The hospital was named after the nurse Alta Bates. Until its affiliation with Summit Medical Center, it was known simply as Alta Bates Medical Center, and originally, as Alta Bates Hospital.
The Herrick Campus was previously an independent hospital known as Herrick Hospital, and originally, as Roosevelt Hospital.
Today HOMEWORK ASSISTANCE -- Trained mentors provide drop-in homework tutoring for middle and high school students, 3 to 7 p.m., free, Oakland Public Library, Golden Gate Branch, 597-5023.
Jan 13, 2004; ART SERIES -- Artists from a variety of disciplines talk about their work and process of creation each week, 7 p.m., free,...
Today ART WORKSHOP -- Oakland Adult Education offers free instruction in watercolors, acrylics, pastels, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, and mixed media, 2 to 5 p.m. at Northgate Terrace, 550 24th St., Oakland, 879-4090 CAREER TALKS -- The Turning Point Car
Jul 15, 2003; Wednesday DOCUMENTARY -- Librarians For Intellectual Freedom presents "Plan Columbia: Cashing In On the Drug War Failure," as...