December 8, 2017    
More ways to celebrate the season in West County!

There are so many great community holiday events in West County.  We're sending this second email with a few more.   

Please email  us with information about other events, and we'll post them on our West County Facebook page.   
However you celebrate, enjoy the holidays!   
Friday, December 8, 5:30 pm - 8 pm
Pt. Richmond Retail District
More: 510-778-1355

Local wineries and breweries join retailers for a festive holiday walking and shopping event. Free samples of wine, beer, cider.

Saturday, December 9, noon - 4 pm  
San Pablo Library, 13751 San Pablo Ave. (off Church Lane)   
More: 510-374-3998  
Cookbooks, children and teen books, non-fiction, DVDs.
Saturday, December 9, 9 am - 11 am  
 El Cerrito Community Center  7007 Moeser Lane  
Pancake breakfast, Santa visits, special performance of "The Boy who Cried Wolf" by Puppet Art Theater.   Proceeds benefit the David Hunter Memorial Scholarship Fund. Collecting new, unwrapped toys or books for the EC Fire Department Holiday Toy Drive.
Saturday, December 9, 11 am - 4:30 pm
Pt. Richmond Community Center, 139 Washington Avenue

Meet local artists and authors and see their works. Fine arts, crafts, books. 

Thursday, December 14, 5:30 pm- 8 pm
Mechanics Bank, 3190 Klose Way, Richmond
More: 510-234-3512

Music, refreshments, entertainment. Free.

Saturday, December 16, 12 pm - 3 pm 
RYSE Center, 205 41 St., Richmond
More: Michelle Lin at

Food, music, entertainment, goody bags, coffee and hot chocolate station and free vision exams from Vision to Learn. Free,

Saturday, December 16, 6 pm-10 pm (Dinner from 6:30  - 7:30 pm)
Richmond Memorial Auditorium  
403 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond
More and for tickets ($30): 510-620-6793 or Myrtle Braxton, 510-233-0777 
Elegant formal dinner and dancing with live entertainment, featuring Top Shelf Review. A Richmond tradition. 
Through Dec. 24. Open daily, 11 am - 7 pm 
3500 B Klose Way, Richmond (Hilltop Plaza next to Party City)  
Fine art, arts and crafts by local artists. Handmade ornaments. Portion of sales go to school art programs in West Contra Costa.
Seasons Greetings, 
John   QR Code
John Gioia
Supervisor, District One 
Contra Costa County 
11780 San Pablo Avenue, Suite D 
El Cerrito, CA  94530 
510-231-8686 Phone (New Phone Number)