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Celebrate Indie Author Day with local author Tina Jones Williams. Her recently published Perfect Pitch is the third and final book in the Julia Street series set right here in South Berkeley. Come hear from Tina about her books, the history of the neighborhood and her experiences as an indie author and self-published writer.
Take a free Bicycle Skills class at the Claremont Branch Library. An instructor from Bike East Bay will share nightime biking tips in a free one-hour workshop that will have you all set for the darker evenings after Daylight Savings Time ends on November 5th. To register visit BikeEastBay.org/education or call 510-845-7433 ext 2. Bike with confidence. Bike for the future. Bike for fun.
Join artist Cara Goldstein for a dynamic cartooning class. Explore how to create cartoon characters, backgrounds, and storylines. Students will learn how to draw characters that have expression, movement, and backgrounds that are colorful. Suggested age range to successfully engage in this class is 6.5 -12.
Teens: write book reviews - get brownies!
That's right - free delicious brownies for book loving teens! Write reviews of your favorite books (or movies or music) for our teen reviews page. Or warn other teens about things that weren't any good. Bring reviews already written or take turns recording a review to be transcribed later. For each review you do you get a free brownie.
Want to know what we mean by a review? Find examples on the teen reviews page.
Ages 8 and up. All skill levels welcome. Learn to knit and/or crochet. Some supplies available. Knit with others and be inspired!
Ages 8 and up, all skill levels welcome. Learn to knit or crochet. Some supplies available. Knit with others and be inspired or catch up on an old project.
5th floor Art & Music
Join for us for a joyful concert in the Art & Music department. The Living Room Choir is an all-ages, all-abilities, non-audition choir. It is the International Ubuntu Choir Network's first Bay Area chapter. "Ubuntu" means "I am because we are." The Ubuntu Choir network is a growing community of choirs who believe that the joy of singing is a universal birthright, and that together, regardless of musical background, we can help improve the world by joining voices in song.
Learn more about the Ubuntu Choir at www.theLivingRoomChoir.com.
Ages 8 and up. All skill levels welcome. Learn to knit or crochet or knit and crochet with others and be inspired! Some supplies available.