Archives for June 2016

Friday, July 22nd – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Chuck Peterson Quintet with vocalist Dorothy Lefkovits

Live jazz every Friday night at Bird & Beckett, from 5:30 to 8:00 pm This week: ¬†Chuck Peterson leads his quintet through two sets of standards and bebop, with singer Dorothy Lefkovits lending her characteristic charm and grace to the … [Read more...]

Monday, July 18th – 7-9 pm
poets Richard Voorhees & Mark Cormier

Nothing really is known to us of these poets, not having inquired into the wily machinations of m.c. Jerry Ferraz, whom we trust implicitly. Yet we remain sanguine that all will be well and, well, delightful. Or better. Do come. An open mic … [Read more...]

Sunday, July 17th – 7:30-10 pm
canyon moonlight music series… until the Riptide returns!
Rockabilly King Jinx Jones & his Trio!

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Memorial Gatherings for Lurilla Harris Tuesday, July 19th, Noon
at the First Unitarian Universalist Church, Franklin at Geary
and Wednesday, July 20, 2:30 pm at the St. Francis Lutheran Church, 152 Church St. near Market St.

Celebrate the life of Lurilla Harris! Lurilla was a marvel of a woman, a tenacious survivor despite a stroke some years ago, who made the rounds constantly, forging ahead with her walker, transported hither and yon constantly by the city's service … [Read more...]

Sunday, July 17th – 2 pm
Dual Author Event
Laurie Taylor & Richard Michael Levine

Two fiction writers, Laurie Taylor and Richard Michael Levine, share the stage at Bird & Beckett this Sunday afternoon. On remote Spanish island near the African coast, a Mexican American¬†entomologist, Epiphany Jerome, is looking for a rare … [Read more...]