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Enjoy a cold brew with a fresh view on issues that matter.

Our monthly, and sometimes bi-monthly, free event that invites the public to join Half Moon Bay Brewing Company owner and founder Lenny Mendonca for a cold brew and a fresh view on American politics and issues locally, regionally and nationally. Times are 6:00pm to 8:00pm unless otherwise noted.

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Brews & Views

January 16th: A conversation with NYT best-selling author Richard North Patterson

fever swampA special author's night with NYT best-selling author Richard North Patterson to discuss his latest book, Fever Swamp - A Journey Through the Strange Neverland of the 2016 Presidential Race.

This collection of bestselling author Richard North Patterson's weekly, real-time Huffington Post essays are a passionate account of the utterly bizarre and unpredictable 2016 presidential election. Larry David, creator of Seinfeld/Curb Your Enthusiasm said "No matter what happens in this election, Richard North Patterson, one of our country’s great fiction writers, can rest easy knowing he’s done his part – and then some – to keep The Psycho out of the White House with this collection of razor-sharp essays. He makes detesting Trump pleasurable. Gems – all of them!"

January 23rd: Post Election Discussion Continues with a conversation with Duf Sundheim

duf sundheimOn Jan 20th, Donald Trump becomes our 45th President. Join us for a postinauguration discussion on the election of Donald Trump with political reformer Duf Sundheim.

Duf Sundheim is a political reformer who has the reputation of working across the aisle to get things done. Over the years Duf has worked with former Secretary of State George Shultz, governors, former San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and other national and state and national leaders. Together they have (a) effected the only recall of a sitting governor in the history of California (b) passed historic election and pension reform measures and (c) instituted reforms in underserved communities for which his teams have received national and state awards, including the California State Bar Pro Bono Award.

February 2nd: The Science of Sleep-Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

Join us for a discussion with CEO, Chairman, and Co-Founder of Somnology, Inc. Patrick Yam, along with Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Melissa Lim, who together helped pioneer a premier sleep monitoring device enterprise to assist a global population afflicted with sleep disorders.

A third of U.S. adults don’t get enough sleep, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Why? Lack of sleep – especially the recommended seven hours – can put your body at risk. Learn how you can change that.


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(650) 728-BREW
(650) 728-2739

Mavericks Event Center: Plan your unique event or celebration.


The Inn at Mavericks: Stay at our cozy oceanfront accommodations.