Atascadero Library April programing features fun activities for all


ATASCADERO — The Atascadero Library will be holding the upcoming programs at the library.

Preschool Storytimes - scheduled on Monday and Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. Stories and songs will be shared.

Toddler Storytime - specifically designed for toddlers every Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. Stories, rhymes, music and finger plays will be shared.

Rhyme Time Storytime- In celebration of Poetry Month, toddler time will feature poems and rhymes. Fri., April 13 at 10:30 a.m.

Craft Club - Come make a fun project! Tues., April 3 at 3:30 p.m. Registration required. Ages 6 to 12.

Zoo To You- Learn fun facts about animals at this Conservation Ambassador Program. Weds., April 4 at 3:30 p.m. All ages.

Family Movie - Sat., April 7 at 2 p.m. See library website for details. All ages.

Teen Succulent Design Workshop- Sat., April 7 at 11 a.m. Registration required. Ages 10-17.

Paws To Read To Daisy- Thurs., April 5 and Thurs., April 19 at 3:30 p.m. Practice reading anything to Daisy the dog and she will listen. School age.

Xtreme Science And Magic Show- Weds., April 11 at 3:30 p.m. All ages.

Poetry And Pizza For Teens - Celebrate poetry month with your Friends. Create poetry, have an open mic and eat pizza. Fri., April 13 and 27. Ages 12-17.

Mad Science Of LA- Sounds like science is the theme of this fantastic science program. Sat., April 14 at 11 a.m. All ages.

Lego Club - On Sat., April 21 at 2 p.m. Registration required. Ages 5-12.

American Traditions: Quilts and Poetry -Selected poetry will be displayed in April, along with quilts created by local quilters on the theme of American Traditions. A reception is planned for Thurs., April 5, from 5:30-7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served and all are invited.

Build Your Own Box- Tues., April 3 at 3:30- 4:30 p.m. You can make a box from a greeting card. Janelle LaFond will show you how in this workshop. Bring two greetings cards or use ones provided and have some fun! These nifty little boxes can be used as decoration or gift boxes for special events.

Home Food Preservation - Thurs., April 5 at 6 - 7 p.m. Join Master Food Preservers Sarah Arana and Jojo Brung as they show how to make sauerkraut at home as well as discuss the basics of fermentation and associated food safety.

Resumes for Results - Sat., April 7 at 10:30-11:30 a.m. Join retired Cuesta College instructor Janelle LaFond, as she teaches you to highlight your experience. Avoid “obituary” resumes that only list what you have done, and convince prospective employers what you can do for them.

Book Discussion Groups-The two library book groups are Gems in the Stacks which meets the 1st Tues. (April 3) of the month at 11 a.m. and Mixed Minds Book Group which meets the 3rd Thurs. (April 19) of the month at 2:30 p.m. Gems in the Stacks will discuss We Never Asked For Wings by Vanessa Diffenbaugh. Mixed Minds Book Group will discuss News of the World by Paulette Jiles.

How to Download Workshop - Sat., April 19 at 5:30-6:30 p.m. Learn how to download free library electronic resources such as EBooks, audiobooks, video, music, and magazines all with your smartphone or tablet. Reservations requested (http://slolibrary. evanced.info/signup/ Calendar) or call 461-6162.

Alice Creasy Rew Bookstore- The Alice Creasy Rew Bookstore is located in the lobby of the Atascadero Library. This is the place to find great used books for sale at fabulous bargain prices.

The Atascadero Library is located at 6555 Capistrano Ave. in Atascadero. For more information on Children’s Programs please contact Leslie Weaver at (805) 461-6163 or email her at [email protected] For adult programs contact Brian Coburn at (805) 461-6162 or email at [email protected]

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