ATASCADERO — Atascadero Library will be hosting programs for children, teens, and adults this summer, which will include everything from story time to yoga. 

Children’s Programming:

Bilingual Storytime will take place on Tuesdays, starting at 10:30 a.m. Storytime at Sunken Gardens will take place on Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. English Storytime will be on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. At each storytime library staff will share stories, songs, and fun with children aged 5 and under.


All ages are also welcome to Read to a Dog. Jack, the library therapy dog, will be at the library Thursday, June 6, and Thursday, June 20, at 3 p.m.

The Summer Reading Kick-Off Party will take place on Saturday, June 8, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There participants can pick up their reading logs, have some yummy snacks, make a craft, and get their faces painted.

Kids can also learn about reptiles with Reptile Ron on Friday, June 21, at 1 p.m.

Lego Club will be held on Saturday, June 22, at 3:30 p.m. and is available from kids five to 12 years old. Registration is required.

For more information on children’s programs contact Sall LaPorte at (805) 461-6163 or at  

Teen Programming:

Free SAT prep class on Zoom. The class will be led by an expert in SAT prep. This free four-week course will help students prepare for the test and provide access to practice questions, tests, and additional materials. It will take place June 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, and July 2, 3 at 2 p.m. The Zoom link will be available on

Teens are welcome to come to a craft day where they can take their craft home after. It will take place Thursday, June 27 at 2 p.m. and is open for ages 10 through 17.

For more information on teen programs contact Sall LaPorte at (805) 461-6163 or at 

Adult Programs:

TMHA Library Outreach. Adults, get connected with primary care, recovery, clothing, food, Medicare, shelter, mental health, showers, health insurance, and more.  No appointment is needed. Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Empower Yoga. Learn the essential elements of a yoga practice through basic language in a fun and approachable space. The classes take place on Thursdays at 11 a.m. and registration is required.

Read-a-Latte Book Group. This month, the book group will discuss “Diary of a Misfit” by Casey Parks. Coffee and tea provided. Group will meet on Saturday, June 15, at 10:30 a.m.

For more information on adult programs, contact Melanie Bales at (805) 461-6162 or at