Library to serve up tasty offerings

This summer, the Burlingame Public Library seasonal reading program focuses on food and wine.

The “Literary Tastings” Thursday movie night program begins June 19 and runs through July 24. All screenings are at 7 p.m. in the Lane Community Room at the lbrary, 480 Primose Road. Here’s the lineup:

June 19: “Big Night”

June 26: “Babette’s Feast”

July 3: “Sideways”

July 10: “Mostly Martha”

July 17: “Chocolat”

July 24: “Eat Drink Man Woman”

The Literary Tasting program isn’t limited to films. The following programs feature guest speakers:

– Home beer brewing with San Francisco Brewcraft at 2 p.m. June 21

– “Food: Your Best Medicine” at 7 p.m. June 25 with therapeutic chef Karen Diggs

– “Write that Cookbook!” at 7 p.m. June 30 with Dianne Jacob

– “Cool Cuisine: Taking the Bite out of Global Warming” at 7 p.m. July 7 with personal chef and author Laura Stec

– “From Kitchen to Computer: Developing Recipes for Publication” at 7 p.m. July 23 with cookbook writer Peggy Fallon

– “If Robert Mondavi Can Make Wine, So Can You!” at 2 p.m. July 26 with wine writer and homemade winemaker Tim Patterson

– “Cupcake Fun” at 7 p.m. July 28 with Nancy Kux

– “Croissant Tasting” at 7 p.m. July 30 with the San Francisco Baking Institute

For details, call (650) 558-7444 or visit www.burlingame.org/library.

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