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Banned Books Week/ Freedom to Read Week

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Every year libraries celebrate the our Freedom to read by taking time to honor books that have been banned or challenged (petitioned for removal) from libraries around the World!

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Opportunity To Read

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Join the celebration! Literacy equals success! Visit our open house on Wednesday, September 24, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. at 275 Main Street, Suite 100.

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Blind Date with a Book

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Spice up your reading life by going on a blind date with a book. If things don’t work out with your date just return it without any hurt feelings!

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Photo Show Submissions Wanted!

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

The library is taking submissions through September for our next Photo show to be on display in October.

The theme this time is “Vehicles” – cars, trains, wagons, airplanes, etc. Submissions can be sent via email to eva.nottage@ cityofwatsonville.org, via Twitter @watsonvillepl, or Tumblr (watsonvillepubliclibrary) or through the City Facebook page.

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California Reads: War Comes Home at the Library

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

We are pleased to announce a grant award from Cal Humanities to participate in its California Reads program. From September 27 through November 2014, there will be several programs to inspire our reflections.

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California Reads: War Comes Home at the Library

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

California Reads: War Comes Home will be a collaborative project in which the Watsonville and Santa Cruz Public Libraries form partnerships in our communities to explore what it means to come home from war.

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Finding Animal Clues!

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Explore the wild world of the wetland animals with Watsonville Nature Center staff. Wednesday, July 9th, 3pm, Main Library Storytime Room
and Wednesday, July 16th, 3pm, Freedom Branch Library

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SRP- Family Movie Night

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Looking for something to do with your children? Tuesday’s, 6pm are Family Movie Night this summer at the library.

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Make your thoughts count

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

The library is interested in your imput please fill out a survey for us regarding library services and programs. The survey is available by clicking the picture above.

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Pet Portrait Art Show

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Congratulations to our winner! Thank you to everyone who participated, we’ve had a great time looking at the photos all month. Stay tuned for our next photo show to be announced in September, the theme is yet to be determined.

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