Wednesday, April 29th, 11:00am

Share the fun of language through stories, rhymes, and music!

Wednesday, April 29th, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

3rd floor Community Meetng Room.  Meets Wednesdays at noon to read aloud from great plays, changing parts frequently.  Intended for adults.  On hiatus the last two weeks of December, and the month... more

Wednesday, April 29th, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Explore the positive side of Hip-Hop!  Local nonprofit Hip-Hop for Change will be rollin' through the library with a presentation on the history of hip-hop culture and the power of hip-hop as a... more

Wednesday, April 29th, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Calling all preschoolers and accompanying adults! Join us for fun with books, songs and a craft based on the theme of the week! This program is most suitable for children ages 3-5.

Scale Model of Hogwarts school for Witchcraft and Wizardry from the public domain
Wednesday, April 29th, 3:30pm
Join us for our new teen book club where we'll be revisiting modern classics of Young Adult literature (beginning with the complete Harry Potter series) to see how our old favorites stand the test of... more

Wednesday, April 29th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Join poet mentor Gabriel Cortez for this special one-hour April edition of YouthSpeaks poetry workshop. Open to teens 13-19. No registration required.

Jewish Music & Poetry Project musicians
Wednesday, April 29th, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join us for an evening with Berkeley’s own Jewish Music and Poetry Project. The concert includes the world premiere of Berkeley composer William Ludtke’s Op.

Computer User
Thursday, April 30th, 10:00am to 11:00am

Free, Drop-In Classes - Relaxed Atmosphere - Self-Paced

Our free drop-in computer classes for beginners are held in the Electronic Classroom (3rd Floor, Central Library) on:

Thursday, April 30th, 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Join YouthSpeaks poet mentor Gabriel Cortez for this performance and writing workshop series entitled Hold the Mirror.

Girl doing homework - image courtesy of  Robert Couse-Baker at:
Thursday, April 30th, 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Need a quiet place to study and do homework? Join us every Thursday from 4-5:30 p.m. at the South Branch for a Homework Café for all teens, middle-school through college.