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MCM 10/6: Rain? What rain?

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We all can’t deny the fact the weather hasn’t really been playing fair lately, but it looks like yesterday we were able to catch a break (and a few photos as well!). We’d like to thank Bob Thayer and Joe Lewis as well as Bryant Denison from the Beehavers for coming out and rolling out some good tunes! There’s new food to be seen and it was the perfect day to showcase these offerings at their prime! Come check it …

Get to Know Your Jujubes

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Jujubes make a tasty natural snack all by themselves. They can be eaten in the early ripening stages when the fruit has a yellowish-green shade to it or dried where the fruit has a more rich, red color. Jujubes are high in Vitamin C and have been used in teas and medicines for centuries. The fruits have a mildly sweet flavor and a snappy crunch, making them fun and snacky, without all the corn starch and high fructo factor of …

San Francisco Parks Alliance

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Many thanks to the Neighborhood Parks Council for providing non-profit sponsorship to MCM. For the last year they have provided us non-profit status, great guidance and the resources to start very quickly. We are also thankful to the SF Parks Trust for providing a grant to pay for music permits and musicians. Now the SFNPC and SFPT have joined to form the amazing SF Parks Alliance. The mission of the SF Parks Alliance is to inspire and promote civic engagement …

Dine at Commonwealth & Support MCM!

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Commonwealth will be donating $10 to the Mission Community Market for the sale of each tasting menu bought in the month of October. Commonwealth is a Progressive American restaurant located on Mission Street @ 18th. Every month they choose a local beneficiary. So far, they have raised over $28,000 for local non-profits! Thank you to Commonwealth for all their support! Make a reservation to support MCM and the benevolent business model at Commonwealth!

Swinging out of September

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Another Thursday well spend in the company of Nathan from Cat’s Corner showing us some classic moves and grooves! It was also a great time to pick up a mug or two from Jeff May’s Smokin Pottery to keep your cocoa in for those chilly Fall days. And we hope you all got a chance to check out Timebank, a community time exchange service where you give your time to a neighbor and they ‘pay’ you back with theirs. You …