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    LECTURE | Sewing and Sowing: The Arts and Life o

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    LECTURE | Sewing and Sowing: The Arts and Life of Africans (Siddis) in India
    Start Date: Sunday 7/24/2011 — End Date: Sunday 7/24/2011
    Admission:Free with MoAD Admission
    Curator’s talk by Professor Henry J. Drewal and Dr. Sarah K. Khan.
    Africans have traveled, lived, and worked as merchants, sailors, soldiers, and high court officials in South Asia for more than […]

    Climate One - Power Down

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    Climate One - Power Down
    Start Date: Friday 7/22/2011 — End Date: Friday 7/22/2011
    Admission:max. $20
    We know what we should do to reduce our personal and societal carbon footprint. Why don’t we do more? Many citizens and consumers have made strides big and small in their personal and professional lives but can clean tech make energy efficiency […]

    There Is Hope - The Gospel Stage Play

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    There Is Hope - The Gospel Stage Play
    Start Date: Saturday 9/17/2011 — End Date: Saturday 9/17/2011
    Admission:$15.00 - $20.00
    Written and Directed by Charlotte Boatner
    Is there hope for today’s youth? If so, where is it to be found?
    From peer pressure, drugs, alcohol and gangs, a group of teenagers are put to the test on how far […]

    FOLKTALES ACROSS THE AFRICAN DIASPORA | Roots of

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    FOLKTALES ACROSS THE AFRICAN DIASPORA | Roots of Capoeira with Antonio Contreras
    Start Date: Saturday 7/16/2011 — End Date: Saturday 7/16/2011
    Admission:Free with MoAD Admission
    Introducing a new interactive program series for children and their families of storytelling, performance and crafts from Africa, North America, South America and the Caribbean. The first program is a demonstration and storytelling […]

    EXHIBITION | Soulful Stitching: Patchwork Quilts

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    EXHIBITION | Soulful Stitching: Patchwork Quilts by Africans (Siddis) in India
    Start Date: Saturday 7/16/2011 — End Date: Sunday 9/18/2011
    Admission:Free with MoAD Admission
    Soulful Stitching: Patchwork Quilts by Africans (Siddis) in India features 32 striking patchwork quilts made by Siddi women, heirs to the culture and values of Africans brought to Goa on India’s west coast beginning […]

    Tahiti Pehrson @ Ever Gold

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    Tahiti Pehrson @ Ever Gold
    Start Date: Thursday 7/7/2011 — End Date: Thursday 7/28/2011
    Admission:free
    For his new body of work and first solo exhibition at Ever Gold Gallery, Tahiti Pehrson will be presenting layered monochromatic three-dimensional paper pieces that play off of shadows and light, creating dramatic scenes. Pehrson shows his edge a seasoned veteran in […]

    OPENING RECEPTION | Soulful Stitching: Patchwork

    Thursday, June 30th, 2011

    OPENING RECEPTION | Soulful Stitching: Patchwork Quilts by Africans (Siddis) in India
    Start Date: Friday 7/15/2011 — End Date: Friday 7/15/2011
    Admission:Free with MoAD Admission
    Soulful Stitching: Patchwork Quilts by Africans (Siddis) in India features 32 striking patchwork quilts made by Siddi women, heirs to the culture and values of Africans brought to Goa on India’s west coast […]

    Ani DiFranco’s Dick/American Professionals/Dirty

    Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

    Ani DiFranco’s Dick/American Professionals/Dirty Rigs/Black Tooth
    Start Date: Saturday 7/9/2011 — End Date: Sunday 7/10/2011
    Admission:$5
    FIRST 50 PEOPLE GET A FREE BEER!
    Please note, bands are listed in order of appearance:
    The American Professionals
    https://www.facebook.com/wemakeitourbusiness
    http://www.myspace.com/theamericanprofessionals
    Dirty Rigs
    http://www.myspace.com/dirtyrigsrock
    http://www.facebook.com/DirtyRigs
    Ani DiFranco’s Dick
    http://www.myspace.com/anidifrancosdick
    http://www.reverbnation.com/anidifrancosdick
    Black Tooth
    http://blacktoothviking.blogspot.com/
    Location: Stork Club 2330 Telegraph Avenue Oakland, CA Oakland
    Contact: Ani DiFranco’s Dick anidifrancosdick@gmail.com
    URL: www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=170566559673143

    Marincomedyshow Presents…David Vanavermaete

    Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

    Marincomedyshow Presents…David Vanavermaete
    Start Date: Friday 7/15/2011 — End Date: Friday 7/15/2011
    Admission:$10/$15
    Standup comedy is back at the Rolling Hills Club in Novato on Friday July 15th, at 8:00 PM.This great show will feature Headliner: David Vanavermaete, with Special Guest: Lynn Ruth Miller. Tickets are on sale now! $15 - Reserved, $10 - General Admission. For more […]

    Vine of the Soul: Encounters with Ayahuasca

    Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

    Vine of the Soul: Encounters with Ayahuasca
    Start Date: Wednesday 7/6/2011 — End Date: Wednesday 7/6/2011
    Admission:$10 at door
    A film by Richard Meech. The film follows a group of people who journey with the shamanic medicine Ayahuasca in both Peru and Canada. Amazing, intimate, unveiling, sensitive, important…
    With Ralph Metzner, author of numerous papers and books on entheogens, […]