Visual Arts

Exhibits and talks about photography and visual arts. Quilt show, etc.

String Magic Fun@South

Learn to make string figures and perform string magic tricks.  String figures are a traditional form of creative found in cultures all over the world.  We will learn a variety of basic figures and simple tricks all with a loop of string - which will be provided to participants.  

This program is for families with children ages 7.5 and up.  Parents are encouraged to participate.  You will begin to create a new family hobby that can be done anytime, anywhere with just a loop of string.

Super Cinema @ Central

October 2014 Comedy Drama Films Based on Novels

Friday, October 3              Crimes of the Heart          (1986 / 105 min. / PG-13)

Adapted for film by Beth Henley from her own Southern Gothic novel, this gem takes the three Magrath sisters on a comic odyssey through interracial sex, attempted suicide, attempted homicide and death. With Diane Keaton, Sissy Spacek, and Jessica Lange.


David Jouris Photography @Central

All are invited to meet Jouris and discuss his work during an Artist Reception on Sunday, June 1st at 2:00 p.m. in the 1st floor Catalog Lobby of the Central Library. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6241.

The exhibition will be on display from April 28th – July 6th in the Catalog Lobby on the first floor of the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge at Shattuck in downtown Berkeley.