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September 2018

Conscious San Jose Festival

September 22 • 9:00 am8:00 pm
St. James Park, N. 2nd Street
San Jose, CA 95112 United States
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A creative and collaborative wellness event in support of commUnity connection and compassion through yoga, meditation, movement, youth activities, workshops, music and art.   Wellness doesn’t just mean a healthy body, it also means a clear mind and a nourished spirit, experienced individually and as a community.  

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GGSA Santa Cruz for Salmon

September 21 • 6:00 pm10:00 pm

GGSA is actively working on all fronts to protect, recover and rebuild the salmon populations of the Central Valley and the tens of thousands of jobs the industry supports and the $1.4 billion of economic benefits it produces for California. What better way for you to be involved and help than to join us at our next dinner and eat great food, enjoy an open, fully hosted bar, and of course plenty of chances at amazing raffle prizes and auction items!

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Semi-Annual Vintage Lace Sale

September 21 • 9:30 amSeptember 22 • 4:00 pm
The Lace Museum, 552 S. Murphy Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94086 United States
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The Lace Museum & Guild will be hosting their Semi-Annual Vintage Lace Sale.  Items include tablecloths, place mats, napkins, linen towels, hankies, accessories, aprons, baby clothes, edgings and insertion pieces, pillowcases, bedspreads and more!  Become a Member for access to the pre-sale on Thursday! No tours during the sale.  

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Food Worth Celebrating: Hidden Villa’s Annual Gathering

September 15 • 5:00 pm8:00 pm
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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Explore food stations that celebrate the bounty of our vibrant local food system. Sample fermented bits, bitters, and pies from our pre-event workshops. Judge our tomatoes and select the varieties we plant next summer. Bid and win unique Hidden Villa themed silent auction items.

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Chalk Art Festival – Luna Park Arts

September 15 • 10:00 am5:00 pm

Celebrating its 11th Anniversary, the Luna Park Chalk Art Festival attracts over 3,000 artists, students, vendors, and community members for a colorful day in San José’s Backesto Park. Artists, students and chalk enthusiasts create over 250 pieces of diverse art throughout the park’s pathways, including original works, classical re­creations, traditional Italian madonarri street painting, 3D realistic works, cartoons, modern abstractions, and more. In addition to the artwork, the festival features a main stage of local musicians, dancers and performers, as…

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Mystery Senses

September 15 • 9:30 am10:15 am
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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FREE program, for all ages Engage your senses in this fun activity for children to guess what farm and nature-based object lies within each mystery box. It might be a shiny object that grows on a tree, or something fluffy a farm animal! After the pop-up, you can use your freshly-inspired senses for a stroll around the farm or a hike in the forest. Join us at the Picnic Tables near the Education Garden. No registration required. This program is…

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Silicon Valley Tour De Coop 2018

September 15 • 9:00 am4:00 pm
Free

7th Annual Coop Tour! The "Silicon Valley Tour de Coop" is really much more than just a few chicken coops – It’s a celebration of the pleasures and rewards of living in a sustainable and nature connected environment by everything from coops, bees to solar panels, grey water systems, urban farming and healthy live styles and everything in between. So, for the 2017 Tour De Coop let’s expand our tour to also focus on lifestyle and community ...and ways that…

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Pie Ranch Annual Dinner – September 8 2018

September 8 • 3:00 pm10:00 pm
Pie ranch

Click here to register Arrive.  Enjoy a tour, live music and appetizers in the farm field. Relax.  Find a seat among friends at the long table, beautifully set in the late-summer splendor of our blooming meadow, and anticipate the good food about to emerge from the bustling kitchen. Feast.  The Culinary Team from Google will return to work with Pie Ranch's own David Stockhausen on a multi-course meal featuring the best sustainably-grown produce & protein from Pie Ranch and our…

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Nature Bracelets

September 8 • 9:30 am10:15 am
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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Hidden Villa is full of beauty, and what better way to capture and remember the scenery than by making something with materials from the nature that surrounds us! Come by our table and make a bracelet using duct tape and a variety of decorations we have found right here. When you're done, you get to take a little piece of Hidden Villa home with you! No registration required. This program is covered by your entrance fee or season pass and will…

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1st Saturdays at Veggielution

September 1 • 9:00 am3:00 pm
Veggielution, 647 S King Road
San Jose, CA 95116 United States
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On 1st Saturdays at Veggielution the diversity of our community comes to life. Whether through exploration of our Youth Garden, morning stretching during Yoga Class, or the sights and sounds of our kitchen during Veggielution Cocina, our farm instills a strong sense of connection among participants from many different backgrounds. Over 100 community members of all ages flow seamlessly between activities; planting in the fields, joining our free Art in the Garden program and making new friends along the way. Throughout the day local residents…

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August 2018

The Art of Pie Making

August 26 • 12:00 pm3:00 pm
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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$75.00

Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula Chef Derrek Brown and his team of young culinary artists will lead your young chef through the Art of Pie Making using ingredients from Hidden Villa and some of our favorite partnering farms. This class offers a hands-on, peer-to-peer instruction around the craft of pastry, some simple tips for creating a food safe kitchen, and delicious discovery of decadent desserts. NOTE: This is a special workshop designed for teens, taught by teens! This workshop is…

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Intro to Floral Design

August 25 • 1:55 pm4:00 pm
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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$100.00

Join us for a day of flowers and fun on the farm! Hidden Villa's Farmer/Florist Lanette Anderson will demonstrate her design process step-by-step and then guide each student through making their own lush floral centerpiece to take home. All the flowers are organically grown on Hidden Villa's farm. All you need is an excitement to learn and a desire to create! All materials and supplies will be included along with light refreshments. This workshop is part of our Pre-Dinner Workshop…

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Italian Family Festa

August 25 • 11:00 amAugust 26 • 8:00 pm

The 38th Annual Italian Family Festa is the premier signature event of the Italian American Heritage Foundation (IAHF). Each year the Festa adds new activities to keep the Festa fun and relaxing while providing a truly cultural experience to the community. With the support of our sponsors, donors and volunteers, the Festa offers Italian music, entertainment, cultural exhibits and presentations, cooking demonstrations, grape stomps, wine tasting, bocce and more. NEW in 2018, is the Galbani Cooking Stage, sponsored by Galbani Cheese with…

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Cupertino Food & Wine Festival

August 23 • 5:00 pm8:00 pm
$30

The second annual Cupertino Food & Wine Stroll invites the work-hard, play-hard people in the area for a night of food, wine, and entertainment hosted by Cupertino restaurants.

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The Science of Cooking: The Modern Vegan

August 18 • 11:00 am3:00 pm
$165

The goal of modernist cooking is to use every technique available to make the tastiest food possible. Modernist techniques are perfectly suited to vegan cooking. Seaweed and vegetable extracts can replace dairy and eggs as thickeners. Sous vide is a perfect way to cook vegetables, grains, and infusions. Smoking, fermenting and brining can add new flavors and umami to dishes. Dehydration and hydrocolloids can create textures not otherwise possible in vegan cooking. In this class we will use hydrocolloids, smoking,…

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Kraut Source: Fermentation Workshop

August 5 • 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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$50.00

Kraut Source is bringing cultured foods into the modern kitchen! Learn new and exciting fermentation recipes, discover delicious ways to incorporate the amazing health benefits of live fermented food into unexpected dishes, and experience some of the tools Kraut Source developed to support the home fermenter through the briny depths. Participants will take home their own Hidden Villa fermented creation and recipes to continue their fermentation journey! This workshop will be taught by Karen Diggs, Founder & Chief Fermentation Office…

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Summertime Farm Tour – Hidden Villa

August 5 • 9:00 am10:30 am
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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$12.00

All ages. Taste a root, come face to snout with a pig, and discover the connections between sweaters and sheep on a guided tour of Hidden Villa's farm and educational garden. Under 2 years old, free of charge.

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1st Saturdays at Veggielution

August 4 • 9:00 am3:00 pm
Veggielution, 647 S King Road
San Jose, CA 95116 United States
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On 1st Saturdays at Veggielution the diversity of our community comes to life. Whether through exploration of our Youth Garden, morning stretching during Yoga Class, or the sights and sounds of our kitchen during Veggielution Cocina, our farm instills a strong sense of connection among participants from many different backgrounds. Over 100 community members of all ages flow seamlessly between activities; planting in the fields, joining our free Art in the Garden program and making new friends along the way. Throughout the day local residents…

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Morning Farm Tour – Hidden Villa

August 4 • 9:00 am10:30 am
Hidden Villa, 26870 Moody Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
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$12.00

All ages. Taste a root, come face to snout with a pig, and discover the connections between sweaters and sheep on a guided tour of Hidden Villa's farm and educational garden! Under 2 years old, free of charge.

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Hidden Villa – Open Weekends for Summer

August 4 • 9:00 amAugust 5 • 7:00 pm

We are happy to welcome individuals and small groups (less than 10 people) to visit Hidden Villa any time we are open to the public.  For the safety and security of our Summer Campers, Hidden Villa is generally closed from mid-June through late August.  There are a few dates open to the public during this time, including July 14 & 15, 21 & 22, and August 4 &5.  Check the Hours box on the Visit Us page to see up to date information…

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