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Free Events for Friday, January 28, 2000

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This page lists free events taking place in San Francisco. It is broken down into several categories. You can receive a weekly e-mail listing of free events as well. You can also have your event listed for free.

Concerts, Plays and Films

Eighth Note Records release party
Slim's, 333 11th St.
Triple record release party for Eighth Note Records artists Garrin Benfield, Michael Rodriguez and Jallen Rix.
07:30pm [Web Page]

Readings and Lectures

Susan Vreeland: Girl in Hyacinth Blue
Stacey's Bookstore, 581 Market St.
"Girl in Hyacinth Blue," has received a groundswell of support and accolades from booksellers and reviewers across the country. It was chosen as both a Stacey's staff and BookSense76 recommendation. Written in poetic and vivid prose, "Girl" traces the life of a painting that may be a Vermeer back through the centuries to the very moment of its inspiration. This exquisitte story unfolds in a series of vignettes, each revealing passion, obsession, and the remarkable power of art.
12:30pm [Web Page] (415) 421-4687

Paul Hoover: Totem and Shadow
Clean Well-Lighted, 601 Van Ness Avenue
Celebrate the publication of local poet Paul Hoover's newest collection, Totem and Shadow: New & Selected Poems. "Hoover is an important sustainer of the comic tradition and one of our linguistic champions." -George Butterick
07:30pm [Web Page] (415) 441-6670

Games and Sports

SF Games
Cafe Commons, 3161 Mission St.
Weekly gathering of Card and Board Game players.
07:00pm - 10:00pm

Friday Night Skate
Bryant and Embarcadero
Hundreds of skaters enjoy an evening of exercise and fun skating along the embarcadero.
08:00pm [E-Mail] (415) 752-1967

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