Thursday, July 9th, 6:30pm to 7:50pm

A new poetry program at the Claremont Branch of the Berkeley Public Library features you and what you like on the second Thursday of each month from 6:30 pm-7:50 pm starting October 9th, 2014.

Friday, July 10th, 10:00am to 11:30am

Sign-ups start the Thursday evening prior at 6pm and go to 7:30pm. For a spot with our visiting lawyer, call Thursday evening and sign-up or drop-in on Friday morning, while the lawyer is present... more

Friday, July 10th, 11:00am to 11:45am

Join us for a half-hour of song, dance and play, designed for ages 2-5 and a parent or caregiver. 

Friday, July 10th, 3:00pm


Writing heals and keeps me sane. Image courtesy of Flickr user Denise Krebs
Friday, July 10th, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Join other Berkeley teens in a collaborative writing workshop. The group meets every Friday through the summer.

photo of Asheba playing guitar with rainbow backdrop; used by permission of Asheba
Friday, July 10th, 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Asheba's upbeat calypso music includes remakes of children's classic music and original tunes as well!

Saturday, July 11th, 10:15am

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

Saturday, July 11th, 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.

photo of percussionist Onye Onyemaechi
Saturday, July 11th, 10:30am
Join master percussionist Onye Onyemaechi for a fun-filled, energetic, educational African drumming experience for the whole family! All ages.

David Suzuki: "A Force of Nature"
Saturday, July 11th, 2:00pm to 4:30pm

We are wrapping up our celebration of Asia-Pacific Heritage month with a film and discussion of the works by the wise and courageous scientist/environmentalist David Suzuki.