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.
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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.
Get in touch with your inner wolf at this Halloween extravaganza! Join us for an evening of science and art activities — family fun for all ages.
Join us for a free poetry reading, interview, and Q&A when Sim Warkov visits Claremont. Sim was born in Chicago, raised in Manitoba, and educated in New York and
Connecticut. Warkov has four books of poetry, a new one out this year, Island Dreams (with Margaretta K. Mitchell), and three earlier books, Reaching, Thin Soils, and Grandchildren.
A free chapbook is available at Berkeley Public Library branches. For directions or other information call the Claremont Branch 510 981-6820
Corey Raynor leads a free dance workshop at the Claremont Branch to mark Hispanic Heritage month. Come learn how to Salsa and Bachata. No previous dance experience and no partner are required. Best for adults, teens and children ages 8 and up. Free. To learn more visit our website or call the Claremont Branch at 510-981-6280.