On Saturday, July 4th from 12pm to 10pm, the Berkeley Marina will host an Independence Day Celebration, featuring live entertainment, carnival rides, food trucks and more. You can stay for the fireworks at 9:30pm. This event takes place at 201 University Avenue, Berkleley. For more information call 510-548-5335.
On Saturday, July 4 at 9:30pm, you can celebrate Independence Day bluegrass style with the Mountain Men and the Jespersons at Plough and Stars, 116 Clement Street, San Francisco. For more information call 415-751-1122.
On Saturday, July 4th at 7pm, the Solano Land Trust will have their fourth annual Moooonlight and Fireworks Hike at Lynch Canyon. Depending on visibility, hikers will gaze at Fireworks in the skies over the Bay Area. Prepaid registration is required and space is limited. For more information call 707-432-0150, extension 200.
On Thursday, July 7, at 6:30pm, The Delta Wires will bring their high-energy harmonica and horns blues sound to Downtown Concord for the Tuesday Night Blues series at Todos Santos Plaza. This event takes place at Willow Pass & Grant Street in Concord. For more information call 707-869-9403.
On Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30pm, Humanist Hall will present the film “Who Killed Martin Luther King?” This event takes place at 411 28th Street, Oakland. For more information call 510-451-5818.
Dr. Mustafa Barghouti speaking on "The Future of Palestine" Thursday, July 9, 2015, 7pm in Berkeley! First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way (at Dana) (15 minute walk from downtown Berkeley Bart) American Sign Language Interpreted.
On Thursday, July 9 at 6:00pm, editor Arnold Rampersad and journalist Elaine Elinson will explore 'Selected Letters of Langston Hughes,' the first comprehensive selection of correspondence by the iconic and beloved author. This event takes place at The Mechanics Institute, 57 Post Street in San Francisco. For more information call 415-393-0100.
On Thursday, July 9th, at 7pm, Labor Fest screens the film “Joe Hill” at the Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists' Hall, 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley. Joe Hill had a significant impact on the labor movement and this film carries you through his powerful story. For details, call 510-275-4272.
On Sunday, July 12, from 10am-4pm, a hands on workshop, “How to Create Residential Wildlife Habitat”, takes place at Laguna Environmental Center, 900 Sanford Road, Santa Rosa. You can learn how to 'think like a plant' and creatively foster wildlife habitat in your own yard. For details, call 707-527-9277.
On Monday July 13th, at 8pm, host Verne Varona lectures on how identifying humor in daily life can promote well being, increased immunity, and a host of other health benefits . This event takes place at The First Baptist Church, 305 North California Avenue, Palo Alto. For more information call 650-665-0309