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SCPL News & Announcements - Posts Tagged 'Teens'



Bioluminescence
Jellyfish Light & Flashing Neurons

What is Bioluminescence? Why do so many animals glow? This talk will give a broad overview of the enigmatic glowing ...

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Posted by ann on July 24, 2016 at 8:24 a.m.

Bring the whole family to our annual celebration of reading and the conclusion of the Summer Reading Program! We've had a great time playing ...

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Posted by phippsa on July 18, 2016 at 12:26 p.m.

The Science of Handwriting. . .

Did you know that when you write in cursive, three areas of your brain light up? These areas affect reading, speech ...

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Posted by phippsa on June 1, 2016 at 9:49 a.m.

Game On: READ!

The 2016 Summer Reading Program begins June 1st!
Game On: READ is a summer library program for everyone. Little ones through age ...

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Posted by phippsa on May 27, 2016 at 9:54 a.m.

All chess enthusiasts aged 6-18 are invited to participate in the Aptos Library Kids Chess Tournament. This annual tradition, now in its 14th year, is ...

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Posted by phippsa on May 16, 2016 at 7:41 a.m.

Free Audiobooks for Teens
All Summer Long!

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Starting May 5th 2016, SYNC will give away two ...

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Posted by phippsa on April 28, 2016 at 11:30 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: Citizen Science: Bioluminescence Jellyfish Lights & Flashing Neurons, originally scheduled for Thursday April 7, 6:30- 8:00pm at the Downtown Library

HAS BEEN ...

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Posted by phippsa on April 6, 2016 at 12:17 p.m.

Join us this Sunday afternoon for a unique cinema experience enjoying "hidden gems." This ongoing film screening and discussion group meets every first Sunday of ...

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Posted by phippsa on March 30, 2016 at 12:51 p.m.

Join Oka for an interactive workshop in Balinese dance and music. Learn basic dance movements, experience Kechak - the Monkey Chant, explore the music of the ...

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Posted by phippsa on March 11, 2016 at 8:02 a.m.

Find your Community...

Expand and deepen your community in the library!

Programs for Adults

  • Join one of our many Book Clubs at branches throughout the ...
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Posted by phippsa on March 10, 2016 at 7 a.m.

Explore your Creativity
Every Wednesday Afternoon
at the Scotts Valley Library!

Activities will rotate through the month, starting with:

  • Film Critics Society • 1st Wednesdays
  • Film-Making ...
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Posted by phippsa on Feb. 11, 2016 at 8:03 a.m.

Cybersecurity is stronger when we all do our part to keep the internet safe. Whether you are a business owner, a parent, a child, a ...

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Posted by phippsa on Jan. 18, 2016 at 8:59 a.m.

Libros Nuevos! New Books!

En los próximos meses SCPL va a recibir una maravillosa variedad de nuevos títulos en español. Estos son títulos publicados en ...

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Posted by phippsa on Jan. 5, 2016 at 7:54 a.m.

The California Moray Eel:
Its Role in the Underwater Ecosystem

Thursday, December 3rd • 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Scotts Valley Library, 251 Kings Village Rd., SV ...

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Posted by phippsa on Dec. 1, 2015 at 8:03 a.m.

More tickets added for SoVoSó! Plus Nutz RE-Mixed Dress Rehearsal Performance added!

Tandy Beal and Company is once again offering library cardholders free admission to ...

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Posted by phippsa on Nov. 9, 2015 at 7:19 a.m.

Join us in the creative frenzy of NaNoWriMo, the most fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing! Write the first draft of a 50,000 word ...

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Posted by phippsa on Nov. 9, 2015 at 7:18 a.m.

Homework Help is available free to all students under 18 years of age. No appointment is needed. Just drop-in to any of these branches Sept ...

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Posted by phippsa on Oct. 19, 2015 at 9:48 a.m.

NEW Program!

R.E.A.D. is the Santa Cruz Public Libraries’ new reading comprehension program for students grades 2-12. Students receive 30 minutes of ...

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Posted by phippsa on Sept. 25, 2015 at 3:35 p.m.

Teens interested in traveling to Shingu, Japan in Spring of 2016 are invited to this informational presentation by the Santa Cruz Sister Cities Committee. The ...

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Posted by phippsa on Aug. 28, 2015 at 10:29 a.m.

Our annual celebration of reading and the conclusion of the Summer Reading Program is sure to be a fun day for the entire family. We ...

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Posted by phippsa on July 23, 2015 at 8:03 a.m.

All Ages Dance Party

Friday • July 24 • 5-7pm
Scotts Valley Branch • Outdoor Patio

Kuzanga Marimba’s interlocking melodies and rhythms are rooted in thousand-year old ...

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Posted by phippsa on July 21, 2015 at 7:57 a.m.

Come and listen to your favorite marches, folk music, show tunes, and more at the San Lorenzo Valley Community Band's annual free concert at ...

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Posted by phippsa on June 25, 2015 at 8:42 a.m.

Join Perry Yan for a 30 minute magic show the whole family will enjoy! Using a unique combination of sleight of hand, clean comedy, and ...

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Posted by phippsa on June 25, 2015 at 8:42 a.m.

A cultural experience with drumming and dancing, Village Rhythms is guaranteed fun for all ages! Founder of Village Rhythms, visionary and teacher/mentor of the ...

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Posted by phippsa on June 15, 2015 at 12:30 a.m.

Learn how to make elaborate sand castles from Kirk Rademaker, a Master Builder known as the sand Guy. Bring the whole family for this fun ...

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Posted by phippsa on June 2, 2015 at 7:59 a.m.

Make a life mask of your child or grandchild that you can take home and decorate together. A wonderful way to commemorate a summer of ...

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Posted by phippsa on June 2, 2015 at 6 a.m.

Join Master Gardener Marcia Anderson from the University of California Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners of the Monterey Bay for this free and informative discussion. Learn ...

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Posted by phippsa on May 28, 2015 at 8:16 a.m.

Come join the fun at our annual Youth Chess Tournament, Saturday May 16th hosted by our resident Master Dana MacKenzie. Dana teaches our weekly chess ...

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Posted by phippsa on May 14, 2015 at 7:32 a.m.

Read to the Rhythm!

Our annual Summer Reading Program gets started June 1st! Kids (infant thru age 18) may sign-up to read (or listen) and ...

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Posted by phippsa on May 3, 2015 at 8:55 a.m.

The California Highway Patrol offers driver safety programs for both Teens and Mature Drivers. Join Brad Sadek, Public Information Officer for the CHP in one ...

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Posted by phippsa on April 10, 2015 at 10:20 a.m.

Want to explore a career where you use your hands?
Not sure going to a university is right for you?
Want to explore careers through ...

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Posted by phippsa on April 1, 2015 at 8:52 a.m.

Drop-in for Minecraft Wednesdays to:

  • Learn about using resources, making tools and building
  • All levels of experience are welcome
  • Kids ages 8-18 are invited

Wednesdays ...

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Posted by phippsa on April 1, 2015 at 8:51 a.m.

Drop-in for Minecraft Wednesdays to:

  • Learn about using resources, making tools and building
  • All levels of experience are welcome
  • Kids ages 8-18 are invited

Wednesdays ...

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Posted by phippsa on March 27, 2015 at 1:53 p.m.

Join Sarah Kienle, biologist and PhD student at UCSC who studies (and loves!) marine mammals. In this month's installment of the Citizen Science series ...

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Posted by phippsa on March 15, 2015 at 12:30 a.m.

Discover & Go...to the
First Saturday Family Concert Series

Tandy Beal and Company is giving library cardholders free admission to their First Saturday Family Concert ...

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Posted by cowend on March 3, 2015 at 5:06 p.m.

Discover & Go...to the
First Saturday Family Concert Series

Tandy Beal and Company is giving library cardholders free admission to their First Saturday Family Concert ...

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Posted by phippsa on Feb. 3, 2015 at 7:34 a.m.

Learn to Stay Safe Online

Stop. Think. Connect.

Cybersecurity is stronger when we all do our part to keep the internet safe. Whether you are ...

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Posted by phippsa on Dec. 9, 2014 at 11 a.m.

Ace the Permit Practice Test -- SCPL is proud to present FREE online California driver’s permit practice tests. Just visit http://scpl.driving-tests.org/california ...

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Posted by teeterj on June 5, 2014 at 9:45 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.

Want to play in the library after the doors are locked? Join us for the 2nd National Teen Lock-In on August 2 at the Scotts ...

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Posted by teeterj on July 23, 2013 at 12:29 p.m.

 

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