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Sausalito Public Library
Adult Programs for Spring and Summer 2018

For more information about Sausalito Library programs, please call (415) 289-4121. 

The Library also offers a range of Children's Programs.

 

Bingo card croppedSummer Reading Challenge for Adults June 9 - August 4
Stop by the Library or see our webpage for more details!

Complete easy library and community-related tasks from bingo cards to compete for raffle prizes donated by local businesses including Sausalito Pictures & Frames, Driver's Market, Joinery, Best Friends Pet Supply, Sea Trek, and the Marin Symphony.  Plus a very special Grand Prize from SF Bay Adventures.

Defensible SpaceSpecial Event
Defensible Space Workshop
Thursday, June 28
7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers

Fire season is here, and defensible space is your property’s front-line defense against wildfire. Creating and maintaining defensible space around your home dramatically increases your home's chance of surviving a wildfire and improves the safety of firefighters defending your home. Join Deputy Fire Marshal Fred Hilliard of the Southern Marin Fire District to learn what you can do to create defensible space around your home in Sausalito.

pencilSausalito Writers' Circle
Sunday, July 1
3:00 - 4:30 p.m. in the City Hall Conference Room

Looking for a supportive group to share your writing with? Ready to tackle that story, novel, or poem? Interested in providing feedback to others? Whether you're an aspiring writer, a seasoned veteran, or somewhere in between, come join us in the City Hall Conference Room. Your host at this Sausalito Library program is Sausalito resident, published author, and experienced workshop facilitator, Cindy Knoebel. If interested in attending, please join our Meetup group and RSVP. The Writers' Circle typically meets twice per month.

iPhoneNew Program
Advanced iPhone
Thursday, July 12
New date! This program was formerly scheduled for June 28
10:30 a.m. in the Edgewater Room

The Sausalito Library is now offering hands-on workshops to help local residents with their mobile devices. Advanced iPhone will be presented on Thursday, July 12 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Edgewater Room of Sausalito City Hall. In this workshop, instructor Jon Hartman will help you take your knowledge and abilities on iPhone to the next level. Topics covered will include downloading apps from the App Store, email, phone calls, and web browsing. Jon Hartman is a computer consultant specializing in Apple devices who also teaches classes at the libraries in Mill Valley and Tiburon. No RSVP necessary, but please bring your iPhone! This program was formerly scheduled for June 28.

small beauty
Docent Talk

Truth and Beauty: The Pre-Raphaelites and the Old Masters
Thursday, July 19
2:00 p.m.in the Council Chambers

Please join Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco docent Ellen Harden as she explores the first major exhibition to juxtapose examples by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood with works that inspired its members, including Italian old masters Fra Angelico and Pietro Perugino and their Northern contemporaries Jan van Eyck and Hans Memling.  This Legion of Honor exhibit (running June 30, 2018 – September 30, 2018) reveals how the Brotherhood’s aesthetic evolved over time to embrace artistic influences from the High and late Renaissance, such as Botticelli, Raphael, Titian, and Veronese.

color pencils 125x183Coloring & Doodling Party for Adults
Tuesday, July 24
4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the Edgewater Room

Come relax and join the coloring party!  We provide a stress-free atmosphere, soothing music, and delicious refreshments so you can unleash your imagination. The Sausalito Library provides all coloring supplies, and we can help you make bookmarks and buttons from your artwork. Seating is limited for this free program. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Rebecca at rburgan@sausalito.gov or (415) 289-4100 x502.

iPhoneNew Program
Introduction to iPhone
Thursday, August 23
10:30 a.m. in the Edgewater Room

The Sausalito Library is now offering hands-on workshops to help local residents with their mobile devices. Introduction to iPhone will be presented on Thursday, August 23 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Edgewater Room of Sausalito City Hall. The class focuses on the basics of iPhone, from making calls and sending emails to understanding apps, the App Store, and Apple IDs. No RSVP necessary, but please bring your iPhone with you. Your instructor is Jon Hartman, a computer consultant specializing in Apple devices. Jon has also taught classes at the libraries in Mill Valley and Tiburon.