Free Summer Fun!

Free Summer Fun!

Register online or at the Library starting June 15!
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2nd Saturday Concert Series

2nd Saturday Concert Series

Special free concerts during Summer Reading Club!
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Library Bags!

Reusable Library bag SALE $2!

Get Your Favorite Magazines for Free with Your Library Card!

Get Your Favorite Magazines for Free with Your Library Card!

Escondido Public Library now offers full digital copies of over 100 popular magazines through Zinio for Libraries. You may check out as many magazines as you want, and you never have to return them.

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When: Saturday, July 04, 2015 - All Day

Independence Day Holiday - all Library facilities closed
When: Monday, July 06, 2015 - 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, July 06, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Beginning June 16- July 28th, every Tuesday from 2-4pm for children entering grades PreK-6th next fall, can come create a craft based on our Summer Reading Theme, "Read to the Rhythm!" Crafts are limited to one per child. Large groups please contact the children's staff for approval. 760-839-5456
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Babies get ready to bop to the beat at the Library! Come to our rockin' weekly story times and complete a scavenger hunt to win a fabulous prize.
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Use your imagination and a vinyl record to design something awesome! Supplies limited. Ages 11 - 18.
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Children's Room

Children read aloud to Murphy, Hank, or Archie certified pet therapy dogs, for fun or to help improve their reading skills. Pre-Registration is required, call 760 839-5456 to register. Ages 5-12 years. Children must know how to read.
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Fiddlegirl sings and demonstrates different musical styles on violin, mandolin, accordion, tin flute, guitar, and banjo, and shares interesting facts about the instruments. Children get the chance to play and learn the names of rhythm instruments.
When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Boogie on down to the library and challenge your friends to a variety of board games. Ages 11 - 18.
When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Yale Strom and his band, Hot Pstromi, combine klezmer music with Hasidic melodies, Romanian, jazz, classical, and Balkan influences into a new form of Jewish music. Yale has conducted extensive research in Jewish and Romanian communities attempting to recover music lost by generations of war.

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Main Library

239 S. Kalmia St.

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.

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2245 E. Valley Parkway

Mon - Thurs: 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.

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