Calendar of Events - July 2013 @ the Downtown Branch



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July 1, 2013

(6:30 PM-8:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Library Joint Powers Board Meeting. View the Current Agenda.
View similar upcoming events: Board Meetings

July 2, 2013

(2:00 PM-3:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Science crafts & activities from common household materials. Space is limited and registration is required - sign up now!
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Summer Reading, Arts & Crafts

July 4, 2013

(8:00 AM-8:00 PM)
Location: All Branches
All branches will be closed Thursday, July 4th for the Independence Day Holiday.
View similar upcoming events: Holidays

July 6, 2013

(10:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Bring out the poet within. In the poetry circle we'll write new works in a supportive and fun environment. All levels and ages are encouraged. Led by Magdalena Montagne.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, EXPLORE series

July 7, 2013

(1:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Sign up for a computer coach to help you get familiar with tech basics! Our volunteer computer wizard will help you navigate such unfamiliar territory as learning how to set up an email account, creating passwords, searching the internet, completing online applications and more. By appointment; sign-up sheets for 30-minute sessions will be available at the Reference Desk.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

July 9, 2013

(2:00 PM-3:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Learn how to make your own kites for flying on the beach.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Summer Reading, Arts & Crafts

July 10, 2013

(1:00 PM-2:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Random and ever changing crafts for kids.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Summer Reading, Arts & Crafts

July 11, 2013

(10:30 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
A forty-five minute program incorporating books, songs, and a craft for children 2 to 5 years old.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Early Literacy

(11:45 AM-1:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Sell to the World, Part One (eBay) is part of the Small Business Brown Bag Series, a collection of free, hour-long workshops designed to support small businesses. Bring your lunch and join us in the upstairs meeting room at the Downtown Branch Library for these great seminars. Pre-registration is required.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Business Workshops

July 13, 2013

(10:00 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Trained therapy dogs will be available at the Library to be attentive, non-judgmental reading partners for children reading aloud. Children have individual 20-minute time slots to sit with a dog and read.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Early Literacy, Tales to Tails

(2:00 PM-3:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Children's chess instruction with Gjon Feinstein for students up to 18 years old.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids

July 15, 2013

(6:30 PM-8:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
UCSC professor Michael Warren will be discussing the plays of the summer Shakespeare Santa Cruz season: The Taming of the Shrew and Henry V.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Summer Reading for Adults

July 16, 2013

(7:00 PM-9:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Three New Yorkers answer a craigslist ad and try a vegan diet for six weeks. A comedic look at their journey and an overview of the health, environmental, and animal welfare benefits. Part of the Food for Thought! 2013 Summer Film Series.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Films, Programs for Adults, Summer Reading for Adults

July 17, 2013

(1:00 PM-2:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Random and ever changing crafts for kids, ages 3 - 10.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Summer Reading, Arts & Crafts

(4:00 PM-5:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Do you want to know more about your computer than how to turn it on? On the third Wednesday of each month seniors gather to share what they know, don't know, and want to know about computers. The groups is led by computer instructor, David Shaw, and topics are chosen by the group. Beginners are welcome.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

July 18, 2013

(10:30 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
A forty-five minute program incorporating books, songs, and a craft for children 2 to 5 years old.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Early Literacy

(12:10 PM-12:50 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Munching with Mozart and Friends is a free monthly noontime concert series at the Downtown Branch. Join us at 12:10 to hear July 4th Favorites with William Kenville on piano.
View similar upcoming events: Music, Programs for Adults, Programs for Families

(1:00 PM-2:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
The Downtown Library Book Discussion Group will read Spartina by John Casey for its July 18th selection. The group meets every third Thursday at 1pm. All over 18 years old are welcome. We meet in the Small Conference Room on the 1st floor of the library. For more information, call (831) 427-7713.
View similar upcoming events: Book Groups-Adult, Programs for Adults

July 20, 2013

(10:00 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Trained therapy dogs will be available at the Library to be attentive, non-judgmental reading partners for children reading aloud. Children have individual 20-minute time slots to sit with a dog and read.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Early Literacy, Tales to Tails

(1:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Come watch local teen talent storm the stage at the Downtown Library.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Music, Programs for Kids, Programs for Families, Programs for Teens, Summer Reading

July 21, 2013

(10:30 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Do you need help checking out materials for your Kindle, Nook, iPad, Android, or other device? Come to our eBooks and More class and we’ll show you how it’s done! All ages and knowledge levels welcome. (Come to the front door of the library at 10:30 and we will be watching to let you in. The library is closed at that time.)
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

(1:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Sign up for a computer coach to help you get familiar with tech basics! Our volunteer computer wizard will help you navigate such unfamiliar territory as learning how to set up an email account, creating passwords, searching the internet, completing online applications and more. By appointment; sign-up sheets for 30-minute sessions will be available at the Reference Desk.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

July 22, 2013

(6:30 PM-8:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
LJPB Finance Subcommittee Meeting
View similar upcoming events: Board Meetings

July 23, 2013

(2:00 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Bored with your backpack? Want something new to carry your books? Come in and decorate a new canvas book bag (bag provided). Children under 9 yr. will need an adult to help them. Registration is required. Sign up now!
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens, Summer Reading, Arts & Crafts

(7:00 PM-9:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
A Manhattan family attempts to reduce their environmental impact to zero for a year, primarily through diet, energy use, and no garbage. Part of the Food for Thought! 2013 Summer Film Series.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Films, Programs for Adults, Summer Reading for Adults

July 24, 2013

(1:00 PM-2:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Random and ever changing crafts for kids ages 3 - 10.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Summer Reading, Arts & Crafts

July 25, 2013

(10:30 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
A forty-five minute program incorporating books, songs, and a craft for children 2 to 5 years old.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Early Literacy

July 27, 2013

(10:00 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Trained therapy dogs will be available at the Library to be attentive, non-judgmental reading partners for children reading aloud. Children have individual 20-minute time slots to sit with a dog and read.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Early Literacy, Tales to Tails

(2:00 PM-3:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Children's chess instruction with Gjon Feinstein for students up to 18 years old.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens

July 30, 2013

(7:00 PM-9:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
An investigation of hunger in America, where 1 in 6 Americans don't have enough food. 80% of people on food stamps are working. What you can do about it. Part of the Food for Thought! 2013 Summer Film Series.
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Films, Programs for Adults, Summer Reading for Adults

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