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Sat., Dec. 27, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Sat., Jan. 3, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and Sat., Jan. 10, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
510-597-5011
Staff will help visitors get up and running with ebooks, magazines, music and more. Drop in and explore some of their favorite apps and learn how to get them on your device. This is a hands-on session; bring your internet-capable Kindle, Nook, iOS, Windows or Android device for tips on making the most of your librarycard. Free

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Paper Airplane Workshop

Sat., Dec. 27, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
510-615-5728
Oakland Community Art Project is coming to the library to teach paper airplane making – play Winter Bingo and flex your folding skills. Free
Oakland Public Library, Martin Luther King Jr. Branch 6833 International Blvd., Oakland (map)

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Second Oakland Assembly on Justice for Mike Brown and Eric Garner

Sun., Dec. 28, 2-4 p.m.
Open assembly to discuss and reflect on the current upsurge of anti-police protests. Hosted by Edge City Collective. Free
The Omni 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland (map)

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It's Your Move: Chess Clinic

Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m.
510-238-7352
Beginner and intermediate chess clinic for all ages at the West Oakland Branch Library. Adults come from 1-3 and children from 3-5. Parents are encouraged to participate. Sign up is mandatory. Free
Oakland Public Library, West Oakland Branch 1801 Adeline St., Oakland (map)

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Toastmasters International @ Warehouse 416

Tuesdays, 7 a.m.
510-922-1653
Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. free
Warehouse 416 416 26th St., Oakland (map)

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Anarchist Study Group

Tuesdays, 8-10 p.m.
510-540-0751
Members of Berkeley Anarchist Students of Theory and Research Development (BASTARDS) facilitate this discussion group on the theory, practice, and history of anarchism. free
Long Haul 3124 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley (map)

Food Not Bombs General Meeting

First Wednesday of every month, 7:30 p.m.
510-540-0751
Planning meeting for upcoming and ongoing Food Not Bombs meals. free
Long Haul 3124 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley (map)

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Substance Abuse Awareness Workshop

Saturdays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
510-655-4000
Workshop are for anyone with an interest in alcohol or drug abuse, whether it’s for themselves, their patients, family members or friends. Free
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center 350 Hawthorne Ave., Oakland (map)

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Lawyers in the Library

First Tuesday of every month, 5-7 p.m.
510-597-5017
Services provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign-up begins at 4:45 p.m. Call 510-597-5017 to confirm event. free
Oakland Public Library, Rockridge Branch 5366 College Ave., Oakland (map)

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Berkeley Liberation Radio General Meeting

Every other Thursday, 7 p.m.
510-540-0751
free
Long Haul 3124 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley (map)

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Landlords and Tenants Counseling

Third Saturday of every month, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
510-981-6100
Housing counselors from the Berkeley Rent Board offer one-on-one counseling sessions. free
Berkeley Public Library, Central Branch 2090 Kittredge St., Berkeley (map)

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Lawyers in the Library

Fourth Monday of every month, 5-7 p.m.
510-615-5726
Services provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Advance sign-ups begin at 4:30 p.m. free
Oakland Public Library, Eastmont Branch Eastmont Town Center, Suite 211, Oakland (map)

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LAKEVIEW WRITERS! with Selene Steese

Fourth Tuesday of every month, 3-5 p.m.
510-238-7344
Lakeview Writers is a group which meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 6:00-8:00 p.m. (unless there is a conflicting holiday). You will learn techniques and inspirational tips to get your writing underway and your story told! Free
Oakland Public Library, Lakeview Branch 550 El Embarcadero, Oakland (map)

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Read and Share Book Club

, , , Fourth Tuesday of every month, 3-4 p.m.
510-981-6100
A monthly book group for adults to discuss any book they please. Meetings held in the fourth floor Story Hour room.
Berkeley Public Library, Central Branch 2090 Kittredge St., Berkeley (map)

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