January 13, 2014
Contact: Debbie Carton
Art & Music Librarian
Berkeley Public Library
Berkeley, January 11, 2014 – Join fellow crafters at Berkeley Public Library for the Knitting Hour, an intergenerational knitting group for the whole family on Saturday, January 25, 2014, 3:15-4:45 p.m. at the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge (at Shattuck) in the 4th floor Story Room.
Knitting is for everyone, and our group includes fathers, sons and multigenerational families. Learn how to knit and be inspired by your fellow knitters, sharing ideas and progress. Some supplies are available to help you get started, and you can take home inspiration from our fantastic collection of books, magazines and DVDs on knitting. All skill levels are welcome. The group is intended for ages 8 and up. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6236.
This free monthly program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library (www.berkeleylibraryfriends.org). Future Knitting Hour dates are: Saturdays, February 8, March 8 and April 5, all from 3:15-4:45 p.m.
The Central Library is open Monday, noon-8 p.m., Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., and Sunday afternoons from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Wheelchair accessible. For questions, to request a sign language interpreter or other accommodations for this event, please call (510) 981-6195 (voice) or (510) 548-1240 (TTY); at least five working days will help ensure availability. Please refrain from wearing scented products to public programs. Visit the library’s website: www.berkeleypubliclibrary.org.