The date has been set for Sonoma Valley Library to open in its new temporary location at Burlingame Hall. The temporary location will open Tuesday, August 23. Update 8/12/2011: The temporary location will open on a date to be announced.
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Service at the Sonoma Valley Regional Library will be moved to a temporary location for several months while the library building is remodeled.
Library closes: 6 p.m. Saturday, July 16
Library reopens in temporary location: Date to be announced, mid- to late August
Information about the temporary location during remodeling
Address: 252 West Spain Street, Sonoma, CA 95476
Last hold request delivery at Sonoma Valley Library: July 5. Items can still be requested for delivery to Sonoma Valley Library. Any item sent after July 5 will be available for pickup at the temporary location when it opens.
Items checked out by July 16: Not due until the temporary location opens.
Item returns after July 16:
Return drop box will be available after July 16 at the temporary location. Return box will be available at the Napa Street location until July 29 and will move to the temporary location starting July 30.
Thanks to a special statewide program this year, the Library has received free access to BookFLIX from Scholastic. With BookFLIX, kids can read a book right on the computer by flipping the pages on the screen. Each book is paired with a storybook video to watch.
Hours at most libraries are changing effective July 31, 2011:
- All libraries will be closed Monday.
- Regional libraries will have evening hours one day a week and morning hours five days a week.
- Most libraries will close at 4 on Saturday.
Summer reading is not just for kids! If you’re going into the 7th – 12th grade, there’s a summer reading program just for you. Register for Teen Read 2011, read books, and win prizes!
New this year, the Library introduces the Rubber Ducky Club, our new baby summer reading program. Designed for parents and their babies aged birth to 35 months, this is a great way to get into the habit of reading with baby.
Baby Summer Reading too! New this year, we have a special reading club just for parents and their babies from birth to 35 months.
Correction 6/1/2011: signups start Wednesday, June 1. That’s today! We hope to see you!
Considering college? Teens and their parents are invited to join us for workshops on admissions and financial aid. Test practice and review will also be available.
This series is offered in partnership with the Princeton Review. All sessions are free.
The Road to College series includes:
- Getting into college – the admissions process and choosing a school
- Paying for college – scholarships and financial aid
- SAT and ACT practice test – a full four-hour combined exam, plus review of exam results
Students can sign up in advance for the practice test through the Princeton Review website.
- Dine with Local Authors
- Support Your Library
Join Bay Area authors for an evening of fine wine, food and conversation to benefit the Sonoma County Library system and the Sonoma County Book Festival.
Saturday, April 23
For more information and to purchase tickets:
Visit the Sonoma County Public Library Foundation website