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Thursday, April 25

1,000 Free BART Ticket Giveaway Day | SF & East Bay
Thursday, April 25 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | All Over the Bay Area
1,000 Free BART Ticket Giveaway Day | SF & East Bay
Are you on board? National Get on Board Day is Thursday, April 25, 2019 — it’s a day when transit agencies across the country will be touting the many benefits of public transportation. BART will be joining the celebration, distributing free promotional BART tickets to people ...
East Bay Animal PAC In Conversation w/ Sen. Nancy Skinner | Oakland
Thursday, April 25 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Temescal Works
East Bay Animal PAC In Conversation w/ Sen. Nancy Skinner | Oakland
Please join us for a conversation with California Senator Nancy Skinner. Senator Skinner has been a longtime ally for humane issues, scoring 100% on the Humane Society Legislative Fund’s California Humane Scorecard when she was in the Assembly. Most recently, she introduced SB1138, which passed, requiring ...

Piedmont Appreciating Diversity Film Screening | East Bay
Thursday, April 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; no need to RSVP. Appropriate for ages 11 and up.
| Ellen Driscoll Playhouse
Piedmont Appreciating Diversity Film Screening | East Bay
Appreciating Diversity Film Series will present an evening of short documentary films, to be shown once in Piedmont on April 25, 2019 at 7 pm. Our guest speaker is Michael Fox, documentary film instructor and film critic at KQED.org/arts, Oakland magazine, and The (East Bay) Monthly. We ...
F*ck Up Nights Panel on Business: April Edition | Oakland
Thursday, April 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Port Workspaces Kaiser Mall
F*ck Up Nights Panel on Business: April Edition | Oakland
Join us for FuckUp Nights Oakland, Volume 12 – April edition! FuckUp Nights is a global movement and event series born in Mexico in 2012 to share public business failure stories with hundreds of people attending each event around the world. • Hear from successful founders and ...
Forest Fox Deep Tracks | Oakland
Thursday, April 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Caffe Chiave Piedmont
Forest Fox Deep Tracks | Oakland
Singer, songwriter, recording artist, and troubadour at heart, Forest Fox performs as a one-man-band at a variety of Bay Area venues and house parties. His voice is unique and his eclectic tracks of both originals and covers feature such stellar talents as Carlos Reyes, Jeff Pevar ...
Avengers: Endgame $8 Opening Night at the Drive-In | Bay Area
Thursday, April 25 – 8:20 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 for adults. $1.75 for kids 5-11. Kids 4 and under are free.
| Capitol 6 Drive-In (San Jose)
Avengers: Endgame $8 Opening Night at the Drive-In | Bay Area
Think it’s ridiculously expensive to see a movie on opening night? Or that tickets are already sold out? Guess again. The two Bay Area West Wind Drive-Ins are dedicating almost all of their screens to Avengers: Endgame for the pre-release night on Thursday, April 25, 2019. ...

Friday, April 26

2019 Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off | April 26 – May 5
Friday, April 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| All Over the Bay Area
2019 Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off | April 26 - May 5

Dancers’ Group is pleased to announce the 21st anniversary of Bay Area Dance Week, which will run April 26-May 5, 2019. The annual 10-day festival features over 400 hundred free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, ...

Intra•sonant: Interactive Music & Feldenkrais Experience | Berkeley
Friday, April 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
| Doug Adams Gallery - Center for Arts & Religion
Intra•sonant: Interactive Music & Feldenkrais Experience | Berkeley
Intra•sonant is an interactive experience between audience and performers. Composer Amadeus Regucera and Left Coast Chamber Ensemble’s flutist and Feldenkrais practitioner Stacey Pelinka will interweave sound, movement, and meditation. Your movements will shape the music, and we will guide you in adding sounds to the composition ...
Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley
Friday, April 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
| Grace North Church
Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley

Walk the free labyrinth at Grace North Church in Berkeley with 97 candles lighting the path, while listening to music every last Friday of the month. The Winding Way musicians, an acoustic musical group featuring guitar, violin, cello, mandolin, piano and voice, will play songs from many world religions that inspire ...Monthly

Backyard Decathlon Fun & Party Games | Albany
Friday, April 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Albany Community Center
Backyard Decathlon Fun & Party Games | Albany
Bring friends, family, neighbors and coworkers to compete in a variety of fun backyard and party games. From cornhole to pop trivia, giant jenga to dance challenges. The games will be fun, competitive and sometimes a little wacky (blindfolded pie throwing? Maybe!). There will have something ...
Live Organ & Movie: Casablanca | Pittsburg
Friday, April 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $6.50 | California Theatre (Pittsburg)
Live Organ & Movie: Casablanca | Pittsburg
This event begins with Dave Moreno playing the theater’s historic Robert Morton Organ with a selection of themed musical pieces. The main feature, “Casablanca”, follows Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) is in town with ...
Laughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works
Friday, April 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks
| Ocean View Brew Works
Laughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works

Join every 2nd and 4th Friday at Albany’s favorite locally owned microbrewery for Laughs on Tap. A free stand up comedy show featuring the best comedians in the Bay Area and beyond. Laughs on Tap Free Comedy Night Every 2nd & 4th Friday | 7:30 ...Monthly

“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland
"Comedy Soup": Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland

Comedy Soup is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free popcorn and wine will be served for every audience member. Show is free with RSVP, there is ...Monthly

Saturday, April 27

Volunteer: Sound the Alarm, Save a Life | East Bay
Saturday, April 27 – 8:15 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Concord Cascade Mobile Home Park
Volunteer: Sound the Alarm, Save a Life | East Bay
Every day, seven people die in home fires, most in homes that lack working smoke alarms. The American Red Cross wants to improve the odds and save lives, and that’s why the Home Fire Campaign was launched. A critical part of the campaign is Sound ...
The Great Global Cleanup | Earth Day 2019
Saturday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
The Great Global Cleanup | Earth Day 2019
When it comes to protecting and improving our environment, local action has a global impact. Collectively, we can make a difference! Community efforts improve our environment, bring us together and set an example for others. For Earth Day 2019, help us keep San Francisco beautiful by ...
Independent Book Store Day 2019
Saturday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Independent Book Store Day 2019

Independent Bookstore Day will take place at more than 400 bookstores nationwide. For one day, and one day only, limited, unique books and art pieces will be available in more than 400 independent stores across the country. Independent bookstores are not just stores, they’re community centers and ...

Bay Area Dance Week: Burlesque, Ballet & More | 2019
Saturday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Dance Week: Burlesque, Ballet & More | 2019

Dancers’ Group is pleased to announce the 21st anniversary of Bay Area Dance Week, which will run April 26-May 5, 2019. The annual 10-day festival features over 400 hundred free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, ...

2019 Indie Bookstore Day: Limited Edition Books & Free Treats | East Bay
Saturday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pegasus Books (Solano)
2019 Indie Bookstore Day: Limited Edition Books & Free Treats | East Bay
Pegasus Books celebrates Indie Bookstore Day with exclusive content on sale created specifically for independent bookstores. In addition there’ll be giveaways, prizes, and fun activities. Limited edition books and art created exclusively for IBD Spin the wheel and win a prize with purchase of a book Win a ...
Oakland’s Green Elephant Fundraiser Estate Sale | April 27-28
Saturday, April 27 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Green Elephant Sale
Oakland's Green Elephant Fundraiser Estate Sale | April 27-28

Come to The Plant Exchange’s Green Elephant Fundraiser Estate Sale happening from April 27 to 28, 2019 where you will have the chance to find the following: C O L L E C T I B L E S: Two WWII gun stocks, German beer ...

Brand New “Songkran” New Year Festival & Parade | Oakland
Saturday, April 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Farmhouse Kitchen Thai Cuisine Oakland
Brand New "Songkran" New Year Festival & Parade | Oakland
Come join the Songkran Festival – the Thai, Lao, Myanmar and Cambodian New Year to honor our parents and ancestors through a festival full of art, food, and celebration. Admission is free. They will have a main stage filled with Miss Songkran where anyone can participate, ...
A Day of Healing: 2nd Annual Redefined | Oakland
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*$5-50 Donations accepted, no one turned away for lack of funds.
| Humanist Hall
A Day of Healing: 2nd Annual Redefined | Oakland
In a nation becoming increasingly divided, we are in great need of solidarity and love. Our society is aching from the years of trauma, oppression, and violence that we’ve endured. That is why Survivor Alliance is overjoyed to host our 2nd annual REDEFINED: A Day ...
2019 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt | Danville
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated if you're bringing your doxie.
| Hap Magee Ranch Park
2019 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt | Danville
Come see dozens of doxies dressed up like bunnies or in their Sunday best sniffing out Easter eggs filled with treats. 2019 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 27, 2019 | 10 am Hap Magree Ranch Park, 1029 La Gonda Way, Danville, CA FREE, but an RSVP is appreciated ...
2019 Laney College Open House | Oakland
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, an RSVP is requested.
| Laney College
2019 Laney College Open House | Oakland
Want to learn graphic arts, welding or machining? How about cosmetology or electronics? Whether you’re interested in learning a new skill or a new career, Laney’s Career and Technical Education Open House is a fun day where you can explore a wide range of career and technical programs. Free, an RSVP ...
UC Botanical Garden Free Admission Day & Spring Plant Sale | Berkeley
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
UC Botanical Garden Free Admission Day & Spring Plant Sale | Berkeley
The annual UC Botanical Garden Spring Plant Sale takes place from 10 am to 3 pm on Saturday, April 27, 2019. The Garden offers a wide selection of drought-resistant plants from around the world, including an extensive selection of California natives. Shop for exotic, unusual, and hard ...
Skyjam Family Fest: Dance, Live Music & Craft | Richmond
Saturday, April 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*$5 per person, age 2 and under free.
| Skytown Preschool Inc.
Skyjam Family Fest: Dance, Live Music & Craft | Richmond
Please join on April 27th for the 9th annual annual SkyJam family festival. This year they are celebrating the cultural diversity through amazing entertainment acts, delicious food, and community. Skytown is a place where children, ages 18 months to 5 years, collaborate in their own emotional ...