Special

Congressman John Lewis @North

Please join us for a special event in the King Middle School Theater (1781 Rose St., Berkeley, CA 94703) as Civil Rights Movement champion Congressman John Lewis (D GA-5) shares insights from the second installment of his three-part graphic autobiography, March. March chronicles Lewis' lifelong struggle -- from an Alabama sharecropper's farm to a segregated schoolroom to the 1963 March on Washington to the halls of Congress -- for civil rights and justice. 

No Place Like It: Memoir Readings and Book Launch from the Memoir Writing Workshop@Central CMR

Participants in the Berkeley Public Library Memoir Writing Workshop celebrate this second anthology with readings from their true stories about finding home in beauty salons, cemeteries, campgrounds, and other unusual places.

This free event will be held at the Berkeley Public Library, Central Branch, 2090 Kittredge St., 3rd floor Community Reading Room.

For more information please call 510-981-6150.

 

Food Day 2014: The Nourished Community: The Nutritional Wisdom of Traditional Diets @CentralCMR

Celebrate Food Day 2014 at the Berkeley Public Library!  Food Day inspires Americans to change their diets and our food policies. Every October 24, thousands of events all around the country bring Americans together to celebrate and enjoy real food and to push for improved food policies.  Join us for this lunchtime lecture and discussion with Jessica Prentice.

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