Crafternoon with Walnut Avenue Family & Women’s Center
Oct
11
3:00pm 3:00pm

Crafternoon with Walnut Avenue Family & Women’s Center

Join Walnut Avenue Family & Women’s Center in honoring this through the display of The Clothesline Project and crafting projects that empower us all to stand up and speak out.

Make Signs of Self Love that rally for you being you.

Craft Crowns of Strength that celebrate your uniqueness.

Contribute your pledge on a tree that supports healthy relationships.

 

This, and all Abbott Square events in September and October 2017, are made possible by Premier Sponsor, Kaiser Permanente.

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First Friday
Oct
6
5:00pm 5:00pm

First Friday

Explore three floors of exhibitions for free, dance to live music and get hands-on with an all-ages art activity.

FRIDAY NIGHT RECESS | 5:00-9:00PM | Cooper Street| All ages can enjoy Badmintten, volleyball, dodgeball, play structures and more.

ART ACTIVITY | 5:00-8:00PM | Atrium|
Create marbleized balloons.

LIVE MUSIC | 6:30-9pm | Abbott Square|

LIVE PAINTING | 7-8PM | Secret Garden| Watch New York City artist, Cern, featured in the current Ballooniverse exhibition, create live balloon graffiti in the Secret Garden.

COMMUNITY | 7:30-8PM | - Front Courtyard of the MAH | Join the Commission for the Prevention of Violence Against Women for a Full Moon Walk in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Bring candles and flashlight. For questions or more details, please call the Commission at 831-420-5365

FREE EXHIBITIONS | Explore three floors of exhibitions for free.

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Shake the Square: Yoga with Ruth O’Donnell
Oct
5
5:30pm 5:30pm

Shake the Square: Yoga with Ruth O’Donnell

Join our Village in the Square for the hot yoga series in the cool fresh air.

Explore the 26 poses of the hot series without the heat but with all the benefits of moving and breathing together in lighthearted community. All levels welcome!

This, and all Abbott Square events in September and October 2017, are made possible by Premier Sponsor, Kaiser Permanente.

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Friday Night Live: Charmas
Sep
29
6:30pm 6:30pm

Friday Night Live: Charmas

Enjoy live music every Friday Night in Abbott Square. This week: Charmas. Charmas Trio performs traditional Celtic and Afro-Carribean sea chanteys, Celtic boat songs, maritime folk rock from the Eastern U.S./Canada, and instrumental water music.

This program was made possible by Premier Sponsor, Kaiser Permanente.

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Friday Night Live: Rivervale
Sep
22
6:30am 6:30am

Friday Night Live: Rivervale

Rivervale is a fun, eclectic group of Santa Cruz and Soquel friends formed to play Jug Band, Old Timey,
Country Blues, Originals and String Jazz. With guitars, mandolins and vocals, sterling harmonies and
original tunes, plus intricate and beautiful guitar leads on acoustic jazz guitar and tube driven Telecaster,
backed by upright bass, you’re sure to get moving and grooving to this lively crew.

 

This program was made possible by Premier Sponsor, Kaiser Permanente.

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Shake the Square: Salsa Night
Sep
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

Shake the Square: Salsa Night

Learn a little bit of salsa (and timba and bachata and cha-cha and cumbia) for free in this class by Itziar Santos in Abbott Square to a mix of world beats dance tunes.

All experience levels welcome. There will be 20 minutes of dance instruction and 40 minutes of free style.

ABOUT SHAKE THE SQUARE

Get moving in a series of free wellness and movement classes in Abbott Square. Think yoga one week, salsa another, and tai chi the next.

 

This, and all Abbott Square events in September and October 2017, are made possible by Premier Sponsor, Kaiser Permanente:

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