Fall Series Celebrates Hispanic Heritage The Cambria Library partners with Cal Poly, SLO County Parks and Recreation, and California Humanities to bring a series of bilingual programs to the community. This innovative series includes virtual reality, storytelling, a Latinx activism discussion, and a screening of the Disney-Pixar film, Coco.
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Decorate a pumpkin as your favorite book character! No carved entries–decorate with paint, markers, etc. Entries accepted until October 19; the public votes on favorites. Arroyo Grande and
Nipomo libraries only. All ages.
SLO Comix Fair
Free comics, a manga art exhibition, local vendors, illustrators, and more!
SAT, OCT 12 | 10:00– 1:00 San Luis Obispo Library
Costume Exchange Day
Choose from a selection of costumes and accessories for preschoolers to teens. It's fun, free, and good for the Earth! No costume donation required.
SAT, OCT 12 | 3:00 Cambria Library
Tinker Lab Kids 9-16 are invited to try hands on STEM activities the second Saturday of every month. Registration Required. SAT, OCT 12 | 2:00 Santa Margarita Library
Horror October Film Series
Do you dare to enter the SLO Library to view free terrifying thrillers? Films are rated R for R.I.P.–Adults only! San Luis Obispo Library Community Room. UNFRIENDED: DARK WEB (R)
FRI, OCT 11 | 3:00
DON'T BREATHE (R)
FRI, OCT 18 | 3:00
YOU'RE NEXT (R)
FRI, OCT 25 | 3:00
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.
Drop by for chess instruction on the first Friday of each month from 2:30 to 4:45 pm. Beginners and intermediate levels of all ages are welcome. Regular play takes place on the third Friday of each month from 2:30 to 4:45 pm. All equipment is provided. Free.
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