9th Annual Math Enrichment Summer Program at Leland High School

Math Enrichment Summer Program further develops each student’s intellect and knowledge in mathematics and language arts. The curriculum is tailored to the grade the student will be entering for their upcoming school year.

Kindergartners through sixth graders learn math, reading, writing, and computers. Middle school students receive a broad education in college preparatory math courses, from pre-algebra to math analysis. Students can also participate in a wide variety of recreational activities planned throughout the summer, including Toy Story 3 movie day, on-campus carnival, Wii time, field trip to Six Flags Marine World in Vallejo, and end of Summer raffle and banquet.

Math Enrichment Summer Program is fully accredited by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Math Enrichment tuition and any after school care fees are eligible for flexible spending plans (FSA).

Math Enrichment Summer Program is being held at Leland High School from June 14 to July 23, 2010. Class is Monday through Friday from 9am-3pm. Care is available before school starting at 7:45am and after school until 6pm. Tuition is $900 (less than $5 an hour). Register by Friday, April 16, 2010 and receive a $50 early registration discount.

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College Planning Seminar in Almaden Valley

Campus PathwayHigh school parents and high school juniors and seniors are invited to a free college planning seminar titled, “How to Choose the Best College for Your Student and Your Pocketbook.” You will learn how many families have found ways for their children to attend the best colleges without wiping out their wealth. The speaker is Jeffrey Morrison, Principal of Campus Pathway, a college consultancy focused on helping families find, select, and afford the best college education possible for their children. The seminar is being held at the Almaden Community Center on Thursday, March 25, 2010 from 7-9pm. A reservation is required. You can register online.

Almaden Cooking Series – Prepare a Special Easter Brunch

Chef's HatJoin Chef Barcia, of the Almaden Cooking Series, and learn how to prepare a special brunch to share with your family on Easter Sunday. You will learn how to make apricot glazed pork loin, scalloped potatoes, roasted veggies, and Tiramisu. This class is for adults ages 18 and older. At the Almaden Community Center, Community Room and Kitchen. Saturday, March 27, 2010, 10am-12pm. $55 for residents / $59 for non residents. More…

Dance, Act, Perform Camp for Kids Over Spring Break

Hollywood SignInstructors for the Dance, Act, Perform Camp guide campers through the production and performance of their very own variety show. The camp encourages creative expression and helps build self-esteem. At the end of the week campers perform their show for family and friends, complete with costumes, props, and music. For kids ages 5-11. At the Almaden Community Center. April 12-16, 2010, 1:30-4:30pm. More…

Mother-Daughter Mad Hatter Tea Party in Almaden Valley

Mad Hatter Tea Party

Illustration by Gordon Robinson

Mother-Daughter Mad Hatter Tea Party in Almaden Valley. Little girls love to play tea party. They will learn proper etiquette and manners, and then show their skills at a party with tea and snacks. The party will end with a special gift from your child. Everyone is encouraged to come dressed up! At the Almaden Community Center. Tuesday, May 4, 2010 from 11:30am-1:00pm. More:

San Jose Chief of Police to Discuss Issues Concerning Almaden Valley

San Jose Chief of Police, Rob DavisAlmaden Valley Community Association (AVCA) is hosting Rob Davis, San Jose Chief of Police. He will be discussing issues concerning Almaden Valley and its residents. The meeting is being held at the Almaden Community Center on Monday, March 8, 2010, from 7-8pm. More:

Wildflower Scavenger Hunt in Quicksilver County Park in Almaden Valley

WildflowerNew Almaden Quicksilver County Park Association is holding a Wildflower Scavenger Hunt.

Join Kitty Monahan and Friends of New Almaden Quicksilver County Park Association as they take you on a wildflower scavenger hunt through various stations at Jacque Ridge along Wood Road Trail in Almaden Quicksilver Park.

The meeting location is at the Wood Road parking lot. The event is Saturday, April 10, 2010 from 10am to 2pm. For more information call 408-355-2240. More:

Free Educational Solar Power Seminar in Almaden Valley

Akeena SolarAkeena Solar is holding a free educational solar power seminar in Almaden Valley. The following topics will be covered:

  • How a solar power system works
  • Residential solar system case study
  • Optimized solar energy photovoltaic system
  • Return on investment, rebates, incentives, and financial strategies
  • How to choose a solar power solution

The seminar is being held at UNWINED Wine Bar in Almaden Valley on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 from 7-8pm. More:

Relay for Life of Almaden: Community Walk Against Cancer

Relay for LifeRelay for Life of Almaden. Community Walk Against Cancer. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society. At Leland High School. Starts Saturday, 6/12/2010 at 10am and ends Sunday, 6/13/2010 at 10am. More:

Check Out Our New Restaurant Directory!

AccessAlmaden now offers a new directory of more than 20 restaurants located in Almaden Valley / 95120.