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Alerts: June 25 – July 1, 2014

THURSDAY 26 Climate Forum: Confronting Oil, Coal and Gas, Direct Action Movements at the Point of Extraction The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics, 518 Valencia, SF. tinyurl.com/oilcoalforum. 6:45pm, donation requested. The oil and...

Guardian Intelligence: June 25 – July 1, 2014

The Bay Guardian is moving — into the mall. Yeah, we know, it struck us the same way initially. But the space we'll be sharing with our sister newspapers within San Francisco Media Company,...

Alerts: June 18 – 24, 2014

WEDNESDAY 18 Glenn Greenwald: Snowden, the NSA and the US Surveillance State The Nourse Theatre, 275 Hayes, SF. (773) 583-7884 tinyurl.com/glengreenwald. 7-9pm, $6. Greenwald, who received the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service along with his...

Guardian Intelligence: June 18 – 24, 2014

GET SMOKEYThe 77th season of the always free, always packed Stern Grove Festival kicks off this Sunday, June 22 with an afternoon of hits like "Shop Around" and "You Really Got a Hold On...

Guardian Intelligence: June 4 – 10, 2014

TREASURE HUNTINGIn less than two weeks, @HiddenCash, the anonymous millionaire who is stashing money around and then using Twitter to post context clues, has amassed a social media following of more than 441,000. On...

Alerts: June 4 – 10, 2014

WEDNESDAY 4 Transportation planning: District 8 open house LGBT Center, 1800 Market, SF. sftransportation2030.com 5:30-7pm, free. District 8 Sup. Scott Wiener, representatives of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), and representatives from San Francisco Public...

Alerts: May 21 – 27, 2014

WEDNESDAY 21 San Francisco Tomorrow annual awards dinner Delancey Street Restaurant, 600 The Embarcadero, SF. www.sftomorrow.org. 5:30pm, $50. San Francisco Tomorrow will hold its annual awards dinner to recognize individuals for their service to the...

Alerts: May 14 – 20, 2014

WEDNESDAY 14 Growing Green Awards Berkeley City Club, 2315 Durant, Berk. www.nrdc.org. 6-9pm, $30/$20 for students. Author and advocate Anna Lappe serves as master of ceremonies for this year's multimedia awards ceremony, celebrating leaders in...

Alerts: May 7 – 13, 2014

THURSDAY 8 12th Annual Human Rights Awards Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon, SF. www.humanrightsaward.org. 6-8:30pm, $115. Each year, the Human Rights Awards honors the inspiring individuals and organizations who create radical change and real...

Guardian Intelligence: May 7 – 13, 2014

LAST CHANCE TO VOTE!The San Francisco Bay Guardian is pleased to salute small businesses and recognize local merchants who are creating jobs, keeping neighborhoods lively, and contributing to the community. This year, our third...

Alerts: April 30 – May 6, 2014

WEDNESDAY 30 Nature slideshow: The Wilds of San Francisco and You 474 Valencia, Suite 295, SF. www.wildequity.org. 6:30-8:30pm, free. San Francisco has 32 pockets of undeveloped land set aside for the preservation of the natural...

Alerts: April 23 – 29, 2014

WEDNESDAY 23 SF Public Defender's Justice Summit Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library. www.tinyurl.com/justsummit. 30 Grove, SF. 9am-3pm, free. The Jury Is Out: The San Francisco Public Defender's Justice Summit is a free public event...

Alerts: April 16 – 22, 2014

WEDNESDAY 16 Making your own decisions: Forum on reproductive health UC Hastings, Alumni Reception Center, 200 McAllister, SF. Adoll@ProChoiceAmerica.com. 6-8:30pm, free, RSVP required. NARAL Pro-Choice California will host this discussion on women's reproductive rights and...

Alerts: April 9 – 15, 2014

WEDNESDAY 9 Town Hall Meeting for Pedestrian Safety Muslim Community Center, 4760 Mission, SF. gmackellen@eagsf.org. 6-8pm, free. Responding to the recent trend of pedestrian collisions in San Francisco, a coalition of neighborhood leaders has called...

Alerts: April 2 – 8, 2014

WEDNESDAY 2 Anti-eviction march 24th and Mission BART Station, SF. evictionfreesf.org. 11:30am, free. Eviction Free San Francisco will lead "a spirited lunchtime march and picket" to the Mission offices of Vanguard Properties, in response to...

Alerts: March 26 – April 1, 2014

THURSDAY 27The Road To Single-Payer: Truly Universal Healthcare Unitarian Universalists Center, 1187 Franklin, SF. sanfranpda@aol.com. 7pm, free. As the basic flaws of the Affordable Care Act become increasingly obvious, more people are demanding a...

Alerts: March 19 – 25, 2014

WEDNESDAY 19Get educated with affordable housing experts St. Philip's Church, 725 Diamond, SF. 7pm, free. Hosted by the Noe Valley Democratic Club, this public forum on (the lack of) affordable housing in the Bay...

Alerts: March 12 – 18, 2014

WEDNESDAY 12San Francisco Neighborhoods on the Brink Bird and Beckett Books and Records, 653 Chenery, SF. www.birdbeckett.com. 7pm, free. A panel discussion on displacement, gentrification, rising rents, and the loss of affordable housing. Join...

Alerts: March 5 – 11, 2014

WEDNESDAY 5Debate: Supervisors Campos and Chiu Run for Assembly Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, 953 De Haro, SF. www.phdemclub.org. 7:30pm, free. Potrero Hill Democratic Club presents what promises to be a lively debate between two...

Alerts: February 26 – March 4, 2014

WEDNESDAY 26Hoodies Up! A Day of Remembrance for Trayvon Martin Fruitvale BART Plaza, Oakl. www.stopmassincarceration.net. 4pm, free. On the two-year anniversary of Trayvon Martin's death, join others in sending a message that we will...

Alerts: February 12 – 18, 2014

WEDNESDAY 12 10th Anniversary: Winter of Love City Hall Rotunda, Civic Center Plaza, SF. (415) 554-5977. 5-6pm, free. Celebrate 10 years since the historic day when then-Mayor Gavin Newsom took a courageous stand against marriage...

Alerts: February 5 – 11, 2014

THURSDAY 6 Speaking event: After the Arab Spring 312 Sutter, 2nd Floor Auditorium, SF. www.globalexchange.org/events. 7-8pm, $15 or $5 for students. Three years ago, the Arab Spring started with a single protest in Tunisia and...

Alerts: January 29 – February 4, 2014

WEDNESDAY 29 "Flying Paper" film screening and discussion Mission Cultural Center, 2868 Mission, SF. www.missionculturalcenter.org. 7pm, $5–$20 sliding scale. "Flying Paper" is the uplifting story of Palestinian children in Gaza on a quest to shatter...

Alerts: January 22 – 28, 2014

WEDNESDAY 22Housing forum at an historic location I-Hotel Manilatown Center, 868 Kearny, SF. 630pm, free. Join Sup. David Campos and others for a community forum on the housing affordability crisis in San Francisco at...