NOVEMBER 6, 13 ,20, 27: AFTER SCHOOL GAME TIME FOR
2:30-4:30pm. Teens: Join us after school for Wii and board games.
Sponsored by Friends of the Pinole Library. Pinole Library,
2935 Pinole Valley Rd.
NOVEMBER 6, 13, 20: COMPUTER HELP
6-7:45pm. Receive one-on-one computer help from our experts. Practice
searching the Internet, sending e-mails, and more. Drop-in or call to
reserve a time. Reservations given preference. Pinole Library,
2935 Pinole Valley Rd. 510-758-2741.
NOVEMBER 6, 20: HOOKS & NEEDLES
6pm. Join us 1st and 3rd Wednesdays for a cozy evening while we knit or
crochet something warm. Pinole Library, 2935 Pinole Valley Rd.
NOVEMBER 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28: COMPUTER HELP
Wednesdays 2-4pm, Thursdays 3-5pm – Drop in and get 1-on-1
computer help with a community volunteer. San Pablo Library,
13751 San Pablo Ave, San Pablo. 510-374-3998.
NOVEMBER 6: BOOK SALE AT THE RICHMOND PUBLIC LIBRARY
10-6pm. Friends of the Richmond Public Library monthly sale of gently
used books, CDs, DVDs, and BluRay discs - any 10 items are $3 from
Books are sold daily at the Main, Bayview, and West Side libraries for
$0.50 - $1 during regular hours. Richmond Main Library,
325 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, 510-620-6561.
NOVEMBER 7: GAME TIME
4:30pm. Come play board games, such as Rail Baron, Clue, chess,
checkers, and many more. All ages welcome. Rodeo Library,
220 Pacific Ave, Rodeo. 510-799-2606.
NOVEMBER 7, 14, 21: ESL CONVERSATION GROUP
Wednesdays 6:30pm. Join us as we improve our conversational English
through reading and discussion! Pinole Library, 2935 Pinole Valley Rd.
NOVEMBER 8: TIME WISE LECTURE: NOTED AMONG THE MOST
PROMINENT ANTI-RACIST WRITERS AND EDUCATORS IN THE
7pm. Tim Wise has been speaking to audiences nationally and
internationally for 25 years and hosts the podcast: “Speak Out with Tim
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Wise.” He is the author of seven books, including his latest: Under the
Affluence: Shaming the Poor, Praising the Rich and Sacrificing the Future
of America, and his highly acclaimed memoir, White Like Me: Reflections
on Race from a Privileged Son. There will be a Q&A session after Tim’s
lecture, and he will be available to sign books at the end of the program.
Event to be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley, 1
Lawson Rd, Kensington. Tickets can be found at
NOVEMBER 9: SEASONAL TREASURES CRAFT FAIR
9-3pm. Shop with us for wall hangings, table décor afghans, towels, hand
painted items, baked goods, plants and much more. Unique holiday gifts
galore. El Sobrante United Methodist Church, 5151 Argyle Road,
NOVEMBER 9: BOOKITUDE BOOK CLUB
3pm. A book club specially designed for middle school girls and their
moms or other adult. Check with staff at the Pinole Library for this
month’s title selection. Pinole Library, 2935 Pinole Valley Rd.
NOVEMBER 9: SPANISH GUITAR DUO: DANIEL FRÍES &
1pm. Daniel Fríes is one of the San Francisco Bay Area`s premier
flamenco and Spanish guitarists, both as an accompanist for flamenco
song and dance, as a soloist, and with his instrumental Rumba, Latin, and
Brazilian focused group Trio Paz. Daniel will be performing with guitarist
Jean-Paul Buongiorno. You won`t want to miss this special concert!
Hercules Library, 109 Civic Drive, Hercules.
NOVEMBER 11: 12TH ANNUAL PINOLE VETERANS DAY
MEMORIAL AND FLAG RETIREMENT CEREMONY
11-12noon. Fernandez Park, Pinole. The Pinole Historical Society and
the City of Pinole present this annual event honoring the brave men and
women who have served — and continue to serve — to protect the
freedoms we enjoy. The Pinole Police Explorers, West Contra Costa Girl
Scouts, Boy Scout Troop 86, the Pinole Valley High School Marching
Band, and the Pinole Valley High School Concert Choir will participate.
pinolehistoricalsociety.org, or call 510-724-9507.
NOVEMBER 12: PINOLE GARDEN CLUB MEETING
1pm. General Meeting 2 pm: Guest Speaker: “Floral Design Basics” will
be demonstrated by Linda Sanderson and Jeanne O-Hair from the Shibui
Designers Guild. Held in the Alex Clark Public Safety Facility, 880 Tennent
Ave. (behind the fire station). All are welcome. 510-275-9890.
NOVEMBER 12: FRIENDS MEETING
6pm. Come be involved in the monthly meeting of the Friends of the
Rodeo Library. At the Rodeo Library, 220 Pacific Ave, Rodeo. 510-799-
NOVEMBER 12: READ ALOUD BOOK CLUB
4pm. No need to pre-read before each meeting come to the library the
second Tuesday of every month and spend the afternoon listening to
a great story read by a Hercules Library staff member. Light snacks
and easy activities will be provided. Best for grades 3-5. Registration is
required. Hercules Library, 109 Civic Drive, Hercules.
11720 San Pablo Avenue, Suite C, El Cerrito, CA 94530
(Next to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART Station)