Aug 11

San Lorenzo Community Picnic

On Saturday, August 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., there will be a San Lorenzo Community Picnic and Watermelon Bust, hosted by Steadfast Covenant Community Church and San Lorenzo Community Church. There will be a free picnic, games, face-painting, prizes, food, music and fun for the whole family. The event will be on the front lawn of SLCC, at 945 Paseo Grande in San Lorenzo.

Jul 21

Street Sweeping Map and Schedule posted

The Street Sweeping Map and Schedule has been added to the website. You can find the page by clicking here, or by going to “About Us” above, and selecting it from the menu that pops up. On that page you can view the map, or click to download a PDF with the schedule and map, as well as a street index for the San Lorenzo Village.

Jul 14

Relay for Life of San Lorenzo 2017

Don’t forget, Relay for Life will be August 12-13 with opening ceremony at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday. Come to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer, to inspire hope by sharing recent accomplishments and progress, and to remind everyone that while we are winning this battle, fighting cancer is a year-round priority. Please note OUR LOCATION: Arroyo High School, Football field, 15701 Lorenzo Ave, San Lorenzo, CA. More information is available at

Jul 14

Eden Night Live 2017

Eden Night Live, an all-ages-friendly event, will have it’s Grand Opening this Friday, July 14th, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ENL is the destination for locals to positively engage with their community and learn more about local businesses. Please note our NEW LOCATION: 16640 E. 14th St.. in Ashland. Your 2017 Eden Night Live Dates: July 14 & 28, August 11 & 25, September 8 & 22, October 13 & 27, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. each night. ENL is completely open to the public and has multiple areas of interest to engage all attendees, including:

  • Music & Entertainment

  • Outdoor Activities

  • Futsal Soccer Fields

  • Food trucks/Picnic area

  • Community Vendors (local businesses & artists)

Eden Night Live is a collaborative effort between a few different entities including Eden Chamber of Commerce, DSAL (Deputy Sheriffs’ Activity League), & the Alameda County Sheriffs’ Office, with overall vision and guidance by RJ “KoolRaul” Navalta.

Jun 08

Don’t Block Our Walk – PSA Video

Don’t Block Our Walk – Alameda County has produced a new Public Service Announcement video to educate our neighbors about how to park a vehicle properly on dirt sidewalks and also how to fund new sidewalk construction. It is available on YouTube and Facebook for you to share on social media. Take a look!

Jun 08

Immigrant and Refugee Community Meeting, June 14

Supervisor Nate Miley will be hosting an Immigrant and Refugee Community Meeting on June 14, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at REACH Ashland Youth Center. The purpose of this meeting is to inform the immigrant and refugee community of their legal rights and allow participants to consult with immigration attorneys on specific legal matters. The meeting will be held in Spanish with English translation. Light refreshments will be provided.

The Board of Supervisors has designated Alameda County a “Welcoming County” that upholds all members of the community. Please join us on June 14 for an informative and interactive discussion. Parking is available in the lot behind REACH and on the street.

Flyers for the event are available in English and Spanish.

Please register by June 9 to Angelica Gums at or 510-272-3691.

May 25

3rd Annual Paradise Garden Open House, June 3

Stop by Paradise Garden, at 20095 Mission Blvd. in Ashland, on Saturday, June 3rd from 10 am to 2 pm and enjoy the various presentations that will be going on throughout the day. For more information, click on  the flyer below.

May 25

Cop Shop Flea Market, June 3, 2017

Come by the old Mervyn’s parking lot at Hesperian and Paseo Grande on Saturday, June 3rd, for the Cop Shop Flea Market and Dunk Tank Fundraiser. The flea market supports the local Alameda County Sheriffs Office Cop Shop, helping our neighborhoods stay safe, and keeping us in touch with the law enforcement officers in our area.

The Dunk Tank raises money for American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of San Lorenzo, Team SLZ/Cop Shop. It’s always fun to dunk a Deputy!

The Flea Market runs from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and the Dunk Tank runs from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Apr 14

Showtime in San Lorenzo

Alameda County and the Hayward Area Recreation and Parks District (HARD) are proudly hosting “Showtime in San Lorenzo”, an Outdoor Movie Night/Lorenzo Theater Tours community event, on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 16080 Hesperian Boulevard.

Tours of the historic Lorenzo Theater interior, including black light murals, will take place from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. and will be led by the Lorenzo Theater Foundation. Tours will be on a first come, first served basis.

In conjunction with this event, the San Lorenzo First Business Alliance will hold a San Lorenzo Business Expo from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. This is an opportunity for local businesses to meet the community. Vendor registration information is available here.

The “Finding Dory” Movie Night activities will begin at 5:00 p.m. and include photos and fun-time with bounce houses, rock climbing wall, food trucks, giveaways and information booths. Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan will sponsor a raffle for A’s tickets as well as provide other important community resources.  Alameda County Library will register people for library cards. Join us on May 6! More information at: Showtime in San Lorenzo.

Apr 14

Grand Opening of the Arbor at Hesperian

Mercy Housing California and Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan Invite you to celebrate the Grand Opening of The Arbor at Hesperian, 15888 Hesperian Blvd., San Lorenzo, Wednesday, May 3, 2017 10 a.m. to Noon. The event will include a reception, speakers, and tours of the facility.

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