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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 1/27/14

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Mon, Jan 27 2014 - 12:00pm
Larry Gerston, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC Bay Area; Author, Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California; Twitter @lgerston 
Carla Marinucci, Political Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @cmarinucci
Debra J.
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Climate One + You

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Tue, Dec 17 2013 - 6:30pm

As we look to 2014, we will circle our chairs and have a facilitated conversation about what you most value about Climate One, and where it could do a better job. Your insights will help Climate One’s leadership gauge future opportunities to enhance its live events and radio shows and podcasts. Read more »

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Celebrating the East Bay Wine Scene

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Tue, Dec 10 2013 - 6:30pm

Marilee Shaffer, Winemaker and Proprietor, Urban Legend Cellars
Sal Captain, Winemaker and Proprietor, Captain Vineyards & Winery
Bill Bedsworth, Winemaker, Two Mile Wines
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Power Year in Review

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Mon, Dec 2 2013 - 12:00pm

Lauren Faber, West Coast Political Director, Environmental Defense Fund
Amy Myers Jaffe, Executive Director of Energy and Sustainability, UC Davis
Andrew McAllister, Commissioner, California Energy Commission
Craig Miller, Science Editor, KQED Read more »

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Chinatown Walking Tour

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Thu, Feb 6 2014 - 1:45pm

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. Read more »

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U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell

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Thu, Nov 7 2013 - 6:30pm

Seating limited; please arrive early to ensure seats. Standing room available in the library.

Sally Jewell, U.S. Secretary of Interior

Conserving America’s natural heritage involves balancing competing interests and values. The Department of the Interior, which is responsible for extracting resources from public lands as well as protecting landscapes, is at the center of delicate balancing act. Read more »

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San Francisco Architecture Walking Tour

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Thu, Feb 20 2014 - 1:45pm

Explore San Francisco’s Financial District with historian Rick Evans and learn the history and stories behind some of our city’s remarkable structures, streets, and public squares. Hear about the famous architects that influenced the building of San Francisco after the 1906 Earthquake. Discover hard-to-find rooftop gardens, Art Deco lobbies, unique open spaces, and historic landmarks. This is a tour for locals, with hidden gems you can only find on foot!

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Jose Cuisia, Jr., Philippine Ambassador to the U.S.

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Fri, Jan 24 2014 - 12:00pm

Rescheduled to March 7.

Prospects and Challenges of the Philippine Economy in 2014 and Beyond Read more »

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Dr. Drew Endy

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Tue, Feb 4 2014 - 7:00pm

Dr. Drew Endy, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, Stanford School of Medicine; President, BioBricks Foundation; Twitter: @DrewEndy

Lisa Krieger, Science Writer, San Jose Mercury News; Twitter: @lisamkrieger - Moderator Read more »

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Christina Romer and Keith Hennessey: Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast

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Fri, Jan 31 2014 - 11:30am

Keith Hennessey, Faculty Member, Stanford Graduate School of Business; Director, National Economic Council Under President George W. Bush; Member, Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission
Christina Romer, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley; Immediate Past Chair, President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers
Jonathan Weber, West Coast Bureau Chief, Reuters News - Moderator Read more »

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