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July 10-11: GLIDE Block Party, Mexrisssey, Lulu Santos, Wheeler Walker Jr., Body Language, Mark Inouye, Tahiti Pehrson

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GLIDE hosts a fun free block party, as part of car-free Sunday Streets’ activities in the Tenderloin. (Courtesy photo)


GLIDE Sunday Streets Block Party: Activities at the free, all-ages event include a giant LEGO building project, a dance party with DJ Kingmost, a giant Jenga tournament hosted by pastor Theon Johnson III, face painting, games and giveaways. [11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Leavenworth, between Jones and Ellis streets, S.F.]

Mexrrissey-Mexico Goes Morrissey: Mexican musicians Camilo Lara and Sergio Mendoza play spiced up arrangements (with horns and accordions) of songs from Morrissey’s solo career and years with The Smiths. [8 p.m., Jewish Community Center, 3200 California St., S.F.]

Lulu Santos: The guitarist and songwriter, a member of Brazil’s music royalty, has been leading pop rock charts in his native country since the 1980s. [8:30 p.m., Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Wheeler Walker Jr.: Country music’s most controversial artist is promoting his album “Redneck S—,” which was produced by Grammy winner Dave Cobb and finds the foul-mouthed singer backed by some of Nashville’s finest session players. [8 p.m., Independent, 628 Divisadero St., S.F.]

Body Language: The Brooklyn-based “house, electronic, indie, neo-soul and disco” outfit is known for “restless pop experiments with a future-shocked blend of soul and R&B.” [9 p.m., Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., S.F.]

Mark Inouye & Friends: The S.F. Symphony’s principal trumpet player (and musical guests) play to benefit the Topaz Museum, which educates about Japanese-American internment during World War II; at 6 p.m. talk precedes the concert. [7 p.m., Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F.]

S.F. Symphony: Edwin Outwater leads the free performance celebrating the centennial of the National Park Service in an afternoon “in concert with nature” featuring works by John Williams, Ferde Grofé and Antonín Dvorak. [2 p.m., Stern Grove, Sloat Boulevard and 19th Street, S.F.]

Lindy Games: The free inaugural event includes a dance relay, cake contest and an apparel exchange. [Noon to 5 p.m., Chrissy Field, 1199 E. Beach St., S.F.]
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Tahiti Pehrson: The artist’s show “Intersection,” on view through Aug. 18, includes large-scale installations made of of geometric hand cut paper layered into two and three-dimensional structures. [11 a.m. to 7 p.m., RCVA, 1485 Haight St., S.F.]

Mark Lanegan: The Pacific Northwest musician who has worked with Screaming Trees, Gutter Twins, Mad Season, Queens of the Stone Age, Isobel Campbell and others has built a following as a solo artist making records highlighting his love for American folk and blues. [8 p.m., Slim’s, 333 11th St., S.F.[

Black Brothers Esteem-Then and Now: The exhibit, which continues through Aug. 25, includes memorabilia and images that document the program — which supports gay and bisexual black men — celebrating its 20th anniversary. [African American Center. Main Library, 100 Larkin St., third floor, S.F.]

Road to the Funny Fest: On Mondays in July and August, comedians are appearing in open mic sessions leading up to the 2016 Comedy Competition. [7:30 p.m., Brainwash Cafe, 1122 Folsom St., S.F.]

Actualizing Women’s Empowerment: California Shakespeare Theater hosts the free civic dialogue panel, which addresses themes from the troupe’s current production, August Wilson’s “Fences.” [6 to 9 p.m., Impact Hub, 2323 Broadway, Oakland}

Jon Bellion: The hip-hop and pop singer, songwriter and producer — who cowrote and produced “Trumpets” for Jason Derulo and co-wrote “The Monster” for Eminem and Rihanna — has released his debut recording, “The Human Condition.” [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.].

Pathways Links to the Heart Golf Tournament: The fourth annual event is a memorial for builder Wayne Randolph Brown and benefits inpatient hospice services at Stanford University. [10 a.m., Stanford University Golf Course, 198 Junipero Serra Blvd., Stanford]

Zora O’Neill: The freelance travel and food writer, who has penned Rough Guides and Lonely Planet books, speaks about her funny memoir “All Strangers Are Kin: Adventures in Arabic and the Arabic World.” [7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books, 1231 Ninth Ave., S.F.]

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