Monday, February 8, 2016

San Francisco Political Events - February 8th through February 15, 2016







February 8, 2016 - Monday

Land Use and Transportation Committee
When:  February 8, 2016 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Malia Cohen, Scott Wiener, Aaron Peskin
Information: sfbos.org

South Beach/Rincon/Mission Bay Neighborhood Association
When:  February 8, 2016 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  South Beach Harbor Services Building, 40A, Community Room, San Francisco
What:  District 6 Supervisor Jane Kim will make her annual visit to answer question and address issues.
Information:  sbrmbna.com


Duboce Triangle Neighborhood Association - General Meeting
When:  February 8, 2016 - Monday 
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  CPMC Davies Hospital in the Gazebo Room, Plaza Level, above the Emergency Department, San Francisco
What:  Representatives from Sharper Future, a private-sector company focused on rehabilitation of convicted sex offenders, will be presenting their plans to relocate to 100 Church Street (formerly Out of the Closet thrift store).  There will be a Q&A following their presentation.
Information:   dtna.org

February 9, 2016 - Tuesday

New Hampshire Presidential Primary

Board of Supervisors
When:  February 9, 2016 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, John Avalos, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Aaron Peskin, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

Port Commission
When:  February 9, 2016 - Tuesday
3:15 p.m.
Where:  Port Commission Hearing Room, Second Floor, Ferry Building, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Willie Adams, Kimberly Brandon, Leslie Katz, Doreen Woo Ho
Information:  sfport.com

District 6 Stakeholder Meeting
When:  February 9, 2016 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Alexander Residence, 230 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  Co-Sponsors:  Alliance for a Better District 6, North of Market Business Association, Tenant Associations Coalition of SF, Tip Top Market
Presentations:
UC Hastings Long Range Campus Plan
Business relocation, Pandora, 50 Mason
Health Clinic  Relocation  St James Infirmary, 234 Eddy Street
Public Safety Committee Report
Planning/Legislative Updates
Source:  Facebook events

Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee
When:  February 9, 2016 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Committee:  Howard Bloomberg, Kevin Clark, Chris Coghlan, Morgan Fitzgibbons, Todd Henry, John Alex Lowell, Trevor McNeil, Meredith Osborn, Thomas Rogers, Kevin Stull, Christina Tang, John Winston, Becky Hogue (Chair), Howard Strassner

Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club - Political Action Committee
When:  February 9, 2016 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  La Galeria de la Raza, 2857 24th Street, San Francisco
What:  PAC meeting.
Question and Answer period with District 11 Supervisor Candidates.
Bay Area for Bernie Sanders presentation
SF General Hospital Renaming
Information:  milkclub.org

February 10, 2016 - Wednesday

SPUR - Creating a Vibrant Civic Center in the Heart of the City
When:  February 10, 2016 - Wednesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  SPUR, 654 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  Hear from city agencies about the current projects and the future plans that will activate, redesign and steward this important space:
Sam Dodge - Mayor's Office of HOPE
Phil Ginsburg - San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department
Gil Kelley - San Francisco Planning Department
Mohammed Nuru - San Francisco Public Works
Joaquin Torres - San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development
Information:  spur.org

Police Commission
When:  February 10, 2016 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Suzy Loftus, Julius Turman, Joe Marshall, Petra DeJesus, Victor Hwang, Thomas Mazzucco, Sonia Melara
Information:  sanfranciscopolice.org

District 11 Democratic Club - Membership Meeting 
When:  February 10, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Ingleside Police Station Community Room, Balboa Park, San Francisco
What:  Planning for 2016 action-packed election year.
Short updates on CA Disclose, Shared Schoolyards, Better BART, Balboa BART Station and Balboa Reservoir.
Information:   sfd11dems.com

February 11, 2016 - Thursday


Government Audit and Oversight Committee
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Aaron Peskin, Norman Yee, London Breed
Information:  sfbos.org

Rules Committee
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
11:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Katy Tang, Eric Mar, Malia Cohen
Information:  sfbos.org

Planning Commission
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
Noon
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Rodney Fong, Dennis Richard, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Kathrin Moore, Cindy Wu
Information: sf-planning.org


Public Safety and Neighborhood Services Committee
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
2:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Jane Kim, John Avalos, David Campos
Information:   sfbos.org

Democratic Debate Watch Party
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Door open at 5:00 p.m., debate starts at 6:00 p.m.
Where:  Skylark Bar, 3089 16th Street, San Francisco
What:  Hillary's Democratic Debate Watch Party.   Last debate before the Nevada Primary o February 20th.  No-host bar
Source:  Facebook events

District 3 Democratic Club
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Macchiarono Creative Design, 1544 Grant Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Vote for the leadership of the Club.
Information:  d3dc@hotmail.com

Bern Baby Bern!  Disco Dance Party for Bernie Sanders
When:  February 11, 2016 - Thursday
9:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
Where:  Elbo Room, 647 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What:  Disco Dance
DJ:  Marathon Edits, Johan Churchill and Funisher
Hosted by:  Free Association SF
Over 21.
 Please make a donation. secure.berniesanders.com

February 12, 2016 - Friday

Hillary for District 9 - Campaign Kickoff at Brava Theater!
When:  February 12, 2016 - Friday
Door open at 6:00 p.m.
Speaking program begins at 6:30 p.m.
Where:  Brava, 2781 24th Street, San Francisco
What:  Come celebrate the official campaign kickoff at the historic Brave Theater!
Hear Supervisors Avalos, Peskin, Kim, Campos, Tom Ammiano and Hillary Ronen
Photo Booth by PhotoBeats
Kid friendly
Tasty bites
Information:  hillaryronen.com

February 13, 2016 - Saturday

Hits the Streets of District 1 - Jane Kim
When:  February 13, 2016 - Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Where:  Coffee Break, 4601 Geary Blvd., San Francisco
What: Collect signatures for Jane Kim for State Senate.
Information:   janekim.org

Republican Debate
When:  February 13, 2016 - Saturday
6:00 p.m.  (not confirmed)
Where:  Peace Center, Greenville, South Carolina
Moderators:  John Dickerson, Major Garrett, Kimberley Strassel
Source:  Washington Post

February 14, 2016 - Sunday

Valentine's Day

Chinese Progressive Association
When:  February 14, 2016 - Sunday
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where:  Betty Ann Ong Chinese Recreation Center, 1199 Mason Street, San Francisco
What:  Join Chinese Progressive Association for Lunar New Year Celebration.  Welcome the year of the Monkey.
Afternoon refreshments.
Members: $2., Non-member $5.
RSVP: Andrea andrea@cpasf.org

February 15, 2016 - Monday

Middle Polk Neighborhood Association - David Chiu
When:  February 15, 2016 - Monday
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  St. Paulus Lutheran Church, 1541 Polk Street, San Francisco
What:  Main speaker will be Assembly Member David Chiu who will be speaking and answering questions.
Information:  moe@middlepolk.org middlepolk.org


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Monday, February 1, 2016

San Francisco Political Events - February 1, 2016 to February 8, 2016







February 1, 2016 - Monday

Iowa Caucus

Land Use and Transportation Committee
When:  February 1, 2016 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Malia Cohen, Scott Wiener, Aaron Peskin
Information:   sfbos.org

San Francisco Youth Commission
When:  February 1, 2016 - Monday
5:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Jillian Wu, Lily Marshall-Fricker, Erica Kong, Stephanie Li, Cris Plunkett, Anna He, Jessica Calderon, Noah David, Giovanna Soto, William Juarez, Cecilia Nicole Galeano, Madeleine Matz, Luis Avalos-Nunez, Anna Bernick, Jarrett Mao, Grace Pating, Hatim Mansori
Information: sfbos.org


Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club - "Increasing Women's Representation in Elected Office"
When:  February 1, 2016 - Monday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  518 Valencia Street, The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics, 518 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What:  Panel Discussion on how to increase women's representation in elected office, moderated by Kimberly Ellis, Executive Director of Emerge California and featuring the following San Francisco candidates and elected officials:
London Breed, President, Board of Supervisors
Carmen Chu, Assessor-Recorder
Marjan Philhour, Candidate for D1 Supervisor
Kimberly   Avlarenga, Candidate for D11 Supervisor
Information:  alicebtoklas.org

Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association - Public Safety Committee Meeting
When:  February 1, 2016 - Monday
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Korean American Center, 745 Buchanan, San Francisco
What:  Speaker:  Chief Karen Fletcher, Adult Probation Department
This is one of the most successful public safety agencies we have in the area.  
Northern Nation will also be there to discuss recent police activity in the area.
Information:  bbarnwell6@hormIL.XOM 

February 2, 2016 - Tuesday

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors and Parking Authority Commission
When:  February 2, 2016 - Tuesday
1:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Board of Directors:  Tom Nolan, Cheryl Brinkman, Gwyneth Borden, Malcolm Heinicke, Joel Ramos, Cristina Rubke
Information:  sfmta.com

Board of Supervisors
When:  February 2, 2016 -Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, John Avalos, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Aaron Peskin, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

Potrero Hill Democratic Club - Guns and Sugar
When:  February 2, 2016 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, 953 De Haro Street, San Francisco
What:  Guns and Sugar.  Two topics:
Robyn Thomas, Executive Director of the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence 
Robin Dean - talk about the new, revised and possibly more passage version now gathering signatures in San Francisco.  The Sugary Drinks Distributor Tax Ordinance
Election of Officers
Information:  phdemclub.org

February 3, 2016 - Wednesday

Budget and Finance Committee
When:  February 3, 2016 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  Mark Farrell, Katy Tang, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

Rules Committee - Special Meeting
When:  February 3, 2016 - Wednesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
What:  Filling Supervisorial Vacancies 
Supervisors:  Katy Tang, Eric Mar, Malia Cohen
Information:  sfbos.org

Sunshine  Ordinance Task Force
When:  February 3, 2016 - Wednesday
4:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Task Force:  Mark Rumold, Eric Eldon, Josh Wolf, Rishi Chopra, Allyson Washburn, David Pilpel, Shaun Haines, Chris Hyland, Louise Fischer, Fiona Hinze
Information:  sfbos.org

Police Commission
When:  February 3, 2016 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Suzy Loftus, Julius Turman, Joe Marshall, Petra DeJesus, Victor Hwang, Thomas Mazzucco, Sonia Melara
Information:  sanfranciscopolice.org

FDR Democratic Club  of San Francisco 
When:  February 3, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Police Station, 461 6th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  SFMTA's Permanent Program for Tech Shuttles
Discussion:   The impact of the MTA's decision to make the City's tech bus program permanent.
Sue Vaughan, who will present on the current appeal of the program pending at the Board of Supervisors.
Information:  fdrdemoclub.com

New Avenues Democratic Club - How to become more involved in City government.
When:  February 3, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Ortega Library, 3223 Ortega Street, San Francisco
Supervisor Yee will be presenting on city commissions, how to  join a committee, and the impact they have.
City College Trustee Brigitte Davila, member of the Balboa Reservoir Citizens' Advisory Committee will have an update on the Balboa Reservoir.

February 4, 2016 - Thursday

Yerba Buena Alliance February Neighborhood Meeting
When:  February 4, 2016 - Thursday
8:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Where:  Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Screening Room,  701 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  Joined by Supervisor Jane Kim who will give a District 6 update.
Information:  yerbabuena.org
Source:  Facebook events

Planning Commission
When:  February 4, 2016 - Thursday
Noon
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Rodney Fong, Dennis Richards, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson Kathrin Moore, Cindy Wu
Information:  sf-planning.org

Espanola Jackson - Public Service
When:  February 4, 2016 - Thursday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Grace Tabernacle Community Church, 1121 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco
Source:  sfexaminer.com

New Hampshire Democratic Debate
When:  February 4, 2016 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. P.T/ 9:00 p.m. E.T. (not confirmed)
Where:  University of New Hampshire
What:  New Hampshire Democratic Debate moderated by Chuck Todd and Rachel Meadow.
Source:  msnbc.com

February 7, 2016 - Sunday

Raoul Wallenberg Jewish Democratic Club 
When:  February 7, 2016 - Sunday
10:00 a.m. to Noon
Where:  Jewish Community Center, 3200 California Street, San Francisco
What:  City Treasurer Jose Cisneros will provide an update from his office.
Endorsement  meeting for State Senate District 11 race.
Information:  wallenbergdems.com

February 8, 2016 - Monday

Duboce Triangle Neighborhood Association - General Meeting
When:  February 8, 2016 - Monday 
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  CPMC Davies Hospital in the Gazebo Room, Plaza Level, above the Emergency Department, San Francisco
What:  Representatives from Sharper Future, a private-sector company focused on rehabilitation of convicted sex offenders, will be presenting their plans to relocate to 100 Church Street (formerly Out of the Closet thrift store).  There will be a Q&A following their presentation.
Information:  dtna.org


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Monday, January 25, 2016

San Francisco Political Events- January 25th through February 1, 2016










January 25, 2016 - Monday

Land Use and Transportation Committee
When: January 25, 2016 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Malia Cohen, Scott Wiener, Aaron Peskin
Information:  sfbos.org

Ethics Commission
When:  January 25, 2016 - Monday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Brett Andrews, Beverly Hayon, Benedict Hur, Peter Keane, Paul Renne
Information:  sfethics.org

17th Annual Alliance for a Better District 6 Gathering
When:  January 25, 2016 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  201 Turk Family Apartment Community Room, 201 Turk Street, San Francisco
What:  Celebrate and participate in 17th Annual Alliance for a Better District 6 Gathering.
Keynote Speaker:  Public Defender Jeff Adachi
Master of Ceremonies:  Grand Duke Prince Royal Aja Monet
Election of Officers.
Special Distinction Awards
Green Cross Medical Cannabis Collective
Heart of the City Farmers' Market
Market Street Association
Next Door/Tenderloin
Project Open Hand San Francisco
San Francisco City Impact
Tenderloin Community Benefits District
Tenderloin Futures Collaborative
Vietnamese Youth Development Center
Co-Sponsors:  Central Towers Market, Golden Kim Tar Restaurant, North of Market Business Association, Tenant Associations Coalition of San Francisco
Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation, Tip Top Market
Organizing Committee Members:  Jerel Banks, Susan Bryan, Denise Dorey, Otto Dufty, Dennis Isner, Marvis Phillips, David Lal, John Nulty, Michael Nulty
Source:  Facebook events

StreetsblogSF - First Happy  Hour  of 2016
When:  January 25, 2016 - Monday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Virgil's Sea Room, 3152 Mission Street, San Francisco
What Join Roger Rudick and Damien Newton - meet the new editor and support staff for Streetsblog SF.  Virgil's Sea  Room will be donating 10 percent of all bar proceeds to Streetsblog SF.  
Information:  sf.streetsblog.org

CNN:  Democratic President Candidates - Town  Hall  Meeting
When:  January 25, 2016 - Monday
7:00 p.m. Pacific Time (not confirmed ) - 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. E.T. 
What:  Town hall meeting Iowa with Hillary Clinton, Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders.  Moderated by Chris Cuomo.
Information:  cnn.com

January 26, 2016 - Tuesday

San Francisco Transportation Agency Board of Directors and Parking Authority Commission
When:  January 26, 2016 - Tuesday
9:00 a.m.
Where:  One South Van Ness Avenue, 2nd Floor, Atrium Conference Room, San Francisco
What:  Special Meeting - Agenda:  sfmta.com
Board of Directors:  Tom Nolan, Cheryl Brinkman, Gwyneth Borden, Malcolm Heinicke, Joel Ramos, Cristina Rubke
Information:  sfmta.com

San Francisco Board of Supervisors
When:  January 26, 2016 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, John Avalos, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Aaron Peskin, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

January 27, 2016 - Wednesday

Budget and Finance Committee
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:    Mark Farrell, Katy Tang, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

Dolores Park Grand Opening!!!!
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Dolores Park, 19th and Dolores Street, San Francisco
Information:  lovedolores.com
Source:  Facebook events

Commission of the Status of Women
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Andrea Shorter, Debbie Mesloh, Nancy Kirshner-Rodriguez, Olga Ryerson, Julie Soo, Breanna Zwart
Information:  doswsfgov.org

NEN Awards
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, North Light Court, San Francisco
What:  NEN Awards.    Annual celebration in honor of the individuals and organizations that take an active role in improving our neighborhoods.
Awards:
Best Community Green Project:  The Euclid Garden Expansion Project
Best Neighborhood Watch Group - 500-700 block of San Bruno Avenue Neighborhood Watch Group
NERT Leadership Award - Sylvia Borgonovo
Most Empowering City Employee of the Year Award - Captain Joseph McFadden
Neighborhood Youth Leadership Award - Joshua Cardenas
Best Graffiti Watch Volunteer Award - Kappa Sigma Fraternity Pi-Upsilon Chapter
Comeback Neighborhood of the Year - The Cayuga
Best Merchant Association/CBD - Outer Mission Merchants and Residents Association
Best Community Challenge Grant Project - Hidden Garden Steps
Outstanding Park Volunteer Group - Friends of Joe DiMaggio Playground
Invest in Neighborhoods Project Grant - 3rd on 3rd St Project
Best Community Building Events - ART NIGHT SF
NEN Lifetime Achievement Award - Joelle Kenealey
NEN Hall of Fame - Rosario Anaya
Free
Information:  empowersf.org/nenawards

Latina/o Young Democrats of San Francisco -  Endorsement State Senate
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Modern Times Bookstore, 2919 24th Street, San Francisco
What:  LYDSF officer elections.
Early endorsement for State Senate seat in District 11.  Come hear from Supervisor Jane Kim and Supervisor Scott Wiener.
Information:  Facebook page

Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club - Hump Day Happy Hour
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:  The Gangway, 841 Larkin Street, San Francisco
What:  Teaming up with the Horizons Young Professionals for Equality (HYPE).
RSVP: januaryhappyhour2016.eventbrite.com

San Francisco Democratic Party - January meeting
When:  January 27, 2016 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  455 Golden Gate Avenue, Milton Marks Auditorium, San Francisco
DCCC Members:
Mary Jung, Kat Anderson, Joshua Arce, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Petra DeJesus, Matt Dorsey, Bevan Dufty, Zoe Dunning, Joel Engardio, Bill Fazio, Tom Hsieh, Hene Kelly, Meagan Levitan, Rafael Mandelman, Eric Mar, Trevor McNeil, Carole Migden, Marjan Philhour, Leah Pimentel, Rebecca Prozan, Alix Rosenthal, Francis Tsang, Scott Wiener
Ex-Officio Members:  Dianne Feinstein, Nancy Pelosi, Jackie Speier, Kamala Harris, Fiona Ma, Mark Leno, Phil Ting, David Chiu
Information:  sfdemocrats.org

January 28, 2016 - Thursday

Rules Committee
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday
11:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:   Katy Tang, Eric Mar, Malia Cohen
Information:   sfbos.org

Planning Commission
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday
Noon
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Rodney Fong, Dennis Richards, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Kathrin Moore, Cindy Wu
Information:  sf-planning.org       

Stop the Destruction of Our Neighborhood Rally
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday
Noon  - Press Conference - Front steps of City Hall
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Planning Commission hearing (Room 400, San Francisco)
What:  Stop "Affordable Housing Density Bonus Program".  Hosted by Housing Rights Committee of San Francisco.  
Information:  Facebook events

 Arguello Blvd. Safety Project:  Community Walkthrough
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday
4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where:  Meet on the Northeast corner of Fulton Street and Arguello Blvd, San Francisco.  Short walk (l/3 mile from Fulton to Anza). 
What: SFMTA has been working with Supervisor Eric Mar  to address community input on safety for people walking and biking on Arguello.  Learn more about a project to help make Arguello Blvd. safer and more welcoming to walking and biking.
Information: Eric Mar's office:  Raquel Redondiez raquel.redondiez@sfgov.org
Source:  Planning Association for the Richmond sfpar.org

San Francisco Community College - Board of Trustees Meeting
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday
4:00 p.m.
Where:  Multi use building, Room 140, Ocean Campus, 50 Phelan Avenue, San Francisco
Trustees:  Rafael Mandelman, Thea Selby, Amy Bacharach, Brigitte Davila, Alex Randolph, John Rizzo, Steve Ngo
Information: ccsf.edu

Aaron Peskin - Community Appreciation Banquet and Swearing In
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday 
  6:00 p.m.
Where:  New Asia Restaurant, 772 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco.
What: Community banquet to celebrate that spirit and the collective victory.
This is not a fundraiser, but they are asking for folks to pay the restaurant for dinner.  RSVP  to   Peskin.Staff@gmail.com and indicate whether you are able to pay to $30. head ticket price.  Bring a check to the banquet made out to New Asia Restaurant.
Information:  Peskin.Staff@gmail.com 

Richmond District Democratic Club - Start the Year with RDDC!
When:  January 28, 2016 - Thursday 
 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Stines, 731 Clement Street, San Francisco
What:  Come ring in 2016 with the Richmond District Democratic Club.  2016 promises to be a critical year in San Francisco, and they area ready to fight for an affordable, liveable city.  
Information:  rdddcsf.org

SF Moderates - Meet the Moderate Candidates
When:  January 28, 3026 - Thursday
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  South Spirit House, 575 Howard Street, San Francisco
What:  Join SF Moderates for Happy Hour with 2016 candidates:
Kat Anderson (DCCC)
Joel Engardio (DCCC and D7 Supervisor)
Ian Kalin (School Board)
Marjan Philhour (DCCC  and D1 Supervisor)
Scott Wiener (State Senate)
Information:  sfmoderates.org
Source:  Facebook events

January 29, 2016 - Friday

San Francisco Tenants Union - 3rd Annual  Hops for Housing
When:  January 29, 2016 - Friday
6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where:   DanzHaus aka the Gingerbread House, 1275 Connecticut Street, San Francisco
What:  Support San Francisco Tenants Union with some fantastic craft beers and good times and meet the new director of the SFTU. Organized by the Sirwisa Brewing Collective, is an Am--Pro collaboration with some of the best Bay Area home brewers pairing up with Local Brew Masters.  Music will be provided by local artists and souvenir glass to commemorate the event will be provided.
Tickets:  facebook.com/events/7715602952349/
Food will be available for purchase from Bacon Bacon!  



I Love History:  GLBT History Museum Fifth Anniversary.
When:  January 29, 2016 - Friday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  The GLBT History Museum, 4127 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  GLBT History Museum Five Year Anniversary  with an after hours fundraising party featuring drinks, bites, live DJs, special guest hostess Juanita More.  
Five special guests will lead a very short tour, with each picking a favorite object in the museum and telling a five-minutes story about why it caught their every.  
Admission General $10., Members $5. 
Information:  glbthistory.org
Source:  Facebook events

January 30, 2016 - Saturday

Plaza 16 Coalition/La Plaza 16 Coalition  - Community Vision for 1979 Mission Street
When:  January 30, 2016 - Saturday
10:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where:  Centro del Pueblo, 474 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What:  Community-based planning for what we want and need at 16th Street and Mission.  
Lunch and childcare will be provided.
Information: plaza16.org
Source:  Facebook event


January 31, 2016 - Sunday

Jane Kim - State Senate -  Hit the Streets with Team Jane!
When:  January 31, 2016 - Sunday
Noon to 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Folsom Street Foundry, 1425 Folsom Street, San Francisco
What:  Jane Kim's mobilization  to grow out grassroots network and collect signatures to put Jane on the ballot in June.
Information:    janekim.org
Source:  Facebook

 CDP Pre-Endorsement Meeting
When:  January 31, 2016 - Sunday
             Doors Open at 1:00 p.m.
             Meeting begins at 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Transport Workers Local 505, 1521 Rollins Road, Burlingame, Ca.
What:  
Convener:  Hene Kelly - henekelly@aol.com
Vote by Mail Address:  7040 Geary Blvd. San Francisco, Ca. 94121 c/o Hene Kelly.  All ballots sent by standard mail need to be the convener's address the day before the pre-endorsement conference.  If by email, they must be received by 9 a.m. the morning of the pre-endorsement conference.  Please do not send faxes.
There will be a short regional meeting held after the Pre-Endorsement conference has concluded.
Information:  cadem.org

February 1, 2016 - Monday

Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club - "Increasing Women's Representation in Elected Office"
When:  February 1, 2016 - Monday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  518 Valencia Street, The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics, 518 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What:  Panel Discussion on how to increase women's representation in elected office, moderated by Kimberly Ellis, Executive Director of Emerge California and featuring the following San Francisco candidates and elected officials:
London Breed, President, Board of Supervisors
Carmen Chu, Assessor-Recorder
Marjan Philhour, Candidate for D1 Supervisor
Kimberly   Avlarenga, Candidate for D11 Supervisor
Information:  alicebtoklas.org

Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association - Public Safety Committee Meeting
When:  February 1, 2016 - Monday
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Korean American Center, 745 Buchanan, San Francisco
What:  Speaker:  Chief Karen Fletcher, Adult Probation Department
This is one of the most successful public safety agencies we have in the area.  
Northern Nation will also be there to discuss recent police activity in the area.
Information:  bbarnwell6@hormIL.XOM 




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