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Smarty Pants Storytime

In-Person Program

2024-06-05 10:30:00 2024-06-05 11:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Smarty Pants Storytime 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. Acton Agua Dulce Library - Meeting Room

Wednesday, June 05
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-06-05 10:30:00 2024-06-05 11:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Smarty Pants Storytime 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. Acton Agua Dulce Library - 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.

This program is part of Smart Start at the Library, LA County Library's collection of programs and services for early learners ages 0 - 5 and their caregivers.

Attendance is limited, and advance registration is required. Please register every individual in your party, including kids. This will be used to save your spots in the program. We cannot guarantee availability for any unregistered attendees. 

Program and materials provided in collaboration with DMH and MHSA.

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AGE GROUP: | Toddlers | Preschoolers |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime |

TAGS: | Smarty Pants Storytime | Smart Start |

Acton Agua Dulce Library

Phone: 661.269.7101

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19 due to Juneteenth
Mon, Jun 17 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
(Juneteenth)
Thu, Jun 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 Closed

About the branch

In 2003, John Brevidoro and his brother, Robert, donated 1.5 acres of land on Crown Valley Road in Acton to the County of Los Angeles for the site of a new County library to serve the residents of the communities of Acton and Agua Dulce in northern Los Angeles County. The Brevidoro brothers donated the land in memory of their parents, Christopher C. and Ida G. Brevidoro, the founders of the Colombo Lilac Ranch in Acton.

The library itself is named in honor of their father, Christopher Colombo Brevidoro, who emigrated from Genoa, Italy to California in November 1920. The children's reading area within the library is named in honor of their mother, Ida Ghio Brevidoro, a native Southern Californian.

The Library opened on September 29, 2010.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Celebrate SDP by dropping off your stuffed animal for a sleepover at the library. Drop off Thursday between 2 - 6 pm. Make them a blanket, read them a story, and then tuck them in. Friday, pick up your animal friend. For ages 3 – 10. 

Tue, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about illusory motion and our persistence of vision by making a thaumatrope – an optical illusion toy that dates back to the Victorian era! For ages 13 - 18.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
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, Jun 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us as Chef Andy Matsuda from the Sushi Chef Institute who will teach the basics of sushi preparation. For adults.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.

Mon, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Paint an L.A. Weather Landscape inspired by our One Book, One County book, L.A. Weather by María Amparo Escandón. For adults.

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Have you ever wondered what lies beneath the surface of the sea? This Summer Discovery Program will teach you about the fascinating animals that inhabit the ocean and create your very own undersea ecosystem. For ages 5 - 12.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.

Tue, Jul 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about Morse code and create a top-secret accessory. Write your name or favorite phrase using beads and the rules of Morse code. You’ll leave with a new piece of jewelry that only those who understand Morse code can decipher! For ages 13 – 17.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
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.

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join gardener Joan Borgman for a hands-on workshop and make your own beautiful succulent terrariums to take home! You'll learn how to care for your succulents and how to help them grow.  All materials will be provided. For adults.

Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room
Today, Summer Discovery has us exploring rainbows. An experiment that includes chemistry and fine motor skills to boot! This fizzy rainbow activity is an excellent and easy way to explore rainbows with your preschoolers. For ages 3 - 5.