|Rohnert Park-Cotati Library news
The bimonthly meeting of the Library Advisory Board is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 4 p.m. in the library conference room. The public is welcome to attend this meeting; the opportunity to address the Board with comments on matters affecting public library service is included in the meeting’s agenda.
• All branches of Sonoma County Library will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 31, in observation of Labor Day.
The exhibit features 10 outstanding Sonoma County photographers. Aug. 16 from noon-6 p.m. and Aug. 17 from noon-3 p.m.
Basic library Internet
Learn to use the library catalog and databases on Tuesday, Aug. 27, from 10-11 a.m.
Sign up in advance, as space is limited to two people. You can sign up in person at the reference/information desk or call 584-9121 ext. 0920.
Summer Reading Program: This year, the library had more than 1,000 signups in our Rubber Ducky, Kids Club and Teen Program. Thank you to our families for a great program. Thank you also to our sponsors who provided exciting programs, book bags, free books and other prizes.
Our 2013 sponsors were: Friends of the Rohnert Park-Cotati Library; Sonoma County Public Library Foundation; Shari’s Restaurant; In-N-Out Burger; Sonoma State Seawolves; and the Seed Bank of Petaluma.
• There are no children’s storytimes in August. Stay tuned for some special Thursday morning events coming up on Sept. 12 (music with Tim Cain), Sept. 19 (The Bubble Guy) and Sept. 19 (Magical Moonshine Theatre’s “Puppy Locks and the Three Bears), all at 11 a.m.
Our book discussion group meets next on Tuesday, Aug. 20, discussing “A Long Way Down” by Nick Hornby. Copies of the book are available at the library information desk.
Read to a dog
The Read to a Dog reading program takes place each Wednesday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. and each Saturday from 2-3 p.m. Come sign up that afternoon to read to an appreciative dog.
All events are free and open to the public. For more information, call the library at 584-9121 or visit www.sonomalibrary.org.