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African American Quilts

2/05/2013
7:00 - 8:30

Bernal Heights

Bernal Heights Meeting Room

500 Cortland Avenue

Come with us on a PeopleOlogie field trip!  We're headed to the South where generations of folks still make quilts today using patterns that their ancestors did during slavery and along the infamous Underground Railroad. Along with a slide show and touchable artifacts, you’ll use your imagination to create a cooperative no-sew quilt and wall-hanging  to display communally in the Library.

Upcoming Events

Black History Month Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8:00 am
Bayview, Bayview General Floor Area
African Musical Instrument Workshop
Saturday, February 25, 2017, 10:00 am
North Beach, North Beach Meeting Room
Jazz Performance by Six Roses
Saturday, February 25, 2017, 1:30 pm
Portola, Portola Meeting Room

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Current Exhibits

Celebrating the diverse and beautiful world of Ashley Bryan
Through Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Main Library, Children's Center Exhibit Space
Envisioning the Classics with Color
Through Thursday, March 2, 2017
Main Library, African American Center