Rohnert Park-Cotati Library
April 28, 2017
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Rohnert Park-Cotati Library news

April 28, 2017

Effective Monday, May 1, all Sonoma County Library branches will be open 10am-9pm on Mondays!

Re-opening library branches on Mondays is a direct result of Sonoma County voters passing Measure Y November 8, 2016. In addition to re-opening our doors on Mondays, branches across Sonoma County will be extending Wednesday hours from 10 am to 9 pm.

 

ADULT PROGRAMS

Healthy Living at Your Library: Rethink Your Drink. Saturday, April 29, 2017, 2 - 2:30pm

A nutrition education class focusing on making healthier drink choices. Presented by the Northern California Center for Well-Being. What you drink is as important as what you eat. Learn how much sugar could be in your drink and the various names that added sugar goes by.

 

Meet the Birds! Saturday, May 6, 11am – 12 pm

The Bird Rescue Center of Sonoma County is coming to the library with some local birds of prey. Meet some live birds and join a special book discussion featuring H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald.

 

Book Discussion Group:  Our book discussion group meets  Tuesday, May 16, 11:30-12:30, discussing The Danish Girl by David Ebershoff. Copies of the book are available at the library information desk.

 

Basic Library Internet: Tuesday, May 30, 10 - 11 am. Learn to use the library catalog and databases. Sign up in advance in person at the information desk, or call 584-9121 ext. 0920.

 

CHILDREN’S AND TEEN PROGRAMS

BiblioBop Dance Party (ages 0-6). Friday, April 28, 2017,

10:30 am – 11 am, calling all children who want to sing, dance, and play! Get those wiggles out and show us your dance moves. 

 

Mindful Minis Kids Yoga & Meditation Workshop

(Ages 6-11). Friday, April 28, 2017, 4 pm - 5:30pm

A playful yoga practice and exploration of mindfulness through fun activities! Learn to increase awareness, self-esteem, balance and calmness. Please register online, at the library children’s desk or call 584-9121 x6. 

 

Bilingual Storytime Cuentos y Cantos. Saturday, April 29, 2017, 11 am - 11:30am (Ages 1-5)

Explore books, songs, rhymes, and play in English and Spanish!  Libros, canciones, rimas y actividades en ingles y español. Para Niños edades 1-5.  

 

Homeschool Math Seminar: Algebra. Friday, April 28, 10 am - 12pm

A small group class for teens where knowledge of algebra is prerequisite. Sign up in advance as spaces are limited. Call 584-9121 ext. 6 or sign up at the children’s desk.

 

Homework Help Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:30 pm. Homework assistance is provided for grades K-12, for all subjects, on a drop-in basis, Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 while school is in session. 

 

Storytime: Babytime (0-18 months) Thursdays 10 am; Toddler Time (18-35 months) Thursdays, 11:15 am; Preschool Story Time (3-5 years) Fridays 10:30 am. Storytime will not be presented April 28. BiblioBop Dance Party (ages 0-6) takes the place of Storytime on Friday, April 28, at 10:30 am.

 

Read to a Dog - Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 pm and each Saturday from 2-3pm all year round.