, Room A, 979 17th Ave., in Santa Cruz

Details: The Santa Cruz County Clerk will provide passport information and accept applications from U.S. citizens.

Info: www.travel.state.gov or 454-2060

‘A Romance in the Redwoods’ silent movie

When: 4 p.m.

Where: Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park visitor center, 101 N. Big Trees Road, in Felton

Details: Henry Cowell and the sandhills of Zayante are featured backgrounds in the 1917 movie.

Cost: Park entrance $10, film is free

Info: 335-3174

‘Food for Children’ collection

When: Noon to 4 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Market, 14 Victor Square, and Ben Lomond Market, 9440 Mill St.

Details: The Scotts Valley and San Lorenzo Valley Rotary Clubs will collect food for children to be distributed through Second Harvest Food Bank and Valley Churches United Mission.

Info: Patty, malonesgrille@pacbell.net

Sunday, March 28

Scotts Valley flea market


When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Senior Center, 370 Kings Village Road

Info: 438-8666

‘Jewel Thieves’ dinner theater

When: Dinner seating 5:30 p.m.

Where: Peachwoods Steakhouse, 555 Highway 17 in Pasatiempo

Details: Comedy production featuring Felton’s Tara McMilin and Scotts Valley’s Elizabeth Hammack

Cost: $40, includes all costs; call ahead for reservations

Info: 426-6333

Easter basket Harley ride

When: Registration 10 a.m. to noon; ride to deliver baskets, 1 p.m.

Where: Monterey Harley-Davidson dealership, 333 N. Main St., in Salinas

Details: Open to all riders. The group of riders will deliver Easter baskets to Valley Churches United Mission beginning at 1 p.m.

Cost: $10, covers lunch

Family movie day

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Boulder Creek Recreation Hall, 13333 Middleton Ave.

Details: The animated film “Happy Feet” will be shown.

Info: 338-4144

Monday, March 29

Publisher to speak at university library


When: 7 p.m.

Where: Wilson Library at Bethany University, 800 Bethany Drive, in Scotts Valley

Details: Bill Carmichael, publisher of Deep River Press will speak at an author’s showcase at Bethany University.

Info: Anna, 438-3800, ext. 3240

Tuesday, March 30

SV Performing Arts sign-ups and info meeting


When: 7 to 8 p.m.

Where: St. Phillip’s Episcopal Church, 5271 Scotts Valley Drive, in Scotts Valley

Details: Scotts Valley Performing Arts’ Youth Shakespeare program will put on “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in July.

Info: www.svpaa.org or 566-9411

Wednesday, March 31

Dine for Hospice


When: Reservations are available beginning at 4 p.m.

Where: Scopazzi’s Restaurant, 13300 Big Basin Way, in Boulder Creek

Details: When diners mention hospice, Scopazzi’s will donate a portion of the dinner bill to support Hospice of Santa Cruz County. An auction with raffle prizes will follow. Reservations should be made in advance.

Info: 338-4444

Thursday, April 1

American Cancer Society Relay For Life planning meeting


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

Where: Round Table Pizza, 245 Mount Hermon Road, Ste. A, in Scotts Valley

Details: Join the planning committee for the first American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Scotts Valley and the San Lorenzo Valley.

Info: scottsvalleyrelay2010@yahoo.com, 661-0623 or www.relayforlife.org/scottsvalleyca

Friday, April 2

First Friday Contra Dance


When: 7:40 p.m.

Where: Felton Community Hall, 6191 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: A band from the East Coast is visiting. No partner necessary, wear soft-soled shoes. No perfumes.

Cost: $10

Info: Paul, 464-0877 or www.santacruzdance.org

Saturday, April 3

SV farmers market


When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: 370 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Info: 454-0566

Wednesday, April 7

Foster care and adoption orientation


When: 6 to 9 p.m.

Where: 1400 Emeline Ave., Room 206, in Santa Cruz

Details: This meeting is the first step in becoming a foster or adoptive parent. Child welfare staff will answer questions.

Saturday, April 10

SV farmers market


When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: 370 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Info: 454-0566

Tuesday, April 13

Relay For Life kickoff


When: 6 p.m.

Where: Tony & Alba’s, 226 Mount Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Anyone who is interested in finding out more about the Scotts Valley and San Lorenzo Valley community Relay For Life is invited to attend the kickoff. When “Relay Pizza Night” is mentioned from 5 p.m. to closing, a portion of sales will be donated to the community Relay For Life.

Info: 661-0623 or www.relayforlife.org/scottsvalleyca

Wednesday, April 14

SLV Pop Warner signups


When: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Ben Lomond Fire Protection District, 9430 Highway 9

Info: www.vyapopwarner.com

Friday, April 16

Red Cross blood drive in Felton


When: 1 to 6 p.m.

Where: Felton Presbyterian Church, 6090 Highway 9

Info: 800-733-2767 or www.redcrossblood.org, with sponsor code FELTON

Saturday, April 17

SV farmers market


When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: 370 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Info: 454-0566

Big Basin wildflower walk

When: 10 a.m.

Where: Big Basin State Park headquarters, 21600 Big Basin Way, in Boulder Creek

Details: Celebrate Earth Day with a four-mile, four-hour walk. Hikers should take a sack lunch and wear good hiking shoes.

Info: 338-8883

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