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Virtual Programs and Activities

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Sign up for Virtual Summer Reading Club

June 1 - August 15, 2020

Summer Reading Club Tutorial

How to Participate

Summer Reading Club Tutorial in Spanish

How to Participate in Spanish


Virtual Activities for Kids

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Parents and children are invited to dive into our Virtual Library and enjoy ebooks, videos, music, crafts,
recommended reads, and more! Click on the banner and start exploring!

New themed activities will be posted every Monday.


Zany Zoey's Magical (and Bilingual) Discoveryzany zoe english

Saturday, July 18
11:00 am

Online

Join Zany Zoe for a special bilingual (English and Spanish), magical adventure. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library.


DaveBoatmanWorld of Cartoons with Dave Boatman

Recommended for 5+

 Saturday, August 1
11:00 am

Online

Learn how to draw cartoons with easy step-by-step instructions with Dave Boatman. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library.


ScienceTellers Presents
Dragons: Return of the Ice Sorceress

Wednesday, July 1
11:00 - 11:45 am

Online via Facebook

Watch a fun, fantasy adventure and along the way you’ll discover just how ‘cool’ matter can be! Throughout the showing, the host will answer questions, conduct polls/quizzes, and even teach a science experiment you can do at home.

ScienceTellers recorded on 7-1

ScienceTellers recorded on July 1


Virtual Library Class

Mango Languages

Learn Language from Native Speakers

New tutorial will be posted every Monday.

Register for our Virtual Computer Class with live instructors.


Virtual Teen Tuesday

Three from Teens - Weekly Book Recommendations from Teen Advisory League

Teen Summer Programs - Sign up to Participate

Teen Challenge of the Week - Check out our weekly Teen Challenges


Virtual Bilingual Storytime

Thursday, 6/25
10:30 - 10:45 am
Online via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Bilingual Storytime recorded on 6-25-20

Bilingual Storytime

Virtual Toddler Storytime

Wednesdays, July 15, 22
10:30 - 10:45 am
Online via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Toddler Storytime recorded on 7-8-20

Toddler Storytime recorded on July 8

Toddler Storytime recorded on 7-1-20

Toddler Storytime recorded on July 1

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Thursdays, July 16, 23
10:30 - 10:45 am

Online via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Preschool Storytime recorded on 7-9-20

Preschool Storytime recorded on July 9

Preschool Storytime recorded on 7-2-20

Preschool Storytime recorded on July 2


Virtual Kids Craft

Fridays, June 26, July 17, 24
10:30 am - 10:45 am

Online via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Kids Craft - Mouse

Mouse Craft recorded on July 10

Fan Craft

Fan Craft recorded on July 3

Coloring Sheets for Kids

Download Coloring sheet [PDF]:


Virtual Crafternoon for Adult

Fridays, June 26, July 17, 24
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Online via Facebook Live (Pre-recorded)

Egg Carton Mushroom

Egg Carton Mushroom recorded on July 10

How to Make Macrame Hanger

Easy Macrame Hanger recorded on July 3

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]:


Virtual Next Chapter Book Club

Tuesdays, May 19, 26, June 9, 16, 23
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Online

Young adults and adults with developmental disabilities have fun reading and learning, making friends, and enjoying a great community gathering place. Using Zoom to meet online. Registration is required. (This event is full)


Virtual Gaming - Dungeons & Dragonsdungoens and dragons

Saturdays, June 6, 26
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Online

Adventurers old and new take part in the classic role-playing game.  Grouped by age 1o-14 and 15+. Registration is required. (This event is full)


Need Reading Ideas This Summer?

Book Bingo Summer 2020

 

Download Book Bingo Challenge[PDF]


Past Virtual Programs & Activities