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Storytimes with Local Leaders

Look who’s reading stories for National Library Week!

  • Books & Babies Storytime: Council Member Diane Dixon
    Monday, April 10, 9:30am, Central Library Children’s Room
  • Pajama Storytime: Council Member Jeff Herdman
    Monday, April 10, 7pm, Central Library Children’s Room
  • Preschool Storytime: Library Board Member Paul Watkins
    Tuesday, April 11, 10:30am, Mariners Storytime Room
  • Preschool Storytime: Library Board Member Janet Ray
    Tuesday, April 11, 10:30, Balboa Branch Library
  • Toddler Storytime: Library Board Member Jill Johnson Tucker    
    Wednesday, April 12, 10:30am, Central Library Children’s Room
  • Preschool Storytime:  City Manager Dave Kiff
    Thursday, April 13, 10:30am, Central Library Children’s Room
  • Fabulous Fridays: Council Member Will O’Neill
    Friday, April 14, 4pm, Central  Library Children’s Room

Children’s Programs 

  • LEGO Block Party
    Wednesday, April 12, 3pm, Mariners Branch Library
    Design and build with Legos after school at the Library.
  • Magic Show at CDM  Wednesday, April 12, 3pm, Corona del Mar Branch
    Experience the amazing magic of magician Mark Gibson. It’s a show the whole family will enjoy!
  • Abbit the Average
    Wednesday, April 12, 3:30pm, Balboa Branch Library
    Celebrate National Library Week with the Comedy Magic & Juggling Variety Show presented by Abbit the Average!
  • Let’s Make Comics
    Thursday, April 13, 4pm, Central Library Friends Room
    Join comic book artist Javier Hernandez for an interactive workshop that shows kids how to make their own comic book story to take home. For elementary through high school students
  • Fabulous Friday @ 4
    Friday, April 14, 4pm, Central Library Children’s Room
    Kick off your weekend with fabulous stories and crafts
  • Annie Banannie,Balloon Storyteller
    Saturday, April 15, 3pm, Mariners Branch Library
    Annie Banannie’s balloon theater and storytelling will amaze and delight children of all ages!



Adult Programs

  • Art Exhibit: Assemblages by Ron Yeo
    Tuesday, April 11, 6pm Central Library Friends Room
  • It’s Your Estate
    Monday, April 10, 10am, Central Library Friends Room
  • Tuesdays@2: Social Media
    Tuesday, April 11, 2pm, Central Library Media Lab
  • SCORE Workshop: Develop a Winning Business Plan
  • Tuesday, April 11, 6pm. Central Library Friends Room
    • Let’s Talk Tech: eBooks
      Tuesday, April 11, 7pm, Central Library Media Lab
    • Book Discussion Group
      Wednesday, April 12, 9:15am, Central Library Friends Room
    • Genealogy Resources 101: Census Records
      Wednesday, April 12, 7pm, Central Library Media Lab