Events

"Over the Top: Math Bass & the Imperial Court SF"

Oakland Museum of California

Jun 24, 2017 - Jul 23, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday and Saturday.

Enjoy the pairing of new work by a contemporary California artist alongside crowns, scepters, portraits and banners bearing the insignia of the empresses and emperors who have served the Imperial Court of San Francisco.  April 1-July 23.  Open 10am Wed.-Fri. and 11am Sat. and Sun

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"Of Dogs and Other People: The Art of Roy De Forest"

Oakland Museum of California

Jun 24, 2017 - Aug 20, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday and Saturday.

Artist Roy De Forest will present funky paintings, sculptures and listening stations in this new exhibit featuring quirky characters and unexpected voices that range from a dog trainer to a 10 year old to a sword swallower. Children can also create their own artwork in a felt room inspired by the exhibition.  11am-5pm Wed. and Thu. 11am-9pm Fri. 10am-6pm Sat. and Sun.

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Kids Design Workshop

Joe DiMaggio Playground Clubhouse

Jun 24, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

Let your child’s creativity shine with this hands-on exploratory workshop, where kids can imagine and build their own Extraordinary Playscapes! Only one in four adolescents get the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity or active play per day – and the numbers for younger kids are only a slim improvement. Kids are frequently spending six to eight hours a day in front of...

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Exhibit | Radiant Light: The Story of Eastfield / Ming Quong

New Museum Los Gatos | NUMU

Jun 24, 2017 - Sep 3, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

In the 1930s, the Ming Quong orphanage in Los Gatos, housed rescued and abandoned Chinese girls from the Bay Area. Over the course of several decades, Ming Quong would become part of a larger thread of merging organizations dedicated to giving at risk children a better life. Today the historic property is the home of Uplift Family Services. This exhibit will explore 150 years of the...

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Eichler Homes: Modernism for the Masses

Los Altos History Museum

Jun 24, 2017 - Oct 8, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This exhibit will honor Eichler Homes, which thrived locally from 1949-1966, and Joseph Eichler’s dream of affordable contemporary homes, Curated by his grandson Steven Eichler, the exhibition displays photos, mid-modern furniture, stories, and will include a series of programs highlighting why these homes remain unique, desirable and celebrated 65 years later.

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Troop 37 celebrates its 100th anniversary--Limited exhibit opens at Los Altos History Museum

Los Altos History Museum

Jun 24, 2017 - Jul 2, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The Los Altos History Museum is proud to announce an upcoming mini/pop-up exhibit of Troop 37 memorabilia in the downstairs library room of the J. Gilbert Smith House. The display will be open during the Museum's hours from Thursday, June 22 through Sunday, July 2. “We are excited to partner with Troop 37 in celebrating such a vital civic organization. They have mentored some great local...

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Marinship and California’s Second Gold Rush

Bay Model Visitor Center

Jun 24, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

Charles Wollenberg is a history instructor at Berkeley City College and Convener of the California Studies Seminar at UC Berkeley. Over the years, he has written several articles and books on 20th century California social history, including Marinship at War. Join him for this talk and learn how the story of Marinship fits into the larger history of the "Second Gold Rush," the...

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New Exhibit: The Nature of Patterns

CuriOdyssey

Jun 24, 2017 - Mar 25, 2018 @ 2:30 PM

CuriOdyssey's new exhibit "The Nature of Patterns" opens on March 25, 2017.  From simple symmetries to chaotic flows, from spirals and tessellations to spots and stripes, the beautiful patterns of nature amaze and inspire us.  Discover and create patterns in shape and sound at CuriOdyssey.  Members-only "Sneak Preview" on the evening of March 24th. ...

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