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Stay & Play - Montecito

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Montecito Library
Other
Drop by to learn and play, sing and share stories with your young children. Enjoy the company of other caregivers. 

Stay & Play is made possible with funding from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. This project is supported in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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Music and Movement - Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
All-singing, all-dancing morning of stories and fun! In this class, children and their caregivers learn how to develop early literacy skills through music, dancing, and creative play. These sessions are designed for children ages 2 - 5, but children of all ages are welcome. 
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Música y Movimiento - Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Music and Movement
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery - West

¡Una mañana llena de canto, baile, historias y diversión! En esta clase los niños y sus proveedores de cuidado infantil aprenden cómo desarrollar habilidades de alfabetización temprana a través de la música, el baile y el juego creativo. Estas sesiones están diseñadas para niños entre 2 a 5 años de edad, pero niños de todas las edades son bienvenidos.  

¡Proveedoras si desean que sus pequeños practiquen inglés esta clase es perfecta para usted! ya que esta clase será dirigida en inglés.


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Almuerzo en la Biblioteca - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library

Los niños y los jóvenes pueden comer una comida nutritiva y gratuita proporcionado por el Programa de Servicio de Alimentos del USDA. No hay requisitos de ingresos ni de documentos. Tampoco se necesita registrar para poder participar. Cualquier niño de 18 años o menos puede recibir un almuerzo gratis, martes hasta viernes. Las comidas se sirven por orden de llegada. Se sirve los almuerzos hasta el 12 de agosto.

Esta institución es un proveedor que brinda igualdad de oportunidades. El Programa de Servicios de Alimentos en el Verano es un programa del Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos, administrado en California por el Departamento de Educación de California. El Almuerzo en la Biblioteca es un proyecto de la Biblioteca Estatal de California, en colaboración con la Asociación de Bibliotecas de California, y respaldado con fondos del Estado de California.

Patrocinado por el programa de Alimentos de Verano de Foodbank.


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Lunch at the Library - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Children and teens are invited to come pick up a free nutritious meal as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Program. There are no income requirements, and any child 18 and under is welcome. No sign-ups or registration needed. Meals are served on a first-come, first-served basis. Lunches will be served and eaten in the Faulkner Gallery, Tuesday through Friday, through August 12th.

This program is supported by funds from the Lunch at the Library Project.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. The Summer Food Service Program is a program of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, administered in California by the California Department of Education. Lunch at the Library is a project of the California State Library in partnership with the California Library Association and supported with funds from the State of California.

https://foodbanksbc.org/programs/lunch/
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Bibliolab - Central

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Central Library
Children's Area
¿Listos a aprender ciencia por medio de la experiencia? Todos los niños de cualquier edad están invitados a jugar y aprender cada sábado de mayo en este evento informal. El personal de la biblioteca tendrá actividades de STEAM para que los niños grandes y pequeños aprendan sobre ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería y matemáticas de maneras divertidas e interactivas. Niños de todas las edades son bienvenidos a interactuar con todas las actividades, pero  los niños más pequeños pueden necesitar la ayuda de un adulto. Las actividades rotan semanalmente.


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Library Lab - Central

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Makerspace
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Ready for hands-on science learning? Children of all ages are invited to play and learn together every Saturday in May in this drop in event. Library staff will have STEAM activities for both older and younger children to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math in fun, interactive ways. All ages are welcome to interact with all activities, but an adult assistant may be necessary for younger children. Activities rotate weekly.
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Wiggly Storytime - Central

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
This storytime engages children and their caregivers with short stories, action rhymes, and songs. Your toddler will learn sounds, letter recognition, new words, listening skills, and motor skills that will help them grow into pre-readers, all while having fun. This class is designed for toddlers ages 14 months - 3 years.
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Baby and Me - Central

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Baby and Me focuses on developing your baby’s pre-literacy skills. In this thirty minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in songs, rhymes, reading, and sensory play time to develop language skills, social skills, motor skills, and community building. Please bring your own blanket.

This class is best for babies 0-14 months and their caregivers.
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Almuerzo en la Biblioteca - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library

Los niños y los jóvenes pueden comer una comida nutritiva y gratuita proporcionado por el Programa de Servicio de Alimentos del USDA. No hay requisitos de ingresos ni de documentos. Tampoco se necesita registrar para poder participar. Cualquier niño de 18 años o menos puede recibir un almuerzo gratis, martes hasta viernes. Las comidas se sirven por orden de llegada. Se sirve los almuerzos hasta el 12 de agosto.

Esta institución es un proveedor que brinda igualdad de oportunidades. El Programa de Servicios de Alimentos en el Verano es un programa del Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos, administrado en California por el Departamento de Educación de California. El Almuerzo en la Biblioteca es un proyecto de la Biblioteca Estatal de California, en colaboración con la Asociación de Bibliotecas de California, y respaldado con fondos del Estado de California.

Patrocinado por el programa de Alimentos de Verano de Foodbank.


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Lunch at the Library - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Children and teens are invited to come pick up a free nutritious meal as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Program. There are no income requirements, and any child 18 and under is welcome. No sign-ups or registration needed. Meals are served on a first-come, first-served basis. Lunches will be served and eaten in the Faulkner Gallery, Tuesday through Friday, through August 12th.

This program is supported by funds from the Lunch at the Library Project.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. The Summer Food Service Program is a program of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, administered in California by the California Department of Education. Lunch at the Library is a project of the California State Library in partnership with the California Library Association and supported with funds from the State of California.

https://foodbanksbc.org/programs/lunch/
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Bilingual Baby and Me- Eastside

11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Eastside Library
Large Courtyard
Baby and Me focuses on developing your baby’s pre-literacy skills. In this thirty minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in English and Spanish songs, rhymes, group reading, and sensory play to develop language skills, social skills, motor skills, and community building. Bring your own blanket.
This class is best for babies 0-14 months and their caregivers. Event may be cancelled due to inclement weather.

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Almuerzo en la Biblioteca - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library

Los niños y los jóvenes pueden comer una comida nutritiva y gratuita proporcionado por el Programa de Servicio de Alimentos del USDA. No hay requisitos de ingresos ni de documentos. Tampoco se necesita registrar para poder participar. Cualquier niño de 18 años o menos puede recibir un almuerzo gratis, martes hasta viernes. Las comidas se sirven por orden de llegada. Se sirve los almuerzos hasta el 12 de agosto.

Esta institución es un proveedor que brinda igualdad de oportunidades. El Programa de Servicios de Alimentos en el Verano es un programa del Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos, administrado en California por el Departamento de Educación de California. El Almuerzo en la Biblioteca es un proyecto de la Biblioteca Estatal de California, en colaboración con la Asociación de Bibliotecas de California, y respaldado con fondos del Estado de California.

Patrocinado por el programa de Alimentos de Verano de Foodbank.


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Lunch at the Library - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Children and teens are invited to come pick up a free nutritious meal as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Program. There are no income requirements, and any child 18 and under is welcome. No sign-ups or registration needed. Meals are served on a first-come, first-served basis. Lunches will be served and eaten in the Faulkner Gallery, Tuesday through Friday, through August 12th.

This program is supported by funds from the Lunch at the Library Project.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. The Summer Food Service Program is a program of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, administered in California by the California Department of Education. Lunch at the Library is a project of the California State Library in partnership with the California Library Association and supported with funds from the State of California.

https://foodbanksbc.org/programs/lunch/
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Bibliolab - Parque Bohnett

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Community Location
¿Listos a aprender ciencia por medio de la experiencia? Todos los niños de cualquier edad están invitados a jugar y aprender en este evento informal. El personal de la biblioteca tendrá una actividad de STEAM para que los niños aprendan sobre ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería y matemáticas de maneras divertidas e interactivas. Niños de todas las edades son bienvenidos a interactuar con las actividades, pero los niños más pequeños pueden necesitar la ayuda de un adulto. Las actividades rotan semanalmente.


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Library Lab - Bohnett Park

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Library on the Go Van
Library Outreach Van
Ready for hands-on science learning? Children of all ages are invited to play and learn together outdoors in this drop in event. Library staff will have a STEAM activity for children to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math in fun, interactive ways. All ages are welcome to interact with all activities, but an adult assistant may be necessary for younger children. Activities rotate weekly.
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Read to a Dog - Eastside

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Eastside Library
Practice your reading with a furry friend! Sign up at the desk for a 10-15 minute reading session, first come, first serve. Reluctant readers, emergent readers, and dog-loving readers welcome! Our volunteer therapy dog team is certified by the Alliance of Therapy Dogs.
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Stay & Play - Bohnett Park

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Community Location
Drop by to learn and play, sing and share stories with your young children. Enjoy company and snacks with other caregivers. Bilingual Spanish and English speaking staff will be present. 
 
Stay & Play is made possible with funding from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. This project is supported in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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Storywalk® in the Park - Bohnett Park

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Community Location
Join us outside to enjoy a picture book and activities with your children. Many thanks to Two Lions Publishing and author Anna Kang and illustrator Christopher Weyant for allowing us to share their picture book, It Is (Not) Perfect. The pages of the book and activities are printed on large standing signs, ready for you to follow along a path. 

Drop-in, no registration required. Event may be cancelled due to inclement weather.

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Almuerzo en la Biblioteca - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library

Los niños y los jóvenes pueden comer una comida nutritiva y gratuita proporcionado por el Programa de Servicio de Alimentos del USDA. No hay requisitos de ingresos ni de documentos. Tampoco se necesita registrar para poder participar. Cualquier niño de 18 años o menos puede recibir un almuerzo gratis, martes hasta viernes. Las comidas se sirven por orden de llegada. Se sirve los almuerzos hasta el 12 de agosto.

Esta institución es un proveedor que brinda igualdad de oportunidades. El Programa de Servicios de Alimentos en el Verano es un programa del Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos, administrado en California por el Departamento de Educación de California. El Almuerzo en la Biblioteca es un proyecto de la Biblioteca Estatal de California, en colaboración con la Asociación de Bibliotecas de California, y respaldado con fondos del Estado de California.

Patrocinado por el programa de Alimentos de Verano de Foodbank.


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Lunch at the Library - Central

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Children and teens are invited to come pick up a free nutritious meal as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Program. There are no income requirements, and any child 18 and under is welcome. No sign-ups or registration needed. Meals are served on a first-come, first-served basis. Lunches will be served and eaten in the Faulkner Gallery, Tuesday through Friday, through August 12th.

This program is supported by funds from the Lunch at the Library Project.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. The Summer Food Service Program is a program of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, administered in California by the California Department of Education. Lunch at the Library is a project of the California State Library in partnership with the California Library Association and supported with funds from the State of California.

https://foodbanksbc.org/programs/lunch/
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The Lightning Thief Mini Concert - Central

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Central Library
Faulkner Gallery
Join us at the Central Library to see Out of the Box Theater perform pieces from the musical The Lightning Thief and enjoy a craft in the spirit of heroes and Greek Gods!

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Stay & Play - Eastside

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Eastside Library
Drop by to learn and play, sing and share stories with your young children. Enjoy the company of other caregivers. Bilingual Spanish and English speaking staff will be present.

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Stay & Play - Montecito

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Montecito Library
Other
Drop by to learn and play, sing and share stories with your young children. Enjoy the company of other caregivers. 

Stay & Play is made possible with funding from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. This project is supported in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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Music and Movement - Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
All-singing, all-dancing morning of stories and fun! In this class, children and their caregivers learn how to develop early literacy skills through music, dancing, and creative play. These sessions are designed for children ages 2 - 5, but children of all ages are welcome. 
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