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One Book, One San Diego

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Mad Science Saturdays!

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Media Fees

We are always looking for ways to improve your Library experience. On June 19, 2014, we switched to a brand new check-out system and online catalog called Encore.

In order to help you get acquainted with our new system, we are offering you some guidance:

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Board Room

Volunteers are needed to assist English-speaking adults improve their reading and writing skills sufficiently to meet personal goals, function well in society, and become more productive citizens.
When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Pioneer Room

Learn tips and tools for doing family history research.
Registration is required. RSVP to Ginger Kullman at 760-745-6633.
This workshop is sponsored by the Pioneer Room Friends, a support group for Escondido Public Library’s local history and genealogy archive. The Pioneer Room Friends are dedicated to preserving and promoting Escondido’s rich local history.
When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Filipino-American Cultural Organization Dance Group
Turrentine Room
Saturday Oct 25 3:00 to 4:30
As part of the One Book, One San Diego program, the Filipino-American Cultural Organization Dance Group presents traditional Filipino dances to promote appreciation of the Filipino cultural.
When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Board Room

Selected title: El angel perdido / The Lost Angel by Javier Sierra. Monthly bilingual book discussion.
When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Join Mrs. Cox as she tells stories and leads activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten. Ages 4-5 years.


When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

A hands-on learning experience with the goal of having fun, gaining knowledge, and enjoying true sportsmanship. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Early literacy storytime involving parents and children using music, books and playful activities. Ages 1-3 years.
When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Early literacy storytime for babies and parents/caregivers using fingerplays, rhymes, books, and music. Newborn to 2 years.
When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Start your Halloween festivities a little early and join us for a screening of Edward Scissorhands starring Johnny Depp.
When: Friday, October 31, 2014 - All Day
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% Off Entire Friends Bookshop Books!

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2nd Saturday Concert Series

Our monthly concert series starts November 8, 2014.

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Locations & Hours

Main Library

239 S. Kalmia St.
760-839-4684

Main Library

Mon, Tues: 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Wed, Thurs, Fri: 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Technology Center

2245 E. Valley Parkway
760-839-4395

Mon - Thurs: 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.
 

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