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Tuesday, November 12

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden
Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, and showcasing over 8,500 different kinds ...Monthly

“Hills for Tacos” Run Hill Repeats & Get Free Tacos & Beer | SF
Tuesday, November 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No RSVP required - just show up at the shop ready to run!
| A Runner's Mind San Francisco
"Hills for Tacos" Run Hill Repeats & Get Free Tacos & Beer | SF

Tacos and beer on Tuesdays, all you have to do is pay in sweat. Join at A Runner’s Mind SF on the second Tuesday of every month for the regular hill repeat workout followed by tacos from The Taco Shop at Underdog’s and beer back ...Monthly

PizzaHacker Free Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, November 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and an RSVP entitles you to a discount on pizza
| PizzaHacker
PizzaHacker Free Comedy Night | SF

11/12 Lineup: Marty Cunnie Ruby Gill Mark Smalls Joey Avery Dauood Naimyar and more Every Tuesday

2019 Taurids Meteor Shower | Super Bright Fireballs
Tuesday, November 12 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2019 Taurids Meteor Shower | Super Bright Fireballs
Like the South Taurids, the North Taurids meteor shower is long-lasting (October 12 – December 2) but modest, and the peak number is forecast at about 5 meteors per hour. The North and South Taurids combine, to provide a nice sprinkling of meteors throughout October ...

Wednesday, November 13

Win: Alcatraz “Night Tour & Boat Cruise” | SF
Wednesday, November 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN
You are the only visitors on the Island, so take advantage of special Park Programs during the course of the evening and enjoy breathtaking views of San Francisco as night falls. One Funcheap winner will win a pair of Alcatraz Night Tour tickets good any date through ...
State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office
State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office

Take a guided tour of one of the nation’s greenest office buildings – the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Headquarters (SFPUC), at 2 pm on every second Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. Limited to maximum of 30 guests. Arrive 15 minutes prior ...Monthly

Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF
Wednesday, November 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP before Tuesday to get pizza
| Laughing Monk Brewing
Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF

Come to the Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night. Magic + Beer + Pizza = The Best Wednesday Night Ever! And they’re doing it every month. Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night Wednesday | 7 pm to 10 pm Laughing ...Every

The Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF
Wednesday, November 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Ale House
The Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF

Every 2nd Wednesday in San Francisco, comedians Jill Maragos, Phil Griffiths and Andrew Orolfo host the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians in the welcoming and homey space of Ocean Ale House. Enjoy great comedy and some local brew. The Laugh Boat: Local Brews ...Monthly

Shaping SF Lecture: Progress to Poverty | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, November 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Progress to Poverty | Mission Dist.
On the 140th anniversary of Henry George’s Progress and Poverty, his land tax and radical reform of land use are worth a critical re-examination. Geographers Francesca Manning and Richard Walker, along with Ted Gwartney of the California chapter of Common Ground USA, untangle what George ...
“The Hard Times” Author Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Wednesday, November 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
"The Hard Times" Author Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Matt Saincome and Bill Conway discuss The Hard Times: The First 40 Years. A sharp, comedic send-up of punk and hardcore culture, from the creators of the popular and critically-lauded satire site The Hard Times.net. The Hard Times: The First 40 Years is the first book from ...
“Tindervention” Free Comedy Night at Cobbs | November 13-14
Wednesday, November 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. $17 without RSVP. Two Drink Minimum
| Cobb's Comedy Club
"Tindervention" Free Comedy Night at Cobbs | November 13-14

Everyone has been on a Tinder or Bumble Date and by the end of the date thought “I Should’ve Swiped Left!” Come to Tindervention to hear some of the funniest Tinder Horror Stories and some Bumble Crumble tales from SF’s Top Comedians. Not to mention ...

The Premise: Intimate Stand Up Comedy | SF
Wednesday, November 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Laundry
The Premise: Intimate Stand Up Comedy | SF

11/13 Lineup: Richard Sarvate (Dry Bar Comedy, The Setup) Phil Griffiths (SF Comedy Competition) Matt Gubser (SF Sketchfest) Chelsea Bearce (The Setup) Arjun Banerjee (Rooster T Feathers Comedy Comedy Club) Stephanie Foster (Poor Decisions) Every Wednesday

The Setup’s “A Funny Thing Happened” Storytelling Night | Beer Basement
The Setup's "A Funny Thing Happened" Storytelling Night | Beer Basement

The Second Wednesday of every Month, The Setup presents“A Funny Thing Happened”, a night of world class storytelling. You’ll be joining bestselling authors, Emmy-Award winning writers, TED speakers, stars of The Moth Radio hour, Snap Judgment and accomplished comedic voices in an intimate setting right ...Monthly

Free Comedy Night at SF’s Presidential-Themed Bar | Every Wednesday
Wednesday, November 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Executive Order Bar & Lounge
Free Comedy Night at SF's Presidential-Themed Bar | Every Wednesday

Come laugh at one of SF’s newest cocktail lounges, Executive Order, every Wednesday night at 8pm. HellaFunny Comedy Night will feature six of San Francisco’s best local comics. Comedians on this showcase have been featured on Comedy Central, MTV, ABC, NBC, SF Sketchfest and Clusterfest. ...

Thursday, November 14

Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park
Thursday, November 14 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park

Take a break from your desk with this 30-minute express lunchtime class every Thursday from 12:30 pm to 1 pm. Pair with Express Bootcamp beforehand for a full body workout.Every Thursday

“LINES” Free Ballet Dance Workshop | Grace Cathedral
Thursday, November 14 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to all; registration on arrival.
| Grace Cathedral
"LINES" Free Ballet Dance Workshop | Grace Cathedral

A free series of dance workshops hosted by Grace Cathedral and the 2019 Artist in Residence Alonzo King, every 2nd & 4th Thursday from June 13 – August 22, 2019 at 1 pm. Alonzo King LINES Ballet welcomes the PD community with an authentic and ...Monthly

LINES Ballet Fitness Free 30 min Dance Class | Final Day
Thursday, November 14 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | United Nations Plaza
LINES Ballet Fitness Free 30 min Dance Class | Final Day

For 12 weeks, starting August 22, LINES Dance Center is hosting free, 30-minute dance fitness classes in UN Plaza every Thursday at 1 pm. These outdoor classes — weather permitting — are for everyone, novice and professional alike. With fun beats and talented instructors, these ...Every Thursday

Brain & Body NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
Brain & Body NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
Feed your brain and body this week as NightLife explores the fascinating science of human health and wellness from the inside out.
Exploratorium After Dark: From the Farm | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: From the Farm | Pier 15
Everything you eat comes from somewhere—and in many cases, since California is the biggest producer of agriculture in the United States, that somewhere isn’t so far away. From livestock to grapes, come learn some of the science involved in growing the world’s food. And don’t ...
Thursday Night Poem Jam | SF Main Library
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library

Join San Francisco Main Public Library with talented poets for a poetry jam. The Main Library’s monthly Poem Jam poetry reading series, moderated by Kim Shuck, takes place on Thursdays at 6 pm in the Main Library. Thursday Night Poem Jam Every 2nd Thursday | ...Monthly

Free Talk w/ Q&A: Women in AI “Shaping AI for Good” | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| TechSoup Headquarters
Free Talk w/ Q&A: Women in AI "Shaping AI for Good" | SF
Hear from a cross-industry representation of women tackling this topic, explore forthcoming issues that are being discussed in ethical AI development, and uncover the important role that women are playing in forwarding the discussion. Presented by Women4Good SF, happening on November, 14 at TechSoup HQ. Explore ...
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out ...Monthly

Whole Foods’ “Real Food Stories” w/ Free Bites & Dessert | SoMa
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| Whole Foods Market (SoMa)
Whole Foods' "Real Food Stories" w/ Free Bites & Dessert | SoMa
On November 14, we’ll gather for bites, drinks + a story with Dru Rivers. Dru has been farming for 36 years at her farm, Full Belly Farm, located in the beautiful Capay Valley. She is co-owner, managing and operating over 400 acres of certified organic ...
KQED’s “Bay Curious” Podcast’s 3rd Anniv. Party | SF
KQED's "Bay Curious" Podcast's 3rd Anniv. Party | SF
Bay Curious, KQED’s podcast that answers your questions about the San Francisco Bay Area, is turning 3 years old. Come celebrate three years of curiosity by throwing back a brew with host Olivia Allen-Price and the team behind the show. We’ll be at Babe’s Monte Carlo, a ...
Win Tix: GLIDE Annual Holiday Jam at The Masonic | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $50 | The Masonic
Join the GLIDE family for “Dare to Love,” an uplifting evening of celebration and music benefitting GLIDE’s Daily Free Meals Program and other services that are transforming lives and launching GLIDE into the future. The evening will feature special performances by 12-time Grammy Award-nominated vocal ...