CALENDAR: Your week in 9 days; Claremont activities January 9 through 17
Wednesday, JANUARY 9
GENEALOGY 201 Richard Piepho, president of the Pomona Valley Genealogical Society, will teach Cluster Genealogy. Build a proof and develop context to your ancestors’ lives. Look at family, friends and neighbors to provide valuable clues to the lives of your ancestors. This event is sponsored by The Friends of the Claremont Library. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Claremont Library, 208 N. Harvard Ave., Claremont. 621-4902.
Thursday, JANURAY 10
YESTERYEAR’S CAFÉ Alzheimer’s Support Group in partnership with Community Senior Services of Claremont. This is a monthly gathering for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other Dementia’s along with their families, caregivers, and other professionals. The topic for the January meeting will be a “Virtual Dementia Tour” that is being conducted by Lisa Jeffers from Right at Home In-Home Care & Assistance based out of Rancho Cucamonga. 10:30 a.m. to noon. Open to the public and free of charge. Claremont Place Senior Living, 120 W. San Jose Ave., Claremont. 447-5259.
CLAREMONT MODERN FILM SERIES featuring the California premier of Coast Modern. 7 to 9 p.m. $10 donation. Seeley G. Mudd Theater at Claremont School of Theology, located at 1325 N. College Ave., Claremont. 621-0848.
IPAD HELP The Claremont Macintosh Users Group will gather to discuss iPad photography, check deposit on the iPad and iTunes 11 on your Mac or PC. 7 p.m. Hughes Center, 1700 Danbury Road, Claremont. 626-2045.
Saturday, JANUARY 12
TEA WORKSHOP Discover how the tea plant, Camelia Sinesis, produces so many different flavors and leaf styles. Learn and taste all the tealeaf categories: white, green, oolong, black and puerh. You will discover the different manufacturing processes, history and cultivation. The lecture will include tastings of each tea category. Presentation hosted by Boutique Teas. 5 to 5:45 p.m. $7. Buddhamouse Emporium, 134 Yale Ave., Claremont. Email email@example.com and RSVP by January 9 for a free gift.
Sunday, JANUARY 13
LIVE JAZZ performance on the Blue Fin patio at 2 p.m. 665 E. Foothill Blvd., Claremont. 946-1398.
Monday, JANUARY 14
FREE CONCERT Dennis Trembly, Principal Bassist for the Los Angeles Philharmonic, will be performing at a free concert at Mr. Trembly will be accompanied by pianist Jocelyn Hua Chen Cheng. There will be a question and answer session after the concert. This event is sponsored by Foothill Philharmonic Committee. 10 a.m. Claremont Presbyterian Church, 1111 Mountain Ave., Claremont.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR IPAD workshop series focusing on the iPad. January 14, 16 and 18 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Mac classroom at the Joslyn Annex, 650 N. Mountain Ave., Claremont. $30 tuition. Call 626-2045 to register.
SHAKESPEARE CLUB of Pomona Valley. Professor Arthur Horowitz, Department Head of Pomona College’s Theatre and Dance Department is the featured speaker. A special Shakespeare book sale from the Marge Rusler library will take place after the program in support of the Pomona Library Foundation. Tea will be served at the end of the meeting. 2 p.m. Joslyn Senior Center, 660 N. Mountain Ave., Claremont. Call Kathleen at 629-2711 for more information and reservations.
Tuesday, JANUARY 15
DRIVING ROBOTS ON MARS JPL?employee Matt Heverly, lead driver for the Curiosity rover, will present an overview of the Mars Science Laboratory mission and talk about the challenges of driving a robot on the surface of a planet 325 million kilometers away. This program is free to attend. A buffet lunch is available at 11:45 a.m. for $12. Dessert and coffee is available for $5. The University Club meets each Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. in the Alexander Hughes Community Center, 1700 Danbury Road, Claremont.
ASK THE GURU with session coordinator Tom Deno. Claremont Senior Computer Club. 7:30 p.m. Alexander Hughes Community Center, located at 1700 Danbury Road, Claremont.
Wednesday, JANUARY 16
TODDLER STORYTIME Join in for stories, rhymes, songs and play. For children ages 15 months to 3 years and their parents and caregivers. 11 to 11:45 a.m. Claremont Library, 208 N. Harvard Ave., Claremont. 621-4902.
Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: At least one week before date of the event. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Phone: 621-4761. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, CA 91711.