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Posted on: September 23, 2018

Banned Books Week

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Every year libraries across the nation set aside one week to celebrate our Freedom to Read. This year we invite you to Speak Out for Banned Books because "Banning Books Silences Stories".

Every year libraries across the United States celebrate our freedom to read. And by freedom to read—we mean anything. There are people in the world who read books and think that they are vulgar, inappropriate, and that they should be banned - completely r...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Yuyi Morales Author Visit

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Award-winning author Yuyi Morales tells her own immigration story in her picture-book tribute to the transformative power of hope . . . and reading. Thursday, October 4th at 6:30pm at the Main Library.

Join award-winning author Yuyi Morales as she tells her own immigration story in her picture-book tribute to the transformative power of hope . . . and reading.  The first 50 families will receive a free copy of Dreamers. First come, first served...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Homework Help

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Homework help is available at the Main Library for students in grades K - 8 starting on Monday, August 20th, 2018.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 3 - 6pm
Wednesdays: 2 - 6pm

Homework help is available at the Main Library for students in grades K - 8 starting on Monday, August 20th, 2018. 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday:  3 - 6pm
Wednesdays: 2 - 6pm
 

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Library Innovation Lab Grant

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Our designs have been selected and everyone is invited to help paint the murals at the Main Library Meeting Room.

Thursday, September 20th - Monday, September 24th

Phase Four Begins!

Our designs have been selected and everyone is invited to help paint the murals at the Main Library Meeting Room.Thursday, September 20th    from 12pm - 8pm

Friday, September 21st  from 10am - 6pm

Saturday, Septe...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

The Great American Read

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Have you heard about The Great American Read on PBS? How many of the 100 most loved books in America have you read? Do you agree with the list of books? Don't forget to vote for your favorite ones and watch on PBS.org.

Have you heard about The Great American Read on PBS? How many of the 100 most loved books in America have you read? Do you agree with the list of books? Don't forget to vote for your favorite ones and watch on PBS.org.

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

The Library is a Cooling Center

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The Main Library is a cooling center. We are located at 275 Main Street in Watsonville.

Come by and keep cool when we are open:
Monday - Thursday: 10-8pm
Friday: 10-6pm
Saturday: 12-4pm
Sunday: Closed

The Main Library is a cooling center. We are located at 275 Main Street in Watsonville.

Come by and keep cool when we are open:Monday - Thursday: 10-8pmFriday: 10-6pmSaturday: 12-4pmSunday: Closed

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