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Healing Hands for Arthritis
Join Massage Envy Spa and the Arthritis Foundation on Wednesday, Sept. 17 for the fourth annual Healing Hands for Arthritis, a one-day event to build awareness and raise funds to fight arthritis. $10 from every one-hour massage or facial will benefit the Arthritis Foundation. Bay Area Massage Envy Spa Clinics, , San Francisco.
 

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Veterans Receive Free Admission to Monte Vista High Football Game
Monte Vista High School Athletic Boosters will host the 3rd Annual "Honoring our Veterans" football game on Friday, Sept. 19 at Monte Vista's Sam Zackheim Stadium. All veterans are encouraged to come enjoy the evening as the Mustangs host the Liberty High Lions. Tickets include free admission and complimentary hot dog, beverage, and home made apple pie. Call VFW at 362-9806. Monte Vista High School, 3131 Stone Valley Road, Danville.
 

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Lafayette Art and Wine Festival 2014
Come to this award-winning art, wine and music festival from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20; and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 21. Four stages, 20 tribute bands, 260+ artists, KidZone. Easy access. Food, wine, and beer. Family friendly. Go to lafayettefestival.com. Lafayette Art & Wine Festival - Downtown Lafayette, CA, 3553 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette.
 

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Teen Esteem 20th Anniversary Gala
Teen Esteem will celebrate its 20th anniversary of service to Tri-Valley youth and their families with a gala event on Sept. 27 at the Blackhawk Country Club. Teen Esteem presents timely and relevant information in Tri-Valley classrooms to equip students to make informed decisions, especially relating to risky behaviors such as alcohol, drugs, prescription drug abuse and sex. Danville Mayor Robert Storrer and San Ramon Mayor Bill Clarkson are among the honorary chairs for the celebration. Tickets are $125. For more info or tickets go to www.teenesteem.org. Blackhawk Country Club, 599 Blackhawk Club Drive, Danville.
 

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Women Unleashed
You deserve a "girls night in" at ARF surrounded by precious pups and cute cats! Enjoy complimentary wine, martinis, and appetizers while you browse and shop for bling, purses, scarves, clothing, beauty products, and other items especially for women, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2. Childcare available for $5 per child. Cost is $20. Call 296-3118 or go to http://www.arf.net/about/events/2014/women-unleashed.php. Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation, 2890 Mitchell Drive, Walnut Creek.
 

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Pleasant Hill Art, Wine and Jazz Fest
Come to the 12th Annual Art, Jazz and Wine Fest from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 4-5 in Downtown Pleasant Hill. Enjoy live music, the KidsZone where SpongeBob SquarePants will be making live appearances throughout the weekend, and visit the Premium Wine Pavillion and Craft Beer Garden. Call 588-4846 or go to the Facebook page below. Pleasant Hill Art, Jazz & Wine, 40 Crescent Drive, Pleasant Hill .
 

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Oktoberfest
The San Ramon Historic Foundation and Schubros Brewery presents Oktoberfest, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 at Forest Home Farms Historic Park in San Ramon. Enjoy live music and dancing, and beer available for purchase from Schubros Brewery. Featuring: Blow Musik!, Olympia Fields Brass Band, and Golden Gate Bavarian Dancers. Tickets are $30, includes, beer stein, one beer and lunch. Go to srhf.org. Forest Home Farms Historic Park , 19953 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon.

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Live Well, Age Smart
The Town of Danville presents Live Well, Age Smart from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Danville Senior Center. Live Well, Age Smart will provide information for mature adults and their families, and will include the exhibitor hall, refreshments, lectures on health and wellness, free health screenings, and raffle prizes. Call 314-3490. Danville Senior Center, 115 East Prospect Ave., Danville.
 

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Community Boutique and Garage Sale
Reserve Space Today for this event that runs from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11th. Great exposure on busy street. A parking lot space is $55 and an inside space is $70. Call or text Patty Ballard-Eberle at 997-7855. Our philanthropies and scholarships benefit from this event. Sign up early. Go to www.alamowomensclub.org. Alamo Women's Club, 1401 Danville Blvd., Alamo.
 

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Foodies! The Musical
One of the longest-running original shows in SF History comes to Danville, at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17; and at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18 at the Village Theatre in Danville. This musical comedy takes a humorous look at the current food scene; restaurants, eating habits, trends, and how we eat. Don't miss the opportunity for a unique, laughter-filled evening. Beer and Wine available for purchase. Tickets are $24, $20 for seniors. Call 314-3400 or go to www.villagetheatreshows.com. Village Theatre, 233 Front St., Danville.

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East Bay Walk to Defeat ALS
The Walk to Defeat ALS is an opportunity to bring hope to people living with ALS, to raise money for a cure, and to come together for something you care about. The Walk to Defeat ALS raises funds that allow local chapters to sustain care services and support research for much of the next year. Join at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 19 at Heather Farm Park in Walnut Creek. Contact Kenneth McElderry at (415) 904-2572 or kmcelderry@alsagoldenwest.org. Go to walktodefeatals.org. Heather Farm Park, , Walnut Creek.
 

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SRVHS Ski, Snowboard and Bike Swap
SRVHS is sponsoring the 36th annual ski, snowboard and bike swap from 10 a.m.-6 p.m on Saturday, Nov. 1 at San Ramon Valley High School. New this year are bikes both new and used. As in previous years a huge selection of new and used ski and snowboard equipment will be available. Consignments are taken Oct. 30 from 6-8 p.m. and Nov. 1 7-9 a.m. Admission is $5. Contact srvswap@aol.com or go to skiboardbikeswap.com. San Ramon Valley High School, 501 Danville Blvd., Danville.
 

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Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 75
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 75, San Ramon Valley - meets every third Wednesday of the month at the Veterans Memorial Building, 400 Hartz Ave., Danville. Doors open at 7 p.m., meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. For more information contact Post Commander Ernie Petagara at 362-9806. Mail to: VFW Post 75 San Ramon Valley, P.O. Bos 1092, Danville, Ca 94526. Or visit www.vfwpost75.org. Veterans Memorial Building, 400 Hartz Ave., Danville.
 

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Visit the USS Hornet
Across the Bay from San Francisco, take the family to visit the USS Hornet, a restored aircraft carrier in Alameda. The USS Hornet served in WWII and recovered the Apollo 11 astronauts. Tour the bridge, hangar deck, engine room, navigation bridge, captain's bridge, primary flight control and flight deck, or ride in the flight simulator. The Hornet is open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $14 for adults; $12 for seniors; $12 for military and students with ID; $6 for ages 5-17; children under 5 are free. Parking is free. The USS Hornet is at Pier 3, 707 W. Hornet Ave., Alameda. Call (510) 521-8448 or visit www.uss-hornet.org for details. Pier 3 , 707 W. Hornet Ave., Alameda.
 

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Glass House Museum Tours
The Glass House Museum, a restored Victorian at 19953 San Ramon Valley Blvd. in San Ramon, is open for tours the second Saturday of each month - at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m. - when you can step back in time to explore the site and participate in free activities. Next door is Forest Home Farms Historic Park with tractor museum, which offers tours at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Cost is $5; $8 for both tours on the same. Tour tickets can be purchased at the Gift Shoppe. For more details, call 973-3284 or visit www.SanRamon.ca.gov. Glass House Museum, 19953 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon.
 

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Danville Farmers Market
The Danville Farmers Market is open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday at the Railroad Avenue Municipal Parking Lot, at the corner of Railroad and Prospect avenues. Get the freshest seasonal fare at the Danville Certified Farmers Market. You'll find fruits and vegetables direct from local farmers, along with fresh-cut flowers, bedding plants, fresh breads, and delicious specialty food items you can eat in the market or take with you to enjoy at home. Call 825-9090 or visit www.pcfma.com for more details. Railroad Avenue Municipal Parking Lot, Railroad Ave. and Prospect Ave., Danville.
 

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Tour of the Blackhawk Museum
The Blackhawk Museum sponsors a docent-led tour of its Renowned Exhibitions at 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. The tour is free with admission. For information, call 736-2280. Blackhawk Museum, 3700 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville.