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PO Box 800
Carmel, CA 93921

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Scott CampbellCommunity Night with the Library
Scott Campbell, Free Diving and Underwater Photography
Tuesday, Sep 23, 7 pm

Carpenter Hall at Sunset Center, Mission between 8th & 10th., Carmel

Award-winning Central Coast nature photographer Scott Campbell will show and discuss a collection of his dramatic and engaging images that give the viewer a first-hand look at the diverse ecosystem below the ocean surface.  On1Breath is his collection of fine art photographs taken under water around the world, using only his camera, on a single breath.

$10 suggested contribution. Questions? Call (831) 624-2811.

eReader eBook Help
Wednesday, Oct 1, 5-7 pm, or Saturday, Oct 4, 1-3 pm

Reference Room of the Main Library, Ocean & Lincoln, Carmel

The library offers drop-in assistance with downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, magazines and films. 

Be prepared with your:

  • device
  • library card number and PIN
  • Amazon account login and password, if using a Kindle or Kindle app
  • Apple ID and password, if using an iPad, iPod or iPhone
Questions? Call (831) 624-7323.

teenaged girls, Dr. Robert Faris, Dr. Diane FelmleeCommunity Night with the Library
Drs. Robert Faris & Diane Felmlee on Teenagers and Bullying
Tuesday, Oct 7, 7 pm

Carpenter Hall at Sunset Center, Mission between 8th & 10th., Carmel

Join leading authorities on the subject of teenagers and bullying for information and research on the important topic of peer bullying, the consequences, and tools for effectively preventing it.

$10 suggested contribution. Questions? Call (831) 624-2811.




Harold McGeeCommunity Night with the Library
Author Harold McGee, The Curious Cook
Tuesday, Oct 28, 7 pm

Carpenter Hall at Sunset Center, Mission between 8th & 10th, Carmel

New York Times food writer and cookbook author Harold McGee shares fascinating stories and facts about the kitchen and food for the curious cook in all of us.
$10 suggested contribution. Questions? Call (831) 624-2811.
 

What's New for Kids?

Baby and Toddler Storytime   
Every Wed, 10 am

Park Branch Library, Mission and Sixth Street

You and your baby or toddler will hear short stories, sing songs, learn fingerplays and rhymes, and have fun. Afterward, we gather at the craft tables to color and socialize with Miss. Grace. This program runs weekly from the beginning of September through the end of May.

Also, Marylee Sunseri will be joining us on Wednesday Sept. 24 at 10 am for a musical storytime.

For more information call us at 624-4664

Craft Time
Tues, Oct. 7, 3:30-4:30 pm

Park Branch Library, Mission and Sixth Street

Make a 3D haunted house. All supplies included. For ages 5-9.

For more information call us at 624-4664

Family Fun
Tues, Oct. 21, 3:30-4:30 pm

Park Branch Library, Mission and Sixth Street

Decorate your very own pumpkin. All supplies are included, and this program will be fun for the whole family

For more information call us at 624-4664

Cheese Please
Thurs, Oct. 23, 3:30-4:30 pm

Park Branch Library, Mission and Sixth Street

Kent Torrey from the Cheese Shop will do a presentation about cheese, then we'll have a yummy cheese tasting. This program is for ages 9 - 14 years.

For more information call us at 624-4664

Musical Storytime
Wed, Oct. 29, 10 am

Park Branch Library, Mission and Sixth Street

Kent Torrey from the Cheese Shop will do a presentation about cheese, then we'll have a yummy cheese tasting. This program is for ages 9 - 14 years.

For more information call us at 624-4664

For more events see our calendar.

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