Adult/Teen Programs

FOTAGL MEETINGS:

The FOTAGL Board of Directors meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 9AM in the library.  All FOTAGL members are invited to attend.

VETERAN’S CENTER:

Reminder that the library now offers services to Veterans on Mondays & Tuesdays.  Call Yvette Mason at 781-5766 for an appointment.  Come see the new “Veterans’ Office” now open in the library

BEGINNING KNITTING CLASS, TUE JANUARY 7th, 10:00-11:00 

Join us for beginning knitting class where we learn the basics of this fun pastime. Please bring your size 7 or 8 knitting needles and your cotton yarn.

CALLIGRAPHY, SAT JANUARY 11, 2:00-3:00 

Join us as Kathy Bond teaches us the basics of calligraphy. Registration required at slolibrary.org or by calling 805-473-7164. 

COMMUNITY SING-A-LONG, WED JANUARY 15th, 3:30-4:30 

Join Jan Grigsby and John Roullard in a celebration of traditional and contemporary folk songs. John and Jan, both retired teachers, will share the historical and cultural significance of the songs and will introduce a variety of musical instruments. Songbooks will be available to help with the lyrics.

KNITTING CLUB, THUR JANUARY 16th, 4:30-5:30 

Join our monthly knitting club to exchange tips and ideas with other knitters. The group meets on the third Thursday of each month.

ELEPHANT SEALS AND SHARKS, SAT JANUARY 18, 2:00-3:00 

Join us to learn about the amazing life of the largest seal in the northern hemisphere and a part time resident of our county as well as our local sharks. All ages. 

ADULT READING PROGRAMS:

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, FRI JANUARY 17th, 10:00-11:00 

Join the “Arroyo Grande Bookends,” an adult book discussion group moderated by a library staff member and open to the public.  This month The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway will be discussed. 

For information please email Barbara at bleaders@slolibrary.org or call 473-7161. The “Arroyo Grande Bookends” reading list for 2019 is located on the SLO Library Home Page at www.slolibrary.org, click on Events then click on Book Groups. 

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, TUE JANUARY 21st, 4:30-5:30 

Join the “Arroyo Grande Bookends,” an adult book discussion group moderated by a library staff member and open to the public.  This month The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway will be discussed. 

For information please email Barbara at bleaders@slolibrary.org or call 473-7161. The “Arroyo Grande Bookends” reading list for 2019 is located on the SLO Library Home Page at www.slolibrary.org, click on Events then click on Book Groups. 

Arroyo Grande Bookends Calendar of Meetings 2020:

Join the Library Book Club today!

January – The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

February – The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
March – Machines Like Me: People Like You by Ian McEwan
April – The Honey Bus by Meredith May
May – As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
June – The Huntress by Kate Quinn
July – The Greater Journey by David G. McCullough
August – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
September – On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong
October – The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck
November – The Library Book by Susan Orlean
December – Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens