Community Briefs - Week of Jan. 30

Show downtown LA some love Friday

Organizers hope the Valentine’s Stroll and First Friday activities scheduled this week will encourage visitors to show downtown Los Altos some love.

The events, scheduled 5-8 p.m. Friday, will include live music along downtown streets from 10 bands, as well as shops with extended hours, enabling patrons to shop for Valentine’s Day gifts.

Visitors can have their photos taken in “The Kissing Frame” at Veterans Community Plaza, located at Main and State streets. Event programs and children’s activities also will be available at the plaza.

The Valentine’s Stroll is co-sponsored by the Los Altos Village Association and Los Altos First Friday.

For a list of participating businesses and bands and for more information, visit or

San Antonio Hills homeowners to meet

The annual San Antonio Hills homeowners’ meeting is scheduled 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at Los Altos Golf & Country Club, 1560 Country Club Drive.

Speakers will include Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian; J Logan, general manager of the Los Altos Hills County Fire District; and Capt. Rich Urena of the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.

The meeting also will include the election of new directors and a question-and-answer period.

The meeting is open to all San Antonio Hills area residents.

s are set to begin at 7 p.m.

For more information, visit

LA History Museum hosts final Crab Feed

Tickets are available for the Los Altos History Museum’s final Crab Feed fundraiser, scheduled 6-10 p.m. Saturday at St. William Church Parish Hall, 611 S. El Monte.

For 31 years, the all-you-can-eat crab fest and live auction has been a Los Altos tradition, raising funds to help the museum continue its mission of producing engaging educational programs and exhibitions for the community. The final Crab Feed will honor Pinky Whelan, founder and creator of the event.

Tickets are $140 for museum members, $150 for nonmembers. Groups of 8-11 may reserve a table.

To purchase tickets and for more information, visit


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