Circus Bella holds performances at the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival on Friday, June 23rd at 12:00 p.m., and on Saturday, June 24th at noon and 2:15 pm, at 760 Howard Street in San Francisco. The 60 minute show features juggling, rope walking, clowning and more. For details, call 415.205.8355.
The Grown Women Dance Collective presents the 8th annual “Fallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration through Dance. The performances take place on Friday June 24th at 6:30 p.m. & June 25th at 2 p.m. at the Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts, in Oakland. For details call 925.680.4400.
You are invited to bring your conga, guiros, maracas and panderetas to the Music of The Word event hosted by legendary musician Avotcja. The event takes place on Saturday, June 24th from 3-5 p.m., in suite 271 of the Cesar E. Chavez branch of the Oakland Public Library, located at 3301 East 12th Street. For...
The Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation presents a workshop on “Drawing Nature: Colored Pencil Techniques” at the Laguna Environmental Center, 900 Sanford Road in Santa Rosa. The workshop takes place on Saturday, June 24TH, from 10am-3pm. For details, call 707.527.9277, extension 100.
The Spahr Center in San Rafael is organizing an LGBT Mixer on Monday June 26 from 4:30 to 7pm. All are welcome for Happy Hour at San Rafael Joe’s, 931 4th Street, in San Rafael. For details, call the center at 415-457-2487.
“Butterfly Walk” welcomes children and adults to visit the UC Botanical Garden in search of butterflies. Docent led tours happen on Tuesday June 27th, and every fourth Tuesday, from 3-4pm at 200 Centennial Drive, in Berkeley. For details, call: 510-643-2755
The San Francisco Public Library hosts “Ladies Knight,” at which women of all levels meet in a supportive, fun environment to learn chess. Instruction and play takes place on Wednesday, June 28 from 6 to 7:30pm at the Main Library, 4th Floor, 100 Larkin Street, in San Francisco. For details call: 415-557-4533
The opening reception for 2017’s Art + Process + Ideas Exhibition, featuring Sofía Córdova, Sanaz Mazanini and Genevieve Quick, takes place on Thursday, June 29, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, at The Mills College Art Museum, 5000 MacArthur Boulevard in Oakland. For details, call 510.430.3340.