Mystery Author Joyce Oroz

Join the Friends of the Scotts Valley Library to meet local mystery author Joyce Oroz.

She will talk about her life as a muralist-turned writer, and the downs and ups of living with dyslexia.

Saturday July 8  -  2pm

Trivia on Tap Fundraiser

Trivia on Tap

Thursday • June 22nd, 2017


6:00pm -7:30pm
20 Victor Square B, Scotts Valley

Batman and Robin. Peanut butter and jelly.
Trivia and beer.

Join Santa Cruz Public Libraries and Steel Bonnet Brewing Company for a night of laughter, trivia, and delicious brews.

15% of every drink sold will go to the Friends of the Scotts Valley Library for future programs.

Scotts Valley Friends Summer Book Sale

Scotts Valley Friends Summer Book Sale

Saturday, June 3rd, 10am-4pm

At the Scotts Valley Library Branch

Gently used books, dvds, cds and audiobooks for sale.

Most items under $5.00

All proceeds from the sale will benefit the Scotts Valley Branch of the Santa Cruz Public Library

Trees to Seas

Lecture & Discussion Series
The Trees to Seas series features speakers and workshops about local natural science and ecology. Join us each 3rd Thursday of the month at the Scotts Valley Library to learn more about this place we call home. Brought to you in partnership with Julianne Rhodes, Environmental Compliance Consultant for the City of Scotts Valley.

Scotts Valley Library • 4th Thursdays
6:30pm - 8:30pm
251 Kings Village Rd.

April 20th
A Flyfisherman's History of the San Lorenzo River:

Flyfisherman & conservationist Tom Hogye leads us through the rich and colorful history of fishing the San Lorenzo River. Discover the history of this great anadromous fishery­from a time when there were more fish than you could shake a stick at-to the status today of restoring this once great habitat. 

May 18
Journey to the North Atlantic Gyre:
A Scientist Witnesses Plastic Pollution Carolyn Rosevelt, M.S. Research scientist, NASA ARC-CREST/CSU Monterey Bay. The 5 Gyres Institute is on a mission to educate the world about single-use plastic pollution. Carolyn Rosevelt recounts a 20-day journey across the North Atlantic and the effects of this pollution.