Here is information on some of the events and programs in our community. NOTE: Community Posts are not sponsored by or affiliated with the SCSD. (Most recent listed first.)
Stanford Children’s Hospital Food Allergy Boot Camp
Stanford Children’s Hospital is hosting a Food Allergy Boot Camp on February 28, 2018 at 6:30 PM. The 2 hour course will cover the following topics: Food allergies 101, preventing food allergies, diagnosing food allergies, food allergy anaphylaxis, managing food allergies, and future development.
Sing & Dance In February Camp
What will your kids be doing during their February Break? How about singing, dancing & acting with San Carlos Children's Theater? Our full-day Musical Theater camp for ages 6-13 gives kids of all experience levels a chance to shine. Campers engage in exciting theater activities designed to boost creativity, build confidence, & promote teamwork. The fun includes crazy games, stories, singing, dancing, improv and a final-day performance for families. Details: https://www.sancarloschildrenstheater.com
Free Movie & Game Night
San Carlos Children's Theater invites you and your family to a FREE night of Polynesian fun featuring games and an interactive screening of the Disney hit MOANA on Saturday, February 24 at 6 pm. Pre-show activities will include games and crafts. Movie screening will feature crazy fun for kids and lots of laughs. Activities begin at 6 pm, movie at 6:45 pm in Mustang Hall, 828 Chestnut St., San Carlos. No advance tickets required. Donations appreciated.
Drumline Round TWO at Tierra Linda starting soon!
In partnership with SMART-E, Murphy Music Camps is getting close to starting the second session of the Drumline offered at Tierra Linda M.S. on Friday afternoons from 3:30-5:00. Now that the kids have experienced all the different instruments in the drumline, we will be playing a show that is specially designed for this type of group. The session dates are Friday February 9th through Friday May 4th (2/9, 2/16, 3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/27, 5/4)). REGISTER at www.murphymusiccamps.com.
Have Fun On Stage
Imaginations soar in after-school classes with San Carlos Children's Theater. Filled with laughs and fun, SCCT's performance-based classes help kids of all skill levels build valuable communication and presentation skills that will last a lifetime. You'll see your child blossom this winter as they perform in one of our mixed-up fairytale classes or Broadway's Rising Stars musical theater groups. Classes for ages 5-14 begin late January. Get info: www.SanCarlosChildrensTheater.com.
Certificated Substitutes Needed!
The San Carlos School District is actively seeking Certificated Substitutes. If you enjoy volunteering for our schools or contributing to our community, please consider applying to become a certificated substitute for our District. Schedules are flexible and you select the dates you wish to work!
Other Community News
Note: Community Posts are not sponsored by or affiliated with the SCSD.
Meet Author, Jen Wang
Jen Wang's newest book is The Prince and the Dressmaker. She is the creator of Koko Be Good and the graphic novel In Real Life, and adaptation of For the Win. Join us for this author talk at San Carlos Library on Saturday, February 24th from 2pm-3pm.
This author talk is a Peninsula Libraries Comic Art Festival event.
President’s Week Art Camp
President's Week Art Camp is February 19 - 23 at Create Mix and Mingle!
Create Mix and Mingle in San Mateo - an Art studio where kids unleash their creative sides during relaxed art camp & classes. Kids in K-8 grade can enjoy painting and mixed-media classes & camps that help budding artists improve and learn. Register at https://createmixandmingle.com/kids-art-camps or call 650-434-2781
Presidents Week Tennis Camp!
Join us for another amazing weeklong tennis camp. The weather looks great and your child will have a great time.
Location: 300 Phelps Road, San Carlos,94070
Times: 9am-12:30pm Feb 19-23
Please bring water, snacks, and racquet. We do provide racquets if you dont have one. For more info to sign up, please go to www.svtennisacademy.com >(top right) sign up for class icon > under season/session click "Speciality/Holiday Camps"
More info call 650-519-5505 email@example.com
Outdoor Adventures for Boys over 10½ 7:30pm-9pm
Open House -- Monday February 12th @ Tierra Linda
Through an exciting program of hiking, biking, camping, skiing, kayaking, mystery trips, community service, and high adventure summer camps, boys learn teamwork, leadership, and vital skills for life and outdoor survival, as well as how to lead others through positive and respectful guidance - along with having FUN.
And we love to build stuff - Visit our troop Monday night!
More details on our Website: belmont301.mytroop.us. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Peninsula Humane Society Art Contest
Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA 2018 Be Kind To Animals Week Art Contest
In honor of Be Kind to Animals Week (May 6th - May 12th), Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA's Humane Education Department is hosting an art contest! Open to San Mateo County students in grades 1-12, we're asking students to create artwork showing how to treat ALL animals with kindness, compassion & respect.
Please contact Tanya Nori at 650-340-7022x308 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Camp for the Presidents’ Week
Do you need a great kid's camp for the Presidents' Week Vacation-- February 20th-23rd?
The popular San Carlos-Belmont After School program known as "After School" provides LICENSED childcare on site daily at all elementary campuses & runs holiday & summer camps which are open to all. We have themed weeks which feature STEM, Art, Sports, Cooking, Games & Creative Play for School-Aged kids (ages 4&1/2-11).
To sign up for the February 20th-23rd session at our Arundel or Heather sites, please visit our website at:
http://afterschoolkids.net or call 593-0707.
Hiller Aviation Museum – Airport Runway Run
The second annual 2k/5k/10k Airport Runway Run will be held April 22, 2018, benefiting the Hiller Aviation Museum. The kids/family 2K takes place nearly entirely on the airport runway. All entrants receive a t-shirt and admission to the Museum for the day. Post-race fair includes a bounce house. For more information and to register, visit https://www.hiller.org/event/airport-runway-run/
Palo Alto Youth Volleyball League
Registration for the US Youth Volleyball League Spring 2018 Season is open! Practices take place at Palo Alto's Mitchell Park on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Use coupon code ES18 for $20 off your registration until February 15, 2018. For more information visit us online at www.usyvl.org or you can reach us toll free at 1-888-988-7985. Volleyball Starts Here!
Private Piano Instruction
My name is Susan Jackson and I am a credentialed Music Teacher in California. I am offering Piano Lessons, theory and general music lessons to all ages and abilities (including beginners). I have more than 20 years experience and I am interested in offering lessons after school and during the summer, weekends included. I currently have openings and am available to teach. Please refer to my website for more information. www.susanjacksonpianoinstruction.com
Nazareth Ice Oasis San Mateo is now open!
- Public Skating: Sessions every day from 3 to 5 PM
- Figure Skating: Intro to Advanced Level Classes for all ages!
Group & Private Lessons to fit every skill level from professional instructors
New Sessions Starting! January 6th, Saturdays and January 9th, Tuesdays
- Youth Hockey: Intro Classes, In-House Hockey, Travel Teams and Youth League
- Special Events: Birthday Parties, Private and Corporate Events
Golden State Taekwondo – 2 for 1 Offer
Golden State Taekwondo is one of the oldest and most respected martial arts schools in the San Francisco Bay Area. We have trained thousands of children and adults over the years, building character, strength and fostering community. In celebration of the opening our new location in San Mateo, we are offering a limited time 2 for 1 special. Click HERE to find out more about the special. Click HERE for our website.
Year-round Club-level Soccer Training for Kids aged 3-9
“The Bay area’s #1 Youth Soccer Development Program for 3-9 year olds” - For More Information http://forcenorth.com
- Open Registration: Every Child is Welcome
- Develops coordination, motor skills and agility applicable to all sports
- Soccer Specific technical development
- Provides training to later play in competitive leagues
Ragazzi Boys Chorus Auditions Now!
Love to Sing? Ragazzi Boys Chorus, a CBS News ‘best choir of the Peninsula,' will teach your boy to sing! Schedule your 7-10 year old boy for a fun group audition. No prior experience or preparation needed to try out. Boys start slow, then grow. Ragazzi’s opportunities include singing the National Anthem at a San Francisco Giants game, Opera roles, collaborations with Stanford’s choruses and the San Francisco Symphony—and even world-wide touring! Appointments and more info: ragazzi.org/join-us/
Starting a San Carlos Engineering and Technology Club
Interested in being part of an engineering and technology club for San Carlos students? We will meet once a week and work in teams on robotics, aerospace, technology entrepreneurship programs, in partnership with the global STEM education nonprofit, Iridescent. Contact Tara@IridescentLearning.org
After School Music Classes with Hummingbird Music School!
Sign up for Kidz Love Soccer
Kids Love Soccer is designed especially for younger kids from 2-10 years of ages. We have 5 different levels according to their age. It's a non-competitive activity where we use imaginative games which allow kids to learn soccer skills and build their confidence in a fun and energetic environment. In this way, KLS is a physical activity and also helps kids develop their social skills and personal character. We use a proven curriculum that we been teaching for 30 years. Call 1-888-277-9542.
Kids Act, Sing, Dance, Play
Hello we are a brand new musical theatre dance studio located at 1101 Laurel St. in San Carlos. We celebrate and train your budding musical theater artist! We offer performing arts training for preschool through college aged students, along with a wide variety of dance classes, birthday parties, playgroups, & special events. Registration for our school year classes is now open at http://broadwaybabiesandkids.com/home.html. Looking forward to dancing and singing with you all.
Music Lessons with MidPeninsula Music Academy
MidPeninsula Music Academy - Creating a Community of Musical Learning and Sharing
We offer private lessons on Violin, Viola, Cello, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Voice, Guitar (classical and pop/rock), ukulele, Piano, and Songwriting.
We offer multiple student recitals each year as well as faculty concerts throughout the community. Our faculty is all patient and kind teachers hoping to instill a love of music in all of their students!
We're located on Woodside Rd. in Redwood City
EFBA French Education in the Bay Area
EFBA is a WASC accredited part time school that offers French classes to French-native (francophone) and non-native (Anglophone) speakers in Heather school! The French courses are based on age and language level from K to 5th grade.
- Affordable prices starting at $1 990/year
- Small groups: 1 teacher for 7 students
- All year round: 81 hours | 27 weeks
- Class session: 1.5 hours | 2x a week
Learn more and sign up: https://efba.us