Holiday Boutique: The Handwork for Others class is holding a holiday boutique with quilted holiday decorations, women’s accessories and clothing, plus lap blankets, baby items and much more. The class is part of a nonprofit group that donates to local charities as well as providing monetary donations to the Almaden Senior Association and the Almaden Community Center for youth activities. Cash and personal checks only. Dec. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Almaden Community Center, 6445 Camden Ave., San Jose.
Calvin College January Series: San Jose Christian School will feature a webcast of the award-winning January Series of Calvin College, The lecture series covers a range of topics, including social justice, environmental issues and the future of the U.S, public education system, The series will be video streamed live, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Monday-Friday, through Jan, 25, For more information, call the school at 408.371.7741, for a list of speakers and topics, visit www.calvin.edu/january, AAUW Lecture: The American Association of University Women and Santa Clara University present Dr, Laraine Zappert, noted Stanford University ballet shoes, initial monogram & heart necklace - sterling silver charms, glass heart or crystal in birthstone colors - free shi psychologist and author, who will discuss the effects on professional women of the recent financial crisis and current economic climate, She will focus on the impact of gender discrimination on professional advancement especially in academia, and how women manage the work-life balance, Jan, 29, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m, $25, Bannan Hall Room 142, University of Santa Clara, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, For more information, contact Loren Reynolds at firstname.lastname@example.org or 831.335.5572..
Renee Rosnes Quartet. Friday, April 22, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $30. Saturday, April 23, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $40. Sunday, April 24, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $30. CYRUS CHESTNUT. Thursday, May 12, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $30. Friday, May 13, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $30. Saturday, May 14, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $40. Sunday, May 15, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., $30. CASSANDRA WILSON SINGS THE MUSIC OF BILLIE HOLIDAY. Thursday, May 19, 7:30pm, $30/50/70. Friday, May 20, 7:30pm, $30/50/70. Saturday, May 21, 7:30pm, $35/55/75/95.
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Not exactly following in Mom’s flashing flamenco footsteps. But not as removed from that as one might think. Yaelisa says, “It’s not surprising that she wound up doing this. It may seem like it’s all the way at the other end of the spectrum, but punk rock is an expression of young kids against constrictions and restrictions. It’s an expression of what they’re feeling. It’s very emotional and very intense, like flamenco can be.”. Yaelisa plans to keep performing, with intensity. She has been dazzling audiences for more than 30 years.