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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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Exhibition Opening: The Black Woman is God – San Francisco Main Library, African American Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 21, 2014 Contact: Michelle Jeffers Communications, Programs & Partnerships 415 557-4282 Exhibition Opening: The Black Woman is God San Francisco Main Library, African American Center 100 Larkin St., 3rd floor March 1 – May 15, 2014 … Continue reading

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StoryCorps Launches New West Coast Location at the San Francisco Public Library

Contact: StoryCorps Press Desk 646-723-7020 ext. 75, press@storycorps.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE STORYCORPS LAUNCHES NEW WEST COAST LOCATION AT THE SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY Airbnb co-founder, Joe Gebbia, will record inaugural interview with an early Airbnb employee   February 14, 2014—StoryCorps, … Continue reading

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