News Flash

Library

Posted on: August 22, 2019

Pictures From the Field Photography Exhibition

artichoke Workers Credited to Mimi Plumb

The Main Library will be hosting a photography exhibit, "Pictures from the Field," by Mimi Plumb with commentary by Miriam Pawel during September and October 2019. There will also be a film, "Adios Amor" shown on October 19th.

A glimpse of the farm worker movement in the Salinas Valley during the summer of 1975 as seen by a young photography student Mimi Plumb with commentary by Miriam Pawel. 

She rediscovered the photographs in 2015. 


Exhibition at the Watsonville Public Library September-October 2019; 

Reception October 19, 2019 with film Adios Amor: The Search for María Moreno--more forgotten photographs uncovered about the first female farmworker union organizer in 1959.  

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Library

Banned Books Week Banner

Freedom to Read Week

Posted on: September 21, 2019
September is library card sign up month check out something incredible with the incredibles

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

Posted on: September 3, 2019
children reading books together with an adult

Deanne Pernell Reading Buddies Program

Posted on: August 26, 2019
MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival with image of globe and film reel

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

Posted on: September 1, 2019
Display in library lobby about the 2020 census

Census 2020

Posted on: May 3, 2019
The Library is a Cooling Center text over image of front of library

The Main Library is a Cooling Center

Posted on: September 16, 2019