When: Wednesday, August 05, 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: Thursday, August 06, 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, August 06, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Media

When a shiny spaceship lands in Emilia’s backyard, she meets URR, from planet Goopda, who has traveled here to promote universal peace. Children and adults alike will enjoy these award-winning, catchy songs performed by this mother-daughter duo. Visit escondidolibrary.org/kids-svac-2020.aspx for more information.
When: Thursday, August 06, 2020 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Board Room

Recipe for Persuasion by Sonali Dev
When: Friday, August 07, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Children's Storytime

Join Ms. Kristine on Zoom as she reads books of your choice. Contact kristine.mirate@escondidolibrary.org for meeting information.
When: Saturday, August 08, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room


The String Jumpers is a highly talented and versatile duo of Will Jaffe on banjo, dobro, guitar and vocals, and Sheila Jaffe on Celtic harps, keyboards and vocals. They perform uplifting and fun music, bound to put a smile on your face. Having performed together in musical groups of different genres for years, they will be playing Americana, Blue Grass, Celtic, Swing, Blues and Original music you're sure to enjoy.
When: Monday, August 10, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join our Teen Services Librarian as she gives you the rundown on two different books for teens. This weekly series is available on our YouTube channel: EscondidoLibrary
When: Monday, August 10, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Stories and activities to help preschoolers prepare for kindergarten.

-Seating is limited, arrive early to secure a spot!


When: Tuesday, August 11, 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, August 11, 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. Week 7 is our Boat Experiment Kit. Check our YouTube page for a weekly post - www.youtube.com/user/escondidolibrary
When: Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

The House of Broken Angels/ By Luis Alberto Urrea
When: Wednesday, August 12, 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: Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: City Hall: Council Chambers

Monthly Meeting
When: Friday, August 14, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Celebrate Romance Awareness Month with authors Alexa Martin and USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author Talia Hibbert discuss diversity in the romance genre and their newest releases with librarian Jessica Buck.

We will be accepting question submission for the live chat! Please email Jessica.buck@escondidolibrary.org
When: Friday, August 14, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Children's Storytime

The Read and then Eat and Discuss Graphic Novels (R.A.T.E.D. G) Book Club will explore our favorite graphic novels so far! What were your favorites? What are you looking forward to? Contact kristine.mirate@escondidolibrary.org for meeting information.
When: Saturday, August 15, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Board Room

Rincon Literario is a bilingual book club that encourages participants to practice their bilingual skillset through their love for reading. Rincon Literario is held every 3rd Saturday from 10:30-11:45 in the boardroom.

Women with Big Eyes / Mujeres de Ojos Grande, by Ángeles Mastretta
When: Saturday, August 15, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 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! https://www.facebook.com/sdcdm
When: Monday, August 17, 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, August 18, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 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: Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Mock Interview Session 1 - POSTPONED
Need Assistance? Schedule your mock interview today. San Diego Workforce specialist will lead you through a mock interview, and provide feedback.

Pre-registration is required. www.escondidolibrary.org/register
When: Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Mock Interview Session 2

Need Assistance? Schedule your mock interview today. San Diego Workforce specialist will lead you through a mock interview, and provide feedback.

Pre-registration is required. www.escondidolibrary.org/register
When: Friday, August 21, 2020 - 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Join us for a live Q&A on Facebook with author Casey McQuiston.

Casey McQuiston is an American author of romance novels, best known for her New York Times best-selling debut novel Red, White & Royal Blue, in which the son of America's first female president falls in love with the prince of England. She is a 2020 recipient of the Alex Awards.
When: Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Join us for a live Q&A on Facebook with author Adriana Herrera on her book tour!

Adriana Herrera is an Afro-Dominicana who loves writing romance full of people who look and sound like her people getting unapologetic happy endings. Her debut novel, American Dreamer, had been featured in Entertainment Weekly, NPR, Book Riot, and the TODAY Show on NBC. She lives in New York City.
When: Friday, August 28, 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, August 29, 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, August 29, 2020 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 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! https://www.facebook.com/sdcdm
When: Tuesday, September 01, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Board Room

This session has been CANCELLED.

Writers of all genres are invited to read their work and receive group critiques in a friendly and comfortable environment.
When: Wednesday, September 02, 2020 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Earn community service hours by getting involved at the library. Make new friends, participate in special events, and assist with planning amazing stuff for teens. Ages 12 - 18.
When: Wednesday, September 02, 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: Thursday, September 03, 2020 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Board Room

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