News and Views for Families in Santa Cruz

Upcoming Events
Jul
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9:00 am All Together Now! @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
All Together Now! @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Live Oak Family Resource Center. Share the joys and challenges of parenting as we grow and learn together. Drop-in classes in English for kids 0-5 years old. Recommended fee of $3-$7 for those able to pay. 1740 17th Ave. 476-7284.
9:00 am Latch Clinic @ Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St
Latch Clinic @ Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Ongoing Wednesdays. Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St. Receive personalized, one-on-one breastfeeding support from an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. A Baby Weigh® scale is also available.
9:30 am Coffee Talk and Crafts @ Big Basin State Park
Coffee Talk and Crafts @ Big Basin State Park
Jul 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Come to the Sempervirens Room next to park headquarters for free coffee or hot chocolate! This is a great way to start your day in Big Basin. Docents will be happy to answer your questions about the park and help get you going on the right trail. And bring the kids for a fun craft activity! Free event. Vehicle day-use fee is $10. For more information, call (831) 338-8883. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks.
10:00 am Preschool Adventures @ Sanctuary Exploration Center
Preschool Adventures @ Sanctuary Exploration Center
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Come enjoy weekly preschool adventures with ocean themed book readings, show-and-tell, and crafts! Perfect for kids aged 2-5.
10:00 am Ribbon Arts Guild @ Scotts Valley Library
Ribbon Arts Guild @ Scotts Valley Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join Roxanne Langan for ribbon work and hand sewing from 10:00am-1:00pn on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Scotts Valley Library. This program is sponsored by the Scotts Valley Friends of the Library. For more information, phone the library at 427-7712
10:30 am Genealogy Research Group @ La Selva Beach Library
Genealogy Research Group @ La Selva Beach Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Hands-on genealogy research. Bring your laptop and research. Experienced genealogists can help you find your way through the mountains of information available to you free through library databases and on the Internet. The Genealogy Research Group meets at the La Selva Beach Library the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:30a-12:00p
10:30 am Mini Mint Mamas Meet Up @ Mini Mint
Mini Mint Mamas Meet Up @ Mini Mint
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Mini Mint. Join us for a fun walking mom group! We will meet at Mini Mint then head out along East Cliff for a walk along the ocean with our babes. Join our community of Mamas and enjoy the sunshine! Free

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