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Menlo Park Updates


Sep 17

Girls youth volleyball league kicks off fall season

Posted on September 17, 2016 at 11:10 pm by Clay Curtin

The girls’ fall youth volleyball league starts the week of Sept. 19 and features 40 teams from the fourth through eighth grades. All games run Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Arrillaga Family Gymnasium. The season offers eight weeks of games plus playoffs before ending in mid-November. 

Sep 17

Community open house set for Sept. 22

Posted on September 17, 2016 at 11:09 pm by Clay Curtin

On Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, from 6–8 p.m., the Onetta Harris Community Center is the venue for an annual community open house. The purpose of this event is to showcase the many programs and services available to residents and also introduce a variety of agencies that provide additional services in the Belle Haven community. There are 20 agencies participating this year, including Project Read, Jobtrain, EHP (Ecumenical Hunger Program), CSR Reality, Menlo Spark, Menlo Swim and more. In addition to all of the great information, there will be games, food, entertainment and lots of fun for neighbors to enjoy. For more information about this event, please contact the Onetta Harris Community Center staff.

Belle Haven Open House Dancers

Sep 17

Police Chief Bob Jonsen to be honored for public service

Posted on September 17, 2016 at 11:09 pm by Clay Curtin

On Tuesday, Sept. 20, the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce will recognize Police Chief Bob Jonsen with its Golden Acorn award for public service. The Golden Acorn Awards program is now in its 40th year and honors individual contributors, small businesses, organizations and nonprofits serving Menlo Park. Each year the nominating committee selects award recipients in the fields of public service, business excellence, community service and innovation/technology. For more information about the awards and this year’s winners in each category, visit the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce website.

Police Chief Robert Jonsen