Today's Top Event: John Vlahides at the Orinda Library Auditorium.
Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: All Our Little Live Things: Wildlife in Suburban Walnut Creek. With Contra Costa Times writer Gary Bogue at the Lindsay Wildlife Museum.
Is It Lunch Yet? We recommend: Grand Taipei in Hayward.
On the Town: Going out tonight? Emeryville's Townhouse Bar & Grill's got great food, an old-timey atmosphere, and free live jazz starting at 7:30.
Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out this blog by juvenile lifers.
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