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Featured Events from Your County Library

The County Library offers free year-round events to serve the informational, educational, and recreational interests of our customers. Featured below are upcoming family friendly events. More children and family friendly events can be found in the main Calendar.

Date Location

Fri, May 22,
11:00 AM

@ Leland R. Weaver Library

Family Place Workshops

Join us for our Family Place Parent/Child workshops, a five-week series for children and their caregivers.  The workshops feature age-appropriate toys, books and activities.  Each week a community resource specialist will be available to answer questions in their field of expertise.

For children 0-3 and their caregivers.

Fri, May 22,
11:30 AM

@ Claremont Library

Preschool Storytime

Children and their families are welcome to join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun!

 

This program is recommended for children ages 3 to 5 and their parents and caregivers.

Tue, May 26,
10:00 AM

@ Bell Gardens Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Join us for a 5-week Parent-Child Workshop series on Tuesday mornings beginning May 2 and concluding June 2. Workshops are for children ages 0-3 years old and their parents/caregivers.

Meet other parents and share age-appropriate toys, books, and art activities with your child. Each week a resource specialist from the community will be on hand to answer your questions on topics such as child development, fitness, early literacy, and nutrition.

Wed, May 27,
8:30 AM

@ Chet Holifield Library

Parent Workshop

In partnership with the Montebello Unified School District Head Start Program, we will be presenting on "money management" this month.  All parents and caretakers of young children are welcome to attend.  The session will be presented in English.

Wed, May 27,
10:30 AM

@ Rosemead Library

Parent-Child Workshop- Spring Session

Join us for a morning of fun and learning with your babies and toddlers. Talk to experts on early childhood literacy, development, and health while encouraging your child to learn through play and art. This is a five-week workshop sponsored by Family Place. Ages 0 – 3 years.

Acompáñenos para una mañana de diversión y aprendizaje con sus bebés y niños pequeños. Hable con expertos en el desarrollo del aprendizaje temprano y salud. Aníme a su niño a aprender mediante el juego y el arte. De 0-3 años.

 

At the end of the five week workshop, parents are invited to fill out a survey to receive a free gift.

Wed, May 27,
11:00 AM

@ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library

Family Place Parent/Child Workshops

These workshops provide an opportunity to spend time with your toddler, meet other parents and get useful ideas from guest specialists. Age-appropriate toys, books and art activities will also be provided for your child in our Children's Area.

Ages 0 - 3 and their caregivers

Thu, May 28,
10:30 AM

@ Claremont Library

Toddler Storytime

Children and their families are welcome to join us for stories, rhymes, songs and play.

 

This program is recommended for children, ages 15 months to 3 years and their parents and caregivers.

Thu, May 28,
11:00 AM

@ La Mirada Library

Baby Play Day

blocksPlaying is learning!

Babies learn and families grow as they play together. The whole family is invited to explore with their children 0-3 years old as they play with age and developmentally appropriate toys.

For 0-3 years old and their families.

Fri, May 29,
11:00 AM

@ Leland R. Weaver Library

Family Place Workshops

Join us for our Family Place Parent/Child workshops, a five-week series for children and their caregivers.  The workshops feature age-appropriate toys, books and activities.  Each week a community resource specialist will be available to answer questions in their field of expertise.

For children 0-3 and their caregivers.

Fri, May 29,
11:30 AM

@ Claremont Library

Preschool Storytime

Children and their families are welcome to join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun!

 

This program is recommended for children ages 3 to 5 and their parents and caregivers.

Sat, May 30,
2:00 PM

@ Claremont Library

Juice Box Preschool Show

Join magician Arty Loon as he captures the attention of children preschool- 6th grade with magic, juggling, comedy and much more! Children will be mesmerized by this program that will leave them wanting more. Come join the fun.

Sat, May 30,
2:00 PM

@ Temple City Library

Personal Safety Workshop

Learn to be more aware of your surroundings to increase personal safety. Learn techniques for dealing with unsafe situations and what to do during an unwelcome approach. This workshop is designed to help participants identify risks and evaluate options for dealing with threats of violence.

Register at the Information Desk for this free class. Parent participation is required.

For children 4-10 years old with their parents and caregivers.

本讲座目的是为增强儿童安全, 学习了解周围环境,如何处理危险情况, 以及对暴力威胁进行处理的不同方案。

请至图书馆注册本次免费讲座。家长必须和孩子一起参加讲座。

针对四至十岁儿童以及他们的父母/长辈/亲友。

Tue, Jun 2,
10:00 AM

@ Bell Gardens Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Join us for a 5-week Parent-Child Workshop series on Tuesday mornings beginning May 2 and concluding June 2. Workshops are for children ages 0-3 years old and their parents/caregivers.

Meet other parents and share age-appropriate toys, books, and art activities with your child. Each week a resource specialist from the community will be on hand to answer your questions on topics such as child development, fitness, early literacy, and nutrition.

Thu, Jun 4,
8:30 AM

@ Chet Holifield Library

Parent Workshop--Session I

In partership with the Montebello Unified School District Head Start Program, we will be presenting on "Domestic Violence" this month.  This session will be presented primarily in Spanish.

For Adults and Caretakers of Children 0-5

Thu, Jun 4,
12:15 PM

@ Chet Holifield Library

Parent Workshop--Session II

In partership with the Montebello Unified School District Head Start Program, we will be presenting on "Domestic Violence" this month.  This session will be presented primarily in Spanish.

For Adults and Caretakers of Children 0-5

Fri, Jun 5,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Playdate

Join us for this fun hour of learning and discovery. Very young children, infants through age 3 and their parent and caregiver, are invited to build, skills, literacy, and curiosity.

Fri, Jun 5,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Playdate

Join us for a fun hour of learning and discovery. Very young children (infants through age 3) and their parents or caregivers are invited to build skills, literacy, curiosity.

Sat, Jun 6,
2:00 PM

@ AC Bilbrew Library

Personal Safety Workshop ~ Taller de Seguridad Personal

Learn to be more aware of your surroundings to increase personal safety. Learn techniques for dealing with unsafe situations and what to do during an unwelcome approach.  This workshop is designed to help participants identify risks and evaluate options for dealing with threats of violence.

Parent participation is required. For children 4 – 10 with their parents and caregivers.

Please call the library to reserve your seat or register in person for this free class.

Aprenda a aumentar su seguridad personal hacíendose más consciente de su entorno. Aprenda técnicas para enfrentar situaciones riesgosas. Aprenda lo que debe hacer durante un encuentro no deseado. El taller está diseñado para ayudar a los participantes a identificar riesgos y evaluar opciones para enfrentar amenazas de violencia.

Se require participación de los padres. Para niños entre 4 y 10 años con sus padres o cuidadores.

Por favor llame a la biblioteca para reservar su lugar para la clase o reserve en persona todo es gratis.

Tue, Jun 9,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Playdate

Join us for a fun hour of learning and discovery. Very young children (infants through age 3) and their parents or caregivers are invited to build skills, literacy, curiosity.

Wed, Jun 10,
8:30 AM

@ Chet Holifield Library

Parent Workshop

In partnership with the Montebello Unified School District Head Start Program, we will be presenting on "Domestic Violence" this month. This session is presented primarily in English.

For Adults and caretakers of children ages 0-5

Thu, Jun 11,
10:00 AM

@ La Crescenta Library

Sign Language for Babies

Join us for a free eight-week baby sign language class taught by ShineShine. Learn practical ASL signs, engage in interactive games, and sing songs; all geared to enhance your parenting skills.

Babies 0-12 months old and their adult caregivers.

Class limited to 15 students. Please sign up at Children's Reference Desk or

call 818-248-5313

Wed, Jun 17,
1:00 PM

@ Claremont Library

Summer Reading Program 2015

Children of all ages, are you ready for the 2015 Summer Reading Program? If so then you're invited to kick off your summer reading on June 17, 2015. Drop in between 1:00 PM- 2:00 PM and sign up. Enjoy a free and exciting magic show at either 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM featuring professional magician Tony Daniels! Come join the fun and let's read to the rhythm this summer!

Additional information is available at the Children's Information Desk or call (909) 621-4902.

Thu, Jun 18,
10:00 AM

@ La Crescenta Library

Sign Language for Babies

Join us for a free eight-week baby sign language class taught by ShineShine. Learn practical ASL signs, engage in interactive games, and sing songs; all geared to enhance your parenting skills.

Babies 0-12 months old and their adult caregivers.

Class limited to 15 students. Please sign up at Children's Reference Desk or

call 818-248-5313

Thu, Jun 18,
11:00 AM

@ La Mirada Library

Baby Play Day

BlocksPlaying is learning!

Babies learn and families grow as they play together. The whole family is invited to explore with their children 0-3 years old as they play with age and developmentally appropriate toys.

For 0-3 years old and their families.

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Events from ExperienceLA

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From museum exhibitions, live theatre, film festivals, kid-friendly events, and more – there’s something for everyone. This calendar is a free, official resource funded by the LA County Arts Commission with content submitted directly by the diverse arts, and cultural and recreational community of Los Angeles.

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Things to Do with Your Kids in Los Angeles

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Eye Spy LA is a local's guide to Los Angeles and surrounding areas. Check their calendar for family events & things to do with your kids.