Friday, July 10th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Come to the Claremont Branch and experience a variety of craft and Maker projects! Will we be making super-sized origami? Spin Bots? Pixelated Perler creations? Come find out!

photo of Asheba playing guitar with rainbow backdrop; used by permission of Asheba
Friday, July 10th, 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Asheba's upbeat calypso music includes remakes of children's classic music and original tunes as well!

Saturday, July 11th, 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, July 11th, 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.

photo of percussionist Onye Onyemaechi
Saturday, July 11th, 10:30am
Join master percussionist Onye Onyemaechi for a fun-filled, energetic, educational African drumming experience for the whole family! All ages.

David Suzuki: "A Force of Nature"
Saturday, July 11th, 2:00pm to 4:30pm

We are wrapping up our celebration of Asia-Pacific Heritage month with a film and discussion of the works by the wise and courageous scientist/environmentalist David Suzuki.

Saturday, July 11th, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

On Saturday, July 11th, the West Branch presents a bicycle tune-up clinic with the talented spoke folks from Berkeley’s own Street Level Cycles.

Monday, July 13th, 10:15am to 10:35am

Baby and Toddler Time is for children 6 months - 3 years of age.  We read stories, sing songs, and do lap jogs and fingerplays.  Story time lasts about 20 minutes.  Play time follows.

Monday, July 13th, 11:30am to 11:50am

For childrens 6 months - 3, we read stories,sing, do fingerplays, bounces, and even an occasional tickle.  Playtime follows.

Monday, July 13th, 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!