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Wednesday October 18, 2017
9:30 AMToddler Time (Main Library)

TODDLER STORYTIME: Stories, rhymes and romps for ages 1-3

Just the right pace for you and your totally nonstop toddler up to age 3, we’ll enjoy stories, songs and active rhymes, followed by a play time. We offer duplicate sessions at 9:30am and 10:30am, so please choose just one to attend. This storytime takes place in the ESTUDILLO ROOM of the Main Library.

10:30 AMToddler Time (Main Library)

TODDLER STORYTIME: Stories, rhymes and romps for ages 1-3

Just the right pace for you and your totally nonstop toddler up to age 3, we’ll enjoy stories, songs and active rhymes, followed by a play time. We offer duplicate sessions at 9:30am and 10:30am, so please choose just one to attend. This storytime takes place in the ESTUDILLO ROOM of the Main Library.

1:30 PMPreschool Storytime (Main Library)

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: Stories, songs and play for preschoolers (and up)

Designed for children ages 3-6, our preschool storytime features longer picture books, plus plenty of flannel boards, puppets and songs. We explore a different theme each week with books and crafts to help with emerging literacy and fine motor skills, followed by a play time.

This program takes place in the ESTUDILLO ROOM at the Main Library.


2:00 PMRock-Solid Reader Book Club

For kids ages 9-13 years. Practice your reading skills, meet a new friend or find your next book! Advance registration required.

2:30 PMDub Club

Teens! Are you looking for something fun to do after school on Wednesdays? Join Dub Club at the Main Library from 2:30-4:30 pm in the Karp room. There will be snacks, games, and more! This program is for teens in grades 6-12.

7:00 PMFamily Fun Night: Halloween Adventure Theater (Main Library)

Join us for a Halloween-Themed Improv Theater! Adventure Theater is an improvised play that casts you as the star of the show. Audience members provide the sound effects, become the scenery, suggest exciting plot twists, and even jump up on stage to improvise right along with the cast!

All ages are welcome at this Family Fun Night. Doors open at 6:50pm and the show begins at 7:00pm. Refreshments served after the show, and costumes are welcome! Questions? Please call 577-3960.


Thursday October 19, 2017
10:00 AMSenior Commission
The Senior Commission advises the City Council on matters relating to the status and condition of senior citizens within the City, assesses and reports to the council on the social, health and other needs of senior citizens and recommends methods of meeting such needs. The Commission has nine members who serve four-year terms. The Senior Commission meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 10:00 a.m. in the Senior Community Center, Located at 13909 East 14th Street.
10:30 AMPatty Cakes (Manor Br)

Preschool story time for children ages 2-5. No registration required.

4:00 PMTechno Drop In

Do you have a tech device and need help using it? The Tech Drop In Lab, the Library's free technology help program, will be held Thursday, May 4, 4 PM to 6 PM on the first floor of the Main Library.

The Tech Drop In Lab is designed for all ages and offers assistance using cell phones; tablets; laptops; operating systems; the Library's downloadable ebook collection, and Zinio, the Library's digital magazine service. The library has trained volunteers ready to offer one-on-one assistance. All sessions are drop-in with no reservation necessary.

Those seeking assistance are asked to bring in their tech device; power cords; manuals; and account usernames and passwords. For more information, please call the Main Library Information Desk at (510) 577-3971.




Saturday October 21, 2017
1:00 PMHalloween Costume Swap & Craft-ernoon (Main Library)

Halloween Costume Swap ▪ Saturday, October 21 ▪ 1pm to 4pm

Bring your previously worn Halloween costume and trade it in for something different! We’ll also have Halloween-themed crafts and a horror-gami paper folding station! Drop off clean, gently used donations to the Main Library starting Oct. 1st. Questions? Please call 577-3960.

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