maritime http://kalw.org en Arts/Culture/Weekend: Queen's Day, robot competition, and vegan cooking http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-queens-day-robot-competition-and-vegan-cooking <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday</strong></p><p><span class="excerpted" style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.westwinddriveins.com/events/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Free drive-In Movie Night</a>&nbsp;//</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;The West Wind Drive-in movie theaters in Concord and San Jose host a&nbsp;Free Drive-in Movie Night, plus a festival with live music and games. All movies are double features. Admission is free and you can chow down on $1 nachos.</span></p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:04:23 +0000 Eva Soncin 26285 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Queen's Day, robot competition, and vegan cooking Preserving San Francisco’s past through sea shanties http://kalw.org/post/preserving-san-francisco-s-past-through-sea-shanties-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 13px; line-height: 16px; font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; ">At Maritime National Historical Park, the golden age of shantey-ing comes alive again as sailors and sea music enthusiasts gather around an ancient vessel, the &quot;Balclutha.&rdquo; Peter </span>Kasin&rsquo;s<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 13px; line-height: 16px; font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; "> job is to preserve these ancient shanties, and in turn to preserve San Francisco&rsquo;s dangerous </span>Barbary<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); Wed, 28 Mar 2012 15:18:27 +0000 Steven Short 8220 at http://kalw.org Preserving San Francisco’s past through sea shanties