Friday, September 29, 2017

BOOK SALE, Sat 10/14 from 9 am to 2 pm, Visalia Library

Lots of Hardback Fiction, Non-fiction, Vintage, and DVDs - $1.00 each
Many other individually priced items


Friends of the Library Meeting, Thu 10/12 @7 pm, Visalia Library

Please join us for the monthly Friends of the Library Meeting.
The meeting will be held upstairs in the Blue Room.

Teen Advistory Group, Sat 10/07 @3, Visalia Library

Did you know TAG involvement counts toward your school service hours? TAG members must be at least 14. You’ll learn about volunteering, and help plan teen programs, including the Teen Summer Reading Program! Snacks served at all meetings.

Funtastic Fun Fridays in October at the Visalia Branch Library

Are your Fridays FUNTASTIC?
Well, join us at the Visalia Branch and they will be! Everything is FUN and FREE!

Children's crafts at the Tulare Branch Libraries

We keep kids crafting around the County in October! Please check your local branch for dates and times and join us!
Alpaugh - (559) 949-8355
London - (559) 591-1017
Earlimart - (661) 849-2525...

Orosi - (559) 591-5830
Dinuba - (559) 591-5829
Strathmore - (559) 568-1087
Exeter - (559) 592-5361
Springville - (559) 539-2624
Farmersville - (559) 592-0001
Three Rivers - (559) 561-4564
Ivanhoe - (559) 798-1264
Tipton - (559) 752-4236
Lindsay - (559) 562-3021
Woodlake - (559) 564-8424

Youth Events at the Visalia Branch Library for October 2017

All events are FREE and no registration is required!

Adult Events at the Visalia Branch Library for October 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Movie 'Beatriz at Dinner', Tue, 9/26, at 6 pm, Visalia Lib

Beatriz is a Los Angeles massage therapist and holistic healer who drives to the seaside mansion of her client Cathy.

When her old Volkswagen breaks down, she receives a friendly invitation from Cathy to stay for a seemingly innocent business dinner.

As the guests arrive and the wine starts to flow, Beatriz finds herself in an escalating war of words with Doug Strutt, a ruthless real estate mogul who cares more about money than people.

Spotted Owls, Thu 9/28 at 6:30, Three Rivers Library

Please join us at the Three Rivers Library on Thu 9/28 at 6:30 for a talk on "Spotted Owls: Our Friendly Neighborhood Rodent Crew." Please call (559) 561-4564 for more information.

Coloring Night, Tues, 9/19 at 6 pm, Visalia Library

Come join us for the Library's Coloring Nights at the Visalia Library. Colorists can bring their own coloring pages and pens, crayons or colored pencils. However, the Library will provide all of these necessary supplies free to participants, including some very intricate and fun coloring pages.

For more information about our Coloring Nights activities, please visit the Visalia Branch Library or call 559-713-2703.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Teen Book Club, Thu 9/28 at 4 pm, Visalia Library

Pick up a copy of 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower', then join us on the 28th to talk about the book and see the movie! 

Teen Tabletop Gaming, Sat 9/23 at 2 pm, Visalia Library

Play tabletop games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, Gloom, Exploding Kittens & more! Players of all levels ages 13-19 welcome.  Snacks served!

Fall Crafts, Fri 9/22 at 3:30 pm, Visalia Library

Make & Take Fall Crafts!

Orange you glad it’s fall? Let’s celebrate with seasonal Make & Take Crafts designed for kids ages 3-12!  We will make pumpkins, fall decorations, and leaf headdresses!

No registration required. All supplies provided.


Make custom duct-tape book bags, wallets, phone cases & more! All supplies provided.

Mystery Readers, Wed 9/20 at 6:30, Visalia Library

Foreign Intrigue

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Visalia Library, Blue Room, 6:30 pm

Toddler Yoga at the Visalia Library

Visalia Branch Children’s Wing
Thursdays at 10am
September 14
October 12
November 9
December 14

Enjoy a free, fun kids’ yoga class taught by Oak Street Studios’ Instructor Jeannee Young! Kids ages 2-5 and their grown-ups are welcome. No supplies or registration needed. Come in comfy clothes.


Friends of the Library, Thurs 9/14/17 at 7 pm, Visalia Library

Please Join us for the Friends of the Tulare County Library Meeting on Thursday, September 14, 2017.

Eclipse!, Wed 9/13 at 6:30, Visalia Library


Janet Wood (NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador)
Presented by the Mineral King Group of the Sierra Club and The Tulare County Library

Please join us on to hear Janet Wood speak about her experience observing the first total solar in the United States in 38 years. As a volunteer for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory public outreach program Solar System Ambassadors, Janet Wood features highlights from this year’s Total Solar Eclipse Tour. Come to hear her journey to the eclipse destination atop Rendezvous Mountain in Wyoming and the stops along the way. Enjoy a walk through prehistoric fossil beds, the volcanic world of the craters of the moon and the fascinating geological history of Idaho, Wyoming and even the Grand Tetons National Park. Learn of the world-class endangered raptor conservation program and gain insight into the solar eclipse phenomenon. With both modern science and historical mythology, this event is truly stellar!
‘Total Solar Eclipse: Nature’s Most Awesome Spectacle’ is sponsored by the Sierra Club’s Mineral King Group in partnership with the Tulare County Library and the Friends of the Tulare County Library. The Visalia Library is located at 200 W Oak Ave near downtown Visalia.

Children's Events at the Visalia Branch Library for September

Adult Events at the Visalia Branch Library for September 2017