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Learn to make string figures and perform string magic tricks. String figures are a traditional form of creative found in cultures all over the world. We will learn a variety of basic figures and simple tricks all with a loop of string - which will be provided to participants.
This program is for families with children ages 7.5 and up. Parents are encouraged to participate. You will begin to create a new family hobby that can be done anytime, anywhere with just a loop of string.
December: Magical Realism in Film
Friday, December 5 The Fisher King (1991 / 137 min. / R)
(Dir. Terry Gilliam, with Robin Williams)
Friday, December 12 Wings of Desire (1987 / 128 min. / PG-13)
(Dir. Wim Wenders, w. Bruno Ganz, Peter Falk)
All are invited to meet Jouris and discuss his work during an Artist Reception on Sunday, June 1st at 2:00 p.m. in the 1st floor Catalog Lobby of the Central Library. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6241.
The exhibition will be on display from April 28th – July 6th in the Catalog Lobby on the first floor of the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge at Shattuck in downtown Berkeley.