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Tuesday, February 21

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, February 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building
Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF

The James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is located at the corner of Seventh and Mission Streets in San Francisco. The public entrance is 95 Seventh Street. Opened in 1905, this is considered one of America’s most beautiful public buildings. Today, it ...

Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach
Tuesday, February 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach Public Library
Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach

Join them every Tuesday evening in the historic literary epicenter of San Francisco to hear poets from near and far read their work. Tuesdays at North Beach is a highly-respected weekly poetry series celebrating internationally acclaimed poets and showcasing local talent. Past guests have included Jonathan ...

Free Astronomy Lecture: Mars and the Human Imagination | Presidio
Tuesday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio - Observation Post
Free Astronomy Lecture: Mars and the Human Imagination | Presidio

Mars has long been an object of intense interest in ancient and modern myths. Its ruddy glow inspiring visions of conflict and war, and its surface markings creating a whole genre of popular (mis)representations of Mars as the abode of life in a variety of …

Wednesday, February 22

“The Elixir Of Love” An Hour Long Opera Show | SF
Wednesday, February 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach Public Library

Come and enjoy a screening of San Francisco opera’s “The Elixir of Love” in a special hour long format. Perfect for families and opera lovers of all ages. The story is a classic boy-meets-girl story with plenty of lighthearted comedy along the way.
A brief talk …

Thursday, February 23

Free Camp Cook Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alite Outpost
Free Camp Cook Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF

The Alite Outpost will be giving away free grilled cheese sandwich and cold beers for you and your buddies during their Speak Cheesy Happy Hour.
Aside from that, they will also be offering 15% off every item in the shop during the event. There will be …

Quick Draw SF: “Love Beyond Valentine’s Day” | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| 1192 Folsom
Quick Draw SF:

This month Quick Draw SF is a week later than usual. The theme is “Love Beyond Valentine’s Day,” a look at what you hold most near and dear to you on Thursday, February 23, 2017 with happy hour specials in full effect plus DJ music …

“Offline” Comedy Film Screening | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Goethe-Institut San Francisco

The screening of the comedy “Offline” marks a special occasion to come to the Goethe-Institut San Francisco, as it is part of Games and Politics, an event series on the various interactions between video games and politics.
 

“Before the Flood” Film Screening | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| CalCEF

To celebrate RE-volv’s third annual Solar Education Week, they invite you to watch Before the Flood. The film, presented by National Geographic, features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, traveling to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate …

Thrive Series: A Conversation with HP Inc.’s Alex Stoll | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Babson San Francisco
Thrive Series: A Conversation with HP Inc.'s Alex Stoll | SF

Alex Stoll says his job is to sell billions of dollars of products nobody really wants but everyone needs — PCs and printers. He works in a highly competitive, low margin, commodified world and yet, Alex says, he’s found enormous room for innovation. Over the …

Free Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Debonair Barber & Shave Parlor
Free Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop | SF

Line up:

Feel Woods
Bud Bud
Priyanka Wali
Rahul Pandya

Drink Specials:
Donation Based Drinks

Friday, February 24

HellaFunny Fridays | North Beach
Friday, February 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP code HELLAFUNNY
| Caffe Sapore
HellaFunny Fridays | North Beach

Right on the crooked-est street in the world (the crooked part being just a few blocks up) at HellaFunny Fridays – a weekly comedy show brought to you by Stroy Moyd (NBC, ABC, Viceland), Tim Young (Punchline, SF Sketchfest) and Feel Woods (Cobbs, SF Sketchfest). ...

Saturday, February 25

Community Clean Team: Volunteer For The Future Green | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sunset Elementary School
Community Clean Team: Volunteer For The Future Green | SF

Community Clean Team is San Francisco Public Works’ longest-running and largest volunteer program that keeps San Francisco beautiful through landscaping and gardening projects, graffiti removal and litter cleanup in the neighborhoods. Community Clean Team, in partnership with the Giant Sweep anti-litter campaign, needs your help …

Annual “Give Kids a Smile” Day: Free Dental Check-up, Screening & Goodies | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
Annual

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry will offer free dental check-ups and oral health screenings for children as part of a Give Kids A Smile event.
The screenings will take place at the Dugoni School of Dentistry’s Pediatric Clinic on the San Francisco campus …

African Musical Instruments Workshops | North Beach
Saturday, February 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | North Beach Public Library
African Musical Instruments Workshops | North Beach

Keenan Webster will perform with the beautiful West African harp (kora) and other instruments of African origin and also give hands-on demonstrations of the instruments. Dancing is encouraged. Bring the whole family.

“Treasure Island Flea” Mardi Gras Celebration
Saturday, February 25 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)

Join in for a special Mardi Gras themed Treasure Island Flea. First 500 each day get free mardi gras beads. Happy hour specials: 2-for-1 craft hurricane cocktails. 30+ Food Trucks and tents serving New Orleans inspired foods like West Coast Gumbo and California Beignets. Live Jazz …

Send Me Across the Sea: A Post Card Sized Art Show | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Book and Job Gallery
Send Me Across the Sea: A Post Card Sized Art Show | SF

Come and check out the wonderful works from over 50 artists from across the sea. Each piece is postcard sized and works come in printed, painted, drawn, mixed media forms.
Meet some of the artists, buy some affordable art, and if the fancy strikes you, send that …

Lyrical Workshop: Emerge With Better Songs | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Lyrical Opposition
Lyrical Workshop: Emerge With Better Songs | SF

Based in San Francisco, the monthly workshop series runs every 4th Saturday of the month until the end of the year. Over 50 artists in the past couple months have participated in Lyrical Opposition Workshops and Forums, with participants learning valuable artist techniques, strategies and ...

Veterans Poetry Reading & Panel Discussion | SFAC Workshop
Saturday, February 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Arts Commission
Veterans Poetry Reading & Panel Discussion | SFAC Workshop

The San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries (SFAC Galleries) has organized a series of public programs in conversation with its current exhibition, Not Alone: Exploring Bonds Between and With Members of the Armed Forces. All events are free and open to the public. The exhibition features ...

Fitbit Local: Free Bodyweight Cardio Workout | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Equinox Sports Club
Fitbit Local: Free Bodyweight Cardio Workout | SF

Sweat it out with Fitbit Local, a series of free monthly workouts in your city led by fitness leaders from your community.
Get your body moving with this feel good bodyweight cardio and strength bootcamp with Fitbit Local Ambassadors Caroline Jordan & Buddy Macuha. All levels …

Downtown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
| Bar Fluxus
Downtown Comedy Night at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons. Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel ...

Expression of Surrealism: Group Exhibit Opening | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | DaDa SF
Expression of Surrealism: Group Exhibit Opening | SF

Come and take a look at a group exhibition featuring the works of 4 bay area emerging artists: Jerry Frost, Avery Palmer, Anthony Tablizo and Wesely Wright.
Their works feature a myriad of expressions of surrealism fused with contemporary and pop art depicting the bizarre, twisted, nonsensical …

Sunday, February 26

“Treasure Island Flea” Mardi Gras Celebration
Sunday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)

Join in for a special Mardi Gras themed Treasure Island Flea. The first 500 each day will get free Mardi Gras beads.

Happy hour specials: 2-for-1 craft hurricane cocktails
30+ Food Trucks and tents serving New Orleans inspired foods like West Coast Gumbo and California Beignets
Live Jazz …

Love Letters To The Left: Writing Workshop | SF
Sunday, February 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*There is a suggested donation of $5.
| Mission Dolores Park
Love Letters To The Left: Writing Workshop | SF

A creative day in the park that’ll be part writing workshop, part resistance, and all loveliness. Come write haikus for Planned Parenthood or love sonnets for Bernie Sanders. There will be fun & creative writing prompts so you can write to your heroes from the …

Haight Free Love: Your Love Is A Protest | SF
Sunday, February 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Haight & Masonic
Haight Free Love: Your Love Is A Protest | SF

Haight Free Love is a public demonstration of their collective community’s awareness that love–for each other and for ourselves–is the answer. With hatred, fear and greed oozing from the pores of the society and being sanctioned at the highest levels, your community is a protest. Your compassion …

Funcheap’s 2017 Oscars Party: Oscar Bingo, Betting Pool & Free Popcorn | SPARK Social
Sunday, February 26 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP. Bring cash for food & drinks
| SPARK Social SF
Funcheap's 2017 Oscars Party: Oscar Bingo, Betting Pool & Free Popcorn | SPARK Social

Join us at Spark Social SF for Funcheap’s 2017 Oscars Party. Enjoy free popcorn & roast marshmallows over a fire pit, Oscars betting pool, champagne and beer specials, and several of SF’s tastiest food trucks.
We’ll have the TVs tuned to the pre-show red carpet walk, …