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Woodcrest

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Community room
Mon, Jan 22, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Jan 22, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Jan 22, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Wed, Jan 24, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Jan 24, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Jan 25, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Jan 26, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Sat, Jan 27, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Bring your Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh cards and learn how to play games and trade. Prizes and refreshments provided.

Community room
Mon, Jan 29, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Jan 29, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Jan 29, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Wed, Jan 31, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Jan 31, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Feb 01, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Feb 02, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Mon, Feb 05, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Feb 05, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Feb 05, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Community room
Mon, Feb 05, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Pick up this month's selection and read to be ready for a lively discussion, refreshments and fun.

Wed, Feb 07, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Feb 07, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Feb 08, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Feb 09, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Sat, Feb 10, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Bring your Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh cards and learn how to play games and trade. Prizes and refreshments provided.

Community room
Mon, Feb 12, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Feb 12, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Feb 12, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Wed, Feb 14, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Feb 14, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Feb 15, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Feb 16, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Mon, Feb 19, 10:00AM - 7:00PM


Wed, Feb 21, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Feb 21, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Feb 22, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Feb 23, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Sat, Feb 24, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Bring your Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh cards and learn how to play games and trade. Prizes and refreshments provided.

Community room
Mon, Feb 26, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Feb 26, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Feb 26, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Wed, Feb 28, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Feb 28, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Mar 01, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Mar 02, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Mon, Mar 05, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Mar 05, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Mar 05, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Community room
Mon, Mar 05, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Pick up this month's selection and read to be ready for a lively discussion, refreshments and fun.

Wed, Mar 07, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Mar 07, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Mar 08, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Mar 09, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Sat, Mar 10, 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Bring your Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh cards and learn how to play games and trade. Prizes and refreshments provided.

Community room
Mon, Mar 12, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Mar 12, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Mar 12, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Wed, Mar 14, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Mar 14, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Mar 15, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

Fri, Mar 16, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Mon, Mar 19, 3:30AM - 4:30PM
Members of the King High School Women in Engineering Club will be available to help students in elementary and middle school with their science and math homework each Monday afternoon.

Mon, Mar 19, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Children's story room
Mon, Mar 19, 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Children will have the chance to read to one of two service dogs, Pepper or Latte.  These dogs love to be read to and it's the perfect  opportunity for children to practice reading out loud. Great for reluctant readers 

Wed, Mar 21, 9:00AM - 10:00AM
The Fit After 50 exercise program emphasizes improving strength, balance and mobility; using stretching, resistance training and core exercises.  This program is appropriate for all fitness levels.

Community room
Wed, Mar 21, 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Woodcrest Library has two Virtual Reality Systems for you to try. Oculus Riff, and the new VIVE.  Each system allows you to experience amazing VR situations.  You can fight off a barbarian hoard, visit the Hawaiian Islands and much more.  These experiences are available for anyone 13 or older, and I encourage parents to come in and see what the future looks like for their children.   


Community room
Thu, Mar 22, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Children ages 0-6 enjoy stories, finger plays, music, flannel board stories and an age appropriate craft. 

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February 2, 2018 through
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March 5, 2018 through
June 1, 2018

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Today's hours

Closed

Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 7:00PM

Mon, Jan 15 Closed
(All libraries are closed in observance of Martin Luther King Day)
Tue, Jan 16 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jan 17 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jan 18 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Fri, Jan 19 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jan 20 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Sun, Jan 21 Closed

Branch manager
Connie Rynning
Address
16625 Krameria
Riverside
California 92504
Tel: (951) 789-7324
Fax: (951) 789-2812

The Woodcrest Library began as a stop on the Riverside County Bookmobile schedule in 1999. The bookmobile stopped in front of the Stater Bros. Market located in the Woodcrest Plaza shopping center.    By 2001 it was decided that the Woodcrest area needed a library building of its own.  Space was leased in the same shopping center and two suites were combined to make an 1,800 square foot area to house the new library.  The library opened October 21, 2001.  This store front had all of the necessary requirements.  It had public computers, a children’s area, tables for studying, magazines and comfortable chairs to read them in.  The library was an instant success.

By 2006 we had outgrown the store front location.  The county built a beautiful 10,080 square foot LEEDS Certified building to house the new Woodcrest Community Library. The Grand Opening was held on November 10, 2007.  This new building had many improvements. The library has a large children’s area, featuring computers, tables and chairs to scale, a cozy nook for reading and it has its own rock.  There are two study rooms located next to the dedicated Teen area, and many more tables and chairs for studying throughout the library. We also have many comfortable chairs for reading and lounging.  The library building and surrounding grounds have wireless access so that patrons can use their own laptops in the library and the collection is tagged with Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) circulation allowing self-checkout. 

The Woodcrest Library has the prestige of being the first County Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEEDS) certified building.  Some of the features of a Leeds Certified building include overhangs eliminating solar heat and glare in the library, a daylight diffusion control skylight, a storm water-permeable parking lot composed of decomposed granite, task specific lighting, low VOC (volatile organic compounds) emitting materials, water-conserving plumbing fixtures, day lighting at Children’s Reading Area and Forest Stewardship Council Certified Wood for tables, chairs and paneling.   Along with making the library a sustainable site these features provide the library with water efficiency and good environmental quality.  The surrounding grounds include shaded and light colored paving to reduce heat near the library and a water-wise garden.  


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