Sunday, October 1st – 2-3 pm
Eveline Kanes & MaryLee McNeal
poetry reading

Spindlermühle ((Czechoslovakia), 1930s So clear that night and still, only the sound of the horse’s hooves on packed snow and the sleigh’s bells broke the silence, our breaths mingled with the horse’s steam as we huddled under a heavy … [Read more...]

Saturday, September 30th – 7:30-10:00 pm
Seventh Avenu
jazz club! when lights are low…
$20 cover charge

 Graham Bruce writes and arranges for this seven-piece jazz juggernaut, with a book of original music thick as a brick! Mad Duran, alto, soprano, flute Dave Schrader, tenor, soprano Ruth Ahlers, bari Steve Weaver, trombone Dan Neville, … [Read more...]

Tuesday, September 26th – 7:30 pm
Screening and party for the
Best 48 Hour Film Project Ever!
Chronos Cowboy!

Tony Litwak and his merry band of sharpshooters capture 50 years of San Francisco joy, culture and temperate weather in just 6 minutes! Watch your neighborhood bookstore become a full-on movie star! Baddest Greek Chorus Ever! Best Cowboy … [Read more...]

Sunday, September 24th – 2:30-4 pm
Walker Talks! on the lasting significance of Alan Watts

Alan Watts, born near London in 1915, was drawn to Buddhism at a young age, and published his first book in 1936 at age 21, The Spirit of Zen: A Way of Life, Work and Art in the Far East. Though he later came to view that book as somewhat naive and … [Read more...]

Saturday, September 23rd – 7:30 pm
Jeff Hamilton Jazz!
$15 cover charge

Jeff Hamilton plays piano! A trio with Clint Baker on trumpet and Robert Young on reeds. There are at least two drummers named Jeff Hamilton in the world of exquisite music... the big band (Clayton/Hamilton) drummer and this one. And don't we … [Read more...]