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Galleries showcase new displays by local artists : Local Arts Roundup


 “Scottish Highlands,” by Jane W. Ferguson is among the works currently on display at Viewpoints Gallery.
 
 

A number of local artists are exhibiting their work at area galleries.

Gallery 9

Gallery 9’s all-artists summer exhibition runs through Aug. 28.


Troop 37 Scouts earn Eagle rank: Scouting News


Kyer Ebbs and Neville Taraporevala
 

Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 37 members Kyler Ebbs and Neville Taraporevala recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in Boy Scouts.

The two longtime friends are seniors at Los Altos High School.

MV resident joins Child Advocates board: Noteworthy

The Child Advocates of Silicon Valley Board of Directors recently appointed Mountain View resident Lisa Clark to its board.

Clark’s appointment comes as Child Advocates marks 30 years of providing foster children with Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs), who serve as friends and mentors and represent the best interests of the child in dependency hearings.

Los Altos storyteller schedules workshop: Noteworthy

 

Storyteller Enid Davis is scheduled to present a storytelling workshop for grandparents 1-3 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Avenidas Center, 450 Bryant St., Palo Alto.

Davis will explain how grandparents can go a step further than reading aloud to their grandkids by learning how to tell folk and fairy tales.

Scouting News


Kevin Lum, from left, Nicolas Dang and Nilabh Bhat

Three local Scouts earn Eagle rank

Boy Scout Troop 75 of Los Altos recently honored three Scouts for earning their Eagle rank.

Kevin Lum is a senior at Monta Vista High School in Cupertino. For his Eagle Project, he assembled five benches and a picnic table and removed three old benches at Horseshoe Lake and the top of Windy Hill.


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