We're getting ready for our 2014 book discussion groups. Check out these titles we'll be reading next year!
Signups start this Tuesday, October 1 for health insurance plans under the new health care law.
Check our Health & Medical information page to find out more and sign up through Covered California or the new expanded Medi-Cal program.
California residents, do not sign up for "Obamacare" at the national Healthcare.gov site — use Covered California instead. Follow the link below for more details about the options for California residents and non-residents:
More info, phone numbers, and links
Are you in middle school or high school? Come to the library afternoons and weekends for cartooning workshops – copper etching – board games – haunted house building – or just to chill out at a teen lounge.
List of September-December teen events
An electric power outage in Santa Rosa caused library systems to shut down for several hours today:
The library web site
The library catalog
Telecirc automated phone renewals and notifications
All these services should now be back to normal.
Now with Discover & Go you can use your Sonoma County Library card to get free or discounted passes to museums and more.
Current venues offering passes include the Aquarium of the Bay, the Asian Art Museum, Bay Area Discovery Museum, California Academy of Sciences, Charles M. Schulz Museum, Oakland Zoo, and Sonoma County Museum. More are being added all the time!
Just log in with your library card number and PIN, then choose your passes.
About Discover & Go
Meet the author at the library in August!
Come and hear Patricia Driscoll, Michael Hingson, Connie Clark, or Michele Anna Jordan. At various libraries in the county.
August author events in our calendar
The annual Summer Art Lecture Series returns to Petaluma Library. Featuring speakers from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, each lecture illuminates the art and artists presented in current and upcoming exhibitions at the De Young Museum and the Legion of Honor.
Free and open to all – presented by the Friends of the Petaluma Library
UPDATE 7/18: Thank you to everyone who attended the kickoff meeting of
Los Amigos de la Biblioteca
"… good energy, good turnout, lots of ideas, and lots of work to do." Stay tuned for news of the next steps of Los Amigos.
10 am to 12 noon on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at the Central Library in Santa Rosa
Amigos de la Biblioteca is a non-profit “Friends of the Library” group committed to fostering communication between the Sonoma County Library and the County’s Latino population, and to supporting library services to the Latino community through fundraising efforts.
Please RSVP to Becky Goodsell, Reservations Secretary:
firstname.lastname@example.org by July 10, 2013
Bilingual flyer to print out
We now have more e-books for kids to read and watch online!
You can choose from BookFLIX or TumbleBooks.
Our latest addition, TumbleBooks are talking books that read themselves aloud. Includes titles for preschool up to grade 5; books in French and books in Spanish; and read-alongs for older readers.
Summer Reading 2013 kicks off Tuesday, June 4!
Sign up at your local regional library, then come to special events over the summer.
Free books and great prizes!