Wednesday, October 24, 2007

San Francisco Calendar - October/November

October Items (additional)

October 25, 2007 - Thursday

San Francisco Peoples Organization - SEIU Stand for Security. March for Family Health Care. 4:30 p.m. Freedom Plaza: 1 Front Street @ Market (one block east of 1st Street). Support health care for security guards. Information: John Avalos at 415-359-8367

October 27, 2007 - Saturday

National Day of Action to End the Iraq War - 11 a.m. Rally at San Francisco Civic Center . March to Dolores Park. Support Senate Joint Resolution 1 to urge Congress to prohibit the President from spending taxpayer dollars on the escalation of the Iraq war. To support National Day of Action go to Information: Call Senator Carole Migden's district office 415-557-1300 . Carole Migden's Office: 455 Golden Gate Avenue, Suite 14800, San Francisco, Ca. 94102. (this flyer sent out by State Senator Carole Migden. )

October 29th, 2007 - Monday

SPUR - "Muni Monday: Operators' Perspective". 12:30 p.m. 312 Sutter Street #500. Non-Members $5. Information: 415-781-8726

Mike Farrell - "Just Call Me Mike - A Journey from Actor to Activist" - Stacey's, 12:30 p.m.
581 Market Street, S.F. 94105 Information: 415-421-4687

Supervisor Aaron Peskin - Commonwealth Club - 5:30 p.m. 595 Market Street, 2nd Floor,
S.F. $18. Information: 415-597-6726

October 30, 2007 - Tuesday

Susan Faludi - "The Terror Dream: Fear & Fantasy in Post 9/11 America." 7 p.m. The First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1187 Franklin Street, S.F. $12. Information:

Democratic Debate - MSNBC . 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. (I do not know what time it will air here?).
Brian Williams will moderate.

October 31, 2007 - Wednesday

SPUR - Architect Jeff Heller will explain story about the Planning commission and how approvals really work and what this has to do with the cost of housing in San Francisco.
12:30 p.m. 312 Sutter Street, S.F. $5. Information: 415-781-8726

November 1, 2007 - Thursday

Assembly Majority Whip - Fiona Ma - Re-Election Celebration at Trader Vic's, 555 Golden Gate Avenue, S.F. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. $100. at door R.S.V.P. Annie Eagan 415-269-5105 or Checks payable to: Re-Elect Fiona Ma, c/o Annie Eagan, 1364 San Mateo Avenue, South San Francisco, Ca. 94080

November 2, 2007 - Friday

San Francisco Democratic Party - Annual Fall Gala at Intercontinental Mark Hopkins Hotel, 999 California Street. San Francisco, Ca. Information: 415-626-1161 $150. up.

November 3, 2007 - Saturday

Senator Leland Yee and the SF Democratic Party needs help for GOTV events, 10:30 a.m. 155 Sansome Street, Suite #520. S.F. Confirm information: 415-626-1166 or

November 3, 2007 - Saturday

Longest Walk 2 Benefit Concert - 7 p.m.The Fillmore with Dennis Bank & Floyd Red Crow Westerman featuring Kris Kristofferson, Taj Mahal, Peter Coyote . Proceeds benefit The Nowa Cuming Institute. Doors open at 6 p.m. $100 day of show. Information:

November 4, 2007 - Sunday

San Francisco Jewish Bookfest - 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Keynote: Michael Chabon. Will speak about the visceral power of memory and his own long journey as a writer and Jew in search of identity. Michael Chabon will sign books from noon to 12: 30 in the Pottruck Family Atrium. 3200 California Street, S.F. Pre-registration is required. Contact JCCSF P. O. Box at 415-292-1233 or email

Regional Meeting of Region 4/Northern CA Statewide Platform Hearing. The California Democratic Party invites all Democrats to help shape their Blueprint for 2008. Join their effort to promote a progressive platform. Regional meeting starts begins at 2 p.m. - Platform hearing begins at 3 p.m. Location: 455 Golden Gate at Larkin and Polk Streets, S.F. Information: August Longo, Region 4 Director 415-777-1314


Eric Mar - filed papers to run for Supervisor in District One in 2008. Currently on the San Francisco School Board.

Peter Lauterborn filed papers to run for San Francisco school board.

Chris Jackson filed papers to run for San Francisco Community College Board

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