Weekend Planner: Father and Son Night, Adopt a Dog

Mastering the SAT exam, catching theatre productions and the Farmers' Market will also keep you busy this weekend in Foster City.

The weekend is approaching fast and you want to make every moment count after the long work week. Foster City Patch brings you a round-up of the events going on this weekend. 

To add your own weekend events, visit fostercity.patch.com/events.

Friday, April 19

Father and Son Night, 5:30 pm

The VIBE FC Teen Zone, 650 Shell Blvd, Foster City

All 2nd-7th grade boys and their dads or grandads are invited to attend the 4th Annual Father and Son Night held at the Foster City Teen Center!  Kids and their dads will enjoy an evening sports and games led by Recreation Staff.  Fee of $20 includes dinner and activities for father and son (additional children-$8).  For more information, please emaill thall@fostercity.org or call 650.286.3395


The Sound of Improv, 7:00 pm

Aragon High School, 900 Alameda de Las Pulgas, San Mateo

See the Aragon Improv Team perform in the improvised musical, The Sound of Improv! In the first act, the audience sees improvised "teasers" for musicals that are made up on the spot, and votes on their favorite. Then in the second act, the improv team improvises a full length musical based on the teaser the audience picked. Tickets sold at the door. Another performance is on Saturday, April 20. 


Hillbarn's production of Charlotte's Web, 7:30 pm

Hillbarn Theatre, 1285 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City

There are three shows coming up this weekend:
- Friday, April 19th @ 7:30pm
- Saturday, April 20th @ 7:30pm
- Sunday, April 21st @ 2pm 

Tickets are $7 per person and can be purchased online at:www.fctickets.org
or by phone at (650) 349-6411 X2. More info at: http://hillbarntheater.com/


Saturday, April 20

Dog Adoption Fair, 10:00 am

Pet Club, 1850 S Norfolk St, San Mateo

Looking to add a furry friend to your family? Shelter Dogs Needing Homes is a having an adoption fair at Pet Club located at 1850 South Norfolk Street  in San Mateo on every Saturday of the month from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. There are a variety of adorable dogs  to see from Poodles to Bichon Frieses. To find out about adopting a four legged friend and what dogs are available, check out their site http://dogsneedhomes.blogspot.com/.


Jazz Under The Stars - Observatory Star Party, 8:00 pm

College of San Mateo, 1700 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo

See the first quarter moon and Jupiter through our telescopes, while listening to KCSM Jazz 91.1 FM. This free event is weather dependent. Check our website for weather updates. http://collegeofsanmateo.edu/astronomy/jazz.asp


West Coast Farmer's Market at Charter Square Shopping Center, 9:00 pm

Charter Square, 1050 Shell Blvd, Foster City

Come and check out the only Farmer's Market in Foster City at the Charter Square Shopping Center every Saturday from 9-1.  


Sunday, April 21

SAT Nights: English and Math, 11:00am, 12:00 pm

The Right Approach to Education, 1206 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo

$35; The Right Approach team has extended the SAT Nights program to Sunday mornings! At The Right Approach, we will help students successfully master the SAT exam with a combination of subject matter fundamentals and proven test taking strategies. 


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