Arts & Culture

Make a Wish for Tanabata

July 5th-12th, 2017

Daily, July 5–12

SFPL Western Addition (1550 Scott St.)

Tanabata, a Japanese festival held annually on July 7, celebrates the yearly meeting of two star-crossed lovers separated by the Milky Way the remainder of the year. Celebrate by writing down wishes on small strips of paper and hanging them from decorated bamboo branches. Free, 415-355-5727,

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