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Learn to make string figures and perform string magic tricks. String figures are a traditional form of creative found in cultures all over the world. We will learn a variety of basic figures and simple tricks all with a loop of string - which will be provided to participants.
This program is for families with children ages 7.5 and up. Parents are encouraged to participate. You will begin to create a new family hobby that can be done anytime, anywhere with just a loop of string.
June 2014: Romantic Comedy
June 20th "Bull Durham" Rated R
June 27th "A Beautiful Thing" Rated R
July 2014: Films About Film & Filmmakers
July 11th "Hitchcock" Rated PG-13
July 18th "Celluloid Closet" Rated R
July 25th "The Player" Rated R
August 2014: Historical Dramas
August 1st "Howards End" Rated PG
August 8th "12 Years a Slave" Rated R
August 15th "Divided We Fall" Rated PG-13
All are invited to meet Jouris and discuss his work during an Artist Reception on Sunday, June 1st at 2:00 p.m. in the 1st floor Catalog Lobby of the Central Library. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6241.
The exhibition will be on display from April 28th – July 6th in the Catalog Lobby on the first floor of the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge at Shattuck in downtown Berkeley.