Escondido Public Library

 

Adult Events

When: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Other Locations

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club is meeting at Plan 9 Alehouse at 155 East Grand Avenue. Membership in this group is limited to 20 and determined by application process. This month’s graphic novel selection is Spider-Man/Deadpool Vol. 1: Isn't it Bromantic by Joe Kelly.
When: Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Collaboration Corner

Drop in and explore exciting new adventures in 3D! You're invited to check out interactive experiences, games, and more using our Oculus Rift!
When: Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Bilingual book club will discuss The Great Alone/Volverás a Alaska by Kristin Hannah in English and Spanish.

The Great Alone is a courageous, beautifully written, page-turner about love and loss, the fight for survival, and the wildness that lives in both man and nature. This selection is part of our Summer Reading Challenge 2018, “Endless Exploration.”

Volverás a Alaska es una novela de pérdida,de la lucha por sobrevivir y de lo salvaje que vive en el ser humano y en la naturaleza. Este selección es parte de nuestro programa de lectura del verano "Exploración Sin Fin."

When: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Collaboration Corner

Drop in and explore exciting new adventures in 3D! You're invited to check out interactive experiences, games, and more using our Oculus Rift!
When: Saturday, August 04, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Adults will participate in scrapbooking and create fun materials to decorate a photo album.
When: Tuesday, August 07, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Writers of all genres are invited to read their work and receive group critiques in a friendly and comfortable environment.
When: Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Love to travel? Enjoy learning new things and exploring interesting places? Join us for a lively discussion of the many programs offered by Road Scholar, a not-for-profit travel organization whose mission is to inspire adults to learn, discover and travel. Newcomers will discover the breadth of learning adventures available in the U.S. and abroad.

Jill Swaim, a Road Scholar participant and group leader since 2004, will be your enthusiastic presenter.
When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Collaboration Corner

Drop in and explore exciting new adventures in 3D! You're invited to check out interactive experiences, games, and more using our Oculus Rift!
When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

The Accomplished Guest by Ann Beattie. Set in East Coast locations from Maine to Key West, Beattie’s short stories explore unconventional friendships, frustrated loves, mortality, and aging. A magnificent new collection from an award winning author.
When: Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Bilingual book club will discuss The Whistler/El Soborno by John Grisham in English and Spanish.
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Holiday Closures

7/4/18: Independence Day

9/3/18: Labor Day

9/21/18: Staff Training Day

11/11/18: Veterans' Day 

11/22/18: Thanksgiving Day

11/23/18: Day after Thanksgiving

12/25/18: Christmas Day

*Closing at 5:00 p.m. 11/21/18, 12/24/18, and 12/31/18

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