Summer Reading Program 2013

Performers and Event Descriptions

John Beccia

beccia (10K)

That voice, that smile and boisterous enthusiasm, it must be John!!

Blues For Kids

Karen Tyler, Val Johnson & Al B. Blue. The whole family will enjoy these fine musicians as they perform blues and gospel styles of music from past to present.

Diana Lynn Carter

This amazing singer/songwriter is known for mixing music, dance, storytelling and theatre in local schools.

Central Coast Paranormal Investigators

Do you really want to know what goes bump in the night!

Duct Tape

rrbutton (74K)

Make wallets, phone and glasses cases. Sponsored by Rita's Rainbows. Ages 10-18

Karen Garman

garmen (25K)

Improve your acting, dancing and improv skills in this theatre workshop with our local treasure!

Dean Giles

Teens are invited to join in and drum with a pro in this workshop!

Fused Glass

Ages 11-17 Artist Sheri Klein will create works of art with glass. Your projects will be fired in a kiln and returned the week after the workshop.

Kara Hagedorn

Environmental educator/raptor rehabilitator focuses on the beauty, behavior and value of raptors in a program with Sunshine, a red-tailed hawk.

Zette Harbour

Weaving tales and spinning a yarn this master storyteller will sweep you away.

Gerald Joseph

If you love tricks and illusions, don't miss this magician. Bring the family and be ready to be astonished and amazed!

Tom Knight

knight (17K)

He will present a vibrant performance of original songs, available on CD at your library, and skits with his handmade puppets and props.

Shiu-Ching McSparron

Join in the enchantment of traditional Chinese dance!

Craig Newton

newton (19K)

Craig gives music new life with his very interactive family show.

Rancho el Chorro Naturalist

Will bring animals such as a rabbit, snake and owl to teach kids how they depend on each other in a food chain.

Nina Ryne

This singer/storyteller will delight and give you a chance to play along!

Something Ridiculous Jugglers

Mark Wilder and VonJon are slapstick stuntmen who juggle while on free-standing ladders, seven-foot tall unicycles or atop their partners shoulders.

Taiko Drumming

Let the Buddhist musical group, Ichimi Daiko, lead you on an experience of the awesome ancient art of Japanese drumming.

Bob & Judy Thomas

Turtle and Tortoise Rescue-Triple T Ranch. Learn about the protection of turtles and tortoises through capture, breeding, proper care, adoption and more.

Ivan Ulz

From old time favorites to his own modern classic, "Fire Truck", there's no better way to start summer than with Ivan!

John Weaver

This Bay Area storyteller will keep kids laughing til the end!

Wii Gaming

Come on in and play some games. Another family pleasing program at your Library!

Cambria Programs

"Layers" Beneath the Surface

Construct your own dirt cake. Ages 10-18

Duct Tape

Make wallets, phone and glasses cases. Sponsored by Rita's Rainbows. Ages 10-18

Buzzing with Bees

Make a bumble bee. Ages 3-6.

Turtles on the Move

Create faux stained glass turtles. Ages 6-10

Don't Bug Me

Bug magnet crafts. Ages 3-6

Art Contest

Design next year's winning Summer Reading bag! Ages 3-18

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