Distressed mortgage aid
Neighbors Helping Neighbors workshop 10 a.m. July 21, Salvation Army, 3950 Clayton Road, Concord. Reliable information, assistance. Free. 925-289-9097. R.S.V.P. http://neighborshelpingneighbors.biz/about-us.
At the Grove
Concerts in Grove 6-8:30 p.m. July 21, Grove Park Gazebo, Main Street, Clayton. Featuring Bump City, tribute to Tower of Power. Bring blankets, chairs. Free, donations appreciated. 925-673-7300. http://www.tabletop-pro.com/LivinUSA.htm.
'Doll's House' at Willows
Willows Theatre Main Stage opens "A Doll's House," 7:30 p.m. July 23, 1975 Diamond Blvd., Concord. $18-$36. Tickets, show times: 925-798-1300, www.willowstheatre.org.
Children's book authors Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff, Sarah Wilson free writing workshop for students, grades 6-12, 3-5 p.m. July 18, Clayton Library, 6125 Clayton Road. 925-673-0659.
Music & Market
Thursday Music & Market features Carlos Reyes, Latin jazz, violin, harp 6:30-8 p.m. July 12, Todos Santos Plaza, Willow Pass Road at Grant Street. Series through Sept. 13. 925-671-3464, www.concordfirst.org.
Hawaiian days sale
Concord Hospice Thrift Hawaiian Days Sale 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 13, 14; noon-5 p.m. July 15, 5350 Clayton Road. Dashboard hula girls to Hawaiian shirts. All clothing $6.50. Hawaiian items 50 percent off Sunday. 925-674-9072.
Vacation Bible school
For grades preK-6, 9 a.m.-noon July 16-20, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 1092 Alberta Way, Concord. Crafts, snacks, more. Pre-event $20, $15 for siblings; event day $25. 925-686-2000.
Night out against crime
National Night Out against crime 6:30-9:30 p.m. Aug. 7, Todos Santos Plaza, Willow Pass Road at Grant Street. Entertainment by Stung, tribute to The Police, more. Admission, parking free. 925-671-3464 or www.concordfirst.org.
Parkinson's support group 10 a.m.-noon July 21, Grace Presbyterian Church, 2100 Tice Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek. Topic: Cognition. Young onset group 9 a.m. 925-284-2189 or 925-933-6357.
Identify, ask questions about company employment policies 7:30 p.m. July 17, Hilton Concord, 1970 Diamond Blvd. $35-$50. Registration: 925-602-3996.
Red Cross blood drive
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints noon-6 p.m. July 13, 1360 Alberta Way, Concord. Call 800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org to schedule appointments. Use code: INTERFAITHCOMMUNITY.
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