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Fines and fees will accrue for materials checked out on or after May 26, 2020.

The Passport program has been temporarily suspended and all the appointments have been cancelled. 
Please visit the City of Thousand Oaks website for information on the current COVID-19 situation.

Past Virtual Programs and Activities

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Virtual Activities for Kids

Parents and children are invited to dive into our Virtual Library and enjoy ebooks, videos, music, crafts,

recommended reads, and more!

New themed activities will be posted every Monday.


Craig Newton Musical Performance

Saturday, April 25
1:00 - 1:45 pm

Online

Craig Newton

Craig Newton's Historical Journey through Music Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)


Virtual Library Class

Freegal

Streaming Music from Freegal

Kanopy

Kanopy & Films

BrainFuse JobNow

BrainFuse JobNow

BrainFuse HelpNow

BrianFuse Live Online Tutor

BrainFuse Writing Lab

BrainFuse Writing Lab

Lynda.com

Expert Tutorials from Lynda.com

Flipster

Flip Through Flipster

New tutorial will be posted every Monday.

BookFlix

Activities for Kids through BookFlix


Virtual Tween and Teen Tuesdays

AP Test Prep

How to access AP Test Prep Resources

ScienceFlix

How to access ScienceFlix

SAT Test Prep Resources

SAT Test Prep Resources

ACT Test Prep Resources

ACT Test Prep Resources

Online Newspapers

Online Newspapers

MAY 2020 - Teen Trivia

Teen Trivia - JeopardyLabs

Trivia for those young at heart in a Jeopardy style format. Via Facebook and the Thousand Oaks Library website. Available on our website until May 26th.

https://jeopardylabs.com/play/teen-library-trivia


Virtual Take 5 and Read to Kids Storytime

Monday, May 11 • Tuesday, May 12 • Friday, May 15
10:30 - 10:45 am

Online via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Take 5 and Read to Kids! is part of First 5 Ventura County’s ongoing effort to raise awareness about the importance of reading to young children, share the joy of books, build champions for early literacy, and build a lifetime love of learning.

Take 5 Storytime recorded on May 11

Takes 5 and Read to Kids! with City of Thousand Oaks’ Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Bill-de la Peña

Take 5 Storytime recorded on May 12

Takes 5 and Read to Kids! with City of Thousand Oaks’ Chief Fryhoff

Take 5 Storytime recorded on May 15

Takes 5 and Read to Kids! with City of Thousand Oaks’ Assistant City Attorney Felicia Liberman

3D Printing

3D Printing Tutorial

New tutorials will be posted every Tuesday.

TinkerCAD

TinkerCAD Tutorial


Día! Bilingual Storytime

Thursday, April 30

Dia Storytime

Día! El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.


Virtual Toddler Storytime

Wednesdays, April 8, 15, 22, 29, May 5, 13, 20
10:30 - 10:45 am

Virtual Storytime via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 8

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 8

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 15

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 15

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 22

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 22

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 29

Toddler Storytime recorded on April 29

Toddler Storytime recorded on 5-6-20

Toddler Storytime recorded on May 6

Toddler Storytime recorded on 5-13-20

Toddler Storytime recorded on May 13

Toddler Storytime recorded on 5-20-20

Toddler Storytime recorded on May 20


Virtual Preschool Storytime

Thursdays, April 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21
10:30 - 10:45 am

Virtual Storytime via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded) broadcasts by our Children's Librarian.

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 9

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 9

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 16

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 16

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 23

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 23

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 30

Preschool Storytime recorded on April 30

Preschool Storytime recorded on May 7

Preschool Storytime recorded on May 7

Preschool Storytime recorded on 5-14-20

Preschool Storytime recorded on May 14

Preschool Storytime recorded on 5-21-20

Preschool Storytime recorded on May 21


Virtual Kids Craft

Friday, April 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22
10:30 am - 10:45 am

Virtual Crafternoon via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded) broadcasts.

Easy Paper Butterfly

Easy Paper Butterfly recorded on April 17

Water Cycle Light Refraction

Water Cycle Light Refraction recorded on April 24

Four Seasons Craft

Four Seasons Craft recorded on May 1

Solar System Craft

Solar System Craft recorded on May 8

Bear Craft

Solar System Craft recorded on May 15

Fish Craft

Fish Craft recorded on May 22

Download "How to Make a Paper Bee" instruction [PDF]

Coloring Sheets for Kids

Download Coloring sheet [PDF]:


Virtual Crafternoon for Adult

Fridays, April 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Virtual Crafternoon via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded) broadcasts.

How to Make a Paper Crane

How to Make a Paper Crane recorded on April 17

How to Create Blackout Poetry

How to Create Blackout Poetry recorded on April 24

How to Make Paper Beads

How to Make Paper Beads recorded on May 1

How to Make Gift Bows

How to Make Gift Bows recorded on May 8

How to Make Mini Notebook

How to Make Mini Notebook recorded on May 15

How to Make Himmeli

How to Make Himmeli recorded on May 22

Download "How to Make a Paper Hedgehog" instruction [PDF]

Adult Coloring

Coloring is not just for kids! Discover the therapeutic benefits of coloring at home. Relax, reduce stress, and leave feeling restored!

Download Coloring sheet [PDF]: