Just for fun

Games, Crafts, makerspace, recreational

Free Comic Book Day: Jedi Knight Magic @ Central CCR

We'll be giving away comics from 1:00pm-4:00pm while supplies last, but at 3:00pm we'll have a special visit from a Jedi Knight. He'll do magic for the first half hour and from 3:30-4:00pm, he'll be available for photos with kids. Come for our Free Comic Book giveaway and may the force be with you! 

Fourth Floor, Central Children's Room

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Piano Chat for Seniors @Claremont

Join us for a special hands-on program for seniors! On four consecutive Wednesdays in May at 1:00pm., pianist and teacher Brenda Becker will offer a one-hour piano instruction event built around mastering chords and having fun together. No previous piano experience is necessary. Please call to sign up as space for the series is limited to six per Wednesday. 510-981-6280.
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Make A Quilted Bookmark@Central

4th floor Story Room

In anticipation of the 34th Annual Quilt Show (May 1 - June 7),  join the Textile Mavens and learn basic quilting techniques. Catherine Durand and Fern Royce will guide participants in creating a beautiful quilted bookmark.  All participants are invited to submit their work for display in the upcoming Quilt Show.  Supplies provided.  Space is limited: call 510-981-6236 to sign up for one of four half hour slots.  The last session begins at 6:30 p.m.  For ages 6 and up. 

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Teen Synth Jam @ Claremont


Celebrate the spirit of jazz with an improvizational synth jam at Claremont! We'll be using a variety of electronic instruments, from iPads to banana pianos built with MaKey MaKey invention kits and hand constructed KORG synthesizers created using Littlebits circuitry kits! Our creations will be uploaded to Soundcloud for sharing with friends and family. Participants are encouraged to bring instruments from home as well.

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