What's New for Kids?

Paws to Read - Summer Reading Program
Mon June 9 - Sat July 19

Park Branch Library, Sixth and Mission Street.

Puppet Show with the Fratello Marionettes - Thursday June 12th at 1:30pm, for ages 4 and up

Ventriloquist Steve Chaney -  Thursday June 19th at 1:30pm, for ages 3 and up

Manga Mania, Drawing with Karen Luk, Thursday June 26th, from 1-3pm, for ages 9 - 14 years *please pre-register*

Magic Show with Magic Dan, Friday June 27th, at 1:30pm, fun for the whole family

Petcare Presentation with Dawn Fenton of the Monterey SPCA, Thursday July 3rd, at 1:30pm, fun for the whole family

Circus show with Coventry & Kaluza, Thursday July 10th, at 1:30pm, fun for the whole family

Musical Animal Safari with Juan Sanchez, Friday July 18th, at 1:30pm, fun for the whole family

In addition to our special programs, we have lots of fun prizes as rewards for keeping up your reading during the summer. Come into the library starting Monday June 9th and collect your reading log. We look forward to seeing all of you!

For more information call us at 624-4664

Baby and Toddler Storytime   
Every Wed, 10am

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. Please note that Baby and Toddler Storytime will start up again on Wednesday Sept.3rd.

For more information call us at 624-4664

For more events see our calendar.

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HelpNow - Online Homework Help

Do you need help with your homework? How about a writing lab to help you write better term papers and reports? Or maybe you need a little extra help understanding a math concept. You can even get help with your Spanish homework.

The library has subscribed to a great new online tutoring service called HelpNow. All you need is your library card. To get started, click on the HelpNow link below and receive one-on-one online help from an expert tutor (available from 1 pm to 10 pm): HelpNow

Bookflix - Online Stories

The library subscribes to a fun reading program that you and your child can access from home. Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. This engaging resource for children in grades PreK - 3 will help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and exploration.

BookFlix BOOKFLIX (home access)

Teen Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to assist staff with fun and easy projects. We are friendly, easy going, and want to help you complete those community service hours required for graduation. Please contact Grace at 646-4664 if you are interested. Volunteer - it will look great on your college application.