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More Days, More Hours at San Francisco Libraries!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 23, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org More Days, More Hours at San Francisco Libraries! San Francisco, CA – Effective May 10, San Francisco Public Library is adding a permanent, additional day of service … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Children’s Book Creator Yuyi Morales to Deliver 2014 Effie Lee Morris Lecture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; Michelle.Jeffers@sfpl.org Award-Winning Children’s Book Creator Yuyi Morales to Deliver 2014 Effie Lee Morris Lecture Author and illustrator of celebrated multicultural children’s books presents Creating Children’s Books: An Immigrant’s … Continue reading

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Forbidden City: The Golden Age of Chinese American Nightclubs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org Forbidden City: The Golden Age of Chinese American Nightclubs Exhibition Opening Main Library, Jewett Gallery, April 12 – July 6, 2014 It was the mid-1930s. Prohibition was repealed and the … Continue reading

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SFPL Partners with Hoopla Digital During National Library Week to Give Patrons Online and Mobile Access to Free Movies, TV Shows, Music and Audiobooks

Spanish Press Release San Francisco Public Library Partners with Hoopla Digital During National Library Week to Give Patrons Online and Mobile Access to Free Movies, TV Shows, Music and Audiobooks More than 800,000 library card-holders can now borrow dynamic content … Continue reading

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BookWorks 2014 – 15th Pacific Center for the Book Arts Member Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org BookWorks 2014 15th Pacific Center for the Book Arts Member Show Exhibition Opens June 21 at San Francisco Main Library In celebration of the extraordinary books designed, … Continue reading

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Bring Your Detective Skills to Find Aisles Full of Books and Prizes at the Annual Spring Book Sale

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 03, 2014 **Photos available upon request** Contact: Katherine Jardine (415) 626-7512 ext. 100 katherine.jardine@friendssfpl.org   Bring Your Detective Skills to Find Aisles Full of Books and Prizes at the Annual Spring Book Sale *All proceeds benefit … Continue reading

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War Ink: SFPL joins StoryCorps and California Libraries to Honor Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans’ Tattoo Art

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 18, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org War Ink: S. F. Public Library joins StoryCorps and California Libraries to Honor Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans’ Tattoo Art Online exhibition to launch on Veterans’ Day … Continue reading

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New North Beach Branch Library to Open May 10

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 20, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org New North Beach Branch Library to Open May 10 The new North Beach Branch Library will open to the public on May 10, 2014, following a community … Continue reading

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You Don’t Say! Wordless Cartoons from the Schmulowitz Collection of Wit & Humor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 20, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org You Don’t Say! Wordless Cartoons from the Schmulowitz Collection of Wit & Humor April 1 – May 31, 2014 Main Library, Skylight Gallery “Without humor we are … Continue reading

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Meanwhile Sketch Crawl with Wendy MacNaughton

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org Meanwhile Sketch Crawl with Wendy MacNaughton                  Guided Walking Tour, Free Draw, and Discussion San Francisco Main Library Civic Center March 23, 2014 1- 4:30 p.m. (Discussion and … Continue reading

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