The Antioch Library Music Series kicks off with the Dave Rocha Jazz Trio, who will play an eclectic mix of jazz standards, pop tunes, and originals. The concert takes place on Monday, October 30th, from 6:30pm to 7:30pm, at the Antioch Library, 501 West 18th Street in Antioch. For details, call 925.757.9224.
Lawrence Rinder gives a lecture on “Art, Activism, and Audience Engagement: Reflections on the Role of Museums in Contemporary Society.” The event takes place on Wednesday, November 1st, at 7pm, at the Lucie Stern Hall at 5000 MacArthur Boulevard in Oakland. For details, call 510.430.2164.
The San Francisco Green Film Festival screens “Chasing Coral,” a film adventure that explores the mysteries of our vanishing coral reefs. Showtime is on Wednesday, November 1st, from 6pm to 7:30pm, at the San Francisco Main Library, 100 Larkin Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.557.4400.
The film, “Serenade for Haiti” displays the power music, art and education have in holding a community together. Screenings begin Friday, October 27th and continue through Thursday, November 2nd at the Roxy Theatre, 3117 - 16th Street in San Francisco. For details call 415.863.1087.
Charya Burt Cambodian Dance performs in San Francisco’s City Hall Rotunda on Friday, November 3rd, at 12pm, at 1 Doctor Carlton B. Goodlett Place in San Francisco. For details, call 415.920.9181.
Yolo Arts holds its 10th Annual Art Farm Gala, celebrating art and music. The event takes place on Friday, November 3rd, from 6pm to 9pm, at the Hotel Woodland, at 436 Main Street in Woodland. For details, call 530.309.6464.
Oakland Ballet Presents “Luna Mexicana: A Day of the Dead Celebration.” The event takes place on Friday, November 3rd, from 7pm to 9:30pm, at the Paramount Theatre, at 2025 Broadway in Oakland. For details, call 510-893-3132.
The Social Justice Council of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley presents a screening of "From a Silk Cocoon," which tells the story of a Japanese-American couple who were incarcerated at the Tule Lake internment camp during WW II. Doors open on Sunday, November 5th, at 2:30pm, at 1 Lawson Road in Kensington. For details,...