Second Hand Prose January Sale
The January sale at Second Hand Prose book store features Health and Fitness books, and all audiobooks and DVD’s, buy any 2 get one free of equal or lesser value.
Second Hand Prose is open daily. The Friends of the Coronado Public Library operates a book store, Second Hand Prose, behind the Library on D Avenue across from Coronado High School.
This week at the Coronado Public Library
NEW! – Baby Story Time
Monday September 9, 10:10 a.m. in the Ruby Room.
Tuesdays in the Ruby Room
Toddler Story Time 10:10 a.m.
Preschool Story Time 10:45 a.m.
To celebrate Arts Education week, experiment with baking soda and vinegar to make works of art.
Tuesday, September 10, 3:30 p.m. in the Ruby Room
POV Film & Discussion: Bisbee ’17
Free screening of the POV Documentary Bisbee ‘17, in partnership with KPBS and POV Documentaries.
Tuesday, September 10, 6 p.m. in the Winn Room
Teens Create: Hands on Henna
Create your own Henna tattoo!
Wednesday, September 11, 2:30 p.m. in the Ruby Room
Free Tutoring for Teens
Encourage your Middle School, High School, or College student to attend our FREE Tutoring & SAT Prep Workshop at the Coronado Library on the second Tuesday of every month during the 2019 – 2020 school year.
Tuesday, September 10, 4 p.m. in the Conference Room
Rethinking Penelope- A Lunchtime Lecture
In anticipation of the unveiling of the public art sculpture “Penelope” at Tidelands Park on September 12th, the Library invites the public to a lecture on the mythical character by Dr. Laurel Corona. Light lunch refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, September 11, 12:30 p.m. in the Winn Room
Youth Event: Pokemon Meetup
Calling Pokemon trainers! New to the game or have you caught them all? Children and teens are welcome to come share and learn how to play Pokemon.
Thursday, September 12, 3:30 p.m. in the Ruby Room
Author Event – George Galdorisi
Join us with author George Galdorisi for the story behind the famous kiss.
Thursday, September 12, 6:30 p.m. in the Winn Room
Library App Workshop
Need help getting eBooks or eMagazines? Come to our Library App Workshop to find out about how to access various library material. Don’t forget to bring your device. No sign up required.
Thursday, September 12, 6:30 p.m. in the Conference Room
Fridays in the Winn Room
Toddler Story Time 10:10 a.m.
Preschool Story Time 10:45 p.m.
Autumn Piano Concert Series
Join us each Friday in September at 1 pm for a free piano concert. This week’s featured pianist is Rolf Olsen.
Friday, September 13, 1 p.m. in the Winn Room
Vegetable Gardening 101
Join us with Karan Greenwald who will show us the basics for a successful and bountiful harvest, in the ground or in pots. Whether you are just starting or already have a garden, there is always something new to learn. Handouts will be provided.
Saturday, September 14, 10 a.m. in the Winn Room
The Anime Club will be meeting to screen Attack on Titan.
Saturday, September 14, 2 pm in the Ruby Room
Explore the Microcosmos with Foldscopes
Come build your own foldscope, a portable paper microscope. Sign up at the Children’s desk.
Saturday, September 14, 2-4 p.m. in the Ruby Room
Community Read – Voting Ends Friday, September 13
Voting ends this Friday for the 2020 Coronado Community Read.
Winner will be announced at the Music Festival.
For more events in Coronado, go to CoronadoCalendar.com
Activities this week at the Coronado Public Library
Tuesday, August 27
10:10am – Toddler Time
10:45am – Preschool Storytime
6:30pm – Google Drive Basics
Wednesday, August 28
6:30pm – Intro to MS Word
Thursday, August 29
10:30am – Kids Yoga (age 3-5)
3:30pm – Kids Yoga (age 6+)
Friday, August 30
10:10am – Toddler Story Hour
10:45am – Preschool Story Hour
Saturday, August 31
2:30pm – Spoilers Book Club: Silver Linings Playbook
For a complete calendar of Library events: LIBRARY CALENDAR
Vote for the 2020 Coronado Community Read
From the one hundred and one titles that were nominated since the conclusion of the 2019 Coronado Community Read. The Coronado Cultural Arts Literary Arts Team has narrowed down the titles to these five titles. Now it’s time for you to help choose next the 2020 Coronado Community Read.
Cast your vote for one of the five titles by September 13. The winner of the community read will be announced in September, the Coronado Community Read will take place in February of 2020.
Stop by the library to check out a copy of the top five.
Cast your vote in person at the Library,
the Coronado Community Center or Bay Books.
Or vote on line here: Vote for the 2020 Coronado Community Read
The Community Read made possible by Friends of the Coronado Public Library and the Coronado Cultural Arts Commission.
Coronado Public Library
640 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118
Second Hand Prose August book sale featuring Back To School
Reference and Textbooks – Buy Two, Get One Free (of equal or lesser value)
Friends of the Coronado Library