July 3: Johansing's 'Grand Ghosts' and other S.F. events 

click to enlarge Acoustic-pop singer-songwriter Kacey Johansing performs a show at Rickshaw Stop to promote her new LP, "Grand Ghosts." - COURTESY PHOTO
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  • Acoustic-pop singer-songwriter Kacey Johansing performs a show at Rickshaw Stop to promote her new LP, "Grand Ghosts."

Who's in town

British electro-pop singer-songwriter Frankmusik performs. "Far From Over" is his recently released EP. [9:30 p.m., Café du Nord, 2170 Market St., S.F.]


Museum of the African Diaspora: Exhibits include "Gordon Parks: Photographs at His Centennial" and "J.D. Okhai Ojeikere: Sartorial Moments and the Nearness of Yesterday." [11 a.m. to 6 p.m., 685 Mission St., S.F.]

Cartoon Art Museum: Exhibits include "Superman: A 75th Anniversary Celebration" and "Small Press Spotlight on Alexis Fajardo." [11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 655 Mission St., S.F.]

Literary events

Book discussion: The San Francisco Travel Book Club discusses "The Innocents Abroad" by Mark Twain. [6 p.m., Books Inc., 2251 Chestnut St., S.F.]

At the colleges

Opera presentation: Bay Area Summer Opera Theater Institute students perform "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Britten's opera based on the Shakespeare play. [7:30 p.m., Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F.]

Farmers market: UC San Francisco market features fresh produce at two campuses. [10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Elevator G Breezeway, Parnassus campus, 500 Parnassus Ave., S.F.; 10 to 2 p.m., plaza, Mission Bay campus, 500 Gene Friend Way, S.F.]

At the public library

Computer class: The session is geared toward individuals with intermediate-level computer and Internet questions. [Noon to 2 p.m., Computer Training Room, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Lego night: Fans of Legos toys are invited to come and build things with the blocks. Family participation is especially encouraged. [6 to 8:30 p.m., Bernal Heights Branch, 500 Cortland Ave., S.F.]


Community salsa: Salsa in the Square, a community dance party, takes place in Union Square. Fito Reinoso, a Cuban-born sonero with a wide-ranging repertoire, provides the music. [6 to 8 p.m., 333 Post St., S.F.]

Summer series: The Conservatory of Dance's Summer Dance Series presents "Sally Meets Stu," a work choreographed by Danielle Agami and performed by the Ate9 company. [8 p.m., Z Space, 450 Florida St., S.F.]


Acoustic-pop singer-songwriter Kacey Johansing performs a show to promote her new LP, "Grand Ghosts." [8 p.m., Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St., S.F.]

Local activities

Hong Kong artist: The Chinese Culture Center presents Lam Tung-Pang's "The Curiosity Box." The Hong Kong artist attempts to turn his living space into a creative lab in this experimental project. [10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 750 Kearny St., S.F.]

Stand-up comedy: Comedian Sam Davidoff, seen on the Young Guns of Comedy and Avengers of Comedy tours, performs stand-up, joined by friends. [8 p.m., Cobb's Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

New Orleans band: The Revivalists, a prominent band in New Orleans' indie-rock scene, appears. [8 p.m., Independent, 628 Divisadero St., S.F.]

MarketBar: Chef Vincent Russo creates seasonal dishes that feature locally grown ingredients at this American brasserie. The prosciutto-wrapped mahi mahi, with baby carrots, fava beans and lemon beurre blanc, is recommended today. Also look for the seared day-boat scallops, with ramps, baby fava beans, wild mushrooms, and sweet onion cream. [1 Ferry Building, S.F.; (415) 434-1100]

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