2012 Denim 2 Diamonds Fundraiser Benefiting Leland Athletic Programs

Leland High School Booster Club is holding its 2012 Denim 2 Diamonds fundraiser benefiting Leland athletic programs and athletes.

The event includes dinner, no host bar, desert, dancing, live auction, and premium raffle. Joe Sharino Band will be playing.

Denim 2 Diamonds will be at The Golf Club at Boulder Ridge in Almaden Valley on Friday April 27, 2012 from 6:30-11:30pm. You can purchase tickets online.

View the 2011 Denim 2 Diamonds Photo Gallery.

“Rockin’ The Rack Against Cancer” Concert Benefitting Relay for Life of Almaden

The Saddle Rack and Relay for Life of Almaden are hosting the “Rockin’ The Rack Against Cancer” benefit concert.

This special event will feature five live bands: Tennessee River Band, Old School Rock-N-Roll, Chrome Deluxe, California Blues Machine, and Cornerstone House Band. The event will also feature an auction of sports and music items!

Tickets are $20. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life of Almaden and American Cancer Society. The event is at The Saddle Rack in Fremont, California on February 19, 2012. The concert starts at 5:30pm. Doors open at 4pm. You can purchase tickets online.

2012 Relay for Life of Almaden: Movement to End Cancer

logo: Relay for Life of Almaden ValleyHelp the American Cancer Society save lives by joining Relay for Life of Almaden Valley.

Relay for Life brings together people to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost to the disease, and fight back against a disease that takes too much.

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17th Annual / 2012 Big Band Dance at Pioneer High School

photo: pioneer high school music instructorPioneer High School is holding its 17th Annual Big Band Dance benefiting the school’s Band & Orchestra Program.

This wonderful, fun-filled evening includes live music performances by Pioneer’s “S” Band, Wind Ensemble, and Jazz Band. Also enjoy dancing, ballroom dance lessons, appetizers and desserts, and silent auction and raffle prizes.

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Disco Inferno 2012 New Year’s Eve Party at Sonoma Chicken Almaden

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2012 at Sonoma Chicken in Almaden Valley. Socialize and dance away the rest of 2011 to the throw back sounds of 70’s disco and funk.

Hors d’oeuvre reception begins at 7:30pm. Costume prize contest for best 70’s dressed. Celebrate the start of 2012 at midnight with a sparkling wine toast. Entertainment continues until 1am.

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2011 Holiday Teddy Bear Tea Party

Power in Purple is hosting its 2011 Holiday Teddy Bear Tea Party charity event.

Tea, savory sandwiches, and sweet treats will be served for adults. Hot chocolate and special menu for children.

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Fall 2011 Friends of the Almaden Library Book Sale

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Friends of the Almaden Library is holding its Fall 2011 Book Sale.

Get great deals on a variety of books and audio / video materials. Fiction, non-fiction, children’s, foreign language, and more. Also get CDs, DVDs, and audio books.

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Almaden Valley Thanksgiving Day Run & Shoe Drive

Grab your running or walking shoes and join the AVRTR Thanksgiving Day Run & Shoe Drive at Leland High School. This event benefits Soles4Souls, a group that collects shoes for those in need. Thursday, November 24, 2011. Visit avrtr.org for times, registration and more.

2011 Fall Floral Fantasy Champagne Brunch at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club

Assistance League of San Jose is holding its Floral Fantasy Fundraiser. This event features a brunch and flower design presentation by Kren Rasmussen, owner of Bloomster’s Floral Designs in Almaden Valley.

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2011 Breakfast With Santa Fundraiser Benefiting Almaden Valley Counseling Service

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled for 2011.

Celebrate the beginning of the Holiday Season with a Breakfast with Santa. Almaden Valley Counseling Service invites parents and grandparents, along with their children and grandchildren, to enjoy this fun, family-friendly annual fundraising event.

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