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Saturday, April 25

Earth Day Beach Cleanup & Free Aquarium Tickets | Aquarium of the Bay
Saturday, April 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Aquatic Park
Earth Day Beach Cleanup & Free Aquarium Tickets | Aquarium of the Bay

The Aquarium of the Bay will host an Earth Day beach cleanup at Aquatic Park near Fisherman’s Wharf. As a thank you, volunteers will receive a free ticket to Aquarium of the Bay on April 25, 2015.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Volunteers will also be treated to …

Shake, Rattle, and Stroll! – Hillcrest School Walkathon and Carnival | SF
Saturday, April 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hillcrest School
Shake, Rattle, and Stroll! - Hillcrest School Walkathon and Carnival | SF

Join us for carnival games, food and fun for all ages!
Saturday, April 25, 9am to 3pm (Walkathon)/ 11am to 3pm (Carnival).
For more information, or to make a donation, please visit hillcrest.dojiggy.com.
Thanks for your support!

The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF
Saturday, April 25 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
| Laguna Honda Hospital
The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF

Take a sad song and make it better as The Beatles Choir brings cheer to the residents and staff of Laguna Honda Hospital through music, joy, laughter and the timeless songs of the Fab Four. Laguna Honda Hospital is a long-term, skilled nursing and rehabilitation ...

ArtSeed’s 2015 Earth Day 10-Hour Art-A-Thon | Presidio
ArtSeed's 2015 Earth Day 10-Hour Art-A-Thon | Presidio

Unleash your creativity during ArtSeed’s 10-hour art-making marathon from 10 am to 8 pm on Earth Day, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
Ever try using oil paints? An old typewriter? A printing press? A Treadle sewing machine? A wood-turning lathe? Tried braiding a rug? While you benefit ArtSeed’s …

Earth Day + Park Beautification & Restoration | Hal Brown Park
Saturday, April 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hal Brown Park
Earth Day + Park Beautification & Restoration | Hal Brown Park

Enjoy a FREE day of discovery and learning out in nature with the family. WildCare naturalists will lead fun family outings with the objective of deepening our commitment to taking care of our planet.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:00am – 12:30pm
In celebration of Earth Day, we will …

2015 Burning Man Participation Faire & Newbie Orientation | SF
Saturday, April 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Burning Man HQ
2015 Burning Man Participation Faire & Newbie Orientation | SF

Burning Man is a “No Spectators,” participant-produced and driven event and on Saturday, April 25, 2014, the Burning Man Headquarters in San Francisco is hosting a Participation Faire for your fellow virgins and learn tips and tricks from veteran Burners.
Free, but an RSVP is requested.
Visit the new headquarters, …

Sunday, April 26

Yoga Class | San Jose
Sunday, April 26 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required through Eventbrite.
| Mission Creek Brewery
Yoga Class | San Jose

Yoga in our taproom for donation to the Enviromental Resources Center at SJSU. Yoga will be taught by Be The Change Yoga.

Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay
Sunday, April 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Humanist Hall
Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay

The guest speaker is Lynice Pinkard and her theme is about building community. She will discuss barriers to community and ways to overcome them. She currently serves as a volunteer and Board member of the food-aid organization Share First Oakland and the community-training institute Seminary of …

Win Tix: 1 Year Anniversary “Party for the People” Zumbathon | Marina
Sunday, April 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$10 suggested donation, but no one turned away due to lack of funds.
| Moscone Rec Center

If you’ve ever tried Zumba, wanted to try Zumba, or lost a bet and have to try Zumba, this Party for the People “Save the House” Zumba dance party is the place to go.
With proceeds benefiting Housing Rights Committee of San Francisco, an organization that …

Saturday, May 2

“Park Greening Day” Volunteer Party | Alamo Square Park
Saturday, May 2 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Please RSVP to recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org.
| Alamo Square Park

Volunteers needed for Park Greening Day. Come out, join your neighbors, pitch in and help make Alamo Square better for everyone. Planting, gardening, weeding, general park maintenance. Meet at the tennis court. Coffee provided. Please wear long pants and close-toed shoes. Event takes place rain ...

Garden Volunteer Workparty “Kezar Triangle | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 2 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Please RSVP to recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org.
| Kezar Triangle
Garden Volunteer Workparty

Volunteer at this recently opened community garden in Golden Gate Park. Working in collaboration with the Recreation and Parks Department, the community, and the San Francisco Parks Alliance, Miller Company Landscape Architects transformed an under-utilized space into a meadow oasis crisscrossed by walking paths. The ...

Friday, May 8

Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Friday, May 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye ...

Saturday, May 9

$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.
Saturday, May 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| SF Library Treat Ave. Donation Center
$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.

The San Francisco Public Library hosts $1 book sales at the Treat Avenue Donation Center every second Saturday of the month. All books are just $1 or less each and all proceeds benefit the San Francisco Public Library.

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, May 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The School Farm
Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF

Come join a volunteer work party at The School Farm every second Saturday from noon to 4 pm to lend a hand and learn about farm work. All skill levels and abilities are welcome, even for moral support and comic relief. They will provide some ...

Friday, May 22

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Friday, May 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out on ...

Saturday, May 23

The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF
Saturday, May 23 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
| Laguna Honda Hospital
The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF

Take a sad song and make it better as The Beatles Choir brings cheer to the residents and staff of Laguna Honda Hospital through music, joy, laughter and the timeless songs of the Fab Four. Laguna Honda Hospital is a long-term, skilled nursing and rehabilitation ...

Sunday, May 24

Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay
Sunday, May 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Humanist Hall
Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay

Sunday Assembly is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life. They’ve got the best parts of a church – community, singing, and acts of service – without any of the religious dogma. They typically meet on the fourth Sunday of the month to sing, think, listen, laugh, ...

Saturday, June 6

“Park Greening Day” Volunteer Party | Alamo Square Park
Saturday, June 6 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Please RSVP to recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org.
| Alamo Square Park

Volunteers needed for Park Greening Day. Come out, join your neighbors, pitch in and help make Alamo Square better for everyone. Planting, gardening, weeding, general park maintenance. Meet at the tennis court. Coffee provided. Please wear long pants and close-toed shoes. Event takes place rain ...

Garden Volunteer Workparty “Kezar Triangle | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, June 6 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Please RSVP to recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org.
| Kezar Triangle
Garden Volunteer Workparty

Volunteer at this recently opened community garden in Golden Gate Park. Working in collaboration with the Recreation and Parks Department, the community, and the San Francisco Parks Alliance, Miller Company Landscape Architects transformed an under-utilized space into a meadow oasis crisscrossed by walking paths. The ...

Friday, June 12

Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Friday, June 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye ...

Saturday, June 13

$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.
Saturday, June 13 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| SF Library Treat Ave. Donation Center
$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.

The San Francisco Public Library hosts $1 book sales at the Treat Avenue Donation Center every second Saturday of the month. All books are just $1 or less each and all proceeds benefit the San Francisco Public Library.

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, June 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The School Farm
Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF

Come join a volunteer work party at The School Farm every second Saturday from noon to 4 pm to lend a hand and learn about farm work. All skill levels and abilities are welcome, even for moral support and comic relief. They will provide some ...

Friday, June 26

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Friday, June 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out on ...

Saturday, July 11

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, July 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The School Farm
Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF

Come join a volunteer work party at The School Farm every second Saturday from noon to 4 pm to lend a hand and learn about farm work. All skill levels and abilities are welcome, even for moral support and comic relief. They will provide some ...

Friday, July 24

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Friday, July 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out on ...