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SCPL News & Announcements - Posts Tagged 'Santa Cruz'



As the gilded age drew to a close in nineteenth century America, a lone inventor based in the west (John Montgomery), worked against insurmountable odds ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 19, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Do you remember where Ford's Department Store used to be?

Are you curious about what the Pacific Garden Mall looked like before the 1989 ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 5, 2019 at noon

Unhurried Conversations hosted by the Unhurried Santa Cruz Meetup is coming to the Garfield Park Library!

You’re invited to join this experiment in conversations ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 5, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Dogs and the Law

Join us for a candid discussion with Animal Control Officer George DeLeon about dogs and the law. Keep your fur babies ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 5, 2019 at 6 a.m.

The Friends of the Scotts Valley Library are hosting an exhibition and gala reception to showcase the talents of several artists who work or volunteer ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 3, 2019 at 5:16 p.m.

Sister City Delegation Presentation: Travel to Shingu, Japan

Kids and their parents are invited to learn more about this travel opportunity at this free one ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 3, 2019 at 4:18 p.m.

Discuss and explore the most useful apps and settings for optimizing your iPhone or iPad.

Garfield Park
Thursday, October 10th and 17th • 11:00am - 12 ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 3, 2019 at 3:59 p.m.

Join us for a 15-second moment of silence at 5:04 PM and watch the unveiling of Santa Cruz Public Libraries & Epicenter: The Loma Prieta ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 3, 2019 at 3:20 p.m.

Feeling Good Therapy Center will be offering a panel discussion to give the community the opportunity to ask questions that would help them with their ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 3, 2019 at 6 a.m.

A New Card FOR Kids
Created BY Kids

Library cards will be even more special for our Elementary school students in Kindergarten through 6th grade ...

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Posted by cowend on Oct. 2, 2019 at noon

American Red Cross and Santa Cruz Public Libraries have teamed up to bring FREE emergency preparedness workshops to our communities. In this workshop you will ...

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Posted by glassa on Oct. 1, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Mothers of Men:
The 1916 Santa Cruz Women's Suffrage Film

The Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County presents a screening of this restored silent ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 30, 2019 at 4:04 p.m.

KA-HON Latin Percussion Ensemble

Tandy Beal and Company presents the ArtSmart Family First Saturday Concert Series. Tandy Beal & Co. has once again provided a limited ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 27, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Año Nuevo Island Animal Count

This summer, researchers in the Costa lab at UC Santa Cruz have developed a unique opportunity for community science regarding ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 25, 2019 at 2:48 p.m.

Learn about Natural Disasters in the Santa Cruz Area

Local author and professor Gary Griggs takes us on a journey through the natural disasters that ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 25, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Celebrate Democracy!

Did you recently MOVE (change address) • TURN 18 • GET MARRIED (change your name) or COMPLETE PROBATION? If so, you may need to register ...

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Posted by cowend on Sept. 24, 2019 at 12:30 a.m.

Representatives from the Santa Cruz Superior Court Self Help Center, the Santa Cruz County Law Library and the Lawyer Referral Service of Santa Cruz, will ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 18, 2019 at 12:40 p.m.

Join us for an interactive Bystander Intervention training!

The training will be led by CAIR-San Francisco Bay Area. During the training, participants will learn about ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 15, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Money Matters is a monthly series featuring a different informative talk each month on issues of financial literacy, wealth management, and planning for retirement.

Presenters ...

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Posted by camachoy on Sept. 14, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Explore where science meets art with a new STEAM based project every week, and leave the mess at the library!

This new program is for ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 12, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Brought to you by the Dickens Project at UCSC & Santa Cruz Public Libraries.

The Santa Cruz Pickwick Book Club is a community of local bookworms ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 8, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Learners write code, execute it and see their changes in real-time!

SCPL's CodeCombat Coding Club is a once weekly meetup where we use online ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 4, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Essentials of Advance Directives

Planning ahead for your healthcare is a gift you can give to yourself and those you love. Learn how an Advance ...

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Posted by glassa on Sept. 2, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Build a Robot for Battle!

With a focus on creative and engineering skills, kids ages 8-18 will learn about robotics and programming. We will break ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 29, 2019 at 6 a.m.

La Cruz Roja Americana y las Bibliotecas Públicas de Santa Cruz ofrecerán este taller GRATUITO de preparación para emergencias para adultos. En este taller aprenderá ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 27, 2019 at 10:38 a.m.

Discuss and explore the most useful apps and settings for optimizing your tablet or smartphone.

Branciforte Library
Thursdays in September • 10:30am-12:00pm

  • September 5th ...
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Posted by glassa on Aug. 24, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Join Mary Edmund from the Santa Cruz County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Auxiliary and Aptos CERT to learn all about how to be a ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 24, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Lisa Bennett wants the next generation to rule the world financially!

Come gain understanding of the importance of your personal money mindset, financial planning, credit ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 22, 2019 at 9:20 a.m.

It's Time to go Back-to-School
Do You Have the Most Important School Supply?

It's that time again! Make sure you have the most ...

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Posted by cowend on Aug. 21, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Come into a local Branch and collect your Summer Reading Prizes

If you are participating in our Summer Reading Program, make sure to stop into ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 10, 2019 at 11:36 a.m.

Unhurried Conversations hosted by the Unhurried Santa Cruz Meetup is coming to the Garfield Park Library!

You’re invited to join this experiment in conversations ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 7, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death.

Come gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 6, 2019 at 4:28 p.m.

Do you have Medicare Questions?

Everything you wanted to know about Medicare but were afraid to ask. Manfred Luedge of Health Markets in Santa Cruz ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 6, 2019 at 3:37 p.m.

Conversations for Change

How should we define standards of personal behavior for our leaders? In this age when information and disinformation travels instantaneously, and there ...

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Posted by cowend on Aug. 2, 2019 at 6 a.m.

American Red Cross and Santa Cruz Public Libraries have teamed up to bring FREE emergency preparedness workshops to our communities. In this workshop you will ...

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Posted by glassa on Aug. 1, 2019 at 6 a.m.

Do you have a story about the 1989 earthquake?

In 1989, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake shook Santa Cruz and its surrounding cities damaging infrastructure ... [Read More]

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Posted by glassa on July 30, 2019 at 3:06 p.m.

Get some great summer deals on books and support the library at the same time!

A Friends Book Sale featuring our excess lobby books at ...

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Posted by glassa on July 30, 2019 at 12:03 p.m.

Three Shows at the Library!

Mother Goose Land


Tuesday • July 30th • 10:30am
La Selva Beach Library • 316 Estrella Avenue

Enter the world of Mother ...

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Posted by glassa on July 23, 2019 at 6 a.m.

 

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