Wednesday, July 9, 2014

North Clairemont Library Events and Classes for July

Clairemont is home to no less than 3 branches of the San Diego Public Library. If you haven't been in a public library recently, you may be surprised to find out about everything that goes on there aside from borrowing books!

For example, check out this list of events and activities  in July at the N. Clairemont branch which is at 4616 Clairemont Dr., across from Clairemont Square.  Thank you Eileen Hauser, Branch Manager for sending this along!

Adult Programs
Documentary Nights  Tuesday, July 15th & July 29th @ 6:15pm. 
20 Feet from Stardom. Meet the unsung heroes behind the greatest music of our time in this 2014 Academy Award winning documentary. 91 min. PG-13.

Searching for Sugarman Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez . 2013 Academy Award Winner. 86 min. PG-13.

Preparing for New Pet. Wednesday, July 16 @6:30pm. 
Animal care expert Elkie Willis from the American Humane Society will talk about the important factors to consider before inviting a new pet into your home. If you are thinking about adopting a pet, this class is for you.

eReader Training ▫ Thursday, July 17 @1 pm. 
Need help using your Kindle, Ipad or Nook? Drop by our monthly clinic to get assistance &
how to borrow ebooks.

Couponing Made Easy.  Tuesday, July 22 @6:30 pm. 
The California Coupon Diva will share the secrets of couponing. You’ll learn tips and tricks on
saving money in this 90 minute class. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Neuter Scooter Saturday, July 26-call for appt.
In Partnership with the Spay Neuter Action Project, we will be hosting the mobile clinic which can spay or neuter your pet at low cost. For appointment and information, call 866-772-9287.

Teen Program (12+)

Henna Tattoos! Friday, July 11 @4pm. 
Learn about and experience this beautiful, exotic, and temporary body art inspired by the traditions of India, Morocco, and the Middle East. Teens will need a signed permission slip to be tattooed.

Just for Tweens Program (9+)

Summer Science Fun, Tuesday, July 15 @4pm.
Join us for some entertaining science activities.

Summer Math Fun, Tuesday, July 29 @4pm.
Join us for some mental math games

Ongoing Programs for Children:

Tiny Tot Stories Tuesdays @12:45pm. (Begins July 8th) 
Miss Marika hosts a special storytime for babies and toddlers using books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and simple games. Explore language with tots in an engaging way.

Toddler & Preschool Storytime  Every Friday @10:30 am.
A fun interactive storytime including books, songs, rhymes, movement & bubble time with Miss Karina!

Sign Language Storytime  Every Saturday @10:30 am. 
Ms. Jennifer uses the excitement and fun of signing to enhance the reading of well-loved children's picture books, sing-alongs and bubble time.

Reading Practice for Children 5+

Tales for Tails. Thursday, July 10 @4pm. 
Children can practice reading to rabbits, guinea pigs, and mice. Animals listen quietly.

“Ruff” Readers. Saturday, July 19th @9:30 am.
Children can practice reading to therapy dogs. These pets love to hear children read!

And if it's books you are looking for don't forget the Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale on Saturday, July 12th from 9:30 am-1pm. Find gently used books, movies, & music. Great deals!

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