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:

New Vet 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.

NEXT BOOK SALE, SAT DECEMBER 8, 10:00-3:00   

The sale is co-sponsored by the AG Library and FOTAGL.  Join us on Saturday, December 8th from 10AM to 3PM  (members may enter starting at 9:30 am. Please bring a copy of your last newsletter).  Start your Holiday shopping here!  As usual you can find many treasures at truly bargain prices. The $2 bag sale starts an hour earlier @ 1PM.  All proceeds benefit the AG Library.

CHILDREN’S CRAFT FAIR, SAT DECEMBER 8, 10:00-12:00 

In conjunction with our book sale, we will have our annual children’s craft sale.  Support local youth artisans by shopping for gifts.  Everything is homemade by kids age 7-13 and thing costs more than $5. Support future enrepreneuers in you South counth community. Iteds being sold include: jewelry, organic bath items, had-knit and crocheted items, and much more.   Our little vendors will be located in the Regional Center (up the ramp).

PAULA LANDIS ART SHOW 

The library will host the fabric collage art of Paula Landis in the Internet Lounge area of the Library during the month of December. Paula’s subject matter is drawn primarily from photographs she has taken on her travels. 

ADULT READING PROGRAMS:

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, FRI DECEMBER 14, 10:00-11:00 (our apologies but this session has been cancelled)

Join the “Arroyo Grande Bookends,” an adult book discussion group moderated by a library staff member and open to the public. This month the book, Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng will be discussed. For information please email Barbara at bleaders@slolibrary.org or call 473-7161. The “Arroyo Grande Bookends” reading list for 2018 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 DECEMBER 18, 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 book Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng will be discussed. For information please email Barbara at bleaders@slolibrary.org or call 473-7161. The “Arroyo Grande Bookends” reading list for 2018 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 2019:

Join the Library Book Club today!

January:               A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

February:             Black Dove by Ana Castillo

March:                  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

April                      In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende

May                       Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

June                      The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

July                        The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

August                  A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole

September           The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

October                The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea

November           Love and Ruin by Paula McLain

December           A Place For Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza