The following special programs will be held during the month of July at Yolo County’s Winters Community Library, located at 708 Railroad Avenue in Winters:
• Summer Reading Program 2017: Reading By Design: May 26 – August 19. Come for prizes, activities, and fun. Visit the library to sign up and receive a free gift! Find out more at: www.yolocountylibrary.org.
• Read off Your Fines!: May 26 – August 19. This year, the Read Off Your Fines campaign will be held in conjunction with the Summer Reading Program. Young adults and children (ages 17 and under) will be able to deduct $1.00 from their fines for every 15 minutes spent reading a book of their choice in the library and also use those minutes toward earning incentives in the Summer Reading Program.
• July 5: Appendage Art, Tile, and Alcohol Ink Art, 2:00 p.m. Invent unique, strange and alien plants, animals, and scenes using doodles, dots, fingerprints, thumbprints and hand and foot outlines. Let’s get the creative juices flowing!
• July 12: Jose and New Culture, 2:00 p.m. Master the magic behind blending songs and sounds together using turntables with Jose Vasquez and learn how to draw to the beat with Jose Fierro from NewCultureCo.
• July 19: Ohana Dance Group: Moana, 2:00 p.m. Join us for a rich cultural experience celebrating the stories, songs and dances of the Hawaiian Islands with live chants and pre-recorded music. This interactive event encourages audience participation in hula traditions and dances.
• July 26: Jon Lopez Magic Show, 2:00 p.m. Come for a high energy magic show designed to astound and amuse all audience members.
The following ongoing programs continue in July:
• Needle Arts: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m.
• Family Story Time: Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
• Literary Trails: Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m.
• Lego Block Party: 2nd Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
• Hora de Cuentos/Bi-lingual Story Time: Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by First 5 Yolo.
• Family Movie: Last Saturday of the month at 2:00 p.m. All movies are ‘Family Friendly’ (rated G or PG). Call the library for the title at (530) 795-4955.
Yolo County Library branches will be closed on July 4 in observance of Independence Day. On July 17, all Yolo County Library branches will only be open from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. due to an All Staff Meeting. The Winters Community Library is on the following School Break Schedule from May 22 through August 20:
• Mondays and Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
• Tuesday and Thursdays: 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
• Fridays and Saturdays: 1:00 pm. to 5:00 p.m.
• Sundays: Closed
Except where noted, all programs are sponsored by the Winters Friends of the Library, are free to attend and no registration is required. For more information, contact library staff at (530) 795-4955, visit the Yolo County Library at: www.yolocountylibrary.org (see calendar for Winters Community Library-specific events) or connect with the Yolo County Library on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/yolocountylibrary.org.