May 14, Saturday, Waterfront birthday party for Congressman George Miller, Martinez waterfront, Martinez. Tickets start at $125 for one person. For more information, http://www.georgemillerforcongress.com/
May 15, Sunday, and every Sunday this summer, The Hot Club of Marin on The Baltic back deck, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. with Kit Eakle on violin, Dory Coller on guitar, Ken Brightman on guitar, and Joe Kyle on bass. Check out this mellow, positive and relaxing jazz virtuoso group.
May 19, Thursday, 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Free Tax Credit Seminar, Richmnond Civic Center multipurpose room, basement floor, 440 Civic Center Plaza.
May 19 (every third Thursday all summer and fall) Art Walk Point Richmond 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. participating galleries Refined By Fire, Guillermina Asian Art, Baltic Annex, The Art Lounge, Hydrangea, Point Richmond Art Collective, Arts of Point Richmond, and anyone else they can think of.
May 20, Ed Fund dinner fundraiser, Craneway Pavillion, Richmond. For more information, http://www.edfundwest.org/
Saturdays at 10 am: Angel Choir practice for school-age children and youth directed by Pastor Dan Damon at First United Methodist. Angel Choir performs at worship service on the first Sunday of every month during the school year. First Wednesday of the Month starting at 10:30 am, Point Richmond Community Center, Booster Club Second Wednesday of the month, Point Richmond Business Association lunch meeting at the Hotel Mac, noon. Dues $75 a year. Interesting speakers, and a chance to introduce yourself and tell a little about your business. Not quite the Commonwealth club level of speakers, but approaching. West Side Branch library hours are Monday 1:30 to 7 p.m.; Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesdays and Thursdays, 1 - 5 p.m.; Friday, Saturday, Sunday closed. Story time every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. SS Red Oak Victory, now docked at 1337 Canal Blvd., Berth 6A, Richmond, CA 94804, Ship Phone: 510-237-2933, PASSPORT STAMP STATION Open 10am - 3pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Some Sundays. All hours are subject to the availability of the volunteer staff as well as inclement weather. Please call before your visit: 510-237-2933 Small fee $5 for adults, Note access to the ship requires walking up a steep ramp and the ability to climb stairs. For group tour and event booking information call Lorraine at 510-222-0955 For current updates and directions: http://www.ssredoakvictory.org/ Point Richmond History Association Museum, 139 1/2 Washington Avenue, Point Richmond, open Thursdays from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm and Saturdays from11:30 pm to 2:00 pm 510-234-5334, 510-235-1336, and 510-965-0335 fax Community Resource Guide: you can downloan the 92-page community resource guide published by Contra Costa County at http://www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/DocumentView.aspx?DID=5222
May 29, Sunday, 2011 DANCERS WANTED! Be part of the CARNAVAL SF 2011 Grand Paradewww.missionculturalcenter.org 415-643-2796 (Media and Events)415-643-2785 (Box Office)Our theme: "AREYTO, TIMBA Y CHANCLETAS"Choreographer: Manuel Suarez, Bay Area Cuban dancer, teacher and performer, and 2004 MCCLA Carnaval Contingent Choreographer w/ "La Rueda de la Vida."Rhythms: Afro-Cuban, Latin Popular Dance, Timba Francesa
May 30, Memorial Day Point Richmond-wide yard sales to benefit Masquers and and, tah-rah....
June 3 through July 9, at the Masquers Playhouse, Park Place, Point Richmond,Masquers Playhouse is happy to present The Musical of All Musicals
For reservations DATES: Friday and Saturday nights June 3 through July 9 at 8pm.
Sunday matinees at 2pm. COST: All seats are $20.00, general admission, no assigned seating.
September 8 through October 9, 2011, California Watercolor Association 42nd National Exhibition at Marin Art and Garden Center, 30 Sir Francis Drave Blvd, Ross, CA