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SCPL News & Announcements - Posts Tagged 'Events'



Sesquicentennial First Friday Celebration

The Santa Cruz Public Libraries (SCPL) cordially invites you to celebrate 150 years of service at our Sesquicentennial Birthday Party! This ...

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Posted by glassa on Dec. 7, 2018 at 9:16 a.m.

Please join us at the Live Oak Library to celebrate the launch of Zine Fronteras, a new publication featuring community writings, poetry, photos, and artwork ...

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Posted by glassa on Dec. 7, 2018 at 9:15 a.m.

Want to experience a little holiday magic?

Join us for this special holiday event!

A magic show inspired by the most magical season of the ...

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Posted by glassa on Dec. 5, 2018 at 4:28 p.m.

Living with Fire:
Fire Ecology of the Central Coast

Join us for a discussion about the various ecological and social solutions for living with fire ...

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Posted by cowend on Nov. 27, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Charles Dickens just wants to talk about his book, A Christmas Carol, but what happens when Scrooge, Tiny Tim, Mrs. Catherine Dickens, and the Ghost ...

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Posted by cowend on Nov. 26, 2018 at 9:08 a.m.

Learn a new style of art or crafting technique from professional artists and crafters.

Each month will feature a different artist and attendees get to ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 20, 2018 at 4:06 p.m.

Looking for that perfect holiday gift?

Get great deals on gently used books and media for you and your friends this holiday season. Reading is ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 20, 2018 at 9:20 a.m.

On November 17, celebrate veterans and the poetry they have created with Travis DeYoung and the Veteran’s Poetry Circle. Hear poets from the group ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 9, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Don’t miss this year’s La Selva Beach Holiday Fair, Saturday, November 17!

Shop over 50 arts and crafts vendors for handmade jewelry, cards ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 8, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Be part of history by joining us at the Capitola Branch Groundbreaking Ceremony!

The City of Capitola is breaking ground on the new Capitola Branch ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 7, 2018 at 5:41 p.m.

Community Sing with KITKA

Tandy Beal and Company presents the ArtSmart Family First Saturday Concert Series, Community Sing with KITKA! Tandy Beal & Co. has provided ...

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Posted by cowend on Nov. 7, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Watch the pros play Chess

From November 9 to 26, two players will compete for the official chess world championship: the defending world champion, Magnus ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 3, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Day of the Dead Celebration with Spanish Storytime

Acompáñenos a celebrar la memoria de nuestros queridos. Tendremos cuentos, música, pinta-caritas, manualidades y un altar comunitario ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 2, 2018 at 11:13 a.m.

Spend an afternoon with Alesa Lightbourne the author of the popular book The Kurdish Bike as she talks about her experiences in the middle east ...

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Posted by glassa on Nov. 2, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Magic Carpet: World Dance and Rhythms

Tandy Beal and Company presents the ArtSmart Family First Saturday Concert Series, Magic Carpet: World Dance and Rhythms! You ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 29, 2018 at 5 p.m.

SCPL welcomes Susie Bright, Editor of Santa Cruz Noir and other distinguished writers who contributed to this work of regional noir tales Ariel Gore, Elizabeth ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 27, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Writer and historian Gregory Hinton will present a a dynamic lecture with vintage posters and photographs illuminating the remarkable legacy of William F. "Buffalo Bill ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 26, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Sustainable Living with Zero Waste

Join us as we investigate the current state of our environment and how our consumption impacts the world around us ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 24, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

The Case of the Mystery Panel

We are very lucky to once again host one of the many Mystery Writers of America (MWA) NorCal Chapter ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 22, 2018 at 9:04 a.m.

Free Pumpkin Carving

Join The Friends of the Boulder Creek Library for free pumpkin carving. Bring the whole family and carve your own spooky, silly ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 21, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Have you ever played the board game Clue?

Come to MAH and play a live action version for a thrilling and riddle-packed Murder Mystery Game ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 18, 2018 at 6 a.m.

The Beautiful & the Sublime
Artists' Reception & Birthday Party

The Beautiful & the Sublime is a very special art installation selected to celebrate the Santa Cruz Public ... [Read More]

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 17, 2018 at 4:54 p.m.

Pros & Cons of the November State Ballot Measures

Program hosted by the Santa Cruz County League of Women Voters

Come hear the arguments, both for ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 11, 2018 at 9:13 a.m.

Want to learn more about technology?

Special guest, Philip King, shares his favorite tech tools and tips that can enrich your life. Join as we ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 10, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Two Santa Cruz Author Events on One Day!

Both author events are free to the public though seating will be limited. Friends of Santa Cruz ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 9, 2018 at 3:36 p.m.

Two Workshops in One Day

Retirement Planning and Home Equity Conversion Mortgages

Learn about the pros and cons of today’s Home Equity Conversion Mortgage ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 9, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Alfred Hitchcock in Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, and Beyond

Join UCSC Professor Shelley Stamp for an evening of photographs and a lecture on famed director ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 7, 2018 at 6 a.m.

2018 World Arts Festival
Diaspora Performance Project

This year the Tannery World Dance + Cultural Center celebrates the African Diaspora during the 2018 World Arts Festival ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 4, 2018 at 10:45 a.m.

HITCHCOCK TALES: A Fundraiser for the Scotts Valley Library

An Evening with the Spirit of Alfred Hitchcock, a fundraiser celebrating an era when Hollywood came ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 28, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Musical Glass

Join April Zilber and Martin Gaskell for a fascinating evening exploring the art and science of Acoustics. Follow the intellectual process of developing ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 28, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Celebrate the Freedom to Read
September 24 - September 28

What if your favorite book was banned? Where would you hide it? How would you share ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 26, 2018 at 12:43 p.m.

October is Cyber Security Month

To participate in this annual initiative to raise awareness about the importance of safe online behavior, your library has partnered ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 21, 2018 at 6 p.m.

 

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