|Rohnert Park-Cotati Library news
Master Gardener Ellen Swenson will host a workshop, “All About Pruning Roses” on Saturday, Jan. 25, from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. This is a free event in the library’s conference room. Call 584-9121 for directions.
• Our book discussion group meets next on Tuesday, Feb. 18, discussing “God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital,” and “A Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine” by Victoria Sweet. Copies of the books are available at the library information desk.
Basic library Internet
Learn to use the library catalog and databases on Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 10-11 a.m. Sign up in advance, as space is limited to four people. You can sign up in person at the reference/information desk or call 584-9121 ext. 0920.
Morning Storytimes: Babytime Storytimes for children ages 0-17 months are on Thursdays at 10 a.m. through Jan. 30; Wiggle Time Storytimes for toddlers ages 18-35 months are on Thursdays at 11 a.m. through Jan. 30; and Preschool Storytime for children ages 3-5 are on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. through Jan. 31.
Red Panda Acrobats to celebrate new year
The Red Panda Acrobats will perform their daring tricks on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 11 a.m. This event is for those ages 5 and up.
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.
Teen craft program
Teens grades 7 through 12 can craft their own unique magnets using books, decorative stones and other supplies at Teen Magnet Creation day today, Jan. 24, at 3:30 p.m. All materials provided. Pre-register at the children’s desk or by phone at 584-9121. Snacks and a free book will be provided for every teen participating.
All events are free and open to the public. For more information, call the library at 584-9121 or visit www.sonomalibrary.org.