Welcome! If you're looking for a lot of books and a pleasant place to peruse them, seek no further. Alley Cat Books opened on 24th Street in the heart of the Mission in 2011, and has since supplied a book-hungry neighborhood with new, used, and remaindered books--in English and Spanish! To read more about our store, click here!
¡Bienvenidos! Si usted está buscando buenos libros y un lugar agradable para leer. . . . Aquí lo tiene. La librería Alley Cat abrió sobre la Calle 24 en el corazón de la Misión en 2011. Nos encanta este barrio elegante y artística, y trabajamos duro para proporcionar una gran variedad de libros para nuestros vecinos. Haga clic aquí para más información.
Coming Up at Alley Cat:
Alley Cat Drawing Workshop with Molly Hankwitz Wednesday nights starting April 1st, 6-9pm Open to all skill levels & abilities $20 per 3 hour session alleycatbooksgallery.com/drawing-workshops for more information April 6 - Monday, 7pm - Literary Foolery Cabaret featuring award winning author Carolyn Cooke! 9 - Thursday, 6:30pm - Voz Sin Tinta - Our monthly bilingual poetry reading and open mic curated by Marguerite Munoz! 11 - Saturday, 6pm - I Am Going to Fly Through Glass: Selected Poems of Harold Norse reading featuring Kevin Killian, Neeli Cherkovski, and Todd Swindell. 13 - Monday, 7pm - Alley Cat hosts a free board game night on alternate Mondays! Open to the public! 16 - Thursday, 7pm - At The Inkwell celebrates National Poetry Month with readings from 8 poets.
April 17th-30th in the Gallery: Mission Artists United Open Studios with Kate Akimbo, Michael Roman, and Robin Maclean. 17 - Monday, 7pm - Mission Artists United Opening Reception with Kate Akimbo, Michael Roman, and Robin Maclean. 23 - Thursday, 6pm - Release party and reading for favorite local poetry publication Macaroni Necklace's 3rd issue! 24 - Friday, 7pm - Feral Fourth Friday Square Dance! Pull out yer spurs and git to steppin! Live caller! Live beer! Live band! No experience necessary. 25 - Saturday, 7pm - The Arts Resistance present Russian and Ukrainian poetry in English translation. 26 - Sunday, 5pm - Any Book of the Month Club! 27 - Monday, 7pm - Game night! BYOGames! Open to the public.