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Blackout Poetry Contest and Art Showblackout poetry

April 1-18 - Pick up and submit Blackout Poetry Sheets at Libraries. Create blackout poetry by covering and uncovering words on a page. Submit before April 18 to qualify for prizes and display at the Library – more information at the Library Reference Desks. 

April 19 onward - Winners will be determined and art show displays put up at Libraries in April & May.

Download Blackout Poetry Contest flyer


Virtual Reality @ Your Library - Oculus Rift

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Teens ages 13+ only

  • Friday, April 6, 2018 • 3:30pm - 5:30pm
  • Friday, April 13, 2018 • 3:30pm - 5:30pm
  • Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Sunday, April 29, 2018 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Grant R. Brimhall Library Technology Training Room

Experience Virtual Reality with the Oculus Rift. Drop in and sign up to spend up to 15 minutes using the 3D Virtual Reality Oculus Rift headset. Oculus appointments are for teens and adults ages 13+ only.

Download flyer [PDF]


Raspberry Pi - Maker Programhome-products-cta__image

Grade 6th to 12th

Friday, April 20
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grant R. Brimhall Library Community Room

Wednesday, April 25
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newbury Park Library Meeting Room


The Raspberry Pi is a very capable, inexpensive, low-power mini-computer that can fit in the palm of your hand.  Our staff will show you how to set up a Raspberry Pi and some cool projects that you can do with this little miracle of a device. 


Crafting @ Your Library

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April 27
3:30 - 5:00 P.M.
Grant R. Brimhall Library Technology Training Room

CRAFT: Flower Collage

Download flyer [PDF]


Study Halls

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Grades 6-12

Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library

  • Monday, May 7,  3:30-5:30 pm Tech Training Room
  • Sunday, June 3,  1:00-3:00 pm Tech Training Room

Newbury Park Library

  • Saturday, May 5, 1:00-3:00 pm Meeting Room
  • Saturday, June 2, Saturday 1:00-3:00 pm Meeting Room
  • Monday, June 4, 1:00-3:00 pm Meeting Room

Quiet study zones available to help students prepare for exams.


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Destress Programs

Grades 6-12

Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library

  • Wednesday, May 30,  3:30-5:30pm Tech Training
  • Tuesday, June 5, 5:30-7:30pm Program Room

Newbury Park Library

  • Wednesday , May 2, 3:30-5:30 pm Meeting Room
  • Wednesday , May 23, 3:30-5:30 pm Meeting Room

Learn about destress techniques and participate in some relaxing and calming activities.


 

Homework Help @ Your Libraryhomework help2

Grade K to 8th

Mondays & Tuesdays starting January 8, 2018
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed on all CVUSD holidays & breaks)
Newbury Park Library Meeting Room

Wednesdays & Thursdays starting January 17, 2018
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed on all CVUSD holidays & breaks)
Grant R. Brimhall Library Community Room

Need help with homework? Want to improve your math or reading skills? Don’t know much about history? Get homework help from volunteers at the Grant R. Brimhall Library and Newbury Park Library. Parents must stay in the library. Library staff and Homework Helpers are not responsible for supervision. See Homework help guide for details.
Not affiliated with Conejo Valley Unified School District.

*Please email volunteer coordinator, Judi Bumstead if you are interested in becoming a volunteer Homework coach.  

Download flyer [PDF]


Newbury Park Library

Newbury Park Branch

  • The Young Adult collection at Newbury Park offers books, graphic novels, and spoken word titles for teens grades 7-12.

  • Looking for recommendations? Check out our booklists, highlighted books, and the Y.A. bulletin board for titles that might catch your interest.

  • Got a school report that isn't writing itself? Our research stations have filtered Internet access, Microsoft Office programs.

  • Printing and photocopying are available in the library. Color prints cost $.50 per page and black and white prints cost $0.15. Wireless printing is also available.

  • Need email access?  If you need e-mail access to submit homework (or to ask your friends when that report is due), a parent or guardian can sign you up for an unfiltered Internet account with one hour per day time limit. You must be in 6th grade or above to get an Internet account. You can also bring in your own laptop and take advantage of our wireless network.


Grant R. Brimhall Library

Grant R. Brimhall Library

  • Printing and photocopying are available in the library. Color prints cost $0.50 per page and black and white prints cost $0.15. Wireless printing is also available.

  • Need Wifi? Bring your laptop and log on to the Internet in the library.

  • Need a place to work with friends?  Head for the gardens or group study room located near the Gift Shop.