Learn to sew a running stitch, a whipstitch, a blanket stitch, and a French knot. Then use these stitches to make a simple 3" baby doll to snuggle under your mini-sampler/blanket. Come to the Central Library, 4th Floor Children's Room to join in the fun. All materials will be provided. Recommended for ages 8 and up.
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Ages 8 and up. All skill levels welcome. Learn to knit. Knit with others, learn new skills and be inspired! This is an intergenerational program so the whole family can attend!
Born and raised in the heart of the Kenyan savanna, Maasai Chief Salaton Ole Ntutu, brings Africa to life with his stories of a child becoming a warrior while living amongst the wild animals he now passionately works to protect.
Learn how he survived with his knowledge of animal behavior and sounds, and how he developed a desire to preserve his Maasai lands and culture.
All ages will enjoy this adventure into the wild wonders of Africa!
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.