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San Francisco Bids Farewell to Candlestick Park Stadium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 15, 2014 San Francisco Bids Farewell to Candlestick Park Stadium Exhibition highlights history of Candlestick Park Stadium Candlestick Park Stadium, the City’s baseball and football stadium for over 50 years, will be torn down in late … Continue reading

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New Adaptive Technology now available at the S.F. Public Library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org New Adaptive Technology now available at the S.F. Public Library San Francisco’s Main Library now features new assistive technology software on selected public computers. As part of … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City Selected as 10th Annual One City One Book

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 20, 2014 Media Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City Selected as 10th Annual One City One Book Maupin to speak on Oct. 23 at Main Library San Francisco Public Library … Continue reading

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Summer Read 2014 Scavenger Hunt at the Library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2014 Media Contact: Marcia  Schneider (415) 557-4252; Marcia.Schneider@sfpl.org Summer Read 2014 Scavenger Hunt at the Library Fox Case: A puzzle adventure based on The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz A popular scavenger hunt returns to … Continue reading

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Summer Activities for Kids at the Library!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 11, 2014 Media Contact: Marcia Schneider (415) 557-4277; publicaffairs@sfpl.org Summer Activities for Kids at the Library!           Summer reading is in full swing at all San Francisco Public Libraries, full of good reading suggestions and prizes, … Continue reading

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Author Ruth Ozeki to speak at Main Library Tuesday, June 17, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 10, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Author Ruth Ozeki to speak at Main Library Tuesday, June 17, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Ruth Ozeki, acclaimed novelist and filmmaker and author of My Year of … Continue reading

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Author Lisa See Speaks at Main Library on June 12, 6:30 p.m.

  **Media Alert**Media Alert**Media Alert** Author Lisa See Speaks at Main Library on June 12, 6:30 p.m. Who: Lisa See, bestselling author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love, and Shanghai Girls What: Author discussion about new … Continue reading

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Book Launch – The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 6, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Book Launch The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson On Wednesday, June 11, photographer and essayist Robert Dawson will lead a slide show and discuss … Continue reading

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Serigrafia – Exhibition Features Powerful Latino Poster Art of the 70s to Present

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; michelle.jeffers@sfpl.org Serigrafia Exhibition Features Powerful Latino Poster Art of the 70s to Present Serigrafía, a traveling exhibition featuring 30 influential silkscreen prints created by the best of California’s … Continue reading

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Welcome to Summer READ SF 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 20, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Welcome to Summer READ SF 2014 The Library’s annual summer reading program, Summer Read SF 2014, open to readers and pre-readers of all ages, officially opens on … Continue reading

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