It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit this weekend.
Where/When: , 645 Bancroft Ave., San Leandro; Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: Poets, storytellers, musicians and all other writers are invited to share their work. Arrive early to sign up. Come meet this Patch.com author in person — I'm planning to read!
Where/When: , 101 Parrot St., San Leandro; Saturday at 8 p.m.
Why Go: Everyone needs a good laugh, and you’re pretty much guaranteed one with Steven Pearl from Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas. Also featuring local favorite Norm Hazzard; hosted by Michael D. Booke.
Pricing: $15 in advance; $20 at the door
Where/When: Sulphur Creek Nature Center, 1801 D St., Hayward; Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
Why Go: This fundraising event will be full of good food, drink, and live music, and will celebrate the release of grown great-horned owls that were raised at the center from owlets. Benefits the wildlife programs of the center.
Where/When: , 15555 E 14th St,, San Leandro, or online at macys.com; Saturday
Why Go: Buy a $5 Shopping Pass for exclusive savings; proceeds go to Magnolia Womens Recovery Program. Plus you can enter to win a $500 Macy’s Gift Card.
Pricing: $5, plus cost of purchases
Where/When: Tuscany’s Italian Restaurant, 15015 E 14th St., San Leandro; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why Go: Brunch with live jazz. $2 drink special on mimosas and margaritas.
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