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The Literary Circle

The Literary Circle

Monday, November 24, 6:30 p.m.

Read Jane Austen's enduring classic, Persuasion, and join the lively, congenial book discussion facilitated by Library staff.    For adults.  Newcomers always welcome.  Admission is free.  For information call 831.646.3949 or email mccombs@monterey.org.

Friends of the Library Giant Book Sale

Friends of the Library Giant Book Sale

Saturday, December 6, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Friends of the Library present their annual GIANT Book Sale featuring thousands of gently used, high quality books suitable for holiday gift giving, at bargain prices.  CDs, DVDs and recorded books will also be on hand, as well as a few special editions.  A preview sale is open to Friends' members only on Friday, December 5, 3 - 5 p.m. in the Library Community Room.  Not a member? Join at the door and get first dibs.  For information call 831.646.3745. 

Ebook Help Appointments @ Your Library

Ebook Help Appointments @ Your Library

Mondays, December 8 & 22, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Did you know the library offers free ebooks? Have you been meaning to try using them but aren't sure how to get started? Get stuck the last time you tried? Want tips and tricks to maximize your usage? Would some one-on-one assistance get you going? Our Library Technology Volunteer Steven will help! Bring your device and/or laptop and we'll walk through the steps. Reserve a spot by calling the library help desk at 646.3933 or emailing refdesk@monterey.org.  Monday Nights, 6:30-7:30pm, December 8th & 22nd. Appointments available at 6:30, 6:50, and 7:10.

Curious about Ebooks?

Curious about Ebooks?

Thursday, December 11, 12:30 p.m.

Come learn about ebook basics! We'll cover what ebooks are and how to use free library ebooks from digital libraries. We'll talk about what devices you can use for ebooks and some of the best ways to get started. Afterward we'll answer questions and provide some one-on-one assistance. Presented by Library Technology Volunteer Steven Rubin. No reservations required. Need more info? Contact 831.646.2093 or ksmith@monterey.org
"Meeting 'Round the Table: Chinese Americans in Monterey" - Documentary Film

"Meeting 'Round the Table: Chinese Americans in Monterey" - Documentary Film

Saturday, January 24, 2 p.m.

The Library will show the documentary film "Meeting 'Round the Table: Chinese-Americans in Monterey" based on interviews collected by the Library in a recent grant-funded project.  The film will be preceded by a brief discussion of this Preserving Community Heritage Project by Dennis Copeland and Jeanne McCombs.  Copies of the DVD will be available for purchase immediately following the presentation.  Admission is free, and reservations are required.  To reserve seats email mccombs@monterey.org or call 831.646.3949.  

 

 

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Important note: Library events may not be video taped, audio recorded, or photographed without written permission from the Library Director. Library events may be photographed or videotaped by Library or City staff for non-commercial promotional use. If you have questions or concerns about this or any other recording, please contact Jeanne McCombs.