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Posted on: May 1, 2021

Main Library Re-opening 2nd Floor

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The second floor of the Main Library will Reopen on May 3rd, 2021

Calling all Watsonville Public Library patrons ~ Starting Monday, May 3rd; the Main Library will reopen the 2nd floor of the library. Limited in-person Services will include browsing of teen and adult English and Spanish materials and access to computers ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2021

Mobile WiFi Hotspots Available for Checkout

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Need internet access at home? The library now offers mobile Wi-Fi hotspots for checkout.

Interested in checking out a mobile hotspot that will enable you to access the internet and browse the web? Hotspots are now available for check out at the Watsonville Public Library. Easily connect to the Internet using any WiFi enabled device such as a ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

~ Sign Up for the Library Newsletter ~

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Want to keep up with what's going on at the library? We are excited to announce that you can now sign up to receive the library newsletter by email.

Want to keep up with what’s going on at the library? We are excited to announce that you can now sign up to receive the library newsletter by email ~ you can see the current one on our webpage  and follow the link on that page to sign up. &nb...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Live Virtual Storytimes

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The library has virtual storytimes on Tuesday evenings, Wednesday mornings, and Thursday mornings live via Zoom.

Bilingual Baby Laptime

Bienvenidos/Welcome ~ Baby Laptime is now live 📺 Help your child (newborn - 2yrs) build early literacy skills as we have fun with songs and stories.   

Bienvenidos/Welcome~ Cuentos Bilingües para Bebés ya está en vi...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Financial Literacy Month

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April is Financial Literacy Month ~ Learning resources are available for the whole family.

Did you know that the month of April is financial literacy month? Make learning about personal finance a family affair ~ explore our curated booklists to find materials that match your financial goals, join our online Beanstack challenge to track your pro...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Self Care Kit for Teens

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Calling all teens~ Recharge yourself with our latest Self-Care Kit for Teens

Calling all teens ~ Recharge yourself with our latest Self-Care Kit for Teens. Stop by Watsonville Public Library, Main Branch and pick up a kit which includes supplies to make your own eye mask.

Our Self-Care Kits for Teens are available on a first-come, ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Storytime Kits

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Missing Storytime? You can now bring storytime home with our new storytime kits.

Missing Storytime? You can now bring storytime home with our new storytime kits (bilingual thematic books, songs, and a craft for ages 2-5) ~ available at curbside pickup at the Main Library from 12-4:45pm M-Fri, just drop by and pick one up, no appointme...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Beanstack Challenge

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Help your child develop early reading skills with our 1000 Books before Kindergarten reading challenge in Beanstack.

Is your child ready for Kindergarten? Help your child develop early reading skills with our 1000 Books before Kindergarten reading challenge in Beanstack. This program encourages parents to read 1,000 books with their children before age...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

STEAM Take Home Kits for Youth

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Wanting to STEAM from home? Our STEAM kits are available for pickup at the Main Library, during open hours. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last.

Wanting to STEAM from home? Our STEAM kits are available for pickup at the Main Library, during open hours. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last.

¿Quieres STEAM desde casa? Nuestros kits de STEAM están disponibles para recoger en la biblioteca ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Fun On the Run: Craft Kits for Adults

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Fun on the Run for Adults: Origami Boxes

Explore the art of paper folding ~ learn how to make an origami box. Pick up one of our Fun on the Run craft kits for adults during library hours: Monday - Friday during open hours. Kits will include: origami paper and instructions.

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Spanish Storytime on Hiatus

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Thursday Evening Spanish Storytime on Break till Fall 2021

Attention storytime attendees ~ Our Storytime in Spanish that occurs on Tuesday nights will be going on a break until the Fall of 2021. 

Still interested in attending virtual storytimes? We will continue to offer Bilingual Baby Laptime on Wednesda...

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