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OLDE ENGLISH CHRISTMAS FEAST and REVELS Golden Gate Boys Choir and Bellringers

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Sunday, December 17th, 2017OLDE ENGLISH CHRISTMAS FEAST and REVELS                   Golden Gate Boys Choir and Bellringers 4:00 p.m.Saint Mary's Cathedral, San FranciscoCathedral Event Center 1111 Gough Street at Geary 94109Ample free parking available/handicap accessible
A madrigal dinner, five courses, including fanfares, medieval readings, choral music, handbell selections, costumed performers, audience carols.  In the spirit ofthe Bracebridge Dinners of Yosemite fame.
To receive an invitation, or make reservations or further information, call
510 - 887 - 4311, GGBC voice mail and phone

Mindfulness and Crazy Wisdom October 28, 2017 Alameda Sangha

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Mindfulness and Crazy Wisdom  October 28, 2017, 10am-4pm Location: Buena Vista Methodist Church, 2311 Buena Vista Ave, Alameda Details: Treat yourself to a relaxing day of mindfulness meditation - sitting and walking – interspersed with the poetry and humor of the ages. The workshop will include guided meditations on the evolutionary origin of our body and emotions; reflections on death and dying; and an exploration of the tricky delusions of mind and the mystery of consciousness itself. Drawing on the book that became an underground classic, “Essential Crazy Wisdom,” we will hear from poets and crazy wisdom masters from Lao Tzu and Hafiz to Mark Twain and Lily Tomlin, giving us some perspective on this strange, impossible life we are leading. You may not get enlightened, but you are likely to have a few laughs and acquire a healthy dose of inspiration.Cost: This event is offered on a donation basis. More information and registration for Alameda Sangha special events can be found at 

Ramana Vieira & Ensemble July 16 at Docs Lab SF

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Ramana Vieira & Ensemble Sun, July 16, 2017 Doors 6pm    Show 7pm $20.00   Tickets-http://www.docslabsf.com/event/1509282-ramana-vieira-ensemble-san-francisco/
Doc's Lab 124 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, California 94133 http://www.docslabsf.com/event/1509282-ramana-vieira-ensemble-san-francisco/
Ramana Vieira & Ensemble make their first-time appearance at San Francisco's premier night spot in the heart of north beach, Doc’s Lab. Ramana Vieira and her ensemble will be performing beautiful and haunting romantic folk music of Portugal, her own compositions, and some American Classics.
Ramana Vieira has been described by Mundo Portugues newspaper as the “New Voice of Portuguese World Music.” She has headlined the world's largest Portuguese festival, the New Bedford Portuguese Feast in Massachusetts, and has performed at the 2010 Encontro Festival in Macau.
One of her original songs, “Unido Para Amar,” was played for the 2006 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, and she was chos…

Marsha Balian's Art at Uptown during Open Studios

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Marsha Balian's Art will be at:

NEW EAST BAY OPEN STUDIOS
   June 10 & 11 and 17 & 18
   Saturday and Sunday
   11:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m.
   Uptown Garage
   401 26th Street (off Broadway)
   Oakland
eastbayopenstudios.com
The Uptown Garage will feature work of 19 artists this year.
Please let me know if you have questions
Looking forward to seeing you!
Marsha
marshabalian.com
marshabalian@gmail.com
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