On Saturday, May 12, at noon, the Mary Meta Lazarus Child Development Center at College of San Mateo kicks off a Spring Benefit Concert featuring the Reggae sounds of the Bay Area band, “Native Elements,” and the San Francisco Panhandlers Steel Drum Band on CSM’s Main Quad next to the Health and Wellness Building. The concert is a celebration of children and families and all proceeds go directly to benefit the Child Development Center. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students and free for children under 13 years old. The event will include children’s activities and drawing prizes. Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and picnic lunch or they may purchase lunch from the on-site Taquero. Beverages will be provided, however; alcohol is not permitted on the campus. To purchase tickets in advance, call (650)574-6279 or tickets may also be purchased at the concert.