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Events in April

April 17, 2015 6:30PM Department: Community
Category: Health
Deep Water Rowing Club Learn to Row!

Two-day event.

Friday, April 17, 6:30pm-7:30pm:

Introductory class: Prospective rowers experience instructor lecture, personal testimonials, opportunities to practice the rowing stroke on the erg machine, and QA about the landwater event the following day.

Saturday, April 18, 8:30am-2pm:

Land and water event: Prospective rowers explore the boats, practice the rowing stroke on the water, and row with a mixed crew of veteran rowers and learn to row participants.

*$75 cost is all inclusive and covers coaching fees, equipment rental, lunch, and remainder of practices for the month of April.

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Buckley Cove Park
Stockton 95219
Lydia Weeden
209 404 6827
April 17, 2015 8:00PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
World Wind a Dance Production

Valerie Gnassounou-Bynoe

San Joaquin Delta College

209 954-5273




World Wind

Fri Sat April 17 18 2015 @ 8pm Atherton Auditorium Unreserved Seating

$12.00--Adult $10.00--StudentSenior 62 over*

* $1.00 Facility Fee is charged on every ticket processed through the DCA Box Office including complimentaryfree tickets Facility Fee per ticket higher for on-line ticket sales.

The Dance Department and the Yameci Dance Company invite you to attend Delta’s 2015 Spring Dance Concert, “World Wind”, directed and choreographed by the Elly and Willie award-winning Valerie Gnassounou-Bynoe. This dance program is an exciting suite that tackles specific issues that have led to a change in our community at large or in the world. Whether the change is social, political, psychological or other, we use the medium of dance to tell the story. This dance production transports us to variou

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Atherton Auditorium
5151 Pacific Ave. Stockton 95207
Valerie Gnassounou-B
209 954-5273
April 18, 2015 8:00PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Condemned: Transmedia Event on Homelessness

Live theatre, an original student film, and documentary photography come together in the transmedia storytelling event of the year.

University of the Pacific’s Department of Theatre Arts immerses you in the “across media” phenomenon emerging across the nation as an innovative form of storytelling.

By combining three well-known platforms of narrative, Condemned emerges in a three-dimensional portrait about the struggles of homelessness.

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Thomas J. Long Theatre, University of the Pacific
1041 Dave Brubeck Way, Stockton
Ashley Bonda
April 18, 2015 6:00PM Department: Community
Category: Fundraiser
St. Luke: Fruit of the Vine - Food, Beer, and Wine Stroll

St. Luke Catholic Elementary School invites you to the 2nd Annual Fruit of the Vine: Food, Beer, and Wine Stroll on Saturday, April 18, from 6-10 pm on the St. Luke campus.

This is a 21 and over event featuring fabulous live music, an array of restaurant and food vendors, and offerings from local wineries and craft breweries.

All funds raised will benefit the students of St. Luke School.

Tickets available in the school office for $30.

Call 209-464-0801 for more details.

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St. Luke: Fruit of the Vine Food, Beer, and Wine Stroll
4005 N. Sutter St
Andrea Bear
April 18, 2015 9:00AM Department: Community
Category: Education
FREE Home Buyer Education Class

NID-HCA is a HUD-Approved Housing Agency that offers this course once a month. This month our course is scheduled for Saturday April 18, from 9am - 5pm.

The certificate is issued at ending of the session and can be used with any local, state or federal down-payment assistance programs.

The class is offered in Spanish as well.

Please call to RSVP: 209-952-8806

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NID Housing Counseling Agency
3516 Deer Park Drive, Ste B
Olga L Tovar
April 20, 2015 5:00PM Department: Community
Category: Health
Free Skin Cancer Screening (Pre-registration required)

Pre-registration is required for this event. Call 209-467-6560 by April 20 (between 8am-5pm) to schedule your May 6 appointment.

Then join us on Wed., May 6, for a free skin cancer screening by board certified physicians for the uninsured, underinsured, and those with limited access to health care.

From 5-7 p.m. at St. Joseph's Regional Cancer Center at 1800 N. California Street.

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More Info Flier

St. Joseph's Regional Cancer Center
1800 N. California Street
St. Joseph's Regional Cancer Center
April 21, 2015 5:30PM Department: City Council
Category: City Meetings
City Council Meeting

Regularly scheduled City Council Meeting. Public session begins at 5:30p.

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City Hall
425 N. El Dorado St., 2nd Floor
City Manager's Offices
(209) 937-8212
April 22, 2015 6:30PM Department: City Manager
Category: City Meetings
Taxi Cab Forum

This forum has been scheduled in response to community interest in taxi cab operations within the City, stakeholder expressed interest in amending the City's regulations, and other questions or concerns related to taxi services and regulations within the City of Stockton.

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News Release

City Hall, Council Chambers
425 N. El Dorado Street, 2nd floor
Christian Clegg
(209) 937-8212
April 24, 2015 5:00PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
2015 Trivia Bee

This years’ theme is “The 60s – BEE There Or BEE Square”. A cherished Stockton tradition, the Trivia Bee is a fun and eventful evening filled with active participation from both teams and audience members.

BEE a TEAM: Sign up now to secure your team spot. Each team of three will answer trivia questions to win the coveted Bobble Head Trophy. The cost per team, including dinner, is $600.

BEE a Participant: For $25, join us for dinner, a silent auction, raffle and of course, the Trivia Bee. Prizes available for best costume, table decorations, and spirit.

Costumes are encouraged and enthusiasm is a must!

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Stockton Arena
248 West Fremont Stree
SASS! Public Relations
(209) 957-7277
April 25, 2015 10:00AM Department: Community
Category: Education
Reinvent South Stockton Summit

Join us and transform the community at this 1st Annual Reinvent South Stockton Summit from 10AM to 3PM at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds.

Be ready to brainstorm with other experts and community leaders on safety, education, housing, job creation, and health.

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San Joaquin County Fairgrounds
1658 S Airport Way, 95206
Reinvent South Stockton
April 25, 2015 9:00AM Department: Community Services
Category: Instructional Classes
Babysitter Complete Course

Need a refresher on how to care for children or deal with a sick kid emergency? Or how about some helpful tips on entertaining kids until their parents get home?

This course covers it all... Plus, course certificate and CPR/Pediatric First Aid card available upon successful completion.

More details in flyer link below.

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Babysitter Complete Course Flyer

Life First Training Center
3422 W. Hammer Lane, Suite F
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7350
April 26, 2015 10:00AM Department: Community
Category: Festival
Earth Day Festival for Stockton and San Joaquin County

Join us at this year’s festival on Sunday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Victory Park (behind the Haggin Museum in Stockton.)

The theme “Bee Aware will be the focus of interactive booths, demos, displays, and exhibits. Local schools and environmental organizations will teach how to better take care of our Earth with a variety of hands-on activities.

Community agencies will help us live a healthier, positive life, and green businesses will assist attendees in making changes to their home and workplace.

Over 100 vendors will fill Victory Park, including some great food vendors.

Plus, join us for yoga in the park, local music and entertainment, and fun learning activities like Passport Earth. A fun day for kids and families.

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Victory Park
1001 N Pershing Ave
Matt Beckwith