The City of Camarillo Public Library is located at 4101 Las Posas Road and is open Monday through Thursday from 10 am to 9 pm and Friday through Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. It can be reached at 805.388.5222. The library hosts year-round free activities and programs for the general public, many of which will be highlighted right here (for a complete rundown, visit the library's website at www.camarillolibrary.org.
Upcoming Programs (prior events periodically removed):
Must See Movies (Thursdays at 6:30PM; doors open at 6:15PM)
- 8/10 The Sense of an Ending (PG-13)
- 8/17 John Wick: Chapter 2 (R)
- 8/24 Life (R)
- 8/31 Everybody Loves Somebody (PG-13)
Summer Programs for Adults
Fiction by Design - Saturday, August 12, 10am – 12pm, Community Room Literary agent and editor, Toni Lopopolo, will discuss how you can design your own novel. She will explain what skills are needed to successfully write book-length fiction.
Sunday, August 20, at 2pm - This month we’ll be celebrating the best of Joni Mitchell! Join us on Sunday, when you will hear Kimberly Ford and world classic musicians share their passion for Joni’s music. They’ll be performing beautifully nuanced versions of the songs from every decade of Joni’s career - without resorting to “tribute band-style” mimicry.
Sunday, September 17, at 2pm - The Idiomatiques formed about three years ago, and recently became the first Gypsy Jazz band in history to place in Billboard’s contemporary jazz top 30 chart, spending eleven weeks there. Members of the band have worked with Michael Jackson, Boyz II Men, Michael McDonald & Larry Carlton among a host of other world renowned recording artists. www.theidiomatiques.com
Storytime at the Library:
Check the library website for details.
Wonderful Wacky Wednesdays Programs (June 21 to August 16; Every Wed at 10am and 2pm in the Community Room)
8/9: Musician Craig Newton - Come listen to “The Design of Music” with a variety of musical instruments.
8/16: Annie Banannie - Stories and balloons grand finale.
2017 Summer Reading Program Activities
Summer Storytimes: Mondays and Tuesdays, June 19 through August 14, 10 — 11am in the Pirate Ship. Our teen storytellers encourage participation in stories, songs, and crafts!
Crazy Crafts: Mondays - July 17 through August 14 (with Miss Susan) - 2-3pm in the Children’s Area. Create crafts from recycled materials such as bookmarks, puzzles, and other projects!
Pillow Pets & PJ’s Storytime: Tuesdays at 7pm in the Pirate Ship - Our talented teen storytellers present stories, songs and crafts. Wear your favorite PJ’s and join the fun.
Game Time Tuesdays: Tuesdays, June 20 through August 15 2-4pm in the Children’s Room - Games galore will be available. We’ll have Minute-to-Win-It competitions, board games, LEGOS, and supplies to create your own games!
Guards of Reading: Wednesdays, June 21 through August 16 3 to 4pm, Children’s Area - Ages 8 - 12. Welcome to the reading club. We do fun crafts and read fun books. If you love reading, come join us!
Sandbox Computers: 2 — 4pm in the Community Room - Space is limited! Free tickets will be handed out at the Children’s Desk starting at 1pm the day of the event. 6/24 (ages 6-16) Minecraft Modeling; 7/8 (ages 10-16) Multimedia Movies; 8/12 (ages 6-12) Hardware-Robots.