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Life With Google Apps 2

101713 Google Apps Nick3927-sqMarch 27, 2014
Thursday, 5-7pm
VCMC Social Room
FREE

Nick Shelton, Google Evangelist, shows you how-to make your personal, business or nonprofit organization life easier!! Discover how Google uses communication tools to communicate with teams and customers around the world. Focuses will include:

  • Gmail: The world’s most popular email service for your computer and smart phone. Easy and convenient communication with friends and contacts, also use it for chatting and archiving your conversations. New customized tabs keep your organized.
  • Google+ Hangouts: Learn how you can do video conferences from anywhere from any device.
  • Calendar: Use your calendar to keep tract of events, create additional calendars for your personal life and work, share or export your calendar, and add alerts and reminders.
  • Google drive: Storage system linked to your google account. Use it to store and share documents that you can access on the go… from Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX, iOS, Android. It is safe, secure and shareable. Use Google’s productivity apps Docs, Sheets and Slides that let you create online documents, work on them in real time with other people, and store them in your Google Drive online — for free.
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Real Live Comedians

Real Live ComediansNovember 2
Saturday
8pm
$10 Public
Free for Vets
Contact: reallivecomedians@gmail.com

Looking for a good time? Real Live Comedians is 90 minutes of hot, live comedian action, featuring the best talent from the Bay Area and beyond! Producer/performer Jason Mack brings you a hilarious comedy show with stand-up, funny sketches, improv and whatever else we can get away with. Each show brings together a unique lineup of comics from national tours and festivals plus local clubs and events such as SF Sketchfest, Rooster T Feathers, the Punch Line, Cobb’s and more.


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Stopping The War Within & Without

Theater of the Oppressed Workshop
November 2, 2013
Saturday 10-4:30pm
FREE
Contact: jiwonchung@sksm.edu

Theater of the Oppressed is a collection of games, techniques and exercises for using theater as a vehicle for personal and social transformation. It uses the dynamized human body and the charged theatrical space as a laboratories for exploring power, transforming oppression, and finding solutions to the fundamental problems of conflict, inequality, injustice and human suffering. Continue reading


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Butterfly Night: Transform For Chelsea

Butterfly Night
Sunday, October 27
6-10pm
Veterans Community Media Center
$5 in Costume, $10 not in Costume
Benefit Pvt. Manning Support Group
Contact: John Caldera SFCommishCaldera@aol.com
Courage to Resist: 510 488-3559, couragetoresist.org

“Butterfly Night—Transform 4 Chelsea Noche de Mariposas —a Halloween costume party benefiting the Pvt Manning Support Group.

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Hot Off The Press: ArtSpan Open Studios Guide Now Available

7 On Market Open Studios 10/19, 20, 2013, Veterans Community Media Center

7 On Market Open Studios 10/19, 20, 2013

Seven artist exhibit at the Veteran Community Media Center during Weekend 1 of ArtSpan’s SF Open Studios*
October 19, 20, Saturday & Sunday
11am – 6pm
Artist Reception
October 18, Friday,  5-7pm

Artist: Elizabeth Ashcroft, David Rose, Tisha Kenny, Rod Moonathe, Mark Pinot, Gregory Vernitsky, Bill Hipps

Pick up a complete Guide to all the ArtSpan Open Studios — now available at the Veterans Community Media Center, 1720 Market Street in San Francisco.

* ArtSpan’s San Francisco Open Studios is the first and largest open studios program in the country. largest and showcases a multitude of artists, styles, and media. ArtSpan’s SF Open Studios seeks to:
• Allow local emerging and established artists the opportunity to open their studio doors and show their artwork in a democratic forum
• Provide the art-loving public with the opportunity to enjoy art at its origin and to start a dialogue with artists that may lead to the start of an art collection.

More Information: (415) 861-9838 & www.artspan.org


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New Dates: Free Improv Workshops for Vets

Next Stage Improv Workshops for Vets

Free Improv Workshops for Vets

Demo Workshop
October 8

7-9pm, Tuesday
Public Cost $15
Free for Vets—Must RSVP
415·826·6505
marciakimmell@sbcglobal.net

HAVE FUN at the DEMO. Play beginning Theater Games or just watch — to see what we do. We begin with focus exercises & ice-breakers that anyone can do successfully. We build confidence, trust & fearlessness on stage.  With Theater Games we create a safe place to try new things.

Improv Theater Games
Oct 15-Dec 3
7-9pm, Tuesdays
8 weeks
Public Cost $400, $50/session
Free for Vets—Must RSVP
415·826·6505
marciakimmell@sbcglobal.net

Give a gift to yourself. Learn to improvise, work as a non-competitive, Continue reading


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Writing Workshops at the Veterans Community Media Center

Warrior Writers
Workshops Now In San Francisco
August 29 & 31
6-8pm
VCMC, 1720 Market St. SF
Contact: JoshShepherd@ivaw.org
Facebook Bay Area Warrior Writers Workshop
warriorwriters.org/happening
warriorwriters.org

Warrior Writers, August 29 & 31, 6-8pm, VCMC

Come and share your stories in an open accepting environment. Warrior Writers is a creative community for Veterans to write and share their experiences in the military as a Veterans. In the workshop Veterans write under prompts, and create a community with the possibility of publishing and performing works.

Workshops for Veterans or any service member regardless of experiences with writing, combat, art, deployment, etc.