CSC at the CA Academy of Science — Valentine’s Day Nightlife!

Every Thursday night from 6-10pm, music, creatures and cocktails come together for NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences. Each week features a live band or DJ, and a unique theme – from salsa dancing to sustainable seafood and beyond.  21+. 55 Music Concourse Drive (in Golden Gate Park), SF

2/14/2013 - “Spin the Bottle NightLife” - Celebrate Valentine’s Day and Beer Week in one fell swoop. Almanac Beer Co., Drake’s Brewing, Pac Brew Lab, anyone? Talks and activities by Center for Sex and Culture founders Carol Queen and Robert Lawrence. Sample V-day sweet treats provided by Whole Foods and get crafty with SCRAP. Music by Hard French DJs Carnita and Brown Amy plus Sweet Cheeks DJs Loco and Mawkus.


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Celebrate Valentine’s Day and SF Beer Week in one fell swoop!

SF Beer Week Celebration in African Hall   
6:00–10:00 pm, Beer Hall featuring:
Almanac Beer Co., Ale Industries, Speakeasy, Anchor Brewing, Anderson Valley Brewing Company, Drake’s Brewing, Lagunitas Brewing Company, and Pac Brew Lab

Activities in the East Pavilion  
6:00–10:00 pm, Photoboof “Kiss Cam”
6:00–10:00 pm, Good Vibrations Pop-up Exhibit of Vibrators Past and Present 
6:00–10:00 pm, Whole Foods Valentine’s Day Sweets 
6:00–10:00 pm, SCRAP’s Valentine’s Day Crafts

Dance Party in the Piazza   
6:00-10:00pm, Hard French is for Lovers: Hard French DJs Carnita and Brown Amy plus Cupid “love bombs” and other suprises
8:30 pm, Couples Dance-off, emceed by the Hard French Crew - Register when you arrive, space is limited!

Music in the Coral Reef
6:00-10:00pm, Sweet Cheeks DJs Loco and Mawkus

6:30 pm, Celestial Attractions
7:30 & 8:30 pm Earthquake: Evidence of a Restless Planet 

Sex and Culture Talks in the Forum  
Presented by the Center for Sex and Culture
7:00 pm, “A Brief History of Sex and Science” presented by Center for Sex and Culture founders Carol Queen and Robert Lawrence
8:00 pm, “How to Make Anything Sound Sexy” presented by Midori
9:00 pm, “Sex and Dating in San Francisco” presented by Carol Queen
Please note all three talks will be seated first-come, first-served

Science Love Stories in the Aquarium
7:30 pm, Chat with Academy Biologists Lauren Oquita and George Groh about animal reproduction in the Animal Attraction exhibit 


Carol and Robert present “Seven Billion Sexual Orientations” at PRIDE NightLife

CSC co-founders, Carol Queen and Robert Lawrence, join the popular NightLife event at the California Academy of Sciences to contribute to a very special PRIDE NightLife, an Official SF Pride 2012 Event.  This Thursday, June 21, at 8PM, they will be presenting a talk entitled “Seven Billion Sexual Orientations” about supporting sexual individuality and diversity.  Support the CSC and support yourself by attending!

$12/$10 for Academy members; at the door or online 

Event Schedule

 for PRIDE NightLife:

6-8pm Rainforests of the World (Last entry at 7:45pm)

6-10pm Earthquake- New Exhibit!/ West Pavilion

6:30-10pm Hard French SF Photo Booth, Haute Gloo Craft Station, Rainbow World Fund, AIDS Memorial Grove, & LGBT Center/ African Hall

6-10pm Verasphere/ Roaming

6-10pm Juanita MORE! & DJ Pink Lightning and DJ Rapid Fire from Stay Gold/ East Pavilion

6-10pm Hard French DJs Carnita & Brown Amy/ Aquarium

6-10pm Pride Cocktail Tour/ Bars Throughout

6-10pm Ben & Jerry’s Greek Frozen Yogurt Tastings/ Children’s Gallery (East)

6:30pm “Stargayzing”/ Planetarium

7:30pm Gender & Sexuality in the Animal Kingdom with Academy Biologist Nicole Chaney/ Aquarium (Animal Attraction)

7:30 & 8:30pm (Limited Seating) Earthquake: Evidence of a Restless Planet/ Planetarium

8:00pm “Seven Billion Sexual Orientations” - Talk by Carol Queen & Robert Lawrence/ Forum (2nd Floor)

8:45pm Drag Performance & “Transpecies” Costume Contest hosted by Heklina of Trannyshack/ Piazza

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