Dec 5th 6:30pm–8:00pm
Iranian Visions of Modern and Contemporary Art - Palo Alto
Curator and scholar Fereshteh Daftari will offer an overview of key issues treated in her recent publication, Persia Reframed: Iranian Visions of Modern and Contemporary Art.
Event is free and open to the public.Part of the Stanford Festival of Iranian Arts.
Hosted by Stanford Iranian Studies Program
Dec 6th 12:00pm–3:00pm
Affordable Housing Apply-a-thon - Sunnyvale Unity Church
Open Waitlist Applications and Tips on how to find affordable housing. Free Lunch, Free Haircuts 12:00 - 2:00pm. Sponsored by Downtown Streets Team
Dec 6th 5:00pm–6:30pm
Join us for our 9th annual holiday celebration, Fiesta Navideña. On Friday, December 6, families throughout East San José will gather at the School of Arts and Culture at MHP for an evening of food, music, and dance that embodies the holiday spirit of communities in the United States and throughout Latin America. This free community event captures the warmth of East San José’s community, and includes mariachi and folklórico student recitals, Posada, Christmas tree lighting, local vendors, community resources, and other family activities that seek to strengthen and unite the community through arts and culture.
Dec 6th 5:00pm–7:00pm
Safe Space (Centennial Rec Center in Morgan Hill)
Calling all LGBTQ+ youth and young adults in South County! Please join us for our weekly group at the Centennial Recreation Center’s Teen Center! Safe Space is a place to be yourself, participate in discussions, find community, play games, and have fun! Safe Space is open to queer, trans, and ally youth and youth adults ages 13-25. For questions or more info, please reach out to Joseph at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Centennial Recreation Center
171 West Edmundson Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Dec 7th 10:30am–11:30am
San Jose Tenant Rights - Free Community Education Presentation
Hosted by Asian Law Alliance
Dec 10th 12:00pm–1:00pm
Flag Raising Ceremony in honor of International Human Rights Day
The Santa Clara County Human Rights Commission in coordination with County Supervisor Dave Cortese’s office will be hosting a flag raising ceremony in honor of International Human Rights Day.
Hear from some of your elected officials and celebrate with us as we raise the flag of the United Nations. Those in attendance will receive a complimentary custom-printed copy of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The flag raising ceremony will last about 30 minutes. No tickets are needed and all are welcome to attend! Please do RSVP here so we know how many pamphlets to bring.
County Government Center Pavilion -
70 W Hedding Street | San José, CA 95112
Dec 10th 6:00pm–8:00pm
TRUTH Act Community Forum
Santa Clara County residents are invited to participate in a community forum about a California law called the TRUTH Act and the public’s right to transparency regarding the access that local governments may provide to federal immigration agents.
The forum will be livestreamed on the County’s Board Agenda website. Although the SCC government is hosting the meeting, no action will be taken on the matter. Translation in Spanish and Vietnamese will be available for those in attendance.
County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors Chambers
70 West Hedding St., San José, CA 95110
Dec 11th 6:00pm–8:00pm
Virtual Lawyers in the Library - Milpitas Library
Use the link below to sign up for a 20 minute appointment between 6:00 and 8:00pm. This signup is for Community Members seeking legal advice at the Virtual Pro Bono Legal Clinic.
160 N. Main Street, Milpitas, CA.
Dec 11th 6:30pm–8:30pm
Bill Wilson Center Light of Lights Ceremony
Please join us for this Uplifting Ceremony where we will:
- Honor our First Respondors
- Honor our loved ones who have died
- Honor the Valle Monte List for their 40 years of support
For more information call (408) 278-2512
Center for Spiritual Living
1195 Clark St, San Jose 95125
Dec 13th 4:00pm–6:00pm
Holigay Clothing Giveaway - LGBTQ Youth Space
Please join us for our FREE clothing giveaway! Come to the Space to take as much clothing and accessories as you want!
This event is open to queer and trans youth and their allies, ages 13-25. For questions or more info, please contact our Drop-in Center Coordinator, Stanley, at: email@example.com.
The LGBTQ Youth Space
452 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Dec 16th 5:00pm–7:30pm
Citizenship Application Help at the Santa Clara Central Park Library
Get help preparing your citizenship application and filing a USCIS fee waiver or reduced fee request, if applicable. Guidance on the naturalization legal process, eligibility requirements, and interview will be provided. Register by phone: 408-658-9206 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every 3rd Monday of the month from 5 - 7:30 pm, Santa Clara City Library, Heritage Pavilion 2nd Floor. (January and February 2019 will be held on the 4th Monday due to holiday closures.) For more information contact email@example.com
Dec 16th 5:00pm–7:00pm
Virtual Lawyers in the Library - Gilroy Library
Use the link below to sign up for a 20 minute appointment between 5:00 and 7:00pm. This signup is for Community Members seeking legal advice at the Virtual Pro Bono Legal Clinic.
350 W. Sixth Street, Gilroy, CA.
Dec 17th 12:00pm–4:00pm
SIREN Free DACA Renewal Workshop
Remember to bring the following: -work permit -copy of your prior DACA application - 2 passport style pictures -Check or Money Order for $495 -if you have ever been arrested, your court certified disposition -Your most recent tax return (i.e. your 2018 taxes) *For eligible individuals, we are offering scholarship for the $495 renewal fee
Please keep in mind that all documents must be brought in order for SIREN to assist you.
RSVPs are required for each applicant renewing DACA. This form will automatically disable after SIREN reaches the max number of applicants we can assist for each clinic. You can find more on our website at www.siren-bayarea.org
1415 Koll Circle, #108, San Jose, CA
Dec 17th 6:30pm–7:00pm
Virtual Lawyers in the Library - Morgan Hill Library
Use the link below to sign up for the waiting list for an appointment between 6:30 and 7:00pm.
Morgan Hill Library
660 W. Main Ave., Morgan Hill, California.
Dec 18th 10:00am–12:00pm
Virtual Lawyers in the Library - Santa Clara County Bar Association
Use the link below to sign up for a 20 minute appointment between 10:00am and 12:00pm. This signup is for Community Members seeking legal advice at the Virtual Pro Bono Legal Clinic.