Flower Run fundraiser set for Saturday
The second Flower Run, a 5K run/walk to raise money for Child Advocates of Silicon Valley, is scheduled 9 a.m. Saturday beginning at Los Altos Hills Town Hall. The nonprofit organization supports children in the foster-care system. The 5K starts in front of town hall, 26379 W. Fremont Road, and goes as far as VMware on Arastradero Road in Palo Alto before looping back to town hall. Participants are encouraged to dress in costume, and finishers will be handed a flower. Snacks will be provided to participants. A raffle will follow the run, and prizes will be awarded to the oldest runner and the top male and female finishers. Registration is $30. To register, visit run4fosterkids.com.
MROSD hosts hike at Rancho San Antonio
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District’s Scenic Aerobic Hike I is scheduled 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve, which borders Los Altos and Cupertino. Docents Huey-Shin Yuan and Mary Brunkhorst are slated to lead the 4- to 6-mile moderately paced hike on some of Rancho’s many trails. There is no fee to participate. For more information, visit openspace.org.