The Harpers Hall Ensemble Christmas Concert. 4 p.m. Dec.15. Christmas music featuring the ensemble and guest soloists followed by a “harp petting zoo.” Covenant Presbyterian Church, 670 E. Meadow, Palo Alto. $10 adults, $15 families with children under 12. 650-494-1760 or www.harpershall.com. The Delta Wires (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Dec. 18. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com. Elvin Bishop. 8 p.m. Dec. 21. Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $25. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com.
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Children’s Holiday Teddy Bear Tea: This family event, a benefit for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, features hot chocolate and a special menu just for children, plus savory tea sandwiches and sweet treats for grownups. Magician Greg Finch presents a magic show, and Santa will be on hand to hear children’s requests and to take pictures. Children can also decorate their own teddy bear cookie, and each child will receive a special teddy bear and a photo with Santa to take home. Hosted by the Women of Power In Purple. Dec. 12, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tickets are $60 for adults, $50 for children. Almaden Golf and Country Club, San Jose. For tickets or more information, visit www.powerinpurple.com or call 408.981.2311.
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A city like Berkeley, therefore, has something valuable to preserve, according to Heyday Books founder and longtime resident Malcolm Margolin. He says a dinner conversation sparked the idea of inviting friends to discuss the city’s values and culture in a free, public panel at 7 p.m. on July 20 as part of Books Inc. grand opening celebrations at its new northside location at 1491 Shattuck Ave. “It came up because I was auctioned off for a benefit for Berkeley Public Library,” Margolin says. “People paid to have dinner with me and the talk was about the ‘Manhattanization’ of Berkeley. I love Manhattan so I wasn’t entirely opposed to it. It has economic benefit, freshening, renaissance, but at the same time, it has costs.”.