Small Business Brown Bag Series

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

The Small Business Brown Bag Series is a collection of free, hour-long workshops designed to support small businesses. Bring your lunch and join us in the upstairs meeting room at the Downtown Library for these great seminars.

Free

Taller Gratuito de Ciudadanía – Free Citizenship Workshop

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

Sesión informativa sobre la ciudadanía estadounidense y taller con el International Rescue Committee: Un seminario sobre cómo iniciar con la aplicación para la ciudadanía, seguido por talleres individuales para quienes estén listos para aplicar. Registración necesario para el taller individual -------- U.S. Citizenship Information Session and Workshop with International Rescue Committee: Informational session for those […]

Free

Genealogical Society Lecture Series

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

The Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County presents the 2017-2018 Genealogy Lecture Series. Join us the first Wednesday of each month to learn about a variety of resources, strategies, and tools in the field of family research. All are invited to these free events, and donations are welcome. For more information, please call the Genealogical […]

Free

Beginner’s Genealogy Workshop

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

The Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County is offering an afternoon workshop for those interested in getting started with genealogy. Learn to get started on your Family Tree, how to use subscription research databases available through the library, how to use the genealogy collection, and more.

Free
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One-on-One Tech Tutoring @ Downtown

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

One of our tech savvy librarians will teach you a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20 minute appointments. First come first served, appointments are taken in order of appearance. Topics include: creating an email account, creating word documents, attaching files, using premium subscription library resources, downloading and streaming content like movies, books, and […]

Free

One-on-One Tech Tutoring @ Downtown

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

One of our tech savvy librarians will teach you a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20 minute appointments. First come first served, appointments are taken in order of appearance. Topics include: creating an email account, creating word documents, attaching files, using premium subscription library resources, downloading and streaming content like movies, books, and […]

Free

Community Listening Session

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

Harm Reduction Coalition invites you to a listening session to share your experience, priorities, and opportunities for collaboration to address issues related to drug use; including but not limited to overdose, viral hepatitis, and HIV/AIDS, in Santa Cruz County. A listening session is an opportunity for all of us to learn about local priorities, needs, […]

Free
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Creative Movement Storytime

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

Join us for a special storytime for preschoolers who love to move! This program integrates stories, songs and dance into an hour of fun and movement. Professional dance instructor Meredith Cabezas from Motion Pacific will incorporate simple dance and movement activities that help children engage and explore words, sounds and text in unique and memorable […]

Free

Book Publishing 1-2-3!

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

Grab a pen and join us for this lively, inspiring class—we’ll peek at today’s book business (including self-publishing), share ideas for connecting with agents and editors, suggest how writers can improve their craft, and wrap up with a few simple tips on marketing and promotion. Other highlights: Q&A; writing prompts to help stretch creativity; four-page […]

Free

Green Golly presents: Her Golden Flute

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

Green Golly presents: Tower-trapped heroine, who is so inspired by life she can’t help but make music.

Free

May the 4th be with You

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

In a library very nearby, young people will dodge Stormtroopers and Mandalorian bounty hunters as they explore the STEAM programming offered throughout the Santa Cruz Public Libraries. Members of the 501st Legion: Golden Gate Garrison will be attendance, a very special droid will be in town, and cosplaying is encouraged. The Golden Gate Garrison is […]

Free

FREE EVENT: Family Literacy Fun Day

Santa Cruz Public Library - Downtown Branch 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA

FREE EVENT: Family Literacy Fun Day January 25, 1:30 – 3:30 PM Santa Cruz Public Libraries, Downtown Branch, 224 Church St, Santa Cruz In honor of Positive Parenting Awareness Month, Triple P Santa Cruz and the Santa Cruz Public Libraries are co-hosting this free Family Literacy Fun Day. Stop by for arts and crafts, story […]

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