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Hearts for Hart: A Fundraiser for Brian Hart

at Haut Surf Shop Lot

Our friend and neighbor, Brian Hart, was tragically injured in July in a surfing accident at Steamer Lane. As he is the sole provider for his family, …

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Kidrageous Golden Carnival

at Watsonville City Plaza

The 20th Annual Kidrageous Golden Carnival at the Watsonville City Plaza is an amazing day of fun for your entire family. Carnival fun fills the day w…

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Santa.Cruz.Family.Room 9/23: Tye Dye Dragonfly ~ Ages 7 and up non-alcohol event

at The Painted Cork Art Studio

Join us in our Family Room for a FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT! PLEASE NOTE: This class is for ages 7 to adult ~ This is a non-alcoholic event ONLY $35! No ex…

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  • Music and Arts Festival Redwood Mountain Faire Returns June 2 & 3

    [Sponsored Post] The Redwood Mountain Faire is a remarkable music and arts festival in the Santa Cruz Mountains, an easy drive from anywhere in the Bay Area. The 9th annual festival features 22 bands on two stages, juried fine arts and crafts, great children’s activities, local microbrews, Santa Cruz Mountain wines and ciders, great food —…

  • Santa Cruz Resident Patrick Perez Rides for AIDS/LifeCycle

    When I told people I was riding my bicycle 545 miles for a charity, most people responded with “that’s crazy” or some similar sentiment. And they were right; it takes a certain amount of insanity to devote every weekend for about half a year to train and ride and become a cyclist for AIDS/LifeCycle. AIDS/LifeCycle…

  • UCSC’s Brain, Mind, and Consciousness Society Opens Art Show at Felix Kulpa Gallery

    If the name Felix Kulpa Gallery & Sculpture Garden doesn’t quite ring familiar, the sight of it might. A tall chainlink fence surrounding a white gravel yard, industrial objects strewn about and an unassuming building squatting in the back—it could almost pass for a junkyard if not for its prime downtown location. But get a…

  • How to Savor the Strangeness of Succulents

    Succulent. The name says a lot.  But it doesn’t reveal everything about these wildly compelling botanicals that surrender to even the least-green thumb. Thick-skinned and juicy, these intriguing plants sit somewhere on the sliding botanical scale between dry, spiky cacti and delicate leaf-bearing flora. Succulents love to preserve moisture deep inside their curious, pliant bodies.…

  • Preview: Sylvia Grape to Play Two Nights in Santa Cruz

    When Sylvia Grape’s “dear Ma” grounded her for five months in high school, she had no idea it would lead to a profession as a singer-songwriter. The old guitar lying around the house took on a certain sparkle. “I just picked it up and started fiddling with it,” Grape says. She’d found a companion in…

  • Garden-Inspired Home Fermentation

    One Saturday, when the chill had not quite worn off the morning and it was still likely that rain might ruin the weekend, my boyfriend Mike and I started planning what to plant in our garden. He’s the one with all of the know-how and experience, so I just put in requests. We knew he…

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