The Free List
Free Events for Friday, December 3, 1999
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
Accompanying Department Recital
SF Conservatory of Music, 19th Ave. and Ortega
Students under the direction of Timothy Bach perform vocal and
instrumental works with piano.
Composition Student Recital
Knuth Hall, SF State University, 1600 Holloway
The composition students of Richard Festinger present an afternoon
Felice Picano: The Book of Lies
A Different Light Bookstore, 489 Castro Street
Felice Picano reads from The Book of Lies, the latest offering from
this prolific gay writer. Set in the near future, it involves a
search for the author of a mysterious manuscript. The adventure
provides a witty critique of academia and literary criticism and a
character study of contemporary artistic life.
Clive Barker: The Essential Clive Barker
The Booksmith, 1644 Haight St.
With more than 25 million books in-print, bestselling author Clive
Barker is one of the world's most popular storytellers. For "The
Essential Clive Barker" the author has chosen the best of his
writing (including some previously unpublished work) from the last
two decades. This event is Clive Barker's only Northern California
appearance, and one of just a very few across the United States.
Wendelin Van Draanen: Sammy Keyes and the Runaway Elf
Clean Well-Lighted, 601 Van Ness Avenue
Our children's books specialists love this new mystery starring the
daring, brash, and cool-headed Sammy Keyes. In Sammy Keyes and the
Runaway Elf, author Wendelin Van Draanen has her seventh-grade
sleuth trying to find a lost dog.
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.