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07.30.2013

Celebrate a decade of fantastic student writing on 8/26 Day!

Mark your calendars! August 26th is 826’s Youth Literacy Day! 826 Valencia will be celebrating a decade of amazing student writing with the release…

826 News
07.26.2013

826 Day Coloring Contest!

Print your Firelilly & Leonotronico Outsmart the Queen Shark coloring sheet! Tear down summer boredom! Color in this action shot of the…

826 News
07.16.2013

Summer with Exploring Words

Summer is sweet, but school is sweeter. Every summer at 826 Valencia, we run Exploring Words Summer Camp, a reading, writing, and science intensive…

826 News
07.16.2013

Summer writing, having a blast

Students in a stop motion animation workshop. Photo by Anita Su Our summer season of student workshops got off to a great start last…

826 News
07.15.2013

Meet the July Volunteer of the Month: Bear Toffoli

Bear is an avid cookbook reader, a word warrior (i.e. poet), a music junkie, a fromage fanatic, and an all-night dancer.  He began volunteering…

826 News
07.09.2013

New City Arts & Lecture series announced!

On Wednesday, July 10, tickets for the City Arts & Lecture annual series “On Arts” go on sale! Beginning in September, City Arts and…

826 News
07.09.2013

826 Valencia’s student-journalists weigh in on free speech, three strikes law

a student reading at the Valencia Bay-Farer release party This week, we released two articles by Bay-Farer reporters Stella Pfahler and Brian Moore on…

826 News
07.03.2013

Dave Eggers Honored as “Best Local Author”

CBS San Francisco recently honored 826 Valencia co-founder Dave Eggers as one of the city’s “Best Local Authors.” Eggers in particular is honored for “serv[ing]…

826 News
07.03.2013

HuffPost Interview with Vendela Vida

The Huffington Post recently published an interview with local writer and 826 Valencia board member Vendela Vida. The interview concerns the release of Always…