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How to Navigate Epic Estate Battles Before They Start

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Mon, Jun 17 2013 - 5:15pm

This program has been rescheduled to September 5. Click to register. Read more »

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Power Choice

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Mon, Jun 17 2013 - 12:00pm

Kim Malcolm, Director, CleanPowerSF
Shawn Marshall, Mill Valley Council Member; Executive Director, Local Energy Aggregation Network
Marcie Milner, Senior Regulatory Manager, Shell Energy North America
Hunter Stern, Business Manager, Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Read more »

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The Story of North Indian Classical Music

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Mon, Jun 10 2013 - 6:00pm

Mahesh Kale, Vocal performer Read more »

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Afghanistan

Fri, Jun 7 2013 - 12:00pm

Tamim Ansary, Director, SF Writers Workshop
Atta Arghandiwal, Banking Consultant
Robert Rosenthal, Executive Director, Center for Investigative Reporting - Moderator Read more »

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David Kennedy: The Modern American Military

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Mon, Jun 3 2013 - 6:00pm

Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History, Emeritus, Stanford University; Editor, The Modern American Military

John Diaz, Editorial Page Editor, San Francisco Chronicle - Moderator Read more »

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Journey into the Whirlwind by Eugenia Ginzberg

Mon, Jun 3 2013 - 5:30pm

 

Russians have written many justly famous memoirs, and this one is among the best. Ginzberg provides an account of her suffering and survival of a sentence to prison and labor camps. We will discuss this woman’s story of her arrest in 1937, charged with being a Trotskyist terrorist  and counterrevolutionary at the commencement of the Stalinist purges, the great terror and the gulag. Read more »

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Speaking Tips from America’s Best Speakers: Abe Lincoln and MLK

Fri, May 24 2013 - 12:00pm

Carol Fleming, Ph.D., Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors; Author, It’s the Way You Say It

Rick Gilbert, Ph.D., Author, Speaking Up: Surviving Executive Presentations

What did master orators Lincoln and MLK know about speaking that could help you? This fast-moving review of the key components of memorable public speaking will enlighten the beginner and remind and entertain the old pro. You will leave with a new appreciation of these great speakers and some new ideas for yourself. Read more »

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The Vintage Years

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Mon, May 20 2013 - 5:15pm

Francine Toder, Ph.D., California-Licensed Psychologist; Author, The Vintage Years: Finding Your Inner Artist (Writer, Musician, Visual Artist) after Sixty Read more »

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