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Games, Crafts, makerspace, recreational

Cross Stitch Craft Along @West

Come craft with us! Cross stitch is an easy, relaxing, creative craft. Whether you are already familiar with cross stitch or have never picked up a needle before, you are welcome to come learn and practice with us. Materials and instructions provided. Teens (6th-12th grade students) and adults welcome for this session.

If you don't have time to drop in to this craft-along session, don't worry! Cross Stitch kits will be available for pick up at all Berkeley Public Library locations during the month of February, while supplies last.

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All Your Favorite Music is (Probably) Black @West

Join us at the Berkeley Public Library’s West Branch for All Your Favorite Music is (Probably) Black, a humorous, highly immersive, and historically accurate talk that uncovers the African-American roots of popular music genres that appear to be free of African-Americans. Utilizing a rich audiovisual presentation, Mark Montgomery French reveals the sonic secrets behind African-Americans’ cultural invisibility within the musical categories they helped define. 

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Making Cross Stitch Patterns @Central

This class is for everyone who wants to learn how to make their own cross stitch patterns, either from scratch or by combining elements of existing patterns into something new. We'll cover what makes a good cross stitch design, how to borrow and transform existing patterns, and how to come up with your very own. Attendees are welcome to design their patterns on paper or digitally. The class includes a quick tutorial in using FlossCross.com, a great free program for cross stitch pattern making.

For teens and adults (ages 12+).

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Cross Stitch Craft Along @Claremont

Come craft with us! Cross stitch is an easy, relaxing, creative craft. Whether you are already familiar with cross stitch or have never picked up a needle before, you are welcome to come learn and practice with us. Materials and instructions provided. Teens (6th-12th grade students) and adults welcome for this session.

If you don't have time to drop in to this craft-along session, don't worry! Cross Stitch kits will be available for pick up at all Berkeley Public Library locations during the month of February, while supplies last.

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