When: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes. Seating is limited to 15 babies. Come early for a spot!
When: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Library is closing to the public at 5:00 PM.
When: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - All Day

The Library is closed to the public all day.
When: Friday, November 23, 2018 - All Day

The Library is closed to the public all day.
When: Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Hanging out with friends is super fun, but there is always the questions of where to go (that doesn't involve money). No longer just a place to check out books, the Library is the answer! Bring your friends to this monthly teen event and enjoy a safe place to hang out, have fun, and make some new friends.
When: Monday, November 26, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Other Locations

Join the Escondido Public Library Youth Staff at the SDCDM for a Baby Storytime! Start their love of reading early.

The Museum is located at: 320 North Broadway Escondido, California 92025


This event is free with Museum admission

Questions? Contact Education@sdcdm.org or call (760) 233-7755.

When: Monday, November 26, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.

-Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!


When: Monday, November 26, 2018 - 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, November 27, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

This month's book club selection is "All Rights Reserved" by Gregory Scott Katsoulis. Grab a copy in the Teen Area, then join us to discuss the book, explore similar titles, get a free book and enjoy some tasty burritos. Ages 13-18
When: Tuesday, November 27, 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: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes. Seating is limited to 15 babies. Come early for a spot!
When: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Read aloud to certified Love on a Leash pet therapy dogs for fun or to help improve reading skills.

Children must know how to read. Pre-registration is required: library.escondido.org/register
When: Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive stories and action songs. Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!
When: Friday, November 30, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% off almost everything in the Friends of the Library Bookshop
When: Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% off almost everything in the Friends of the Library Bookshop
When: Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Get hands on with new and emergent technology at Escondido Public Library, which includes two 3D printers, a Silhouette Cameo paper cutter, Oculus Rift virtual reality machine and more. All ages welcome (13 and under will need adult supervision), and no previous experience needed.
When: Monday, December 03, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Childrens Room

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.

-Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!


When: Monday, December 03, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Childrens Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Wednesday, December 05, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes. Seating is limited to 15 babies. Come early for a spot!
When: Wednesday, December 05, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Become a member of Escondido Public Library's Teen Advisory Board! Reasons to join: Make new friends, earn community service hours, become involved with your community, plan teen programs, and participate in special events. Ages 12 - 18.
When: Thursday, December 06, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive stories and action songs. Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!
When: Thursday, December 06, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Children and their families are invited to create an ornament to hang on our tree and one to take home, and visit with Santa. Plan to arrive early as supplies may be limited.
When: Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Three-piece classical ensemble playing well-loved compositions and holiday-themed selections.
When: Monday, December 10, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Other Locations

Join the Escondido Public Library Youth Staff at the SDCDM for a Baby Storytime! Start their love of reading early.

The Museum is located at: 320 North Broadway Escondido, California 92025


This event is free with Museum admission

Questions? Contact Education@sdcdm.org or call (760) 233-7755.

When: Monday, December 10, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.

-Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!


When: Monday, December 10, 2018 - 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, December 11, 2018 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende. Worldwide bestselling “dazzling storyteller” (Associated Press) Isabel Allende returns with a sweeping novel about three very different people who are brought together in a mesmerizing story that journeys from present-day Brooklyn, to Guatemala in the recent past, to Chile and Brazil in the 1970s.
When: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes. Seating is limited to 15 babies. Come early for a spot!
When: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Read aloud to certified Love on a Leash pet therapy dogs for fun or to help improve reading skills.

Children must know how to read. Pre-registration is required: library.escondido.org/register
When: Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive stories and action songs. Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!
When: Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Board Room

Monthly Meeting
When: Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Read aloud to bearded dragons for fun or to help improve reading skills.
Children must know how to read. Pre-registration is required: library.escondido.org/register
When: Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Meet up with other LGBT+ and Allied youth ages 12 to 17 in a safe and friendly space to be your self, meet new people and participate in crafty activities. All facilitators are volunteers for the North County LGBTQ Resource Center's Project Youth.
When: Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Join us this holiday season for a crafty get-together and sing-along! We have three crafts to choose from: Ornament Decoration, Holiday Tote Decoration, and Centerpiece Holiday Trees! Holiday music will be playing and you are welcome to sing along while you craft a lovely item for yourself or a loved one! There will also be hot apple cider and cookies. Each craft is available in limited quantities, so first come, first served.
When: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.

-Seating is limited to 30 children. Come early for a spot!


When: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Wear your P.J.s and bring your favorite stuffed animal to this evening storytime.