No Dig, Nov 30: “Green Patrol” neighborhood cleanup, Chinatown’s Maritime Stories
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Fri, Dec 2
First Friday Art
December 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Meet: Washington Square Park, Union & Stockton Sts
Organized by District 3 Supervisor Aaron Peskin’s Office in partnership with the SF Dept of Public Works.
DPW will provide bags & trash pickers, and we’ll provide the positive energy to walk through surrounding streets and alleyways to clean up the ‘hood.
Chinatown’s Maritime Stories
December 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet: Playground at Portsmouth Square, Kearny & Washington Sts
Follow rangers and staff on a walk from Chinatown to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. Learn how early 20th century immigrants from Chinatown got jobs working in the salmon canneries, voyaging on the park’s historic cargo ship Balclutha, from SF to Alaska. Take in the bustling streets of Chinatown while learning a bit of Maritime history. NOTE: The walk will continue along city streets and will end at the Hyde Street Pier. This program will be translated into Cantonese by a live translator.