Thousand Oaks Library to Celebrate National Library Week, April 9-15, 2017

Join the celebration as the Thousand Oaks Library honors National Library Week, April 9 through April 15, 2017. The theme for this year is Libraries Transform, and the Thousand Oaks Library will offer a full slate of programs and activities along with its usual mix of in-house and online resources designed to inform and inspire.

The week kicks off at the Grant R. Brimhall Library on Monday, April 10, with a 1 p.m. screening of the film, Miss Peregrine's School for Peculiar Children. On Tuesday, April 11, we have music at noon from Cabrillo Musical Theatre. Newbury Park Library follows with 3D Model Building at 1 p.m., and a 7 p.m. showing of the film, Dude, Where's My Car.

The fun continues at the Brimhall Library on Wednesday, April 12, with Toddler Play & Learn classes in the morning, and a STEAM program for tweens and teens at 6:30 p.m., then on Friday, April 14, offers Kindermusik in the morning, and Adult Coloring at 3:30 p.m. We finish up the week on Saturday, April 15. Local musician Craig Newton will perform, “A History of Music,” at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Brimhall Library.

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) each April. National Library Week recognizes the contributions of our nation's libraries and promotes library use and literacy.

The Grant R. Brimhall Library is located at 1401 E Janss Rd., Thousand Oaks. The Newbury Park Library is at 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. For more information call 805-449-2660, option 5, or check the Library calendar of events at www.tolibrary.org.