Join us in a reception for the forthcoming anthology, Red Skirt, Blue Jeans: True Stories from the Berkeley Public Library Memoir Writers. Students from the Berkeley Public Library, Spring, 2016, Memoir Writing Workshop will read from their original stories. Central Branch of the Berkeley Public Library. 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room.
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Berkeley Stories is a monthly series featuring the extraordinary ordinary people all around us. The people that make Berkeley the unique place it is, and whose hands have touched our lives in unseen ways.
This month, meet Alan Bern: Born in Berkeley. Still lives here.
But time away from Berkeley changed everything: Hawaii when it became a state; Naples, Italy, when he was a teenager; the Cincinnati jail.
The Tarea Hall Pittman South Branch teen leadership group hosts a tour of the Berkeley Art Museum. Join curator of school & family programs, Karen Bennet, for a tour focusing on the exhibit Berkeley Eye: Perspectives on the Collection. Discover more about the exhibit here: http://bampfa.org/program/berkeley-eye then contact us to register.