The Great War | WW1: The American Experience

Extended Through December 2019 1pm-6pm, Monday-Friday Veterans Gallery, Room 102 Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco Now known as Veterans Day, November 11 marked the 100th Anniversary of the 1918 Armistice ending World War I. The American Legion and the San Francisco World War One Armistice Commemoration Committee invite you to see our exhibition Great War/World War I: […]

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Echo Theater Suitcase

The Echo Theater Suitcase will continue its program in 2020. This series of workshops is for Veterans and Non-Veteran allies and will run on Wednesdays from 6:30 – 8:30pm, and Fridays from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in Room 212 at the Veterans Building until April 24th. There will be a Performance & Dialogue on Friday May 22nd at 7:30pm. The Echo […]

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Exhibition: Violins of Hope

A Journey of Heroism, Healing and Humanity A free exhibition featuring the Violins of Hope will be open to Veterans and the public at the Veterans Gallery (Room 102) at the Veterans Building in San Francisco. These remarkable instruments will be on view January 17 – March 13, 2020 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm Monday – Friday. The violins share the stories of […]

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David Shulkin at Commonwealth Club

Former US Secretary of Veterans Affairs, David Shulkin, will be speaking at the Commonwealth Club on Wednesday January 15th at noon with check-in starting at 11:00am. After the talk David will be available to sign his book “It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Serve Your Country. The program will be held at 110 The Embarcadero in San Francisco. Go to […]

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BBQ & Horsemanship Event

Free Event – BBQ & Horsemanship Event No horse experience necessary Bring friends or family Enjoy the BBQ and horses Learn equine basics Saturday January 11th: 12:30 – 3:00pm Presidio Riding Club 901 Bunker Road, Sausalito(76x Headlands Express Muni stops at the entrance) Call or email to confirm attendance:Presidio Riding Club@gmail.comCall: 415-887-1961

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“Youth” The Chinese Cultural Revolution

December 13 Friday, 6 pm Room 206 Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave San Francisco Youth (Chinese: 芳华; pinyin: Fānghuá) a 2017 Chinese coming-of-age drama film. It follows a Chinese Army dance troupe and its members through the Cultural Revolution, the Sino-Vietnam War, and concludes when the Veterans come home in the 1990’s. The country has gone capitalist, and others […]

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Wreaths Across America

December 14 Saturday 11am SF National Cemetery Presidio – 1 Lincoln Blvd. Each December, on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor, and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath laying ceremonies coast-to-coast from Arlington National Cemetery to the Presidio National Cemetery (CAPNSF). Keynote Speaker: Earl “Chuck” Kohler, US Navy (Ret.) – Pearl Harbor Survivor Join us […]

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Veterans Day Parade

Sunday, November 10 11am-1pm Fisherman’s Wharf FREE 99th Annual Veterans’ Day Parade — Honor the service and sacrifice of our Armed Forces. The parade starts on the Embarcadero at North Point Street, traveling north-west on The Embarcadero to Jefferson Street, then west on Jefferson Street past the review stand on Jefferson Street near Leavenworth Street. Parade units will disband at the […]

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Veterans Job Fair

  November 8 Friday 1-4pm UCSF S24 Auditorium Laurel St Campus 3333 California St. San Francisco Register UCSFVeteransEvent.eventbrite.com Come to speak directly with 30 university Department Hiring manages at UCSF. All veterans and their significant others are invited. Refreshments will be served.  

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Bicycle Safety Classes — Veterans Building

Bicycle Safety Classes Oct 9, 16, 22  Nov 13 4-6pm Room 221 Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco Bikes4Vets.sf@gmail.com 650 576-7875 The San Francisco Veterans Lions Club and the SF Police  Department sponsored Bike Safety Classes. These classes are required for Veterans to qualify for the 8th Annual Bikes-4-Vets November 16’s Bikes4Vets giveaway. To attend classes— contact Lion […]

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