July 2012

George Lakoff

Tue, Jul 31 2012 - 7:00pm

George Lakoff

Professor of Cognitive Science and Linguistics, UC Berkeley; Co-author, The Little Blue Book: The Essential Guide to Thinking and Talking Democratic

Dr. Terry Christensen, Professor Emeritus, San Jose State University and Commonwealth Club Silicon Valley Advisory Council Member - Moderator Read more »

The America's Cup: What it Means for SF

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Tue, Jul 31 2012 - 6:00pm

The America’s Cup:  What It Means for SF

Mark Buell, Chair, America’s Cup Organizing Committee
Tom Ehman, Vice Commodore, Golden Gate Yacht Club; Former Rules Advisor, AmericaOne
Mike Martin, America's Cup Project Director, SF Office of Economic and Workforce Development
John Diaz, Editorial Page Editor, San Francisco Chronicle – Moderator

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Chinatown Walking Tour #10

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Thu, Aug 16 2012 - 2:00pm

Chinatown Walking Tour #10

This program is sold out.

Enjoy a Commonwealth Club Neighborhood Adventure. Join Rick Evans for a memorable midday walk and discover the history and mysteries of Chinatown. Explore colorful alleys and side streets. Visit a Taoist temple, an herbal store, the site of the first public school in the state, and the famous Fortune Cookie Factory. Read more »

A Taste of Place: Dinner at Camino

Wed, Aug 1 2012 - 6:30pm

A Taste of Place: Dinner at Camino

Daniel Patterson, Executive Chef and Owner, Coi, Plum and Haven
James Syhabout, Executive Chef and Owner, Commis and Hawker Fare
Tanya Holland, Executive Chef and Owner, Brown Sugar Kitchen
Russell Moore, Executive Chef and Owner, Camino Restaurant Read more »

A Taste of Place: Eating Your Way Around the East Bay

Mon, Jul 30 2012 - 6:30pm

A Taste of Place: Eating Your Way Around the East Bay

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Elisa Stephens: Academy of Art University - A Model for Arts Job Training?

Thu, Aug 2 2012 - 12:00pm

Academy of Art University : A Model for Arts Job Training?

This program is postponed. Please check back later for a new date.

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