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San Francisco History Comes to Life:

6/01/12 - 8/31/2012

Main Library

Children's Center Exhibit Space - 2nd Floor

100 Larkin St.

Beginning June 1st, 2012, the San Francisco Public Library Fisher Children's Center will display the original artwork from author Milly Lee's Landed and Nim and the War Effort.  Artifacts from Angel Island Immigration Station will be on display along with the artwork, providing context for the story of Chinese immigrants who came to the United States as "paper sons," or false immigrants, to circumvent the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act.   Come and view the vivid color paintings of artist Yangsook Choi, on display for the first time at the Main Library's 2nd floor.  The exhibit will be on view  from June 1st until August 31st, 2012.

Upcoming Events

Toddler Tales
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 10:30 am
Main Library, Children's Storytelling Rm - 2nd Fl
Toddler Tales and Playtime
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 11:00 am
Richmond, Richmond Meeting Room
Cooking
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 11:00 am
Excelsior, Excelsior Meeting Room

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Upcoming Classes

Job Seekers' Drop-In
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 10:00 am
Main Library, Bridge TechLab Workstation - 5th Fl
Meditation Group
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 12:00 pm
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center
Tai Chi at Noon
Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 12:00 pm
Eureka Valley, Eureka Valley General Floor Area

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Current Exhibits

Life Got Wider:
Through Thursday, August 10, 2017
Main Library, Library Café Display Case
Freedom 2017
Through Thursday, August 10, 2017
Main Library, Library Café Display Case
59th Annual Artists' Exhibition
Through Sunday, July 30, 2017
Potrero, Potrero General Floor Area

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