January 14, Ventura Singles Roundtable Discussions, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Join Dr. Vondie Lozano, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, to talk about “How to Celebrate Being You in 2017.” Topping Room. Information https://www.meetup.com/Ventura-Singles-Roundtable-Discussions/events/
January 22, Live Your Best Life Hypnosis Meetup, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Join Dr. Vondie Lozano. “What Would You Like to Attract into Your Life?” Group Guided Imagery/Hypnosis included. Topping Room. Information www.meetup.com/live-your-best-life-hypnosis/events/
Spocabulary 1/11 & 25 Wednesdays @ 6:30pm
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.
Spanish Conversation Group 1/7, 14, 21, & 28 Saturdays @ 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
Library LAB Open Workshop 1/9, 23, & 30 Mondays @ 5-6pm
Learn more about 3D printer and laser cutter or to use them yourself! Ask the library staff about what you need to bring to print or engrave an item of your own, or just drop in .
Poetry Open Mic Night 1/5, 12, 19, & 26 Thursdays @ 7:30-9pm
On these Thursday nights, come join this group of writers as they meet in the Topping Room to share their work.
Ukulele Jam Session 1/9 & 23 Mondays @ 7-10pm
Locals gather to play the ukulele on the first and third Monday of the month.
Spontaneous Chess 1/7, 14, 21, & 28 Saturdays @ 1pm
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!
Children’s Events Early Literacy Class
1/3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, & 31 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!
Family Coloring 1/7, 14, 21, & 28 Saturdays @ 10:30am – 12pm
Lego Play 1/3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 Tuesdays @ 3pm
Build, Learn, and Play! Bring your imagination and experiment with creative designs. Children of all ages welcome!
TAG: Teen Advisory Group 1/4 & 18 Wednesdays @ 5pm If you want to share ideas, meet new people and have a great time shaping the library teen program join TAG! This is for 13+ and grades 8+ and counts toward community service requirements.