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09.17.2013

Chronicle Curates gives to 826!

This Thursday, September 19, Turntable Kitchen and Chronicle Books are giving you an opportunity to purchase some delightful cookbooks at 25% off and support…

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02.18.2011

Our Spelling Bee for Cheaters raises over $100,000!

On Thursday, February 17, spellers, donors, and cheaters alike mingled in the beautiful halls of the Herbst Theater. In the past month, teams from all…

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12.08.2010

826 Valencia kids write letters to Michelle Obama

Please join us as we celebrate the release of I Live Real Close to Where You Used to Live: Kids’ Letters to Michelle Obama, this…

826 News
11.18.2010

The Great San Francisco Personal Statement Weekend 2010

On November 13 and 14, more than 180 high-school seniors from throughout the Bay Area attended The Great San Francisco Personal Statement Weekend at Mission…

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10.07.2010

Judd Apatow at Mission High School: talking comedy with students

On Thursday, October 7, producer, director, screenwriter, and Hollywood hit-maker Judd Apatow was in town for the City Arts & Lectures event series, which supports…

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08.27.2010

8/26 Day Write-a-thon raises over $7,900

The scribbling started promptly at noon and continued until 8:26 PM. The writing lab at 826 Valencia quickly filled with diligent writers, cranking out pages…

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08.10.2010

8/26 Day Write-a-thon!

On Thursday, August 26, we’re going to write until our pencils break, our pens run out of ink, our fingers fall off, and our computers…