653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

While San Francisco remains in the purple tier, we will do business chiefly at the door to the shop, by email and by phone, six days a week
Tuesdays to Sundays, noon to 6 p.m.

Browsing will be limited to two or three shoppers at a time during open hours. Appointments for browsing are welcome and accommodated as best we can.

1-415-586-3733
[email protected]

Stay tuned for the next B&B benefit party in Jerry Ferraz's backyard! Here's some video of the last one!

Bird & Beckett Archived Events

Thursday, April 9th – 7:30pm
Zoh Hamrick Quartet

April 10, 2020

$20 cover charge; sliding scale available Zoh Hamrick, tenor sax Spencer Hoefert, guitar…

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Saturday, April 18th – 7:30–10pm
The Cottontails
jazz club! when lights are low…
every Saturday night
at Bird & Beckett

April 10, 2020

Jump blues and jazz from the foremost local practitioners of the art! Karina…

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Sunday, April 19th – 2pm
Children’s Author Greg Harmon’s
Tar Pits Cantos

April 10, 2020
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Sunday, April 19th – 4:30-6:30 pm
HowellDevine
which way west?
Sunday concert series

April 10, 2020

$20 suggested donation; any amount appreciated

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POETS! every 1st & 3rd Monday
Monday, April 20th – 7pm
Jacki Rigoni +
Camincha Benvenuto,
followed by an open mic

April 10, 2020

Camincha Benvenutto, Poet Laureate of Pacifica…

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Tuesday, April 21st – 7pm
David Kubrin:
Marxism & Witchcraft

April 10, 2020

$20 cover charge; sliding scale available

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Thursday, April 23rd – 7pm
Richard Grossinger,
Bottoming Out the Universe

April 10, 2020

$20 cover charge; sliding scale available

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Friday, April 24th – 5:30-8pm
The 230 Jones Street,
Local 6 Literary Jazz Band
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday after work

April 10, 2020

$20 suggested donation; any amount appreciated

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Friday, March  27th – 5:30-8pm
The 230 Jones Street,
Local 6 Literary Jazz Band
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since 2002

April 3, 2020

$20 suggested/sliding scale available. Talk about your San Francisco jazz… On the fourth…

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Saturday, March 28th – 7:30–10pm
Dmitri Matheny Trio
jazz club! when lights are low…
every Saturday night at Bird & Beckett

April 3, 2020

$20 cover charge / sliding scale available Dmitri Matheny, flugelhorn Ken French, piano…

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Available Now at Bird & Beckett

Hot off the press from your neighborhood bookshop just in time for the lame duck period. 75 million voters, and counting, have rejected fascism and lies. 70 million haven’t yet made that commitment. Bully Goat’s Bluff might change a few of their minds.

Fits nicely in an invitation envelope for mailing. Fits in a pocket as well.

~~ Poetry as philosophy to plumb the deeper truths of these times ~~

$15 and worth every penny
_ _ _
Jerry Ferraz is a keystone of
the Bird & Beckett cultural edifice, built by you through your decades-long love and support.

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