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Monday, July 22,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Monday, July 22,2019

Popcorn Popsicles Star Wars - Clone Wars 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cool off from the summer heat with an indoor movie and sweet and salty treats!

Monday, July 22,2019

Owen Brown Altadenas First Celebrity - Paul Ayers 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

For Altadena Historical Society\'s July quarterly program, Paul Ayers will give a new talk on Owen Brown, son of famed abolitionist John Brown, Altadena (and Pasadena)\'s first celebrity. Paul\'s talks tend to be popular; be sure to arrive early to get a good seat!

Tuesday, July 23,2019

Summer Reading Mad Science 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Mad Science will take children on a scientific voyage of discovery!

Tuesday, July 23,2019

All Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Tuesday, July 23,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Wednesday, July 24,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Wednesday, July 24,2019

Tween Space Potter Trivia Review 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Tweens ages 10-12 are invited to discuss hot topics, including Harry Potter, graphic novels, and movies, and to have a blast doing crafts and activities! Meet new friends and deepen your knowledge over lively conversation!

Wednesday, July 24,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, July 25,2019

Elementary Activity Time 2:00 p.m.

Elementary kids, ages 5-12, will love this time to play games, do a craft, and engage in a variety of activities made just for them. Every Thursday, materials for a new activity will be set up for people to drop in at their leisure, be creative, and have fun!

Thursday, July 25,2019

Off My Head Storytelling with Ty Fance Mary Serradas Lan Tran Rich Tackenberg Amanda Pomeroy Roy Cruz Janae Williams 7:30 p.m.

Join \"Off My Head\" Storytelling for another show of often funny, sometimes poignant, always authentic personal stories. Ty Fance. An author of his book of autobiographical short stories Off My Head and Over the Fence and a producer of the story telling show - Off My Head a lasting storytelling exp...

Friday, July 26,2019

Mac to the Max 1:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s Macbooks and an experienced Mac user will be standing by in the Main Library\'s FabLab to assist new Mac users as they learn how to navigate this popular operating system. Already an experienced Mac user? Come try your skills on apps like Final Cut Pro (video editing) and Photosh...

Friday, July 26,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Saturday, July 27,2019

23rd Annual Free Summer Concert ReLoVe Reggae and Soul 7:00 p.m.

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff\'s Support Group of Altadena presents the 23nd Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring ReLoVe who will play Reggae, and Soul. These concerts have been made possible by the generous sup...

Monday, July 29,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Tuesday, July 30,2019

All Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\\\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by communit...

Wednesday, July 31,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Wednesday, July 31,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Wednesday, August 1,2018

Altadena Farmers Market 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

This certified market has 30 booths selling fresh fruits and vegetables as well as prepared and pre-packaged food that may be enjoyed onsite at the market setting of Loma Alta Park. There's also local crafts and music! Altadena Community Garden is the proud sponsor of the market. For more informati...

Thursday, August 1,2019

FabLab Open Hours 2:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Friday, August 2,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Friday, August 2,2019

Mac to the Max 1:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s Macbooks and an experienced Mac user will be standing by in the Main Library\'s FabLab to assist new Mac users as they learn how to navigate this popular operating system. Already an experienced Mac user? Come try your skills on apps like Final Cut Pro (video editing) and Photosh...

Saturday, August 3,2019

23rd Annual Free Summer Concert Live From Earth Pat Benatar Tribute 7:00 p.m.

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff\'s Support Group of Altadena presents the 23nd Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring Live From Earth who will provide a Pat Benatar Tribute. These concerts have been made possible b...

Monday, August 5,2019

3D Printer Open Hours Bob Lucas Branch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Bob Lucas Memorial Library offers free, public access to its 3D printer, materials and software to make objects. The public may submit requests to have objects printed by library staff or reserve a time to use the 3D printer. For more information, visit http://www.altadenalibrary.org/3d-printing...

Tuesday, August 6,2019

All Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Tuesday, August 6,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Wednesday, August 7,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, August 8,2019

FabLab Open Hours 2:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Friday, August 9,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Friday, August 9,2019

Mac to the Max 1:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s Macbooks and an experienced Mac user will be standing by in the Main Library\'s FabLab to assist new Mac users as they learn how to navigate this popular operating system. Already an experienced Mac user? Come try your skills on apps like Final Cut Pro (video editing) and Photosh...

Friday, August 9,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Saturday, August 10,2019

23rd Annual Free Summer Concert Upstream Reggae 7:00 p.m.

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff\'s Support Group of Altadena presents the 23nd Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring Upstream who will provide Reggae, Soca, and Caribbean tunes - bring your dancing shoes! These co...

Saturday, August 10,2019

Women in Science Panel 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Please join Altadena Library for a panel discussion celebrating the achievements of a group of talented scientific innovators. Moderated by Dr. Claire Newman, six women will discuss their unique journeys to where they are today, making an impact in the fields of astrophysics, engineering, biology, a...

Monday, August 12,2019

3D Printer Open Hours Bob Lucas Branch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Bob Lucas Memorial Library offers free, public access to its 3D printer, materials and software to make objects. The public may submit requests to have objects printed by library staff or reserve a time to use the 3D printer. For more information, visit http://www.altadenalibrary.org/3d-printing...

Monday, August 12,2019

Monday Movie Night at Main 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Cool off your summer Mondays with a free movie night at the Main Library!

Monday, August 12,2019

Friends Book Sorting 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Volunteers gather every Monday to sort through all the books, magazines, DVDs, etc. donated that week. If you re interested, stop by and join Altadena Library! No need to let the Library know in advance or stay the whole time, and the Library usually have someone in its Bookstore at the Main Libra...

Tuesday, August 13,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Tuesday, August 13,2019

All Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Wednesday, August 14,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, August 15,2019

FabLab Open Hours 2:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Friday, August 16,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Friday, August 16,2019

Mac to the Max 1:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s Macbooks and an experienced Mac user will be standing by in the Main Library\'s FabLab to assist new Mac users as they learn how to navigate this popular operating system. Already an experienced Mac user? Come try your skills on apps like Final Cut Pro (video editing) and Photosh...

Friday, August 16,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Friday, August 16,2019

Adult Crafting Bob Lucas Branch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Who says crafting is just for kids? Unleash your inner creativity and meet some new friends while you\'re at it! On the 3rd Friday of every month at Altadena Library will provide materials for a new adult craft. Everything will be ready so you can show up and let your creativity run wild!

Saturday, August 17,2019

Space Party and Movie Night 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Celebrate the end of an amazing summer at our Space Party & Movie Night! Inside the Main Library from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm: Showing of a Kids\' Movie (TBA), Mobile Planetarium and an Interactive Games for Teens. In the Parking Lot from 7:30pm-10:00pm: Showing of \"Star Wars: Rogue One\" on a huge, outdo...

Saturday, August 17,2019

23rd Annual Free Summer Concert My Generation 7:00 p.m.

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff\'s Support Group of Altadena presents the 23nd Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring My Generation who will present British Invasion Genre Rock. These concerts have been made possibl...

Monday, August 19,2019

3D Printer Open Hours Bob Lucas Branch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Bob Lucas Memorial Library offers free, public access to its 3D printer, materials and software to make objects. The public may submit requests to have objects printed by library staff or reserve a time to use the 3D printer. For more information, visit http://www.altadenalibrary.org/3d-printing...

Tuesday, August 20,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Tuesday, August 20,2019

All Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Wednesday, August 21,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, August 22,2019

FabLab Open Hours 2:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Friday, August 23,2019

Teen Game Zone 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Enter the Game Zone! Altadena Library have tons of party games, board games (everything from chess to Apples to Apples), and a PS4, WiiU, xBox One, and Nintendo Switch to suit any tournament you could ever want. You can even start a monthly Dungeons & Dragons campaign with your new gamer friends. Sn...

Friday, August 23,2019

Mac to the Max 1:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s Macbooks and an experienced Mac user will be standing by in the Main Library\'s FabLab to assist new Mac users as they learn how to navigate this popular operating system. Already an experienced Mac user? Come try your skills on apps like Final Cut Pro (video editing) and Photosh...

Friday, August 23,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Friday, August 23,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Saturday, August 24,2019

23rd Annual Free Summer Concert Dog N Butterfly 7:00 p.m.

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff\'s Support Group of Altadena presents the 23nd Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring Dog N Butterfly with their tribute to Heart. These concerts have been made possible by the genero...

Monday, August 26,2019

3D Printer Open Hours Bob Lucas Branch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Bob Lucas Memorial Library offers free, public access to its 3D printer, materials and software to make objects. The public may submit requests to have objects printed by library staff or reserve a time to use the 3D printer. For more information, visit http://www.altadenalibrary.org/3d-printing...

Tuesday, August 27,2019

All Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Tuesday, August 27,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Wednesday, August 28,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, August 29,2019

FabLab Open Hours 2:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Friday, August 30,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Friday, August 30,2019

Mac to the Max 1:00 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s Macbooks and an experienced Mac user will be standing by in the Main Library\'s FabLab to assist new Mac users as they learn how to navigate this popular operating system. Already an experienced Mac user? Come try your skills on apps like Final Cut Pro (video editing) and Photosh...

Friday, August 30,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Saturday, September 7,2019

23rd Annual Free Summer Concert The Who Experience 7:00 p.m.

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff\'s Support Group of Altadena presents the 23nd Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring The Who Experience - a tribute to The Who. These concerts have been made possible by the generous...

Thursday, October 17,2019

Learning Works Annual Gala Invest in a Drop Out 5:00 p.m.

Learning Works Charter School invites you to its 6th Annual Invest In A Dropout Fundraiser" to be held in a private home in Altadena. The mission of Learning Works Charter School is to provide a personalized, rigorous academic program and relevant life skills to traditionally under- served stu...

Tuesday, December 4,2018

Open Mic Night 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Enjoy unique performances by musicians, storytellers, poets, and more in the comfort of your neighborhood library. Some content may not be appropriate for all ages. Discretion is advised.

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