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Saturday, February 24

7 Secrets to Selling & Closing More Customers | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:15 am | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
7 Secrets to Selling & Closing More Customers | SF

Submitted by the Event Organizer
Selling and closing are both an art and a science. The skills to do them with confidence and expertise can be learned and mastered. This workshop teaches you how to prepare for the sale, find prospects, convince them to speak with …

“Dog by Dog” Free Film Screening | SF Main Library
Saturday, February 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library

Come and watch a documentary about an examination of efforts in the United States to tighten regulations on commercial dog kennels, known as ‘puppy mills,’ where animals are kept without adequate regard for their welfare. (2017, 86 min.)
The event is free at the Koret Auditorium, …

Sunday, February 25

Resume Workshop & Drop-in | SF Main Library
Sunday, February 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
Resume Workshop & Drop-in | SF Main Library

Looking for a new job? Interested in a career change? Applying for a promotion?
Whether you’re a recent college grad or an industry veteran, come refresh your resume knowledge and kick start your job search! Stay after the workshop to receive a one on one resume review.

“Handkerchief Heroes” Slideshow & Discussion | SF Main Library
Sunday, February 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library

Handkerchiefs have served you in life’s tender moments – catching a bride’s tears of joy, worn over a soldier’s heart as he marches into battle, fashioned into a newborn’s christening bonnet, as well as life’s large celebrations – waving bon voyage from an ocean liner, …

Tuesday, February 27

“A Long Way From Home” Free Film Screening | SF Main Library
Tuesday, February 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library

Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color line in 1947, but it took another generation of Black and Latino players to make the sport truly open to all. This film discusses how playing in remote minor-league towns, these men first had to beat Jim Crow before they …

Wednesday, February 28

“Song of a Captive Bird” Book Discussion | SF Main Library
Wednesday, February 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library

Join them when author Jasmin Darznik, author of the New York Times bestselling book The Good Daughter, reads and discusses her new novel Song of a Captive Bird. This story is based on the life of Iran’s most iconic and controversial female poet Forough Farrokhzad. …

Thursday, March 1

“The Handmaid’s Tale” World Literature Book Club Discussion | SF Main Library
Thursday, March 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library

On Thursday March 1, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. please join their discussion of Margaret Atwood’s famous dystopian novel The Handmaid’s Tale. Against great odds, the novel’s heroine Offred attempts to escape the slavery mandated by her government, a monolithic and misogynist theocracy modeled on early …

World Series of Poetry: Best Baseball Poems | SF Main Library
Thursday, March 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
World Series of Poetry: Best Baseball Poems | SF Main Library

Join San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck, Jack Hirschman and others for the best baseball poetry. Related exhibition: A Game of Color: The African American Experience in Baseball. Main Library, Skylight Gallery, January 13 – March 18.

Saturday, March 3

SF Dance Film Festival: Short Dance Films Screening | SF Main Library
Saturday, March 3 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
SF Dance Film Festival: Short Dance Films Screening | SF Main Library

The Alonzo King LINES Dance Center and San Francisco Dance Film Festival present a special screening of short dance films created by students from a recent dance filmmaking workshop presented by the LINES Dance Center and taught by the SFDFF’s Ben Estabrook.
Screening will also include …

Song & Dance Bollywood Style Sing Along | SF Main Library
Saturday, March 3 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
Song & Dance Bollywood Style Sing Along | SF Main Library

Dhaval and Gunjan duo plan on rocking the place with their bollywood singing, from classics of Rafi, Lata, Kishor and Asha to great songs of the modern era, intermingled with a dance performance to get the groove going. Come sing along the greatest melogies of …

Thursday, March 8

SPCA 150th Anniversary Historical Exhibit | SF Main Library
Thursday, March 8 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
SPCA 150th Anniversary Historical Exhibit | SF Main Library

The San Francisco SPCA is celebrating its 150th anniversary with a special historical exhibit at the San Francisco Public Library.
Come take a riveting walk through history. Many of the exhibit items have never before been displayed for public viewing.
 

Sunday, March 18

The 90 Second Film Festival | SF
Sunday, March 18 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but reserve your seat to ensure admittance.
| SF Main Public Library
The 90 Second Film Festival | SF

The 90 Second Newbery is a yearly video contest in which kid filmmakers create movies that tell the entire story of a Newbery award-winning book in 90 seconds or less.
In 2018, the San Francisco 90-Second Newbery will screen on Sunday, March 18, 2018 from 2 pm-4 pm at the …


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