REALLY RAGTIME ... A "rollicking romp through Ragtime music gems and favorites" is promised Sunday, April 7, at Really Ragtime, an afternoon event benefiting Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. The $25 admission fee includes light refreshments and performances by Frederick Hodges, Jack and Chris Bradshaw, Robyn and Steve Drivon, Candace Fazzio, Professor Gordon, Larisa Migachyov and The Ragnolia Ragtette. Doors open at 1:15 for the 2 to 4 p.m. performance at the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. The afternoon is sponsored by the Allied Arts Guild Auxiliary. To order online go to www. AlliedArtsGuild.org.
AGING IN PLACE ... The Stanford Center on Longevity and the MetLife Mature Market Institute has developed a manual to help communities measure their capacity to help seniors remain in their own homes and communities as they age. The scholars developed a list of indicators — such as presence of public transportation, well-maintained sidewalks and presence of support services — and ways local governments can assess and improve them.
This story contains 332 words.
If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.
If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.