The Healdsburg Turkey Trot is held on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 23rd, starting at 8am. Walkers and runners may register now. The race starts at Healdsburg City Hall, at 401 Grove Street in Healdsburg. For details, call 510.219.2941.
Freight and Salvage presents singer-songwriter Iris DeMent in concert. Doors open on Friday, November 24th, at 7pm, at 2020 Addison Street in Berkeley. For details, call 510.644.2020.
Bay Area Women in Black holds their annual “Black Friday” march and vigil. Holiday shoppers learn how their buying choices and actions can help to eliminate illegal Israeli settlements in Palestine. The action begins on Friday, November 24th, at 11:45am at the Powell Street BART Station, at 899 Market Street in San Francisco. A march...
Cirque de Bohème presents “Freedom,” an old-style circus show based on the French tradition of the 1920s. Doors open for the first showing on Friday, November 24th, at 12:30pm, at 23570 Highway 121 in Sonoma. For details, call 610.724.1154.
Cornerstone and Bake Shows present “Trophy Eyes” plus 3 additional bands in concert. Doors open on Sunday, November 26th, at 6pm, at 2367 Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley. For details, call 510.214.8600.
Arts Benicia sponsors an art exhibition, “Gems IV,” featuring small-scale works in a variety of media by local and regional artists. The opening takes place on December 2nd, from 2pm to 4pm, at 991 Tyler Street, Suite #114 in Benicia. For details, call 707.747.0131.
Clínica Esperanza hosts an exhibition of hand-crafted masks to commemorate World AIDS Day. The exhibit can be seen on Thursday, November 30th, from 6pm to 9pm, at Terra Gallery, at 511 Harrison Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.552.1013, extension 2234.
Peace and Justice Center of Sonoma County sponsors a workshop on “Turning Fear into Power,” led by author Linda Sartor. The event takes place on Thursday, November 30th, at 6:30pm, at the Sonoma County Peace and Justice Center, at 467 Sebastopol Avenue in Santa Rosa. For details, call 707.575.8902.
The Jewish Film Institute presents "Talk Amongst Yourselves -- What We Carried With Us -- A Refugee Storylab.” Refugee storytellers use short films to show their narrow escapes and expansive dreams. The event takes place on Thursday, November 30th, from 6:30pm to 8:00pm, at 736 Mission Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.655.7800.
The Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir presents its 32nd Annual Holiday Concert, hosted by LeVar Burton. The music plays at the Paramount Theatre on Saturday, December 2nd, at 7pm, at 2025 Broadway in Oakland. For details, call 510.839.4361.