653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood
Open to walk-in trade and browsing
Tuesday to Sunday
noon to six
Live Streams Every Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm, and more!
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ONWARD! DAVID MELTZER: A benefit!
Sunday, Nov. 9th at 7:30 pm
David Meltzer’s a brilliant poet and he could use a hand! So come give him a hand, and let’s put together some funds to meet medical expenses. A $20 donation at the door is requested, though we’ll not turn anyone away as long as space allows! And much larger donations are definitely encouraged and appreciated. We’ll also sell a signed letterpress broadside that David’s working up with Nick Whittington as we speak!
Colleagues Clark Coolidge, Sunnylyn Thibodeaux, Andrew Joron, Les Gottesman and Julie Rogers will read poems. Cloud Shepherd and The Rabbles will play music. Wine, beer and abundant high spirits guaranteed!
Can’t make it on November 9th? No worries! Visit Meltzerville at this link and it will take you to a place where you can donate to the fund!
Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.
The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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The Independent Musicians Alliance
Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site
[…] have banded together to raise money the old-fashioned way with a star-studded event on Sunday, November 9, from 7:30-10 p.m. at San Francisco’s beloved bookstore Bird & Beckett, located at 653 Chenery St. in SF’s […]