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Monrovia Reads Van at Monroe Elementary

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tutor Training Workshop Series: Incorporating a Language Experience Activity

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Program at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Literacy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Tutor Training Workshop Series: Incorporating a Language Experience Activity with a Learners’ Particular Skill Level. April 18th and April 25th, 6-7pm PST Zoom. Dive into

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
Tutor Training Workshop Series: Incorporating a Language Experience Activity with a Learners’ Particular Skill Level. April 18th and April 25th, 6-7pm PST Zoom. Dive into this two-part workshop facilitated by Dianna Baycich, a Literacy Proje...
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Mayflower Elementary

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Game Hangout

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Community Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teen
Event Details:

  Come hangout and play some games! There will be Nintendo Switch games like Mario Kart & Smash Ultimate and plenty of board games too. No registration needed, drop-

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
  Come hangout and play some games! There will be Nintendo Switch games like Mario Kart & Smash Ultimate and plenty of board games too. No registration needed, drop-in anytime! Grades 6-12.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself. 

This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Bradoaks Elementary

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Study Hall

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Story Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Special Events
Age Group:
Teen
Event Details:

Calling all high schoolers! Getting ready for finals, AP testing, or other school projects? Need a place to study? Come meet with friends to study for exams, listen to music, an

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Calling all high schoolers! Getting ready for finals, AP testing, or other school projects? Need a place to study? Come meet with friends to study for exams, listen to music, and enjoy snacks at the library! Mondays April 15th, 22nd, and 29th 3...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Learner Book Club

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Program at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Literacy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

A Book Club for MPL Adult Literacy Services Learners.  Read books with a trained tutor and become an active reader.  Improve your reading comprehension, vocabulary,

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
A Book Club for MPL Adult Literacy Services Learners.  Read books with a trained tutor and become an active reader.  Improve your reading comprehension, vocabulary, and speaking skills. Every 2nd and 4th Monday of the month.  ...
This event is in the "0-5" group.

Baby Storytime

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Story Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Storytimes
Age Group:
0-5
Baby Storytime:

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help babies learn and grow.

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes

Baby Storytime

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help babies learn and grow.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Wild Rose

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Monthly Veterans Meetup

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Off Site
Program Type:
Veterans
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

The Monrovia Public Library’s Veterans Resource Center is partnering with our local Starbucks to host a monthly meetup for veterans and military service members. Join us the fourth

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Veterans
Event Details:
The Monrovia Public Library’s Veterans Resource Center is partnering with our local Starbucks to host a monthly meetup for veterans and military service members. Join us the fourth Tuesday of the month at Starbucks (239 W. Huntington Drive) at 6pm fo...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novel T's Book Club

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Story Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Book Clubs
Age Group:
Adults
Novel T’s Book Club:

Join us on the fourth Tuesday of every month for a lively book discussion of different genres, featuring a new facilitator each month.

Event Details:

The book club meets in the Story Room of the Library. Zoom option available for those that are interested. 6:30pm - welcome and chit/chat 6:45pm - discussion begins If

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs

Novel T’s Book Club

Join us on the fourth Tuesday of every month for a lively book discussion of different genres, featuring a new facilitator each month.
Event Details:
The book club meets in the Story Room of the Library. Zoom option available for those that are interested. 6:30pm - welcome and chit/chat 6:45pm - discussion begins If you are new to Novel T's Book Club, please email jandrewsheldon@gmail...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself. 

This event is in the "0-5" group.

Storytime

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Story Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Storytimes
Age Group:
0-5
Event Details:

Participate in active and engaging stories and songs for young listeners. Follow up with a sensory activity or craft project. Geared for ages 2-5 years. Siblings are welcome. 

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Participate in active and engaging stories and songs for young listeners. Follow up with a sensory activity or craft project. Geared for ages 2-5 years. Siblings are welcome.  ...
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Plymouth

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:45pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Pop-up Makerspace for Teens

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Teen Area at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teen
Event Details:

  Come and get creative on the last Wednesday of the month. Our makerspace cart includes supplies, tools, and ideas for making. Create your own zine, friendship bracelet, p

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Teen Area
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
  Come and get creative on the last Wednesday of the month. Our makerspace cart includes supplies, tools, and ideas for making. Create your own zine, friendship bracelet, pins, buttons and much more. Or explore coding with our Sphero Mini Bot...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Culture & Conversation

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Literacy Center at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Literacy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join us in-person or online and practice speaking English in a friendly and relaxed setting.  Read the "News for You" newspaper and explore new topics weekly, including: po

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Literacy Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
Join us in-person or online and practice speaking English in a friendly and relaxed setting.  Read the "News for You" newspaper and explore new topics weekly, including: popular culture, work and jobs, health, and more. Build confidence in...
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Monroe Elementary

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "6-11" group.

Video Game Free Play

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Story Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Special Events, Technology
Age Group:
6-11
Event Details:

Drop by the library and play some video games, on a big screen, on the 3rd Thursday of the month. We'll have a Nintendo Switch with a variety of multiplayer games ready to play. Op

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Special Events, Technology
Event Details:
Drop by the library and play some video games, on a big screen, on the 3rd Thursday of the month. We'll have a Nintendo Switch with a variety of multiplayer games ready to play. Open to all skill levels. No registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tutor Training Workshop Series: Part 2

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Program at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Literacy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Tutor Training Workshop Series: Incorporating a Language Experience Activity with a Learners’ Particular Skill Level. April 18th and April 25th, 6-7pm PST Zoom. Dive into

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
Tutor Training Workshop Series: Incorporating a Language Experience Activity with a Learners’ Particular Skill Level. April 18th and April 25th, 6-7pm PST Zoom. Dive into this two-part workshop facilitated by Dianna Baycich, a Literacy Proje...
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Mayflower Elementary

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nintendo Switch Basics and Open Gaming for Adults

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Curious about the Nintendo Switch but don’t know where to start? Then drop by our open learning times in spring to get hands on experience and advice from an expert staff member! O

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Curious about the Nintendo Switch but don’t know where to start? Then drop by our open learning times in spring to get hands on experience and advice from an expert staff member! Once you feel comfortable with the basic operation and handling of the ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself. 

This event is in the "0-5" group.
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Sensory-Friendly Morning

Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Youth Services Area at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Special Events
Age Group:
0-5, 6-11
Event Details:

Join us for a sensory-friendly early morning specifically for neurodivergent children, such as children with sensory processing challenges, autism spectrum disorder, and/or AD

Required
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Youth Services Area
Age Group: 0-5, 6-11
Program Type: Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Join us for a sensory-friendly early morning specifically for neurodivergent children, such as children with sensory processing challenges, autism spectrum disorder, and/or ADHD, to enjoy the library in a less stimulating environment. In additio...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "0-5" group.
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Celebration

Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Performances, Special Events
Age Group:
Everyone, 0-5, 6-11
Event Details:

Celebrate the contributions that generations of Asian Americans, native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders have made to American history, society, and culture. Enjoy a performance fr

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone, 0-5, 6-11
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Performances, Special Events
Event Details:
Celebrate the contributions that generations of Asian Americans, native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders have made to American history, society, and culture. Enjoy a performance from Aletheia's Hula Oia'i'o Dancers. Participate in crafts, stories, an...
This event is in the "6-11" group.

Monrovia Reads Van at Bradoaks Elementary

Monday, April 29, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Monrovia Reads Van
Program Type:
Roving Library
Age Group:
6-11
MR Van:

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Monrovia Reads Van
Age Group: 6-11
Program Type: Roving Library

MR Van

Visit our website to learn more about the Monrovia Reads Mobile Literacy Program!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Study Hall

Monday, April 29, 2024 at 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Story Room at Monrovia Public Library
Program Type:
Special Events
Age Group:
Teen
Event Details:

Calling all high schoolers! Getting ready for finals, AP testing, or other school projects? Need a place to study? Come meet with friends to study for exams, listen to music, an

Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Calling all high schoolers! Getting ready for finals, AP testing, or other school projects? Need a place to study? Come meet with friends to study for exams, listen to music, and enjoy snacks at the library! Mondays April 15th, 22nd, and 29th 3...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The City of Monrovia does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services, and activities. To ensure availability, you are advised to make your request at least 72-hours prior to the program or meeting you wish to attend. Please contact the library at 626-256-8274 for more information.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photography

There may be a photographer at this event:

Your presence at this event constitutes your consent to have you and/or your child(ren) photographed and to have your likeness and photograph used to promote and publicize other events at the library, or the library itself.