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Local Events

Saturday, May 2
Santa Cruz Mountains survival hike with LGS Recreation, in the Los Trancos Open Space Preserve. For more information or to register, go to www.lgsrecreation.org. Click on Register and View Recreation Classes>Adult programs>Nature Trips.

Building Blocks Preschool’s Amazing Mountain Race. More information is at www.buildingblockscoop.org.

Sunday, May 3
The Monterey Bay Chapter of the American Rhododendron Society will host a tour of the rhododendron garden of Maury and Fran Sumner, located at the Monte Toyon Camp and Conference Center, 220 Cloister Lane, Aptos, beginning at noon.

The Los Gatos Community Concert series features young pianist Umi Garrett at the Los Gatos High School Theatre. Doors open at 2 p.m., concert starts at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 at the door, $20 for seniors, and $5 for students. Purchase tickets online at www.lgcca.org.

Saturday, May 9
MERC welcomes volunteers to act as clients at its annual shelter exercise at the Redwood Estates Pavilion, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  

Tuesday, May 12
Fifth-grade IB Exhibition at Lexington School, 19700 Old Santa Cruz Highway, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friday, May 15
LPEF’s fifth-annual “Fore the Kids” charity golf tournament will be at DeLaveaga Golf Course in Santa Cruz. Registration and more information is at www.lpef.org.

Saturday, May 16
Blessing of the Hot Rods. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christ Child Catholic Church, 23230 Summit Road. For information call Dick Wells, 408-315-7662.

12th annual Girls on the Run 5K. Race start, 8 a.m., Vasona Park, Los Gatos. Register at www.gotrsv.org.

Santa Cruz Mountains survival hike with LGS Recreation at Almaden Quicksilver County Park. For more information or to register, go to www.lgsrecreation.org. Click on Register and View Recreation Classes>Adult programs>Nature Trips.

Sunday, May 17
Mason-Taylor Ranch hosts a book discussion with Steve Sporleder, local historian and author of Hobo Ashes, at 2 p.m., at 22849 Summit Road.

Thursday, May 21
Opening reception for local artist Gordon Smedt’s show, “Can you Dig It?,” from 6 to 9 p.m., at the JCO Fine Art Gallery in Los Gatos, 455 N. Santa Cruz Avenue. Gordon’s work will be on display through June 21.

Sunday, May 24
Kite-and-rocket picnic at the Loma Prieta Playfield, from noon to 3 p.m. For information, call John Haak at 408-353-2302, or email MountainBible@gmail.com.

Saturday, May 30
Santa Cruz Mountains survival hike with LGS Recreation, at Calero County Park. For more information or to register, go to www.lgsrecreation.org. Click on Register and View Recreation Classes>Adult programs>Nature Trips.

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