Upcoming Events

Aquatic Park 2 (David Wakely)

Aquatic Park © David Wakely.

2014 Lecture Series
July through November
Various locations

Tickets are now on sale for Heritage’s annual Lecture Series! Join us for a spectacular lineup featuring topics and historic venues that reveal the depth of San Francisco’s cultural legacy, including Latin Jazz, film and the preservation movement, Treasure Island, the New Deal, and women in preservation. Series passes (including all five lectures) are available for $40 for Heritage members and $60 for the general public. Individual lecture tickets are $10 for Heritage members and students (with valid ID) and $15 for the public.

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Nuestra Historia family legacy

Photo courtesy of El Tecolote Photographic Archive

Nuestra Historia Community Workshop: Family Legacies
Saturday, August 9
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Mission Neighborhood Centers
362 Capp Street

Join Heritage and the San Francisco Latino Historical Society for the second community gathering of the Nuestra Historia project, an effort document the Latino/a experience in San Francisco. At this special gathering, we will investigate the role of family in the greater Latino experience in San Francisco: What commonalities will arise and where will our experiences differ? To kick off our conversation, we’ll hear from special guest speakers, John Trasvina and Catherine Herrera, both members of long-time Latino families in San Francisco.

To RSVP, email Marilyn Duran or visit our Facebook event page.

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nourse-stage (CAL)

Photo by Roslyn Banish.

City Arts & Lectures: Jack Dorsey and Paul Goldberger
Monday, October 27
7:30 p.m.
Nourse Theater
275 Hayes Street

City Arts & Lectures will host a special evening with Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter and Square, and Paul Goldberger, Vanity Fair contributing editor, on Monday, October 27th. Held at the historic Nourse Theater, the program will examine the tech industry’s influence on urban and suburban design in the Bay Area, including the revitalization of historic buildings. Steve Winn, writer and frequent City Arts & Lectures interviewer, will lead the conversation between Dorsey and Goldberger. All net proceeds from the event will benefit SF Heritage and the Haas-Lilienthal House.