City Of San Leandro City Of San Leandro City of San Leandro
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835 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
Phone: 510.577.3351
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http://www.sanleandro.org

10/2/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE CMO2019-10-2
Subject :

San Leandro Library Invites Residents to a Weaving Workshop By California Indian Basketweavers’ Association
Contact : Angelica Pena    510-577-3986
    apena@sanleandro.org

SAN LEANDRO, CA: In honor of Native American Heritage Month, the San Leandro Public Library will be partnering with the California Indian Basketweavers' Association (CIBA) to offer a free bear grass weaving workshop on Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Residents are invited to join CIBA teachers as they discuss traditional gathering of weaving materials and its importance to the Native American people of Northern California.

WHO:             California Indian Basketweaver’s Association

WHAT:          Basket Weaving Class

WHERE:        San Leandro Main Library, 300 Estudillo Ave.

WHEN:          Saturday, November 16, 2019 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Teachers will lead a hands-on workshop and help participants create a weaving project. This workshop is open to participants 12 years and older and all supplies for the workshop will be provided. Space is limited. Registration opens October 7, 2019. Please register in-person or call 510-577-3971 to sign up for the class.

For more information, contact the Main Library Information Desk at 510-577-3971.



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