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Annual Community Art Show

Sunday, December 31, 2017
Peninsula Center Library
Foyer Exhibit Area

In the fall, the Palos Verdes Library District holds our Annual Community Art Show, inviting both professional and amateur local artists to participate.  

Artists of all ages from the community are able to exhibit their work throughout the entire library, a heavily-trafficked, accessible platform.  

The exhibit and opening reception is highly anticipated by our patrons and the artists, allowing them to connect in a fun and welcoming atmosphere.

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PV Winter Readers Snuggle up to Books

Tuesday, January 02, 2018
All Branches
Read and listen to any books!
Try fun activities!
Get personalized reading recommendations!
Earn classic iron-on patches!
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PVP Council of PTAs

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Council PTA Meeting
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Passport Services Hours

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Passport Office
For information about forms, fees, or setting up an appointment, please visit the Passport Services page.
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Malaga Cove Book Sale

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Babies in the Library

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Malaga Cove Library
Main Floor
Parents and caregivers are invited to join us for a program designed especially for 6 to 23 month olds, including interactive play time and a lap-sit session introducing finger plays and nursery rhymes. Older and younger children may also attend. No registration necessary.
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Babies in the Library

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Malaga Cove Library
Main Floor
This half session includes playtime. a lapsit session with songs, bounces and rhymes, and a story for our youngest patrons. Aimed at ages 6 - 24 months and their parent or caregivers, but all ages may come.
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Compass Education Group

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Practice Tests
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Malaga Cove Book Sale

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Silly Saturday Storytime

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Storytime Room
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Die Cut Day

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Storytime Room
Use our Ellison Die Cut machine and select from over 100 die cuts to create your own shapes, letters, and more.  Participants must supply their own paper and/or flannel.

Please register in advance.  You will have 30 minutes to use the machine and our dies.
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Origami Club

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Community Room
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Kid's Chess

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Join chess master Frank Duane for lessons and the chance to play chess with peers.  Free; no registration required.  For more information, please call the Malaga Cove Library at 310/377-9584 X551.
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National Writing Month write in

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
PVLD is your headquarters for November’s National Writing Month. Please join us for workshops, write-ins, networking with local writers, the opportunity to read your work in public, and the publication of an anthology with a copy going to every single participant who qualifies. Whether you are an aspiring writer or an already published novelist, write fiction, non-fiction, poetry, or short stories, all writers are welcome!   

Events are free & will take place in the Peninsula Center Library community room. If you would like to participate in this community writing event, registration begins on October 20 by contacting Joshua at jpeck@pvld.org or 310.377.9584 ext. 214. The deadline to register is October 31st.


Workshops:

November 2 from 6-7:15 PM: Siel Ju "Finding, Connecting, and Engaging with Your Readers"

November 7 from 6-7:15 PM: Kate Gale "The Ins & Outs of Editing"

November 11 from 11-12:15: Jennie Nash "Navigating the Path to Publishing"


Write ins:

November 14 from 1-3 PM

November 18 from 3-4:30 PM

November 29 from 1-3 PM


A write in is simply quiet time in the library where writers can work on their material and network with other writers participating in PVLD's National Writing Month Program.


Registration is not required to attend workshops, but to qualify for the anthology and reading, registration is required and each registered participant must attend at least three of the six scheduled workshops or write-ins.


For more information, contact Joshua at jpeck@pvld.org or 310.377.9584 ext 214

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Captains Wheel, A Christian Church

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Church Service
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Blue Train College Prep

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
SAT Prep
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Palos Verdes Democrats

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Club Meeting
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AYSO Select

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Girls Select Soccer Parent Meeting
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Babies in the Library

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Storytime Room
Aimed at ages 6-24 months, but open to all ages, this half hour includes playtime, a lap sit session with songs and nursery rhymes and a story for our youngest patrons and their caregivers. No registration required.
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Magnificent Monday Storytime

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Malaga Cove Library
Community Room
Join us for stories, songs, crafts and more hosted by Hilda the happy horse puppet. Recommended for ages 2-5 years. For more information call the Young Readers Desk at 310-377.9584, ext 600
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Babies in the Library

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Storytime Room
Come to a special storytime for Babies and their Caregivers! This storytime is specifically for babies ages 6 months to 23 months and their caregivers.
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Point Vicente Chapter NSDAR

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Chapter Meeting
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Babies in the Library

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Miraleste Library
Main Floor
A half hour of playtime, singing, rhythm and rhyme and stories. Aimed at ages 6 to 24 months and a parent or caregiver, but all ages are welcome. No registration required.
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Curly's Tuesday Storytime

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Storytime Room
Curly the sheep puppet invites you to a half-hour of stories, songs, and silliness! Recommended for ages 2-5. Free tickets are required and available to pick up at the Young Readers desk prior to storytime.
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Curly's Tuesday Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Storytime Room
Curly the sheep puppet invites you to a half-hour of stories, songs, and silliness! Recommended for ages 2-5. Free tickets are required and available to pick up at the Young Readers desk prior to storytime.
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