7/6 Wednesday @ 6pm\Repurpose an old book into a new piece of art. Bring an old book and your imagination. Local artist Ron Smith will be leading this workshop. Some materials will be supplied but feel free to bring special items for your altered book.
Storytime: Short Stories 7/8 Friday @ 12pm Storytime? For grownups? That’s right! Bring a brown bag lunch and have someone read to you just like old times! Stories will be read from a selection of short stories with a new theme every month.
Spocabulary 7/13 & 27 Wednesdays @ 6:30pm This poetry performance and writing workshop with an open mic is geared towards high school and college students but all are welcome. Specific emphasis is on SLAM Poetry. Presented by Phil Taggart and Aaron Gardner.
Santa Barbara Museum of Art Puja & Piety: Hindu, Jain, and Buddhist Art from the Indian Subcontinent
7/15 Friday @ 12pm Presented by the Docent Council of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, the Community Speakers program features lectures written and delivered by docents. Enjoy some art on your lunch break!
Spanish Conversation Group 7/30 Saturday @ 10:30am in the Rentfrow Room Are you learning Spanish but need some practice speaking? Join this informal group to chat and practice your Español! Bring your own coffee!
Early Literacy Class 7/ 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, & 27
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10:30am A great way to introduce your child to early literacy and the library. Join us every week for stories, poems, music, movement, a simple craft, and fun!
7/7, 14, & 28
Thursdays 3:30 pm
Get your craft on in the afternoon. This summer’s crafternoons are themed to this year’s Summer Reading theme: Read for the Win!
Paws for Reading
7/2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 Saturdays Noon- 1 pm
Read aloud to a registered service dog (sign-up required)