Fine Art in the Park accessible online

The Rotary Club of Los Altos canceled its annual Fine Art in the Park open-air art show, originally scheduled over two days in May, but the show is going on – in online form, through Nov. 1.'

MVHS student collaborates with famed artist on project

Mountain View High School senior Maanasi Hingwe and her friends planned to work on an art installation last spring with award-winning artist Consuelo Jimenez, whose work has been featured in museums including the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Los Altos History Museum reopens with expanded exhibition of ‘Suffrage’

Rise Up! The Fight for Women’s Suffrage.
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Visitors to the Los Altos History Museum can now go inside to view the current exhibition, “Rise Up! The Fight for Women’s Suffrage.”

The Los Altos History Museum plans to open its indoor main gallery to visitors for the first time since March, with an expanded version of its exhibition “Rise Up! The Fight for Women’s Suffrage,” beginning Thursday.

LA resident part of team raising money for water filters in Uganda

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Clean water remains a precious commodity in the African nation of Uganda, but a Los Altos resident is working with a nonprofit to expand access water sanitation tools.

With help from a local resident, SPOUTS Impact recently hosted a virtual yoga fundraising event over Zoom to raise money for its clean water efforts in Uganda.

Los Altos resident from Brazil helping indigenous peoples impacted by COVID-19

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A Los Altos family is working to help indigenous peoples in the Amazon rainforest impacted by COVID-19.

Due to factors that include a lack of health care, insufficient medication and living in an isolated location, the indigenous peoples of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil have been hit especially hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Halloween 2020: At least we have the Coloring Contest

Not all of Halloween is cancelled this year – it's time for spooky stories and colored pumpkins! 

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