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Gen. Stanley McChrystal

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Tue, Jun 9 2015 - 6:00pm

General Stanley McChrystal (Ret), Author, Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World

Kori Schake, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Former Distinguished Chair in International Security Studies, The United States Military Academy at West Point – Moderator Read more »

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 6/8/15

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Mon, Jun 8 2015 - 6:30pm

Carson Bruno, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Specializing in California's Political and Policy Landscape; Twitter  
Melissa Griffin Caen, Contributor, CBS SF (“Mornings with Melissa”) and San Francisco Magazine; Attorney; Twitter  
Doug Sovern, Political and Investigative Reporter, KCBS Radio; Twitter   Read more »

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A Sunday with Judy Blume and Molly Ringwald

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Sun, Jun 7 2015 - 6:30pm

Judy Blume, Author

In conversation with Molly Ringwald, Actress, Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Pretty in Pink; Judy Blume Enthusiast

“My only advice is to stay aware, listen carefully, and yell for help if you need it.” – Judy Blume Read more »

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The Modern Professional's Toolkit: A Night of Skill Building

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Thu, Jun 4 2015 - 6:30pm

What are the essential skills employees need to thrive in the 21st century? Join INFORUM as big data gurus, online community managers and experts from a variety of other fields teach the skills that employees need to succeed in the modern working world.

Presentation topics include:  Read more »

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Political Comedy for Those Who Think

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Wed, Jun 3 2015 - 7:00pm

Will Durst, American Political Satirist
In conversation with Phil Matier, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; Commentator, KCBS Radio and CBS 5 Television

Sponsored by Relevant Wealth Advisors Read more »

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Mark Bittman: A Bone to Pick

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Wed, Jun 3 2015 - 6:30pm

Mark Bittman, Author, A Bone to Pick; Food Columnist, The New York Times; Twitter
In conversation with Naomi Starkman, Founder and Editor in Chief, Civil Eats; Twitter

Part of the Good Lit series underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation. Read more »

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Gary Schlossberg: Forecasting the Economy at Mid Year

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Wed, Jun 3 2015 - 6:00pm

Gary Schlossberg, Senior Economist, Wells Capital Management; Former researcher, U.S. Treasury and Federal Reserve Board
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84th Annual California Book Awards Ceremony

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Mon, Jun 1 2015 - 6:00pm

The Book Awards is sponsored by Bank of the West.

Since 1931, The Commonwealth Club has honored the Golden State’s literary giants at the California Book Awards. At our special awards ceremony, we will bestow Gold and Silver medals in several categories, including fiction, non-fiction, first fiction, poetry, young adult and juvenile.  Come hear from some of California’s most gifted writers. See you at the ceremony! Read more »

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Former San Francisco Giant Bengie Molina and Joan Ryan

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Thu, May 28 2015 - 6:30pm

Bengie Molina, Former MLB Catcher (2007-2010), SF Giants; Co-author, Molina
Joan Ryan, Media Consultant, SF Giants; Co-author, Molina
In conversation with Roy Eisenhardt, Lecturer in Sports Law, UC Berkeley Law School; Former President, Oakland A's

Good Lit event underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation Read more »

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Cuba in the 21st Century: Capitalism or Socialism?

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Thu, May 28 2015 - 6:00pm

Juan A. Triana Barros, Professor, Havana University and Polytechnic Institute of Havana Read more »

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