• A Shaping San Francisco Cycles of History Bike Tour Sat., November 20, 2010 noon, $15-50 sliding scale to benefit Shaping SF Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Bicycle Tours and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. From the pre-urban history of Indian Slavery to the earliest 8-hour day movement in the U.S., the ebb and flow […]

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  • Sat., October 23, 2010 noon, $15-50 sliding scale to benefit Shaping SF Discover lost freeways, ghosts of train routes, and a vivid account of how San Franciscans moved around this peninsula through time. Hear about the violent strikes that shaped public transit, the graft and corruption that conquered the Outside Lands. It’s a social, historical […]

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  • Last week, Shaping San Francisco’s kickoff to the Fall/Winter/Spring 2010-2011 Public TALKS! Series was a perfect way to begin our next round of free discussions.  We were proud to co-sponsor the evening with PM Press, whose Ramsey Kanaan pulled together a spectacular collection of speakers to speak to the topic “Imprisoned but Unbowed: The Struggles […]

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  • A Shaping San Francisco Cycles of History Bike Tour Sat., September 18, 2010 noon, $15-50 sliding scale to benefit Shaping SF Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Bicycle Tours and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Covering everything from literary dissenters to urban riots and protests, this tour examines sites of conflict and unrest, the social […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Wed., September 15, 2010 7:30pm, Free Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Join a panel of ex-cons discussing the myriad ways resistance continues and perseveres behind bars, and how such herstories are, or are not, recorded and celebrated. Featuring: Bo Brown, former […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Willy Lizarraga gives an incredible one-man performance of the history of San Francisco’s Carnaval. Fast-changing hats and voices, accompanied by a slide show of historic images from Lou Dematteis and others of those early days. No […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Considering urbanization as a global crisis/an opportunity. Understanding the restorative, regenerative, and imaginative possibilities of a new integration of urban and rural through local agriculture, human-powered transport (e.g. walking, biking), etc. No Reservations Necessary

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