San Jose State University political scientist Larry Gerston, author of Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California, will be doing a book signing tonight, 6-8 p.m., at , 15525 Los Gatos Blvd. Gerston, a Los Gatos resident, has written numerous books on California and is widely recognized as a leading thinker on local public policy. Books may be purchased in advance at Amazon or at the event. Don't miss this chance to meet the author and get your book signed. Details: 408-356-4665.
With blood supply reported at critically low levels for types O positive, O negative, B negative and A negative, the American Red Cross is hoping the entire Town of Los Gatos will participate in its blood drive scheduled for 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday, June 29, Calvary Church, 16330 Los Gatos Blvd. Details: 1-800-733-2767.
The fifth free Vasona Vibrations concert takes place 5-7 p.m., Saturday, June 30, at Vasona Lake County Park, 333 Blossom Hill Rd., on the lawn near the Ranger Office. Playing this Saturday will be Tip of the Top. The 10th annual music series is sponsored by the Santa Clara County Parks and South Bay Folks. The concerts continue every Saturday in the summer until July 28. Details: 408-354-2608 or click here.
The 25th annual Music in the Park free summer outdoor concert series continues this Sunday, June 24, 5-7 p.m., in the Los Gatos Civic Center Lawn, 110 E. Main St., a fixture of the Los Gatos summer scene. Performing will be Sista Monica.