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Adult 101: Mindfulness

In-Person Program

2022-05-05 16:00:00 2022-05-05 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Adult 101: Mindfulness Practice mindfulness as you decorate your own mandala and learn ways to stay focused and relaxed. For tweens and teens, ages 12 - 18. Norwalk Library - Meeting Room

Thursday, May 05
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-05-05 16:00:00 2022-05-05 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Adult 101: Mindfulness Practice mindfulness as you decorate your own mandala and learn ways to stay focused and relaxed. For tweens and teens, ages 12 - 18. Norwalk Library - Meeting Room

Norwalk Library

Meeting Room

Practice mindfulness as you decorate your own mandala and learn ways to stay focused and relaxed. For tweens and teens, ages 12 - 18.

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. 

This event is held in-person. LA County Public Health strongly encourages masks and physical distancing indoors regardless of vaccination status. Masks will continue to be available for customers upon request. Please see the Guidelines for Attendees during the registration process for more information.

This program is funded by the County of Los Angeles Probation Department through the Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act (JJCPA). JJCPA/Probation requires the collection of data on program participants including full name, date of birth, ethnicity, gender, zip code, and signature. Guardian consent is also required to participate.

AGE GROUP: | Teens |

EVENT TYPE: | Health & Wellness | Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies |

TAGS: | Art Activity | Adult 101 |

Norwalk Library

Phone: 562.868.0775

Hours
Mon, Apr 15 Closed
Tue, Apr 16 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 Closed

About the branch

Norwalk Library started out in July, 1913 as the 17th branch of the Los Angeles County Free Library through the efforts of a committee of the Commercial Club. The collection of 500 books was housed in a second floor room of the Stiffler Building at 537 E. Front Street. In 1919, Hattie Sproul, a member of the city's founding family, supervised the library.

When oil was discovered in nearby Santa Fe Springs in the 1920's there was a population boom in Norwalk; the library's collection and circulation also increased to the point that it needed a building of its own. In January, 1926, the library moved to new quarters built by Charles Stage at 13620 S. San Antonio Drive.

In 1956, a year before the city was incorporated, a new library building was opened across from the old one on San Antonio Drive. In just 13 years, the collection outgrew that facility despite the addition of a wing to accommodate the expanding children's department.

The city inaugurated the opening to public service of the 39,000 square foot building at 12350 Imperial Highway in July 1969. The Library was dedicated on Saturday, July 19, 1969

Upcoming events

Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day) as we celebrate children and families around the world. For ages 5 – 12 with parent or caregiver.

Wed, Apr 24, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
In response to an increase in fentanyl and other opioid related overdoses, we've partnered with the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health and California Department of Health Care Services to offer free doses of Naloxone (Narcan).

Wed, May 01, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
In response to an increase in fentanyl and other opioid related overdoses, we've partnered with the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health and California Department of Health Care Services to offer free doses of Naloxone (Narcan).

Wed, May 08, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
In response to an increase in fentanyl and other opioid related overdoses, we've partnered with the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health and California Department of Health Care Services to offer free doses of Naloxone (Narcan).

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
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, May 15, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
In response to an increase in fentanyl and other opioid related overdoses, we've partnered with the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health and California Department of Health Care Services to offer free doses of Naloxone (Narcan).

Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us in commemorating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! Explore the art of Japanese cuisine with Chef Andy Matsuda from the Sushi Chef Institute, who will demonstrate the art of sushi preparation. Come learn the basics with us! For adults 18+

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
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, May 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Join us to learn about The Power of Positive Parenting and explore strategies to take home and try with your family. This seminar will be led by an accredited Triple P Positive Parenting Program librarian. For parents and caregivers of ages 3 - 12.