Spring Two-day Book Sale!
Saturday, April 6
9 am to 11 am – Friends Members only
11 am to 4 pm – Open to the General Public
Sunday, April 7
12 noon to 3 pm – All-day Bag Sale at $2 a bag!
We are offering creative arts-centered programming for adults (18 years old and over) this Summer 2019. Please participate in the following 1 minute survey so we may use patron feedback to shape our programs:
Join us at the Main Library on Saturday, March 30, at 2:00 pm in celebrating the birthday of César Chávez. Enjoy a film screening of "Viva La Causa" and a short discussion after the film. Please call 510-577-3971 for details.
Join us at the Main Library for bilingual song and dance with Cascada de Flores! On Wednesday, March 27, Cascada de Flores will present The Tree and the Donkey who Loved to Sing (“El Abuelo”), a bilingual story featuring songs, ancient musical instruments, and characters of Mexican music and dance. All ages welcome at this Family Fun Night. Doors open at 6:50pm and the show begins at 7:00pm. Questions? Please call 577-3960.
Explore and take advantage of the newly added cloudLibrary collection of free popular electronic books and audiobooks. Expanding upon an already rich e-collection, cloudLibrary offers library patrons of all ages an even greater variety of options for digitally accessing best-selling titles and buzzworthy works. Bonus: No late fees apply!
In celebration of Arab American Heritage Month, the Main Library is proud to have the Aswat Choral Ensemble perform for its community on Saturday, April 20 from 2 pm to 3 pm. Aswat is an ensemble for classical and folk Arabic music. It performs Muwashahat (Arabic poetry, sung in the tradition of Andalusia, Spain) as well as traditional and contemporary songs from the Arab World. For more information, please call the Main Library at (510) 577-3971.