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Tuesday, July 27

SF Library Author Talk “Meddling in the Ballot Box”
Tuesday, July 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Public Library (All Branches)
SF Library Author Talk "Meddling in the Ballot Box"
Dov Levin, author of, Meddling in the Ballot Box, will discuss foreign powers who try to determine election results of another country and the effects of this meddling on election results. Prof. Dov H. Levin is an Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Department of ...
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, July 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, July 28

SF’s Historic Matchbook + Neon Sign Design Talk
Wednesday, July 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Public Library (All Branches)
SF's Historic Matchbook + Neon Sign Design Talk
A partnership with SF Neon, Tenderloin Museum and the Letterform Archive An exploration of matchbooks and neon sign design and typography that is a time-travel journey to the mid-century nightlife of San Francisco. Vintage matchbook covers and historic neon signs are a fascinating synecdoche of the ...

Thursday, July 29

Harris v. Sutro: An Early Civil Rights Battle at Sutro Baths
Thursday, July 29 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP to receive Zoom info
| Sutro Library
Harris v. Sutro: An Early Civil Rights Battle at Sutro Baths
In this virtual talk, Elaine Elinson will present on the little known case of Harris v. Sutro, where John Harris challenged segregation. Join us on Thursday, July 29th at 4PM (PST). For more details and to RSVP, visit Eventbrite page.

Sunday, August 1

“Facial Recognition” Comedy Podcast
Sunday, August 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: $10
"Facial Recognition" Comedy Podcast
Weekly interactive livestreaming podcast featuring rising female-identifying comedians of MENASA (Middle Eastern, North African, & South Asian) descent. Please note the new showtime of 10am on August 1, 2021 WHAT TO EXPECT Live weekly 60-Minute podcast recording by Fizaa Dosani, Zahra Ali, and Pallavi Gunalan Live studio audience ...

Monday, August 2

The Marsh’s Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)
The Marsh's Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)

As many of you know, The Marsh has postponed all in-person shows until further notice, but that won’t stop Monday Night Marsh from continuing to bring you the unique stories we all love. Monday Night MarshStream is our new Monday Night Marsh with a few ...Every Monday

Tuesday, August 3

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 3 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, August 4

Virtual Talk “Healing Personal and Collective Grief”
Wednesday, August 4 – 5:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*Suggested Donation $10
| Online
Virtual Talk "Healing Personal and Collective Grief"
In unsettling and uncertain times, the individual and collective heartbreak that lives in both our bodies and our communities can feel insurmountable. Many of us have been conditioned by the dominant culture to not name, focus on, or wade through the difficulties in our lives. ...

Thursday, August 5

Talking ‘Bout the Birds and the Bees Virtual Gameble
Thursday, August 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$13 Members / $15 Non-members
Talking 'Bout the Birds and the Bees Virtual Gameble
No, it’s not “that” talk. This one’s for gardeners and bird lovers, because you can’t really have one of those things without the other. Join Bay Area News Group’s Joan Morris for an online talk about attracting birds and bees, to your yard and garden, ...

Monday, August 9

The Marsh’s Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)
The Marsh's Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)

As many of you know, The Marsh has postponed all in-person shows until further notice, but that won’t stop Monday Night Marsh from continuing to bring you the unique stories we all love. Monday Night MarshStream is our new Monday Night Marsh with a few ...Every Monday

Tuesday, August 10

Meet Deborah Madison “Queen of Greens”
Tuesday, August 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; please RSVP at https://smcl.org/queenofgreens to receive your Zoom link
| San Mateo County Libraries Zoom
Meet Deborah Madison "Queen of Greens"
Join us as Deborah Madison discusses her memoir An Onion in My Pocket: My Life With Vegetables, following her life journey along with the story of the vegetarian movement. Deborah Madison’s beloved cookbooks changed “vegetarian” from a negative word into a mainstream way of eating. “An ...
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 10 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, August 11

“On the Web of Meaning” Virtual Discussion
Wednesday, August 11 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"On the Web of Meaning" Virtual Discussion
As our civilization careens toward a precipice of climate breakdown, ecological destruction, and gaping inequality, people are losing their existential moorings and humanity’s age-old questions become even more urgent. Who am I? Why am I? How should I live? Our dominant worldview of disconnection―which tells ...

Saturday, August 14

San Francisco Zen Center Meditation Session w/ Asian Art Museum
Saturday, August 14 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Sliding Scale
| Asian Art Museum
San Francisco Zen Center Meditation Session w/ Asian Art Museum

Learn how to meditate with a teacher from the San Francisco Zen Center. This virtual session for beginners will introduce you to the benefits of meditation, which can help settle the body and mind amid the swirl of daily life. Sitting in a balanced posture ...Monthly

2021 San Francisco Congenital Heart Walk
Saturday, August 14 – 8:00 am | Cost: $15*
*This event has a $15 fundraising or donation minimum for each guest over age 2.
| This event is virtual + in-person. Location soon to be announced
2021 San Francisco Congenital Heart Walk
The 2021 San Francisco Heart Walk is a fundraising event benefiting The Children’s Heart Foundation, whose mission is to advance the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of congenital heart defects by funding the most promising research. This fundraising event allows both virtual and in-person participation, subject ...
On Our Fundamental Need for the Natural World
Saturday, August 14 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
On Our Fundamental Need for the Natural World
Many of us live indoor lives, disconnected from the natural world more than any other time in human history. Yet nature remains deeply ingrained in our language, culture, and consciousness. For centuries, we have acted on an intuitive sense that we need communion with the ...

Monday, August 16

The Marsh’s Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)
The Marsh's Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)

As many of you know, The Marsh has postponed all in-person shows until further notice, but that won’t stop Monday Night Marsh from continuing to bring you the unique stories we all love. Monday Night MarshStream is our new Monday Night Marsh with a few ...Every Monday

Tuesday, August 17

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 17 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Thursday, August 19

On the Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness
Thursday, August 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE
On the Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness
To live in a body that is fat and Black is to exist at the margins of a society that creates the conditions for anti-fatness as anti-Blackness. Hyper-policed by state and society, passed over for housing and jobs, and derided and misdiagnosed by medical professionals, ...

Sunday, August 22

San Francisco International Piano Festival
Sunday, August 22 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $25*
*General Admission: $25 Live Stream Concert: Donation Based
| Old First Concerts
San Francisco International Piano Festival
Bringing together a varied and compelling array of leading composers of our time, Nicholas Phillips presents a live solo recital from Old First Concerts. A champion of new music, Phillips has earned praise for his recitals and recordings from The New York Times, BBC Music ...

Tuesday, August 24

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 24 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Thursday, August 26

On Psychedelic Integration and Existential Exploration
Thursday, August 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
On Psychedelic Integration and Existential Exploration
With the second renaissance and re-emergence of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy, the general public and therapists alike are confronted with new areas of exploration, but with few systematic frameworks available. Questions surrounding legal access to care, ongoing criminalization, and medical restrictions to care limiting the therapies available, ...

Tuesday, August 31

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 31 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Tuesday, September 7

Meet Taiwanese-American Poet K-Ming Chang (San Mateo)
Tuesday, September 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; please RSVP at https://smcl.org/bestiary to receive your Zoom invitation
| San Mateo County Libraries Zoom
Meet Taiwanese-American Poet K-Ming Chang (San Mateo)
K-Ming Chang is a Kundiman Fellow and Lambda Literary Award finalist. Her poems have been published in Bettering American Poetry Vol. 3 and the2019 Pushcart Prize Anthology, among others. Bestiary is K-Ming Chang’s first novel: a spellbinding and visceral tale of three generations of Taiwanese ...
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, September 7 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Saturday, September 11

San Francisco Zen Center Meditation Session w/ Asian Art Museum
Saturday, September 11 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Sliding Scale
| Asian Art Museum
San Francisco Zen Center Meditation Session w/ Asian Art Museum

Learn how to meditate with a teacher from the San Francisco Zen Center. This virtual session for beginners will introduce you to the benefits of meditation, which can help settle the body and mind amid the swirl of daily life. Sitting in a balanced posture ...Monthly

Saturday, September 18

11th Annual Donate Life Run/Walk (San Ramon)
Saturday, September 18 – 7:00 am | Cost: $35*
*Virtual adult price is $35, physical is $40-$50. Kids pricing is $25.
| San Ramon
11th Annual Donate Life Run/Walk (San Ramon)
On September 18th, 2021 Donor Network West will host the 11th Annual Donate Life Run/Walk 5K and 10K. You will have the opportunity to run or walk the 5K or 10K through Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, California. This year’s event will be hybrid, meaning ...