Thursday, July 11, 6–10 p.m.
California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park
From detecting lies to making great curry, pick up all kinds of new skills at this ultimate how-to workshop. With music by Slayers Club & Friends, magic tricks from magician Dan Chan, filmmaking tips from the Disposable Film Fest, and much more. Ages 21+, $10–$12, 415-379-8000, www.calacademy.org/nightlife