E.P. Foster Library – March events

3/2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Wednesdays 12-2 pm

some stress relieving coloring. Coloring sheets and pencils provided. Available from 12pm to 2pm so stop by for a minute or ten!

Oil spills and microbes: How does nature remediate massive petroleum discharges?
3/6 @ 3pm
Channel Islands Lecture Series
Patricia Tavormina, Lecturer

Spontaneous Chess
3/12 & 22 @ 1 pm
Calling all chess players! Keep your skills sharp with this one-hour, drop-in session of free play. Boards will be set up and ready to go. Bring your best moves!

Opera Santa Barbara
3/18 @ 12 pm
These concerts, featuring members of the Mosher Studio Artist Program,

eLibrary Gadget Fest
3/26 @ 11 am
Want eBooks but just haven’t had the time to figure out how to get them from the library? Learning a language and want access to free learning tools?

Assemblage Workshop
3/30 @ 6pm
Local Artist Ron Smith will conduct an Assemblage workshop.

Library LAB Open Workshop
3/2, 9, 16, 23, 30 4:30-6:30 pm Come by the library on Wednesday evenings to learn more about our 3D printer and laser cutter—or to use them yourself!

Poetry Open Mic Night
3/3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Thursdays 7:30-9 pm On these Thursday nights, come join this group of writers as they meet in the Topping Room to share their work.

Ukulele Jam Session
3/7 & 21 Mondays 7-10 pm Locals gather to play the ukulele on the first and third Monday of the month.

Early Literacy Class     3/1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, & 23                                                             Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10:30am
A great way to introduce your child to early literacy and the library.

Homework Center      3/1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22 & 24
Tuesdays & Thursdays 3-5pm                                                                                                 Homework Helpers will be available to help students in grades K through 12 with their homework assignments.

Paws for Reading        3/5, 12, 19, & 26
Saturdays noon- 1pm
Read aloud to a registered service dog (sign-up required).

TAG Teen Advisory Group
3/2 & 16 Wednesdays 4 pm
Active members will get credit towards School Community Services Hours. TAG meetings are in the Young Adult area on the 2nd floor.

Knitting with Anacapa Fine Yarns
03/03, 10, 17, 24, 31 Thursdays 3 pm
Learn to knit or improve your knitting skills with Anacapa Fine Yarns.

Youth Chess Club
3/7, 14, 21, & 28 Mondays 3 pm
Learn to play chess or improve your current ability! Assisted by Class A tournament player Jack Cashman.

College Planning Workshop
03/1 Tuesday 7 pm
This workshop is put together and facilitated by Linda Kapala and is suitable for parents and students in Grades 9-12.  It will be held in the Topping Room.

Makeshop
3/8 & 22 Tuesdays 3-5 pm
Building fun at the library! Makerspace event.

Lego LAB: Build, Learn, and Play!
3/1, 15,& 29 Tuesdays 3 pm
3/5 Saturday 10 am
Exciting challenges every meeting. Bring your imagination and experiment with creative designs. Children of all ages welcome!

Spring Crafternoon
3/16 Thursday 3 pm
A craft in the afternoon themed to the Spring season.

Dance Party!
3/11, 3/17, and 3/25 Fridays and Thursday 10-11 am
Enjoy non-stop music and movement for children ages 2-5 and their grownups in the Topping Room!

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