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As You Like It: Shakespeare On Tour

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Saturday, 03/07/15 at 2:00 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: All Ages
Description:

“All the world’s a stage….” -Join Rosalind, Orlando, Celia, and Touchstone as they escape to the forest of Arden in Shakespeare’s classic comedy of love, loss and redemption. The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival presents scenes from "As You Like It" with a cast of professional actors in costume, props, and music. This engaging show includes a few walk-on roles for audience and a post-show Q&A with the cast.



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Genealogy: Shaking Your Family Tree

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Saturday, 03/21/15 at 10:00 am
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

Learn how to conduct a genealogy search and find people using billions of records of U.S. census data, vital records, directories, photos and genealogical records. You’ll learn how to access and use the Library’s Ancestry LE and Heritage Quest Genealogy search. This class is ideal for students, amateur genealogists, and researchers.



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Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces From National Galleries of Scotland Docent Lecture

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Monday, 03/23/15 at 6:30 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

Spanning more than 400 years of artistic production, this exhibition at deYoung Museum—March 7 to May 31--includes works by many of the greatest painters from the Renaissance to the early 20th century. Some, including Sandro Boticelli’s Virgin Adoring the Sleeping Christ Child (ca. 1490), have never before been seen in the United States. This docent lecture will review works from the three institutions that form the National Galleries of Scotland.



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Photoshop Elements, Intermediate

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Saturday, 03/28/15 at 8:30 am
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

Retouch your photos using Photoshop Elements. Learn how to smooth wrinkles and blemishes, whiten teeth, change eye color, apply decorative borders, filters, and more. This is an intermediate Photoshop class.

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Charged Particles: Jazz At The Library

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Thursday, 04/02/15 at 6:30 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

Charged Particles has a repertoire that blends jazz styles with elements from Latin music, classical music, funk, and more. The group's original compositions are mixtures of elaborate orchestration and opportunities for creative improvised solos. The trio brings a similar approach to playing arrangements by other jazz artists, including favorites by Cole Porter, Duke Ellington, Richard Rogers, and other composers of America's most popular songs from decades ago, each played with a new twist.



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Primal Mates: Poetry In Music

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Thursday, 04/09/15 at 6:30 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

Chris Lee and Colleen O'Brien are Primal Mates, a contemporary chamber jazz duo in which vibes, voice, cello and percussion come together to form an inspired original repertoire. Their music combines the attention to composition and form of chamber music with the freedom and improvisational interplay of jazz. The relaxed and beautiful lyric songs and poetry which weave their way through a Primal Mates set provide a stunning balance of simplicity and highly developed musicality.



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Baby Sign Language Class

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Monday, 04/13/15 at 10:30 am
Monday, 04/20/15 at 10:30 am
Monday, 04/27/15 at 10:30 am
Monday, 05/04/15 at 10:30 am
Library: Foster City
Ages: Infant (0-18 months)
Description:

Stop guessing what your baby is trying to tell you. Baby Sign Language allows babies to communicate long before they can verbalize their wants and needs. Designed for parents/caregivers with babies from birth to 24 months. Expectant parents welcome.



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Marcus Shelby: Beyond The Blues

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Thursday, 04/23/15 at 6:30 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

Marcus Shelby, noted Jazz Bassist, is together with his Trio in a concert performance and an interactive discussion on the perils of the "Prison Industrial Complex", mass incarceration, and alternative criminal justices practices such as "Restorative Justice". He will perform compositions to highlight these issues and rearrangements of prison songs and other popular music about prisons.



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High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection Docent Lecture

Event Type: Foster City
Date:
Monday, 04/27/15 at 6:30 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description:

This docent lecture explores the evolution of fashion from 1910 to 1980 on exhibit at the Legion of Honor from March 14 – July 19. These fashions worn by American women reflect the nation’s tastes and transformations over the course of the 20th century. Featured are more than 60 stunning costumes, 30 costume accessories, and an array of related fashion sketches from the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection.



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