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Berkeley Information Network (BIN)

The Berkeley Information Network is a database of community resources: local organizations, agencies, services, non profits, clubs, in and around Berkeley. It also includes information on museums, disabled services, low-cost legal aid, recycling, schools, emergency dental referrals, parks, summer camps, senior resources, job lines, consumer groups and more. FAQ!


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Jewish Film Institute. San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

36th SF SF Jewish Film Festival July 21-August 7, celebrates the full spectrum of Jewish identity, life and thought featuring 68 films from 15 countries, held around the Bay Area. See website for information. (Full Record)


Berkeley Kite Festival

Berkeley Kite Festival, Sat-Sun, July 30-31, 2016 • 10AM-6PM, Cesar E. Chavez Perk at the Berkeley Marina. This free event promises the excitement and artistry of modern kite flying. (Full Record)

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Oakland Chinatown StreetFest 2013 logo; a coiled orange dragon with yellow stars on it.

Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce

29th Oakland Chinatown Streetfest, August 27 & 28, 2016, 10:00AM - 5:30PM, free. Small California businesses and community organizations showcase delicious foods, arts & crafts, entertainment, unique Asian products, and special services. (Full Record)

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Bay Area Peace Lantern Ceremony

15th Annual Bay Area Japanese Peace Lantern Ceremony, Saturday, August 6, 6:30–9:00 p.m. The 71st Anniversary off the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima duriing WWII. Help decorate and float shades for floating peace lanterns, music. Aquatic Park, Berkeley. For more information: (Full Record)