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Past Events

19
Oct
2016 Conference on Adverse Childhood Experiences: Awareness to Action
October 19-21, 2016     San Francisco
Center for Youth Wellness presents the 2016 Conference on Adverse Childhood Experiences: Awareness to Action. Details and registration information is forthcoming. Click more info to learn more.
13
Oct
Mill Valley Film Festival screening of Paper Tigers
Oct 13, 5:30pm and Oct 16, 3pm     
CYW is a community partner for the Mill Valley Film Festival screening of Paper Tigers - a film about the inspiring promise of trauma informed communities by James Redford.
3
Oct
Southeast Community Facility Commission 8th Annual Family Health Fair
Saturday, October 3, 2015 10am to 2pm     1800 Oakdale Avenue San Francisco, CA 94124
The Southeast Community Facility Commission 8th Annual Family Health Fair. Children's Zone organized by Center for Youth Wellness
10
Sep
Catalyzing and Sustaining a Movement: CYW's Three-Year Strategic Plan
Thursday, September 10th, 5:00 to 7:00pm     Old Skool Cafe, 1429 Mendell Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Catalyzing and Sustaining a Movement: CYW's Three-Year Strategic Plan
30
Jun
Want to visit the New Exploratorium?!
Now to June 30, 2015     Piers 15/17 SF, CA 94111
WHAT: Exploratorium Community Family Pass WHEN: July 1st 2014-June 30, 2015 WHERE: Piers 15/17 SF, CA 94111 WHO: Exploratorium & BMAGIC CONTACT: Jeaneane Young (415) 558-2487 or jeaneane@bayviewmagic.org NOTES: BMAGIC has been given a Community Day pass to access (FOR FREE!) the Exploratorium as part of a new year long pilot program. We would love to share this opportunity w/ BVHP families, children/youth participants. How it works: 1) Contact BMAGIC at least one week before you plan to make your outing to Exploratorium. The pass is intended for small groups of no more than 8 people including adults. 2) BMAGIC will give you the Pass 3) Return Pass back to BMAGIC w/in 48 hours of your trip. The Exploratorium also offers affordable opportunities for larger groups such as 5 free public days per year and free or reduced admission for weekday field trips for CBOs. For more info about these programs and hours visit www.exploratorium.edu. This pass is available on a first come first serve basis.
21
May
African American Parent Advisory Council: 3rd Thursday of every month except December
2015: January 15, February 19, March 19, April 16, and May 21; 5:45pm-8pm     Leola Havard Early Education School Auditorium; 1520 Oakdale Ave
Join parents from around SFUSD to advocate for their children, learn about upcoming events for African American students and find out about SFUSD’s programs. Child care and dinner will be provided. Sponsored by the Office of Access and Equity: 415.401.2555 Thursdays - 2014: October 16, November 20 Thursdays - 2015: January 15, February 19, March 19, April 16, May 21 5:45pm-8pm
18
May
FREE Legal Clinic for Children & Youth
Every 1st & 3rd Mondays, 1PM - 5PM     3450 3rd Street, Bldg. 2, San Francisco, CA 94124
Services are free and confidential! If you have legal questions, stop by our clinic. We can give advice about living with someone other than your parent, emancipation, being expelled from school, obtaining work authorization if you are undocumented, and other legal issues. For more information, contact Nicole Bates at (415) 780-6334. Sponsored by the Center for Youth Wellness and Legal Services for Children.
13
May
BMAGIC 10th Annual Literacy is Freedom Book Fair
May 13, 2015     Alex Pitcher Room Southeast Community Facility 1800 Oakdale
The book fair is designed to expose children to the power of literacy. Children will engage in theatrical storytelling and literacy activities. Each child will be provided with a brand new culturally relevant and competent book and healthy snacks. Contact: Cherie Cuenca at (415) 558-2488, cherie@bayviewmagic.org
11
May
Group Acupunture
Every Monday, 11 AM - 4:30 PM     3450 3rd Street, Bldg. 2, Suite 201, San Francisco, CA 94124
Free! No appointment needed. Acupuncture helps with pain, stress, anxiety, and headaches. It provides relief and relaxation of body and mind. We will be offering 20-60 min sessions with soft, calming background music. Expect a light pressure or tingling from thin needle in ear.
5
May
FREE Family Zumba
Every Tuesday, 5 - 6 PM     3450 3rd Street, Bldg. 2, 1st Floor, San Francisco, CA 94124
Join us for a FREE Zumba class for the whole family (Ages 5 and up) here at the Center for Youth Wellness! Bring a towel and water, and get ready to move and groove! Sponsored by the YMCA & Center for Youth Wellness.
31
Mar
SF Chronicle Visionary of the Year Award
March 31, 2015; 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.     The Fairmont in San Francisco
Between November and March, in partnership with the School of Economics and Business Administration at Saint Mary’s College, the San Francisco Chroncile recognize the visionary leaders who have made a difference in the Bay Area and beyond.
19
Mar
"Women Who Could be President" League of Women Voters Honoring Dr. Nadine Burke Harris
March 19th, 2015, 6-8pm     San Francisco
Celebrating 95 years, League of Women Voters of San Francisco cordially invites you to the “Women Who Could Be President” 2015 Gala Reception. Purchase tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-who-could-be-president-2015-gala-tickets-15640038777
27
Feb
First 5 Training
Feb 27th, 2015     Alameda County
Registration is now closed
18
Dec
Winter Wonderland
Thursday, December 18th, 5-9PM     Mendell Plaza (Third Street/ Oakdale/ Palou)
Join the celebrations!
11
Dec
Art and Healing at BCA / Rafiki Wellness
Thursday, December 11th, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.     601 Cesar Chavez St. (between 3rd St. and Pier 80)
Art activities to alleviate stress and chronic disease
6
Dec
Family Portrait Day at Joseph Lee Gym
Saturday, December 6th, 11AM-4PM     3rd St & Oakdale Ave (enter on Oakdale)
Reserve Time Now!
3
Dec
Cardio Fit and Soul Line Dancing are Free events held at BCA / Rafiki Wellness
December     601 Cesar Chavez St. (between 3rd St. and Pier 80)
Cardio Fit Saturdays in the month of December, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m
3
Dec
Soul Line Dancing
Tuesdays in December, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m     TBD
Learn to dance
30
Nov
Free Community Shuttle from BVHP to coast Ntnl Park Sites!
Now through November 2014     
Free Community Shuttle from Bayview Hunters Point (BVHP) to one of the following coastal National Park Sites: • The Presidio • Lands End (Near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach) • Mori Point in Pacifica (20 minutes from BVHP) Now through November 2014; any group and program leader from BVHP can schedule trips. Contact Jennifer Greene at (415) 561-3054, or jgreene@parksconservancy.org to make arrangements.
27
Sep
Science Saturdays
9/20 (9am-1:30pm); 9/27 (12:30pm-3:30pm)     Eco Center at Heron�s Head Park; 32 Jennings Street, SF 94124 @ Cargo Way
CONTACT: (415) 839-4963 Looking for a fun way to spend time with your family on Saturday afternoons? Head to the EcoCenter! Each Saturday, trained naturalists and partners offer an engaging, hands-on, and fun event that is perfect for young kids to adults. Each week, we’ll explore a different topic or theme such as Sensational Sharks; Tangled Web – Plankton, Plastics & Us; and Touring the EcoCenter.
27
Sep
National Public Lands Day – Volunteers Needed to Help Clean Park
Saturday, Sept. 27 9am-12pm     Youngblood Coleman Playground
Contact: 415.831.6333 recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org
27
Sep
Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band -- in concert!
Saturday, Sept. 27 at 4:30PM     Bayview Branch Library
2013 Latin Grammy Winners
26
Sep
Dinner & Movie Night
Friday, September 26, 2014     MLK Pool / Bayview Park Armstrong @ 3rd Street
Dinner @ 6pm * Movie Roll Bounce – with Bow Wow and Nick Cannon @ 7pm For more information call 415.822.7500 Ext. 29 or Email Bayview.healzone@gmail.com
20
Sep
6 months of Complimentary Internet Service - Internet Essentials from Comcast
Apply August 4 – September 20th     
Families may qualify for up to 6 months of complimentary (Free) Internet service if you apply and are approved for Internet Essentials. The regular cost of this program is $9.95 a month + tax. Call: 1-855-339-6124
20
Sep
Water Works Celebrate With the PUC This Saturday!
Saturday, September 20th 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.     Southeast Treatment Plant 750 Phelps Street
Join the PUC and City partners for a fun-filled day of hands-on activities and workshops. Learn water conservation tips, prepare your home and family for an emergency, and let your kids explore the educational and fun Kids Zone! Participate in these and many more activities at our Water Works event on from. Water Works is free of charge. www.sfwater.org/waterworks for more information.
18
Sep
Bayview Pop Up Market - 1st and 3rd Thursday
1st and 3rd Thursdays until Sept 18th     Pier 70 (420 22nd Street)
The Bayview Community Pop-Up Market will be occurring the 1st and 3rd Thursday July through September. 5:30pm-8:00pm The Pop-Up Market will feature various food and craft Vendors mentioned below: - Aquarius Enterprises - Comfort Foods National Inc. - The Culinary Dudes - Fox and Lion Bread - Gratta Wines - Moyoni - Sugar and Honey - Yvonne's Southern Sweets - The SF Mead Co. - VeloBrews - Auntie April's - Nia Soul - Proof Grain Works - CDXX - City of Dreams - Tricia Ann's Jewelry Land Come join us for a night of dancing, delicious food, and great company!
13
Sep
SAVE THE DATE! Chinese Whispers and the Bayview Historical Society
Saturday September 13th, 2014     
This educational event recognizes the role of Bayview Hunters Point and the historical significance of Chinese shrimp fishing in San Francisco. The event will include the viewing of the Grace Quan sailing ship sailing into India Basin and around Heron's Head.
12
Sep
SF District 10 Supervisor Candidates Forum
Friday, September 12, 2014 7pm – 9pm     601 Cesar Chavez Street (between 3rd Street and Pier 80)
BCA / Rafiki Wellness Candidates: DeBray Carpenter, Ed Donaldson, Marlene Tran, Shawn Richard, Malia Cohen, Tony Kelly Come meet and hear our District 10 Supervisor Candidates provide you with an overview of their vision for our community and answer key questions, including health issues.. For questions contact: Maxine (415) 615-9945 ext. 104
3
Sep
Bayview Youth Advocates Seek Youth 14-17 who reside in 94124 or 94134
Deadline to apply: September 5, 2014     CYC – Bayview Office, 4438 Third Street
Term: September 16, 2014 – May 16, 2015: Tues, Wed, Thurs, 4pm – 6pm Bayview Youth Advocates is a group of youth residing in the Bayview Hunters Point and San Bruno areas working to reduce violence and create harmony and understanding through advocacy, education and outreach. Youth receive a $200 monthly stipend. For questions or concerns contact: Wendy Lee (415) 550-1151 wendy@cycsf.org
23
Aug
Hunters Point Naval Shipyard Environmental Cleanup Bus Tours
Saturday, August 23rd      Building 101 Hunters Point Naval Shipyard
10am OR 1pm; Advanced reservations required; reserve two hours to participate in the tour. Space limited to the first 57 people per tour time. For More Information Contact: 415.295.4742; Email: info@sfhpns.com
21
Aug
Save the date! Commission Meeting
Thursday August 21, 2014     Bayview Branch Library, 5075 Third Street
4:30pm to 6pm Commission Meeting to vote on renaming in honor of Linda Brooks-Burton Details to come
19
Aug
BMAGIC Convener Meeting
Tuesday August 19th     1800 Oakdale (Alex Pitcher Room)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm; Join the community for the monthly Bayview Hunters Point convener meeting
16
Aug
Save the date! BMAGIC Backpack Give-away
Saturday August 16, 2014     Youngblood Coleman Park, 1398 Hudson Ave
11:00am - 3:00pm; This annual event in honor of Bayview Hunters Point children and youth, kindergarten to 12th grade will offer an educational, healthy and enjoyable experience. The BMAGIC backpack giveaway encourages our children and youth to be excited about the upcoming school year and provides them with the necessary tools to be prepared for academic success. Over fifty community-based organizations will be in attendance to offer services. Children and their families will also be available to provide FREE health and wellness resources along with participating in fun interactive activities and games. Over 3,000 backpacks stuffed with school supplies will be given away at this event. CYW will be there with giveaways, games, and more information about ACEs, toxic stress, and our services.
15
Aug
Commission Meeting
Thursday August 21, 2014     Bayview Branch Library - 5075 Third Street
4:30pm to 6pm; This meeting is to vote on renaming the branch in honor of Linda Brooks-Burton.
13
Aug
Aerial Dance @ Zaccho Center for Dance & Aerial Arts - Wednesdays
EVERY MON & WED until Aug 17th 2014     1777 Yosemite Ave #330
On MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS July 16, 2014 thru August 17th, 2014. Summer Sessions are 8pm-9:30pm. Call 415-822-6744. Mixed level class for adults and teens
11
Aug
AERIAL DANCE @ ZACCHO CENTER FOR DANCE & AERIAL ARTS - MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS
EVERY MON & WED until Aug 17th 2014     1777 Yosemite Ave #330
On MON & WED July 16, 2014 thru August 17th, 2014. Summer Sessions are 8pm-9:30pm. Call 415-822-6744. Mixed level class for adults and teens
9
Aug
Save the date! Alice Griffith Back to School Health Fair
Saturday, August 9th 2014     
Details to come
6
Aug
AERIAL DANCE @ ZACCHO CENTER FOR DANCE & AERIAL ARTS - MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS
EVERY MON & WED until Aug 17th 2014     1777 Yosemite Ave #330
On MON & WED July 16, 2014 thru August 17th, 2014. Summer Sessions are 8pm-9:30pm. Call 415-822-6744. Mixed level class for adults and teens
4
Aug
Aerial Dance @ Zaccho Center for Dance and Aerial Arts
EVERY MON & WED until August 17th     1777 Yosemite Ave #330, 8-9:30pm
Aerial Dance @ Zaccho Center for Dance and Aerial Arts - Mixed level class for adults and teens Call or visit the website below for more info: 415-822-6744 www.zaccho.org
1
Aug
Comedy for a Cause
Friday, August 1st     Galleria Design Center - 101 Henry Adams St formerly Kansas St
Presented by Urban Ed Academy Friday, August 1, 2014 7pm – 12am Hosted by Nephew Tommy of The Steve Harvey Show Help Support SF Bayview Hunter's Point Community 3rd, 4th & 5th graders 100 % of the proceeds are being donated to www.urbanedacademy.com to help our Bayview Hunter's Point boys in 3rd-5th grades. Supporting this worthwhile event is a great way for everyone to participate. Tickets are $50 and $75 reserve. If your schedules won't permit you to attend please bless someone less fortunate to go. Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/756040
30
Jul
AERIAL DANCE @ ZACCHO CENTER FOR DANCE & AERIAL ARTS - MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS
EVERY MON & WED until Aug 17th 2014     1777 Yosemite Ave #330
On MON & WED July 16, 2014 thru August 17th, 2014. Summer Sessions are 8pm-9:30pm. Call 415-822-6744. Mixed level class for adults and teens
28
Jul
AERIAL DANCE @ ZACCHO CENTER FOR DANCE & AERIAL ARTS - MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS
EVERY MON & WED until Aug 17th 2014     1777 Yosemite Ave #330
On MON & WED July 16, 2014 thru August 17th, 2014. Summer Sessions are 8pm-9:30pm. Call 415-822-6744. Mixed level class for adults and teens
27
Jul
NOW_Hunters Point & Bayview Opera House
Sunday July 27th 1pm – 4pm      Heron’s Head Park at the very end of Cargo Way near Jennings Street
Featuring Circus Bella and The Prescott Family Circus--A day of art, fun, food and family entertainment. CONTACT: nowhunterspoint@gmail.com or (415) 644-5883
26
Jul
The Point of Pride Documentary Viewing
Saturday July 26, 2014     Bayview Branch Library, 5075 3rd Street
2:00pm, 2:30pm, and 3:00pm. Produced by Bay Area Video Coalition and San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive at San Francisco State University. NOTES: Point of Pride: The People's View of Bayview/Hunter's Point, a documentary film about African American civil rights in the Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood. Point of Pride combines archival footage from the 1950's, 60's, and 70's with present-day viewpoints and reactions to this past footage to create a compelling portrait of a community marked by struggle and fueled by hope.
12
Jul
StoryCorps Listening Party
Saturday July 12, 2014, 1pm- 3:00pm     Jennings Street @ Cargo Way
NOW Hunters Point is a project in collaboration with PG&E to build a new and vibrant hub that can transform the former Hunters Point Power Plant site into a dynamic activity center that benefits the local community.
10
Jul
We Are All Healthy Heroes Celebration
July 10, 2014 4PM-7PM     1800 Oakdale Ave
Hosted by: The Bayview HEAL Zone, this is an evening of food, music, performances and celebrating the first three years of the Bayview HEAL Zone and honoring our Bayview Healthy Heroes: LaShea Sanchez, Javarre Wilson, Jeffrey Betcher, Sam Thomas, Antonio Jones, Lena Miller, Joel and Mary McClure. RSVP with Kenny Hill (415)645-3155
3
Jul
BVOH Arts Workshop Open House
Thursday July 3, 2014, 10:00am – 1:00pm     Jennings Street @ Cargo Way
NOW Hunters Point is a project in collaboration with PG&E to build a new and vibrant hub that can transform the former Hunters Point Power Plant site into a dynamic activity center that benefits the local community.
10
Jun
UNBOUND - The 5th Annual 5 Keys Art Show
Tuesday, June 10, 2014; 5:30-7:30PM     100 Larkin St.
Hosted by 5 Keys Charter Schools at the SF Library. The goal of this event is to build bridges of humanity between the SF jails and SF communities.
3
Jun
Bayview Police Station - Community Meeting
Tues, Jun 3 | 6-8 pm     201 Williams Ave
29
May
Trauma Informed Health and Healing Practices
Thursday, May 29th 12:30PM-2:30PM     State Capitol, Sacramento, California
Hosted by: The Alliance for Boys and Men of Color Health Policy Workgroup
20
May
BMAGIC Community Convener Meeting
Tues, May 20 | 1-3 pm     1800 Oakdale Ave, Alex Pitcher Room
6
May
Bayview Police Station - Community Meeting
Tues, May 6 | 6-8 pm     201 Williams Ave
2
May
SAVE the DATE:
BMAGIC 10th Anniversary Friday
Fri, May 2 | time and location TBD     
28
Apr
Leadership California Honors CEO Dr. Nadine Burke Harris with The Legacy of Leadership Community Leader Award
April 28, 2014     The Westin San Francisco Market Street, 50 Third Street, San Francisco
Leadership California honors CEO Dr. Nadine Burke Harris with The Legacy of Leadership Community Leader Award. This award honors a woman leader who exemplifies excellence in the identification and solution of community problems. Tickets are $165 for April 24, 2014 6:15PM-8:45PM at the Westin in San Francisco. See link to purchase tickets.
24
Apr
ACEs for CBOs: A Better Way
Thurs, Apr 24 | 9 am-12 pm     
24
Apr
Public Advocates Awards CEO Dr. Nadine Burke Harris the Voices of Conscience Award
April 24, 2014     Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission Street (At 3rd Street), San Francisco
15
Apr
BMAGIC Community Convener Meeting
Tues, Apr 15 | 1-3 pm     1800 Oakdale Ave, Alex Pitcher Room
3
Apr
18 Reasons Cooking Matters
Thurs, Apr 3 | 4-6pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
1
Apr
Bayview Police Station - Community Meeting
Tues, Apr 1 | 6-8pm     201 Williams Ave
27
Mar
18 Reasons Cooking Matters
Thurs, Mar 27 | 4-6pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
20
Mar
18 Reasons Cooking Matters
Thurs, Mar 20 | 4-6pm     3450 3rd Street – multipurpose room
18
Mar
Black Infant Health - Prenatal Sessions
Tues, March 18 | 12-2:30pm     3450 3rd Street – multipurpose room
18
Mar
BMAGIC Community Convener Meeting
Tues, Mar 18 | 1-3pm     1800 Oakdale/Alex Pitcher Room
14
Mar
ACEs for Educators
Fri, March 14 | 2-3:30pm     Charles Drew 50 Pomona, SF
13
Mar
18 Reasons Cooking Matters
Thurs, March 13 | 4-6pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
11
Mar
Black Infant Health - Prenatal Sessions
Tues, March 11 | 12-2:30     3450 3rd Street – multipurpose room
10
Mar
ACEs for Educators
Mon, March 10 | 3-4:30pm     Carver Elementary 1360 Oakdale, CA
6
Mar
18 Reasons Cooking Matters
Thurs, Mar 6 | 4-6pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
5
Mar
ACEs for Educators
Wed, Mar 5 | 8-9am     Visitation Valley
5
Mar
Coleman Advocates - CBO ACEs Training
Wed, Mar 5 | 2:30-4:30pm     459 Vienna St, SF CA 94110
4
Mar
Black Infant Health - Prenatal Sessions
Tues, March 4 | 12-2:30pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
3
Mar
ACEs After School Staff
Mon, March 3 | 12:30-1:30pm or 2:15-3:15pm     El Dorado Elementary School 70 Delta St. SF
27
Feb
18 Reasons Cooking Matters
Thurs, Feb 27 | 4-6pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
Thurs, February 27, 4-6pm
3450 3rd Street, San Francisco
Multipurpose Room
25
Feb
Black Infant Health - Prenatal Sessions
Wed, Feb 25 | 12-2:30pm     3450 3rd Street - multipurpose room
Wednesday, Feb 25, 12-2:30pm
3450 3rd Street, San Francisco
Multipurpose Room
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