When: Monday, August 05, 2019 - 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: Monday, August 05, 2019 - 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, August 06, 2019 - 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: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Wear your P.J.s and bring your favorite stuffed animal to an evening storytime at the library!
When: Wednesday, August 07, 2019 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Pioneer Room

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club (Escondido 2) will meet 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 (no more than 20 people members).
At this time, applications to join this club are available at: https://www.comic-con.org/toucan/comic-con-adds-two-more-graphic-novel-book-clubs


When: Thursday, August 08, 2019 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: City Hall: Council Chambers

Monthly Meeting
When: Thursday, August 08, 2019 - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Read aloud to bearded dragons for fun or to help improve reading skills.
Pre-registration is required: library.escondido.org/register
When: Thursday, August 08, 2019 - 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Meet up with other LGBT+ and Allied youth ages 12 to 18 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, August 10, 2019 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Lisa Sanders and Karen "Brown Sugar" Hayes are a pair of electrifying, bodacious, harmonizing singers of genuine heartfelt songs. This country-bluesy duo have been performing there unique style of music for over ten years to enthusiastic fans across America.
When: Monday, August 12, 2019 - 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: Monday, August 12, 2019 - 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, August 13, 2019 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

"Educated: A Memoir" by Tara Westover
When: Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 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.

Pre-registration is required: library.escondido.org/register
When: Friday, August 16, 2019 - 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: Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Board Room

Bilingual book club will discuss "All the Pretty Horses/Todos los hermosos caballos" by Cormac McCarthy in English and Spanish
When: Friday, July 19, 2019 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Children of all ages and abilities enjoy stories and create art from favorite picture books.
When: Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Board Room

Bilingual book club will discuss "Life of Pi/Vida de Pi" by Martel Yan in English and Spanish
When: Monday, July 22, 2019 - 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: Monday, July 22, 2019 - 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 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Toddlers and their parents/caregivers enjoy interactive bilingual stories and action songs. Seating is limited, arrive early for a spot!
When: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 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: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Collaboration Corner

Step into virtual worlds using the Library's new Oculus Rift Virtual Reality equipment! Interact with unusual creatures and explore familiar and otherworldly landscapes.
When: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Turrentine Room

Babies from birth to walking and their parents/caregivers enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes. Seating is limited, arrive early for a spot!
When: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Use the gift of song and perform in our talent show for a cash prize. Pre-registration is required by July 18th at escondidolibrary.org/register
When: Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Acrylic Pour Rock Painting
Gravity! Paint! Rocks! These forces combine to create art that is unique as you!
When: Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: City Hall: Council Chambers

Monthly Meeting
When: Friday, July 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% off almost everything in the Friends of the Library Bookshop
When: Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Shop - Friends Bookstore

50% off almost everything in the Friends of the Library Bookshop
When: Monday, July 29, 2019 - 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: Monday, July 29, 2019 - 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 30, 2019 - All Day

The Library will be closed to the public all day.
When: Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Participate in the Teen Summer Reading Challenge by reading at least 10 hours and get invited to the hottest party of the summer!
When: Friday, August 02, 2019 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Poets and educators Kathy and Casey Derengowski will teach children how to write poetry. Their work will be published in the 2019 Kids! San Diego Poetry Annual. Writing and drawing materials will be provided, as well as a snack.
Sponsored by the San Diego Entertainment Arts Guild.
Visit www.ksdpa.com/workshops for more information.
Registration begins July 1, 2019 at www.escondidolibrary.org/register
Workshop is limited to 25 participants

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