SFCC ANNUAL MEETING AND POT NIGHT: Sunday, September 16

The SFCC Annual Membership Meeting, a.k.a. Pot Night, will be held on Sunday, September 16. Pot Night is free to members and their guests. Doors open for set-up at 4:00, food service begins at 5:00m, (short) business meeting is at 6:00. Martin Chapman, Curator of Decorative Arts, will introduce his new assistant Eve Rosekind. Martin will also speak about recent and prospective ceramics acquisitions at the Legion, and an upcoming Porcelain Gallery display of Sèvres biscuit porcelain given by the French government. And of course, we will continue our favorite traditions: socializing, eating well, and showing favorite pieces and mystery items from our own collections. There will be door prizes, too.

The venue will be San Francisco Towers, 1661 Pine Street, San Francisco (tel. 415-776-0500). We have reserved 20 parking spaces. Car-pooling or public transportation are advisable.

From the Bay Bridge: Take Fremont Street exit, cross Market Street, go left on Pine Street. At Gough turn left again, then left on Bush, then left on Franklin, and then right onto Austin Street. Enter parking garage from Austin Street.

From the Golden Gate Bridge: Take Lombard Street to Gough, go right on Gough. At Bush turn left, then left again on Franklin. Turn right onto Austin Street. Enter parking garage from Austin Street.

From the South Bay: From 101 North, take 9th Street exit. Go up 9th Street, staying in left lanes. Cross Market Street to Larkin Street, turn left onto Hayes. From Hayes turn right onto Franklin, then right again onto Austin Street. Enter parking garage from Austin.