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Wednesday, Dec. 24



Christmas Eve service

in Boulder Creek

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Boulder Creek Methodist Church, 12855 Boulder St., in Boulder Creek

Details: A service of carols and readings with music by The Dulcimer Girls and jazz guitarist Bob Burnett.

Info: 338-6232



Christmas Eve services

in Felton

When: 7 and 10 p.m.

Where: Felton Presbyterian Church, 6090 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: Family service begins at 7 p.m.; candlelight service starts at 10 p.m.

Info: 335-6900



Christmas Eve events

at St. Philips

When: 7 and 10:30 p.m.

Where: St. Philips Episcopal Church, 5271 Scotts Valley Drive, in Scotts Valley

Details: Christmas Eve family service begins at 7 p.m.; carols begin at 10:30 p.m.; Christmas Mass starts at 11 p.m.

Info: 438-4360



Christmas Eve worship

at Gateway Bible Church

When: 4, 6 and 8 p.m.

Where: Gateway Bible Church, 5000 Granite Creek Road, in Scotts Valley

Info: 438-0646

Thursday, Dec. 25



‘The Amazing Colossal Toy Train Layout’ at Henry Cowell Redwoods

When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Mountain Parks Nature Store in Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, 101 Big Trees Park Road, in Felton

Details: See trains roll along tracks past dinosaurs, the North Pole, Thomas and Percy, a haunted mansion, movie scenes, amusement rides, space stations, super heroes and more.

Cost: Admission is free;

parking is $7

Info: 335-0782

Friday, Dec. 26



American Red Cross mobile blood drive

When: 1 to 6 p.m.

Where: Felton Community Hall, 6090 Taylor Hall, in Felton

Info: Call 800-GIVE-LIFE to schedule an appointment

Wednesday, Dec. 31



New Year’s Eve Bash

in Scotts Valley

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Community Center, 361 Kings Village Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Enjoy music, dancing, food and drinks during this benefit for Scotts Valley High School Falcon Club. Champagne toast at midnight, and semiformal dress is encouraged

Cost: $50

Info: svnewyears@gmail.com

Saturday and Sunday, Sat. 3 and 4



Carol in the Caves Twelfth Night show at Byington Winery

When: 2 p.m.

Where: 21850 Bear Creek Road, in Boulder Creek

Details: Celebrates the close of the Christmas season with age-old carols on ancient folkloric instruments

Cost: $40

Info: 707-224-4222

Thursday, Jan. 8



Acupuncture and migraines

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Felton Community Acupuncture, 6227 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: Learn how acupuncture can treat unique symptoms and prescribe a variety of self-care techniques to hasten the healing process.

Info: Jordan Schreiber, 335-9690

Sunday, Jan. 11



Poetry & Prints with Beth Benjamin and Sheila De Lany

When: 10 a.m. to noon

Where: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Details: This will be a lively reading and discussion on the visual aspects of writing and the creative process. Bring a bag lunch and stay for conversation.

Cost: $2

Info: 336-3513

Saturday, Jan. 17



Introduction to Girl Scouts dance party

When: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Felton Community Hall, 6191 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: All girls from the San Lorenzo Valley are invited to attend. The theme is “Girls just want to have fun!” Girls are encouraged to bring a friend and dress up to the theme.

Cost: $5

Info: Heidi Harris, 336-2516 or 4girlsdance@sbcglobal.net



Sunday, Jan. 18



Prints & Poetry with Julie Erreca and Anouk Johanna

When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Details: This is a monoprint/ and monotype workshop, and some selected works may be used on a group wall for exhibit.

Cost: $10

Info: 336-3513

Ongoing



‘Wrap it Up’ gift-wrapping services

When: Through Dec. 24

Where: Safeway Shopping Center, 253 Mt. Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Students will wrap your presents, and donations are accepted for the service. Proceeds will benefit SLV Grad Night.

Info: slvgradnight2009@gmail.com



Donate recyclables at SLV High School

When: Thursdays until Christmas from 7:30 to

11:30 a.m.

Where: SLV High School,

7101 Highway 9 in Felton

Details: The ASB Recycling Team is leading the effort to collect recyclables this holiday season. Drop off plastic and aluminum or glass bottles outside the counseling office. Proceeds will benefit Valley Churches United Missions.

Info: 335-4425



Ceramics on the Wheel classes

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays

Detail: Beginning to advanced levels; limited to five students

Where: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Info: 336-3513 or www.mountain

artcenter.org

SLV Community Band rehearsals

When: Thursdays from 7 to 9 p.m.

Where: San Lorenzo Valley High School band room, 7105 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: Dust off your band instruments and come try it out. Semester fee benefits SLV schools’ music programs.

Cost: $25 per semester

Info: Jon Christian, 335-3565



Tai chi classes

When: Mondays from 9:45 to 11 a.m.

Where: Highlands Park Senior Center, 8500 Highway 9, in Ben Lomond

Cost: $2 for members,

$4 for nonmembers

Info: 336-8900 or Bill Wright, 429-5004



Preschool story time at Felton Branch Library

When: 11 a.m. Thursdays

Where: Felton Branch Library, 6299 Gushee St., in Felton

Details: Stories, songs and crafts. For ages 3 to 6.

Info: 420-5339



Life drawing classes

When: 7 to 9:15 p.m. Tuesdays

Where: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St.,

in Ben Lomond

Details: Beginners and pros are welcome to drop in.

Cost: $8 members, $10 nonmembers

Info: 336-3513 or www.mountainartcenter.org



Picks ’n’ Pans book

discussions

When: 3:30 p.m. third Friday of each month

Where: Felton Branch Library, 6299 Gushee St., in Felton

Details: Open to fifth- through seventh-graders.

Info: 335-6330

Raku classes

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays

Where: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Details: Weather dependent, call a day in advance.

Info: Dale Bates, 345-7565



Ceramic classes for adults

When: 11 a.m. to

3 p.m. Wednesdays

Where: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Info: 336-3513 or www.mountainartcenter.org



Bridge players wanted

Details: Intermediate and advanced bridge players are in demand for ongoing groups in the San Lorenzo Valley. Groups meet depending on availability.

Info: Shelby Charette, 335-5956



Square dance classes

When: 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays

Where: German-American Hall, 230 Plymouth St., in Santa Cruz

Details: Go alone, take a partner or take a group.

Cost: $5

Info: 831-763-9825 or 408-353-4766



Preschool story time in Scotts Valley

When: 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays

Where: Scotts Valley Branch Library, 230-D Mt. Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Children ages 3 to 6, parents and caregivers are welcome.

Info: 420-5369



Story hour at Ben Lomond library

When: 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays

Where: Ben Lomond Community Library, 9525 Mill St., in Ben Lomond

Info: 336-2665



Toddler Time story time in Scotts Valley

When: 10:15 a.m. Thursdays

Where: Scotts Valley Branch Library, 230-D Mt. Hermon Road, in Scotts Valley

Details: Toddlers ages 12 months to 36 months; parents and caregivers are welcome. Info: 420-5369

‘Family Place’ program

When: 11 a.m., fourth Thursday of each month

Where: Felton Branch Library, 6299 Gushee St., in Felton

Details: Local child development specialists will be on hand for informal play time with young children and their parents/caregivers.

Info: 420-5339



Boulder Creek Library story time for preschoolers

When: 11 a.m. Wednesdays

Where: Boulder Creek Library, 13390 W. Park Ave., in Boulder Creek

Info: 420-5319

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