09/27/14 – The Emerald Tablet

Edited: September 27th, 2014

100 Thousand Poets for Change

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Saturday, September 27 is 2014’s global 100 Thousand Poets for Change Day (http:/www.100TPC.org)!

The Emerald Tablet
80 Fresno Street (in North Beach)
San Francisco

Come to the Bay Area Poetry Marathon’s 100TPC event, and join other poets, musicians, artists, dancers, photographers, performing artists, around the USA & across the planet, in a demonstration & celebration of poetry to promote serious social, environmental, and political change.

This year’s staggeringly fabulous line-up includes:

* DODIE BELLAMY * JOHNNY HERNANDEZ * RJ INGRAM * NOMY LAMM * LORELEI LEE * BEN MIROV * COLIN PARTCH * MONICA STORSS * SUNNYLYN THIBODEAUX *

Doors open at 7pm.
Reading begins at 7:30pm *SHARP*

More info here (http://bayareapoetrymarathon.net/2014/09/17/100tpcevent2014/) and here (http://emtab.org/event/bay-area-poetry-marathon-sept-27-2014/)

For more info, contact series curator Donna de la Perriere

Edited: September 26th, 2014

09/20/14 – Temescal Arts Center

Edited: September 20th, 2014

GIRLSTOCK 10 Benefit for Bay Area Girls Rock Camp

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DAY ONE: S A T U R D A Y, S E P T E M B E R 2 0, 2 0 1 4

6PM-10PM

T E M E S C A L A R T S C E N T E R

5 1 1 – 4 8 t h S T R E E T, O A K L A N D, C A

ART AUCTION, POETRY, LIVE MUSIC, BURLESQUE, & SNACKS!

F R E E

* * A R T A U C T I O N * *
Stop on by to enjoy and bid on the incredible artwork of over 15 local artists, including Jade Ann B., Marsha Balian, Katherine Copenhaver, Sarah Waite Chase, Lisa Ganser, Shelley Harrison, Page Hodel (“Monday Hearts for Madalene” creator) , Cha Levias (Recently chosen by LightBox Photographic Mobilemagic Galley Show for her stunning iPhone images), Amelia Lewis, E. Oscar Maynard, John Middle, Jeremy Novy (San Franciso and Nationwide “Koi Graffiti Stencil Artwork” Street Artist), Voula O’Grady, Shreya Shah, Jen Solomon, Maei Thomas, Teri Thompson, Jessie Trinchard, and Trixie Wiley! Refreshments will be available.

* * S P O K E N W O R D * *
Hear stories told by Nomy Lamm and Irene McCalphin, two compelling spoken word artists who will stimulate your mind with magnificent tales about life.

* * L I V E M U S I C * *
Listen to rock, americana and yummy accordion licks as performed by Jolie, Mark Caputo and Nomy Lamm.

** B U R L E S Q U E **
Watch the polished and honed burlesque moves of Blue Charisma and Black Magnoliah!

100% of the proceeds from the sale of all artwork will go directly to the Bay Area Girls Rock Camp, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering girls through music, while promoting an environment that fosters self-confidence, creativity and collaboration.

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FOR INFO ABOUT DAY TWO:  http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/848712

Edited: September 15th, 2014