Events for Adults
Poetry Writing Workshop with Patrice Vecchione

Poetry Writing Workshop with Patrice Vecchione

Saturday, October 4, 2 - 3:30 p.m.

The Library invites you to join poet, playwright, and artist Patrice Vecchione for a Poetry Writing Workshop on Saturday, October 4, 2 - 3:30 p.m.  Develop your poetry writing skills in a supportive and inspirational setting. For adults and teens ages 14-up.  Admission is free, but pre-registration is required.  Call 831.646.3949 or email mccombs@monterey.org. This event is supported by Poets & Writers, Inc. through a grant it has received from The James Irvine Foundation.  Additional funding comes from the Friends of the Monterey Public Library. 

Breast Health ~ Four Simple Methods, presented by Daya Fisch

Breast Health ~ Four Simple Methods, presented by Daya Fisch

Tuesday, October 7, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Join us at the Library for a lecture on breast health in a safe, supportive and fun environment.  The lecture will take place in the Library's Community Room on Tuesday, October 7 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.  Admission is free, but reservations are required.  Adults ages 50-up are especially encouraged to attend.  Sign up in advance at the Help Desk or contact Sirie Thongchua at (831) 646-5632 or thongchu@monterey.org.

Curious about Ebooks?

Curious about Ebooks?

Thursdays, October 9th, November 6th, & December 11th 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
Star Wars Reads Day!

Star Wars Reads Day!

Saturday, October 11, 2-5 p.m.

Star Wars Reads Day is an international event that celebrates reading and Star Wars. We're hosting an afternoon of activities and fun! Have even more fun by coming a costume! All ages. No reservations required and admission is free. For more information contact ksmith@monterey.org or 831.646.2093 

Ebook Help Appointments @ Your Library

Ebook Help Appointments @ Your Library

Mondays, October 13th & 27th, November 10th & 17th, December 8th & 22nd. 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., October 13th & 27th, November 10th & 17th, December 8th & 22nd. Appointments available at 6:30, 6:50, and 7:10.

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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.