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Classes
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 5:30pm
Group Activity
Members Only; Free
Classes
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:15pm
Financial Literacy Series
Members Only; Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/investment-information-on-the-web-registration-37347411112
Photograph of Laurie McLean
Classes
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00am
Members $39, Public $49
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/secrets-of-the-perfect-pitch-and-the-quintessential-query-registration-35359857285
Classes
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Photograph of Laurie McLean
Classes
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Members $99, Public $119
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/workshopping-your-perfect-pitch-and-the-quintessential-query-registration-35359927495
Classes
Sunday, October 01, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, October 08, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:00am
Every Second Thursday of the Month
Members Only; Free
Classes
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 10:30am
10:30-5:00pm
Members $240, Public $280
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/memoir-writing-with-master-memoirist-adair-lara-registration-35985066302
Classes
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Every Third Wednesday of the Month
Members Only; Free
Classes
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 5:30pm
Group Activity
Members Only; Free
Photograph of Basya Petnick
Classes
Saturday, November 04, 2017 - 10:30am
How to collect, communicate, and share family and community life stories
Members $75, Public $100
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/save-it-how-to-collect-communicate-and-share-family-and-community-life-stories-registration-38059792865
Classes
Saturday, November 04, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 05, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Photograph of Marilyn Tullius
Classes
Monday, November 06, 2017 - 3:30pm
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/heres-to-your-career-change-resume-makeover-clinic-for-career-transitioning-registration-38060039603
Classes
Thursday, November 09, 2017 - 10:00am
Every Second Thursday of the Month
Members Only; Free
Classes
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Every Third Wednesday of the Month
Members Only; Free
Classes
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 02, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 03, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 09, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 31, 2017 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 07, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by International Master Elliott Winslow
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 11:00am
Taught by Ewelina Krubnik
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 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 24, 2017 - 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
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens

Group Activity

Bring a knitting or crochet project and get to know your fellow Mechanics’ Institute members and staff.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Investment Information on the Web

Financial Literacy Series

Attendees will learn how to access free and authoritative investment information focused on publicly traded companies, covering stocks, mutual funds, and industry surveys.

Members Only; Free

Classes
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Secrets of The Perfect Pitch and the Quintessential Query

Laurie McLean will unveil the secrets of the perfect pitch and the quintessential query in an information-rich 2-hour class.

Members $39
Public $49

Classes
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 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, September 30, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Workshopping Your Perfect Pitch and the Quintessential Query

This is a hands-on workshop for your specific pitch and query.

Members $99
Public $119

Classes
Sunday, October 01, 2017 - 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 07, 2017 - 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 08, 2017 - 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, October 12, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Technology Office Hours

Every Second Thursday of the Month

Reserve a 30-minute appointment to work with a librarian for one-on-one help with a device, software, email, or similar tech- and internet-related issue.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 10:30am to 5:00pm

Memoir Writing with Master Memoirist Adair Lara

10:30-5:00pm

Adair will help you shed your inhibitions in order to craft a compelling memoir…and give you tips on getting it published!

Members $240
Public $280

Classes
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 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 15, 2017 - 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, October 18, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Library Downloads Workshop: eBooks, eMagazines, eComics, eAudiobooks

Every Third Wednesday of the Month

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.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 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 22, 2017 - 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 28, 2017 - 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 29, 2017 - 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
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens

Group Activity

Bring a knitting or crochet project and get to know your fellow Mechanics’ Institute members and staff.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, November 04, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

SAVE IT!

How to collect, communicate, and share family and community life stories

This one-day workshop will help jumpstart your project by focusing on the two most important aspects of oral history projects: the art of the interview and the art and technology of presentation. 

Members $75
Public $100

Classes
Saturday, November 04, 2017 - 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 05, 2017 - 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
Monday, November 06, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Here’s to Your Career Change! Resume Makeover Clinic for Career Transitioning

In this workshop, you will gain insights about innovative approaches, review resume examples that follow best practices in a changing job market, and learn tips to strengthen your resume for better results.

Members & Public Free

Classes
Thursday, November 09, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Technology Office Hours

Every Second Thursday of the Month

Reserve a 30-minute appointment to work with a librarian for one-on-one help with a device, software, email, or similar tech- and internet-related issue.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 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, November 15, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Library Downloads Workshop: eBooks, eMagazines, eComics, eAudiobooks

Every Third Wednesday of the Month

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.

Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 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 19, 2017 - 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 25, 2017 - 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 26, 2017 - 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 02, 2017 - 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 03, 2017 - 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 09, 2017 - 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 10, 2017 - 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 16, 2017 - 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 17, 2017 - 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 23, 2017 - 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, December 30, 2017 - 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 31, 2017 - 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 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, January 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, January 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, January 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, January 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
Sunday, January 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.