Stanford STEMfest | Saturday, April 20 @ 1 – 5pm

Explore the world of robotics, VR and much more on Stanford campus for STEMfest on April 20 (1-5pm)! This will be a fun-filled afternoon of hands-on science and engineering activities for all ages, lab tours, and demonstrations.

Where: Science & Engineering Quad courtyards 
When: Saturday, April 20th!
What: Activities for all ages!
– 25 booths of activities
– Robotics, virtual reality driving, medical demonstrations and much more!

RSVP: Please reserve a spot here!

CTRA Presents SPRING FEST! | Saturday, 4/27 @ 1pm (College Terrace Library)

Join your fellow College Terrace neighbors for a Spring Fest to celebrate the beginning of a new season, sunshine and new beginnings!

EventBrite RSVP Link to Share: College Terrace Spring Fest
Date: Saturday, 4/27
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Location: 2300 Wellesley Street (College Terrace Library)
– LIVE Music by special guest & College Terrace resident Nancy Cassidy
– Garden activities
– Kids games
– Guest arborist
– Bake sale goodies
– Delicious food from our local College Terrace grocery store, Real Produce

REGISTER TODAY “Girls on the Run” — College Terrace’s very own running club for girls!

INVITING all 3rd, 4th and 5th grade girls to join our “Girls on the Run” team! It’s an incredible way to meet new friends, explore your neighborhood and begin a lifetime of loving to run!

Practice Details:
DAYS: Mondays and Wednesdays
TIME: 5:00-6:30pm
WHERE: Cameron Park, 2101 Wellesley St, Palo Alto, CA 94306 
BEGINS: Monday, March 4, 2024
ENDS: Saturday, May 18, 2024 with a 5K run!


College Terrace Residents Association Board Meeting Agenda

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 7pm – 8pm
Location: College Terrace Library

7:00pm  Agenda changes and “Open mic” time (Bridget in Richard’s absence)

  • Open meeting & review agenda items

7:10pm  Planning for Annual Meeting and Ballot/Nominees 2024-25 (Board)

  • Review next steps for ballot nominees

7:30pm  CTRA Spring Event (Mary)

  • Review details, timing, theme, dates, etc.
  • Discuss Fundraising Opportunities at the Spring Event (T-shirts, reusable canvas bags, coffee tumblers)

7:40pm  Palo Alto Neighborhood Preparedness Coordinators (NPC) and Certified Emergency Response Team for College Terrace

  • Malcolm Slaney to review details with Board

7:50pm  Meeting Minutes Approval (Diane)

  • Review Meeting Minutes & Approve

VIRTUAL – “Around the Terrace” Updates (Melissa)

  • Align on announcements/information needing to be shared with College Terrace
  • Update on website
  • Please email Melissa directly


  • TBD
  • TBD

WE NEED YOUR HELP! Block Preparedness Coordinator Certification Course | Saturday, Feb. 10, 1 – 4 pm

Get Involved with Neighborhood Emergency Preparedness Efforts for Collage Terrace.

Take the next step to prepare for an emergency by joining your College Terrace neighbors by taking the FREE Block Preparedness Coordinator Certification Course!
DATE: Saturday, February, 10, 2024
TIME: 1pm – 4pm
LOCATION: Mitchell Park Library, Midtown Room, 3700 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, CA, 94304

Additionally, the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) trains neighbors to know how to respond in an emergency. CERT provides you with the basic disaster skills you need to act immediately. The FREE spring course is six (6) in-person classes from March 4 – 23.
CERT Basic Training
DATES: March 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20 & Field Day on Saturday, March 23, 12pm – 4 pm
TIME: 6:30pm – 9:30 pm
CONTACT INFO: Phone(650) 617-3197 |

Both types of volunteers are important and help our neighborhood better respond to large emergencies (think fires or earthquakes) that would otherwise overwhelm our city employees.