Good day, San Francisco: July 2

Shrub hub: Fremontodendron californicum is in bloom at the S.F. Botanical Garden, which features more than 7,500 plant varieties from around the world. [8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ninth Avenue at Lincoln Way]

Who’s in town

Greg Ashley: Multi-instrumentalist, creator of wild and original rock music, performs at Café du Nord. [9 p.m., 2170 Market St.]

City activities

Stately mansions: Victorian Home Walk, a foot and bus tour, covers the architecture and history of Pacific Heights’ Victorian neighborhoods. [11 a.m.; departs from Union Square, corner of Powell and Post streets]

Miles apart: Miniature drawings by James Miles, a well-known artist with autism, are on view in “Miles in the Sky,” a gallery exhibit. [10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Creativity Explored, 3245 16th St.]

Literary events

Book talk: Kurt Vonnegut’s “Slaughterhouse-Five” is discussed. [5:30 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St.]

Lectures

Transportation Committee: SPUR panel meets to discuss local public-transit issues. [12:30 p.m., SPUR, 312 Sutter St.]

Art tours: SFMOMA docent tours focus on exhibits at the museum, including “Matisse: Painter as Sculptor.” [11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, and 2:30 p.m., 151 Third St.]

At the colleges

CPR training: Course covers airway management, rescue breathing, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. [6 to 10 p.m., USF, Koret Deli Area, 2130 Fulton St.]

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

Bay Area NewsLocal

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

City Attorney seeks to recoup ‘illegal profits’ gained by Walter Wong through city contracts

San Francisco will seek to recover “illegal profits” gained by well-known permit… Continue reading

UPDATED: Union weighing legal action after Police Commission vote to expand use-of-force policy

Commissioners directed Police Department to bypass meet-and-confer process with SFPOA

Free Muni for Youth program expansion halted by SFMTA budget crisis

Low- and moderate-income kids can still travel for free

Newsom orders multiple counties to shut down bars, indoor restaurants as COVID-19 cases rise

As confirmed cases of COVID-19 rise in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom on… Continue reading

Most Read