Weekly Message - June 2018
Public Meeting: Stanford General Use Permit Application
The County of Santa Clara Planning Department invites you to a Public Meeting on the Stanford General Use Permit Application.

Come and share your comments, questions, and opinions about the newly analyzed housing alternatives that are being evaluated as part of the Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Stanford University General Use Permit Application.

Wednesday, June 27, 6 to 8 pm
Menlo Park CIty Council Chambers

Volunteer for Menlo Summer Fest
Celebrate hot fun in the summertime and support our community by volunteering for Menlo Summer Fest!

Saturday, July 21st & Sunday, July 22nd

Block Party Registration is Open!
Menlo Park's 12th Annual Downtown Block Party is on Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 5:30 to 8 pm on Santa Cruz Avenue . Sign up today to showcase your business to Menlo Park residents and visitors!

Volunteers Sought for Heritage Tree Task Force
The City of Menlo Park is forming a task force to aid review and recommend updates to the heritage tree ordinance. Community members will help the City balance private property rights and implementation efficiency with Menlo Park’s identity as a Tree City USA. The ordinance update will evaluate current issues and successes related to the ordinance and explore options based on best practices.

Applicants with direct experience with the current heritage tree ordinance or appeal process are highly desirable. Applications are available online and due to the City Clerk’s Office by Monday, July 2 at 5 pm .

4th of July Celebrations Around Menlo Park
Looking to catch a July 4th fireworks show, parade or festival this year?
Check out the town-by-town listings here of Independence Day celebrations and events for 2018 in Menlo Park and throughout the Peninsula and in the South Bay.

4th of July Volunteers Needed!
Looking for a fun and rewarding way to give back to the Menlo Park Community? This year’s Fourth of July Parade and Celebration is going to see a great turn out and a day filled with family fun. Many of the activities are run entirely by volunteers, so we need your help to make it possible. Your help at just one activity throughout the day will help make this event possible for thousands of people and continue to allow this event grow each year. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please email Recreation Supervisor Matt Milde.

Wednesday, July 4, 11:45 am to 2:30 pm
Burgess Park, Menlo Park

Summer Concert Series: Fog City Swampers
The Summer Concert Series presented by Facebook features a variety of musical styles from Jazz to Country to hits of today and yesterday. Bring your picnic blanket and dinner, and of course there is always room for dancers of all ages.

This Wednesday's concert features the Fog City Swampers. T he Fog City Swampers have been rocking Northern California and beyond since 2003. The band puts on a high energy show that's sure to get people moving on the dance floor. Expect to hear classics by artists like Lynyrd Skynyrd, CCR, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Johnny Cash, Fleetwood Mac, and many more. If you like live music, come on down and be a part of the Swamp show!

Wednesday, June 27, 6:30 to 8 pm
Fremont Park, Menlo Park

Park James Hotel Job Fair
Park James Hotel is hiring all positions! Guest Services | Housekeeping | Engineering | Management | Culinary | Restaurant Personnel

Come to the Park James Hotel Job Fair on Friday, June 29th from 11 am to 7 pm at 659 Oak Grove Ave, Suite 205 .

July 21 & 22, Downtown Menlo Park
June 27
6 to 8 pm, City Council Chambers, Menlo Park

June 27
6 to 7 pm, Stanford Blood Center, Palo Alto

June 27
6:30 to 8 pm, Fremont Park, Menlo Park

June 28
4 to 7 pm, 800 Roble Road, Menlo Park

June 29
11 am to 7 pm, 659 Oak Grove Ave, Suite 205

July 4
11:45 am, Santa Cruz Ave and Chestnut Street

July 4
Chamber Closed in observance of Independence Day
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