Bay Area Events

 

List of events in the Bay Area of interest to those who seek to 1) have a political impact, 2) learn more about an issue, 3) support libertarian principles of individual rights and responsibilities, 4) meet people of like mind:

 

 

Tax Day 2015, April 5, 2015

The Libertarian Party of San Francisco will host

"Tax Day 2015"  on April 5, 2015   Time TBA, but around 1:00 pm.

Latino/Hispanic Meeting Room B - Lower Level

San Francisco Main Library, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco

 

Please mark your calendars.  We will be posting subject of discussion, panelists, and moderator.

Umpire or Empire: History and Future of American Leadership, November 10, 2014

Umpire or Empire?  The History and Future of American Leadership

Monday, November 10, 2014   6:00 pm

Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman, Professor of American Foreign Relations, San Diego State University

 

The Commonwealth Club

595 Market St, San Francisco

 

Commonwealth Club members free;  Students with ID $7;   General Admission $20

 

For information:  http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/

 

Grapes of Wrath at 75, December 8, 2014

Grapes of Wrath at 75:  Retracing the Joads' Journey

Monday, December 8, 2014 

P.J. Palmer:  Filmmaker, Videographer

Octavio Solis:  Playright, Director

Patricia Wakida:  Writer, Artist

 

5:30 pm networking reception   6:00 pm program

 

The Commonweath Club

595 Market Street, San Francisco

 

Commonwealth Club members free;  Students with ID  $7;  General Admission $20

 

For information:

http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2014-12-08/grapes-wrath-75-retracing-joads%E2%80%99-journey#select-tickets

 

 

Why are we posting this event here:  The Grapes of Wrath traces not only the physical journey of the Joads' but also the emotional, and eventual social journey, from individualism to collectivism.  Book worth reading if you have not done so already, and event worth attending to pose some good questions to the panelists.

LWV Candidate Meet & Greet, October 23, 2014

2014 Candidate Meet & Greet

Hosted by the San Francisco League of Women Voters

Thursday, October 23, 2014     6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Nissan Infinity San Francisco, 1395 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco

 

"Meet face to face with local San Francisco candidates and current officials.

Get informed about the issues in the November ballot.

Network with fellow activists and celebrate political awareness."

 

Complimentary food.  Cash bar.

 

$15 students - Admission to Meet & Greet only

$25 general - Admission to Meet & Greet and one drink ticket

$50 VIP - Admission to Meet & Greet, two drink tickets, and a swag bag

$100 - League Supporter - Includes admission to Meet & Greet, two drink tickets, a swag bag, and LWV one-year membership.

 

 Advance tickets are available at: www.2014meetandgreet.eventbrite.com. Tickets will also be sold at the door.

 

Francis Fukuyama on Political Order Political Decay, October 21, 2014

Francis Fukuyama, author of

Political Order and Political Decay:  From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy


The Commonwealth Club, 595 Market Street, San Francisco

5:30 pm check-in   6:00 pm program   7:00 pm book signing

$12 members of the Commonwealth Club   $20 non-members   $7 students with ID