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Mar
13
Sun
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Mar 13 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Mar
18
Fri
Morgan Hill Historical Society Boutique
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm

Mother’s Day & Easter Gifts & Treasures, Unique Doll Clothes, Scarves, Lamps & Silverware, Florals & Soaps, Custom & Silver Jewelry, Honey, One-of-a-Kind Table Decor, Pickles, Jams & Jellies, Woodcrafts,
Bird Houses, Handmade Crafts & Furnishings!
Benefiting the Historical Society!

Mar
19
Sat
Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center @ Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center | Morgan Hill | California | United States

The Mind and Meditation workshop teaches practical yoga, breathing and meditation, as a simple sequence. Moving from body to breath to a calm mind, it takes you to a state of deep relaxation. Learn to de-stress, re-energize and take home simple, effective and powerful practices.

This 4-week workshop has been designed for those looking to experience meditation for the first time as well as seasoned mediators.

Location: Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center, 171 W Edmundson Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timing: 3pm – 4pm, Four consecutive Saturdays from 3/19-4/9
Course ID: WSI005
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Fee: $40 – CRC Members, $50 – Non Members
Register: 408.782.0008 / 408.782.2128 Additional Information: 408.359.7996
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop-details?happyId=1494

Mar
20
Sun
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Mar 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Mar
27
Sun
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Mar 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Apr
3
Sun
33rd Annual AAUW Wildflower Run 10K | 5K | 2K
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am
33rd Annual AAUW Wildflower Run 10K | 5K | 2K @ Live Oak High School | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Entering its 33rd year, the Wildflower Run is a Morgan Hill tradition. It features: 10K USATF Certified Run | 5K Run / Walk / Stroller | Kids’ 2K Fun Run | Senior 2K Run / Walk. Flat, fast 5K and 10K courses on scenic local back roads. 2K events are on the school track for children ages 5-10 and followed by seniors ages 60+. See our Runner Guide, http://WildflowerRun.org/files/runner_guide_2016.pdf for details.

This is a fundraiser for the Morgan Hill Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Proceeds provide scholarships for women and girls.

T-shirts, Jamba Juice smoothies, and goodie bags / Medals for all Kids’ 2K finishers / Overall winner medals and prizes (1-3, male and female) / Age group winner medals (1-3, male and female) / Bonus Baby-tee for babies and toddlers in 5K Stroller/Baby Jogger event / Finish Fest with snacks and youth activities / Reduced Early Registration Rate / Family and Group Rates / Optional Saturday Packet Pickup

Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Apr 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Happiness Seminar !

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Apr
10
Sun
Mission Harmonies with Orchestra Novo
Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mission Harmonies with Orchestra Novo @ Old Mission San Juan Bautista | San Juan Bautista | California | United States

Maestro Michael Nowak & Orchestra Novo will perform on Sunday, April 10 at 4 pm at Old Mission San Juan Bautista.

Acclaimed, violin soloist and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra concertmaster, Margaret Batjer will perform the timeless, Vivaldi Four Seasons. Ms. Batjer began her performing career at age 15 and is an esteemed chamber musician. Also on the program, Ecos ​Armónicos​​, composed by Cal Poly professor and musicologist, Craig Russell which has its roots in early mission music. For 30 years, Dr. Russell studied music of the missions and has turned the fragments that remain into full compositions.

Tickets are available at OrchestraNovo.com. Premium $50, General $30.

Apr
16
Sat
Couples Communication Group
Apr 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

If you are having problems communicating with your significant other, having trouble understanding each other, or just want more tools to communicate effectively then this group is for you. The group meets every Saturday starting April 16, 2016 at 11am at Discovery Counseling Center. For more information, such as cost call 408-778-5120.

Fund Raiser for Morgan Hill Food Pantry/ReachOut
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Come and hear some FREE great gospel and bluegrass music and help feed the hungry in South County at the same time ! Third annual Gospel/Bluegrass Fundraiser for Reach Out/Food pantry featuring local favorites Bluer than Blue will be Saturday , April 16th at 7:00 PM at Advent Lutheran Church, 16870 Avenue, Morgan Hill. Bring a few cans of non perishable food or cash donation to support St Catherine’s Reach Out Food Pantry. Information: 408-779-0254 or 408-316-4745

Apr
23
Sat
Art a la Carte FREE Children’s Arts & Crafts Fair
Apr 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art a la Carte FREE Children's Arts & Crafts Fair @ Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center | Morgan Hill | California | United States

The Morgan Hill Community Foundation’s El Toro Culture and Arts Committee and Morgan Hill’s Recreation and Community Services Department are proud to host the 16th annual Art a la Carte, a children’s art fair scheduled for Saturday, April 23, 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center.

Art a la Carte is FREE to all families – it attracts about 150 – 200 elementary school-aged kids – and features approximately two dozen local companies that participate as arts and crafts partners. This year’s theme is “The Beauty of Science” and will feature a range of crafts, Heroes4Hope superhero visits, and musical performances by local kids, teens, and groups. The event also includes emergency vehicle displays, animal displays provided by San Martin 4H and Friends of the San Martin Animal Shelter, and a raffle, including a girl’s bike. Also providing treats are Road Dogs food trucks.

Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center @ Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center | Morgan Hill | California | United States

The Mind and Meditation workshop teaches practical yoga, breathing and meditation, as a simple sequence. Moving from body to breath to a calm mind, it takes you to a state of deep relaxation. Learn to de-stress, re-energize and take home simple, effective and powerful practices.

This 4-week workshop has been designed for those looking to experience meditation for the first time as well as seasoned mediators.

Location: Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center, 171 W Edmundson Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timing: 3pm – 4pm, Four consecutive Saturdays from 4/23-5/14
Course ID: WSI006
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Fee: $40 – CRC Members, $50 – Non Members
Register: 408.782.0008 / 408.782.2128 Additional Information: 408.359.7996
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop-details?happyId=1495

Apr
27
Wed
Disability Resource Fair: The Next Step
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Next Step is an information evening for students with disabilities and parents with questions in partnership with Morgan Hill Unified School District. Connect with local disability service agencies all under one roof: Social Security Administration; San Andreas Regional Center; State Council on Developmental Disabilities; CA Telephone Access Program; HOPE Services; Student Disability Centers from Gavilan College & San Jose City College; Social Vocational Services; Department of Rehabilitation; Work2Future; Easter Seals; Disability Rights CAP; MHUSD Special Education Advisory Committee; Valley Transportation Agency; OUTREACH; WorkAbility I and Transition Partnership Program.

Apr
29
Fri
FFA 13th Annual Spring Auction
Apr 29 @ 5:30 pm
FFA 13th Annual Spring Auction @ Guglielmo Winery | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Join us for a night of Fun!! Help us honor and support ALL Morgan Hill’s FFA students by providing your sponsorship and your attendance to the Annual Spring Auction. Proceeds from the auction go to benefit FFA students and agricultural programs at both Live Oak and Sobrato High School. Support from our sponsors has generated all of our scholarship funds in the past years. It is the generosity of our sponsors that keeps the FFA program alive.

May
7
Sat
I CARE Classic Bike Tour
May 7 all-day

The 25th Annual I CARE Classic Bike tour is on May 7th, 2016. It is an amazing spring ride in South Santa Clara County. There are four beautiful routes for every level of rider, 100 mile, 100k ,50k, 20 mile. Registration includes continental breakfast, topnotch SAG support, well supplied rest stops, dri-fit t-shirt, hot BBQ lunch, ice cream, sundaes, raffle prizes, etc. Jerseys are available for purchase through our website. The Almaden Lions are a 501 (c)3 corporation. Proceeds from the ride go towards buying glasses for neeedy children and adults.

May
21
Sat
YARD SALE
May 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Yard sale in beautiful mobile home park. Lots of goodies too many to describe. Come and enjoy a wonderful shopping experience. NO EARLY BIRDS. Event will be cancelled in case of rain.

May
26
Thu
Morgan Hill Youth Movie Musical Auditions
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Morgan Hill Youth Movie Musical Auditions @ Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center  | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Director, Producer, and Filmmaker John Bisceglie seeks local youth ages 8-21 to appear in “Broadway Movie Musical,” a salute to the American musical. Record in a pro recording studio, work on a movie set with a film crew, then see yourself on the silver screen when “Broadway Movie Musical” premieres in selected Bay Area movie theaters in January 2017.
For more info or to sign up to audition, please visit: http://www.broadwaymoviemusical.com

Jun
20
Mon
CMT – Christian Music Theatre Day Camp
Jun 20 all-day
CMT - Christian Music Theatre Day Camp @ Advent Lutheran Church | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Christian Music Theatre (CMT) is a musical theatre day camp for children of all faiths. It uses the performing arts to cultivate respect for ourselves and others, to communicate human values, to increase concern for the health of our planet and to grow in relationship with God.

Children will be involved in drama, music, choreographed movement and art (set, costume and prop construction). The week culminates with a performance of a full-length original musical! EVERY child is in the performance!
Session I “Sinchi Sacha”
6/20 through 6/25, Performance on Saturday, June 25

Session II “Spirit of the Universe”
7/11 through 7/16, Performance on Saturday, July 16

Jul
21
Thu
Genetic Roulette
Jul 21 @ 6:45 pm
Genetic Roulette @ Morgan Hill Community Playhouse | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Guest Speaker(s): TBD

Official Synopsis: Filmmaker Jeffrey M. Smith explores the potential health hazards of incorporating genetically modified organisms in our food supply.

Donations are welcome

Oct
8
Sat
GourdFest 2016
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm

GourdFest 2016
October 8 and 9, 2016
Uesugi Pumpkin Patch
14485 Monterey Highway
San Martin, CA 95046

Gourd art, supplies, and demonstrations.

Make and Take activity for children
.
California Gourd Society NoCal competition.

Adult gourd classes available on October 7 and 8.

Admission is free (small parking fee).

Presented by the Calabash Gourd Club of Silicon Valley

For more information, go to www.GourdFest.com


Mar
13
Sun
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Mar 13 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Mar
18
Fri
Morgan Hill Historical Society Boutique
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm

Mother’s Day & Easter Gifts & Treasures, Unique Doll Clothes, Scarves, Lamps & Silverware, Florals & Soaps, Custom & Silver Jewelry, Honey, One-of-a-Kind Table Decor, Pickles, Jams & Jellies, Woodcrafts,
Bird Houses, Handmade Crafts & Furnishings!
Benefiting the Historical Society!

Mar
19
Sat
Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center @ Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center | Morgan Hill | California | United States

The Mind and Meditation workshop teaches practical yoga, breathing and meditation, as a simple sequence. Moving from body to breath to a calm mind, it takes you to a state of deep relaxation. Learn to de-stress, re-energize and take home simple, effective and powerful practices.

This 4-week workshop has been designed for those looking to experience meditation for the first time as well as seasoned mediators.

Location: Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center, 171 W Edmundson Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timing: 3pm – 4pm, Four consecutive Saturdays from 3/19-4/9
Course ID: WSI005
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Fee: $40 – CRC Members, $50 – Non Members
Register: 408.782.0008 / 408.782.2128 Additional Information: 408.359.7996
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop-details?happyId=1494

Mar
20
Sun
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Mar 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Mar
27
Sun
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Mar 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Apr
3
Sun
33rd Annual AAUW Wildflower Run 10K | 5K | 2K
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am
33rd Annual AAUW Wildflower Run 10K | 5K | 2K @ Live Oak High School | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Entering its 33rd year, the Wildflower Run is a Morgan Hill tradition. It features: 10K USATF Certified Run | 5K Run / Walk / Stroller | Kids’ 2K Fun Run | Senior 2K Run / Walk. Flat, fast 5K and 10K courses on scenic local back roads. 2K events are on the school track for children ages 5-10 and followed by seniors ages 60+. See our Runner Guide, http://WildflowerRun.org/files/runner_guide_2016.pdf for details.

This is a fundraiser for the Morgan Hill Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Proceeds provide scholarships for women and girls.

T-shirts, Jamba Juice smoothies, and goodie bags / Medals for all Kids’ 2K finishers / Overall winner medals and prizes (1-3, male and female) / Age group winner medals (1-3, male and female) / Bonus Baby-tee for babies and toddlers in 5K Stroller/Baby Jogger event / Finish Fest with snacks and youth activities / Reduced Early Registration Rate / Family and Group Rates / Optional Saturday Packet Pickup

Meditation Sundays at Booksmart
Apr 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Meditation Sundays at Booksmart @ Booksmart | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Happiness Seminar !

We are immersed in numerous activities everyday like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines etc, during this process we might have experienced some or all of the following

1. negative emotions like anger, fear, insecurity etc.
2. low in energy and enthusiasm.
3. lack of focus and concentration on the task we are doing.
4. inability to handle stress and stressful situations.
5. lack of sleep and rest.

Breathing techniques & Meditation are effective tools to bring out our best in us and enhance the overall quality of life.

“Learning about our breath is very important. Our breath has a great lesson to teach us, which we have forgotten, for every rhythm in the mind, there is a corresponding rhythm in the breath, for every rhythm in the breath there is a corresponding emotion. So, when you cannot handle your mind directly, through breath you can handle the mind. ” – H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Join us for the workshop to learn about these techniques.

Location: Booksmart, 80 E 2nd St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timings: Sunday 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Admission: FREE (Please RSVP due to limited seating)
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop

Please note this session is open for people with any or no experience of meditation or breathing exercises.

Session Contents
1. Light body stretching.
2. Relaxing breathing techniques.
3. Guided Meditation.
4. Take Home practices for daily use.

Benefits Reported
1. Reduced Stress & Increased Productivity.
2. Increased Joy & Happiness.
3. Enhanced Focus & Concentration.
4. Improved Relationships.

Apr
10
Sun
Mission Harmonies with Orchestra Novo
Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mission Harmonies with Orchestra Novo @ Old Mission San Juan Bautista | San Juan Bautista | California | United States

Maestro Michael Nowak & Orchestra Novo will perform on Sunday, April 10 at 4 pm at Old Mission San Juan Bautista.

Acclaimed, violin soloist and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra concertmaster, Margaret Batjer will perform the timeless, Vivaldi Four Seasons. Ms. Batjer began her performing career at age 15 and is an esteemed chamber musician. Also on the program, Ecos ​Armónicos​​, composed by Cal Poly professor and musicologist, Craig Russell which has its roots in early mission music. For 30 years, Dr. Russell studied music of the missions and has turned the fragments that remain into full compositions.

Tickets are available at OrchestraNovo.com. Premium $50, General $30.

Apr
16
Sat
Couples Communication Group
Apr 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

If you are having problems communicating with your significant other, having trouble understanding each other, or just want more tools to communicate effectively then this group is for you. The group meets every Saturday starting April 16, 2016 at 11am at Discovery Counseling Center. For more information, such as cost call 408-778-5120.

Fund Raiser for Morgan Hill Food Pantry/ReachOut
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Come and hear some FREE great gospel and bluegrass music and help feed the hungry in South County at the same time ! Third annual Gospel/Bluegrass Fundraiser for Reach Out/Food pantry featuring local favorites Bluer than Blue will be Saturday , April 16th at 7:00 PM at Advent Lutheran Church, 16870 Avenue, Morgan Hill. Bring a few cans of non perishable food or cash donation to support St Catherine’s Reach Out Food Pantry. Information: 408-779-0254 or 408-316-4745

Apr
23
Sat
Art a la Carte FREE Children’s Arts & Crafts Fair
Apr 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art a la Carte FREE Children's Arts & Crafts Fair @ Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center | Morgan Hill | California | United States

The Morgan Hill Community Foundation’s El Toro Culture and Arts Committee and Morgan Hill’s Recreation and Community Services Department are proud to host the 16th annual Art a la Carte, a children’s art fair scheduled for Saturday, April 23, 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center.

Art a la Carte is FREE to all families – it attracts about 150 – 200 elementary school-aged kids – and features approximately two dozen local companies that participate as arts and crafts partners. This year’s theme is “The Beauty of Science” and will feature a range of crafts, Heroes4Hope superhero visits, and musical performances by local kids, teens, and groups. The event also includes emergency vehicle displays, animal displays provided by San Martin 4H and Friends of the San Martin Animal Shelter, and a raffle, including a girl’s bike. Also providing treats are Road Dogs food trucks.

Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mind & Meditation at Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center @ Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center | Morgan Hill | California | United States

The Mind and Meditation workshop teaches practical yoga, breathing and meditation, as a simple sequence. Moving from body to breath to a calm mind, it takes you to a state of deep relaxation. Learn to de-stress, re-energize and take home simple, effective and powerful practices.

This 4-week workshop has been designed for those looking to experience meditation for the first time as well as seasoned mediators.

Location: Meeting Room 1, Centennial Recreation Center, 171 W Edmundson Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Timing: 3pm – 4pm, Four consecutive Saturdays from 4/23-5/14
Course ID: WSI006
Contact: Balaji @ 408-359-7996
Fee: $40 – CRC Members, $50 – Non Members
Register: 408.782.0008 / 408.782.2128 Additional Information: 408.359.7996
RSVP: http://trulyhappy.org/morganhill/happiness-workshop-details?happyId=1495

Apr
27
Wed
Disability Resource Fair: The Next Step
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Next Step is an information evening for students with disabilities and parents with questions in partnership with Morgan Hill Unified School District. Connect with local disability service agencies all under one roof: Social Security Administration; San Andreas Regional Center; State Council on Developmental Disabilities; CA Telephone Access Program; HOPE Services; Student Disability Centers from Gavilan College & San Jose City College; Social Vocational Services; Department of Rehabilitation; Work2Future; Easter Seals; Disability Rights CAP; MHUSD Special Education Advisory Committee; Valley Transportation Agency; OUTREACH; WorkAbility I and Transition Partnership Program.

Apr
29
Fri
FFA 13th Annual Spring Auction
Apr 29 @ 5:30 pm
FFA 13th Annual Spring Auction @ Guglielmo Winery | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Join us for a night of Fun!! Help us honor and support ALL Morgan Hill’s FFA students by providing your sponsorship and your attendance to the Annual Spring Auction. Proceeds from the auction go to benefit FFA students and agricultural programs at both Live Oak and Sobrato High School. Support from our sponsors has generated all of our scholarship funds in the past years. It is the generosity of our sponsors that keeps the FFA program alive.

May
7
Sat
I CARE Classic Bike Tour
May 7 all-day

The 25th Annual I CARE Classic Bike tour is on May 7th, 2016. It is an amazing spring ride in South Santa Clara County. There are four beautiful routes for every level of rider, 100 mile, 100k ,50k, 20 mile. Registration includes continental breakfast, topnotch SAG support, well supplied rest stops, dri-fit t-shirt, hot BBQ lunch, ice cream, sundaes, raffle prizes, etc. Jerseys are available for purchase through our website. The Almaden Lions are a 501 (c)3 corporation. Proceeds from the ride go towards buying glasses for neeedy children and adults.

May
21
Sat
YARD SALE
May 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Yard sale in beautiful mobile home park. Lots of goodies too many to describe. Come and enjoy a wonderful shopping experience. NO EARLY BIRDS. Event will be cancelled in case of rain.

May
26
Thu
Morgan Hill Youth Movie Musical Auditions
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Morgan Hill Youth Movie Musical Auditions @ Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center  | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Director, Producer, and Filmmaker John Bisceglie seeks local youth ages 8-21 to appear in “Broadway Movie Musical,” a salute to the American musical. Record in a pro recording studio, work on a movie set with a film crew, then see yourself on the silver screen when “Broadway Movie Musical” premieres in selected Bay Area movie theaters in January 2017.
For more info or to sign up to audition, please visit: http://www.broadwaymoviemusical.com

Jun
20
Mon
CMT – Christian Music Theatre Day Camp
Jun 20 all-day
CMT - Christian Music Theatre Day Camp @ Advent Lutheran Church | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Christian Music Theatre (CMT) is a musical theatre day camp for children of all faiths. It uses the performing arts to cultivate respect for ourselves and others, to communicate human values, to increase concern for the health of our planet and to grow in relationship with God.

Children will be involved in drama, music, choreographed movement and art (set, costume and prop construction). The week culminates with a performance of a full-length original musical! EVERY child is in the performance!
Session I “Sinchi Sacha”
6/20 through 6/25, Performance on Saturday, June 25

Session II “Spirit of the Universe”
7/11 through 7/16, Performance on Saturday, July 16

Jul
21
Thu
Genetic Roulette
Jul 21 @ 6:45 pm
Genetic Roulette @ Morgan Hill Community Playhouse | Morgan Hill | California | United States

Guest Speaker(s): TBD

Official Synopsis: Filmmaker Jeffrey M. Smith explores the potential health hazards of incorporating genetically modified organisms in our food supply.

Donations are welcome

Oct
8
Sat
GourdFest 2016
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm

GourdFest 2016
October 8 and 9, 2016
Uesugi Pumpkin Patch
14485 Monterey Highway
San Martin, CA 95046

Gourd art, supplies, and demonstrations.

Make and Take activity for children
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California Gourd Society NoCal competition.

Adult gourd classes available on October 7 and 8.

Admission is free (small parking fee).

Presented by the Calabash Gourd Club of Silicon Valley

For more information, go to www.GourdFest.com