Saturday 7.9 Author Of Cambodian Life Visits At Booksmart
Booksmart, 17145 S. Monterey in Morgan Hill, hosts Karen Coates,
author of
‘Cambodia Now: Life In The Wake Of War,’ 12:30-3:30pm.
Saturday 7.9

Author Of Cambodian Life Visits At Booksmart

Booksmart, 17145 S. Monterey in Morgan Hill, hosts Karen Coates, author of ‘Cambodia Now: Life In The Wake Of War,’ 12:30-3:30pm. Coates’ work examines Cambodian life, focusing on the Khmer people and key facets of society through their eyes, including the ancient Angkor legacy, relations with neighboring countries, emerging democracy and psychology.


Art Exhibit

Art by Frank Sustarich, Surrealist, through Aug. 9, at Gallery Morgan Hill, 17490 S. Monterey Road. Reception, today from 3-6pm. ~fsustarich.

Radio Control Model Airshow

July 9and 10 from 9am-3pm at 10250 Monterey Highway north of Morgan Hill. See radio controlled planes, such as Snoopy on his dog house and WWII modle fighters, helicopter demonstrations, racing aircraft and turbine jets. Try your hand at flying a radio-controlled airplane with the help of an instructor. Kids are invited to build their own model planes. Lunch and refreshments are available.

Free admission, both days. Call or check online for complete directions.

281-7288 or

Spring Bird Walks

Led by Dr. Jane Haley, 9am-1pm along Coyote Creek, north of Morgan Hill. Free. Reservations required.

www.werc-ca.orgm or 779-9372.

Dog Walk

Hosted by Coyote Creek Trail, 10am-noon at the park office at the end of Malaguerra Ave. Bring a leash, water and sun protection.


Explore the Past

Explore Chitactac-Adams County Park’s native Ohlone culture, 10am-noon at the park, Watsonville and Burchell Roads, Gilroy.


Summer Concert

Hosted by the Morgan Hill Wind Symphony, 5-7pm at the Community Amphitheater, 17000 Monterey Road. Free.

Wings of History

Historic aircraft museum with more than 20 planes, 12777 Murphy Ave., San Martin. 10am-3pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays; 11am-4pm, Saturdays and Sundays. Donation.


Older Women’s League

Santa Clara County Chapter meets second Saturday of each month (except Aug.), 9:45am at Cypress Gardens, 3555 Judro Way, San Jose.

Women over 50 encouraged to attend. Focus is on issues dealing with women’s concerns.


Autism/Pdd/Asperger’s Support Group

SOAR meets second Saturday of the month from 10am-noon at 7881 Eigleberry St., Gilroy.

Jodi, 779-2676.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Various meetings in Morgan Hill and South County throughout the week to help those trying to break a drinking problem.

Meets daily, Monday-Saturday, 12:30, 6 and 8pm, Sunday, 11am and 7:30pm, 18675 N. Adams Ct.


Sunday 7.10

Summer Concerts in the Park

Today, July 24, Aug. 14 and 28, 5-7pm in the outdoor amphitheater at Christmas Hill Park, 7050 Miller Ave., Gilroy. Free. Silver Creek-country. or 846-0400.

Morgan Hill Lion’s Club Membership Drive

2pm in Morgan Hill. Open to anyone interested in finding out about the Morgan Hill Lion’s Club and meet the members or wants to become a member his or her family. The Lion’s Club is a non-profit service group serving the Morgan Hill community since 1938.

Free ice cream.

For location and details, call 779-1470.

South County Singles

Single? Over 50? Still Active? Come join us. We meet the second and fourth Sundays of each month. Socializing, dining, activities.

Gloria, 842-5393.

Monday 7.11

Gilroy Duplicate Bridge

Mondays, 6:30pm in the Monticelli Community Room, Bldg. 129, 841 Monticelli Drive; Thursdays, 10am at the Senior Center, 7371 Hanna St.; and every third Sunday, 1pm at the Veteran’s Building, 74 W. 6th St.


Food Addicts Anonymous

Meets Mondays, 7-8:30pm at Advent Lutheran Church, 16870 Murphy Ave.

Victoria, 778-6353.

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