Song of the Silk Road:a book talk and calligraphy demonstration by author Mingmei Yip on Nov. 19, 2011

On Saturday, November 19, 2011 (2:30-4 p.m.), author, artist and musician Mingmei Yip will discuss her latest book Song of the Silk RoadAfter talking about her novel, Mingmei will demonstrate calligraphy based on a Buddhist sutra and talisman discovered on the Silk Road. A book sale and signing will follow the performance.  This program will be in English only.



10月10日(星期一) 圖書館為"哥倫布紀念日"休息一天

10月10日(星期一) 華埠圖書館與全部舊金山市立圖書館為 "哥倫布紀念日" 休息一天。


哥倫布 : 勇往直前的航海家, Sean J. Dolan 著
郑和vs歌伦布, 张侃 著
Christopher Columbus: Explorer of the New World (英文DVD)

Library closed for Columbus Day on October 10, 2011

Please note that Chinatown Branch and all San Francisco public libraries will be closed in observance of Columbus Day on October 10.

Want to learn more about Christopher Columbus? Check out these books and DVDs:

Columbus in the Americas by William Least Heat-Moon
The Log of Christopher Columbus translated by Robert H. Fuson
Magnificent voyage of Christopher Columbus (DVD)