North Beach Branch

North Beach

Closed Now

850 Columbus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94133
United States

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Ongoing Programs

Weekly Storytimes

Regular Children Programs

  • Build It! LEGO Club (Biweekly): You can build anything!

  • Family Films (Monthly): Light refreshment may be provided!

Regular Adult Programs

Sound Sculpture by Bill Fontana

  • Spiraling Echoes, click here to listen.

  • Sonic Dreamscapes (original piece), click here to listen.

Click here to learn more.


  • Large Chinese language collection

  • Small Italian interest collection

  • Small collection of information by and about “Beat” writers

  • Local oral history, newspapers, newsletters (The Semaphore) and selected poems by Ronald F. Sauer

Languages spoken by staff (based on staff availability): English | Chinese - Cantonese.