On Saturday, March, 8th at 12pm, a protest takes to the streets in honor of International Women's Day to end the war against women.This protest starts at St. Marys, located at 1111 Gough Street, at Geary, in San Francisco. For details call, (510) 593-0319.
ON SUNDAY, MARCH 9TH AT 1 PM HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCATE AND AUTHOR STEVE MARTINOT WILL PRESENT THE ETHICAL ARGUMENT FOR PRISON ABOLITION AT THE GLASER CENTER, 547 MENDOCINO AVENUE IN SANTA ROSA. MARTINOT WILL SUGGEST WAYS TO BEGIN BUILDING A SOCIETY WITHOUT PRISONS. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL (707) 833-1890.
ON SUNDAY, MARCH 9, AT 1PM YOU CAN COME TO THE 32ND ANNUAL SUMMER CAMPS & PROGRAMS FAIR AND MEET REPRESENTATIVES FROM OVER 80 AFFORDABLE LOCAL PROGRAMS OFFERING SPORTS, MUSIC, DRAMA, TECHNOLOGY, TUTORING, AND MORE! BOTH DAY AND OVERNIGHT PROGRAMS WILL BE OFFERED. THE FAIR WILL BE HELD AT THE SCOTTISH RITE CENTER, 1547 LAKESIDE DRIVE, OAKLAND, FOR DETAILS, CALL (530) 893-9853.
On Tuesday March 11 at 7pm, BookShop West Portal presents bestelling philosopher and author Jeffrey Masson discussing "An Unknown World" his unforgettable exploration of the true meaning of life on earth. The discussion takes place at 80 West Portal Avenue in San Francisco. For more details call, (415) 564-8080
Starting Wednesday, March 12, at 7pm, the exhibit “Solo Mujeres: HOME/Inside Out” will take place at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, located at 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco. For details call, (415) 821-1155.
The First Voice Apprenticeship Program is seeking applicants for its 40th group.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and interested in community building.
First Voice is an intensive media apprenticeship program which includes training in
broadcasting, journalism, activism, office administration and creative expression.
Members of First Voice produce, write, host and engineer "Full Circle", which airs
weekly on Fridays at 7pm.
Applications can be downloaded at kpfaapprentice.org or you can come to 1929
Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Berkeley to pick one up during normal business hours.
The application deadline is 5pm, Friday, March 14, 2014. The mandatory orientation
takes place on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 7pm.
For more information, call 510-848-6767, ext. 235
On Saturday, March 15 from 8:30 am until 5:30pm, UC Berkeley's Womenof Color Initiative and Graduate Assembly present the 29th annual Empowering Women of Color Conference. This year's theme is "Talking Back! Our Voices Overcoming Violence". The conference takes place in Wheeler Auditorium, Bancroft Way on the UC Berkeley campus in Berkeley. For more information call, (510) 642-6000.
On Saturday March 15 from 9am to 6pm the Solutions Forum presents their monthly collaborative meeting where they will discuss three new state ballot initiatives and hold a tribute to Howard Zinn. The event takes place at the Resource Center for Non-Violence, 612 Ocean Street in Santa Cruz. For more information contact (408) 455-6430.