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The SCPL website and catalog will be unavailable on Monday, February 17th during the President’s Day closure. SCPL online catalog and My Account functions ...

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Posted by teeterj on Feb. 14, 2014 at 7:30 a.m.

Certified Covered California Trainers will be at various Library branches in February and March to offer one-on-one help to answer questions about your specific situation ...

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Posted by teeterj on Feb. 10, 2014 at 3 p.m.

Celebrate love and Presidents’ Day with Willing Suspension Armchair Theater’s new production The Tye More Binding: Letters of John and Abigail Adams. Susan Sturn ...

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Posted by teeterj on Feb. 3, 2014 at 8 a.m.

Tax season is here once again. For links to state and federal tax forms, see our Tax Forms and Information page. Project SCOUT is also ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 24, 2014 at 3 p.m.

UPDATE 1/21: All services restored! The book drop is once again functional.

UPDATE 1/16: All services restored except the book drop.

The Garfield ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 13, 2014 at 6 a.m.

The library will be closed to observe the winter holidays as follows:

All branches except Felton and Garfield Park will close at 2:00 PM ...

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Posted by teeterj on Dec. 23, 2013 at 8 a.m.

Willing Suspension Armchair Theater will be presenting "Dickens' Bleak House: Jo the Crossing Sweeper" -- an exploration of Victorian society through readings from Bleak House.

Downtown ...

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Posted by teeterj on Dec. 6, 2013 at 6 p.m.

The SCPL website and catalog will be unavailable on Friday, November 29th. The SCPL online catalog and My Account functions will be affected as well ...

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Posted by teeterj on Nov. 26, 2013 at 7:30 a.m.

The Live Oak Library is hosting an art display by the Harbor High School Art Department Nov. 2 through Dec. 31, 2013. The show features ...

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Posted by teeterj on Nov. 18, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.

Why wait weeks for that best seller when it could be your lucky day? The Lucky Day Collection features popular titles you've been waiting ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 30, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

The Scotts Valley Library's popular "Art in the Library" program presents a new show starting on November 2. Featuring the work of seven local ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 30, 2013 at 8 a.m.

Library Staff member Howie Kimel performs "You Are Too Beautiful", a 1932 composition by Rodgers and Hart. Find your song in our sheet music collection ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 1, 2013 at 10 a.m.

Have you seen the article on SantaCruz.com, How to Get the Most out of the Library? It gives a nice overview of some of ...

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Posted by teeterj on Sept. 20, 2013 at 8 a.m.

The Scotts Valley Library’s ‘Art in the Library’ program is busy with preparations to showcase eight local, diverse, well-traveled photographers in its next installation ...

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Posted by teeterj on Aug. 12, 2013 at 10 a.m.

Beginning this Sunday, August 11, we'll have twice as many computer coaching hours available! Volunteer-led computer coaching will be available on the 1st through ...

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Posted by teeterj on Aug. 6, 2013 at 3 p.m.

More than 250 people have participated in this year's Libraries Inside Out project by submitting their art/poetry/musings about HOME. Join us this ...

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Posted by teeterj on July 30, 2013 at 9 a.m.

Advocate for California Libraries

It's National Library Week -- a great time to write your legislators and let them know how important libraries are to ...

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Posted by teeterj on April 16, 2013 at 9 a.m.

Thinking about volunteering at the Library? We have a range of opportunities available.

We're currently looking for helpers for the new Adopt-a-Shelf program at ...

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Posted by teeterj on April 1, 2013 at 10 a.m.

Join us as we celebrate local artists at our Downtown and Scotts Valley Branches.

First Friday is coming to the Downtown Branch on February 1st ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 31, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.

The Boulder Creek Branch will be closed on Friday January 18th and Saturday January 19th for necessary building maintenance. The branch will reopen at the ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 11, 2013 at 3 p.m.

The holidays are upon us! All library branches will be closed December 24th and 25th for the Christmas holiday, and on December 31st and January ...

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Posted by teeterj on Dec. 21, 2012 at 10 a.m.

Did you know about the library's extensive sheet music database? Our sheet music collection is housed in the Downtown branch and contains more than ...

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Posted by teeterj on Dec. 18, 2012 at 3 p.m.

Here is the new storytime schedule, starting September 10th and running through December 2012.

Toddler Storytimes... for toddlers 1-3 years
Monday10:30am    Aptos427-7702 ...
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Posted by teeterj on Sept. 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.

The Santa Cruz Public Library System will have expanded hours starting September 10th! The new branch hours will be:

Aptos
SUN MON TUES WED THURS ...
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Posted by teeterj on Aug. 27, 2012 at 10 a.m.

Libraries Inside Out has arrived at the Downtown Library Branch! Volunteers from all over the Santa Cruz area are hanging huge black and white portraits ...

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Posted by teeterj on Aug. 3, 2012 at 2 p.m.

Thanks to everyone who participated, our Kickstarter campaign was a success! 65 contributors helped us raise $5150 to help fund our public art project.

Libraries ...

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Posted by teeterj on July 24, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.

Update: Our Kickstarter campaign was a success! Find out more about our project at www.librariesinsideout.com/.

This August during First Friday activities the exterior ...

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Posted by teeterj on June 20, 2012 at 9:30 a.m.

You can now reserve Library Meeting Rooms directly from our website, using the Book It Now buttons available on the Meeting Rooms page or on ...

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Posted by teeterj on March 6, 2012 at 9 a.m.

Did you know you can make an appointment with a member of our Reference Team? It's easy -- just call Reference Services at (831) 427-7713 ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 23, 2012 at 11 a.m.

Increased branch hours begin January 3rd! A preview of the new schedule is below.

In addition to increased open hours, there will be a lot ...

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Posted by teeterj on Dec. 27, 2011 at 11 a.m.

There will be special hours for December and January, as we celebrate the holiday. Here are the planned schedules for all our branches:

Aptos, Branciforte ...
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Posted by teeterj on Dec. 19, 2011 at 10 a.m.

Our new catalog system is now live! The new system lets you customize your account and online search experience. Take a look around, and check ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 25, 2011 at 11 a.m.

Do you have two hours a week to help a student succeed? Become a Homework Helper with the Santa Cruz Public Libraries! Tutors should be ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 5, 2011 at 2 p.m.

The Santa Cruz Public Library System will be rolling out a new Catalog System this October! We're very excited about what the new system ...

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Posted by teeterj on Sept. 20, 2011 at 11 a.m.

The Aptos Branch Library of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries will be closed from Monday, August 15 through Thursday, August 18, 2011 for mold removal ...

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Posted by teeterj on Aug. 8, 2011 at 8:49 a.m.

What is life? And how can it be better lived? TEDGlobal 2011 will be a celebration of life, in all its forms. TEDxSantaCruz is hosting ... [Read More]

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Posted by teeterj on July 7, 2011 at 5:02 p.m.

Sign ups begin today for the Summer Reading Program! The program officially begins on Monday, June 13. Children, teens, and adults can track their reading ... [Read More]

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Posted by teeterj on June 7, 2011 at 9:07 a.m.

Heather Norquist - 2011 Barbara Bricmont Award

Youth Services Librarian, Heather Norquist, has been awarded the 2011 Barbara Bricmont award by the Santa Cruz County Reading ...

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Posted by teeterj on May 24, 2011 at 6:15 p.m.

The security issues on the new public internet PCs at the Central and Capitola branches have now been resolved and the terminals are back in ...

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Posted by ann on April 20, 2011 at 3:41 p.m.

The Final Task Force Report to the Library Joint Powers Board on Financially Sustainable Service Models has been submitted. The entire document is available here ...

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Posted by ann on Jan. 31, 2011 at 12:07 p.m.

Free after school tutoring will be available to students ages 6 through 18 at the Branciforte library branch on Wednesdays from 2:00pm - 4:30pm ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 18, 2011 at 12:09 p.m.

In January 2011, our new literacy program, Tales to Tails, will launch. Children can sign up for a private twenty-minute slot to read to an ...

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Posted by ann on Dec. 27, 2010 at 8 a.m.

Starting Saturday, October 16 Library branches will be open for a few more hours each week!

The new hours will be as follows:

Aptos # Hours ...
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Posted by teeterj on Sept. 30, 2010 at 3:26 p.m.

Effective July 21, 2010, new phone numbers for the Central Branch, Library Administration, and all System-Wide Services take effect. New phone numbers for all branch ...

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Posted by cowend on July 21, 2010 at 11:36 a.m.

The La Selva Beach Branch Library will begin its schedule of increased hours on June 22, 2010. Branch open hours will increase by 6 hours ...

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Posted by cowend on June 14, 2010 at 5:13 p.m.

Visitors to the Scotts Valley Branch Library will be treated to a special display during the next month and a half.

From now through June ...

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Posted by ann on May 6, 2010 at 11:29 a.m.

We may have a job for you! The Aptos Branch has an immediate need for the following:

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Posted by ann on April 14, 2010 at 12:35 p.m.

Architectural drawings are now available for viewing. These renderings, created by Group 4 Architects, can be viewed at the Scotts Valley Chapter of the Friends ...

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Posted by cowend on April 8, 2010 at 1:57 p.m.

Effective October 20 the La Selva Beach Branch will be open Tuesdays 3-7 pm instead of 1-5 pm. This is in response to requests from ... [Read More]

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Posted by ann on Oct. 14, 2009 at 10:06 a.m.

 

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