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.

AUDIOBOOKS: THE VOICES TELLING THE STORIES, SAT OCTOBER 6, 2:00-3:00

Are you a fan of audiobooks?  Audiobooks are the fastest growing segment of the digital publishing industry.  Meet local professional audiobook narrator Jim Seybert for a Q&A session on this fascinating career path.  Jim Seybert has narrated over 30 nonfiction audiobooks, available on Audible and other platforms. 

GENEALOGY:  AN INTRODUCTION TO ANCESTRY.COM, SAT OCTOBER 13, 2:000-3:00

Join us as our local genealogical society shares tips and techniques for discovering your ancestry through Ancestry.com.  Ages 13 and up.

HOLIDAY CARD CRAFTING WITH RUBBER STAMPS, SAT OCTOBER 20, 2:00-3:00

Learn techniques to create beautiful holiday cards using rubber stamps and paper crafting tools. Registration required.  Register at slolibrary.org or by calling 805-473-7163.Ages 13 and up.

PARENT BONDING FORUM:  SAT OCTOBER 27, 11:00-12:00

South County Youth Coalition partnered with Parent Connections will provide San Luis Obispo County residents with Curious Parent Forums and Support Groups in the 2018-2019 year.  Childcare will be provided.  For registration, call Rubi Cuevas at 805-474-3000 ext. 1229 or send an email to rubi.cuevas@lmusd.org.

ASTRONOMY FOR EVERYONE, SAT OCTOBER 27 2:00-3:00

Join us for this exciting family program for ages 8 to 100!  that explores the universe from the very small to the very large, featuring a solar filter (same as the one NASA usesd to view the sunspots).  All ages.

KATHLEEN HILL ART SHOW 

Local photographer Kathleen Hill will display her artwork in the Internet Lounge area of the library during the month of October.   Kathleen’s work focuses predominately on landscape, people, flora and fauna of the beautiful world around us.  Be sure to enjoy this stunning exhibit.

NEXT BOOK SALE:   

The sale is co-sponsored by the AG Library and FOTAGL.  Join us on Saturday, October 13th from 10AM to 3PM  (members may enter starting at 9:30 am. Please bring a copy of your last newsletter).  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.

ADULT READING PROGRAMS:

Arroyo Grande Bookends

Join the “Arroyo Grande Bookends,” an adult book discussion group moderated by a library staff member and open to the public. For information, please email Barbara at beaders@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.

October Book Info:

This month the book, A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles will be discussed on two repeated sessions: Friday, October 19 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. and Tuesday, October 23 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.   For information, please email Barbara at beaders@slolibrary.org or call 473-7164.