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FREE Urban Composting Workshops 2023

FREE Urban Composting Workshops 2023

Learn the Art of Composting

The Urban Composting Workshop, hosted by Garden for the Environment (GFE), offers participants an opportunity to delve into the world of composting. Compost serves as the backbone of every thriving garden, enhancing soil quality and playing a crucial role in the success of various plants. During this informative session, attendees will learn how to create compost in their own backyards, gaining insights into the wonders of worm-powered fertilizer. Additionally, practical tips on utilizing the city’s compost bin system will be provided to help curb organic waste destined for landfills.

Free Workshop with Optional Donations

GFE graciously extends the Urban Composting Workshop to the public free of charge. Participants are welcome to contribute donations to support GFE’s ongoing efforts in educating the community about eco-friendly gardening practices and more.

Date and Time: Saturday, August 5 · 10 am – 12 pm PDT

Location: Garden for the Environment, 1590 7th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122, United States

Blankets & Blockbusters: Stephen Curry: Underrated – Free Event

Blankets & Blockbusters: Stephen Curry: Underrated - Free Event

Thrive City presents a special movie screening of Stephen Curry: Underrated as part of their Blankets & Blockbusters event. Bring your own blanket and experience the thrill of watching this inspiring documentary about the legendary basketball player, Stephen Curry.

Alongside the movie screening, there will be an interactive kids zone featuring games, crafts, and face painting stations to keep the little ones entertained. Indulge in cinema-inspired snacks and beverages while enjoying the outdoor atmosphere of Thrive City.

It’s a unique opportunity for Stephen Curry fans and movie enthusiasts to come together for a memorable evening. Registration is required for this event, but please note that admission is on a first-come, first-served basis due to limited space. RSVP now to secure your spot and be a part of this special movie night at Thrive City.

To stay updated on Thrive City’s summer programming and other upcoming events, visit their official website.

Location: Thrive City 1 Warriors Way San Francisco, CA 94158 United States

Date and time: Friday, July 21 · 4 – 7pm PDT

Bollywood Dance Fridays at Salesforce Park

Bollywood Dance Fridays at Salesforce Park

Prepare to be mesmerized by the vibrant beats and enchanting dance moves of Bollywood and Bhangra as renowned performers and instructors, Manpreet and Amit, take center stage in San Francisco. Hailing from the bustling dance city of Mumbai and the spiritual town of Amritsar, these talented artists have made a name for themselves with their energetic performances and infectious enthusiasm.

On Friday, June 30, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm PDT, dance enthusiasts are invited to join Manpreet and Amit for a free community dance class at Salesforce Park, located at 425 Mission Street. Regardless of your skill level, this one-hour Bollywood dance lesson promises to leave you feeling loved, lighter, and thrilled with excitement. From beginners to seasoned dancers, all are welcome to experience the joy and beauty of Indian dance.

No registration is required for this event. Just head over to Salesforce Park and enter through the transit center building. The class will be held on the rooftop, conveniently located near the elevator.

Date and time: Friday, June 30 · 5:30 – 6:30pm PDT

Location: Salesforce Park 425 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

Free event in San Francisco: Paws-itively Summer

Free event in San Francisco: Paws-itively Summer

Enjoy an extraordinary summer celebration unlike any other at Thrive City’s first-ever Paws-itively Summer series! Tailored exclusively for dog parents and their furry companions, this sensational event promises an unforgettable experience filled with pet-friendly activities, connections, and delightful surprises.

Throughout the month of July, every Saturday is dedicated to our four-legged companions. Immerse yourself in a world of pet-friendly fun, starting with a fantastic pup park where your furry friend can frolic and play.

Let your creativity flow at the craft station, where you have the opportunity to customize a trendy bandana for your adored canine companion. Preserve precious moments at the paw-parazzi photo opportunity, guaranteeing you have mementos that will hold a special place in your heart for years to come. Be sure to venture into the adoption and therapy stations, where you can gain valuable insights into offering compassionate homes to deserving animals and experience firsthand the life-changing effects of animal-assisted therapy.

To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all attendees, Thrive City has implemented guidelines regarding prohibited items and activities. Read more here

Date: Saturday, July 8, 2023

Event Begins At 10 a.m.