Courtesy photo<p>Rap show: Influential alt-rap group De La Soul performs songs from 25 years in the hip-hop industry. [8 p.m.

Dec. 3: De La Soul, Carlos Santana and more

Who's in town

Stand-up comedian Kyle Kinane, who has appeared on “Comedy Central Presents” and the BBC's “The World Stands Up,” is performing. [8 p.m., Punch Line Comedy Club, 444 Battery St., S.F.]

Lectures

European Union talk: Consuls general representing Italy, Portugal, Germany and the Netherlands unite for a panel discussion called “Celebrating the Diversity of the European Union.” [5:30 p.m., Marines' Memorial Club, 609 Sutter St., S.F.]

Labor history: A panel of labor and history experts discusses the 1934 Pacific Coast maritime strike, which shut down shipping along the West Coast and led to greater protections for dockworkers. [6 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St., S.F.]

Google Earth: Rebecca Moore, leader of the Google Earth Outreach Program, discusses the Mountain View company's mapping tools and environmental efforts. [7 p.m., Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto]

Literary events

Poetry reading: A reading celebrates late poet Harold Norse and the release of a new compilation of his works, “I Am Going To Fly Through Glass.” [7 p.m., Bird & Beckett Books and Records, 653 Chenery St., S.F.]

Santana memoir: Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Mission native Carlos Santana speaks about his new memoir, “The Universal Tone,” with writer Ben Fong-Torres. [7:30 p.m., Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St., S.F.]

At the public library

Immigration discussion: A presentation and discussion explores President Barack Obama's recent executive action regarding immigration, as well as available resources. [1 p.m., Koret Auditorium, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Highway 61: Dennis McNally discusses his book “On Highway 61,” which chronicles the iconic highway and its influence on Robert Johnson, Bob Dylan and more. [7 p.m., Park Branch, 1833 Page St., S.F.]

At the colleges

Hair show: The San Francisco Institute of Esthetics and Cosmetology presents a hair show and fundraiser for the Andrew Gomez Foundation, which aids cosmetology students. [8 p.m., DNA Lounge, 375 11th St., S.F.]

Local activities

Art reception: RayKo Photo Center artists-in-residence Vanessa Marsh and Jessica Skloven kick off a new exhibit of their work with a reception. Former artist-in-residence McNair Evans is also signing copies of his new book, “Confessions for a Son.” [6-8 p.m., RayKo Photo Center, 428 Third St., S.F.]

Pop concert: The “Triple Ho Show,” presented by KMVQ (99.7 FM), features pop stars such as Jessie J, Charli XCX, Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas. [8 p.m., SAP Center, 525 W. Santa Clara St., S.F.]

Afro-Cuban art: Percussionist John Santos, dancer and priest Jose Francisco Barroso, painter Pablo Soto Campoamor and scholar-performer Umi Vaughan discuss the importance of Afro-Cuban arts. [7 p.m., Museum of the African Diaspora, 685 Mission St., S.F.]

Rap show: Influential alt-rap group De La Soul performs songs from 25 years in the hip-hop industry. [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Supes sound off against bill increasing housing density near transit hubs

Senator Wiener calls resolution opposing SB 50 ‘little more than symbolic political theater’

Eun Sun Kim named San Francisco Opera music director

Korean conductor’s skyrocketing career includes engagements across the world

Man sues Catholic archdiocese over child sexual abuse by priest in SF

Plaintiff Genaro Licea calls for release of names of abusive priests

Homeless swept from Polk Street alley despite lack of shelter beds

On one of the first rainy days of the fall season, San… Continue reading

Most Read