Special

Cookie Decorating @THPS

Children and teens are invited to decorate cookies! All materials will be provided, you bring your creativity and your appetite. Participants will take home all the cookies they decorate - on a plate or in your stomach, it's up to you! 

This program brought to you by the Tarea Hall Pittman South Branch teen leadership group and sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library.

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"Forever, Chinatown" @Central CMR

3rd floor Community Meeting Room

"Forever, Chinatown" is the story of unknown, self-taught 81-year-old artist Frank Wong who has spent the past four decades recreating his fading memories by building romantic, extraordinarily detailed miniature models of the San Francisco Chinatown rooms of his youth. You can see some of these dioramas at the Chinese Historical Society Museum in San Francisco Chinatown- use your Berkeley Public Library Discover and Go pass to gain free admission!

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Love Our Constitution @Claremont

Love our Constitution? Show it you care!  Join us on Valentine’s day for a presentation by the Honorable John True, Ret. about the role of the Constitution and the Courts in American law and policy.
We’ll have soft lighting, chocolates and free Constitutions for the first 20 people to join us.  To learn more call 510-981-6280 or visit our website at berkeleypubliclibrary.org.

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DIY Fingerless Gloves@Claremont

Get crafty this winter with Amelia Strader of GoGo Crafts! Make a cozy pair of fingerless gloves to keep in this free, hands-on workshop. All supplies provided. All ages welcome! Younger children will need a grown-up’s help with the sewing. Space is limited. To reserve your space please visit www.Eventbrite.com and search for “Claremont branch library”. Please call 510-981-6280 for more information.

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Make LED Ornaments@ Claremont

Get crafty this winter with Amelia Strader of GoGo Crafts! Make your own light up ornaments in this free, hands-on workshop. All supplies provided. All ages welcome! Younger children will need a grown-up’s help with the piecing and sewing. Space is limited. To reserve your space please visit www.Eventbrite.com and search for “Claremont branch library”. Please call 510-981-6280 for more information.

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Homeless Action Center (HAC)

Community Outreach in the Library (COIL) is a Berkeley Public Library program that hosts various community organizations which provide information, referrals and resources to people experiencing homelessness. Some of these organizations may also provide services to people who are housed. The services are provided at the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge St., on the 2nd floor.

The schedule of services is as follows, but please call 510-981-6148 on the event date for confirmation:

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Sharpening Clinic: Gardening Tools

Learn how to sharpen your gardening tools at this interactive clinic led by a Tool Lending Library specialist. At this event, you are welcome to bring your personal gardening tools to sharpen. Sharpening will be taught with files and power tools provided from the Tool Lending Library collection. Participants will be taught basic sharpening safety techniques and proper adjustments to ensure best operation and longevity of your tools.

Examples of tools that may be sharpened at this event are: shears (head, pruning, etc.), blades, shovels, and/ or hatchets. 

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