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SCPL News & Announcements - Posts Tagged 'Santa Cruz'



What is the VHP? Are you a veteran of any conflict--or do you live with a veteran who has a story to tell? Come to ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 28, 2014 at 11:45 a.m.

A Community Responds to the Events in Ferguson, MO

In response to a series of community inquiries of the library after the shooting of Michael ...

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Posted by teeterj on Sept. 28, 2014 at 8 a.m.

We'd like to hear your story. Consider participating in the Veteran's History project.

What is the Veterans History Project?
The United States Congress ...

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Posted by teeterj on March 23, 2014 at 8 a.m.

Bring your family for a free afternoon of bird fun! Learn about backyard habitats and the birds that nest in Santa Cruz County. Find out ...

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Posted by teeterj on March 17, 2014 at 9 a.m.

Due to exceptionally dry conditions, the Governor has declared a state-wide drought emergency and called on all citizens to cut back their water use by ...

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Posted by teeterj on Feb. 14, 2014 at 12:30 p.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.

This February, we have two very different art programs showing at our Scotts Valley and Downtown Branches.

Flower Power is the latest exhibit in the ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 22, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.

Did you know that the Santa Cruz Public Libraries helps you learn about local plants and animals that are endangered or threatened? Find the Endangered ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 17, 2014 at 7:30 a.m.

Your photos can become part of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries’ Local History Photo Gallery. Let’s tell the world the unique story of our ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 2, 2014 at 10 a.m.

Share your story about life in Santa Cruz County by helping us build the local history archive. Bring in your family's historical photos taken ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 23, 2013 at 3:30 p.m.

Covered California at the Library on 12/11

Certified educators from Covered California (obamacare) will be tabling at two branches on Wednesday December 11. People ...

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Posted by teeterj on Oct. 2, 2013 at noon

The Santa Cruz Public Libraries (SCPL) and Santa Cruz Rehearsal Studios (SCRS) are working together on a project to expand access to local music in ...

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Posted by teeterj on June 28, 2013 at 3 p.m.

Santa Cruz-based company Mobile Ranger has created a new iPhone/iPad app offering a mobile tour of West Cliff Drive and the north Coast of ...

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Posted by ann on May 30, 2013 at 1 p.m.

We're thrilled with the response so far to this year's NEA Sponsored Big Read! We're continuing to delve into the work of ...

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

On Feb. 26, 2013 in the City of Santa Cruz, Sgt. Butch Baker and Officer Elizabeth Butler were killed in the line of duty. In ...

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Posted by teeterj on March 4, 2013 at 8:15 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 library is participating in a coat drive in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Help spread Dr. King’s civic spirit by donating ...

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Posted by teeterj on Jan. 14, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

We're starting December off with a bang! We've got not one but two great booksales going on Saturday December 1st. The Friends of ...

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Posted by teeterj on Nov. 28, 2012 at 10 a.m.

It was an exciting morning at the Downtown branch! The Space Shuttle Endeavor flew over Santa Cruz this morning on its way from Edwards Air ...

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Posted by teeterj on Sept. 21, 2012 at 1:30 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.

National Library Week is coming up soon, from April 8 through the 14th. To celebrate, county residents are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to ...

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Posted by teeterj on March 26, 2012 at 9:09 a.m.

Community Television of Santa Cruz County will air their video production of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries' 3rd Annual Teen Battle of the Bands. If ... [Read More]

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Posted by teeterj on Aug. 19, 2011 at 9 a.m.

Over 700 people enjoyed Saturday's 3rd annual Teen Battle of the Bands--and even more who couldn't be there in person watched a live ...

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Posted by teeterj on July 25, 2011 at 1:05 p.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.

How has the Library changed your life or helped your community?

Share your story here!

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Posted by ann on April 22, 2010 at 11:40 a.m.

Keep up on the latest news and events! Become a fan of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries on Facebook and follow SantaCruzPL on Twitter.

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Posted by ann on Feb. 9, 2010 at 10:53 a.m.

We've added a new album to the Local History Photograph Collection to commemorate the 20 year anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake. The album ...

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Posted by strickere on Nov. 20, 2009 at 12:49 p.m.

The Santa Cruz Public Libraries (SCPL) is joining with local bookstores to put materials on library shelves and support local businesses. Library supporters can buy ...

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Posted by ann on Sept. 21, 2009 at 4:49 p.m.

We've added several new articles to the Local History Articles section of our website. The articles, by local authors Barry Brown and Paul Tutwiler ...

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Posted by strickere on Aug. 5, 2009 at 4:47 p.m.

 

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