Give A Little

• Visit the Ellen Schipper Classical Ballet Studio (2259 Las Positas Rd.), featuring watercolor paintings by Liz Cervantes, and take part in the West Coast Ballet Fundraiser on Saturday, August 23, at 1 p.m. A percentage of sales will be funding A Gem of a Nutcracker. Call 687-6086 for more info.

• Put on those dancing shoes and twirl your way to the annual Dancing Under the Stars fundraiser at Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort (633 E. Cabrillo Blvd.) on Sunday, August 24, at 6 p.m. Just like the TV show Dancing with the Stars, but with local celebrities, this benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation is sure to be a blast! Tickets are $75-$80. Call 963-6658 for more info.

• Calling any potential S.B. Maritime Museum docents! The museum (113 Harbor Wy., Ste. 190) is accepting applications for a new class of docents who are interested in participating in the September/October training program. Anyone with a love of teaching and learning is invited to participate. Call 962-8404 for more info.

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