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Temecula Public Library

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BRANCH EVENTS

Tue, Apr 24, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, Apr 24, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, Apr 24, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Engage in lively book discussion and make new friends. Spring Book Buzz Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, Apr 25, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Wed, Apr 25, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Thu, Apr 26, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, Apr 26, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Sat, Apr 28, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Savor bilingual stories with Georgette Baker, ballet folklórico, treats & more. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Mon, Apr 30, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Mon, Apr 30, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Build S.T.E.A.M. skills with brick building challenges. Construction Crew is in session. Ages 6-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Tue, May 01, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, May 01, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, May 01, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Spring Kids Ink Writer's Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, May 02, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Wed, May 02, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Thu, May 03, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 03, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Sat, May 05, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Join the library and SoCal Comics for this fun-filled superhero annual event. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Mon, May 07, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Mon, May 07, 6:30PM - 7:00PM
Where will your compass lead you? Let your imagination wander as we talk about the importance of reading in this wonderful storytime! Grab a stuffed animal and wear your pajamas for stories and songs for families. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change.

Tue, May 08, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, May 08, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, May 08, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Engage in lively book discussion and make new friends. Spring Book Buzz Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, May 09, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Wed, May 09, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Wed, May 09, 4:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our Mad Hatter's Tea Party. Registration starts on May 9th at 4:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 5-12. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates and times subject to change. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 10, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 10, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 10, 4:00PM - 4:45PM
Engaging books, social stories, music, & fun sensory play for all ages & abilities. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. 

Thu, May 10, 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Create a work of art as Paint and Sip Studio staff take you step by step to create your very own Starry Night Sunflower. All painting material provided. Lemonade and cookies will be served. Tap into your inner Van Gogh and join us for a fun night. Registration begins two weeks prior to the event.  

Mon, May 14, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
This multicultural program includes stories, fingerplays and songs in Spanish & English. Ages 3-8. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Mon, May 14, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Tinker, experiment, & explore at our MakerLab. S.T.E.A.M. Maker Club is in session. Ages 5-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Mon, May 14, 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Limit 40 ParticipantsGrades 7 - 12 Finals can be so stressful.  It's time to take a study break.   Come to the library to hang out with your friends, play games, color, eat pizza, and more.  After your study break you'll be ready to cram for that next exam.* Advance registration begins at the library reception desk two weeks prior to scheduled programs and events.** Space is limited.  Carpooling is encouraged.  Program dates & times subject to change.

Tue, May 15, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, May 15, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Early literacy stories, songs, bouncing rhymes, bubbles, play time and early signs for babies. Ages Birth-23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, May 15, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Spring Kids Ink Writer's Club is in session. Ages 9-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, May 16, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Wed, May 16, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build school readiness with stories, songs and activities for independent readers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling.

Wed, May 16, 4:00PM - 4:45PM
Don't be late for this very important date for tea, treats, crafts,  & fun! Registration starts on May 9th at 4:00 p.m. at the library. Ages 5-12. Children must be registered in order to participate in the program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 17, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 17, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Interactive stories, music and more make learning fun at this on-the-lap storytime. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Thu, May 17, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Create artwork based on picture book art. Storybook Art Club is in session. Ages 5-8. Children must be registered in order to participate in program. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Thu, Jun 14, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Come meet the artist whose work has long graced the walls of the library.  Join local landscape photographer Walter Santos as he recounts the many fascinating aspects of his life and career as a professional photographer. Learn valuable information about the art of photography, using photography as a tool for preservation, and even tips on how to find and prepare for the most picturesque hikes with the best photo ops! At the end of the program, you'll also have a chance to win a limited edition print.

Thu, Jun 21, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Did you know you can travel the world and never leave your kitchen? It's true! The last time you used your pepper mill the peppercorns may have come from Indonesia. The pink salt on your table might have been from deep inside the mountains of Pakistan. Just imagine the origin of the wonderful aromas that make up a flavorful curry or a spicy barbeque rub.     Besides origin, there are so many more interesting facts to learn about spices. What did early explorers think of spices? Were spices ever used as medicine? If you would like to explore the exotic world of spices then join us as we take a sensory journey along the spice road with Old Town Spice & Tea Merchants.

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February 2, 2018 through
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March 5, 2018 through
June 1, 2018

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Mon, Apr 23 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 24 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 25 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 26 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 27 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 28 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 29 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Branch manager
Rosie Vanderhaak
Address
30600 Pauba Road
Temecula
California 92592
Tel: (951) 693-8900
Fax: (951) 693-8997

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