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Classes
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:30am
Presented by Linda Lee, web designer and founder of WordPress Bootcamp
Members $39, Public $49
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-author-website-building-a-site-that-works-registration-47474305927
Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
Presented by Linda Lee, web designer and founder of WordPress Bootcamp
Members $119, Public $139
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wordpress-bootcamp-creating-a-wordpress-website-and-how-to-use-it-registration-47478290846
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Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
Writing Nonfiction Like a Novel with T.J. Stiles
Members $100, Public $105
https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/MzQ5MzA=
Classes
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, September 01, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, September 02, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, September 08, 2018 - 1:00am
Fictional Time and Place with Natalie Baszile
Members $95, Public $105
https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/MzU2NDI=
Classes
Saturday, September 08, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, September 09, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 10:00am
Second Thursdays of the Month
Members Only; Free
Photograph of Eric Witchey
Classes
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 10:30am
Members $169, Public $199
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mastering-the-emotion-driven-story-with-eric-witchey-registration-46341676201
Classes
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
Third Wednesdays of the Month
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
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Classes
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 10:30am
Members $49, Public $59
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/use-linkedin-to-advance-your-literary-career-with-lyzette-wanzer-registration-46951878332
Classes
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Litquake logo
Classes
Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 1:00am
Straw Into Gold: The Alchemy of Memoir with Katy Butler
Members $95, Public $105
https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/MzU2NDY=
Classes
Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, October 07, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Photograph of Diane Frank
Classes
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 10:30am
A Workshop with Diane Frank
Members $99, Public $119
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-journey-from-poet-to-author-a-workshop-with-diane-frank-registration-46341791546
Classes
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Photograph of Andy Ross
Classes
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10:30am
With Andy Ross
Members $39, Public $49
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/finding-and-working-with-a-literary-agent-registration-46342139587
Classes
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Photograph of Andy Ross
Classes
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
Members $39, Public $49
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/drafting-the-perfect-query-a-workshop-with-andy-ross-registration-46342349214
Classes
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 10:30am
With C. S. Lakin
Members $39, Public $49
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nailing-the-4-essential-pillars-of-novel-construction-talk-and-qa-registration-46342424439
Classes
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Photograph of C.S. Lakin
Classes
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 1:30pm
With C. S. Lakin
Members $99, Public $119
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/workshop-your-4-essential-pillars-of-novel-construction-registration-46342524739
Classes
Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Friday, November 02, 2018 - 10:30am
Members $149, Public $189
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/everyday-celebrity-a-personal-branding-workshop-registration-46341477607
Classes
Saturday, November 03, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 04, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:00am
From Blog to Blockbuster: Moving From the Web to the Printed Page with Daniel Mallory Ortberg
Members $95, Public $105
https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/MzU2ODQ=
Classes
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 1:00am
Cultivating Chaos with Cristina Garcia
Members $95, Public $105
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Classes
Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 02, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 09, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 05, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 06, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, February 02, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, February 03, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, February 09, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

The Author Website: Building a Site That Works

Presented by Linda Lee, web designer and founder of WordPress Bootcamp

Learn the basics and how to improve what you already have—featuring WordPress.

Members $39
Public $49

Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

WordPress Bootcamp: Creating a WordPress Website and How to Use It

Presented by Linda Lee, web designer and founder of WordPress Bootcamp

Learn the basics of using a WordPress built website.

Members $119
Public $139

Classes
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Litquake Writing Class

Writing Nonfiction Like a Novel with T.J. Stiles

Researching that sprawling nonfiction book project, but finding yourself bogged down in the narrative?

Members $100
Public $105

Classes
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, September 01, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, September 02, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, September 08, 2018 - 1:00am to 4:00am

Litquake Master Class Mixer

Fictional Time and Place with Natalie Baszile

Natalie Baszile won accolades for her debut novel Queen Sugar (which became a runaway New York Times bestseller and launched a hit TV show of the same name) for painting a vivid picture of the world of modern-day sugar cane farmers in Louisiana. Want to learn her secrets? Come to this class.

Members $95
Public $105

Classes
Saturday, September 08, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, September 09, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Technology Office Hours

Second Thursdays of the Month

If you're looking for one-on-one help with a device, software, email, or a similar tech- or internet-related issue, librarians are happy to help! Reserve a 30-minute appointment to work with a librarian regarding devices and ebook readers, how to make the best use of the Library's online features, how to safely manage social media accounts, and more.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

Mastering the Emotion-Driven Story with Eric Witchey

Emotion-driven Story is a high-energy seminar class that presents hands-on techniques for touching every reader’s heart. 

Members $169
Public $199

Classes
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Library Downloads Workshop: eBooks, eMagazines, eComics, eAudiobooks

Third Wednesdays of the Month

The Mechanics' Institute offers thousands of digital titles that you can download to your computer, tablet, or smartphone from anywhere there's an internet connection. Bring your device to this hands-on workshop where you'll set up an account, have your questions answered, and get started downloading eBooks, eMagazines, eComics, and eAudiobooks.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
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No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

Use LinkedIn to Advance Your Literary Career with Lyzette Wanzer

It's one thing to write a book. It's another thing to turn it into a full or part-time career where you're earning a good living getting paid to do work you love. In this highly interactive workshop, you 'll learn exactly what to do to.

Members $49
Public $59

Classes
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 1:00am to 4:00am

Litquake Master Class Mixer

Straw Into Gold: The Alchemy of Memoir with Katy Butler

In this workshop, Katy Butler will show you how to find the upward arcs in your story and transform the "straw" of ordinary memory into the "gold" of a narrative that can electrify readers.

Members $95
Public $105

Classes
Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, October 07, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

The Journey from Poet to Author

A Workshop with Diane Frank

The theme of this workshop is transforming your poems into a book – the issues, the obstacles, and the joy.

Members $99
Public $119

Classes
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Finding and Working with a Literary Agent

With Andy Ross

This class will lead you through the process of finding the right agent for you.

Members $39
Public $49

Classes
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Drafting the Perfect Query: A Workshop with Andy Ross

In this class, we will discuss the elements of a good query letter, how to write one that will grab the attention of the agent. 

Members $39
Public $49

Classes
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Nailing the 4 Essential Pillars of Novel Construction – Talk and Q&A

With C. S. Lakin

This 2-hour slide talk and discussion will go deep into your concept with a kicker, protagonist with a goal, conflict with high stakes, and theme with a heart. 

Members $39
Public $49

Classes
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Workshop Your 4 Essential Pillars of Novel Construction

With C. S. Lakin

In this afternoon session, we’ll dig deep into your four pillars, helping you brainstorm your ideas in small group critique sessions along with instructor feedback.

Members $99
Public $119

Classes
Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Friday, November 02, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:00pm

Shine when you need it most: how to create a powerful presence when you pitch and market your work

Discover exactly how to unleash your innate star quality and shine. Learn the best marketing secrets from the entertainment world so you can powerfully present yourself like a seasoned celebrity in interviews, networking events, pitches, video presentations, and more. Find the words and the courage to communicate your irresistible offer to publishers, the press, and other key influencers who will help you build your personal brand—and acquire the success you deserve.

Members $149
Public $189

Classes
Saturday, November 03, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, November 04, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:00am to 4:00am

Litquake Master Class Mixer

From Blog to Blockbuster: Moving From the Web to the Printed Page with Daniel Mallory Ortberg

Litquake is thrilled to have Daniel teaching his first master class mixer, which will coach writers on moving from writing online to writing a book.

Members $95
Public $105

Classes
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 1:00am to 4:00am

Litquake Master Class Mixer

Cultivating Chaos with Cristina Garcia

This fiction workshop will encourage you to make a mess -- to let your writing unspool in unpredictable, organic ways; to welcome what surprises and disturbs you; to harness wildness without domesticating its energies.

Members $95
Public $105

Classes
Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
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Classes
Sunday, December 02, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
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Classes
Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 09, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, January 05, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, January 06, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, February 02, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, February 03, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, February 09, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Ewelina Krubnik

Do you play chess? Do you wish you played chess? Have you played a few times but have been intimidated about playing more? If any of these things apply to you, come to the Mechanics Institute in San Francisco for our free women-only chess classes!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Beginners and Intermediate Players

Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow

Interested in learning the basics of chess? Planning to play in your first tournament? Looking for new opponents, or just want to get back into the game your dad taught you long ago? Then come on down to the Mechanics' Institute, the oldest chess club in the country and sharpen your skills!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.