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Posted on: September 3, 2019

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month, the perfect time to explore all that the library has to offer.

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, the perfect time to explore all that the library has to offer. 

Today’s libraries have programs and resources that go far beyond books. From story times, family craft days, cooking events, and pai...

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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: 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: September 1, 2019

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival with image of globe and film reel

The library will be screening short films from the "Manhattan Short" film festival at the Main Library on Saturday 9/28 at 1:00pm and also on Thursday 10/3 at 5:30 PM.

The library is excited to be a part of the MANHATTAN SHORT global film festival, showing short films at the  Main Library on Saturday 9/28 starting at 1:00pm and also on Thursday 10/3 starting at 5:30 PM. 

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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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