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Yoga for Kids

In-Person Program

2023-06-03 11:00:00 2023-06-03 12:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Yoga for Kids Join us for a yoga session with Petra Poschmann who will cover breathing, stretching and wellness techniques that can soothe the mind, alleviate stress and improve fitness For ages 5 - 12 Willowbrook Library - Meeting Room

Saturday, June 03
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-03 11:00:00 2023-06-03 12:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Yoga for Kids Join us for a yoga session with Petra Poschmann who will cover breathing, stretching and wellness techniques that can soothe the mind, alleviate stress and improve fitness For ages 5 - 12 Willowbrook Library - Meeting Room

Willowbrook Library

Meeting Room

Join us for a yoga session with Petra Poschmann who will cover breathing, stretching and wellness techniques that can soothe the mind, alleviate stress and improve fitness For ages 5 - 12

Yoga mats will be provided for participants. 

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Health & Wellness |

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Willowbrook Library

Phone: 323.564.5698

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

Willowbrook Library occupies a very special place in the history of the County of Los Angeles Public Library. The Los Angeles County Free Library, as it was then called, was founded September 5, 1912.

On Christmas Eve Day, 1912, the County Librarian received a petition from the residents of the Willowbrook Community, requesting that Willowbrook have the first County branch library. This petition was followed up with a long distance call from Mrs. Belle Jenks offering her services and her home for the purpose.

Both offers were accepted and on April 23, 1913, Willowbrook opened as the first branch library of the Los Angeles County Public Library with an initial shipment of 50 books. The library was open for 2 days in April 1913 and circulated 18 books.

In July 1919, the library was moved to a room in the Post Office at rental of $20.00 a month (later reduced during the Depression to $15.00 a month).

In 1950, a library was built on El Segundo Boulevard but was damaged by fire during the 1965 Watts riots. Rebuilt with community donations and dedicated in June 1966, Willowbrook Library served the community at the El Segundo location until the library was relocated to the Kenneth Hahn Plaza in 1987.

On July 28, 2018, Willowbrook Library opened to the public at its new location: 11737 Wilmington Ave, Los Angeles, 90059.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jul 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Coco coir planters are made from the husks of coconuts which can be planted in the ground with no waste.  This workshop will help you start your seeds for your summer garden using this environmentally friendly material. For Adults.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Have fun with your toddler as they explore their sense of touch using a Sensory Cube. Toddlers will explore different textures and create their own sensory cube to explore at home. For ages 2 – 4 with their parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jul 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn about the different types of sharks there are and why they're important for our ecosystem & then create your own corner shark bookmark and other fun shark crafts! For ages 5 - 12 with an adult.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
A suncatcher is decorative art used to catch and reflect sunlight, creating beautiful displays of color. Join us as we make radiant suncatchers and discuss their origins across multiple cultures and regions.  For Ages 13 - 17.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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
What makes some objects sink and others float? Join us to learn about buoyancy, build your own boat with provided materials and then put your boat to the test; will it sink or float?! Recommended for ages 5 -12  with an adult.

Mon, Aug 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
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.

Tue, Aug 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ice cream is a great way to cool off in the summer. Did you know you can make your very own in a bag? Join us as we learn the science of ice cream and enjoy our delicious creations. For Ages 13 - 17.

Wed, Aug 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ever wonder what the deep sea is really like? Wonder no more! Come join us to learn about the deep sea and its various creatures ! Then create your own magical mason jar aquarium! Recommended for ages 5 - 12  with an adult.