Events

Friday, February 19th, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Looking for a fun and relaxed way to improve your English? West Branch Library welcomes you to ESL Club. We meet every every Friday from 3 - 4pm. All levels of English skills are welcome.


Friday, February 19th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Come to the Claremont Branch and experience a variety of craft and Maker projects! Will we be making super-sized origami? Spin Bots? Pixelated Perler creations? Come find out!


Leadership words puzzle - Image courtesy of Flickr user Michael Cardus
Friday, February 19th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

South Berkeley teens are invited to take a leadership role for the South Branch teen room.


Saturday, February 20th, 10:15am

Baby and Toddler Story Time includes stories, songs, lap-bounces and tickles for babies and toddlers 6 mos - 35 mos and their parents.


Saturday, February 20th, 10:30am to 11:00am

Join our children's librarians for stories, songs and other activities! A great way to rediscover favorite titles and meet some of the best new books for early listeners, ages 3-7.


Berkeley Rent Board Logo
Saturday, February 20th, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Free one-on-one counseling available every month with Rent Board housing counselors. Come learn what your rights are as a tenant or as a landlord.


Saturday, February 20th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Take a look back at Freedom Summer (summer of 1964) when student activists went to segregated Mississippi and registered voters, created freedom schools and established the Mississippi Freedom... more

Saturday, February 20th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

The Evolution of African-American Classical Music –Jazz. Come join musician and composer, Phavia Kujichagulia and Ma’at, a host of stellar musicians, for... more


image of Zarafa movie poster; used by permission of GKids Films
Saturday, February 20th, 3:00pm to 4:20pm

Inspired by the true story of the first giraffe to visit France, Zarafa is a sumptuously animated and stirring adventure set amongst sweeping CinemaScope vistas of parched desert, wind-... more


photo of Unique Derique; photo credit Eric Carmichael
Saturday, February 20th, 3:00pm to 3:30pm
Unique Derique brings circus arts, hambone body percussion, and juggling to our West Branch! Ages 4 and up.

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