SF Assessor: Online Family Wealth Forum on July 18

From the Office of San Francisco Assessor Carmen Chu:

The Office of San Francisco Assessor Carmen Chu would like to invite you to our first Digital Family Wealth Forum, taking place online:

Our office normally hosts a yearly Family Wealth Forum–an event that covers estate planning basics and financial advice for homeowners and business owners. Continue reading “SF Assessor: Online Family Wealth Forum on July 18”

Free food pantries near Sunnyside

The San Francisco Marin Food Bank is providing free food at many locations in the Bay Area in this time of crisis. Nearby to Sunnyside there are several locations, see below. Remember to wear your mask in line and when collecting your bag at the food pantries.

Buses are limited currently. If you are a senior you can access lower-cost taxi rides using Muni’s new Essential Trip Card. Read more here.

To volunteer at a SFMFB food pantry, visit here.

Free Food Pantries:

  • Denman Middle School, 240 Seneca Ave, San Francisco, 94112 [1 mile]
    • Distribution: Wednesdays 9 AM to 1 PM
    • Transit: Near Balboa Park BART; buses 8-Bayshore, 29-Sunset
  • Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Center, 650 Capitol Ave, San Francisco, 94112 [2 miles]
    • Distribution Time:  Saturdays, 9 AM – 1 PM
    • Transit: Bus 29-19th Ave may provide part of trip
  • NEW! Stonestown YMCA, 333 Eucalyptus Dr. [2+ miles]
    • Distribution Time: Wednesdays 12 to 4 PM
    • Transit: Bus #28-19th Ave. stops close by at Eucalyptus and 19th
  • Mission High School, 3750 18th St, San Francisco, 94114 [3 miles]
    • Distribution Time: Tuesdays, 9 AM – 1 PM
    • Transit: 16th St BART station
  • Cow Palace, 2600 Geneva, Daly City, 94014 [3 miles]
    • Distribution time: Fridays, 9 AM – 1 PM
    • Transit: Bus 8-Bayshore
  • [Distances in brackets are from Sunnyside Conservatory for reference.]
  • Visit here for additional locations: https://www.sfmfoodbank.org/find-food/

Connections for Seniors: Online events to join now

Sunnyside Community Connectors has a full program of online classes and get-togethers for seniors during this stay-at-home time.

Community Connector Upcoming Events, March 23 – April 3

We may not be able to meet in person, but there are still ways to stay engaged! Join in some of these upcoming events from the comfort and safety of your own home. Find a full calendar of virtual events on our website: www.sfcommunityliving.org/events

Community Living Campaign • http://www.sfcommunityliving.org • 415.821.1003 • info@sfcommunityliving.org

Information about joining Zoom events follows this schedule.


WED MARCH 25 / WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS

  • Ten Ways to Practice Self Care, 10:00-11:00am.
    Join Arete Nicholas, RN, MA Gerontology to learn more about how to
    practice self care in these challenging times.
    Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128. Enter the Meeting ID: 725 638 2880,
    then press #. Join Online: Go to https://zoom.us/j/7256382880
  • Open Mic, 11:00-11:30am.
    We’ll keep the call open after Arete’s talk. Join us to check in and catch up
    with your neighbors. Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128.
    Enter the Meeting ID: 725 638 2880, then press #. Join Online: Go to
    https://zoom.us/j/7256382880
  • Coronavirus Emergency Preparedness, 11:00am.
    Join Senior Power for a call with Dr. Anna Chodos from the UCSF Department
    of Geriatrics. She will provide information and answer some of our questions.
    Dr. Chodos will present the same material again on March 27 at 11am. Call In
    by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 6833 or 1 646 558 8656. Enter Meeting ID: 298 110
    801, the press # Join Online: https://ucsf.zoom.us/j/298110801.
  • Writing for Remembering with Marina, 1:30-2:30pm.
    Bring your stories and ideas. No writing experience needed.
    Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128. Enter the Meeting ID: 725 638 2880,
    then press #. Join Online: Go to https://zoom.us/j/7256382880
  • LitQuake Writing Project, 6:00-7:30pm.
    Bring your stories and ideas. No writing experience needed.
    Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128. Enter the Meeting ID: 901 994 890#
    Join Online: Go to http://elderwriting.net/zoom-meetings/march-18-2020/

THURS MARCH 26 / THINKING THURSDAYS  Continue reading “Connections for Seniors: Online events to join now”

Spring Concert at Sunnyside Conservatory on March 7

Come join the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association in its continued support of San Francisco neighborhood musicians and composers.

Date: Saturday March 7th, 2020
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd, San Francisco

The Strauss Horn Concerto No. 2 was written in 1941, premiered in the US in 1948–and now premieres at the Sunnyside Conservatory, performed by hornist Alex Strachan and pianist Jason Oestenstad. Continue reading “Spring Concert at Sunnyside Conservatory on March 7”