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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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City Librarian Luis Herrera Receives Award for Outstanding Service to Children from American Library Association

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 11, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org San Francisco City Librarian Luis Herrera Receives Award for Outstanding Service to Children from American Library Association The American Library Association has announced that the 2014 Peggy … Continue reading

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Love Me Tenderloin: Documentary film premiering at San Francisco Main Library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org Love Me Tenderloin: Documentary film premiering at San Francisco Main Library The eclectic Tenderloin, near neighbor to cultural, civic and government buildings as well as the hotels, … Continue reading

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 21, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org You Don’t Say! Wordless Cartoons from the Schmulowitz Collection of Wit & Humor Exhibition at San Francisco Main Library Opens April 1, 2014 Picture story, pantomime, cartoon … Continue reading

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Exhibition Opening – Chicks with Shticks: The Kinsey Sicks and 20 Years of Dragapella Activism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 21, 2014 Contact: Michelle Jeffers Communications, Programs & Partnerships 415 557-4282 Exhibition Opening: Chicks with Shticks: The Kinsey Sicks and 20 Years of Dragapella Activism San Francisco Main Library, James C. Hormel Gay & Lesbian Center … Continue reading

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