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2nd floor Reference Desk and Historic Lobby
Meet at the 2nd floor Reference Desk for a tour of our 36th Annual Quilt Show. We've got antiques from the 1880s, and just-completed contemporary abstract works. There's tremendous variety, history and art in our diverse show, which includes all sizes, from large bed quilts to postcards. Come hear the stories behind the quilts, and meet some of the quilters and exhibitors.
GoGo Crafts is back for a workshop showcasing fun techniques for painting on wood. Create and keep a drink coaster that is perfect for your next summer party or BBQ. All tips, tricks, and materials provided. All are welcome. Free. Call 510-981-6280 for more information. Made possible with a grant from the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library http://www.berkeleylibraryfriends.org/
Homestretch is a 2014 documentary that follows the lives of three teens experiencing homelessness. Watch the movie and join us for a community discussion following the film. Light refreshments will be served. Appropriate for ages 12 & up.
This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library.