July 30, 2009
August 2009 Berkeley Public Library Newsletter
New Evening Beginning Computer Class in August
The Berkeley Public Library will be offering a free beginner's computer class at Central Library in the 3rd floor Electronic Classroom during August on Monday evenings from August 3rd through August 31st, 6:00PM to 6:50PM. For further information: 510-981-6148
Celebrate Peace Day with Origami Cranes @ BPL
On August 6, the 64th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, Berkeley Public Library will celebrate Peace Day along with others from around the world who will stop to remember the bombing & do what they can to see that it never happens again.
Since 1995, the Library has marked Peace Day with a reading of Eleanor Coerr's Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes. This year's program will be held from 3 to 5:30 p.m. in the 4th floor story room of the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge Street, Berkeley.
Enjoy an evening of eclectic performances at the Bizarre Shorts Showcase performed by Berkeley Public Library's Teen PlayReaders. The show begins on Saturday, August 15th at 7:30 PM at Willard Middle School's Metal Shop Theater at 2425 Stuart Street.