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Posted on: August 1, 2021

Library Book Group Discussions to Return to In-Person Format

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Learning to Speak Southern to be September’s title

PASO ROBLES, CA – August 1, 2021 The Library Book Group will return to its face-to-face format beginning Thursday, September 16, 2021. Discussions will be held at a new time, 6:00-7:00 pm, in the Library Story Room. September’s title i...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: August 1, 2021

Popular Adult Crafting Class to Continue in New Format

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Crafting instructions to be face-to-face beginning September

PASO ROBLES, CA – August 1, 2021  The Library’s popular adult crafting class series will undergo changes this fall. Beginning Thursday, September 23, between 6:00-7:00 pm in the Council Chambers, pick up a macramé T...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 22, 2021

Library Moves Towards Full Service with Fresh New Furnishings

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New furnishings in adult and children’s areas add to safety and enjoyment

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 21, 2021 The Paso Robles City Library invites the public to check out its fresh new look. Thanks to generous funding from the Paso Robles Library Foundation, new tables throughout the library now offer be...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

African Bead Wrapped Bracelet Craft Class

Deadline to register for popular adult crafting class August 13

PASO ROBLES, CA – July 1, 2021  Learn a new skill or improve your crafting abilities with the Paso Robles City Library’s online craft series! 

Intermediate crafters will enjoy the challenge of creating this month&r...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Library Book Group Wraps Up Summer Reading in Africa

Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie August title

PASO ROBLES, CA –July 1, 2021  Join the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm and wrap up this summer’s exploration of foreign literature.

Fifteen-y...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Color Your World with Wind Chimes

Rainbow colored animal wind chimes

Craft kits available for popular Try It! Tuesdays program

PASO ROBLES, CA – July 1, 2021  Wrap up this summer’s special Try It! Tuesdays maker classes with some colorful wind chimes. Kits containing everything needed to participate will be available to pick up starting Wednesday, Aug...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Turtle Dance! A Music, Bubble and Comedy Show

Happy turtle with bubble wand, bubbles behind

LIVE sensory/autism-friendly show for families

PASO ROBLES, CA – July 1, 2021 On Thursday, August 5 at 11:00 am, enjoy 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 ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Make a No-Sew Fleece Pillow

Square of rainbow tie-dye

Craft kits available for popular Try It! Tuesdays program

PASO ROBLES, CA – July 1, 2021  The Library’s revamped Try It! Tuesdays maker class continues with Grab & Go kits containing everything needed to participate. Then tune in to Facebook on Tuesdays at 4 pm to Try It! with Mi...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

VROOM! Build a Wood Derby Race Car

Small pots of rainbow paint, child's hands painting wooden derby car red

Craft kits available for popular Try It! Tuesdays program

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  The Library’s revamped Try It! Tuesdays maker class continues with Grab & Go kits containing everything needed to participate. Then tune in to Facebook on Tuesdays at 4 pm to Try It! with Mi...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Stitch up a Dinosaur Pet

Bright colored felt dinosaurs, trees, and volcano against blue background

Craft kits available for popular Try It! Tuesdays program

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  The Library’s revamped Try It! Tuesdays maker class continues with Grab & Go kits containing everything needed to participate. Then tune in to Facebook on Tuesdays at 4 pm to Try It! with Mi...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Colorful Bouncy Ball Kits

Packets of green and purple powder, blue mold, yellow tumbler

Craft kits available for popular Try It! Tuesdays program

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  The Library’s revamped Try It! Tuesdays maker class continues with Grab & Go kits containing everything needed to participate. Then tune in to Facebook on Tuesdays at 4 pm to Try It! with Mi...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Virtual Paint Party Just for Children

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Painting kits available in advance of program

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  Register to reserve your seat in a virtual paint party just for children! Once registered, stop by the library to pick up your painting kit, containing everything you will need to join Miss Melissa on Thu...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Traveling Lantern Theater Company Offers Second Virtual Performance

Summer Reading Program event accessible for week

PASO ROBLES, CA –June 1, 2021 The Paso Robles City Library invites all children to enjoy a second Traveling Lantern Theater Company virtual theater performance. The Caterpillar Hunter will be accessible any time during the week of Sunday, July 1...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Virtual Paint Party Just for Teens

Silhouette of two cacti against colorful sky

Painting kits available in advance of program

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  Register to reserve your seat in the Library’s virtual paint party just for teens! Once registered, stop by the library to pick up a painting kit containing everything needed to join Miss Meliss...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Make a Foam Bead Slime Kit

hands holding stretched red and blue slime with white beads

Craft kits available for popular Try It! Tuesdays program

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  The Library’s revamped Try It! Tuesdays maker class continues with Grab & Go kits containing everything needed to participate. Then tune in to Facebook on Tuesdays at 4 pm to Try It! with Mi...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Shadow Factory

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Shadow puppetry workshop accessible all month

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021 Shadow School is a cross-curricular virtual puppetry program designed for elementary-aged audiences. It features a series of three engaging, self-paced online workshops that cover the science of shadows, poetry wri...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Traveling Lantern Theater Company Offers Virtual Performance

Actor dressed as a colorful peacock stands outside under a tree holding a paintbrush and pallet

Summer Reading Program event accessible for week

PASO ROBLES, CA –May 10, 2021 The Paso Robles City Library invites all children to enjoy the Traveling Lantern Theater Company’s virtual theater performance of The Rainbow Lizard any time during the week of Sunday, June 20.

Pablo Del Pe...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Reading Rocks! A Music, Bubble and Comedy Show

Illustration of green turtle holding orange guitar, stack of books, and bubbles

LIVE sensory/autism-friendly show encourages reading

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 11, 2021 Color Your World with a LIVE high-energy music and comedy show for all ages on Thursday, June 17 at 11:00 am. Reading Rocks! encourages reading and a love of books by engaging children (and adults!) with songs, com...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Excavate Dino Bones on Next Try It! Tuesdays

Photo of child's hand brushing particles away from small dinosaur bones embedded in block of clay

Craft kits available for popular program

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 10, 2021 The popular children’s library program Try It! Tuesdays has been revamped for the summer with Grab & Go kits! Stop by the library to pick up a kit containing everything you will need to participate, t...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Chill Out with a Water Bead Stress Ball

Fist holding ball of colorful water beads

Next Try It! Tuesdays craft kits available June 23

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 15, 2021 The popular children’s library program Try It! Tuesdays has been revamped for the summer with Grab & Go kits! Stop by the library to pick up a kit containing everything you will need to participate, t...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Try It! Tuesdays Gets New Look this Summer

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Craft kits available for popular program

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 10, 2021 Popular children’s library program Try It! Tuesdays will be revamped for the summer with Grab & Go kits! Stop by the library to pick up a kit containing everything you will need to participate then tu...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Library Expands Services Effective May 10

Orange tier allows for increased usage of library facility

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 5, 2021 The Paso Robles City Library is pleased to announce increased services to the public, effective Monday, May 10.

  • Visitation time limits will be eliminated.   
  • Physically-distanced seating in both the ...
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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Library Book Group Wraps Up Summer Reading in Africa

Orange book cover with circular African artworks

Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie August title

PASO ROBLES, CA –July 1, 2021  Join the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm and wrap up this summer’s expl...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

The Devil and the Dark Water

Book cover illustration with swirling water, gold chain with anchor and compass

Indonesia is Library Book Group’s next Summer Reading Program stop

PASO ROBLES, CA –June 1, 2021  Join the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm and continue this year’s Summer Reading Program,...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Traditional Indonesian Fabric Dyeing

Colorful underwater scene, yellow octopus, orange seahorse, blue water currents, brown plant

eadline to register for next adult crafting experience July 9

PASO ROBLES, CA – June 1, 2021  Intermediate crafters will enjoy the challenge of creating this month’s ocean scene project based on the techniques of Samantha Wood Art. Using simple materials such as glue and paint, learn a version of the tradit...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Great Wave of Kanagawa Embroidery Class

Blue waves with whitecaps, tan background

Deadline to register for popular adult program June 11

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 1, 2021  On Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm, share your embroidery abilities (or challenges) with the Paso Robles City Library’s online crafters! In keeping with this year’s Summer Reading Program theme “Reading Color...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Library Book Group Reads Before the Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi

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Summer Reading Program kicks off with a trip back in time to Japan

PASO ROBLES, CA –May 1, 2021  Join the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of Before the Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm and kick off this year’s Summer Reading Prog...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

NEW: Library to Offer Limited In-Person, Outdoor Preschool Story Time

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Registration required to attend new version of long-time family favorite

PASO ROBLES, CA – April 19, 2021  The Paso Robles City Library is thrilled to offer limited in-person Preschool Story Time with Miss Melissa beginning May 3.

Appropriate for preschool-age children and their families, the class will take place outs...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Día de los Niños/Day of the Child Grows to a Week of Celebration

Colorful illustration of children and books, pennants hanging above

Annual Library event celebrates children, families, and reading

PASO ROBLES, CA – April 1, 2021  In keeping with its tradition of celebrating the annual Día de los Niños/Day of the Child/Day of the Book event, the City Library invites families to stop by one of the local parks ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Felt Bear Craft Class

Photo of man holding six felt bear, ranging from white to grey

Deadline to register for popular adult program May 14

PASO ROBLES, CA –?April 1, 2021  On Thursday, May 27, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm, learn a new skill or improve your crafting abilities with the Paso Robles City Library’s online craft series for adults! In keeping with the May theme o...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Library Book Group Reads Bearskin by James McLaughlin

Photo of bear in background, red letters spelling Bearskin in foreground

May’s title supports month’s theme of strength

PASO ROBLES, CA –April 1, 2021  Join the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of Bearskin by James McLaughlin on Thursday, May 20, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm.

Rice Moore is just beginning to think his troubles are behind him. He&a...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Is it Time to Reboot Your Résumé?

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Library to offer virtual workshop for jobseekers March 10

PASO ROBLES, CA – March 1, 2021 The Paso Robles City Library is pleased to present a Brainfuse Résumé Reboot Workshop, hosted by Job Search Coach Ashley Watkins, a Nationally Certified Résumé Writer (NCRW) and Nationally Certified Online Profile Expert (N...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: February 23, 2021

Residents Invited to Apply for Open Board & Advisory Body Positions

Community participation helps city make decisions regarding services

February 23, 2021, Paso Robles, CA – The Paso Robles Community Services Department has several available positions for the Library Board of Trustees, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee and the Senior Citizen Advisory Committee. Members serve one ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Beehive Cross Stitch

Round embroidery hoop with cross stitched honey comb, three bees buzzing around it

Cuesta Book of the Year Series-themed adult craft class

PASO ROBLES, CA – March 1, 2021 Register by April 15 for the Library’s Beehive Counted Cross Stitch craft class, pick up the craft materials, then meet up on Zoom Thursday, April 22, 7:00-8:00 pm to share your success!

Using the simple ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Bee-Themed Film Discussion

Cover of film Secret Life of Bees, four Afro-American women, smiling

Last in the Library’s Cuesta Book of the Year Series classes and events

PASO ROBLES, CA – March 1, 2021 Wrapping up the Library’s Cuesta Book of the Year Series of bee-themed classes and events is a discussion on Thursday, April 29, 7:00-8:00 pm of the 2008 film based on the bestselling novel, The Secret L...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

The Honey Bus by Meredith May

Yellow cover of book The Honey Bus, old car in background

Cuesta Book of the Year selection topic of Library’s Book Group discussion

PASO ROBLES, CA – March 1, 20201 The Paso Robles City Library’s Book Group invites the public to a Zoom discussion of the Cuesta Book of the Year selection, The Honey Bus, by Meredith May, on Thursday, April 15, 7:00-8:00 p.m. 

May recalls the firs...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Library’s Cookbook Club Celebrates Honey

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Cuesta Book of the Year Series-themed choice for April

PASO ROBLES, CA – March 1, 2021  In honor of the Cuesta Book of the Year selection, The Honey Bus, the Paso Robles Library invites the public to a special edition of the Cookbook Club with The Fresh Honey Cookbook by Laurey Masterton. How does it...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Struggling to File for Unemployment Benefits?

Library Offers Online Employment Assistance Resources

PASO ROBLES, CA – February 1, 2021  The Paso Robles City Library is pleased to announce a new addition to its eLibrary—an Unemployment Benefits Navigator component to the JobNow platform—for library patrons struggling to file for unemplo...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Did You Resolve to Read More in 2021?

Library’s first reading challenge of 2021 celebrates National Library Lover’s Month

PASO ROBLES, CA – January 21, 2021  Did you resolve to read more in 2021? Need a little motivation? Take the Library’s first reading challenge of the year. Read or listen to your favorite book(s) during the month of February a...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Macramé Plant Holder Craft Class

Succulent plant hanging in macrame holder

Deadline to register for popular program March 12

PASO ROBLES, CA –?February 1, 2021  On Thursday, March 25, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm, learn a new skill or improve your crafting abilities with the Paso Robles City Library’s online craft series! In keeping with March’s theme of “Happy Out,” this month’...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: January 1, 2021

Burning Out on Virtual Life?

Library Still Offers Hands-on Craft Activities

PASO ROBLES, CA –January 1, 2021 - Life may be mostly virtual these days, but the Paso Robles City Library is still providing classes that incorporate hands-on craft activities. 

Each week, craft kits are available in the Children&rs...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Heart-Shaped Heating Pad Craft Class

Photo of two heart-themed, heart-shaped heat pad

Deadline to register February 12, 2021

PASO ROBLES, CA –?January 6, 2021  On Thursday, February 25, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm, learn a new skill or improve your crafting abilities with the Paso Robles City Library’s online craft series! In keeping with February&a...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

A Princess in Theory by Alyssa Cole

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February’s Library Book Group Title

 PASO ROBLES, CA –January 6, 2021  Join the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of A Princess in Theory on Thursday, February 18, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm. 

From acclaimed author Alyssa Cole comes the tale of a cit...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

If Friends Were Flowers Embroidery Craft

Colorful embroidery floss, embroidered flowers

Deadline to register for adult craft January 16, 2021

PASO ROBLES, CA –?December 1, 2020  On Thursday, January 28, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm, learn a new skill or improve your crafting abilities with the Paso Robles City Library’s online craft series! In keeping with January’s...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Stylized illustration of female form; orange blouse, brown skirt

Library Book Group’s title to ring in the New Year

PASO ROBLES, CA –December 1, 2020  Kick off the New Year with the Library Book Group’s Zoom discussion of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine on Thursday, January 21, 2021, 7:00-8:00 pm. 

No one ever told Eleanor, a wo...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 5, 2020

NEW: Caught Read-Handed Mystery Reading Challenge

Library issues challenge to all ages to read this December

PASO ROBLES, CA – November 5, 2020  A chilly evening calls for a hot drink, a warm blanket, and a good book. Cozy up this winter with our Caught Read-Handed Mystery Reading Challenge, where the only mystery is whether you'll be able to read 500 m...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Christmas Crime Story: Library Film Discussion

Silver pistol with red candy cane striped grip

A “Caught Read-Handed" Mystery Reading Challenge-inspired holiday romp
with as many twists and turns as a candy cane

PASO ROBLES, CA –?November 1, 2020 On Thursday, December 10, 7:00-8:00 pm, the public is invited to discuss Christmas Crime Story, a quirky holiday romp that is more Die Hard than Jingle All the Way and with as many twists and turns as a candy ca...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

December’s Holiday Craft Is a Mystery!

Empty box with question marks coming out of it

Mystery Box craft kits available for pick up beginning December 1

PASO ROBLES, CA –?November 1, 2020  In keeping with the Library’s new “Caught Read-Handed” Mystery Reading Challenge, December’s adult craft is under wraps, but here are some clues: 

  • The c...
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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Library’s Cookbook Club Celebrates the Holidays

Covers of Christmas and Jewish cookbooks, food

Exploring traditional Christmas and Hanukkah fare

PASO ROBLES, CA –?November 1, 2020  The Paso Robles City Library invites the public to get in the holiday spirit by trying out a new recipe or two to celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah. Betty Crocker Christmas Cookbook is a classic with e...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Murder for Christmas: Library Book Group’s Holiday Title

Illustration of starry night, mansion behind wrought-iron gate

Kicking off Library’s “Caught Read-Handed” Reading Mystery Challenge

PASO ROBLES, CA –?November 1, 2020  Kick off the Library’s new “Caught Read-Handed” Mystery Reading Challenge, beginning December 1, 2020, with Murder for Christmas by Frances Duncan, available in print fro...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Happy Jolabokaflod to All!

Icelandic girl holding gift with reindeer behind her

Library to celebrate Icelandic holiday tradition in December

PASO ROBLES, CA –?November 1, 2020 Jolabokaflod, the Icelandic tradition of book gifting on Christmas Eve, returns to the Paso Robles City Library.  

According to Country Living, Jolabokaflod, which translates roughly to "Christmas ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

4th Annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover—with a Twist!

Two stuffed animals under blanket

Library offers pandemic-safe alternative to popular children’s program

PASO ROBLES, CA – November 1, 2020  Stuffed Animals and their people are invited to say goodbye to 2020 with a very special New Year’s Eve Pajama Party via Zoom.  

For the past three years, the Library has invited Stuf...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

olive & thyme: Library’s November Featured Cookbook

Cover of cookbook featuring chicken in round skillet

Inspiring family, friends, good food, and music

PASO ROBLES, CA –?October 9, 2020  On Thursday, November 5, 7:00-8:00 pm, the Paso Robles City Library invites the public to join the Cookbook Club in discovering olive & thyme by consummate host and lauded chef Melina Davies. With recipes dr...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Abe: Library Film Discussion

Young boy wearing apron cracking egg

A young boy’s quest to bring family together through fusion cooking

PASO ROBLES, CA –?October 7, 2020 On Thursday, November 12, 7:00-8:00 pm, the public is invited to discuss Abe, a film about 12-year-old Abe (portrayed by Noah Schnapp) who loves food and loves to cook. But with Palestinian heritage on one side of the fam...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

The Bear: Library Book Group’s November Title

Night sky with two hands depicted with stars

A cautionary tale of human fragility, love, and loss

PASO ROBLES, CA –?October 7, 2020  On Thursday, November 19, at 7:00 pm the public is invited to join the Paso Robles City Library’s monthly book group for a ZOOM discussion of The Bear by Andrew Krivak, available in print in ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Embroidered Brooch Perfect for Holiday Gift

Two multicolored embroidered broaches

Craft kits available for pick up

PASO ROBLES, CA –?October 7, 2020  Learn a new skill or improve your crafting abilities with the Paso Robles City Library’s online craft series! November's craft is a beautiful embroidered brooch based on a design fro...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Library Offers Users of Facility’s Internet Additional Assistance

Wi-Fi tables now available for outside use

PASO ROBLES, CA –?September 21, 2020 In celebration of National Library Card Sign-up Month, the Paso Robles City Library is pleased to offer four new tables to assist customers accessing the Library’s free Wi-Fi from the benches outsid...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Library Now Offering Memory Activity Kits

Contents of Memory Kit

New ways to engage those experiencing memory loss

PASO ROBLES, CA –?September 10, 2020  The Paso Robles City Library is pleased to offer several new Memory Activity Kits. These kits are designed to provide mental stimulation to community members experiencing memory loss due to dementia...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Library Foundation Funds Pre-Loaded Learning Tablets

Two electronic tablets

Purchase will help build technological skills and close digital divide

PASO ROBLES, CA –?September 10, 2020  The Library is pleased to announce the addition of 14 Playaway Launchpad tablets—app packs grouped by subject area, grade level, theme and age for children ages 3-5 and in grades K-5. Engl...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month

Support the value of learning and libraries

PASO ROBLES, CA – September 8, 2020  There is nothing more empowering than owning a library card; it is the key that opens the multitude of doors inside a library, where lives are transformed and communities strengthened.

The Paso Robles...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Library’s Cookbook Club Features Ciderhouse Cookbook

Celebrating the versatility of fresh cider in all its forms

PASO ROBLES, CA – September 1, 2020  On Thursday, October 1, at 7:00 pm, the Library’s Cookbook Club will meet up to discuss Ciderhouse Cookbook by Jonathan Carr. 

Inspired by the full flavors emanating from their idyl...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

The Five: Library Book Group’s October Title

Lives of five victims of Jack the Ripper examined

PASO ROBLES, CA – September 1, 2020   On Thursday, October 15, at 7:00 pm the public is invited to join the Paso Robles City Library’s monthly book group for a ZOOM discussion of The Five by Hallie Rubenhold, available in the ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Minimalism: Library Film Discussion

Documentary explores aspects of the growing minimalist movement

PASO ROBLES, CA – September 1, 2020  On Thursday, October 8, at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to discuss Minimalism: A Documentary about the Important Things, a film on the growing minimalist movement that is challenging compulsory con...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Just in Time for Halloween: Black Cat Applique Craft

Sign up before October 15 to receive craft kit

PASO ROBLES, CA – September 1, 2020  Simple enough for a beginner while intriguing enough for intermediate crafters, October’s fiber arts craft will use a few different embroidery stitches to create a black cat applique just i...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Devolución de materiales del Centro de estudios de la biblioteca

Instalación estará abierta un día solo para aceptar materiales vencidos de la biblioteca

PASO ROBLES, CA – 18 de agosto de 2020- Se le recuerda al público que los materiales prestados del Centro de Estudio de la Biblioteca antes del cierre del COVID-19 en marzo se vencen. Aunque los cargos por mora ya no se cobran, se fac...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Returning Library Study Center Materials

Facility to open one day only to accept due library materials

PASO ROBLES, CA – August 18, 2020 The public is reminded that materials checked out from the Library Study Center before the COVID-19 closure in March are due. While late fees are no longer assessed, patrons will be billed to replace items that ...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Macramé Wall Hanging is Library’s September Craft

Ropes knotted into decorative wall hangng

Next in the Paso Robles City Library’s online fiber arts series

PASO ROBLES, CA – August 12, 2020  Register before September 18 to pick up a trendy, boho macramé wall hanging craft kit (available beginning September 7) that utilizes three simple knotting techniques (the lark’s he...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Every Day Is Saturday by Sarah Copeland

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Library’s popular Cookbook Club’s inspired culinary resource in September

PASO ROBLES, CA – August 12, 2020 The public is invited to join the Library’s popular Cookbook Club! “For the month of September, I’ve chosen Every Day is Saturday by beloved cookbook author and re...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Library Offers Film Discussion: Driveways

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Free, downloadable film on family, relationships, and connection

PASO ROBLES, CA –  August 12, 2020  The Paso Robles City Library’s new monthly film discussion series provides an opportunity to view a selected film from the library’s free hoopla digital platform then meet...

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Paso Robles Library News
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Library’s Good Read in September: The Revisioners

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Free eBook and audiobook formats from hoopla Digital

PASO ROBLES, CA – August 12, 2020 The Paso Robles City Library’s Book Group will meet via ZOOM on Thursday, September 17, 7:00-8:00 pm to discuss The Revisioners by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton. The title is available in from the...

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