virtual events

History at Home: Ranchos in California: The Spanish and Mexican Eras

 
11/20/20
 
$10
 
Campbell Historical Museum

California has a rich history that spans hundreds of years of human settlements. Many people only spend a brief period of time learning about the Rancho period in California history. What can we learn about the people who lived, worked, thrived on California's hundreds of Ranchos? How is their legacy still with us today?

History at Home: The Historic Filoli Estate

 
4/23/21
 
$10
 
Online

Join us via Zoom for an evening with Julie DeVere, the Director of Museum Collections at Filoli . Julie will highlight the history of Filoli and discuss her role as Director of Museum Collections.

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy or SOFIA mission

 
10/4/21
 
$10
 
Online

On Monday, October 4 we welcome Dr. Randolf Klein from NASA Ames research center in Mountain View. He will discuss the fascinating mission and discoveries of the SOFIA (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) project. For anyone who is curious about NASA missions, astronomy, and the future of space exploration and technology, this Membership Monday program will be fascinating!

Alcatraz Island: 200 Years on the Rock

 
9/17/21
 
$10
 
Online

Alcatraz Island: 200 Years on the Rock is an illustrated history of Alcatraz Island from its discovery by Spanish explorers through today's status as a world-renown National Park site.

Why the Salem Witch Hunt Still Matters Today

 
10/8/21
 
$10
 
Online

The Salem witch hunt (June 1692-May 1693) is a chapter of American History that has endured centuries later. The series of investigations and persecutions led to the death sentences of 19 convicted witches and hundreds of others to be imprisoned in the Massachusetts Bay Colony

The History of the Mt. Umunhum Almaden Air Force Station

 
9/13/21
 
$10
 
Online

Discover the history of this fascinating Bay Area historic landmark and enjoy a slideshow of amazing historic photos of this Cold War radar station when it was in operation between 1958 and 1980.

Stop The Bleed: Bleeding Control Basics Online

 
6/5/21
 
$45 for course materials
 
Online

Just as CPR saves lives, so does knowing how to stop a life threatening bleed (think trauma, mass shooter, bombing, etc.).

This 90-minute online class trains bystanders to become educated, equipped, and empowered to assist in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives.

Campbell Museums: The History of the California Gold Rush

 
6/18/21
 
$10
 
Online

In 1848 James W. Marshall discovered gold on the South Fork of the American River. It was one of the most significant discoveries in history. It led to the most significant mass emigration of people in the Western Hemisphere. And, it was the catalyst that launched the rapid and remarkable growth of the West.

Campbell Museums: The History of Moffett Field

 
5/21/21
 
$10
 
Online

John Mascali, Captain, USNR Retired, will share the history of Moffett Field since its beginning in 1930 with the building of the historic Hangar One, which dominates the skyline in the South Bay, and the arrival of one of the largest airships ever built, the USS Macon.

Campbell Museums: How to Research at the California State Library?

 
4/5/21
 
$10
 
Online

Have you ever wanted to do some research and go deeper than the community library but you don't know how or where to start? This program is for you!

Elena Smith, California State Library: How to do Research at the California State Library

Beginning Ballet for Adults and Youth

This is an introductory virtual (for now) course for those new to ballet, or for those wishing to refine and strengthen their dancing and understanding of ballet. We will cover basic terminology, postural awareness and ballet technique.

Virtual Pirate Day (Ages 4 to 10)

 
2/17/21
 
$15.00
 
Online

The February Ski Week Break is just around the corner! The Campbell Recreation Camp in a Box brings the magic of classic daily camp themes to the comfort of your home! Each day includes a craft project and coloring pages. Register by 2/10/21.

Presidents' Day Kahoot Online

 
2/15/21
 
Free
 
Online

The Campbell Youth Commission has planned a fun, family friendly Kahoot based on Presidents and the US Founding Fathers! Hop on over to test your knowledge about America! This event will take place on February 15th, 2021 from 3pm to 3:30pm.

NEW Virtual Art & Chess Classes for Kids Starting this February!

Check out these great at home programs for kids between the ages of 5-12 years old from the Campbell Recs department. Programs start in the second half of February for ZenTangle Art, Cartoons & Concept, Pastel Art Techniques, Paint Party, and Checkmate Chess.

Fire Safety for Young Children - Come Learn with Us!

 
2/9/21
 
FREE
 
Online

Join us for a LIVE, online, and interactive fire safety program geared specifically for young children, ages 3 to 6 years old. This program includes an imaginative and adventurous story time to reinforce important fire safety lessons.

Fall Prevention by Santa Clara County Fire Department

 
1/28/21
 
FREE
 
Online

Learn how to identify fall risks and simple and effective home modifications to prevent falls. Learn six steps to prevent falls and what to do right after a fall happens. Get connected with community resources to maintain safety and wellness. (online event)

Monthly Pre-School Take Home Activity Packets

The Campbell Recreation Pre-School Activity Packet includes the classroom calendar, songs, and craft supplies for the daily art projects.

Tiny Tots $20 - Two days per week of activities

Kinder Kids $25 - Three days per week of...

Virtual Wine Tasting with Tessora's

 
1/20/21
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

With all that is going on we have worked hard to bring you a fun and safe online wine tasting and food pairing party this month! Come pick-up your featured wines before the event and join our Wine Club for the event online!

Virtual LEGO® Camp February 15th-19th!

Bundle up, Play-Well programs are going virtual this Winter! Encounter practical real-world STEM concepts while learning from and connecting virtually with other young LEGO® engineers.

Chalkboard Art Lettering Workshop Virtual (VinoPaint)

 
2/26/21
 
$54/$59
 
VinoPaint Virtual Events

This is the introduction to chalk design and lettering, a fun and whimsical class that will instruct you how to create your own decorated and personalized chalk boards!

Winter Virtual Adult Dance & Fitness Classes

Campbell Recreation is here to help you and your loved ones stay active from the comfort of your home! Check out our extensive list of online fitness and dance classes for all ages and fitness levels.

Virtual Music Classes for Ages 0 to 8!

As we continue to practice social distancing, we know parents like you are looking for fun online activities to engage your little ones and support their learning. Registration is now open for our 12 week Winter 2021 classes with MusicalMe!