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Night of the Graphic Novelists & Free Refreshments | Word Week 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Folio Books | 3957 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94114

Word Week 2017 | Noe Valley

Word Week is Noe Valley’s annual literary festival and this is the 11th year. Words are celebrated, whether written, spoken or sung. All genres welcome. The festival has been set to happen from March 19 to 26, 2017 all across Noe Valley.

Word Week 2017
March 19 to 26, 2017
All over Noe Valley

2017 Schedule of Events:

Tale Spin: Poetry, Songs, Storytelling, and Open Mic
Sunday, March 19, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Charlie’s Corner, 24th St. at Castro St.

A Jane Austen Celebration
Monday, March 20, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Umpqua Bank, 3938 24th St.

Cleve Jones in Conversation With Wayne Goodman
Tuesday, March 21, 7 pm-8 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St.

Double Vision: Immigrant Writers on Embodying Two Cultures at Once
Wednesday, March 22, 7 pm-8 pm
Noe Valley Library, 451 Jersey St.

Summer of Love
Thursday, March 23, 7 pm-8 pm
Cliché Noe Gifts + Home, 4175 24th St.

Night of the Graphic Novelists
Friday, March 24, 6 pm-7 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St.

High Spirits: The Legacy Bars of San Francisco
Friday, March 24, 7 pm-8 pm
The Peaks Bar, 1316 Castro St.

Noe Valley Authors Festival
Saturday, March 25, 2 pm-5 pm
Noe Valley Ministry, 1021 Sanchez St.

Story Time Crawl
Sunday, March 26, 1 pm-3 pm
All along 24th Street

Friday, March 24, 2017
Word Week 2017 | Noe Valley

For all you graphic novel fans, Noe Valley Word Week and Folio Books are sponsoring an amazing panel of ultra-talented, nationally-famous graphic novelists. Imagine having Paige Braddock author-illustrator of the Stinky Cecil series, together with Beowolf series author-illustrator Alexis Fajardo and Judd Winick, author-illustrator of the Hilo series.

So much talent in the same room. Join as they share insight as to what inspires their characters and storylines. It will be an action-packed presentation, with plenty of time for you to ask your favorite novelist some questions. A book signing will follow. Free admission and free refreshments.


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: Literature
Address: 3957 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94114

Friday, March 24, 2017

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All Day   12th Annual Tower Chapel Tulip Exhibition: Opening Day | Oakland  FREE
All Day   2017 Human Rights Film Festival | SF  FREE
12:00 pm   Rotunda Dance Series: Nava Dance Collective | SF City Hall  FREE
3:00 pm   SF Rock ‘n Roll Half-Marathon Running Expo & Clinics | SF  FREE
3:00 pm   “The World to Come” A Collection of Short Stories | City Lights  FREE
5:00 pm   “Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason  FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:00 pm   Access Happy Hour: Free Drag Show | SF  FREE
5:00 pm   Indie Funk Mini Concert: Mayya & The Revolutionary Hell Yeah | Amoeba SF  FREE
5:30 pm   2017 Holi Festival: The Bay’s Biggest Free Color Fight | East Bay  FREE
6:00 pm   Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF  FREE
6:00 pm   Stenburg-Cahill Duo Mini Concert | The Presidio  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pm   Night of the Graphic Novelists & Free Refreshments | Word Week 2017  FREE
7:00 pm   Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF  $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
7:00 pm   “High Spirits: The Legacy Bars of San Francisco” Book Reading | Word Week 2017  FREE
7:00 pm   Battle of the Body Art 2017 | San Jose  FREE*
*Admission is free, but there is a $10 suggested donation.
8:00 pm   As I Lay Laughing: Comedy & Snacks | Oakland  FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
8:00 pm   FUNgeon: Stand Up Comedy at the Armory Club | Mission  *
*Use code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. otherwise it's $5
9:00 pm   Win Tix: Kick-Ass Folk Rock “The Sam Chase & the Untraditional” | The Chapel  WIN
9:15 pm   Amazing Probably: A Stand Up Comedy Album | PianoFight  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
10:30 pm   Live Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
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