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In the Galleries

Colleen Sullivan

Colleen is a printmaker and painter working in the Bay Area. As a printmaker, her work is spontaneous and experiemental - atypicial for most printmakers, whereby editioning is a strong motivator. On the contrary, Ms. Sullivan prefers the flexibility of monotyping, which offers a great deal of freedom and diversity. In painting, combining different materials, such as acrylic, graphite, ink collage, oil stick or pastel, she uses whatever it takes to express the mark convincingly. That is the goal; that is the spirit! Ms. Sullivan maintains an art studio in Redwood City, (www.project275.com), with seven (7) artists and the on-site gallery, Branner-Spangenberg. She is a member of the California Society of Printmakers.
 

Maida Kasle

 

October 1, 1918 - October 28, 2010 - Maida's lifetime involvement with the making of art, as both student and teacher, las left a legacy of warm memories and a body of work that illustrates her limitless imagination. She paint in oil and acrylics for many years, but in 1987, at the Pacific Art League, where she was a member for 44 years, Maida became intrigued by the unique qualities and properties of the monotype process. Her images are often reminiscent of another place and time, a wonderful adventure into the world of Toulouse Lautrec, Degas, and other post-impressionists who inspired her. In every piece, it is clear that there is a strong and underlying feeling of empathy and compassion for her subjects.

 

Call For Art: If you are an accomplished artist and you'd like to exhibit at our Little House Galleries, click here.

News & Announcements

Karae Lisle Appointed CEO for Peninsula Volunteers, Inc.

Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) has  announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Karae Lisle as its Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors. “During this time of transformation, there is no better person to lead PVI than Karae Lisle” said Anna Marie Janky, President and Chair of the Board of Directors.  “Karae ...READ MORE
Author’s Salon Luncheon 2015

Save the Date – 24th Annual Authors Salon Luncheon Mark your calendars for the 24th annual Authors Salon Luncheon! Tickets are currently available for one of our largest fundraisers of the year. Keeping with tradition, we are bringing bestselling authors to the Peninsula. This year’s stellar lineup is no exception. Please join us at the ...READ MORE
Rosener House certified as a Music & Memory Provider

Music & Memory is an innovative program that lifts the spirits of the older adults by bring personalized music to them through digital technology, vastly improving their quality of life. Rosener House in Menlo Park is the first adult day program on the San Francisco Peninsula to be certified as a Music & Memory provider. ...READ MORE
Rosener Open House

SAVE THE DATE! Come experience our adult activity program in action! There will be classes led by professional staff, informational sessions with our social work staff, and our Registered Nurse and therapists will be available. Rosener House is celebrating 36 years of care for adults with challenges, including post-stroke, Parkinson’s, mild cognitive impairment or dementia. ...READ MORE
Volunteering – It’s What We Do!

Looking for a way to give back to the community? Peninsula Volunteers is always looking to provide those opportunities. Check out our current volunteer openings below at Little House: Community Services Desk – Provide information and referrals about issues such as housing, food, transportation and other social services over the phone or in person. Front ...READ MORE
Living Healthy at Little House

Get the tools to live a healthy life! This 7 week workshop will offer practical techniques and support for feeling betting and making the best choices for our health and well-being. Weekly sessions will address: Healthy Eating Exercise Stress and Pain Management Memory Communications And more! Classes will be held on Mondays, February 9 to March ...READ MORE
Thank You for Dining Out!

Peninsula Volunteers, Meals on Wheels would like to thank all those who participated in this year’s Dine Out event. It’s because of our wonderful supporters like you that we’re able to help fight senior hunger in our local community. Together we can truly make a difference! To learn how you can continue supporting our mission, visit the ...READ MORE
Baubles Bangles & Bags is Coming!

Once again, The Menlo Circus Club will be transformed into a fabulous boutique for collectors of upscale handbags and baubles as Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. presents its Sixth Annual Baubles Bangles and Bags on November 3, 2014. Each year, in addition to the silent auction,  the event is highlighted by a special presentation or speaker.  This ...READ MORE
Combat Memory Loss with Us

Memory loss has become a common trial for seniors. According to the Alzheimer’s Association some of the challenges that victims face include impairments in language, focus, judgment and visual perception. But it’s important to remember that there are ways to combat one of the biggest threats facing our Senior Citizen community. Join us at Little House every Monday ...READ MORE

What's Coming

4/25/2015
Little House
Open House
5/9/2015
Rosener House
Open House

Press Releases

Community Event - Mayors Community Champions for Meals

Civic leaders bring awareness of Meals on Wheels to community

Karae Lisle Appointed CEO for Peninsula Volunteers, Inc.

Nonprofit Organization’s New Leader brings Realization of Community Involvement

Music & Memory uplifts spirits of people with dementia

Rosener House is certified as a provider

Peninsula Volunteers Presents Sixth Annual Baubles Bangles and Bags Luncheon and Silent Auction

Event is Fundraiser for Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. Dedicated to Providing Quality Senior Services

Peninsula Volunteers Presents Sixth Annual Baubles Bangles and Bags Luncheon and Silent Auction

Event is Fundraiser for Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. Dedicated to Providing Quality Senior Services

Peninsula Volunteers Honored as "2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit"

GreatNonprofits.org Award is based on Positive Online Reviews

"Dine Out" October 14th Feeds Seniors in San Mateo County

Support local restaurants and make a differnce in the lives of Peninsula seniors.

Community Volunteer honored by RSVP for over 4,000 service hours

Retired journalist has served Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. for over 20 years

Peninsula Volunteers Receive County, Facebook Funding

Grants support two key programs important to Silicon Valley

Francis S. North Foundation Awards $10,000 to Menlo Park’s Peninsula Volunteers

Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. and Rosener House Adult Day Services each receive a $5,000 Grant.

Rotary Club of Menlo Park Grant to Meals on Wheels Helps Feed Seniors.

Over 1,500 meals served weekly by Peninsula Volunteers Inc., Meals on Wheels.

Volunteers in Action Day benefits Rosener House Adult Day Services

Allstate Insurance makes difference for seniors.

Sequoia Healthcare District Grants to Meals on Wheels & Rosener House
Peninsula Volunteers receives funding through Caring Community Grant program. 
Pacific Union Realty Donates $5K

Realtors Champion Peninsula Volunteers Adult Day Health Program

Authors Salon 2014

Luncheon raises almost $65,000 for critical senior services.

Mayors for Meals 2014

Mayors and officials from across south San Mateo County deliver Meals on Wheels to their constitutents.

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