Celebrate Banned Books Week with wizarding fun for the whole family. We will show a movie based on one of the most banned books of the last decade (can you guess what it is?) while you have snacks, make crafts and celebrate intellectual freedom. Suitable for adults, teens & children comfortable with PG rated films. For more information call the branch at (510) 981-6260.
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Make cozy slippers to take home with the mobile craft mavens of GoGoCraft. This program is open to all ages though kids under eleven will need a parent or guardian's help. Space is limited to twelve participants and sign up is required at www.eventbrite.com/. Call the library for more information about this workshop or for tips on how to register at 510-981-6280. This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library www.berkeleylibraryfriends.org.
Still your mind and stretch your body. Instructor Stacey Singleton will join us for yoga at the Claremont Branch on Tuesday, November 1st, Tuesday, November 15th and Tuesday, November 22nd at 2pm.
This brief series of yoga classes is for students age 15 and up. Bring a mat or use one purchased with a generous donation by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library.
Space for this program is limited. Please call the Claremont Branch for more information and to claim your space in this series, 510-981-6280.
Lyn Hejinian reads her poems, followed by an interview and discussion. Lyn Hejinian is a poet, essayist, translator, and professor at UC Berkeley. Among her books are The Book of a Thousand Eyes, The Wide Road (with Carla Harryman) and the Unfollowing which came out this year from local press Omnidawn. A free chapbook is available at Berkeley Public Library branches. Please pick one up. For directions or other information call the Claremont Branch 510-981-6280. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library berkeleylibraryfriends.org/