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Student Habitat Creation to Promote Pollinators

2017-06-19 23:44:22 admin

A California Native Plant Society Lecture

Buckeye butterfly

Tuesday, June 20

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

E.P. Foster

Michael Glenn with the US Fish and Wildlife will be speaking on Student Habitat Creation to Promote Pollinators. The meeting will start at 7pm. Bring native plants to id. All ages are welcome.  Free.

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Monday Craft Madness at E.P. Foster

2017-06-19 23:06:55 admin

beige background with a heart made out of many pairs of scissors in a heart shape.

Mondays

10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Get your craft on all day at the library! Crafts supplied!

June 18 & 25,  July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31

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Hill Road Library: Coming Soon

2017-06-08 21:30:16 admin

Ventura County Library System in pleased to  announce a new East Side library branch.

Featuring traditional library services, such as adult literacy tutoring, early childhood literacy classes, training classes and a collection of print materials.

Also making use of innovating technology, mobile furnishings and forward-thinking planning to expand access.

Truly visionary, the Hill Road Library will enable residents to explore, discover and connect with the world, and, ultimately, improve lives.

For more info, contact Deputy Director Nancy Schram:

NancySchram@ventura.org (805) 677-7150

The  Friends of the Library are now raising funds to meet  the  immediate needs for the  opening of  the new Hill Road library branch.

Donations can be made at https://squareup.com/store/VenturaFOL

Or mail to:  Ventura FOL

P.O. Box 403, Ventura CA, 93002

VFOL is registered as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.  Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

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Summer Reading 2017 Reading by Design: The Summer of STEAM Begins June 1!

2017-05-31 18:31:13 admin

Fun and excitement await those who journey to the Ventura County Library and participate in Summer Reading 2017, Reading by Design: The Summer of STEAM. Starting June 1 through August 12, register online  for the Summer Reading Challenge and chances to win a Chromebook & STEAM Kit.

Visit the library for STEAM Maker Daze or the STEAM Playground where you can explore, discover, and connect concepts related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math in fun and sometimes silly ways.  In addition to STEAM activities, the library offers Kick-off Shows with Luce Puppets, gaming days (plugged and unplugged), craft days, performers, and end of summer parties –– all for FREE.

Kick-off Show:  Summer Reading Kick off show with Luce Puppets

June 1, 9:00 am  at Sheridan Way School 573 Sheridan Way,                      June 12, 10:30 am  at ATLAS Elementary School 760 Jazmin Ave.              , June 21, Shows at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm at E.P. Foster

 All across the County of Ventura, adults are reading for the win! Enter to win a host of fun prizes every time you read a book. There is no limit on the number of entries. By submitting a response you agree to have your initials displayed on our leader board inside of the library.
Enter the online contest for Adult Summer Reading 2017 here. Good luck!
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Summer Reading for Adults

2017-05-15 23:52:44 admin
 All across the County of Ventura, adults are reading for the win! Enter to win a host of fun prizes every time you read a book. There is no limit on the number of entries. By submitting a response you agree to have your initials displayed on our leader board inside of the library.
Enter the online contest for Adult Summer Reading 2017 here. Good luck!
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