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San Francisco History Comes to Life:

6/01/12 - 8/31/2012

Main Library

Children's Center Exhibit Space - 2nd Floor

100 Larkin St.

Beginning June 1st, 2012, the San Francisco Public Library Fisher Children's Center will display the original artwork from author Milly Lee's Landed and Nim and the War Effort.  Artifacts from Angel Island Immigration Station will be on display along with the artwork, providing context for the story of Chinese immigrants who came to the United States as "paper sons," or false immigrants, to circumvent the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act.   Come and view the vivid color paintings of artist Yangsook Choi, on display for the first time at the Main Library's 2nd floor.  The exhibit will be on view  from June 1st until August 31st, 2012.

Upcoming Events

Free day at San Francisco Zoo!!
Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:00 am
San Francisco Zoo,
Creativity Nest
Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:30 am
Main Library, Library for the Blind
Toddler Tales
Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:30 am
Main Library, Children's Storytelling Rm - 2nd Fl

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Upcoming Classes

Job Seekers' Drop-In
Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:00 am
Main Library, Bridge TechLab Workstation - 5th Fl
Meditation Group
Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 12:00 pm
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center
Tai Chi at Noon
Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 12:00 pm
Eureka Valley, Eureka Valley General Floor Area

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Current Exhibits

The Little Humpbacked Horse:
Through Thursday, March 2, 2017
Main Library, International Center
Everyone Deserves a Home
Through Sunday, March 12, 2017
Main Library, Jewett Gallery
The Illustrated Alice: The Imagining of Wonderland
Through Saturday, April 1, 2017
Main Library, Skylight Gallery

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