Category Archives: Events

Bernal Chefs Organizing Tasty Taco Pop-Up

Neighbor Jasper is organizing a pop-up evening of tasty taco madness. The event happens on Friday, August 22, but reservations are being accepted now (and are expected to sell out). Neighbor Jasper tells Bernalwood: I will be hosting the second incarnation … Continue reading

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Saturday: Band Called “View From Bernal Hill” Is Not From Bernal Heights, But Will Perform Near Bernal Hill

The View from Bernal Hill is a “chamber-flavored jazz” group that used to be called the Camille Mai Trio, until recently, when they decided to change their name to “The View from Bernal Hill.” This is confusing, because the musicians in The View … Continue reading

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New Book About Bernal Library Mural Is Required Reading for San Francisco

Bernal neighbor Beth Roy has written a short, must-read book about the challenges San Francisco faces as the city polarizes along the fault lines of new vs. old, Anglo vs. ethnic, progressive vs. centrist, forward-looking vs. backward-remembering, and high-tech vs. working class. Blessedly, that’s … Continue reading

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Register NOW for the 2014 Bernal Heights Hillwide Garage Sale!

Attention Bernal Heights pack-rats and craphounds treasure-seekers!  This is the announcement YOU have been waiting for. Now is the time to sign up to participate in the  2014 Bernal Heights Hillwide Garage Sale, taking place on August 9, 2014. Hurry! Neighbor … Continue reading

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Saturday: Celebrate Neighbor Aaron Zube’s New Paintings at Inclusions Gallery

Last February, Bernal Neighbor and painter extraordinaire Aaron Zube told us he was working on a new collection of Bernal Heights paintings for an upcoming show at the fabulous Inclusions Gallery on Cortland. Now he writes to say the show … Continue reading

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Today: Opening Reception for Bernal Artist in City Hall Office of Supervisor Campos

Bernal artist Todd Berman has lots of fans around the neighborhood — including D9 Supervisor David Campos. Neighbor Todd’s art is now on display in Supervisor Campos’s office in City Hall, and from 4 to 7 pm today in Room 268, the … Continue reading

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The New York Times Loves Bernal Author James Nestor’s New Book, and You’re Invited to His Party on Friday

Oh, by the way, did you catch that item  in Sunday’s New York Times Book Review? You know, the review of the brand-new book by Bernal Heights author (and anticool motorist) James Nestor? Neighbor James’s book is called Deep: Freediving, Renegade Science, … Continue reading

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UPDATED With Audio: Bernalwood Talks About Bernalwood on KALW Public Radio 91.7

Tonight on KALW public radio 91.7, your Bernalwood editor will be on the air for the City Visions show along with several other glamorous San Francisco neighborhood bloggers to talk about What It All Means: Is hyperlocal journalism here to … Continue reading

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Ecosexy New Film By Celebrity Bernal Heights Neighbors Is “An Ecosexual Love Story”

Bernal neighbors and celebrity filmmakers Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle have created a new film that’s starting to hit the festival circuit. It’s called “Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story,” and it’s coming home to San Francisco this weekend. Neighbor Beth says, “The film … Continue reading

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Tonight: Glamorous Art Opening Party at Cafe St. Jorge

Andrea de Francisco, founder of the fabulous and transformative Cafe St. Jorge on Mission near Cortand, invites one and all to an art opening happening at the cafe tonight: THE SHOW: PRETTY/HEAVY PRETTY/HEAVY explores themes of weight, texture, pattern, perspective … Continue reading

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Hurry! Artists Wanted for (New) 2014 Summer Stroll Art Walk

Neighbor Arno shares this call for artists who seek to participate in the new Art Walk that will happen during the glamorous Summer Stroll on Cortland in June. But hurry!  The deadline for submissions it at hand: The Summer Stroll on Cortland … Continue reading

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Save the Date: 2014 Bernal Hillwide Garage Sale, Aug. 9

It’s Spring Cleaning season. As you clean and sort your trove of worldly crap treasures, keep in mind that you will soon have the opportunity to dispose of these things, and put some money in your pocket, during the 2014 Bernal … Continue reading

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Deadline Approaching for 2014 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Submissions

Attention, glamtastic Bernal Heights filmmakers and cinephiles! The 2014 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema season is coming up, and NOW is the time to submit your films for inclusion in the series: Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema seeks short films or videos in … Continue reading

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