When: Wednesday, June 03, 2020 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Pioneer Room

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club (Escondido 2) meets the first Wednesday of every month at 6:30 PM at the Escondido Public Library. Meetings will last approximately 90 minutes. Membership in this group is limited and by application only. At this time, membership is full.
When: Friday, June 05, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Children of all ages and abilities enjoy stories and create art from favorite picture books.
When: Saturday, June 06, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

The Escondido Library Youth Staff is hosting an online storytime for the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum's Facebook page! Join us online!
When: Saturday, June 06, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Bring clippings of your favorite succulents to pot, trade, and share with fellow plant lovers. Learn from community experts about growing succulents and other native California plants in your garden!

Small containers and dirt will be provided.
When: Tuesday, June 09, 2020 - 5:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

American Dirt/By Jeanine Cummins.
When: Tuesday, June 09, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Children's Storytime

Wear your P.J.s and bring your favorite stuffed animal to this evening storytime.
When: Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive bilingual stories and action songs.
When: Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: City Hall: Council Chambers

Monthly Meeting
When: Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Board Room

Red, White, & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
When: Friday, June 12, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

In this first live episode, listen to best-selling authors Susan Elizabeth Phillips and Jayne Ann Krentz/Amanda Quick discuss their newest releases with librarian Jessica Buck!

We will be accepting question submission for the live chat! Please email Jessica.buck@escondidolibrary.org
When: Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Nathan & Jessie

Music with a spirit of beauty, spontaneity, dance, and jazz improvisation! ​The upbeat tunes they write reflect the cultural, emotional, and inspirational images of their life experience and are rooted in the spirit of jazz, improvisation, storytelling, language, and humor.

When: Monday, June 15, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Online Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.

When: Monday, June 15, 2020 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Pioneer Room

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club will meet the third Monday of every month at 6:30 PM at the Escondido Public Library. Meetings will last approximately 90 minutes. Membership in this group is extremely limited (no more than 20 people per meeting).
When: Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Board Room

Writers of all genres are invited to read their work and receive group critiques in a friendly and comfortable environment.
When: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Where: Children's Room

Youth Services will lead you through a fun craft to try at home with the materials in your Summer Virtual Activity Grab Bag. Check our YouTube page for a weekly post - www.youtube.com/user/escondidolibrary
When: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Children's Storytime

Wear your P.J.s and bring your favorite stuffed animal to this evening storytime.
When: Wednesday, July 01, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes.
When: Wednesday, July 01, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Our Teen Services Librarian hosts a weekly digital breakout game via Zoom. Register for the Summer Activity Challenge to obtain the Zoom link and join the game.
When: Thursday, July 02, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive bilingual stories and action songs.
When: Thursday, July 02, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Visit IMAGINATION ISLAND with this inspirational and hilarious ventriloquist. Overcome life's pirates! Overcome evil dragons! Encourage the whole family!
When: Thursday, July 02, 2020 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Board Room

A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende
When: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes.
When: Friday, June 19, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Children of all ages and abilities enjoy stories and create art from favorite picture books.
When: Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Board Room

Becoming / Mi Historia, by Michelle Obama

In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era.
When: Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

The Escondido Library Youth Staff is hosting an online storytime for the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum's Facebook page! Join us online!
When: Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Come enjoy an afternoon of board games and fun as you enjoy freshly brewed coffee from a local business! Our selection of games include "Catan", "Lanterns Harvest Festival", "Ticket to Ride", "Scrabble", "Munchkin", "Game of LIFE" and more.
When: Monday, June 22, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join our Teen Services Librarian as she gives you the rundown on three different books for teens. This weekly series is available on our YouTube channel: EscondidoLibrary
When: Monday, June 22, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.


When: Monday, June 22, 2020 - 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn the basics of 3D printing with a demo and Q&A. Each demo will last approximately 30 minutes. No registration required.
When: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pick up your craft kit from the library and check out the instructional video with our Teen Services Librarian. This weekly series is available on our YouTube channel: EscondidoLibrary
When: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Where: Children's Room

Youth Services will lead you through a fun craft to try at home with the materials in your Summer Virtual Activity Grab Bag. Check our YouTube page for a weekly post - www.youtube.com/user/escondidolibrary
When: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Children's Storytime

Wear your P.J.s and bring your favorite stuffed animal to this evening storytime.
When: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes.
When: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Our Teen Services Librarian hosts a weekly digital breakout game via Zoom. Register for the Summer Activity Challenge to obtain the Zoom link and join the game.
When: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Introduction to 3D Printing for adults. Learn the basics of Tinkercad, an online tool to create 3D designs. Visit www.tinkercad.com to set up an account.

Seating is limited. Pre-registration is required. Class will take place in the Turrentine Room, located on the second floor of the Library.

Knowledge of basic computer skills and an Escondido Public Library card is required to attend the class. If you do not have an Escondido Public Library card, please arrive early to the Library to sign up for a card.
When: Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive bilingual stories and action songs.
When: Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Resume Strategy
Learn how to build professional, attention-grabbing resumes from the employer's perspective, apply expert principles to present your value, and showcase key skills by using examples of results and accomplishments.

Pre-registration is required. www.escondidolibrary.org/register
When: Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Resume Building

In this Career Guidance Series, you will learn how to build professional, attention-grabbing resumes from the employer's perspective, apply expert principles to present your value, and showcase key skills by using examples of results and accomplishments.


Pre-registration is required. www.escondidolibrary.org/register
When: Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

A virtual magic workshop where John Abrams will teach you three awesome magic tricks!
When: Friday, June 26, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% off almost everything in the Friends of the Library Bookshop
When: Friday, June 26, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

In this second live episode, listen to the authors Sonali Dev and Suzanne Park discuss diversity in YA and Adult Romance and their new releases with librarians Jessica Buck and Cathy Janovitz.

We will be accepting question submission for the live chat! Please email Jessica.buck@escondidolibrary.org
When: Friday, June 26, 2020 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Children's Room

The Read and then Eat and Discuss Graphic Novels (R.A.T.E.D. G) Book Club will explore "Last Kids on Earth" by Max Brallier. Circulating copies of the book will be available for checkout while supplies last. To reserve a copy, visit the Library’s catalog at library.escondido.org. Contact kristine.mirate@escondidolibrary.org for meeting information.
When: Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% off almost everything in the Friends of the Library Bookshop
When: Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Kamishibai is the Japanese art of combining live storytelling with painted pictures and written words. Join us for a riveting storytime with a professional actor from Write Out Loud and their storybook in a box.
When: Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Make a Mask - Our digital tutorial will give you creative techniques to make your own custom-fitting mask base that you can decorate in a variety of ways! Learn to use various household supplies (like plastic cling wrap, duct tape, and cardboard) to capture the unique form and size of your face and head so that your ideas don't have to be limited by ill-fitting and flimsy plastic masks available in stores.
When: Monday, June 29, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join our Teen Services Librarian as she gives you the rundown on three different books for teens. This weekly series is available on our YouTube channel: EscondidoLibrary
When: Monday, June 29, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Children's Storytime

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.


When: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pick up your craft kit from the library and check out the instructional video with our Teen Services Librarian. This weekly series is available on our YouTube channel: EscondidoLibrary

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