PIER 39 San Francisco
Grab your blankets and head to PIER 39 for outdoor Movie Nights, held the last Friday of every month through September! Before the show, get a bite to eat at one of PIER 39’s restaurants, or take advantage of special Movie Night discounts at participating businesses. At sundown, settle in for a free screening of a classic San Francisco film. For more information and to see the monthly movie schedule, please visit http://www.pier39.com/home/events/39. Movie Nights are just one part of PIER 39’s 39-week long anniversary celebration! Learn more at pier39.com/39.
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Music Concourse Bandshell, Golden Gate Park San Francisco
Friday Nights at the de Young programs are after-hours art “happenings” that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a special Friday Night menu and specialty cocktails, and the observation tower is open until 8 pm. Artist Fellows, Artists-in-Residence, curators, scholars, and arts educators all play an active role in making Friday Nights an engaging museum experience for all.
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
SF Conservatory of Flowers San Francisco
Now through January 7, 2018; Daily except Mondays, 10am-4pm
Get eye to eye with a butterfly in the exhibit Butterflies & Blooms at the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park. The popular exhibit has been extended by overwhelming demand until January 7, 2018. The Special Exhibit gallery has been transformed into a beautiful and intimate cottage garden aflutter with hundreds of butterflies on the wing including magnificent monarchs, western swallowtails, painted ladies, and more.
The Butterfly Bungalow at the entrance to the gallery also allows you to observe the pupae in their chrysalis stage. You never know, you may be lucky enough to catch the moment when one of these delicate beauties emerges.
$8 and under.
Presented by Conservatory of Flowers
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
位於三藩市的華埠公共衛生局 ( 前第四衛生局 )，將於今年 8月份舉辦加州兒童護理班課程。這課程符合加州政府托兒牌照局規格，專為在家中作托兒工作者而設。加州政府規定所有家庭托兒工作者必須接受最少十六小時的兒童護理訓練。
在過去多年中，華埠公共衛生局一直為三藩市及灣區的家庭托兒工作者提供中文教授的 加州兒童護理 課程。用國 / 粵語教授的課程，將於8月5日及8月19日 (星期六) ，上午8時至下午5時，假華埠公共衛生局舉行。課程需預先報名，收費為一百八十元，考試合格者，將獲得美國紅十字會証書三份。
華埠公共衛生局位於三藩市美臣街一四九零號，百老匯街隧道頂。如欲索取報名表或問題查詢，請電 (415) 364-7906保健教育部。
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Historic Hoover Theatre San Jose
August 11 at 7pm, August 12 at 11am, 3pm, 7pm
A pop culture phenomenon comes to the stage. From the Emmy award winning Saturday morning TV series in the 1970′s that taught history, grammar, math, science, and politics through clever, tuneful songs, Schoolhouse Rock Live! JR. definitely rocks. Visit “Conjunction Junction” to “Unpack Your Adjectives” while you “Do the Circulation”. Generation X-ers seeking a taste of nostalgia will delight in introducing their own kids to this good, clean, and educational fun! Come discover why this Schoolhouse Rocks!
$12 attendees 12 and up, $8 children 11 and under, and $6 Children’s floor seating; Tickets at the door (30 minutes prior to curtain) $15 attendees 12 and up, $10 children 11 and under, and $6 Children’s floor seating.
Presented by Playful People Productions.
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waverly Place, San Francisco Chinatown San Francisco
Join the Chinese Culture Center in celebrating the 8th Annual Chinatown Music Festival on Saturday, August 12th, from 11:00am – 5:00pm. Spanning two blocks on Waverly Place, this free fun-filled afternoon of music, dancing, and interactive design will feature the world debut of a new composition by pianist and composer Jon Jang and the theme of “Living Alleyways” to highlight the main arteries of the community and the vibrancy in the neighborhood through the arts.
The Chinatown Music Festival also brings together a blend of traditional and contemporary music performances by a wide range of local and international artists. In addition to the wonderful performances this year the Festival also includes a variety of engaging activities to enjoy such as interactive design exhibitions by local artists, Chinese opera face painting, dance, massage, Chinese puzzles, and much more!
Free. Saturday August 12th. 11am-5pm. Waverly Place between Sacramento and Washington, San Francisco
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Yerba Buena Gardens San Francisco
The Pistahan Parade and Festival is an international celebration of Filipino community, culture and cuisine. Experience the best of Filipino art, dance, music and cuisine at the Yerba Buena Gardens. On Saturday, the Pistahan Parade will feature elaborate floats, marching bands and colorful contingents as it marches down Market from Civic Center to 4th St. The Festival will include live entertainment, popular balut eating contest, delectable Filipino cuisine, cultural exhibits, hands-on workshops for kids and adults. 11am-5pm.
The Pistahan is an international celebration of Filipino community, culture and cuisine, and will be held on August 12-13, 2017. The Grand Parade will kickoff the festival weekend on August 12, and will march up Market Street, from Civic Center to Fourth Street. The two-day outdoor Festival will take place at the beautiful Yerba Buena Gardens, and is expected to generate an audience of 80,000 people. The Pistahan is proudly produced by an all-volunteer staff and crew of the Filipino American Arts Exposition (FAAE), a grassroots, nonprofit organization based in San Francisco.
The Pistahan is the premiere showcase of world-class Filipino American music, dance, art and cuisine in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our mission is simple: to broaden awareness and deepen the understanding of Filipino heritage and traditions, as well as to spark cultural pride and foster community empowerment. This year’s theme is “Pride and Progress in SOMA Pilipinas” to celebrate the 1-year anniversary of SOMA Pilipinas: the new Filipino cultural heritage district in San Francisco.
Photo courtesy of the Pistahan Parade and Festival.
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
移民美國，是否仍然覺得在異鄉作客？你是否想在三藩市生活而仍然感受到家鄉的那份親切？誠意邀請你們參加三藩市播道會在2017年8月12日星期六於早上11點至下午4點半舉辦「異鄉鄰舍情社區同樂日」。三藩市播道會位於三藩市耀仁街 756 號, (756 Union street, San Francisco)，在過去30年，一直為華人社區服務。異鄉鄰舍情正想表達鄰舍之間的關懷與溫情。
專業資訊講座: 早上11點半至下午1點 由現任職於亞拉美達縣社會服務署，資深社工碩士鍾鳳美主講紅藍白卡及白卡受保須知。下午1點30分至2點45分由灣區知名電台理財節目「理財天地」、「談天說地」網站主持人林修榮主講「生財有道」。