Thursday, August 10th
- Snoopy’s Birthday Party: California’s Great America. Included with park admission.
Friday, August 11th
- Santa Clara Bead & Design Show: Marriott Santa Clara—2700 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara. Aug. 11-13 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tickets: $10 at the door or $8 in advance. www.beadanddesign.com/shows/santaclara.php
Saturday, August 12th
- City-Wide Garage Sale: 408-615-3080. www.santaclaraca.gov/government/departments/public-works/environmental-programs/city-wide-garage-sale
- Colorful Universe Recital: Santa Clara University—Recital Hall. 4-8 p.m. Free event. clvpa.com
- Sean’s K-9s 3rd Annual Luau Fundraiser: Elks Lodge—1680 Martin Ave., Santa Clara. 4-9:30 p.m. Tickets: $58. seansk9s.com/event/3rd-annual-fundraiser-luau/
Sunday, August 13th
- Bay Area Pay it Forward 4th Annual Backpack Drive: Franklin Square Mall. 10 a.m. Must register by email: firstname.lastname@example.org. www.facebook.com/bayareapayitforward/
Monday, August 14th
- Chess For Kids Ages 6-11: Northside Branch Library. 5-6 p.m. 408-615-5500. Eventbrite registration required: chessforkids.eventbrite.com
Tuesday, August 15th
- Back to School Trend Presentation with Stylist Caroline Rooney: Westfield Valley Fair Mall—Center Court. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free event.
Wednesday, August 16th
- Weekly Car Get-Togethers: On Lafayette Street—behind Happy Hound and Togos. Approximately 3:30-7:30 p.m.