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Stay & Play @ Harding Elementary

8:40 AM - 9:45 AM
Central Library
Off-Site
Offsite at Harding Elementary School in Room 1! (Enter from the Valerio side.)
Drop by to learn and play, sing and share stories with your young children. Enjoy company, coffee, and snacks with other caregivers.
Este programa se realiza en la escuela Harding, salon 1. (Se puede entrar en el lado de la calle Valerio.)
Estan invitados a aprender, jugar, compartir cuentos y cantar con sus niños pequeños. Convive y comparta del café y meriendas con otros cuidadores. Habra’ personal bilingue que habla español y inglés.

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Bilingual Wiggly Storytime- Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Wiggly storytime engages children and their caregivers with short stories, action rhymes, and songs. Your toddler will be learning 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 15 months to 3 years.


La hora del cuento bilingüe de Wiggly involucra a los niños y sus cuidadores con cuentos, rimas de acción y canciones en inglés y español. 

Su niño aprenderá sonidos, reconocimiento de letras, nuevas palabras, habilidades de escucha y habilidades motoras que lo ayudarán a convertirse en pre lectores, todo mientras se divierte. Esta clase está diseñada para niños pequeños de 15 meses a 3 años.​

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Preschool Storytime - Montecito

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Story Time
Montecito Library
Community Hall
This storytime helps pre-readers improve their literacy skills needed for their upcoming kindergarten year. This storytime features longer books accompanied by a variety of activities, including interactive songs and rhymes. Each thirty minute session ends with a craft or sensory activity. This class is designed for preschoolers ages 3 - 5 years. 
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Bilingual Baby & Me - Central

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
baby & me
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room

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 time to develop language skills, social skills, motor skills, and community building. Everyone is welcome to come early or stay late to play and socialize with other babies and caregivers.

This class is best for babies 0-14 months and their caregivers. 

Classes on Tuesdays at 11:30 am 

Baby and Me se enfoca en desarrollar las habilidades de pre-alfabetización de su bebé. En este programa de treinta minutos, nuestro narrador guiará al grupo en inglés y español en canciones, rimas, lectura grupal y tiempo de juego sensorial para desarrollar habilidades lingüísticas, sociales, motoras y desarrollo comunitario. Todos son bienvenidos a llegar temprano o quedarse despues para jugar y socializar con otros bebés y cuidadores.

Esta clase es para bebés de 0-14 meses y sus cuidadores.

Los martes a las 11:30 a.m

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After School at the Library - Carpinteria

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Carpinteria Library
Multipurpose Room
Study, play and create at the library! We offer laptops, board games, crafts, and a space to hang out after school. Check the calendar for special events and activities!
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Robot Games- Central

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Learn about different robots and play robot games each week!

 For ages 7-12, please register online or with staff.
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Wiggly Storytime - Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Wiggly storytime engages children and their caregivers with short stories, action rhymes, and songs. Your toddler will be learning 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 15 months to 3 years.
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Wiggly Storytime - Eastside

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Eastside Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Wing
Wiggly storytime engages children and their caregivers with short stories, action rhymes, and songs. Your toddler will be learning 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 15 months to 3 years.
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Baby and Me - Central

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
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, group reading, and sensory play time to develop language skills, social skills, motor skills, and community building. Everyone is welcome to come early or stay late to play and socialize with other babies and caregivers.

This class is best for babies 0-14 months and their caregivers


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After School at the Library - Carpinteria

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Carpinteria Library
Multipurpose Room
Study, play and create at the library! We offer laptops, board games, crafts, and a space to hang out after school. Check the calendar for special events and activities!
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Family Storytime- Central

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Stories that all ages can enjoy along with songs and activities. Improve your children's literacy skills and make reading fun!
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Wednesday Matinee: Jumanji - Montecito

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Montecito Library
Community Hall
Wednesday Matinee

Come watch a movie at the library. 

We'll be showing Jumanji (the original movie starring Robin Williams) which is rated PG.

Free and all are welcome! 
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Tech Help Sessions - Montecito Library

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
 laptop and mobile device by book
Montecito Library
Experienced staff are available to work one-on-one to help with issues related to using personal computers and mobile devices or questions related to accessing library resources or downloadable materials. 

You are encouraged to bring your laptop or mobile devices for personalized instruction. Please bring specific questions or problems to be resolved to your coaching sessions. Coaches cannot assist with hardware problems. 

Sessions are available by appointment only and can be made either by visiting the library or by phone. Appointments are limited to 30 minutes, once per week. 
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Stay & Play - Eastside

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Eastside Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Wing
Drop by to learn and play, sing and share stories with your young children. Enjoy company, coffee, and snacks with other caregivers.​ Bilingual Spanish and English speaking staff will be present.  

Venga a aprender, jugar, compartir cuentos y cantar con sus niños pequeños. Disfrute de la compañía, el café y meriendas con otros cuidadores.  Habrá personal bilingüe que habla español y inglés.​ 
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Tech Help Sessions - Montecito

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 laptop and mobile device by book
Montecito Library
Experienced staff are available to work one-on-one to help with issues related to using personal computers and mobile devices or questions related to accessing library resources or downloadable materials. 

You are encouraged to bring your laptop or mobile devices for personalized instruction. Please bring specific questions or problems to be resolved to your coaching sessions. Coaches cannot assist with hardware problems. 

Sessions are available by appointment only and can be made either by visiting the library or by phone. Appointments are limited to 30 minutes, once per week. 
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Preschool Storytime- Carpinteria

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Wiggly Storytime - Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Wiggly storytime engages children and their caregivers with short stories, action rhymes, and songs. Your toddler will be learning 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 15 months to 3 years.
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Knit 'n' Needle - Montecito

2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Montecito Library
Community Hall
Knit ‘n' Needle is a gathering for people who knit, crochet, embroider, do needle point or other creative things with fiber arts. 

All skill levels are welcome!
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After School at the Library - Carpinteria

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Carpinteria Library
Multipurpose Room
Study, play and create at the library! We offer laptops, board games, crafts, and a space to hang out after school. Check the calendar for special events and activities!
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Baby and Me - Carpinteria

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Carpinteria Library
Multipurpose Room
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, group reading, and sensory play time to develop language skills, social skills, motor skills, and community building. Everyone is welcome to come early or stay late to play and socialize with other babies and caregivers.

This class is best for babies 0-14 months and their caregivers
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Baby Music and Movement - Central

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
baby & me
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room

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, group reading, and sensory play time to develop language skills, social skills, motor skills, and community building. Everyone is welcome to come early or stay late to play and socialize with other babies and caregivers.

This class is best for babies 0-14 months and their caregivers. 

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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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Brick Builders - Central

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Lab
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Let's build with LEGO! Sign up at the Children's Desk and try building the weekly challenge or use your imagination to create your own LEGO masterpiece. Children under 8 need to bring an adult building assistant.
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Tech Help Sessions - Montecito

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 laptop and mobile device by book
Montecito Library
Experienced staff are available to work one-on-one to help with issues related to using personal computers and mobile devices or questions related to accessing library resources or downloadable materials. 

You are encouraged to bring your laptop or mobile devices for personalized instruction. Please bring specific questions or problems to be resolved to your coaching sessions. Coaches cannot assist with hardware problems. 

Sessions are available by appointment only and can be made either by visiting the library or by phone. Appointments are limited to 30 minutes, once per week. 
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Exploration Stations - Central

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Library
Children's Area - Island Room
Children 2-5 and their caregivers are invited to play and learn together every Saturday morning. Library staff will have multiple stations of activities designed to develop early literacy skills and introduce science, technology, engineering, art, and math concepts in an age appropriate way. Activities will rotate weekly. 
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