The expanded and updated edition of local bestseller, Berkeley Walks: revealing rambles through America’s most intriguing city by Janet Byron and Robert Johnson, features 21 self-guided, information-packed treks through one of America's most fascinating cities with its diverse architecture, panoramic views, tree-lined neighborhoods, historic homes, unusual gardens, secret pathways, hidden parks, intriguing history and colorful street life.
Visitors will discover a vibrant community beyond the University of California campus borders, while North Berkeley locals will be surprised and delighted by the treasures in their own backyards.
Join us for an short presentation of Berkeley trivia with the lively authors of Berkeley Walks! Then we depart on a one-hour walking tour. Follow Bob and Janet as they regale the audience with tales from North Berkeley’s past and present.
Please prepare for one hour of outdoor walking, bring items such as water, hat and comfortable shoes.
~Sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library~