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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. 


Honor Veterans With a Good Film


 This Veterans Day choose one of the many great films available on indieflix

May we suggest:

Angels of Bataan
The Messenger
No Bullet Soldier
Hooligans at War

All you need is your library card. open 24/7 


Join the Fun!


The 26th Annual Trivia Challenge
is Thursday November 6th!

Wedgewood Banquet Center
5880 Olivas Park Drive, Ventura

Cheer for a team, play along, enjoy yummy snacks, all for just $5.00.
There will be an Opportunity drawing, loads of fun and a no-host bar.

To sign up a team click here   Event benefits READ Adult Literacy
Presented by Rotary Club of Ventura South

Oak Park Library Tech Fest 2014


Explore 1pm to 5pm October 11

Featured speakers:

Dr. James Lux, JPL/NASA
David Zweig, XPrize

Displays from:

ASME (CSUN chapter)
Robotics Clubs of Oak Park Library and OPHS
Rocket Club OPUSD
Computer Girls Club, CSUCI
CSUN Matador Mortorsports
and more

Ojai Library - Norman Rockwell: His Life and His Art

Guest Speaker Monroe Kaplan will discuss Norman Rockwell
and the stories behind many of his works.

Mr. Kaplan has been a Rockwell collector and lecturer for many years.

Share Mr. Kaplan's passion for one of America's iconic artists:

Saturday September 27th at 2pm.


ReferenceUSA Online Training coming in September



ReferenceUSA Webcasts

ReferenceUSA, a valuable database for job hunters and anyone starting a new business, is offering online training in September.

These hour-long classes will help new users get started and provide a great opportunity for current users to learn some new tips, tricks and techniques. Classes are: 

  • Search Essentials
  • Discover the Hidden Job Market
  • Big Data and Mapping
  • Start, Manage and Grow Your Business 
  • Consumer Data
  • US Business Historical Data

Schedule for all classes here                To register click here

ArtWalk Ventura and Late Night @ Foster


A signature Ventura event - July 19 & 20.

Stop by Foster Library for a special after-hours event Saturday from 5:30 to 8pm.

Enjoy art, music, food, and a special book sale hosted by the Friends of the Library.

ArtWalk Ventura, it's a great way to spend the day and it's totally free! 



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