Sergio Oseguera, the owner and cook at Big Serg BBQ, said the protesters did not disturb his outdoor barbecue rack. “Activists hope to denormalize violence to animals and to normalize the act of taking direct action to challenge violence,” according to a news release from the group. “Someday soon, they hope to see events at Jack London Square where no animals are harmed.”. Nearby, a beer garden featured breweries based in or near Jack London Square. Crooked City Cider, a newcomer, hopes to open a brick-and-mortar cider bar in the square in September.
At 80, she’s been threatening to retire for years, but as she prepares for her company’s 35th season, she gives ballet flats pink no indication that she’s ready to rest on her laurels, Further evidence of her vitality can be seen at the California Theatre May 19 and 20, when the Margaret Wingrove Dance Company presents “Heart on Fire,” a brimming program that includes three world premieres, “I have been doing this for a long time,” says Wingrove, sounding a good two decades younger than her age, “The dancers come and go, and I’m very lucky to have two of my longest serving dancers on this program, Lori Seymour and Michael Howerton, One of the things I love is looking at the dancers and finding their individuality, Each one has a voice within them.”..
Monday night, Mayer tweeted that she was pregnant. In an interview with Fortune, she said her first child, a boy, is due Oct. 7. Mayer said she told the Yahoo board in June about her pregnancy and that she expects a short maternity leave. “My maternity leave will be a few weeks long and I’ll work throughout it,” she said. According to The New York Times, Mayer was first approached about the Yahoo job in the middle of June and resigned from Google on Monday by telephone. In an interview with the Times, she said “it was a reasonably easy decision” to leave for Yahoo, which she called “one of the best brands on the Internet.”.
Kitka Women’s Vocal Ensemble: Wintersongs, 4 p.m, Dec, 10, St, Bede’s Episcopal Church, 2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, $15-40, http://www.kitka.org or 510-444-0323, The Choral Project: Winter’s Gifts, with San Jose Chamber Orchestra, 8 p.m, Dec, 16, 7 p.m, Dec, 17, First Presbyterian Church, 1140 Cowper St., Palo Alto, $10-$35, http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3113920, Schola Cantorum Silicon Valley: “Warmest Christmas Traditions,” 3 p.m, Dec, 17, Includes audience sing-along, Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain ballet flats pink View, $18-$31, http://www.MVCPA.com or 650-903-6000..
2. 7:15 p.m. The Philadelphia Experiment with Booker T. Jones, Dizzy’s Den. 8 p.m. Pianist Jason Moran’s “Fats Waller Dance Party,” Garden Stage. 8:50 p.m., pianist Billy Childs’ Laura Nyro tribute, Arena. 10 p.m., pianist Aaron Diehl, Night Club. 10:30 p.m., pianist Donald Brown, Coffee House Gallery. 7:30 p.m., pianist Donald Brown and trio, Coffee House Gallery. 9 p.m., pianist Donald Brown and trio, Coffee House Gallery. 10:30 p.m., pianist Donald Brown, Coffee House Gallery.