July 22: White Lung and other SF events 

Who’s in town

Comedian Steve Byrne does stand-up along with other members of the TBS show “Sullivan & Son.” [8 p.m., Punch Line Comedy Club, 444 Battery St., S.F.]


Health care and the LGBT community: A panel of medical experts discusses the impacts of the landmark Affordable Care Act on the LGBT community, particularly transgender people. [6 p.m., Commonwealth Club, 595 Market St., S.F.]

Literary events

New thriller: A launch party marks the debut of M.P. Cooley’s “Ice Shear,” a thriller about an FBI agent with a chilling new case. [7 p.m., Books Inc., 301 Castro St., Mountain View]

Green Turtle: Gene Luen Yang discusses his new graphic novel, “The Shadow Hero,” a revival of pioneering 1940s character the Green Turtle, the first Asian-American superhero. [7 p.m., Green Apple Books, 506 Clement St., S.F.]

Down the rabbit hole: Author Susan Coll discusses her latest book, “The Stager,” a dark comedy of rabbits and insane suburbanites near Washington, D.C. [6 p.m., Book Passage, 1 Ferry Building Plaza, S.F.]

At the public library

Job Seekers Lab: Computers are available for creating or updating your résumé, applying for jobs and searching online for jobs. Bring a flash drive. [10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Computer Training Center, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Drawing manga: Brian Kolm of the Cartoon Art Museum demonstrates the basics of manga-style drawing in a session for youths ages 8-18. [4 p.m., North Beach Branch, 850 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Bay swimming: South End Rowing Club member Cathy Delneo provides tips on swimming in San Francisco Bay, including short films. [7 p.m., West Portal Branch, 190 Lenox Way, S.F.]

At the colleges

Jazz concert: The Patrick Wolff Sextet features saxophonist Patrick Wolff, Bay Area soloist Ben Goldberg and emerging vocalist Diana Gameros. [7:30 p.m., Campbell Recital Hall, Stanford University, 541 Lasuen Mall, Stanford]

Local activities

ABBA redux: Glitzy cover band Arrival resurrects the songs and style of Swedish pop group ABBA. Check out the lobby bars for theme cocktails such as the Dancing Queen. [7:30 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Manga onscreen: “Silver Spoon,” based on the manga by Hiroshi Arakawa, screens in its U.S. premiere as part of the Japanese Film Festival of San Francisco. [7 p.m., New People Cinema, 1746 Post St., S.F.]

Gender and art: The pen-and-ink drawings of “Tomboy: The Art of Nancy Cato” explore the complications of growing up a tomboy in a frilly femme culture. [Noon-5 p.m., African American Art & Culture Complex, 762 Fulton St., S.F.]

Punk show

Punk band White Lung of Vancouver, British Columbia, plays songs from its latest album, “Deep Fantasy,” and more. Oakland’s Wax Idols open the show. [8 p.m., Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St., S.F.]

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