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Saturday, September 24

Family Science Day at College of San Mateo
Saturday, September 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | College of San Mateo
Family Science Day at College of San Mateo
Join us for the return of Family Science Day at College of San Mateo! The San Mateo County community is invited to our beautiful campus for a fun day for the whole family. Attendees can participate in science workshops, planetarium shows, observation of the sky, and ...
$5 “Cosplay Comedy” Night in San Jose
Saturday, September 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Use code FUNCHEAP for $5 tickets
| Guildhouse
$5 "Cosplay Comedy" Night in San Jose
You might see a member of the Jokestice League or the IncrediLOLs. Our Hulk of a lineup will have you laughing harder than vibranium. Plus, a musical performance! This MARVELous show started in L.A. at cons, game stores, and all the shires where nerds live. ...

Sunday, September 25

Tree Tour of Forest Hill + Laguna Honda w/ Friends of the Urban Forest (SF)
Sunday, September 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: $25 | Forest Hill Station
Tree Tour of Forest Hill + Laguna Honda w/ Friends of the Urban Forest (SF)
Friends of the Urban Forest invites you on a two-hour walking tour of the large and interesting trees of San Francisco’s Forest Hill neighborhood, and the historic large green spaces of the 150-year-old Laguna Honda campus. The tour will be led by arborist Christopher Campbell. ...

Monday, September 26

The Science and Non-Science of Star Wars (Mountain View)
Monday, September 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*1st Floor Program Room
| Mountain View Public Library
The Science and Non-Science of Star Wars (Mountain View)
In this wide-ranging, humorous talk, Dr. Seth Shostak takes a look at Star Wars and other science fiction films from the point of view of a skeptical scientist. He will tell stories about the movies he has been asked to advise, and share musings about aliens from ...

Friday, September 30

“Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid” Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)
"Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid" Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)

Reconnect with family, friends, and community at OMCA every Friday night – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. These free events provide a gathering place to come together each week, including live music, hands-on activities, Off the Grid food trucks, and ...Every Friday

Saturday, October 1

“Ocular Oddities” Walking Tour This October (SF)
Saturday, October 1 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Truhlsen-Marmor Museum of the Eye
"Ocular Oddities" Walking Tour This October (SF)
Join the Museum of the Eye for a new walking tour just in time for the Halloween season! Throughout October at 2:00pm, there will be a new docent-led tour: “Ocular Oddities: Weird and Wild Stories in Ophthalmology.” Stroll through the galleries and learn more about ...

Friday, October 7

“Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid” Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)
"Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid" Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)

Reconnect with family, friends, and community at OMCA every Friday night – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. These free events provide a gathering place to come together each week, including live music, hands-on activities, Off the Grid food trucks, and ...Every Friday

2022 “California Seaweed Festival” in Tiburon (Oct. 7-8)
Friday, October 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*All Day Free! - We are a non-profit
| Bay Conference Center in Estuary & Ocean Science Center, San Francisco State University
2022 "California Seaweed Festival" in Tiburon (Oct. 7-8)

Come to the 3rd Annual California Seaweed Festival! We are planning for a bigger and better festival than last year! The California Seaweed Festival is a free in-person family friendly event celebrating the seaweed diversity of California! The festival will showcase seaweed uses and applications ...

Saturday, October 8

2022 “California Seaweed Festival” in Tiburon (Oct. 7-8)
Saturday, October 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*All Day Free! - We are a non-profit
| Bay Conference Center in Estuary & Ocean Science Center, San Francisco State University
2022 "California Seaweed Festival" in Tiburon (Oct. 7-8)

Come to the 3rd Annual California Seaweed Festival! We are planning for a bigger and better festival than last year! The California Seaweed Festival is a free in-person family friendly event celebrating the seaweed diversity of California! The festival will showcase seaweed uses and applications ...

Friday, October 14

“Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid” Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)
"Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid" Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)

Reconnect with family, friends, and community at OMCA every Friday night – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. These free events provide a gathering place to come together each week, including live music, hands-on activities, Off the Grid food trucks, and ...Every Friday

Sunday, October 16

Free Hands-On Clay Workshops + Demos in The Mission (SF)
Sunday, October 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required, Limit 10 participants per workshop, adult workshops 18+.
| RedBrick Ceramics Studio
Free Hands-On Clay Workshops + Demos in The Mission (SF)

Join RedBrick Ceramic Studio in the Mission District of San Francisco for a Free Tour of our studio. See a series of demonstrations by ceramic artists & participate in Hands-On Clay Workshops. August 14: Extreme Textures on Bowls & Plates September 18: Coil & Slab ...Monthly

Wednesday, October 19

Wellness Wednesday at Liberation Park (Oakland)
Wednesday, October 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, some of the vendor service carry an additional costs i.e. $5 skating etc.
| Liberation Park - Oakland
Wellness Wednesday at Liberation Park (Oakland)

Get well on Wednesdays with BCZ!  Offering options for your healing ranging from yoga and meditation to $5 community skating and gardening with so much more.  Join us every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a restorative evening at Liberation Park’s new Healing Hub, starting at ...Monthly

Thursday, October 20

Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park
Thursday, October 20 – 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

Sunday, November 20

Free Hands-On Clay Workshops + Demos in The Mission (SF)
Sunday, November 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required, Limit 10 participants per workshop, adult workshops 18+.
| RedBrick Ceramics Studio
Free Hands-On Clay Workshops + Demos in The Mission (SF)

Join RedBrick Ceramic Studio in the Mission District of San Francisco for a Free Tour of our studio. See a series of demonstrations by ceramic artists & participate in Hands-On Clay Workshops. August 14: Extreme Textures on Bowls & Plates September 18: Coil & Slab ...Monthly