Monthly Archives: April 2012

Oakland and San Francisco Announce First Annual Youth Poet Laureate Competitions

For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org April 26, 2012 Cities of Oakland and San Francisco Announce First Annual Youth Poet Laureate Competitions The Cities of Oakland and San Francisco are each about to gain new, young, and … Continue reading

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Jerry Pinkney to Speak at Effie Lee Morris Lecture

For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org April 24, 2012 Illustrator and Author Jerry Pinkney to Speak at San Francisco Public Library’s 16th Annual Effie Lee Morris Lecture Tuesday, May 15, 2012, San Francisco Main Library Jerry Pinkney, … Continue reading

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A Paradise Built in Hell Chosen for Citywide Book Club

For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org April 18, 2012 San Franciscans Will Be Reading A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster for this fall’s Citywide Book Club Rebecca Solnit book chosen as … Continue reading

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Gold & Silver & Green

For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org April 18, 2012 Gold & Silver & Green Four San Francisco Public Libraries Receive LEED certification from U.S. Green Building Council In recognition of Earth Day 2012, San Francisco Public Library … Continue reading

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A Change of World: In Memory of Adrienne Rich

For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org April 16, 2012 A Change of World: In Memory of Adrienne Rich Poetry Reading, April 25, San Francisco Main Library San Francisco Public Library and the James C. Hormel Gay and … Continue reading

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Win a Visit from the SFPL Green Bookmobile!

For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Jeffers (415) 557-4282; mjeffers@sfpl.org April 5, 2012 Win a Visit from the San Francisco Public Library Green Bookmobile! Celebrate National Bookmobile Day with photo clues of the new Green Bookmobile at Iconic San Francisco Locations … Continue reading

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