December 7, 2016   
West County County Holiday events where we can come together 
Let's enjoy the Holidays supporting family events!
The Holidays are here and it's a great time to come together with friends, family and community. 

Join me at these events where all are welcome to come and enjoy the Holidays and support our community. 

* WHAT: RYSE Youth Center's Winter Wonderland

WHEN: Saturday, December 10, noon to 3 p.m.

WHERE: RYSE Center, 205 41st Street, Richmond (off Macdonald Avenue)

MORE: T oy giveaway for children ages 0-12 and release of a special edition RYSE t-shirt for youth from ages 13-21. Additional activities include a s'mores station, cookie decorating, and a resource fair for families seeking help with healthcare enrollment.  Details here

COST: Free

* WHAT:  Downtown Holiday Festival

WHEN: Wednesday, December 14, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

WHERE:  East Bay Center for the Performing Arts, 339 11th Street Richmond, CA 94801 (off Macdonald Avenue) 

MORE:  Visits and photo opps with Santa, giveaways for children include books donated by West County Reads and gift bags, live music and caroling outside and in the Community Theater, and much more.  Details here

COST: Free

CONTACT: (510) 236-4049 or email
John Gioia
Supervisor, District One 
Contra Costa County 
11780 San Pablo Avenue, Suite D 
El Cerrito, CA  94530 
510-231-8686 Phone