April 15, 2014 > City of Fremont Briefs
City of Fremont Briefs
By Cheryl Golden
Vote for Your Favorite Downtown Logo
Downtown Fremont Street Eats, FremontÕs weekly funky, fun food truck event, is returning to downtown Fremont for its second year in a row on Friday, April 25 from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. For this kick-off event, the City will be unveiling three logos to represent its first phase of development in the downtown, ÒDowntown Fremont Ð On the Rise.Ó Using iPads, residents will be able to vote LIVE at the event for their favorite logo on Fremont Open City Hall, our online forum for civic engagement. Residents will be able to continue to vote online on Fremont Open City Hall after the event until May 16.
Fremont Street Eats is produced by the Fremont Chamber of Commerce, the City of Fremont, and the Food Truck Mafia. This spectacular event runs every Friday from April 25 through Oct. 24, 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. While there, you will find a delectable array of food trucks offering a diverse mix of culinary treats in Downtown Fremont along Capitol Avenue between State and Liberty Streets. Come join the fun!
Free Transit Workshop for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
The Tri-City Travel Training Program will be hosting the following upcoming workshop on two separate dates:
Travel Training for Seniors and People with Disabilities
Through classroom instruction and a field outing on bus and BART, you will learn how to plan trips, read transit schedules, pay fares, transfer between buses and BART, and travel on transit safely.
Fremont Senior Center
40086 Paseo Padre Pkwy.
April 29, 9 a.m. to Noon*
April 30, 9 a.m. to Noon*
* Registration Required
To register, or for more information call (510) 574-2053
Social Media for Small Businesses
Are you a small business owner or employee looking for more strategies and marketing tools to promote your business? The Alameda County Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is holding a ÒSocial Media for Small BusinessesÓ course on Monday, April 21 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fremont Main Public Library. In this course, you will learn how to market your business using social networking tools, such as Facebook, Twitter, Yelp, and LinkedIn. For businesses already using social media as a marketing tool, this course will also focus on how to leverage existing social networks to market your business. For more information, or to register for this workshop, visit www.acsbdc.org/events2.
Check Out our Spring School Break Camps
Looking for something for your child to do over the spring school break, scheduled from April 21 through April 25? Visit www.Fremont.gov/DayCamps for more details on the camps listed below as well as other school break camps. WeÕve got just what you need!
Sports: Ultimate Sports Camp, Tennis Camp, Basketball Clinics, Indoor Sports Jam & the JRSA Skateboarding Academy.
Just For Fun: Little Bit of Everything, Spring into Fun, Adventures @ Ardenwood, Jr. Rangers, Kids Cultural Dance, Wealthy & Healthy, and an all NEW HogwartÕs Academy.
Academic Enrichment: Communication Academy (Essay Writing/Public Speaking/Student Leadership), Chess, Mad Science (Fizz-ical Phenomena & Chemistry), Play-Well TEKnologies and Jedi Engineering with LEGOS, and Lekha Publishers (Create a Book, Early Reading, Creative Writing).
Art Camps: Dirty Hands Camp, Digital Photo, Project Runway, Cook ÔnÕ Art Camp, Creative Cross Stitch, and the Fine Art Studio-Book Arts Camps.
Make sure your child has a great time during their spring break and sign up early. Check our Recreation Guide for more classes and details at www.Fremont.gov/RecGuide. To register, visit us online at www.RegeRec.com. WeÕll see you at camp!