Performance Workshops Series For Veterans

September 11-December 18 Wednesday Workshops 6:30-9pm Room 212 Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco Free info@echotheatersuitcase.com echotheatersuitcase.com Facebook: @echotheatersuitcase Just drop by on any Wednesday…  EchoTheaterSuitcase free workshop series brings together Veterans and non-Veteran Allies in workshops that promote comfort in self-expression and public speaking.  Drop in or attend the whole series. ETS workshops focus on relationship building, creative […]

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The Great War: Sundays 7/21, 28 & 8/4

Great War: American Experience Visit the program’s official website Discover how WWI transformed America through stories of African-American and Latino soldiers, feminist activists, Native-American “code talkers” and others whose participation in the war to “make the world safe for democracy” has been largely forgotten. Re-broadcast of this series begins on Sunday, July 21, 2019, KQED Plus, 8pm, 2-hours, 3-parts. Also […]

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The Great War | WW1 Exhibit: March 6-December 26, Veterans Gallery, Veterans Building

WW1 Veterans Gallery Exhibit extended through December 26 Open 1-6pm Mondays—Fridays Veterans Gallery, Room 102 1st Floor, Veterans Building   Great War/World War 1: The American Experience historical display focuses on the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) and honors men and women from Northern California who served at home and in France. Through artifacts, photographs, period posters, poetry, and explanatory text, we […]

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WW1 History With Dana Lombardy In The Veterans Building

A free guided tour and history of the World War One Centennial exhibit in the lobby of the San Francisco Veterans Building, led by Dana Lombardy. Saturday, August 11, 2018 10:30am, Free, Veterans Building, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA. Sponsored by the Bay Area Chapter of the World War One Historical Association. The exhibit is a unique and […]

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World War One History In The Veterans Building

The Great War Revealed In San Francisco: 100 Years of Disruption From May’s Memorial Day weekend May 26-28 through the end of 2018, a unique and remarkable display consisting of eight 8-foot square banners can be viewed in the lobby outside of the Herbst Theatre and American Legion Veterans Hall in the War Memorial Veterans Building at 401 Van Ness […]

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SF Vietnam Memorial Rededication Veterans Day 11/11/2016

San Franciosco Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Honoring SF’s Fallen From Vietnam War By Kevin Fagan November 11, 2016 Updated: November 11, 2016 6:00am Edward Rauch didn’t have to fight in the Vietnam War. He was rated “4F” — able to avoid service because of bad eyesight. But he kept trying to enlist, until the Marines finally took him. Denis O’Connor also could have avoided combat in […]

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Relatives Of SF’s Vietnam War Dead Sought For Memorial Ceremony

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Ceremony

Veterans Groups Are Looking For Relatives Of San Francisco Servicemen Killed In The Vietnam War To Take Part In A Ceremony Unveiling A New Memorial To The fallen. San Francisco Chronicle By Kevin Fagan Updated 4:14 pm, Monday, October 31, 2016 Veterans groups are getting ready to unveil a new memorial on Veterans Day to San Franciscan servicemen who lost their […]

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11/11/16 Veterans Day At The SF Veterans Building

Veterans Day Friday, November 11, 2016 SF Vietnam Memorial Rededication, Reception, & Exhibits: Open & Free San Francisco Vietnam Memorial Rededication 4pm, Veterans Building 1st floor lobby Reception & Historical Photo Exhibit 5-6:30pm, Room 210. RSVP Ceremony/Reception  sfvietnamveteranmemorial@gmail.com WWII In The Philippines Exhibit 1-4pm, Room 102 Not Alone: Exploring Bonds Between & With Members of the Armed Forces 3-6pm, SFAC Gallery, Room 126   San Francisco Vietnam […]

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