Adah Bakalinsky, Queen of the San Francisco Stairways

Adah Bakalinsky, author of Stairway Walks in San Francisco, appears at the Burlingame Public Library in June.

The last lecture in the Local and Global Travel  series at Burlingame Library will feature Adah Bakalinsky.

Adah Bakalinsky is the queen of San Francisco's majestic and quirky stairways. Walker nonpareil and veteran guide, she explores the hidden corridors and cul-de-sacs of San Francisco, charting neighborhood changes by gathering stories from residents, gardeners, and shopkeepers. Her book, Stairway Walks in San Francisco, is in its 7th edition.

On Wednesday, May 27th at 7 p.m. at the Burlingame Public Library's Lane Room, Adah will show us how to travel through San Francisco using the City's many stairways.

This program is free and open to the public and is funded by the Burlingame Library Foundation.

For more information, please call the Reference Desk at 650-558-7400, ext. 2

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