Here is a compilation of selected upcoming planned events at the E.P. Foster Library. All events are free and open to the public. The Library is located in Historic Downtown Ventura, 651 East Main Street, Ventura. (805) 648-2716 www.vencolibrary.org/locations/ep-foster-library.
Spanish Conversation Group
11/3, 10, 17,& 24 Saturdays @ 10:30am in the Rentfrow Room
Are you learning Spanish but need some practice speaking? Join this informal group to chat and practice your Español! Bring your own coffee!
Poetry Open Mic Night
10/18 & 25 and 11/1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 Thursdays @ 7:30-9pm in the Topping Room
On these Thursday nights, come join this group of writers as they meet in the Topping Room to share their work.
Twisted Stitchers Fiber Arts Club
11/1 & 15 Thursday @ 10:30am
Get together with makers from all across the fiber-arts world. Meet, teach, connect, share.
Ukulele Jam Session
10/22 and 11/26 Mondays @ 7-10pm in the Topping Room
Locals gather to play the ukulele on the first and third Monday of the month.
Opera Santa Barbara
10/12 Friday @ 12pm
Please join us for a free noontime concert presented by Opera Santa Barbara! Opera Santa Barbara will offer a concert featuring members of the Studio Artist Program. This concert series features a variety of popular and lesser-known arias and duets.
A California Native Plant Society Lecture
10/16 Tuesday @ 7-9pm in the Topping Room
Please join us for an interesting and enlightening lecture series presented by the California Native Plant Society, Channel Islands Chapter.
Adult STEAM Workshop
10/20 Saturday @2-3pm 3rd Saturday of the month
Do you want to learn about what's new in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM)? Each month a different themed program will be presented.
Veterans’ Resources Workshop with CalTAP– California Transition Assistance Program
11/3 Saturday @1-2:30pm
Join us for an informative program that will connect you with important federal and state Veterans benefits. Learn about: Veteran 101, CA benefits, financial literacy, educational benefits, business centers, and resources.
Venture(a) Out in the County: A Sierra Club Educational Series
Saving the Channel Islands Fox: The Interconnections between Land and Sea
11/13 Tuesday @ 5:30-7pm
Speakers: Pat Meyer & Keri Dearborn, Friends of the Island Fox
Adult STEAM Workshop
11/17 Saturday @2-3pm
3rd Saturday of the month. Each month a different themed program will be presented. See you in the Makerspace!
All Summer Reading (SR) Shows on the 2nd floor, all at 3pm
10/16, 23 & 30 Tuesdays @ 3-5pm
10/13, 20, & 27 Saturdays @ 10:30am-4pm
Build, Learn, and Play! Bring your imagination and experiment with creative designs. Children of all ages welcome!
Monday Craft Madness
10/15, 22 & 29 Mondays @ 10am-6pm
Drop-in craft table!
Horror in the Stacks: The Summoning
10/24 Wednesday @ 7:30-9pm
A Haunted Library Experience Starting from the Second Floor/Children’s Department Entrance
Kids & Teens of All Ages Welcome & No Free
Ages 9 & Under Must Have An Older Sibling or Guardian, Won’t You Come In?