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Tuesday, June 18

San Francisco City Hall Lights Up Like a Bee
Tuesday, June 18 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
San Francisco City Hall Lights Up Like a Bee
In honor of National Pollinator Month and our buzzy little friends that make our honey and most of our lovely flowers bloom, San Francisco City Hall lights up yellow and black on Tuesday, June 18th.  We don’t know exactly what it will look like (this photo ...

Wednesday, June 19

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, June 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Biblio Bistro" Farmers' Market Cooking School | UN Plaza

Wondering how to prepare the beautiful produce that our local farmers are growing and selling at the Farmers Market? Come check out a live demonstration of how to sauté a featured vegetable at the Heart of the City Farmers Market with Biblio Bistro, the Library’s mobile ...Monthly

Interactive Workshop: Cross-Cultural Communication | SF Main Library
Wednesday, June 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Interactive Workshop: Cross-Cultural Communication | SF Main Library
During this fun and eye opening workshop presented by Sharmila Gosh: Learn how culture influences behaviors. Understand causes for cross-cultural communication breakdown. Understand social structure & decision-making process in different cultures. Learn different communication styles in varied cultures. Learn strategies for effective cross-cultural communication.

Thursday, June 20

Festival of Microbiology & Hands On Activities | SF Main Library
Thursday, June 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Festival of Microbiology & Hands On Activities | SF Main Library
Join the American Society for Microbiology for an afternoon of free microbial fun. Explore fields in microbiology like the human microbiome, food microbiology and infectious diseases with real scientists and hands-on activities for the whole family. Special career table for kids.
Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday

Cine Francisco: San Francisco in Film & Memory | SF
Thursday, June 20 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Cine Francisco: San Francisco in Film & Memory | SF
Bivoulab presents Cine Francisco, a filmic lecture/tour through half-forgotten sites of San Francisco, including the destroyed Embarcadero freeway, Playland-by-the-Beach, the Cliffhouse, Fort Point, and corners of the Mission District. Presenters David Cox and Molly Hankwitz reveal how the cinema screen turns San Francisco’s iconic features into ...
Win Tix: SF’s “Knives and Needles” Tasting & Tattoo Party | Asian Art Museum
Thursday, June 20 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$15 GA / $5 Members / $13 Students & Seniors
| Asian Art Museum
Author Molly Kitamura bridges the world of tattooed chefs and foodie tattoo artists. She discusses the inspiration for her forthcoming book, “Knives and Needles,” in this fun and insightful talk and cooking demonstration featuring foodie tattoo artist Chad Koeplinger. > Get Tickets – $15 Learn how to ...

Friday, June 21

Win Tix: Clusterfest 2019: 3-Day Passes | SF
Friday, June 21 – All Day | Cost: WIN | Civic Center Plaza
Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest – 3 Days, 5 Stages, 50+ Comedians, Lots of Bands. Total Cluster. More than just another festival, Clusterfest is a weekend packed with comedy, music, podcasts, drag queens, food and immersive experiences Amy Poehler & Friends, John Mulaney, Patton Oswalt, Fred ...
Financial Literacy Workshop: Building Wealth & Asset Accumulation | SF
Friday, June 21 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| San Francisco Main Public Library
Financial Literacy Workshop: Building Wealth & Asset Accumulation | SF
• The Wealth Building Formula • Cost of waiting longer to invest • Effect of Taxes & Inflation on purchasing power • Identify and differentiate Tax Now, Tax Later & Tax Advantage Assets • Dollar Cost Averaging & Asset Allocation • Active vs Passive Wealth Management
San Francisco City Hall Lights Up Purple
Friday, June 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
San Francisco City Hall Lights Up Purple
In honor of Alzheimer and Brain Awareness Month, San Francisco City Hall lights up purple on Friday, June 21st.  Grab your camera to take a stunning photo of the beautiful City Hall building decked out in royal purple.

Sunday, June 23

Win Tix: Clusterfest 2019: SF’s Epic Comedy Festival | Civic Center
Sunday, June 23 – All Day | Cost: WIN | Civic Center Plaza
Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest – 3 Days, 5 Stages, 50+ Comedians, Lots of Bands. Total Cluster. More than just another festival, Clusterfest is a weekend packed with comedy, music, podcasts, drag queens, food and immersive experiences inspired by your favorite sitcoms featuring Amy Poehler & ...
38th Annual Northern California Book Awards | Civic Center
Sunday, June 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Koret Auditorium
38th Annual Northern California Book Awards | Civic Center
The 38th Annual Northern California Book Awards will take place on Sunday, June 23, 2019, Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Main Library. The NCBAs honor the work of northern California authors and translators, and recognize exceptional service to the community by northern California writers and literary leaders ...

Monday, June 24

SF City Hall’s Gorgeous Rainbow Lights: Pride 2019 | June 24-30
Monday, June 24 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
SF City Hall's Gorgeous Rainbow Lights: Pride 2019 | June 24-30

Every year, city hall turns its lights rainbow colors in honor of Pride. It’s a great photo opportunity for you to capture San Francisco at its most festive. 2019 Pride Lighting Schedule: 6/24-6/27/19 Rainbow – Pride Week 6/28/19 Blue/Pink/White – TRANS March 6/29/19 Rainbow – ...

Tuesday, June 25

Volunteer for Free Tickets to Clusterfest | SF
Tuesday, June 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Volunteer for Free Tickets to Clusterfest | SF

Want to be a part of  the Clusterfest at Civic Center on June 21-23, 2019? The festival is seeking volunteers to work 6 hour shifts in exchange for a 1-day ticket to the festival. The basics is that if you volunteer during the early shift ...

Wednesday, June 26

Civic Center Through the Years w/ a Cartographic Technician | SF Main Library
Wednesday, June 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Civic Center Through the Years w/ a Cartographic Technician | SF Main Library
Doug Spurling, a cartographic technician working in civil engineering and surveying, will use current digital tools to look at historic documents like maps and photographic images. Using these, we’ll zoom through time and space to see how certain well-known San Francisco locations such as Civic Center ...

Thursday, June 27

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday

Saturday, June 29

2019 San Francisco Pride Festival | June 29-30
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $1-$5 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2019 San Francisco Pride Festival | June 29-30

Celebrate  “Generations of Resistance” at the 2019 San Francisco Pride Celebration. Immerse yourself into two-days of community engagement and entertainment. See the main stage lineup. View the community stage lineup. 49th Annual San Francisco Pride Celebration – Saturday, June 29, 2019 | Noon to 6 pm – Sunday, ...

SF City Hall Lights up for Pride: Rainbow Lights & Flags | 2019
Saturday, June 29 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
SF City Hall Lights up for Pride: Rainbow Lights & Flags | 2019

Every year, city hall turns its lights rainbow colors in honor of Pride. It’s a great photo opportunity for you to capture San Francisco at its most festive. 2019 Pride Lighting Schedule: 6/24-6/27/19 Rainbow – Pride Week 6/28/19 Blue/Pink/White – TRANS March 6/29/19 Rainbow – ...

Sunday, June 30

2019 San Francisco Pride Festival: Sunday | Civic Center
Sunday, June 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $1-5 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2019 San Francisco Pride Festival: Sunday | Civic Center

Celebrate  “Generations of Resistance” at the 2019 San Francisco Pride Celebration. Immerse yourself into two-days of community engagement and entertainment. See the main stage lineup. View the community stage lineup. 49th Annual San Francisco Pride Celebration – Saturday, June 29, 2019 | Noon to 6 pm – Sunday, ...

SF City Hall Lights up for Pride: Rainbow Lights & Flags | Final Night
Sunday, June 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
SF City Hall Lights up for Pride: Rainbow Lights & Flags | Final Night

Every year, city hall turns its lights rainbow colors in honor of Pride. It’s a great photo opportunity for you to capture San Francisco at its most festive. 2019 Pride Lighting Schedule: 6/24-6/27/19 Rainbow – Pride Week 6/28/19 Blue/Pink/White – TRANS March 6/29/19 Rainbow – ...

Tuesday, July 2

Women’s World Cup: Semi-Final Watch Party & Soccer Festival | Civic Center
Tuesday, July 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center (SF)
Women's World Cup: Semi-Final Watch Party & Soccer Festival | Civic Center

Looking for a way to kick off summer? The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is hosting free, live FIFA Women’s World Cup viewing parties in this June and July. Held in partnership with the San Francisco Parks Alliance, this event will feature USA versus ...

Thursday, July 4

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday

Sunday, July 7

Women’s World Cup Final: Outdoor Watch Party | Civic Center
Sunday, July 7 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Civic Center (SF)
Women's World Cup Final: Outdoor Watch Party | Civic Center

Looking for a way to kick off summer? The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is hosting free, live FIFA Women’s World Cup viewing parties in this June and July. Held in partnership with the San Francisco Parks Alliance, this event will feature USA versus ...

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, July 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 18,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Target Free Sundays Typically the first Sunday of the month Asian ...Monthly

Thursday, July 11

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday