Patricia Wells, A Culinary Legend, in Conversation with Jerry Di Vecchio
Journalist; Author: Salad as a Meal: Healthy Main Dishes for Every Season
Wells continues to enjoy an amazing career in the culinary world. The renowned author of The Food Lover’s Guide to Paris and Patricia Wells at Home in Provence, among many others, she was honored with the Versailles World Cookbook Award in 1999 for the Best Promotion of French Cuisine. Read more »
Humor, Health and Well-Being: Medical Clowning as Art and Medicine
Jeff Raz, Medical Clown; Former Cirque du Soleil Artist Ben Johnson, Medical Clown; Former Cirque du Soleil Artist Phil Weglarz, MFT, REAT, California Pacific Medical Center
Join former Cirque du Soleil artists Raz and Johnson and activities therapist Weglarz as they share how a medical clowning program helps patients hold on to joy in the face of illness and improve the mood of nurses, doctors and other health-care staff. Read more »
Make your voice heard in an enriching, provocative and fun discussion with fellow Club members as you weigh in on events shaping the face of the Middle East. Each month, the Middle East Member-Led Forum hosts an informal roundtable discussion on a topic frequently suggested by recent headlines. After a brief introduction, the floor will be open for discussion. All interested members are encouraged to attend. Read more »
Most of us will never visit the vast wilderness of Alaska, so the phrase "Salmon in the trees" may seem a bit whimsical. But in the Tongass rainforest, there really are salmon in the trees. Read more »
Join fellow Club members with similar interests and brainstorm upcoming Science & Technology programs. All Commonwealth Club members are welcome. We explore visions for the future through science and technology. Discuss current issues and share your insights with fellow Club members to shape and plan programs for the months ahead.
MLF: Science & Technology Location: SF Club Office Time: 6:15 p.m. program Cost: FREE Program Organizer: Chisako Ress
Vicki Abeles, Producer and Co-director, Race to Nowhere Dana Gorman, Founder, THRiiiVE Kimberly Danek Pinkson, Founder, Ecomom and Ecomom Alliance Judi Shils, Founder and Director, Teens Turning Green Christie Dames, Co-founder and CEO, TechTalk / Studio – Moderator
There’s a new movement afoot – and it’s not June Cleaver. Read more »
Join fellow Commonwealth Club members in discussing ideas for arts programs and exhibitions at The Commonwealth Club. Be part of the process to help shape programs of fine art, drama, music and dance in the coming year.
MLF: The Arts Location: Club Office Time: 5:30 p.m. planning meeting Cost: FREE Program Organizer: Anne Smith