This holiday season, an anonymous donor generously offered to match all donations made by December 31, up to $25,000 total.
Our wonderful community came together to help meet the $25,000 matching gift goal!
Your support means the world to us! Thank you for believing in our mission.
Thanks to your generosity, we are excited to offer you an outstanding library collection, classes, activities for writers, exciting author events, the 80th anniversary celebration of th...[read more]
Each year at the winter holidays, Mechanics' Institute throws a holiday bash of spectacular proportions, including food, beverages, music, and more! It's a chance for members to gather together and get to know one another while they nibble and imbibe. If you haven't yet registered, you may do so on our website, or by calling the reference desk between 10am and 3pm at 415-393-0102.
As is customa...[read more]
Have you heard? #GivingTuesday is a new way for the community to come together to kick off the giving season and support those organizations we know and love, like the Mechanics’ Institute.
#GivingTuesday recognizes that there is so much more we can do together. When we pool our resources and acknowledge outwardly the transformation we’ve experienced inwardly as a result of the people and places who are making a difference in our lives, great things c...[read more]