Newsroom
Author: Press Releases Created: 4/22/2011 12:10 PM RssIcon
Recent media releases
By Press Releases on 6/29/2011 1:52 PM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 /mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Friends of the Monterey Public Library and the MPL Endowment Committee present Bill Benda, M.D., speaking on the topic of "Integrative Medicine - Discerning Fact from Fiction When Seeking Unconventional Therapies" on Wednesday, July 20, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m., in the Library Community Room.  Dr. Benda will discuss the science of Integrative Medicine and offer his clinical, research and political experience to create a better understanding of how this arena may help individuals with their own health challenges.

Adults are invited to attend.  The lecture is free, but reservations are required.  Call 831.646.5632 or e-mail thongchu@ci.monterey.ca.us. The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 6/29/2011 10:10 AM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ca.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library presents "Masks of the World" on Thursday, July 14, at 3 p.m., in the Library Community Room.  Come and see authentic masks from many cultures.  Then create your own mask with natural materials used in traditional materials with artist Charlsie Kelly.  Children ages 8-up are invited to attend.  The event is limited to 30 participants and advance sign up is required.  Call 831.646.3934 or visit http://www.monterey.org/library/Kids/SummerReadingProgram.aspx 

The Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey. 

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 6/16/2011 11:12 AM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library presents Being Here in Writing for teens on Wednesday, July 6, from 2 - 4 p.m., in the Library Solarium.  Work with former Teen Writing Group leader Deanna Lynn on crafting your own writing voice by connecting with your surroundings. Meet other writers and get inspired. Free journal for the first 10 writers to arrive. 

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to attend and admission is free.  The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.  For more information contact  Ben Gomberg or call 831.646.3933.

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 6/14/2011 9:28 AM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library presents a Storytelling Workshop with Donald Davis on Wednesday, July 13, from 10 a.m. - 12 noon.  Ages 16-up are invited to attend.  Admission is free but pre-registration is required.  Sign up by calling 831.646.3949 or email mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us.  The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 6/11/2011 2:43 PM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library presents "Taiko-to-Go" on Thursday, June 30, at 3 p.m. in the Library Community Room.  Children ages 5-up are invited to play rhythms with Japanese "bachis" (drumsticks), hear stories and feel the music.  The event is part of the Summer Reading Program and admission is free.  The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey. 

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 6/10/2011 10:30 AM
>Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library Teen Summer Reading Program presents Monterey Scavenger Hunt on Wednesday, June 29, 2 - 3:30 p.m.  Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to form a team and track down hidden secrets around old Monterey.  Prizes for the winning team.  The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.  For information call 831.646.3933 or visit www.monterey.org/library/Teens.aspx.

- 30 -

By Press Releases on 6/3/2011 9:52 AM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library invites teens in grades 6-12 to "Around the World Tasting", a fun challenge to identify mystery foods and drinks, on Wednesday, June 22, at 2 p.m.  The event is part of the Teen Summer Reading Program.  Admission is free. 

The Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.  For more information call 831.646.3933.

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 5/31/2011 11:27 AM
May 31, 2011
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library presents singer and multi-instrumentalist Nancy Raven on Thursday, June 23, at 3 p.m.  Children ages 5-up are invited to attend and admission is free.

The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.  For more information call 831.646.3933

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 5/31/2011 11:16 AM
May 31, 2011
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library presents "Around the World Games" on Wednesday, June 15, 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Teen in grades 6 - 12 are invited to enjoy games from around the world, including geography trivia, library golf, board games and more.  The event is part of the Summer Reading Program.  Admission is free. 

The Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.  For more information call 831.646.3933

- 30 -
By Press Releases on 5/26/2011 1:52 PM
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library Bookmobile presents Zun Zun performing Music of the Americas (Musica de las Americas), a concert of music from many regions of North, Central and South America, on Wednesday, June 15, at 2 p.m. at the La Mesa Bookmobile stop at Leahy at Farragut Roads, Monterey.  Families with children of all ages are invited to attend and admission is free.  For information call 831.646.3710. 

- 30 -