Today's Top Event: Pianist Denny Zeitlin plays Yoshi's in Oakland.
Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Wangari Maathai, the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, talks about her new book, Unbowed, at Berkeley's First Congregational Church.
Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Manila Garden in Hayward.
On the Town: Going out tonight? Check out intimate acoustic songs and hop up on caffeine at Oakland's Mama Buzz Cafe.
Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out SuperBad.
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