The East Bay Today: April 30, 2008


Today's Top Event: El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros at the Berkeley Public Library's West Branch.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Celebrating Creative Music II: An Afrocentric Perspective. Hosted by India Cooke. Panelists include Dr. David Bernstein, Melanie Berzon, Greg Bridges, Dr. Karlton Hester, Roscoe Mitchell, Angela Wellman, and Andrew Rosehnthal. At Mills College Ensemble Room.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critics recommend: Bella Roma Pizza in Martinez.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Latin dance group Orquesta Bakan performs at the Shattuck Down Low for only $10 (students $5), including a pre-performance salsa dance lesson.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out the "last lecture."

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