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Neurosurgeon/author Dr. Benjamin Carson to speak in Rancho Santa Fe May 8

Dr. Benjamin Carson Photo courtesy of

All are invited to a special engagement on Wednesday, May 8, with Dr. Benjamin Carson, a neurosurgeon, motivational speaker, philanthropist, and author. The event will be hosted by the Tri-City Tea Party.

Torrey Pines High School student-run ScholarBoost organization collecting used SAT, ACT and AP test prep material for kids in need

ScholarBoost students collect used SAT, ACT and AP test prep materials, such as books and flash cards, for donation to kids in need. Photos/Carol Howe

ScholarBoost is a Torrey Pines High School student-organized philanthropic organization whose mission is to help high school students with college aspirations from low-income San Diego neighborhoods improve their ability to gain admission to their schools of choice.

Conner’s Cause for Children Golf Classic is April 18

The 16th Annual Conner’s Cause for Children Golf Classic will be held April 18 at the Twin Oaks Golf Course in San Marcos.

Family Work Day at the Village Church Preschool

John Carley and Curtis Broxterman

Dads and staff members worked recently to enhance the Village Church Preschool playground. Monica Conway, the school music and resource teacher, gathered materials and organized all the projects. Peter Cottam’s construction expertise made Conway’s vision come to life.

Half-Price Sale on Food and Wine books to be held at Rancho Santa Fe Book Cellar Patio

The Rancho Santa Fe Library Guild will hold a half-price sale on Saturday, April 6, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for books on food and wine at the Book Cellar Patio.

Mille Fleurs to host Wine Gathering Party for Rancho Santa Fe Community Center

(L-R) Rachel Douglass, Bertrand Hug, Melissa Russell, Linda Durket

Mille Fleurs Restaurant in Rancho Santa Fe will host a “Wine Gathering” party for the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center on Sunday, April 14, from 5-7 p.m.
The event will be a promotional kick-off for the Community Center’s Gatsby Gala to be held on May 18 at Fairbanks Ranch Country Club.

Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club to host Village Tag Sale

Back by popular demand, the Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club will host its third annual tag sale April 27-28, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the clubhouse, located at 17025 Avenida de Acacias. It is time for spring cleaning and the Garden Club will help with that formidable task.

Local students score big in American Mathematics Contest

(Left to Right) Micah Lyle, Kelly Hoffman and Kade Shoemaker

Three students from Santa Fe Christian Schools have been listed on the
Honor Roll by the Mathematics Association of America, scoring in the top 5 percent of the world on the AMC 12 test. The purpose of the AMC 12 is to identify those few students with truly exceptional mathematics talent.

Sign up now for Girls Junior Dunkers basketball league at RSF Community Center

Rancho Santa Fe Community Center 2012 Jr Dunker Star Champions — GojiGirls; Front, L-R:  Emma Ritto, Eve Maldonado, Hunter Csathy, Alyssa Helfand, Layne Faltinsky, Brynne Faltinsky; Back, L-R: Coaches Tricia and Ray Faltinsky

One of the most popular programs of the year at the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center is the Girls Junior Dunkers basketball league and sign-ups are now open.

Upcoming Events at the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center

Session 3 Classes Resume on Feb. 25 — Still Time to Register!
We still have openings in a few of our classes here at the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center. If you would like to join, we can pro-rate for the two classes that were missed. There is still room in our Legomation class on Mondays and our Kids Act class on Fridays, as well as a few others.


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