October 2011

Transforming Terror

Thu, Oct 27 2011 - 6:00pm

Transforming Terror: Remembering the Soul of the World

This program is cancelled

Susan Griffin, Co-editor, Transforming Terror; Author, A Chorus of Stones
Karin Carrington, Co-editor, Transforming Terror; Professor of Depth Psychology, Pacifica Institute and JFK University
Howard Teich, Author, The Psychology of Light: Healing the Divided Soul
Rebecca Solnit, Author, Savage Dreams
Micha Read more »

William Clay Ford, Jr.

Thu, Oct 27 2011 - 6:30pm

William Clay Ford, Jr.

Executive Chairman, Ford Motor Co.

With the number of cars in the world projected to double to 2 billion, the future of personal mobility is a compelling concern. Some see a huge business opportunity and others see social and environmental disasters. Join us for a conversation with an American icon about the move toward electric cars, government regulations, new technologies and environmental stewardship. Read more »

Organic Cheese Tour

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Sat, Oct 22 2011 - 9:30am

Organic Cheese Tour

Tickets are almost sold out. If you can't buy multiple tickets, additional spaces are likely to become available on Thursday or Friday.

Learn about the craft of local organic cheese making while touring in a comfortable bio-diesel bus through the countryside of Marin and Sonoma counties. Visit goat, cow and sheep dairies and explore barns, milking parlors and cheese-making facilities, while engaging in dialogue with farmers and cheese makers. Read more »

Adam Gopnik: The Table Comes First - Family, France and the Meaning of Food

Tue, Nov 1 2011 - 7:00pm

Adam Gopnik

Staff Writer, The New Yorker; Author, Paris to the Moon and The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food

We are a culture obsessed with food, but how did we get here? Gopnik traces our table ancestry back to France and discusses its rapid evolution. Read more »

Michele Bachmann, Congresswoman/Republican Presidential Candidate

Thu, Oct 20 2011 - 12:00pm

Michele Bachmann: The Revival of American Competitiveness

Advance ticket sales have ended. Tickets available at the door for purchase.

 Congresswoman; Republican Candidate for U.S. President Read more »

Jim Lehrer in Silicon Valley

Wed, Oct 19 2011 - 7:00pm

Jim Lehrer

Advance ticket sales have ended. Tickets will be available at the door.

Former News Anchor, PBS “NewsHour”; Author, Tension City: Inside the Presidential Debates, from Kennedy-Nixon to Obama-McCain

In conversation with David Kennedy, Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History Emeritus, Stanford University

As the “man in the middle seat,” legendary broadcaster Lehrer has presided more than 11 presidential and vice-presidential debates. Read more »