On Sunday, March 16, from noon to 5pm the California Historical Society presents Juana Briones y Su California. This bilingual exhibition features her life and times as a healer, founder and pioneer under three flags, Spain, Mexico and the U.S from 1802 to 1889. This event takes place at 678 Mission Street in San Francisco. For more information call, (415) 357-1848.
On Sunday, March 16, from 2pm to 4:30 pm, the California Writers Club presents a panel discussion
about the value of feedback and support. The event takes place at the Oakland Public Library, 125-14th Street, Oakland. For details, call 510-238-3134.
On Tuesday, March 18th at 6pm, shake off the darkness of winter and welcome the light of spring at the Persian New Year Festival. There will be a customary bonfire jumping event that everyone can participate in. This festival takes place at 2029 Durant Avenue, Berkeley. For details, call 408.297.2299.
On Wednesday, March 18, at 7:30 pm, the Reverend Mpho Tutu, daughter of Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu, will be in conversation with Patricia De Jong, senior minister of First Church Berkeley about the art of forgiveness. The event takes place at the First Congregational Church, 2345 Channing Way, in Berkeley. For details, call 510-848-3696.
On Wednesday, March 19 from 7pm to 9pm, the California Institute of Integral Studies, presents: Ain't I A Woman? My Journey to Womanhood with Laverne Cox. Her show explores how the intersection between race, class and gender uniquely affect trans women. This event takes place at the Nourse Theatre, 275 Hayes Street in San Francisco. For more information call, (415) 575-6175.
On Wednesday, March 19th, at 7:00pm, you can watch a screening of the documentary “Viva Venezula:Fighting for Socialism” which was filmed in the streets, barrios, and workplaces of Caracas. This screening takes place at 2969 Mission Street, San Francisco. For details, call 415.821.6545.
KPFA Radio 94.1FM + Project Censored present:
Deep Politics, Dark Events
Peter Dale Scott
Hosted by Bonnie Faulkner
Wednesday, March 19, 7:30 pm
The Hillside Club
2286 Cedar Street, Berkeley
$12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com :: 800-838-3006 or Pegasus (3 locations), Marcus Books, Moe’s, Walden Pond, Diesel a Bookstore, Mrs. Dalloway’s Books, SF: Modern Times $15 door