Goleta Valley Library

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Goleta Valley Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

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Dyslexia Talk
2pm
 Dyslexia Talk
Sunday, Sep. 1, 2pm
Goleta Valley Library
Join us for our monthly Dyslexia Talk with Cheri Rae, founder of The Dyslexia Project.All programs at Goleta Valley Library are free and open to the public.
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Library Closed- Labor Day
 Library Closed- Labor Day
Monday, Sep. 2, Library Closed- Labo
Goleta Valley Library
The Goleta Valley Library is closed Labor Day. Regular hours and programming resume Tuesday, September 3rd. 
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Wiggly Storytime
10:15am
 Wiggly Storytime
Tuesday, Sep. 3, 10:15amWiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Preschool Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Solvang
Tuesday, Sep. 3, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Solvang Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
4:00pm
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
Tuesday, Sep. 3, 4:00pmBilingual Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Bring the whole family to enjoy bilingual stories every Tuesday afternoon! Listen to exciting stories in English and Spanish and enjoy fun songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 7 and younger.--¡Traiga toda la famila para disfrutar de cuentos bilingües cada martes por la tarde! Escuch...read more
PAWS to Read
4:00-5:00pm
 PAWS to Read
Tuesday, Sep. 3, 4:00-5:00pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
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Wiggly Storytime
10:15am
 Wiggly Storytime
Wednesday, Sep. 4, 10:15amWiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Wiggly Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
 Wiggly Storytime-Solvang
Wednesday, Sep. 4, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Wiggly Storytime-Sol
Solvang Library
Stories, songs, rhymes, and more:  be ready to spend some time being silly together with your baby, toddler or preschoolers.
Goodland Yarnworks
2-4pm
 Goodland Yarnworks
Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2-4pmGoodland Yarnworks
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in and join us every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 4 to knit items for various charities.Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
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Preschool Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Sep. 5, 10:15amPreschool Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
We offer an introduction to books and group listening for young children, between the ages of 3 and 5. Join us for children's stories, songs, rhymes, and illustrations. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Baby & Me
11:15am
 Baby & Me
Thursday, Sep. 5, 11:15amBaby & Me
Goleta Valley Library
In this relaxed, 30 minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in songs, lap bounces, a short story, bubbles, parachute play and community building. Ages 0-14 months. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Film Series: Secret Life of Pets 2
2:30pm
Film Series: Secret Life of Pets 2
Thursday, Sep. 5, 2:30pm
Goleta Valley Library
Join us for a free viewing of the film: Secret Life of Pets 2Rating: PGRun time:  1 hour  26 min.
PAWS to Read
3:00-4:30pm
 PAWS to Read
Thursday, Sep. 5, 3:00-4:30pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
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Science Fridays-LEGOS
3:30pm
 Science Fridays-LEGOS
Friday, Sep. 6, 3:30pmScience Fridays-LEGO
Goleta Valley Library
Join us most Friday afternoons to explore science concepts--from 3D printing using the library's new "NEVA," using snap circuitry, building with Legos, and more. Please register online from our calendar. All ages. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

or call 805-964-7878.
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Tech Tutoring
10am-1pm
 Tech Tutoring
Saturday, Sep. 7, 10am-1pmTech Tutoring
Goleta Valley Library
Bring your laptop, tablet or smartphone for personalized assistance. Help is available for general usage as well as how to access the library's downloadables on your specific device.  Appointments available, please call 805-964-7878.
Coding Club: 3-D Printing with Tinkercad - Buellton
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Coding Club: 3-D Printing with Tinkercad - Buellton
Saturday, Sep. 7, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Coding Club: 3-D Pri
Buellton Library
This fall, learn how a 3D printer works, and get to know Tinkercad, a free 3D modeling software. In the first session, learn to adapt an existing program to personalize and print your own keychain. Best for ages 9 and up.  Registration required, space is limited.

or call 805-688-3115.
Family Storytime
11:15am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Sep. 7, 11:15amFamily Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come listen to fun stories and move your body to rhymes. Our storyteller will engage children and adults alike in this new program offered for families of all ages.Best for ages 3-5, all family members welcome. All Goleta Library events are free and open to the public.
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Family Game Time
2-4pm
 Family Game Time
Sunday, Sep. 8, 2-4pmFamily Game Time
Goleta Valley Library
Drop-in at any time with your family or friends and enjoy playing a wide variety of board games. All ages welcome.Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
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Preschool Storytime-Buellton
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Buellton
Monday, Sep. 9, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Buellton Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Tao Calligraphy
2:30-4:30pm
 Tao Calligraphy
Monday, Sep. 9, 2:30-4:30pm
Goleta Valley Library
"Tao Calligraphy is Oneness writing that carries frequencies and vibrations that bless everyone in its presence. Through this unifying meditative practice, Tao Calligraphy can help anyone advance their spiritual deveopment and find an internal stillness and peace that enhances every aspect...read more
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Wiggly Storytime
10:15am
 Wiggly Storytime
Tuesday, Sep. 10, 10:15amWiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Preschool Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Solvang
Tuesday, Sep. 10, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Solvang Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
4:00pm
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
Tuesday, Sep. 10, 4:00pmBilingual Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Bring the whole family to enjoy bilingual stories every Tuesday afternoon! Listen to exciting stories in English and Spanish and enjoy fun songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 7 and younger.--¡Traiga toda la famila para disfrutar de cuentos bilingües cada martes por la tarde! Escuch...read more
PAWS to Read
4:00-5:00pm
 PAWS to Read
Tuesday, Sep. 10, 4:00-5:00pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
B.Y.O. (Bring Your Own) Book Club - Solvang Library at Wandering Dog
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
B.Y.O. (Bring Your Own) Book Club - Solvang Library at Wandering Dog
Tuesday, Sep. 10, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.B.Y.O. (Bring Your O
Wandering Dog Wine Bar-1539 Mission Drive, Solvang
Meet up with Solvang Library staff on the Second Tuesday of each month at the Wandering Dog Wine Bar, 1539 Mission Drive.  Share what you’ve been reading with other readers and hear about their recent favorites!   Please sign up each month so we can plan seating for all.  T...read more

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Wiggly Storytime
 Wiggly Storytime
Wednesday, Sep. 11, Wiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Wiggly Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
 Wiggly Storytime-Solvang
Wednesday, Sep. 11, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Wiggly Storytime-Sol
Solvang Library
Stories, songs, rhymes, and more:  be ready to spend some time being silly together with your baby, toddler or preschoolers.
Goodland Yarnworks
2-4pm
 Goodland Yarnworks
Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2-4pmGoodland Yarnworks
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in and join us every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 4 to knit items for various charities.Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Buellton
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Buellton
Wednesday, Sep. 11, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Tail Waggin’ T
Buellton Library
Our Tail Waggin’ Tutors help young readers practice reading skills by reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around.  Drop in for a 10-15 minute individual session with a “tutor.”  
Escape From the Library! - Solvang Library
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Escape From the Library! - Solvang Library
Wednesday, Sep. 11, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Escape From the Libr
Solvang Library
A back to school brain-twister event, based on the popular book, Escape from Mr Lemoncello’s Library!   Prizes and fun for all.  Participate in groups of 2-4; get here early to register. Best for ages 9-15,  families welcome.
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Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Solvang
Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Solvang
Thursday, Sep. 12Tail Waggin’
Solvang Library
Our Tail Waggin’ Tutors help young readers practice reading skills by reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around.  Drop in for a 10-15 minute individual session with a “tutor.”  Weekly through end of August; starting in September, this program will ru...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Sep. 12, 10:15amPreschool Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
We offer an introduction to books and group listening for young children, between the ages of 3 and 5. Join us for children's stories, songs, rhymes, and illustrations. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Baby & Me
11:15am
 Baby & Me
Thursday, Sep. 12, 11:15amBaby & Me
Goleta Valley Library
In this relaxed, 30 minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in songs, lap bounces, a short story, bubbles, parachute play and community building. Ages 0-14 months. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Film Series: Godzilla: King of the Monsters
2:30pm
Film Series: Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Thursday, Sep. 12, 2:30pmFilm Series: Godzill
Goleta Valley Library
Join us for a free viewing of the film: Godzilla: King of the MonstersRating: PG-13Run time:  2 hour 12 min."The crypto-zoological agency Monarch faces off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the...read more
PAWS to Read
3:00-4:30pm
 PAWS to Read
Thursday, Sep. 12, 3:00-4:30pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
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Fall Book Sale - Solvang Library
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fall Book Sale - Solvang Library
Saturday, Sep. 14, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Fall Book Sale - Sol
Solvang Library
You’ve waited all summer for this!  Tons of book treasures, as well as movies and music, for sale at great prices.
Family Storytime
11:15am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Sep. 14, 11:15amFamily Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come listen to fun stories and move your body to rhymes. Our storyteller will engage children and adults alike in this new program offered for families of all ages.Best for ages 3-5, all family members welcome. All Goleta Library events are free and open to the public.
Investors’ Roundtable - Solvang Library
3:00 - 4::30 p.m.
Investors’ Roundtable - Solvang Library
Saturday, Sep. 14, 3:00 - 4::30 p.m.Investors’ Rou
Solvang Library
Helping individual investors since 1995, the Investors’ Roundtable welcomes both novice and veteran investors to informal presentations and discussions.  September's theme is "A Look at 2020."   Usually on second Saturdays- check the calendar to confirm.
Film Series: The Public
3:00pm
 Film Series: The Public
Saturday, Sep. 14, 3:00pmFilm Series: The Pub
Goleta Valley Library
Join us for a free viewing of the film: The PublicRating: PG-13Run time:  2 hour 2 min.An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.All Goleta Library events are free and open ...read more
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Preschool Storytime-Buellton
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Buellton
Monday, Sep. 16, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Buellton Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Tao Calligraphy
2:30-4:30pm
 Tao Calligraphy
Monday, Sep. 16, 2:30-4:30pm
Goleta Valley Library
"Tao Calligraphy is Oneness writing that carries frequencies and vibrations that bless everyone in its presence. Through this unifying meditative practice, Tao Calligraphy can help anyone advance their spiritual deveopment and find an internal stillness and peace that enhances every aspect...read more
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Tech Tutoring
10am-1pm
 Tech Tutoring
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 10am-1pm
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in with your laptop, tablet or smartphone for personalized assistance. Help is available for general usage as well as how to access the library's downloadables on your specific device.
Wiggly Storytime with Special Guest: Kindermusik
10:15am
Wiggly Storytime with Special Guest: Kindermusik
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 10:15am
Goleta Valley Library
Kathy from Kindermusik will lead us in songs and dancing for a fun, musical and educational morning.
Preschool Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Solvang
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Solvang Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Japanese Side Sewn Journal
2-3pm
 Japanese Side Sewn Journal
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2-3pmJapanese Side Sewn J
Goleta Valley Library
Learn four different stitches for this historical Japanese bookbinding structure: Four-hole, Noble, Hemp Leaf and Tortoise Shell. Single sheets are stacked and bound to create this simple and elegant binding. These are great books to use for sketchbooks, journals, photo albums, and artist's book...read more
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
4:00pm
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 4:00pmBilingual Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Bring the whole family to enjoy bilingual stories every Tuesday afternoon! Listen to exciting stories in English and Spanish and enjoy fun songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 7 and younger.--¡Traiga toda la famila para disfrutar de cuentos bilingües cada martes por la tarde! Escuch...read more
PAWS to Read
4:00-5:00pm
 PAWS to Read
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 4:00-5:00pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
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Wiggly Storytime
10:15am
 Wiggly Storytime
Wednesday, Sep. 18, 10:15amWiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Wiggly Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
 Wiggly Storytime-Solvang
Wednesday, Sep. 18, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Wiggly Storytime-Sol
Solvang Library
Stories, songs, rhymes, and more:  be ready to spend some time being silly together with your baby, toddler or preschoolers.
Goodland Yarnworks
2-4pm
 Goodland Yarnworks
Wednesday, Sep. 18, 2-4pmGoodland Yarnworks
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in and join us every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 4 to knit items for various charities.Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Kate McCurdy: Wildlife Highlights from Sedgwick Reserve -Los Olivos Library
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Kate McCurdy: Wildlife Highlights from Sedgwick Reserve -Los Olivos Library
Wednesday, Sep. 18, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.Kate McCurdy: Wildli
Stacey Hall, 2901 Nojoqui Avenue, Los Olivos.
Don’t miss this free lecture by Kate McCurdy, Director of the UC Sedgwick Reserve in Santa Ynez, as she presents selected images and videos from the thousands that have been gathered from motion-sensing cameras for the past eight years.  Sponsored by the Santa Ynez Valley Natural History ...read more
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Preschool Storytime with Special Guest: Kindermusik
10:15am
Preschool Storytime with Special Guest: Kindermusik
Thursday, Sep. 19, 10:15am
Goleta Valley Library
Kathy from Kindermusik will lead us in songs and dancing for a fun, musical and educational morning.
Baby & Me
11:15am
 Baby & Me
Thursday, Sep. 19, 11:15amBaby & Me
Goleta Valley Library
In this relaxed, 30 minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in songs, lap bounces, a short story, bubbles, parachute play and community building. Ages 0-14 months. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Film Series: Aladdin
2:30pm
 Film Series: Aladdin
Thursday, Sep. 19, 2:30pmFilm Series: Aladdin
Goleta Valley Library
Join us for a free viewing of the film: AladdinRating: PGRun time: 2 hours 9 min."A kind-hearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true." via IMDbAll Goleta Library events are free and open to the public....read more
PAWS to Read
3:00-4:30pm
 PAWS to Read
Thursday, Sep. 19, 3:00-4:30pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
Trading Card Club: Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, & More - Solvang
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Trading Card Club: Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, & More - Solvang
Thursday, Sep. 19, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Trading Card Club: P
Solvang Library
Meet your friends to play Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, or Magic The Gathering.  Beginners  welcome.  Bring your deck, and come on time:  there are prizes for participating!  Your are responsible for your own trades!

or call 805-688-4214.
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Buellton Bookworms Book Club
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 Buellton Bookworms Book Club
Friday, Sep. 20, 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.Buellton Bookworms B
Buellton Library
Join our monthly dissions! This month we are reading Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.  Copies can be checked out from the service desk. This group meets monthly on third Fridays.
Science Fridays-SNAP CIRCUITS
3:30pm
 Science Fridays-SNAP CIRCUITS
Friday, Sep. 20, 3:30pmScience Fridays-SNAP
Goleta Valley Library
Join us most Friday afternoons to explore science concepts--from 3D printing using the library's new "NEVA," using snap circuitry, building with Legos, and more. Please register online from our calendar. Best for ages 8 and up. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

or call 805-964-7878.
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Family Storytime
11:15am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Sep. 21, 11:15amFamily Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come listen to fun stories and move your body to rhymes. Our storyteller will engage children and adults alike in this new program offered for families of all ages.Best for ages 3-5, all family members welcome. All Goleta Library events are free and open to the public.
Comic Book Giveaway
2-4pm
 Comic Book Giveaway
Saturday, Sep. 21, 2-4pm
Goleta Valley Library
Pick out a free comic book, while supplies last. All ages. 
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Preschool Storytime-Buellton
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Buellton
Monday, Sep. 23, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Buellton Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Tao Calligraphy
2:30-4:30pm
 Tao Calligraphy
Monday, Sep. 23, 2:30-4:30pm
Goleta Valley Library
"Tao Calligraphy is Oneness writing that carries frequencies and vibrations that bless everyone in its presence. Through this unifying meditative practice, Tao Calligraphy can help anyone advance their spiritual deveopment and find an internal stillness and peace that enhances every aspect...read more
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Tech Tutoring
10am-1pm
 Tech Tutoring
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 10am-1pm
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in with your laptop, tablet or smartphone for personalized assistance. Help is available for general usage as well as how to access the library's downloadables on your specific device.
Wiggly Storytime
10:15am
 Wiggly Storytime
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 10:15amWiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Preschool Storytime-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Solvang
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Solvang Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
National Voter Registration Day
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 National Voter Registration Day
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.National Voter Regis
Buellton Library
Free, non-partisan information and voter registration help at the local public libraries.
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
4:00pm
Bilingual Storytime : Cuentos Bilingües
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 4:00pmBilingual Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Bring the whole family to enjoy bilingual stories every Tuesday afternoon! Listen to exciting stories in English and Spanish and enjoy fun songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 7 and younger.--¡Traiga toda la famila para disfrutar de cuentos bilingües cada martes por la tarde! Escuch...read more
PAWS to Read
4:00-5:00pm
 PAWS to Read
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 4:00-5:00pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
Mystery Book Club
5:30pm
 Mystery Book Club
Tuesday, Sep. 24, 5:30pmMystery Book Club
Goleta Valley Library
All I Did Was Shoot My Man by Walter Moseley (2012) *Starred Review* Leonid McGill has spent a life in crime but has managed to avoid the long arm of the law. Now he works as a de facto investigator, valued because of his access to the criminal underworld and his familiarity with the police. Ye...read more
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Wiggly Storytime
10:15am
 Wiggly Storytime
Wednesday, Sep. 25, 10:15amWiggly Storytime
Goleta Valley Library
Come wiggle with us during our Toddler Storytime. Our storyteller will lead the group in short stories, songs, dancing and flannel fun. Play together with bubbles and get ready to explore! Ages 14 months to 3 years old. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Music With Miss Diane-Solvang
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 Music With Miss Diane-Solvang
Wednesday, Sep. 25, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Music With Miss Dian
Solvang Library
Music participation for you and your baby/toddler/preschooler.  Diane Byington of Solvang Conservatory shares songs, instrument play, rhythm chants and movement in a relaxed, playful setting.   Caregiver participation required. Pre-registration guarantees a spot.

or call 805-688-4214.
Goodland Yarnworks
2-4pm
 Goodland Yarnworks
Wednesday, Sep. 25, 2-4pmGoodland Yarnworks
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in and join us every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 4 to knit items for various charities.Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Tech Tutoring
3:30-6:30pm
 Tech Tutoring
Wednesday, Sep. 25, 3:30-6:30pm
Goleta Valley Library
Drop in with your laptop, tablet or smartphone for personalized assistance. Help is available for general usage as well as how to access the library's downloadables on your specific device.
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Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Solvang
Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Solvang
Thursday, Sep. 26Tail Waggin’
Solvang Library
Our Tail Waggin’ Tutors help young readers practice reading skills by reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around.  Drop in for a 10-15 minute individual session with a “tutor.”  Weekly through end of August; starting in September, this program will ru...read more
Rosh Hashanah Preschool Storytime
10:15am
Rosh Hashanah Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Sep. 26, 10:15am
Goleta Valley Library
Learn about the meaning of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah through stories and songs with special guest Shterna.
Baby & Me
11:15am
 Baby & Me
Thursday, Sep. 26, 11:15amBaby & Me
Goleta Valley Library
In this relaxed, 30 minute program, our storyteller will lead the group in songs, lap bounces, a short story, bubbles, parachute play and community building. Ages 0-14 months. Goleta Valley Library events are free and open to the public.
Film Series: Men in Black: International
2:30pm
Film Series: Men in Black: International
Thursday, Sep. 26, 2:30pmFilm Series: Men in
Goleta Valley Library
Join us for a free viewing of the film: Men in Black: InternationalRating: PG-13Run time:  1 hour  55 min."The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organi...read more
PAWS to Read
3:00-4:30pm
 PAWS to Read
Thursday, Sep. 26, 3:00-4:30pmPAWS to Read
Goleta Valley Library
Join the Channel City Kennel Club and practice your reading skills with one of their furry friends. This is a great way for reluctant readers to practice reading aloud to the kindest, least judgmental listeners around. Best for emerging readers ages 5 and up. Goleta Valley Library events are fr...read more
Teen Book Club: The False Prince
5pm
Teen Book Club: The False Prince
Thursday, Sep. 26, 5pmTeen Book Club: The
Goleta Valley Library
People ages 13-18 are invited to join our Teen Book Club! This month, we’ll reading and discussing The False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen. Our discussion will be in the library multipurpose room on September 26th at 5 pm. You can check out your copy of The False Prince through the Black Gold Coo...read more
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Saturday Movie: Toni Morrison The Pieces I Am - Solvang Library
1:00 pm
Saturday Movie: Toni Morrison The Pieces I Am - Solvang Library
Saturday, Sep. 28, 1:00 pmSaturday Movie: Toni
Solvang Library
Don't miss this just released documentary from Magnolia Pictures, on the life and work of author and Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison. Free to the public.   119 min., rated PG-13, with Toni Morrison, Angela Davis, Oprah Winfrey, Hilton Als, Walter Mosley.Note: If there is audience int...read more
Coding Club: 3-D Printing with Tinkercad - Solvang
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Coding Club: 3-D Printing with Tinkercad - Solvang
Saturday, Sep. 28, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Coding Club: 3-D Pri
Solvang Library
This fall, learn how a 3D printer works, and get to know Tinkercad, a free 3D modeling software. In the first session, learn to adapt an existing program to personalize and print your own keychain. Best for ages 9 and up.  Registration required, space is limited.

or call 805-688-4214.
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Preschool Storytime-Buellton
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime-Buellton
Monday, Sep. 30, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime-
Buellton Library
Bring your preschooler to storytime and help them get ready to read! Stay for a craft or play session afterward and make a new friend.
Tao Calligraphy
2:30-4:30pm
 Tao Calligraphy
Monday, Sep. 30, 2:30-4:30pm
Goleta Valley Library
"Tao Calligraphy is Oneness writing that carries frequencies and vibrations that bless everyone in its presence. Through this unifying meditative practice, Tao Calligraphy can help anyone advance their spiritual deveopment and find an internal stillness and peace that enhances every aspect...read more
     
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