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Focusing on the beauty of everyday life: Street photography by Paul Graham at Pace Gallery
A 16th-century painter inspired photographer Paul Graham to create The Seasons, a series of large-scale photos capturing everyday life in New York. The Seasons and other works by Graham are featured at Pace Gallery through Oct. 16. Thursday, 10:11 AM

New book aims to encourage children to develop resilience, inner strength
With her children's book "Lioness E," Palo Alto author and activist Evelyne Keomian wants to encourage an important skill that's not commonly taught to kids: resilience. She has launched a Kickstarter to support production of the book. Thursday, 9:45 AM

'The Golden Voice of Cuba' comes to Woodside for special show
The evening of Sept. 25 offers a taste of Cuban culture at Woodside's Village Hub, in the form of a "Havana Night" dinner concert by renowned vocalist Argelia Fragoso. The event celebrates friendship between two cultures. Thursday, 9:49 AM | 1 comments

An advice columnist named Sugar dispenses sweet and salty counsel in 'Tiny Beautiful Things'
Los Altos Stage Company opens its season with "Tiny Beautiful Things," an intimate play that brings an advice columnist's correspondence to life. Presented in person through Oct. 3. Friday, 6:38 PM | 1 comments

With fall edition, Silicon Valley Open Studios 'reopens' for in-person visits
Silicon Valley Open Studios is resuming in-person visits for a fall edition that takes place over Sept. 18-19 and 25-26 at artists' studios throughout the Peninsula and South Bay. Visitors can meet artists and learn about their work. Thursday, 1:14 PM

Interactive show takes being a fly on the wall to a whole new level
With "Thea L'Anna," Dragon Productions Theatre Company offers a unique interactive online theater experience that tackles some deep feelings as it delves into the emotional lives of bugs. The show runs through Oct. 3. Thursday, 11:38 AM

Two sister sushi restaurants now housed under one roof
After 20 years in Menlo Park, Koma Sushi now has a new home a few minutes away in Palo Alto, at sister restaurant Kanpai Sushi. Thursday, 5:02 PM

'Limitless' online series highlights favorites from ballet company's archives
​Smuin Contemporary Ballet kicks off the 2021-22 season with a monthlong virtual program, Sept. 9-Oct. 4​, of four audience favorites presented on demand. Thursday, 12:21 PM

More than a cream puff: Pâte à Choux a sweet addition to San Bruno

Farm stand safari: Cruising the Coastside for the perfect produce

In person or online — why not both? Arts groups offer full schedules and multiple viewing options this fall

Woven in time: Qualia Gallery showcases textile art


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