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Temecula Public Library

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BRANCH EVENTS

Mon, Nov 18, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Grades 7-12.Do you want to learn basic self-defense techniques? Join us as John Gabriele of West Coast Krav Maga teaches some of the tools for defending yourself.*No advance registration. Space is limited.**Carpooling is encouraged. Program dates & times are subject to change

Mon, Nov 25, 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Limit 12 participants.Grades 7-12.End this year's teen book club with the cute, romantic novel To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han. Copies of the novel will be available at the circulation desk prior to the event.*Advance registration begins at the receptionist desk four weeks prior to event. Ask for current month's book at the circulation desk.**Space is limited. Carpooling is encouraged. Program dates & times are subject to change.

Mon, Dec 09, 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Limit 30 participants.Grades 7-12.Paint your own holiday ornament provided by Painted Earth! You Will be able to pick up your completed ornament the following Tuesday.*Advance registration begins at the receptionist desk two weeks prior to event.**Space is limited. Carpooling is encouraged. Program dates & times are subject to change.

Mon, Dec 16, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Grades 4-8 (adults welcome)Join New York Times Bestselling author Da Chen as he reads from his new young adult book Girl Under a Red Moon. The book describes the deeply moving and intense account of his older sister and their childhood growing up together during the tumultuous Chinese Cultural Revolution. At it's heart, it is the story of a young girl's resolve in the midst of turmoil. Author signing will take place at the end of the program. *No advance registration. Space is limited.**Carpooling is encouraged. Program dates & times are subject to change.

Wed, Dec 18, 3:30PM - 4:15PM
Wear your ugly sweater for a holiday craft and treat. Ages 3-12. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. Children need to have registered in order to participate in program. Registration takes place on Wednesday, December 11th at 3:30 P.M. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Mon, Jan 06, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Hup two three four, keep it up two three four! Tonight we will all have fun reading all about penguins! Get ready to dance and learn about what makes this parade of penguins special! All ages. *Space is limited. We encourage carpooling. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. Programs subject to change.

Mon, Jan 06, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Promote early Spanish learning by immersion in Spanish and English stories and songs. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Mon, Jan 06, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Tinker, experiment, explore at our hands-on MakerLab. Ages 5-12. Registration takes place on January 6th at 6:00 p.m. at the library! Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Tue, Jan 07, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Babies will enjoy simple stories, songs, parachute, playtime and signs. Ages Birth- 23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, Jan 07, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Babies will enjoy simple stories, songs, parachute, playtime and signs. Ages Birth- 23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, Jan 07, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Ages 9-12. Registration takes place on January 7th at 7:00 p.m. at the library! Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Wed, Jan 08, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build reading readiness with stories, songs & activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, Jan 08, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build reading readiness with sstories, songs & activites for independent preschoolers. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Wed, Jan 08, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build reading readiness with stories, songs & activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Thu, Jan 09, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Expand a growing vocabulary with engaging stories, rhymes, music, and play. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Thu, Jan 09, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Expand a growing vocabulary with engaging stories, rhymes, music, and play. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Thu, Jan 09, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Engaging books, social stories, music, & sensory play for all ages & abilities. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change. 

Mon, Jan 13, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Promote early Spanish learning by immersion in Spanish and English stories and songs. All ages. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates &times subject to change. Available name tags issued on a first-come basis 15 minutes prior.

Mon, Jan 13, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Register to be part of our Construction Crew. Build S.T.E.A.M. skills with brick building challenges. Ages 6-12. Registration takes place on January 13th at 6:00 p.m. at the library! Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Mon, Jan 13, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Tinker, experiment, explore at our hands-on MakerLab. Ages 5-12. Registration takes place on January 6th at 6:00 p.m. at the library! Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Tue, Jan 14, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Babies will enjoy simple stories, songs, parachute, playtime and signs. Ages Birth- 23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, Jan 14, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Babies will enjoy simple stories, songs, parachute, playtime and signs. Ages Birth- 23 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior to storytime. Sponsored by Friends of the Temecula Libraries.

Tue, Jan 14, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Sharpen your writing skills in our creative writing club for kids. Ages 9-12. Registration takes place on January 7th at 7:00 p.m. at the library! Children must be registered in order to participate. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Wed, Jan 15, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Build reading readiness with stories, songs & activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, Jan 15, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Build reading readiness with stories, songs & activities for independent preschoolers. Ages 3-5. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Wed, Jan 15, 3:30PM - 4:15PM
Learn the basic skills of balloon sculpturing in this hands-on program. All ages. Sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Libraries. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. We encourage carpooling. Program dates & times subject to change.

Thu, Jan 16, 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Expand a growing vocabulary with engaging stories, rhymes, music, and play. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Thu, Jan 16, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Expand a growing vocabulary with engaging stories, rhymes, music, and play. Ages 24-35 months. *Space is limited. Please arrive early to best ensure seating. Nametags issued 15 minutes prior. We encourage carpooling. Programs subject to change.

Library Renovations

Woodcrest Library
Closed beginning
August 7, 2019 til
Spring 2020

Library Holiday Closure

Veterans Day 
November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving Day
All Libraries Close at 5:00pm
on November 27, 2019
November 28 & 29, 2019

Christmas Day
December 25, 2019

New Years Day
January 1, 2020

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Tue, Nov 19 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Branch manager
Rosie Vanderhaak
Address
30600 Pauba Road
Temecula
California 92592
Tel: (951) 693-8900
Fax: (951) 693-8997

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Health Reference Center
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