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(818) 343-1983


Meeting at the Encino-Tarzana Library
** Sponsored or co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library (FOL)

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES - Click the flyer icons to enlarge
English Conversation Classes with Kolkers or Melissa - Practice speaking English in a small group. Learn vocabulary & improve your pronunciation. No registration required. Just stop by! FREE!  
Call to check time/date: (818) 343-1983
Most Mondays 10:00-12:00;   Thursdays 1:00 - 2:30;   and Fridays 1:30 - 3:30
Student Zone  - Laptop computers reserved for the exclusive use of students. Also, homework help, supplies and free printing. Sign in with Roxanne @ Teen area.
Monday - Thursday, 3:00 - 6:00 Through June 10
Story Telling And Reading  * STAR *  - Volunteers read to children
Monday - Friday, 3:00 - 5:00
Computer Comfort Class - Learn how to get online, use Google & MS Word, save & attach files, and more.
Some Tuesdays, 12:00 - 1:00
Literacy Walk-in Tutoring
Tuesdays, 6:00 - 8:00
Summer Reading Clubs - June 10 - August 10
Kids: Tuesdays at 4PM;   Teens: TBA;   Adults: Varies
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**Yoga for Well Being - Relax. Stretch. Breathe. Bring a yoga mat.
Most Wednesdays, 11:30 - 12:30  (Call to check date: (818) 343-1983)
Story time - Children and families are invited to an hour of stories and creativity.
Wednesdays, 10:00 - 11:00
LA Family Housing -
most Wednesdays, 1:00 - More Information
Thursday MoviesWeekly Movie - Titles will be available at the library.
Thursdays, 3:00 - More information

May, 2019
  
Library is closed on Sundays
and Monday, May 27 - Memorial Day
Event Day Date Time
Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday 21 12:00 - 6:00
Last Saturday of the Month Poetry - Open mic poetry. All are invited to participate. Read a classic poem or your own composition. Each reader will have six minutes. Begin signing up at 1:30pm. Saturday 25 2:00
Teen Council - Join us for free comic books (graphic novels) and making your own comic magnet or comic necklace! We’ll also work on our children’s book labeling project and discuss a Teens Leading Change grant option: community health education - Flyer Saturday 25 12:00
Teen Council

June, 2019
  
Library is closed on Sundays
Event Day Date Time
FlyerJewish Musicians in World War II Japan - In this lecture/concert, pianist Dr. Makiko Hirata will tell the story of how, despite its alliance with Germany, Japan accepted Jewish immigrants throughout World War II. Many of them were well-established musicians, some world-famous, and they left great legacies among the first post-war international Japanese musicians.   - Flyer Saturday 1 2:00
flyer**Friends of Library    B - I - G     USED BOOK SALE
Friday & Saturday         June 7 - 8, 2019            9:30 - 5:00
Thousands of books        Most are 50¢ to $1

Hard Cover, Paperback, Special Editions, Fiction, Nonfiction, Adult, Children, Various Languages.
CDs, DVDs, and AudioBooks
Sorted by category for easy shopping.         See Poster
**SRC - Kids: Allen Oshiro’s Magic Show Tuesday 11 4:00
Persian Movie Wednesday 12 3:00
Teen Council Saturday 15 12:00
Page Turners Book Club - Bookclub information
Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
Copies of the book will be at the Reference Desk for check out.
Please bring Snacks to share for Pot Luck.
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SRC - Kids: Stephanie Parke's Dog show Tuesday 18 4:00
**Friends of Library Open Board Meeting - let your voice be heard! Call 818.343.1983 to confirm meeting.  Details Wednesday 19 1:00 - 2:30
Party Faces Airbrush Tattoo (Teens)  flyer Thursday 20 4:00 - 5:00
Meditation for a Healthy Lifestyle - Doug Frankel- Fiind inner peace in the fast-paced world. Saturday 22 11:00 - 12:30
SRC - Kids: Ken Frawley's Cowboy Show Tuesday 25 4:00
Last Saturday of the Month Poetry - Open mic poetry. All are invited to participate. Read a classic poem or your own composition. Each reader will have six minutes. Begin signing up at 1:30pm. Saturday 29 2:00

July, 2019
  
Library is closed on Sundays
and Thursday, July 4, Independence Day
Event Day Date Time
**SRC - Kids: Coloring Tuesday 2 4:00
**SRC - Kids: Dream Shaper presents Georgia's "Show Me Your Hands" an American Sign Language and music show. Tuesday 9 4:00
Persian Movie Wednesday 10 3:00
Evan Burse: How to Draw Superhoroes (teens) Thursday 11 3:00 - 4:00
Great Summer Night Sky - Neill Simmons Thursday 11 6:30 - 7:30
**SRC - Kids: Kricket's Drumming show Tuesday 16 4:00
**Friends of Library Open Board Meeting - let your voice be heard! Call 818.343.1983 to confirm meeting.  Details Wednesday 17 1:00 - 2:30
Past Lives, Dreams, and Soul Travel Thursday 18 6:30 - 7:30
**Page Turners' Book Club - Sign up for the next meeting of the Page Turner’s Book Club at the Library Reference Desk.    Bookclub information Saturday 20 2:00
**SRC - Inca Peruvian Ensemble music Tuesday 23 4:00
Last Saturday of the Month Poetry - Open mic poetry. All are invited to participate. Read a classic poem or your own composition. Each reader will have six minutes. Begin signing up at 1:30pm. Saturday 25 2:00
**SRC - Kids: Tony Daniels' Magic Show Tuesday 30 4:00

August, 2019
  
Library is closed on Sundays
Event Day Date Time
SRC: Adults - California Feetwarmers Saturday 3 3:00 - 5:00
Arts and Crafts with Shokoufeh Tuesday 7 4:00
Persian Movie Wednesday 8 3:00
**Page Turner's Book Club - Bookclub information Saturday 17 2:00
**Friends of Library Open Board Meeting - let your voice be heard! Call 818.343.1983 to confirm meeting.  Details Wednesday 21 1:00 - 2:30

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