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November Events at E.P. Foster Library

November 2, 2015 @ 8:00 am - November 30, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until November 30, 2015

E.P. Foster Library
CA 93001 United States

Adult Programs/Special Events


Ventura County Public Works Agency Water and Sanitation Presentation

11/3 @ 3 pm

Eric Kellar of Ventura County Public Works Agency’s Department of Water and Sanitation will be presenting a talk on the water treatment plant, solar power, and their new lab building.


Pets for Vets

11/7 @ 1 pm

Ron Lydick from Pets for Vets will talk about this organization that provides companion dogs to veterans to help them transition to civilian life.


Local Author Pastor Lucy Lora

11/8 @ 2 pm

Pastor Lucy Lora will discuss her book, The Whisper of the Holy Spirit.


Local Author John Mulhall

11/17 @ 6:30 pm

Author John Mulhall will discuss and sign his book Dark and Broken Things.


CSU – CI Lecture Series: Dr. Jacob Jenkins Learning to Lead

11/18 @ 5 pm

This talk explores what it means to be an effective leader in the world today by outlining five specific leadership styles, techniques for developing leadership skills, and the role and importance of leadership in our everyday lives.



Children’s Events


After School Reading Crew

11/25 Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 pm

K-3rd grade elementary students and their families are invited to this literacy enrichment class.


Early Literacy Class

11/3, 4, 10, 17, 18, 24, & 25

Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10:30 am

A great way to introduce your child to early literacy and the library. Join us every week for stories, poems, music, movement, a simple craft, and fun!


Homework Center

11/3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, & 24

Tuesdays & Thursdays 3-5 pm

Homework Helpers will be available to help students in grades K through 12 with their homework assignments.


Paws for Reading

11/7, 14, 21 & 28 Saturdays noon-1 pm

Read aloud to a registered service dog (sign-up required).


TAG Teen Advisory Group

11/4 & 18 Wednesdays 4 pm

Active members will get credit towards School Community Services Hours. TAG meetings are in the Young Adult area on the 2nd floor.


Youth Chess Club

11/2, 9, 16, 23, & 30 Mondays 3 pm

Learn to play chess or improve your current ability! Assisted by Class A tournament player Jack Cashman.


Special Events


Fall Crafternoon

11/18 Wednesday 3:30 – 5 pm

Get your craft on in the afternoon at E.P. Foster Library.  Enjoy a special fall themed craft!



11/3 & 17 Tuesdays 3-5 pm

Building fun at the library! Learn to build for wind. Children of all ages welcome.


Lego LAB: Build, Learn, and Play!

11/10, 14, & 24 Tuesdays 3 pm

Exciting challenges every meeting. Bring your imagination and experiment with creative designs. Children of all ages welcome!


Ongoing Events


Library LAB Open Workshop

11/25 Fall schedule: 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 4:30-6:30 pm Come by the library on Wednesday evenings to learn more about our 3D printer and laser cutter—or to use them yourself! Ask the library staff about what you need to bring to print or engrave an item of your own, or just drop in to see what we’re up to in our library makerspace.


Poetry Open Mic Night

11/5, 12, 19 Thursdays 7:30-9 pm On these Thursday nights, come join this group of writers as they meet in the Topping Room to share their work.


Ukulele Jam Session

11/9 & 23 Mondays 7-10 pm Locals gather to play the ukulele on the first and third Monday of the month.


Teens Teaching Tech

11/14 Saturday Noon – 1 pm. Need help with technology? Bring your device to the library to get help from local teens.


Computer classes are now

one-on-one sessions. Call the

library for more information!