What's Happening at Cañada: Week of September 18, 2023

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Week of September 18, 2023

Register for Late Start Classes

Cañada offers many late-start classes that are open for registration. Check out Late-Start Classes on WebSchedule to see what late-start classes are available. 


Expanded Student Support & Food Services Now Offered Until 8 p.m.

Cañada now offers expanded student support and food services Monday-Thursday until 8 p.m. through Cañada de Noche (at Night). Services include expanded in-person, evening support and walk up options at several Student Support Services stations located throughout Buildings 5, 9 and 13. Expanded food services will also be available at the Colts Café (Building 1), the Grove Café (Building 5) in addition to Grab & Go Fridges that will be available to students in Buildings 9 and 13. For more information on services offered, please visit: canadacollege.edu/night


Latinx Heritage Months Begins

Cañada College is celebrating Latinx Heritage Month (LHM) from September 18 – October 15, 2023. The LHM Planning Committee has created a month filled with activities, events and highlights for our students, campus community and Redwood City community to amplify Latinx voices and intersectional identities. In addition, campus community members are invited to celebrate Latinx Heritage Month by downloading custom LHM Zoom background designs here. For events updates, please visit the college events calendar. We look forward to collaborating and celebrating Latinx Heritage Month!


This Week at The Grove Cafe

Please visit the The Grove Cafe website for the menu options this week. The Grove Café welcomes new Manager and Chef, Luis Lopez. Luis has been a General Manager at Pacific Dining for more than seven years and brings his unmatched culinary expertise and food service skills to The Grove.


Upcoming Events

For a complete listing of events, visit the Events Calendar.


Every Tuesday

Free Groceries at Cañada College – Weekly Food Distribution

11 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Parking Lot 6


Every Thursday

Public Assistance Programs with San Mateo County Representative

12:30-3:30 p.m. Weekly (through Dec. 7)
Building 9, Room 128


Tuesday, September 19


1-2 p.m.


(Women’s Soccer) Modesto vs. Cañada

5-8 p.m.
Colts Field


COLTS-U Transfer Center Open House

6-8 p.m.
Building 9, First Floor


Wednesday, September 20

Club Rush

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Grove (Building 5)


UC Personal Insight Questions Workshop (UCPIQ)

1-2 p.m.
Building 9, Room 206


BayICT: Tech Talk, Nurturing AI Curiosity

6-7 p.m.


Thursday, September 21

Latinx Heritage Month Kickoff Event: Jueves Gigante Game Night

3-5 p.m.
Cultural Center, Building 17, Room 107


Monday, September 25

Introduction to Zotero Citation Manager

6-7 p.m.


Wednesday, September 27

Study Abroad Florence Spring 2024 Program Info Session

12-1 p.m.


Map Your Pathway to San Francisco State University

3:30 - 4:45 p.m.


Speaker Series x Latinx Heritage Month: Jose Castro

5-6 p.m.
Building 3, Room 148


Thursday, September 28

Brazilian Beats Drum Workshop

2:10 - 3:10 p.m.
Cultural Center, Building 17 Room 107


Monday, October 2

Easy Citations with MyBib

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Building 9, Room 312


Tuesday, October 3

Aprende a ser un estudiante más eficiente

12-1 p.m.
Building 9, Room 312


Transfer Readiness for the First-Gen Student

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Building 9, Room 257A


(Men’s Soccer) West Valley vs. Cañada

1- 4 p.m.
Colts Field


(Women’s Soccer) West Valley vs. Cañada

4 – 7 p.m.
Colts Field


For disability-related accommodations, please email: canvpss@smccd.edu or call (650) 306-3234.

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