Book Discussions/Events

Book discussion, author talks, Friend's book sales, Foundation events that are free and open to public.

Himalayan Workshop with Poet Yuyutsu R.D. Sharma

Advance signups recommended by calling 510-981-6148. Join us in the 4th floor Story Room for an exciting cultural and writing workshop with Himalayan poet Yuyutsu R.D. Sharma. Using mantras, prayers, folk music and striking panoramic slides of Nepal from his book, Nepal Trilogy, itinerant poet, anthologist, and translator, Yuyutsu, will discuss the oral and folk traditions of the Himalayas and read poems from his travels in three regions of the Himalayas --Everest, Annapurnas and Helambu.

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RISING READERS Third Grade Book Club (Registration required) @Claremont

RISING READERS Third Grade Book Club meets on first Fridays at 4:00pm to discuss our book of the month, enjoy snacks and connect with other kids who like to read. Each meeting will last one hour and end promptly at 5:00pm. All third graders that have read the book scheduled to be discussed are welcome to join, but must first register via Eventbrite. Space is limited, so please make your reservation early. For more information, contact Michael at (510) 981-6280.

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LUMBERJANES Author Mariko Tamaki @North

Friendship to the MAX!!
The award-winning writer of This One Summer and Supergirl: Being Super comes to the North Branch to talk about her new project — prose novels based on the mega-popular LUMBERJANES comic book series!
Gather ‘round our campfire, make yourself some s’mores, and learn about the newest adventures of the girls from Roanoke cabin.  
You might even earn a merit badge...
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