Escondido Public Library

 

Upcoming Events

When: Monday, December 18, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club will meet the third Monday of every month at 6:00 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).
You must submit this INTEREST FORM in order to be considered for membership. You must also be above the age of 18 and have a Comic-Con Member ID for consideration. Members are responsible for obtaining their own books for each meeting, either by purchasing a printed or digital copy or borrowing from a library. This club will be a closed group.
When: Monday, December 25, 2017 - All Day

Holiday Closure
When: Monday, January 01, 2018 - All Day

The Library will be closed to the public all day.
When: Tuesday, January 02, 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: Wednesday, January 03, 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: Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Use cotton swabs and watercolors to create a unique art piece.
When: Monday, January 08, 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, January 09, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Board Room

Monthly Meeting
When: Tuesday, January 09, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

H is for Hawk by Helen McDonald
When: Wednesday, January 10, 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, January 10, 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, January 11, 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, January 11, 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, January 11, 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: Friday, January 12, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

The Read, Eat, and Discuss (R.E.A.D.) Book Club will explore Molly Ostertag's graphic novel, The Witch Boy. Circulating copies of the book are available for checkout and can be obtained at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. To reserve a copy, visit the Library’s catalog at library.escondido.org. Registration is required, and is open 30 days before until the day of the program at library.escondido.org/register.
When: Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Solo piano concert by Steinway Artist Louis Landon, performing his own original compositions with the ambition to create a more loving and peaceful world.
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