All Day

Summer Sidewalk Sale

Downtown Los Altos Los Altos

Ten days of sidewalk sales (August 7-16) throughout Downtown Los Altos. Come check out the bargains and specials as the businesses of Downtown Los Altos bring their stores out into the sunshine.

Changing Lanes: The Future of Transportation in a Post COVID-19 Era

Changing Lanes: The Future of Transportation in a Post COVID-19 Era With a world-wide shelter in place order in effect, we have seen a decrease in traffic, travel, and use of public transportation and ride sharing apps. The transportation industry is challenged to come up with innovative solutions to navigate through the current situation, and into the “New Normal” – post COVID-19. Our four panelists will share their current thinking on the transportation challenges that we are facing, how they’re responding and planning ahead, and what they believe the future will hold. How is the transportation industry currently adjusting? How can startups and corporates work together to solve some of the challenges that the industry will face in a post COVID-19 world? How will the airline industry transform itself? What will the role of public transportation and the ridesharing market look like? Will bicycle and micro-mobility play a bigger role in how we get around? Join us as we discuss how the current crisis will change the future of transportation. MEET OUR MODERATOR: David Li — Principal, Avanta Ventures MEET OUR SPEAKERS: Scott Santoro — Vice President, Delta Air lines Sabrina Sussman — Senior Manager, Public Partnerships and Policy, Zipcar Racquel Asa — Chief Marketing Officer, Beep, Inc. Bob Youakim — Founder & CEO, Passport   With a world-wide shelter in place order in effect, we have seen a decrease in traffic, travel, and use of public transportation and ride sharing apps. The transportation industry is challenged to come up with innovative solutions to navigate through the current situation, and ... Read More

Virtual Screening: Dear Homeland

KQED presents Dear Homeland, a new documentary about formerly undocumented singer-songwriter Diana Gameros, her music and her journey home. Join us for the virtual world-premiere screening of the KQED-produced documentary Dear Homeland by award-winning Colombian documentary filmmaker Claudia Escobar. The screening will be followed by a special livestream, featuring special guests in live conversation with the film’s director. Diana Gameros, whose story is the heart of this film, will also share a live musical performance.Our live broadcast will take place on Twitch.TV/kqedlive at 6 PM PST. Please RSVP to receive event communications.-----Únete para la proyección virtual del documental producido por KQED Querida Tierra (o Dear Homeland en inglés) de la galardonada cineasta documental colombiana Claudia Escobar.La proyección será seguida por una transmisión en vivo con invitados especiales, la directora de la película y Diana Gameros, quien compartirá algunas canciones.Nuestra transmisión en vivo tendrá lugar en Twitch.TV/kqedlive a las 6 p.m. PST. Confirme su asistencia para recibir noticias de los eventos.Dear Homeland tells the story of Bay Area-based singer-songwriter Diana Gameros as she finds her voice as an artist and fights to define home for herself as an undocumented immigrant. Told in part through Diana’s hauntingly beautiful music, we learn of her nearly 20-year journey that takes her from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, to San Francisco, California, where we watch Diana assert herself not only as a musician, but as an immigrant seeking citizenship and as an advocate for immigrant rights.It is through song and finding a community of artists and immigrants that she finds the courage to ... Read More