Book Discussions/Events

Book discussion, author talks, Friend's book sales, Foundation events that are free and open to public.

Love in the Stacks: Literary Speed Dating @ North

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Cupid invites bookloving singles in their 20s and 30s to gather in the meeting room for snacks and chance encounters.

Bring a book you loved, hated, or just recently read and be prepared to chat about it with a (charming? lovely?) stranger – but only for a few minutes.

Space is limited!

Call the library (510-981-6520) or come in to sign up and learn more about this literary matchmaking event.

Unlimited slots left.

Romance Writing 101 @ North

Want to learn how to break into the Romance Writing business? Curious about the process and experience of being a romance writer? Want to learn about the industry?

Join us at North Branch as Berkeley resident Stacy Finz, award-winning author of the Nugget romance series and former journalist with the San Francisco Chronicle, shares her genre writing experiences.


Unlimited slots left.