Events

Saturday, September 20th, 10:30am to 11:00am

Join our children's librarians for stories, songs and other activities! A great way to rediscover favorite titles and meet some of the best new books for early listeners, ages 3-7.


Saturday, September 20th, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Housing Counselors from the Berkeley Rent Board offer free, one-on-one counseling sessions on the third Saturday of each month in the Central Library's Berkeley History Room.


Photo by Manny Acosta
Saturday, September 20th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
The Bay Area offers some of the most captivating nature destinations (and bike rides) anywhere, attracting camping and cycling enthusiasts from all over the world.

Saturday, September 20th, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Mascaritas Puppet Theater, will perform two small  plays, "The hungry wolf" based on Little red riding hood and "The selfish giant."  This performance is intended for kids of all ages and is the... more


Saturday, September 20th, 3:15pm to 4:45pm

4th floor Story Room

Learn to knit, knit with others, be inspired!

Limited supplies available.

All skill levels welcome.  Ages 8 and up.


cover of picture book Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious; written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, illustrations by Hayelin Choi
Saturday, September 20th, 4:00pm

Meet Children's Book Author Jacqueline Briggs Martin as she reads from and discusses her newest picture book: Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious. Martin is the author of the Caldecott... more


Sunday, September 21st, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Please join us for a special event in the King Middle School Theater (1781 Rose St., Berkeley, CA 94703) as Civil Rights Movement champion Congressman John Lewis (D GA-5... more


Monday, September 22nd, 10:15am to 10:35am

Ages 6 months to 3 years. We read stories, sing songs, and do finger plays and tickles. Play time follows. For more information call 510-981-6250.


Monday, September 22nd, 10:15am

For children from 6 weeks - 2, we read stories, sing songs, and do fingerplays and lap jogs.  Play time follows. No groups, please.


Monday, September 22nd, 11:30am to 12:30pm

Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and toddlers.  Playtime follows!


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