Yerba Buena Alliance Events

Jan
7
Thu
January 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ American Book Binders Museum
Jan 7 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am

Join us for the first neighborhood meeting of 2016 at the brand new American Book Binder’s Museum. Its the first time many of us will have seen the space.

Agenda:

About the American Book Binder’s Museum 

SF Bay Area Super Bowl by David Perry

About MLK Day 2016

Hear about the public art as part of the Moscone Expansion

Hear from you, the neighborhood.

More info tba.  All are welcome. Please join us to get updated and informed about what is happening in the neighborhood.

 

Feb
4
Thu
February 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Feb 4 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am
February 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | San Francisco | California | United States

Join us for the Alliance neighborhood meeting, generously hosted by the YBCA.

Get an informed look at what is happening in the neighborhood, connect with neighbors and much more.

Agenda:

District 6 update by Supervisor Jane Kim 

This event is open to the public with light refreshments hosted by YBCA.

Jun
2
Thu
June 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Jun 2 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am

Join us for the Yerba Buena Neighborhood Meeting.

Agenda to be confirmed. Save the date!

 

  1. Hear about MoAD exhibitions and programming
  2. About the SF Flower Mart development
  3. Tigers on Market Street, presentation from Nature in the City 
  4. Hear from you the neighborhood
Sep
8
Thu
September 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Sep 8 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am
September 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts  | San Francisco | California | United States

Join us for an informed look at what is going on in the Yerba Buena.

Agenda: 

 

  1.  Market Street Prototyping Festival
  2. Central Subway update for the Yerba Buena station
  3. November 2016 ballot, the hotel and arts tax fund measure
  4. Alt School in Yerba Buena! Just opened!
  5. Hear from you, the neighborhood.

Refreshments generously provided by the YBCA. All are welcome! Come get an informed and engaged look at what is happening in Yerba Buena!

Oct
15
Sat
Yerba Buena Art Walk @ Various locations around Yerba Buena Gardens of downtown San Francisco, California
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Yerba Buena Alliance presents the 2016 Yerba Buena ART WALK

www.yerbabuena.org/artwalk

 

The Yerba Buena Alliance is proud to present the Yerba Buena Art Walk on Saturday October 15, 2016. In conjunction with the 6th annual outdoor music and performance festival Yerba Buena Night sponsored by the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District, the Yerba Buena Art Walk features 14 different museums, galleries and institutions that are partnering to open their doors for FREE for this special night.  Experience the art heart of downtown San Francisco in the Yerba Buena neighborhood as you wander the blocks between Market and Harrison, Second and Fifth Street soaking in art, culture, music, dance and performance and cutting edge exhibitions of all sorts of art. Each venue is doing special programming throughout the night that is has something fun for everyone!

There are 11 locations including:

  1. 111 Minna Gallery
    111 Minna Street, San Francisco
    111minnagallery.com
  2. American BookBinders Museum in collaboration with the Cartoon Art Museum
    355 Clementina Street
    Bookbindersmuseum.org, cartoonart.org
  3. California Historical Society
    678 Mission Street
    californiahistoricalsociety.org
  4. The Contemporary Jewish Museum
    736 Mission
    Thecjm.org
  5. Mirus Gallery
    540 Howard Street
    mirusgallery.com
  6. Museum of the African Diaspora in collaboration with Trolley Dances by Epiphany Productions
    685 Mission Street
    Moadsf.org, epiphanydance.org
  7. Museum of Performance + Design in collaboration with The Mexican Museum
    893B Folsom Street
    Mpdsf.org, mexicanmuseum.org
    Aztec dance performance at 5pm
  8. Rayko Photo Center 
    428 3rd Street
    raykophotocenter.org
  9. SFMOMA
    151 Third Street (open until 5pm)
    sfmoma.org
  10. TechShop
    926 Howard Street
    techshop.ws
  11. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
    701 Mission Street
    ybca.org

Yerba Buena Art Walk Timeline:

2-3 pm
Pre Art Walk reception at the California Historical Society

678 Mission Street
Featuring white wine donated by Flatiron Wines, networking and special programming

3-6 pm

Art Walk , 11 locations with 14 different galleries, institutions and museums

6-7 pm

Art Walk After Party & Prize Drawing at Tech Shop Event Gallery , 910 Howard Street
Featuring DJ Suresh Selva mixing up world beat and global bass, and light refreshments

About the Yerba Buena Art Walk Passport
Pick up your Yerba Buena Passport and get your book stamped at each location as a special momento to remember the night. Your gift as a special take away by participating in Yerba Buena Night. By getting your passport stamped at every location, you can be entered to win the Grand Prize, which is A Year in Yerba Buena, get 12 different museum passes to come back and experience the neighborhood throughout the year for a whole year’s worth of experience of art and culture.

About the Prize Drawing:

By participating in the Art Walk, enter your name at any of the participating locations to be entered to win special prizes that include museums passes, prints, books, memberships and other special surprises.

Winner need not be present to win the prizes but should present to win the grand prize at Tech Shop at the Art Walk After party. Enjoy networking, light refreshments, prizes and great music as we celebrate Yerba Buena and our beautiful and amazing neighborhood of downtown San Francisco.

Register for the Art Walk on Eventbrite:

RSVP to our Facebook Page at

Yerba Buena Art Walk is sponsored by the YBCBD in collaboration with all our neighborhood partners and institutions. The Yerba Buena Alliance is a neighborhood organization for Yerba Buena, and in 2016 we celebrate 25 years of community and partnership building. The Yerba Buena Alliance supports the Yerba Buena Neighborhood by strengthening partnerships, providing critical neighborhood-wide leadership and infrastructure, serving as an information source and forum for the area’s diverse residents, businesses, and visitors, and promoting the area as a destination.

To get more information, volunteer or get involved, call (415) 541-0312 or email artwalk@yerbabuena.org

www.yerbabuena.org

Yerba Buena Alliance is a neighborhood organization celebrating 25 years in 2016, that works to create a sense of community in the Yerba Buena neighborhood and promote the area as a destination. Find out more about the Alliance at www.yerbabuena.org.

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Nov
3
Thu
November 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ California Historical Society
Nov 3 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am

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Join us for the November neighborhood meeting generously hosted by the California Historical Society!

Come and learn about what is happening in the neighborhood and get to know your neighbors.

Refreshments will be provided.

This meeting is open to the public.

Agenda:

  • Hello from California Historical Society, exhibits and programs
    Introductions/hear from Yerba Buena neighborhood

  • The Bird – new location in the neighborhood,  115 New Montgomery
  • Yerba Buena Conservancy update
  • Alt School update

  • Urban Design Guidelines  by the San Francisco Planning Department
Nov
30
Wed
Yerba Buena Conservancy Community Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Screening Room
Nov 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Yerba Buena Conservancy Community Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Screening Room  | San Francisco | California | United States

Join us for an informed look at what is the Yerba Buena Conservancy, a new non profit organization that has been formed.

The Yerba Buena Conservancy will play a role in the future of the Yerba Buena Gardens as it is transferred from the Office of Community Investment and Infrastructure or OCII to the City’s Department of Real Estate.

Come and listen and learn. Agenda is the-yerba-buena-gardens-conservancy-community-meeting-agenda-november-30-2016

This community meeting is open to the public. All are welcome.

Jan
5
Thu
January 2017 Neighborhood Meeting @ Samovar Tea Yerba Buena
Jan 5 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am

Join us for the Yerba Buena neighborhood meeting to get engaged and informed about what is happening in the neighborhood.

Agenda

  1. About Samovar Tea
  2. 2017 Preview, whats to come, see the presentation on Google Drive here.
  3. About Martin Luther King Jr Day 2017 and the many activities for this year’s theme Justice in the Beloved Community
  4. Yerba Buena Conservancy update, contact virginia@yerbabuena.org to get the handouts
  5. Don’t forget to take some time to fill out the SURVEY for the Folsom Howard StreetScape Project
  6. Hear from you, the neighborhood

All are welcome, refreshments provided.  Neighborhood meetings are free and open to the public. Join us!

 

 

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Feb
2
Thu
February 2017 Neighborhood Meeting @ Thirsty Bear
Feb 2 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am

Join us for the Yerba Buena neighborhood meeting to get engaged and informed about what is happening in the neighborhood.

Agenda:

  1. Support the Yerba Buena Alliance in 2017, join as a member 
  2. Public Art coming to Yerba Buena Lane “The PeepShow”
  3. Announcement for the 18th Anniversary of the How Weird Street Faire for Sunday, May 7
  4. Announcement about the 2017 Bay to Breakers Event May 21, 2017
  5. Hear from the Yerba Buena neighborhood

All are welcome, refreshments provided.

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