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Why Flowers? Exploring a Valentine's Day Tradition.

2024-02-14 17:00:00 2024-02-14 18:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Why Flowers? Exploring a Valentine's Day Tradition. Why do we give flowers on Valentine's Day? Join us as we explore the Victorian tradition of gifting flowers to loved ones, all while making your very own pom pom flower bouquet! City Terrace Library - Meeting Room

Wednesday, February 14
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-02-14 17:00:00 2024-02-14 18:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Why Flowers? Exploring a Valentine's Day Tradition. Why do we give flowers on Valentine's Day? Join us as we explore the Victorian tradition of gifting flowers to loved ones, all while making your very own pom pom flower bouquet! City Terrace Library - Meeting Room

City Terrace Library

Meeting Room

Why do we give flowers on Valentine's Day? Join us as we explore the Victorian tradition of gifting flowers to loved ones, all while making your very own pom pom flower bouquet!

Recommended for ages 6 - 12 with parent or caregiver. 

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | History, Society, & Culture | Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies |

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City Terrace Library

Phone: 323.261.0295

Hours
Mon, Jul 08 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 09 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 10 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 11 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 12 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 13 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jul 14 Closed

About the branch

City Terrace Library has been at its present location since 1979. In 2009, the library was refurbished with the support of Gloria Molina, Supervisor of the First District, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.

Upcoming events

Sat, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about the amazing life of the sea star and how it survives in the ocean. Experience marine life up-close with The Blue Submarine’s live tidepool animals, including sea stars, urchins, sea slugs, hermit crabs, and more!

Tue, Jul 16, 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Meeting Room
Join the Teen Advisory Board (TAB)! Earn community service hours and have the opportunity to voice your opinion and provide suggestions for new programs and services, while working with teens that share your interest in the library.

Tue, Jul 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Come be creative with us by creating your own scrapbook! Pick a blank journal, then use supplies to create your very own scrapbook to add summer memories to. Check out library resources like our California State Parks Passes or Discover and Go! 

Wed, Jul 17, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jul 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us to tinker with everyone’s favorite builder bricks. We’ll create models of unique and interesting plant life from across the globe and earn prizes in our plant trivia game! For ages 13 – 17.

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about cultures and faiths around the world through celebrations happening this summer. Explore the traditions of Summer Solstice, Obon, and Paryushana Parva. Then write a story about your family or favorite summer memory.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Fri, Jul 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a relaxing night of basic acrylic painting and learn simple techniques and composition to create a landscape inspired by the One Book, One County book L.A. Weather by María Amparo Escandón.  

Wed, Jul 31, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
During the Summer Olympics, athletes from over 200 countries participate in hundreds of athletic events. Join us to make an origami ball and use it to compete in challenges and games here at the library.