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Election night party
GILROY
– The public is invited to join Candidate, Jane Howard,
candidate for state Assembly, and her Campaign Team for an election
night party! Share in the election results and fun! The event
starts at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Campaign Headquarters, 6908
Chestnut Street. Details: 848-8413
Election night party

GILROY – The public is invited to join Candidate, Jane Howard, candidate for state Assembly, and her Campaign Team for an election night party! Share in the election results and fun! The event starts at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Campaign Headquarters, 6908 Chestnut Street. Details: 848-8413

Starting Your Own Business

GILROY – Learn how to get started the right way by participating in this two-hour seminar presented by the Gavilan College Small Business Development Center. The class will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Gavilan College SBDC office, 7426 Monterey St., Gilroy. “Starting Your Own Business” presents an overview of marketing essentials, product selection, business goal setting, legal issues, licenses required, risk evaluation, bookkeeping, financing and management issues. Attend this seminar to get your questions answered. The cost for this two hour workshop is $20. Pre-register by calling 847-0373.

College Transfer Day

GILROY – The Gavilan College Career and Transfer Center presents Transfer Day. Representatives from the University of California, California State University, private colleges and universities and the military will participate in this annual event at Gavilan College. They will be prepared to meet with students and answer questions regarding admission requirements, major preparation, housing, financial aid, and scholarships. Sixteen private schools, 14 CSU’s, and seven UC’s will have representatives at Transfer Day. Gavilan College will also provide financial aid and scholarship information. This event is open to the public. High school students, parents, continuing students and those considering returning to school, or beginning a college education are encouraged to attend. The event will be held Thursday, Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Gavilan College Student Center, Gilroy campus, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd. Admission is free. On-campus parking is 75 cents. Details: 848-4818.

Dog Hike

GILROY – On Sunday, Nov. 10, come for a Dog Hike at Coyote Lake Park in Gilroy. Bring your canine companions on a hike with a park ranger to explore the nature of Coyote Lake Park. Bring sturdy walking/hiking shoes and water. All dogs must be sociable and on a leash. Call 842-7800 to reserve a space or for more information.

Community Job Fair

GILROY – The Mexican American Community Service Agency and the Gilroy Gang Task Force are hosting a community job fair from 2 to 6 p.m. Nov. 15 at 7400 Railroad St. For more information, call David Montes at 847-4686.

GHS Cheer Clinic

GILROY – Gilroy High School Varsity Cheerleaders and Songleaders will host the GHS Cheer Clinic for ages 5 and up on Nov. 16 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The clinic is for anyone interested in cheerleading or just having fun. The clinic will cover everything from stunting and cheer and jump technique to sidelines and dance. Come in comfortable clothes and shoes, bring a bag lunch, water bottle, and extra money for snacks and the camp CD ($5). The cost of the clinic is $15. A parent or guardian must be with children attending at registration on the day of the clinic from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Details: 847-2424 ext. 8501.

Flower club

MORGAN HILL – The Morgan Hill Flower Lover’s Club will hold their monthly meeting Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 12:30 p.m. at the Friendly Inn, 17666 Crest Ave., Morgan Hill. The public is invited. Details: 779-2867.

NEWS ITEMS: Please fax local news items to City Editor Jodi Engle at 842-2206, e-mail to [email protected] or mail to 6400 Monterey St., Gilroy.

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