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Grow a community garden in SF … with online votes!

VOTE ONLINE – daily until April 21st 2014 — for New Liberation Community Garden to win a $20K grant! Go to www.seedsofchangegrant.com/TheGallery.aspx Type in “New Lib” or “94115″. Click on New Liberation Community Garden … and vote for us! Feel really good. Sharing is caring … share with your social network. VOTE AGAIN DAILY until April 21st … [...]

ALL SOULS’ NIGHT: SAT NOV 2ND 6PM-10PM

    A soulful night of art + music + food honoring 1960s Western Addition activism 6PM: MEET AT MARCUS BOOKS (1712 FILLMORE STREET)  Youth friendly 8-block musical procession from Marcus Books to New Lib Garden led by Archbishop King of Saint John Coltraine Church 7PM-10PM: ART + MUSIC + HEALTHY-ISH SOUL FOOD AT NEW LIB COMMUNITY GARDEN (1100 DIVIS @ EDDY) Suggested donation $5 & UP … [...]

Let’s Grow Divis: Garden Updates

Today I made a presentation at the Divisadero Merchants’ Association about the garden and our plans to apply for the city’s Community Challenge Grant later this year (October 2013). The Divisadero Corridor has a terrific array of community-minded and creative local merchants and organizations and we are excited to continue building relationships and opportuniteis for [...]

A personal history of vaudeville at the Harding Theater

The Harding Theater was built in 1926 to bring film and performing arts to the Divisadero neighbborhood.  Live singing, dancing, and music were part of the original Harding Theater experience, and we hope that the stage will once again be a place for creativity and performance in the not-so-distant future.  NDDivis received an e-mail yesterday [...]

Hope for the Harding Theater

Multiple attempts have been made over the last 10 years to replace the Harding Theater and its stage with market-rate condominiums, but the Harding’s status as a historic community resource under state law has successfully protected it from demolition.  Just last week, after another demolition proposal from Summer/Fall 2012 was met with roadblocks at the Planning [...]