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Cemetery tours

  • Alhambra Cemetery daylight tours 10 a.m.-noon March 26, April 18. Learn about local war heroes, personalities, politicians, creative caretaker. Best for adults. Free, donations accepted for cemetery restoration. Registration: 925-372-3510.

    Help for small business

  • Free social media workshop 8-10 a.m. March 20, 100 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. Small business owners learn basics of social media for marketing. Register 925-685-9535, megan@hoganmarketingandmedia.com.

    Sewing for our troops

  • Contra Costa Blue Star Moms meet 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 16, Bethany Baptist Church, 5850 Alhambra Ave., Martinez. Make quilts for wounded military, families. All skill levels welcome. Bring bag lunch. 925-689-5947.

    Hippity hop

  • Breakfast with Bunny 8:30-9:30 a.m. March 23, Pleasant Hill Senior Center, 233 Gregory Lane. For children 1-10 and parents. Breakfast, crafts with Bunny. $7.50-$8.50. Register by March 20: 925-682-0896.

    Family Easter activities

  • Easter egg hunt 9:30 a.m. March 30, Pleasant Hill Park, 147 Gregory Lane. Jugglers, music, face painting, photos with Easter Bunny. Egg hunt $6 per child. Bring basket. Register by March 29. 925-682-0896.

    Expo, plant sale

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    Expo, plant sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 6, Rodgers Ranch Historic Farm, 315 Cortsen Road, Pleasant Hill. Garden experts, plants, supplies. Classes: Composting, bees, worm farming, chicken coops. Free. www.rodgersranchurbanfarm.org.

    It's all about horses

  • Horse Faire 10 a.m.-3 p.m. March 30, Heather Farm Park, 301 N. San Carlos Drive, Walnut Creek. Horse riding, breed demonstrations, kids activity, crafts, drill teams, trick horses, cowboys, dressage, western barbecue. Free admission. 925-939-2929, www.ecwc.org.

    The hunt is on!

  • Kids, dogs Easter egg hunt 2-4 p.m. March 24, Rodgers Smith Park, 750 Grayson Road, Pleasant Hill. Kids fill Easter baskets with eggs, dogs get bones, treats. Baked goods, raffles, photos. $5, $8 for two. 925-279-2247, ext. 306, www.cchumane.org.

    DVC's 'Richard III'

  • DVC Drama opens Shakespeare's "Richard III," 8 p.m. March 15, 321 Golf Club Road, Pleasant Hill. $10-$20. For additional performance dates, call 925-687-4445 or www.dvcdrama.net. Free parking.

    You on YouTube?

  • Business seminar 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., March 21, 921 Susana St., Martinez. Easy steps for using YouTube to meet business goals. Martinez chamber members free, all others $20. Register by March 18. 925-228-2345.

    English tutors needed

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    Diablo Valley Literacy Council workshop 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 16, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 4000 Clayton Road, Concord. Volunteers teach non-English speaking adults. $15 registration. 925-685-3881, dvlc.tripod.com; dvlc4esl@gmail.com.

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