Teen Tech Tasters - Every Wednesday in July

Join us for Teen Tech Tasters - a series of activities and talks about electronic music, video and gaming.

Time:  3:00 PM-5:00 PM
Dates: Wednesday - July 3, 10, 17, 24
Where: Scotts Valley Library

View all the Santa Cruz library teen summer programs for July here.

Come see the show - Cowgirl Tricks!

Come down to the Scotts Valley Library on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 3:30pm and watch the show:

Cowgirl Tricks 
It's a unique fun-filled Vaudeville-style Western Comedy Act complete with Trick Roping, Whip Cracking, Music and Lots of Surprises! Summer fun for the family!

Performance will start at 3:30pm. 
Audience limit - 70.

Don't forget Saturday, June 29 - the Busy Bee Dog Show, starts at 2pm!

Summer Program: The Busy Bee Dog Show

Mark your calendar - bring the family down for a free show at the Scotts Valley Library:

: Busy Bee Dogs

When: Saturday, June 29, 2013

Where: Scotts Valley Library at 2pm

Who: The entire family will love these pooches

A troupe of formerly homeless dogs have gone into show business and travel the Bay Area amazing and educating audiences with all the things they have learned to do.

Meet them at the Library!

The show is free.

For more information, email pro@santacruzpl.org or call (831)427-7717.

Summer Program: Free Digital Media Workshop

What: Teen Tech Tasters:
Free Digital Media Workshop

Who: Young People Ages 10-18

When: June 19th and June 26th 3-4:30 pm

Where: Scotts Valley Branch Library

Working in pairs and groups, kids aged 10-18 learn about the language of video and how to make movies in this 2 part digital media workshop.

Robin Macomber from the Digital Media Factory will lead the workshop. Show your movie on the big screen!

Equipment is provided, and participants are invited to bring equipment such as cameras or tablets if they have it.

Registration is required. To register you will first need to enroll in our Summer Reading Program:

  1. Enroll in the Summer Reading Program - you will be given a Summer Reading number, make a note of it, you'll need it for the next step.
  2. Sign up for the workshop.

Sessions will be repeated in July.

Have questions or need more info: Email pro@santacruzpl.org or call (831)427-7717

Book Sale a Huge Success!! Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who came down to the Scotts Valley Library on Saturday for our Used Book Sale, and to all those who donated books for it. The book sale was a huge success - our goal was to raise $1500 to pay for summer programs and we are thrilled to say that we surpassed this goal!!  

A huge thank you goes to Ellen Campos who organizes the book sale, and the book donations for the Friends!  

Next book sale will be early December - watch the web site for more details, and keep the book donations coming!

Don't Miss the Book Sale - Saturday, June 8

Join the Friends at the Scotts Valley Library for our Semi-Annual Book Sale!

Saturday, June 8 from 10am to 4pm / Fireside Room
(To enter the library before 11am come in through the patio!)

As always, a fabulous selection of  books will be available - a perfect way to kick off your summer reading and get a stack of books for the kids!!

Remember, it's not too late to donate gently used books for the book sale either.  Drop off books before June 6!  ( Please: no textbooks or manuals :) )

And while you're at the Library take the opportunity to check out the new recently opened Patio.

Mark your calendar - come down and support the Scotts Valley Library, we look forward to seeing you there!