Good day, San Francisco: June 25

Modern master: “Matisse as Sculptor” exhibit examines the artist’s achievements as a sculptor whose radical style left lasting marks on modern art history. [10 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., SFMOMA, 151 Third St.]

Who’s in town

Cabaret singer Andrea Marcovicci is the special guest at “Moon About Town,” a fundraiser for the 42nd Street Moon musical-theater company. The evening also features additional performances, cocktails and a silent auction. [Cocktails and auction at 5:30 p.m., show at 7 p.m., Alcazar Theatre, 650 Geary St.]

City activities

Taking action: “Heroes From a Small Planet Film Festival” features films and discussion about social entrepreneurs making a difference in developing countries. [6 to 10 p.m., Delancey Street Screening Room, 600 Embarcadero; RSVP: rsvp@flworld.org]

Baseball game: The Giants play the San Diego Padres. [7:15 p.m., AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza]

Literary events

Anne-Marie Slaughter: The author and foreign-policy expert discusses “The Idea That Is America.” [Noon, Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St.]

Leo Litwak: The locally based author reads from his new short-story collection and other books. [7 p.m., Noe Valley Ministry, 1021 Sanchez St.]

Lectures

Antonio Taguba: The retired U.S. Army major general gives a talk titled “Abu Ghraib: The Aftermath.” [6 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St.]

Ted Galen Carpenter and Christopher A. Preble: The Cato Institute foreign-policy experts discuss how the United States can prevent Iran from developing nuclear arms. [6 p.m., World Affairs Council, 312 Sutter St.]

At the public library

Infant-toddler lap-sit: Session, for ages birth to 3, features songs and stories. [10:30 a.m., Main Library, Children’s Story Telling Room, 100 Larkin St.]

Finding services: Computer training focuses on how to locate government, social, and community services online. [3:30 p.m., Main Library, Training Center, 100 Larkin St.]

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