San Francisco Public Library
Español中文

The Shocking Truth About Cinderella by Jane R. Willson

9/01/11 - 11/01/2011

Main Library

Children's Center Exhibit Space - 2nd Floor

100 Larkin St.

The Shocking Truth About Cinderella is an exhibition by San Francisco artist Jane R. Willson celebrating the true worldwide Cinderella story. It stars Yeh-Shen, the first recorded Cinderella from ninth century China, and introduces some of Yeh-Shen's equally burdened and beautiful Cinderella colleagues who thrive in folk tales throughout the world.

Having a Wonderful Time, Wish You Were Here - Special Postcard Workshop with the Artist

Sunday, October 23, 2-4 p.m., Main Library, Fisher Children's Center

  Watch video: The Shocking Truth of Cinderella Library Exhibition

San Francisco artist Jane R. Willson shows how to apply your own painted lines, drawings, collaged images, and hand lettering onto postcards and envelopes to make stunning works of art from folklore. Mail your artwork to yourself, a friend, or relative through the U.S. Postal Service! Or choose to show your art in a special mail art display at the Main Children's Center!
For ages 5 and up. Parents welcome. Space limited. Call 557-4554 for reservations.

Upcoming Events

Family Storytime
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 10:00 am
Parkside, Parkside Children's Area
How to Grow Your Business by Making Money as a Speaker, Writer or Internet Radio Host
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 10:00 am
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Baby Rhyme Time Session I
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 10:00 am
Mission Bay, Mission Bay Program Room

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Computer Basics
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 1:00 pm
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.
Book A Librarian
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 1:00 pm
Richmond, Richmond General Floor Area
Maximize Your Memory: Tips and Strategies (Chinese)
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 1:30 pm
Visitacion Valley, Visitacion Valley Meeting Room

More related classes

Current Exhibits

Haight-Ashbury’s Summer of Love
Through Thursday, October 19, 2017
Main Library, Magazines & Newspapers Center 5th Fl
Summer of Love and Haight: Sex, Drugs and Runaways
Through Thursday, October 19, 2017
Main Library, Government Information Center
Summer of Love and Haight
Through Sunday, October 29, 2017
Main Library, Jewett Gallery

More related exhibits