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Book Club

In-Person Program

2023-06-02 10:30:00 2023-06-02 11:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Book Club Join our monthly book club for an engaging discussion of our latest selection, "All That She Carried" by Tiya Miles. For adults. Claremont Helen Renwick Library - Meeting Room

Friday, June 02
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2023-06-02 10:30:00 2023-06-02 11:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Book Club Join our monthly book club for an engaging discussion of our latest selection, "All That She Carried" by Tiya Miles. For adults. Claremont Helen Renwick Library - Meeting Room

Join our monthly book club for an engaging discussion of our latest selection, "All That She Carried" by Tiya Miles. For adults.

Find a copy of All That She Carried in the library catalog here. A limited number of copies will be located at the Claremont Library. Please contact the library at 909.621.4902 with any questions. 

Upcoming selections and meetings:

July 7 - The Last Green Valley by Mark Sullivan


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.

AGE GROUP: | Older Adults | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Books, Poetry, & Writing |

TAGS: | Juneteenth | Book Club |

Claremont Helen Renwick Library

Phone: 909.621.4902

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

About the branch

Claremont Library was founded in 1914. It has been at its current location since 1928. The present building opened on April 25, 1975. The Friends of the Claremont Public Library was founded in 1957.

Upcoming events

Thu, Jul 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
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.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Jul 19, 10:20am - 10:50am
Meeting Room
Babies will discover steady beat through lap and floor games and dancing. Parents will learn how to encourage their baby in music play, while increasing their repertoire of children’s music. For ages 6 months - 2 years, with caregiver
This event is full

Fri, Jul 19, 11:10am - 11:40am
Meeting Room
Babies will discover steady beat through lap and floor games and dancing. Parents will learn how to encourage their baby in music play, while increasing their repertoire of children’s music. For ages 6 months - 2 years, with caregiver
This event is full

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Terrariums are a great way to add a little greenery to your desk. Join us as we make some colorful succulent sand terrariums. Learn about the history of terrariums and their growth in popularity over the years. For ages 13 – 17.

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room
Join us for our Shibori Tie-Dyeing class where we will demonstrate techniques that will allow you to produce different designs on fabric. Shibori is a Japanese resist dyeing technique used to produce indigo patterns after treatment. For adults 18+
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Visiting artist Ana Parkinson will help you create fused, colorful glass bookmarks! The pieces will be ready for you to pick up a couple of weeks later at the library. For ages 6 – 17
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 10:15am - 10:45am
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 event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
LA County Department of Public Health is partnering with LA County Library to provide FREE School Readiness Vaccines for Kids and COVID-19 Vaccines for all ages. Health insurance is not required but will be requested if insured.
Register

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Why make a masterpiece when you can make a disaster? Well here is your chance! Make a sculpture, structure, drawing, necklace, mobile—whatever you want. Join us for a laid-back afternoon and make the worst piece of art of your dreams.  For ages 12-17

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join the Travelling Naturalists as they read animal stories and introduce us to the real thing! Children will be able to meet and learn about animals, their behavior, and their environment! For ages 3 – 12 with a parent or caregiver.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Celebrate the end of the Summer Discovery Program on a high note, join us for our BIG, exciting drop-in Karaoke Bash! Meet new friends, enjoy some tasty treats, and celebrate a summer well read! For ages 3 – 12 with a parent or caregiver

Fri, Aug 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room
Create incredible shrinking art using shrink plastic. Make charms that can be used to make a key chain, necklace, earrings, or magnet! For ages 12 – 17

Rescheduled
Fri, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Friday, August 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Create incredible shrinking art using shrink plastic. Make charms that can be used to make a key chain, necklace, earrings, or magnet! For ages 12 – 17

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Make your own bird feeder, create a fly through restaurant for our avian neighbors, and learn the different methods of bird identification with library books and smartphone apps.   For Adults 18+

Thu, Aug 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
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, Aug 16, 10:20am - 10:50am
Meeting Room
Join us as Iwalani Venerable teaches about snare drums, bucket drumming, and indigenous drumming techniques! Children will let out their inner musician as well as learn about new instruments! Ages 6 months-2 years with parent or guardian
This event is full

Fri, Aug 16, 11:10am - 11:40am
Meeting Room
Join us as Iwalani Venerable teaches about snare drums, bucket drumming, and indigenous drumming techniques! Children will let out their inner musician as well as learn about new instruments! Ages 6 months-2 years with parent or guardian
This event is full