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Saturday, August 13

Civil War “Living History Day” at Fort Point (SF)
Saturday, August 13 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission free; donations accepted
| Fort Point National Historic Site
Civil War "Living History Day" at Fort Point (SF)
Learn about the role of California and the Civil War as you take a tour of the fort. See exhibits of 1860’s clothing, weapons, and medicines. Watch demonstrations on cooking and cannon drills. Watch the stirring flag ceremonies and listen to the bugle calls. Attend ...
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Quilting Workshop (de Young Museum)
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Quilting Workshop (de Young Museum)
Hamon Education Tower—9th Floor, Wilsey Court Celebrate the art of Faith Ringgold with the African American Quilt Guild of Oakland by participating in a guided quilting workshop and drop-in family art-making activity. Family Art Making Location: Wilsey Court 11 am to 3 pm Explore your creativity by making a small fabric “painting” to ...

Pistahan 2022: SF’s Filipino Cultural Festival & Parade (Aug. 13-14)
Saturday, August 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Pistahan 2022: SF's Filipino Cultural Festival & Parade (Aug. 13-14)

The Filipino American Arts Exposition host the return of their in-person celebration for the 29th annual Pistahan Parade and Festival for 2022. With the theme of “Homecoming: Reconnect with Our Roots and Community,” this year’s festivities will take place on Saturday, Aug. 13 and Sunday, ...

Panel: Miyoko’s Creamery & Vegan Farming + Free Bites (SF Main Library)
Saturday, August 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Panel: Miyoko's Creamery & Vegan Farming + Free Bites (SF Main Library)
Miyoko Schinner discusses her journey in the dairy and cheese industry in the Bay Area and speaks to the traditional cheesemaking methods she’s explored in her cookbooks and her business throughout the years. There will be an opportunity to sample Miyoko’s Creamery products. This is a ...
Free Community Day: Celebrate Chinese American History and Culture (SF)
Free Community Day: Celebrate Chinese American History and Culture (SF)
Join us for a celebration of Chinese American history and culture as we commemorate the closing of our exhibition Chinese Pioneers: Power and Politics in Exclusion Era Photographs. Participate in hands-on activities for all ages and visit our library for an exclusive show-and-tell featuring collections ...

Sunday, August 14

Pistahan 2022: SF’s Filipino Cultural Festival & Parade (Aug. 13-14)
Sunday, August 14 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Pistahan 2022: SF's Filipino Cultural Festival & Parade (Aug. 13-14)

The Filipino American Arts Exposition host the return of their in-person celebration for the 29th annual Pistahan Parade and Festival for 2022. With the theme of “Homecoming: Reconnect with Our Roots and Community,” this year’s festivities will take place on Saturday, Aug. 13 and Sunday, ...

Wednesday, August 17

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club (Rickshaw Stop)
Wednesday, August 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club (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

Thursday, August 18

Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park
Thursday, August 18 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park

K-Pop in Public! K-Pop-Up is partnering with @mcentsf to bring you monthly FREE public performance and dance workshop at Salesforce Park @transitcentersf ! Beginner friendly! . … Class is Permission to Dance by BTS! … . Workshops will be the 3rd Thursday of the month starting ...Monthly

Thursday, September 15

Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park
Thursday, September 15 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park

K-Pop in Public! K-Pop-Up is partnering with @mcentsf to bring you monthly FREE public performance and dance workshop at Salesforce Park @transitcentersf ! Beginner friendly! . … Class is Permission to Dance by BTS! … . Workshops will be the 3rd Thursday of the month starting ...Monthly

Wednesday, September 21

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club (Rickshaw Stop)
Wednesday, September 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club (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

Wednesday, October 19

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club (Rickshaw Stop)
Wednesday, October 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club (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