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SCPL News & Announcements - Posts Tagged 'Events'



For the Love of Birds

Join us at this month's Citizen Science as we celebrate the Centenary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. We ...

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Posted by cowend on Aug. 20, 2018 at 12:42 p.m.

This new series is led by a Certified Medicare Agent, Manfred Luedge of Health Markets in Santa Cruz. The series will cover everything you always ...

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Posted by cowend on Aug. 16, 2018 at 4:54 p.m.

Come watch the robots battle!

After 12 weeks of planning and building robots it’s time for the final showdown competition. Come root for your ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 15, 2018 at 5 a.m.

Talleres individuales gratuitos para
aplicar para la ciudadanía americana

Este evento empieza con un seminario informativo sobre el proceso de la aplicación y los requisitos ...

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Posted by cowend on Aug. 9, 2018 at 3:07 p.m.

Chris Hall: Art Show and Artist Receptions

The Boulder Creek Library will feature the work of local artist Chris Hall during the month of August ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 4, 2018 at 1:58 p.m.

Riparian Areas and Watershed Health

Do you care about the quality of our water and the health of the San Lorenzo River? Join us for ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 2, 2018 at 3:01 p.m.

We invite the entire community to attend the City's Project Open House to learn more about the purposed Library Mixed-Use Project.

Library Mixed-Use Project ...

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

Aliens in our Kelp Forests!

The Mysterious Life of the California Moray Eel

Join us at this month's Citizen Science to learn about the ...

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Posted by cowend on July 26, 2018 at 2:24 p.m.

SCRAP

The Santa Cruz Recycled Art Program (SCRAP) brings awareness of consumerism and its waste through art. The artwork created is both interesting and thought ...

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

20th Annual The Festival of the Book

As we celebrate The Santa Cruz Public Library System’s 150th Anniversary in 2018, we reflect on 20 ...

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Posted by cowend on July 24, 2018 at 5:36 p.m.

Go on a journey to Bangladesh without leaving your seat!

Armchair Travel at La Selva Beach Library invites local residents to share their travel adventures ...

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Posted by glassa on July 20, 2018 at 9:31 a.m.

Climate Action + Community Engagement

Different from mitigation, adaptation to climate change means adjusting natural and human systems in response to actual or expected climate related ...

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Posted by cowend on July 14, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Prepare to experience bubbles like you’ve never seen.

This fabulous show really pops! It’s crazy, zany, super silly and tons of fun. Parents ...

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Posted by cowend on July 13, 2018 at 11:53 a.m.

Discover Your Neighborhood

Santa Cruz Public Libraries Sesquicentennial Celebration programs celebrate the history of our neighborhoods. Also part of our Summer Reading Program for adults ...

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Posted by cowend on July 12, 2018 at 3:23 p.m.

Explore the Final Frontier with
the Santa Cruz Public Libraries

Reach for the Stars: Comets & Asteroids

Calling all stargazers! This program will explore the ins ...

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Posted by glassa on July 10, 2018 at 5:08 p.m.

Pure Land: A True Story of Three Lives, Three Cultures and the Search for Heaven on Earth

Part true crime and part memoir, Pure Land ...

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Posted by glassa on July 10, 2018 at 5:02 p.m.

Are We Really Made of Stardust? YES!

Discovering the Connections between Stars, Cells and How Life Began

David Deamer will share his research into where ...

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Posted by cowend on July 9, 2018 at 4:52 p.m.

Mike Della Penna!

He's silly, he's funny and he'll make you go WOW! Mike Della Penna creates wonder and laughter with family ...

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Posted by glassa on July 5, 2018 at 11:56 a.m.

“Mother Goose Land”

The Fratello Marionettes has produced timeless marionette shows since 1989. Puppeteers bring classic stories and vignettes to life through hand-crafted marionettes.

Enter ...

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Posted by glassa on July 3, 2018 at 5:28 p.m.

Santa Cruz Shakespeare 2018!

Well known Santa Cruz Shakespeare Dramaturg, Professor Emeritus Michael Warren, will discuss the 2018 Season of Santa Cruz Shakespeare Plays.

Santa ...

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Posted by glassa on July 3, 2018 at 2:56 p.m.

Samba Samba!

Join us July 12th at 4 branches for Samba Samba as part of Summer Reading 2018!

Samba Samba uses music, rhythm, percussion instruments ...

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Posted by glassa on July 3, 2018 at 12:06 p.m.

Bubbles!

Children of all ages have always been fascinated with bubbles! So what is it about bubbles that makes them so intriguing? Is it their ...

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Posted by glassa on June 26, 2018 at 5:19 p.m.

A Santa Cruz Sing Along
All Ages Welcome!

Join Trish Pate and her trusty guitar in the Garfield Park garden, for an afternoon of sing-along ...

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Posted by glassa on June 22, 2018 at 9:51 a.m.

The Diaspora Performance Project supports our community of Artists of the African Diaspora and provides opportunity for the development of new work, deep and meaningful ...

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Posted by cowend on June 22, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Santa Cruz Noir

Local author Susie Bright casts a light on the shadows of Santa Cruz with the newest installment of the Akashic Press "Noir ...

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Posted by glassa on June 22, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Magical Moonshine Theater is an internationally acclaimed award winning puppet, mask, and musical performance duo performing since 1979. These all ages performances will delight the ...

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Posted by glassa on June 20, 2018 at 5 p.m.

Music & Dance Around The World

Discover the movement and beats of different cultures through the Tannery World Dance + Cultural Center all summer long! TWD performers ...

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Posted by cowend on June 20, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Three Little Pigs

Three pigs set out to seek their fortunes with a bit of house building. Things don't go as planned in this ...

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Posted by glassa on June 19, 2018 at 2:26 p.m.

Understanding Children's Emotions Led by Instructor-in-Training Beth Hernandez-Jason

When our children get upset over the littlest things, it’s easy to lose our temper ...

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Posted by glassa on June 19, 2018 at 1:52 p.m.

Magic! Songs! Dancing! Laughter!

All this and more with Drea Lusion!

Drea Lusion was born at the crossroads of dance, mime, clown, and puppetry. Her ...

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Posted by glassa on June 19, 2018 at 11:07 a.m.

Learn to kick the sugar habit without giving up sweetness. In this workshop you will discover why you have sugar cravings, why they can feel ...

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Posted by glassa on June 19, 2018 at 9:40 a.m.

Join in the Music!

Become a part of the music at this Americana music performance! Robert Cornelius will introduce the audience to various musical instruments ...

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Posted by glassa on June 15, 2018 at 9:47 a.m.

Perry Yan's Magic Show

San Francisco magician Perry Yan returns to Santa Cruz! Come enjoy this funny, amazing, and family-friendly performance as part of ...

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Posted by glassa on June 15, 2018 at 9:39 a.m.

Fratello Marionettes “Aladdin”

The Fratello Marionettes has produced timeless marionette shows since 1989. Puppeteers bring classic stories and vignettes to life through hand-crafted marionettes.

Using ...

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Posted by cowend on June 15, 2018 at 9:32 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 glassa on June 12, 2018 at 3:27 p.m.

Bubble Magic!!!

Join us for this amazing bubble presentation at the Live Oak Library!

After three appearances on The Tonight Show, Tom was featured on ...

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

Whale Entanglement Team

Marine Life Studies’ Whale Entanglement Team (WET)® uses specialized equipment to rescue whales from a slow, painful death due to life-threatening entanglements ...

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Posted by cowend on June 6, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Learn about parrots with the coolest parrot around, Oliver!

All ages are invited to enjoy parrot stories, songs, facts about parrots, and make a parrot ...

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Posted by glassa on June 5, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Food Webs & Local Ecology

Doriane Weiler is a UCSC Ph.D. Student studying the evolution and ecology of reproductive behaviors. She uses mosquitofish as a ...

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Posted by cowend on June 2, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Reading Takes You Everywhere

The 2018 Summer Reading Program Has Begun!
Reading Takes You Everywhere is a summer library program for everyone. Little ones through ...

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Posted by cowend on June 1, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Author Talk: Alesa Lightbourne

What would you do if you could do anything in the world?

Alesa Lightbourne’s son asked her this question, and ...

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Posted by ann on May 31, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Mind Over Data: The One Thing You Know and Machines Don’t

Dana will talk about the perplexing fact that science has struggled so much ...

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Posted by cowend on May 25, 2018 at 6 a.m.

As SCPL Celebrates 150 years of library service, we look forward to new and deeper connections with our community. These exhibits, spanning two floors, ask ...

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Posted by glassa on May 23, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

 

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