Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Saturday, Oct. 19
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9 a.m. HALF MOON BAY — 43rd annual Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. Through Sunday.
Location: Main Street, between Miramontes and Spruce streets, Half Moon Bay
Contact: (650) 726-9652 or Tim Beeman (650) 726-3491
10 a.m. OAKLAND — Open tryouts for the Santa Cruz Warriors, NBA developmental league team for the Golden State Warriors.
Location: Golden State Warriors Practice Facility, Fifth Floor, 1101 Broadway, Oakland
Contact: Massimo Degaudenzi (510) 986-2201 or (312) 799-0328 cellphone or Matt de Nesnera (831) 713-4396 or (703) 554-5499 cell
11 a.m. SAN FRANCISCO — "Boo at the Zoo," a family Halloween event hosted by the San Francisco Zoo. Continues Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 27.
Location: SF Zoo, 1 Zoo Road, San Francisco
Contact: Abbie Tuller (415) 753-7201, ext. 7083 or (347) 419-0838 cellphone
11 a.m. SAN FRANCISCO — About 500 people will form a human mural with the message "Fukushima is here." Organizers say the event is to raise awareness about radioactive contamination released into the environment from Fukushima due to the nuclear plant meltdown following the japan earthquake and tsunami in 2011.
Location: Parking lot at north end of Ocean Beach, near Cliff House, San Francisco
Contact: John Bertucci (707) 775-8617 or Jina Rooks (707) 577-7539
6 p.m. REDWOOD CITY — "The Haunting at Union Cemetery: A Historical Event," an adults-only event including flashlight tours, ghost stories and a costume contest.
Location: Union Cemetery, El Camino Real and Woodside Road, Redwood City
Contact: Nancy Radcliffe, City Trees (650) 556-9380 ext.