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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

Family Storytime
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 am
Parkside, Parkside Children's Area
Play Date
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 am
Presidio, Presidio Meeting Room
Toddler Tales
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 am
Park, Park Meeting Room

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Upcoming Classes

Office Hours (Spanish)
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 11:30 am
Bayview, Bayview General Floor Area
Computer Basics
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 12:30 pm
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.
Chair Yoga with Connie Scott
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 1:00 pm
Richmond, Richmond Meeting Room

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Current Exhibits

Celebrating Children’s Literature
Through Thursday, June 30, 2016
Main Library, Children's Center Exhibit Space
HERSTORY
Through Thursday, July 14, 2016
Main Library, International Center
Capturing Resilience
Through Thursday, July 14, 2016
Main Library, Mix: General Floor Area - 2nd Fl

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