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Broken Image Bastille Day Picnic with MSSF, 10 am - 3 pm
07/14/19 - 07/14/19

After the French Revolution, the royal gardens and parks were opened to the public, making picnicking possible for everyone. MSSF has reserved a beautiful bay view picnic site at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline to Celebrate Bastille Day. Two grills will be going, one with mushrooms and one with haute dogs (there are two grills, we will keep the fire going from noon-2 pm). Bring your favorite beverage and a potluck dish. There will be a prize for the best chapeau!

Beer & wine are allowed.
This is a dog and kid friendly park. 
Dogs must be on-leash in parking & picnic areas, as well as on paved paths, but the park is very large (>2300 acres) with ample off-leash areas for non-aggressive, voice-controlled canines.
There is a climbing structure suitable for bigger kids near the picnic area.

The Palms picnic area has four 10-ft tables, two extra-large BBQs, one single BBQ, and one drinking fountain with a spigot. It is on the left side of the path and under large shade trees (but don't forget your sunscreen). The picnic site is approximately one-half mile from the parking lot; the paved pathways make it easy to pull a wagon with your picnic supplies. There is a shuttle available on Sundays for a small fee.  

Directions: From I-80 Eastbound, exit onto Richmond Parkway/Fitzgerald Dr, and head west (left off the freeway). From the Richmond Parkway, turn right onto Giant Highway and proceed to the park entrance. Coming from Marin, take the very first exit off the bridge (Pt. Richmond), that gets you onto the west end of Richmond Parkway. It's about 5.75 miles from there to Giant Highway, where you will turn left.

Carpools are encouraged, and can be found at: https://www.prepatrip.com/t/bx32rd

[Point Pinole Regional Shoreline has a $3 parking fee, $2/dog fee]  
Further information about Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. 

Location: Point Pinole Regional Shoreline
5551 Giant Highway
Richmond, CA 94806

There are currently 35 spots remaining out of 50

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Broken Image September 2019 MSSF Culinary Group Dinner (Pot Luck)
09/09/19 - 09/09/19

September 9, 2019 MSSF Culinary Group Dinner  (Starts at 7:00 PM)


Each person attending will bring a dish to share with the group.  If you are a group of 2 or more attending then bring two dishes or one large dish.

Dish choices to bring are:  Main Course items: (meat/fish/casseroles/etc.)
                                       Vegetarian Dish
                                       Side Dishes:  (vegetables/rice/potatoes/etc.)

(Try to include mushrooms in your dishes if at all possible)  

Decaf Coffee, & Tea provided

(A fee of $5.00 per person attending is required in order to off-set the cost of renting the facility).
(You must register to attend this dinner, max capacity is 60).

NOTE:  Bring your own Tableware, dishes, and beverage of choice.  No garbage collection service is available at the dinner location so be prepared to take any dirty dishes and garbage home with you.  (Dish washing in the kitchen is not allowed).

NOTE:  The collection of annual dues for being a member of the MSSF Culinary Group starts with this dinner.  The dues amount is $10.00 per family and are due starting with the first dinner of the season.
Location: Hall of Flowers (SF County Fair Building)
9th Avenue & Lincoln Way
San Francisco, CA

Registration ends on September 8, 2019
There are currently 56 spots remaining out of 60

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Bring your own tableware, dishes, beverage of choice, and a pot luck dish to share with the group, "preferably with mushrooms". No garbage collection service is available at the dinner location so be prepared to take any dirty dishes and your own garbage home with you. (Dish washing in the kitchen is not allowed).

Payment by cash or check at the event.