Swim A Mile for Women with Cancer
October 4 and 5
September 27 :: 1 to 3 PM
Further explorations in watercolor – learn about mixing watercolor with other mediums for different effects. Materials provided. No experience needed other than a willingness to open up to your unique potential. Everyone welcome. ruthblock.com | Registration required »
Wednesday :: October 15 :: 6:30 to 8 PM
Personal Chef Sandy Der will share recipes for using dashi (broth traditionally made with dried fish and seaweed) in miso soup, noodles and poaching. There will be at least one vegetarian dashi used. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by The Safeway Foundation.
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Thursday :: October 23 :: 6:00 to 8:00 PM
Light dinner at 5:30 PM
Advanced Birds & Bees: Sexuality Issues for people dealing with Cancer and their partners. Everyone welcome. Isadora Alman, MFT, is a board certified sex therapist, a licensed marriage and family counselor and author of Doing It: Real People Having Really Good Sex among other books. She also wrote the syndicated advice column "Ask Isadora" for many years. askisadora.com | Registration required »
Saturday :: October 25 :: 1 to 3 PM
Mud is not a color but a texture. Rich browns are beautiful! Come join in an exploration of watercolor techniques, both in and out of control, that allow us to mix beautiful colors, including browns and grays. All materials provided, though feel free to bring your own favorites if you prefer. Everyone welcome. ruthblock.com
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Art by Sara Malpass
The Wild Ones
Organized by Tim Buckwalter of NIAD Art Center
“The Wild Ones,” a group exhibition featuring work from more than 15 adult artists with disabilities who create at the NIAD Art Center in Richmond, is all about color. The artists at NIAD offer a myriad of vibrant colored abstractions and semi-figurative works.
The show includes art by Adrienne Olmedo, Raquel Charles, Sylvia Fragoso, Elena Rossi, Phyllis Carr, Arista Dawson, Felecia Griffin, Darlene Farr, Heather Edgar, Shirley How, Karen May, Shana Harper, Sara Malpass, Lisa Blevens, Raven Harper and Deatra Colbert.
The show runs from July 2 through October 30, 2014 at the Women's Cancer Resource Center.
Location :: WCRC, 5741 Telegraph Ave., Oakland, CA [map]
Hours :: Monday through Thursday ::
10 AM to 3 PM