Join us on the patio for a session of Yang-style, long form Tai Chi. Learn from experienced practitioners.
Eureka Valley Branch Book Club
Sunday, May 5
Read and discuss with us, first Sundays of the month. Our May selection is Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.
Tuesday, May 7
Add some fun to your week with an evening of board games - Checkers, Chess, Scrabble, Monopoly and more. From beginner to master player, all levels welcome.
Melody Yan Fusion Music
Sunday, May 12
Enjoy an afternoon of music and culture with Melody (Sisi) Yan. She will begin with a presentation about Chinese culture, music, and the Guzheng instrument (zither). Then, she will perform both traditional Chinese music, as well as her specialty "Melody Yan Zither Fusion Music."
Tuesday, May 14
This month's film is Crackers, a Louis Malle comedy with a wacky cast of characters, revolving around a San Francisco pawnshop - and the pawnshop's safe. Featuring Donald Sutherland and Sean Penn (Rated PG).
Book a Librarian
Wednesdays, May 1 & 15
Could you use some professional help? Getting more comfortable with computers? Reading books on your smartphone? Streaming movies through Kanopy?
Sign up or drop in for a half hour of a librarian's undivided attention and assistance.
A Mysterious Book Club
Sunday May 19
Are you mystery-minded? Do you enjoy a good whodunit? Join us for a discussion of this month's mystery novel - Malice by Keigo Higashino.
Wednesday, May 22
Drop into the Eureka Valley Branch to learn how to download electronic editions of library books onto your Kindle, Nook, iPad and other devices.
Tuesday, May 28
Practice on the computer and learn new skills. Create and edit documents using Word, set up and send emails, use library eResources.
Beginning with the story of the creation of the very first Taiko and then moving to a more interactive workshop, this program will give youth of all ages an opportunity to experience the empowerment that comes with playing the drums.
LEGO Free Play Thursday, May 16
Build with LEGOs and let your imagination go wild! We provide all the pieces you’ll need to create vehicles, robots, castles and more. Ages 4+. Families welcome
Toddler Tales & Playtime
Books, rhymes, songs and books for toddlers, 16 months through age 2 and their caregivers.
Baby Rhyme & Playtime
Rhymes, songs, and books for infants to 15 months and their caregivers.
Eureka Valley Library Book Club
One library - two book clubs
Eureka Valley Branch Book Club - We read a wide range of general and LGBT fiction. Meetings every first Sunday of the month.
A Mysterious Book Club - If you enjoy good whodunit, stop by on third Sundays to discuss the mystery book of the month.
In early 1900s Korea, prized daughter Sunja finds herself pregnant and alone, bringing shame on her family until a young tubercular minister offers to marry her and bring her to Japan, in the saga of one family bound together as their faith and identity are called into question.
Eureka Valley Branch Book Club Sunday, May 5 3:30-4:30pm
When a best-selling Japanese novelist is found murdered the night before he was scheduled to move to another country, police detective Kyochiro Kaga uncovers a deadly game involving the victim's best friend and rival. By the Edgar Award-finalist author of The Devotion of Suspect X.
A Mysterious Book Club Sunday, May 19 3:30-4:30pm
Friends of the San Francisco Public Library
May with the Friends of the Library Thursday, May 2