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El dia de los ninos ~ El dia de los libros - Children's Day ~ Book Day - April 30

The County Library celebrates children, families and reading on April 30, 2018. Join us at the Library during April and May to celebrate children and books! All events are free.

Children's Day/ Book Day originated from the efforts of children's author Pat Mora who was influenced by the annual Mexican tradition of El día de los niños.

Upcoming Events

Date Event

Tuesday, March 27,
4:00 PM

Agoura Hills Library

Dia De Los Ninos

Join us in celebrating Dia De Los Ninos, the day of the children.  Create an art activity, enjoy refreshments, and more!  Parents: A list of ingredients will be provided at the program.  For children 5-11 years old.

Wednesday, April 18,
4:00 PM

Hawthorne Library

India: Rangoli Art

Join us in a 90 minute workshop as we create beautiful Rangoli Art using pastel colors with the help of a Barnsdall Arts instructor.

**All supplies provided by Barnsdall Arts.

Families welcome.

Thursday, April 19,
3:30 PM

Malibu Library

Bilingual Family Concert: Nathalia

NathliaJoin children's singer-songwriter Nathalia in a fun bilingual and interactive performance.  

For children ages 5-11 and their families.

Wednesday, April 25,
4:00 PM

San Fernando Library

Multicultural Fantasy World

Flights of fantasy performers In celebration of International Children's Day, join us as we bring you tales from around the world. The Flights of Fantasy Story Theater will perform fables and folk tales sure to transport us into mythical lands across continents.

Most suitable for children ages 4 - 12.

Thursday, April 26,
3:30 PM

Anthony Quinn Library

Dia De Los Ninos, Dia De Los Libros with Annie Banannie


Come celebrate El Día de los Niños, El Día de los Libros/Children's Day, Book Day with us! Meet balloon storyteller Annie Banannie and enjoy listening to her stories as she creates balloon masterpieces. Following the show, we will have a book giveaway and an art activity for you to complete. For children ages 3 -17 

Thursday, April 26,
4:00 PM

Rosemead Library

Fiesta in Mexico
Join us as we celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Dia de los Ninos, with beautiful authentic costumes and music from Mexico.  
For ages:  5 years old -adult

Saturday, May 5,
1:00 PM

Leland R. Weaver Library

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Dance

Four dancers in colorful costume will be presenting an international dance show.  Highlighting the Cinco de Mayo theme, several Mexican dances will be performed and explained.  In honor of Dia de los Ninos, every child will receive a free book!

All ages welcome!

Past Events

Date Event