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LFFA & LJPA Board Meetings

Thursday, August 5 (9:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Room: Online

Libraries Facilities Financing Authority (LFFA) and Library Joint Powers Authority (LJPA) Board meetings

Panelists are: Jamie Goldstein, Chair; Martin Bernal, Vice Chair; Tina Friend, Director; Carlos Palacios, Director; Nicole Coburn, Alternate Director for Carlos Palacios. Library Staff: Susan Nemitz, Director; and Eric Howard, Assistant Director; Helga Smith - Board Clerk

When: Aug 5, 2021 09:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: LFFA & LJPA Board Meetings

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://zoom.us/j/92590609803
Or iPhone one-tap :
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Or Telephone:
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Webinar ID: 925 9060 9803
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Wings Birth Certificate Office Hours

Thursday, August 5 (10:30 AM - 12:00 PM)
Location: Downtown

Wings Homeless Advocates offers open office hours take place inside the Life Literacies Center, located in the Downtown Santa Cruz Library on Thursdays, 10:30am - 12:00pm. Wings provides free birth certificates and notary services for people experiencing homelessness. For more information about this service, contact Wings at id@wingsadvocacy.org or leave a voicemail at 831-291-5096.

Walk-ins welcome, everyone served on a first come, first served basis No other services will be available at this time Physical distancing and masks (or face coverings) will be required to participate


Nature Journaling: Workshop with Melinda Nakagawa from "Spark in Nature" (recording)

Thursday, August 5 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Start your Nature Journal this summer! Melinda Nakagawa of "Spark in Nature" guides us on how to create your very own nature journal. Tune in to this pre-recorded workshop aimed at getting us outside in our beautiful Santa Cruz environment, exploring the neighborhood, and learning how to really look and see the details of life around you.

Melinda will guide us on ways of seeing and thechniques that will allow you to capture the details of nature. No artist experience needed! Tune in for this special workshop, then go visit the beach, the forests, or your own neighborhood and make a book to remember your summer outdoors.

 

Watch the Recording Here!


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Felton Nature Discovery Park (recording)

Thursday, August 5 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Jackie shows us around the Felton Nature Discovery Park next to our beautiful Felton Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Jackie shows you how she likes to explore nature in her neighborhood. Tune to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Corcoran Lagoon (recording)

Thursday, August 5 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Brenda shows us around the Corcoran Lagoon next to our beautiful Live Oak Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Brenda shows you how she likes to explore nature. She went to bird-watch and ended up gopher-watching! Tune in to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Encompass Downtown Outreach Worker Office Hours

Thursday, August 5 (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Location: Downtown
Room: Life Literacies Center

An Encompass Outreach worker will be available on a drop-in basis, 2:00 - 4:00 PM, inside the Life Literacies Center at the Downtown Library for anyone with questions regarding connecting to social services, county mental health, addiction recovery options, housing applications, the Homeward Bound bus ticket program, obtaining a PO Box, clearing camping tickets, obtaining a fee-free DMV CA Identification application and more. 

For more info contact:

Encompass staff Kris at kris.younggren@encompasscs.org (831) 818-0166

Encompass staff Meredith at meredith.flores@encompasscs.org (831) 713-3088

SCPL staff Susan at nilssons@santacruzpl.org

 

 

 


“Not If, But When: Wildfire Solutions” Screening and Directors Q&A

Thursday, August 5 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Location: Virtual Library
Room: Online

Join director/producer team Radu Sava and Rebekah Hood-Sava for a screening of their documentary "Not If, But When: Wildfire Solutions" followed by a Q&A. This film will explore the changing ways we deal with wildfires in America, the impact of climate change, and the integration of indigenous wildfire practices.

Please register below for Zoom access. This program is being done in partnership with the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History. 

Watch the movie trailer on Youtube!

Register Now!


Nature Journaling: Workshop with Melinda Nakagawa from "Spark in Nature" (recording)

Friday, August 6 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Start your Nature Journal this summer! Melinda Nakagawa of "Spark in Nature" guides us on how to create your very own nature journal. Tune in to this pre-recorded workshop aimed at getting us outside in our beautiful Santa Cruz environment, exploring the neighborhood, and learning how to really look and see the details of life around you.

Melinda will guide us on ways of seeing and thechniques that will allow you to capture the details of nature. No artist experience needed! Tune in for this special workshop, then go visit the beach, the forests, or your own neighborhood and make a book to remember your summer outdoors.

 

Watch the Recording Here!


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Felton Nature Discovery Park (recording)

Friday, August 6 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Jackie shows us around the Felton Nature Discovery Park next to our beautiful Felton Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Jackie shows you how she likes to explore nature in her neighborhood. Tune to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Corcoran Lagoon (recording)

Friday, August 6 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Brenda shows us around the Corcoran Lagoon next to our beautiful Live Oak Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Brenda shows you how she likes to explore nature. She went to bird-watch and ended up gopher-watching! Tune in to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Exploring the Burn Zone: Bonny Doon Ecological Reserve

Saturday, August 7 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Location: Offsite

The Bonny Doon Ecological Reserve is an example of the unique Santa Cruz sandhills habitat and home to many of our local rare plants. It has also experienced multiple fire events since 2008, including last year’s CZU Lightning Complex.

During this Exploring the Burn Zone Walk, Marisa Gomez, Public Programs Manager at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, will help you hunt for rare plants, explore the impacts of fire on the landscape, and gather safely with your community in nature. We’ll also collect data as part of the CZU Lightning Complex and Community Science Project.

--THIS PROGRAM IS AT CAPACITY. PLEASE SEE LINK BELOW FOR WAITLIST INFO.--

This program will be in person. Please follow this link to register: https://www.santacruzmuseum.org/8-7-exploring-the-burn-zone-bonny-doon-ecological-reserve/

This program is being done in partnership with the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History.

 

 


Nature Journaling: Workshop with Melinda Nakagawa from "Spark in Nature" (recording)

Saturday, August 7 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Start your Nature Journal this summer! Melinda Nakagawa of "Spark in Nature" guides us on how to create your very own nature journal. Tune in to this pre-recorded workshop aimed at getting us outside in our beautiful Santa Cruz environment, exploring the neighborhood, and learning how to really look and see the details of life around you.

Melinda will guide us on ways of seeing and thechniques that will allow you to capture the details of nature. No artist experience needed! Tune in for this special workshop, then go visit the beach, the forests, or your own neighborhood and make a book to remember your summer outdoors.

 

Watch the Recording Here!


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Felton Nature Discovery Park (recording)

Saturday, August 7 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Jackie shows us around the Felton Nature Discovery Park next to our beautiful Felton Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Jackie shows you how she likes to explore nature in her neighborhood. Tune to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Corcoran Lagoon (recording)

Saturday, August 7 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Brenda shows us around the Corcoran Lagoon next to our beautiful Live Oak Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Brenda shows you how she likes to explore nature. She went to bird-watch and ended up gopher-watching! Tune in to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Workshop with Melinda Nakagawa from "Spark in Nature" (recording)

Sunday, August 8 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Start your Nature Journal this summer! Melinda Nakagawa of "Spark in Nature" guides us on how to create your very own nature journal. Tune in to this pre-recorded workshop aimed at getting us outside in our beautiful Santa Cruz environment, exploring the neighborhood, and learning how to really look and see the details of life around you.

Melinda will guide us on ways of seeing and thechniques that will allow you to capture the details of nature. No artist experience needed! Tune in for this special workshop, then go visit the beach, the forests, or your own neighborhood and make a book to remember your summer outdoors.

 

Watch the Recording Here!


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Felton Nature Discovery Park (recording)

Sunday, August 8 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Jackie shows us around the Felton Nature Discovery Park next to our beautiful Felton Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Jackie shows you how she likes to explore nature in her neighborhood. Tune to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Corcoran Lagoon (recording)

Sunday, August 8 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Brenda shows us around the Corcoran Lagoon next to our beautiful Live Oak Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Brenda shows you how she likes to explore nature. She went to bird-watch and ended up gopher-watching! Tune in to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Workshop with Melinda Nakagawa from "Spark in Nature" (recording)

Monday, August 9 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Start your Nature Journal this summer! Melinda Nakagawa of "Spark in Nature" guides us on how to create your very own nature journal. Tune in to this pre-recorded workshop aimed at getting us outside in our beautiful Santa Cruz environment, exploring the neighborhood, and learning how to really look and see the details of life around you.

Melinda will guide us on ways of seeing and thechniques that will allow you to capture the details of nature. No artist experience needed! Tune in for this special workshop, then go visit the beach, the forests, or your own neighborhood and make a book to remember your summer outdoors.

 

Watch the Recording Here!


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Felton Nature Discovery Park (recording)

Monday, August 9 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Jackie shows us around the Felton Nature Discovery Park next to our beautiful Felton Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Jackie shows you how she likes to explore nature in her neighborhood. Tune to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here


Nature Journaling: Journaling at Corcoran Lagoon (recording)

Monday, August 9 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Location: Virtual Library

Get outdoors and discover nature in your own neighborhood!

Watch as Brenda shows us around the Corcoran Lagoon next to our beautiful Live Oak Branch Library!

You don't need to be an artist to journal your outdoor experiences. Brenda shows you how she likes to explore nature. She went to bird-watch and ended up gopher-watching! Tune in to this pre-recorded video for inspiration!

Watch the Video Here

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