Start your Cinco de Mayo festivities early! A truly popular art form, the glamorous paintings of Mexican calendar girls have a long and fascinating history—as advertisements, promotional gifts, and emblems of Mexican cultural heritage and pride. Program will include a brief film on the subject, and a lecture by guest speaker Angela Villalba, author of Mexican calendar girls : golden age of calendar art, 1930-1960.
- Tertulias Literarias
- Wednesday, May 6, 2015
- Festive Paper Flowers
- Saturday, May 9, 2015Mission, Mission Children's Area
- Celebrate Mission Branch's Open House with Bomba
- Saturday, May 9, 2015Mission, Mission General Floor Area
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.