Thursday, June 6
War Without End –
Not in Our Name
6 to 7 p.m.
Martin Luther King Street at Center Street
A national protest of the war on terrorism. An evening of art, unity, and protest to entertain, inspire and resist . Performers: Loco Bloco, Mystic Family Circus, others.
Spoken Word Artist
Big Brother is Watching
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The Independent Institute
100 Swan Way, Oakland
Speaker James Bamford, author of “Body of Secrets, anatomy of Ultra-Secret National Security Agency”
Cost: $35 includes the book, $14 lecture only, $10 members.
Wilderness Press 35th Anniversary Celebration
5 to 8 p.m.
1200 Fifth St. Berkeley
A short presentation honoring Tom Winnett and unveiling 8th edition of Sierra North
Friday, June 7
7 to 8:30 p.m.
The Ecology Center,
2530 SanPablo Ave
Earth Traditions: Judaism Rooted in the Earth. Healing the World in Jewish Thought and Practice
$10 Ecology Center members, $15 others, but no one turned
away for lack of funds.
St. Joseph The Worker School
On the corner of Addison, (California and McGee)
Featuring Julia Butterfly Hill, a renowned and inspirational environmental activist
$7 students, $12 everyone else
What Does It Mean
To Be Human?
10 Tenth Street, Oakland
Debate between Princeton Professor and author Peter Singer and Chairman for Center for Bioethics & Culture, Nigel M. de S. Cameron. Moderated by host of KQED Forum, Michael Krasny
Calvin Simmons Theater / Henry J. Kaiser Auditorium
Register online at www.thecbc.org
$25 in advance, $45 at the door
11:45 a.m. for lunch, Speaker starts 12:30
Berkeley City Club,
Geetha Kumar from Charles Schwab & Co.
$11.00/$12.25, students free
Saturday, June 8
and Justice Tour
Allen Temple Baptist Church, 8501 International Blvd., Oakland.
A discussion of issues concerning Africa, with speakers including Dr. Molefe Samuel Tsele
Call (415) 565-0201, ext. 15
Saturday & Sunday
Live Oak Park Fair
11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Live Oak Park Shattuck & Berryman
Crafts & art, food, live entertainment with M.C. Wavy Gravy. Benefit for Camp Winnarainbow.
Sunday, June 9
Authors Susan Griffin and Margot Duxler
3 to 5 p.m.
Montclair Women's Cultural Arts Club,1650 Mountain Blvd. Oakland
Susan Griffin "The Book of the Courtesans: A
Catalogue of Their Virtues" in conversation with Margot Duxler "Seduction:
A Portrait of Anais Nin". Join in with your questions and thoughts.
The Deep Politics of 9/11
The Fellowship of Humanity, 390 27th St. Oakland
Edward Rippy leads a discussion of the role of engineered attacks in maintaining a permanent
state of war.
(510) 451-5818 or HumanistHall@yahoo.com
Matthew Fox Lecture
New Spirit Community Church Pacific School of Religion chapel, 1798 Scenic Ave.
Spiritual innovator, theologian, author and founder of
“Creativity and Emotion”
Tibetan Nyingma Institute, 1815 Highland Place
Psychology, Buddhism, Creativity, with speakers Erika Rosenberg and Abbe Blum
“Listening to Her Voice”
1 to 5 p.m.
Berkeley Richmond Jewish Community Center, 1414 Walnut Street
Join Miki Raver in Sacred Circle to study Scripture, pray, dance, meditate and write for the soul's delight, and to connect with your foremothers and the feminine divine within.
$30/public, $25 BRJCC and members of co-sponsoring organizations
Tibetan Nyingma Institute Open House
Introduction to Tibetan Buddhist Culture
3 to 5 p.m.
Tibetan Nyingma Institute,1815 Highland Place
Erika Rosenberg and Abbe Blum on "Creativity and Emotion"
6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Julia Morgan Theatre, 2640 College Avenue, Berkeley
Hossein Alizadeh and Madjid Khaladj
Monday, June 10
Poetry Express - All Open Mike Night
7 to 9 p.m.
A community open mike welcoming all artists
Berkeley Bakery & Cafe
1561 Solano Avenue
"All Grown Up: Living Happily Ever With Your Adult Children"
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Berkeley Richmond Jewish Community Center,
1414 Walnut Street
Author Roberta Maisel leads the mid-life parent through a series of thoughtful steps inherent in the process of learning how to let go
(510) 848-0237 x127
Berkeley Parkinson's Group
Berkeley Senior Center, MLK and Hearst
Speakers, exercise advice, good fellowship. Caregivers and relatives invited