Events Nationwide

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April 16, 2015 - 7:00pm
              Our monthly panel on gentrification issues focuses on matters of community safety and other concerns related to policing in the Mission district and gentrification citywide. Panelists include representatives from the Idriss Shelley Foundation, Mission CopWatch, Coalition on Homelessness and more to be announced: Watch our social media pages for updates.
April 18, 2015 - 9:00am
Earth Day San Francisco is dedicated to raising a  Sustainable Community and Environmental Awareness in and around the nine counties that make up the San Francisco Bay Area. Each year, thousands of local citizens see the work of sustainable entrepreneurs in their booths along the plaza. Wandering through this Eco-Village, eating healthy food and listening to world class performers and speakers, it is no wonder that  the number of participants in Earth Day continues to grow, not only in Earth Day San Francisco, but in Earth Days Worldwide.
April 18, 2015 - 10:00am
            Sexual violence touches all of our lives, Walk Against Rape is the chance to say NO! to sexual violence in our communities. March with us as we speak out against sexual violence and rape. Let's make our voices and stories known. Silence is not golden!   Walk Against Rape is an opportunity for the communities of San Francisco to come together and raise awareness about sexual assault.
April 18, 2015 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
              The Earth Day festival is a fun-filled yet powerfully informative day with many community learning opportunities, hands-on workshops, live music, family arts activities with Street Alive!, and organic food tastings – all focused on protecting and honoring the planet we call home.    Highlights include:    •     Hands-on workshops demonstrating how to reuse common household items –  every 15 minutes
April 19, 2015 - 12:00pm
              International Day of Solidarity with Venezuela Sunday, April 19, 12 noon 24th & Mission Sts., SF Bring your banners, placards and join us in a Community Speak-Out   Despite the U.S.
April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
              On the Eve of Earth Day 2015 we will gather to celebrate water, culture and community as Tuolumne River Trust member Leah Rogers debuts her documentary on the Tuolumne River. Music, art and dance will also be a part of our celebration. Ukuleles welcome; please check kayaks at the courtyard. The festivities will be held at Menlo Atherton Performing Arts Center 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton.
April 23, 2015 - 7:00pm
April 26, 2015 - 3:00pm
              Local filmmaker Catherine Murphy will screen her documentary Maestra on Sunday, April 26, 3-5 PM at the Dance Palace Church Space, 503 B Street, Pt. Reyes Station.
May 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
      Local Authors of Color Talk Back. Contributors to a new anthology, "Talking Back: Voices of Color," discuss their writings and lead a celebration of May Day. The book features political, feminist and cultural perspectives of activist African Americans, Latina/os, Asian Pacific Americans, Indigenous people, Arabs, LGBTQ, immigrants, political prisoners, and more. Free. Sunday, May 3, 2:00pm.   At Marcus Books, 3900 MLK Jr. Way, Oakland (at 39th St., 2 blocks from MacArthur BART).
May 7, 2015 - 6:00pm