Click here for the reasons:
1. Stock up on books to read, audio-books to listen to, and DVDs to watch during long car trips and family vacations.
2. Tired of sitting at home? Bring your family to play board games & solve puzzles (available daily during open hours Dec. 19-31).
3. Help your local feathered friends. Stop by between 2-4 pm on Tuesday, Dec. 27 or Thursday, Dec. 29 to make a pine cone bird feeder.
Holiday Hours at Oak View Library:
Monday-Thursday 1-6 pm, Saturday 10-2 pm
The library will be CLOSED Monday, Dec. 26 & Monday, Jan. 2 for the Christmas & New Year holidays.
Martha Miller is a writer, actor, director and producer rolled into one. She becomes Margaret Mitchell, the author of Gone with the Wind. What did this notable book mean to its author and the world?
Enjoy meeting Margaret Mitchell whose life changed the day Gone with the Wind was published. This program is sponsored by the Simi Valley Friends of the Library.
Join us Thursday, December 8 from 3-5pm as we celebrate the holidays with crafts, food, songs and stories.
The event is at Simi Valley Library and open to the whole family.
Come by and join the fun!
Jim Cogan's energetic, often hilarious and always moving oral presentations will be featured.
"American Tall Tales" for children will be presented at 11am.
"Legends and Lore of America's Past" for adults will be offered at 2pm.
Engaging audiences of all ages is a noted feature of his programs.
The haunting occurs Friday, October 28, 7:30 - 9pm. Tickets required for entry. Pick up your free ticket at the library Oct. 20-28, as long as supplies last.
This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Port Hueneme Library.
Ready for story time fun?
Oak View Library's autumn session of story time begins Tuesday, October 25th. It will run eight weeks at 4pm on Tuesdays, concluding Tuesday, December 13.
This early literacy-based story time is filled with stories, songs, and movement. It is best-suited for infants and children up to five years of age.
No need to register, just come!
Trivia lovers: come test your mind! Join us at the 23rd Annual Trivia Challenge - a night of fun supporting READ Ventura County Library Adult Literacy Program.
Enjoy the 23nd Annual Trivia Challenge - Wednesday, November 16th at 6pm at the Wedgewood Banquet Center at 5880 Olivas Park Drive, in Ventura 93003. Snacks! An opportunity drawing! Only $5 admission for audience members.
Interested in participating on a team? Please call READ Ventura County Library at (805) 677-7160. This event is hosted by the Rotary Club of Ventura-South.
Simi Valley Library regrets to inform you this event has been cancelled - we hope to reschedule soon!
Cameron O’Connor, born and raised in Simi Valley, is an award-winning and critically acclaimed guitarist.
O'Connor has received a Master’s Degree from the Juilliard School of Music and is currently in the PhD program at the USC School of Music. His performances include the 9/11 Memorial in New York in 2010 and the Aspen Music Festival.
This program is sponsored by the Simi Valley Friends of the Library.
The mural is a colorful exploration of literature and fantasy designed to encourage young people to come to the library. The available space is 15 inches by 16 feet, so entries should be limited to one or two short sentences.
Submit your quote on forms provided on the 2nd Floor of the E.P. Foster Library or email the quote to firstname.lastname@example.org using “quote” in the subject line. Please include your name and a phone number.
The contest ends Sunday, September 25th at 5pm. The winner will be notified and a prize awarded.