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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

OWL: Older Writers Laboratory
Monday, December 5, 2016, 10:00 am
Bernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room
Toddler Tales & Playtime
Monday, December 5, 2016, 10:15 am
Merced, Merced General Floor Area
Toddler Tales & Playtime
Monday, December 5, 2016, 10:15 am
Golden Gate Valley, Golden Gate Valley Meeting Room

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Upcoming Classes

Job Seekers' Drop-In
Monday, December 5, 2016, 10:00 am
Main Library, Bridge TechLab Workstation - 5th Fl
Nutrition and Healthy Choices
Monday, December 5, 2016, 11:00 am
Main Library, Learning Studio
Tai Chi at Noon
Monday, December 5, 2016, 12:00 pm
Eureka Valley, Eureka Valley General Floor Area

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Current Exhibits

Fear of An Atomic Age!
Through Thursday, December 15, 2016
Main Library, Government Information Center
San Francisco Neon
Through Thursday, January 5, 2017
Main Library, Music Center - 4th Floor
Black Matters
Through Thursday, December 15, 2016
Main Library, African American Center

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