Past Events

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Join State Assemblymember Ash Kalra, State Senator Bob Wieckowski, and San José Councilmember Raul Peralez as they help clean up the Luna Park Neighborhood. All neighborhood groups, troops and teams will be provided with tools, cleanup bags and gloves. So bring a friend, and help to beautify the Luna Park neighborhood!

Luna Park Neighborhood Clean-Up

Saturday, August 18, 2018
8:30 am - 11:00 am

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8:30 am: Sign-in/Refreshments Served
8:50 am - 9:05 am: Kick-off Program/Group Photo-Op
9:05 am - 9:10 am: Clean-up Training/Instructions
9:10 am - 11:00 am: Clean-up
11:00 am: End of Event

To RSVP, please contact Teresa Gomez at (408) 277-1220, or email, or you can email

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: Martial Cottle Park – 5283 Snell Avenue, San Jose, 95136


Save the date and join Assemblymember Ash Kalra and our nonprofit partner, Veggielution, at Martial Cottle Park to celebrate the Valley of Hearts Delight! The 2018 Veggie Fest event is family-friendly, FREE, and open to the public, and will take us back to our farming roots and honor California’s rich agriculture. Join us in celebrating a healthy lifestyle, a healthy environment, and the Valley of Hearts Delight.

The event will include:

  • Dozens of vendors
  • FREE giveaways
  • State and local information & resources
  • Live entertainment and performances
  • Plant-based food
  • FREE bicycle valet parking
  • Jumphouse and games
  • And more!

This event would not be possible without our generous sponsors.

Golden Grain Sponsor:

Knight Foundation

Bronze Beets Sponsors:

San Jose Earthquakes

Health Trust

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Peninsula Open Space Trust

UA Local 393

Santa Clara Family Health Plan

Zanker Recycling


Vehicle parking at Martial Cottle Park is $6. Free street parking available. For more information, please contact Teresa Gomez at (408) 277-1220 or email

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Please join Assemblymember Kalra for a Community Town Hall to discuss environmental issues, policies, State initiatives, and what we can do as a community to ensure we protect our open spaces, water, and wildlife for future generations.

There will be resource tables hosted by local environmental organizations. There will also be light refreshments. 

RSVP’s recommended. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Stacie Shih at (408) 277-1220 or email

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Assemblyman Kalra Spring Open House graphic

Come visit our District Office located in Downtown San José and get to know more about our staff and what the State Assembly District 27 Office offers. This is the chance for residents to ask questions, learn about legislation, and meet Assemblymember Kalra and his team. This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, and will include light refreshments. Please note there is no parking validation.

Thursday, April 5, 2018
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

District Office
100 Paseo de San Antonio, Suite 319
San José, CA 95113 

RSVP’s are highly encouraged! To RSVP click below. For more information, please contact Stacie Shih at (408) 277-1220, or email

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Sunday, February 11, 2018

You are cordially invited to attend my Second Annual African American History Month Celebration, sponsored by the San Francisco 49ers. Please join us in celebrating our dedicated community leaders.

Sunday, February 11, 2018 at the Da Kine Island Grill 23 N. Market Street in San Jose from 1:00 p.n. to 3:00 p.m.

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This year, we will be honoring five individuals from Assembly District 27: 

2018 Honorees
Legacy Award: Dr. Steven Millner 
Leader in Community Service: Milan Balinton 
Leader in Business: Silicon Valley Black Chamber of Commerce 
Leader in Public Service: Jacquelyn Adams 
Leader in Advocacy: Hellen Sims

RSVP’s are encouraged. For more information, or to RSVP, please contact Erika Salazar at (408) 277-1220 or email Parking validation available only for City of San Jose parking garages.

I would love to see you there to honor these important groups and individuals in our community. Thank you.