SF Temps Dipped Into the 30s This Morning
Storm Watch, Wow
SF Temps Dipped Into the 30s This Morning
Yes, it really WAS that cold. San Francisco temps dipped into the 30s on Tuesday morning
How San Francisco is Prepping for Major Storm
Bay Area Updates, Storm Watch
How San Francisco is Prepping for Major Storm
Outdoor COVID test sites closing, homeless outreach teams in place, flood barriers installed, extra tree crews deployed
Major "Atmospheric River" Coming Tonight to Bay Area: How to Prepare
Bay Area Updates, Storm Watch
Major "Atmospheric River" Coming Tonight to Bay Area: How to Prepare
Because of wildfire burn scars, huge risk of flash floods and debris flows during upcoming major storm
1 Million Vaccines by July 4: Contra Costa County's Goal
Bay Area Updates, COVID-19 Updates, Uplifting, Vaccines
1 Million Vaccines by July 4: Contra Costa County's Goal
Vaccinate nearly the entire county by the 4th of July? The County hopes so
Alameda County Opens Outdoor Dining "Immediately"
Bay Area Updates, Curfew / Stay-at-Home, Outdoor Dining, What's Closed / What's Open
Alameda County Opens Outdoor Dining "Immediately"
Oakland and Alameda County jump first, open outdoor dining and other Purple Tier activities immediately
Outdoor Dining is Back in San Francisco On Thursday
COVID-19 Updates, Curfew / Stay-at-Home, Outdoor Dining, What's Closed / What's Open
Outdoor Dining is Back in San Francisco On Thursday
Starting January 28, Outdoor dining may resume. It is limited to up to 6 people total from up to two households at a table.
California Ends 10pm Curfew, But SF Keeps It
Bay Area Updates, Brand New, COVID-19 Updates, Curfew / Stay-at-Home
California Ends 10pm Curfew, But SF Keeps It
No more statewide curfew effective immediately, but San Francisco keeps 10pm curfew for non-essential activities for time being
Bay Area ICU Capacity Tops 23%
Bay Area Updates, COVID-19 Updates
Bay Area ICU Capacity Tops 23%
ICU availability in The Bay has reportedly jumped from 6.5% to 23.4%

Wednesday, January 27

Free Admission Hour “Japanese Tea Garden” at GG Park
Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG Park

Still Open / SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE: 12/7/20 –  Outdoor gardens are specifically allowed and exempt from closures in the Shelter-in-Place order from December 6 to January 4. “Outdoor botanical gardens and historic sites may remain open” – We confirmed with the SF’s parks department ...Every Wednesday

“Wasted: When Trash Becomes Treasure” Museum of Craft & Design Virtual Event
Wednesday, January 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: $8*
*$8 General Admission, $6 Students/Seniors.
| Museum of Craft and Design
"Wasted: When Trash Becomes Treasure" Museum of Craft & Design Virtual Event
Wed, Jan 27, 10-11am Pacific time The Museum of Craft and Design welcomes writer and speaker Katie Treggiden for a virtual discussion of her new book, “Wasted: When Trash Becomes Treasure” on Wednesday, January 27! The program will begin with an introduction by the book’s forward author, ...
Exploratorium’s “Storytime Science for Kids Online” The Sound Episode
Wednesday, January 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Virtual Event
Exploratorium's "Storytime Science for Kids Online" The Sound Episode
Join us for Storytime Science-a storybook read-aloud, followed by a simple activity geared toward young children. This January, the Exploratorium’s own Vivian Altmann reads Oscar and the Bat: A Book About Sound, written and illustrated by Geoff Waring. What’s that sound? Oscar can hear it, but ...
Historical Picture of Early Gamble Garden’s Water Tower & Well
Wednesday, January 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Free for members / $10 non-members
Historical Picture of Early Gamble Garden's Water Tower & Well
Join Sue Krumbein and Jane Stocklin for a talk and slide show on Wells and Water Towers in early Palo Alto! Learn about the challenges the Gambles faced regarding water and how they solved the problem, even before their neighborhood was incorporated into the city. ...
“Frozen Obsession” Online Film Screening and Panel
Wednesday, January 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Frozen Obsession" Online Film Screening and Panel
Nowhere are the consequences of a warming climate more pronounced and observable than in the polar regions of our planet. Frozen Obsession follows the 18-day, 2,000-mile Northwest Passage Project expedition through the extreme and stunningly beautiful Canadian Arctic Archipelago aboard the Swedish research icebreaker Oden, ...
Bold Conversations About Equity w/ Silicon Valley Education Foundation
Wednesday, January 27 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Bold Conversations About Equity w/ Silicon Valley Education Foundation
Join us for an evening of Courageous Conversations with a mini keynote and fireside chat with the renowned author and speaker, Glenn Singleton. We invite you to interact with fellow participants in small groups to share your wonderings and experiences.
How to Finance Your ADU for Homeowners in Napa & Sonoma Counties
Wednesday, January 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zoom
How to Finance Your ADU for Homeowners in Napa & Sonoma Counties
Wednesday, January 27 | How to Finance Your ADU for Homeowners in Napa & Sonoma Counties (Register here!) We’ll be joined by local & state ADU financing experts including local lenders and folks who can help you with concrete information, tips, and advice to help make ...
Virtual Bay Area Book Festival Event: Julia Cameron & Judy Collins
Virtual Bay Area Book Festival Event: Julia Cameron & Judy Collins
Join us on Wednesday, January 27th at 7pm PT for an evening with Julia Cameron and Judy Collins in celebration of Cameron’s latest book, The Listening Path: The Creative Art of Attention, in partnership with the Bay Area Book Festival and the Ruby. PLEASE NOTE THIS ...
Conversations About Landscape: Observing Landscapes-Mirrors of Time
Wednesday, January 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Conversations About Landscape: Observing Landscapes-Mirrors of Time
About the Series Land, People, Place While the coronavirus pandemic has kept many of us sequestered from one another, it has also allowed us time to experience our cities in a new way. A slower pace for many has opened up space to sit with and ...
“Women Lit” Bay Area Book Fest Event w/ Julia Cameron & Judy Collins
Wednesday, January 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 general admission; $30 with signed book
| www.baybookfest.org
"Women Lit" Bay Area Book Fest Event w/ Julia Cameron & Judy Collins
Having enriched the creative and artistic journeys of millions with her Artist’s Way program and books, Julia Cameron will show us how to harness that spirit of renewal with her latest guide to attunement and fulfillment, The Listening Path. Joining Julia for this live, virtual ...
Bay Area Food Allergy Families Connect
Wednesday, January 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Bay Area Food Allergy Families Connect
Join us for a special gathering of food allergy parents providing an opportunity to connect and find support within our community. Join food allergy parents from around the Bay Area for this virtual social event. We look forward to families sharing their personal food allergy journeys. ...

Thursday, January 28

Lunar New Year Storytelling and Art to Celebrate the Year of the Ox
Thursday, January 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Sliding Scale
| Asian Art Museum
Lunar New Year Storytelling and Art to Celebrate the Year of the Ox
Welcome the Year of the Ox with stories of animals and beasts and close looking at artworks from the museum collection.Welcome the Year of the Ox with stories of animals and beasts and close looking at artworks from the museum collection. Get Tickets Hear how the rat ...
Outdoor Dining is Back Today in San Francisco
Thursday, January 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE
Outdoor Dining is Back Today in San Francisco
San Francisco To Reopen Some Activities In Response To State Lifting Regional Stay At Home Order With the State lifting the Bay Area Regional Stay at Home Order, San Francisco on January 28 will reopen key sectors allowed by the State’s purple tier, with some additional ...
Hard Conversations: A Deep Dive into Racism and its Undoing (Jan. 28 – Feb. 25)
Hard Conversations: A Deep Dive into Racism and its Undoing (Jan. 28 - Feb. 25)
Hard Conversations: A Deep Dive into Racism and its Undoing A Collaboration of the Radical Resilience Institute and the School of Inclusion + Activism Cost $99 but Tuition Assistance and BIPOC scholarships Available. Tuition and Universal Financial Accessibility Tuition for these content-rich, transformative 5-week learning immersions has ...
Online Presentation: “Get Out of the Way for the Highway”
Thursday, January 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required
| San Mateo County History Museum
Online Presentation: "Get Out of the Way for the Highway"
The San Mateo County Historical Association President Mitch Postel will present “Get Out of the Way for the Highway: How Highway Construction Changed the Landscape of Post-War San Mateo County,” on Thursday, January 28 at 3 p.m. Postel and the archival staff of the San ...
“Gotham Comedy Allstars” w/ Comics From Netflix, Daily Show & SiriusXM
Thursday, January 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 GA
"Gotham Comedy Allstars" w/ Comics From Netflix, Daily Show & SiriusXM
Featuring Regina DeCicco, Wali Collins, Rachel Feinstein & Michael Kosta! Thursday 1/28 at 5pm PT / 8pm ET All ticket holders can watch the show for 24 hours after the livestream broadcast. About Regina DeCicco Regina DeCicco is the warm-up comic for ABC’s The View, which used to happen ...
“Defrost” Immersive Virtual Experience on Gather
Thursday, January 28 – 5:30 pm | Cost: $15 | Dragon Theatre
"Defrost" Immersive Virtual Experience on Gather
Meet Hapless. They are stuck in a prison they feel safe in, yet never quite happy. And whenever they try to leave, their prison only grows bigger. But today, there’s something new. They are not alone. You are here, and a magical journey to find the ...
Virtual Trivia: Lord of the Rings
Thursday, January 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to play, only 500 spots for participating in the trivia.
| twitch.tv/totalpartychill
Virtual Trivia: Lord of the Rings
(Free to Play!) Quizzes of the Coast, Virtual Trivia Night is back January 28th with Lord of the Rings Trivia! Live on Twitch at 6pm pacific! Trivia will consist of questions from the trilogy of books and the movies! ✨ HOW TO PLAY ✨ – Tune into the Trivia ...
“Downtown Stand-Up” Comedy Benefit Show for Downtown SF
"Downtown Stand-Up" Comedy Benefit Show for Downtown SF
TL;DR: A fun-filled night of comedy benefitting Downtown Streets Team, San Francisco, a movement to end homelessness. Winter and quarantine getting you down? Join us on Thursday, January 28 at 7:00-8:30 pm for Downtown Stand-Up: a fun-filled night of comedy benefitting Downtown Streets Team, San Francisco. Your ...
Exploratorium’s After Dark Online: “House Plants”
Thursday, January 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free online event: Join via YouTube or Facebook
| Online Event
Exploratorium's After Dark Online: "House Plants"
The popularity of houseplants has grown steadily since shelter-in-place began. Learn more about the science of tending your own, the wide diversity and origin of indoor greenery, and meet some fellow fans of photosynthesizers.
“How to Make a Slave” Book Talk
Thursday, January 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Suggested Donation $5-$20.
| Online webinar
"How to Make a Slave" Book Talk
Thurs, Jan 28, 7-8:30pm Pacific KPFA Radio 94.1 FM presents: Jerald Walker and Kevin Cartwright: A Zoom Event How to Make a Slave Finalist, 2020 National Book Award in Nonfiction Eventbrite Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jerald-walker-how-to-make-a-slave-and-other-essays-tickets-130211779939 For the Black community, Jerald Walker asserts in How To Make a Slave,” anger is often a prelude ...
San Jose Museum of Art “Soundscaping” Virtual Sonic Experience
Thursday, January 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
San Jose Museum of Art "Soundscaping" Virtual Sonic Experience
Enjoy performances alongside artworks at the Museum, featuring eclectic sounds from local music creators. Presented by The Come Up and San José Made. This year’s sonic experience features electric sounds from local music creators Joy Dawn Hackett, Julia Bozzo (aka Planttvibes), and William Corduroy. The Come Up ...
“Night of Ideas”: SF’s Festival of Arts & Ideas (2021)
Thursday, January 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required on Eventbrite to guarantee your spot
| San Francisco Main Public Library
“Night of Ideas”: SF’s Festival of Arts & Ideas (2021)
While gathering in person is out this year, the local event partners, Villa San Francisco, KQED, SFMOMA, San Francisco Public Library and California Humanities, are reuniting to produce a dynamic two-hour virtual showcase. For the 2021 Night of Ideas, keynote speakers and performers were asked to ...
“Albany Consort” Live Bach Concert
Thursday, January 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, Donations Accepted
| Online From St. Ignatius or Palo Alto
"Albany Consort" Live Bach Concert
Thursay, Jan 28 7:30pm, and Saturday, Jan 30 7pm, Pacific time The Bay Area lockdown is taking its toll on group performances. But following regulations we are able to livestream this concert from St Ignatius on January 28, and repeat it with the addition of a ...
Full Moon Sound Bath w/ Sound Meditation Presents
Thursday, January 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*your first one is free.
Full Moon Sound Bath w/ Sound Meditation Presents
It is possible to experience the full power of a soothing sound bath, online. Let your worries drift away as soothing drones and ethereal melodies invite into your deepest state of consciousness. We’re creating a monthly sound meditation gathering for community on the full moon— and ...

Friday, January 29

“Crazy Funny Asians” Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco
"Crazy Funny Asians" Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase! Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Join Us – RSVP on Eventbrite and we’ll send you the secret Zoom link ...Every Friday

“Pay-What-You-Can” Taco Day at SF’s Tato (Every Friday)
"Pay-What-You-Can" Taco Day at SF's Tato (Every Friday)

While many restaurants are struggling, San Francisco Mexican restaurant TATO wants to give back. They’re bringing back their “Taco Love” special which features a two taco plate with sides, and pay-what-you-can pricing. Pay-What-You-Can Taco Day Tato 4608 3rd St. (@ McKinnon) San Francisco (Bayview) Every ...Every Friday

Revolution Books’ Giant New & Used Book Sale (Jan. 29-31)
Friday, January 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Revolution Books
Revolution Books' Giant New & Used Book Sale (Jan. 29-31)
Giant Book Sale (New & Used) and a wild variety of mainly Classical sheet music to Benefit the Revolution Tour Friday- Sunday, Jan. 29-31 from 1-5 pm Come early for the best selection Volunteer now to help publicize and organize the sale. Here’s what you can do: ** Tell your ...
“All-Star Comedy Show” Bay Area
"All-Star Comedy Show" Bay Area
The All-Star Comedy Show is just that– the funniest comedians ever in the Bay Area, guaranteed. Come discover these barely hidden gems. Pay What You Can – $6 Suggested, free for Essential Workers (cleaner, grocers, nurse, etc.) & financial strapped folks Comedians on this show have appeared on ...
An Update of NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover
Friday, January 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Facebook or Youtube Stream
An Update of NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover
Talk by Gerald McKeegan Friday, January 29 7-8 p.m. Free, Watch on Facebook and YouTube Get ready to land on Mars! The Mars 2020 spacecraft, carrying the Perseverance rover, is already close to Mars, and the rover will land on February 18, 2021. Join us Friday evening as astronomer ...