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Teen Docent Training October 2013 to April 2014

Teen History Docent Training Classes are forming. 5 choices for training from October 2013 through early April 2014. Small groups of teens will train to give tours using the new Digital Storyboard technology at the Library’s Local History Room and at the Richardson House museum. Sierra Madre‘s Library received a grant from the state to train the teen volunteers as history docents.

One Book One City in February

Maisie Dobbs has been chosen as the Sierra Madre Public Library 2014 One Book One City choice and an appearance by the author Jacqueline Winspear will highlight a month of exciting free programs at the Library.

Spero Foundation Joins Library to Promote Reading

The Sierra Madre Public Library is pleased to partner with the local SPERO Foundation, a non-profit organization, to promote reading through the Read campaign. The Library is currently featuring the Foundation on posters and on bookmarks that are available at the Library.

The SPERO Foundation was established in 2008 by Heidi Hartman, Colleen McKernan, Linda Knowles, Susan Clifton and Kathy Childs.

Children's Mini Rose Float Building

Creativity and fun are in store when children gather at the Sierra Madre Public Library to create mini rose floats on Monday, December 23 at 10 a.m. Children of all ages are welcome to storytime for stories, songs, play, and, of course, rose float making.

Harry Potter Party

Do you dare to try the flavors of Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans? Have you always wanted your own golden snitch?

Children, you are invited to join Hogwarts at the Sierra Madre Library on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and be sorted into your houses, make your own wand and other charming crafts, taste some of the mysterious treats from the hugely captivating book series, and play thrilling games.