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Calendar March and April 2013
March 1, 2013

Paramount Theatre: A Little Bit of Art Deco Heaven

Encountering Oakland’s Paramount Theatre for the first time is like having gelato in Italy, transformative: You never knew life held such deep and perfect pleasures.
March 1, 2013

Passion Project

With the birth of their son in 2008, the owners of Ego Park gallery at 23rd and Telegraph—smack in the heart of Oakland’s first Friday Art Murmur—closed their doors to undertake “an art project called ‘Life.’”
March 1, 2013

Oakland's Characters

Author Jerry Thompson can’t help dropping names when talking about his upcoming book, and for good reason.
March 1, 2013

Try Folk Dancing at Live Oak Park

Pining for some good old-fashioned family fun on a Friday night? Look no further than Berkeley’s Live Oak Park where, on the first Friday of every month, members of the Berkeley Folk Dancers, also known as BFD, host an evening of music and dance for the whole family.
March 1, 2013

Late Bloomer

Inez Brown did not intend to become an artist at age 74.
March 1, 2013

Heyday Launches Roundhouse

Berkeley’s Heyday press has long been known for its publications focusing on Native-American culture in California.
March 1, 2013

The New Parkway

Buried in an Oakland alley that pads its résumé to call itself a street, The New Parkway Theater belies its sketchy exterior to reveal a cinephile’s paradise.
March 1, 2013

Pedal Pushers

Alameda boasts the longest swimming beach in Alameda County, a 6-mile bike path around Bay Farm Island, the state’s first protected marine area, a 25-mph speed limit, totally flat roads and some fantastic restaurants.
March 1, 2013

Out on the Town

Calendar March and April 2013
March 1, 2013