Downtown Campbell Farmers Market: Fresh produce grown locally by California farmers as well as crafts vendors and live music. Sundays, 9 a.m. Campbell Avenue and Third Street. urbanvillageonline.com. Campbell Adult Center: The city of Campbell’s Recreation and Community Services Department offers services and programs for adults 50 and older, including classes, trips, fitness and wellness courses, a regular lunch program and more. Room C-33, Campbell Community Center, 1 W. Campbell Ave. 408-866-2146.
– Michael Hsiu, Hogwarts House Scarves, Why it’s a must-have: Teenagers grew up with the Harry Potter series, With the recent excitement over the upcoming “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” movie, our love for the franchise has been rekindled, My friends and I have often attempted to sort ourselves in one of the four Hogwarts houses based on our personality traits — so the act of selecting a scarf for a bookworm in your life will showcase your thoughtfulness, A bright Gryffindor scarf six canvases ready to hang, ballet inspired prints, girls wall art, girls ballet decor, girls nursery art could go to the brave adventurer on your list; a Ravenclaw scarf to the knowledgeable achiever; a Slytherin scarf to the cunning mastermind; and a Hufflepuff scarf to the kind soul, Plus, a scarf is both trendy and warm for the winter months, ($29.99, www.thinkgeek.com)..
Bedecked with feathers and tinsel, they climb aboard the bus lovingly known as Priscilla and hit the road in the Broadway equivalent of a buddy picture mashed up with a heavy dose of “La Cage aux Folles.” It’s actually just an excuse to bop through a boisterous remix of dance club favorites, including “Don’t Leave Me This Way,” “I Will Survive,” “It’s Raining Men” and much of the Madonna canon. Alas, fans of the film may be a tad disappointed in yet another Broadway adaptation that seems to assume that theatergoers prefer flash over substance. Stephan Elliott’s indie movie (which starred Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp and Hugo Weaving) had a sense of wistfulness and grit at its core that made the Dionysian elements even more wonderfully cathartic. In the musical, which Elliott adapted with Allan Scott, the nonstop moneymaker shaking sometimes feels a tad too frenetic to be truly fabulous.
Both dancers are Champion Irish step dancers which means they have risen to the highest level as dancers and have taken home many, many competition awards, There’s the Feiseanna, more commonly six canvases ready to hang, ballet inspired prints, girls wall art, girls ballet decor, girls nursery art called the “feis,” which refers to Irish dance competitions, competitions that are held all year long all over the States, There is also the Oireachtas, pronounced O-rock-tus, which is the annual regional championship competition, Very prestigious, the Oireachtas is the qualifying event for the National and World Competitions, (The day after this interview, Jake and his parents, Carol and Brian Grey, headed off to Belfast, Ireland where Jake danced in the World Championships, For this year’s Oireachtas, Regional Championship, Gina will head to Seattle.)..
Former 49er Super Bowl champion Eason Ramson, special guest speaker, gave a powerful view of his life as an athlete who became an addict and a criminal and has rehabilitated himself to become a leader in youth programs. “I’m standing here today, 14 years sober, and I’m now a high school principal,” Ransom said. “Statistics show that 8 out of 10 kids will experiment with drugs by high school — 5 out of 8 will become addicted.”. Ransom offered youths seven tools for resisting teen pressure.