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’ Creative Art Exhibit At The Veterans Building

Veterans Creative Arts Festival

SF Veterans Creative Arts Exhibit February 20-28 Open Daily, 1-6pm Veterans Gallery A display of all entries submitted for the National Veterans Creative Arts Competition. This  exhibit features works by Veterans receiving healthcare at the San Francisco VA Medical Center & Community-based Outpatient Clinics: Santa Rosa, Eureka, Ukiah, Clearlake, San Bruno, & San Francisco. Categories include a variety of visual […]

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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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WW1 Centennial News: Airplanes To End The War

August 24, 2018 – Episode #86 Observation balloons had parachutes attached to the outside of the baskets Highlights Airplanes to end the war? Some say. | @ 02:05 Continued war just out of habit? – Mike Shuster | @ 13:10 Part 3: The 28th Division in Fismette – Dr. Edward Lengel | @ 17:00 The American Legion and ACE – […]

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Humanizing The World Refugee Crisis At The Veterans Building

World Refugee Day Wednesday, June 20, 2018 6-8pm Room 210 Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave., SF Free Admission The United Nations Commemorates the strenght, corurage & perseverance of millions of refugees UNITED NATIONS Part of the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights series, this program will address UDHR Articles 6: right to recognition as a person […]

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Medea Benjamin At The Veterans Building

Medea Benjamin at the Veterans Buidling

MEDEA BENJAMIN BOOK TOUR Inside Iran, The Real History of the Islamic Republic of Iran Tuesday, June 12, 2018 6pm Reception 7pm Talk Room 210 Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Avenue San Francisco, California Come hear political activist/author Medea Benjamin discuss her new book Inside Iran: The Real History & Politics of the Islamic Republic. “As I travel around the […]

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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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