Something to remember, as we enter a new year: Yesterday's history, Tomorrow is a mystery and Today is a gift, that's why it is called "the present". [Via]

Friday, October 9, 2009

Upcoming Events

Besides Fleet Week-Blue Angels and Presidents Cup going on this weekend offers something for everyone!

First I would like to acknowledge that our sister neighborhood (South Prescott) resident / artist Bruce Beasley sculptures are on exhibit from Oct 8th to Nov. 7th at the KOUROS Gallery in New York, New York.

To see some of his sculptures on exhibit, go to

TONIGHT-Oct. 9th at the Basement Gallery Oakland, 2027 3rd St., Oakland, Missing "C" Mixed media show features 2D and 3 D works with contributing artists J.P. Long, Jason Rothschild, Guido Gerlitz, Duncan House, Eric Eiserling, Scott Oliver, James McLeod, Peter St. Lawrence, Juan Santiago, and Adam 5100. ... Website:

Look for their next exhibit featuring Subliminal Resuckulation, a recent survey of works by master cartoonist Adam Air Williams on Thu, Oct. 15th, 7:00 p.m.

Town Park Skatepark Livication!
Saturday, Oct. 10th, 2009 10:00 a.m.
deFremery Park, 1651 Adeline Street

Check out KDub as they officially “Livicate” the Town Park Skatepark to the youth & Oakland Community and bring your skateboards!

On Saturday October 10, 2009, 11am-5pm, deFremery Park, 1651 Adeline Street will host The 3rd Annual Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle and the USA’s First Nationwide Graffiti competition.

Artists are determined and selected by Estria, a Bay Area Graffiti Legend.
Winners from the Harlem, Honolulu and Chicago Battles will be flown to Oakland to compete in the finals of live graffiti art painting Oct 10th!This is a FREE Family EventHere’s last year’s Annual Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle here

For more info, go to:

For bicyclist looking for accessories, apparel, bike care products, car racks, eyewear,…Check out RideSFO at 1724 Mandela Parkway Suite #2 (next door to OBUGS). You can check their online catalog by clicking here. If you stop by ask for JRock

For more information regarding upcoming events, keep checking the POPna site!