Girl Scout Troop 31526 to hold tea Saturday

Piedmont Girl Scout Troop 31526 will hold an elegant tea for grandmothers, sisters and parents alike from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Girls will paint their own china tea cup. Cost is $38 per couple, which includes parent and child or other family member.

The tea will be held at Veterans Hall, corner Highland and Oakland avenues. For more details, contact yeh4mom@yahoo.com.

-- Linda Davis

Piedmont Center for Arts holding events

Piedmont Center for the Arts is hosting a concert by the Voci Women's Vocal Ensemble, who will perform "Mighty Aphrodite: Music of Romantic Desire" at 4:30 p.m. May 19.

The concert features flirtatious English madrigals, steamy duets from Italian and French opera and ardent German love songs. Works include those by Vaughan-Williams, Britten and Kodaly.

Tickets are $20 in advance, $22 at the door and $15 for students. For information, call 510-531-8714 or visit www.vocisings.com.

-- Linda Davis

PHS, PMS jazz bands to perform at Yoshi's

Piedmont High and Piedmont Middle School jazz bands will perform a fundraiser at Yoshi's jazz club at Jack London Square on May 20.

They will perform two concerts at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Tickets are $10-$15. Proceeds will help purchase instruments for the school jazz programs. For more information contact Jan D'Annunzio at janerley@aol.com.

-- Linda Davis

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