ATASCADERO — Atascadero Library, located at 6555 Capistrano Avenue, Atascadero, has released their lineup of programs for April. Sally LaPorte, the contact person for children’s and teen programs, can be reached at (805) 461-6163 or via email at For adult programs, Melanie Bales can be contacted at (805) 461-6162 or

Children’s Programs:

  • Storytimes: Enjoy Bilingual Storytime on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m., and English Storytimes on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m., featuring stories, songs, and fun for children aged 5 and under.
  • Youth Book Club: Discuss favorite books with treats provided on Saturday, April 6 at 2:30 p.m., designed for grades 4-6.
  • Read to a Dog: Interact with Jack, the library therapy dog, on Thursday, April 4 & 18 at 3 p.m., suitable for all ages.
  • Pyjama Drama: Participate in an interactive theater class on Saturday, April 13 at 2 p.m., tailored for ages 5-9.
  • Battle of the Books Trivia: Test Battle Book knowledge with competitive trivia sessions on Tuesday, April 16 and Wednesday, April 24 from 3:30 to 4 p.m., open to grades 4-6.
  • Kids’ Craft Club: Create Spring crafts on Wednesday, April 17 from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m., for ages 6-12.
  • LEGO Club: Engage in LEGO building fun on Saturday, April 20 at 2 p.m., requiring registration and open to ages 5-12.

Teen Programs:

  • Teen Origami: Make origami creations with snacks provided on Friday, April 12 at 2:30 p.m., suitable for ages 10-17.

Adult Programs:

  • TMHA Outreach Team: Connect with various services including primary care, recovery, and mental health every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.
  • Sew Your Own Cutlery Roll: Reduce single-use plastic consumption by sewing your own cutlery roll on Friday, April 5 at 2 p.m.
  • Read-a-Latte Book Group: Discuss “Small Great Things” by Jodi Picoult while enjoying coffee and tea on Saturday, April 20 at 10:30 a.m.
  • What is a Green Burial?: Learn about natural burial and its significance at a presentation on April 25 at 2 p.m., delving into the history of Creston Cemetery.