May 29, 8:30am - 10:00am PDT. Hosted at A cozy place ...
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About the speaker
Liam O’Donoghue (he/him) is the host and producer of the East Bay Yesterday podcast, which airs bi-weekly on KPFA-FM, and co-creator of the Long Lost Oakland map. Since 2016, this independently-produced series has explored stories of culture, politics and nature from Oakland, Berkeley and other towns throughout Alameda and Contra Costa counties. O’Donoghue has written for many media outlets and gives local history tours and presentations at museums, book stores, and even breweries throughout the Bay Area.
A conversation with our special guest: Casey Harper, Wild Oyster Project, Deputy Director Casey is a San Francisco native transplanted to Oakland and a life-long lover of all things outdoors. She completed her bachelor’s in Zoology at the University of Otago in New Zealand. After college she worked as a Fisheries Observer in the Gulf of Alaska. More recently, Casey received a degree in Landscape Architecture from Merritt College. She is interested in creating regenerative landscapes that emphasize the intersection of art, science, and ecology, and is fired up to be a part of the Wild Oyster Project.
Tiny Oak Media specializes in photography and filmmaking/videography services based in the San Francisco Bay Area for nonprofits, small businesses, and couples/families.
Pandora gives people music and comedy they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. Personalized stations launch instantly with the input of a single “seed” - a favorite artist, song, or genre. Tens of millions of people turn on Pandora every month to hear music they love. www.pandora.com
Oaklandish offers premium local apparel and accessories that celebrate “local love and original Oakland charm,” with proceeds supporting an array of spirited community partnerships. Represent.
Sip slow and relax with one of our many handcrafted tea blends made with meaning. Founded by Kamilah Mitchell, With Meaning, LLC. focuses on strategically and effectively providing a diverse and encouraging platform for individuals and organizations making a positive impact within the community, by positively infusing thoughts and actions with meaning.
Modern coffee has been serving up coffee and conversation in downtown Oakland since 2009. As a multi-roaster, modern showcases a rotating selection of coffees from their favorite roasters in addition to their own modern roast. Open Monday-Friday 7am-4:30pm with shops throughout downtown Oakland. Now open in Berkeley too! (http://www.moderncoffeeoakland.com)
Chapter 510 & the Dept. of Make Believe is Oakland’s only youth writing center fronted by the world’s only magical bureaucracy.
We provide free in-school tutoring, creative writing workshops, and publishing opportunities for K-12 students in Oakland, and are currently a proud part of the 826 Chapter Development Process.
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