Join us for coffee & conviviality to honor our beautiful 1939 New Deal Library at our Annual Open House Party! All ages are welcome at all activities. Tabling and very brief talks by nonprofits serving the West Portal Neighborhood and beyond throughout the afternoon.
1:00-1:30 Welcome and Laughter Yoga
1:30-2:30 Armenian Dance performance by the Karoun Dance Ensemble of the Saint John Armenian Church.
3:00-4:00 Book making--Create a simple handmade book!
4:00-4:30 New Deal Art and Architecture in San Francisco, a Slide Talk by Harvey Smith of the Living New Deal project.
4:45-5:00 Laughter Yoga--Laughing for no reason can make you feel good !
Neighborhood groups include--
Greater West Portal Neighborhood Association--Adults living, working, or owning property within the Greater West Portal Area collaborating since 1974 to improve our neighborhood.
BNI Stars and The West Portal Merchant’s Association--West Portal Area merchants, shops, cafes, restaurants, bars, entertainment, and service providers.
Home Match SF-- For free, connects SF homeowners with room to spare to below-median-income San Franciscans needing a room.
Rebuilding Together-- Volunteers repair nearly 300 homes and nonprofits in SF year round and on National Rebuilding Day.
HERA SF--Ensuring that all people are protected from discrimination and economic abuses, especially in the realm of housing.
This is a Performance program from SFPL. We host events featuring music, art, dance and more.
- African Musical Instrument Workshop
- Saturday, February 25, 2017, 10:00 amNorth Beach, North Beach Meeting Room
- Jazz Performance by Six Roses
- Saturday, February 25, 2017, 1:30 pmPortola, Portola Meeting Room
- The San Francisco Rock Project plays THE MIX
- Saturday, February 25, 2017, 2:30 pmMain Library, Mix: Carpet Garden - 2nd Fl
- Phonographic Memory
- Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 7:00 pmBernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room
- Personal Safety Workshop
- Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 2:00 pmRichmond, Richmond Meeting Room
- Welcome To Parenthood
- Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 6:30 pmWest Portal, West Portal Children's Area
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.