Camp for kids

  • Kids 4-11 have day of crafts, games, cooking brownies, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 22, Nancy Boyd recreation room, 90 Church St., Martinez. $18-$20. 925-372-3510.

    Emergency training

  • CERT classes begin 6:30-10 p.m. Jan. 28, Pleasant Hill Adventist Academy, 796 Grayson Road, Pleasant Hill. Six-night program on disaster preparedness, fire safety, first aid, more. www.pleasanthillcertsignup.com, 925-288-4633, 925- 938-5433.

    Baby sitter workshop

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    Youths 11-15 learn skills to provide safe, responsible care for children 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 22, Martinez City Hall, 525 Henrietta St. Bring bag lunch. $62-$67. Scholarships available. Registration: 925-372-3510.

    Give the gift of life

  • American Red Cross blood drive 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 31, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, 2500 Alhambra Ave., Martinez. Appointments: 800-733-2767, redcrossblood.org. Use sponsor code CCRMC.

    Breast cancer research

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    East Bay Cancer Forum 6-7:30 p.m. Jan. 29, Diablo Valley Oncology, 400 Taylor Blvd., Pleasant Hill. Information on latest breast cancer research, updates. Refreshments served. Free. Registration: 925-677-5041, ext. 272, http://dvohmg.com.

    Crab feeds

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    Grace Episcopal Church Crab Feed 5:30 p.m. Jan. 19, 130 Muir Station Road, Martinez. Dinner, raffle, drawing. Proceeds support operations, activities. $40. Tickets: 925-876-6916.

  • Martinez Senior Center Crab Feed 5:45 p.m. Jan. 26, 818 Green St. Dinner, auction, drawings, more. Proceeds benefit center. $45. 925-370-8770, www.cityofmartinez.org.

    Do-si-do

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    Learn basic, modern square dance 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 26; Feb, 2, 9; March 2, 9, Martinez Adult Education, multipurpose room, 600 F St. $40 by Jan. 26, $45 at door. Registration: 925-228-3276, or at Martinez Adult Education office. Refer to section 11-0851.

    Chamber music series

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    St. Andrew's Church chamber music 3 p.m. Jan. 27, 1601 Mary Drive, Pleasant Hill. Cantos wind quintet, Ascot Sextet, more. Refreshments served. Freewill offering. 925-228-7731, deckyt@comcast.net.

    Free health expo

  • East Bay Health Expo, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 26, Civic Park Community Center, 1375 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek. Information on natural health, green living, healthy foods, more. First 200 visitors get free swag bag. www.eastbayhealthexpo.com.

    Global interfaith series

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    Opening Our Hearts: Interfaith Truth in Action series 7 p.m. Wednesdays, through Feb. 6; 4 p.m. Feb. 10, Hillcrest Congregational Church, 404 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. Experience, share traditions, beliefs, more. Information: 925-689-8260, www.hillcrestucc.org.

    Democratic club meets

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    Diablo Valley Democratic Club meets 7 p.m. Jan 23, Ygnacio Valley Library, 2661 Oak Grove Road, Walnut Creek. Al Gore's Climate Reality Project multimedia presentation on climate change worldwide. 25-946-0469 or www.dvdems.org.

    Items included on a space-available basis. Email record@bayareanewsgroup.com or fax 925-943-8362.