Current Happenings

Family Fun Do-it-Yourself Crafts at the library:

posted Sep 2, 2014, 6:08 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Oct 15, 2014, 6:33 PM ]

Saturdays from 1:30PM to 4:30PM

Come to the library to have fun with paper, glue and crayons. Each month has a different theme for the crafts. Coloring pages, mazes, word search puzzles are also available to the children of all ages.

Movie Matinee@ the Library

posted Mar 4, 2014, 9:52 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Jan 9, 2015, 9:08 PM ]

 Meets on the 4th Friday of the Month from 11:00 (before the Library opens at 1:00)

Bring  your lunch and enjoy the movie

The correct date is January 23 (fourth Friday of the month) at 11:00.
We will be watching:
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  1. The Good Lie
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  2. After their village is destroyed and their parents killed by Northern militia, Sudanese orphans Theo, his siblings and other survivors make a difficult journey to a refugee camp in Kenya. Thirteen years later, the group gets the chance to settle in the U.S. They are met in Kansas by Carrie Davis (Reese Witherspoon), who has been charged with finding them jobs. However, seeing how adrift they are in 20th-century America, Carrie endeavors to help them in rebuilding their shattered lives.

For information on upcoming movies to discuss call 831-427-7710

Re-Visioning Our Poems

posted Mar 4, 2014, 5:16 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Oct 15, 2014, 6:44 PM ]

Bring drafts of your poems to our editing workshop, led by local poet, MAGDALENA MONTAGNE. Develop your ideas in a supportive group.

Third Wednesday of the month, between 2:30 and 4:00 pm at the La Selva Beach Library.   

No registration required.  No fees.  All are welcome.  For information call Programs 831-427-7717  or email:  pro@santacruzpl.org

Armchair Travel Adventure

posted Oct 16, 2013, 7:44 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Feb 28, 2015, 2:25 PM ]

Join us for travelers’ stories, photos, books, cultural crafts, music and food!

Thursday, March 5 at 10:30 - Costa Rica.

Thursday, April 2 at 10:30 - Antarctica

Want to share your travel adventure?  Let us know!

For information call 831-427-7717 or 831-427-7710

Lego: Simple Machines Studio

posted Oct 16, 2013, 7:39 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Oct 15, 2014, 6:32 PM ]

Thursdays from 3:00PM to 4:30PM 

Create Lego devices with gears, levers & pulleys.

10 week series begins October 9th

Children and Teens ages 9-18 

For information call 831-427-7717 or 831-427-7710

Homework Assistance

posted Mar 16, 2013, 5:49 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Oct 15, 2014, 6:50 PM ]

Free homework help at the library:

Every Tuesday 3:00 – 5:00

The Santa Cruz Public Libraries and the Friends of the La Selva Beach Library are offering FREE homework help.  Assistance to school age children is provided by a California credentialed teacher.

No appointment necessary.  Question? Contact Sandi at 427.7706 x7665 or imperios@santacruzpl.org.

Book Sale at the Art, Antique, & Craft Faire

posted Sep 26, 2012, 4:44 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Oct 15, 2014, 6:56 PM ]

NEXT BOOK SALE -  NOVEMBER 15, 2014 
Every summer and fall the Friends of the Library have a used book sale which helps provide funds for activities that the Friends offer at the La Selva Beach Library.  We do this in conjunction with the Art, Antique, and Craft Faire.  Check back to find out when the next books sale will take place.
MEANWHILE:
We  collect gently used books in the La Selva Beach Library.  Donations may be made any time the Library is open.

Movie Club

posted Sep 16, 2012, 1:41 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Nov 15, 2014, 7:15 PM ]

Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the Month from 1:00 to 2:00

Next meeting – December 16

For information on upcoming movies to discuss call 831-427-7710




Pre-School Story Time

posted Sep 16, 2012, 1:39 PM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Oct 15, 2014, 6:53 PM ]


Tuesdays 10:30-11:30am! 

Designed for families with children 3 - 6 years old.  The Pre-School Story time is a fun way to introduce your child to the library and the magic of reading.

For information call 831-427-7717 or 831-427-7710

 The Librarian reads a story and provides a craft for children and

 adults to do together.

Join us!




Next Friends Meeting

posted Jul 11, 2012, 9:58 AM by Margie Bowles   [ updated Jan 9, 2015, 9:04 PM ]

January 26, 2015.  Join us!

AGENDA to be posted when available.



 

 

 

            

 

 

      

 

 



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