Good Weekend: Sunday, December 2 

A great bike ride - Labor History Tour: 12 to 4 p.m., meet at CounterPULSE, 1310 Mission Street at 9th Street. Explore the colorful history of the labor movement here in San Francisco with CounterPULSE and Shaping San Francisco director Chris Carlsson on this four-hour bicycle tour. You will visit Pier 38 where the 1877 riots almost burned the Pacific Mail docks (and led to the Workingmen’s Party) and the foot of Market Street where many labor marches began. Get off at the Civic Center BART/Muni Station — remember you can bring your bike on BART —and meet up with new friends at Mission and 9th streets. Do not forget your high-energy snack and some H2O. To reserve your spot, call (415) 626-2060. $15-50 sliding scale. — San Francisco Bicycle Coalition; www.sfbike.org

Morning: Partly cloudy, 50 degrees

WHERE TO EAT

Foreign Cinema: Chefs Gayle Pirie and John Clark’s Sunday brunch menu contains several egg dishes — omelets, frittatas, and fried eggs with balsamic vinegar among them. Also available are French toast, pop tarts, a fruit salad, sandwiches, and specialty drinks. [11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 2534 Mission St. (415) 648-7600]

World AIDS Day: AIDS Foundation director Mark Cloutier discusses the pandemic — how far we’ve come, and how far we have to go. [9:30 a.m., Grace Cathedral, 1100 California St.]

Clay time: Sharon Art Studio hosts its Winter Holiday Pottery and Craft Sale. Shoppers can buy hand-crafted vases, bowls, jewelry, and other items. [11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Golden Gate Park, next to Children’s Playground]

Afternoon: Partly cloudy, 54 degrees

Center stage: Dell’Arte International presents "The Land of the Grasshopper Song." The play follows two white women who, while trying to "civilize" Indians, are, in turn, transformed. [2:30 p.m., Magic Theatre, Fort Mason]

Screen gems: The Little Tramp returns to the Castro Theatre, which kicks off a series celebrating Charlie Chaplin today. "Modern Times" (1936) and "The Circus" (1928) screen. [5:15, 7, and 8:30 p.m., 429 Castro St.]

Evening: Partly cloudy, 52 degrees

Help out: Help Is on the Way for the Holidays IX, a star-packed fundraiser, features a silent auction, a concert, art, and a party. Proceeds benefit AIDS charities. [5:30 to 11:30 p.m., War Memorial Building, 401 Van Ness Ave.]

Spokes people: The S.F. Bike Coalition presents "Winterfest 2007," a bash featuring an auction, entertainment, beer, and bike lovers. It benefits the improvement of biking conditions. [6 to 10:30 p.m., SomArts, 934 Brannan St.]

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