Tuesday, December 11, 2012

More Holiday Parties!

Next calendar will be coming out on December 31st - Monday

December 11, 2012 - Tuesday

Rally Against Eviction of HANC Recycling Center and Community Gardens
When: December 11, 2012 - Tuesday
Where: City Hall Steps, San Francisco
What: Rally against eviction of HANC Recycling Center and Community Gardens.
Sponsored by Haight Ashbury Neigbhorhood Council.  Bring your support to the steps of City Hall for HANC Recycling Center.

San Francisco Board of Supervisors
When: December 11, 2012 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where: City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors: David Chiu, John Avalos, David Campos, Carmen Chu, Malia Cohen, Sean Elsbernd, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Christina Olalgue, Scott Wiener
Information: sbos.org

African American Art & Culture Complex and Mo Magic - Toy Wrapping Party
When: December 11, 2012 - Tuesday
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: African American Art & Culture Complex, 762 Fulton, San Francisco
What:  Join African American Art & Culture Complex and Mo Magic for a toy wrapping party for the San Francisco Fire Fighters Local 798.  They will have pizza, music, drinks.  Feel free to stop by whenever you want. 

  Joint North Beach Broadway Holiday Party
When: December 11, 2012 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Monroes, 473 Broadway, San Francisco
What: North Beach Broadway Holiday Party.  Drink  specials and light appetizers.  Raffle benefiting North Beach Citizens.
Performances by Anna Conda, Mutha Chucka, Monistad.  Music by DJ Carnitas
Sponsored by  Voices of Broadway, Supervisor David Chiu, Gail Gilman, Commissioner Glendon Hyde
HostsBusiness Association of North Beach, North Beach Neighbors, District 3 Democratic Club, Telegrapher Hill Dwellers,  San Francisco Entertainment Commission, Monroe's.

December 12, 2012 - Wednesday

Sunshine Ordinance Task Force 
When: December 12, 2012 - Wednesday
5:00 p.m.
Where: City Hall, Room 406, San Francisco
What: Sunshine Ordinance Task Force City and County of San Francisco
Task  Force: Richard Knee, Kitt Grant, Suzanne Manneh, Allyson Washburn, David Pilpel, David Sims
Ex-officio Ex-officio -  Todd David, Chris Hyland, Louise Fischer, Bruce Oka, Angela Calvillo (per website announcement)
Information: sfbos.org

San Francisco Tomorrow Holiday Party
When: December 12, 2012 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Forest Hill Clubhouse, 381 Magellan Avenue, San Francisco
What: San Francisco Tomorrow Holiday Party.  
Patrons: Tom Ammiano, Jan Blum, Bernard Choden and Lois Scott, Suzanne Cauthen, Arthur Chang, Jennifer Clary, Denise D'Anne, Robert Erickson, Arthur Feinstein, Aaron and Martina Goodman, Gerald Hurtado, James and Ella Mae Lew, Mary Anne Miller, Esther Marks, Kathryn Moore, Jane Morrison, Adam Scow, Stephen Williams, Howard Wong, Claire Zvanski
Sponsors: Ray Berard, Diana Bray, Bruce Brugmann, Eddie Chin, Anna Darden, Angelo Figone, Milton Funchess, Milo Hanke, Jo Ann Hendricks, Andreas Katz, Paul Kohler, Ira Kurlander, Charlotte Maeck, Richard Navarro, Zoanne Nordstrom, William Pisaruck, Mary Russell, Cynthia Servetnick, Winifred Siegel, Diana Taylor and Jay Folberg, Edward Van Egri

San Francisco Women's Holiday Party 2012
When: December 12, 2012 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: One Ferry Plaza Restaurant and Lounge, 1 Ferry Plaza, San Francisco
WhatThe San  Francisco  Women's Political Committee (SFWPC) with co-Hosts Emerge California, NARAL Pro-Choice California and IGNITE welcome you to celebrate the holiday season.  They ask that you join in supporting the San Francisco Fire Fighter Toy program by   bringing  a gift or monetary donation to the party.
 Information : Jaynry Mak jaynry@sfwpc.org 

December 13, 2012 - Thursday

San Francisco Sheriff's Department Project Cheer Holiday Gift Drive
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Where: San Francisco Sheriff's Women's Resource Center, 930 Bryant Street, San Francisco
What: Project Cheer  Holiday Gift Drive.  Wish List: Children's Toys, Winter Clothing, Shoes, Gift Cards. Project Cheer is a seasonal collaboration between the San Francisco Sheriff's Department, non-profit partners and community volunteers to collect and distribute donated gifts and spread holiday cheer throughout the community.
Please join in sharing some holiday cheer at SFSD Women's Resource Center where San Francisco City College Cheerleaders and San Francisco Sheriff's Department Deputies will be collecting your generous donations to benefit struggling local families and children.
Light refreshments will be served.  
Want to donate, but can't make this event? Drop off now through December 20th at the WRC from 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or email sfsdproject@gmail.com to arrange a pickup.

San Francisco Housing Authority
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
4:00 p.m.
Where: 440 Turk Street, San Francisco
Authority: Mirian Saez, Micah Allen, Veronica Hunnicutt, Ahsha Safai, Matthew Schwartz, Dorothy Smith
Information: 415-715-3280

San Francisco Community College Board of Trustee Meeting
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
6:30 p.m. open session
Where: Ocean Campus Multi-Use Building, Room 140, 50 Phelan Avenue, San Francisco
Trustees: John Rizzo, Chris Jackson, Natalie Berg, Anita Grier, Steve Ngo, Lawrence Wong, Rodrigo Santos
Information: ccsf.edu

Supervisor Malia Cohen's Birthday Celebration
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Mission Rock Resort, 817 Terry Francois Blvd., San Francisco
What: Birthday  celebration and fundraiser for Supervisor Malia Cohen.
Contribution: $100. $50 Young Professional/Senior/Disabled., $500., $1,000. $2,000.
RSVP: info@electmalia.org electmalia.org

LiUNA! 261 5th Annual Holiday Open House
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: 3271 18th Street, San Francisco
What: 5th Annual Holiday Open house hosted by the LiUNA! City Committee.
Honoree: Joan Vellutii
Please bring a toy or donation for the Toy Drive
Information: facebook.comliuna261

ACCE Foreclosure Fighter Fundraiser
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Savanna Jazz Club, 2937 Mission Street, San Francisco
What: Fundraiser supporting AACE Foreclosure Fighter Fundraiser and honoring Supervisor John  Avalos.  ACCE members launched a campaign to unite diverse communities and bring greater accountability to Wall Street Banks by re-occupying and saving families homes.  An evening of music, food, stories, solidarity and more at the Foreclosure Fighter Year End Celebration.
ACCE Guests: $80. New ACCE members: Free ACCE Members $50. - 2013 ACCE members $120. to $360. Sliding scale. 

Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council - Analyzing the November Election
When: December 13, 2012 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Park Branch Library, 1833 Page, San Francisco
What: Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council is hosting a public meeting analyzing the November election and how District 5 and the Haight voted.  The Election Analysis will include national and major races, as well as local.
Featured Speakers:
Corey Cook, Professor of Political Science at USF
Joey Cain, merchant and activist
Calvin Welch, HANC Board member
Tes Welborn, D5 Action
Information: Kevin Bayuk, Kevinbayu@yahoo.com

December 14, 2012 - Friday

Tenants Together - Holiday Party
When: December 14, 2012 - Friday
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where: 995 Market Street, Suite 1202, San Francisco
What: Tenants, advocates and activists are invited to Tenants Together's Holiday Party.  Join in celebrating another great year protecting tenants rights in the State of California.  Light food and beverage will be provided.  Family-friendly.

Irish American Democratic Club - Holiday Party
When: December 14, 2012 - Friday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: O'Reilly's Irish Bar, 622 Green Street, San Francisco
What:  Irish American Democratic Club Holiday Party.  Canapes will be served. No charge If you are a member you receive 2 drink tickets. 
RSVP before December 9th.  Space is limited oriordan@hotmail.com
Information: facebook.com/IrishDemocrats

December 15, 2012 - Saturday

Santacon - santacon.info

Groundbreaking ceremony at Peru Playground in McLaren Park
When: December 15, 2012 - Saturday
10:30 a.m.
Where: Peru Avenue and Burrows Street, San Francisco
What: Connect with neighbors + project information and holiday music.

Gray Panthers Holiday Party 
When: December 15, 2012 -  Saturday
Where:  Gray Panthers  Office, 1182 Market Street, Room 203, San Francisco (next door to Orpheum Theater)
Information: graypanterssf.lgc.org

Living Wage End of the Year Celebration
When: December 15, 2012 - Saturday
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: 2940 16th Mission, San Francisco
What: San Francisco Living Wage is hosting a "End of the Year Celebration".  There will be raffle prizes, music, poetry reading and SFLW announcements.
Source: Facebook event
Information: livingwage-sf.org

Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club Holiday Potluck
When: December 15, 2012 -  Saturday
Noon to 3:00 p.m.
Where: San Francisco LGBT Community Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco
What:   Invited to celebrate at the 2012 Alice Holiday Potluck.  Eat, drink and bring a side dish.  (bring a side dish not required).
RSVP info@alicebtoklas.org
Information: alicebtoklas.org

OMI Holiday Party 
When: December 15, 2012 -   Saturday
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: Minnie  & Lovie Ward Recreation Center, Capitol and Montana Streets, San Francisco
What: OMI-NIA Ocean View-Merced Heights-Ingleside Neighbors In Action Santa Toy Give away.
Share holiday cheer and join Santa Claus with songs and  skits, ice cream sundaes, holiday cookies and drinks and toys for children infants up to age 11. 

December 16, 2012 -  Sunday

Harvey Milk LGBT Annual Holiday Party
When: December 16, 2012 - Sunday
3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where: El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, San Francisco
What: Harvey Milk LGBT Annual Holiday Party - El Rio (Harvey Milk Club Award Recipient) has generously agreed to donate all of their bar proceeds to the Milk Club from the hours 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  There will be performances, refreshments, Djs, and Go-Go Dancers. 
Information: milkclub.org

December 17, 2012 - Monday

Rafael Mandelman - Celebration!
When: December 17, 2012 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Blackbird, 2124 Market Street, San Francisco
What: Come celebrate with the newest Community College Trustee - Rafael Mandelman!  
If you wish you can make a donation to Mandelman's Campaign Fund.

League of Pissed-Off Voters - Holiday Happy Hour
When: December 17, 2012 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Thieves Tavern, 496 14th Street (and Guerrero), San Francisco.
Holiday Happy Hour with the League of Pissed-Off Voters.

Woodhouse Marina Green Meeting
When: December 17, 2012 - Monday
6:00 p.m.
Where: Moscone Recreation Center, 1800 Chestnut, San Francisco
What: Public meeting to discuss plans for a lease with Woodhouse Marina Green to operate a counter service restaurant in the the abandoned Marina Degaussing Station.  Chance to review the drawings of the proposed project prior to seeking approvals from the Recreation and Park Commission.

Sixth Annual Middle Polk Neighborhood Association Holiday Party and Raffle
When: December 17, 2012 - Monday
6:30 p.m.  
Where: Amelie Wine Bar, 1754 Polk Street, San Francisco
What:  Middle Polk Neighborhood Association Sixth Annual Holiday Party and Raffle.  A fun filled evening.  Great Polk District Merchants gifts given as auction items.  This is the only fundraiser event of the yer.  Tickets are $5. each and $5 tickets for $20.  
Information: Frank - frank@middlepolk.org

December 18, 2012 - Tuesday

N-Judah Turnaround Beautification Project Community Workshop
When: December 18, 2012 - Tuesday
10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Francis Scott Key Elementary School Auditorium, 1530 43rd Avenue, San Francisco
What: N-Judah Turnaround Beautification Project Community Workshop
Source: Supervisor Carmen Chu's newsletter

Coalition for San Francisco Neighborhoods - CSFN Annual Dinner and 40th Anniversary Celebration
When: December 18, 2012 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where: Patio Espanol, 2850 Alemany Blvd., San Francisco
What: Coalition for San Francisco Neighborhoods Annual Dinner and 40th Anniversary Celebration. Fabulous dinner.  Featured speaker will be Supervisor Aaron Peskin.
Honoree and award  recipient is Planning Commissioner Kathrin Moore. 
Individual Dinner $60.
RSVP - sfjberk@mac.com

December 19, 2012 - Wednesday

Westside Democratic Club - 2012 Holiday Party
When: December 19, 2012 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Pisces, 3414-3416 Judah Street, San Francisco
What: Westside Democratic Club invites you to their 2012 Holiday Party.  Appetizers and first drink  compliments of Westside Democratic Club.  Full dinner available at individual choice.  
Requested donation: $10.  Annual Membershop dues: $25.  ($10. for senior/students)
RSVP Tuan Nguyen tuanner@yahoo.com by December 14th

Taraval Beautification Project Meeting
When: December 19, 2012 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m.
Where: Brother's Pizza, 3627 Taraval Street, San Francisco
What: Taraval Beautification Project Meeting.  Learn about plans to beautify Taraval at 46th Avenue through Great Highway and provide input on ideas.  Free Pizza!
Source: Supervisor Carmen Chu's newsletter

December 20, 2012 - Thursday

San Francisco Young Democrats Holiday Party
When: December 20, 2012 - Thursday
6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where: Dear Mom, 2700 16th Street, San Francisco 
What:  Come celebrate with the San Francisco Young Democrats for their annual Holiday Party.
Information: facebook.com/events/140295919453680/?notif_t=plan_user_invited

December 28, 2012 - Friday

Free Muni for everyone!!!!


California State Party:http://www.cadem.org/page?id=0080
Information  regarding running for Delegate to the California Democratic Convention in April.
Deadline to complete online  application is December 14th - Friday at 5:00 p.m. (see link above)
Assembly District elections will be held the weekend of January 12 or January 13th - 2013.

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