Monday, August 25, 2014

San Francisco August/September Political Events


                                 
Picture taken by Peter Menchini

August 25, 2014 - Monday

AFT 2121 - Rally Against Class Cancellations.  Don't Cancel Our Future!
When:  August 25, 2014 - Monday
Noon to 1:00 p.m
Where:  City College, Ocean Avenue Campus, Ram Hall, San Francisco
What:  Rally hosted by AFT 2121 - Rally Against Class cancellations
Deliver petitions to administration asking them to stop the class cancellations.   Now  is the time to stabilize and grow our CCSF. 
Information: aft2121.org

August 26, 2014 - Tuesday

Women's Equality Day and The Middle Class Jumpstart - Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi
When:  August 26, 2014 - Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - Doors Open
Noon - to 2:00 p.m.        Event begins
Where:  San Francisco Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, San Francisco
What
94 years after women fought and won the right to vote  you are invited to celebrate Women's Equality Day and the Middle Class Jumpstart with Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi.  
When Women Succeed, America Succeeds, Equal Pay for Equal Work, Paid Sick Leave, Accessible, Affordable Child Care, Stronger Violence against Women Act, Comprehensive health care and family planning.
Information/source:  eventbrite.com/e/join-congresswoman-nancy-pelosi-for-wom...alty-day-the-middle-class-jumpstart-tickets-126103609297aff-efbnen

Sunshine Ordinance Task Force
When:  August 26, 2014 - Tuesday
4:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Task Force:  Mark Rumold, Ali Winston, Josh Wolf, Allyson Washburn, David Pilpel, Lee Hepner, Todd David, Chris Hyland, Louise Fischer, Bruce Oka
Information/Source:  sfbos.org 

Baker Beach Green Street - Final Design Concept Open House
When:  August 26, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Katherine Delmar Burke School, 7070 California Street, San Francisco
What:  Learn about the plans for El Camino Del Mar, Sea Cliff Avenue and 25th Avenue.  SFPUC is planning a green infrastructure project to manage stormwater at Baker Beach.  
Information/source: sfwater.org - Jean Walsh jwalsh@sfwater.org

San Francisco School Board
When:  August 26, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Irving G. Breyer Board Meeting Room, 555 Franklin Street, First Floor, San Francisco
School Board:  Sandra Lee Fewer, Emily Murase, Matt Haney, Kim-Shree Maufas, Hydra Mendoza-McDonnell, Rachel Norton, Jill Wynns
Source/Information:   sfusd.edu

August 27, 2014 - Wednesday

City College of San Francisco
When: August 27, 2014 - Wednesday
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. - public comments
Where:  City College of San Francisco, 50 Phelan Avenue, Multi-Use Building Room 140, San Francisco
What:  Public hearing on the San Francisco Community College District Budget.
Public comment on August agenda items.
Information:  Robert Agrella  ragrella@ccsf.edu
Source: Community College Email

Police Commission
When:  August 27, 2014 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Thomas Mazzucco, Julius Turman, Joe Marshall, Petra DeJesus, Victor Hwang, Suzy Loftus, Sonia Melara
Information/Source: sanfranciscopolice.org

Irish American Democratic Club - Irish Heritage Night at AT&T Park
When:  August 27, 2014 - Wednesday
7:15 p.m.
Where:  AT&T Park
What:  Irish American Democratic Club -    Irish Heritage Night at  AT&T Park.  Giants versus Colorado Rockies.  Sit in the Irish Heritage Section and admission to the pre-game Irish Party in Seals Plaza from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Cultural performers will be at the festival in Seals Plaza and on the field prior to the game.   Free Irish Giants Souvenir cap!  Reserved seats at $20.00 Limited availability
Contact:  Patty Moran 415-861-2378

August 28, 2014 - Thursday

Housing Authority
When:  August 28, 2014 - Thursday
4:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Authority:  Joaquin Torres, Jaci Fong, Phil Arnold, Leroy Lindo, Patricia Thomas, Ted Yamasaki
Information/Source: sfha.org

Human Rights Commission
When:  August 28, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Susan Belinda Christian, Mark Kelleher, Sheryl Evans Davis, Faye Woo Lee, Michael Pappas, Richard Pio Roda, Michael Sweet
Information/Source:  sfgov.org/sfhumanrights

District 3 Democratic Club - Endorsement Meeting
When: August 28, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Tel-Hi, 660 Lombard Street, San Francisco
What:  District 3 Democratic Club Endorsement meeting.  
Will  vote  on Prop. C, Prop F, Prop G and Prop K and voting on Board of Education and Community College Board candidates  
Information: d3dc@hotmail.com

Mission Community United: a community meeting hosted by The Plaza 16 Coalition
When: August 28, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Episcopal Church of Saint John the Evangelist, 1661 15th Street, San Francisco
What:  Mission Community United Community Meeting.  Focus of the meeting will be seeking unity as organizations and individuals in the face of Mission's crisis of displacement and gentrification.  Discussion regarding current and proposed development in the Mission, in particular the proposed development for 1979 Mission Street.
Information:  plaza16.org

San Francisco Coalition for Responsible Growth - Annual Membership Meeting
When:  August 28, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  St. Marys Cathedral, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Coalition for Responsible Growth - .  Annual membership meeting. Agenda will include  guest speakers and debates.  Have confirmed Treasurer Jose Cisneros, Port Director Monique Moyer, Supervisor Katy Tang, Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu, Supervisor Mark Farrell and representatives fro No on 8 and proponents for 8 Washington
Information:  sfcrg.com
Source:  Facebook event

Richmond District Democratic Club - Local Candidates Endorsement meeting
When:  August 28, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond District Police Station, 461 6th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Richmond District Democratic Club Endorsement meeting.
Information:  rddcsf.org sfrddc@gmail.com
Source:  Facebook 

August 29, 2014 - Friday

San Francisco Labor Council Annual Pre-Labor Day Breakfast
When:  August 29, 2014 - Friday
8:00 a.m.
Where:  Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, 1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Labor Council Annual Pre-Labor Day Breakfast:
   Candidate for CA State Controller Betty Yee
   CA Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
   Workers Campaign Updates
Tickets:  $75.
RSVP Emily Nelson emily@sflaborcouncil.org
Information and source:  sflaborcouncil.org

San Francisco Tenants Union - Stop the Flip in the Richmond and Haight
When:  August 29, 2014 - Friday
Noon
Where:  The Panhandle, 267 Central Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Join the San Francisco Tenants Union in their campaign to stop real estate speculation and displacement in San Francisco.  Come learn about Prop. G, the anti-speculation tax, which will be on the November's ballot.
Information:  sftu.org
Source: facebook


September 1, 2014 - Monday

Labor Day 

SFMTA - Fare Increase
Information:  sfmta.com

September 2, 2014 - Tuesday

Potrero Hill Democratic Club - More Propositions
When:  September 2, 2014 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, 953 De Haro Street, San Francisco
What:  Speakers pro and cons for the rest of the props on the November ballot: SF Props A, B, D, J. & K.
California Props: 1, 2, 45,46, 47 and 48.
Information: phdemclub.org

September 3, 2014 - Wednesday

South Beach District 6 Democratic Club - Endorsement meeting
When: September 3, 2014 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where:  South Beach Harbor Community Room (located between AT&T Ballpark and Pier 40). San Francisco
What:  South Beach District 6 Democratic Club will hear from candidates running for Supervisor in District 6, Assessor-Recorder, Public Defender, Assembly District 17, Superior Court Judge, Board of Education and Community College Board.  All are welcome.
Information/Source: southbeachdems.com

September 4, 2014 - Thursday

Wendy Aragon - Believe in City College Campaign Kick-Off and Fundraiser
When:  September 4, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Virgil's Sea Room, 3152 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  Wendy Aragon - candidate for City College Kick-Off and Fundraiser.
Donation: $25. $50. or $100.  
Information/Donation: wendyaragon.com

San Francisco for Democracy - Endorsement meeting
When:  September 4, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Northern District Police Station, 1125 Fillmore Street, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco for Democracy PAC will hold its full endorsement meeting.  Everyone is invited to attend, all SF4D members in good standing may vote.
Information/Source:  sf4democracy.org  communicaitons@sf4democracy.org

September 6, 2014 - Saturday

Friends of Duboce Park - 17th Annual Friends of Duboce Park Tag Sale
When:  September 6, 2014 - Saturday
9:00 a.m. to noon 
Information: rose@friendsofdubocepark.org friendsofdubocepark.org
Source: email from Friends of Duboce Park, Duboce & Scott Street, San Francisco


Campos for Assembly - Mobilize to Take Back Our City
When:  September 6, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  24th Street Mission, San Francisco
What:  Mobilize for David Campos.  Rousing speeches from Assemblymember Tom Ammiano and former Mayor Art Agnos.  Light refreshments.
Information: davidcampossf.com
Source: facebook events

Glen Park Association - Scott Wiener
When: September 6, 2014 - Saturday
4:00 p.m.
Where: St. Aidan's Church, Upper Level, 101 Gold Mine Drive, San Francisco
What: Glen Park Association. Supervisor Wiener's next  quarterly  meeting for Glen Park and Diamond Heights.
Information:  glenparkassociation.org
Source: email from Glen Park Association  

September 7, 2014 - Sunday

Tom Ammiano and Jane Morrison - Sunday Brunch with David Campos
When:  September 7, 2014 - Sunday
11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where:  44 Woodland Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Tom Ammiano and Jane Morrison invite you to a Sunday Brunch with David Campos.
Co-Hosts:  Dennis Antenore, Robin Brasso, Brenda Jeffers, Bernie Choden, Agar Jaicks, Dick Grosboll, Sandra Mack, Hene Kelly, Suzanne Bushnell, Paul Melbostad
Donation: $35. to $85.
Please mail your reservation and donation  by September 4th to Jane Morrison, 44 Woodland Ave., SF 94117
Information: davidcampossf.com
Source: mailer (real mail!) from Jane Morrison

September 8, 2014 - Monday

Civic Celebration Honoring Dr. Mimi Silbert of Delancey Street Foundation
When:  September 8, 2014 - Monday
5:30 p.m. Sponsor Reception
6:00 p.m. Civic Celebration
6:30 p.m. Dedicating Ceremony
Where:  Ferry Building, The Embarcadero, Second Floor, San Francisco
What:  Port of San Francisco Civic Celebration as we honor Dr. Mimi Silbert - President and CEO, Delancey Street Foundation.
Dedicate the Mimi Silbert Pathway that will grace the San Francisco Port Brannan Street Wharf. 
Register:   eventbrite.com/e/civic-celebration-honoring-dr-mimi-silbert-of-delancey-street-foundation-tickets-12582738309?aff-estw  event is free
Sponsorship opportunities contact Christine Pelosi sfpelosi@yahoo.com
Source: eventbrite.com

September 9, 2014 - Tuesday

Bernal Heights Democratic Club Endorsement Meeting
When:  September 9, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center, 515 Cortland Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Bernal Heights Democratic Club Endorsement meeting.  Open to the public.
Speakers include:
Supervisor David Campos - Candidate for Assembly District 17
Candidates for College Board and School Board
Speakers on Local Measures:  Sugar Tax, Speculators Tax, Minimum Wage and more.
Information/email: lmunizsf@gmail.com




September 9, 2014 - Tuesday

Potrero Hill Democratic Club - More Propositions
When:  September 9, 2014 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, 953 De Haro Street, San Francisco
What:   Brief candidate forums for School Board and City College Board  candidates. .  Revisiting candidates both SF Superior Court Judge and for CA Assembly District 17 - since the primary vote was a tie for both races.
Informationphdemclub.org



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Thursday, August 21, 2014

San Francisco Political Events - Additions #2





*changes/additions below
time change:  Dan Choi event changed to 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


August 18, 2014 - Monday

Ethics Commission
When: August 18, 2014 - Monday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
What:  Discussion and possible action regarding possible Commission responses to the 2013-2014 Civil Grand Jury report, "Ethics in the City:  Promises, Practice or Pretense".
Commission Brett Andrews, Beverly Hayon, Benedict Hur, Peter Keane, Paul Renee
Information: sfethics.org
Source: website agenda


(Delayed)Willie B. Kennedy Democratic Club - Endorsement meeting
(Delayed)When: August 18, 2014 -  Tuesday - (date changed to August 19th)
(Delayed) 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (time changed to 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.)
Where: Bayshore Business Center,  1485 Bayshore Blvd, Conference Room San Francisco. 
Tickets:  $30.
Source: email from Alex Tourk - Ground Floor Public Affairs

Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club - Endorsement Vote
When:  August 18, 2014 - Monday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  LGBT Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club - PAC  Membership vote.  
Information:  alicebtoklas.org
Source: email from Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club 

August 19, 2014 - Tuesday

SFMTA - Board of Directors and Parking Authority Commission
When:  August 19, 2014 - Tuesday
1:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Board of Directors:  Tom Nolan, Cheryl Brinkman, Gwyneth Borden, Malcolm Heinicke, Jerry Lee, Joel Ramos, Cristina Rubke
Informationsfmta.com
Source:  SFMTA website

Entertainment Commission
When:  August 19, 2014 - Tuesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Bryant Tan, Glendon Hyde, Audrey Joseph, Al Perez, Naomi Akers, Steven Lee, Liam Frost
Informationsfgov2.org
Source:  Entertainment Commission Agenda

(change) Willie B. Kennedy Democratic Club - Endorsement Vote
When:  August 19, 2014 - Tuesday (endorsement meeting moved from August 18th)
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Bayshore Business Center,  1485 Bayshore Blvd., Conference Room, San Francisco
What:  Willie  B. Kennedy Democratic Club - Endorsement Vote
Information: williekennedydemocraticclub@gmail.com
Source: email from President Toye Moses


SOS  Cathedral  Hill - 1481 Post Street Community Meeting
When:  August 19, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  St Mary's Cathedral, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco
What:  SOS Cathedral Hill -  1481 Post Street Community Meeting .  Planning Department has released the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the proposed  luxury condo tower at 1481 Post Street.  Your comments and feedback are needed. Learn what you can do about the 1481 Polk Street, the current proposal exceeds current height and bulk limits allowed in the neighborhood.  At the meeting there will be an update on the project and talk about ways you can make your voice heard.  
Information:  soscathedralhill.com
Source:  Facebook event, email from SOS Cathedral Hill

Harvey Milk LGBT Club - Endorsement Meeting
When:  August 19, 2014 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  Harvey Milk LGBT Club endorsement meeting.  All members in good standing who meet eligibility criteria for length of membership will be able to vote on the club's endorsements for the November election.
Information: Alex Walker alex.q.walker@gmail.com


August 20, 2014 - Wednesday

Tenderloin Futures Collaborative Community Meeting
When: August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
11:00 a.m. to Noon
Where:  Tenderloin Police Station, Community Room 301 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  Tenderloin Futures Collaborative Community Meeting.
 Agenda items:
Tenderloin Pit Stop
25 Mason Housing Development
Community Updates
Information: 820-1412
Source:  Facebook

San Francisco Historic Preservation Commission
When:  August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners: Karl Hasz, Andrew Wolfram, Aaron Hyland, Ellen Johnck, Richard Johns, Diane Matsuda, Jonathan Pearlman
Information: sf-planning.org
Source:  Planning Commission website

San Francisco Democrats End of Summer Party
When:  August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: LIUNA!, Local 261, San Francisco, 3271 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Democratic Party would like to invite you to their End of Summer Party!
They will be celebrating their accomplishments over the past year, specifically the work done by their Sue Bierman Memorial Interns and High School Fellows.  Come learn about their voter registration and outreach efforts.  Your donation to the federal account of SFDCCC will allow future students to gain meaningful experience without financial hardships
Information:  sfdemocrats.org
Source: Facebook event, email Zoe Dunning


San Francisco Latino Democratic Club - General Meeting
When:  August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
  6:00 P.M.
Where:  518 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What:   San Francisco Latino Democratic Club  From agenda:
6:00 p.m. Refreshments
6:30 p.m. Alex Nieto Family
Precinct Captions for Campos
United Educators of San Francisco
By-Laws Discussion
Ballot and Voting Process
College Board, School Board, Ballot Measures
Adjourn - Voting closes after Last Presentation
Dinner and Ballot Counting at Puerto Alegre, 546 Valencia, San Francisco
Information:  sflatinodemocrats.com
Source: San Francisco Latino Democratic Club

Elections Commission
When:  August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Richard Matthews, Chris   Jerdonek,  Charles  Jung, Jill Rowe, Rosabella Safont, Winnie Yu
Informationsfgov2.org
Source: Elections Commission website

Tom Temprano 10 Year San Francisco Anniversary - Beer Benefit for the Harvey Milk Club
When: August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Virgil's Sea Room 3152 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:   Harvey Milk Stout! Tom's 10 Year San Francisco Anniversary.  Raise a glass of Speakeasy Ales & Lagers special Harvey Milk Stout.  There were only eight of these special kegs every made and all of the proceeds from this batch will benefit the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club.  
Source: facebook event

Jamie Whitaker - Fundraiser - Supervisor District 6
When:  August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  The Holding Company, 2 Embarcadero Center, 3rd Floor, San Francisco
What:      First public fundraiser for Jamie Whitaker for District 6 Supervisor.  The Holding Company was recently bought by 4 Irish sisters, and is a very welcoming spot.
Information:  electjamie.com
Source: email from Jamie Whitaker

D5 Action Meeting
When:  August 20, 2014 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Park Library, 1833 Page/Cole, San Francisco
What: D5 Action Meeting
Actions related to November election, club activities discussion , UCSF's Long-Range Development Plan discussion.  Short term Rentals Air Bnb, etc. 
Information and source:  email from D5action tesw@aol.com 


August 21, 2014 - Thursday

Recreation and Park Commission
When:  August 21, 2014 - Thursday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Mark Buell, Allan Low, Gloria Bonilla, Tom Harrison, Meagan Levitan, Eric McDonnell, Maggi Wei
Information/Source: sfrecpark.org

Commission on the Status of Women Meeting
When:  August 21, 2014 - Thursday
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Nancy Kirshner-Rodriguez, Andrea Shorter, Amy Ackerman, Alicia Gamez, Mary Jung, Julie Soo
Information/Sourcesfgov3.org website

Tenants Together - Renters' Rights Happy Hour - Bay Area
When:  August 21, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Momi Toby's Revolution Cafe,   528 Laguna Street, San Francisco
Information:   tenants together.org
Source: Facebook event, email from  Tenants Together

San Francisco Women's Political Committee - Mixer and Endorsement Vote
When:  August 21, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Virgil's Sea Room, 3152 Mission, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Women's Political Committee - Mixer and Endorsement Vote.  All members who are current on their dues and have attended at least 3 events in the past year prior to the mixer, are eligible to vote.
Information:  sfwpc.org
Source:  Facebook event

August 22, 2014 - Friday

Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit project - Public Hearing
When:  August 22, 2014 - Friday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
What:  SFMTA hearing - Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit project :
Creating Muni and Golden Gate Transit only lanes in both directions which will stretch from Filbert Street to Market.
Establishing no left turns or u-turns on Van Ness northbound at Grove
Establishing a no-stopping tow-away zone on the east side of Van Ness just north of Hayes.
Establish no parking zones on the southern corners of Van Ness and Grove, and northern corners of Van Ness and Hayes, as the sidewalks will be widened with corner bumouts.
Informationsfmta.com
Source:  Hoodline.com

August 23, 2014 - Saturday

Women's Equality Day - Western Region Call to Action
When:  August 23, 2014 - Saturday
9:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m.
Where:  African American Art & Cultural Complex, Hall of Culture, 762 Fulton Street, San Francisco
What:  Women's Intercultural Network Women's Equality Day.  Western Region Call to Action.
Join women from San Francisco and Western States:
Share agendas and action plans for CAWA, US Women and Beijing+20
Keynoter:  Elmy Bermejo DOL Representative to Region Nine Back to Bay Area
Honor:  Social Justice activists Krishanti Dharmaraj and Marily Mondejar
Act:  Become par of the CITIES for CEDAW Campaign
Nonmembers $75., WIN members $50.
Ticketsbpt.me/686978
Source: email from Friends of the Commission on the Status of Woman

FDR Democratic Club - Endorsement Meeting
When:  August 23, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  Richmond Police Station, 461 6th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  FDR Democratic Club Endorsement Meeting.  Voting will begin after all interviews are complete.
Candidates will be speaking and answering questions.  There will also be representatives of ballot measure committees.
All are welcome and should feel free to attend all or part of the meeting.
Coffee and light breakfast will be served at 9:45 a.m. and lunch will be served around noon
Information:  Jonathan Lyens jonathan@lyens.com fdrdemclub.com
Source: FDR Facebook page

Yes on G Rally 
When:  August 23, 2014 - Saturday
11:00 a.m.
Where:  Harvey Milk Plaza, Castro and Market, San Francisco
What:  Yes on Prop G Rally. Hosted by Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club.  San Francisco Anti-Displacement Coalition will meet at Harvey Milk Plaza to celebrate the celebrate fruition of a year long's effort to propose legislation that would curb evictions and higher rent in the City.
Informationantidisplacementcoalliltionsf.com
Source:  Facebook events. 


Potrero Hill Democratic Club - 6th Annual Party and "Shop Local" Silent Auction
When:  August 23, 2014 - Saturday
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Dogpatch Saloon, 2496 Third Street, San Francisco
What:   Join Potrero Hill Democratic Club members and friends for an evening of live jazz, food and fun.  Plus lots of cool stuff for your bidding pleasure from the fabulous merchants and artists of Potrero Hill and Dogpatch.  Music will be performed by jazzmen Chuck Bennett on bass, Ray Scott on guitar, and Jim Zimmerman on drums.  No-host bar and food will be courtesy of local eateries and PHCC members.
Admission is free.  
Information and Source:  phdemclub.org

El Tecolote's 44th Anniversary
When:  August 23, 2014 - Saturday
8:00 p.m.
Where:  Cesar's Latin Palace, 926 26th Street, San Francisco
What:  El Tecolote's 44th Anniversary.  Celebrate 44 years of covering our Community.  Food and a raffle and music from John SantosRoger Glenn and Tito Gonzalez andAnthony Blea.
Admission $20. and all proceeds go to benefit El Tecolote, and community journalism.
Information: eltecolate.org
Source: Facebook event

August 24, 2014 - Sunday  

*San Francisco Democratic Party's Streamlined Endorsement Meeting
"Tentative Information"
When: August 24, 2014 - Sunday
 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: George  Washington High School, 600 32nd Avenue, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Democratic Party's Streamlined Endorsement meeting.
Hosts:
Asian Pacific Democratic Club
Democratic Women in Action
Filipino American Democratic Club of San Francisco
Raoul Wallenberg Jewish Democratic Club
Irish American Democratic Club
New Avenues Democratic Club
Note:  Will publish more information when received.

Asian Pacific Democratic Club - Streamlined Endorsement Meeting
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Information:    President -  Jay Cheng apdcsf@gmail.com
Source: email from Asian Pacific Democratic Club

*Democratic Women In Action - Streamlined Endorsement Meeting
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
             10:15 a.m. - School Board candidates
              11:15 a.m. - Supervisors
              12:15 p.m. - Local ballot measure spokespersons
               1:15  p.m. - City College Board candidates
                2:15 p.m. - BART board candidates, and others who couldn't make it earlier
Where:  George Washington High School, 600 22nd Avenue, San Francisco
Information:   Roberta Guise - roberta@guisemarketing.com

*Irish American Democratic Club
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
Where:  George Washington High School, 600 22nd Avenue, San Francisco
Information:  Jim Wachob, President jimwachob@gmail.com

*New Avenues Democratic Club
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - meet and discuss upcoming events 
11:30 a.m. - to 1:00 p.m. - Community College Board Candidates
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. - Board of Education Candidates
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. - Assembly District 19, Judges, Supervisors for D2 and D4
3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Ballot Measures
Where:  George Washington High School, 600 22nd Avenue, San Francisco
Information:   NewAveDems@gmail.com  newavenues.nationbuilder.com  

*Raoul Wallenberg Democratic Club - November Election Meeting
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
10:00  a.m.. to 2:15 p.m.
Where:  George Washington High School, 600 22nd Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Join Raoul Wallenberg Democratic Club to hear about candidates and ballot measures for the November ballot. 
 Bagel Brunch.
Supervisor Candidates:  10:05 to 11:15 a.m.
Ballot Measure Proponents/Opponents - 11:15 a/m. to 12:15 p.m.
City College Candidates - 12:15 p. to 1:15 p.m.
School Board/Bart Board/Judge Candidates 1:15 to 2:15 p.m.
Informationwallenbergdems.com
Source: email

Sunday Streets in the Mission
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Valencia Street sundaystreetssf.com 

Filipino American Democratic Club -   Streamlined Endorsement Meeting
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where:  George Washington High School, 600 32nd Avenue, San Francisco
What:   Filipino American Democratic Club General Membership meeting .  
Informationsf.fadc@gmail.com
Source: email from The Filipino American Democratic Club 

*Dan Choi for City College Kickoff
When:  August 24, 2014 - Sunday
Amended time:  8:00 to 10:00 p.m.  
Where:  Urban Picnic, 4039 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  Dan Choi for City College Kickoff.  Join KOFY TV Host Michelle Meow and Dan Choi for this election kick off event.  Urban Picnic Manager Dimitriy Domaskin (City College Alumnus) and Urban Picnic staff will put on an impressive culinary demonstration for everyone to enjoy, followed by a viewing party of Dan's first TV interview with KOFY.
Informationdchoi8@mail.ccsf.edu
Source: facebook

August 27, 2014 - Wednesday

Irish American Democratic Club - Irish Heritage Night at AT&T Park
When:  August 27, 2014 - Wednesday
7:15 p.m.
Where:  AT&T Park
What:  Irish American Democratic Club -    Irish Heritage Night at  AT&T Park.  Giants versus Colorado Rockies.  Sit in the Irish Heritage Section and admission to the pre-game Irish Party in Seals Plaza from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Cultural performers will be at the festival in Seals Plaza and on the field prior to the game.   Free Irish Giants Souvenir cap!  Reserved seats at $20.00 Limited availability
Contact:  Patty Moran 415-861-2378

August 28, 2014 - Thursday

*District 3 Democratic Club - Endorsement Meeting
When: August 28, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Tel-Hi, 660 Lombard Street, San Francisco
What:  District 3 Democratic Club Endorsement meeting.  
Will  vote  on Prop. C, Prop F, Prop G and Prop K and voting on Board of Education and Community College Board candidates  
Information: d3dc@hotmail.com

Mission Community United: a community meeting hosted by The Plaza 16 Coalition
When: August 28, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Episcopal Church of Saint John the Evangelist, 1661 15th Street, San Francisco
What:  Mission Community United Community Meeting.  Focus of the meeting will be seeking unity as organizations and individuals in the face of Mission's crisis of displacement and gentrification.  Discussion regarding current and proposed development in the Mission, in particular the proposed development for 1979 Mission Street.
Information:  plaza16.org

San Francisco Coalition for Responsible Growth - Annual Membership Meeting
When:  August 28, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  St. Marys Cathedral, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Coalition for Responsible Growth - .  Annual membership meeting. Agenda will include  guest speakers and debates.  Have confirmed Treasurer Jose Cisneros, Port Director Monique Moyer, Supervisor Katy Tang, Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu, Supervisor Mark Farrell and representatives fro No on 8 and proponents for 8 Washington
Information:  sfcrg.com
Source:  Facebook event

Richmond District Democratic Club - Local Candidates Endorsement meeting
When:  August 28, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond District Police Station, 461 6th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Richmond District Democratic Club Endorsement meeting.
Information:  rddcsf.org sfrddc@gmail.com
Source:  Facebook 

August 29, 2014 - Friday

San Francisco Labor Council Annual Pre-Labor Day Breakfast
When:  August 29, 2014 - Friday
8:00 a.m.
Where:  Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, 1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Labor Council Annual Pre-Labor Day Breakfast:
   Candidate for CA State Controller Betty Yee
   CA Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
   Workers Campaign Updates
Tickets:  $75.
RSVP Emily Nelson emily@sflaborcouncil.org
Information and source:  sflaborcouncil.org

September 1, 2014 - Monday

Labor Day 

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