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Food and Longevity

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Mon, Aug 12 2013 - 6:00pm

Rebecca Katz, Chef; Educator; Author, The Longevity Kitchen and The Cancer Fighting Kitchen

Eric Gower, Chef; Writer, The Breakaway Cook Read more »

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Farallon Islands Excursion

Fri, Aug 9 2013 - 7:30am

Michael Ellis, Footloose Forays Read more »

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2013 James Beard Awards: The Bay Area's Big Winners

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Thu, Aug 8 2013 - 6:30pm

This program is sold out. The waitlist is for admission to the panel discussion only; people on the waitlist who are offered a spot will not be able to attend the pre-program reception. Read more »

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Chinatown Walking Tour #14

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Thu, Aug 8 2013 - 2:00pm

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. Visit a Taoist temple, an herbal store, the site of the first public school in the state, and the famous Fortune Cookie Factory. There is a short break for a tea sample during the tour.

Also know: Photo by H Sanchez/Flickr.

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Producer Rebecca Eaton: Inside "Downton Abbey" and "Masterpiece"

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Wed, Aug 7 2013 - 6:00pm

In conversation with Dr. Mary Bitterman, President, The Bernard Osher Foundation; Past Chair, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors; Chair, PBS Foundation Read more »

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The Politics of Being Black in the Bay Area: A Town Hall Meeting

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Mon, Jul 29 2013 - 6:00pm

Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder and CEO, PolicyLink
John Burris, Civil rights attorney
Kevin Epps, Filmmaker and community activist
Kanaja Hann, Student speaker, City of Dreams Read more »

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Russian Hill Walking Tour #12

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Thu, Jul 25 2013 - 2:00pm

Join a more active Commonwealth Club Neighborhood Adventure! Russian Hill is a magical area with secret gardens and amazing views. Join Rick Evans for a two-hour hike up hills and staircases and learn about the history of this neighborhood. See where great artists and architects lived and worked, and walk down residential streets where some of the most historically significant houses in the Bay Area are located.

Also know: Photo by missmillie/flickr.

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Y Combinator Grads: Founders’ Stories

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Thu, Jul 18 2013 - 7:00pm

Ammon Bartram, Co-founder, Socialcam
Jude Gomila, Co-founder,
Bill Clerico, Founder and CEO, WePay
Justin Kan, Co-founder,
Peter Delevett, Startups and Venture Capital Writer, San Jose Mercury News - Moderator Read more »

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David Gergen

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Wed, Jul 17 2013 - 6:00pm

This program is sold out. 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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