Weekly Message - April 2018
City Council Study Session
Downtown Parking Structure
Discussion and feedback on the process for potentially developing a downtown parking structure will take place on Tuesday, April 24 at 6 pm at the City Council Chambers .

View council agenda here .

Facilities Master Plan Community Workshop #1
The City of Menlo Park is in the process of updating the it's Parks and Recreation Facilities Master Plan. Over the course of the next year, we will be collaborating with the local community to explore things like: what you have, what you would like to keep, what you might like to improve and what future amenities you would like to see brought to Menlo Park's recreation system within the next 20 years.

Provide input and gain insight's into Menlo Park's Parks and Recreation Facilities Master Plan on Thursday, April 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Arrillaga Family Recreation Center .

Mosquito Awareness Week Open House
Come learn about the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District’s work, tour the facilities, see the equipment, meet the staff and enjoy a few fun surprises at their annual open house.

Thursday, April 26, 4 to 7 pm
San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District

Adolescent Mental Wellness Conference
This conference will bring together a diverse audience—including policymakers, educators, clinicians, youth and families—to better understand how we can best overcome cultural barriers to access in supporting the mental health needs of children, adolescents and young adults.

Join us as we bring together experts and ideas from across the country to help address child and adolescent mental health issues among multicultural communities throughout the Bay Area.

Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28
Santa Clara Convention Center

Draeger's Spring Fest
Join Draeger’s Markets in celebrating Spring Fest! As we look forward to warmer weather, spring awakens fresh fruits, vegetables and cooking staples perfect for refreshing your basket. Catch our spring fever and taste flavor again.

Saturday, April 28, 10 am to 4 pm
Draeger's Market

2018 Commuter Challenge
Join the 2018 Commuter Challenge ! This Spring, embrace change and discover new transportation modes other than driving alone in your vehicle.

From April 1st to May 31st, people who join the challenge and commute to, from or through San Mateo County using an alternative mode will be eligible to win weekly prizes and one of five grand prizes. Register here.

Menlo Asset Management Discussion
Clayton VandenBossche and Anithah Pillai of Menlo Asset Management welcome you to a discussion on strategies to reduce risk in volatile markets.

Libations and hors d'oevres will be served!

Wednesday, April 25, 5 to 7 pm
Left Bank Brasserie

Menlo Green Challenge
We’re aiming to double the number of Green Challenge takers this year, and help make Menlo Park a clean energy city! Join the Menlo Green Challenge and lower your impact, save money and help create a clean energy future!

Winners are going to be selected to get Certificates of Recognition produced from the City of Menlo Park, Mayor Ohtaki.


April 24
6 pm, City Council Chambers

April 25
5 to 7 pm, Left Bank Brasserie

April 26
8 to 9:30 am, Chamber Conference Room

April 26
4 to 7 pm, SMC Mosquito Control and Vector District

April 26
6 to 9 pm, Daly City Council Chamber

April 26
6:30 to 8:30 pm, Arrillaga Family Recreation Center

April 27-28
Friday and Saturday, Santa Clara Convention Center

April 28
10 am to 4 pm, Draeger's Market, Menlo Park

April 28
11 am to 3 pm, San Mateo County History Museum

May 2
6 to 8 pm, Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center

May 5
12 to 3 pm, Bedwell Bayfront Park
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