Apr
20
Sat
Earth Day celebration @ Washington Park
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Come down to the big Earth Day celebration at Washington Park. FAL will have a table there, with used books to give away and a fun craft project for old books that are ready to be repurposed.

Apr
27
Sat
Film showing and discussion: BlackkKlansman @ Alameda Free Library
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Free screening of Spike Lee’s acclaimed film, BlackkKlansman. Discussion follows. Must be 18 and older to attend. This film won a 2019 Oscar for best adapted screenplay.

This is part of an ongoing film series curated and organized by Jeff M. Giordano and supported by Friends of the Alameda Free Library.

Apr
28
Sun
California and the “Big One,” Fact v. Fiction @ Alameda Free Library
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This is a free discussion about earthquakes in California, featuring William Hawley, a graduate student at UC Berkeley’s Department of Earth and Planetary Science.

Apr
29
Mon
Claude Monet Art Docent Program @ Alameda Main Library
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Come attend a presentation about the final phase in famed artist Claude Monet’s long career in which he produced many of his lush, panoramic paintings from his gardens in Giverny, France. Based on an exhibit being held at the de Young Museum in San Francisco Feb. 16 to May 27.

May
3
Fri
Used book sale opening night @ Al DeWitt Officers' Club
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
May
4
Sat
Used book sale Day 2 @ Al DeWitt Officers' Club
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
May
5
Sun
Used book sale Day 3 @ Al DeWitt Officers' Club
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm