Things to do in Alameda on October 7 and October 8, 2017
Alameda Walks Estuary Park and Ploughshares on Saturday, October 7 at 9:00 am. Meet at Estuary Park, 200 Mosley Avenue. Walks are usually an hour and are leasurely strolls lead by Patrick Russi. Please call Patrick for any other information at 747-7550.
The Alameda’s Farmer’s Market is open to the public Saturday October 7, and Tuesday, October 10 mornings from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, rain or shine. All the fruits and vegetables are available at great prices. So good! Don’t miss the opportunity to shop for delectable fruits, vegetables and flowers. The market is on Webster Street and Haight Avenue and is open rain or shine.
Alameda South Shore Center and Off the Grid food trucks will be at South Shore on Saturday, October 7, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm in the South Shore Center parking lot in front of Petco.
El Rancho Family Carnival on Saturday, October 7 from 11 am to 7:00 pm at St. Joseph’s Elementary school at 1910 San Antonio Avenue. There will be food, kids crafts, raffle.
Gardening Workshop on Edible Gardening in the Cool Season on Saturday, October 7 at 12:00 Noon to 2:00 pm at Ploughshares Nursery at 2701 Main Street in Alameda. The workshop is free.
Crab Cove for Family Nature Fun Hour for “Bay Day Celebration” on Saturday, October 7, at 2:00 pm then see what is going on at the Visitor’s Center. Crab Cove is located at 1252 McKay Avenue. Please call 510-544-3187 for more information.
Sherlock Holmes Ball is another great PEERS event at the Alameda Elks Lodge on Saturday, October 7 at 8:00 pm. Live music, dance lessons and the change to dress up in the Victorian costumes of Holmes era. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased on line at http://www.peersdance.org/holmes.html.
Environmental Conservation Work Party on Sunday, October 8 from 9:00 am to Noon sponsored by Friends of the Alameda Wildlife Reserve. Help prepare the bird nesting site of the Least Terns who will return to nest in April. Information and directions at Pat Gannon, email firstname.lastname@example.org
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