104 Montgomery Street San Francisco
The Walt Disney Family Museum will present the Water to 「Paper, Paint to Sky: The Art of Tyrus Wong」Art Exhibition from 8/15 -2/3/2014. This exhibition will focus on the life of a famous Chinese American artist, Tyrus Wong, who is a gifted painter, muralist, kite maker, lithographer, Hollywood sketch artist, calligrapher, ceramicist, and Disney Legend.
For more information: www.waltdisney.org/wong
ASC Projects San Francisco
ASC Projects is pleased to present Live/Work: An Alternative Showcase, a group exhibition about living with art and artists making a living, with works and wares by Mark Baugh-Sasaki, Craig Calderwood, Kristen van Diggelen, and Smith|Allen. In the style of an interior showcase, Live/Work features artists whose consumer wares directly reflect the creative vision, craftsmanship, and conceptual rigor of their contemporary artworks, highlighting both their commercial craft, as well as their content-driven gallery works. The exhibition opens Saturday, December 7, with an artist reception at 7pm and continues through January 18.
Are you a great pastry chef? Enter our Best Dessert Contest and find out!
Submit your best dessert recipe and a photo by January 17th. KTSF will post all recipes on our Best Dessert Contest page and open it to your votes. The top 3 vote getters will win a chance to bring their desserts to a broadcast of Talk Tonight on January 24th when our special judges will pick a winner live on TV! Here’s your chance to show the world what a great pastry chef you are.
For more information: http://www.ktsf.com/en/bakery/
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
SF Main Library San Francisco
Date: Now through January 19th. Every Friday to Sunday, 11am – 3pm
Attention all lego lovers! Don’t miss the Holiday Lego Extravaganza now through January 19th at Palo Alto MOAH! During this event, you will enjoy a variety of Lego creations made by members of the club, featuring train layouts, Bay Area landmarks, castles, miniature cities, sculptures, portraits, and more!
For more information: (650) 321-1004, www.moah.org
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Museum of American Heritage (MOAH) Palo Alto
This exhibit showcases television in its early years when it became a prime source of entertainment and an important source of local and national news. The exhibition runs from September 27th, 2013 to March 23rd, 2014, every Friday to Sunday from 11am-4pm.
For more information: http://www.moah.org/currentExhibit.html
Marin Civil Exhibit Hall San Rafael
1/11, 10am-5pm; 1/12, 10am-4pm
The Bay Area World Guitar Show will be held on this weekend in San Rafael! Bring all you can carry to sell or trade. The event will be showcasing 100′s new, used, old, rare guitars!
For more information: www.calshows.tv
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds San Jose
Bring your lovely pet to the Bay Area Pet Expo this Saturday in San Jose! The event is featuring tons of exhibitors, discounted vaccinations and flea preventives. You can also adopt your next pet in this event, learn about pet care, grooming, as well as the latest and greatest per products.
For more information: (800) 977-3609, www.bayareapetexpo.com
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Asian Art Museum San Francisco
Celebrate the Japanese New Year with mochi pounding, which is a colorful and exciting New Year tradition to make delectably sweet rice cakes, with music, dance and costumes.
For more information: (415) 581-3500, http://www.asianart.org/
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Castro Valley Library Castro Valley
In this event, you’ll have a chance to learn about traditional Taiwanese breakfast and sample some too! This event is recommended for people who is age 12 years old or younger. The program is free and please register at the Children’s Desk of Castro Valley Library.
For more information: 510-667-7900