Category: News

Artists’ Talk at the Portola Library

March 17, 2011

Saturday, March 19, 2011 Artists’ Talk at the Portola Library We’ll tell some of the neighborhood stories that led to Crossing the Street. If you haven’t seen the Crossing the Street handmade books about the Portola District, now’s your chance. Come get your free maps! You’ll have a chance to tell your stories, too. Raffle!…

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SF History Expo

February 18, 2011

20 Great SF Neighborhood History Projects! The SF History Expo in the Old Mint showcased 20 San Francisco Neighborhood Projects. We got to meet San Franciscans working on the Bernal, Portrero and Visitacion Valley history projects. Foundsf was there, collecting oral histories and scanning visitors’ personal photographs for their website www.foundsf.org. More than 3,500 visitors…

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SF History Expo

February 8, 2011

Join us at the San Francisco History Expo This Saturday and Sunday, February 12 & 13, 2011 at the Old Mint at 5th and Mission Street. The Hours Are from 11-4 both days and the Expo is FREE! Link to the Expo

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Crossing the Street…

January 27, 2011

Crossing the Street Extended! The Crossing the Street exhibition at the Portola Branch Library has been extended through May 31, 2011. You’re invited to come to the library on Saturday, March 19 at 1:30 pm for an artists’ talk with us on working together with Portola residents and with the Library to make the Crossing…

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Nominated for People’s Choice Award!

June 25, 2009

Nominated for People’s Choice Award! Portola at Play has been nominated for a People’s Choice Design Award at the Cooper Hewitt/Smithsonian Institution! Check it out and add a comment…we’d be honored to get your vote! There are pages of great projects, from grass roots ones like ours to corporate designs like iPhone and Google Wave….

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