Calendar of Events

CITY OF INGLEWOOD LIBRARY CALENDAR AT A GLANCE

2019 Summer Reading Program

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Main Library Programs

All programs subject to change.  Please call the library for more information or to confirm.  
310-412-5380
Adult Programs


MONDAY
"Great American Read" Book Club

Hidden Figures
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Monday, August 12
6:00 p.m.   -  Book Club

MAIN Library
3rd Floor Study Room

Monday, August 19
5:15 p.m.

Film Screening
MAIN Library - Lecture Hall
Hidden Figures

NEW!
Veterans Resource Center

Mondays   1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
MAIN Library
3rd Floor, Veterans Resource Center

TUESDAY
Chess for Adults
Learn to play chess or play chess with other patrons.
Tuesdays  5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library - 1st Floor


Housing Rights - Walk-In Clinic Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the Month
     1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library - 3rd Floor

WEDNESDAY
Veterans Resource Center

Wednesdays  1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
MAIN Library
3rd Floor, Veterans Resource Center

THURSDAY
Social Media Marketing for Small Business
by Deborah Deras
Learn how to use Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, etc.

Thursday, August 8
     2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     Lecture Hall
Legal Aid Clinic
Teleconference for Adults
Thursday,  August 1, 15 
    
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     3rd Floor

Basic Computer Skills in SpanishFirst Thursday of the Month
     4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     3rd Floor, Gates Computer Lab

Basic Computer Skills in EnglishThird Thursday of the Month
     4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     3rd Floor, Gates Computer Lab

Digital Drop-In Clinic
Learn how to use your digital devices - smartphones, tablets, and laptops.
Thursdays
     5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     2nd Floor Reference Desk.

Family Crafts
Bring out your inner artist as you create inspiring handicrafts with adults and children.
4th Thursday of the Month
     4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor

Teen Programs
WEDNESDAY
Oculus for Teens
Join us as we explore virtual reality using the Oculus Rift.
Wednesdays  
     2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor, YA Room

FRIDAY
Teen Club
Teens play video games under the supervision of the Young Adult Librarian.

Fridays 
     3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
     Lecture Hall

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Digital Literacy Classes  -  July 1 - August 24
Pre-Registration Necessary
(Next session begins in October, sign up in Sept.)

Cyber Kids Jr.  (AGES 6-8)
          Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. 
          July 2 - August 20
          FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY

Cyber Kids   (AGES 9-12)
          Saturdays  10:30 - 12:00 p.m. 
          July 6 - August 24
          FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY

Cyber Teens   (AGES 13-18)
          Mondays  4:00 - 5:30 p.m.  
          July 1 - August 19
          FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY

MONDAY
Meditation Mondays for Families
Start your week with Monday evening guided meditation for kids and parents. An introductory program to mindfulness, a deeper understanding of the mind and body connection.

1st and 3rd Monday of the Month
     6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

     MAIN Library
     1st Floor, Children's Storyroom
TUESDAY
Cyber Kids Jr.
Digital Literacy Class

Ages 6 - 8 years
Pre-Registration Required
Tuesdays, August 6, 13, 20
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor
     Children's Services    

Family Storytime
Ages 3 and up
Stories, Songs, Fingerplays, and Flannelboards.
Tuesdays, August 6, 13, 20, 27
6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor, Children's Storyroom  
     
   
WEDNESDAY
Building Bricks and Board Games
All Ages.
Wednesdays   
2:00  - 3:30 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor, Children's Room

THURSDAY
Early Literacy for Families"E.L.F. - Early Literacy for Families
These storytime programs emphasize early literacy skills - "Read, Write, Talk, Sing, and Play" that help young children get ready for learning to read.  All programs include stories, songs, music, flannelboards, movement activities, and more.

Fall Series 
Begins in September

Thursdays
MAIN Library
1st Floor, Children's Storyroom

     Baby/Toddler Storytime
          Ages 1 - 3 years
          11:30 a.m.

     Preschool Storytime  

          Ages 3 - 5 years
          1:00 p.m. 

          
Family Movies
All Ages
Thursdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22, 
1:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 29
4:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor, Children's Storyroom

FRIDAY
S.T.E.A.M. Activities for Children
Ages 5 and up.
Explore and create with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.

Fridays, August 2, 9, 
2:00 p.m.
Fridays, August 16, 23, 30
3:00 p.m.
     MAIN Library
     1st Floor, Children's Room

Baby and Toddler Storytime 
and Parent Support Group by Claris Health
Friday, August 9
     11:00 a.m.

     MAIN Library
     Children's Storyroom

TWEEN Club
Ages 9 - 12
Enjoy a variety of activities.
Friday, August 23
     3:00 p.m.

     MAIN Library
     Children's Room

SATURDAY
"It's Showtime" Movie Sing-a-Long
All Ages
Enjoy a classic family musical movie by interacting and singing along!
Come in Costume!!

Saturdays
     2:00 p.m.

     MAIN Library
     Children's Room

July 6 - "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory"

July 13 - "Oliver"

July 20 - "Shrek"

July 27 - "The Wizard of Oz"

August 3 - "Beauty and the Beast"






PROGRAMS AT
CRENSHAW IMPERIAL BRANCH LIBRARY

ADDRESS:
11141 Crenshaw Blvd.
Inglewood, CA  90303
310-412-5403
HOURS:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday:  11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Summer Reading Program for Children


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Summer Reading Program
for  Teens, and Adults



All programs subject to change.  
Please call the library for more information or to confirm.  310-412-5403
Adult Programs
Digital Drop-In for Seniors
Learn how to use your digital devices - smartphones, tablets, and laptops.

Wednesdays   11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
CRENSHAW Library
Chess for Adults
Learn to play chess or play chess with other patrons.

Thursdays 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
CRENSHAW Library
Adult Book Club
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Thursdays   4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m
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Teen Programs

Teen/YA Video Games/Teen Advisory BoardWednesdays 
2:00 p.m. - 5;00 p.m.
CRENSHAW Library

YA/Teen Virtual Reality

Thursdays
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Chess ClubThursdays   
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
CRENSHAW LIbrary

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Early Literacy for Families

E.L.F. Programs

"E.L.F. - Early Literacy for Families
These storytime programs emphasize early literacy skills - "Read, Write, Talk, Sing, and Play" that help young children get ready for learning to read.  All programs include stories, songs, music, flannelboards, movement activities, and more.


Summer 2019

Bilingual Preschool Storytime
     Ages 3 - 5 yrs.
     Tuesdays   11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Preschool Storytime
     Ages 3 - 5 yrs.
     Tuesdays   12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


S.T.E.M. Activities for KidsMondays   3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CRENSHAW Library

Brick Building
All Ages
Tuesdays   3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CRENSHAW Library

Activity Hour for Kids and TeensSaturdays   1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
CRENSHAW Library