Oriana Choral: The San Benito Oriana Choral will be entertaining
the patients at Northside Convalescent Home and the Mabie Skilled
Nursing Facility on Monday, Dec. 22. They will be singing excerpts
from their Christmas Concerts.
Oriana Choral: The San Benito Oriana Choral will be entertaining the patients at Northside Convalescent Home and the Mabie Skilled Nursing Facility on Monday, Dec. 22. They will be singing excerpts from their Christmas Concerts.
Survivor: KION TV 46 plans to host an open call for the CBS hit Survivor at Adventures by the Sea in Monterey (285 Figueroa Ave.) on Thursday, Jan. 8 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. All interested participants are encouraged to log on to KION46.com to download a copy of the application and a list of requirements to be eligible for the program.
Driver Safety: The AARP Driver Safety Program will be offered to those age 50 and up. The current tuition is $10 per student. The next class will be held Monday, Feb. 9 and Tuesday, Feb. 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hollister Elks Lodge 1436, 351 Astro Drive. in Hollister. For more information, call 636-8595
Co-op Preschool: The Presbyterian Co-op Preschool is selling pewter angel ornaments commemorating the school’s 40th year for only $10. To place your order or for more information, call Elaine at 663-3420.
Lake San Antonio: Lake San Antonio is offering Eagle Watch Boat Tours Jan. 17 through Feb. 28. The tours are from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays on selected weekends. Tours are $10 per person, with $2 off for seniors and children under 12. Children under age six are not permitted on the tour. For reservations and more information, call the Monterey County Parks Department at 831-755-4895 or 888-588-2267.
Moms ‘N’ Kids: Looking for a playgroup? Join Hollister’s Neighborhood Playgroup Organization. For more information, visit www.momsnkids.org or call Elena de la Puerta (Spanish speaking) at 831-637-2801 or Tricia Voigt at 831-636-4842.
Creative catalyst: Artist-educators from Gavilan College, Gilroy High School, Live Oak High School and San Benito High School are exhibiting the work they do when they are not teaching at Gavilan College’s main gallery in the library building, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd. now through Jan 16. The gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is closed Saturday and Sunday.
Winter High School Prep basketball league: Hollister Recreation is currently taking registration for Winter High School Prep League Basketball. The registration fee is $66 per resident and $71 per non-resident. Registration deadline is Wednesday, Dec. 17. The Season begins Friday, January 9. For more information, call 636-4390.
SBJ Chamber: The San Juan Bautista Chamber of Commerce will hold a dinner meeting Wednesday, Dec. 17. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. at Joan and Peter’s German Restaurant. Reservations are required by Friday, Dec. 12. Meal is $20 and includes tax and tip. We will be voting on new directors, amendments to bylaws and a new calendar of events.
SBC Chamber: Coming events for the Chamber of Commerce:
Wednesday, Dec. 17, BOM, Laurette Chandler and Assoc. at the Chamber.
Library closed: The San Benito County Free Library canceled its annual Christmas movie viewing Dec. 17 because it will be upgrading its computer system that day. For information call 636-4107.
Rancho-Maze band: The Rancho-Maze Band will be performing at their holiday concert and raffle Thursday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Rancho gym. Raffle tickets are available from band members and will also be available at the door. Tickets are $1 each.
Winter concerts: Hartnell College Music and Dance departments present Winter Concerts 2003:
Winter Jazz: Hartnell College Jazz Ensemble. Thursday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Hartnell Recital Hall.
For more information, call 755-6905 or 755-6906.
Fiesta flamenca: An evening of Flamenco dance, song and guitar at Don Quixote’s Restaurant, 6275 Highway 9 on Friday, Dec. 19 at 9 p.m. $12 cover at the door. Reservations recommended. Call 831-335-2800.
Common Ground: A coalition of musicians in support of jobs, housing and respect will entertain patrons of Rollick’s Specialty Coffee, 210 Main St. in Salinas on Friday, Dec. 19 from 7 to 9 p.m.