Gilroy Chamber of Commerce and Anchorpoint Christian High School
will host a Mixer at the school, 2220 Pacheco Pass Highway, from
5:30 to 7:30pm.
Details: GCC at 842-6437.
Gilroy Chamber of Commerce and Anchorpoint Christian High School will host a Mixer at the school, 2220 Pacheco Pass Highway, from 5:30 to 7:30pm.
Details: GCC at 842-6437.
Give Blood, Give Life
American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 1:30 to 6:30pm at First Baptist Church, 8455 Wren Ave. in Gilroy.
To donate blood you must be 17 years or older, weigh at least 110 lbs. and be in general good health. Blood donors are required to provide identification before donating blood.
To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or visit BeADonor.com.
GHS Band And
Color Guard Boosters
Booster Club meets every second Thursday of the month at 7pm in the Gilroy High School Band Room. All interested parents and community members are invited to attend.
The Parent club meets the second Thursday of each month at 7pm Meetings are held in the teacher’s lounge, and offer free child-care on campus.
Details: 842-3135 ext. 4724.
The Community Seniors meet on the second Thursday of each month at 12:45pm in the Gilroy Senior Center meeting room, 7371 Hanna St.
The Women in Business hold a monthly luncheon on the second Thursday of the month at the Golden Oak Restaurant, 16695 Condit Road, from 11:30am to 1pm. Reservations are required.
Grants For Giving
Starbucks Coffee Company, announced the launch of the 2005 Grants for Giving Program.
All groups considered must be registered 501(c)3 eligible non-profit organizations with programs or projects designed to build better futures for youth and families. Applications are due by 5pm on Friday, March 11.
For details visit a Starbucks retail location, visit www.starbucks.com/grantsforgiving, or call (415) 241-0256 extension 2223.
Saint Louise Regional Hospital will hold a Childbirth Preparation Class from 9am to 4pm, in the hospital boardroom.
For details call 594-0591.
Silent Peace Vigil
Women in Black, Gilroy, meets weekly for a silent peace vigil, Fridays from 5 to 6pm.
Details: [email protected]
Once Upon A Saturday
Each Saturday in March, a different children’s store at Gilroy Premium Outlets will be hosting “Once Upon a Saturday,” a storytelling time from 10:30 to 11am. Kids will get a goodie bag, a children’s book donated by Book Warehouse and more. On March 12, it will be held at The Children’s Place, Bldg.B#350.
For details call the management office at 842-3732.
Hear Garlicky Poetry
The Garlicky Group of Poets will hold its monthly poetry reading at 3:30 in the meeting room of the Gilroy Public Library, located at the corner of Rosanna and Sixth streets. Participation is free.
For details call 779-4999.
Take A Bird Walk
A series of bird walks led by Jane Haley will continue on Saturday, March 12, from 9 to 11am along Coyote Creek, north of Morgan Hill. Programs are free, but space is limited so reservations are required.
Details: WERC at 779-9372.
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