So far this year Apollo Chamber Players has played at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. and Carnegie Hall in New York City. They are at the Pasadena Central Library this month! They'll be performing music inspired by Latin American traditions at Pasadena Central Library on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 2 p.m. to help celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. The performance is free! See you there!
Friends of the Library
General Meeting and Officer Elections
Be a part of a group of Friends who have a common interest in the library! The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library will be electing officers for the year at their September meeting, so it's a great time to meet officers, share an idea you've had, or contribute your time or talents! Not a member yet? Click on the button below. Membership dues are only $10 per year or 10 hours of volunteering per year.
Maker Lab: 3D Printer Orientation
Learn how to use the library's 3d printer to create ready-made objects from online collections or from your own design. Then make an appointment to create on your own. Register please at the online calendar at pasadenalibrary.org.
Central Library: 1201 Jeff Ginn
Monday, September 18 | 10:00 AM
Maker Lab: Bilingual Cricut Orientation
In this bilingual orientation in English and Spanish, you will learn how to operate the machine, find or create designs, and make appointments to use it. Register please on the calendar at pasadenalibrary.org.
Central Library: 1201 Jeff Ginn
Friday, September 25 | 10:00 AM
Stuffy Tea Party at Fairmont Library
Friday, September 22
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Bring your favorite doll or stuffed animal to our Stuffies Tea Party with hot chocolate and pastries. It's in the Fairmont Library Meeting Room at 3:30 pm. Grades 2nd-5th. Registration required; space limited. For more information call (713) 848-5345 to speak with Ms. Cat.
Several Story Times to Choose From!
Children's Storytime: Tuesdays at 10:30 AM (Central)
Family Storytime: Thursdays at 10:30 AM (Fairmont)
Children's Bedtime Storytime: Second Monday (September 11 at 6:30 PM (Central)
Come with your child to any of the story times at the Fairmont and Central libraries, or come to all! Don't forget to check out some books to read and share at home! See the calendar at pasadenalibrary.org for more details.
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10 AM - 6 PM
Thursdays 10 AM - 7 PM
Fridays 1 - 5 PM
Fall is here and college applications will be due before you know it, along with financial aid applications! GRADcafé is a one-stop-shop offering free services to help you decide on a career, explore education and training options, apply to college, and find the financial aid you need. Services are available in English or Spanish. No appointment necessary.
Teen Movie Party at Central Library
Wednesday, September 27 at 6:30 PM
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010, PG-13). Twenty-two-year-old slacker Scott Pilgrim meets Ramona Flowers, the girl of his dreams, and learns that in order to win her heart he'll have to defeat her seven evil exes in a series of video-game-styled battles.
Wordle Tournament at Fairmont Library
Wednesday, September 20
Come play an interactive game of Wordle for fun and prizes. Haven't played Wordle? Come and Learn! Everyone welcome.
Pasadena Film Society Thursday Movies
5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Come for the movie, large screen and sound, popcorn and discussion each Thursday evening at Fairmont Library. Visit pasadenalibrary.org to see what is playing!