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Tuesday, June 25

Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | Santa Clara
Tuesday, June 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Clara Convention Center
Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | Santa Clara

Join the free Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center from June 24 to Wednesday 26, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm. Nearly 600 new inventions will be presented by 400 exhibitors from 25 countries. More than 2,000 visitors ...

Star Trek “Trekkie Tuesday” at McTeague’s Saloon | SF
Tuesday, June 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | McTeague's Saloon
Star Trek "Trekkie Tuesday" at McTeague's Saloon | SF
Join fellow Star Trek enthusiasts at Star Trek Night at McTeague’s Saloon. Come wearing a Starfleet uniform for access to drink specials. Star Trek movies and trivia will be played and we will have Romulan Ale, Aldeberan Whiskey and other themed drinks.

Nerd Nite: Smart & Boozy Lectures | San Jose
Tuesday, June 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Tabard Theatre Company
Nerd Nite: Smart & Boozy Lectures | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers in San Jose every last Tuesday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, booze, and banter; curiosity, cocktails, and ...Monthly

Wednesday, June 26

Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | Santa Clara
Wednesday, June 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Clara Convention Center
Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | Santa Clara

Join the free Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center from June 24 to Wednesday 26, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm. Nearly 600 new inventions will be presented by 400 exhibitors from 25 countries. More than 2,000 visitors ...

Friday, June 28

2019 TNT Free Tech Festival: Food, 3D Art & Virtual Reality | Tenderloin
Friday, June 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is not required but preferred
| Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center
2019 TNT Free Tech Festival: Food, 3D Art & Virtual Reality | Tenderloin
Join the fun, food and festivities as Bay Area tech companies and non-profits share their coolest tech with local youth from the Tenderloin and beyond. 2019 TNT Free Tech Festival: Food, Music & Virtual Reality Friday, June 28, 2019 | 1 pm to 5 pm Kroc Center Gymnasium, 240 ...
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, June 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...Monthly

Saturday, June 29

2019 2nd Annual Beach Cosplay Gathering | Ocean Beach
Saturday, June 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach
2019 2nd Annual Beach Cosplay Gathering | Ocean Beach
Last year was so much fun that we are doing it again. I am hoping this doesn’t conflict with any other cons? I tried to find out but I couldn’t find anything on this date so here we are. As the same with last year, any ...

Friday, July 5

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, July 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser and planetarium shows to Night Hikes and Star Stories. Regular admission is $18 ...Monthly

Saturday, July 6

Sick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
Saturday, July 6 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
| UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
Sick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden

Find out which diseases ail your plants at the free monthly Sick Plant Clinic at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden happening from 9 am to noon on the first Saturday of the month. Entomologists are also available to identify the pests that are living in your plants. Please cover plants ...Monthly

Blockchain ‘n Grill: Cryptocurrency Talk, Music & Comedy Showcase | Oakland
Saturday, July 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 tickets in advance otherwise it's $15 general admission.
| Level 13
Blockchain 'n Grill: Cryptocurrency Talk, Music & Comedy Showcase | Oakland

Blockchain ‘n Grill is an event aimed demystifying and building community around blockchain technology while creating a platform for local comedians and artists. Blockchain ‘n Grill resident DJ, DJ Brigidope will be in the mix spinning the latest, the greatest and your favorite Bay Hit. ...Monthly

Thursday, July 11

Free Rooftop Stargazing Party “Astro Night” | UC Berkeley
Thursday, July 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Campbell Hall (UC Berkeley)
Free Rooftop Stargazing Party "Astro Night" | UC Berkeley

Astro Night is UC Berkeley’s free stargazing and lecture event open to the public. Held typically on the first Thursday of the month (during select months, as weather permits), members of the public are invited to take part in guided stargazings using our fleet of telescopes, including ...

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Thursday, July 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Sunday, July 14

Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF
Sunday, July 14 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Park Branch Library
Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF

Come join at the Park Branch Library, every 2nd Sunday of the month, for an afternoon of anime, manga, discussion, art, and lots of fun. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. This club is for teens ages 12-18 years old.Monthly

Wednesday, July 17

Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio
Wednesday, July 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Randall Museum

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs. Held in the Randall Museum Theater on the third Wednesday of every month, ...Monthly

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, July 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple ...Monthly

Saturday, July 20

“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley
Saturday, July 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mulford Hall (UC Berkeley)
"Science@Cal": Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley

Science@Cal is proud to present a series of free public science lectures on the third Saturday of every month. These talks are given by renowned UC Berkeley scientists and aimed at general audiences. Talks take place on the UC Berkeley campus at 11 am. Doors ...Monthly

Friday, July 26

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, July 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...Monthly

Saturday, July 27

Harry Potter Birthday Celebration | Mountain View
Saturday, July 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Harry Potter Birthday Celebration | Mountain View
Mountain View Public Library is hosting a Harry Potter Birthday Celebration. Come make crafts and play games at an all-ages birthday bash for The Boy Who Lived. This birthday celebration will feature: Kids Crafts “Potion” Making Folded Book Art (11am-12pm) And More!
East Bay Cosplay Gathering w/ Boba Raid After Party | San Leandro
Saturday, July 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Leandro Marina Park
East Bay Cosplay Gathering w/ Boba Raid After Party | San Leandro
Hello Zipp Cosplay here all. Here comes volume 2 of ‘Now That’s What I Call Classic’ cosplay gathering. It’s 2019 now. So it will be 2009 and before for this gathering? Just as first one this is a gathering for you out there who have a ...

Monday, July 29

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, July 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door. Doors at 7 pm; Show at 8 pm
| Club 21
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...Monthly

Tuesday, July 30

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Tuesday, July 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is donation-based.
| The Tabard Theatre Company
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers in San Jose every last Tuesday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, booze, and banter; curiosity, cocktails, and ...Monthly

Thursday, August 1

Free Rooftop Stargazing Party “Astro Night” | UC Berkeley
Thursday, August 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Campbell Hall (UC Berkeley)
Free Rooftop Stargazing Party "Astro Night" | UC Berkeley

Astro Night is UC Berkeley’s free stargazing and lecture event open to the public. Held typically on the first Thursday of the month (during select months, as weather permits), members of the public are invited to take part in guided stargazings using our fleet of telescopes, including ...

Friday, August 2

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser and planetarium shows to Night Hikes and Star Stories. Regular admission is $18 ...Monthly

Saturday, August 3

Sick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
Saturday, August 3 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
| UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
Sick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden

Find out which diseases ail your plants at the free monthly Sick Plant Clinic at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden happening from 9 am to noon on the first Saturday of the month. Entomologists are also available to identify the pests that are living in your plants. Please cover plants ...Monthly

NorCal Summer Cosplay Gathering 2019 | San Mateo
Saturday, August 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: $8*
*$8 in advance, $10 on site. Parking is $6.
| Coyote Point Recreation Area
NorCal Summer Cosplay Gathering 2019 | San Mateo
The NorCal Cosplay Gathering returns this August. Join us at Coyote Point Park for another day of cosplay, photos, food, and friends. NorCal Cosplay Gatherings are dedicated to providing a fun day of hanging out, getting some great cosplay shoots, and having fun with friends and ...
Blockchain ‘n Grill: Cryptocurrency Talk, Music & Comedy Showcase | Oakland
Saturday, August 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 tickets in advance otherwise it's $15 general admission.
| Level 13
Blockchain 'n Grill: Cryptocurrency Talk, Music & Comedy Showcase | Oakland

Blockchain ‘n Grill is an event aimed demystifying and building community around blockchain technology while creating a platform for local comedians and artists. Blockchain ‘n Grill resident DJ, DJ Brigidope will be in the mix spinning the latest, the greatest and your favorite Bay Hit. ...Monthly

Thursday, August 8

City Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End
City Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Sunday, August 11

Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF
Sunday, August 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Park Branch Library
Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF

Come join at the Park Branch Library, every 2nd Sunday of the month, for an afternoon of anime, manga, discussion, art, and lots of fun. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. This club is for teens ages 12-18 years old.Monthly

Saturday, August 17

“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley
Saturday, August 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mulford Hall (UC Berkeley)
"Science@Cal": Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley

Science@Cal is proud to present a series of free public science lectures on the third Saturday of every month. These talks are given by renowned UC Berkeley scientists and aimed at general audiences. Talks take place on the UC Berkeley campus at 11 am. Doors ...Monthly

Wednesday, August 21

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, August 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple ...Monthly