Good day: Friday, June 8 

Motion carried: Liss Fain Dance premieres "Flood," a collaboration featuring choreography by Fain. The company also performs "When Still" (2006). [8 p.m., Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 700 Howard St.]

Who’s in town

Dr. Bernice Sander, Washington, D.C.-based authority on women’s educational equity, is the keynote speaker at Equal Rights Advocates’ annual luncheon. The event celebrates the 35th anniversary of Title IX, the federal Equal Opportunity in Education Act. [11 a.m., S.F. Marriott, 55 Fourth St.]

City activities

Strike up the band: The S.F. Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band presents "With Trumpets, Fifes and Drums," a concert of lively pops music. [8 p.m., Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 678 Portola Dr.]

Dining for dollars: Chef Mark Franz and Epicurious.com host "Wine. Dine. Donate," a dinner marking National Hunger Awareness Day and benefiting America’s Second Harvest. [6:30 p.m., Farallon Restaurant, 450 Post St.]

Literary events

Sara Davidson: The writer and social observer discusses "Leap!: What Will We Do With the Rest of Our Lives?" [7 p.m., Book Passage, 1 Ferry Plaza]

Mark Buchanan: The physicist and philosopher discusses "The Social Atom." [Noon, Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St.]

At the public library

Computer training: Instruction, presented in Cantonese, covers how to use the Internet and library catalog. [2 to 4 p.m., Main Library, Training Center, fifth floor; meet at International Center, third floor]

Teen hip-hop dance class: Registration is required. [4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Bernal Heights Branch, 500 Cortland Ave.; register: (415) 355-2810]

At the colleges

Music competition: Talented young musicians from around the world take part in the 2007 Irving M. Klein String Competition semifinals. [7 p.m., SFSU, McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building, 1600 Holloway Ave.]

Health and wellness classes: Sessions include "Disc Decompression," "Stand Tall" and "Hip and Knee." [7:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., UCSF, Bakar Fitness and Recreation Center, 1675 Owens St.]

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