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Rakestraw Books presents Reza Aslan at Danville Congregational Church Nov 30th

Rakestraw Books presents Reza Aslan:

Danville Congregational Church
989 San Ramon Valley Blvd, Danville
Thursday, November 30th, 2017
12:00 – 1:30pm | $10

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Zealot and host of Believer explores humanity’s quest to make sense of the divine in this concise and fascinating history of our understanding of God.
In Zealot, Reza Aslan replaced the staid, well-worn portrayal of Jesus of Nazareth with a startling new image of the man in all his contradictions. In his new book, Aslan takes on a subject even more immense: God, writ large.

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Te Aito, Warrior Performance at Lesher Center in Walnut Creek Nov 21st

Te Aito, Warrior:

Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Dr, Walnut Creek
Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
7:30pm | $35 – $45

Before becoming the great Chief, young Temarama and his twin sister Herenui were separated from an invasion of a villainous tribe, removing him from ascending to his father’s place in line of Chief. While left all alone, Herenui’s life mission is deliver brother back to ascend him to his rightful place. This is her journey.

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International Auto Show at Moscone Center in San Francisco Nov 18th – 26th


International Auto Show:

Moscone Center
Saturday, November 18th – Sunday, November 26th, 2017
$10 (kids under 12 free)

The San Francisco Chronicle 60th Annual International Auto Show will offer Bay Area residents their first opportunity to see new 2018 model vehicles from the world’s major manufacturers, all in one place.

The San Francisco International Auto Show is Northern California’s largest and most spectacular auto exhibition. It is the only Auto Show held regionally that lures the dazzling high-tech manufacturer displays and showcases automotive innovation. The show will feature more than 600 vehicles representing the work of 35 major manufacturers for the year 2018 and beyond. It will fill the newly remodeled Moscone Center with over one million square feet of exhibit space.

Among the manufacturers scheduled to exhibit their 2018 vehicles are: Acura; Aston Martin; Audi; Bentley; BMW; Buick; Chevrolet; Chrysler; Dodge; Fiat; Ford; Genesis; GMC; Honda; Hyundai; Infiniti; Jaguar; Jeep; KIA; Lamborghini; Land Rover; Lexus; Lincoln; Lotus; Mazda; Mercedes-Benz; Ram; Nissan; Rolls Royce; Smart; Scion; Subaru; Porsche; Toyota; Volkswagen; and Volvo.

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Loving Vincent Playing at Walnut Creek Library Nov 18th


Loving Vincent:

Walnut Creek Library (Oak View Room)
1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek
Saturday, November 18th, 2017
7:30pm | $12

“Loving Vincent” is the first film made using oil paints. Altogether there are 66,000 frames that took 10 years to paint. The film is a biopic of Vincent Van Gogh, the tortured Dutch artist and focuses primarily of his last days. It is a bit of a mystery as to how, exactly, he died and the narrator seeks to solve it. The film is aesthetically beautiful and audiences have rated it at over 90% on Rotten Tomatoes. The New York Times called it hypnotic and beguiling.”

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning at 4:00 and 7:00 PM.

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Pre-Holiday Bash at Makers Market at Broadway Plaza Nov 19th


Pre-Holiday Bash at Makers Market:

Makers Market
Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek
Sunday, November 19th, 2017
12:00 – 5:00pm | Free

YOU’RE INVITED TO MAKERS MARKET’S PRE-HOLIDAY BASH
1198 Broadway Plaza on Sunday, November 19th from 12 – 5pm

Come sip and browse while you meet local makers at Makers Market’s Pre-Holiday Craft Fair. Discover a wide variety of American handcrafted goods in this nostalgic general store. Ring in the holidays while you mingle with local Makers outside our store, as well as the 100 Makers represented inside!

Stock up for the holidays! Receive 20% off all purchases greater than $100 by RSVPing on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/makers-market-pre-holiday-bash-in-broadway-plaza-tickets-39859462726

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Holiday Boutique to Benefit New Day for Children at St. Mary’s in Moraga Nov 18th


Holiday Boutique to Benefit New Day for Children:

St. Mary’s College, Dryden Hall
1928 St. Mary’s Rd, Moraga
Saturday, November 18th, 2017
10:00am – 3:00pm | Free

The holidays are coming! Come shop for unique gifts from one of a kind vendors and support a great cause at the same time! Gift wrap station! RAFFLE including Warriors tickets, Amazon gift cards, gift baskets, and more!!

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Jimmy Dillon, The Quitters & More Playing at Mighty Fine Guitars Nov 10th in Lafayette


Jimmy Dillon, The Quitters & More Playing:

Mighty Fine Guitars
85 Lafayette Cir, Lafayette
Friday, November 10th, 2017
6:30 PM | $15 – $20 suggested

“It’s a big guitar extravaganza night at Mighty Fine Guitars, with bluesman and historian Jimmy Dillon, rock photographer extraordinaire Jay Blakesberg and The Quitters – Yours Truly [Stevie Coyle] and Glenn Houston (late of Houston Jones).”

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Bedford Gallery Craft Fest in Walnut Creek Dec 2nd – 3rd

Bedford Gallery Craft Fest:

Bedford Gallery
1601 Civic Drive
Saturday, December 2nd – Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
10:00am – 4:00pm | Free

Each year, Bedford Gallery brings together local makers and designers producing the finest handmade crafts, jewelry, ceramics, textiles, home goods, artisanal foods, clothing, and more for a two-day festival nestled inside an exhibition of contemporary art. Bg Craft Fest has become an annual tradition for Bay Area shoppers looking to find unique gifts for the whole family.

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Shaven Not Stirred Fundraiser in Lafayette Nov 9th


Shaven Not Stirred Fundraiser:

18|8 Fine Men’s Salons
15 Fiesta Ln, Lafayette
Thursday, November 9th, 2017
6:00 – 8:00pm | $25 (buy one get one free [B1G1])

COME DECKED OUT IN YOUR SWANKIEST 60S THREADS!
Evening Includes:
Drinks, Bites and a Complimentary Shave

6-7PM / FEED YOUR APPETITE WITH BITES AND LIBATIONS
7-8PM / BEST DRESSED CONTEST WITH A $100 PRIZE
BATTLE OF THE SEXES TRIVIA / RAFFLE WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT

Grand Prizes:
$500 Heller Jewelers Gift Card
Courtside Sideline Warriors Tickets