In an intensely illustrated talk, Brad Rosentein will introduce you to the life of Ernest Hemingway in Cuba. Join Rosenstein as he demonstrates how Cuba shaped both Hemingway’s work and life.
When: 7p.m., Wed. 1/9
Where: Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California St.
Sunday, January 6
With the stress of Holiday shopping and preparing your homes for the scrutiny of your relatives, baking your own Holiday desserts are left on the back burner. That’s why we’ve rounded up our favorite bakeries in the east bay so you can pick-up and pre-order your holiday favorites and perhaps take credit for baking them-- we won’t tell.
Buche de Noel
Saturday, December 1
Ever dream of backpacking around the world, experiencing cultures and sampling delicacies of every kind? For those of us who can’t take the time off of work, there’s no better way to embark on a foreign adventure than starting your day with a worldly brunch. Here’s our roundup of brunches from around the world that you can find right across the bay in Berkeley.
2nd Fridays Art Walk and AWD Open Studios
Monday, November 5
Keven Wilson, San Franciso chef and founder of ReFormation Foods is hosting a restaurant pop-up event with a prix-fixe, four-course meal featuring fresh, local ingredients, including a roasted porcini soup, mackerel escabeche, whole lamb with turnips and olive jus, and a pear and pistachio granita. Share in Keven’s passion for good food that is simply and expertly prepared and purchase your tickets here. Tickets are $65 per person, first seating at 5:30 pm and second seating at 8 pm. 248 Church Street
Tuesday, November 6
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