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 1761 University Avenue , Berkeley, CA, US, 94703

  • Phone: (510) 841-4242
  • Fax: (510) 649-8100
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"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.

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Local Events

»The Moth Storyslam - 3/4

March 04, 2015 7:30 PM

2020 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

»The Lyons

March 04, 2015 8:00 PM

Family patriarch Ben Lyons is in the hospital, dying from cancer. As his time grows short, his wife and two adult children gather at his bedside for an atypical goodbye in the quirky, bittersweet comedy"The Lyons". Ben, freed from social conventions thanks to his condition, will say anything he wishes -- swear words included. Rita, his partner in a 40-year-long loveless marriage, finds her mind drifting toward thoughts of the future. The couple's alcoholic daughter and gay son have their own issues and agendas. Written by Nicky Silver ("Beautiful Child"), "The Lyons" had a 2012 Broadway run and was nominated for a number of awards. See it in Berkeley at Aurora Theatre Company.

2081 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

»Jewish Music Festival

March 04, 2015

This annual event is a testimony to Jewish resilience - and what a way to celebrate it! The month-long festivities include concerts and other performances from Jewish musicians from around the globe. The events take place at various locations of the Bay Area. Jewish-Latino fusion music, Ashkenazi and Sephardic-style singing, orchestra, DJs, costumes, Purim Party, Yiddish songs and loads of delicacies are on the platter as crowds throng to the venues. Composers, jazz musicians, folk dancers, and others make the experience something to remember for a long time. Check the website for performances and locations.

Shattuck Avenue @ University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702

»A Puppet Dance Singalong With Toni, Maddy, and Special Guests

March 04, 2015 10:30 AM

Very Special Guest Madeline Tasquin of The Bug Family Band will be singing and dancing with Tots in lieu of Teacher Toni!  Come Join Maddy!  Canadian-Californian songcrafter and multi-instrumentalist Madeline Tasquin sometimes dresses up as a bumblebee and sings 4-part harmonies with The Bug Family Band, other times you can find her singing her original jazz-tinged folk and classical-tinged pop with her band Madeline Tasquin Trading Company at places like La Peña Cultural Center and Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse. With a beautiful and natural 4-octave voice, a stage presence that radiates joy, and her ukulele, guitar, and piano in tow, Madeline is always sure to entertain and engage her audience, living her belief as a self-taught musician that Music exists inside us all.  Madeline has led group music-making fun with Oakland's Sarah's Science Camp, at independent musicplay groups locally, and as part of The Bug Family Band at schools, birthday parties, High Sierra Music Festival and local venues including the kids concert series at Ashkenaz and La Peña.      Come sing along with Teacher Toni "Tone" and special musical guests. Dance with puppets and silk scarves to Beatles and childhood songs: Yellow Submarine, Octpus' Garden, Here Comes the Sun, Baby Beluga, Itsy Bitsy Spider, Twinkle Little Star, The Puppet Dance Song and more!  This high energy class will get you and your tot moving and grooving!   About Teacher Toni "Tone": Toni is the Special Events and Class Camp Manager for Habitot Children's Museum.  She brings a deep passion for facilitating creative learning through play, music, and art for people of ALL ages. Toni is also an accomplished puppeteer and puppet maker. She performs regularly with several Bay Area productions, such as The Billion Jelly Bloom and the Big Tadoo Puppet Crew to name a few.  Beyond the Bay, she has performed for PBS, Google, Donnie Disco Presents, Seanna Sharpe, The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Bread and Puppet, Take Three Presents, the Fremont Arts Council, UME Place, The Oregon Country Fair, and many other festivals, organizations, schools and businesses.  She also sings and performs puppets for Bay Area performers, such as CelloJoe, the Justin Ancheta Band, and Rock The Bike. See her website: ToniMikulka.com

2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

»Hip Stix: Hip Hop Dance Class For Tots With Alicia Langlais

March 04, 2015 10:30 AM

Hip Stix gets your tots and preschoolers hippin' and hoppin' by introducing basic rhythm, funky free movement, and original kid friendly raps and chants. Using rhythm sticks, your tyke will explore preschool basics such as the alphabet, shapes, colors, and numbers through the language we all can understand, music! Hip Stix creator, Alicia Langlais-Himelstein, is an experienced pilates and dance fitness instructor, and has over 12 years of training in ballet and modern, and 5 years of folkloric and hip-hop dance. Also, she is a very popular sing-along group leader at the Alameda Main Public Library. Most importantly, Alicia enjoys being an Oakland wife and stay-at-home mom to her sons Solomon and Malakai.  Watch some sample videos of Hip Stix here!  http://youtu.be/WyJIAaKWYig http://youtu.be/JfSrgX0KDlI

2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

»Starting A Successful Home-based Business (Berkeley)

March 04, 2015 2:00 PM

This seminar discusses several elements necessary for starting a successful home-based business. These elements include: business planning, licenses, permits, marketing and work/life balance. Understanding these issues is critical to becoming a successful home-based entrepreneur. This seminar is a must for anyone interested in starting a home-based business and is designed to work in concert with other Alameda County SBDC seminars.

2090 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

»Cypress String Quartet 2014-15 Salon Series - Single Concerts - Berkeley

March 04, 2015 8:00 PM

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Berkeley, CA 94708

»Rebar: Kaleidoscape

March 04, 2015 11:00 AM

2626 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

»Ferocious Intimacy

March 04, 2015 12:00 PM

2547 8th Street
Berkeley, CA 94710

»Aquarian Minyan Purim Party

March 04, 2015 7:00 PM

7:00 pm Megillah Reading 8:00 pm Purim Shpiel 9:00 pm Dancing with ADAMA 10:30 pm Late-Night Drum Circle Its time to celebrate Purim, in the Ashkenaz style: the Aquarian Minyan Purim Extravaganza! Music, theatrics, costumes, and the coolest Megillah reading ever! The evening begins with the traditional Megillah scroll reading at 7 pm, followed by satirical theater troupe the Purim Shpiellers. The versatile band ADAMA plays music for dancing at 9 pm; a drum circle closes the night. Come in costume; there will be a prize for best costume. Also, bring favorite noisemakers and be ready to use them at the mention of you-know-whos name! Live dance music is provided by the popular band ADAMA, with singer-guitarist-arranger Achi Ben Shalom, pianist Michael Gill, percussionist Jan Padover, bassist Jeremy Cohen, and drummer Gabi Ben Shalom. The ensemble plays music of Jewish people around the world, including klezmer, Ladino, Middle Eastern, Yiddish, Hasidic, and contemporary American Jewish tunes. www.adamamusic.net

1317 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702

»Beat The Blues

March 04, 2015 7:00 PM

Enjoy blues dancing Wednesday nights at La Peña. The first two hours are devoted to lessons.

3105 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705

»Karaoke Night

March 04, 2015

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Berkeley, AR 94703
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