Recreation Deparment kicks into gearAll week throughout Los Altos
Looking for something to do during the winter season? Visit losaltosrecreation.org to find both youth and adult classes. This week marks the start of many classes in art, dance, martial arts, music, sports and more so get out there and enjoy the delightful California weather!
Philharmonia Baroque OrchestraThursday January 16 at 7 p.m. at the Community School of Music and Arts, 230 San Antonio Circle, Mountain View 94040
A live combination of education and performance brings the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra to town for a presentation on the foundations of baroque music. Seating is first-come, first-served so arrive early! Directions & parking info at www.arts4all.org/contact/directions.htm.
Helix: Phases of the Moon
Friday January 17 from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. at Helix (316 State Street)
What do an old man and a thumbnail have in common? Visit Helix's educators Lea Frantti and Tricia Ong Friday night to find out during their presentation on the phases of the moon. No reservations are needed and there is no fee for the presentation. For more information call (650) 559-0821
Makery: Hand Binding - Bind a Journal
Friday January 17 from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at The Makery (170 State Street)
Rather than buy a leather-bound journal, why not make your own? This Makery course helps people 12 and up learn the art of book binding. The course costs $65 per person including materials and is open to people of all skill levels. Call ahead to (650) 397-5613 for availability as the classes are small.