Sunday, January 28th – 2:30-4 pm
Walker Talks!

Novalis, arch Romantic poet of the 18th century, precursor to Goethe, perceptive of the ancient wisdom embodied in Heraclitus' observation, "Wisdom is a dry light." … [Read more...]

 Saturday, January 27th– 7:30-10:00 pm
Lost Shapes
jazz club! when lights are low…
 

The Jazz Philanthropists Union presents...   The Lost Shapes   Darren Johnston, trumpet Kasey Knudsen, alto sax Mark Clifford, vibraphone Safa Shokrai, bass Jason Levis, drum set   All five members contribute compositions to the band's … [Read more...]

Friday, January 26th – 5:30-8:00 pm
230 Jones Street Jazz Band
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002
$10 suggested donation

Talk about your San Francisco jazz… On the fourth Friday of each month, our weekly jazz in the bookshop series features The 230 Jones Street, Local 6 Literary Jazz Band — once the province of the estimable Chuck Peterson — five musicians whose … [Read more...]

Tuesday, January 23rd – 7:30 pm
Poet Dan Liberthson reads new work

Dan Liberthson is a Glen Park resident, and a poet with five published collections to his credit, including his newest, A Poetry of Birds: Poems About Birds and the Photographs that Inspired Them (2017). A Poetry of Birds comprises 38 poems about … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 21st – 4:30-6:30 pm
wordWind chorus
performance and celebration of QR Hand’s 81st birthday!
 

wordWind is QR Hand, Lewis Jordan and Brian Auerbach -- 3 poets, with Lewis Jordan doubling on saxophone. Two very special guests will also be on hand -- trumpeter George Sams and poet Tongo Eisen-Martin. q.r. hand, jr., voice and poetry, … [Read more...]