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BRANCH EVENTS

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children to a special time of stories, songs, and activities!ツ In this fun interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for preschool while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.Traiga a sus hijos m疽 pequeテアos a una hora de cuentos llena de historias, canciones y actividades!ツ En este programa interactivo usted prepararテ。 a su hijo social y educativamente para el preescolar mientras fortalece la relaciテウn entre usted, el cuidador y sus pequeテアos.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Coding Camp at the Mead Valley Library.ツ Program machines to carry out countless tasks or create the next hit game, the possibilities are endless!ツ Learn up to four programming languages and join a growing community of future engineers and scientists.ツ Ages 10+ツツツツLa Biblioteca de Woodcrest estarテ。 organizando Campamento de Codificaciテウn: Programa mテ。quinas para hacer innumerables tareas o crear el prテウximo juego exitoso.ツ ツ。Las posibilidades son infinitas!ツ Aprenda hasta cuatro lenguajes de programaciテウn y テコnase a una creciente comunidad de futuros ingenieros y cientテュficos.ツ Edades 10+

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Monday Movie Matinee in our community room.ツ Movies will be rated PG or G.ツ Free popcorn will be provided!ツ Call for movie titles.ツ

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Adult English Classes.ツ English as a second language.ツ Intermediate conversation and writing.ツNo Pre-Registration Required.Clases de inglテゥs para adultos. Inglテゥs como segundo idioma. Conversaciテウn y escritura intermedia.ツNo se requiere preinscripciテウn.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Learn intermediate computer skills such as Microsoft Word, email, social media, and more. ツNo registration required.ツ Ages 18+ツツVen a aprender conceptos intermedios de computaciテウn para adultos.ツ Estaremos aprendiendo Microsoft Word, correo electrテウnico, redes sociales y mテ。s.ツ No es necesario registrarse. ツEdaded 18+

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Preschool Playtime in our story room.ツ Young children have the chance to interact with other children their own age in a safe and comfortable environment.ツ There will be toys, puzzles, puppets, blocks and sensory toys. This is a good chance for children and their caregivers to make friends and interact with each other.ツツ La Biblioteca de Woodcrest estarテ。 organizando el tiempo de juego preescolar en en nuestra sala de cuentos. ツLos niテアos pequeテアos tienen la oportunidad de interactuar con otros niテアos de su misma edad en un ambiente seguro y cテウmodo.ツ Habrテ。 juguetes, rompecabezas, tテュteres, bloques y juguetes sensoriales.ツ Esta es una buena oportunidad para que los niテアos y sus cuidadores hagan amigos e interactテコen entre sテュ.

Wed, Jul 24, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
It's Showtime at Your Library this summer!ツ Join us for Showtime Story & Art, check out new books and exercise your creativity!ツ This program is held every Wednesday at 1:30pm for ages 5-12.ツ There is a new showtime theme and craft every week.ツ

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Join us for an afternoon of gaming that includes our collection of board games, Wii, and Virtual Reality Oculus Rift.ツ Ages 13+ for VR, 7+ for other games.Dテュa de Juego: Acompaテアa nos para una tarde de juegos que incluye nuestra colecciテウn de juegos de mesa, Wii, y realidad virtual Oculus Rift.ツ Edades 13+ para Realidad Virtual, 7+ para los otros juegos.

Thu, Jul 25, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Let's duel!ツTriumph over friends and foes playing your favorite luck and strategy based card game.ツParticipants are invited to test their skill and have a chance toツwinツprizes.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Do you have the wizardツknow-how needed to navigate throughツour Hogwarts inspired escape room? Find clues, solve riddles and piece together your exit with up to 5 of your wizard or muggle friends. Should you have questions or wish to sign up, contact a staff memberツat our circulation desk or call the library atツ(951) 943-4727. At least one person in your group must be 13+ should any younger participantsツwish to play. Two members' minimum in your party are required to participate. Squibs welcome.ツツソTienes los conocimientos de necesarios para navegar a travテゥs de nuestra sala de escape inspirada por Hogwarts? Encuentra pistas, resuelve adivinanzas y reconstruye tu salida con hasta 5 de tus amigos magos o muggles. Si tiene alguna pregunta o desea inscribirse, comunテュquese con un miembro del personal en nuestro mostrador de circulaciテウn o llame a la biblioteca al (951) 943-4727. Al menos una persona en su grupo debe ser mayor de 13 aテアos si participantes mテ。s jテウvenes desean jugar. Un mテュnimo de dos miembros son requeridos en tu grupo para participar. Squibs bienvenidos.

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Prize Wheel Bingo in the Mead Valley Library Community Room.ツ Win, and spin the wheel for an assortment of prizes. Children 2-12 are eligible to play, with help if needed.ツ There will be pizza, on the prize wheel.La biblioteca Woodcrest estarテ。 organizandoツ el bingo de la rueda de premios en la sala comunitaria de la biblioteca de Mead Valley.ツ Gane y gire la rueda para obtener una variedad de premios.ツ Los niテアos de 2 a 12 aテアos son elegibles para jugar, con ayuda si es necesario.ツ Habrテ。 pizza, en la rueda de premios.

Fri, Jul 26, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Science you can eat? Yes, please! ツCome learn and create edible science projects for kids this summer. ツProjects to be expected are edible soil layers and solar s'mores oven among others.ツ Ages 7+ツツCiencia Comestible: ツソCiencia que se puede comer?ツ ツ。Sテュ por favor!ツ Ven a aprender y crear proyectos de ciencia comestibles para niテアos este verano.ツ Los proyectos que se esperan son capas de suelo comestible y hornos solares, entre otros.ツ Edades 7+

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Saturday Trading Card Meet Up at the Mead Valley Library this summer.ツ Come have fun and make new friends!ツ Free lessons and tips for beginners.ツ Experienced players can enter for a chance to win prizes.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Join us for Saturday Cinema in our community room.ツ Free popcorn will be provided or bring your own snack!ツ Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.ツ Call for movie titles.Acompテ。テアanos para cine del sテ。bado en nuestra sala de comunidad.ツ ツ。Se proporcionarテ。n palomitas gratis o traiga su propia merienda!ツ Los niテアos menores de 13 aテアos deben estar acompaテアados por un adulto.ツ Llame para tテュtulos de pelテュculas.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Este programa es para las edades 2-5. Estaremos utilizandoツcanciones y juegos de culturas latinas, para unaツinmersiテウn?ツcultural.?Escucharan cuentos en espaテアol.ツツ。Todos estan bienvenidos!This program is for ages 2-5.ツThere will be stories,ツcrafts,ツsongs,ツand gamesツfrom Latin cultures, for aツculturalツimmersion experience. Everything will be in Spanish, so comeツand disfruta (enjoy) our specialツstoryツtime.ツEveryone is welcome!?

Sun, Jul 28, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Coding Camp at the Mead Valley Library.ツ Program machines to carry out countless tasks or create the next hit game, the possibilities are endless!ツ Learn up to four programming languages and join a growing community of future engineers and scientists.ツ Ages 10+ツツツツLa Biblioteca de Woodcrest estarテ。 organizando Campamento de Codificaciテウn: Programa mテ。quinas para hacer innumerables tareas o crear el prテウximo juego exitoso.ツ ツ。Las posibilidades son infinitas!ツ Aprenda hasta cuatro lenguajes de programaciテウn y テコnase a una creciente comunidad de futuros ingenieros y cientテュficos.ツ Edades 10+

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30AM - 11:00AM
Bring your youngest children to a special time of stories, songs, and activities!ツ In this fun interactive half-hour you'll prepare your child socially and educationally for preschool while strengthening the bond between you, the caregiver, and your little ones.Traiga a sus hijos mテ。s pequeテアos a una hora de cuentos llena de historias, canciones y actividades!ツ En este programa interactivo usted prepararテ。 a su hijo social y educativamente para el preescolar mientras fortalece la relaciテウn entre usted, el cuidador y sus pequeテアos.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Monday Movie Matinee in our community room.ツ Movies will be rated PG or G.ツ Free popcorn will be provided!ツ Call for movie titles.ツ

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Learn intermediate computer skills such as Microsoft Word, email, social media, and more. ツNo registration required.ツ Ages 18+ツツVen a aprender conceptos intermedios de computaciテウn para adultos.ツ Estaremos aprendiendo Microsoft Word, correo electrテウnico, redes sociales y mテ。s.ツ No es necesario registrarse. ツEdaded 18+

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Woodcrest Library will be hosting Preschool Playtime in our story room.ツ Young children have the chance to interact with other children their own age in a safe and comfortable environment.ツ There will be toys, puzzles, puppets, blocks and sensory toys. This is a good chance for children and their caregivers to make friends and interact with each other.ツツ La Biblioteca de Woodcrest estarテ。 organizando el tiempo de juego preescolar en en nuestra sala de cuentos. ツLos niテアos pequeテアos tienen la oportunidad de interactuar con otros niテアos de su misma edad en un ambiente seguro y cテウmodo.ツ Habrテ。 juguetes, rompecabezas, tテュteres, bloques y juguetes sensoriales.ツ Esta es una buena oportunidad para que los niテアos y sus cuidadores hagan amigos e interactテコen entre sテュ.

Wed, Jul 31, 1:30PM - 4:30PM
Join us from 1:30-4:30pm for a celebration of Harry Potter's birthday at our Summer Reading Program Finale.ツ We'll have crafts, treats, and games!ツ You'll also be able to pick up one last ticket for our grand prizes.ツ Costumes encouraged, muggles welcome! Ages 4-12.Acompテ。テアanos de 1:30 a 4:30pm para una celebraciテウn del cumpleaテアos de Harry Potter en nuestra Final del Programa de Lectura de Verano.ツ ツ。Tendremos manualidades, bocadillos y juegos! Tambiテゥn podrテ。s recoger un テコltimo boleto para nuestros grandes premios.ツ ツ。Esperamos verte en tu disfraz, muggles son bienvenidos! Edades 4-12.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Let's duel!ツTriumph over friends and foes playing your favorite luck and strategy based card game.ツParticipants are invited to test their skill and have a chance toツwinツprizes.

Sun, Aug 04, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Tue, Aug 06, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Learn intermediate computer skills such as Microsoft Word, email, social media, and more. ツNo registration required.ツ Ages 18+ツツVen a aprender conceptos intermedios de computaciテウn para adultos.ツ Estaremos aprendiendo Microsoft Word, correo electrテウnico, redes sociales y mテ。s.ツ No es necesario registrarse. ツEdaded 18+

Thu, Aug 08, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Let's duel!ツTriumph over friends and foes playing your favorite luck and strategy based card game.ツParticipants are invited to test their skill and have a chance toツwinツprizes.

Sun, Aug 11, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Thu, Aug 15, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Let's duel!ツTriumph over friends and foes playing your favorite luck and strategy based card game.ツParticipants are invited to test their skill and have a chance toツwinツprizes.

Sun, Aug 18, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Thu, Aug 22, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Let's duel!ツTriumph over friends and foes playing your favorite luck and strategy based card game.ツParticipants are invited to test their skill and have a chance toツwinツprizes.

Sun, Aug 25, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Thu, Aug 29, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Let's duel!ツTriumph over friends and foes playing your favorite luck and strategy based card game.ツParticipants are invited to test their skill and have a chance toツwinツprizes.

Sat, Aug 31, 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Este programa es para las edades 2-5. Estaremos utilizandoツcanciones y juegos de culturas latinas, para unaツinmersiテウn?ツcultural.?Escucharan cuentos en espaテアol.ツツ。Todos estan bienvenidos!This program is for ages 2-5.ツThere will be stories,ツcrafts,ツsongs,ツand gamesツfrom Latin cultures, for aツculturalツimmersion experience. Everything will be in Spanish, so comeツand disfruta (enjoy) our specialツstoryツtime.ツEveryone is welcome!?

Sun, Sep 01, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Sun, Sep 08, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Sun, Sep 15, All day
The Mead Valley Library is closed on Sundays.

Library Holiday Closure

Labor Day
September 2, 2019

All Staff Day
September 13, 2019

Columbus Day
October 14, 2019

Veterans Day
November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving Day
November 28 & 29, 2019

Christmas Day
December 25, 2019

New Years Day
January 1, 2020

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Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Mon, Jul 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 Closed

Branch manager
Karen Snider
Address
21580 Oakwood Street
Mead Valley
California 92570
Tel: (951) 943-4727
Fax: (951) 943-4064

The Mead Valley Library is a beautiful new 24,000-square-foot facility serving the diverse area of Mead Valley near Cajalco Roadツwest of the 215 freeway and north of Perris. The Library was dedicated by Riverside County Supervisor Bob Buster in a ceremony on October 27, 2012 attended by over 2,300 persons.

The Mead Valley library features large meeting rooms, a spacious youth section, a story room, young adult room complete with diner booths, over 40 computers for the public, and a state-of-the-art check-out system with an automated return sorting system.


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