The 2015 Summer Reading Program is sponsored by The Friends of the Berkeley Public Library and other community sponsors, including Fenton’s Creamery, Bay Area Discovery Museum, Pegasus Books, Albany Bowl and the San Francisco Bay Ferry. Thank you, Sponsors!
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Kids entering grades 6-8 are invited to be a library volunteer for a total of four hours for the summer. Sign ups begin June 22 and hours are available through Friday, August 7. Bring the Student Friends Permission Slip signed by a parent or guardian to volunteer, or come with a parent/guardian to sign up in person. Contact us at (510) 981-6223 or email@example.com for more information.
Spend the day gliding through an art museum, learning more about science, observing animals or playing pinball on a vintage pinball machine! Discover & Go provides Berkeley Public Library card holders (adult and senior cards only) access to free passes to amazing venues throughout the Bay Area.
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Read or listen to children's books. Check out up to 7 at a time from our expanded collection.
Read National Geographic magazines online from 1888 to today.