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The Fillmore

The Fillmore was a dance hall operating under various names and managements - The Get Acquainted Society, Ambassador Dance Hall - through the 1930s, and a roller rink through the 1940s. In 1952, local entrepreneur Charles Sullivan began to book some... more
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The Fillmore Heritage Center, in the heart of the Historic Fillmore Jazz Preservation District, is an amazing venue, with spaces available for rent on an hourly and daily basis. more
Fillmore Street is one of San Francisco's great treasures. The blocks between Geary and Jackson are the main strolling and shopping district of one of the city's finest neighborhoods. Upper Fillmore is home to some of the most interesting shops and... more
Six twenty five yard lanes with racing blocks, two water slides, smaller pool for younger children, locker rooms with hot showers and lockers (no locks provided).  For more information call (415) 292-2008. ------- Get active! Whether yo... more
The Iyengar Yoga Institute of San Francisco is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting the life work of Yogacharya B.K.S. Iyengar.  The Institute has one of the most respected Advanced Studies/Teacher Training (AS/TT) progra... more
The JCCCNC is proud to serve the community with programs, events and providing a safe, clean facility. Owned and operated by the community, we work to preserve and promote Japanese  and Japanese American culture, heritage and community.  W... more
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The neighborhood that is now Japantown (Nihonmachi) is approximately one mile west of Union Square and is part of San Francisco's Western Addition, a subdivision that came into being with the writing of the Van Ness Ordinance in 1855. The land then w... more
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The Japantown Peace Plaza is an outdoor court which connects the Miyako and Kintetsu Malls. Created in the mid-1960s as a complement to the Japan Center Mall during redevelopment, the initial plaza design featured a 17th century "eternal flame" that... more
The National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS), founded in 1980 in San Francisco, is a non-profit membership supported organization dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and dissemination of materials relating to the history and cultur... more
Besides being a sports / health club for the community, the Buchanan YMCA offers free or low cost afterschool programs. more