Poetry slam, best spots for wildflowers, baseball is back, and kites are just some of the (often free) things you can do in the Bay Area this week!
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously approved a lease in the city’s Yerba Buena neighborhood for The Mexican Museum, expected to house more than 18,000 pieces of art and artifacts from across the Americas.
The painting is good enough for the famed Musee d’Orsay, but it’s too risqué for Facebook, and now after banning a photo of a nude painting of a woman’s crotch, the American company–whose terms of service declare users must sue in Northern California–may still face the first of potentially many lawsuits over how it does business overseas.
San Francisco lost out on the museum last summer when George Lucas moved his plans to Chicago, but the Bay Area Council says Oakland is the perfect city for Lucas’ plans.
San Francisco city employees working at the de Young and Legion of Honor museums rallied at City Hall Tuesday to protest use of their thumbprints in biometric authorization, voicing concerns that a cyber hack could irretrievably comprise their personal information.
Opponents of Lucas’ Chicago museum says “This is not the spot you’re looking for”
A viewing of the cartoon ‘A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving’ is a holiday tradition for many, but the actual cuisine cooked up by Snoopy and company is certainly not.
George Lucas is filling in some details on his planned art and movie memorabilia museum, including how he settled on Chicago as a location over his hometown of San Francisco.
Hiking Yoga combined two sweaty activities in one, 49ers are at home, the Exploratorium has 19 new exhibits, and did you know it’s Fashion Week?
Free music, free things to do with kids, Filipino food, and the Circus are all happening this week.