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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Stream Telenovelas for Free with Pongalo

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Watsonville Library patrons can now access Pongalo, a streaming service with access to telenovela shows through RB Digital.

Watsonville Library patrons can now access Pongalo, a streaming service with access to telenovela shows through RB Digital.

Pongalo offers unlimited access to the largest collection of Spanish-Language telenovelas and TV series, as well as major U...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Stream British TV Show for Free

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Are you a fan of British television? You can now access the ACORN streaming service for free with your library card through RB Digital.

Are you a fan of British television? You can now access the ACORN streaming service for free with your library card through RB Digital. 

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Deanne Pernell Reading Buddies Program

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Do you have a student in 1st - 5th grade that needs help and support with their reading skills? The Deanne Pernell Reading Buddies Program will begin it's next session on October 18th.

We are excited to announce the Deanne Pernell Reading Program will begin its next session this Fall. 

This program is for students in 1st - 5th grade who need help or support with their reading and literacy skills. 

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

8th Annual Day of the Dead Celebration

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Community members and families are invited to come together to create art, have fun, and follow a tradition. There will be four craft centers (skull decorating, paper flowers, miniature altars, and coloring sheets) with activities for all ages.

Community members and families are invited to come together to create art, have fun, and follow a tradition. There will be four craft centers (skull decorating, paper flowers, miniature altars, and coloring sheets) with activities for all ages. &...

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Posted on: September 7, 2019

Chilton Database for Auto Repairs is Now Available

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The library now subscribes to the Chilton Automotive Database. Access FREE and reliable automotive help online 24/7 through Chilton Library, now available through Watsonville Library - whether inside the library or remotely from outside of the library.

Studies show consumers are keeping their cars longer. With more older cars on the road, repairs are on the rise. People in Watsonville interested in taking wrench into their own hands to save money, now have a resource to help. 

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Pictures From the Field Photography Exhibition

artichoke Workers Credited to Mimi Plumb

The Main Library will be hosting a photography exhibit, "Pictures from the Field," by Mimi Plumb with commentary by Miriam Pawel during September and October 2019. There will also be a film, "Adios Amor" shown on October 19th.

A glimpse of the farm worker movement in the Salinas Valley during the summer of 1975 as seen by a young photography student Mimi Plumb with commentary by Miriam Pawel. 

She rediscovered the photographs in 2015. 

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Census 2020

Display in library lobby about the 2020 census

We need your help to count everyone in Watsonville for the United States 2020 Census.

We need your help to count everyone in Watsonville for the 2020 census - the census determines how much funding the city will get (based on the number of citizens). This funding impacts public education, housing programs, other public resources, research,...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

The Main Library is a Cooling Center

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The Main Library is a cooling center. We are located at 275 Main Street in Watsonville.

Come by and keep cool when we are open:
Monday - Thursday: 10-8pm
Friday: 10-6pm
Saturday: 12-4pm
Sunday: Closed

The Main Library is a cooling center. We are located at 275 Main Street in Watsonville.

Come by and keep cool when we are open:Monday - Thursday: 10-8pmFriday: 10-6pmSaturday: 12-4pmSunday: Closed

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