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Saratoga Celebrates 60 Years

Saratoga Celebrates 60 Years

The City of Saratoga CA will celebrate its 60th anniversary on September 17, 2016 with a parade along Big Basin Way at 10 a.m. The parade will have floats, musical ensembles, car clubs, civic organizations and more. No entry fee to join and the parade is open to all. Groups…

Estate Planning Considerations and Your Home

Estate Planning Considerations and Your Home

Passing on your assets to your heirs upon your death as important as planning for your children’s education and your retirement. Click>here for an overview article on estate planning from the New York Times.…

Saratoga, CA Homeowners Associations

Saratoga, CA Homeowners Associations

Saratoga Neighborhoods are certainly defined by Homeowners Associations (whether they were created by the developer of an attached housing project or created because of physical affinity). Click>here to see a map of Homeowners Associations in Saratoga, CA 95070.  …

Saratoga Wine Stroll Experience

Saratoga Wine Stroll Experience

The Saratoga Wine Stroll Experience has established itself as one of Saratoga’s memorable events. This annual favorite brings people near and far to historic Saratoga to sip wine, taste scrumptious food samples and enjoy shopping. Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 2:30 to 6 PM to have…

Environmentally Friendly Landscaping & Gardening

You are invited to attend the free Saratoga Seminar Series: Environmentally Friendly Landscaping & Gardening on Sunday, March 13, 2016 from 3 – 5 p.m. at the Joan Pisani Community Center, 19655 Allendale Ave., Saratoga, CA Presenters are Arvind Kumar, former Board Member, California Native Plant Society and Master Gardener Jamie Chen.…

Valley of Heart’s Delight

The Saratoga Historical Foundation is offering a cocktail of old time films on the Valley of Heart’s Delight on January 27, 2016 at 7:30 PM at the Foothill Club, 20399 Park Place, Saratoga, CA. Memories of working in canneries, fruit orchards, and more will come alive as the California Pioneers along with…

Academic Summer Camp in San Jose

Are you looking for an educational experience for you child in San Jose, CA this summer? Learning Plus Tutoring provides one-on-one instruction tailored to a child’s individual needs serving students in grades 2nd through 8th. Classes in reading, math and writing are from 9 AM to noon, Monday through Friday in…

Saratoga Coders Clique

How about spending summer coding? How fun! Saratoga Coders Clique starts June 7, 2015. This is a group for middle school and high school kids interested in software, apps and programming. Kids will learn from each other, to code, create mobile apps, design/create video games. This fun and interactive meeting will take…

Castroville Mammoth and Paleo-Indians Discovery

Saratoga Historical Foundation is sponsoring a lecture on the Castroville Mammoth and Paleo-Indians Discovery at 7:30 PM on May 14, 2015 at the Saratoga Foothill Club, 20399 Park Place, Saratoga CA.  The lecture is free to Saratoga Historical Foundation members; $5.00 for the public. Archaeologist Mark Hylkema will share information on the Castroville…

Saratoga Historical Foundation Talk

Saratoga Historical Foundation Talk

Historian Laura Ackley will give a special presentation in Saratoga CA on April 18, 2015 at 2 PM on the Pan-Pacific International Exposition. Hosted by the Saratoga Historical Foundation, the talk will cover, “New Technology at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition”. The lecture will be held at the Saratoga Federated Church,…

Brews and Blues

Brews and Blues

Sizzling blues combined with tasty micro brews headline the Brews and Blues event on September 6, 2014 in Wildwood Park on 20764 4th Street in Saratoga, CA.  The event, sponsored by the Saratoga Chamber of Commerce, will run from 3-7 PM.The Shakedancer Blues Revue includes Aki Kumar, powerhouse harp player…

Pioneering the Valley: The Chinese American Legacy in Santa Clara County

Pioneering the Valley: The Chinese American Legacy in Santa Clara County

The Saratoga History Museum presents the traveling exhibit, Pioneering the Valley: The Chinese American Legacy in Santa Clara Valley. The exhibit and reception for the opening takes place July 13, 2014 at 2:00 PM at 20450 Saratoga-Los Gatos Road.  The free exhibit will run from July 13 through October 26,…

Spring Wine Stroll 2014

Spring Wine Stroll 2014

Enjoy an afternoon of sun, wine tasting, music and tasty food as you stroll the Saratoga CA Village on May 10, 2014 from 2:30-6:00 PM for the Spring Wine Stroll. Over 24 local winery representatives will have tasting sites setup in a variety of businesses along Big Basin Way and at…

Teaching Kids Programming Using Minecraft

Teaching Kids Programming Using Minecraft

VisionTech Education just opened a new Technology Education Center in Saratoga, CA. They offer technology based summer camps and after school classes to children ages 7-17. Teaching programming to kids used to involve lectures about difficult programming concepts such as conditional structures, variables, and classes. Now, a San Francisco Bay…

Preserve Your Home for Posterity

Preserve Your Home for Posterity

The Saratoga Heritage Preservation Commission Wants Your Home! The HPC is continually updating the current heritage inventory list and would like to add your home or historic structure to the list. What items are listed on the heritage inventory? As an example you might have admired the Queen Anne home on…

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