653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Tuesday to Sunday
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But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

Sunday, May 17th at 2pm
The Tar Pits Cantos Author Greg Harmon reads for the kids & their parents

Join us online at
Bird & Beckett
this afternoon,
Sunday, May 17 at 2pm 

for a reading by
the proprietor’s eldest son’s
childhood baseball coach

Greg Harmon

now a distinguished and acclaimed writer for youngsters
and author of

The Tar Pits Cantos

a poetic reimagining
of a long gone world swallowed up
in the glorious Los Angeles muck



plus the thirteen poems of
Henry’s Bestiary

all inspired by the author’s outings
with his grandson Henry
and Frank Sinatra
to the fabled La Brea tar pits

click here to view/listen to the live stream on Sunday, 5/17 at 2pm







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The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project

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.

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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

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