Take Part in a Pate and Terrine Class This May

Take up the opportunity this spring to learn how to make delicious pates and terrines from a team of successful butchers at a special workshop at The Local Butcher Shop in Berkeley. On Sunday, May 21st, the talented team of butchers will teach guests how to make pates and terrines that they will be able […]

Don’t Miss Drum Sunday with Mar Stevens

You don't have to have an innate sense of rhythm to be part of the drum circle on Drum Sunday at Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center. On Sunday, May 7th, the class covers Djembe Vibrations! with Mar Stevens from 1 to 3 p.m. Pay what you can from $10 to $25; kids are free. […]

Elevation 66 Brewing Co.: Indulge in Locally Sourced Fare and Craft Beers

Elevation 66 Brewing Co. isn't just about beer. It's also about creating a community where other small businesses—like itself—can thrive. That's why, when its founders designed Elevation 66 Brewing Co., they vowed to only source their ingredients from other local businesses and farmers, ensuring that they were supporting their community as they grew. That's a […]

Savor a Slice of Pie at Fatapple’s Bakery and Restaurant

At Fatapple's Bakery and Restaurant, everything on the menu is crafted from scratch and by hand, from brunch fare to baked goods. That's probably why the pies earn such widespread acclaim from diners. The bakery's specialties are fresh apple, Olallieberry, and Georgia pecan pie, but you can also opt for seasonal fruits or try something […]

The Junket Sells British and German Goods Near You

Two different cultures come together at The Junket, a cafe and deli that serves both British and German food and drinks. The Junket is where El Cerrito residents can stock up on made-to-order food in addition to groceries. The menu at the cafe features quintessential European eats like scones, quiche, bratwurst sandwiches, and more. For […]

Sail Around the San Francisco Bay on the Sunday Morning Eco-Sail

If you're looking for the chance to enjoy the outdoors while learning about your natural environment, be sure to mark your calendar for the Sunday Morning Eco Sail on April 2nd, presented by San Francisco Bay Adventures. Come aboard the Schooner Freda B at Slip 907 on Bay Street in Sausalito for what is sure […]

Learn How to Launch a New Venture at Franchising 101

If you've been considering embarking on a new business venture, opening a branch of an existing franchise is an option you should definitely consider. Franchises provide the framework to launch a small business—something with which MBA and Ph.D. Katie Fagan is well-acquainted. Katie has helped get more than 600 small businesses off the ground, and […]

Enjoy a Brewery Tour of Trumer Pils Brauerei, Courtesy of The Wanderlings

The Wanderlings is an organization designed to celebrate everything that Berkeley and its surrounding region has to offer, from local small businesses to beautiful parks and ample wildlife. To that end, The Wanderlings organizes fresh community events all the time, like the upcoming brewery tour of Trumer Pils Brauerei. Meet at Impact Hub Berkeley at […]

Be a Part of Women of Impact: A Richmond Business Bites Event

The Richmond Main Street Initiative strives to keep the area thriving, which is why it will host Women of Impact: A Richmond Business Bites Event on Wednesday, March 15th. After all, women are a big part of what makes Richmond such a successful community. So from 5 to 7 p.m. at the SparkPoint Conference Room, […]