We're happy to note that Dave Weinstein – a resident author, lecturer for the El Cerrito Historical Society and occasional contributor to El Cerrito Patch – will give an illustrated presentation tonight, Thursday, at the El Cerrito Library: "Gambling Halls to City of Homes.”
The free presentation is sponsored by the . Refreshments will be served at 7:15 with the talk beginning at 7:30.
The announcement for the event says,
"Friends of El Cerrito Library present a delightful and informative look at El Cerrito history in an evening program by Dave Weinstein, journalist and author of 'Berkeley Rocks' and other publications, Thursday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m., El Cerrito Library, 6510 Stockton Ave., El Cerrito.
"Weinstein’s illustrated talk will show some of the city’s earliest homes, some of its quirkiest and some of its most trend-setting modern houses from the 1950s and ‘60s.
"The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served starting at 7:15 in the evening.
"For more information www.ccclib.org (click on Friends/click on El Cerrito)