Activities Calendar – Imperial County Free Library branches – April 2013

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Imperial County Library
Adults enjoying a previous program of the Imperial County Library

 

Imperial County Library

April Calendar

Friday, April 5, 2013        The branches of the Imperial County Free Library will be closed to allow for staff training.  They will reopen with regular hours on Monday, April 8.

 

Tuesday, April 9, 2013  A free conversational English class is being offered on Tuesdays, at 11:00 a.m. for anyone who wishes to practice their English at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street.  For more details, call the branch staff at 760-356-2385.

 

Wednesday, April 10, 2013  The LAMBS unit will visit the Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch at 2:30 p.m.  Parents and caregivers with children under five are invited to the storytime.

 

ThunderstruckThe “Pushing the Limits” program moves to Holtville with reading, viewing and discussion of the book Thunderstruck, facilitated by Dr. Jim Fisher, at 6:00 p.m. at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street.  “Connections” is the topic, copies of the book are available at the Branch and light refreshments will be served at this program, open to those 16 and older.

 

Thursday, April 11, 2013  Free bilingual computer class at the ICFL Calipatria Meyer Memorial Branch, 105 S. Lake St., at 10:00 a.m.  After class (about noon) the staff will be available to assist patrons with individualized help, if needed.

 

Friday, April 12, 2013  A free, bilingual computer class is offered at the ICFL Heber Branch, 1078 S. Dogwood at 10:00 a.m.

 

The Week of April 15 to 19th, the Imperial County Free Library system will celebrate National Library Week “Communities matter at your library”.

 

Monday, April 15, 2013 Free bilingual computer classes are being offered at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street, at 10:00 a.m.

 

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

 

A free conversational English class is being offered on Tuesdays, at 11:00 a.m. for anyone who wishes to practice their English at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street.

 

At 4:00 p.m. interested readers (16 and older) are invited to the ICFL Heber Branch, 1078 S. Dogwood, for a “Romance Roundup”.  County Librarian Connie Barrington will introduce readers to various new romance authors and genres.

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

 

A new class on jewelry making and design is being offered to interested persons at 3:00 p.m. at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street.

 

The County Library will have a storytime for children and provide library services at 5:30 p.m. in the Seeley Community Church, 1774 W. Rio Vista, Seeley.

 

 

Thursday, April 18, 2013

 

Free, bilingual computer class “Intro to computer basics”, with individualized assistance available afterwords, is offered at 10:00 a.m. at the ICFL Calipatria Meyer Memorial Branch, 105 S. Lake Street, Calipatria

 

Area teens are invited to a program, at which the ICFL Calipatria Branch will launch their electronic games materials (Wii and others) and begin planning for the 2013 Teen Summer Reading program at 5:00 p.m. in the ICFL Calipatria Branch, 105 S. Lake Street.

 

Friday, April 19, 2013  A free, bilingual computer class is offered at the ICFL Heber Branch, 1078 S. Dogwood at 10:00 a.m.

 

Monday, April 22, 2013  Free bilingual computer classes are being offered at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street, at 10:00 a.m.

 

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

 

A toddler storyhour is being held at the ICFL Calipatria Meyer Memorial Branch, 105 S. Lake Street at 10:00 a.m.   Toddlers and their caregivers are welcome.

 

A free, bilingual children’s story hour will be offered at 4:00 p.m. in the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch, 101 E. 6th Street.

 

Thursday, April 25, 2013  Free, bilingual computer class, with individualized assistance offered afterwords, is offered at 10:00 a.m. at the ICFL Calipatria Meyer Memorial Branch, 105 S. Lake Street.

 

Friday, April 26, 2013 A free, bilingual computer class, “Internet Terms and Browsing” is offered at the ICFL Heber Branch, 1078 S. Dogwood at 10:00 a.m.  Individualized assistance with computer issues is available afterwords, at noon.

 

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Imperial County Free Library offers library services to Ocotillo area residents from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Imperial Valley Desert Museum, on Frontage Road in Ocotillo.

 

The Imperial County Free Library is participating in Brawley Public Library’s outside book sale and author event, along with the Desert Valley Library Media Association and IV Reads…  These organizations are all promoting reading and libraries within the Imperial Valley and invite interested parties to come by and learn more, while enjoying a pleasant morning in the Brawley Plaza and free snow cones.

 

Monday, April 29, 2013   Celebrate “Dia de los ninos, dia de los libros” at the ICFL Holtville Meyer Memorial Branch at 4:00 p.m. in the Branch, 101 E. 6th Street.

 

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 is “Dia de Los Ninos, Dia de Los Libros”, a nationally designated day to celebrate children, reading and bilingual books.  The Imperial County Free Library will host a dia celebration at its Heber branch, 1078 S. Dogwood, at 5:00 p.m.  The event is free and a book will be given to each child in attendance.