Book Discussions/Events

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

Come Write In @Claremont

Come Write In is a time and place to connect with other writers. Bring your laptop or tablet, favorite pencil, notebook and your library card (if you want to reserve a laptop from us to use for an hour or two) and write away. We have great resources online or in the library to help with your writing, from grammar guides to thesauruses: as well as books on how to plot your novel find an agent and get your book published. Ask a librarian! Come between 10:00 am-5:30 pm any of the times below: Food and drink are allowed in the Library Meeting Rooms.

Cafe Literario

Café Literario


A free text and discussion series in Spanish with Álvaro Sanabria as facilitator

Thursdays 7pm a 8:30pm

Berkeley Public Library



9 de octubre: El amor en los tiempos del cólera by Gabriel García Márquez