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Published on June 5th, 2024
MKB Artists Exhibit at Orinda Books
The art work of Marianne K. Brown (MKB) Artists will be exhibited at Orinda Books during the month of June. The public is invited to meet the artists at a reception at the bookstore (276 Village Square, Orinda) on Saturday, June 8, from 2 to 4 p.m.
Submitted by Carol Irwin

Published on June 5th, 2024
Remebering the gifts of May and looking forward to June
We celebrated Mother's Day, witnessed the explosion of the wildflowers, the presence of the pollinators and the nesting of the birds.
I celebrated my Mother and all of my women ...
By Toris Jaeger, Naturalist

Published on June 5th, 2024
Miramonte holds "Senior Day" for class of 2024
On the morning of May 21, aromas of burritos, bacon, and muffins wafted from the Miramonte High School cafeteria as graduating seniors shared a breakfast. Donning college merchandise, students participated in Senior Day -- part of the Senior Spirit Week -- to send off ...By Emma Wong

Published on May 22nd, 2024
Butterfly Parade at Moraga's Donald Rheem Elementary school
Donald Rheem Elementary School in Moraga celebrated its 50th annual Butterfly Parade on Thursday, May 9. The colorful parade has been a tradition for Rheem kindergarteners since 1974. This year the school has 68 kindergarten students, under teachers Amanda Lorie, Cathy ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on May 22nd, 2024
Lamorinda Weekly's Goddess Gardener uses her farm experience to write "Stella Bella's Barnyard Adventures" for kids
Readers of this newspaper know Cynthia Brian as the Goddess Gardener. Most recently her organization, Be the Star You Are!, a 501(c)(3), won honors as Moraga's Nonprofit of the Year for its efforts to empower at-risk youth through literacy and positive media. Besides ...By Vera Kochan

Published on May 22nd, 2024
Lamorinda summer music camp coming next month
In just a matter of days, summer vacation ...By Diane Claytor

Published on May 8th, 2024
Author Katie Hafner speaking at the May Sweet Thursday Author Series
Ethan Fawcett gets a letter from a bike ...Submitted by Laurie Miles

Published on May 8th, 2024
Daughters of the American Revolution holds ceremony for upcoming anniversary
On July 4, 2026, our nation will commemorate and celebrate the 250th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This occasion provides Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) members, as descendants of the generation that secured American ...Submitted by Vanessa Crews

Published on May 8th, 2024
Summer Camps and Classes 2024
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Published on May 8th, 2024
Diablo Women's Chorale presents 'A lovely way to spend an evening'
Celebrate spring with the Diablo Women's Chorale's (DWC) presentation of 'A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening', a musical experience performed with live musicians, including the Stephen Evans Cello Choir with Joe Magdalena II.
Submitted by Linda Strovink

Published on May 8th, 2024
'Bon Jour Switzerland': a spring comedy opens in Orinda
Bon Jour Switzerland is a funny, quirky, and gently ironic Swiss comedy that the International Film Showcase (IFS) is bringing to Lamorinda for a welcome moment of light entertainment.
By Sophie Braccini

Published on May 8th, 2024
Springbook - a user manual to help family members move forward in a loved one's absence
Is your family prepared to handle your estate and all that it entails in the event of your incapacitation or passing? Surprisingly, many are not.
Enter: Springbook. The brainchild of ...
By Vera Kochan

Published on May 8th, 2024
Lamorinda - honk if you love trucks, trucks, and more trucks
Seeing trucks up close and personal has recently become a national craze. Places like Las Vegas, Nevada; Jackson, Mississippi; Lafayette, Louisiana; North Haven, Connecticut; and the state of Hawaii have all boasted truck-touching events in recent months.
By Vera Kochan

Published on April 24th, 2024
Looking Good in Lamorinda
What's exciting about the start of a new season? Besides a shift in the weather, it's the thought of new fashions. Femininity is the theme for spring 2024; on the runways designers were loving lace, bows, sheer fabrics, and long dresses. Elle magazine says, "the sweet ...By Moya Stone

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