12:00 下午 - 6:00 下午
Alameda County Fairgrounds Pleasanton CA
August 3-5, 2018, Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton. Fri. 12pm-6pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm. Admission $7 weekend pass. Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals and much more at manufacturer’s prices. Over 60 exhibitors from around the world. Jewelry repair & cleaning while you shop. Free hourly door prizes. For more info, visit www.gemfaire.com or call (503) 252-8300 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
12:00 下午 - 4:00 下午
Portsmouth Square San Francisco
PORTSMOUTH SQUARE, SAN FRANCISCO CHINATOWN
Join #withoutwalls this summer with the 9th Annual Chinatown Music Festival!
The free afternoon music and alleyway festival brings together San Francisco residents and visitors alike and will feature an eclectic and inclusive mix of traditional and contemporary artists, performances, and art.
Lion Dance Me
Sandy Guo, vocalist, Chinese pop
The City Jazz Band
The 29th Street Swingtet
Fat Chance Belly Dance
Lex the Lexicon Artist
Museum of Craft and Design San Francisco
Craft your day with the whole family at MCD!
As always, we will be offering a number of exhibition-related activities for visitors of all ages to enjoy.
Learn to grow your own crystals using household materials! You will start the process at MCD, then take your project home to watch grow. Explore other themes found in Raw Design using rocks and minerals to create small sculptures and play around with making weavings from found materials. Do you know what a cassette tape is?! You will after this event!
PLUS: Decorate your Swag Bag and play around with magnetic design.
All activities are FREE with admission * Kids 12 and under are always free
Activities free with admission: $8 general admission, $6 students/seniors, 12 and under FREE, Museum members FREE
Sudhana Center Ukiah
Do our roots and culture have anything to offer us in these modern times? How can we communicate and connect with our children and parents? Can a family draw upon the Buddha’s wisdom and traditions for a happy, harmonious family?
This residential camp will be led by two senior Buddhist monastics, Rev. Ming-Kuang and Rev. Heng Sure. Activities include:
• Connecting through Storytelling: Connecting parents and children through cross-generational sharing of stories that reveal our values, culture and heritage.
• Serving with Joy: Children and parents joining together to serve, assist and clean up in the spirit of community and generosity.
• Eating as a Family: Fostering wholesome practices in which families share a meal together with meaningful conversation.
• Caring for Parents: Empowering children by engaging them in significant roles within the family through simple acts of care and kindness.
• Learning Meditation and Mindfulness: Learning meditation and mindfulness as a method of bringing awareness to our lives and transforming our habits and relationships.
Come join a fun camp of story telling, music and connecting with our roots.
Dates: Monday-Thursday, August 6th-9th, 2018
Location: Sudhana Center / 225 S Hope St., Ukiah, CA 95482
Cost: $100 (adult, young adult) / $50 (children under 12)
4:00 下午 - 5:00 下午
Chinatown Branch Library San Francisco CA
請來參加作者Jackson Fahnestock的書作Shu Wei’s Revenge介紹講座。故事講述了1898年中國鄉村的一個書記官 Shu Wei 迫於惡勢力，不得不背井離鄉。他們移民到了三藩市唐人街，卻陷入了複雜的地下社會。故事情節隨著主人公爲了生存和捍衛自己的尊嚴而變得錯綜複雜。Jackson的寫作也得益於他本人作爲一個建築師經常游走東亞和東南亞之間的經歷。講座後將有作者售簽活動。本書贏得了紐約Big Book獎並進入了2015年William Faulkner-William 智慧創意寫作競賽半決賽。
12:00 下午 - 8:00 下午
SF War Memorial Veteran’s Building San Francisco CA
37 Local Ensembles • 4 Stages • 160 Musicians
Listen local at the eleventh annual SF Music Day, the Bay Area’s free daylong music festival in downtown San Francisco, presented by InterMusic SF. SF Music Day showcases the dynamism and diversity of Bay Area music, from string quartets to jazz combos, new music pioneers to chamber groups steeped in musical sounds from across the globe.