The novel is an exploration of the mysterious world of mental illness, corruption, greed and the tangled ties of family.
Kirkus Reviews, a pre-publication review source, states, “This true and telling novel is optimistic, realistic and sensitively told.”
“Best Fiction Book” -- Kirkus Discoveries
Come to Ojai Library on Tuesday, February 22, at 6:30pm and learn how to reduce your utility costs through energy efficiency opportunities.
Representatives from Ventura County Regional Energy Alliance will provide a public workshop to explain common efficiencies useful in homes. You will learn how to conserve electricity and gas, where to obtain utility rebate information and how to use utility efficiencies to benefit other conservation measures.
Bring your questions and join the discussion!
Singer/Songwriter Jeff Uzzel will play at the Ojai Library as part of their First Sunday Music series on Sunday, March 6 at 1pm.
Jeff has written 40 original songs and also covers music by the Beatles, Bob Marley, Dave Matthews, Van Morrison, and others.
Jeff specializes in Rock, Reggae, and Folk music and has many years of performance experience. He performs regularly at restaurants in Ventura and Ojai. Keep up with him on his website www.jeffuzzel.com.
Come and hear Renaissance voices from Ojai, California on Sunday, February 6th at 1:30pm.
Madrigali seeks to bring this once wildly popular music back to life and is based out of Ojai, California.
The E.P. Foster Library is now offering additional hours of service. On January 9, 2011, over 400 people visited the Library during open hours (on Sundays from 1pm – 5pm).
On Sundays, Library users will have access to all services offered at the library during the week, including public computers, access to adult, children’s and young adult collections, in addition to circulation and research services.
The E.P. Foster Library weekly schedule now includes the following hours of service:
Monday – Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Friday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 1pm – 5pm
Post-Genre music has been described as quirky intellectual pop. Listen to samples at www.myspace.com/dancarrigan
Mr. Carrigan's newest CD is a compilation of 19 songs from 8 CD’s. Come join in the fun!
Join us for a wonderful Sunday afternoon with guitarist Barry Cooper. Mr. Cooper will play selections from the music that is coming to be known as “The Great American Song Book” at the Ojai Library on Sunday December 5 at 1pm.
Mr. Cooper is a retired professional musician who has played with Natalie Cole, Waylon Jennings, Buddy Greco and many others. He will be joined by singer Ellen Johnson whose recordings have been featured in Down Beat Magazine, Jazz Times, and many other publications.
Photo by Susan Dean
Charley is also looking forward to winter break. He wants to have an adventure, not clean his room! He dreams he learns to dance with a swan, sing with the sugar plum fairies, ride a skateboard and care about his family and friends.
Join us for this fun-filled program!