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Upcoming Calendar of fun cheap and unique bay area events Oct 19 - Oct 26
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It's our party!!! 1st Ever Happy Hour (Thu 10/26) is on Thursday!
Let's bring this thing to the real world! After three years of funcheap emails and giveaways, it's time for the very first event we've ever thrown. We hope you'll join us for a happy hour at the cool bar ez5 in the Financial District. We'll have cheap drinks, trivia questions from the authors of the cool & quirky travel book "San Francisco: The Unknown City," we'll be playing great music handpicked by Johnny, and giving away tons of prizes. Best of all, this is your chance to meet other funcheapers including both founders Johnny and Shannon. We can't wait to meet you all! 
* When: Thursday, October 26th - 6 to 8pm
* Where: ez5 Bar - 682 Commercial (btwn Sacramento & Clay, Kearny & Montgomery) - Financial District
* How Much: Free! 

Thursday, October 19
10/19	5:00 pm	$5 Thursday evening admission to Asian Art Musuem (open 'til 9pm)  	Museum
10/19	6:00 pm	FREE fashion show, spa treatments and cocktails  	Fashion
10/19	6:00 pm	FREE Girls Night Out - make-overs, music and cocktails - Bloomingdales 	Shopping
10/19	7:00 pm	FREE book reading Andy Summers (of The Police) his memoirs @ Booksmith Haight 	Literature
10/19	7:00 pm	FREE Slideshow and Lecture on Japan's Underground Sex Clubs 	Literature
10/19	7:00 pm	FREE book reading on 1970s radical group "The Weatherman" @ Modern Times 	Literature
10/19	7:30 pm	FREE Seymour Hersh lecture "Thinking Humanity After Abu Ghraib" Stanford 	Lecture
Friday, October 20
10/20	10:00 am	FREE lectures "Thinking Humanity After Abu Ghraib" @ Stanford Univ. 	Lecture
10/20	11:00 am	FREE (w/ muni pass or transfer) "Trolley Dances" modern dance troupe on N Judah 	Dance
10/20	12:00 pm	FREE noontime indie pop concert "Honeycut" @ UC Berkeley 	Live Music
10/20	6:30 pm	FREE "Movies that Matter' film, q&a & dessert "Coach Carter" - Oakland 	Film
10/20	8:00 pm	2 for 1 tix! ($5 for 2) to police drama parody "basket of justice" @ Off Market  	Theater
10/20	9:00 pm	FREE (b4 11p) Cinemasque: European Masquerade Ball @ Canvas Gallery 	Dance
Saturday, October 21
10/21	10:00 am	FREE Prenatal & Postnatal Health Expo @ Sports Basement 	Expo
10/21	11:00 am	FREE (w/ muni pass or transfer) "Trolley Dances" modern dance troupe on N Judah 	Dance
10/21	6:30 pm	FREE Bonfire & Havdalah @ Berkeley Marina 	Outdoors
10/21	7:00 pm	FREE lecture "Best American Comics '06" with Harvey Pekar @ All Saints Church 	Literature
Sunday, October 22
10/22	11:00 am	FREE (w/ muni pass or transfer) "Trolley Dances" modern dance troupe on N Judah 	Dance
10/22	7:00 pm	FREE standup comedy @ Red Victorian w/ Amir Malekpour - Haight 	Comedy
Monday, October 23
10/23	7:00 pm	FREE Trivia Night hosted by "The Rocket Scientist" @ Canvas Gallery 	Fun & Games
10/23	7:00 pm	FREE live music - psychadelic jazz improv @ Brainwash Cafe - SOMA 	Live Music
Tuesday October 24
10/24	7:00 pm	FREE Appearance by Author & Filmmaker of "Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill" 	Literature
Wednesday, October 25
10/25	6:30 pm	2 for 1 movie night: Little Miss Sunshine @ Parkway (pizza/beer/couches) 	Film
10/25	7:00 pm	FREE bookreading on geology and the 1906 SF Earthquake @ The Booksmith 	Literature
10/25	7:00 pm	FREE eco film "The Future of Food" @ Varnish - SOMA 	Film
10/25	8:00 pm	$8 Bart Davenports groovy new band "Honeycut" @ Rickshaw Stop 	Live Music
10/25	8:00 pm	FREE Dominican dance class "Bachata" @ Cafe Cocomo 	Dance
Thursday, October 26
10/26	6:00 pm	Save the Date! {{{ The First Annual Official Funcheap Happy Hour! }}} 
it's finally here! at ez5 in the Financial District. Meet the funcheap crew, trivia thanks to the authors of San Francisco: The Unknown City, prizes, great music johnny has chosen and of course cheap drinks	Happy Hour
10/26	6:00 pm	FREE Lonely Planet presents: Traveling with Kids @ Oakland Library 	Travel
10/26	6:30 pm	$10 Classical Chinese Dances & Music - Asian Art Museum 	Dance
10/26	7:00 pm	FREE Ski Bum Party: Extreme Beer Specials And Free Pizza 	Free Food
Friday, October 27th and beyond...
10/27	12:00 pm	FREE City College biology lecture: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation 	
10/27	8:00 pm	FREE lecture Annie Leibovitz A Photographers Life 1990-2005 @ Jewish Com. Cente 	
10/27	9:00 pm	FREE First Annual Beatnik Hop (50s/60s) jazz & beatnik rock'n'roll - N.Beach 	
10/28	1:00 pm	FREE Farley's 16th Annual Pet Fest 	
10/28	8:00 pm	$5 custom freak style dance party (surf & 80s bands) @ Arcadia Hotel West Oaklan 	
10/28	8:00 pm	$12 Halloween Bash w/ Police, Cure, Smiths, D.Mode tribute bands @ Rockit Room 	
10/29	12:00 pm	FREE Marathon Writing Session & Workshop - Bernal Heights 	
10/29	1:00 pm	FREE San Francisco Civic Symphony concert @ Sir Francis Drake Hotel Ballroom 	
10/29	1:00 pm	FREE "Most Unusual Pumpkin Contest" @ Expressions Gallery - Berkeley 	
10/29	6:00 pm	FREE book launch "A Writer's San Francisco" & Writing Salon Open House - bernal  	
10/30	7:00 pm	FREE Ask A Scientist lecture series "Memory in the Aging Brain " - Bazaar cafe 	
10/31	7:00 pm	FREE book reading "Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife" @ Booksmith Haight 	
10/31	7:00 pm	FREE Hallowwen Comedy Showcase w/ Danny Dechi @ Java on Ocean 	
10/31	9:00 pm	FREE Modular Halloween Party @ Mezzanine - forget the crowds in the castro! 	
11/2	5:00 pm	FREE first thursdays - art galleries open late, usually free wine & nibbles 	
11/2	6:00 pm	FREE Lonely Planet author event - Jay Cooke & New York City @ Oakland Library 	
11/2	7:00 pm	FREE lecture "On the Trail of CIA's Rendition Flights" @ City Lights 	
11/3	12:00 pm	FREE City College biology lecture: The Fate of Toxic Metals: Geomicrobiology 	
11/3	6:00 pm	FREE Palo Alto Art Walk 	
11/3	6:30 pm	FREE screening of Bowling For Columbine, film discussion & free dessert - Oaklan 	
11/3	7:00 pm	FREE Artmurmur - simultaneous art gallery openings and parties - Oakland 	
11/3	7:30 pm	$5 Poetry & Pizza (poetry readings & all you can eat pizza!) @ Escape from NY 	
11/4	10:00 am	$10 Icer Air huge ski jump / snowboad fest @ AT&T Park w/ Ladytron & Jurassic 5 	
11/5	6:30 pm	FREE Jazz: Henry Irvin Trio w/ vocalists Dorothy Lefkovits @ Bird/Beckett 	
11/6	6:30 pm	FREE lecture Swiss Research in Multimedia, Security and Networks - n.beach 	
11/7	9:30 am	FREE admission to de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park - 1st Tues of Month 	
11/8	6:00 pm	FREE Yoga of the Breath and Meditation: An Art of Living Workshop 	
11/12	7:00 pm	FREE Ask A Scientist lecture series "Why We Study Monkeys" @ Canvas Gallery 	
11/13	10:00 am	FREE 1906 Earthquake Walk: It Can't Happen Here 	
11/16	6:00 pm	FREE Lonely Planet author event - Traveling in Hawaii @ Oakland Library 	
11/17	12:00 pm	FREE outdoor concert by indie singer-songwriter "Matt Costa" @ UC Berkeley 	
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