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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, Oct 31,
10:00 AM

@ East Los Angeles Library

Parent/Child Workshops

Parents and caregivers, join us for our Parent/Child Workshops. This is a five-week series of workshops for parents and their children ages 0-3. 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. This is also a great opportunity to bond with your child and meet other parents.

Fri, Oct 31,
10:00 AM

@ Florence Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshop

A special time for parents and their young children to play and learn. A resource specialist will be available each week to discuss topics such as nutrition, movement, literacy and more. For parents and children 0-3 years old. Register today at the Customer Service Desk.

Fri, Oct 31,
10:00 AM

@ Sorensen Library

Preschool Storytime

colorful bookChildren ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and an art actvity.

 

The library does not open until 11am. Please enter through the back of the library through our meeting room.

Fri, Oct 31,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshop

Very young children (infants through age 3) and their parents or caregivers are invited to attend this 5 week series of parenting workshops. Learn with your child through play, exploration, and discovery using wonderful developmental toys. Each session will feature a resource person who will share information on some aspect of parenting such as nutrition, poison safety, early literacy, healthy cooking and other topics. Preregistration at the Children's Information Desk.

Sat, Nov 1,
10:30 AM

@ AC Bilbrew Library

Family Place Workshops

Caregivers and their children, 0 to 3 years of age, are invited to enjoy toys and art activities designed to help childrent develop.  A weekly specialist will be available to answer questions about child development.

Mon, Nov 3,
10:30 AM

@ Norwalk Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Please join the Norwalk Library for a five week series Parent Child Workshop starting Monday, September 29 from 10:30 AM-11:15 AM.  Family Place is a five-week parent/child workshop featuring local professionals, such as nutritionists, speech and language therapists and child development experts, who serve as resources for parents.  Pre-registration is required.

Mon, Nov 3,
6:15 PM

@ Sorensen Library

Parent & Child Workshop

Parent & Child WorkshopParents and their toddlers are invited to attend a free 5-week workshop to speak with different experts in child development. Gain knowledge, meet other parents, and play and bond with your child. Registration is required. For parents and their children ages 1-3. Parents who attend all 5 weeks will receive a free gift!

Padres de niños de 1 a 3 años están invitados a participar en un taller familiar. El taller es gratis y será una serie de 5 semanas. Representantes de diferente recursos comunitarios ofrecerán información para usted.  Conozca otros padres de familia y juegue con su hijo para ayudar en su aprendizaje. Regístrese hoy en el escritorio de información. Familias que participen cada semana recibirán un regalo. Para padres y sus hijos edades 1 a 3 años

Tue, Nov 4,
10:00 AM

@ Bell Gardens Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshop: Movement/Exercise

Toddlers and their parents are invited to our 5-series Family Place workshops.  This is an interactive program.  Toys will be available for toddlers to play with and a  resource specialist will be present each week to answer parents' questions.  This week's professional will be Angie Contreras of the City of Bell Gardens' Department of Parks & Recreation.  She will cover the topic of movement and exercise.

Tue, Nov 4,
10:30 AM

@ Compton Library

Parent/Child Workshop: A Time Aside

Parent Child Workshops are 5 weekly Tuesday sessions where families meet, play together, and do activiities.  A different local professional will be available each week to provide resources and discuss topics. Registration is required.  Please ask at the Information Desk. For parents and their children, infants to 3 years old. This is a Family Place Program

Tue, Nov 4,
10:30 AM

@ Lake Los Angeles Library

Parent Child Workshop

Children play with developmentally appropriate toys in a play group atmosphere, while parents meet and share concerns with community experts. Registration is required. Children age 1-3 years and their parents.

Tue, Nov 4,
10:30 AM

@ Pico Rivera Library

Parent Child Workshop

Please join us for these fun and interactive parent-child workshops. Our five week workshops offer parents/caregivers an opportunity to play and learn with their children, ages 0-3. A community resource specialist will be on hand at each workshop to discuss toddler related topics and answer questions.

Tue, Nov 4,
11:00 AM

@ Anthony Quinn Library

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

As a parent, you are the first and most important teacher your child will have. This five-week workshop offers parents an opportunity to play, create and learn with their children, ages 0-3 years old. Local experts on child development, health and safety will be available to share information and answer questions. Register for the parent-child workshop at the Information Desk.

 

Tue, Nov 4,
12:00 PM

@ Hawthorne Library

Family Place Workshops

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.

Wed, Nov 5,
11:00 AM

@ Carson Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Spend time playing with your little one and meet people in your community. Each week a local resource specialist will be featured who can help answer questions you may have about raising your child. Space is limited. Registration is required. For children ages 0 - 3 accompanied by an adult

Wed, Nov 5,
11:00 AM

@ Hawaiian Gardens Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshops

Spend some quality time playing and learning with your young child!  Meet a different resource provider every week that can answer your questions about nutrition, child development, and more! For parents and caregivers with children ages 0-4. Pre-registration is required.

Wed, Nov 5,
12:00 PM

@ Lennox Library

Parent-Child Workshop / Taller para Padres-Hijos

Join us for an hour of playtime and learning for you and your toddler.

Talk to experts about dental hygiene, school readiness, safety and more. For children ages birth to 3 years old, accompanied by parent / guardian. Pre-register for these five FREE sessions by calling or visiting the Customer Service desk.

Únase a nosotros para una hora de tiempo de juego y aprendizaje para  usted y su niño. Hable con los expertos acerca de la higiene dental, preparación escolar, seguridad y más. Para niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 3 años de edad, acompañado por el padre / tutor.  Pre-registro para estas cinco sesiones gratuitas llamando o visitando el mostrador de Atención al Cliente.

 

Wed, Nov 5,
2:00 PM

@ Sorensen Library

Toddler Storytime

child holding bookJoin us for a storytime for children ages 18 months - 3 years old.  Language and listening skills are promoted through  books, songs, movement and art activities appropriate for this age group.

Thu, Nov 6,
10:00 AM

@ Hacienda Heights Library

1,2,3 Play with Me

This five-week program is for children ages 12 to 42 months and their parents or caregivers.  Child and parent can play together while resource experts form the local community chat with the parents on-on-one. Pre-registration required; please visit the Information Desk to sign up.

Thu, Nov 6,
10:00 AM

@ Lancaster Library

Parent-Child Workshops

Toys and books! Come enjoy a 5 week series of free workshops where community specialists share and answer questions on child development topics. Developmentally appropriate activities are provided for a fun morning of play and learning. Children ages 1-3 with parents

Registration Required. Please call the Lancaster Children's department at 661-948-5029 for further information.

Thu, Nov 6,
10:30 AM

@ Angelo M. Iacoboni Library

Fall Family Place Parent-Child Workshops

Sign-ups have begun for the Fall 2014 Family Place Parent/Child Workshops running Thursday mornings, October 9, 16, 23, 30 and November March 6,  2014 at 10:30 am. Parents/caregivers with babies and toddlers ages 3 months to 36 months are invited to register for an exciting five-week series of playtime programs. Play and learn with your child in a setting filled with educational and fun activities and toys. Discuss various parenting topics with community experts who will be on-hand to address your concerns and answer your questions. Advanced Registration is required and space is limited to 15 families. Sign-up at the Adult Information desk in the library! Sorry, no phone reservations will be accepted. This is a Family Place workshop.

Thu, Nov 6,
4:00 PM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Come to the library to meet and chat with other parents and a variety of resource professionals who will answer your questions about child development, like nutrition, speech development, and literacy.

Fri, Nov 7,
10:00 AM

@ Sorensen Library

Preschool Storytime

colorful bookChildren ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and an art actvity.

 

The library does not open until 11am. Please enter through the back of the library through our meeting room.

Fri, Nov 7,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshop

Very young children (infants through age 3) and their parents or caregivers are invited to attend this 5 week series of parenting workshops. Learn with your child through play, exploration and discovery using wonderful developmental toys. Each session will feature a resource person who will share information on some aspect of parenting such as nutrition, poison safety, early literacy, healthy cooking and other topics. Preregistration at Children's Information Desk.

Mon, Nov 10,
6:15 PM

@ Sorensen Library

Parent & Child Workshop

Parent & Child WorkshopParents and their toddlers are invited to attend a free 5-week workshop to speak with different experts in child development. Gain knowledge, meet other parents, and play and bond with your child. Registration is required. For parents and their children ages 1-3. Parents who attend all 5 weeks will receive a free gift!

Padres de niños de 1 a 3 años están invitados a participar en un taller familiar. El taller es gratis y será una serie de 5 semanas. Representantes de diferente recursos comunitarios ofrecerán información para usted.  Conozca otros padres de familia y juegue con su hijo para ayudar en su aprendizaje. Regístrese hoy en el escritorio de información. Familias que participen cada semana recibirán un regalo. Para padres y sus hijos edades 1 a 3 años

Wed, Nov 12,
11:00 AM

@ Carson Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Spend time playing with your little one and meet people in your community. Each week a local resource specialist will be featured who can help answer questions you may have about raising your child. Space is limited. Registration is required. For children ages 0 - 3 accompanied by an adult

Wed, Nov 12,
11:00 AM

@ Hawaiian Gardens Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshops

Spend some quality time playing and learning with your young child!  Meet a different resource provider every week that can answer your questions about nutrition, child development, and more! For parents and caregivers with children ages 0-4. Pre-registration is required.

Wed, Nov 12,
12:00 PM

@ Lennox Library

Parent-Child Workshop / Taller para Padres-Hijos

Join us for an hour of playtime and learning for you and your toddler.

Talk to experts about dental hygiene, school readiness, safety and more. For children ages birth to 3 years old, accompanied by parent / guardian. Pre-register for these five FREE sessions by calling or visiting the Customer Service desk.

Únase a nosotros para una hora de tiempo de juego y aprendizaje para  usted y su niño. Hable con los expertos acerca de la higiene dental, preparación escolar, seguridad y más. Para niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 3 años de edad, acompañado por el padre / tutor.  Pre-registro para estas cinco sesiones gratuitas llamando o visitando el mostrador de Atención al Cliente.

 

Wed, Nov 12,
12:30 PM

@ Wiseburn Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Play with your child and meet other families.  Learn from various resource specialists each week. For children ages 0-3 accompanied by an adult.

Space is limited. Registration is required.

Wed, Nov 12,
2:00 PM

@ Sorensen Library

Toddler Storytime

child holding bookJoin us for a storytime for children ages 18 months - 3 years old.  Language and listening skills are promoted through  books, songs, movement and art activities appropriate for this age group.

Thu, Nov 13,
10:00 AM

@ Hacienda Heights Library

1,2,3 Play with Me

This five-week program is for children ages 12 to 42 months and their parents or caregivers.  Child and parent can play together while resource experts form the local community chat with the parents on-on-one. Pre-registration required; please visit the Information Desk to sign up.

Thu, Nov 13,
10:00 AM

@ Lancaster Library

Parent-Child Workshops

Toys and books! Come enjoy a 5 week series of free workshops where community specialists share and answer questions on child development topics. Developmentally appropriate activities are provided for a fun morning of play and learning. Children ages 1-3 with parents

Registration Required. Please call the Lancaster Children's department at 661-948-5029 for further information.

Thu, Nov 13,
4:00 PM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Come to the library to meet and chat with other parents and a variety of resource professionals who will answer your questions about child development, like nutrition, speech development, and literacy.

Fri, Nov 14,
10:00 AM

@ Sorensen Library

Preschool Storytime

colorful bookChildren ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and an art actvity.

 

The library does not open until 11am. Please enter through the back of the library through our meeting room.

Mon, Nov 17,
6:15 PM

@ Sorensen Library

Parent & Child Workshop

Parent & Child WorkshopParents and their toddlers are invited to attend a free 5-week workshop to speak with different experts in child development. Gain knowledge, meet other parents, and play and bond with your child. Registration is required. For parents and their children ages 1-3. Parents who attend all 5 weeks will receive a free gift!

Padres de niños de 1 a 3 años están invitados a participar en un taller familiar. El taller es gratis y será una serie de 5 semanas. Representantes de diferente recursos comunitarios ofrecerán información para usted.  Conozca otros padres de familia y juegue con su hijo para ayudar en su aprendizaje. Regístrese hoy en el escritorio de información. Familias que participen cada semana recibirán un regalo. Para padres y sus hijos edades 1 a 3 años

Mon, Nov 17,
6:30 PM

@ Culver City Julian Dixon Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place workshops are an opportunity for parents and caregivers and their children (3 years of age and under) to play and learn together in a setting filled with toys and art activities that foster learning and creativity. A closing Circle Time includes singing and nursery rhymes. A different community resource specialist will be available at each session to give a brief talk and answer questions on various parenting topics.

The series will take place on five consecutive Monday evenings including the last two in November and the first three Monday evenings in December (November 17th through December 15th). No pre-registration is required.

Tue, Nov 18,
10:00 AM

@ Bell Gardens Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshop: Nutrition

Toddlers and their parents are invited to our 5-series Family Place workshops.  This is an interactive program.  Toys will be available for toddlers to play with and a resource specialist will be present each week to answer parents' questions.  Lois Luster, Health Educator from Department of Public Health will cover the topic of nutrition.

Tue, Nov 18,
10:30 AM

@ Compton Library

Parent/Child Workshop: A Time Aside

Parent Child Workshops are 5 weekly Tuesday sessions where families meet, play together, and do activiities.  A different local professional will be available each week to provide resources and discuss topics. Registration is required.  Please ask at the Information Desk. For parents and their children, infants to 3 years old. This is a Family Place Program

Tue, Nov 18,
10:30 AM

@ Pico Rivera Library

Parent Child Workshop

Please join us for these fun and interactive parent-child workshops. Our five week workshops offer parents/caregivers an opportunity to play and learn with their children, ages 0-3. A community resource specialist will be on hand at each workshop to discuss toddler related topics and answer questions.

Tue, Nov 18,
12:00 PM

@ Hawthorne Library

Family Place Workshops

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.

Wed, Nov 19,
12:00 PM

@ Lennox Library

Parent-Child Workshop / Taller para Padres-Hijos

Join us for an hour of playtime and learning for you and your toddler.

Talk to experts about dental hygiene, school readiness, safety and more. For children ages birth to 3 years old, accompanied by parent / guardian. Pre-register for these five FREE sessions by calling or visiting the Customer Service desk.

Únase a nosotros para una hora de tiempo de juego y aprendizaje para  usted y su niño. Hable con los expertos acerca de la higiene dental, preparación escolar, seguridad y más. Para niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 3 años de edad, acompañado por el padre / tutor.  Pre-registro para estas cinco sesiones gratuitas llamando o visitando el mostrador de Atención al Cliente.

 

Wed, Nov 19,
12:30 PM

@ Wiseburn Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Play with your child and meet other families.  Learn from various resource specialists each week. For children ages 0-3 accompanied by an adult.

Space is limited. Registration is required.

Wed, Nov 19,
2:00 PM

@ Sorensen Library

Toddler Storytime

child holding bookJoin us for a storytime for children ages 18 months - 3 years old.  Language and listening skills are promoted through  books, songs, movement and art activities appropriate for this age group.

Thu, Nov 20,
10:00 AM

@ Hacienda Heights Library

1,2,3 Play with Me

This five-week program is for children ages 12 to 42 months and their parents or caregivers.  Child and parent can play together while resource experts form the local community chat with the parents on-on-one. Pre-registration required; please visit the Information Desk to sign up.

Thu, Nov 20,
4:00 PM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Come to the library to meet and chat with other parents and a variety of resource professionals who will answer your questions about child development, like nutrition, speech development, and literacy.

Fri, Nov 21,
10:00 AM

@ Sorensen Library

Preschool Storytime

colorful bookChildren ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and an art actvity.

 

The library does not open until 11am. Please enter through the back of the library through our meeting room.

Fri, Nov 21,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshop

Very young children (infants through age 3) and their parents or caregivers are invited to attend this 5 week series of parenting workshops. Learn with your child through play, exploration, and discovery with wonderful developmental toys. Each session will feature a resource person who will share information on some aspect of parenting such as nutrition, poison safety, early literacy, healthy cooking, and more. Preregistration at Children's Information Desk.

Mon, Nov 24,
6:30 PM

@ Culver City Julian Dixon Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place workshops are an opportunity for parents and caregivers and their children (3 years of age and under) to play and learn together in a setting filled with toys and art activities that foster learning and creativity. A closing Circle Time includes singing and nursery rhymes. A different community resource specialist will be available at each session to give a brief talk and answer questions on various parenting topics.

The series will take place on five consecutive Monday evenings including the last two in November and the first three Monday evenings in December (November 17th through December 15th). No pre-registration is required.

Tue, Nov 25,
10:30 AM

@ Compton Library

Parent/Child Workshop: A Time Aside

Parent Child Workshops are 5 weekly Tuesday sessions where families meet, play together, and do activiities.  A different local professional will be available each week to provide resources and discuss topics. Registration is required.  Please ask at the Information Desk. For parents and their children, infants to 3 years old. This is a Family Place Program

Tue, Nov 25,
12:00 PM

@ Hawthorne Library

Family Place Workshops

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.

Wed, Nov 26,
12:00 PM

@ Lennox Library

Parent-Child Workshop / Taller para Padres-Hijos

Join us for an hour of playtime and learning for you and your toddler.

Talk to experts about dental hygiene, school readiness, safety and more. For children ages birth to 3 years old, accompanied by parent / guardian. Pre-register for these five FREE sessions by calling or visiting the Customer Service desk.

Únase a nosotros para una hora de tiempo de juego y aprendizaje para  usted y su niño. Hable con los expertos acerca de la higiene dental, preparación escolar, seguridad y más. Para niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 3 años de edad, acompañado por el padre / tutor.  Pre-registro para estas cinco sesiones gratuitas llamando o visitando el mostrador de Atención al Cliente.

 

Wed, Nov 26,
12:30 PM

@ Wiseburn Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Play with your child and meet other families.  Learn from various resource specialists each week. For children ages 0-3 accompanied by an adult.

Space is limited. Registration is required.

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