May 24, 2015

Slack Collective Open Mic, Second Fridays (Free – Donations appreciated)
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 Do you write poetry, tell jokes, make beats, rap, sing, or act? Then you don't wanna miss out! Sliding scale suggested donation. Limit 2 pieces per person, or one longer…

Next Black and White Center Open Mic: June 9
What the F@# is Cancer and Why Does Everyone Have It, May 18 ($10)
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Film will screen in Spanish May 17th and in English May 18 at Cameo Cinema in St. Helena.  Meet the director!

What the F@# is Cancer and Why Does Everyone …
Free books for Kids
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Each child or teen that attends may select 3 free, age appropriate books. Adults must be accompanied by a child or teen to attend this event.   This event will be…

Free books for Kids and Teens,  May 29
Family Fun Days at Napa Valley Museum, FREE
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Family Fun Days are a fantastic way to share great family moments and have a little fun, too!  The second Saturday of every month the Museum offers free admission all…

Free admission and Family Craft Activity at N…
Female Mentors sought for middle and high school girls in the Mariposa program
Posted 2 weeks ago

We are currently looking for creative community female leaders and professionals to provide guidance and
support to our next generation of women leaders!  For more information contact:  Johana G. Navarro
707.253.6806 or joguzman@napacoe.org.

Female Mentors sought for middle and high sch…
Visit the Toy Lending Library at CRC in Napa ( FREE)
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Come to Community Resources for Children’s Toy Library and check out toys to take home!
Mondays
1:00pm  - 6:00 pm
Tuesdays
1:00pm  - 6:00 pm
Fridays
11:00 a.m. – 1:30pm
 Now Open the First Saturday of Each…

Visit the Toy Lending Library on Mondays, Tue…
Freemuseumday.org – a Guide to San Francisco Freebies
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From freemuseumday.org:
"We are all about visiting museums and, like any opportunivore, we like to do it for free. We want people to know when that elusive free day is at…

Freemuseumday.org  and funcheapsf.com  guides…
RESOURCES FOR DROUGHT CONDITIONS from UC Master Gardeners
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RESOURCES FOR DROUGHT CONDITIONS
Home Gardeners and Grape Growers
Here in our Mediterranean microclimate we depend on winter rains to sustain gardens and vineyards.  The low rainfall of early 2013 and the…

RESOURCES FOR DROUGHT CONDITIONS from UC Mast…
Napa County Libraries Present
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 “Discover and Go” services are available for cardholders of all libraries throughout our county libraries in Calistoga, American Canyon,  Yountville, Napa Main Library and also St. Helena Public Library
 
Reserve and print…

Napa County Libraries Present “Discover & Go”…
Donation based, Saturday Yoga Class in Napa – You're Invited! No on Turned Away Due to Lack of Funds
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Here's to your Health!

These mixed level yoga classes for ages 12 and up include: * mindful breathing ~ poses for flexibility, strength & balance ~ inversions~ meditation .    Please…

Donation based, Saturday Yoga Class in Napa  …
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Somos Napa - We Are Napa is a bilingual website co-created by Napa Valley residents and organizations together.
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Free BMX Biking Time on Saturdays at Kennedy Park includes loaner bikes and helmets!

Community Track is a special time when anyone not yet involved in the sport of BMX can come to the track and ride for free! So come on out and try BMX at our track on any Saturday.  … [Read More...]

Open Mic Slack 2015

Next Black and White Center Open Mic: June 9

 Do you write poetry, tell jokes, make beats, rap, sing, or act? Then you don't wanna miss out! Sliding scale suggested donation. Limit 2 pieces per person, or one longer performance. We want … [Read More...]

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The 11th Annual Latina Women’s Conference, May 14 (Register now – conference is in Spanish)

Napa County Bi-National Health Alliance Presents:  The 11th Annual  Latina Women’s Conference Thursday May 14th, 2015 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Health evaluations from 8:00am to … [Read More...]

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What the F@# is Cancer and Why Does Everyone Have It, May 18 ($10)

Film will screen in Spanish May 17th and in English May 18 at Cameo Cinema in St. Helena.  Meet the director! … [Read More...]

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The Latinos in Napa History Project, May 20

Our team of student researchers at Napa Valley College has spent Spring semester visiting archives, examining original documents, collecting photographs and interviewing elders in the community, all … [Read More...]

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Free books for Kids and Teens, May 29

Each child or teen that attends may select 3 free, age appropriate books. Adults must be accompanied by a child or teen to attend this event.   This event will be followed by a week long book sale … [Read More...]

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Free admission and Family Craft Activity at Napa Valley Museum on June 13

Family Fun Days are a fantastic way to share great family moments and have a little fun, too!  The second Saturday of every month the Museum offers free admission all day and an engaging activity at … [Read More...]

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Female Mentors sought for middle and high school girls in the Mariposa program

We are currently looking for creative community female leaders and professionals to provide guidance and support to our next generation of women leaders!  For more information contact:  Johana … [Read More...]

Toy LIbrary

Visit the Toy Lending Library on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, and one Saturday a month ( FREE)

  Come to Community Resources for Children’s Toy Library and check out toys to take home! Mondays 1:00pm  - 6:00 pm Tuesdays 1:00pm  - 6:00 pm Fridays 11:00 a.m. – 1:30pm  Now Open the … [Read More...]

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Master Gardeners’ Winter and Spring Workshops for the Home Gardener

  UC Master Gardeners of Napa County and the University Of California Cooperative Extension present: Workshops for the Home Gardener Workshops will provide University based … [Read More...]

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Technology Lab: Free help with your technology at the Napa Library on Wednesday Evenings

Have a question about technology? Bring your device or use ours. From tablets and phones to email and ebooks...we can help! All sessions are offered in English and Spanish each Wednesday from … [Read More...]

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Freemuseumday.org and funcheapsf.com guides to Bay Area Freebies

  From freemuseumday.org: "We are all about visiting museums and, like any opportunivore, we like to do it for free. We want people to know when that elusive free day is at the museum in your … [Read More...]

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RESOURCES FOR DROUGHT CONDITIONS from UC Master Gardeners

RESOURCES FOR DROUGHT CONDITIONS Home Gardeners and Grape Growers Here in our Mediterranean microclimate we depend on winter rains to sustain gardens and vineyards.  The low rainfall of early 2013 … [Read More...]

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Napa County Libraries Present “Discover & Go”, Free passes for Museums & Cultural Institutions

 “Discover and Go” services are available for cardholders of all libraries throughout our county libraries in Calistoga, American Canyon,  Yountville, Napa Main Library and also St. Helena … [Read More...]

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Donation based, Saturday Yoga Class in Napa – No one turned away!

  Here's to your Health! These mixed level yoga classes for ages 12 and up include: * mindful breathing ~ poses for flexibility, strength & balance ~ inversions~ meditation .    Please … [Read More...]

Cell Phones - Free, Assurance

Free Cell Phone and 250 free minutes per month for qualifying low income families

  To apply, read the instructions at assurancewireless.com / (website in Spanish . ) Federal Lifeline Assistance: Assurance Wireless is a federal Lifeline Assistance program brought … [Read More...]

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Affordable Zumba Exercise Classes in Napa County

Starting November 18th Clinic Ole will no longer be offering the regular Exercise Classes through Community Health Clinic Ole.  Please see the list below for other  options available in Napa … [Read More...]

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Make an appointment for a free, car seat safety check

  To make an appointment for a free child passenger seat installation, contact the following organizations:   Installations & Inspections (On-Site Only)   American … [Read More...]

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Sign up for Nixle (local emergency information) in English or Spanish (FREE)

Stay updated on winter storm warnings!  Several Napa County agencies are using  Nixle to keep the public informed of traffic advisories, public safety emergencies, crime trends, safety tips, as well … [Read More...]

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Free Parenting Classes in English and Spanish

From Napa Valley Adult Education: Are temper tantrums wearing you down? It’s time to regain control and set the stage for a healthy, loving family environment. We offer several popular parenting … [Read More...]

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Comcast offers internet services for $9.95 a month to low income households with children

If your child receives free or reduced price school lunches, you may qualify for Internet Essentials SM from Comcast.   Now you can connect to the Internet at home - for school, work, communicating … [Read More...]

Citizen Legal Services

Civics Class for the Citizenship Exam – Join Now! (FREE)

Are you interested in applying for U.S. citizenship? Do you need help with speaking, reading, writing in English? Do you need to prepare for the civics test? Join our citizenship classes today - … [Read More...]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the North Bay needs mentors – especially males

    We are in need of Volunteers to become mentors at our agency. We are in desperate need of Male mentors. Download and read the Become a Mentor Flyer  to learn more. … [Read More...]

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Footsteps to Brilliance – Parents of Preschoolers, get your Free Login for this program

The Napa County Office of Education (NCOE), in partnership with NapaLearns, is providing Footsteps2Brilliance, €”a FREE research-based literacy program for the teachers and parents of preschool age … [Read More...]

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Come to Napa City-County Library’s Study Center ( FREE )

  The Study Center is a FREE, supervised space where children and teens can work on their homework. Monday:  3:30-5:30pm Tuesday:  3:30-5:30pm Wednesday: 2:00-4:00pm Thursday: … [Read More...]

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Carolyn Parr Nature Center and Museum (Free Admission)

  Explore the habitats of local animals, solve puzzles, put together floor puzzles, dissect an owl pellet, find a book on nature or check out the critters in our pond and native plant … [Read More...]

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Volunteer Spanish Instructor for Citizenship Classes Sought

From Citizenship Legal Services:  We are looking for an instructor to teach the Spanish civics class. The classes are from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at McPherson Elementary School, 2670 Yajome Street, … [Read More...]

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Pills Piling Up? Don’t Put Them in the Toilet or in the Trash, Turn them In…

Protect your family and the environment. Turn in your prescriptions to one of three Clinic Ole locations or to the county's Hazardous Waste Collection Facility. … [Read More...]

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Opportunity to quit smoking for free

Our classes, which meet weekly, follow the American Lung Association Freedom From Smoking curriculum and are open to any member of the community. Our program might be able to provide nicotine patches … [Read More...]

Recycle-Guide

Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle Guide for Napa County, in English and Spanish (free)

Waste reduction, reuse, and recycling options for various materials are just a click away!  Remember, you can also look under “Recycling” in your Yellow Pages for the fullReduce, Reuse, & … [Read More...]

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Free Videos and Other Resources at Nutrition.Gov in English and Spanish

Enjoy videos,  printed  materials, other resources are available at Nutrition.gov.   Click the links below for information in English or click here for information in Spanish.   See also this … [Read More...]

Calistoga High School

Volunteer Mentoring Opportunity at Calistoga High School

LET’S MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY!!! My name is Daniel Almanza. I am an AmeriCorp CalPREP Fellow working at Calistoga High School setting up a mentoring program for the first time at … [Read More...]

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Muzzy available online through Napa County Libraries to Help Children Learn A Second Language, FREE

MUZZY Online is an animated, fun and free program designed to guide children on the journey to learning a new language - either Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese … [Read More...]

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Medication at a lower cost through Clinic Ole program with local pharmacies

  Did you know? Clinic Ole has a joint program with community pharmacies to offer medication access at a lower cost. We're planning to expand in the next month, to offer more access! Call … [Read More...]

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AALAS, A Group for Spanish Speaking Parents in the Napa Valley School District Meets on May 7

The mission of AALAS -- the Association for the Advancement Latino American Students (Asociación para la Educación de Estudiantes Latinos Americanos) -- is to increase the involvement of Spanish … [Read More...]

Earth Day 2015

Earth Day Napa, April 25 (free)

Earth Day Napa is a fun, free, and educational event for the entire family! Earth Day Napa offers a great opportunity to learn about earth-friendly topics: alternative energy, recycling, water … [Read More...]

Parents Can Mental Health

Program on Anxiety and Depression in Children, May 2 (Free)

    ParentsCAN invites you to join us for a free workshop conducted by mental health expert Dr. John Brentar, Adjunct Clinical Instructor at the Stanford University Department of … [Read More...]

Donation Drive

Silverado Middle School -Goodwill Fundraiser, April 19

Donate your items to Goodwill at the Silverado Middle School in Napa. Date: Sunday April 19th Time: 9am - 2pm Location Silverado Middle School 1133 Coombsville Road Napa CA Clean out your … [Read More...]

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Spring Fling – Free Festival for families, April 18

Free fun for the whole family at Kennedy Park,  brought to you by Napa Parks and Recreation. … [Read More...]

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Forum on raising the local minimum wage, April 9th

Progressive Women of Napa Valley is sponsoring a forum on April 9th, to start a community conversation about the economic impact of a local increase in the minimum wage.   The forum, which will be … [Read More...]

Dia de los Ninos 2015 Pueblo Vista

Día del Niño/Day of the Child Festival, April 25

Join us for a day of fun! Pueblo Vista Magnet School is hosting a festival to celebrate children and their families. We’ll have lots of games, prizes, tacos. When: Saturday April 25th, 2015 … [Read More...]

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Napa Single Parent Group, Next Session, May 12 (free)

This group meets at different locations on the 2nd Tuesday of the month.  Please contact nvsingleparents@gmail.com or 707-257-7278 for details.     … [Read More...]

Ode to the Farmworker

Ode to the Farmworker, April 17-19

"Ode to the Farmworker" is an art exhibition at the Black and White Center in downtown Napa featuring Bay Area artist Mark Martin. The three day arts and culture event will include an artists … [Read More...]

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Women’s Domestic Violence Workshop at Puertas Abiertas, April 15

Puertas Abiertas Community Resource Center  will host a confidential women's domestic violence workshop on Wednesday, April 15th from 6:00-8:00pm. Call to sign up. 224-1786. PUERTAS ABIERTAS, … [Read More...]

Citizen Legal Services

Citizenship Legal Services — Low Cost Legal Assistance — Next workshop, April 19

This  workshop provides low cost legal assistance in English and Spanish, by immigration attorneys, to those applying for citizenship.    We can help you with this very important and final step in … [Read More...]

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Under the Same Moon, April 15 (free)

  (2007) Winner ALMA Outstanding Spanish Language Motion Picture! A young Mexican boy travels to the U.S. to find his mother after his grandmother passes away. Come enjoy the film. … [Read More...]

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City of Napa jobs available – some are for teens

The City of Napa is currently accepting applications for the following part-time employment opportunities.  Some of these opportunities are for teens: Recreation Leader (Summer Camp) Program … [Read More...]

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Free Cycling Skills 101 Classes for adults and teens – Next Class Series starts April 24

 LEARN: To Respect the Law, Be Predictable, Be Visible, Think Ahead, Ride Ready, Be Courteous & Be Safe and Enjoy the Ride!  This course is a prerequisite to become an instructor through … [Read More...]

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Free flu vaccine at Napa County Public Health

Call (707) 253-4270 for a free appointment. Appointments available Mondays and Wednesdays Drop in (no appointment needed): Tuesdays 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Thursdays 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Napa … [Read More...]

Cesar Chavez and Delores Huerta Day 2015

Cesar Chavez and Delores Huerta Day in downtown Napa, Sunday, March 29 (free)

  Please join us for the celebration and unveiling of the Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta statue.  Guest of honor: Dolores Huerta.   Enjoy marachis, ballet folklorico, food vendors and wine … [Read More...]

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La Strada dell’ Arte Street Art Festival, May 2 (free)

      Saturday, May 2, 10 am – 4 pm Art, Food, Live Music, Free Admission New Technology High School 920 Yount Street Between Main & Yajome Community artists and … [Read More...]

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Bilingual, Family Biking Workshop at Napa Library on March 8 (free)

Learn to ride on the road with your children Practice useful safety skills Discover the joy of a family bike ride Sign up your kids for the Family Biking Workshop on Sunday, March 8:00 am from 10 … [Read More...]

Human Trafficking

Informational Conference: Human Trafficking is Modern Slavery, March 13 (free)

Napa is not immune to Human Trafficking A recent Santa Rosa sting found 75 Napa residents attempting to solicit the services of a minor Victims are groomed (manipulated) as early as age 9 The … [Read More...]

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Bilingual Storytime at John F. Kennedy Library in Vallejo

Bilingual storytime in English and Spanish for children of all ages and their caregivers followed by a free craft. Families are invited to join us at each Thursday at 4:30 at the John F. Kennedy … [Read More...]

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Napa County Hispanic Network Scholarship Applications Available – Turn in by February 20

  Napa County Hispanic Network is now accepting applications for its annual student scholarship program!  The application is due February 20, 2015.  Details … [Read More...]

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Cash for College Workshop helps Families Complete Financial Aid Applications on February 21

High School seniors are encouraged to attend FREE Cash for College workshops with their parents and apply for financial aid. Workshops are available January 12, 2015 through February 21, … [Read More...]

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Coping with a Picky Eater, February 25 (free)

    Nutrition Educator and Registered Dietitian,  Kathy DeMaggio, RD, CDE, will provide practical solutions to childhood feeding challenges This class will discuss: What is … [Read More...]

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Schedule appointments now to meet with the Mobile Mexican Consulate when they come to Napa on February 21

The Mexican Consulate will come to Napa on Saturday February 21 to Napa Valley College. Mexican immigrants may receive assistance with Passports and matricula cards, the official consulate ID … [Read More...]

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The Clean Bin Project Movie, February 25 (kids 12 and under are free)

Is it possible to live completely waste free? Filmmakers Jen and Grant go head to head in a competition to see who can produce the least garbage over the course of a year. Through interviews with … [Read More...]

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Dr. Seuss Family Fun and Literacy Night, February 27 (free)

A Dr. Seuss’s birthday celebration with story time, art, science, math, fun activities and more! Must pre-register for this FREE and fun family event, as limited space is available. To … [Read More...]