Curious Picks of the Week - July 31, 2013

Every week we'll pick events around town that spark our curiosity. Curious suggestions are welcome here.

 

How to Manufacture Locally for Apparel and Sewn Products

Tuesday, July 30,  6 - 8 pm

Ever thought of starting your own clothing line or opening your own apparel shop? Here’s a thread and thimble class that will teach you everything you need to know to get you started and how to stay local.

 

Burning Man: The Story Behind Black Rock City

Wednesday, July 31, 6:30 - 8 pm

Burning Man founder Larry Harvey provides an inside peek into what makes Burning Man the phenomenon it’s become.

 

Unlimited Wine Tasting + Wine History + A Whine History + A Whole Lot More + The Old Mint

Thursday, Aug 1, 6 pm

San Francisco’s wine industry dates back to the 1700s. Find out about its rich and juicy history at The Old Mint.

 

Intro to Ham Radio Communications Team

Saturday, Aug 3, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Ham radio or amateur radio gives you ways to use radio transmission for your own projects. Find out more in beginners’ training.

 

Urban Composting: Garden for the Environment

Saturday, Aug 3, 10 am - 12 pm

This fun, hands-on class teaches methods for backyard and worm composting for home and community gardens.