August 2014

D&D Encounters (Drop-in Gaming) @ Games Of Berkeley
August 6, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Berkeley’s Games Of Berkeley (see what I did there?) has a weekly drop-in D&D event. No cost, no age limit, no need to bring anything [...]
East Bay Science Cafe @ Cafe Valparaiso
August 6, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The East Bay Science Cafe is an informal forum for discussing interesting and relevant scientific issues and is held on the first Wednesday of every [...]
The Neverending Story @ Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
August 6, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Enjoy a free screening on the beach and fly like Falcor over the beaches of Santa Cruz. There’s nothing like watching a classic movie on [...]
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day @ Pez Museum
August 7, 2014 @ 10:15 am
The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers [...]
Historical Wargame Knight @ Game Kastle Fremont
August 7, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Every Thursday, Game Kastle Fremont dedicates its gaming space to historical wargames. Enjoy a wide range of history-based games led by Game Kastle Fremont’s Badger [...]
Magic: The Gathering @ SpaceCat Comics
August 8, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
SpaceCat Comics & Games runs its weekly Magic: The Gathering night on Friday nights at 7:00. For the Draft Event, players receive three packs to [...]
StocktonCon 2014 @ Stockton Arena
August 9, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The mission of StocktonCon (non-profit organization through the United Way) is to raise awareness of outstanding artists in the San Joaquin Valley area – and [...]
StocktonCon 2014 @ Stockton Arena
August 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The mission of StocktonCon (non-profit organization through the United Way) is to raise awareness of outstanding artists in the San Joaquin Valley area – and [...]
Pathfinder 4 Kids @ Legends Comics & Games
August 10, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Teach your kids how to play Pathfinder, the tabletop RPG based on D&D 3.5 rules. This event is for children 13 and under; parents are [...]
Amtgard: Medieval Combat and Roleplay @ Codornices Park
August 10, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Barbarians, goblins, and wizards? Oh, my! Amtgard is a swords and sorcery styled medieval combat, culture, and sciences LARP. The Shire of Wyvern’s Spur is [...]
Golden Gate Knights Lightsaber Class @ Studio Gracia
August 10, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Stage combat is cool. Lightsabers are cool. Bowties are cool too, but that’s the wrong franchise. Take the first two together and combine them into [...]
QSF&F Book Club (SF/Fantasy For LGBT) @ Borderlands Books
August 10, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
QSF&F is a book club for LGBTQ and LGBTQ-friendly people who love reading all kinds of science fiction, fantasy, even a little bit of horror, [...]
Cyberpunk Cinema @ The Knockout
August 11, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll [...]
Circuit Hacking Monday @ Noisebridge
August 11, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
It’s like the coolest high school shop class ever! Every Monday, non-profit geek factory Noisebridge has a free circuit hacking night. From their site: What: [...]
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz @ Pappy's
August 11, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A weekly UK-style pub quiz at Pappy’s on Telegraph in Berkeley, Geeks Who Drink covers topics ranging from recent video games to 1980s politics (see [...]
D&D Encounters (Drop-in Gaming) @ Games Of Berkeley
August 13, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Berkeley’s Games Of Berkeley (see what I did there?) has a weekly drop-in D&D event. No cost, no age limit, no need to bring anything [...]
Retro Gaming / Chiptunes / Gremlins @ St. James Park
August 13, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Enjoy all sorts of nerdy goodness Wednesday night! -Pre-screening retro video games presented by Rockage -Chiptune DJ mix! -Screening of the 1980s classic Gremlins It’s [...]
Historical Wargame Knight @ Game Kastle Fremont
August 14, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Every Thursday, Game Kastle Fremont dedicates its gaming space to historical wargames. Enjoy a wide range of history-based games led by Game Kastle Fremont’s Badger [...]
Magic: The Gathering @ SpaceCat Comics
August 15, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
SpaceCat Comics & Games runs its weekly Magic: The Gathering night on Friday nights at 7:00. For the Draft Event, players receive three packs to [...]
Amtgard: Medieval Combat and Roleplay @ Codornices Park
August 17, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Barbarians, goblins, and wizards? Oh, my! Amtgard is a swords and sorcery styled medieval combat, culture, and sciences LARP. The Shire of Wyvern’s Spur is [...]
Golden Gate Knights Lightsaber Class @ Studio Gracia
August 17, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Stage combat is cool. Lightsabers are cool. Bowties are cool too, but that’s the wrong franchise. Take the first two together and combine them into [...]
Circuit Hacking Monday @ Noisebridge
August 18, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
It’s like the coolest high school shop class ever! Every Monday, non-profit geek factory Noisebridge has a free circuit hacking night. From their site: What: [...]
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz @ Pappy's
August 18, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A weekly UK-style pub quiz at Pappy’s on Telegraph in Berkeley, Geeks Who Drink covers topics ranging from recent video games to 1980s politics (see [...]
RiffTrax Live: Godzilla (1998) @ Bay Area Theaters
August 19, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
The folks behind Mystery Science Theater 3000. Godzilla. Matthew Broderick. That’s pretty much all you need to know. RiffTrax Live beams out to movie screens [...]
D&D Encounters (Drop-in Gaming) @ Games Of Berkeley
August 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Berkeley’s Games Of Berkeley (see what I did there?) has a weekly drop-in D&D event. No cost, no age limit, no need to bring anything [...]
Nerd Nite SF Lectures @ Rickshaw Stop
August 20, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. [...]
Historical Wargame Knight @ Game Kastle Fremont
August 21, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Every Thursday, Game Kastle Fremont dedicates its gaming space to historical wargames. Enjoy a wide range of history-based games led by Game Kastle Fremont’s Badger [...]
TMNT Retrospective @ Cartoon Art Museum
August 21, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
San Francisco, CA: Show your Turtle Power at the Cartoon Art Museum! August’s Third Thursday will feature a docent tour by Andrew Farago, Cartoon Art [...]
Magic: The Gathering @ SpaceCat Comics
August 22, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
SpaceCat Comics & Games runs its weekly Magic: The Gathering night on Friday nights at 7:00. For the Draft Event, players receive three packs to [...]
Pathfinder 4 Kids @ Legends Comics & Games
August 24, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Teach your kids how to play Pathfinder, the tabletop RPG based on D&D 3.5 rules. This event is for children 13 and under; parents are [...]