Stanford Art Spaces. Works by Manli Chao, Lucy Liew and Jingui Zhang. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, through Nov. 8. Paul G. Allen, David Packard Engineering and Jordan Hall buildings, Stanford University. Free. 650—725—3622 or cis.stanford.edu/~marigros/. Kepler’s Books. Teen Event: Lauren Oliver, “The Spindlers,” 7 p.m. Oct. 11. Kepler’s and Menlo-Atherton Parent Education Series present Dr. Madeline Levine, “Teach Your Children Well: Parenting for Authentic Success,” 7 p.m. Oct. 11, M-A Performing Arts Center, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton. Greg Bardsley, “Cash Out: A Novel,” 7 p.m. Oct. 13. Michael Doyle, “Radical Chapters: Pacifist Bookseller Roy Kepler and the Paperback Revolution,” 7 p.m. Oct. 16. Timothy Egan, “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis,” 7 p.m. Oct. 17. Crossover Event (youth and adults): Jasper Fforde, “The Last Dragonslayer” and “The Woman Who Died a Lot: A Thursday Next Novel,” 7 p.m. Oct. 18. Michael Chabon, “Telegraph Avenue,” 7 p.m. Oct. 25, $11.34 (no book)-$37.22 (includes book). Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. 650-324-4321 or www.keplers.com.
Host Tom Bergeron described the “Face-Off” challenge in Week 3 of “Dancing With the Stars” as “fast paced,” and he wasn’t kidding, The hour-long program was so speedy that the judges scarcely were able to say a word, just sit there, look good and give scores, Tom even had a tough time squeezing in his normal witty asides, Tom was flying solo tonight because co-host Erin Andrews is helping her boyfriend, Jarred Stoll, and his family deal with the death of his nephew, Aiding Tom for Tuesday night’s “results special” will be a mystery co-host, Perhaps Leah Remini, who subbed for Erin ballerina dress and pointe shoes, fairy fashion kit, doll clothes kit, tutu dress and ballet shoes, fairy clothes, doll clothes when she covered the World Series last year, will get the call..
Week 4 of DWTS had the “Most Memorable Year” theme and as in prior years, boxes of Kleenex were an important accessory for both the celebs and their partners, and for the judges and audience members, as well. For Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold, this was a most memorable night as the pair’s stunning contemporary routine received perfect scores of 10 from judges Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli — the first of Season 25 — and a 9 from head judge Len Goodman to attain the top of the leaderboard with 29 out of 30. It was also a night for the judges’ “8 paddle” as six of the 11 couples received scores of three 8s, or 24.
“They’re always on the road, and they wanted to do something in their hometown since Los Gatos loves music,” the community foundation’s Sharon Childs said, “They’re a high energy band, Once the Houserockers started playing at Fiesta de Artes a few weeks ago, the civic center green was filled with people dancing, You couldn’t move.”, Childs expects the same energy to take hold at the Los Gatos park dance, It’s a no-frills event, with the music taking center stage, “What we envision is for families and groups to get together and enjoy a late afternoon or early evening picnic at Oak Meadow and stay for the music,” ballerina dress and pointe shoes, fairy fashion kit, doll clothes kit, tutu dress and ballet shoes, fairy clothes, doll clothes she said..
Choose a motion, make the cams, levers, and linkages to design and build a mechanical sculpture you can take home. The Inventor’s Workshops are drop-in, hands-on, single station, engineering activities for families with children in grades K-8. With adult support (parents, caretakers, etc), these activities are appropriate for families with children as young as Kindergarten. Dance Around the World. July 22 from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Antioch Library. Sing, laugh, and dance your way around the world with Nikola Clay. Children and their families are invited to experience a variety of cultures through the universal language of music and dance as we learn several easy folk dances, the favorites of children near and far.