Whatever you choose to do on the 4th, have a safe and enjoyable time and remember, the library will be closed on Friday, July 3rd and Saturday, July 4th. We will be open Sunday, July 5th, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Dave Rocha Jazz
Dave’s Hardbop Quintet will be playing some straight-ahead jazz at the library.
This music is guaranteed to have you nodding your head, snapping your fingers and tapping your feet, maybe all at the same time.
Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Eddie Mendenhall on keyboard
Austin Lee Harris on drums
Ravi Abcarian on bass
James Mahone on sax
Come early as seating may be limited.
No admission charge!
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SEVEN MONTHS SOUTH:The ups and downs of a solo
trip through Latin America
Join Zoë Fowler-Kimsey as she re-counts her solo adventures in South America and Cuba. Learn what it is like to travel on your own, stay in hostels, hike in Patagonia and stroll the streets of Havana. Along with beautiful slides, Zoë will provide travel tips and what to do if your passport is stolen!
Fowler-Kimsey is a graduate of Foothill High School and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. She has a degree in Modern Languages and Literatures, has studied in Spain, and has interned with RUNA in Ecuador.
Summer Reading is here! Come to the library beginning today to get your passport and start your reading adventure. When you complete 3 activities, come to the library to have your passport stamped and get a very cool travel pouch. While you are visiting the library, be sure to visit the Children’s Area to see their fabulous decorations.
Read and Win! June 13th will be here before you know it. Come to the Pleasanton Library on June 13th, or after, to get your passport. There will be a prize drawing at the end of the program for Pleasanton Downtown Association Gift Cards. The more books you read or listen to, the more book reviews you post, or library programs you attend, the more valuable the gift card you can win. This year we are also having a drawing for gift certificates for the Friends of the Pleasanton Library’s Fall Book Sale. The Friends Group is a Summer Reading sponsor as well as contributing to many other library programs. They always have a great assortment of books, DVDs and CDs at their sales.
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Summer will be here before you know it. Pleasanton Library’s 2015 Adult and Teen Summer Reading begins June 13th. The program is open to teens entering high school in the fall and to adults. Check back later for more details.