Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of APA Heritage Month (1978-2018)
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month events are happening throughout San Francisco in the month of May. This Master Calendar of events is compiled by the APA Heritage Foundation, in partnership with the Mayor’s APA Heritage Celebration Committee and the Official Celebration Partners of the 40th Anniversary:
Exclusion in the Sunset: Chinese Historical Society & Museum Exhibit at the Library
May 5 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pmFree
This exhibit tells the story of the Chinese in the Sunset. Excluded from the Sunset for generations – in the 1960s Chinese Americans began buying homes and opening businesses in the Sunset. Today the neighborhoods of Oceanview – Carville – Parkside – Dolgerville – and Outer Sunset – which constitute Supervisor’s District 4 – are often referred to as the third Chinatown of San Francisco. Sponsored by the Chinese Historical Society of America.