America is about to experience an elder boom that will affect all generations. With someone new turning 65 every 8 seconds (!), how can we provide the care that we'll need in the onrushing future? MacArthur Genius Award winner Ai-Jen Poo, Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance and Co-Director of the Caring Across Generations...
The President in his Second Term
Midway through his second term, has President Obama found new political life? Has a recovering economy freed him to pursue a more activist agenda aimed at the middle class, including a higher minimum wage, tuition-free community college, and additional taxes on the wealthy? Or is the President’s opportunity to influence policy essentially over, repudiated by...
On Monday, April 27th from 5pm to 6pm, the Berkeley/East Bay Grey panthers will host a tax the rich rally at the top of Solano Avenue in Berkeley. For more information about this and other Grey Panther events, please call 510-595-9696.
On Tuesday April 28th at 7:30PM, Happy Hours Stories honors the birth month of beloved young adult author Beverly Cleary. This event takes place at Pegasus Books, 1855 Solano Avenue in Berkeley. For more information, call (510) 649-1320.
On Wednesday April 29th at 7PM, Verity and the Santa Rosa Police department invite you to a free screening of The Hunting Ground – a film about sexual violence on college campuses across the country. This event takes place at the Finley Community Center, 2060 West College Avenue in Santa Rosa. For more information, call...
On Thursday April 30th from 7 to 9PM, Creativity Explored hosts an opening reception for Super Contemporary, an exhibition that includes work by ten Bay Area artists. This event takes place at Creativity Explored Gallery, 3245 Sixteenth Street in San Francisco. For more information, call (415) 863-2108
On Friday, May 1st between 6 and 8PM, Pro Arts is pleased to host a special reception for their new Kaboom! exhibition featuring artwork by High School artists. This event takes place at Pro Arts, 150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza in Oakland. For more information, call (510) 763-4361.
On Saturday May 2nd and Sunday May 3rd, Mountain View kicks off the Bay Area's popular outdoor festival season with A La Carte and Art, a weekend of crafts, music, and food. A La Carte and Art takes place on Evelyn Avenue and Church Street in downtown Mountain View. For more information, call (650) 726-3491.
On Sunday, May 3rd from 10AM to 4PM, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers a free volunteer docent training course to those interested in joining the park's volunteer docent program. This event takes place at the west end of Fisherman's wharf in San Francisco. For more information, call (415) 561-7174.