Get SF Weekly Newsletters

You searched for:

Start over

Search Events…

Narrow Search

16 total results
Rickshaw Stop 155 Fell map San Francisco Hayes Valley/ Tenderloin
Third Wednesday of every month, 7:30 p.m.
Nerd Nite is a monthly event that celebrates the joys of intellectual discovery and booze. This November the nerds of S.F. are taking over the rock club Rickshaw Stop for three lectures: one on genomes, one on the history of vibrators, and one on brains. It's up to you More
Exploratorium Pier 15 map San Francisco Embarcadero
Fourth Thursday of every month, 8 p.m. and Fourth Sunday of every month, 11 a.m., 2 & 3:30 p.m.
The Full-Spectrum Science series with Ron Hipschman blasts visitors into an interactive learning experience on the fourth Thursday and Sunday of every month. The Exploratorium has received praise for its "eccentrically original" exhibits since its 1969 inception, emphasizing a playful approach that makes learning a lot less scary, a little More
Tue., Oct. 24, 7-9 p.m.
SFAI PUBLIC PROGRAMS OSHER LECTURE HALL | FREE + OPEN TO ALL Lava Thomas | October 24 Visiting Artists and Scholars Lava Thomas's studio practice takes a wide range of thematic and material approaches. She utilizes a variety of techniques suited to the concept and evolution of each project – More
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse map San Francisco Richmond (Inner)
Wed., Oct. 25, 7-8:30 p.m.
The search for what defines the genus Homo has spanned decades and is still debated among scientists today. In this talk, paleoanthropologist Dr. Bernard Wood will survey the history of attempts to find the earliest members of the genus Homo, including very recent and controversial additions. He will review the More
Presidio Officers' Club 50 Moraga map San Francisco The Presidio
Thu., Oct. 26, 6-7 p.m.
National parks across America are coping with the challenges brought about by climate change, like melting glaciers and rising tides. However, it is easier and more cost effective to prevent these changes from occurring in the first place. Come share your ideas and learn from sustainability experts Laura Castellini (GGNRA), More
Tue., Oct. 31, 7-9 p.m.
Ingrid LaFleur: In the Face of the Unchanging: Pleasure, Politics & Possibilities Visiting Artists and Scholars Ingrid LaFleur is a cultural producer, arts advocate, and founder of AFROTOPIA. Based in Detroit, AFROTOPIA is an evolving creative research project that investigates the possibilities of using the arts movement Afrofuturism as psychosocial More
Fri., Nov. 3, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sat., Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Humanities West presents Norman Sicily: Art & Power in Palermo, a two-day program of lectures, discussions, and musical performances exploring the multi-ethnic clash of 11th century Sicily, emphasizing the Norman influence on art, music, architecture, and politics. The Friday program includes works of Sicilian opera performed by Marie Plette (soprano) More
Tue., Nov. 7, 6:15-8:30 p.m.
@ Rithm School, 3338 17th Street, #100 Let’s spend an evening learning about some of the tougher parts of JavaScript. We’ll be covering the keyword this, call, apply and bind, closures and a few other challenging concepts. There will be a lecture and lots of opportunities for you to do More
Tue., Nov. 7, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Want to get the full story on post-9/11 American electronic surveillance--in the form of a graphic novel? Follow journalist Pratap Chatterjee and illustrator Khalil Bendib through their new book Verax: The True History of Whistleblowers, Drone Warfare, and Mass Surveillance: A Graphic Novel, which blends Chatterjee’s sleuth journalism with Bendib’s More
Tue., Nov. 7, 7-9 p.m.
Michelle Handelman: Hustlers & Empires | November 7 Graduate Lecture Series co-presentation with SFMOMA Michelle Handelman’s phantasmagoric video installations create hypnotic and complex spaces of ever-shifting queer identities. Blurring the line between performance and reality, she re-contextualizing historical figures in cinema and literature by casting subcultural icons who play versions More
Wed., Nov. 8, 6-7 p.m.
Since 2014, online news source AJ+ has been informing viewers on global topics. Three team members will discuss how this project fits into today’s media landscape. The program will include a short screening of AJ+ material and time for questions from the audience. We'll be hearing from Hadley Robinson, Head More
Haas-Lilienthal House 2007 Franklin St. map San Francisco Japantown/Pacific Heights
Thu., Nov. 9, 6-8 p.m.
*limited seating, advance registration required. Historian and author Fred Rosenbaum shares his new research about the three generations of German-Jewish immigrants and their descendants who lived in the Haas-Lilienthal House from 1886 until 1972, and how they helped transform San Francisco from a coarse boomtown into a world-class metropolis. More
Tue., Nov. 14, 7-9 p.m.
Terry Powers: Method-Acting | November 14 Visiting Artists and Scholars Terry Powers is a painter who lives and works in San Francisco, and is the recipient of the 2017 Richard Diebenkorn Teaching Fellowship. Terry received his BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2003, and his MFA from More
Tue., Nov. 28, 6:15-8:30 p.m.
@ Rithm School, 3338 17th Street Have you learned some of the basics of React.js but want to take the next step? In this workshop, we’ll go over the most popular state management tool, Redux. We’ll learn the concepts behind the Redux architecture. Next, we will connect our react components More
Tue., Nov. 28, 7-9 p.m.
Tonel: Self-Portrait of the Artist as an Organic Intellectual | November 28 Graduate Lecture Series This talk will present an overview of Tonel’s work as a visual artist, focusing on a segment of his production from the late 1980s and up to the present. Notions of self-portraiture and of the More
Showing 1-15 of 16 total results in this search.