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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Holiday Food Drive

Community Services teams up with Bay Area Rescue Mission to help provide even more this holiday season.

The holiday food drive officially launches on December 5th and will run through December 16th. During this period, bring in cans of food and other non-perishables to any of our locations throughout the city. Your donation will benefit and support the loca...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Richmond Seeks New Poet Laureate for 2017-19

Duties of the Poet Laureate include visiting schools to promote poetry and/or perform, attending city, library, and other public functions, and writing poetry that will be printed in a short publication to be available at the Public Library. The first off...More info ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Mathieu Court Alley Play Street Selected as One of the Winners in the Play Everywhere Challenge

Mathieu Court Alley Play Street

Mathieu Court Alley Play Street Selected as One of the 50 Winners Nationwide in the Play Everywhere Challenge

Earlier this summer, the City of Richmond partnered with the Richmond Art Center, Trust for Public Land, Richmond Love Your Block Initiative, and the Iron Triangle Neighborhood Council to submit a concept to paint interactive games & artwork on Mathie...Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Mathieu Court Alley Play Street Selected as One of the Winners in the Play Everywhere Challenge

Mathieu Court Alley Play Street

Mathieu Court Alley Play Street Selected as One of the 50 Winners Nationwide in the Play Everywhere Challenge

Earlier this summer, the City of Richmond partnered with the Richmond Art Center, Trust for Public Land, Richmond Love Your Block Initiative, and the Iron Triangle Neighborhood Council to submit a concept to paint interactive games & artwork on Mathie...Read on...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Holiday Food Drive

Community Services teams up with Bay Area Rescue Mission to help provide even more this holiday season.

The holiday food drive officially launches on December 5th and will run through December 16th. During this period, bring in cans of food and other non-perishables to any of our locations throughout the city. Your donation will benefit and support the loca...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: November 16, 2016

19th Annual Senior Winter Ball

Join us for the 19th Annual Senior Winter Ball for an evening of dining and live entertainment which will be provided by Top Shelf Review. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Dinner will be served from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Tickets are $35.00 per person in advance; $40 per person at the door. For tickets, please call (510) 620-6793. For event information, please call Myrtle Braxton-Ellington at (510) 233-0777 or Naomi Williams at (510) 235-8131.Read on...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Candy Cane Classic Basketball Tournament

For over 50 years the Candy Cane Classic Basketball Tournament has provided exciting recreation and competitive tournament play for bay area youth.

The tournament is open for boys, girls and co-ed teams of 10U, 12U, and 14U divisions. For information on how to register your teams, please contact the Community Services Registration Office at (510) 620-6793.

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