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FundraisersFoothill Band Crab Feed and Auction
Join for great crab and music by the award-winning Foothill Jazz band and help support the music program, from 6-10 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6 at the Veterans Memorial Hall, 301 Main St. For tickets and information go to http://www.eventbrite.com/e/foothill-band-crab-feed-and-auction-2015-tickets-14181793125?aff=es2&rank=40. Veterans Memorial Hall, 301 Main St., Pleasanton.
FundraisersNew Orleans Bash at the Bothwell
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Enjoy live New Orleans jazz and decor, fortunetelling, dancing, "Preservation Hall" tributes, NOLA-style food and drink, hurricanes and a great party to benefit Bothwell Arts Center from 5-10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Bothwell Arts Center. Admission is $15 in advance, $20 at the door, Preservation Hall experience and party $30. Call 373-6800 or go to http://mylvpac.com/index.php/bac/new-orleans-bash-at-the-bothwell.html. Bothwell Arts Center, 2466 8th St., Livermore.
FundraisersPaws In Need: Valentine Crab Feed
Save the life of a pet- attend the Paws In Need Valentine Crab Feed from 6-10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Shannon Community Center, 11600 Shannon Ave., Dublin. Fresh cracked crab, sides, no-host bar and raffles. All proceeds benefit local pets. Tickets are $50 before Jan. 17 and $55 after. Buy at Paws-In-Need.org or send check to Paws In Need, P.O. Box 3436, San Ramon, CA 94583. Call 323-8517. Shannon Community Center, 11600 Shannon Ave., Dublin.
FundraisersBella Rosa Ball for Axis Community Health
The Rotarian Foundation of Livermore will present the Bella Rosa Ball from 6-10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14 at the new event center at the Garre Winery, 7986 Tesla Road, Livermore. Enjoy a three-course gourmet meal, a glass of champagne or wine, dessert, and an evening of dancing to the Cool Tones Big Band. Tickets are $125. Benefits Axix Community Health programs. Go to rotarianfoundationlivermore.org. Garre Winery, 7986 Tesla Road, Livermore.
FundraisersWednesday Afternoon Tea Dance
The Veterans of Foreign Wars presents a Tea Dance with live music by the Mellotones Jazz Combo from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18 at the War Memorial Hall, 301 Main St. Refreshments provided. Cost is $8. Proceeds help needy Vets and their families. Call 443-2224. War Memorial Hall, 301 Main St., Pleasanton.
Join the Bingo Bash hosted by Italian Catholic Federation Branch #285 benefitting Children's Hospital Cooley's Anemia and other IFC charities. The event will be at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21 at St. Michael's Parish Hall, 372 Maple St., Livermore. Pizza, snacks and beverages available for purchase. Admission is $10, and includes one bingo packet for 10 games. Enjoy raffles, prizes, bingo and dancing. RSVP by Feb. 14. Call Helen at 462≠-3798. If unable to attend, a donation would be appreciated: ICF c/o D. Wellbeloved, 529 Malbec Court, Pleasanton, CA 94566. St. Michael's Parish Hall, 372 Maple St., Livermore.
FundraisersSleep Trainís Pajama Drive for Foster Kids
Sleep Trainís annual Pajama Drive aims to make nighttime cozier for local foster children ensuring they go to bed wearing their own pair of comfortable pajamas. Donations of new PJs in every size, infant to adult, can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store now through March 1. Sleep Train, 6050 Johnson Drive Suite C, Pleasanton.
FundraisersRagin' Cajun Goes to Rio
Ragin' Cajun is Bay Area's Mardi Gras event of the year! This year there's a twist as the celebration theme moves from New Orleans to Rio for a taste of Carnival! Enjoy music, dancing, dinner and auctions, from 6-11 p.m. on Friday, March 6, 2015, at Casa Real, 410 Vineyard Ave. This is the annual fundraiser event for the Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation. Tickets are $105 before Dec. 24, 2014, $125 after. Call (866) 862-7270 or go to www.healingtherapiesfoundation.org. Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery, 410 Vineyard Ave., Pleasanton.
FundraisersDonations Needed for American Cancer Society Discovery Shop
American Cancer Society Discovery Shop is requesting donations of necklaces, bracelets rings and watches as well as women's accessories for its event "Glitter and Glamour" April 17-19. Donations are accepted 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sundays at the shop, 1989-E Santa Rita Road. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society's programs. Contact Kelley Meno at 462-7374 for more info. American Cancer Society Discovery Shop, 1989-E Santa Rita Road, Pleasanton.