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Rappin' to the Rhythm of the Readin'

Read about triplets, flams and lazy tails and break out a new rhythm all your own.

Check out these 
eBooks on hoopla 
then take on the Summer Reading challenge and rap to a librarian.
Teens! joins here for summer fun.



The Next Global Big Library Read Starts June 9th

Join the fun! 

Big Library Read is the first-ever “global eBook club,” connecting readers around the world who read the same eBook and Audiobook at the same time. During the two-week program, the Big Library Read title, Eyes on You by Kate White, is available for checkout from OverDrive in our eLibrary.  It’s free, and no waiting June 9-23.

All you need is your library card.



Love Your Library? Share Your Story and Win a Prize!


Describe how a library has made a difference in your life and be entered to win a $100 Visa gift card and up to $2,000 for your favorite library!

What do you love about your library? Has it helped you reach a goal?
What staff, events, aspects of the library have been helpful?

Send a love letter or submit a video to SirsiDynix by June 12. More details here.

Kids! Use Your Words!

Come to the Ojai Library Friday May 8th to make a word flag.
What words are important to you? Which words make you feel powerful?
Share the magic of words on your very own word flag. 


Mark Zuckerberg Book Club - A Year of Books

Are you looking for a new book club?  

A book club you can join without ever leaving home or changing out of your pajamas. Mark Zuckerberg started one. Participants will read a new book every two weeks and discuss it on Faceboook. The chosen books will emphasize learning about new cultures, beliefs, histories and technologies.  

We have purchased the first of the titles in ebook format. They are available through OverDrive in our eLibrary., your reading partner 24/7

  Mark Zuckerberg

Bored at Home? Come to the Oak View Library.


Saticoy Library has Another Happy Winner

Another winner of the ‪‎Reagan Llibrary‬ contest picked up their ticket! "I'm most excited about seeing the 1956 XKSS owned by Steve McQueen!" One of only sixteen ever built!

Meet You at the Kitchen Table!

Did you know when families eat meals together, children:

  • Do better in school
  • Hear 8 million more words before they begin school
  • Are less likely to abuse drugs or alcohol
  • Are less likely to be overweight or develop eating disorders

Learn about a free, fun new dinner club especially for 
families who want to share meals together.
Join us for for delicious food, kids activities and lunch.
To reserve a seat RSVP - 805-677-7150  

Sunday, February 22nd, 1 - 2:30pm
E.P. Foster Library - Topping Room

  Para Español haga clic aquí

Local Author Reading at Ojai Library


Karen Banfield has an impressive resume.
She has been a tarot card reader, mental health
therapist, artist in residence, intuitive healer,
businesswoman, singer and actress.

In her latest book Karen shares her experiences in
boarding school, traveling abroad and as an
intuitive healer, all with
honesty and insight.

Join Karen Saturday, January 17 at 1pm.
Ojai Library


Celebrate National Picture Book Month!

  • Read your favorite picture book to a little person.
  • Or take a peek at our special list of the books we love.
  • Tumblebooks offers wonderful selections in our eLibrary.

At just a few months of age an infant can listen to your voice and point to pictures, associate words to pictures and real life objects and learn the importance of language.

Give the gift of language and share a picture book today. 

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