We will be holding several book club meetings during the Spring.  Talk to library staff about getting a copy and join the conversation about an excellent and throught-provoking book!

Virtual Reality for Everyone! Come try our Vive VR system and tour the International Space Station. Or hang out at the bottom of the ocean with a humpback whale.

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Celebrate the release of the new short story collection, Berkeley Noir from Akashic Books.

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Join us for marching, jumping, clapping and more!  This program is all about moving, books and singing along.

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Registration for this program is now closed. Please check our calendar for other fun programs for children ages 0-3.


Come practice your English conversation skills in a friendly and relaxed setting. ESL learners of all skill levels are encouraged to attend!

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Participants will plan events for local teens and may do other projects like giving input on book purchasing, writing for library social media and newsletters, volunteering at library events,... more

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.

Learn to play chess or play other experienced players in veteran chess teacher Larry Snyder's monthly chess club at Claremont Branch.

Come and build with us! This program is most suitable for children ages 3-8 and a caregiver.