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How does reading color your world? Join the Library's Summer Reading Program 2021 for a celebration of reading, programs and all things colorful.

Orange book cover with circular African artworksBook Group Reads:  
Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Zoom meetup: Wednesday, August 18, 7:00-8:00 pm
Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother, Jaja, lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria, but as the country begins to fall apart under a military coup, they are sent to their aunt, where they discover a life beyond the confines of their father's authority. The title is available in print through the library and as an eBook or eAudiobook on the hoopla Digital platform. Space is limited. Registration is required for all participants to receive the ZOOM meetup information. For 16+.

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African Bead Wrapped Bracelet Craft Class

Registration Deadline: August 13
Zoom meetup: Wednesday, August 25, 7:00 pm

Using simple seed beads and sewing techniques, create a bead-wrapped bracelet based on traditional African jewelry-making techniques. Registration with library card is required for all participants to receive craft kit materials and Zoom meetup information. For ages 16+.

Square of rainbow tie-dyeTry It! Tuesdays: Fleece Pillow

Tuesday, August 3, 4:00 pm on Facebook
This week we are making a quick and easy, no-sew, knotted fleece pillow using super colorful, tie-dye rainbow fleece. Kits will be available starting Wednesday, July 28 while supplies last.

Happy turtle with bubble wand, bubbles behindTurtle Dance: A Virtual Music, Bubble and Dance Party for All Ages!

Thursday, August 5, 11:00 am on Zoom
This is a special inclusive, neurodiverse event for children and teens of all abilities. Families will dance, sing along, and hear stories and songs about autism advocates who have had incredible success in their lives and careers. Registration required. After registration, patrons will be emailed the link to participate in this Zoom program.

Try It! Tuesdays:Rainbow colored animal wind chimes
Wind Chime Kit

Tuesday, August 10, 4:00 pm on Facebook
Stop by and pick up everything you need to craft one of these fun and musical chimes! Kits will be available starting Wednesday, August 4 while supplies last.

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Your Paso Robles City Library card (14-digit number beginning with 22138) allows access to the Paso Robles City Library’s eLibrary. Subscriptions to these databases are funded by the Friends of the Library. Need a quick tutorial on hoopla and Overdrive? 

Book Love

Check out some reading recommendations from our Staff!