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Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Live Music in Bar/Club
Joe Montoya's Poetry Unplugged
Joe Montoya hosts this weekly open mic of spoken word, poetry and music at Luna's Cafe.
Luna's Cafe & Juice Bar
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lecture on Vitamins and Cognitive Decline
Joshua Miller, professor and chair of the Department of Nutritional Sciences at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, will speak about the role vitamins can play in preventing Alzheimer’s disease and dementia at a free public lecture, “Can Vitamins ...
University of California, Davis – MIND Institute
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 6pm-7:30am
Talks & Readings: Tour, History/Science
Behind-the-Scenes California State Archives Tour
The State Archives’ collections of historic records include more than 100 million documents, 20,000 maps and architectural drawings, 250,000 photographs, and thousands of video and audio recordings. Each guided tour provides a close encounter with the Arch...
California State Archives
Sacramento, CA

Fri 6/30/17 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 7/28/17 at 10am-11am
Fri 8/25/17 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Portuguese Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses
All those who speak Portuguese are invited to attend the “Don’t Give Up!” three-day convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses. This program will be delivered through Bible discourse with themes such as “We Must Not Give Up — Especially Now!” and “Keep in Expectati...
Assembly Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses
Fremont, CA

Fri 6/30/17 - Sun 7/2/17 at 9:30am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Stories on Stage Sacramento with Vanessa Hua & Josh Barkan
Stories on Stage Sacramento is an event where short fiction is read by actors. The June event will feature work by Vanessa Hua and Josh Barkan: "The Older The Ginger," read by Hock Tjoa, and "The Chef and El Chapo," read by Berman Obaldia.
CLARA Auditorium
Sacramento, CA

Fri 6/30/17 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Meeting
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous
This is a meeting for food addicts in recovery maintaining anonymity.
St. Andrews United Methodist Church
Sacramento, CA

Sat 7/1/17 at 9am-10:30am
Sat 7/8/17 at 9am-10:30am
Sat 7/15/17 at 9am-10:30am
Sat 7/22/17 at 9am-10:30am
Sat 7/29/17 at 9am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Museum, Family/Child (Books)
All Aboard for Story Time
All Aboard for Storytime is held on the first and third Monday of each month. Books and activities in the Museum change each month but all with a railroad theme. Docents read books about the railroads to our youngest visitors at 11 am and 11:30 am. Good Da...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Mon 7/3/17 at 11am-11:30am
Mon 7/10/17 at 11am-11:30am
Mon 7/17/17 at 11am-11:30am
Mon 7/24/17 at 11am-11:30am
Mon 7/31/17 at 11am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
The Moth Story Slam
The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art of storytelling. It celebrates both the raconteur who breathes fire into true tales of ordinary life, and the storytelling novice who has lived through something extraordinary and ye...
Freight & Salvage Coffee House
Berkeley, CA

Wed 7/5/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 8/2/17 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
49er Lost Chords Club
The 49er Lost Chords, a throat cancer support group, meets the first Thursday of each month in the UC Davis Medical Center's Glassrock Building.
University of California, Davis – Medical Center Glassrock Bldg.
Sacramento, CA

Thu 7/6/17 at 1pm-2pm
Thu 8/3/17 at 1pm-2pm
Thu 9/7/17 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Carmichael Cactus & Succulent Society Meeting
Speaker to be announced at Carmichael Park Clubhouse, 5750 Grant Avenue, Carmichael.
Carmichael Park
Carmichael, CA

Thu 7/6/17 at 10am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Baseball
Modesto Nuts at San Jose Giants
The Giants, San Francisco's Advanced-A affiliate, host the Nuts, the Seattle Mariners' club, in a California League contest.
San Jose Municipal Stadium
San Jose, CA

Fri 7/7/17 at 7pm
Sat 7/8/17 - Sun 7/9/17 at 5pm
Mon 7/10/17 at 7pm
Mon 7/24/17 - Tue 7/25/17 at 7pm
Wed 7/26/17 at 12:30pm
Talks & Readings: Children, Signing/Readings
Story Time
Embark on an adventure through the sights, sounds, and stories that make the automobile come alive. Kids can gather around and listen to a story about common themes we see in cars, such as lights, horns and wheels. Then explore the museum and see, touch an...
California Automobile Museum
Sacramento, CA

Fri 7/7/17 at 10:30am-11:15am
Fri 8/4/17 at 10:30am-11:15am
Fri 9/1/17 at 10:30am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Politics
Citizens Climate Lobby Sacramento
Power up for climate action. Listen to a national speaker and hear about this month's national actions. There will be discussions and refreshments. If you can't join in person, you can call into the national call from anywhere: (866) 642-1665, passcode 440...
Reason Center
Sacramento, CA

Sat 7/8/17 at 9:45am-12pm
Sat 8/12/17 at 9:45am-12pm
Sat 9/9/17 at 9:45am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Museum, Talks/Lectures
Matt Gaser
Meet, watch and talk to Matt Gaser, a Spectrum Award-winning freelance illustrator/visual development artist. Gaser has worked on "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" animated series, "Green Lantern: The Animated Series," and recently "The Angry Birds Movie," among...
Charles M. Schulz Museum
Santa Rosa, CA

Sat 7/8/17 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Stop Back Pain University, Dr. Barry Triestman D.C., A.R.T.
Stop Back Pain University is a comprehensive course that will enable you to heal your back. With a combination of deep understanding in your mind and body of how, why, a what to do.We will do this through physical practice & lecture Back pain affect 80...
Truckee Donner Community Recreation Center
Truckee, CA

Tue 7/11/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 7/18/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 7/25/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 8/1/17 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Museum, Talks/Lectures
Building the City of Dust
Will Roger Peterson discovered Burning Man in 1994 and founded the Black Rock City Department of Public Works — a team of several hundred people responsible for pre-event and post-event construction logistics and production. Join Will as he shares stories ...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Thu 7/13/17 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Gardening
Sacramento Rose Society Monthly Meeting
The Sacramento Rose Society holds its monthly meeting.
Shepard Garden & Arts Center
Sacramento, CA

Thu 7/13/17 at 7pm-9:30pm
Thu 8/10/17 at 7pm-9:30pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 7pm-9:30pm
Talks & Readings: Computers/Technology, Talks/Lectures
SQLSaturday Sacramento 2017
SQLSaturday is a training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. This event is hosted by the Sacramento SQL Server User Group, a local chapter of the Professional Association for SQL Server. The one-day event on Sat...
Patrick Hays Learning Center
Sacramento, CA

Sat 7/15/17 at 7:30am-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Genealogy - Uncovering Female Ancestors
How do you research the women in your family tree? Learn to consider the documents and items helpful to genealogists that are often left behind by women. In this lecture, genealogy specialist and author Gena Philibert-Ortega will look at the specific tra...
Sacramento Public Library – Central
Sacramento, CA

Sun 7/16/17 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Gardening, Meeting
Begonia Society
This is the monthly meeting of the Sacramento Begonia Society.
Shepard Garden & Arts Center
Sacramento, CA

Tue 7/18/17 at 7:15pm-9:30pm

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