Library Events and Activities
Thousand Oaks Reads, One City One Book Selection - Mary Coin by Marisa Silver.
Cultural Bus Tour
Saturday, Sept 20 - 9:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Bus leaves and returns to Newbury Park Branch
Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library host a visit to The Autry Center where you will get a guided tour of the new exhibit "Route 66: The Road and the Romance." Cost is $26 for members and $31 for non-members, includes bus, driver's gratuity, and admission. Reservations required, call Carol at 805-480-1450.
Used Book Sale
Friday, August 29 - 6:00 -8:30 p.m. - Newbury Park Branch (Friends members get early sale from 3-5 p.m.)
Saturday, August 30 - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Newbury Park Branch
Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library host their two-day summer Used Book Sale. Get good condition used books at a great price. Proceeds benefit Library programs and collections. www.toaks.org/library or www.ftol.org
Both Libraries will be CLOSED on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day.
Robin Williams Film Series at Newbury Park Branch
Tuesday, Sept. 2 - 7:00 p.m. - JUMANJI (PG, 1995, TriStar, 104 min.)
Tuesday, Sept. 9 - 7:00 p.m. - DEAD POETS SOCIETY (PG, 1989, Buena Vista, 128 min.)
Monday, Sept. 22 - 7:00 p.m. - GOOD MORNING VIETNAM (R, 1987, Buena Vista, 121 Min.)
Tuesday, Sept. 30 - 7:00 p.m. - GOOD WILL HUNTING (R, 1997, Miramax, 126 min.)
Free screenings of these films honoring the late great Oscar winning actor.
Friendly Book Discussion
Thursday, Sept. 4 - 6:30 p.m. - Grant R. Brimhall Library
Friends of the Library host this discussion of a different book each month. For more information, contact Sai Chandavarkar at 805-241-5205 or at email@example.com
Splat! Boom! Bang!
Saturday, Sept. 6 - 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Grant R. Brimhall Library and 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Newbury Park Branch
All ages will enjoy this engaging performance of percussive storytelling by local musician Cory Hills. The Grammy-nominated musician fuses elements of classical music with storytelling and percussion.
Monday, Sept. 8 - 1:00-3:00 p.m. - Grant R. Brimhall Library
Free screening of the 2013 CAPTAIN PHILLIPS starring Academy Award winner Tom Hanks. Inspired by the true stroy of Richard Phillips, a U.S. Cargo ship captain and his crew who were overtaken by Somali pirates. Rated PG-13, Columbia, 133 min. Bring your own snacks and enjoy.
Monday, Sept. 15 - 1:00-3:00 p.m. - Grant R. Brimhall Library
Free screening of the 2013 Lee Daniel's THE BUTLER starring Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker as a White House butler. A former slave ends up a butler in the White House while his son fights for civil rights. (Rated PG-13, Follow Through Productions/Salamander, 132 min.) Bring your own snacks and enjoy.
CSU Channel Islands Lecture Series - Grant R. Brimhall Library
Wednesday, Sept. 10 - 7:00-8:30 p.m. - Emerging Identities in Evolving End-of-the Century Empires
Wednesday, Oct. 8 - 7:00-8:30 p.m. - Beyond the Latino Sports Hero: the Role of Sports in Creating Communities, Networks and Identities
Wednesday, Nov. 12 - 7:00 -8:30 p.m. - Globalization, Niche Ports, and the Local Economy: A Look at Port Hueneme & the So Cal Logistics Industry
These lectures are given by CSUCI professors and are free and open to the public.
History Book Discussion
Thursday, Sept. 11 - 7:00-9:00 p.m. - Goebel Adult Center
Hosted by the Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library, this group meets the second Thursday of every month. For more information contact, Jack Heller, 805-341-7585 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Storytimes - click here for schedule
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For more information on these programs call the library at 805-449-2660.
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