Join in the fun of Simi Valley’s Annual Read Across America Celebration and celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday on Saturday, February 27, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The event is free and open to the community. The program will include performances and readings by special guests. There will be drawings for prizes, photo opportunities and much more. NEA's Read Across America is an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the birthday of beloved children's author Dr. Seuss. For more information, please call Dayle Gillick, President, Simi Educators Association at (805) 526-5668
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
- Press Release
Check your local Library for opening time!
Ventura County Library Commission Meeting
- See our Library Commission page for more information
Join California State Parks Ranger Kris Mashburn, known affectionately as the "Bat Lady of Ojai," for an exciting discussion about the fascinating world of bats that will appeal to kids of all ages.
All open libraries will close at 5pm on New Year's Eve
All open libraries will close at 5pm on Christmas Eve
Read aloud to registered therapy dogs
All Libraries are CLOSED in honor of the Memorial Day holiday