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Sunday, April 20

Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Turning Memories into History | SF
Sunday, April 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Turning Memories into History | SF

Francine Brevetti will lead a talk on “Turning Memories into History.”

Thursday, May 1

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr ...

Saturday, May 3

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...

Sunday, May 4

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, May 4 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Sunday, May 18

Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: The Perils of Being Royal | SF
Sunday, May 18 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: The Perils of Being Royal | SF

Michael Svanevik will lead a talk on “Risky Business – The Perils of Being Royal.”

Sunday, June 1

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, June 1 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Thursday, June 5

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, June 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr ...

Saturday, June 7

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...

Sunday, June 8

Repair Cafe: Fix Your Broken Items | Palo Alto
Sunday, June 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of American Heritage
Repair Cafe: Fix Your Broken Items | Palo Alto

Bring your broken things and work with the repair volunteers to assess what it would take to repair them. You can work with the volunteers to do the repairs yourself (with their guidance) or have them tackle the job directly. With luck, you’ll walk away ...

Sunday, June 22

Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Cemeteries Around the World | SF
Sunday, June 22 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Cemeteries Around the World | SF

Peter Tannen will lead a talk on “Jewish Cemeteries of Morocco.”
Also, Bob Giles will talk about “Cemeteries from Around the World.”

Thursday, July 3

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, July 3 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr ...

Saturday, July 5

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...

Sunday, July 6

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, July 6 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Sunday, July 20

Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Rise and Fall of Sutro Baths | SF
Sunday, July 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Rise and Fall of Sutro Baths | SF

John A. Martini will lead a talk about “Sutro’s Glass Palace: Rise and Fall of Sutro Baths.”

Sunday, August 17

Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Compassionate Clutter Cleaning | SF
Sunday, August 17 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Compassionate Clutter Cleaning | SF

Peggy Aycinena and Dorothy Severns will discuss “The Mess Mobile: Compassionate Clutter Cleaning.”

Sunday, September 21

Cemetery Lecture: Hollywood Endings: When the Stars Flicker Out | SF
Sunday, September 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cemetery Lecture: Hollywood Endings: When the Stars Flicker Out | SF

Michael Svanevik will discuss “Hollywood Endings (When the Stars Flicker Out).’

Sunday, October 12

Repair Cafe: Fix Your Broken Items | Palo Alto
Sunday, October 12 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of American Heritage
Repair Cafe: Fix Your Broken Items | Palo Alto

Bring your broken things and work with the repair volunteers to assess what it would take to repair them. You can work with the volunteers to do the repairs yourself (with their guidance) or have them tackle the job directly. With luck, you’ll walk away ...

Sunday, October 19

Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Stories in Stone: Holy Land | SF
Sunday, October 19 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Cypress Lawn Cemetery Lecture: Stories in Stone: Holy Land | SF

Douglas Keister will discuss “Stories in Stone: Holy Land.”