Piedmont/Montclair calendar: Author Sara Donati to review from new book Sept. 9
September 3, 2015 - garden totes
Duct Tape Crafts. What can we make from channel tape? How about a wallet, receptacle bag, or pencil box that will withstand heavy-duty use. Supplies and instructions provided. 3:30 to 5 p.m. Sept. 4. Oakland Public Library, Lakeview Branch, 550 El Embarcadero, Oakland. Free. 510-238-7344, www.oaklandlibrary.org
A Talk in The Garden. Horticulturist and garden engineer Kathleen Carson-Asher draws on her 20 years of knowledge in a margin to plead intelligent irrigation choices and articulate advantage of a tumble deteriorate to settle new plantings. Lunch served. 1 p.m. Sept. 8. Thornhill Nursery, 6250 Thornhill Drive, Oakland. Free. 510-531-4905, www.landesign.us.
Pop Up Teen Zone. Teens are invited to revisit a Pop Up TeenZone to make crafts, hang out with others and share ideas. 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sept. 9. Oakland Public Library, Montclair Branch, 1687 Mountain Blvd., Oakland. Free. 510-482-7810, www.oaklandlibrary.org.
Author Sara Donati. Historical novella fan favorite Sara Donati reads from her new work, “The Gilded Hour,” featuring descendants of characters from her from Bonner family Wilderness series. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 9. A Great Good Place for Books, 6120 La Salle Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-339-8210, www.ggpbooks.com.
Make Thursdays. Kids from 8 to 12 can stop by each second Thursday of a month to make a fun craft. Every months will underline a opposite activity. Call for sum or only uncover adult and be surprised. Kids as immature as 4 can come with adult assistance. 3:30 p.m. Sept. 10. Oakland Public Library, Piedmont Avenue Branch, 80 Echo Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-597-5011, oaklandlibrary.org.
Author Meg Waite Clayton. Author Meg Waite Clayton reads from her latest chronological drama, “The Race for Paris.” 7 p.m. Sept. 10. A Great Good Place for Books, 6120 La Salle Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-339-8210, www.ggpbooks.com.
Movies in a Park. It’s cinema underneath a stars as partial of a OPD’s Movies in a Park series, with a PG-rated, family underline “Alexander and a Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” Dress warm. Bring possess grass chair and/or blanket. Movie starts during dusk. Sept. 11. Redwood Heights Recreation Center, 3883 Aliso Ave., Oakland. Free. Popcorn and prohibited cocoa accessible for 50 cents to $1. 510-482-7827, www.oaklandnet.com/parks.
Mountain View Cemetery Tour. Explore Mountain View Cemetery during this free, docent-led debate highlighting a people, architecture, beauty and story of a place. 10 a.m. Sept. 12. Mountain View Cemetery, 5000 Piedmont Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-658-2588, www.mountainviewcemetery.org.
Skyline 50th Reunion. The 50th reunion cabinet for Skyline High, category of 1966, is looking for a 630 graduates to attend an arriving celebration. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.