The Greenland Project, featuring Lucas Debari |
Presented by The North Face Speaker Series
Thursday, November 20
Somewhere in the mountains of Greenland, begging to be shredded, is a peak called Rytterknaegten. Lucas Debari, inspired by a single, very small, pixelated photo, has made it his mission to plan the perfect expedition to this remote glacier. Sherpas Cinema captures Lucas and his team, including recent Olympic gold medalist Kaitlyn Farrington, as they embark on an extraordinary experience full of laughter, festivity, and triumph. Come hear the story behind the film, moderated by Transworld.
Feminine Ways to Increase Success and De-stress Your Life |
Presented by FEM Talks, Alliance of Women Healers, Educators, and Leaders
Monday, December 8
After the evening program enjoy networking with a room full of brilliant women healers, educators, and leaders. Women say FEM Talks events are fun and lead to new insights and friendships. The ultimate vision of the women's community is to create waves of practical change by inspiring local women to link arms and move forward together. FEM Talks, Alliance of Women Educators, Healers, and Leaders present the "Miracle Salon" held on the second Monday of each month.
Developing Emotional Intelligence in Teenagers: An Evening with Marc Brackett, Ph.D. |
Presented by The Stepping Stones Project and the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence
Tuesday, December 9
This evening's program with Marc Brackett educates us how emotions drive learning, decision-making, creativity, relationships, health, and academic performance. Dr. Brackett is the lead developer of the international approach to social-emotional learning, RULER. He regularly consults with corporations and government agencies on best practices for incorporating emotional intelligence.
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Civics Day |
Presented by Generation Citizen
Monday, December 15
At Civics Day, middle and high school students from classrooms across the Bay Area will present their "action civics" projects, which address issues ranging from youth violence to school nutrition and park safety. Student presentations will be judged by community members, corporate leaders and local elected officials. Awards will be given in five categories, as well as for overall excellence at the middle and high school levels.
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What is Missing?: An Evening of Beauty & Delusion with Heyday Books |
Wednesday, January 14
Join us in celebrating the addition of a Bay Area “wormhole” to Maya Lin's What is Missing? project with a reception with Heyday Books’ Malcolm Margolin and other contributors. The evening will include a presentation of Heyday’s environmental history findings, as well as a discussion on how Bay Area ecosystems are continuing to be affected by climate change and human interventions.