Silicon Valley Wanderings

By Robert Haugh

Saturday, March 10
Together for Yemen
MCA Banquet Hall, 3003 Scott Blvd.
6 to 10 p.m.

Presented by Islamic Relief USA, the event features Jehan Hakim, who will discuss the 3-year mark of the conflict in Yemen. Dinner provided by Falafel Bite.

Saturday, March 17
Divas Day Out
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Diva’s Day Out features all things shopping, giveaways, health & fitness, beauty, fashion, motherhood, finance, education and careers with over 100 businesses. Live entertainment will include dancers and fashion shows, with a headlining performance by Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas.

The first 500 women will receive a free hot pink feather boa. Free admission and parking.


Saturday, March 17
Santa Clara Vanguard Birthday Brunch
Vanguard Hall, 1795 Space Park Drive
9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Vanguard Music and Performing Arts celebrates their 51st birthday with a celebratory brunch. The hearty meal will include mimosas, followed by the 2018 Vanguard Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. The morning concludes with a performance by the Santa Clara Vanguard and Vanguard Cadets.


Wednesday, March 21
Women in Business Leadership Group
Triton Museum of Art, 1505 Warburton Avenue
6 to 8 p.m.

The Women in Business Leadership Group is a program of the Santa Clara Chamber of Commerce. Esther Peralez-Dieckmann, Executive Director of Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence will speak about the problem of domestic violence. Free for Santa Clara Chamber members and $15 for non-members.

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