Today's Top Event: Zydeco Dance Party at Eagles Hall.
Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's event: Harry Potter Party. Enjoy snacks and tunes and listen to fan prophecies about the plot of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows before the book goes on sale at midnight.
Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Ramen House Ryowa in Berkeley.
On the Town: Going out tonight? It's time to dance, no? Try Lakeshore Ave.'s Easy Lounge, where DJ Joe Quixx spins Latin, soul, funk, and hip-hop.
Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out where to get drunk after work at MappyHour.
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