Saturday, November 9, 2013
Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Saturday, Nov. 9.
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8 a.m. SAN JOSE — First annual Santa Clara County Sheriff's Heroes Run with Valley Medical Center and patients from the pediatrics department. Children will be dressed as their favorite hero or superhero. Proceeds benefit the pediatrics department. Starts at county parking lot, north San Pedro Street and Younger Avenue. Contact: Sonja Bree, (239) 728-7626 or Laura Kazanovicz, (978) 838-7163.
9 a.m. OAKLAND — Briefing prior to a 10 a.m. memorial service for families who have lost loved ones on the old eastern span of the San
Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. Meet at Bay Bridge public information office, 311 Burma Road. Contact: Michael Ferguson, (415) 557-1094.
10 a.m. ANTIOCH — Presentation and tour by the Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge to show how dredged sand from the San Joaquin River can help restore habitat for the endangered Lange's metalmark butterfly. Meet in front of large brown refuge sign, 501 Fulton Shipyard Road. Contact: Louis Tarrazas, (707) 320-3695 or Doug Cordell, (510) 774-4080.
10 a.m. SAN FRANCISCO — Public tours begin aboard Greenpeace's ship, "Rainbow Warrior." Note: Media tours can be scheduled through Kat Clark at (415) 529-0941. Government ID is required to board the ship. Pier 15, 698 The Embarcadero.
12 p.m. SAN FRANCISCO — Chinese Americans and supporters will protest perceived offensive remarks made on the Oct. 16 "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" show and will call on Kimmel to resign from the show. Part of a nationwide series of protests. Front of City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place. Contact: Carl Chan, (510) 604-9091.
1 p.m. VARIOUS — National day of action to protest the death of Andy Lopez, a 13-year-old Santa Rosa boy who was shot by a sheriff's deputy while holding a replica assault rifle. Locations are: Fruitvale BART station, 3401 E. 12th St., Oakland. Contact: (415) 596-7009; 24th and Mission streets, San Francisco. Contact: Answer Coalition, (415) 821-6545. Julliard Park, 329 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa. Contact: Terri Carrion, (305) 458-4071.
2 p.m. OAKLAND — Community and worker recycling forum. Organizers say city officials are about to finalize a contract for trash and recycling services with current contractors, and organizers want increased wages and better employee working conditions. La Primera Iglesia Presbiteriana Hispana, 1941 High St. Contact: Craig Merrilees, (510) 774-5325 or Jennifer Lin, (510) 893-7106, ext. 321.
2 p.m. SAN FRANCISCO — The Asian Art Museum will hold a Korean wedding reenactment as part of its exhibit "In Grand Style: Celebrations in Korean Art during the Joseon Dynasty." 200 Larkin St. Contact: Annie Tsang, (415) 581-3560.
4 p.m. OAKLAND — Media briefing with panelists prior to a 7:30 p.m. forum titled "Daughters of the Civil Rights Movement Speak," with Donzaleigh Abernathy, Luci Baines Johnson, Kerry Kennedy and Peggy Wallace Kennedy. Oakland Marriott City Center, 1001 Broadway. Contact: Jim Hill, (510) 427-4623.
7 p.m. SAN FRANCISCO — The Clinton Foundation's Millennium Network event with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea. Regency Ballroom, 1290 Sutter St. Contact: (212) 348-8882.