December 11, 2013
Holiday Mixer: Come join the Chamber on Dec 19 at Dishes, on Reservation Road. The mixer will start at 5:30pm and end at 7:30pm. More information on this event will be provided next week.
Come join our Holiday Sing-Along
Marina, CA The Friends of the Marina Library will host a Holiday Sing-Along on Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Marina Library, 190 Seaside Circle, Marina, CA in the Community Room.
This free singing get-together will be led by the Marina High School Chorus and its conductor, Maria Carney. Last year, this chorus participated in the Anaheim Heritage Performance Festival, placing in 3rd place against singers from schools all over the United States. Here's a chance to see your neighbors, sing some traditional songs, and enjoy the talent from Marina High School. Music, lyrics and light refreshments will be provided.
The Friends of the Marina Library monthly used book sale also will take place on December 14th in the library lobby from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The event is free, but donations are accepted. If you would like to learn more about The Friends of the Marina Library, please visit our website at: http://www.FriendsoftheMarinaLibrary.org.
The Friends of the Marina Library is a non-profit organization that provides advocacy, funding, and volunteer resources to support the Marina Library in order to meet the needs of our community.
SpectorDance Holiday Performance & Auction:
Friday & Saturday December 13 & 14 at 7 pm
Saturday & Sunday December 14 &15 at 2 pm
3343 Paul Davis Drive in Marina, CA
SpectorDance is the place to celebrate the holidays with family and friends. The performance will bring together our littlest dancers with our youth company, showcasing both the joy and the power of dance. The Silent Auction will feature Disneyland tickets, San Francisco & Smuin Ballet Tickets, original art, gift baskets, jewelry, golf, various spa services, yoga classes, restaurants, and more! Make the SpectorDance Holiday Performance & Auction a tradition.
Children 12 & under & seniors 65+ $15
Early Bird Specials:
(tickets purchased by december 8, 2013)
Children 12 & under & seniors 65+ $12
Saturday 2:00 p.m. - Teacher Appreciation
Thank you to all teachers - elementary through high school....
Purchase one ticket at the door, get the second free!
Tickets available by calling 831-384-1050 or online at www.brownpapertickets.com
Pinnacles Partnership Day of Giving
Pinnacles Partnership, a 501c3 non-profit Friends Group supporting Pinnacles National Park, announces its annual fundraising drive. Donations through the Birdies for Charity program made between now and February 28 will be increased with a 20% match from the Monterey Peninsula Foundation. Donate on Giving Tuesday, December 3, to help Pinnacles Partnership win a $1,000 bonus from the Monterey Peninsula Foundation. For more information and a link to Birdies for Charity, visit our website at www.PinnaclesPartnership.org.
After a quiet period, Pinnacles Partnership is again ready to support programs and projects at Pinnacles National Park. Funds raised during this fundraising drive will support education, resource stewardship, and enhanced visitor experiences at Pinnacles National Park. Some of the programs we currently fund include Camp Pinnacles for elementary school children, enhancements to the Condor Recovery Program, supplies for the Sister School and Sister Park programs, youth employment programs, events to help eradicate non-native plants, and the restoration of the Bear Valley School historic structure.
Pinnacles Partnership is a collaborative effort between area citizens and National Park Service staff. Birdies for Charity is a program coordinated by Monterey Peninsula Foundation to assist non-profits in raising money through the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
Fort Ord Dunes Photography Workshops - Saturdays, January 11 & 25, 1-6 pm. Photograph the sunset over Monterey Bay and Peninsula, windswept dune textures, wildflowers and wildlife. Explore the beach, dunes and trails of the new Fort Ord Dunes State Park all for the low price of $155.00. All skill levels, camera types, and ages welcome. Includes 5 hours of on-location instruction, and pre- and post-workshop phone meetings with instructor, Steve Zmak. Download the full brochure and application at www.stevezmak.com/workshops.
Celebrate 50 years with us! You are invited to join us on Sunday, January 12, 2014 for our 50th Anniversary Services. Please join Bishop Mark Holmerud of Sierra Pacific Synod, ELCA at Epiphany celebrates fity years as faith community and community service to Marina and Monterey County. Service time is at 10:00 am.
425 Carmel Ave.
Marina, CA 93933
Corner of Carmel Ave. & California Ave.
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