Free Comic Book Day!


Get your FREE Comic Book this Saturday at one of these participating stores:

Outer Planes Comics and Games
526 7th Street
Santa Rosa, CA  95401

Comics for the Win
1435 Santa Rosa Ave, Suite C 5
Santa Rosa, CA  95404

Comic Book Box
189 Southwest Blvd
Rohnert Park, CA  95492

Schulz Museum- Peanuts Comic Book Only
2301 Hardies Lane
Santa Rosa, CA  95403

Pumpkin Carving Contest at Sebastopol!

The Sebastopol branch hosted their first pumpkin carving contest for teens!  20 teens participated and 12 pumpkins were carved.  The public will get a chance to vote on their favorite pumpkin all next week.  If you would like to vote add a comment with your favorite pumpkin and your vote will be included in the tally.  Check out the other pumpkin carving contests at the Healdsburg branch on Tuesday, October 25th @ 3:30 and at the Rincon Valley branch on Wednesday, October 26th @ 3:30.

1. YouTube

2. Steve Jobs

3. Harry Potter

4. Charlie 3rd place

5. Kitty-Cat

6. Teddy

7. Flaming Skull

8.  Felicity  2nd place

9.  that Patty Tatt and the Funny Face

10.  Boo

11.  Isaac  1st place

12.  Emerging

Picture It @ Rincon Valley Library

Next week is Teen Read Week 2011!  The Rincon Valley Library is celebrating by hosting a "Books Into Movies" Festival October 19th through October 21st!   

Come watch a movie at 3:30 next Wednesday, Thursday & Friday at the Rincon Valley Library!

Rincon Valley are showing movies based on these books:

Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare

Fantastic Mr. Fox by Dahl

City of Ember by DuPrau

Popcorn will be served!  This is a FREE event!  For more information please contact the reference desk at 537-0162 ext. 5.

*Movies are subject to change*

October Teen Events!

Copper Etching Jewelry Workshop

               Wednesday, October 19th @ 3:30 pm
                    Northwest Branch
                    Limited Space, Call the Reference Desk for your spot!


Pumpkin Carving Contest 

               Thursday, October 20th @ 3:30
                     Central Branch
                     Rohnert Park Branch
                     Sebastopol Branch

                     Tuesday, October 25th @ 3:30
                      Healdsburg Branch

               Wednesday, Octboer 26th @ 3:30
                      Rincon Valley Branch

Contestants will have one hour to carve pumpkins.  Library patrons will vote for their favorite pumpkin.  Prizes awarded to the top three pumpkins. 

We supply the pumpkins…you supply the creativity! 

All of these programs are free for teens!

Photos from Rincon Valley!

The Rincon Valley teens are having a good time this summer at the library.  Here are photos from some of the events this summer.

Teen Craft Surprise:  Make an African Mask:


Bleach Effect T-shirts:


There are two more events at the Rincon Valley Library this summer:

Beading Bonanza on Monday, July 11th @ 3 pm
Call 537-0162 ext. 5 for your space

Make Smoothies & Play the wii on Monday, July 18th @ 3 pm