December 11 2019

 KPFA Radio 94.1 FM & Marcus Books present: MICHAEL ERIC DYSON

JAY-Z: Made in America

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JAY-Z is America at its scrappy, brash, irreverent, soulful, ingenious best: as transcendent a cultural icon as Frank Sinatra, as adventurous a self-made billionaire as Mark Zuckerberg, as gifted a poet as Walt Whitman. As he reaches the half-century mark, JAY-Z has logged thirty years as a recording artist, become the genre’s first billionaire, and...


December 11 2019

MORAL REVIVAL

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The Poor People's Campaign: National Call for Moral Revival holds a meeting aimed at organizing a 25 state 'We Must Do More' national tour and march on Washington. The gathering - featuring people directly impacted by systemic racism, poverty, and the corrupt moral narrative – takes place on Wednesday, December 11 at 7pm at Glide...


December 14 2019

BLACK MEN’S HEALING CIRCLE

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Black Men's Healing Circles take place Saturday, December 14 & Saturday, December 21, from 10am to noon. The circles take place at the Willow Street Community Space, 893 Willow Street in Oakland.    For details, call 510.692.5536.


December 14 2019

MERIT SCHOLAR HOLIDAY CONCERT

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The Merit Scholarship Student Emsemble of the Community School of Music and Arts presents their rising stars as they perform favorite selections to celebrate the holidays. The performance takes place Saturday, December 14 at 5pm at 230 San Antonio Circle in Mountain View. For details, call 650.917.6800.


December 17 2019

STINKY CHEESE CLUB

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The Stinky Cheese Club invites you to bring, share and enjoy some cheese, crackers, fruits, veggies and more at Bender’s Bar & Grill. The noshing takes place Tuesday, December 17 from 5:30 PM to 8 PM at 806 South Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco. For details, call 415-824-1800.


December 18 2019

WINTER POP-UP SHOP

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Makers Workspace invites you to the Etsy Winter Pop Up.You can shop jewelry, home goods, art prints, t-shirts, candles, as well as bath & body goods from over 50 local artists. The Pop Up ihappens Saturday and Sunday, December 21st and 22nd starting at 12PM at 1150 6th Street in Berkeley. For details, call 510-898-6488.


December 18 2019

RICHMOND HOLIDAY FESTIVAL

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Richmond Main Street Initiative invites you to make magic and create a winter wonderland in a unique holiday celebration complete with festive music, performances, tastey snacks and more. The event takes place Wednesday, December 18th from 4 PM to 8 PM at The East Bay Center for the Performing Arts, 339 11th Street in Richmond....


December 21 2019

CRAFT COMEDY

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Federation Brewing invites you to Craft Comedy – featuring Bay Area comedians as well as touring guests from Comedy Central, Conan, and Netflix - all in a cool and intimate space.. The comedy takes place Saturday, December 21st  at 8 PM at 420 3rd Street in Oakland. For details, call 510-496-4228.


December 21 2019

BIKE WORKSHOP

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You are invited to get your bike fixed and learn a few things from professional bike mechanic Ryan Murphy who will be available to give advice, help change tires, adjust gears, and more. The workshop takes place Saturday, December 21st from 11 AM to 12:30 PM at the Mountain View Library, 585 Franklin Street in...