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April 2018

Winemaker Event at Vintage Berkeley

Date / Time:
April 27 @ 6:00 pm
Location:
Vintage Berkeley College Ave, 2949 College Avenue
berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Vintage Berkeley

4/27: Winemaker Event at Vintage Berkeley: CA winemaker Nathan Kandler, of Precedent Wines, in the house!

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Indie Bookstore Day–all day!

Date / Time:
April 28 @ 10:00 am
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April. Every store is unique and independent, and every party is different. But in addition to authors, live music, cupcakes, scavenger hunts, kids events, art tables, readings, barbecues, contests, and other fun stuff, there are exclusive books and literary items that you can only get on that day. Not before. Not after. Not online. Come join the party!…

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Georgeanne Brennan presents Windows on Provence: Musings on the Food, Wine, and Culture of the South of France

Date / Time:
April 28 @ 3:00 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

Georgeanne Brennan presents Windows on Provence: Musings on the Food, Wine, and Culture of the South of France, a book for travelers, for dreamers, for Francophiles, for lovers of Provencalcraft and cuisine, and for anyone who wants to be a part of something beautiful and special. To reserve your seat, purchase a copy of Windows on Provence by speaking to one of our booksellers. (510) 704-8222. Famous for its radiant light, vibrant colors, beautiful architecture, flavorful foods, and opulent wines, Provence is one of the…

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Wine Walk in the Elmwood – April 29th

Date / Time:
April 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location:
Participating Merchants:
Anton Salon, Casa de Chocolates, Cheap Pete's, Elements, Elmwood Stationers, Labels Luxury Consignment, Nabolom Bakery & Pizzeria, Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, Timeless Coffee, Timeless Coffee, Urban Remedy, Your Basic Bird, 100% Pure, Donato & Co., Emery Bay Optics, j.Brooker Studio, La Mediterranee, McGuire Real Estate, Mrs. Dalloway's, Old Yak Bazaar, Rue Atelier, Slash Denim, The Dailey Method, Vintage Berkeley, The Trading Post, In The Wood, Pippa & Co., Palm & Perkins

Enjoy a leisurely Sunday afternoon stroll in The Elmwood and sample over 70 wines! Buy Tickets Online at www.ShopTheElmwood.com for a discount price of $25. If we do not sell out, cash-only tickets will be available for $35 on April 29 at the ticket table on the lawn next to Wells Fargo Bank on Ashby Ave. Sunday 1 PM, April 29, 2018 - Bring your ticket and ID to one of the check-in locations: Anton Salon, McGuire Real Estate, or the table…

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Surprise Me! How the Unexpected Powers Your Writing with Author Ann Jacobus

Date / Time:
April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

This is a Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators event, and it is open to the public. All writers are welcome! To reserve your seat, buy a ticket. We may crave order and predictability in our lives, but in stories and poetry, humans of all ages thrive on surprise. In fact, an area of our brains is hard-wired to derive pleasure from it. Why? Because the unexpected shakes up our assumptions. Employed well, it hooks and engages the reader, gives…

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Steak & Sagrantino

Date / Time:
April 30 @ 5:00 pm
Location:
Donato & Co., 2635 Ashby Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Donato & Co.

Where: Donato & Co., 2635 Ashby Ave. When: through May 15 In cooperation with the Montefalco Consortium in Italy, Donato & Co. is offering a special Steak & Sagrantino pairing through May 15. Sagrantino is a grape varietal native to Umbria, Italy. It's a little-known, small-production wine that's grown mostly in the scenic hills of Montefalco. This rich, high-tannin wine is hard to find in the U.S. and rarely available by the glass. At Donato & Co., adventurous wine drinkers have a wonderful opportunity to taste one of Italy's best-kept secrets, Sagrantino,…

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May 2018

Kwame Alexander presents Rebound, the prequel to Kwame Alexander’s Newbery Medal-winning The Crossover (2014).

Date / Time:
May 2 @ 6:00 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

  Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 6:00pm Rebound is a coming-of-age novel written in verse about basketball, family, and staying true to yourself. The main character, Charlie Bell, is the future father of Jordan and Josh in The Crossover. Set in the 1980's, Rebound also features stunning illustrations by award-winning graphic novel artist Dawud Anyabwile that compliment Charlie's love of comics. "An eminently satisfying story of family, recovery, and growing into manhood. "-- starred Kirkus review. For a guaranteed seat, please purchase a book in advance by…

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Indie Lens Pop-Up: Served Like a Girl

Date / Time:
May 2 @ 7:00 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

Indie Lens Pop-update Free Showing! Wed, May 2 7pm Director Lysa Heslov's powerful documentary, SERVED LIKE A GIRL, follows several American women who were wounded in action and are now transitioning from soldier to civilian after serving their country in Iraq and Afghanistan. Struggling with PTSD, homelessness, broken families, divorce, serious illness, and military sexual abuse, these remarkable women harness humor to adapt to the emotional, social and economic challenges they face, through the MS. VETERAN AMERICA competition. Balancing beauty…

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ZAN The Film

Date / Time:
May 3 @ 7:00 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

Tickets are free–To Reserve Your Seat Click HERE Zan is a documentary about the last of the Okinawan Dugong and the people who strive to protect them, located in the outstandingly beautiful and bio diverse Henoko, Oura bay, the Dugong is facing its last stand, its feeding grounds are threatened by the construction of a US Marine base. This film follows imageMILL's Yu Kisami as he brings us on a journey of discovery, aided by NGO NACJS we meet the people…

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Steven Zipperstein reading from Pogrom: Kishinev and the Tilt of History

Date / Time:
May 3 @ 7:30 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

"A splendid book that pinpoints the moment at the start of the twentieth century when exile in Europe turned deadly in a way that foretold the end of everything. It tells us the horror that occurred street by street, butchery by butchery--with gripping clarity and an admirable brevity."--Philip Roth Purchase a copy of Pogrom to reserve your seat by speaking to a bookseller or ordering from our website.

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Steak & Sagrantino

Date / Time:
May 7 @ 5:00 pm
Location:
Donato & Co., 2635 Ashby Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Donato & Co.

Where: Donato & Co., 2635 Ashby Ave. When: through May 15 In cooperation with the Montefalco Consortium in Italy, Donato & Co. is offering a special Steak & Sagrantino pairing through May 15. Sagrantino is a grape varietal native to Umbria, Italy. It's a little-known, small-production wine that's grown mostly in the scenic hills of Montefalco. This rich, high-tannin wine is hard to find in the U.S. and rarely available by the glass. At Donato & Co., adventurous wine drinkers have a wonderful opportunity to taste one of Italy's best-kept secrets, Sagrantino,…

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Mother’s Day at Donato & Co.

Date / Time:
May 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location:
Donato & Co., 2635 Ashby Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Donato & Co.

~ MOTHER’S DAY ~ Celebrate Mother's Day at Donato Enoteca Relax and enjoy our menu with family and friends! Mother’s Day Menu Coming Soon

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Steak & Sagrantino

Date / Time:
May 13 @ 5:00 pm
Location:
Donato & Co., 2635 Ashby Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Donato & Co.

A Special Menu now through May 15th! In cooperation with the Montefalco Consortium in Italy, Donato & Co. is offering a special Steak & Sagrantino pairing through May 15. Sagrantino is a grape varietal native to Umbria, Italy. It's a little-known, small-production wine that's grown mostly in the scenic hills of Montefalco. This rich, high-tannin wine is hard to find in the U.S. and rarely available by the glass. At Donato & Co., adventurous wine drinkers have a wonderful opportunity to taste one of Italy's best-kept secrets, Sagrantino, paired with…

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Macbeth

Date / Time:
May 15 @ 7:00 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

May 15, 17, 22 & 24 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE By William Shakespeare Directed by Rufus Norris Shakespeare's most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris (The Threepenny Opera, London Road), will see Rory Kinnear (Young Marx, Othello) and Anne-Marie Duff (Oil, Suffragette) return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness.

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Mark Greenside Reads from (not quite) Mastering the Art of French Living

Date / Time:
May 15 @ 7:30 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

Mark Greenside Reads from (not quite) Mastering the Art of French Living, a sequel of sorts to I'll Never Be French (no matter what I do), about which the San Francisco Chronicle wrote: "Imagine Larry David . . . spending a summer in a French village--against his will, of course--and you get some sense of what Mark Greenside goes through." Every year upon arriving in Plobien, the small Breton town where he spends his summers, Mark Greenside picks back up where he left off with his faux-pas-filled…

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Join Mrs. Dalloway’s and the Mediterranean Garden Society for a talk and signing by Jason Dewee’s on his just released book, Designing with Palms

Date / Time:
May 20 @ 3:00 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

Jason Dewees Join Mrs. Dalloway's and the Mediterranean Garden Society for a talk and signing by Jason Dewee's on his just released book, Designing with Palms (photography by Caitlin Atkinson). In this comprehensive guide, Dewees shares the many ways palms can transform courtyards, gardens and landscapes. Detailing the most important species and highlighted by striking photography, Designing with Palms imparts vital advice on making the most of these statement-making plants. "Contains virtually everything you need to know about these plants and their usage in gardens. This…

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Exhibition On Screen 17/18 Season: Vincent van Gogh A New Way of Seeing – Encore!

Date / Time:
May 23 @ 7:00 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

Wed, May 23 1 & 7pm  & Wed, June 6 4pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE Perhaps more than any other artist, Van Gogh's life has long captured the imagination of storytellers. Delving deep into his fascinating and sometimes deeply troubled world comes this definitive, award-winning documentary directed by David Bickerstaff. Showcasing Van Gogh's iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum, this EXHIBITION ON SCREEN favourite from Season 2 makes a…

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Ted Scheinman reads from Camp Austen

Date / Time:
May 24 @ 7:30 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

Ted Scheinman reads from Camp Austen: My Life as an Accidental Jane Austen Superfan. Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 7:30pm

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June 2018

Bolshoi Ballet 17/18 Season: Coppelia

Date / Time:
June 13 @ 7:00 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

Wed, June 13 1 & 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE The Bolshoi's stunning production of the humorous 19th century classic.

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Katharine Dion Launch celebration for her debut novel, The Dependents

Date / Time:
June 19 @ 7:30 pm
Location:
Mrs. Dalloways Bookstore, 2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Mrs. Dalloway's

Katharine Dion: Launch celebration for her debut novel, The Dependents, a wise and lyrical debut novel about a new widower confronting the truth about his long marriage. "A marvel of a novel. With great subtlety and tact, it evokes the love, devotion, and sadness that bind a grieving father to his troubled daughter. Its cumulative power comes from the depth of Dion’s entry into her characters and the vividness of her prose that brings them to life. The Dependents is one of the best debut novels I’ve…

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July 2018

Exhibition On Screen 17/18 Season: I, Claude Monet – Encore!

Date / Time:
July 11 @ 7:00 pm
Location:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
Participating Merchants:
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

Wed, July 11 1 & 7pm & Wed, July 25 4pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE After premiering in Season 4 of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN, I, Claude Monet is back by popular demand, revealing the heart and soul of arguably the world's most loved artist. Told through Monet's own words and shot on location at the very spots he painted, the film features his most loved paintings in an unforgettable, immersive art experience.

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