Valerie Troutt and Queer Cultural Center present “THEY WORE LOVE AND RESISTANCE: An Evening of Music by Queer Jazz, Folk, and Soul Artists.” The event takes place on Monday, June 18th, at 8pm, at Yoshi’s at 510 West Embarcadero in Oakland. For details, call 510.238.9200.
The Peace and Justice Center of Sonoma County hosts a community conversation, “Together at the Table: LGBTQI.” The event takes place on Monday, June 18th, at 6:30pm, at the Guerneville Regional Library at 14107 Armstrong Woods Road in Guerneville. For details, call 707.869.9004.
Omerta Publications presents poets Genny Lim and William Crossman, who read their respective works, “KRA!” and “War in America.” The readings take place on Tuesday, June 19th, at 7pm, at The Green Arcade, at 1680 Market Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.431.6800.
The Center for California Studies at Sacramento State hosts a Visiting Scholar Presentation on “Buying the Grassroots: Voters and Money in Local Politics.” The event takes place on Thursday, June 21st, at 10am, at the Stanley Mosk Library and Courts Building, 5th Floor Conference Room, at 914 Capitol Mall in Sacramento. For details, call 916.278.6906.
You are invited to the 11th Annual Oakland Juneteenth Celebration, a celebration of resilience throughout the African Diaspora. You can enjoy music, fun, resources and a bit of knowledge. KPFA’s First Voice Media will be there, too. The event takes place on Saturday, June 23rd, at 925 Brockhurst Street in Oakland. For details, call 510.435.1077.
Richmond Main Street invites you to their 9th Annual Healthy Village Festival, featuring food, art, music, health resources and tips, and more. The event takes place on Saturday, June 23rd, at 10am, in the Community Green Space at Harbour Way and Macdonald Avenue in Richmond. For details, call 510.236.4049.
Peralta Hacienda Historical Park invites all youth, from age 5 through 14, to their ACE (Arts. Culture. Environment.) Summer Camp, to enjoy hands-on activities and nature. The 5-week camp is in session from Monday, June 25th through Friday, July 27th, at Peralta Hacienda Historical Park, at 2465 - 34th Avenue in Oakland. For details, call...
The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts invites you to an evening with Puerto Rican singer, harpist and percussionist, Maria Jose Montijo. The performance takes place on Thursday, June 28th, at 2868 Mission Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.643.2785.
The Presidio honors its 242nd anniversary by honoring Early Californian cultures – Native American, Spanish, and Mexican – at their “Pasados del Presidio,” featuring fun for kids, music, tours and a dance party for grownups. The event takes place on Friday, June 29th, starting at 12pm, and with dancing starting at 7pm. On Saturday, June...