Using grant funds from the State of California, County of SLO Libraries assembled book kits for County social workers working with kids and families.The kits include resources addressing anxiety, depression, mindfulness, resilience, and more.They will be lent through the resource library at DSS; the Library will also be providing additional books for families in the DSS waiting and visitation rooms.
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Native American Writers
Browse our picks for National Native American Heritage Month
County of SLO Public Libraries will be closed Monday, Nov 11 ♦ Thursday, Nov 28
Friday, Nov 29
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Homework Help & Reading Practice with Teen Tutors
TUESDAYS | 4:00 San Luis Obispo Library
Filmmakers Panel and Workshop
Join the Central Coast Film Society for a filmmakers discussion and networking event. Learn about all aspects of the filmmaking process, from pitching an idea to distribution. Registration required.
SAT, NOV 9 | 1:00–5:00
San Luis Obispo Library
Semi-Carving: Positive and Negative Design
THURS, NOV 14 | 11:00 Atascadero Library
National Novel Writing Month: write-in with Jenna Elizabeth Johnson
SAT, NOV 16 | 1:00–3:00 San Luis Obispo Library
Make.Do Cardboard Construction
WEDS, NOV 20 THURS, NOV 21
FRI, NOV 22
All day | Shandon Library
Chumash Interactive Circle Celebrate Native American Heritage Month. Learn songs, crafts, and culture with members of our local Chumash Tribe, yak tityu tityu yak tihini. All ages. TUES, NOV 19 | 4:00 San Luis Obispo Library
Sign of the Times Political Posters Exhibit Historically the American political poster has been sorely neglected as an art form and has played a minor cultural role despite its effectiveness in conveying a political message to millions of voters. See eye-popping political graphics that show the great American political poster as art.
NOV 5 through JAN 19 San Luis Obispo Library 2nd Floor Exhibits
SLO Masons Make Donation to SLO Library Foundation
SLO Libraries and our Foundation thank The King David's Lodge for a recent $2000 donation. These donated funds support countywide programming and events such as the Summer Reading Program.
Pictured left to right are Nancy Mancino, SLO Library Foundation Treasurer; Bob Sachs, SLO Masons Senior Warden; Juliane McAdam, SLO Library Foundation President; Christopher Barnickel, County of SLO Public Libraries Director.
Donations to the SLO Library Foundation can be made at any SLO County Public Libraries branch, or mailed to P.O. Box 12942, San Luis Obispo, 93406.
New Hours for Oceano, Shandon Libraries
Tuesday 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Wednesday 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Thursday 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Friday 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Sat - Mon closed