Redondo Beach Library Activities for March

March 1 – 31, 2019

The Redondo Beach Library offers a variety of activities for all ages including music, writing, dance, language, reading, crafts and more!

A few require registration but all of them are FREE!

Redondo Beach Main Library is located at 303 North Pacific Coast Highway, Redondo Beach, CA 90277. Telephone: 310 318-0675

Redondo Beach North Branch Library is located at 2000 Artesia Boulevard, Redondo Beach, CA 90278. Telephone: 310 318-0677

For more information on Library programs and services, please call (310) 318-0675, option 5 for Adult or Teen Programs, (310) 318-0675, option 6 for Children’s Programs.

For updated information visit the website at http://www.redondo.org/library.

Check out the Calendar of Events listed below, or click on the flyer, print it and stick it on the fridge as a reminder!

Writer’s Meetup
March 2 at 10:30am-Noon
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
Calling all aspiring writers! Discuss topics writers want to explore, and have the opportunity to share information, get feedback on ideas and writing, and give and receive support and encouragement.

Spanish Language Practice
March 2 at 2:00pm-3:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Both Adults and Teens are invited to this program. Improve your Spanish language skills through conversational practice under the guidance of a Spanish-speaking facilitator Olga Stohr. Participants should know a little Spanish.

Music Together Monday
March 4 at 11:30am-Noon
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
A great way to engage your children.

LA Opera Talk – La Clemenza Di Tito
March 5 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Learn about Opera and behind-the-scenes at LA Opera House.

TAC Meeting
March 6 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
Teens (grades 6th-12th) are invited to this program.

Poetry Workshop
March 9 at 10:30am-Noon
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
Both seasoned poets and beginners are welcome.

Italian Language Practice
March 9 at 2:00pm-3:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
Both Adults and Teens are invited to this program. Improve your Italian language skills through conversational practice under the guidance of an Italian-speaking facilitator Patrizio Grifoni. Participants should know a little Italian.

Spanish Language Practice at North Branch Library
March 11 at 6:15pm-6:45pm
North Branch Library Meeting Room
Both Adults and Teens are invited to this program. Improve your Spanish language skills through conversational practice under the guidance of a Spanish-speaking facilitator Nichols Brown. Participants should know a little Spanish.

After School Craft Activity for Children @ Main Library
March 14 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Make something! Some activities support STEAM learning. STEAM means Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Ages 4 years and up.

French Language Practice
March 16 at 2:00pm-3:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
Both Adults and Teens are invited to this program. Improve your French language skills through conversational practice under the guidance of Kati-Maria Roussel, a French speaking facilitator. Participants should know a little French to participate.

Dance and Move Monday with Dance 1 Studio
March 18 at 11:00am-11:30am
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
A great way to engage your children.

Virtual Reality Program: Oculus First Contact @ Main Library
March 18 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Main Library 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Learn about the Library’s new virtual reality equipment.

Adapting to Adversity: Building Resilience as a Foundation for Aging Well
March 19 at 5:30pm-7:00pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Learn more about healthy living with Always Best Care Seniors.

Adult Book Discussion of the Month – Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows, by Balli Kaur Jaswal
March 19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
The discussion is led by Senior Librarian, Erin Schoonover. Read the book and talk about it, or just come to learn more about the book.

Teen Activity
March 20 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
Teens (grades 6th-12th) are invited to this program.

H.E.L.P. Workshop – Staying in Charge
March 21 at 10:30am-12:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Health and Eldercare Law Programs present a series of workshops to empower adults and their families.

Careers Forum for Teens and Parents with The American Association of University Women
March 23 at 1:00pm-3:00pm
Main Library 2nd floor Conference Room
The AAUW and the Tech Trek Alumnae Group will present a forum of medical and engineering professionals discussing the many new technologies that they use in their fields, and the career path they took.

After School Coloring Club for Children @ Main Library
March 25 at 3:00pm-4:00pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Make something ! Some activities support STEAM learning. STEAM means Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Ages 4 years and up.

After School Craft Activity for Children @ North Branch Library
March 26 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
North Branch Meeting Room
Make something! Some activities support STEAM learning. STEAM means Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Ages 4 years and up.

H.E.L.P. Workshop – Wills, Trusts and Probate
March 28 at 10:30am-12:30pm
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
Health and Eldercare Law Programs present a series of workshops to empower adults and their families.

STORYTIMES – March 5-28
Note: Some storytimes have changed. For more information check the Library’s online calendar of events Go to: www.redondo.org/library then click on the Calendar of Events for up-to-date information on Children’s storytimes.
Baby Lapsit (0 to 18 months with caregiver)**
Tuesdays at 10:15am-10:45am (3/5, 3/12, 3/19 & 3/26)
Main Library Storytime Room
Babies 0-18 months and their caregivers join in a fun storytime full of songs, rhymes and fingerplays!
**Session is limited to 40 individuals on a first-come, first-served basis. Get your numbered passes in the lobby at 10:00am.

Ready To Read (3 & 4 year olds)
Wednesdays at 12:30pm-1:00pm (3/13, 3/20 & 3/27)
Main Library Storytime Room
A storytime just for 3 & 4 year olds full of early literacy concepts, songs, rhymes, movement and fun! Session is limited to 40 individuals on a first-come, first-served basis. Get your numbered passes at the Children’s desk at 12:15pm.

Toddler Storytime (18 to 36 months with caregiver) **
Thursdays at 10:15am-10:45am (3/7, 3/14, 3/21 & 3/28)
Main Library Storytime Room
Toddlers ages 18-36 months and their caregivers join in a fun storytime full of songs, rhymes, stories and movement!
**Session is limited to 40 individuals on a first-come, first-served basis. Get your numbered passes in the lobby at 10:00am.

Story Circle (ages 3+)
Wednesdays at 5:30pm-6:30pm (3/13, 3/20 & 3/27)
Main Library Storytime Room

Family Storytime at North Branch
Thursday at 1:00pm-1:30pm (3/14, 3/21 & 3/28)
North Branch Library Meeting Room
Family storytime for all ages that includes songs, rhymes and stories which celebrate reading and books. No tickets are required

SPECIAL STORYTIMES

Puppet Show with Puppet Art Theater Company @ Main Library
March 6 at 12:30pm-1:00pm
Main Library Storytime Room

Puppet Show with Puppet Art Theater Company @ North Branch Library
February 7 at 1:00pm-1:30pm
North Branch Library Meeting Room

Musical Play with Ni Hao Storytime at Main Library
March 11 at 11:00am -11:30am
Main Library Storytime Room
**Session is limited to 40 individuals

Mandarin Storytime with Ni Hao @ Main Library
March 20 at 10:15am-10:45am
Main Library Storytime Room