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Why Austerity Kills

Wed, Jul 17 2013 - 6:00pm

Sanjay Basu, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiologist, Prevention Research Center at Stanford University; Co-author, The Body Economy: Why Austerity Kills

This program is cancelled. Read more »

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Bastille Day Celebration with the Bay Gourmet Forum

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Mon, Jul 15 2013 - 12:00pm

Cara Black, Author, Murder Below Montparnasse - the 13th Aimee Leduc Parisian Mystery
Shawn Williams, Chef/Owner, Feve Artisan Chocolatier
In conversation with Cathy Curtis, Chair, Bay Gourmet Forum Read more »

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Damn Few: Making the Modern SEAL Warrior

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Thu, Jul 11 2013 - 6:00pm

Lieutenant Commander Rorke Denver, U.S. Navy SEAL Read more »

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How to Recover Your Childhood Brilliance: Special Genius of Those over 50

How to Recover Your Childhood Brilliance: Special Genius of Those over 50
Wed, Jul 10 2013 - 5:15pm

Pat McHenry Sullivan, Founder, Visionary Resources in Oakland, CA; Author, Your Natural Genius: Lost, Found, Ready for Adventure Read more »

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The Alchemy of Humor

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Mon, Jul 8 2013 - 6:00pm

This program is sold out

Steve Bhaerman, Author; Performer (as Swami Beyondananda)

Monday Night Philosophy laughs along with the enlightening philosophy of humor elucidated by Bhaerman (the man behind Swami Beyondananda). His hilarious and insightful talk will inspire you to use the magic of humor to gain wisdom, perspective and of course, joy. You'll laugh while you learn and learn while you laugh! Read more »

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Explore the World from The Commonwealth Club

Mon, Jul 8 2013 - 5:30pm

Explore the World from The Commonwealth Club

All interested Club members are welcome to attend bimonthly one-hour planning meetings of the International Relations Member-Led Forum. We focus on Europe, Latin America, Africa and worldwide topics. Join us to discuss current international issues and plan programs for the rest of 2013. Read more »

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Rendezvous with Destiny

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Mon, Jul 1 2013 - 6:00pm

How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World Read more »

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Chango’s Beads and Two-Tone Shoes by William Kennedy

Mon, Jul 1 2013 - 5:30pm

When journalist Daniel Quinn meets Ernest Hemingway at the Floridita bar in Havana, Cuba, in 1957, he has no idea that his own affinity for simple, declarative sentences will change his life radically overnight. So begins William Kennedy’s novel, a tale of revolutionary intrigue, heroic journalism, crooked politicians, drug-running gangsters, Albany race riots, and the improbable rise of Fidel Castro. Read more »

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Walking the Way

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Thu, Jun 27 2013 - 6:00pm

Robert Rosenbaum, Ph.D., Neuropsychologist; Psychotherapist; Zen teacher; Credentialed mountaineer; Dayan QiGong instructor; Author, Walking the Way: 81 Zen Encounters with the Tao Te Ching Read more »

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SF Pride Presents: Supervisors David Campos and Scott Wiener

Wed, Jun 26 2013 - 5:15pm

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