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Learning Unlimited: The Earthquake Prediction Predicament

Date: Wed, May 16, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Why is predicting earthquakes such an imposing (and perhaps impossible) challenge? Plate tectonics provide an explanation in geology however earthquake prediction is, especially in California, is a complex part of the science. Join

Learning Unlimited: The Golden Age of Islam

Date: Tue, May 22, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Golden Age of Islam In Mesopotamia, the most ancient region on earth, Baghdad arose in the 8th century as a new, modern capital. Boasting legendary palaces, civic buildings, hospitals, mosques, baths, markets & gardens, Baghdad

CANCELLED - Learning Unlimited: 100 YEARS OF LANDSCAPE PAINTING IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

Date: Thu, June 7, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED Join Ellen Harden, FAMSF docent, for an illustrated talk exploring the rich landscape tradition in Northern California through the eyes of the artists themselves. $5 JCC Members $7 Public with

Learning Unlimited: TIMELESS TRADITIONS - EXPRESSIONS OF THE DIVINE AND HUMANE IN INDIAN ART

Date: Tue, June 12, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join an Asian Art Museum docent for an introductory look at the vast panoply of Indian art through the prism of its major belief systems. $5 JCC Members $7 Public with Advance Reg $10 day-of Please call 415.444.8000

Learning Unlimited: Common Ground: The Development of Landscape Painting

Date: Thu, June 21, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join Ellen Harden, Fine Arts Museum Docent, for a slide presentation. Landscape art is a term that covers the depiction of natural or idealized scenery such as mountains, valleys, trees, rivers, and forests. Sometimes, the landscape