Good day, San Francisco: July 23

Jewish film festival: Today’s selections include the 1947 boxing drama “Body and Soul,” “The Giraffe,” “My Mexican Shivah” (pictured) and “The Chosen Ones.” [1:30 to 11 p.m., Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St.]

Who’s in town

Kristin Gore, comedy writer and daughter of Al and Tipper Gore, talks about the office of the vice president and how her White House experiences have inspired her fiction. [6:30 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St.]

City activities

Ryan Adams: The country-rock singer-songwriter appears in concert. [8 p.m., Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave.]

Baseball night: The S.F. Giants play the Atlanta Braves. [7:15 p.m., AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza]

At the colleges

‘Mad Science’: Artists bring works-in-progress or documentation of these works to show and discuss casually at this California College of the Arts Playspace Gallery series. [7 to 10 p.m., CCAC, 1111 Eighth St.]

Health and wellness classes: Sessions include “Core Strengthening,” “Neck and Shoulder” and “Posture.” [7:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., UCSF, Bakar Fitness and Recreation Center, 1675 Owens St.]

Literary events

Shirley Tallman: The novelist discusses “The Cliff House Strangler: A Sarah Woolson Mystery.” [7 p.m., Books Inc., 3515 California St.]

Arcadia salute: Event, which includes an author panel, celebrates Arcadia Publishing and its books about San Francisco neighborhoods. [12:30 p.m., Stacey’s Bookstore, 581 Market St.]

At the public library

‘Jump Up With Chris Molla’: Program, for ages 5 and younger, features singing, stories and dancing. [10:15 a.m., Golden Gate Valley Branch, 1801 Green St.]

RSS feeds: Workshop covers how to harness this technology to monitor favorite news sources, Web sites, blogs and podcasts. [Noon, Main Library, Training Center, 100 Larkin St.]

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