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By Press Releases on 4/26/2012 1:26 PM
April 26, 2012
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
www.monterey.org/library
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Public Library will host a gathering of readers, scholars and first-hand witnesses for a discussion of the Japanese American experience during World War II and the questions is raises about democracy in America today, on Saturday, May 19, at 3 p.m.

Admission is free and no reservations are required.  This program is co-sponsored by the Library and the Monterey Peninsula Japanese American Citizens League.  California Reads programs are made possible with support from Cal Humanities in partnership with California Center for the Book. 

For more information contact Karen Brown at 831.646.3744.  The Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.
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By Press Releases on 4/10/2012 2:16 PM
April 10, 2012
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
www.monterey.org/library
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Friends of the Monterey Public Library will hold their Giant Mid-Year Book Sale on Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m - 5 p.m., in the Library Community Room.  Hundreds of gently used books will be available at bargain prices.  There will be a Friends Only Preview Sale on Friday, May 11, 3-5 p.m. Non-members can join at the door.  The Friends now accept credit cards. 

The Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey. For more information call 831.646.5602 or visit www.monterey.org/library.

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By Press Releases on 4/5/2012 2:06 PM
April 5, 2012 Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California 831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us www.monterey.org/library FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Friends of the Monterey Public Library and the Library Endowment Committee present Quarterly Market Update a lecture by Anthony Liu, on Tuesday, April 24, 3 - 4:30 p.m., in the Library Community Room. Participants will learn the driving forces behind recent developments influencing the financial markets and the U.S. economy; the factors affecting the performance of domestic and international equity markets and what drives changes in bond-market rates and valuations.  Mr. Liu is the Vice President and Regional Planning Consultant for Fidelity Investments covering the Silicon Valley and Monterey Bay areas.  Adults are invited to attend and admission is free.  Reservations are required.  Call 831.646.5632 or email thongchu@ci.monterey.ca.us. The Monterey...
By Press Releases on 4/5/2012 1:25 PM
April 5, 2012
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us
www.monterey.org/library
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Monterey Pubic Library is now accepting submissions for the Second Annual Teen Art Show, open to all young artists ages 20-under. Apply between April 15 and  May 15, and submit your work for a possible spot on the Linda McCabe Memorial Teen Art Wall in the Library's TeenZone. The show will open on June 1 and run through October 1. 

Works for consideration should relate to the Teen Summer Reading theme Dream Big.  Example themes, recommended sizes, and complete rules are included in the application form at www.monterey.org/library/Teens.aspx

For more information contact Ben Gomberg at 831.646.3933 or email gomberg@ci.monterey.ca.us. 

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By Press Releases on 4/4/2012 1:50 PM
April 4, 2012 Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California 831.646.3949 / mccombs@ci.monterey.ca.us www.monterey.org/library FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Friends of the Monterey Public Library and the Monterey Public Library Endowment Committee present " Environmental Chemicals and Your Health" a lecture by Joanne Perron, MD., on Monday, April 23, at 6 p.m., in the Library Community Room.  Dr. Perron will discuss how exposure occurs through the food system, health problems associated with environmental chemicals and ways to reduce exposure to them.  With over 20 year’s clinical experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Perron currently specializes in Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   Adults are invited to attend and admission is free.  Reservations are required.  Call 831.646.5632 or visit www.monterey.org/library.  The Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey. - 30 -...