bigfoot lives.

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Tonight the folks at Office will launch a Bigfoot-inspired art show featuring works by talented local artists such as Dave Eggers, Lisa Congdon, Jessica Hische and many others. Proceeds from the art sales will benefit the 826 Valencia, home of the Pirate Supply Store and 826 Boston, home of the Bigfoot Research Center — both are wonderful tutoring centers for kids founded... 
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An evening in San francisco’s Mission district.

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i’m off and running, playing tourist in san francisco! you can follow my first evening out on the town on the sf convention & visitors bureau website. we started with a relaxing afternoon at the hotel adagio, followed by a fun night out at the mission’s block party. we dropped in on the very festive the curiosity shoppe, then a visit to the 826 valencia pirate... 
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join the 826 pirate society.

826 valencia is one of my favorite organizations, founded by author dave eggers, 826 is dedicated to teaching children (aka, pirates!) the art of writing skills and getting excited about the literary arts. and, i also love the 826 pirate supply store — think eye patches and spy glasses! this winter, four pirate brands have chosen 826 Valencia to be the exclusive distributor... 
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