Calendar of Events - June 2018 @ the Scotts Valley Branch



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Showing calendar events as of July 18, 2018

June 1, 2018

(10:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Santa Cruz Public Libraries’ very own makerspace—The MAKE Lab—opens for business in 2018! This makerspace will offer a variety of tools for STEAM-based projects including: 3D printers, vinyl cutter, woodburning tool, soldering tool, pinback button machine, book binding machine, and a virtual reality-based sculpting and painting program. Tools are limited in quantity and will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Kids 13 and under will need parental permission and supervision. Staff will be available to help answer questions and train patrons on more difficult tools. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scotts Valley Library.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults, Programs for Teens, SCPL Friends, STEAM, Summer Reading - Adults, Summer Reading - Teens, Tech

June 2, 2018

(10:00 AM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Gently used books, CDs, and DVDs will be sold. All proceeds will benefit the Scotts Valley Library.
View similar upcoming events: SCPL Friends

June 4, 2018

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Join us every Monday afternoon at the Scotts Valley Branch for a knitting party. All you need to do is bring some yarn and knitting needles. All ages are welcome. For more info call 831-427-7712.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults

June 5, 2018

(11:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A 45 minute program for 3-6 year olds. We will read books, sing songs and make a simple craft.
Note: Come meet Oliver the Parrot next week!
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Programs for Kids, Storytimes/Laptimes, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5

June 6, 2018

(10:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Join Roxanne Langan for ribbon work and hand sewing from 10:00am-1:00pn on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Scotts Valley Library. This program is sponsored by the Scotts Valley Friends of the Library. For more information, phone the library at 427-7712.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults, SCPL Friends

(2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A program for all ages. Writing materials and writing prompts will be provided or you can bring works in progress. There will be time at each session to share your work with other authors if you want.
View similar upcoming events: Summer Reading - All Ages

(6:30 PM-8:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Adults need playtime too! Join this program for hours of tabletop gaming fun. Bring your favorite board game or play some of the library's many games like Settlers of Catan, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride. No prior gaming experience is necessary.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Summer Reading - Adults

June 7, 2018

(10:00 AM-11:00 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A 60 minute program for children, 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Join us for music, stories & play! Space is limited so come on time.
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Programs for Kids, Storytimes/Laptimes, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5

June 9, 2018

(12:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Adults need playtime too! Join this program for hours of tabletop gaming fun. Bring your favorite board game or play some of the library's many games like Settlers of Catan, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride. No prior gaming experience is necessary.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Summer Reading - Adults

June 11, 2018

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Join us every Monday afternoon at the Scotts Valley Branch for a knitting party. All you need to do is bring some yarn and knitting needles. All ages are welcome. For more info call 831-427-7712.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults

June 12, 2018

(11:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Meet Oliver the Parrot and enjoy parrot stories, songs, facts about parrots, and make a parrot craft.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading - All Ages

(12:30 PM-1:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Swim with dolphins. Hike Mt. Everest. Step inside 360-degree immersive videos. Create a living work of art. All of these things and more are possible when you adventure in virtual reality. This drop-in experience gives you a taste of what virtual reality can be and introduces you to the world like you've never seen it before. Participants must be 13+.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Programs for Teens, Summer Reading - Adults, Summer Reading - Teens, Tech

(4:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley 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. Contact tales2tails@santacruzpl.org or 831.427.7717 to reserve a spot.
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Literacy, Programs for Kids, Tales to Tails

June 13, 2018

(2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
CASE stands for Creative, Artistic, Scientific, Expressive. A new monthly class for kids ages 6-10. Come craft with Anna and learn about the relationship between art and science. The goal is to involve kids in art using their own creativity. Parents are welcome to observe and learn but the art is for the kids.
Note: Painting Tropical Birds
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Library Classes, Programs for Kids, STEAM, Summer Reading - Ages 6-12

(6:30 PM-7:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
The Scotts Valley Friends meet on the 2nd Wednesday every month at 6:30pm in the Scotts Valley Library Fireside Room. If you are interested in helping your localLibrary, come to the meeting and learn how you can make a difference in your community. All are welcome.
View similar upcoming events: SCPL Friends

June 14, 2018

(10:00 AM-11:00 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A 60 minute program for children, 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Join us for music, stories & play! Space is limited so come on time.
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Programs for Kids, Storytimes/Laptimes, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5

(6:30 PM-8:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A series of talks about environmental science, featuring scientists and environmentalists as expert guest speakers. Speakers and topics will be announced.
Note: Saving whales from life-threatening entanglements with marine debris, Peggy Stap
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Programs for Families, Summer Reading - Adults, Summer Reading - Teens

June 15, 2018

(10:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Santa Cruz Public Libraries’ very own makerspace—The MAKE Lab—opens for business in 2018! This makerspace will offer a variety of tools for STEAM-based projects including: 3D printers, vinyl cutter, woodburning tool, soldering tool, pinback button machine, book binding machine, and a virtual reality-based sculpting and painting program. Tools are limited in quantity and will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Kids 13 and under will need parental permission and supervision. Staff will be available to help answer questions and train patrons on more difficult tools. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scotts Valley Library.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults, Programs for Teens, SCPL Friends, STEAM, Summer Reading - Adults, Summer Reading - Teens, Tech

June 16, 2018

(11:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Live in Scotts Valley? Interested in finding out more about the history of the area? Jay Topping, a local historian associated with the Scotts Valley Historical Society, will give an overview of the history of Scotts Valley. Deborah Lipoma, the local history librarian at Santa Cruz Public Libraries, will talk about local history resources at the library. There will be photos and other artifacts of interest.
View similar upcoming events: Local History, Programs for Adults, Summer Reading - Adults

(2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Poetry gives rise to the full expression of self. Join the circle for this free monthly workshop on the 3rd Saturday of the month. All levels welcome. No preregistration required.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

June 18, 2018

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Join us every Monday afternoon at the Scotts Valley Branch for a knitting party. All you need to do is bring some yarn and knitting needles. All ages are welcome. For more info call 831-427-7712.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults

June 19, 2018

(11:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A 45 minute program for 3-6 year olds. We will read books, sing songs and make a simple craft.
Note: Special guest Scotts Valley Police
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Programs for Kids, Storytimes/Laptimes, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5

(3:15 PM-4:45 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Free build Lego construction for kids 7 and older. Each week we will construct models based on a common theme. First and Third Tuesday of every month.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens, STEAM

June 20, 2018

(10:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Join Roxanne Langan for ribbon work and hand sewing from 10:00am-1:00pn on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Scotts Valley Library. This program is sponsored by the Scotts Valley Friends of the Library. For more information, phone the library at 427-7712.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults, SCPL Friends

(2:00 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Using traditional music, intricate costumes, and dramatic staging, we present this magical tale adapted from “The 1,001 Arabian Nights” as it has never been seen before. Friendship and kindness triumph over evil as Aladdin discovers the magical lamp, frees and befriends the powerful genie, thwarts the evil sorcerer, and saves the kingdom.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5, Summer Reading - Ages 6-12

(6:30 PM-8:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Adults need playtime too! Join this program for hours of tabletop gaming fun. Bring your favorite board game or play some of the library's many games like Settlers of Catan, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride. No prior gaming experience is necessary.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Summer Reading - Adults

June 21, 2018

(10:00 AM-11:00 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A 60 minute program for children, 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Join us for music, stories & play! Space is limited so come on time.
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Programs for Kids, Storytimes/Laptimes, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5

June 22, 2018

(10:30 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Any level of English welcome. We'll have discussion topics, games, and other activities to get the conversation rolling. Drop in to the Scotts Valley Branch Library and enjoy conversation.
Note: Teacher out of town.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

June 23, 2018

(12:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Adults need playtime too! Join this program for hours of tabletop gaming fun. Bring your favorite board game or play some of the library's many games like Settlers of Catan, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride. No prior gaming experience is necessary.
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Adults, Summer Reading - Adults

June 25, 2018

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Join us every Monday afternoon at the Scotts Valley Branch for a knitting party. All you need to do is bring some yarn and knitting needles. All ages are welcome. For more info call 831-427-7712.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults

June 26, 2018

(11:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Magic! Songs! Dancing! Laughter! all this and more with Drea Lusion!
View similar upcoming events: Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5, Summer Reading - Ages 6-12

(4:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley 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. Contact tales2tails@santacruzpl.org or 831.427.7717 to reserve a spot.
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Literacy, Programs for Kids, Tales to Tails

June 27, 2018

(2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A program for all ages. Writing materials and writing prompts will be provided or you can bring works in progress. There will be time at each session to share your work with other authors if you want.
View similar upcoming events: Summer Reading - All Ages

June 28, 2018

(10:00 AM-11:00 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
A 60 minute program for children, 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Join us for music, stories & play! Space is limited so come on time.
View similar upcoming events: Early Literacy, Programs for Kids, Storytimes/Laptimes, Summer Reading - Ages 0-5

(7:00 PM-8:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
The Genre Book Club meets at the Scotts Valley Library in the Fireside Room on the last Thursday of the month from 7:00pm-8:30pm. the group discusses books from a different genre each month. The Scotts Valley Friends of the Library are sponsoring this group. If you have questions, call the Scotts Valley Library at 427-7712.
Note: Read a ghost story
View similar upcoming events: Book Groups-Adult, SCPL Friends

June 29, 2018

(10:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Santa Cruz Public Libraries’ very own makerspace—The MAKE Lab—opens for business in 2018! This makerspace will offer a variety of tools for STEAM-based projects including: 3D printers, vinyl cutter, woodburning tool, soldering tool, pinback button machine, book binding machine, and a virtual reality-based sculpting and painting program. Tools are limited in quantity and will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Kids 13 and under will need parental permission and supervision. Staff will be available to help answer questions and train patrons on more difficult tools. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scotts Valley Library.
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Programs for Adults, Programs for Teens, SCPL Friends, STEAM, Summer Reading - Adults, Summer Reading - Teens, Tech

(10:30 AM-11:30 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Any level of English welcome. We'll have discussion topics, games, and other activities to get the conversation rolling. Drop in to the Scotts Valley Branch Library and enjoy conversation.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

June 30, 2018

(2:00 PM-3:30 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Brooklyn. Chicago. New Orleans: all cities with a shady history. Local author Susie Bright casts a light on the shadows of Santa Cruz with the newest installment of the Akashic Press "Noir" Series with Santa Cruz Noir. Listen to some of the contributing authors talk about their stories, research, and what it means to write a true noir story. Authors will sign copies of their books after the event.
View similar upcoming events: Author Talks, Local History, Programs for Adults, Summer Reading - Adults

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