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Out & About Calendar

Saturday June 22, 2002

Saturday, June 22


Celebration of Solidarity  

with the People of Afghanistan 

7:30 p.m. 

Trinity United Methodist Church 

2363 Bancroft Way 

Live music and slide presentation by Rona Popal. Benefits a widows project and orphanage in Afghanistan. 




Summer Solstice Celebration 

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Berkeley Farmers' Market  

Center St. and MLK Way. 

Live music, crafts, and summer  

solstice ritual. 




Emergency Preparedness  

Classes in Berkeley Disaster Mental Health: Learn about  


emotional reactions. 

9 a.m. to noon 

997 Cedar St. 




Town Hall Meeting 

9:30 a.m. to noon  

East Oakland Youth Development Center, 8200 International Blvd. 

Congresswoman Barbara Lee on affordable housing with housing specialists and bank representatives 

763-0370 for reservations 


Sunday, June 23


Debt Cancellation for  

Impoverished Countries 


The Fellowship of Humanity,  

390 27th St. Oakland 

Tony Littmann gives us a brief overview on the causes and effects of the Third World debt crisis 451-5818 or 


Triaxium West and  

Aaron Rosenblum 

8 p.m., ACME Observatory 

Acme Observatory's home at Tuva Space,  

3192 Adeline  

Admission is up to $20, sliding scale 


Monday, June 24


Shakespeare Festival Auditions 

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Berkeley Rehearsal Hall 

701 Heinz Ave. 

California Shakespeare Festival is looking for people aged 14-18 to appear in The Winters Tale. 

548-3422 ext. 105, or 


Tuesday, June 25


Vigil Opposing the Sanctions  

Against the People of Iraq 

12 p.m. 

Oakland Federal Building 

1301 Clay Street 



Berkeley Camera Club  

Weekly Meeting 

7:30 p.m. 

Northbrae Community Church  

941 The Alameda 

Share slides, prints with other  





Magic School Bus Festival 

10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 

Lawrence Hall of Science 

Video Adventures. Other events for kids take place every Wednesday through Aug. 21. 


$8 for adults, $6 for ages 5-18, seniors and disabled, $4 for children 3-4, free for children under 3. 


Wednesday, June 26


Berkeley Peace Walk and Vigil 

6:30 pm 

BART Station, Shattuck & Center 

Weekly candle-lit vigil and peace walk to raise 

awareness and gather support for opposition to the 'war on terrorism', 528-9217 


Thursday, June 27


The Lost Spacecraft:  

Liberty Bell 7  


10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Chabot Space and Science Center,  

10000 Skyline Blvd. Oakland 

Preview new exhibit of resurrected  

1961 spacecraft. 

RSVP June 20, (415) 864-6397 or 


Friday, June 28


Paramount Movie Classics 

Doors at 7, Mighty Wurlitzer at 7:30, Newsreel, Cartoon, Previews, and Prize give-away game Dec-O-Win and feature film. 

2025 Broadway 


The General (1927), starring Buster Keaton, a silent film with live Wurlitzer organ accompaniment by Jim Riggs, playing his original score. 


Berkeley Women in Black 

Noon to 1 p.m. 

Telegraph and Bancroft 

A vigil for peace for Palestine and Israel 

548-6310, or