Thursday, October 9, 2014

October events - getting through to October 13th


* Five Additional events through Monday, October 13th - New blog on Monday

                         Important - Items Change - please check before attending event.

October 6, 2014 - Monday

Press Conference and Court Hearing on Lawsuit  Against Ellis Relocation Benefits
When:  October 6, 2014 - Monday
9:00 a.m.
Where:  Federal Courthouse, 460 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Legislation by Supervisor David Campos  would significantly increase relocation benefits for Ellis eviction victims has been challenged in federal court.  Show the judges that the people are watching.  
Source:   San Francisco Tenants Union

 Rally for Prop G:  Don't Believe the Realtors Lies!
When: October 6, 2014 - Monday
11:00 a.m. to Noon
Where:  City Hall, San Francisco
What:  "Enough is Enough".  Rally hosted by Speculation Free SF.   Rally to highlight support for Yes Prop  G - stand up against unfair evictions.
Source:  Facebook event

Land Use and Economic Development Committee
When:  October 6, 2014 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Scott Wiener, Jane Kim, Malia Cohen

Youth Commission
When:  October 6, 2014 - Monday
5:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Jillian Wu, Lily Marshall-Fricker, Rosa Chen, Emily Guo, Luis Avalos Nunez, Precious Listana, Joyce Wu, Noah David, Alex Berliner, Joshua Cardenas, Michel Li, Anna Bernick, Sophie Edelhart, David Zheng

League of Women Voters - Board of Supervisors District 10 Election Candidate Forum
When:  October 6, 2014 - Monday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Alex Pitcher Jr. Community Room, Southeast Community Facility, 1800 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco
What:  League of Women Voters - District 10 Forum.  Hosted in partnership with Bayview Multipurpose Senior Center. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Free and open to the public.

 October 6th Vigil to mark "Castro Sweep" 25th  Anniversary
When:  October 6, 2014 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Castro and 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  October 6th Vigil to mark "Castro Sweep" 25th Anniversary.  Remind everyone of contemporary concerns such as the fatal shooting of Alex Nieto, the gentrification of District 8 and eviction epidemic, lack of affordable housing for low income people and artists, the dwindling diversity of the Castro, harassment of homeless and poor people and the negative impacts of Google buses on our streets.
Source:  Facebook events

Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association Public Safety Meeting - Mark Leno
When:  October 6, 2014 - Monday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Korean American Center,  745 Buchanan, San Francisco
What:  Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association  Public Safety Meeting with State Senator Mark Leno.  What roles does the State of California play in public safety in Hayes Valley and Western Addition.  What are some of the state agencies involved in public safety?  What are some of the legislative bills that Senator Leno has sponsored regarding public safety. 

October 7, 2014 -  Tuesday

 Hold ACCJC accountable; defend City College in court.
When:  October 7, 2014 - Tuesday
9:00 a.m. 
Where:  400 McAllister Family Court, 400 McAllister Street, San Francisco
What:  Hold ACCJC accountable; defend City College in court.  Our CCSF deserves justice.  The ACCJC has filed new motions to dismiss the City Attorney's case.  We need to show Judge Curtis Karnow that CCSF has  lots of community support and that the people of San Francisco wants this case to move forward against the ACCJC.

SFMTA Board of Directors and Parking Authority Commission
When:  October 7, 2014 - Tuesday
1:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Tom Nolan, Cheryl Brinkman, Gwyneth Borden, Malcolm Heinicke, Jerry Lee, Joel Ramos, Cristina Rubke

Board of Supervisors
When:  October 7, 2014 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  David Chiu, John Avalos, London Breed, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee

Entertainment Commission 11th Anniversary Party
When:  October 7, 2014 - Tuesday
5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Hawthorn, 27 Maiden Lane, San Francisco
What:  The Entertainment Commission is 11!  Come have some fun  with the Entertainment Commission, staff.  Cash bar and small bites!

 Brigitte Davila - Wine and Cheese Fundraiser
When:  October 7, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Brava Theater Lobby, 2781 24th Street, San Francisco
What:  Wine and Cheese Fundraiser for Brigitte Davila - candidate for City College.
Co-Hosts Edgar Quiroz, Claudia Avila, Nora and Francisco Zepeda Garcia and Lydia Beltran
Come and have a sip from Cerruti Cellers.
Source:  Facebook event

Potrero Hill Democratic Club - Endorsed candidates and campaigns
When:  October 7, 2014 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, 953 DeHaro, San Francisco
What:  Potrero Hill Democratic Club meeting devoted to actively promoting PHDC-endorsed candidates and campaigns.  Save City College. AFT 2121 President Tim Killikelly will be there with the latest news in the effort to Save CCSF.  He will submit the CCSF Bill of Rights for Club endorsement and ask audience members to take a survey. 

October 8, 2014

Budget and Finance Committee
When: October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Eric Mar, John Avalos

Hearing on Regulating Tenant Buyouts (see above)
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
What: Legislation being introduced by Supervisor David Campos to stop the speculators from using buyouts to get around prohibitions on condo conversions and other tenant protections:
Require buyouts to be filed and registered with the SF Rent Board
Impose the same condo conversion prohibitions to buyouts which are attached to no fault eviction.
Require landlords to notify tents of their rights prior to negotiating a buyout.
Give tenants the right to rescind a buyout for 45 days after signing the agreement.
Come and attend the hearing and tell the Supervisors that we need to stop the eviction epidemic.
Source:  San Francisco Tenants Union

Irish-Israeli-Italian Society
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
11:30 a.m. Cocktails
12:15 p.m. Luncheon
1:30 p.m.   Conclusion
Where:  San Francisco Athletic Club, 1630 Stockton Street, San Francisco
What:  Irish Israel Italian Society will celebrate Columbus Day.  
Kathleen Ryan  
Kevin Starr - California Historian and former City of San Francisco and State of California Librarian
Joe Garritty - Police Person of the year.
Tickets: $60. $75. at the door.
Checks payable to the Irish-Israeli-Italian Society of San Francisco - P. O. Box 2885, San Francisco, Ca. 94126.
Information: Michele Hays

UC San Francisco UC San Francisco 150th Anniversary
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Gene Friend Way Plaza, at UCSF Mission Bay, San Francisco
What:  Block Party 8.  Milestone event.  Celebrate with  food, fun   at our Mission Bay campus and 150 years of UCSF's history.  Farmer's Market, Chalk Art Contest, Photo booth, Prize Wheel and giveaways, music and  entertainment.  46+ vendors.  

Police Commission
When:  October 8, 2014 - 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

San Francisco Parks Alliance, Friends of the Urban Forest - Supervisor/Assembly Candidate's Forum
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Hall of Flowers, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
WhatSan Francisco Parks Alliance, Friends of the Urban Forest Candidate's Forum for Supervisor candidates in 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 who raised $5,000 by the June 30th reporting deadline have been invited and two candidates for Assembly District in the 17th.  Members of the public are invited to attend to hear candidates' views on parking funding and other issues.  

22nd TNDC Celebrity Pool Toss
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:  Phoenix Hotel/Chambers Eat + Drink Pool,  601 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  Annual Celebrity Pool Toss - Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation.

Van Ness and Geary Campus Tunnel Construction - Community Meeting
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  1200 Van Ness Avenue (at Post Street), San Francisco
What:  Community meeting for the Van Ness and Geary Campus Tunnel Construction.
Construction of the Van Ness and Geary Sutter Sutter Health CPMC Campus is progressing on schedule.  The next phase is constructing a pedestrian tunnel beneath Van Ness Avenue connecting the 274-bed hospital with the proposed medical building.  Come learn about the tunnel construction and temporary lane closures of Van Ness Avenue.
RSVP: 415-762-7400 or

Ocean Avenue Corridor Design Project
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: CCSF, 50 Phelan Avenue, MUB Building, Room 140, San Francisco
What:  Ocean Avenue Corridor Design Project - see the latest conceptual design and provide feed back.
Source:  email from Ocean Avenue Association  

 Young Professionals Celebrate a Major Milestone in the Fight to Reform Our Criminal Justice System, Yes on Proposition 47
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
6:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Redford, 673 Geary Street, San Francisco
What:  Benefitting the reelection of District Attorney George Gascon - author and chief proponent of Proposition 47.
Co-Hosts:  Matt Haney, Leah Taylor Pimentel, Diane Le, Justin Roja, Duncan Ley, Ben Bleiman, Nick Gilbert, Amy Lenz, Alex Hrag Bastian, Robyn Burke Figenshow, Marisa Isabel Rodriguez, Marc Massarweh, Elizabeth Matzner, Joshua Reynolds, Melissa Blaustein, Brian Purchia, Joe Arellano, Gian-Paol Veronese, Michael Hewitt, Ariel Kelley, Kate Maeder, Leah Rowell, Phillip Zackler, Maxwell Szabo
Source:  Facebook events

San Francisco Young Democrats
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  The Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, Suite 7, San Francisco
What:  General Meeting - Agenda:
Peter Acworth, CEO of Kink. com will present on "The politics of the port industry"
Assembly Member Phil Ting will give his annual legislative year in review"
Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu will speak and do Q&A
Supervisor David Campos will talk about his race for the Assembly District 17.

San Francisco Beautiful's 43rd Annual Beautification Awards
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Make-Out Room, 3225 22nd Street, San Francisco
What: San Francisco Beautiful's 43rd Annual Beautification Awards.  Join San Francisco Beautiful as they honor  everyday  heroes for their civic contributions.  Enjoy food, drinks, live music.  

Upper Noe Neighbors - 
When:  October 8, 2014 - Wednesday
7:30 p.m.
Where:  Upper Noe Recreation Center, Day and Sanchez, San Francisco
What:  Upper Noe Neighbors meeting.  Discuss several local propositions on the November ballot:
Prop E (sugary beverage tax).  Supervisor Scott Wiener will speak.
Prop G - (stop speculation) 
Prop H and I  Natural grass on Golden Gate Park fields and no sports lighting in the west end of park.
Source: email

October 9, 2014 -  Thursday

Government Audit and Oversight Committee
When: October 9, 2014 - Thursday
11:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, Katy Tang, David Chiu

The Greater Geary Boulevard Merchants Association Annual Awards Luncheon
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where:  The Concordia-Argonaut Club, 1142 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
What:  The Greater Geary Boulevard Merchants Association Annual Awards Luncheon.  
Keynote Speaker:  Willie L. Brown, Jr.
Master of Ceremonies:  Fiona Ma - Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore, emeritus
Mayor Ed Lee
Bob Linscheid - President & CEO San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
Jon Ballesteros - Sr. Vice President of Public Policy San Francisco Travel
Juaquin Torres- Deputy Director Office of Economic and Workforce Development
Merchants Awards:  Travis and Rose Dawson - Grocery Outlet
Bonnie Huynh - Vice President - East West Bank
Community Service Awards - Joanna M. Hayes-White - Chief of Fire Department
Gregory Suhr - Chief of Police 
Musical Interlude - The Cole Porter Society - Noah Griffin
$65.  - Limited Seating, No Door Tickets (by October 6th)
Information:  David Heller 415-517-2573

Planning Commission
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Cindy Wu, Rodney Fong, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Kathrin Moore, Dennis Richards

 National Lawyers Guild - Carol Ruth Silver - book signing "Freedom Rider Diary"
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  50 California Street, Suite 3400, San Francisco
What:  National Lawyers Guild presents Carol Ruth Silver.   Wine and Cheese & Booksigning co-sponsored by John O'Grady.  "Freedom Rider Diary - Smuggled Notes from Parchman Prison". by Carol Ruth Silver.  
RSVP:  Paul C. Fiscal 415-724-7888

Human Rights Commission
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Susan Belinda Christian, Mark Kelleher, Sheryl Evans Davis, Michael Pappas, Richard Pio Roda, Michael Sweet

2014 Latino Heritage Month Celebration
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services, City Hall, Room 160, San Francisco
What:  Join Mayor Ed Lee and the San Francisco Board of Supervisors for the 2014 Latino Heritage Month Celebration.  Awards ceremony  includes  presenting the Dolores Huerta Lifetime Achievement Award and a special San Francisco Latino Heritage Award.  Reception will follow at the South Light Court.
Hosted in partnership with Bank of the West, PG&E, Comcast, AT&T and Wells Fargo.
Source:  Facebook events

Amy Bacharach for Community College Fundraiser
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Home of Suzy Loftus.  Address provided upon RSVP
What:  Fundraiser and Meet and Greet for Amy Bacharach - candidate for Community College. 
Suggested Donation: $25. to $100.
RSVP by October 7 -

San Francisco Transit Riders Union/ Bay Guardian - Bridging the Gaps in Transit and Housing Funding
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  San Francisco LGBT Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Join Bay Guardian and SF Transit Riders community forum. Bridging the Gaps in Transit and Housing Funding -   San Francisco needs more affordable housing, a robust public transit system, and fully funded social services if it is to remain an efficient, diverse, compassionate city.  Unfortunately, some political  leaders  have pitted transportation and housing activists against one another in  recent  years, particularly so in the upcoming election on Prop. A, B, K and L.  
Forum will provide some background for you on how public transportation service and facilities are paid for, and then they will examine how the conflict happened, the political tactics that are being employed, and what can be done to bridge the gap along with a panel of activists and  experts.

November 2014 Election:  The Equity Debate
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Fromm Hall, (behind St. Ignatius church) 2497 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Equality for All  for Public Service and the Common Good.  November 2014 Election - The Equity Debate.
Candidates from three races will discuss their campaign's platform surrounding issues of inequality in San Francisco:
California State Assembly District 17
Board of Supervisors: District 10
San Francisco Board of Education
Facilitated by Moderator, James  Lance Taylor.  
The Equity Debate is presented by USF's Leo T. McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common Good and a Host committee made up of individuals working toward a more just and equitable San Francisco:
Co-Chairs:  Sharen Hewitt and  Laurel  Moeslein
Christina Olague, Corey Cook, District 6 Youth Commissioner Precious,  Eddy Zheng, Edwin Lindo, Joe Calderon, Leah Pimentel, Lynette Ward, Matt Haney, Michael Redmond, Mike Brown, Sara Shortt, Theo Miller, Theon Johnson III, Tim Redmond, Vincent Pang

 Fundraiser Reception to elect Supervisor David Chiu for Assembly
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Where:  Far East Cafe, 631 Grant Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Fundraiser reception to elect Supervisor David Chiu for Assembly.
Hosts:  Mel Lee, Hanna Leung, Milton Hum, Charlie Chan
Suggested contribution: $100., $200, $250.

HANC - General Meeting - In-depth discussion of Clean Power SF
When:  October 9, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Park Branch Library, 1833 Page Street, San Francisco

October 11, 2014 - Saturday

*Yes on G -  District 5 Mobilization from Alamo Square Park
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Alamo Square Park, Grove Street Steps @ Scott Street, San Francisco

Affordability Starts Now
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where: San Francisco Main Library North Steps , 100 Larkin, San Francisco - 
What:  short rally and then contact voters.  Knock on doors and make phone calls to elect David Campos and pass Prop. J and G

LGBT Community for Campos
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  Harvey Milk Plaza, Castro Street and Market, San Francisco

Carol Kingsley - Neighborhood Mobilization
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Toy Boat Dessert Cafe, 401 Clement Street, San Francisco
What:  Come walk the neighborhood.  Join Carol's campaign for a Richmond Neighborhood Mobilization.  Refreshments will be served.

*Supervisor Candidate Juan-Antonio Carballo - Meet and Greet
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where:  Presidio Heights Playground, Clay between Laurel and Walnut, West Tables, San Francisco
What:  Please come for an informal and personal meet and greet form with Juan-Antonio Carballo and his family - candidate for Supervisor in District 2.  Snacks and soft drinks will be provided.

 Ocean Beach Music and Art Festival
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Noriega Street near 46th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Outer Noriega Merchants Association - Ocean Beach Music and Arti Festival.  Six stages, ten food vendors, two beer gardens, live music, art installations and kid zone and pumping patch.

Diamond Heights Community Association Fall Meeting
When: October 11, 2014 - Saturday
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  SF Police Academy, 350 Amber Drive, San Francisco
What:  Supervisors David Chiu and David Campos will discuss issues for their District 17 State Assembly race.  
Speakers will present the pro and con sides of two initiatives on the Nov. 4 ballot:  Transportation and Road Improvement Bond and the Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages to Fund Food and Health  programs.  Supervisor Wiener will present the pro side for the soda tax initiative.
Information:  Betsy Eddy -
Source:  Scott Wiener's newsletter.

Cleve Jones 60th Birthday Party - San Francisco AIDS Foundation
When:  October 11, 2014 - Saturday
9:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
Where:  The Cafe, 2368 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Cleve Jones 60th Birthday Party to benefit the San Francisco  AIDS Foundation.
Hosted by Juanita More.

October 12, 2014 - Sunday

*Juan-Antonio Carballo - Family Bike Ride
When:  October 12, 2014 - Sunday
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Where:  Presidio Boulevard, entrance to the Presidio (Presidio and West Pacific), San Francisco
What:  Family Bike Ride with District 2 Supervisor Candidate Juan-Antonio Carballo.
Casual ride through District 2 with the candidate and his family with frequent stops to discuss local points of interest and concerns.  All ability levels welcome, no one will be left behind

 Fundraiser for Michael Eggman - Candidate for U.S. Congress
When:  October 12, 2014 - Sunday
11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where:  44 Woodland Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Christine Pelosi, Jane Morrison and Alec Bash invite you to a Sunday Brunch for Michael Eggman, Candidate for U.S. Congress - District 10 (Tracy, Manteca, Modesto, Turlock).  
Host Committee Dennis Antenore, Patrick Baron, Linda Burke, Mark Cesare, Robin Cooper, Bob Dockendorf, Mary Jung, Toby Levine, Dave Massen, Paul Melbostad, Melanie Nutter, Thea Selby
Information: Alex Bash

*Eviction Free San Francisco Fundraiser
When:  October 12, 2014 - Sunday
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  The Willows, 1582 Folsom Street, San Francisco
What:  Eviction Free San Francisco Fundraiser.  
$5. at the door and you et 2 bucks off your better.  Come out and help Eviction Free San Francisco.

Mark Murphy for San Francisco Board of Education Meet and Greet and Fundraiser
When:  October 12, 2014 - Sunday
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where:  Home of Zoe Dunning and Pam Grey.  Address provided upon RSVP
What: Reception for  Mark Murphy for San Francisco Board of Education. 
Meet candidate Mark Murphy for school board.  Hear about his vision for San Francisco's public schools.  

October 13, 2014 - Monday

*Daniel Flores - Meet and  Greet  Fundraiser - Quentin Kopp
When:  October 13, 2014 - Monday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Mozzarella Di Bufala Pizzeria, 69 West Portal Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Meet and Greet fundraiser for Daniel Flores with Honorable Quentin Kopp for pizza and drinks and learn more about the judicial race and Daniel's candidacy.

Duboce Triangle Neighborhood Association Meeting
When:  October 13, 2014 - Monday
7:30 p.m.
Where:  45 Castro Street - CPMC Davies Campus, Gazebo Room, San Francisco
What:  Supervisor Scott Wiener will join Captain Greg McEachern from Northern Station.  Captain Raj Vaswanifrom Park Station and Ken Craig from Castro Community on Patrol to discuss public safety and crime in the Duboce Triangle.  

October 14, 2014 - Tuesday

CMAC's 2014 Board of Supervisors Nightlife and Entertainment Forum
When:  October 14, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. doors open
7:00 p.m. Forum
Where:  The Independent, 628 Divisadero Street, San Francisco
What:  CMAC's 2014 Board of Supervisors Nightlife and Entertainment Forum.  California Music and Culture Association, The SF Weekly and the Bay Bridged present:
SF Board of Supervisor Members  Scott Wiener, Malia Cohen, Jane Kim and Candidates Tony Kelly and Juan-Antonio Carballo discuss their visions for the future of nightlife and culture in San Francisco.
Moderated by Tom Temprano of Hard French and featuring DJ Timoteo
Free, open to the Public, 21+
Source:  Facebook events

October 15, 2014 - Wednesday

Planning Association for the Richmond
When:  October 15, 2014 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Recreation Center, 251 18th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Discussion of candidates, propositions and ballot measures up for vote.

Noe Valley Democratic Club - What's Going on in the Middle East?
When:  October 15, 2014 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  St. Philips Church, 725 Diamond Street, San Francisco
What:  Join Noe Valley Democratic Club for refreshments and a fascinating discussion with Dr. Lucia Volk, professor in the Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Department at SFSU.
Free and open to the public.

October 16, 2014 - Thursday

Walter Haas Park Community Meeting
When:  October 16, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Upper Noe Recreation Center, Day and Sanchez Street, San Francisco
What:  Join Supervisor Scott Wiener and the Recreation and Parks Department for a community meeting to discuss proposed improvements to Walter Haas Park, including the Dog Play Area.  They are looking for input from park users and neighbors on what ideas you think would benefit the park.
Source:  Supervisor Scott Wiener newsletter

October 19, 2014 - Sunday

Sunday Streets on Valencia Street
When:  October 19, 2014 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Valencia Street from 26th Street to McCoppin Hub Plaza, San Francisco

October 20, 2014 - Monday

Flipping off Speculation:  A comedy benefit for Yes on Prop G
When:  October 20, 2014 - Monday
6:00 p.m. Doors open  to 9:30 p.m. 
Where:  Public Works, 161 Erie Street, San Francisco
What:  "Flipping off Speculation".  A Comedy benefit for Yes on G.  Starring:   Nato Green, Dhaya Lakshminarayanan, Matt Lieb, Natasha Muse
Emcee:  Karina Dobbins
Presale tickets $20., $25. at the door

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