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Count Me In for a Harwood Community Conversation

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Sacramento Public Library
We're coming out into the community with one question — what do you want for Sacramento?

Between now and the end of December, we're hosting 80 discussions across the Sacramento region to learn what your aspirations and concerns are for our future. 

 
Sign up for a scheduled community conversation or email Deputy Director Kathy Middleton via the email below to set up a discussion with your community. 
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Creating a Healthy Kitchen: Renaissance Society Mini-Seminar

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Arden-Dimick Library
Arden-Dimick Meeting Room

Skip the food fads and foolishness by getting the facts on healthy eating. American's highest ranking diseases are directly related to our food and life style choices. Get the facts to become a smarter shopper with healthy habits to improve your general health including sleeping better.



                                               


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Baby Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Parents and caretakers participating in baby storytime with very young children
Southgate Community Library
Southgate Meeting Room

Bond with your baby through songs, rhymes, movement, stories, and more. Meet other adults with babies and stay for play time featuring age-appropriate toys. Designed for ages birth to 18 months.


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English (ESL) Class for Adults

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Arcade Library
Arcade Meeting Room
Join us on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings for English as a Second Language classes, presented by the San Juan Unified School District. Students will develop their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing while learning about American culture. Parents with children are welcome! Activities for children will be provided during class, including a storytime on Wednesdays led by a librarian. Students may begin attending anytime. The classes are FREE, but registration with SJUSD is encouraged. The instructor will give you information about registration at your first class.
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The Food of the Chinese Railroad Builders: Renaissance Society Mini Seminar

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Carmichael Library
Carmichael Meeting Room
Come learn about the culinary findings of the early Chinese pioneers who built the Transcontinental Railroad and the birth of the present day Chinese American culture.  Chef David Soo Hoo was born in San Francisco to Cantonese immigrants who owned Chinese-American restaurants in Sacramento.
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Book Club

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arcade Library
Arcade Meeting Room
Staff moderated discussion of selected book title; collection of that month's book and distribution of the next month's title.
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Teen Space

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Small group of teens playing video games
Belle Cooledge Library
Belle Cooledge Community Room
Join other area teens in our community room for our after school drop-in Teen Space! Hang out, geek out and mess around games, crafts, and friends! Teen Space occurs weekdays from 2:30 - 4:30 PM (except Thursdays 1:30 - 4:30 PM) and is open to teens and tweens 12 - 18 years old.
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After School Meals at the Library

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sylvan Oaks Library
Sylvan Oaks Meeting Room
Meals at the Library provides healthy, free meals to kids when school is out. By satisfying hunger we put the focus back on reading and learning. Bring the kids for a meal and spend time at the library. Every Monday and Wednesday from 4-5pm. Ages 18 and younger. 
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Homework Zone

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Southgate Community Library

K-8 students are invited to visit the library Mondays and Wednesdays 4-6 pm for help with homework. Helpful volunteer Homework Zone coaches are here to provide encouragement and basic assistance.

No registration required.

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Tech Help

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Rancho Cordova Library
Stop by the Rancho Cordova Library for drop-in tech help on computers, digital devices, and/or smartphones. Library staff will assist patrons with their questions.
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Congressional Office Hours

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fair Oaks Library
Staff from California’s 7th Congressional District will be at the Fair Oaks Library on behalf of Congressman Ami Bera. During their quarterly Constituent Services Office Hours, they will help constituents resolve problems and provide information about federal agencies, such as the Social Security Administration, the Internal Revenue Service, and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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English Conversation Group

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Carmichael Library
Carmichael Meeting Room
This program offers English language learners the opportunity to practice their conversational English in a relaxed, fun way. Meet people, make new friends, share experiences, and more. Beginners and all levels are welcome! No registration is required. 
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Family Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Ella K. McClatchy Library
MCC Large Community Room
Please join us starting at 10:00 a.m. for books, songs, stories, and fun.  Miss Lindsay and her guitar always make this storytime a fun event.  Everyone is welcome to stay for our STEAM stay and play activity of the day.  Recommended for ages 0-5.
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Family Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parents and caretakers participating in family storytime with their children
Colonial Heights Library
Colonial Heights Community Room

Talk, sing, read, write, and play with us! Children ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join Mrs. Chacha for 30 minutes of fun songs, rhymes, stories, and fingerplays, all designed to build early literacy skills. Families are encouraged to stay after for 30 minutes of play. Siblings are welcome to attend.

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Knitting Club

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Knitting needles and knitted project
Belle Cooledge Library
Belle Cooledge Community Room
Enjoy a relaxing morning of knitting with fellow yarn enthusiasts. Anyone interested in knitting and crocheting (even beginners), are welcome to join in. This is not an instructional class, but assistance is available. Bring your own supplies and a project to work on.
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Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parents and caretakers participating in family storytime with their children
Franklin Community Library
Talk, Sing, Read, Write, and Play with us! Preschoolers ages 3 - 5 years and their caregivers are invited to join Mr. Ricardo for 30 minutes of fun songs, rhymes, stories, and fingerplays, all designed to build early literacy skills. A play-time with age-appropriate, educational toys follows this program. This is a free program hosted by the Franklin Community Library.
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Toddler Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Fair Oaks Library
Fair Oaks Meeting Room
Please join us for a special storytime for toddlers (about 18-36 months old) and their caregivers filled with songs, action rhymes, books, and movement. Stay afterward for a toddler play time.

This program is supported by the Friends of the Sacramento Public Library.
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Stay and Play

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Community Room
Join us for an unstructured social time for babies and toddlers (ages 0 and up!--older siblings are welcome as long as everyone can play nicely together), and their caretakers. Developmental toys and board books will be available. These informal play sessions will be immediately followed by a storytime for babies and toddlers (ages 0-3 years) and their caretakers/families. This program is supported by the Pocket-Greenhaven Friends of the Library.
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Baby Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
North Highlands-Antelope Library
North Highlands-Antelope Meeting Room
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Toddler Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
South Natomas Library
South Natomas Meeting Room
Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to join us for fun songs, rhymes, stories, and movement activities, all designed to build early literacy skills. This program is aimed at children who are walking to age 3.
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Toddler Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Arcade Library
Arcade Meeting Room
Join us for fun songs, stories, and rhymes, all designed to build early literacy skills. Stay afterward to play or do an art project. While the program is geared toward toddlers, older and younger children are also welcome!
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Baby/Toddler Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Parents and caretakers participating in family storytime with their children
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Community Room
Ms. Kati will be here to present stories and rhymes for babies, toddlers and their caretakers.
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Registration is open

Job Coach

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Southgate Community Library
Get free help with a professional job coach from Sacramento Works. Each appointment is one hour and you can receive help looking for jobs, writing a resume, and preparing for interviews.
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Toddler Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
North Highlands-Antelope Library
North Highlands-Antelope Meeting Room
Toddlers (ages 18 months to 3 years), accompanied by their parents or caregivers, are invited to this free storytime. This series features stories, songs, and other fun, age-appropriate activities.
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Baby Play

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Colonial Heights Library
Colonial Heights Community Room
Experience social and emotional learning, play and literacy. Designed for ages 0-18 months.






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