Events in Berkeley

Planning for the End of Life: A WORKSHOP ON Conscious and Compassionate End-of-Life Choices with Ann-Ellice Parker

Date of the Event: 
Sunday, February 12, 2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

 

Planning for the End of Life

A  WORKSHOP  ON
Conscious and Compassionate End-of-Life Choices

with 

Ann-Ellice Parker


2-5 pm  •  Sunday, February 12, 2012

The Hillside Club

 2286 Cedar Street (at Arch), Berkeley  94709



Empower yourself and your loved ones by preparing for the eventual end of life.
Explore options—possible decisions you and/or your loved ones can make now and may

not be able to make nearer death. Living well includes preparing for a compassionate death.

The workshop will include:
    •  an overview of the key end of life issues   •   critical health decision making

    •  resolving family differences  •  advanced directives  •  home funerals and ecological burials  
    •  extensive discussion of your questions  •  time to fill out forms such as designating your Health Care Power of Attorney.

Each participant will receive a packet with facts about dying, costs, green burials, home funerals, Advanced Directives, DNRs and Living Wills.

Led by Ann-Ellice Parker, CEO of Seasons of Change and death education counselor dedicated to providing safe spaces for courageous discussions about death and dying.


Advance Registration (till February 9th):  $25 ($20 Club members)

Registration (February 10th–12th):  $30 ($25 Club members)

Tickets available at Brown Paper Tickets online and at 800-838-3006

 Also checks can be sent to:  Hillside Club c/o End of Life Workshop, 2286 Cedar St., Berkeley CA 94709


Robert Fisk "Lies, Misreporting, and Catastrophe in the Middle East"

Date of the Event: 
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Middle East Children's Alliance presents Award-winning Middle East War correspondent 

ROBERT FISK

interviewed by Dr. Hatem Bazian
Wednesday, Sept 22, 7pm
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way (at Dana)
A benefit for the Children in Palestine & Lebanon
tickets: $15 general (at bookstores), $10 students+low-income,
$50 includes post-event reception (10pm at church
plus reserved event seating in front rows)
Info: 510-548-0542   www.mecaforpeace.org

ROBERT REICH AFTERSHOCK: THE NEXT ECONOMY AND AMERICA'S FUTURE

Date of the Event: 
Monday, October 4, 2010 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

KPFA Radio 94.1FM presents
ROBERT REICH
AFTERSHOCK: THE NEXT ECONOMY AND AMERICA’S FUTURE
with Mitch Jeserich, host of KPFA Radio’s ‘Letters To Washington’
Monday, October 4, 7:30 PM
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way at Durant, Berkeley
$12 advance tickets at Pegasus Books, Pendragon, Mrs. Dalloway’s, Moe’s, Walden Pond, DIESEL, A Bookstore, and Modern Times
or brownpapertickets.com :: 800-838-3006 ($15 door)

SAM KEEN  "IN THE ABSENCE OF GOD: DWELLING IN THE PRESENCE OF THE SACRED"

Date of the Event: 
Thursday, March 11, 2010 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

 Berkeley Arts & Letters presents:  SAM KEEN  "IN THE ABSENCE OF GOD: DWELLING IN THE PRESENCE OF THE SACRED" Thursday, March 11 7:30 PM @ FCCB (First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way at Dana, Berkeley; enter via Channing Way white doors) $12 advance (Brown Paper Tickets or 800-838-3006), $15 at the door

SEBASTIAN JUNGER "WAR"

Date of the Event: 
Monday, May 24, 2010 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

KPFA Radio 94.1FM presents SEBASTIAN JUNGER "WAR"  Monday, May 24, 2010,  7:30 pmFirst Congregational Church, Large Assembly Room2345 Channing Way at Dana, Berkeley $10 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com :: 800-838-3006 or: Pegasus Books, Pendragon, Mrs. Dalloway's, Moe's, Walden Pond, DIESEL, A Bookstore, and Modern Times  ($12 door) KPFA benefit

Shadows of Liberty THURSDAY, JUNE 20, at 7:00 PM at the California Theatre, Berkeley, CA

Date of the Event: 
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 9:00pm

Shadows of Liberty Comes to the California Theatre

Internationally acclaimed documentary reveals the extraordinary truth behind the news media: censorship, cover-ups and corporate control

CALIFORNIA THEATRE
2113 KITTREDGE ST.

BERKELEY, CA 94704

Information: 510-848-0620

Tickets are only $15, or $35 for the post-screening Up Close and Personal intimate reception at historic KPFA Free Speech Radio at 1929 MLK, Jr. Way, one block north of University Ave, with filmmaker Jean-Philippe Tremblay and special guests.
 
Tickets can be purchased at: California Theatre Box Office Online: http://goo.gl/IEyOq,or at the California Theatre door.

 
 
There will be an encore screening at the Netroots Nation Conference on Saturday, June 22, 6:00 PM at the San Jose Convention Center.  This screening is free to conference participants and $15 for all others at the door.
 
 
All proceeds from both screenings benefit Project Censored / Media Freedom Foundation / KPFA Community Radio

 
Filmmaker, members of the film’s contributors, post screening panel and panel moderator are available for interviews between now and the screening.

Sold Out - KPFA presents: HARRY BELAFONTE "My Song" with tributes by Al Young, Blanche Richardson & other special guests - Sold Out.

Date of the Event: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

This event is sold out

KPFA presents:
HARRY BELAFONTE
“My Song”
with tributes by Al Young, Blanche Richardson & other special guests

Wednesday, November 30, 7:30 pm
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way, Berkeley
KPFA BENEFIT

This event is sold out

Sunday December 5th Unpaid/Paid Staff Gathering

Date of the Event: 
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Please join us this Sunday- December 5th at 6:30-9pm
@ Berkeley Fellowship
1924 Cedar St.
Berkeley CA 94709
Cross street: Cedar and Bonita

The Community Advisory Board meeting will be held this Sunday, October 30

Date of the Event: 
Sunday, October 30, 2011 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The CAB, community advisor board meeting will be held this Sunday, October 30 at the KPFA studios, 1929 Martin Luther King Jr Way in Berkeley @ 11am. This meeting is open to the public...

The Downtown Berkeley Music Festival

Date of the Event: 
Friday, August 20, 2010 - 9:00am - Sunday, August 29, 2010 - 7:00pm

The Downtown Berkeley Music Festival
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