East County Events June 6-7 and Beyond

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June 6: Delta Tactical Training Group Basic Civilian Handgun Safety Training
Class Cost: 
$120.00 + $10.00 range fee
Class Time: 8 hours, 9 AM to 1 PM/Range Time: 2 PM to 4 PM
Class Location: 2504 Verne Roberts Circle, Suite #103, Antioch, CA 94509
Materials Needed: 50 rounds of ammunition and eye/ear protection
Contact: (925) 775-4777

If you have little to no experience with handguns, this is the class for you. You will learn about the basic safety and responsibilities that come with owning and operating a handgun. This class teaches general safety rules, range rules, basic gun laws and transportation and storage of a firearm.

Upcoming Training Dates

  • June 14 – Intermediate
  • June 21st – Beginner (Women’s Class)
  • July 5th – Beginner
  • July 12 – Intermediate
  • July 19th – Beginner (Women’s Class)
  • July 26 – Intermediate

 

Brentwood YouPickJune 6: Brentwood U-Pick at Streets of Brentwood
Travel to various farms and ranches in the Brentwood area, driving on your own and selecting from the many featured farms to picking your own choicest of seasonal fruits from cherries to peaches, apricots to blackberries, strawberries and plums plus tomatoes, and much, much more.

Check-In Times 8:00 am – 12:00 pm at The Streets of Brentwood

  • Saturday, June 6    (multiple types of berries, peaches, plums and limited cherries.)
  • Saturday, June 20  (peaches, nectarines, apricots, and multiple types of berries.)
  • Saturday, July 11   (multiple types of berries, peaches, plums and limited cherries.)
  • Saturday, July 25   (peaches, nectarines, apricots, and multiple types of berries.)

The Streets of Brentwood, adjacent to Hwy. 4 at the Sand Creek Road exit, is just minutes east of San Francisco and Oakland or northeast from San Jose. For more information, visit Streets of Brentwood


 

Brentwood-Farmers-MarketJune 6: Brentwood Farmers Market
The Brentwood Farmers’ Market on is open on Saturday from 8am to 12pm, Oak St. and First St.  New this year – they have expanded around the corner onto Oak St. The season will run from March 7, 2015 to November 21, 2015.


 

June 6: Oakley Mayor at the Market
Mayor Doug Hardcastle will be at the Lucky Supermarket on Saturday, June 6th from noon to 2:00 p.m. Be sure to stop by and say “hello” to the Mayor as you head in for needed grocery items


 

Patriot-Jet-FoundationJune 7: Patriot Jet Team Open House
The Patriots Jet Team Foundation will be having an open house on Sunday, June 7th from 11:00AM-1:00PM at the Patriots Jet Team Hangar Facility located at 760 Osprey Ct. at the Byron Airport. As many residents may not be familiar with the Patriots Jet Team or the Foundation this will be the perfect opportunity to see their six, L-39 jets which perform at air shows all over the west coast along with MIG-17’s and other high performance planes.

The Foundation provides educational hands-on STEM programs for our youth in our community including the basics of flight, aircraft design and build, as well as a pilot ground course, and much more. These exciting programs and future programs will be discussed and of course we are always looking for more volunteers to work with our kids and community.

For more info on the Patriots Jet Team Foundation you may visit our web site at www.pjtf.org and for more info about the open house please call Dave at 925.935.5710

 


The Hundred-Year-Old-Man
June 7: El Campanil Presents International Film Showcase Presents
The Hundred-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out The Window and Escaped at 2:00 pm
Allan Karlsson is about to celebrate his hundredth birthday, and a birthday party is planned at his retirement home. Allan is alert despite his age, but not so interested in the party. Instead he steps out the window and disappears. He gets hold of a suitcase of drug money and becomes chased by both drug dealers and the police. Filled with lots of adventures, Allan’s life story is told in parallel to this. He eats dinner with the future President Harry S. Truman, hitchhikes with Winston Churchill, travels on a riverboat with the wife of Mao Zedong and walks across the Himalayas on foot.

More Information/ Video /Buy Tickets


Brentwood LogoJune 12: Starry Nights in Brentwood Summer Concert Series
This Starry Nights in Brentwood Summer Concert will feature “Forejour”, a tribute to Foreigner and Journey! The concert will be held in City Park, located at 710 Second Street in Brentwood.  The show will begin at 7 p.m.  All patrons are asked to follow park rules before, during, and after the concerts.  No dogs, no glass containers, and no audio/video recording devices allowed.  Ample parking is available in the parking garage.

Bring your blanket, chairs, and a picnic dinner and enjoy this FREE event.

  • When: Friday, June 12, 2015
  • Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Where: City Park, 710 Second Street, Brentwood, CA, 94513

 

Hannah-Nicole-VineyardsJune 13: Hannah Nicole Vineyards & Winery presents Under Cover Girls
Please join us for the kickoff of our summer concert series!  Enjoy an evening under the stars on the lawn with our returning headliners, the Under Cover Girls.   Included in your admission is a logo’d  wine glass and wine available for purchase by the glass or bottle.

We will have  great summer fare on site for purchase, and we will have picnic “baskets” available for advance VIP tickets.  For more information, visit www.hnvwines.com

Other upcoming concerts include:

  • 7/11 – Prince Tribute- “The Purple Ones”
  • 8/8 – Steely Dan / Chicago Tribute –Aja Vu
  • 9/12 – Journey Revisited

Please call with any questions, 925-513-9463 or email at [email protected]


 

June 13: Oakley Movie in the Plaza

Join us as we will reveal the winner of the Oakley Film Festival followed by Disney’s “Maleficent”. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, snacks will be available for purchase. The movie will begin at dark between 8:30 and 9:00 p.m. The event is held at Oakley’s Civic Center in downtown Oakley


 

June 13: Oakley Film Festival

The City of Oakley is hosting the inaugural Oakley Film Festival, featuring short films submitted by local youth. The goal is to provide a platform for filmmakers to share their art with the community, as well as to provide the community with a positive experience viewing these films while supporting local artists. The Festival also aims to showcase Oakley and the people who make it a wonderful and unique place to live. For more information, or to access the entry form visit: www.filmfreeway.com/festival/OakleyFilmFestival.


 

June 14: El Campanil – A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum Presented by The Vagabond Players
The Broadway hit musical, set in Rome during the first century A.D. during the early years of the Roman Empire, opens with one of the musical’s most famous songs, “Comedy Tonight.” The ever-funny comic bit of mistaken identities. Show begins at 2:00 pm More Information/Buy Tickets


 

June 20: Oakley to Host Main Street Car Show

Join the City of Oakley on June 20 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Civic Center plaza for their Main Street Car Show. The car show is open to all makes and models of American and Foreign cars. Space is limited and pre-registration is required at City Hall. $25 (includes Dash Plaque and Goody Bag. The city is also accepting retail and craft vendors.

For more information, contact the Recreation Department at (925) 625-7044 or visit www.oakleyinfo.com


June 27: You Me We = Oakley Citizenship Drive
You, Me, We = Oakley is scheduled to host a Citizenship Drive on Saturday June 27 at Oakley City Hall in order to assist applicants commence in naturalization process to become US Citizens. Participants will be screened for eligibility and have a volunteer fill out their applications and be placed in the appropriate English/Civics exam preparation course. To volunteer, please contact Gaby at [email protected]

City-of-OakleyJuly 4: Oakley Cityhood Celebration
Join the City of Oakley for their cityhood celebration at the Freedom Basin. More details to come


International Film Showcase Presents The Lunchbox (India)
Sunday July 19, 2015   2:00 pm

A mistaken delivery in Mumbai’s famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox.

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