• San Francisco Chapter

    Meeting Place

    The Sequoias
    1400 Geary Blvd., California Room, Level A, San Francisco, CA 94109
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    When Do We Meet?

    We meet on the second Saturday of each month to socialize over coffee at 10:00 a.m, with the program being given from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

    Our meetings are real-time captioned.

    There are no meetings in June, July, August, December, and January.


    We are located in Japantown between Laguna and Gough Streets. The main entrance to the building is on Geary Street. Another entrance is at 1501 Post Street.


    There is limited parking at both entrances. There is public parking on Post Street between Webster and Laguna.

    Assistive Listening Devices

    The meeting room has a newly installed audio induction loop system, which can be used with a hearing aid's or cochlear implant's T-coil setting.


    Please come and socialize with us over coffee at 10:00 a.m. Our meetings are free and everyone is welcome. Free literature.


     San Francisco Chapter Newsletter

    2018 Meeting Dates 

    Saturday, May 12, 2018
    Speaker: Pragati Rao, PhD, Starkey Hearing Research Center
    Topic: Tired ears and tired brains: listening-related effort and fatique

    No meetings in June, July, and August. Enjoy the summer break!

    Saturday, September 8, 2018
    Speaker: Alice Hwe, PharmD, Area Pharmacy Director East Bay Area, Kaiser Permanente Northern California
    Topic: update on ototoxic medications

    Saturday, October 13, 2018
    Speaker: TBA
    Topic: TBA

    Saturday, November 10, 2018
    Speaker: TBA
    Topic: TBA

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    President: Kenny Andrews, kennyandrews6@gmail.com

    Vice President: Position currently open

    Secretary: Jeannine Scott, jneen@napanet.net

    Treasurer: Josephine Schallehn, jschallehn@hotmail.com

    Newsletter: Position currently open

    Captioner: Audrey Maloney, audreymaloney100@gmail.com

    Hospitality: Position currently open


    Kenny Andrews  kennyandrews6@gmail.com   T: 707-291-0709

    Josephine Schallehn   jschallehn@hotmail.com  T: 415-567-5377

    Jeannine Scott   jneen@napanet.net