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Wednesday, January 16

Giants World Series Trophy Tour 2013 | Vallejo
Giants World Series Trophy Tour 2013 | Vallejo

Here’s your chance to get a photo with the 2012 and 2010 Giants World Series Trophy. The Giants World Champions Trophy Tour takes place for the second time in two years – with both the 2010 and 2012 trophies traveling all over Northern California (and ...

French Tasting Event & Social Media Workshop | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Advanced RSVP
| Bistro Unique
French Tasting Event & Social Media Workshop | SF

Learn about Social Media and then be social in person and network while enjoying complimentary French Hor D’oeuvres at Bistro Unique in San Francisco.
This free Social Media Workshop and French Tasting Event with expert speaker David Mitroff, Ph.D is on Wednesday January 16, 2013 is from 4:30pm …

“Soul Food Junkies” Film Night & Food Party | Oakland
Wednesday, January 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Event is free, prepared food will be there to purchase.
| Oakland Asian Cultural Center

Join a screening of Byron Hurt’s Soul Food Junkies, a film which explores the history and social significance of soul food to black cultural identity and its effect on African American health, good and bad.
Free, but RSVP is required.
Soul food will also be used as …

Quiet Lightning Art & Lit Bash w/ Free Food | Sports Basement
Wednesday, January 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Quiet Lightning Art & Lit Bash w/ Free Food | Sports Basement

Come get surround by art on the walls and wandering minstrels, food and Downtown Wine on the pour. Special guests at each station: Studio One, 826, and SOMArts in the house; a video projector, exquisite corpse, oracular storytelling, a lightning trivia station with prizes and …

Small Scale Carving Party & Potluck | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| StoreFrontLab
Small Scale Carving Party & Potluck | SF

If you have small-scale whittling or carving projects, bring them. This is not really a workshop or skillshare, unless you feel like teaching someone something.
Free, but RSVP is required.
Bring a snack or beverage, if you’d like to.

Green Living Workshop: Greening the City | SF
Green Living Workshop: Greening the City | SF

During the first class, attendees will learn how to green the city on January 16, 2013.
Topics include gardening, green roofing, living walls, tree planting, and bikeable, walkable communities.

Rolling Stones 50th Anniv: Rare Vintage Film Clip Night | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Park Branch Library
Rolling Stones 50th Anniv: Rare Vintage Film Clip Night | SF

On January 12, 1963, Charlie Watts played his first gig with the Rolling Stones, finalizing the lineup that launched the band to stardom second only to the Beatles.
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 from 6:30pm-8:30pm at the Park Branch of the San Francisco Library on 1833 Page Street, rock …

Danny Dechi Comedy Show: Bob Sarlatte | Bazaar Cafe
Wednesday, January 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bazaar Cafe
Danny Dechi Comedy Show: Bob Sarlatte | Bazaar Cafe

Comedy Lineup: January 16, 2013

Bob Sarlatte
David O’Brien
Fred Anderson
Griffin Daley
Howard Stone
Lynn Ruth Miller
Mr. Mystic
Natasha Muse
Veronica Porras

SkepTalk: Overconfidence & the Frailty of Knowledge | Berkeley
Wednesday, January 16 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations requested
| La Peña Cultural Center
SkepTalk: Overconfidence & the Frailty of Knowledge | Berkeley

While self-confidence is a prized human attribute, too much confidence can be obnoxious, pernicious, and even deadly. This audience-participation skeptalk will present a simple 10-question quiz to measure an important aspect of individual self-confidence.
With analysis and discussion of these measurements, audience members will be better …

Free Sneak Preview: Schwarzenegger’s “The Last Stand”
Wednesday, January 16 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required, arrive early as admission not guaranteed
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview: Schwarzenegger's

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “The Last Stand”, After leaving his LAPD narcotics post following a bungled op.
Free Film Screening: The Last Stand
Wednesday, January 16, 2013(7:30pm)
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
- RSVP Code: FUNSFY20P

Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but …

Free Comedy: Comikaze Lounge with Kellen Erskine | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Free Comedy: Comikaze Lounge with Kellen Erskine | SF

Comedy Lineup: January 16, 2013

Kellen Erskine (headlining)
Lydia Papovich
Kevin O’Shea
OJ Patterson
Clara Bijl
Justin Alan
Kate Willett
Stefani Silverman

Janet Jackson Flash Mob Dance Class: Together Again Part 2/8 | SF
Janet Jackson Flash Mob Dance Class: Together Again Part 2/8 | SF

Join Bay Area Flash Mob for a Janet Jackson Birthday Celebration Flash Mob on May 18, 2013 when dancers will gather in several location in San Francisco and perform Together Again and a medley including five of her number one hits (Nasty, If, All For You, ...

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*bring cash for drinks
| Northstar Cafe
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF

Try your hand (literally) at the Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl starting in North Beach. Get lubricated on $3.50 drink specials, win prizes (like best athletic wear… ’cause you need great threads to show your RPS moves) and the tournament champ wins a $50 bar tab ...

Free 8-bit ‘Chiptune’ Electro Rock Concert | San Jose
Wednesday, January 16 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Blank Club
Free 8-bit 'Chiptune' Electro Rock Concert | San Jose

Enjoy a free chiptune, Nintendo-inspired electro rock concert at The Blank Club on Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

Crashfaster is a four-bodied hive mind from San Francisco, California that combines the gritty chip sounds of Gameboy, NES and C64 with hard-hitting rock and both synthetic and human …

Every Wednesday

Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Pac Heights
Every Wednesday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Kezar Stadium
Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Pac Heights

Every Wednesday morning at 6:30 am, gather at Alta Plaza Park for a free badass workout and a chance to meet fellow fitness enthusiasts in your city.
The half hour workouts are different each week, but consist of  boot camp style workouts like running hills, core …

$1 Book Sale | SF Main Library
Every Wednesday – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
$1 Book Sale | SF Main Library

From April – October in 2014, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library.
All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco …

Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero
Every Wednesday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero

The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates the design process that takes a great idea and turns it into a reality.
With more than 20 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk customers, the gallery illustrates the role …

Castro Farmers’ Market | SF
Every Wednesday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Castro Farmers' Market | SF

Every Wednesday night throughout the season, March 12 to December 17, 2014, Noe Street is abloom with fresh fruits and vegetables as the Castro Farmers’ Market brings California’s best to the neighborhood.
The farmers’ market is open 4-8 pm, rain or shine, but it doesn’t hurt to be …

Color Me Badd Wednesdays: ’90s Jams & Coloring Contests | SoMa
Every Wednesday – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, but bring cash for drinks and tips.
Color Me Badd Wednesdays: '90s Jams & Coloring Contests | SoMa

That local deadbeat-of-love, Broke Ass Stuart, is throwing his own ’90s R&B jam happy hour at Monarch on Wednesdays from 5:30-9:30 pm.
Broke Ass Stuart will be the guest bartender.
Plus, there will be coloring books and crayons at the bar, so you can get your color me …

Karma Cinema: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway
Karma Cinema: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway

Time to get generous; The New Parkway Theater is letting you pay-what-you-wish for a movie ticket every Wednesday night.
Theater doors open at 6 pm every Wednesday and every movie (albeit a few exceptions like private events) will be offered on a sliding scale of a penny (if …

Queeraoke: Rock Star Stage & Prizes | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pandora karaoke & bar
Queeraoke: Rock Star Stage & Prizes | SF

Queeraoke takes place every Wednesday from 6 pm to 2 am at the Pandora Karaoke & Bar, which features a stage that will make you feel like a rock star, 50″ plasma TVs, wireless mics, and an excellent sound system.
There is never a cover and you can win prizes …

Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Circus Center
Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF

Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Wednesday.
Circus Skills Jam Class
Most Wednesdays | 7 to 9 pm
Free, but an RSVP is required; class has a 25 person maximum. Please make sure to check-in before 7:45 pm.
Age limits: Everyone …

The Muffin Men Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | the sip bar 787 broadway. san francisco, ca
The Muffin Men Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF

The Muffin Men present the only Bay Area show that combines sketch videos with live stand up comedy in one hilarious night.
Feel Woods and Papp Johnson are part of the #HellaFunny comedy group and bring their unique brand of comedy to the swanked out Sip …

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Every Wednesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with a drink special purchase.
| Monroe
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF

Try your hand (literally) at the Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl starting in North Beach. Get lubricated on $3.50 drink specials, win prizes (like best athletic wear… ’cause you need great threads to show your RPS moves) and the tournament champ wins a $50 bar tab …

Free Wednesday Concert Night | Haight
Every Wednesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with an RSVP on Eventbrite or $5 at the door
| The Milk Bar
Free Wednesday Concert Night | Haight

The Milk Bar hosts their favorite bands on their weekly series, Milk Was A Bad Choice.
Each show is free with an RSVP on Eventbrite, or $5 at the door.
All shows will include live bands and a themed pop-up kitchen.

“Housepitality” DJ Party & Free Champagne | SoMa

Housepitality SF gives you a reason to come out dancing every Wednesday night with world-class artists and free champagne.
Free, but an RSVP is required and you must arrive before 11 pm. Otherwise, it’s $5 before 11 pm or $10 after.
Enjoy free champagne from 9-10 pm and $5 Jameson (with mention of Housepitality …

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