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Community - January 29, 2014

Briefs: John and Marcia Goldman to be honored at fundraiser

John and Marcia Goldman of Atherton will be honored by the Oshman Family JCC at its annual gala and auction on Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Taube Koret Campus for Jewish Life in Palo Alto.

Nearly 400 patrons are expected to attend the fundraiser that provides funds to many of the JCC's preschool, daycare, day camp and senior services.

Reservations for the gala, which includes a silent auction and raffle, dinner and dancing, are $275 per person.

Go to to purchase tickets.

The John and Marcia Goldman Foundation has been making grants in the community for 14 years.

Woodside preschool

Woodside Elementary School District will accept applications for fall preschool classes beginning Feb. 1. Parents are invited to visit the preschool for an open house from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 31 (adults only).

The preschool is a half-day, fee-based program that runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Children must be at least 2 years, 7 months old as of Sept. 1 to attend.

Priority is given to children living within the Woodside School District boundaries. Applications will be available for pickup at the school office or to download online beginning Feb. 1.

Go to or call Tom Limbert at 851-1571, ext. 250, for more information.


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