Adult_Events

Target = age 18 and older

Lecture: The Journey of the Italians in America

Date: 
Monday, April 12, 2010 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Dr. Vincenza Scarpaci’s lecture will explore the contradictions of the Italian American legacy, considering the ways in which Italians became an essential part of American history. Every aspect of life ranging from religion, the struggle for citizenship, anti-Italian prejudice, WWII, and of course, food, all come to life in this insightful illustrated talk. A book signing will follow the lecture.      

Fillmore - "Animals Are Our Friends" Program

Date: 
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Fillmore Library

  • Wednesday, May 26 @ 3:30pm
  • Aimee French, from the "Humane Society of Ventura County", will bring some of her animal friends to share how to better care for our animal friends.
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Fillmore - Maypole Festival

Date: 
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Fillmore Library

  • Wednesday, April 21 @ 3:30pm
  • Come celebrate Spring with a traditional May Day celebration!
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Fillmore - The 1000 Cranes Peace Project

Date: 
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Fillmore Library

  • Tuesday, March 23 @ 5pm-7pm
  • Be part of the 1000 Cranes Peace Project.
  • In anticipation of the September 21 dedication of the Peace Pole in front of Fillmore City Hall, this group will be trying to fold 1000 origami paper cranes.
  • Call Janine or Claire with questions at 524-2520
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Fillmore - Pulse Drumming presents: Irish Percussion

Date: 
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Fillmore Library

  • Wednesday, March 17 @ 3:30pm
  • Learn about the origins of Irish music and try your hand at playing a bodhran!
  • More information

Simi Valley Library 30th Anniversary Celebration

Date: 
Sunday, February 21, 2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join us in celebrating the Simi Valley Library’s 30th anniversary on Sunday, February 21st, from 2 to 4 PM.

The event will feature a guest speaker from the Simi Valley Historical Society discussing the history of libraries in Simi Valley.

The event will also feature a variety of children’s events, including:

  • Performance by the Alphabet Soup Puppeteers,  "A Red, White, and Blue Day"
  • Storytelling with local children’s book author and artist Mary Ann Fraser
  • Paws 4 Healing, Inc. READ Program, in which Reading Education Assistance Dogs help children discover the joy of reading
  • Arts and crafts
  • Flyer
  • Press Release

Fillmore - Big Read Book Club

Date: 
Thursday, February 11, 2010 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Fillmore Library

  • Thursdays, February 11, 18, and 25 @ 7pm
  • Join us for a lively discussion of the Big Read book, "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee.
  • Please contact library to sign up.

Library All Staff Meeting

Date: 
Thursday, March 11, 2010 - 8:30am - 11:30am

Check your local Library for opening time!

Library Commission Meeting

Date: 
Thursday, February 4, 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Ventura County Library Commission Meeting

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