Come show your love for our planet Earth by making crafts out of recycled materials at Rincon Valley's teen lounge on Thursday, April 18 from 3:15 to 4:30.
Celebrate Earth Day!
Earth Day was first celebrated on April 22, 1970 for "New Energy for a New Era". (Chase's Calendar of Events, 2011).
To help celebrate Earth Day try one of these green acts today:
Did you know that the origins of Women's History Month actually began in Sonoma County?
In the 1970s, although groups like the National Organization of Women (NOW)and ERAmerica were fighting to have the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) ratified as the 27th Amendment to the Constitution, the topic of women's history was completely unknown in both the public consciousness and in school curricula.
"Pride in Our Heritage, Honor Our Ancestors" is the theme for the 2010 Native American Heritage month. There are lots of great books about Native Americans in the library -- what better to remember their contributions than to check one out?
September 26, 10:00-3:00 the County-Wide Dog Training Club, Inc will host an AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day complete with activities and testing of your dog for certification as a Canine Good Citizen. You can also talk to experienced breeders and get care tips for your dog. The even will be held at Montgomery Village.
There are many reasons to celebrate the dog days of August (the start of school?!?) but if you don't have a good reason, check out what others are celebrating this month!
Audio Book Appreciation Month
If you never tried listening to an audio book this is the month to start! There are some excellent teen audio books out there. Stay tuned for a list of our favorites! You can even check out Sonoma County Library's downloaded audio books!
Did you know that more than 3 billion hot dogs per year are consumed in the U.S.? Click on our link for more fun facts and recipes. And, don't forget those hot dogs for your 4th of July celebration!
National "Doghouse Repairs" Month
Time to fix those leaky roofs in your doghouse in preparation for winter. There are plenty of websites to help you with this project. It will give you something to do on these L-O-N-G summer days!
This is the 2nd Annual International Surf Music Month. This event is sponsored by the North East Surf Music Alliance.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month