Calendar

Calendar

Oct
20
Sat
Kid’s Book Party & Author Forum @ Santa Cruz Downtown Public Library
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

BOOK PARTY for KIDS AGES 3-8 (10:00a -12:00p) with author readings, awesome activities, and goodies! Followed by Q&A FORUM for EDUCATORS (12:15p -1:00p) featuring authors Eve Bunting, Eric Hoffman, Diane Landy, and Kathy Ellen Davis. Let’s talk about books, writing, & superpower play in the classroom. Bring questions & leave inspired. 15% of book sales will be donated to the Friends of the SC Public Libraries. Seating will be limited, so come early! For more info, see: adventureswithzap.com/bookparty

Kid’s Book Party & Author Forum @ Santa Cruz Downtown Public Library
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

BOOK PARTY for KIDS AGES 3-8 (10:00a -12:00p) with author readings, awesome activities, and goodies!

Followed by Q&A FORUM for EDUCATORS (12:15p -1:00p) featuring authors Eve Bunting, Eric Hoffman, Diane Landy, and Kathy Ellen Davis. Let’s talk about books, writing, & superpower play in the classroom. Bring questions & leave inspired.

15% of book sales will be donated to the Friends of the SC Public Libraries. Seating will be limited, so come early! For more info, see: adventureswithzap.com/bookparty

Oct
28
Sun
Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt: Santa Cruz Noir @ Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (MAH)
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Have you ever played the board game clue? Come to the MAH and play a live action version for a thrilling and riddle-packed Murder Mystery Game Day. Unravel who murdered notorious Santa Cruz private investigator Harlow Lindsay through a series of clues and activities. The clues will lead you to the weapon of choice, the location of the crime, and the murderer. This is a free, drop in event for all ages created with the Santa Cruz Public Libraries & Editor of Santa Cruz Noir, Susie Bright.

Nov
3
Sat
Author Talk: Santa Cruz Noir @ Santa Cruz Downtown Public Library
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm

SCPL welcomes Susie Bright, editor of Santa Cruz Noir, and other distinguished writers, Ariel Gore, Elizabeth McKenzie, and Micah Perks?, who contributed to this work of regional noir tales to discuss their writing and read some brief excerpts from the collection. Expect the second half of the program to include some audience engagement and Q&A with our distinguished panel of writers.

Nov
6
Tue
Essentials of Advance Directives @ Downtown Branch Library
Nov 6 @ 11:00 am

Planning ahead for your healthcare is a gift you can give to yourself and those you love. Learn how an Advance Directive can help make your wishes known, and how to talk about advance healthcare planning with your loved ones. This engaging presentation from Hospices of Santa Cruz County walks you through the exact steps to take to complete your Advance Directive. For more information contact Vanessa at Hospice of Santa Cruz County 831-430-3047.

Nov
13
Tue
Advance Directive Individual Sessions @ Santa Cruz Downtown Branch Library
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Planning ahead for your healthcare is a gift you can give to yourself and those you love. Schedule a one-on-one appointment to complete your Advance Directive with support. You’ll meet with a trained advance healthcare planning volunteer from Hospice of Santa Cruz County to complete your form. You can even get your Advance Directive witnessed to make it a legal document. Registration required.

Appointments available from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, Tuesday November 13th at the Santa Cruz Downtown Library. Call Vanessa at Hospice of Santa Cruz County to schedule your individual appointment at 831-430-3047.