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Murphy Music Camps, in partnership with SMART-E, is SUPER EXCITED to be accepting more campers into their THREE super fun music camps. Kids can enjoy creating a short film where they are the director, actor, producer and composer in the Digital Music/Video Camp. Or get back into musical shape before the start of the 2018/2019 school year with the Let's Get Back to Band or Orchestra Camps. Visit www.murphymusiccamps.com for more information and to register. We hope to see you in camp!


SAMTRAMS Summer Youth Passes


Summer is almost here! The 2018 SamTrans Summer Youth Pass goes on sale May 21 and we're reaching out to schools and other partners to help us spread the word about this heavily discounted pass. The pass is only $40 and is good for unlimited rides on any SamTrans route for kids 18 years and younger from June 1 through Aug. 31, a significant savings compared to purchasing a Monthly Youth Pass for $27 every month.

The Summer Youth Pass allows kids to be independent with safe and affordable transportation all summer long. Details about this year's Summer Youth Pass are online at www.samtrans.com/syp. SYP passes will be sold online starting May 21.


KAMPARAMA SUMMER CAMP June 18th-August 17th


Did you know that the popular "After School" program runs a fun summer camp? Sign up now for Kamparama & hurry, early bird pricing ends April 5th. Our 2-week themes incorporate daily STEM, Creative Play & Movement, weekly Field trips to Rockin' Jump, Giants games, Aqua Adventure, movies, parks (BBQ), Gilroy Gardens & more! We feature water days, wheels days, bounce house days & ice cream truck visits. And we provide lunch to campers twice a week.
To sign up or learn more go to Kamparama.com


Kidizens Young Mayors Summer Camps 2018 – Register Today!


Kidizens Lego Summer Camp For The Bay Area
Would you like to build and be the Mayor of an entire city of LEGOs?
Would you like to leverage your love of LEGOs to learn critical real-life lessons and strategies?
Join us for one to two weeks of fun and responsibility at our very popular Kidizens Summer Camps in Belmont. Kidizens inspires students to become good citizens and future leaders, one LEGO brick at a time.
Camps available for grade K-6.




San Carlos United is delighted to announce that all existing teams will be holding open practices as tryouts Monday, May 12th – Friday, June 22th.
Please go to our website and fill out the online registration form: http://www.sancarlosunited.org/open-tryouts-for-all-ages/
We look forward to seeing you at the San Carlos United tryouts.


Iridescent, a global engineering & technology education nonprofit


Are you interested in learning about robots and novel uses of technology? Do you want to build something cool with your child?

Iridescent, a global engineering & technology education nonprofit has a local chapter in Redwood City for families, and is conducting an Open House and Celebration event on June 16th from 4-7 PM showcasing what projects the families worked on over the year. In addition there is an exciting line-up of startup innovators & roboticists from industry, art and academia.

Register here for the event and if you are interested in being part of the club for next year.


Don’t Miss Out on the Peninsula’s Best Summer Hoop Camp!


Team Esface PrimeTime Hoop Camp:

Tailored for boys and girls ages 6 - 14, PrimeTime Hoop Camp gives players the opportunity to build their mind, body and skill throughout the week by working with our passionate, experienced coaching staff. The PrimeTime features: Skill Development, Competitive games and Team Esface University, where our athletes can become students of the game and learn life lessons and basketball IQ.

Sign up today at teamesface.com/camp


Aviation Camp at Hiller Aviation Museum


Aviation Camp returns this summer at the Hiller Aviation Museum! Focusing on the science of flight, eight different week-long programs provide hands-on experiments, innovative design challenges, realistic flight simulation and thrilling encounters with real aircraft. Partial-week enrollment options are available during the last and first weeks of school for the San Carlos School District. Visit www.hiller.org for schedules and complete descriptions. We'll see you at Aviation Camp!



Fun Summer Camp: Arts & Crafts and Yoga


July 30 - August 3, 2018. Week long summer camp with creative art projects and yoga. 9 am - 1pm.
Ages 5-10. Location: White Oaks Elementary school. This camp offers a fun, positive, and supportive environment. Taught by certified Children's Yoga Instructor.
650 802 4382
$225 residents $245 non-residents
For more questions please email: karinsargis@yahoo.com


Sign up for San Carlos Youth United!


Does your son or daughter age 3-9 love to play soccer! Join our new SCU Youth United program for weekly clinics in an age appropriate, fun learning environment. This program runs April 22nd - May 27th. Three different age-based programs are available.

For more details and to sign up, please visit http://www.sancarlosunited.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/442/2018/04/SCU-Youth-United-Flyer.pdf


Summer Creative Writing Camp–still time to register!


Peninsula Young Writers Summer Workshops 2018
Join us for our 14th summer of creative writing fun!
A few spaces left in our Ecology and Food workshops Sessions 2-4
Two age groups: 8-10 year olds and 11-14 year olds, (entering 3rd through 9th graders)

Location: Redwood City
Times: Half-day sessions, 9 am-noon or 1-4 pm; Full-day sessions 9 am -3 pm.
Dates: Sessions from June 18 – July 13, 2018
Website: www.peninsulayoungwriters.org


Private Piano Instruction


My name is Susan Jackson and I am a credentialed Music Teacher in the state of California. I am offering Piano Lessons, theory and general music lessons to all ages and abilities (including beginners). I have more than 20 years experience and I am interested in offering lessons after school and weekends. I currently have openings and am available to teach. Please refer to my website for more information. www.susanjacksonpianoinstruction.com - 650/326-3520 or susan318jackson@gmail.com


Register today for Summer at Stanford with Camp Cardinal!


Summer registration is NOW OPEN for Camp Cardinal at Stanford. We have All-Sports Camp (think new skills, field trips, and swimming!), Horseback riding, LEGO camps, and more. Take a look at our website at recreation.stanford.edu/summer for in depth descriptions and to learn more. REGISTER NOW - our programs do fill up! If you have questions, please email Liz Abell, Asst. Director of Youth Programs, at labell@stanford.edu
See you soon! Go Cards!


Legends Baseball Summer Camp


Don't miss out on this Legendary summer camp!!

Private & small group instruction, along with innovative skill-building games and coaching methods, make Legends the perfect camp for kids to develop their skills, build confidence, and form new friendships... all in a safe, motivating and fun environment!

Dates: Weekly camps: June 18th – August 10th
Locations: M-A High School and Redwood City
Ages: 6-12yrs

To learn more & register: http://www.menloparklegends.com/camps


Skyhawks Summer Sports Camps


Skyhawks Summer Sports Camps begin in San Carlos on June 18th. From the beginning athlete to the more advanced, we've got something for everyone! Camps are open to kids ages 4-12. Sign up and give your child a great summer sports experience! Register through the San Carlos Parks and Recreation Department or at Skyhawks.com. See you this summer!




Nazareth Ice Oasis San Mateo is now open!


- Public Skating: Sessions every day from 3 to 5 PM
- Figure Skating: Intro to Advanced Level Classes for all ages!
Group & Private Lessons to fit every skill level from professional instructors
New Sessions Starting! January 6th, Saturdays and January 9th, Tuesdays
- Youth Hockey: Intro Classes, In-House Hockey, Travel Teams and Youth League
- Special Events: Birthday Parties, Private and Corporate Events!


Golden State Taekwondo – 2 for 1 Offer


Golden State Taekwondo is one of the oldest and most respected martial arts schools in the San Francisco Bay Area. We have trained thousands of children and adults over the years, building character, strength and fostering community. In celebration of the opening our new location in San Mateo, we are offering a limited time 2 for 1 special. Click HERE to find out more about the special. Click http://goldenstatetkd.com/ for our website.


Love to Sing? Ragazzi Boys Chorus Auditions Now!


Ragazzi Boys Chorus, a CBS News ‘best choir of the Peninsula,' will teach your boy to sing! Schedule your 7-10 year old boy for a fun group audition. No prior experience or preparation needed to try out. Boys start slow, then grow. Ragazzi’s opportunities include singing the National Anthem at a San Francisco Giants game, Opera roles, collaborations with Stanford’s choruses and the San Francisco Symphony—and even world-wide touring! Appointments and more info: ragazzi.org/join-us/


Broadway Kids


Kids Act, Sing, Dance, Play
Hello! We are a brand new musical theatre dance studio located at 1101 Laurel St. in San Carlos. We celebrate and train your budding musical theater artist! We offer performing arts training for preschool through college aged students, along with a wide variety of dance classes, birthday parties, playgroups, & special events. Registration for our school year classes is now open at http://broadwaybabiesandkids.com/. Looking forward to dancing and singing with you all


Music Lessons!


MidPeninsula Music Academy - Creating a Community of Musical Learning and Sharing

We offer private lessons on Violin, Viola, Cello, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Voice, Guitar (classical and pop/rock), ukulele, Piano, and Songwriting.

We offer multiple student recitals each year as well as faculty concerts throughout the community. Our faculty are all patient and kind teachers hoping to instill a love of music in all of their students!

We're located on Woodside Rd. in Redwood City


Free Youth Center After School Drop-In


The San Carlos Youth Center is open every day after school until 6pm! Join us in our homework room, get help from our tutors, play some ball in the full size gym, and check out all of the games in the activity room. Meet our awesome new staff, hang with friends and have fun. Pick up a registration form at the Youth Center located at 1001 Chestnut Street in Burton Park or find us on our website. Check back for information regarding our remodel starting this winter!