Activities Things to do in San Francisco. Animals Adopting, reporting, and volunteering with animals. Volunteering Give your time and talents to help with projects around the City. Event permitting Your business can get permits to host events. News SF Public Library announces pickup service August 3, 2020 Departments Recreation and Park Department SF Library We provide free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent learning and the joys of reading. Fine Arts Museums We manage the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park and the Legion of Honor Museum in Lincoln Park.