Calendar of Upcoming Library Events

September 2014

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20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE!
September 2, 2014 (All day)
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
20/20 Book Challenge at Rincon Valley Library 20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE! at Rincon Valley Library now through December, 2014 Open to all adult readers ages 18 and older Read 20 books in honor of Rincon Valley Library's 20th anniversary! MORE INFO
Rincon Valley Library
 
Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)
September 3, 2014 - 11:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Nurture in your preschooler a love of books, listening skills, and interaction with others!
Preschool Storytime lasts 30 minutes and includes longer stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and songs followed by playtime.
For children ages 3-5, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Castles & Crowns Chess Club
September 3, 2014 - 3:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Learn the art of chess from instructor Eric Njenga.  Open to players ages 10-18 years.  

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Beginning Internet
September 4, 2014 - 10:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
Beginning Internet instruction the first Thursday of every month for adults and teens. Space is limited to 4 people. Please sign up in advance by asking at the Reference Desk or calling us at 537-0162. Prerequisite: General knowledge of using computers with a mouse.
Rincon Valley Library
10:00am to 11:00am
 
Read to a Dog
September 4, 2014 - 3:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Come read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children. 

This program is brought to you each week thanks to our  partnership with 4Paws Learning.

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Babytime (0-17 months)
September 5, 2014 - 10:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with bouncing rhymes, songs, fingerplays and simple books! Babytime lasts 20 minutes followed by playtime. Babytime is free and no registration required.  For children ages 0-17 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
10:00am
 
Toddler Time (18-35 months)
September 5, 2014 - 11:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and simple stories for your active toddler! Toddler Time lasts 20-30 minutes followed by playtime. Toddler Time is free and no registration required. For children ages 18-35 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Master Gardeners Series
September 6, 2014 - 10:30am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

"Honey Bees for All 4 Seasons" presented by Master Gardener Cheryl Veretto.

Rincon Valley Library
10:30am to 12:30pm
 
Read to a Dog
September 6, 2014 - 1:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
read to a dogCome read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children.
Rincon Valley Library
1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
Sing-Along with Tim Cain (all ages)
September 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

In honor of Rincon Valley's 20th Anniversary
Sing and dance with children's musician Tim Cain at a sing-along concert filled with warmth, good humor, and spontaneity. Lots of laughter and a rollicking good time! Free! All ages welcome!

Rincon Valley Library
2:00pm
 
 
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20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE!
September 9, 2014 (All day)
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
20/20 Book Challenge at Rincon Valley Library 20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE! at Rincon Valley Library now through December, 2014 Open to all adult readers ages 18 and older Read 20 books in honor of Rincon Valley Library's 20th anniversary! MORE INFO
Rincon Valley Library
 
Special Birthday Storytime (ages 0-5)
September 10, 2014 - 11:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Special birthday storytime and cupcake social in honor of Rincon Valley Library's 20th Birthday!

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Book Discussion Group
September 10, 2014 - 1:30pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
book coverBeautiful Ruins by Jess Walter.
Rincon Valley Library
1:30pm
 
Castles & Crowns Chess Club
September 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Learn the art of chess from instructor Eric Njenga.  Open to players ages 10-18 years.  

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Book Discussion Group
September 10, 2014 - 6:30pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
book coverBeautiful Ruins by Jess Walter.
Rincon Valley Library
6:30pm
 
Read to a Dog
September 11, 2014 - 3:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Come read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children. 

This program is brought to you each week thanks to our  partnership with 4Paws Learning.

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Babytime (0-17 months)
September 12, 2014 - 10:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with bouncing rhymes, songs, fingerplays and simple books! Babytime lasts 20 minutes followed by playtime. Babytime is free and no registration required.  For children ages 0-17 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
10:00am
 
Toddler Time (18-35 months)
September 12, 2014 - 11:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and simple stories for your active toddler! Toddler Time lasts 20-30 minutes followed by playtime. Toddler Time is free and no registration required. For children ages 18-35 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
LEGO Club (for ages 5 and up)
LEGO bricks
September 13, 2014 - 11:00am
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Join other Lego fans at the Rincon Valley Library and build your own unique creations. We will provide the Lego bricks, along with a different theme each month.  This month's theme is build a LEGO Library!

For more information, please call 537-0162 x6.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Read to a Dog
September 13, 2014 - 1:00pm
Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
read to a dogCome read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children.
Rincon Valley Library
1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
 
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20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE!
September 16, 2014 (All day)
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
20/20 Book Challenge at Rincon Valley Library 20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE! at Rincon Valley Library now through December, 2014 Open to all adult readers ages 18 and older Read 20 books in honor of Rincon Valley Library's 20th anniversary! MORE INFO
Rincon Valley Library
 
Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)
September 17, 2014 - 11:00am
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Nurture in your preschooler a love of books, listening skills, and interaction with others!
Preschool Storytime lasts 30 minutes and includes longer stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and songs followed by playtime.
For children ages 3-5, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Castles & Crowns Chess Club
September 17, 2014 - 3:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Learn the art of chess from instructor Eric Njenga.  Open to players ages 10-18 years.  

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Santa Rosa Library Advisory Board Meeting
September 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
The Santa Rosa Library Advisory Board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November at 7 p.m. at either the Rincon Valley Library or the Central Santa Rosa Library. September's meeting will be held at the Central Santa Rosa Library, 211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.
Rincon Valley Library
7:00pm
 
Read to a Dog
September 18, 2014 - 3:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Come read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children. 

This program is brought to you each week thanks to our  partnership with 4Paws Learning.

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Babytime (0-17 months)
September 19, 2014 - 10:00am
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with bouncing rhymes, songs, fingerplays and simple books! Babytime lasts 20 minutes followed by playtime. Babytime is free and no registration required.  For children ages 0-17 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
10:00am
 
Toddler Time (18-35 months)
September 19, 2014 - 11:00am
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and simple stories for your active toddler! Toddler Time lasts 20-30 minutes followed by playtime. Toddler Time is free and no registration required. For children ages 18-35 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Read to a Dog
September 20, 2014 - 1:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
read to a dogCome read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children.
Rincon Valley Library
1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
 
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20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE!
September 23, 2014 (All day)
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
20/20 Book Challenge at Rincon Valley Library 20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE! at Rincon Valley Library now through December, 2014 Open to all adult readers ages 18 and older Read 20 books in honor of Rincon Valley Library's 20th anniversary! MORE INFO
Rincon Valley Library
 
Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)
September 24, 2014 - 11:00am
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Nurture in your preschooler a love of books, listening skills, and interaction with others!
Preschool Storytime lasts 30 minutes and includes longer stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and songs followed by playtime.
For children ages 3-5, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Castles & Crowns Chess Club
September 24, 2014 - 3:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Learn the art of chess from instructor Eric Njenga.  Open to players ages 10-18 years.  

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Read to a Dog
September 25, 2014 - 3:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Come read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children. 

This program is brought to you each week thanks to our  partnership with 4Paws Learning.

Rincon Valley Library
3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Sharpie Tie-Dye T-shirts (ages 12-18)
September 25, 2014 - 3:30pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

In celebration of Rincon Valley's 20th Anniversary, join us for a special teen program of Sharpie Tie-Dye T-shirts!  Create a one-of-a-kind fashion statement with a "Sharpie Pen" Tie-Dye tee shirt.  We provide the supplies, you provide your creativity!  Free!  For ages 12-18.

Rincon Valley Library
3:30pm
 
Babytime (0-17 months)
September 26, 2014 - 10:00am
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with bouncing rhymes, songs, fingerplays and simple books! Babytime lasts 20 minutes followed by playtime. Babytime is free and no registration required.  For children ages 0-17 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
10:00am
 
Toddler Time (18-35 months)
September 26, 2014 - 11:00am
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and simple stories for your active toddler! Toddler Time lasts 20-30 minutes followed by playtime. Toddler Time is free and no registration required. For children ages 18-35 months, with a caregiver.

Rincon Valley Library
11:00am
 
Read to a Dog
September 27, 2014 - 1:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
read to a dogCome read to one of our reading team dogs. They are here in the children's area every Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and every Saturday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. These special dogs love to hear stories read to them by children.
Rincon Valley Library
1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
Flying Leap Improv Theatre Ensemble
Theatre masks comedy and tragedy
September 27, 2014 - 2:00pm
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

Experience the fun and surprises of LIVE THEATRE or "improv without a net" all created on the spot by audience demand.  Guaranteed to tickle your mind and touch your heart.  

Sponsored by Friends of the Santa Rosa Libraries.  

Rincon Valley Library
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
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20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE!
September 30, 2014 (All day)
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Event Address:
6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
20/20 Book Challenge at Rincon Valley Library 20/20 BOOK CHALLENGE! at Rincon Valley Library now through December, 2014 Open to all adult readers ages 18 and older Read 20 books in honor of Rincon Valley Library's 20th anniversary! MORE INFO
Rincon Valley Library