This event is in the "Adult" group.

CA State Library Services Board Meeting

10:00am - 2:00pm
Petaluma Regional Library
Library Branch: Petaluma Regional Library
Room: Petaluma Conference Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Library & Community
Event Details:
MEETING NOTICE California Library Services Board October 5, 2022 10:00am – 2:00pm Remote meeting: This meeting will be a Zoom meeting. Local in-person attendance to hear the Zoom meeting is available at the Petaluma Regional Library Conf...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is offered in English.

This event is in the "Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Bilingual Storytime and Craft

10:15am - 11:00am
Petaluma Regional Library
Library Branch: Petaluma Regional Library
Age Group: Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5), Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: Bilingual, Spanish, Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a fun family bilingual (Spanish/English) storytime. Books, music, movement and a craft! This program will be held inside the library.    Únase a nosotros para una divertida hora de cuentos bilingüe para la familia (espa...
This event is in the "Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)" group.

Family Storytime at Ives Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Sebastopol Regional Library
Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Offsite (Sebastopol)
Age Group: Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)
Program Type: Storytime
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 we are meeting on the stage when the grass is wet. We are in the shade and recommend bringing...

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 "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Lucky Diaz - Book Reading & Sing-a-long

10:30am - 11:30am
Rohnert Park-Cotati Regional Library
Library Branch: Rohnert Park-Cotati Regional Library
Room: Rohnert Park-Cotati Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: Arts & Music, Author Events, Bilingual, Books, Literature, & Writing, Celebrations, Enrichment, Equity & Inclusion, ESL & Language Learning, Library & Community, Spanish, Storytime
Event Details:
Ring! Ring! Ring! Can you hear his call? Paletas for one! Paletas for all! What's the best way to cool off on a hot summer day? Run quick and find Paletero José! Join author and musician Lucky Diaz as he shares his book Paletero Man a...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is offered in English.

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

Patio Storytime in Guerneville

11:00am - 12:00pm
Guerneville Regional Library
Library Branch: Guerneville Regional Library
Age Group: Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us on the Guerneville Library patio for stories, songs and simple crafts. Be ready to wiggle, sing and have lots of fun! Please note: If the weather is too cold, wet or smoky, we'll be inside in the children's reading area.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Let's Talk English Conversation Class

11:00am - 12:30pm
Adult Literacy Program
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: October Let’s Talk English Conversation Classes on WEDNESDAYS 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM First Class Meets: October 5, 2022  at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this WEDNESDAY class seri...
This event is in the "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Read to a Dog/ Leer a un Perro

1:45pm - 2:45pm
Roseland Regional Library
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 "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Read to a Dog

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Petaluma Regional Library
Library Branch: Petaluma Regional Library
Room: Children's Room (Petaluma)
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 "Children (Grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Game On for Teens and Tweens

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Sonoma Valley Regional Library
Open
Required
Library Branch: Sonoma Valley Regional Library
Room: Sonoma Valley Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6), Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Game On (For Teens and Tweens) Drop in between 2:30-4pm every 1st Wednesday of the month for gaming. Board games, Magic the Gathering, and video games are available as options to choose from! Registration is recommended but not required. ...
This event is in the "Teens (Grades 7-12)" group.

Teen Craft Lounge: Mini Pumpkin Painting

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cloverdale Regional Library
Closed
Required
Library Branch: Cloverdale Regional Library
Room: Cloverdale Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Arts & Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Come paint a fun fall pumpkin with us! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Kits limited availability

Kits are available on a first come, first served basis. While supplies last. Limit one per patron.

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

Kids Can Cook Healthy Food (ages 8-12)

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Roseland Regional Library
Closed
Required
Library Branch: Roseland Regional Library
Room: Roseland Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: English, Enrichment, Health & Wellness, Library & Community
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Celebrate the Season- Making Fresh Salsa Salsa is easy to make and delicious when tomatoes are in season. Learn how to make Pico de Gallo salsa and learn about eating in season. Ceres Community Project is offering classes to the community through...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required

This program is offered in English.

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

Lucky Diaz - Book Reading & Sing-a-long

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central Santa Rosa Library
Library Branch: Central Santa Rosa Library
Room: Central Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: Arts & Music, Author Events, Bilingual, Books, Literature, & Writing, Celebrations, Enrichment, Equity & Inclusion, ESL & Language Learning, Library & Community, Spanish, Storytime
Event Details:
Ring! Ring! Ring! Can you hear his call? Paletas for one! Paletas for all! What's the best way to cool off on a hot summer day? Run quick and find Paletero José! Join author and musician Lucky Diaz as he shares his book Paletero Man a...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is offered in English.

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

Teen Knitting Club

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
Closed
Required
Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Sebastopol Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Arts & Music, Enrichment, Library & Community
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Join us as a beginner or an experienced knitter who wants to learn new techniques, make new friends, and help other students. We will support knitters in gaining the skills needed to achieve their own goals, whether that is making garments, accessori...

Disclaimer(s)

Advance Registration Required

This program is offered in English.

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

Sebastopol Library Advisory Board Special Meeting

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
Closed
Required
Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Virtual (Sebastopol)
Age Group: Adult, Teens (Grades 7-12)
Program Type: Library & Community
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50

Library Advisory Board

MEETING INFORMATION

The Library Commission adopted Resolution No. #2192, on October 12, 2022, finding a proclaimed state of emergency exists in the jurisdiction of the 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.

To access the meeting using this option, either one of the following may be utilized:

1. Via telephone: call  1 (669) 900 6833 and use the Meeting ID found in the meeting description or agenda
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 to the branch manager. Contact information available in event details below. 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:
DRAFT AGENDA Sebastopol Library Advisory Board Special Meeting October 4, 2022, 4:00 p.m. Location: Sebastopol Library 7140 Bodega Avenue, Sebastopol 95472 and Zoom Held Via Teleconference (Computer or Telephone) The Library Commission adopt...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Senior" group.

Lawyers in the Library

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Cloverdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cloverdale Regional Library
Room: Cloverdale Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult, Senior
Program Type: Equity & Inclusion, Finance & Law
Event Details:
Sonoma County Library is pleased to host "Lawyers in the Library," a program providing free legal information and referrals. Local attorneys will offer free legal information and referral. These lawyer consultations will last up to 20 minutes, and...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friends of the Rohnert Park-Cotati Library Book Sale: Members Only

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Rohnert Park-Cotati Regional Library
Library Branch: Rohnert Park-Cotati Regional Library
Room: Rohnert Park-Cotati Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Sales & Fundraising
Event Details:
Fall 2022 Book Sale - Members Only Day! Purchase a membership at the door for $5. Non-fiction and Fiction -- Mysteries and Sci-Fi -- Children's Book - Book Sets -- DVD's -- CD's – Books on CD Please limit donations to 1-2 bags the week prior...
This event is in the "Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)" group.

Storytime in the Reading Garden

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Central Santa Rosa Library
Library Branch: Central Santa Rosa Library
Room: Reading Garden (Central)
Age Group: Baby - Preschool (Ages 0-5)
Program Type: Bilingual, Storytime
Event Details:
Welcome to outdoor Storytime at Central Santa Rosa Library! Please bring your coziest outdoor blanket to sit on and enter the library's front door to access the Reading Garden. In the event of rain or bad air quality, Storytime will move indoors. ...
This event is in the "Children (Grades K-6)" group.

Lucky Diaz - Book Reading & Sing-a-long

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cloverdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cloverdale Regional Library
Room: Cloverdale Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Grades K-6)
Program Type: Arts & Music, Author Events, Bilingual, Books, Literature, & Writing, Celebrations, Enrichment, Equity & Inclusion, ESL & Language Learning, Library & Community, Spanish, Storytime
Event Details:
Ring! Ring! Ring! Can you hear his call? Paletas for one! Paletas for all! What's the best way to cool off on a hot summer day? Run quick and find Paletero José! Join author and musician Lucky Diaz as he shares his book Paletero Man a...

Disclaimer(s)

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.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Sewing in Community

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
Library Branch: Sebastopol Regional Library
Room: Sebastopol Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens (Grades 7-12), Senior, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Music, Enrichment, Environment & Sustainability, Library & Community
Event Details:
Join us each Wednesday from 6-7:30 to sew in community.  The first Wednesday of each month a sewing instructor will lead us in learning how to complete a small project. If you can't make it the first Wednesday of the month, no worries, we w...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

RESCHEDULED! Knits N Knots: Spooky Creations

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Healdsburg Regional Library
Library Branch: Healdsburg Regional Library
Room: Healdsburg Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Music
Event Details:
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR WEDNESAY, OCTOBER 19, 2022 AT 6PM.  Please sign up here:  https://events.sonomalibrary.org/event/knits-n-knots-spooky-creations   Learn how to make spooky creations such as crochet eyeb...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is offered in English.

English with Spanish Translation

This event is in English with a Spanish interpreter.