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STEAM at the Watsonville Public Library

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Watsonville Library collaborating with the Environmental Science Workshop. Staff are implanting a children’s program focused on STEAM (science, technology, engineering , art and math).

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Weekly Best Sellers

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Publisher Weekly Best Sellers List: The top 15 Fiction and Non-Fiction Books

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Food Security in the Pajaro Valley

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

How can an agriculturally abundant area be considered a food desert?
Come to a talk at the Watsonville Library and learn more about food justice, food security, and nutrition. Monday, November 9, 2015 6:30pm at the Watsonville Public Library Meeting Room

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Thursday, December 10th, 2015

The Watsonville Public Library and the Freedom Branch will be closed Saturday, December 19th through Sunday, January 3rd, in celebration of the Holidays and to balance the budget.

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Food for Fines

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

For each can of food you donate one dollar of overdue fines will be waived. Both libraries will be accepting donations Monday, November 30th thru Friday, December 11th.

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Library Closure

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

The Watsonville Public Library and the Freedom Branch will be Closed Monday, November 23rd through Saturday, November 28th, in celebration of Thanksgiving and to balance the budget.

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Playing next: The Nightmare before Christmas

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Adventure Movies for all ages. All movies are rated PG. Every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m., Main Library Storytime Room.

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Remembrance Project

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Make a remembrance of a loved one for our Library Community Altar. October 1-22, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 3:00-6:00pm and 2:00:-6:00pm Wednesdays, Freedom Branch Library

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Banned Books Week

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Celebrates our Freedom to read by drawing attention to the books that have been banned or challenged. Stop by the library and pick one out to read.

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September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Visit the Watsonville or Freedom Branch libraries anytime in the month of September to check out a book or get a library card and we’ll enter you into a raffle.

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