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Illusive’s 10th Anniversary & Wonder Woman Day
Saturday, June 3rd, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Come celebrate Illusive Comics & Games’ 10th Anniversary, which also happens to be Wonder Woman Day. Wear your finest Wonder Woman Cosplay (come as Diana or anyone else from the story) and participate in: Free Wonder Woman comics and giveaways, costume prizes, a big clearance sale, a special store sale, face painting, button/magnet making, tabletop gaming, legal geeks podcast at 1 p.m., drink and draw from 6 p.m.-9 p.m., and cake. We’ll also have Rafael Navarro and Mike Wellman signing their comic Guns A-Blazin’. Illusive Comics & Games–1270 Franklin Mall, Santa Clara.

Santa Clara Chorale: Encore Performance
Sunday, June 4th, 3 p.m.
In an informal matinée that is becoming a tradition, the Chorale will revisit some musical highlights from the season. Don’t miss this chance to relive a sublime moment or experience a new a masterwork you had to miss the first time around. This is a free event. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church–1957 Pruneridge Avenue, Santa Clara.

Business Public Speaking: Improv by ComedySportz San Jose
Tuesday, June 6th, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Business professionals who take improv classes get ahead in their career. Improv is a theater technique where actors use improvisation to act out a scene. This skill teaches communication, listening and acceptance towards change. In a Forbes article, Why Improv Training is Great Business Training, they cite that “Improv’s low-stakes training increases the likelihood that team members will feel comfortable communicating in a variety of work situations.” ComedySportz San Jose will train attendees to: build presentation skills, improve agility and forward thinking, improve public speaking skills and improve the ability to adapt to changing situations. Eventbrite registration is required: . Northside Branch Library–695 Moreland Way, Santa Clara.


Sean’s K-9s 3rd Annual Luau Fundraiser
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 4:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Sean’s K-9s is having their biggest fundraising event of the year, the 3rd Annual Fundraiser Luau, on Saturday, August 12, 2017. The Luau will be held at the Santa Clara Elks Lodge, where guests will enjoy an afternoon in the warm summer sun, and a night under the stars.


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