Book Talk: Alice: Memoirs of a Barbary Coast Prostitute

Ivy Anderson and Devon Angus discuss their new book, Alice: Memoirs of a Barbary Coast Prostitute, winner of the 2015 California Historical Society Book Award. Alice brings to light for the first time in over 100 years, and for the first time in book form, the memoirs of a San Francisco sex worker who published under the…

Guess who booked February’s programs

Just your local sex librarian, educating the public on love, health, respect and sexual pleasure! It’s a dirty job… The lineup features the one and only, infamous and brilliant Carol Queen Phd., Tara Fields Phd., Robin Rinaldi, and a good ol’ fashioned Love in the Library Month Book Swap Social.

Cult Classic Valentine and Barry Gifford

On Valentine’s Day at 2PM, the South San Francisco Public library is showing a screening of Wild at Heart.                A great V-Day date movie.  As part of Love in the Library month, and in anticipation of Barry Gifford’s Author Talk, taking place Tuesday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m.,we are…

The Sexy Librarian’s Big Book of Erotica: Rose Caraway

I am extremely pleased to work at a library willing to try a little different programming! The South San Francisco Public Library is celebrating “Love in the Library” month! We have an array of traditional Valentine themed programs such as, Blind Date with a Book, and a Valentine Card Craft. However, we also have a few non-traditional programs…

The History of Kaiser Permanente in South San Francisco

December 20, 2014 By Editor South San Francisco, CA December 20, 2014  Submitted by Anissa Malady SSF Library   The South San Francisco Library is hosting a series on Health and Wellness and this FREE event will be the first in this series. Mark your calendar for Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM at…