12 San Francisco Date Ideas in March

12 San Francisco Date Ideas in March

Planning date ideas can be cumbersome for single black professionals who are constantly busy. If you are in San Francisco this March and are looking for date ideas, we have you covered. Check out our list of 12 San Francisco date ideas this March.

    1. DIY Wood-Inlay Mapmaking Workshop with Woodcut Maps

This is a creative date to hone your skills as a cartographer. Woodcut Maps runs regular DIY wood-inlay mapmaking workshops and lasercutting classes in San Francisco where you can learn about precision woodworking and the ancient craft of wood marquetry. Woodcut Maps also offers periodic online map design competitions where you can flex your cartography skills and win free art!

    1. Sports Basement Yoga Classes

Unwind by taking a free yoga class at Sports Basement

    1. Chocolate Talk & Tasting at Charles Chocolates

Watch as chocolatiers are in production in the kitchen, observe various chocolates being made and learn how hand-crafted, artisan chocolates and confections are made at Charles Chocolates–all while sampling 5 different chocolates and the hot chocolate that they make. The tour will end with an interactive questions and answer session. While you won’t be able to walk through their kitchen (for health and safety reasons), you will gain a much more comprehensive view of all the different processes that occur to make one piece of chocolate.

    1. Writing Workshop

Want to learn how to put more words on a page? Join this free workshop led by Kathy Dalle-Molle, a book editor and writer. Also a $5.00 donation will go to the Children’s Book Project, a San Francisco non-profit that helps build literacy by providing books to children who need them.

    1. 3D Printing 101 by HoneyPoint3D – Print Your Own Designs!

Want to impress your friends with your nerdy skills? Try your hand at 3D printing from HoneyPoint3D, a dedicated 3D Printing and Scanning Retail Store located in Oakland, CA. This is a two-hour workshop that teaches all the basics of using a Makerbot Replicator 2. In this class you’ll learn: The best places to discover 3D designs, how to customize designs that you find, how to print your favorite designs using PLA plastics. No experience or prior knowledge necessary! A laptop is required.

    1. Get your drinking on and raise money for a good cause

Guests can expect to sample beer, wine, and spirits while being educated about the characteristics that make each brand unique. There will be a sampling from a number of products/cocktails, small bites, live entertainment by the Motown Monday DJs, and DJ Amanda Guest, and a cocktail competition. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Mama Hope, a local non-profit that works in close partnership with local African organizations to fund the completion of schools, health clinics, children’s centers, clean water systems and food security projects that improve the health and economic standing of the entire community.

    1. Third Thursday in Yerba Buena

Join Third Thursday of each month in downtown San Francisco’s Yerba Buena neighborhood for a monthly outing full of arts, food, and drink! The event will allow you to:
* Wander the blocks around Yerba Buena Gardens to soak in art and music.
* Pick up a wrist band at participating galleries and museums for exclusive drink specials at participating bars and restaurants.
* Experience art immersion with special installations, performances, and events.

    1. Minds Matter SF 2015 Spring Gala

Have fun while supporting a worthy cause. Attend this gala and mix it up with other social-justice-minded individuals as you support an organization dedicated to providing opportunities to local, low-income high school students.

    1. Whiskies of the World®, San Francisco, 2015

Whiskies of the World® Expo brings together distillers from around the world to share their finest spirits and knowledge with whisky enthusiasts. Discover the Art of Whisky in the company of connoisseurs. There will be:
•Hundreds of whiskies to sample (Scotch, Bourbon, American Craft, Malts, Grains, …)
•Scottish, Irish, American, Canadian, Indian, Australian …
•Meet Distillers and Brand Ambassadors
•Dinner buffet
•Whisky Master Classes: A guided tasting and educational experience
•Whisky mixology
•Cigar and Whisky pairing

    1. Top Shelf Classic Soul Revue

Top Shelf’s performances take you on narrated voyages from Vintage Crooners, to the early days of Motown, Staxx, Atlantic, all the way to the smooth soul sound of the ’80s!

    1. Beginner Photography Classes in San Francisco

San Francisco is a beautiful city and learning how to photograph your surroundings with your date ranks high on our date ideas. This 3 hour class is a crash course in digital photography. Taught in their San Francisco studio with a group of 20-25 students, you’ll learn what all those knobs and dials on your DSLR do, the settings to use in any lighting condition, and even what kind of camera to buy if you don’t already have one. You’ll understand concepts like exposure, aperture, depth of field and shutter speed, and probably never want to use the “automatic mode” again.
No prior experience or camera equipment is necessary to attend. Just a desire to improve your photography skills.

  1. Talib Kweli: Race, Justice and Hip Hop Hear from Talib Kweli about his experience in Ferguson, the connection between hip hop and civil rights, and what he’s learned from 20 years in the music business.
By MELD Team | Mar 03, 2015 | Comments 0
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