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Beautiful Relationships: Flora and Fauna from Around the World

01/16/2017-04/30/2017
10:00 上午 - 4:00 下午
San Francisco Botanical Garden
San Francisco  California

January through April 30, 2017, 10am – 4pm (except Tuesdays)

The Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture at San Francisco Botanical Garden presents Beautiful Relationships: Flora and Fauna from Around the World, an exhibition of nature illustrations by Rachel Diaz-Bastin.

Bastin works in the entomology department at the California Academy of Sciences where she was inspired to learn from illustrators on staff and recently studied scientific illustration at UC Santa Cruz. She is known for her beautifully accurate illustrations of insects. She also illustrates spiders for publication in scientific journals as well as various plants and animals for researchers, conservation organizations, parks, and wildlife centers.

Free

Presented by San Francisco Botanical Garden Society.

Friday Night at the Art Center

01/27/2017
7:00 下午 - 10:00 下午
The Palo Alto Art Center
Palo Alto 

Wear something bright and colorful for the Palo Alto Art Center’s free Friday Night at the Art Center on January 27, 7-10 p.m. The event celebrates the opening of our new exhibition, “Spectral Hues: artists + color,” and will feature artmaking activities, great food, refreshing drinks, and a chance to meet some of the exhibiting artists.

Free

Presented by Palo Alto Art Center

STANFORD PAN – ASIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

02/04/2017
All Day
Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University
Palo Alto 

STANFORD PAN – ASIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, February 4, 2017
BING CONCERT HALL
327 Lasuen Street
Stanford, CA 94305

Multi-talented singer Mojgan Shajarian will perform with a hand-selected ensemble that will showcase the living tradition of Persian classical music. Her singing will be joined by the drums of renowned percussionist Pejman Hadadi, virtuoso setar player Amir Nojan, and expert gheychak player Hamd Afsharee for a rare collaboration that cannot be missed!

Information: http://panasianmusicfestival.stanford.edu/

58th Annual White Elephant Sale

03/04/2017-03/05/2017
10:00 上午 - 4:00 下午
White Elephant Sale Warehouse
Oakland 

March 4 and 5, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The 58th annual White Elephant Sale, the biggest and best rummage sale in Northern California, returns to Oakland March 4 and 5, 2017. Proceeds from the Sale, which is organized and presented by the Oakland Museum Women’s Board, benefit the Oakland Museum of California. Named one of San Francisco’s Top 100 Events by BizBash, the celebrated rummage sale spans 96,000-square-feet and includes 19 departments, offering a range of quality used goods, including furniture, artwork, household items, china, sporting goods, fine jewelry, Asian collectibles, tools, music, books, vintage and contemporary clothing.

Free

Presented by Oakland Museum Women’s Board

http://whiteelephantsale.org/