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SCPL News & Announcements - Posts Tagged 'Events'



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.

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 June 20, 2018 at 2:29 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.

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 June 20, 2018 at 6 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.

“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 June 15, 2018 at 9:29 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.

All chess enthusiasts aged 6-18 are invited to participate in the Aptos Library Kids Chess Tournament. This annual tradition is hosted by Resident Chess Master ...

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

Celebrate the Feminine

Stories and Poems from many traditions-- both Eastern and Western-- celebrate women and goddesses who inspire, tickle, and delight the heart, the ...

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Posted by cowend on May 17, 2018 at 6 a.m.

Be an Informed Voter

Voting isn't just a right, it is an important civic responsibility. We've gathered a few online resources to help ...

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Posted by cowend on May 15, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Explore the Final Frontier with
the Santa Cruz Public Libraries

The Reach for the Stars series explores all facets of astronomy. Experienced astronomers, complete beginners ...

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Posted by cowend on May 11, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Are you curious about Virtual Reality but don't know where to start? Start at the library of course! Try the HTC Vive VR system ...

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

Shakespeare to Go

Join us for a wonderful Shakespearean theatrical event the whole family will enjoy! In an ideal setting at the Boulder Creek Branch ...

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

A Flyfisherman's History
of the San Lorenzo River

Take a walk with us through the colorful, rich history of fishing the San Lorenzo River ...

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Posted by glassa on May 1, 2018 at 9:49 a.m.

Sky and Sea:
A Celebration of Central California Wildlife

Mark Holsapple, local artist and photographer, will share examples of his wildlife photography. This presentation will ...

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Posted by cowend on April 23, 2018 at 12:30 a.m.

Star Wars Day

In a library very nearby, young people will dodge Stormtroopers and Mandalorian bounty hunters as they explore the STEAM programming offered throughout ...

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Posted by glassa on April 19, 2018 at 10:55 a.m.

Thank You Volunteers!

National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to recognize and thank volunteers who lend their time, talent, voice and support to causes they ...

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Posted by cowend on April 16, 2018 at 11:26 a.m.

Dia de los Niños

Join us to celebrate the Day of the Child. We will have stories, music, facepainting, crafts, and activities for the entire ...

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Posted by glassa on April 16, 2018 at 8 a.m.

Green Golly Project:
Music, Creativity & Inspiration

We are so fortunate to welcome the Green Golly Project to our libraries! The Green Golly Project draws children ...

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

Grab a pen and join us for this lively, inspiring class—we’ll peek at today’s book business (including self-publishing), share ideas for connecting ...

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Posted by glassa on April 10, 2018 at 3:22 p.m.

As National Library Week Approaches,
Santa Cruz Public Libraries Celebrates 150 Years of Service

What better time to announce the Santa Cruz Public Libraries Sesquicentennial ...

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Posted by cowend on April 8, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Exploring Instagram

Instagram is a great way to bring people closer to your small business by expressing your personality and creativity. Using Instagram for business ...

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Posted by cowend on April 3, 2018 at 3:11 p.m.

Santa Cruz Public Libraries' very own makerspace - The MAKE Lab - is open for business in 2018! The lab includes a variety of tools available to ...

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Posted by cowend on March 29, 2018 at 11:47 a.m.

 

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