BC-CA--NorCal Daybook, CA

Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Saturday, Dec. 28

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All day. POINT REYES — The national park service will start offering shuttle bus transportation for park patrons at point reyes national seashore who would like to watch the annual pacific gray whale migration from alaska to mexico. NPS officials say there are also recovering populations of northern elephant seals returning to Point Reyes. Through late march 2014.

Ticket purchases available at Kenneth Patrick Visitors Center, 1 Drakes Beach Road, Point Reyes National Seashore.

Contact: Loretta Farley (415) 464-5140.

1 p.m. SAN FRANCISCO — The Cartoon Art Museum will host artist Claire Tiwald as part of its cartoonist-in-residence program. Tiwald will be available to talk about her work with museum patrons.

Cartoon Art Museum, 655 Mission St., San Francisco.

Contact: Andrew Farago (415) 227-8666, ext. 309.

6 p.m. UNION CITY — 25th anniversary program for Logan High School's nationally recognized forensics team.

Location: Guy Emanuele Pavilion, James Logan High School, 1800 H St., Union City.

Contact: Florence Graham (510) 589-3519.

6 p.m. Performance by the University of the Philippines Concert Chorus. Proceeds will aid community efforts to offset the cost of renaming Alvarado Middle School to Itliong-Vera Cruz Middle School after two Filipino American Labor organizers during the farmworker movement.

Location: Union City Apostolic Church, 33700 Alvarado-Niles Blvd., Union City.

Contact: Joe Angeles (510) 471-2520.

7:30 p.m. The Society of Single Professionals' 2014 Singles Convention.

Location: Marriott Hotel, 1770 S. Amphlett Blvd., San Mateo.

Contact: Tom Andrews (415) 479-3800.

8 p.m. The Avoid the 13 Santa Clara County DUI Task Force will conduct a DUI checkpoint in Cupertino at an undisclosed location within city limits. Through Sunday at 2:30 a.m.

Contact: Sgt. Kurtis Stenderup (408) 421-6760.

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