Briefly: Oaktoberfest returning to Oakland’s Dimond district Oct. 1-2


The Bay House’s premiere family-friendly loose craft beer competition, boasting greater than 200 craft beers from greater than 50 breweries is again for its fifteenth 12 months! Oakland’s Dimond district will host Oaktoberfest the weekend of Oct. 1-2.

Are living track on the Smoakland Blue Dream Primary Degree at the side of 4 different levels full of wonderful artists can be accompanied through a dance zone with turf battles and the well-known Rootbier Garten serving Loard’s ice-cream and Satan’s Canyon Brewery craft rootbeer floats. With a complete side road devoted to children and kinfolk points of interest, there can be masses of distributors in an out of doors artisan market with garments, crafts and, after all, quite a lot of mouthwatering meals choices, together with from native kitchens providing conventional German-inspired delicacies.

A must-visit vacation spot for beer lovers, the Brotzeit Bavarian Beer Corridor will serve steins of conventional German flavors and regional brew pub favorites all weekend lengthy. For extra main points or to buy tournament applications prematurely, go to on-line.

— Dimond Development Affiliation

Have fun opening of Montclair Village’s Antioch Court docket

Have fun the outlet rite for the Montclair Village Plaza’s Antioch Court docket Streetscape Development from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday. All are invited to Montclair Village, the place meals distributors can be available for a celebratory ribbon-cutting at 2 p.m., adopted through reside track till 7 p.m. with Dana Salzman, Richelle Scales, The Flannels, Valerie Troutt and Oakadelic!

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Because of the town of Oakland, person donors and industry sponsors, the Plaza’s new roadway and sidewalks can be entire with new lighting fixtures and security measures, able for other folks to deliver the gap to existence and revel in for generations to come back. This venture and long run endeavors are coordinated through the Montclair Cares Membership, the place neighborhood participants fund programming in Montclair Village. For $10 a month, assist construct significant native connections and strengthen cultural expression, and enhance the lives of other folks in our neighborhood. Grow to be a member lately on our website online,

— Montclair Village Affiliation


‘Espresso, Vehicles and Police officers’ display going down this Saturday

Take a look at some slick rides on the “Espresso, Vehicles and Police officers” automobile display from 10 a.m. to two p.m. Saturday. The development is loose and can happen at 800 Magnolia Ave. in Piedmont.

Meet and communicate to Piedmont’s regulation enforcement body of workers, ask questions and get tips about staying protected on your neighborhood. Piedmont police submit information and updates on Twitter, Fb, Instagram and NextDoor. Additionally they have crime house maps and different helpful services and products for voters.

Van Heusen tribute live performance set for Oct. 9 at arts middle

The Within the Custom Piano Trio will carry out a tribute to composer Jimmy Van Heusen at 3 p.m. Oct. 9 within the Piedmont Middle for the Arts at 801 Magnolia Ave. in Piedmont.

Van Heusen composed greater than 1,000 songs, of which 50 become American well-liked track classics. Teamed with lyricist Sammy Cahn, the pair received 3 Academy Awards for perfect music: “The entire Manner,” (1957), “Top Hopes” (1959) and “Name Me Irresponsible” (1963). Van Heusen’s songs have been favorites of crooners Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby, and a few of his jazz classics come with “However Stunning,” “Right here’s That Wet Day” and “It May Occur to You.”

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Tickets to the live performance are $20 on the door or on-line at The live performance will receive advantages for the humanities middle. The trio options Invoice Jackman on piano; Wealthy Trevor on bass and Anthony Pegram on drums. A photograph id and evidence of complete COVID-19 vaccination booster pictures can be required to wait, and mask should be worn. The live performance can be restricted to 70 attendees.

Sport Division begins stitching and crafting crew

The Piedmont Sport Division is beginning a brand new stitching and crafting circle by which individuals can socialize whilst they paintings on their crocheting, beading, embroidery or different hand crafts and possibly percentage their experience with others. The loose periods are from 10:30 a.m. to twelve:30 p.m. as of this week within the Piedmont Middle for the Arts at 801 Magnolia Ave. in Piedmont.

Piedmont is searching for new contract elegance instructors. The Sport Division is all the time having a look to supply new grownup and formative years categories. Ship questions to contracts coordinator Carrie Villa at [email protected] Center faculty ladies can now join seventh- and eighth-grade basketball groups. Sign in through Sept. 30.

Assist town’s Lantern Tasks support reasons within the International South

Piedmont-based Lantern Tasks has established some new needs to be granted in El Salvador, Cameroon, at the Ivory Coast and in Sri Lanka.

A donation of any measurement is liked to assist initiatives in want in those international locations within the International South. Merely word the want quantity and ship tests to the nonprofit Lantern Tasks, the place each and every penny donated is going to assist. Ship tax-deductible donations to Lantern Tasks, 51 Glen Alpine Highway, Piedmont, CA 94611. Or donate with a bank card to

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Want #454 provides cleansing merchandise, books and academic toys wanted through El Pital-Las Tablas faculty in El Salvador, in a far off mountainous house. Pieces come with $4.50 every for disinfectant, $2.35 for brooms and tale books for $1.50 to $6.

Luggage of meals and vegetable seeds are wanted in Sri Lanka; $150 with want #455 will supply 5 vegetable seed packets and 10 manioc seedlings to 80 households.

Want #456 in Cameroon will supply aquaculture provides for internet, scales and fish farming provides with an $8 to $50 donation and generate employment for 30 unemployed formative years.

Want #457 within the Ivory Coast will supply science package fabrics for the Karat College Mission of 87 kids. Donations are $13 to $200 for a microscope.

— Linda Davis, correspondent

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