This event is in the "Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)" group.

Preschool Storytime at Ives Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Sebastopol Regional Library
Closed
Required
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Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Offsite (Sebastopol)
Age Group: Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
Event Details:
Join your local librarian in singing, reading, and playing together to build early literacy skills and a joy of reading.  This event is outdoors, and will cancel for rain.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Weather and Air Quality

Weather and Air Quality may result in postponement.

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)" group.

Stay and Play

10:30am - 11:30am
Rincon Valley Regional Library
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Library Branch: Rincon Valley Regional Library
Room: Rincon Valley Meeting Room
Age Group: Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)
Program Type: Enrichment, Library & Community
Event Details:
Come to “Stay and Play” Explore our toys, puzzles, building blocks and more! Playing helps children use their imaginations to create stories and develop important narrative skills. Wednesdays/miércoles 10:30 A.M. – 11: 30 A.M. Free! Doors to...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Let’s Talk English Conversation Class

11:00am - 12:30pm
Adult Literacy Program
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Library Branch: Adult Literacy Program
Room: Virtual (Adult Literacy)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Adult Literacy, English, ESL & Language Learning, Virtual
Event Details:
Please REGISTER NOW for: May’s Let’s Talk English Conversation Classes on WEDNESDAYS 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   First Class Meets: May 4, 2022  at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)   Register in advance for this WEDNES...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Senior" group.
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Library Branch: Rincon Valley Regional Library
Room: Rincon Valley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult, Senior
Program Type: Books, Literature, & Writing, Enrichment
Event Details:
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris Book Club:Join us to discuss this book IN PERSON at the Rincon Valley Library. Pick up a copy of this month's selection at the Reference Desk while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Children (Grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Tween Computer Lounge

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Cloverdale Regional Library
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Library Branch: Cloverdale Regional Library
Room: Cloverdale Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6), Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Games & Gaming

Disclaimer(s)

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Read to a Dog

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Roseland Regional Library
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Library Branch: Roseland Regional Library
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: Enrichment
Event Details:
Read to a Dog Come and read out loud to the dogs of PALS (Paws as Loving Support). These well-trained dogs love to listen to stories in English and Spanish.  Children build confidence in their reading skills by reading aloud in a safe spac...
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Teen Anime Club

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Sonoma Valley Regional Library
Closed
Required
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Library Branch: Sonoma Valley Regional Library
Room: Sonoma Valley Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Documentaries & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Teen Anime Club Come join other Anime fans every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 2:30-4pm! Come meet other Teens who enjoy watching Anime and discussing Manga. Teens will also help the group decide what Anime titles to watch. Eat snacks, ta...
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Petaluma Teen Advisory Council

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Petaluma Regional Library
Open
Required
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Library Branch: Petaluma Regional Library
Room: Virtual (Petaluma)
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Library & Community, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36
Event Details:
Are you a teen in Petaluma, California?  Do you want to be more involved in your community?  Want to be involved in Lumacon planning?  Planning of library programs?  Join Petaluma's Teen Advisory Council!  We will have meetin...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required - Virtual

Advance registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. 
Questions? Or if you need special accommodations, please let us know. Email: events@sonomalibrary.org or call your local library!

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Tween Writing Club: Where Does Your Story Take Place?

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Events
Closed
Required
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Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: Books, Literature, & Writing, English, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
In this virtual series children's author Natasha Yim will lead young writers, ages 9-12, in monthly meetings to develop their own stories. Through writing exercises and mini-lessons students will learn the basic elements of story struc...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required - Virtual

Advance registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. 
Questions? Or if you need special accommodations, please let us know. Email: events@sonomalibrary.org or call your local library!

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Girls Who Code- Virtual

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
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Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Virtual (Sebastopol)
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: English, Enrichment, STEAM & Maker, Technology & Computers
Event Details:
Extended coding club for 7th-12th-grade students, to use computer science to impact their community and to build skills to help close the gender gap in technology. Space is limited to 10 participants, and participants are expected to attend all sessi...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required - Virtual

Advance registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. 
Questions? Or if you need special accommodations, please let us know. Email: events@sonomalibrary.org or call your local library!

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Senior" group.

Library Advisory Board Special Meeting

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
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Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Virtual (Sebastopol)
Age Group: Adult, Teens (Grades 7-12), Senior
Program Type: Library & Community

Library Advisory Board

PROTOCOL: Held Via Teleconference (Computer or Telephone)
The Library Commission adopted Resolution No. 2199 on February 1, 2023, finding a proclaimed state of emergency exists in the jurisdiction of the Sonoma County Library related to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, that conditions of that emergency pose a threat to meeting attendees' health and safety, and Health Officer of the County of Sonoma, Dr. Sundari R. Mase, MD MPH, recommended measures to promote social distancing such that library legislative body meetings may be held via teleconference pursuant to Government Code Section 54953(e) so long as the library (1) posts notice and agendas as otherwise provided by the Brown Act and applicable law, (2) allows members of the public to access the meeting via call-in line or internet-based service line, (3) provides details on the agenda on how to access the meeting and give public comment, (4) provides an opportunity to comment pursuant to Government Code Section 54954.3 and allows a reasonable amount of time during public comment for a person to register, login, and comment, and (5) monitors the call-in line and/or internet-based service line to ensure no disruption hinders access or ability to comment, if there is, take no action until public access is restored. The library is not required to provide a location to attend in-person. The library is complying with these requirements and taking all reasonable steps to ensure that any member of the public may attend, participate, and watch the library's legislative bodies conduct their business.
Any person may access and comment during the meeting by doing the following:

PUBLIC ACCESS
All members of the public who wish to observe or participate in this Library Advisory Board Meeting can do so via Zoom using the Meeting ID Number.
To access the meeting using this option, either one of the following may be utilized:

1. Via telephone: call 1-669-900-683 and use the Meeting ID; or
2. Via internet: utilize the link https://zoom.us/join and use the Meeting ID (please input name and email address when requested)

PUBLIC COMMENT
Public comment may be submitted in writing prior to the meeting or orally during the meeting.

  • Orally, Live – Oral comments may be given via Zoom. You will be prompted when it is time for public comment, at which time those who are interested in making a public comment will be given the opportunity.
    • When the Chair of the Library Advisory Board calls for public comments for the agenda item you wish to comment on, please raise your hand and wait for the Chair to acknowledge you.
    • Please take all precautions, like muting your microphone, to minimize meeting interruption. Public comments are limited to three minutes apiece.  Failure to comply with this and other instructions may result in removal from the meeting without the ability to rejoin.
  • Electronic Writing – Written comments may be submitted via email. Written comments will be read aloud by the clerk and added to the record. Put the Agenda item Number, if known, in the subject line of the email. Email comments must be received at least 20 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Virtual Teen Anime Club (ages 13-18)

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Events
Closed
Required
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Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Come join other Anime fans on Zoom every Wednesday at 4:30 pm! Come meet other Teens who enjoy watching Anime and discussing Manga. Teens will also help the group decide what Anime titles to watch. Anime in this club will be shown as subbed. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required - Virtual

Advance registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. 
Questions? Or if you need special accommodations, please let us know. Email: events@sonomalibrary.org or call your local library!

This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Code it Up: Next Level Coding - Virtual

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
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Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Virtual (Sebastopol)
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: English, Enrichment, STEAM & Maker, Technology & Computers
Event Details:
Promoting coding for teens in demographics that are underrepresented in the tech industry. Space is limited to 10 participants, and participants are expected to attend all sessions. Currently offered at the Sebastopol Library. Please contact Rosal...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required - Virtual

Advance registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. 
Questions? Or if you need special accommodations, please let us know. Email: events@sonomalibrary.org or call your local library!

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Senior" group.

Queer Book Club - On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Events
Closed
Required
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Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult, Senior
Program Type: Books, Literature, & Writing, English, LGBTQIA+, Library & Community, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42
Event Details:
Join librarians virtually to discuss books centering on LGBTQ+ voices. Meetings are on the second Wednesday of the month (January-December) from 6-7 pm. For more information please visit: https://sonomalibrary.org/queerbookclub Physical...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required - Virtual

Advance registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. 
Questions? Or if you need special accommodations, please let us know. Email: events@sonomalibrary.org or call your local library!

Print Copies for Virtual book clubs

Print copies are available while supplies last. Email events@sonomalibrary.org to have a copy sent to your local library for pickup. Leave your name, phone number, and requested library location in the message. Print books available upon request until 1 week before the program.

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Canon Book Group: Why Read Moby-Dick?

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Healdsburg Regional Library
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Library Branch: Healdsburg Regional Library
Room: Healdsburg Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books, Literature, & Writing
Event Details:
Join the Joe Mesics' Literary Canon book group in May to jointly discuss the classic "Moby Dick" along with Nathaniel Philbrick's "Why Read Moby-Dick?"  To request print copies of either book please reach out to Megan Jones at mjones@son...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Guerneville Regional Library Advisory Board

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Guerneville Regional Library
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Library Branch: Guerneville Regional Library
Room: Guerneville Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library & Community

Library Advisory Board

PROTOCOL: Held Via Teleconference (Computer or Telephone)
The Library Commission adopted Resolution No. 2199 on February 1, 2023, finding a proclaimed state of emergency exists in the jurisdiction of the Sonoma County Library related to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, that conditions of that emergency pose a threat to meeting attendees' health and safety, and Health Officer of the County of Sonoma, Dr. Sundari R. Mase, MD MPH, recommended measures to promote social distancing such that library legislative body meetings may be held via teleconference pursuant to Government Code Section 54953(e) so long as the library (1) posts notice and agendas as otherwise provided by the Brown Act and applicable law, (2) allows members of the public to access the meeting via call-in line or internet-based service line, (3) provides details on the agenda on how to access the meeting and give public comment, (4) provides an opportunity to comment pursuant to Government Code Section 54954.3 and allows a reasonable amount of time during public comment for a person to register, login, and comment, and (5) monitors the call-in line and/or internet-based service line to ensure no disruption hinders access or ability to comment, if there is, take no action until public access is restored. The library is not required to provide a location to attend in-person. The library is complying with these requirements and taking all reasonable steps to ensure that any member of the public may attend, participate, and watch the library's legislative bodies conduct their business.
Any person may access and comment during the meeting by doing the following:

PUBLIC ACCESS
All members of the public who wish to observe or participate in this Library Advisory Board Meeting can do so via Zoom using the Meeting ID Number.
To access the meeting using this option, either one of the following may be utilized:

1. Via telephone: call 1-669-900-683 and use the Meeting ID; or
2. Via internet: utilize the link https://zoom.us/join and use the Meeting ID (please input name and email address when requested)

PUBLIC COMMENT
Public comment may be submitted in writing prior to the meeting or orally during the meeting.

  • Orally, Live – Oral comments may be given via Zoom. You will be prompted when it is time for public comment, at which time those who are interested in making a public comment will be given the opportunity.
    • When the Chair of the Library Advisory Board calls for public comments for the agenda item you wish to comment on, please raise your hand and wait for the Chair to acknowledge you.
    • Please take all precautions, like muting your microphone, to minimize meeting interruption. Public comments are limited to three minutes apiece.  Failure to comply with this and other instructions may result in removal from the meeting without the ability to rejoin.
  • Electronic Writing – Written comments may be submitted via email. Written comments will be read aloud by the clerk and added to the record. Put the Agenda item Number, if known, in the subject line of the email. Email comments must be received at least 20 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
Event Details:
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