Category Archives: Family

#15a Tonight – Tap Dancing Christmas Trees Beat Back The Grinch

  Tonight – Come out and show both your community and holiday spirit as Alameda’s own Tap Dancing Christmas Trees perform up and down Christmas Tree Lane to raise money to replace decorations recently stolen from several of the homes. … Continue reading

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#13a Alameda Civic Ballet’s Nutcracker

To continue on my holiday theme today, I want to let you know about the upcoming performances of Alameda’s very own Alameda Civic Ballet’s rendition of the Nutcracker. Join ACB and a cast of over 100 to ring in the … Continue reading

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#13 Fairy Winterland Festival

Ok. The holiday spirit has firmly taken hold as I write about a special event at Children’s Fairyland that is going on now through the 23rd and in my #13a post, giving you advance notice of Alameda’s own Alameda Civic … Continue reading

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#12 Christmas Trees Delivered, Setup (and after Christmas) Recycled

If you haven’t picked up your Christmas tree now is the time. One of the best services in town is provided by local Encinal Nursery. My family has a tradition of getting a 10′-12′ tree and very much appreciate not … Continue reading

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#9 Santa’s Workshop at Alameda Towne Centre

Santa is here and the kids have their wish lists ready. We’re off for our annual tradition to visit Santa at Alameda Towne Centre.  All through the month of December Santa’s house is set up to welcome young believers and … Continue reading

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#7 Walk (or cruise) Down Christmas Tree Lane

Well, the holidays are now in full swing. And if you haven’t checked it out this year yet, head on over to Christmas Tree Lane (aka Thompson Avenue) once the sun goes down and it is fully dark. The houses … Continue reading

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