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Local Happenings

Jul 28,2016


Friday, July 29

  • 9 p.m. Zydeco Music and Dance: Featuring The Zydeco Flames. Dance lessons at 8. Tickets sold at the door: $15. Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda Ave. (Info: 415-285-6285) 

Saturday, July 30

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Courtesy photo  I Believe is a newly released collection of writings by Alameda authors.

Alameda Reads Publishes Writings for 30th Birthday

Jun 30,2016


“You’re more likely to marry Johnny Depp, or swallow a tugboat, than you are to end up where you set out in life…” So says Louis Trager in the new collection of writings I Believe published by Alameda Reads, a free service of the Alameda Free Library. 

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Concert Series Begins April 17

Apr 07,2016

Alameda resident Donna Stoering began playing concerts when she was five years old and teaching professionally when she was just 10. She grew up in the Bay Area, but after receiving a Marshall Scholarship, Stoering has lived most of her adult life in Europe.

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Student Art, Poetry Contest Ends Friday

Apr 07,2016

The deadline for submissions to the Fourth of July Parade art and poetry contest is tomorrow. This year’s parade marks the 40th anniversary of the annual event, and organizers want to celebrate by involving kids in the festivities.

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