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Thinking Moms' Revolution: Taking Back Power in Healing Our Kids

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Tue, Jun 11 2013 - 6:00pm

Alison MacNeil, Co-founder and Author, Thinking Moms’ Revolution 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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The Encore Career Handbook: How to Make a Living and a Difference in the Second Half of Life

Tue, Jun 4 2013 - 5:15pm

Marci Alboher, Author, The Encore Career Handbook

This event is sold out

Alboher will give a comprehensive, nuts-and-bolts guide to finding passion, purpose and a paycheck in the second half of life. She will discuss how to plan the transition; how much you need to make; the pros and cons of going back to school; when to volunteer and when to intern; how to network effectively and harness the power of social media; and she’ll present an Encore Hot List of 35 viable careers. Read more »

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Living Healthy in a Toxic World

Mon, Jun 3 2013 - 6:00pm

 

Beth Greer, aka Super Natural Mom, Journalist; Environmental Health Advocate; Holistic Wellness Educator; Healthy Home Specialist; Author, Super Natural Home: Improve Your Health, Home and Planet … One Room at a Time  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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Bella Figura

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Wed, May 29 2013 - 6:00pm

Jojo Capece, Author 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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