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Events in October

October 01, 2014 3:30PM Department: Municipal Utilities
Category: City Meetings
Water Advisory Group

Reports to Council Water Committee

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Where
Municipal Utilities Department
2500 Navy Dr., Stockton, CA 95206
Contact
Carolyn Avra
209-937-8751
www.stocktongov.com/mud
October 03, 2014 6:00PM Department: Community
Category: Fundraiser
15th Annual Lobster Dinner

An event to support Community Center for the Blind and Visually Impaireds specialized programs and services that enable people with vision loss to remain independent.

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Where
Waterloo Gun and Bocce Club
4343 North Ashley Lane, Stockton
Contact
Bonnie Hamma
209 466-3836
http:www.communitycenterfortheblind.org
October 03, 2014 8AM Department: City Manager
Category: Office Closure
City Offices Closed

City offices are open 7:30a - 5:30p, Monday through Thursday and closed every other Friday. Open Friday hours are 8a - 5p.

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Where
City of Stockton
All City offices
Contact
Connie Cochran
(209) 937-8212
October 03, 2014 1:00PM Department: Community Services
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Classic Movie Fridays at Oak Park Senior Center

Oak Park Senior Center presents Classic Movie Fridays (1st and 4th Friday of every month) at 1:00 p.m.

Showing this week: Nosferatu.

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Where
Oak Park Senior Center
730 E. Fulton Street
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7777
www.stocktongov.com
October 04, 2014 12:00AM Department: Community
Category: Festival
Celebrate Stockton Is Magnificent

Celebrate all the positive aspects of our great city on October 4 from noon to 3 PM at Victory Park. In its fourth year, this celebration provides two stages of local entertainment, local artists displaying talent, and over 100 nonprofit booths with information on the services they offer to the community.

The event kicks off with a children's parade and ends with a color ceremony hosted by the San Joaquin Pride Center.

The Haggin Museum will host history exhibits and local authors, with free entry to the museum during the event.

Look for Art Alley, Ag Alley, Sports Alley and Education Alley, as well as local recreation demonstrations and a food truck frenzy.

Join other proud Stocktonians in a free, family friendly celebration on the first Saturday in October. To learn more, visit www.StocktonMagnificent.com.

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Where
Victory Park
Pershing Avenue at Argonne and Picardy Drive
Contact
Denise Jefferson
209-244-6223
www.StocktonMagnificent.com
October 04, 2014 2:00PM Department: Community
Category: Festival
Stocktoberfest

Ages 21 only

Keg lifting competitions, craft beers on tap, sausages, home brews, chicken dance dance-offs and, of course, beer stein holding competitions, Stocktoberfest 2014 is not to be missed! Modeled after a German Octoberfest with a Stockton twist, Stocktoberfest seating is outdoors on the waterfront with long tables, wooden benches and BIG glass steins.

*Proceeds from ticket sales benefit the improvement of Downtown Stockton.

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Where
Waterfront Warehouse
445 West Weber Avenue, Stockton, Ca 95211
Contact
Downtown Stockton Alliance
209-464-5246
downtownstockton.org
October 04, 2014 10:00AM Department: Community Services
Category: Instructional Classes
Beginning Ballet

Your child (ages 6-12) can learn the beginning steps of ballet from the talented Beverly Burke Baker.

Course includes 4 classes per session for a $35 fee.

Classes are Saturdays from 10-11 a.m.

Upcoming Class Schedule: October 4, 11, 18, and 25.

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Where
Arnold Rue Community Center
5758 Lorraine Avenue
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7350
www.stocktongov.com
October 04, 2014 9:15AM Department: Community Services
Category: Instructional Classes
Pre-School Dance

Children (ages 3-5) will learn beginning dance steps – including ballet, tap, and jazz.

Course includes 4 classes per session for a fee of $35. Classes are Saturdays 9:15-10 a.m. or 8:30-9:15 (only if 9:15 class is FULL).

Instruction is provided by Beverly Burke-Baker.

Upcoming Class Schedule: October 4, 11, 18, 25

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Where
Arnold Rue Community Center
5758 Lorraine Avenue
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7350
www.stocktongov.com/classes
October 07, 2014 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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Where
City Hall
425 N. El Dorado Street, 2nd floor
Contact
City Manager's Office
(209) 937-8212
www.stocktongov.com/councilmeetings
October 07, 2014 4:00PM Department: Community Services
Category: Instructional Classes
The Learning Game Tutors

Your school-age child (ages 6-18) can have better grades with help from The Learning Game Tutors. Every student enrolling in this program is evaluated, then special lesson plans are created to meet individual needs.

Subjects include math, reading, and writing skills.

Course includes 8 classes per session for a fee of $124. Classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4, 5, or 6 p.m.

Upcoming Class Schedule: October 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, and 30. Instruction provided by Erin Chester-Bradt.

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The Learning Game Tutors

Where
Quail Lakes Baptist Church
www.stocktongov.com
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7350
www.stocktongov.com
October 08, 2014 10:00AM Department: City Council
Category: Workshop
Coffee with Councilmember Burgos Medina

Councilmember Dyane Burgos Medina, District 5, will be at Jesus Mountain Coffee Company at 224 E. Miner Ave. on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, from 10–11 a.m.

Members of the community are welcome and encouraged to drop-in for one-on-one discussions with Councilmember Burgos Medina, who is fluent in Spanish.

Coffee with Councilmember Burgos Medina is planned for the first Wednesday of each month at local coffee places.

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Where
Jesus Mountain Coffee Company
224 E. Miner Ave.
Contact
Florence Low
(209) 937-8244
www.stocktongov.com/district5
October 08, 2014 12:00PM Department: Municipal Utilities
Category: City Meetings
Council Water Committee

Oversight Committe to the Water Advisory Group.

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Where
City Hall, EDD Conference Room
425 N. El Dorado Street, 3rd Floor, Stockton, CA 95202
Contact
Carolyn Avra
209-937-8751
www.stocktongov.com/mud
October 09, 2014 3:15PM Department: Community Services
Category: Instructional Classes
Gymnastics Level 1

Students (ages 5-7) learn beginning tumbling skills, balance beam games, stretching and beginning vault. Tumbling skills will focus on front, backward rolls, and cartwheels. A social and fun class!

Course includes 4 classes per session for a fee of $40. Classes are Thursdays 3:15-4 p.m. or 4-4:45 p.m.

Instruction provided by Nancy Healy.

Pre-registration required.

Upcoming Class Schedule: October 9, 16, 23, 30

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Where
Seifert Community Center
128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7350
www.stocktongov.com/classes
October 10, 2014 5:30PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Spooktacular Movie Night

This is the big culmination of the summer-long Movies at the Point series. Gates of Weber Point open at 5:30 pm feature film, Haunted Mansion, begins at dusk.

Look for other kid-friendly activities including a Spooktacular coloring contest, costume trick-or-treat parade, face painting, photo fun, concessions, and more!

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Where
Weber Point event center
221 North Center
Contact
Jackie Garcia
(209) 937-8119
www.stocktongov.com
October 13, 2014 7:30AM Department: City Manager
Category: Holiday
Columbus Day - City offices closed

City offices closed in recognition of Columbus Day

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Where
City offices
All City offices
Contact
Connie Cochran
(209) 937-8212
October 14, 2014 4:00PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
San Joaquin County Middle School Honor Choir - Open Auditions

Live auditions for the 2015 Middle School Honor Choir will be held during October, with two locations in Stockton. Students can audition at any location.

Auditions sponsored by the San Joaquin County Office of Education in partnership with the San Joaquin County Music Educators Association and Delta College Music Department.

Audition piece is America, My Country Tis of Thee.

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Where
Sierra Midddle School Linden High San Joaquin County Office of Education (Greenwood 1)
6776 Alexandria Place (Linden High) 2707 Transworld Drive (SJCOE)
Contact
Sandra Wendell
(209) 468-4973
October 15, 2014 12:00PM Department: Community Services
Category: Other
Sly Fox Senior Trip - Silver Legacy Casino

Join the fun with the Sly Foxes travel group. Enjoy a day trip to the Silver Legacy Casino for only $34, per person in return you will receive $10 Slot Play and $5 Food credit. For reservations call the Oak Park Senior Center, Sly Fox Desk at (209)937-7749.

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Where
Silver Legacy Casino
407 N. Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89501
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209)937-7749
www.stocktongov.com
October 17, 2014 8AM Department: City Manager
Category: Office Closure
City Offices Closed

City offices are open 7:30a - 5:30p, Monday through Thursday and closed every other Friday. Open Friday hours are 8a - 5p.

Related Document(s):

Where
City of Stockton
All City offices
Contact
Connie Cochran
(209) 937-8212
October 18, 2014 11:00AM Department: Community
Category: Fundraiser
Think Pink Annual Fundraiser

Think Pink is preparing for our third annual fundraiser on October 18, 2014, at Kelly’s Closet at 526 W. Ben Holt Drive in Stockton.

Each year's success has us working even harder to surpass the previous year's efforts.

Our goal is to raise $1,000.00 for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Fund. All monies raised at this event from the raffle and silent auction will be donated to the Fund.

Stop by and enjoy vendors like Plexus Slim, Pure Romance, and more. We will also have food, music, and a great raffle.

If you would like to be a vendor for this even,t contact Rhonda Allen at rallen@pak-master.com or call 209466-2996.

We appreciate any donations toward our raffle prizes and silent auction.

Thank you for your consideration.

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Where
Kelly's Closet
526 W. Ben Holt Dr., Stockton CA 95207
Contact
Rhonda Allen
209-466-2996
October 18, 2014 5:30PM Department: Community Services
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Stockton Arts Commission 37th Annual Arts Awards

Please join us for the Stockton Arts Commission 37th Annual Arts Awards Gala at the Stockton Civic Memorial Auditorium, Saturday, October 18, 2014.

Reception begins at 5:30p and program starts at 6:30p. Admission is $40 per ticket which includes hours d’oeuvres, wine, entertainment, and more. Tickets available on line at sacrawards2014.eventbrite.com.

This event is made possible through the support of the City of Stockton and the generous support of sponsors. Advertising and sponsorship opportunities are still available.

See list of honorees in News Release link below.

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Stockton Arts Commission News Release

Where
Stockton Civic Memorial Auditorium
525 N Center St, Stockton, CA 95202
Contact
Debra Hyman
debrahyman@yahoo.com
sacrawards2014.eventbrite.com
October 19, 2014 3:00PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
US Air Force Band of the Golden West

The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West Concert Band is soaring into Stockton for a free concert at Delta College’s Atherton Auditorium (5151 Pacific Avenue) at 3pm Sunday October 19th 2014.

Although the concert is free, tickets are required and are available at the Delta Center for the Arts Box Office. Or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: DCA Box Office Air Force Tickets, 5151 Pacific Ave. Stockton CA. 95207.

Limit of 6 tickets per customer. Non-ticket holders will be admitted 15 minutes prior to downbeat if seats are still available. For more information call 209-954-5110.

Led by Commander and Conductor, Captain Dustin Doyle, this group of 50 professional Airman-musicians from Travis Air Force Base support the global Air Force mission and are a must-see!

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Where
San Joaquin Delta College Atherton Auditorium
5151 Pacific Avenue, Stockton CA 95207
Contact
MSgt Jon Linker
707-424-0158
www.bandofthegoldenwest.af.mil
October 21, 2014 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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Where
City Hall
425 N. El Dorado Street, 2nd floor
Contact
City Manager's Office
(209) 937-8212
www.stocktongov.com/councilmeetings
October 24, 2014 1:00PM Department: Community Services
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Classic Movie Fridays at Oak Park Senior Center

Oak Park Senior Center presents Classic Movie Fridays (1st and 4th Friday of every month) at 1:00 p.m.

Showing this week: The Bride of Frankenstein.

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Where
Oak Park Senior Center
730 E. Fulton Street
Contact
Program Coordinator
(209) 937-7777
www.stocktongov.com
October 25, 2014 2:30PM Department: Community
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Adorationss 6th Annual Praise Dance Concert

Adorations presents a must-see, praise dance concert every fall to showcase youth and young adult talents. Family, friends, and the community are invited to join in at this fall concert.

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Where
San Joaquin Delta College
5151 Pacific Ave, Stockton, Ca
Contact
Hersha Perry
209-513-1285
aadorationdanceministries.com
October 31, 2014 8AM Department: City Manager
Category: Office Closure
City Offices Closed

City offices are open 7:30a - 5:30p, Monday through Thursday and closed every other Friday. Open Friday hours are 8a - 5p.

Related Document(s):

Where
City of Stockton
All City offices
Contact
Connie Cochran
(209) 937-8212