Bay Area band, Soul Mechanix, appears at Yoshi's Oakland on Friday, May 22 at 10pm. Soul Mechanix blends groove-based Soul and progressive Funk drawing from a diverse universe of influences. Yoshi's is located at 530 Embarcadero West in Oakland. For details, call (510) 238-9200.
On Saturday, May 23, starting at 3pm, a celebration and reception takes place to honor high school students who participated in the Congressional Art Competition. The event takes place at Pence Gallery, 212 D Street, in Davis. For details, call 530-758-3370.
On Saturday, May 23rd at 7:30PM, you are invited to Pegasus Books' Evening With Mystery Authors, who will discuss and read from their newest works. This event takes place at Pegasus Books, 1855 Solano Avenue in Berkeley. For more information call (510) 649-1320.
On Saturday, May 23, from 4pm-8pm, 3 Asian American literary organizations come together to honor literary ancestors, mentors and teachers. This event takes place at the Chinese Cultural Center, 750 Kearney St., #3, in San Francisco. For details, call 415-503-0520.
The next Community Advisory Board meeting will be Sunday May 24, 2015 from 11:00 AM -1:00 PM at the Grassroots House, 2022 Blake Street in Berkeley.
On Sunday, May 24th, from 2:15-3PM, The National Park Service celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month with The Sea of Invisible Riches: Asian Americans and the Alaska Salmon grounds. This event takes place at the Hyde Street Pier, 2905 Hyde Street in San Francisco. For more information, call (415) 561-7006.
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ON SUNDAY, MAY 31ST FROM 1PM TO 4PM, THE SAN JOSE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART WILL HOST THE OPENING RECEPTION FOR THE NEW FACADE WINDOWS EXHIBITION, FEATURING THE ARTWORK OF SOPHIA ALLISON AND LEANN LEE. THE EXHIBIT WILL RUN UNTIL OCTOBER 31ST. THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT 560 SOUTH FIRST STREET, SAN JOSE. FOR MORE...
On Thursday, May 26th from 7pm to 9pm, Litquake presents the San Francisco Launch of Peter Coyote's latest release, 'The Rainman's Third Cure: An Irregular Education.' This event takes place at Viracocha, 998 Valencia Street, San Francisco. For more information call 415-440-4177.
On Wednesday, May 27, at 1:30pm, longtime Bay Area activists celebrate labor history & struggles through word and song. This event takes place at the North Berkeley Senior Center, 1901 Hearst, Berkeley. For details, call 510-486-8010.
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