Avenue Library 606 North Ventura Avenue, Ventura, CA 93001 (805) 643-6393 E.P. Foster Library 651 East Main Street Ventura 93001 (805)648-2716 H. P. Wright Library 57 Day Rd. Ventura 93003 (805)642-0336 Saticoy Library 11426 Violeta Street, Ventura, CA 93004 (805)647-5736

Foster - Book Discussion, "The Things They Carried"

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Foster - Join us as we read a chapter of the book to discuss together.

Foster - The Things They Carried: Why Fiction and Not Journalism?

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 6:00pm

Foster - Professor Chianese will speak at 6 p.m. before a film screening at 7. The featured film is the biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for.

Foster - Counting the Days: Stories of Tenacity and Courage of POWs

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Foster - In this presentation, Craig B. Smith discusses his latest book, Counting the Days: POWs, Internees, and Stragglers from WWII in the Pacific. He tells the stories of six prisoners of war imprisoned by both sides during the conflict the Japanese called the "Pacific War."

Foster - Book Appetit: Baking Demonstration

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Foster - A local bakery owner will be visiting the Topping Room to discuss great baking techniques.

Foster - “Monsoon Blues” Poetry Reading

Friday, March 21, 2014 - 7:30pm

Foster - Poet Elijah Imlay reads from his collection inspired by his experiences as a soldier in Vietnam.

VCL Maker Space

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Foster, Topping Room - Family night! Learn the ancient art of origami.

VCL Maker Space

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Foster, Topping Room - CAPS media night.

Come tonight and learn about 3-D printing!

  • Open Tech Night at make!
  • 3D Printing, 3D Modeling, Microcontrollers and whatever you are working on.
  • Tonight, Tuesday March 4, 2014 at 8:00 pm in the E.P. Foster Library Topping Room
  • Presented by Ventura County Library, CAPS TV, Ventura Area Makers/Builders/Hackers

VCL Maker Space

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Foster, Topping Room - 3D Modeling and 3D Printing, join in on it, talk about it, or bring your own project to work on.

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