Calendar Events Listing

APRIL 2015

The Women’s Building supports the free and non-violent exchange of ideas and differing viewpoints, yet we remain non-partisan and do not endorse any political candidates.

Wednesday April 1st

Hindu Swayam Sevak Sangh presents...
Women’s Networking Event

We are all concerned and passionate about issues for which we devote our time, energy and resources to make this world a better place for everyone. This event will give an opportunity for all of us to connect with each other and share the work we are passionate about. This event will give an opportunity to understand how women in India carrying forward similar passion in different situations.
Room B | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
For more info call Manisha Kand at 408 219-2102

Friday April 3rd

San Francisco Community Radio presents...
SFCR Spring Gala

You can help San Francisco Community Radio get back on the radio dial and spend a night to remember! Join us for a special performance by Will Durst as well as food, beer and wine from local outlets!
Tickets are limited and only $30, payable through Paypal (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ). You can also send a check, made out to "San Francisco Community Radio," to 1247 Fulton #4, San Francisco, CA 94117. Please write "Spring Gala" in the memo field. Join us for an evening of extravaganza & help us get back on the radio waves!
Auditorium | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Saturday April 4th

The Women’s Building Community Resource Room and UCSF, Psi-Omega & AAWD present...
Beautiful Smiles/Sonrisas Bonitas

Free oral cancer screening. Free dental hygiene products. Fluoride varnish application.
Exámenes de cáncer oral gratuitos. Productos de higiene dental gratuitos. Aplicación de barniz de fluoruro.
Auditorium | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Saturday April 4th

Young Women Social Entrepreneurs  present...
Social Enterprise: An Unconference

Ever been to an Unconference? For our April monthly gathering, YWSE-SF is shaking things up a bit by hosting a participant-driven unconference workshop where we will facilitate discussion around social enterprise and create an open space for sharing. YWSE-SF's Unconference is a great way to garner wisdom and mutually empower each other as we share our individual, collective, and most importantly, valuable perspectives on how we participate in and inspire social entrepreneurship in our personal and work lives.  
The evening will also have a built-in networking component which we know you have been missing!
Our topics for the evening include:
The difference between non-profits and social enterprises
Impact investors and how to get funding for your idea
Working for a social enterprise vs. starting one
Corporate responsibility
Drinks and snacks will be provided.
Room A | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Don't forget to RSVP on Eventbrite!
For more info visit: http://www.ywse.org/san_francisco

Saturday April 18th

San Francisco Women Against Rape (SFWAR) presents...
Walk Against Rape

Sexual violence touches all of our lives, Walk Against Rape is the chance to say NO! to sexual violence in our communities. March with us as we speak out against sexual violence and rape. Let's make our voices and stories known. Silence is not golden!
Walk Against Rape aims to:
Raise awareness in San Francisco around issues of sexual violence. Provide a space for survivors of sexual violence to heal and celebrate their survival.
Educate communities about the resources available in the aftermath of an assault.
Raise money for San Francisco's only community based rape crisis center. Create community around shared experiences of sexual violence so as to not isolate further the experience.
To make visible what has historically been silenced and invisible.
Auditorium | 10am
For more info visit:  http://www.sfwar.org/walk/index.html
Or contact: Bhavana Manchanda at 415-861-2024 or via email at
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Saturday April 18th & Sunday April 19th

South Asian Sisters present...
Yoni Ki Baat

Tickets Selling Quickly for YKB 2015 in San Francisco! YKB returns for its 11th Edition!
Since our first Bay Area show in 2003, South Asian Sisters' YONI KI BAAT (inspired by the Vagina Monologues) has brought to life poignant, provocative and hilarious original stories about every aspect of South Asian womanhood.

This year our international crew of writers and cast members, from across the United States and as far flung as Australia, South Africa, India, and Malaysia, bring you all-new tales about dating mishaps, complicated families, secret pleasures, and all things hairy. Nothing is off the table - join us as we share authentic South Asian experiences.  
Auditorium | Saturday 4/18 @ 6:30 pm | Sunday 4/19 @ 5:00pm
To buy your tickets, visit: http://ykb2015.brownpapertickets.com/

Tuesday April 21st & Wednesday April 22nd  

The Management Center presents...
Managing to Change the World- 2 Day Extended Training

This fast-paced course in the basics of effective management will teach you how to ensure your team gets great results and includes time for discussion and practice. You’ll learn how to:
Delegate tasks effectively
Use goals to hand off broad responsibilities
Check in with your staff efficiently
Hire great people
Give feedback and develop your staff
Resolve performance problems and manage people out
Incorporate an understanding of diversity and difference
Work more effectively with your own boss by managing up
Keep yourself organized and use your time effectively, even when you have an overflowing plate
Ensure your team gets great results
Audre Lorde | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
For more info visit at: http://www.managementcenter.org/trainings/crash-course-for-managers/#sf  

Wednesday April 22nd

Parents for Public Schools presents...
PPS San Francisco Annual General Meeting 2015

Join Parents for Public Schools- San Francisco PPS-SF for our annual meeting. Staff, members of the board, parents, and other members of the community will reflect on what strategic parent engagement has accomplished toward improving public schools and what’s in store for the future. Translation services, refreshments, and child care will be provided.
Audre Lorde | 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
For more info call visit: www.ppssf.org  

Thursday April 23rd

The Law Offices of C.R. Abrams presents...
Free Revocable Living Seminar Program

Don’t let the government get your assets! Take control of your affairs now! We can do a new trust or restate your old trust for $699.00 and never pay another dime for the rest of your life. Call now to reserve your seats!
Room B | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For more info visit at: http://www.crabrams.com/

Tuesday April 28th

The Presidio Trust  presents...
New Presidio Parklands Project Round Table Discussion

The New Presidio Parklands Project is bringing city planning to the people. Take this once in a lifetime chance to help design your national park. As an elevated freeway is replaced by an at-gate tunnel, 13 acres of new public parkland will connect the beautiful waterfront and the heart of the presidio. At the public roundtable discussion, were excited to collaborate with the community and refine designs for the new parkland.
Audre Lorde | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For more info visit www.newpresidioparklands.org   

Wednesday April 29th

Peace Corps presents...
Around the World in 90 Minutes

Travel the world through the eyes of international volunteers. Expose your senses to photos, clothing, art, music and more from Returned Peace Corps volunteers who have served around the globe. Have your questions answered and talk with local Peace Corps staff about the application process. Let’s celebrate the next generation of Peace Corps Volunteers departing for service this summer!
Auditorium | 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
For more info visit www.peacecorps.gov

 

 

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