Thursday, July 16th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Come for a taste of traditional New Orleans Jazz when Earl Scheelar and the Zenith Jazz Band return to the Claremont branch to play some more of that levee-stomping music.

Thursday, July 16th, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Sign-ups start at 5:00 for a spot with our visiting Lawyer. Names will be pulled at random at 6:00 for appointment times.

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Thursday, July 16th, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The Library on Wheels will be at Third Thursdays in The Elmwood neighborhood with books, movies, music and more.  Find us at the corner of College and Ashby.

Friday, July 17th, 11:00am to 11:45am

Join us for a half-hour of song, dance and play, designed for ages 2-5 and a parent or caregiver. 

Friday, July 17th, 3:00pm


Writing heals and keeps me sane. Image courtesy of Flickr user Denise Krebs
Friday, July 17th, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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

Friday, July 17th, 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!

Saturday, July 18th, 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 18th, 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.

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Saturday, July 18th, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Free one-on-one counseling available every month with Rent Board housing counselors. Come learn what your rights are as a tenant or as a landlord.