All Ears Reading® Gusto

All Ears Reading® Gusto

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 · 3:00 PM
Located at Children's Room

Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Gusto, a sweet Lab from ARF’s Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.

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Build & Program your own Arduino Smart Car!

Build & Program your own Arduino Smart Car!

Thursday, June 28, 2018 · 10:15 AM
Located at Technology Lab

A Lafayette Library & Learning Center full STEAM AHEAD Workshop: Learn to build and program a working Arduino Rover. (Your Own Smart Car)

This is a four day class (Monday-Thursday) that meets in the library’s Tech Lab from 10:30am to 12:30pm.  
Attendance to all four classes is required. Parents must sign a waiver / release before student can participate.
  A personal laptop is highly recommended. 

Participants should have some basic experience with computer programming and electronics. 

*Students will purchase all the parts needed ($50 Fee) to build and program their rover and will be able to take them home at the completion of class.

* A limited number of scholarships are available for students in need of financial support.

To inquire about scholarships, please contact Vickie Sciacca: 925-385-2280

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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday, June 28, 2018 · 1:00 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Thursday from 1:00pm-1:30pm in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your questions, device and necessary passwords with you.

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Mother Goose Storytime

Mother Goose Storytime

Thursday, June 28, 2018 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for simple stories, songs, and rhymes just right for wiggly book worms! All ages and abilities are welcome.

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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday, June 28, 2018 · 1:30 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Thursday from 1:30pm-2:00pm in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your questions, device and necessary passwords with you.

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Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Thursday, June 28, 2018 · 10:45 AM
Located at Homework Center

Stay and Play between our storytimes with blocks, puzzles, and toys! For babies through preschoolers.

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Mother Goose Storytime

Mother Goose Storytime

Thursday, June 28, 2018 · 11:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for stories, songs, and dance just right for wiggly book worms! All ages and abilities are welcome.

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Miss Margaret’s “Wildlife Storytime” at Lindsay Wildlife Experience

Miss Margaret’s “Wildlife Storytime” at Lindsay Wildlife Experience

Saturday, June 30, 2018 · 11:00 AM
Located at Lindsay Wildlife Experience, 1931 First Ave, Walnut Creek

Discover & Go presents “Wildlife Storytimes” by Miss
Margaret on Saturday, June 30th, at 
Lindsay Wildlife Experience during Lord Richard’s birthday
celebration. (Lord Richard is Lindsay’s 44 year old turkey vulture.) There will
be crafts and activities for kids, and birthday cake at 1:00 p.m.! For free
passes, log in to Discover & Go at:
ccclib.discoverandgo.net.

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Friends Corner Book Shop Half Off Sale

Friends Corner Book Shop Half Off Sale

Saturday, June 30, 2018 · 9:00 AM

We’re kickin’ off the Summer with a Friends Corner Book Shop 50% off sale, Saturday June 30th from 9am to 5pm.

Book sales directly benefit library programs and extended open hours (nights and weekends).

The Friends Corner Book Shop is located on First Street and Golden Gateway in Lafayette, CA 94549.

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Postcards from Everywhere

Postcards from Everywhere

Monday, July 2, 2018 · 12:00 AM

Are you visiting a different city, state, or country over Summer Break? Send us a postcard from anywhere in the world and help us celebrate our Summer Reading theme: Reading Takes You Everywhere! We will display the postcards in the library and have a prize waiting for you at the information desk.
Bon Voyage!
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Pre-School Storytime Yoga – Ages 3-6

Pre-School Storytime Yoga – Ages 3-6

Monday, July 2, 2018 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

For ages 3 to 6 please. Build your body, build your brain through stories that integrate yoga, reading and fun! This special story time is presented by Arezu Moshirian, kids yoga instructor and speech-language pathologist of Zulu’s Hulu’s Kids & Family Yoga.

Registration Required – Space is limited.

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Group Meditation

Group Meditation

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 · 12:00 PM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for an exciting and unique opportunity to learn meditation at the library! Using the timeless practice of Primordial Sound Meditation, certified meditation instructor Mojgan Kaviany, will lead this group meditation session.

Practiced for thousands of years, meditation is a tool for rediscovering the body’s own inner intelligence. Primordial Sound Meditation uses individually selected sounds of nature called mantras to disconnect us from the activity of life.

This is a free event for adults 18+. No experience, special equipment, or registration needed. Just bring yourself! Everyone is welcome.

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