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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

Tue, May 3,
10:30 AM

@ Claremont Library

1-2-3, Play With Me ! Parent Child Workshop

Parent Child Workshops are five weekly sessions where families meet and play together.  Each week a different community resource specialist will be available for questions. 

For children 12 months to 3 1/2 years old and their parents and caregivers.

Registration is required.  Space is limited.  Please inquire at the Children's Information Desk.

Tue, May 3,
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. Sign up at the Information Desk or by phone.

Children ages 1-3 years and their parents or caregivers.

Tue, May 3,
10:30 AM

@ Temple City Library

Spring Parent-Child Workshop - Early Literacy

Image from Library AwareJoin us for a morning of play and learning! As babies and toddlers play, caregivers will have an opportunity to speak with local professionals on a variety of early childhood topics.

This week, the Children's Librarian will discuss the importance of reading and early literacy. Please see staff for more details. For children ages 0-3 and their parent or adult caregiver.

Tue, May 3,
11:00 AM

@ Hawthorne Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Parents/caregivers and very young children (babies and toddlers) are invited to join in a fun hour of play and learning. A local resource specialist will be featured each week to provide useful tips and to answer questions you may have about raising your child.

Space is limited. Please visit or call the Information Desk to register.

For children ages 0 - 3, accompanied by an adult

 

Tue, May 3,
2:00 PM

@ Stevenson Ranch Library

Parent Child Workshop

Meet local child development professionals at the library! Set up like our Playtimes, the specialists will circulate the room to have brief one-on-one discussions with you.

Advanced registration required.

Parents and infants up to age 3.

Wed, May 4,
10:30 AM

@ Lynwood Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Are you a parent or caregiver of a child 3 years old or younger? If yes, join us for the Play and Learn Workshops!

Your child will get a chance to learn early literacy and socialization skills while you get a chance to speak with a resource specialist about questions you may have. There will be different resource specialists during each workshop.

This is a Family Place Program.

For children 3 years old and under and their caregivers

Wed, May 4,
10:30 AM

@ South El Monte Library

1-2-3 Play With Me Parent-Child Workshops

As a parent, you are the first and most important teacher your child will ever have.  Join us for this 5-week workshop to learn, play, and bond with your child.  Meet other parents and find out about resources and agencies in the area that can be of help to you and your family.  Registration is required.  

Wed, May 4,
10:30 AM

@ Topanga Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Get insights on parenting topics while your kids play! We'll have a different expert every week on topics like early literacy, dental health, and nutrition. Please contact the library to sign up or for more information. For ages 1 - 3 and their adult caregivers.

Wed, May 4,
11:00 AM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Join us for our free Family Place Parent/Child Workshop, a five-week series for parents and their children. Workshops feature age-appropriate toys, books and activities. Each week a community resource specialist will be available to answer questions in his or her field of expertise. 
 

For children ages 0 - 3 and their adult caregivers. 

Wed, May 4,
11:30 AM

@ Charter Oak Library

1-2-3, Play with Me! Parent Child Workshops!

child and parent playing with finger puppetsAs a parent, you are your child's first and most important teacher.  Attend this 5-week program to play, learn, and bond with your child.  Meet other parents and find out about resources, businesses, and agencies in your community that can help you and your family. 

Registration is required.  You may sign up by phone or in person.

For children ages 0-3 years old and their parents or caregivers.

Thu, May 5,
10:30 AM

@ Angelo M. Iacoboni Library

Spring 2016 Family Place Parent/Child Workshop series

Sign-ups have begun for the Spring 2016 Family Place Parent/Child Workshops running Thursday mornings, April 14, 21, 28, May 5 & 12, 2016  at 10:30 am. Parents/caregivers with babies and toddlers ages 3 months to 30 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, May 5,
10:30 AM

@ La Crescenta Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Workshop series for parents or caregivers with children ages 0-3 years old. Connect with resource professionals and other parents in a child-friendly environment.

Topics include positive parenting, early literacy, nutrition, movement, and speech development. 

For children ages 0-3.

Thu, May 5,
10:30 AM

@ San Gabriel Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Mother and baby in park

Spend time together, play, make friends, and talk with our community resource specialists in early literacy, speech pathology, child development, and health during this enjoyable and free five-week workshop! Each session will conclude with a story time.

Parents and caregivers are invited to fill out a survey at the end of our five week Parent Child Workshop to receive a free gift.

For babies and toddlers 0-3 years old, their parents, and caregivers.

Thu, May 5,
10:30 AM

@ West Covina Library

1-2-3, Play With Me - Parent/Child Workshop

Spend time playing with your little one and meet families from your community. Each week a local resource specialist will be featured to 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.

Thu, May 5,
11:00 AM

@ South Whittier Library

Spring Parent and Toddler Workshops

Parents are a child's first and most important teacher and children learn best through play. Attend this free 5-week program to play, learn, and bond with your child. Meet other parents and
find out about resources, businesses, and agencies in your community that can help you and your family. 
 
Registration is required and begins March 21st at the Information Desk.
 
                             For parents and/or caregivers and their children ages 1-3.


  

Fri, May 6,
11:00 AM

@ La Puente Library

Parent-Child Workshops

These five-week workshops offer parents an opportunity to play, create and learn with their children, babies up to 3 years old.  A local professional will be available each week to discuss and provide resources on different topics such as child development, health, nutrition and early literacy.  

Fri, May 6,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshops - Live Well

Are you the parent or caregiver of a child age 0 through 3 years? Then please join in this 5 week parenting series. Your child can explore, and learn through play with developmental toys geared to their age. And it's a great chance for adults to get parenting tips from a range of community resource people who attend each sessions. There will be a different expert each week. Please join in! It's fun and informative!

Friday, May 6, Live Well, Andrea Giese, Child Care Alliance Los Angeles

Friday, May 13, Get Your Child Ready to Read, Julie Broyles, Lawndale Library

Tue, May 10,
10:30 AM

@ Claremont Library

1-2-3, Play With Me ! Parent Child Workshop

Parent Child Workshops are five weekly sessions where families meet and play together.  Each week a different community resource specialist will be available for questions. 

For children 12 months to 3 1/2 years old and their parents and caregivers.

Registration is required.  Space is limited.  Please inquire at the Children's Information Desk.

Tue, May 10,
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. Sign up at the Information Desk or by phone.

Children ages 1-3 years and their parents or caregivers.

Tue, May 10,
10:30 AM

@ Temple City Library

Spring Parent-Child Workshop - Nutrition

Image from Library AwareJoin us for a morning of play and learning! As babies and toddlers play, caregivers will have an opportunity to speak with local professionals on a variety of early childhood topics.

This week, Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) will talk about early childhood nutrition. Please see staff for more details. For children ages 0-3 and their parent or adult caregiver.

Tue, May 10,
11:00 AM

@ Hawthorne Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Parents/caregivers and very young children (babies and toddlers) are invited to join in a fun hour of play and learning. A local resource specialist will be featured each week to provide useful tips and to answer questions you may have about raising your child.

Space is limited. Please visit or call the Information Desk to register.

For children ages 0 - 3, accompanied by an adult

 

Tue, May 10,
2:00 PM

@ Stevenson Ranch Library

Parent Child Workshop

Meet local child development professionals at the library! Set up like our Playtimes, the specialists will circulate the room to have brief one-on-one discussions with you.

Advanced registration required.

Parents and infants up to age 3.

Wed, May 11,
10:30 AM

@ South El Monte Library

1-2-3 Play With Me Parent-Child Workshops

As a parent, you are the first and most important teacher your child will ever have.  Join us for this 5-week workshop to learn, play, and bond with your child.  Meet other parents and find out about resources and agencies in the area that can be of help to you and your family.  Registration is required.  

Wed, May 11,
11:00 AM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Join us for our free Family Place Parent/Child Workshop, a five-week series for parents and their children. Workshops feature age-appropriate toys, books and activities. Each week a community resource specialist will be available to answer questions in his or her field of expertise. 
 

For children ages 0 - 3 and their adult caregivers. 

Wed, May 11,
11:30 AM

@ Charter Oak Library

1-2-3, Play with Me! Parent Child Workshops!

child and parent playing with finger puppetsAs a parent, you are your child's first and most important teacher.  Attend this 5-week program to play, learn, and bond with your child.  Meet other parents and find out about resources, businesses, and agencies in your community that can help you and your family. 

Registration is required.  You may sign up by phone or in person.

For children ages 0-3 years old and their parents or caregivers.

Thu, May 12,
10:30 AM

@ Angelo M. Iacoboni Library

Spring 2016 Family Place Parent/Child Workshop series

Sign-ups have begun for the Spring 2016 Family Place Parent/Child Workshops running Thursday mornings, April 14, 21, 28, May 5 & 12, 2016  at 10:30 am. Parents/caregivers with babies and toddlers ages 3 months to 30 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, May 12,
10:30 AM

@ San Gabriel Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Mother and baby in park

Spend time together, play, make friends, and talk with our community resource specialists in early literacy, speech pathology, child development, and health during this enjoyable and free five-week workshop! Each session will conclude with a story time.

Parents and caregivers are invited to fill out a survey at the end of our five week Parent Child Workshop to receive a free gift.

For babies and toddlers 0-3 years old, their parents, and caregivers.

Thu, May 12,
11:00 AM

@ South Whittier Library

Spring Parent and Toddler Workshops

Parents are a child's first and most important teacher and children learn best through play. Attend this free 5-week program to play, learn, and bond with your child. Meet other parents and
find out about resources, businesses, and agencies in your community that can help you and your family. 
 
Registration is required and begins March 21st at the Information Desk.
 
                             For parents and/or caregivers and their children ages 1-3.


  

Fri, May 13,
11:00 AM

@ La Puente Library

Parent-Child Workshops

These five-week workshops offer parents an opportunity to play, create and learn with their children, babies up to 3 years old.  A local professional will be available each week to discuss and provide resources on different topics such as child development, health, nutrition and early literacy.  

Fri, May 13,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Parent-Child Workshops - Get Your Child Ready to Read

Are you the parent or caregiver of a child age 0 through 3 years? Then please join in this 5 week parenting series. Your child can explore, and learn through play with developmental toys geared to their age. And it's a great chance for adults to get parenting tips from a range of community resource people who attend each sessions. There will be a different expert each week. Please join in! It's fun and informative!

Friday, May 13, Get Your Child Ready to Read, Julie Broyles, Lawndale Library

Tue, May 17,
10:30 AM

@ Claremont Library

1-2-3, Play With Me ! Parent Child Workshop

Parent Child Workshops are five weekly sessions where families meet and play together.  Each week a different community resource specialist will be available for questions. 

For children 12 months to 3 1/2 years old and their parents and caregivers.

Registration is required.  Space is limited.  Please inquire at the Children's Information Desk.

Tue, May 17,
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. Sign up at the Information Desk or by phone.

Children ages 1-3 years and their parents or caregivers.

Tue, May 17,
10:30 AM

@ Temple City Library

Spring Parent-Child Workshop - Communication

Image from Library AwareJoin us for a morning of play and learning! As babies and toddlers play, caregivers will have an opportunity to speak with local professionals on a variety of early childhood topics.

This week, the Lena Woo from Pacific Clinics will discuss communication from parent to child. Please see staff for more details. For children ages 0-3 and their parent or adult caregiver. 

Tue, May 17,
11:00 AM

@ Hawthorne Library

Parent-Child Workshop

Parents/caregivers and very young children (babies and toddlers) are invited to join in a fun hour of play and learning. A local resource specialist will be featured each week to provide useful tips and to answer questions you may have about raising your child.

Space is limited. Please visit or call the Information Desk to register.

For children ages 0 - 3, accompanied by an adult

 

Tue, May 17,
2:00 PM

@ Stevenson Ranch Library

Parent Child Workshop

Meet local child development professionals at the library! Set up like our Playtimes, the specialists will circulate the room to have brief one-on-one discussions with you.

Advanced registration required.

Parents and infants up to age 3.

Wed, May 18,
11:00 AM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Join us for our free Family Place Parent/Child Workshop, a five-week series for parents and their children. Workshops feature age-appropriate toys, books and activities. Each week a community resource specialist will be available to answer questions in his or her field of expertise. 
 

For children ages 0 - 3 and their adult caregivers. 

Wed, May 18,
11:30 AM

@ Charter Oak Library

1-2-3, Play with Me! Parent Child Workshops!

child and parent playing with finger puppetsAs a parent, you are your child's first and most important teacher.  Attend this 5-week program to play, learn, and bond with your child.  Meet other parents and find out about resources, businesses, and agencies in your community that can help you and your family. 

Registration is required.  You may sign up by phone or in person.

For children ages 0-3 years old and their parents or caregivers.

Thu, May 19,
10:30 AM

@ San Gabriel Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Mother and baby in park

Spend time together, play, make friends, and talk with our community resource specialists in early literacy, speech pathology, child development, and health during this enjoyable and free five-week workshop! Each session will conclude with a story time.

Parents and caregivers are invited to fill out a survey at the end of our five week Parent Child Workshop to receive a free gift.

For babies and toddlers 0-3 years old, their parents, and caregivers.

Fri, May 20,
11:00 AM

@ La Puente Library

Parent-Child Workshops

These five-week workshops offer parents an opportunity to play, create and learn with their children, babies up to 3 years old.  A local professional will be available each week to discuss and provide resources on different topics such as child development, health, nutrition and early literacy.  

Fri, May 20,
11:00 AM

@ Lawndale Library

Family Place Playdate

Join us at the Library for a special playtime for little ones (ages 0 - 3 years) and their parent or caregiver. Explore, play, and learn. It's a great way to grow little brains!

Tue, May 24,
10:30 AM

@ Temple City Library

Spring Parent-Child Workshop - Hearing and Speech

Image from Library AwareJoin us for a morning of play and learning! As babies and toddlers play, caregivers will have an opportunity to speak with local professionals on a variety of early childhood topics.

This week, Berenice Castro from the HEAR Center will discuss speech and language development in young children. Please see staff for more details. For children ages 0-3 and their parent or adult caregiver.

 

Wed, May 25,
11:00 AM

@ La Canada Flintridge Library

Parent/Child Workshop

Join us for our free Family Place Parent/Child Workshop, a five-week series for parents and their children. Workshops feature age-appropriate toys, books and activities. Each week a community resource specialist will be available to answer questions in his or her field of expertise. 
 

For children ages 0 - 3 and their adult caregivers. 

Wed, May 25,
11:30 AM

@ Charter Oak Library

1-2-3, Play with Me! Parent Child Workshops!

child and parent playing with finger puppetsAs a parent, you are your child's first and most important teacher.  Attend this 5-week program to play, learn, and bond with your child.  Meet other parents and find out about resources, businesses, and agencies in your community that can help you and your family. 

Registration is required.  You may sign up by phone or in person.

For children ages 0-3 years old and their parents or caregivers.

Thu, May 26,
10:30 AM

@ San Gabriel Library

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Mother and baby in park

Spend time together, play, make friends, and talk with our community resource specialists in early literacy, speech pathology, child development, and health during this enjoyable and free five-week workshop! Each session will conclude with a story time.

Parents and caregivers are invited to fill out a survey at the end of our five week Parent Child Workshop to receive a free gift.

For babies and toddlers 0-3 years old, their parents, and caregivers.

Fri, May 27,
11:00 AM

@ La Puente Library

Parent-Child Workshops

These five-week workshops offer parents an opportunity to play, create and learn with their children, babies up to 3 years old.  A local professional will be available each week to discuss and provide resources on different topics such as child development, health, nutrition and early literacy.  

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