Calendar Events Listing

MARCH 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.

Saturday February 28th

HandCrafted Mindfulness presents...
A practical workshop for the crafty and the curious Bust Your Anxiety with Knitting as Meditation

If you like to craft (knit, crochet, quilt, etc), then bring your craft project to this workshop to discover ways to: Get to know your anxiety and control it Heighten your self-awareness Deepen your connection and appreciation in life
$10 EventBrite w/ promo code / $20 at the door
Room A | 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more info and promo code

Saturday February 28th

The Presidio Trust presents...
New Presidio Parklands Project: Design Your Own Park Workshop

As the highway to the Golden Gate Bridge becomes a panoramic, tunnel-top landscape, amazing new opportunities to experience the Presidio will be created. Drop by to learn about James Corner Field Operations’ design approach and concept, and to share your ideas and comments.
Auditorium | 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
For more info visit at: http://newpresidioparklands.org/ to learn about their design approach and concept, and to share your ideas and comments.

Sabado 28 de Marzo y Domingo 1 de Marzo

ALAS Centro de Transformacion presents...
Abundancia y Prosperidad

La Conciencia de la Prosperidad y Abundancia, Conoce cual es tu verdadera relacion con el dinero, como tu mismo la conviertres en el mayor obstaculo para obtenerlo. Usando desde ejercicios de visualización y conceptos metaficios de planeación financiera e instrumentos de inversión, en este taller aprenderás cuales son los principios básicos que rigen la abundacia. Tu puedes fácilmente, en corto tiempo, cambiar tu situación financiera
Room A | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
For more info call visit:

Sunday March 1st

Women’s Travel Fest presents...
Women’s Travel Fest

Interested in traveling? Gain insider tips, budget & travel hacking pointers, travel writing lessons & more in a day of workshops dedicated to inspire women to travel the world!
Auditorium | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Audre Lorde Room | 10:30am- 3:30pm
For more info call visit: www.womenstravelfest.com

Monday March 2nd

The Law Offices of CR Abrams presents...
Free Revocable Living Trust, 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 and never pay another dime, For the rest of your life. Call now to reserve your seats.
Room A | 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
For more info call visit: http://www.crabrams.com/#!seminars/c1nr8

Tuesday March 3rd, 10th, 24th, 31st

RH Improv LLC presents...
Improv Drop-Ins with Rachel Hamilton

These classes are for Improvisers of all levels looking to take a deep dive into more compelling, truthful work. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced Improviser, the focus of these classes will be on learning to befully present in the moment so that you may connect with your partner(s) and authentically discover the world of the scene.
Good times and great Improv will be had.
Prerequisite: Please be trained in the basics of Improv. If you are an absolute beginner and would like to attend, please drop me an email and we can discuss possibilities!
$50 per class
Room B | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
For more info contact Rachel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit at: http://rachelhamiltonimprov.com/drop-ins/

Wednesday March 11th

Interface Children and Family Services presents...
Trauma Informed Practices for Children’s exposed to Family

This training is intended for case workers, family advocates, child care workers, teachers and other community that may come in contact with children or families exposed to family violence
Audre Lorde Room | 7:00am- 5:00pm
For more info contact Camille Armas: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Or visit: www.familyresourcecenters.net/event-registration/

Saturday March 14th

Fairmont Elementary presents...
Una Noche

Una Noche is Fairmont Elementary Annual auction and fundraiser featuring fabulous food, awesome auction items, dancing and cheer.
Auditorium | 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Sunday March 15th

Our Family Coalition presents...
Modern Family Act Workshop

Whether you are trying to adopt your non-biological child or create an agreement with a known donor or surrogate, you’ll want to find out how the recently enacted AB2344 benefits your family-building. Ora Prochovnick and Charlie Spiegel, attorney specializing in non-traditional family law, and Cathy Sakimura, Family Law Director, National center for Lesbians Rights, will clarify the new legislation and answer any questions you might have.
Room B | 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
For more info call visit: www.ourfamily.org  

Wednesday March 18th

San Francisco Bicycle Coalition presents...
Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop for Women, Trans* & Femme

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the SF Bicycle Coalition is offering a special bicycle education workshop for female-identified people.
Has it been a long time since you’ve been on a bike or are you new to riding in the city? Come learn the basics at our Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop. The course is a presentation covering the basics of how to pick the right bike for everyday riding in SF.
Topics covered include:  Choosing a bike, Rules of the road, Route planning, Bike safety skills, Locking your bike, And more!
Room A | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For more info and to RSVP visit: http://www.sfbike.org/events/

Saturday March 21st

Jericho Foundation Inc presents...
Jericho Foundation Gala

Silent auction and dinner, to restore hope in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Auditorium | 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
For more info call visit: http://www.jerichofoundation.org/events_page.php

Saturday March 28th

Women’s National book ass’n presents...
Pitch –O-Rama: Meet agents and editors

A chance to pitch your book one-on-one in an informal relaxed setting.  Continental Breakfast, Free pre-pitch coaching and ongoing mentoring with professional coaches
Two one-hour pitch sessions
Panel Presentation: Steps to Publishing-Editing
Pre-registration required, space very limited—register soon!
Cost: $65 WNBA members, $75 WNBA non-members, $90 walk-ins, if space
Auditorium | 8:00 am – 1:30 pm
For more info call visit: http://wnba-sfchapter.org/

 

 

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