Writing heals and keeps me sane. Image courtesy of Flickr user Denise Krebs
Friday, August 7th, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Join other Berkeley teens in a collaborative writing workshop. The group meets every Friday through the summer.

close up photo of Dave the Horn Guy
Friday, August 7th, 3:00pm to 3:45pm

25 horns, an orange jumpsuit, and lots of energy in this interactive musical show!

Ages 5 and up

photo of small pile of LEGO blocks
Friday, August 7th, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Kids ages 5-13, come play with LEGOs and various board games! Limited to 25 participants. 

4th Floor, Children's Story Room 

Saturday, August 8th, 10:15am

Baby Bounce & Toddler Tales includes stories, songs, lap-bounces and tickles for babies and toddlers 6 mos-35 mos and their parents.

Saturday, August 8th, 10:30am to 11:00am

Join our children's librarians for stories, songs and other activities! A great way to rediscover favorite titles and meet some of the best new books for early listeners, ages 3-7.

Milk movie cover
Saturday, August 8th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Pride doesn't end in June...continue to celebrate by joining us for a free screening of the Academy Award winning film Milk starring Sean Penn as Harvey Milk.

Monday, August 10th, 10:15am to 10:35am

Baby and Toddler Time is for children ages 6 months - 3.  We read stories, sing songs, and do lap jogs, and finger plays.  Each session lasts about 20 minutes.  Play time follows.

Monday, August 10th, 11:30am

For children ages 6 months - 3, we read books, sing songs, and do fingerplays, bounces, and an occasional tickle.  Play time follows.

Monday, August 10th, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Teens, come share your art, music and writing projects with your friends over popcorn. Once a year we'll put your favorite creations in our West Branch Teen Zine!

Computer User
Monday, August 10th, 6:00pm to 6:50pm

Free, Drop-In Classes - Relaxed Atmosphere - Self-Paced

Our free drop-in computer classes for beginners are held in the Electronic Classroom (3rd Floor, Central Library) on: