On Thursday, September 18th, from 6:30pm to 10pm, Music in Schools Today will present the 18th Annual Stars on Staff Celebrity Waiter Gala at Yoshi's in San Francisco. Guests will be treated to Yoshi's Japanese Cuisine, pictures with celebrity waiters, musical performances and more. Yoshi's is located at 1330 Fillmore Street in San Francisco.
For details call (415) 652-1855.
On Thursday, September 18th, from 7pm to 9pm, the San Jose Peace and Justice Center will screen 'Miners Shot Down,' a film about the August 2012 mineworkers strike in South Africa in which 34 mineworkers were killed. This event takes place at 48 South 7th Street in San Jose.
For details call (408) 297-2299.
KPFA Radio 94.1FM presents:
The Human Age; The World Shaped By Us
Hosted by Vijaya Nagarajan
Thursday, September 18, 2014, 7:30 pm
St. John’s Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Avenue, Berkeley
$12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com :: 800-838-3006
or Pegasus (3 sites) Moe’s, Walden Pond, Diesel a Bookstore, Mrs. Dalloway’s Books
SF: Modern Times, $15 door
Co-sponsored by St. John's Presbyterian Church
On Friday, September 19th at 8pm, jazz singer Sara Gazarek will be performing at the Sound Room, located at 2147 Broadway in Oakland. Hear Gazarek seamlessly combine vocal stylings with the musical and improvisational elements of jazz.
For details call, (510) 496-4180.
The League of Women Voters Berkeley Albany Emeryville will host candidate forums for Berkeley City Council District 7 & 8 and School Board Candidates on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at St. John's Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Avenue, Berkeley.
On Saturday, September 20th 2014 at 10:00 am, you can join the Liver Life Walk! The Liver Life Walk brings the community together in the fight against liver disease. Registration begins at 9:00 am and the one mile walk begins at 10:00am.
For more information call 415-248-1060
On Saturday, September 20th from 10am to 1pm, job seekers can meet potential employers at the Central Valley “Believe to Achieve” Job and Career Expo. This event takes place at Manchester Center Farmers Market, 1901 East Shields Avenue in Fresno.
For details call, (559) 367-3693.
The 11th Berkeley Music Festival will be held on 2 days, Saturday, Sept. 20 and Sunday, Sept. 21st at various locations on Telegraph Avenue from Noon to 9 pm. There will be a special afternoon concert each day from Noon to 6 pm at People's park.
Co-sponsored by KPFA.
The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention will take place from Tuesday, Sept. 16 through Sunday, Sept. 21 at various venues throughout Berkeley. Co-sponsored by KPFA.