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Events & News

Events & News

Here’s what’s going on at Whistlestop:

English Pronunciation & Conversation Class

English Pronunciation & Conversation Class

Wednesdays, from June 8 – July 27, 1-2 pm

Come and learn Basic English pronunciation and conversation with dynamic teacher Katherine Brinnier.
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English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes

English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes

Mondays and Wednesdays from June 8 – July 27, 2-3:30 pm

Whistlestop will offer the following ESL levels; Basic, Intermediate and Advanced classes. Registration for each class is required and the deadline is May 30.
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Beginning Italian

Beginning Italian

Thursdays, from June 9 – August 18, 2:30-3:30 pm

Improve your Italian speaking and conversation skills and have fun with this exciting Italian class.
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Introduction to Innovative Acrylic Painting

Introduction to Innovative Acrylic Painting

Wednesdays: July 6th—August 10th, 10:30 a.m.—12:00 p.m.

In this exciting new class, Graciela Placak will provide step-by-step instruction for using acrylic and metallic paints to create cards and paintings.
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Slavic Celebration

Slavic Celebration

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Slavic Celebration returns to Whistlestop! This year’s cultural attractions includes traditional Slavic folk and romantic music performed by San Francisco musician Alexandr Smirnov, dancing, and delicious chicken shashlik or mushroom stroganoff, Russian side salad, rice, iced kvas, and Napoleon cake.
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Singing Chef

Singing Chef

Monday, August 15, 2:00pm-3pm

Singing Chef Christina Carella Waldeck and guitarist John Hoy will entertain us with summer standards at the Jackson Café (930 Tamalpais, San Rafael).
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Weekly Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Screenings, and Medication Reviews

Weekly Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Screenings, and Medication Reviews

Fridays, 9:30 - 11:00 am

Free weekly blood pressure and cholesterol screenings, and medication reviews are being provided by Bright Star Care, a home care agency that provides home care, caregivers, and medical staffing solutions to families and businesses in Marin--415/332-3300.
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CarePool

CarePool

Whistlestop’s CarePool program helps older adults get to medical appointments or the grocery store. CarePool offers FREE rides to Marin County residents 65 or older and to people with disabilities. CarePool offers a unique “door-through-door” service.
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Marin Voice: Whistlestop housing is the right plan for the right place

Marin Voice: Whistlestop housing is the right plan for the right place

Whistlestop Mission Plaza project receives strong endorsement from Marin Environmental Housing Collaborate (MEHC) in today's Marin Independent Journal's - Marin Voice. After a well-articulated discussion of the issues, MEHC concluded the project is "the right project, in the right place at the right time."
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Whistlestop Book Sale

Whistlestop Book Sale

Book Sale in Whistlestop Lounge has best sellers and is updated with new books every day.
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