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Little Libraries

There are 205 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

50 Oak St., San Francisco, CA 94102
1453 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94103
325 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
The Green Arcade (0.2 miles)
1680 Market St, San Francisco, California 94102-5949
1349 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94103
Isotope (0.2 miles)
326 Fell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
334 Gough Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
30 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
100 Larkin Street (at Grove Street) - Civic Center, San Francisco, CA 94102
Veterans Building Fourth Floor, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102
Electric Works (0.4 miles)
130 8th St., San Francisco, CA 94103
200 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA 94102
300 Page Street, San Francisco, California 94102
200 McAllister Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
1145 Market Street, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103
601 Van Ness, San Francisco, CA 94102
Stormy Leather (0.5 miles)
1158 Howard St., San Francisco, CA 94121
450 Golden Gate Avenue, 18th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94102
Prelinger Library (0.5 miles)
301 8th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Scanners (0.5 miles)
312 Valencia Street, San Francisco, California 94103
1111 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94109
1109 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109
Aardvark Books (0.8 miles)
227 Church Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
444 Natoma Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Local events

Feb
12
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
The Green Arcade, Friday, February 12 at 7pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Speaking and signing, The Green Arcade (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
13
Red Envelope Craft: Candy Dish
Come and learn to make a candy dish out of red envelopes. Hang it up or use as a dish to fill with candies during the Lunar New Year of the Monkey.

Maximum 25 participants. Materials will be provided. Please call 415-355-2888 for more information. (chinatownbranch)
Feb
13
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
Laurel Book Store, Saturday, February 13 at 6pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Reading, speaking, and signing, Laurel Book Store (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
20
Pennies to Plans: Identity Theft Solutions
This presentation provides an overview of common identity theft practices, tools for preventing identity theft, and specific steps for victims of these kinds of crimes to take in order to minimize damage.

This program is provided in conjunction with Consumer Credit Counseling Service of San Francisco.

The Pennies to Plans series offers financial and investor education workshops and classes for all ages. This program is made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association. (chinatownbranch)… (more)
Mar
3
Svetlana Alexievich’s “Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster”
Join Chinatown Branch Library's monthly World Literature Book Club for a stimulating discussion of Svetlana Alexievich's Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster. Alexievich, who won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Literature, here chronicles the aftermath of the world's worst nuclear disaster, weaving a dark, unforgettable narrative out of the hundreds of interviews she conducted with survivors.

Our group meets the first Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:30 pm, in the Chinatown Branch Library (1135 Powell St.). All Library events are free and open to the public. New members are always welcome!

Here are the Book Club Selections for the first half of 2016:

March 3: Voices from Chernobyl by Svetlana Alexievich

April 7: The Golden Gate by Vikram Seth

May 5: Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

June 2: Nightwood by Djuna Barnes (sfplchinatown)
… (more)
Mar
17
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Speaking and signing, Mechanics Institute Library (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
29
Laura McBride
Mrs. Dalloway's, Wednesday, June 29 at 4pm
Laura McBride teaches at the College of Southern Nevada and lives with her husband and two children in Las Vegas. She graduated with a degree in American Studies from Yale University and wrote part of We Are Called to Rise, her first novel, while in residency at Yaddo. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jun
30
Laura McBride
Book Passage, Thursday, June 30 at 7pm
Laura McBride teaches at the College of Southern Nevada and lives with her husband and two children in Las Vegas. She graduated with a degree in American Studies from Yale University and wrote part of We Are Called to Rise, her first novel, while in residency at Yaddo. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jul
9
Kim Stolz
Book Passage, Saturday, July 9 at 12:30pm
Kim Stolz is a former contestant on America’s Next Top Model, MTV news anchor, restaurateur, and current Vice President of Equity Derivatives at Citigroup. She is a graduate of The Brearley School and Wesleyan University. In 2012 she was named one of the 100 Most Compelling People of the Year by Out magazine. She lives in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jul
9
Jamie McGuire
Copperfield’s Books - San Rafael, Saturday, July 9 at 6pm
Jamie McGuire is the New York Times bestselling author of Red Hill, Walking Disaster, Beautiful Disaster, and The Providence trilogy. She and her husband, Jeff, live with their children just outside Enid, Oklahoma, with three dogs, six horses, and a cat named Rooster. Please visit JamieMcGuire.com (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
9
Cassandra Dunn
Cassandra Dunn received her MFA in creative writing from Mills College. She was a semifinalist for the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award and a finalist in Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers. She has two children and lives in the San Francisco Bay area. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
14
Cassandra Dunn
Books Inc. in Alameda, Sunday, August 14 at 7pm
Cassandra Dunn received her MFA in creative writing from Mills College. She was a semifinalist for the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award and a finalist in Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers. She has two children and lives in the San Francisco Bay area. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
13
Claire Thomas
Book Passage, Tuesday, September 13 at 12:30pm
Claire Thomas is an unabashed food enthusiast and the host of Food for Thought with Claire Thomas, part of Litton’s Weekend Adventure on ABC. She works as a nationally recognized commercial director, food photographer, and writer, with her blog, The Kitchy Kitchen, as her experiment and much beloved playground. Born and raised in LA, Claire has turned food into an intellectual and grumbling stomach–driven passion. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
11
Sophie Littlefield
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza, Tuesday, October 11 at 2pm
Sophie Littlefield grew up in rural Missouri and attended college in Indiana. She worked in technology before having children, and was lucky enough to stay home with them while they were growing up. She writes novels for kids and adults, and lives in Northern California. Visit her online at www.SophieLittlefield.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
18
Maria Duenas
Book Passage, Friday, November 18 at 7pm
María Dueñas, the author of the New York Times bestselling novel The Time in Between, holds a PhD in English Philology and is currently a professor at the University of Murcia. She has also taught at American universities, is the author of several academic articles, and has participated in various educational, cultural, and editorial projects. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
20
Chloe Benjamin
Mrs. Dalloway's, Sunday, November 20 at 7:30pm
Chloe Benjamin is a graduate of Vassar College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she received her MFA in fiction. She is a recipient of the Sally Mead Hands Award for fiction writing and the Dorothy D. Bailey Summer Prize Fellowship, and her work has appeared in PANK, The Washington Independent Review of Books, The Laurel Review, Pebble Lake Review, Tar River Poetry, Whiskey Island, Verse Wisconsin, and Devil’s Lake, among others. She has taught creative writing and freshmen composition at UW-Madison and Edgewood College. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin, where she works for a nonprofit, runs a writing workshop for preteen girls, and writes in the hours in between. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
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