Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

October 19, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Other
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Children and parents are invited to the Lego Club at the MPL to build and play. Come by, get creative and build anything. You are only limited by the building materials, which we provide. For children 2-12 and their families. ...

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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 "Children" group.

Little Listeners

October 21, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Participate in active and engaging stories, songs, and craft for young listeners. Siblings are welcome. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Barks and Books

October 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Literacy
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Literacy

Barks and Books

In partnership with the Pasadena Humane Society and the SPCA. Read to a furry friend! This reading enrichment program offers children the opportunity to boost their reading confidence in a relaxed environment. Sessions are 10 minutes and space is limited.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Homework Help

October 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Event Details:
Having trouble with your homework? Pro-Active Tutoring provides free pre-screened tutuors. Tutors assist students from Kindergarten to 8th grade in subjects such as reading, language arts, math, Spanish and Mandarin. Stop by during the scheduled time...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Literacy Center Writing Club

October 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Literacy
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Heritage Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
Improve grammar and writing skills, and have fun learning to write better! Write in a group setting and practice writing poems, stories, letters, and more. Share your creativity and voice with others. The writing club meets the first and third Monday...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Monday Movie Night

October 21, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Movies
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone, Children
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Bring the whole family, your pillow and favorite stuffed friend to watch a movie. Sponsored by Friends of the Monrovia Public Library. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Storytime

October 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, rhymes, games, and motion, in addition to books, to help babies learn and grow. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Homework Help

October 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Event Details:
Having trouble with your homework? Pro-Active Tutoring provides free pre-screened tutuors. Tutors assist students from Kindergarten to 8th grade in subjects such as reading, language arts, math, Spanish and Mandarin. Stop by during the scheduled time...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novel T's Book Club

October 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Book Clubs
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
October 22 - The Language of Life: DNA and the Revolution in Personalized Medicine by Francis S. Collins November 19 - The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seierstad for November. ANNUAL POTLUCK! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Play With Me Storytime

October 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Storytimes
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes

Play with Me

Join our play group and fun learning activities, including one-to-one play time, followed by lap-sit and circle time. Sing, play, write, talk, and read! Parent or caregiver must be present. Ages: 0-5.
Event Details:
Join us for our weekly Play With Me story-time! Enjoy some one-on-one play time with your child, introduce them to socialization, meet other local parents/guardians! Ms. Ashley will also sing songs and read some books to the kids, and...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

Culture and Conversation

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Literacy
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Heritage Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
Practice speaking English by discussing and reading the 'News for You' weekly newspaper in a friendly and relaxed setting. Build confidence in your work, school, family and social life. The group meets every Wednesday from 6:00-7:30 pm. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak Easy

October 24, 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Literacy
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Heritage Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
Join us for round-table talking and practice speaking English in a friendly and relaxed setting. New topics weekly, including: popular culture, work and jobs, health, and more. Build confidence in your work, school, family, and social life. The group...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stop, Drop, & Make

October 24, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Magazine Area
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Relax on your own or with a friend for a self-guided craft/make/DIY time. Project materials and instructions will be provided to drop-in and enjoy. Bring your own projects, try one of ours and while at the library explore our diverse collection of DI...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Zombie Scavenger Hunt

October 25, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Special Events
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Library-Wide
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Details:
Have you got what it takes to survive a zombie attack? Solve puzzles and race against the clock to escape the army of the undead. This is an after-hours program for teens 6th grade and up. For 6th grade and up. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Storytime Time

October 26, 2019
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Storytimes
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us for Storytime Time. We will use stories, songs, rhymes, puppets and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills in young children. Fun will be had. All children must be accompanied by an adult. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Little Listeners

October 28, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Participate in active and engaging stories, songs, and craft for young listeners. Siblings are welcome. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Homework Help

October 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Event Details:
Having trouble with your homework? Pro-Active Tutoring provides free pre-screened tutuors. Tutors assist students from Kindergarten to 8th grade in subjects such as reading, language arts, math, Spanish and Mandarin. Stop by during the scheduled time...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Literacy Center Book Club—Read, Think, Talk

October 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Literacy
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Heritage Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy
Event Details:
The Adult Literacy Center Book Club invites learners to attend and improve comprehension, vocabulary, and speaking skills. Gain an understanding of classic and contemporary writings in a small group setting. Become an active reader and learn how to t...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

NaNoWriMo Kick-off

October 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Special Events
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Accept the challenge to write a short novel in one month with us by participating in National Novel Writing Month! Meet your fellow writers at this kick-off event. For all of November, we’ll be hosting weekly Come Write Ins for you to connect with ot...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Storytime

October 29, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Monrovia Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, rhymes, games, and motion, in addition to books, to help babies learn and grow. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.