Free CPR Training at Aptos/La Selva Fire

The good folks at the Aptos/La Selva Fire District are having a free CPR class for our community!  The class is scheduled for January 7th. Check out their announcement on Twitter: Free Community CPR class offered on Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 – to register, call 831-685-6690! Early registration recommended (space limited). — Aptos/La Selva […]

Party Time at Synergy Dance Fitness Tai Chi

It’s that party time of year!  Synergy Dance Fitness Tai Chi in Aptos is hosting a 90s-themed hip hop dance party on Friday, December 2 from 7:30-9:00 PM.  The Rumpshakers Dance Party is a fundraiser for Aptos Adopt-A-Family and Jacob’s Heart. Synergy has adopted two Jacob’s Heart families this year, and your admission is free with your […]

Thanksgiving Day Turkey Burner

Worried about busting your waistline this Thanksgiving Day? If you’re concerned about what indulging in a 3,000 calorie meal could mean for your health, you’re not alone. The good news is that while we celebrate all we are thankful for by overindulging in a way that might make Boss Hogg blush, you do have a […]

Aptos Holiday Tree Lighting is Back for 2016

<img src="http://aptoscommunitynews moved×225.jpg” alt=”Aptos Holiday Tree LIghting” width=”300″ height=”225″ class=”size-medium wp-image-3398″ srcset=”×225.jpg 300w,×576.jpg 768w,×768.jpg 1024w,×450.jpg 600w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” /> Aptos Holiday Tree LIghting T’is the season, once again! The Aptos Holiday Tree Lighting is Back for 2016, to be held on Saturday, December 3rd from 2PM to 5 PM […]

Learn about the Aptos Serial Killer

Many readers will probably have heard that Santa Cruz county was once known as the Murder Capital of the World. This notoriety was earned during the early 1970s when three serial killers were operating in Santa Cruz at roughly the same time. What a lot of Aptosians may not know, however, is that one of […]

Triple P 4-Week Brief Group starting in Aptos

Community Bridges will be hosting a Triple P 4-Week Brief Group starting in Aptos, beginning Tuesday October 25th and ending November 15th. The workshop is about Teaching Children to Share & Cooperate using Positive Parenting methodologies. Anyone may attend this free parenting group to learn how to teach your child to share with siblings and […]

SCPL on the Go Workshop at the Aptos Library

Did you know that the Santa Cruz Public Library System has a mobile app – so you can check out materials, digitally, from the comfort of your own home and mobile device? Learn how to get the most out of the library’s mobile app, SCPL on the Go at a “Pop-Up Workshop” to be held […]

Mar Vista Harvest Festival set for October 30

One of the most enjoyable events of the fall season is set to happen again. The Mar Vista Harvest Festival will be back again this year, taking place on October 30th from 12 to 4 PM. This was an amazing event last year, and hundreds of people in our Aptos community showed up to enjoy the festivities. This […]

Enjoy a Night at the Museum!

The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery (the “MOD”) is opening its doors on Friday, July 22nd from 5:30 PM until 8:00 PM for a very special Night at the Museum! An extraordinary evening of fun and festivities are planned to make this a night to remember. The event will also serve as the starting […]

Castro Coastal Campfires in July and August

Joseph Carr Ritchie, the California State Park Interpreter for the Castro Adobe State Historic Park, will be leading two free Castro Coastal Campfires in July and August. Folks are invited to go and learn about about the historic Castro family’s coastal connection at a Sunset Beach State Park campfire program. Ritchie will explain the link […]