Ages 10-18. Join the Berkeley Public Library and Our Family Coalition for a showing and discussion of the movie A Place in the Middle. A Place in the Middle is a documentary about a young Hawaiian student who dreams of leading the boys-only hula troupe, and is supported by her teacher, who understands first-hand what it is like to be "in the middle" of kāne (male) and wahine (female), and by the Hawaiian tradition of embracing those who embody both male and female spirit.
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A selection of short films designed to challenge our understanding of fatness, presented by author and activist Virgie Tovar. Featured films include:
We are giving away FREE comics for all ages from 1-4 while supplies last! Come enjoy a viewer’s choice anime marathon. In addition, kids and teens can participate in various drawing activities, including a collaborative dry erase mural on the Teen Room wall.
We are giving away FREE comics for all ages from 1-4 while supplies last! And while you're browsing comics watch a bit of Garfield: The Movie or Garfield: A Tale of Two Kitties. Or make some buttons out of recycled comics. All ages are welcome for the free comic book giveaway and comic-themed fun for the whole family!