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Terrarium

DIY Terrarium

In-Person Program

2023-06-28 16:30:00 2023-06-28 17:30:00 America/Los_Angeles DIY Terrarium Bring the beauty of the outdoors inside! Join us at the library and learn how to create your own terrarium for your home, office, or personal space.  Available while supplies last. For Adults Acton Agua Dulce Library - Meeting Room

Wednesday, June 28
4:30pm - 5:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-28 16:30:00 2023-06-28 17:30:00 America/Los_Angeles DIY Terrarium Bring the beauty of the outdoors inside! Join us at the library and learn how to create your own terrarium for your home, office, or personal space.  Available while supplies last. For Adults Acton Agua Dulce Library - Meeting Room

Bring the beauty of the outdoors inside! Join us at the library and learn how to create your own terrarium for your home, office, or personal space.  Available while supplies last. For Adults

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. 

Acton Agua Dulce Library

Phone: 661.269.7101

Hours
Mon, Jun 10 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 11 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 12 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 13 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 14 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 15 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 16 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

Thu, Jun 13, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Join us for our first Summer Discovery program where you get to join Drones4kids for a brand new drone-flying program in the library community room! Come, fly a drone, and learn how drones are utilized in different careers. For ages 5 – 17. 

Rescheduled
Thu, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
New date Thursday, June 13, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Join us for our first Summer Discovery program where you get to join Drones4kids for a brand new drone-flying program in the library community room! Come, fly a drone, and learn how drones are utilized in different careers. For ages 5 – 17. 

Mon, Jun 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room
Have fun with your toddler this summer exploring their sense of touch using a Sensory Cube. Toddlers will explore textures that are rough, smooth, soft, and more and create their own sensory cube to explore at home. For ages 2 - 4 with caregiver.

Tue, Jun 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

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.

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.