The Mix at SFPL Turns One!

On Saturday, June 22nd join us for live music, spoken word, refreshments, green screen photo booth fun & more in SFPL’s new teen digital learning center, The Mix at SFPL! Usually available only to youth ages 13-18, The Mix at SFPL will be opening its doors to all ages during it’s open house birthday party. […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, everyone! Last year was a busy one for Friends: Over 61 book sales, 1,374 volunteers, 52 weekly Thursdays at Readers poetry readings and over $1.7 million dollars of support given to the San Francisco Public Library. Thank you to all of our members, volunteers, community partners and supporters for contributing to a […]

The Mix at SFPL: Now Open!

Teens now have a dedicated space to make and learn with technology! Last month, the San Francisco Public Library unveiled The Mix at SFPL, a new learning space for teens. We are so proud to support this amazing new teen digital learning center and are excited to continue working with the Library to bridge the […]

The Mix at SFPL: Grand Opening!

Please join us on Thursday, June 18 for the Grand Opening of the new teen digital center, The Mix at SFPL! Ribbon cutting begins at 11 a.m. with festivities throughout the day. The Mix at SFPL is an innovative, youth-designed, 21st century teen learning space that will provide 4,770-square feet of space and equipment for […]

Spoke & Word Book Bike Hits the Streets!

We’re proud to announce the unveiling of Spoke & Word, a pedal-powered library made possible by an innovation grant by Friends!  The book bike is a combination electric pedal assist bicycle and trailer that will bring the resources of the San Francisco Public Library to the people. “The Book Bike will be a great tool […]