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War Comes Home – SFPL and SFSU Explore Veterans’ Experiences as part of Statewide Program

For Immediate Release: Nov. 4, 2014 Media Contact: Michelle Jeffers Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org; (415) 557-4282 War Comes Home San Francisco Public Library and San Francisco State University Explore Veterans’ Experiences as part of Statewide Program with Talks, Exhibits, Books & Resources   … Continue reading

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World Series Stakes Are High: San Francisco City Librarian Luis Herrera Wages Bet with Kansas City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org World Series Stakes Are High San Francisco City Librarian Luis Herrera Wages Bet with Kansas City Was it foolish, perhaps, for San Francisco City Librarian Luis Herrera … Continue reading

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Tales of the City Author Armistead Maupin Appears Next Week at San Francisco Main Library, Book Stores, Schools and Businesses

For Immediate Release: October 15, 2014 Media Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Tales of the City Author Armistead Maupin Appears Next Week at San Francisco Main Library, Book Stores, Schools and Businesses   10th Annual One City One Book … Continue reading

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Hervé Tullet Mixes It Up with School Kids at S.F. Main Library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Hervé Tullet Mixes It Up with School Kids at S.F. Main Library Author and Paris-based artist Hervé Tullet, creator of The New York Times bestseller and international … Continue reading

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Bayview Branch Library to add name of Linda Brooks-Burton

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Bayview Branch Library to add name of Linda Brooks-Burton Library Commission Votes to Honor Her Memory In response to a community-led proposal to rename the Bayview Branch … Continue reading

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One City One Book Celebrates 10 Years with 2014 Selection Armistead Maupin and Tales of the City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org One City One Book Celebrates 10 Years with 2014 Selection Armistead Maupin and Tales of the City Tales of the City, Armistead Maupin’s novel of manners about … Continue reading

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Compositions: A Filipino American Experience

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Steve Kech Communications, The Alvarado Project (415) 203-0137; stevekech@gmail.com Compositions: A Filipino American Experience Exhibition Opening Sept. 20 Compositions: A Filipino American Experience, curated by Janet Alvarado … Continue reading

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Ohlone Elders and Youth Speak: Restoring a California Legacy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Ohlone Elders and Youth Speak: Restoring a California Legacy Exhibition on 21st Century Challenges for California Native People Opens Sept. 27 The efforts of three generations of … Continue reading

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Sixth Annual Tricycle Music Fest Kicks Off Sept. 13

PHOTOS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST!! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 3, 2014 MEDIA CONTACTS: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Carine Risley (650) 312.5258; risley@smcl.org Sixth Annual Tricycle Music Fest Kicks Off Sept. 13 Kindie Rockers Perform at San Mateo County and San Francisco … Continue reading

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Increased Internet Access at the Library!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282 Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Increased Internet Access at the Library! Effective Sept. 5, library computer users will have greater access to Internet-enabled computers throughout the library system. Computer users will be … Continue reading

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