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Sun City Library
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Experts to help with your projects. 

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Norco Library
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Thousand Palms Library
Thu, Dec 14, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Join Ms. Esme every Thursday morning and let's explore the world of reading through magical stories and unleash our imagination thru crafts.  For children 2-5 years of age.  Acompaña a Ms. Esme a escuchar cuentos divertidos y a dejar volar tu imaginación con las manualidades.  Para niños de 2 a 5 años.

Woodcrest Library
Community room
Thu, Dec 14, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Preschool Storytime builds school-readiness with stories, songs, rhymes and other activities for independent preschoolers, immediately followed by an age-appropriate craft. Ages 0-6.


Lake Elsinore Library
Thu, Dec 14, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join our Pre-school Story Time every Thursday @11 a.m. in the Community Room. There will be songs, stories, and crafts!

Norco Library
Thu, Dec 14, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
This program is for ages 0-2yrs.  It is a 30 minute program which encourages socialization, engages fine motor skills, develops sensory skills, teaches sharing and allows children to make friends. 

Sun City Library
Thu, Dec 14, 11:30AM - 3:00PM
Scrap Book Fun. Bring your projects and ideas to share. 

Palm Desert Library
Thu, Dec 14, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Chef's Table presents Chef Tanya Petrovna, with vegetarian cooking. "Eat Plants. Look Good in Your Pants!" This program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. The program does NOT take place at the Palm Desert Library! The recreation center is located behind (north) of the Palm Desert City Hall and its covered parking, and next door to the YMCA. No reservations necessary--first-come, first seated.

Mecca Library
Children's area
Thu, Dec 14, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Come and Read with us! Children explore the wonders of books here at the Mecca Library. Don't miss it!

Highgrove Library
Thu, Dec 14, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Robidoux Library
Community Room
Thu, Dec 14, 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Join in the magic of the holidays with special crafts, games, and activities sponsored by the Friends of the Louis Robidoux Library. Fun for the whole family and for kids, young and old.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Join us for our monthly speaker series " Moments in Time ".

Cabazon Library
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Decorate your own, beautiful gingerbread house! Lots of fun for all the kids. 


La Quinta Library
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
This program is held at the La Quinta Wellness Center located next door to the Library at  78450 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253.

Teens ages 13-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from the Teen Librarian.


Romoland Community Library
Children's Room
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Come join us for a fun and creative program of stories, music, games, movement, crafts, and more! Families with children of all ages are welcome! Please follow us on Facebook for theme of the week or feel free to call for more information.

San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Learn American Sign Language basics every Thursday @4pm in the Community Room!

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


Home Gardens
Community Room
Thu, Dec 14, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
A program in English and Spanish, especially for children ages 3-8 who speak or want to learn Spanish/ Un programa en ingles y espanol especialmente para ninos edades 3-8 que hablan o desean aprender espanol

Eastvale Library
Thu, Dec 14, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Dec 14, 5:00PM - 5:30PM

Cozy up and enjoy a reading of the classic story "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" with a hot cocoa bar for the entire family. Pajama attire is welcome. This event is geared towards children ages 4-12.


San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Thu, Dec 14, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Join us every Thursday @5pm in the Children's Room for Children's Story Time!

Robidoux Library
Computer lab
Thu, Dec 14, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
No registration is needed for these classes. These classes will be 1 hour and 30 minutes long every Thursday from 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM. Some classes will be a two part series. Attendance in both is not necessary. All classes are held in the computer lab. See front desk or call 951-682-5485 for more information.

Computer Class

Desert Hot Springs Library
Thu, Dec 14, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Join us on Thursday, December 14th at 6:00PM for our Make your own furry friend event. You will be stuffing your very own furry animal! We are limited to 30 seats, first come first serve. This event is free and open to the public.


Desert Hot Springs Library
Thu, Dec 14, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Come join us on the second and fourth Thursday of every month at 6:00 PM, for STEAM Story Time with Betsy. We will have stories to be read, and crafts to be made! So come on down to the Library. This event is free and open to the public!


Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Dec 15, All day

Woodcrest Library
Community room
Fri, Dec 15, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.


Wildomar Library
Community Room
Fri, Dec 15, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility, using stretching, resistance training and core exercises. The program uses low impact exercises that are appropriate for all fitness levels and are for anyone over the age of 50! This program is FREE!

Home Gardens
Community Room
Fri, Dec 15, 10:30AM - 11:15AM
A place for families to learn, make new friends and let our their energy. Children will: Listen to stories, sing and dance and use props. Ages rang from infant to kinder.

Sun City Library
Fri, Dec 15, 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Play Scrabble and Upwords  game

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Fri, Dec 15, 3:00PM - 5:30PM

Come join us in the community room to watch a movie! If you're into sci-fi and lightsaber duels, this is the film for you! The movie is rated PG-13. Please call the library or ask a library staff member for the title of the film.

There will be refreshments for sale care of the Friends of the Mission Trail Library.


San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Fri, Dec 15, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library from 3pm to 5pm for our Christmas Program.

Wildomar Library
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Come read to some certified therapy dogs at the library. Also receive a bookmark and a pencil while supplies last.

Nuview Library
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Join us for stories and crafts. Children of all ages welcome.

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
All skill levels are welcome at Calimesa Library's weekly Knitting and Crochet Club. This club meets every Saturday at 10am. We have very talented volunteers that can help new and experienced knitters and crocheters perfect their craft! Be sure to bring crochet hooks/knitting needles in your preferred size.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Read 10 pages of your writing and receive critiques and great feedback with support. Bring pen and paper. Adults 18 and up. This group meets once a month. 10 am to 1 pm

Temecula Public Library
Sat, Dec 16, 10:15AM - 12:30PM
Bone up on reading skills by reading to a licensed therapy dog. Call (951) 693-8980 to schedule an appointment. Ages under 12. *Patrons must be registered in order to participate in the program.

Norco Library
Sat, Dec 16, 10:30AM - 3:00PM
This is your chance to come and let your creativity flow.  Ages: teens and adults.

El Cerrito Library
Community room
Sat, Dec 16, 10:30AM - 12:30PM
CANCELED! Want to learn how to sew? Dust off your machine and join us! We will start off with getting to know the machine and practice stitching straight seams.  RSVP if you don't have a sewing machine
For Ages 8+

See below for August to January, 2018 sewing projects:

  • September 16: Patchwork Table Runner
  • October 21: Super Hero Cape
  • November 18: Apron
December 16: CANCELED Christmas Kitchen Towels CANCELED
  • January 20: Getting to know your sewing machine/Quilted 

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 16, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Sign up and join our book club. Contact staff for more details. Feel free to read the monthly book selection and join in on the day's discussion.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Dec 16, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Grab your favorite book and read to a new four legged friend.

Idyllwild Library
Sat, Dec 16, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Our library staff will make ourselves available to give you some basic help with your computer questions. You are welcome to call in advance to schedule some extended time to help with your questions.

Eastvale Library
Sat, Dec 16, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Woodcrest Library
Community room
Sat, Dec 16, 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Call to sign up for one of two Build a Gingerbread House sessions: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. Each session is limited to 50 perticipants each, so call soon to save your sweet space.
Make your own gingerbread house

Mead Valley Library
Sat, Dec 16, 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Family friendly movies shown in the Mead Valley Library Community Room.  Please call 951-943-4727 to learn what movie we will be showing.  Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  

Tendremos Películas familiares en el Community Room de la biblioteca de Mead Valley. Por favor llame al 951-943-4727 para saber qué película vamos a mostrar. Los niños menores de 12 años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Robidoux Library
Sat, Dec 16, 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Practice your crocheting skills. All levels of expertise welcomed. Supplies are limited so bring what you have.

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 16, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Desert Hot Springs Library
Sat, Dec 16, 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Come join us on Saturday for our Family Movie Day  which is part of our Summer Reading Program.  This event is free and open to the public!



Thousand Palms Library
Sat, Dec 16, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Join us on this Saturday afternoon for movies at the Library.  We will be watching "Home Alone".  Twice a month, we will host a movie and even provide the popcorn!  Stop by the Library for more info and to learn the movie titles.  Don't miss the fun!

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Dec 16, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Card Making Class is held every Saturday at 1:30pm. All of the materials are supplied to you for free and given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 16, 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Feeling grumpy about the Holidays?  There may be someone out there who is even more of a Grinch!  Come join the Indio Library for a screening of Dr Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas and see what happens when a little bit of happiness is shared.

Popcorn will be provided on a first come first served basis.



La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Dec 16, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

La Quinta Library
Multi-Purpose Room
Sat, Dec 16, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Teen Book Club (ages 13-17) Saturdays at 4:00pm Come in to talk about life, love and the meaning of everything . or at least about what you're reading. Sign up in advance and get a free book based on this month's theme! For more information, check out our Teen Blog: laqlibraryteens.blogspot.com


Mead Valley Library
Sun, Dec 17, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Dec 17, All day

Wildomar Library
Sun, Dec 17, All day


La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sun, Dec 17, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Join us as we create practical crafts for everyday use!
For all ages.
Sign-ups are required so call the library at 760-564-4767 today!


La Quinta Library
Classroom
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00PM - 3:00PM

At these workshops we will write and examine the elements of our literary creations. Registration is required.

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San Jacinto Library
Mon, Dec 18, All day
Today is Bake Cookies Day.

Valle Vista Library
Mon, Dec 18, 9:00AM - 11:00AM
ESL Classes Mon & Wed 9am-11am. This class is organized by Mt San Jacinto Community College and hosted in Valle Vista Library Community Room. Space is limited, please contact the Office of Non-Credit programs at 951-487-3707 for information about enrolling.

Woodcrest Library
Community room
Mon, Dec 18, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.


Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Learn how to navigate the Internet with teacher Lyn Manor.  Walk-ins are accepted but reservations are preferred. Classes with insufficient reservations will be canceled. This class repeats weekly.

Reserve at Circulation Desk or call 760-346-6552


Idyllwild Library
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join the fun of these weekly games sponsored by the Forest Folk senior group. Bring a board if you like. All are welcome.

Canyon Lake Library
City Council Room
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
A fun few hours of crafts, Yoga for kids in the first hour, and fun things to for young children to do.  The program is in cooperation with Tiffany a Momco hostess.  Some refreshments and possible giveaways may also be available for participants.

Sun City Library
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Sun City Library
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Idyllwild Library
Mon, Dec 18, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Join us for stories, fun & crafts every Monday morning.

Norco Library
Mon, Dec 18, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Canyon Lake Library
Private Library Space
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Free program with stories movement and a craft to assist in brain and language development. 

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Mon, Dec 18, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Valle Vista Library
Mon, Dec 18, 12:00PM - 3:30PM
Reading Tournament Winter Party!! Reading Quidditch and Snowball Fight Reading Program wraps up with a party for our readers!! Drawings, crafts, prizes and more!

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility, using stretching, resistance training and core exercises. The program uses low impact exercises that are appropriate for all fitness levels and are for anyone over the age of 50! This program is FREE!

Cabazon Library
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Did you hear?  Coloring isn't just for kids anymore.  It's relaxing and fun for adults too.  Join us for a peaceful hour of calm music and drawing.  All materials provided. 


Robidoux Library
Community Room
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
The Adult Coloring Club meets every 1st and 3rd Monday of the month in the Community Room. Coloring pages, pencils, and tea provided, or you may bring your own. Do bring your own cup. Enjoy a calm hour in the middle of your daily bustle.

Adult Coloring Club

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Dec 18, 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Kick the holidays off with George C. Scott as Ebenezer Scrooge in Clive Donner's 1984 adaptation of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol." You WON'T say, "Bah, humbug." Running time: 1 hour 40 minutes. Promotional material from 20th Century Fox DVD label.

Sun City Library
Mon, Dec 18, 3:00PM - 6:00PM

Home Gardens
Community Room
Mon, Dec 18, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Join us for a movie and refreshments. All ages welcome.

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Mon, Dec 18, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Join your friends for a head-to-head competition each month!

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Mon, Dec 18, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
We will be doing Borax crystal ornaments as well as glitter and paint ornaments. No registration is needed; just show up and bring your imagination! There's no need to arrive precisely at 5pm when the craft starts. The doors will be open for your creativity from 5-6:30pm.

Lakeside Library
Mon, Dec 18, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Listen to great stories and make amazing crafts every Monday!

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Dec 18, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Come join the Indio Library and discover what happens when a couple of holidays collide.  This stop-motion masterpiece will enchant you once again when you revisit the Nightmare Before Christmas and find out what Jack has been missing.

Popcorn will be provided on a first come, first served basis.



Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Dec 18, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Film-maker Chip Miller presents the first showing of his Public Broadcasting System show "The Kingston Trio Holiday Cheers!"honoring the only original living member Bob Shane. The program is the first Kingston Trio holiday show ever performed, and the TV premier later in the week on PBS stations nationwide. Bring the family to enjoy this nostalgic show!

Sun City Library
Tue, Dec 19, 9:30AM - 11:30AM

Norco Library
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +).

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Dec 19, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Tue, Dec 19, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Join us in the community room for stories, songs and crafts! For children aged 0-5 years.

Valle Vista Library
Tue, Dec 19, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
A fun and lively book group open to all adult readers.

Norco Library
Tue, Dec 19, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Dec 19, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Palm Desert Library
Seminar room
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Write On! is a support group for writers and those who want to be. Bring short samples of your writing to share with the group.

Cabazon Library
Tue, Dec 19, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Celebrate the National Hour of Code with us here at the library!  Learn basics of coding and how to use sites like Scratch and Code.org. 


Indio Library
Community Room
Tue, Dec 19, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Ho Ho Ho!  Holiday stress overwhelming?  Just need a night (or three) off?  Do you just need a break from the busy holiday schedule? Your Indio Library has you covered! Come join us for the first of a 3 day marathon of the Santa Clause movies starring Tim Allen.  Sit back and relax, enjoy some popcorn and take a look at Santa from a different perspective.

Popcorn will be provided on a first come, first served basis.



Cathedral City Library
Story room
Tue, Dec 19, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children and their families are invited to story time! Come hear stories, meet puppets, make friends, learn songs and make crafts with us! Something new every week. For children ages 3 and up. Join us on Tuesdays at 3:30 PM.

Anza Library
Library
Tue, Dec 19, 3:30PM - 6:30PM

Have a sweet tooth? Come into the library to decorate sugar cookies.


Cathedral City Library
Community room
Tue, Dec 19, 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Games, games and more games!
Do you like competition? Do you like to win? Then join us on Tuesdays in the Community Room for a variety of games. Bring your friends and family for card games, board games and video games! 

Home Gardens
Community Room
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Discover new anime, make new friends and learn how to draw your own Manga!

Lake Elsinore Library
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Kids ages 5-12 can come to the library @ 4 PM and learn how to make origami ornaments!
MATERIALS WILL BE PROVIDED. SPACE IS LIMITED.

La Quinta Library
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

For ages 9-12.

This month's book is "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio. The first 10 kids to register will get a FREE copy of the book! 

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La Quinta Library
Classroom
Tue, Dec 19, 5:00PM - 7:00PM

The Riverside County Office on Aging will be hosting a series of workshops designed to offer information and support to family caregivers. This is a 12 week series that covers living with dementia, preventing caregiver burnout, managing medications, and more. Call (760) 863-7891 or (800) 510-2020 to reserve your spot or for more information.

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Palm Desert Library
Community room
Tue, Dec 19, 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Come join us as we learn about Origami from Desi Okamoto.  We will have stories, songs and of course, a craft! This is a family program.  

Perris Library
Community room
Tue, Dec 19, 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Tuesdays at 6:00pm

Holiday Activities:

  • "Starry Night" 12/5 - A myriad of star crafts to make!
  • "Reindeer Romp" 12/12 - Pajama Party....Come in your warm jammies and enjoy stories, sings, crafts and snacks!
  • "Movie Night" 12/19 - Holiday Movie Fun in the storyroom!

* Also there is a Friends of the Library Event - Toy Sale (during Family Night, 12/5, 12/12 & 19th)

New Toys Staring at $1!




Woodcrest Library
Community room
Wed, Dec 20, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.


Valle Vista Library
Wed, Dec 20, 9:00AM - 11:00AM
ESL Classes Mon & Wed 9am-11am. This class is organized by Mt San Jacinto Community College and hosted in Valle Vista Library Community Room. Space is limited, please contact the Office of Non-Credit programs at 951-487-3707 for information about enrolling.

Cabazon Library
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Join us for stories, songs, and fun!


Wildomar Library
Community Room
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility, using stretching, resistance training and core exercises. The program uses low impact exercises that are appropriate for all fitness levels and are for anyone over the age of 50! This program is FREE!

Nuview Library
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy a relaxing hour of coloring and conversation. Supplies provided by the library. Leave your worries at the door and let your creativity shine!

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Dec 20, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Dec 20, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Norco Library
Wed, Dec 20, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Home Gardens
Community Room
Wed, Dec 20, 10:30AM - 11:15AM
A place for families to learn, make new friends and let our their energy. Children will: Listen to stories, sing and dance and use props. Ages rang from infant to kinder.

Lake Elsinore Library
Wed, Dec 20, 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Come to the Outlets every Wednesday @ 11 AM with your little ones and enjoy our Toddler Tales storytime! Kids can build school readiness with our songs, stories, & crafts.

THIS STORYTIME IS AT THE OUTLETS AT LAKE ELSINORE IN SUITE A106 NOT AT THE LIBRARY.


Highgrove Library
Wed, Dec 20, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Sun City Library
Wed, Dec 20, 11:30AM - 2:30PM
Experienced quilters on hand to help. 

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Wed, Dec 20, 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Join us for some free play! We will have puzzles, board games, Lego bricks, Duplo bricks, and more! For ages 0-15.

Home Gardens
Community Room
Wed, Dec 20, 2:30PM - 3:30PM
Fundamentals of drawing is a weekly program for upper elementary students grades 3rd-6th. Students will learn: Still Life, Shading Techniques, Value and Lighting, Proportion, Gesture & Line Weight, Portraiture and Color.

Mecca Library
Children's area
Wed, Dec 20, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Do you like creating original things? Let's make festive winter holiday crafts here at the Mecca Library! All children are welcome.

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Dec 20, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Ho Ho Ho!  Holiday stress overwhelming?  Just need a night (or three) off?  Do you just need a break from the busy holiday schedule? Your Indio Library has you covered! Come join us for the second of a 3 day marathon of the Santa Clause movies starring Tim Allen.  Sit back and relax, enjoy some popcorn and take a look at Santa from a different perspective.

Popcorn will be provided on a first come, first served basis.



Anza Library
Library
Wed, Dec 20, 3:30PM - 5:25PM
Need some holiday cheer on your table? Come into the library to make a centerpiece!

Lakeside Library
Wed, Dec 20, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

Idyllwild Library
Wed, Dec 20, 4:30PM - 6:00PM
"The Invitation" is a caring and sharing cancer support group. Those who are experiencing the heartache of cancer are welcome to join this anonymous group.

San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Wed, Dec 20, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Wed, Dec 20, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Join Ms. Sarah for an evening of holiday stories, refreshments, music, and playing with snow. No registration required, just bring your holiday spirit!  

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Calimesa Library
Library
Wed, Dec 20, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Come in on the third Wednesday of every month at 5pm to discuss the book that you have been reading! This is a great opportunity to discuss your book with others and get book recommendations from others!

Upcoming meetings: 9/20, 10/18, 11/5, 12/20


Cabazon Library
Wed, Dec 20, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Our favorite magician is back.  Its the Wacko Show, ready for the holidays and ready to entertain you! Don't miss out!


Anza Library
Library
Wed, Dec 20, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

Come join Cheyenne and her circle of readers as they embark on fun adventures in reading!

All reading ages welcome. Free to attend.


Cathedral City Library
Young Adult area
Wed, Dec 20, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
BEGINNING ESL CLASS
This is a non-credit, open enrollment course that is designed for those who have little or no literacy skills in English or their native language and who need to start at the beginning. Students will build Basic English life skills vocabulary including letters and numbers.

Clase Introductoria de Inglés como Segundo Idioma
Este es un curso de inscripción abierta que no es de crédito, que está diseñado para personas que tienen poca o ninguna destreza de alfabetización en inglés o su idioma nativo y que necesitan comenzar desde el principio. Los estudiantes aprenderán Inglés básico y vocabulario incluyendo letras y números.

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Wed, Dec 20, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Come create and take home a winter craft made from recycled materials! This program will be led by Coachella Valley's own environmentally conscious S.C.R.A.P. Gallery! http://www.scrapgallery.org/


Eastvale Library
Wed, Dec 20, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

San Jacinto Library
Thu, Dec 21, All day
Today is the first day of winter.

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Norco Library
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Sun City Library
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Meditation

Anza Library
Library
Thu, Dec 21, 10:30AM - 1:30PM

Learn about a Christmas Tradition that you may not familiar with!

Make a Christmas Cracker for each member of your family!


Wildomar Library
Community Room
Thu, Dec 21, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Do you enjoy knitting or crocheting? Always wanted to try it? Come down and learn the basics. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Share your ideas and your love of yarn with others. Contact the library staff for more information.

Thousand Palms Library
Thu, Dec 21, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Join Ms. Esme every Thursday morning and let's explore the world of reading through magical stories and unleash our imagination thru crafts.  For children 2-5 years of age.  Acompaña a Ms. Esme a escuchar cuentos divertidos y a dejar volar tu imaginación con las manualidades.  Para niños de 2 a 5 años.

Sun City Library
Thu, Dec 21, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Yoga 

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Dec 21, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Chock full of computer tips and tricks our Technology Bytes Class  is perfect for those needing assistance with basic computer tasks like emailing, saving, printing, or uploading documents. Bring your questions, we have the answers!! Please visit the library to sign up for this class.

Sun City Library
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
You'll read a different mystery book each month. 

Mecca Library
Children's area
Thu, Dec 21, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Come and Read with us! Children explore the wonders of books here at the Mecca Library. Don't miss it!

Indio Library
Community Room
Thu, Dec 21, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Ho Ho Ho!  Holiday stress overwhelming?  Just need a night (or three) off?  Do you just need a break from the busy holiday schedule? Your Indio Library has you covered! Come join us for the third of a 3 day marathon of the Santa Clause movies starring Tim Allen.  Sit back and relax, enjoy some popcorn and take a look at Santa from a different perspective.

Popcorn will be provided on a first come, first served basis.



Highgrove Library
Thu, Dec 21, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Home Gardens
Community Room
Thu, Dec 21, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
It's Christmas in Home Gardens! Join us for crafts, games, and a special appearance by Santa Claus! 

Eastvale Library
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

La Quinta Library
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
This program is held at the La Quinta Wellness Center located next door to the Library at  78450 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253.

Teens ages 13-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from the Teen Librarian.


Mead Valley Library
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


Norco Library
Thu, Dec 21, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
You are invited to come and celebrate the season with us.  Reservations are required so please call early.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Dec 21, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Robidoux Library
Computer lab
Thu, Dec 21, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
No registration is needed for these classes. These classes will be 1 hour and 30 minutes long every Thursday from 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM. Some classes will be a two part series. Attendance in both is not necessary. All classes are held in the computer lab. See front desk or call 951-682-5485 for more information.

Computer Class

Desert Hot Springs Library
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Join us on the third Thursday of every month for Jazz Cafe, Jazz Cafe is a platform for the members of the community to express themselves through any form of talent they possess.We have snacks and refreshments available. This event is free and available to the public.


Palm Desert Library
Community room
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00PM - 7:30PM
THIS PROGRAM IS CANCELLED. Hi-Desert Theatre Company presents the reading of "An Actor's Carol," by Charles Evered, director of the company. It's a riff on Dickens. "Hugh Pendleton, a cranky actor who has been playing the part of Scrooge for years has a mental breakdown and is visited by three ghosts of his own. A loving and fun tribute to the Dickens classic, "A Christmas Carol," says Evered, directof of Hi-Desert Theater Company. It's for the entire family--bring the kids!

Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Dec 22, All day

Woodcrest Library
Community room
Fri, Dec 22, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.


Valle Vista Library
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility, using stretching, resistance training and core exercises. The program uses low impact exercises that are appropriate for all fitness levels and are for anyone over the age of 50! This program is FREE!

Home Gardens
Community Room
Fri, Dec 22, 10:30AM - 11:15AM
A place for families to learn, make new friends and let our their energy. Children will: Listen to stories, sing and dance and use props. Ages rang from infant to kinder.

Calimesa Library
Library
Fri, Dec 22, 10:30AM - 12:30PM
We will be decorating gingerbread houses at the Calimesa library.  Come join the fun!

Canyon Lake Library
City Council Room
Fri, Dec 22, 11:30AM - 12:00PM

A fun story time developed for ages 3-5 which includes stories, music and a craft .  The program is free and open to anyone.


Sun City Library
Fri, Dec 22, 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Fri, Dec 22, 3:00PM - 4:30PM

Come join us in the community room to watch a PG rated film! This classic film has a combination of Halloween and Christmas themes. For the title of the film, please call the library or ask a library staff member.

There will be refreshments for sale care of the Friends of the Mission Trail Library.


Nuview Library
Fri, Dec 22, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Join us for stories and crafts. Children of all ages welcome.

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Dec 23, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
All skill levels are welcome at Calimesa Library's weekly Knitting and Crochet Club. This club meets every Saturday at 10am. We have very talented volunteers that can help new and experienced knitters and crocheters perfect their craft! Be sure to bring crochet hooks/knitting needles in your preferred size.

Anza Library
Library
Sat, Dec 23, 10:30AM - 1:30PM
Bring your children to the library for a Craft Bazaar!

Woodcrest Library
Community room
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Yu-Gi-Oh! and other card gamers battle this Saturday in the library. Bring your cards and your will to win!

Idyllwild Library
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Our library staff will make ourselves available to give you some basic help with your computer questions. You are welcome to call in advance to schedule some extended time to help with your questions.

Eastvale Library
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Dec 23, 12:30PM - 1:20PM
Join us for Bilingual Storytime with Sergio! Bilingual Storytime is for Spanish-Learners and English-Learners, and we encourage everyone who is interested to join in the fun!

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 23, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Thousand Palms Library
Sat, Dec 23, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Join us on this Saturday afternoon for movies at the Library.  We will be watching "The Santa Clause".  Twice a month, we will host a movie and even provide the popcorn!  Stop by the Library for more info and to learn the movie titles.  Don't miss the fun!

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Dec 23, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Card Making Class is held every Saturday at 1:30pm. All of the materials are supplied to you for free and given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 23, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
T'was the night before Christmas Eve and all through the Library, everyone was stirring but wasn't the least bit scary.  Unlike the Nightmare that started the week, tonight it is the Muppet Christmas Carol we seek.  Join the Inidio Library in helping Scrooge learn about the Christmas spirit.

Popcorn will be provided on a first come, first served basis.



La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Dec 23, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

Mead Valley Library
Sun, Dec 24, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Dec 24, All day

San Jacinto Library
Sun, Dec 24, All day
Today is Christmas Eve Day.

Wildomar Library
Sun, Dec 24, All day


Sun City Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Dec 25, All day

Alas, there is no story time this week because of the holiday.

The Indio Library wishes you and yours a Merry Christmas!


Robidoux Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day
The Louis Robidoux Library will be closed in observance of the Christmas Holiday. 

Closed for Christmas 2017

Wildomar Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day
The library will be closed in observance of Christmas Day.

Home Gardens
Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day

San Jacinto Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day
The Riverside County Library System is closed in observance of Christmas Day. Regular hours of service resume on Tuesday, December 26th.

El Cerrito Library
Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day

Eastvale Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day
The Riverside County Library System is closed in observance of Christmas Day. Regular hours of service resume on Tuesday, December 26th.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Mon, Dec 25, All day

In observance of Christmas, the Library will be closed.



Valle Vista Library
Mon, Dec 25, 10:00AM - 7:00PM

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Mon, Dec 25, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Sun City Library
Mon, Dec 25, 4:30PM - 5:30PM

Computer Classes for Adults on various topics.   Space is limited, and is on a first come first served basis. Basic computer skills are required for this program..


San Jacinto Library
Tue, Dec 26, All day
Today is the first day of Kwanzaa.

Eastvale Library
Tue, Dec 26, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Join us for teen movie night! The movie will begin at 4pm and is rated PG-13. Wii game night will begin after the movie. 

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Dec 26, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Tue, Dec 26, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Join us for some free play! We will have puzzles, board games, Lego bricks, Duplo bricks, and more! For ages 0-15.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Dec 26, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Cabazon Library
Tue, Dec 26, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Celebrate the National Hour of Code with us here at the library!  Learn basics of coding and how to use sites like Scratch and Code.org. 


Cathedral City Library
Community room
Tue, Dec 26, 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Games, games and more games!
Do you like competition? Do you like to win? Then join us on Tuesdays in the Community Room for a variety of games. Bring your friends and family for card games, board games and video games! 

Cathedral City Library
Story room
Tue, Dec 26, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
No preschool storytime until Jan. 9th. See you then!

Home Gardens
Community Room
Tue, Dec 26, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Discover new anime, make new friends and learn how to draw your own Manga!

San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Tue, Dec 26, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Wed, Dec 27, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility, using stretching, resistance training and core exercises. The program uses low impact exercises that are appropriate for all fitness levels and are for anyone over the age of 50! This program is FREE!

Nuview Library
Wed, Dec 27, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy a relaxing hour of coloring and conversation. Supplies provided by the library. Leave your worries at the door and let your creativity shine!

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Dec 27, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Home Gardens
Community Room
Wed, Dec 27, 10:30AM - 11:15AM
A place for families to learn, make new friends and let our their energy. Children will: Listen to stories, sing and dance and use props. Ages rang from infant to kinder.

Highgrove Library
Wed, Dec 27, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Idyllwild Library
Wed, Dec 27, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
All ages are welcome to come play chess. First & fourth Wednesdays, instruction will be available for all levels of play. Chess club also meets on Friday.

Home Gardens
Community Room
Wed, Dec 27, 2:30PM - 3:30PM
Fundamentals of drawing is a weekly program for upper elementary students grades 3rd-6th. Students will learn: Still Life, Shading Techniques, Value and Lighting, Proportion, Gesture & Line Weight, Portraiture and Color.

Mecca Library
Children's area
Wed, Dec 27, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Do you like creating original things? Let's make festive winter holiday crafts here at the Mecca Library! All children are welcome.

Lakeside Library
Wed, Dec 27, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Dec 27, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

Idyllwild Library
Wed, Dec 27, 4:30PM - 6:00PM
"The Invitation" is a caring and sharing cancer support group. Those who are experiencing the heartache of cancer are welcome to join this anonymous group.

Cabazon Library
Wed, Dec 27, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Grab your cozy blanket, put the kids in their pjs, and join us for a holiday classic movie!  Hot cocoa and cookies will be served. 


Anza Library
Library
Wed, Dec 27, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

Come join Cheyenne and her circle of readers as they embark on fun adventures in reading!

All reading ages welcome. Free to attend.


Eastvale Library
Wed, Dec 27, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

Cathedral City Library
Story room
Wed, Dec 27, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
No Family Story Time for Winter Hiatus. See You January 10th!

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Wed, Dec 27, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
BEGINNING ESL CLASS
This is a non-credit, open enrollment course that is designed for those who have little or no literacy skills in English or their native language and who need to start at the beginning. Students will build Basic English life skills vocabulary including letters and numbers.

Clase Introductoria de Inglés como Segundo Idioma
Este es un curso de inscripción abierta que no es de crédito, que está diseñado para personas que tienen poca o ninguna destreza de alfabetización en inglés o su idioma nativo y que necesitan comenzar desde el principio. Los estudiantes aprenderán Inglés básico y vocabulario incluyendo letras y números.

Norco Library
Thu, Dec 28, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Highgrove Library
Thu, Dec 28, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Dec 28, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Dec 28, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


La Quinta Library
Classroom
Thu, Dec 28, 4:00PM - 5:30PM

For ages 9-17.

We will be showing the movie "Race to Witch Mountain" for teens and tweens. If you want to read the book before seeing the movie, visit the Children's Reference Desk!

Click here for more library events!


Norco Library
Thu, Dec 28, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
You're invited to come and explore STEAM.

Home Gardens
Community Room
Thu, Dec 28, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
A program in English and Spanish, especially for children ages 3-8 who speak or want to learn Spanish/ Un programa en ingles y espanol especialmente para ninos edades 3-8 que hablan o desean aprender espanol

San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Thu, Dec 28, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Dec 28, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Dec 29, All day

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Fri, Dec 29, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility, using stretching, resistance training and core exercises. The program uses low impact exercises that are appropriate for all fitness levels and are for anyone over the age of 50! This program is FREE!

Valle Vista Library
Fri, Dec 29, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Home Gardens
Community Room
Fri, Dec 29, 10:30AM - 11:15AM
A place for families to learn, make new friends and let our their energy. Children will: Listen to stories, sing and dance and use props. Ages rang from infant to kinder.

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Fri, Dec 29, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Wildomar Library Chess Club is open to all ages and all levels of play.

Nuview Library
Fri, Dec 29, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Join us for an afternoon of Lego creativity. Recommended for ages 5-12.

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Dec 30, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
All skill levels are welcome at Calimesa Library's weekly Knitting and Crochet Club. This club meets every Saturday at 10am. We have very talented volunteers that can help new and experienced knitters and crocheters perfect their craft! Be sure to bring crochet hooks/knitting needles in your preferred size.

Eastvale Library
Sat, Dec 30, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Idyllwild Library
Sat, Dec 30, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Our library staff will make ourselves available to give you some basic help with your computer questions. You are welcome to call in advance to schedule some extended time to help with your questions.

Thousand Palms Library
Sat, Dec 30, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Join us on this Saturday afternoon for movies at the Library.  We will be watching "The Santa Clause 2".  Twice a month, we will host a movie and even provide the popcorn!  Stop by the Library for more info and to learn the movie titles.  Don't miss the fun!

Temecula Grace Mellman Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 30, 1:00PM - 5:00PM

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Dec 30, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Dec 30, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Card Making Class is held every Saturday at 1:30pm. All of the materials are supplied to you for free and given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Dec 30, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Dec 31, All day

San Jacinto Library
Sun, Dec 31, All day
Today is New Year's Eve Day.

Wildomar Library
Sun, Dec 31, All day


Mead Valley Library
Sun, Dec 31, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

San Jacinto Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day
The Riverside County Library System is closed in observance of New Year's Day. Regular hours of service resume on Tuesday, January 2nd.

Eastvale Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day
The Riverside County Library System is closed in observance of New Year's Day. Regular hours of service resume on Tuesday, January 2nd.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day

In observance of New Years, the library will be closed.



Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day

Robidoux Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day
The Louis Robidoux Library will be closed for New Years Day.

El Cerrito Library
Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day

Glen Avon Library
Mon, Jan 01, All day


Valle Vista Library
Mon, Jan 01, 10:00AM - 7:00PM

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 01, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 01, 3:00PM - 6:00PM
This year we will be focusing on the great directors viewing a classic movie from a different outstanding director of cinema each month. 

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 01, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


Norco Library
Tue, Jan 02, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +).

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Jan 02, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

Wildomar Library
Community Room
Tue, Jan 02, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Join us in the community room for stories, songs and crafts! For children aged 0-5 years.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 02, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Jan 02, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 02, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Book Club. The volume for today is "Grace," by Natasha Deon. Limited copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk for several weeks before the discussion.

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 02, 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Games, games and more games!
Do you like competition? Do you like to win? Then join us on Tuesdays in the Community Room for a variety of games. Bring your friends and family for card games, board games and video games! 

Valle Vista Library
Tue, Jan 02, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Are you a kid who LOVES reading? This group is for you! Kids discuss whatever they have been reading, favorite authors and upcoming titles... if reading isn't your thing, this is a great way to find out from kids your own age which books you might enjoy. We also welcome creative writing! If you enjoy writing, bring some of your work for feedback from your peer group- and NO pressure. Our focus is on FUN! Ages 8-17.

San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Tue, Jan 02, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 02, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our Winter Book Buzz Club. Engage in lively book discussion and make new friends. Registration starts on January 2nd at 6:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 9-12. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 03, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 03, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Norco Library
Wed, Jan 03, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Highgrove Library
Wed, Jan 03, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Jan 03, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
All are welcome to attend the Friends of Valle Vista Library monthly meeting. Membership is not required to attend meetings,but please consider joining our Friends group, ask at the desk for details.

Lakeside Library
Wed, Jan 03, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 03, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Jan 03, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Wed, Jan 03, 5:00PM - 5:45PM
Everyone is welcome to our Bilingual Storytime. Join us and listen to stories, watch a puppet show and do some crafts!

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Wed, Jan 03, 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Sean Gaskell, of Asheville, NC, explains and plays th3e exotic kora, a 21-string African harp. This is a delightful musical program for the whole family. Bring the kids!

Eastvale Library
Wed, Jan 03, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 04, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Jan 04, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Thu, Jan 04, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come and join us for preschool storytime with stories, songs and simple crafts. Siblings are welcome. Ages 3 to 6.

Palm Desert Library
Thu, Jan 04, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Sammy G., owner of Sammy's Place in Cathdral City (and former owner of restaurants in Palm Springs and Cathedral City) presents his signature bruschetta, with tastings at the end of this free event. This program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated!

Highgrove Library
Thu, Jan 04, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 04, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 04, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 04, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
This program is held at the La Quinta Wellness Center located next door to the Library at  78450 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253.

Teens ages 13-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from the Teen Librarian.


San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Thu, Jan 04, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 04, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Jan 05, All day

Valle Vista Library
Fri, Jan 05, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Sun City Library
Fri, Jan 05, 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Cooking Class with Marcy Vaughan. Tip, Recipes, Demo & Taste!

Sun City Library
Fri, Jan 05, 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Scrabble Games & Upwords Games

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Jan 06, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
All skill levels are welcome at Calimesa Library's weekly Knitting and Crochet Club. This club meets every Saturday at 10am. We have very talented volunteers that can help new and experienced knitters and crocheters perfect their craft! Be sure to bring crochet hooks/knitting needles in your preferred size.

Eastvale Library
Sat, Jan 06, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Jan 06, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Jan 06, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Card Making Class is held every Saturday at 1:30pm. All of the materials are supplied to you for free and given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Jan 06, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Sat, Jan 06, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Discuss, watch and create with other teens who share your passion for animation. Different activities each month.  

For more information, check out our Teen Blog: laqlibraryteens.blogspot.com

San Jacinto Library
Sun, Jan 07, All day
Today is Orthodox Christmas Day.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Jan 07, All day

Mead Valley Library
Sun, Jan 07, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Palm Desert Library
Sun, Jan 07, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
CINCH is a "modern country" band, featuring Eric Frankson. This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

Idyllwild Library
Mon, Jan 08, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Monthly board meeting of the Friends of the Idyllwild.

Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 08, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 08, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Learn how to navigate the Internet with teacher Lyn Manor.  Walk-ins are accepted but reservations are preferred. Classes with insufficient reservations will be canceled. This class repeats weekly.

Reserve at Circulation Desk or call 760-346-6552


Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 08, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Mead Valley Library
Mon, Jan 08, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Bring your little ones to this storytime filled with colorful stories, interactive songs, finger play, puppets and props that include egg shakers, scarves, beanbags, and one big parachute! Children will learn the joy of reading, one story at a time. This storytime is best for ages 0-4.




Palm Desert Library
Story room
Mon, Jan 08, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come join together for songs and stories. This is generally for infants through 2 years old.

Norco Library
Mon, Jan 08, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 08, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 08, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 08, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Author and speaker Michael Scofield an audio/video presentation on the British Royal Family and the ever-changing line of succession.

Lakeside Library
Mon, Jan 08, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Listen to great stories and make amazing crafts every Monday!

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 08, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our S.T.E.A.M. Maker Club. Tinker, expirement & explore at our MakerLab. Registration starts on January 8th at 6:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 5-12. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 08, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Guided meditation with Vib Verma.

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 08, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 08, 6:30PM - 7:00PM
It's time for the Penguin Parade! Our storytime will be all about our bird friends! Grab a stuffed animal and wear your pajamas for stories and songs for families. *All ages. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 09, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +).

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 09, 10:00AM - 10:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 09, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Jan 09, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 09, 10:30AM - 10:50AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 09, 11:00AM - 11:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 09, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 09, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Jan 09, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 09, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
After-school program open to teens in grades 6 - 12. 

El Cerrito Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 09, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
For ages 6 and up. Come and build LEGO with us. Walk-ins welcome. Limited spaces are on a first come first served basis. 

Eastvale Library
Tue, Jan 09, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Join us for Family Movie Night at the library! The movie is rated (PG) and begins at 4pm . Wii game night will begin after the movie. 

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 09, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Tweens ages 9-12 can join us at the Library for Trivia Night!

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Tue, Jan 09, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

This month's seminar will be presented in Spanish on the topic of Diabetic Foot Pain with Ryan Wood, DPM, CWSP. Call (800) 491-4990 to reserve your spot and for more information. 


San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Tue, Jan 09, 5:30PM - 6:30PM
The Children's Book Club starts every Tuesday @5:30pm. New members are always welcome!

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 09, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our Winter Kids Ink Writer's Club. Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Registration starts on January 9th at 6:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 9-12. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 09, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Engage in lively book discussion and make new friends. Winter Book Buzz Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

La Quinta Library
Tue, Jan 09, 6:30PM - 7:30PM

Join us as we discuss "All Rights Reserved" by Gregory Scott Katsoulis. We'll meet next door at the La Quinta Wellness Center!

See the Adult Reference Desk for more info and to sign up.

Click here for more library events! 


La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Wed, Jan 10, 10:00AM - 11:00AM

Tween Book Club registration begins today!

The first 10 kids to register will get a FREE copy of the book! Meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month @ 4 p.m. Runs through May 2017. 


Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 10, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs, rhymes and other activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Temecula Grace Mellman Library
Story Room
Wed, Jan 10, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Knitters and Crocheters of all skills levels are invited to come together, share ideas, and play with yarn. Materials and tools available for beginners to learn. No signup required. Ages 13+

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Wed, Jan 10, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Join us as we discuss "Everything I Never Told You" by Celeste Ng. Bring your library card to check out the next book club pick!

Norco Library
Wed, Jan 10, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 10, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 10, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 10, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Highgrove Library
Wed, Jan 10, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Wed, Jan 10, 1:30PM - 2:00PM

Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.



Mead Valley Library
Wed, Jan 10, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Calling all teens and tweens! Bring your friends and join us for a calming afternoon of art and music. Follow the instructions to create your very own masterpiece that is sure to impress. We provide the materials, you bring the creativity! This program is best suited for ages 13-17.


Lakeside Library
Wed, Jan 10, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Jan 10, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 10, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Norco Library
Wed, Jan 10, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
Certified dogs are waiting to hear you read!  Come and practice your reading skills with Ace, Kisses ,Maggie and Piper.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Wed, Jan 10, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Pajama Tales will be held on the patio (weather permitting) so bring blankets and a sweater!

Come dressed in your favorite pajamas and enjoy songs and stories with Ms. Sarah!


Eastvale Library
Wed, Jan 10, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 11, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 11, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Jan 11, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 11, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Thu, Jan 11, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come and join us for preschool storytime with stories, songs and simple crafts. Siblings are welcome. Ages 3 to 6.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 11, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 11, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 11, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Palm Desert Library
Thu, Jan 11, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Chef Herve Glin, of The Parker Hotel Restaurant in Palm Springs, will present delightful recipes from his exclusive menu. This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

Highgrove Library
Thu, Jan 11, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Skin-care expert Patricia Siple speaks on essential oils, rejuvenation and related topics.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
This program is held at the La Quinta Wellness Center located next door to the Library at  78450 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253.

Teens ages 13-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from the Teen Librarian.


San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Learn American Sign Language basics every Thursday @4pm in the Community Room!

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Please call for movie details.

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our Storybook Art Club. Create artwork based on picture book art. Registration starts on January 11th at 4:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 5-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 11, 5:00PM - 5:30PM

Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.


San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Thu, Jan 11, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Join us every Thursday @5pm in the Children's Room for Children's Story Time!

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 11, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Jan 12, All day

Valle Vista Library
Fri, Jan 12, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Fri, Jan 12, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Teen Think (ages 13-17) Fridays at 4:00pm Meet up with friends and discover new ways to see the world. Different activities every month. For more information, check out our Teen Blog: laqlibraryteens.blogspot.com

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Jan 13, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
All skill levels are welcome at Calimesa Library's weekly Knitting and Crochet Club. This club meets every Saturday at 10am. We have very talented volunteers that can help new and experienced knitters and crocheters perfect their craft! Be sure to bring crochet hooks/knitting needles in your preferred size.

Eastvale Library
Sat, Jan 13, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Mead Valley Library
Sat, Jan 13, 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Family friendly movies shown in the Mead Valley Library Community Room.  Please call 951-943-4727 to learn what movie we will be showing.  Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  

Tendremos Películas familiares en el Community Room de la biblioteca de Mead Valley. Por favor llame al 951-943-4727 para saber qué película vamos a mostrar. Los niños menores de 12 años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Jan 13, 12:30PM - 1:20PM
Join us for Bilingual Storytime with Sergio! Bilingual Storytime is for Spanish-Learners and English-Learners, and we encourage everyone who is interested to join in the fun!

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Jan 13, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Jan 13, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Card Making Class is held every Saturday at 1:30pm. All of the materials are supplied to you for free and given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Jan 13, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

Mead Valley Library
Sun, Jan 14, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Jan 14, All day

Palm Desert Library
Sun, Jan 14, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Singer/guitarist Ken Green presents "Head-Slap Music"--tunes you grew up with, but might have forgotten. You hear it, slap your head, and say, "I remember that song!" This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

San Jacinto Library
Mon, Jan 15, All day
The Riverside County Library System is closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular hours of service resume on Tuesday, January 16th.

Eastvale Library
Mon, Jan 15, All day
The Riverside County Library System is closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular hours of service resume on Tuesday, January 16th.

Glen Avon Library
Mon, Jan 15, All day


Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 15, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 15, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Mead Valley Library
Mon, Jan 15, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Bring your little ones to this storytime filled with colorful stories, interactive songs, finger play, puppets and props that include egg shakers, scarves, beanbags, and one big parachute! Children will learn the joy of reading, one story at a time. This storytime is best for ages 0-4.




Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 15, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 15, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Lakeside Library
Mon, Jan 15, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Listen to great stories and make amazing crafts every Monday!

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 15, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


San Jacinto Library
Tue, Jan 16, All day
Today is Appreciate a Dragon Day.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 16, 10:00AM - 10:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 16, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +).

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 16, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Jan 16, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 16, 10:30AM - 10:50AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Valle Vista Library
Tue, Jan 16, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
A fun and lively book group open to all adult readers.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 16, 11:00AM - 11:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 16, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 16, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Jan 16, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Palm Desert Library
Seminar room
Tue, Jan 16, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Write On! is a support group for writers and those who want to be. Bring short samples of your writing to share with the group.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 16, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
After-school program open to teens in grades 6 - 12. 

El Cerrito Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 16, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
For ages 6 and up. Come and build LEGO with us. Walk-ins welcome. Limited spaces are on a first come first served basis. 

Mead Valley Library
Tue, Jan 16, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Do you have what it takes to be the best gamer? Take the ultimate test by joining us as we play Super Smash Bros. Battle your friends weekly to see who will reign supreme. 

Now introducing...Virtual Reality.  Travel the globe, explore distant worlds and create paintings in a digital virtual world.  Virtual Reality equipment is made possible by a grant from the California State Library.


San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Tue, Jan 16, 5:30PM - 6:30PM
The Children's Book Club starts every Tuesday @5:30pm. New members are always welcome!

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 16, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Winter Kids Ink Writer's Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 17, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs, rhymes and other activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 17, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 17, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Norco Library
Wed, Jan 17, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 17, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Wed, Jan 17, 11:00AM - 12:30PM

Watch Lincoln Center Live: "Sinatra: Voice for a Century" (2015). Oh, and dance if you want to! Trivia with prizes and refreshments!

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Highgrove Library
Wed, Jan 17, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Wed, Jan 17, 1:30PM - 2:00PM

Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.



Lakeside Library
Wed, Jan 17, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Jan 17, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 17, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 17, 4:00PM - 4:45PM
Learn about chemical reactions, acids and bases, an the forces of gravity. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Calimesa Library
Library
Wed, Jan 17, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Come in on the third Wednesday of every month at 5pm to discuss the book that you have been reading! This is a great opportunity to discuss your book with others and get book recommendations from others!

Upcoming meetings: 9/20, 10/18, 11/5, 12/20


San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Wed, Jan 17, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Wed, Jan 17, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Join us as we explore science activities with Ms. Sarah. We will be conducting experiments with bubbles and making our own lava lamps! No registration necessary, keep in mind supplies will only be available for the first 30 kids. 

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Eastvale Library
Wed, Jan 17, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Wed, Jan 17, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
BEGINNING ESL CLASS
This is a non-credit, open enrollment course that is designed for those who have little or no literacy skills in English or their native language and who need to start at the beginning. Students will build Basic English life skills vocabulary including letters and numbers.

Clase Introductoria de Inglés como Segundo Idioma
Este es un curso de inscripción abierta que no es de crédito, que está diseñado para personas que tienen poca o ninguna destreza de alfabetización en inglés o su idioma nativo y que necesitan comenzar desde el principio. Los estudiantes aprenderán Inglés básico y vocabulario incluyendo letras y números.

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 18, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Jan 18, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 18, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Thu, Jan 18, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come and join us for preschool storytime with stories, songs and simple crafts. Siblings are welcome. Ages 3 to 6.

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 18, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 18, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
This program is for ages 0-2yrs.  It is a 30 minute program which encourages socialization, engages fine motor skills, develops sensory skills, teaches sharing and allows children to make friends. 

Palm Desert Library
Thu, Jan 18, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Chef Lana Ferdman of Wellness Cooking presents potato salad and hummus, with tastings. This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

Highgrove Library
Thu, Jan 18, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 18, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Thu, Jan 18, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Learn American Sign Language basics every Thursday @4pm in the Community Room!

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Thu, Jan 18, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

This month's topic is "Functional Medicine: Treating the Whole Person" with Kinder Fayssoux, MD. Functional Medicine is a way of practicing medicine that puts you in the driver's seat in your journey for whole health. Come and learn about the pillars of health and how a functional approach to your health can impact the course your chronic disease takes.

Call (760) 423-4855 to reserve your spot or go online to emc.org/calendar.

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Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 18, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Create artwork based on picture book art. Storybook Art Club is in session. Ages 5-8. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 18, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 18, 5:00PM - 5:30PM

Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.


San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Thu, Jan 18, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Join us every Thursday @5pm in the Children's Room for Children's Story Time!

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 18, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Desert Hot Springs Library
Thu, Jan 18, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Join us on the third Thursday of every month for Jazz Cafe, Jazz Cafe is a platform for the members of the community to express themselves through any form of talent they possess.We have snacks and refreshments available. This event is free and available to the public.


Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Jan 19, All day

Valle Vista Library
Fri, Jan 19, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Jan 20, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
All skill levels are welcome at Calimesa Library's weekly Knitting and Crochet Club. This club meets every Saturday at 10am. We have very talented volunteers that can help new and experienced knitters and crocheters perfect their craft! Be sure to bring crochet hooks/knitting needles in your preferred size.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Jan 20, 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Read 10 pages of your writing and receive critiques and great feedback with support. Bring pen and paper. Adults 18 and up. This group meets once a month. 10 am to 1 pm

Norco Library
Sat, Jan 20, 10:30AM - 3:00PM
This is your chance to come and let your creativity flow.  Ages: teens and adults.

El Cerrito Library
Community room
Sat, Jan 20, 10:30AM - 12:30PM
Want to learn how to sew? Dust off your machine and join us! We will start off with getting to know the machine and practice stitching straight seams.  RSVP if you don't have a sewing machine
For Ages 8+

See below for August to January, 2018 sewing projects:

  • September 16: Patchwork Table Runner
  • October 21: Super Hero Cape
  • November 18: Apron
  • December 16: Christmas Kitchen Towels
  • January 20: Getting to know your sewing machine/Quilted 

Eastvale Library
Sat, Jan 20, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Jan 20, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Grab your favorite book and read to a new four legged friend.

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Jan 20, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Calimesa Library
Library
Sat, Jan 20, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Card Making Class is held every Saturday at 1:30pm. All of the materials are supplied to you for free and given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Jan 20, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

La Quinta Library
Multi-Purpose Room
Sat, Jan 20, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Teen Book Club (ages 13-17) Saturdays at 4:00pm Come in to talk about life, love and the meaning of everything . or at least about what you're reading. Sign up in advance and get a free book based on this month's theme! For more information, check out our Teen Blog: laqlibraryteens.blogspot.com


Mead Valley Library
Sun, Jan 21, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Jan 21, All day

Palm Desert Library
Sun, Jan 21, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Local cabaret and pop favorite singer (and actress Bonnie Gilgallon sings a new show geared to everyone's taste. This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Sun, Jan 21, 2:00PM - 3:00PM

At these workshops we will write and examine the elements of our literary creations. Registration is required.

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Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 22, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 22, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Learn how to navigate the Internet with teacher Lyn Manor.  Walk-ins are accepted but reservations are preferred. Classes with insufficient reservations will be canceled. This class repeats weekly.

Reserve at Circulation Desk or call 760-346-6552


Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 22, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Norco Library
Mon, Jan 22, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 22, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Join us for  storytime for all ages.  Stories, crafts and songs.

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Mon, Jan 22, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come join together for songs and stories. This is generally for infants through 2 years old.

Mead Valley Library
Mon, Jan 22, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Bring your little ones to this storytime filled with colorful stories, interactive songs, finger play, puppets and props that include egg shakers, scarves, beanbags, and one big parachute! Children will learn the joy of reading, one story at a time. This storytime is best for ages 0-4.




Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 22, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Mon, Jan 22, 11:30AM - 12:30PM
La Quinta Reads Book Club (Adults) Select Mondays at 11:30am Join us for a lively book talk! Register at the Adult Reference Desk to sign up and view the book list or call the Library.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 22, 2:00PM - 4:30PM
"Oklahoma" (1955, directed by Fred Zinnemann; starring Gordon McCrae & Shirley Jones; music by Rodgers & Hammerstein. (2 hrs. & 25 min.) Produced by 20th Century Fox.

Eastvale Library
Mon, Jan 22, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
The Eastvale Public library presents STEM @ Your Library! Come play with the newest tech toys the library has to offer! Bring your imagination to life with the 3DOODLER, or supercharge your mind with the CIRCUITSCRIBE! This event will take place from January 22nd, to the 31st for one hour after opening. 

Lakeside Library
Mon, Jan 22, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Listen to great stories and make amazing crafts every Monday!

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 22, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Tinker, experiment, & explore at our MakerLab. S.T.E.A.M. Maker Club is in session. Ages 5-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 22, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our Construction Crew. Build S.T.E.A.M. skills with brick building challenges. Registration starts on January 22nd at 6:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 6-12. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 22, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 22, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Limited Seating
Grades 7 - 12

Find out from Temecula Fire Station 84 firefighters if you've got what it takes to join their ranks.  From training to how to fight a blaze, they will share firsthand details of this exciting career.  Learn what everyday life is like for these brave men and women. 


* Advance registration begins at the library reception desk two weeks prior to scheduled programs and events.
** Space is limited.  Carpooling is encouraged.  Program dates & times subject to change.


Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 23, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 23, 10:00AM - 10:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 23, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +).

Eastvale Library
Tue, Jan 23, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Join us for Teen Movie Night! The movie will begin at 4pm and is rated (PG-13). Wii game night will begin after the movie. 

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Jan 23, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 23, 10:30AM - 10:50AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Tue, Jan 23, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy our ESL conversation class! We will have great conversations that are student led, while improving our English conversation skills.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 23, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 23, 11:00AM - 11:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Tue, Jan 23, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
This month's topic is "Landscape Lessons Learned" with Master Gardeners Patty & Dick Reed.

Get some tips and ideas for homeowners converting to desert landscaping.

(Presented by University of California Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteers)


Norco Library
Tue, Jan 23, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Jan 23, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

La Quinta Library
Tue, Jan 23, 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Ms. Mann & Ms. Centeno will discuss "All Ways a Woman," a collection of original poetry and art. There will be a Q&A and "meet and greet" afterwards.

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Palm Desert Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 23, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
After-school program open to teens in grades 6 - 12. 

Mead Valley Library
Tue, Jan 23, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Do you have what it takes to be the best gamer? Take the ultimate test by joining us as we play Super Smash Bros. Battle your friends weekly to see who will reign supreme. 

Now introducing...Virtual Reality.  Travel the globe, explore distant worlds and create paintings in a digital virtual world.  Virtual Reality equipment is made possible by a grant from the California State Library.


El Cerrito Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 23, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
For ages 6 and up. Come and build LEGO with us. Walk-ins welcome. Limited spaces are on a first come first served basis. 

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 23, 4:00PM - 5:30PM

Join our tween creative writing club! Registration required. Exclusive to 9-12 year olds.

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Temecula Grace Mellman Library
Community Room
Tue, Jan 23, 4:45PM - 6:45PM

A collection of writers who read, review, and critique the works of others in the group. No signup required. Adults only.

 


Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Tue, Jan 23, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Watch the movie Selma with us!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Tue, Jan 23, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

This is a free course, no experience needed! For children from ages 5 to 7 and parents. Learn how  to code with ScratchJR on a tablet with your child. RSVP for one of our 6 available tablets or bring your own tablet. From January 23 to February 20, 2018. 



San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Tue, Jan 23, 5:30PM - 6:30PM
The Children's Book Club starts every Tuesday @5:30pm. New members are always welcome!

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 23, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Engage in lively book discussion and make new friends. Winter Book Buzz Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

San Jacinto Library
Wed, Jan 24, All day
Today is National Compliment Day.

Temecula Grace Mellman Library
Story Room
Wed, Jan 24, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Knitters and Crocheters of all skills levels are invited to come together, share ideas, and play with yarn. Materials and tools available for beginners to learn. No signup required. Ages 13+

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 24, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs, rhymes and other activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 24, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 24, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Norco Library
Wed, Jan 24, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 24, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Highgrove Library
Wed, Jan 24, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Wed, Jan 24, 1:30PM - 2:00PM

Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.



Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 24, 2:30PM - 3:00PM
Come enjoy our bilingual story time!

Mead Valley Library
Wed, Jan 24, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Calling all teens and tweens! Bring your friends and join us for a calming afternoon of art and music. Follow the instructions to create your very own masterpiece that is sure to impress. We provide the materials, you bring the creativity! This program is best suited for ages 13-17.


Palm Desert Library
Community room
Wed, Jan 24, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Alfredo Figueroa, author of "Cradle of Aztlan" ("La Cuna de Aztlan"), speaks on his research locating the origin of the Aztec culture near Blythe, California.

Lakeside Library
Wed, Jan 24, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 24, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Jan 24, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Wed, Jan 24, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
BEGINNING ESL CLASS
This is a non-credit, open enrollment course that is designed for those who have little or no literacy skills in English or their native language and who need to start at the beginning. Students will build Basic English life skills vocabulary including letters and numbers.

Clase Introductoria de Inglés como Segundo Idioma
Este es un curso de inscripción abierta que no es de crédito, que está diseñado para personas que tienen poca o ninguna destreza de alfabetización en inglés o su idioma nativo y que necesitan comenzar desde el principio. Los estudiantes aprenderán Inglés básico y vocabulario incluyendo letras y números.

Eastvale Library
Wed, Jan 24, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 25, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 25, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Valle Vista Library
Thu, Jan 25, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 25, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Thu, Jan 25, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come and join us for preschool storytime with stories, songs and simple crafts. Siblings are welcome. Ages 3 to 6.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 25, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Thu, Jan 25, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy our ESL conversation class! We will have great conversations that are student led, while improving our English conversation skills.

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 25, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Lake Elsinore Library
Thu, Jan 25, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join our Pre-school Story Time every Thursday @11 a.m. in the Community Room. There will be songs, stories, and crafts!

La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 25, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Highgrove Library
Thu, Jan 25, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Thu, Jan 25, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Building contests with plastic bricks.

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 25, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


La Quinta Library
Thu, Jan 25, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
This program is held at the La Quinta Wellness Center located next door to the Library at  78450 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253.

Teens ages 13-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from the Teen Librarian.


Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 25, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Norco Library
Thu, Jan 25, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
You're invited to come and explore STEAM.

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Jan 25, 5:00PM - 5:30PM

Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.


San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Thu, Jan 25, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Join us every Thursday @5pm in the Children's Room for Children's Story Time!

Eastvale Library
Thu, Jan 25, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
English as a second language (ESL) Classes provides English learners with listening, speaking, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Open to beginning English learners with a basic understanding of English.  

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Jan 25, 6:30PM - 8:00PM

With over 97 miles of bike lanes, City of Temecula can definitely be called a bicycle friendly community.  Join cycling enthusiasts Matt Peters and Zak Schwank for a discussion which will include talks on both the Bike Lane and Trail Program and the Temecula Bike Train.  Both programs aim to encourage cycling and make it accessible by connecting homes, businesses, shopping centers, parks, and schools. Join us and hopefully you'll be inspired to ride this active transportation trend!



Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Jan 26, All day

Valle Vista Library
Fri, Jan 26, 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Join us each Thursday or Friday for Pre-school story time!Share in the adventure of reading with some stories followed by a fun craft or game. Each week we learn an ASL hand sign that goes with our theme. Older siblings and friends are welcome to attend! We present our storytime twice a week to accommodate your family's busy schedule.

La Quinta Library
Classroom
Fri, Jan 26, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Join your friends for a head-to-head competition each month!

Eastvale Library
Sat, Jan 27, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for silly songs, stories, and fun crafts! Family story time is open to children of all ages. Takes place every Saturday at 11 AM.

Valle Vista Library
Sat, Jan 27, 12:30PM - 1:20PM
Join us for Bilingual Storytime with Sergio! Bilingual Storytime is for Spanish-Learners and English-Learners, and we encourage everyone who is interested to join in the fun!

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Jan 27, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sat, Jan 27, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
"Something on Saturday" Saturdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Area.  Enjoy half an hour of crafts, games, or stories! For ages 2 to 12 years old.

Mead Valley Library
Sun, Jan 28, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Jan 28, All day

Sun City Library
Sun, Jan 28, 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Open House 

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Sun, Jan 28, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Join us as we create practical crafts for everyday use!
For all ages.
Sign-ups are required so call the library at 760-564-4767 today!


Palm Desert Library
Sun, Jan 28, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Jazz interpreter Rose Mallett (another local star!) returns to sing her way into your heart! This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 29, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Learn how to navigate the Internet with teacher Lyn Manor.  Walk-ins are accepted but reservations are preferred. Classes with insufficient reservations will be canceled. This class repeats weekly.

Reserve at Circulation Desk or call 760-346-6552


Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 29, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Sun City Library
Mon, Jan 29, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Mead Valley Library
Mon, Jan 29, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Bring your little ones to this storytime filled with colorful stories, interactive songs, finger play, puppets and props that include egg shakers, scarves, beanbags, and one big parachute! Children will learn the joy of reading, one story at a time. This storytime is best for ages 0-4.




Palm Desert Library
Story room
Mon, Jan 29, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come join together for songs and stories. This is generally for infants through 2 years old.

Norco Library
Mon, Jan 29, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 29, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Join us for  storytime for all ages.  Stories, crafts and songs

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 29, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Jan 29, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
R.C. Cline, author of "No Man's War," discusses his book about pilots and their planes during World War II. He will sign and sell his book after the talk.

Lakeside Library
Mon, Jan 29, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Listen to great stories and make amazing crafts every Monday!

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Jan 29, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Build S.T.E.A.M. skills with brick building challenges. Construction Crew is in session. Ages 6-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Jan 29, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 30, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 30, 10:00AM - 10:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 30, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +).

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Tue, Jan 30, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy our ESL conversation class! We will have great conversations that are student led, while improving our English conversation skills.

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Jan 30, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 30, 10:30AM - 10:50AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Jan 30, 11:00AM - 11:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 30, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Norco Library
Tue, Jan 30, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Jan 30, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 30, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
After-school program open to teens in grades 6 - 12. 

El Cerrito Library
Community room
Tue, Jan 30, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
For ages 6 and up. Come and build LEGO with us. Walk-ins welcome. Limited spaces are on a first come first served basis. 

Mead Valley Library
Tue, Jan 30, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Do you have what it takes to be the best gamer? Take the ultimate test by joining us as we play Super Smash Bros. Battle your friends weekly to see who will reign supreme. 

Now introducing...Virtual Reality.  Travel the globe, explore distant worlds and create paintings in a digital virtual world.  Virtual Reality equipment is made possible by a grant from the California State Library.


El Cerrito Library
Library
Tue, Jan 30, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

This is a free course, no experience needed! For children from ages 5 to 7 and parents. Learn how  to code with ScratchJR on a tablet with your child. RSVP for one of our 6 available tablets or bring your own tablet. From January 23 to February 20, 2018. 



San Jacinto Library
Children's room
Tue, Jan 30, 5:30PM - 6:30PM
The Children's Book Club starts every Tuesday @5:30pm. New members are always welcome!

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Jan 30, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Winter Kids Ink Writer's Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Jan 30, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
The Idyllwild Community Forum is an informal discussion group with unique topics presented. January they will present the "World Happiness Report" which is generated by the United Nations. All are welcome to attend these vibrant talks.

San Jacinto Library
Wed, Jan 31, All day
Today is National Backward Day.

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 31, 2:30AM - 3:00AM
Come enjoy our bilingual story time!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 31, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs, rhymes and other activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Jan 31, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 31, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Norco Library
Wed, Jan 31, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 31, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Highgrove Library
Wed, Jan 31, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Wed, Jan 31, 1:30PM - 2:00PM

Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.



Lakeside Library
Wed, Jan 31, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Jan 31, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Jan 31, 4:00PM - 4:45PM
Join in the fun with innovative animal songs, stories, and sign language. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Jan 31, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

San Jacinto Library
Conference room
Wed, Jan 31, 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join the San Jacinto Library at 5pm in the Community Room for a chance to de-stress by coloring intricate pictures and designs.

Eastvale Library
Wed, Jan 31, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Toddler time on Wednesday's at 6pm at the Eastvale Public Library. We will sings songs, read stories, and play! Sensory and safe play will be encouraged in Toddler time as an opportunity for little ones to socialize, develop fine motor skills, and bond with their caregiver.

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Wed, Jan 31, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
BEGINNING ESL CLASS
This is a non-credit, open enrollment course that is designed for those who have little or no literacy skills in English or their native language and who need to start at the beginning. Students will build Basic English life skills vocabulary including letters and numbers.

Clase Introductoria de Inglés como Segundo Idioma
Este es un curso de inscripción abierta que no es de crédito, que está diseñado para personas que tienen poca o ninguna destreza de alfabetización en inglés o su idioma nativo y que necesitan comenzar desde el principio. Los estudiantes aprenderán Inglés básico y vocabulario incluyendo letras y números.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Feb 01, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Feb 01, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Thu, Feb 01, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come and join us for preschool storytime with stories, songs and simple crafts. Siblings are welcome. Ages 3 to 6.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Feb 01, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

La Quinta Library
Thu, Feb 01, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Feb 01, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Palm Desert Library
Thu, Feb 01, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Chef Noel Gamel, who specializes in vegan and vegetarian food, presents "nutritious, delicious vegan raw chocolate mousse" for your Valentine's Day dessert. (There are six words you don't often see together in one sentence!) A tasting will follow the demonstration. This free program takes place at the Palm Desert Community Recreation Center, 43-900 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Though it is sponsored by the Palm Desert Library, it does NOT take place there. No reservations required--first-come, first-seated! 

Highgrove Library
Thu, Feb 01, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Feb 01, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


Mead Valley Library
Thu, Feb 01, 5:00PM - 5:30PM

Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.


Desert Hot Springs Library
Thu, Feb 01, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Come join us on the first Thursday of the month at 6:00 PM, for our Local Author Series. We will be joined by Author Allison Lenore Annalora, who will be talking about her book "Late Blooming: My Gender Journey" which takes place here in the Coachella ValleyThis event is free and open to the public!

Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Feb 02, All day

Sun City Library
Fri, Feb 02, 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Cooking Class with Marcy Vaughan. Tip, Recipes, Demo & Taste!

Sun City Library
Fri, Feb 02, 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Scrabble Games & Upwords Games

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Feb 03, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Mead Valley Library
Sun, Feb 04, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Feb 04, All day

Idyllwild Library
Mon, Feb 05, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Monthly board meeting of the Friends of the Idyllwild.

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Feb 05, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Learn how to navigate the Internet with teacher Lyn Manor.  Walk-ins are accepted but reservations are preferred. Classes with insufficient reservations will be canceled. This class repeats weekly.

Reserve at Circulation Desk or call 760-346-6552


Sun City Library
Mon, Feb 05, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Sun City Library
Mon, Feb 05, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Mead Valley Library
Mon, Feb 05, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Bring your little ones to this storytime filled with colorful stories, interactive songs, finger play, puppets and props that include egg shakers, scarves, beanbags, and one big parachute! Children will learn the joy of reading, one story at a time. This storytime is best for ages 0-4.




Palm Desert Library
Story room
Mon, Feb 05, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come join together for songs and stories. This is generally for infants through 2 years old.

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Feb 05, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Sun City Library
Mon, Feb 05, 3:00PM - 6:00PM
This year we will be focusing on the great directors viewing a classic movie from a different outstanding director of cinema each month. 

Palm Desert Library
Community room
Mon, Feb 05, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Local artist Snake Jagger, "the Salvador Dali of the Coachella Valley," will show his paintings and speak about his book, "Becoming Snake Jagger." He will tell of his family's connection to Frank Sinatra, among other colorful tales.


Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Feb 05, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


Temecula Public Library
Mon, Feb 05, 6:30PM - 7:00PM
It's raining, it's pouring.... books!!! Come on to the library and learn all about the rain in this wet storytime! Grab a stuffed animal and wear your pajamas for stories and songs for families. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Feb 06, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Feb 06, 10:00AM - 10:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Calimesa Library
Library
Tue, Feb 06, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Baby and Me Story Time is every Tuesday at 10:30am at the Calimesa Library! Babies can sit on their parents' laps while following rhythms and stories specially geared for very young children. Have fun with your little one and meet other parents in your community!

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Feb 06, 10:30AM - 10:50AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Tue, Feb 06, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy our ESL conversation class! We will have great conversations that are student led, while improving our English conversation skills.

Temecula Public Library
Tue, Feb 06, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Tue, Feb 06, 11:00AM - 11:20AM
For 0-2 year-olds every Tuesday at 10:00am & repeat storytimes at 10:30 & 11am. Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for babies, toddlers, & their caregivers! Enjoy stories and songs.

Idyllwild Library
Tue, Feb 06, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Open to all Mah Jong players. All skilled and not so skilled players are welcome to join this spirited team of players.

Mead Valley Library
Tue, Feb 06, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Do you have what it takes to be the best gamer? Take the ultimate test by joining us as we play Super Smash Bros. Battle your friends weekly to see who will reign supreme. 

Now introducing...Virtual Reality.  Travel the globe, explore distant worlds and create paintings in a digital virtual world.  Virtual Reality equipment is made possible by a grant from the California State Library.


El Cerrito Library
Community room
Tue, Feb 06, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
For ages 6 and up. Come and build LEGO with us. Walk-ins welcome. Limited spaces are on a first come first served basis. 

El Cerrito Library
Library
Tue, Feb 06, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

This is a free course, no experience needed! For children from ages 5 to 7 and parents. Learn how  to code with ScratchJR on a tablet with your child. RSVP for one of our 6 available tablets or bring your own tablet. From January 23 to February 20, 2018. 



Temecula Public Library
Tue, Feb 06, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Engage in lively book discussion and make new friends. Winter Book Buzz Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Feb 07, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs, rhymes and other activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Indio Library
Community Room
Wed, Feb 07, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Feb 07, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Feb 07, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Highgrove Library
Wed, Feb 07, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Hannah starting at 11:30 am, Stories, and  a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Wed, Feb 07, 1:30PM - 2:00PM

Take a time out in the middle of the week by joining us for After School Storytime. Every week we will read themed stories and then create crafts that are perfect for display. Bring your creativity! Due to the nature of these crafts, this program is best suited for children 5-12 years of age. Younger siblings accommodated.



Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Wed, Feb 07, 2:30PM - 3:00PM


Mead Valley Library
Wed, Feb 07, 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Calling all teens and tweens! Bring your friends and join us for a calming afternoon of art and music. Follow the instructions to create your very own masterpiece that is sure to impress. We provide the materials, you bring the creativity! This program is best suited for ages 13-17.


Lakeside Library
Wed, Feb 07, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cuentos, actividades, y diversion en ingles y Español. Para ninos de 3 anos y mas.
Stories, activities, and fun in Spanish and English for kids ages 3 and up. You do not have to know Spanish - we will teach you!

Valle Vista Library
Wed, Feb 07, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Crafters meet weekly to share progress on a variety of projects, bring any craft: Crochet, Quilting, Knitting, Embroidery...whatever!

El Cerrito Library
Library
Wed, Feb 07, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
 Enjoy music, books and crafts for the whole family!

Temecula Public Library
Wed, Feb 07, 4:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our DIY Crafternoon: Valentine No-Sew Pillows. Registration starts on February 7th at 4:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 3-12. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

La Quinta Library
Children's Area
Wed, Feb 07, 5:00PM - 5:45PM
Everyone is welcome to our Bilingual Storytime. Join us and listen to stories, watch a puppet show and do some crafts!

Cathedral City Library
Community room
Wed, Feb 07, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
BEGINNING ESL CLASS
This is a non-credit, open enrollment course that is designed for those who have little or no literacy skills in English or their native language and who need to start at the beginning. Students will build Basic English life skills vocabulary including letters and numbers.

Clase Introductoria de Inglés como Segundo Idioma
Este es un curso de inscripción abierta que no es de crédito, que está diseñado para personas que tienen poca o ninguna destreza de alfabetización en inglés o su idioma nativo y que necesitan comenzar desde el principio. Los estudiantes aprenderán Inglés básico y vocabulario incluyendo letras y números.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Feb 08, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Feb 08, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Palm Desert Library
Story room
Thu, Feb 08, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come and join us for preschool storytime with stories, songs and simple crafts. Siblings are welcome. Ages 3 to 6.

La Quinta Library
Thu, Feb 08, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Glen Avon Library
Community Room
Thu, Feb 08, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Come enjoy our ESL conversation class! We will have great conversations that are student led, while improving our English conversation skills. 

La Quinta Library
Thu, Feb 08, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
For ages 4-5.
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10, 10:30, & 11am.
 Join Ms. Sarah for a fun children's program for preschoolers & their caregivers! Enjoy stories, songs, and craft!

Temecula Public Library
Thu, Feb 08, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Highgrove Library
Thu, Feb 08, 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Come join us for Pre-School Story time  with Miss Cayce starting at 3:30 pm, Stories, and a craft will be provided.

Mead Valley Library
Thu, Feb 08, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Everyone is welcome to join the battle for supremacy, as you play with friends and strangers alike. Unlike other hosted tournaments, there is no entry cost.


Mead Valley Library
Thu, Feb 08, 5:00PM - 5:30PM

Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed buddy and listen to stories, sing songs, and play games.


Desert Hot Springs Library
Fri, Feb 09, All day

Mead Valley Library
Sat, Feb 10, 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Family friendly movies shown in the Mead Valley Library Community Room.  Please call 951-943-4727 to learn what movie we will be showing.  Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  

Tendremos Películas familiares en el Community Room de la biblioteca de Mead Valley. Por favor llame al 951-943-4727 para saber qué película vamos a mostrar. Los niños menores de 12 años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Indio Library
Community Room
Sat, Feb 10, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Join us every Saturday for Teen Time!
Board games and activities!


Mead Valley Library
Sun, Feb 11, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Desert Hot Springs Library
Sun, Feb 11, All day

Sun City Library
Mon, Feb 12, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Help with family history.

Sun City Library
Mon, Feb 12, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Ages 0 to 7 plus adult. Interactive storytime between parent and child.

Mead Valley Library
Mon, Feb 12, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Bring your little ones to this storytime filled with colorful stories, interactive songs, finger play, puppets and props that include egg shakers, scarves, beanbags, and one big parachute! Children will learn the joy of reading, one story at a time. This storytime is best for ages 0-4.




Palm Desert Library
Story room
Mon, Feb 12, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Come join together for songs and stories. This is generally for infants through 2 years old.

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Feb 12, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Temecula Public Library
Mon, Feb 12, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Tinker, experiment, & explore at our MakerLab. S.T.E.A.M. Maker Club is in session. Ages 5-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Indio Library
Community Room
Mon, Feb 12, 6:15PM - 7:15PM

Songs, games, crafts and best of all a great story!

School age


Temecula Public Library
Mon, Feb 12, 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Limit 30 Participants
Grades 7 - 12

Get ready for a science themed Valentine's Day at the teen makerspace.  Your heart will be aflutter when you make heart-filled slime and create a chemical reaction that causes hearts to fizz and pop.  You'll have so much fun that at the end of the night you will declare, "I ? Science!!"

* Advance registration begins at the library reception desk two weeks prior to scheduled programs and events.
** Space is limited.  Carpooling is encouraged.  Program dates & times subject to change.


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