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Fall 2014 Teen Events @ the Main Library

Want to see what we have coming up this Fall for teens at the Main Library? Check out the link below!

All events are for teens grades 6-12 unless otherwise noted. Please return completed forms to the Main Library Children's Desk. Questions? Please call 510-577-3960.

( Click here to see the Teen Fall 2014 events! )

FREE -- Tech Drop In Lab

Do you have a tech device and need help using it?

The next Tech Drop In Lab, the Library's free technology help program, is scheduled on Thursday, August 21, 5 PM to 8 PM on the first floor of the Main Library. It's designed for all ages and offers assistance using cell phones, digital cameras, tablets, laptop computers, other mobile devices, operating systems, and OverDrive, the Library's ebook service.

The library has trained volunteers ready to offer one-on-one assistance. All sessions are drop-in with no reservations necessary. Those seeking assistance are asked to bring in their tech device, power cords, account usernames, account passwords, and user manuals, if available. For more information, please call the Main Library Information Desk at (510) 577-3971.

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FREE -- "Death at the Met": a New Murder at the Library production!

On Friday, September 5 from 7:30 to 8:30 pm, join us at the Main Library for Death at Met, another all new Murder in the Library production!

This time, our play takes place at the dress rehearsal of Wagner's The Ring of the Numb Lungs (also known as the Ring Cycle), the day before the Metropolitan Opera's grand opening night of its 1910-11 Season.

Admission is free. No ticket registration. For more information, please call the Information Desk at (510) 577-3971.

( Link to "Death at the Met" flyer )

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FREE -- Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration with La Pena Community Chorus

On Saturday, September 27 from 2 pm to 3 pm, enjoy an afternoon in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month at the Main Library with the La Peña Community Chorus. This chorus has been performing Latin American New Song—Nueva Canción—for over 35 years. Accompanied by guitars, flutes, drums, and a large assortment of Latin American instruments, the Chorus has sung for schools, churches, homeless shelters, retirement homes, drug rehab centers, benefits for farm workers, and peace demonstrations and rallies.

The Chorus has traveled to Chile, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay, and Argentina and has passed on to each new audience the music learned and the stories collected. Admission is free.

For more information, please call (510) 577-3971.

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August 21, 2014
10:30  AM  -  11:15  AM
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME - Manor Branch Library
5:00  PM  -  8:00  PM
FREE -- Tech Drop In Lab (Main Library)
August 24, 2014
1:30  PM  -  3:45  PM
Needle Crafters
August 26, 2014

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