Tucked away in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains of California, Saratoga is a lovely residential community with a small-town feel. The City is well known for its excellent schools, fine dining, unique shops, and distinctive cultural institutions. Saratoga offers a high quality of life to its residents and a chance to escape the hustle of Silicon Valley.
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Help Maintain the Beauty of Saratoga Quarry Park by Participating in the "Let's Work Saratoga!" Events
11/30/2015  Help maintain the beauty of the newly opened Saratoga Quarry Park by participating in the "Let's Work Saratoga!" volunteer program. Two events will be held on Saturday, December 12, and Saturday, January 9, at Saratoga Quarry Park, 22000 Congress Springs Road. Both events will be held from 9 a.m. to noon.

Volunteers will be divided into working groups of 10-12 and will help remove invasive plants to clear areas near trails. Each group will be led by volunteer leaders. Volunteers should bring gardening gloves, sunscreen, water, and wear a long-sleeved shirt and closed-toed shoes.

For more information about Saratoga Quarry Park, visit www.saratoga.ca.us/quarrypark.

For questions about the "Let's Work Saratoga!" events, contact Management Analyst Mainini Cabute at (408) 868-1258 or mcabute@saratoga.ca.us.
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Give to Those in Need This Holiday Season, Donate to the Food and Toy Drive
11/13/2015  In an effort to help families in need this holiday season, the City of Saratoga is proud to announce it is once again hosting its annual Food and Toy Drive. Food and toy donations are already being accepted. The Toy Drive will end on Wednesday, December 16, and donations will be given to Sacred Heart Community Service. The Food Drive will end on Monday, December 21, and donations will be given to Second Harvest Food Bank.

Food items in demand include canned tuna, peanut butter, baked beans, canned nuts, powdered milk, 100% juice in boxes or cans, and canned vegetables and fruits. Other requested food items include boxed pasta, rice, cereal, and canned soups and stews.

This year, Sacred Heart Community Service's goal is to provide 18,000 toys, bicycles, and books to children in need. It is requesting non-violent toys for infants up to teenagers. Toys should be new and unwrapped.


Food Drive
Joan Pisani Community Center
19655 Allendale Avenue

Saratoga Library
13650 Saratoga Avenue

Prospect Center
19848 Prospect Road

Toy Drive
Saratoga City Hall
13777 Fruitvale Avenue

Saratoga Historical Museum
20450 Saratoga-Los Gatos Road

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