Santa Cruz Parkinson’s Meeting

When: Wednesday, February 6, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Where: Congregational Church of Soquel, 4951 Soquel Drive, Soquel, CA  95073

Details: The meeting will feature Carol Clupny, a Davis Phinney Foundation Ambassador and the author of the book,  The Ribbon of Road Ahead: One Woman’s Remarkable Journey with Parkinson’s Disease.  Join us for an inspirational visit with Carol on February 6th


Breakthrough for Men

When: February 3 and February 18, 6:45 -9:00 PM

Where: St. Phillips Episcopal Church, 5271 Scotts Valley Rd.

Details: Men interested in making 2020 a better year are invited to come

to a free, public “Intro Night”. Many Santa Cruz County men have said they’d like to be a better father, husband, partner or friend - but they’re just not sure where to start! However, thousands of men have been able to gain more deeply meaningful relationships and live happier lives, through the area’s

non-profit Breakthrough program.

Info: Learn more about Breakthrough and register for the intro night on the group’s website, For More info contact: Chris Fitz or

cell 831-261-2010

N. County Dems -Presidential Candidates Caucus

When: Tuesday, February 4, at 6:30 p.m.

Where: The event will be held in the upstairs meeting room at Bruno’s Bar & Grill located at 230 Mt. Hermon Road in Scotts Valley.

Details: Dinner and social hour will be from 5:30 to 6:30 and the caucus will begin at 6:30. The event is open to the public and all Bernie, Warren, Buttigieg, Klobuchar, Biden, Steyer, Yang and undecided voters

are encouraged to attend.

Tandy Beal's ArtSMart Family Concert Series

When: February 1, 2020 at 11 AM

Where: Downtown Santa Cruz

Details: Coventry & Kaluza’s fun, fast-paced music and circus show features hoops, harmonicas, plate spinning, juggling, comical characters and general zaniness! Plan a day out with your grandkids to bond over the magic of laughter and expose them to world-class circus artists!

Cost: Varies on number of people attending and age: Go to: Tickets at or


Registration Opens for CA State Parks-Led Backpacking Trips

When: Registration Open February 1, 2020, 9 AM

Details:2020 Backpacking Adventure Program. Single and multi-night Trips. Some examples are: Portola to Sea, Skyline to the Sea and more.

Info: Registration for a limited number of backpacking spots opens February 1, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. Participation is open to adults 18 or over and children ages 13 to 17 accompanied by a parent or guardian.For more information, visit, email, or call (831) 278-0195. 

SLVHS Annual Parents Night

When: February 5, 2020 at 6:30PM

Where: SLVHS, 7105 Hwy 9, Felton

Details: Come meet the counselors and administrators and learn all about our high school programs and other campus opportunities

Info: Jeannette Lange, SLVHS Secretary, 831-335-4721 X 216

Music Show at Togo’s Scotts Valley

When: Friday, February 7, from 5-8:00 PM

Where: Togos Scotts Valley, 266 Mt.  Herman Rd., Ste #N

Details: Multiple acts performing at Togo's featuring talented musicians from Scotts Valley High. Come support these young performers from the local community.

Cost – FREE to the public

Wireless Technology: Can It Harm You?

When: February 1, 1-3pm

Where: Scotts Valley Public Library

Details: Dr. Karl Maret, MD/Engineer, discusses health effects of wireless radiation from cell phones, towers, and antennas.  Free of charge.


SV Middle School Winter Fest

When: Saturday, February 1st, 2020, 6:30 -8:30 PM

Where: Four Points Sheraton, 5030 Scotts Valley Drive

Details: Wine & Beer Tasting, Teachers will be pouring! Hors D'oeuvres.  Performances by SVMS CHoir & Drama. Opportunity Raffle, Door Prizes

Info: call or txt 408-799-9262 for more info

Cost: $75/PP. Purchase tickets at: or SVMS front office

Candidates Forum

When: Thursday, February 6, 7-9:00 PM /The Doors open at 6:30; co-sponsors and candidates are invited to bring their literature to share.

Where: SLV High School Performing Arts Center, 7105 Hwy. 9, Felton

Details: Candidates for State Senate, State Assembly, and Judicial District will be taking part. The League of Women Voters is moderating; SLVHS Government Class students will be assisting. Forum co-sponsors include: League of Women Voters, SLV Rotary, Press Banner, Mountain Bulletin, KBCZ, Boulder Creek Business Association, and the Senior Citizens' Organization of the SLV.

Info: Refreshments will be available. Come early to meet the candidates!

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

When: Thursday, February 20, 2020 10:30 AM-12:00 PM

Where: Alzheimer’s Association 550 Water Street, Building L-2

Details: Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join us to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis; possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer's Association resources. For more information or to register, please call 800.272.3900 or email

Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County

When:  February 4, 2020   1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Where:  Santa Cruz Public Library, 224 Church St. Santa Cruz, Upstairs meeting room.

 Details: Guest Speaker, Norman Poitevin will be discussing "Historic East Twin Lakes."

Cost: Free

Do you have an interest in coins?  Santa Cruz Coin Club

When:  First Monday of the month, 7:00PM.

Where:  The Elk’s Lodge, 150 Jewell St., Santa Cruz, CA.

Details:  We meet once a month, except for July and August.

Topics for discussion include new and old business, and show and tell.

We also have an Auction, attendance prize, and Raffle. All are welcome.

Info: If you would like to be placed on our mailing list, call Bill, 8313354309

And leave a voice message, I do not text, or just come to the meeting.

Next meeting Monday February 3, 2020.

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