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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp The West End’s Washington Park as it appeared about 100 years ago. Postcard appears courtesy of

All About Washington Park

Dec 28,2017

One of the fine amenities of the West End is Washington Park. Located at 740 Central Ave. the park is defined by “upper” and “lower” areas. The areas were designated historically. 

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Courtesy photo  Winnie the Witch will visit the Alameda Free Library on Wednesday, Oct. 25. The Halloween-themed blacklight puppet show for kids starts at 7 p.m.

Halloween Events for Kids Set at Library

Oct 19,2017


Fright Night Escape Room
Something isn’t quite right. There’s an eerie calm in the air and it seems like you and your friends are the only people left on earth. Can you solve the mystery and get out in time before succumbing to the force that has taken over?  

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Learn to Love Jazz with Library

Apr 06,2017


The Alameda Free Library is hosting a free concert celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month, showcasing the talents of the Dave Rocha Trio. The concert will be held from 2 to 3 p.m., Sunday, April 30, at the Main Library, 1550 Oak St. 

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Concert Set at Church

Dec 15,2016


The music department at First Congregational Church Alameda, United Church of Christ announced its annual Christmas Concert entitled, “Star of Peace” will take place Sunday, Dec. 18, at 6 p.m. in the church sanctuary.  

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Bonnie Randal Boller  “Stuck in Traffic” will be one of the works on display as the Frank Bette Center celebrates Alameda’s Park Street Bridge in a new exhibition.

Art Show to Celebrate the Park Street Bridge

Nov 03,2016


In a collaboration of the Alameda Women Artists, the Alameda Island Poets and other poets, the Frank Bette Center for the Arts (FBCA) will present a new show of artwork and poetry titled Celebrating the Park Street Bridge.  

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