Ignite the Night is a social evening out for Nierman parents and their friends, an opportunity to create community and connection, while at the same time raising funds for a specific purpose in the preschool. This year, proceeds will benefit our preschool’s outdoor nature, sensory and STEM enhancements.
Join Lawrence Family JCC at this event to remember victims of the Holocaust, honor its survivors and teach future generations.
On May 2nd , San Diego children will recite works written over seventy years ago by children, most of whom perished in the Holocaust. These works, recently discovered diaries, poems and letters, were written by the youngest victims of the Holocaust, the
youngest writer being a six-year-old girl. These dramatic readings are part of the service for Holocaust Remembrance Day, sponsored jointly by Ner Tamid and Temple Adat Shalom synagogues. The service takes place Thursday, May 2, at 7:00pm at Ner Tamid Synagogue and is open to the greater San Diego community.
Father Joe’s Villages will host the 35th annual Children’s Charity Gala to support life-changing services for children and families experiencing homelessness, spanning from preschool to medical care.
North County’s premier street fair is returning to Carlsbad this spring. The Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce will hold the Carlsbad Village Faire on Sunday, May 5, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in downtown Carlsbad. The Faire will stretch east to west from Carlsbad Boulevard to Jefferson Street and north to south from Beech Avenue to Carlsbad Village Drive, with all streets closed for pedestrian use only.
Since 1974, the Carlsbad Village Faire features more than 750 vendors selling a variety of unique goods including art, antiques, clothing, items from around the world and much more! The Faire will also feature rides for kids, an international food center, live music and an old-fashioned pancake breakfast. This exciting event draws in visitors from all over Southern California and even other states.
During the event, the Kiwanis Club of Carlsbad will continue its more than 25-year tradition by hosting a pancake breakfast at the Carlsbad railroad depot. The meal, which includes pancakes, sausage, coffee and juice, will be served between 7:00 a.m. and noon.
To make parking more convenient, complimentary shuttles will run to and from the Faire. Shuttles will pick up and drop off visitors at the Poinsettia Coaster Station and at the west corner of Sears at The Shoppes at Carlsbad. Additional handicapped parking is available at the Carlsbad Visitor Center (the old train depot) located at 400 Carlsbad Village Dr, as well as at the Village Faire Shopping Center located at 300 Carlsbad Village Dr. Handicapped spaces are limited.
For more information about the Carlsbad Village Faire, please contact the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce by visiting www.carlsbad.org or calling (760) 931-8400.
The 11th annual Miracle Babies Superhero 5K will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at NTC Park at Liberty Station (2455 Cushing Road), with registration beginning at 7:00 a.m. This joyful event includes a timed 5K run at 8:00 a.m., followed by a family-friendly 5K walk at 9:00 a.m., perfect for all levels. Attendees are encouraged to show their spirit by dressing up as their favorite superhero!