1. Make a difference! Attend The Jewels of San Diego Gala on May 5 featuring a bold Moulin Rouge Cabaret. In addition, The San Diego Center for Children turns 125 and is ready to celebrate on May 10. Show your love and experience joy as you help give back to the San Diego community.

www.arc-sd.com  www.centerforchildren.org 

2. Celebrate all Mothers! Whether it is your own mom or someone you admire, the purpose behind Mother’s Day is to express and celebrate all the moms in your life. Pay tribute to them with a gift, a call or a card to help make her day more delightful.

3. Did someone say fiesta? This May 5 show your love to the Pug Rescue of San Diego and join them for southern California’s largest Pug Party. A “Pugo de Mayo” costume party will help raise funds for rescued and homeless pugs. Bring your family and friends and have Pug-Tastic time! www.pugsandiego.com

4 Get out of town! Visit Catalina Island and the city of Avalon. From May 4-6 the Catalina Film Festival, features more than 75 films in the world’s first iconic, sound theatre; Avalon Theater. Continue the celebration at the Avalon Ball on May 12 with Big Bands as you dance the night away.

www.catalinafilm.org www.adsla.org