San Rafael Public Library

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Saturday Storytime and Craft 11:30 am
Saturday Storytime and Craft
Apr 1 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Saturday Storytime and Craft @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Join us for storytime and crafts the first and third Saturday of every month. For the entire family.
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Faux Ukrainian Egg Decorating for Adults and Teens 1:00 pm
Faux Ukrainian Egg Decorating for Adults and Teens
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Faux Ukrainian Egg Decorating for Adults and Teens @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Eggs are symbols of spring, found in cultures all over the world. Some of the most beautiful decorated eggs come from …read more
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Spanish Conversation group 1:00 pm
Spanish Conversation group
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Spanish Conversation group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Every Monday from 1:00 – 2:45 pm in the Library Meting Room An ongoing free Spanish conversation group that meets every …read more
New! Reading/Discussion Group 6:30 pm
New! Reading/Discussion Group
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
New! Reading/Discussion Group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
The Downtown library is starting a new book club that will meet every 1st Monday of the month from 6:30 …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Apr 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Art Talk: Rodin Centenary 1:00 pm
Art Talk: Rodin Centenary
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Art Talk: Rodin Centenary @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
  FAMSF Docent speaker: Julia Geist Marking the centenary of Auguste Rodin’s death in 1917, this exhibition, featuring about 50 …read more
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lectura de Cuentos bilingues en Español e Inglés para toda la familia a las 6pm. Bilingual in Spanish and English …read more
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Stay & Play 10:30 am
Stay & Play
Apr 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stay & Play @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Sing, talk, read, write, PLAY! Did you know that playing is not only fun, it’s also one of the fundamental …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Apr 6 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Builder’s Club 4:00 pm
Builder’s Club
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Builder's Club @ Pickleweed Library  | San Rafael | California | United States
We supply the Legos, you supply the imagination. Please sign up beforehand by calling 415-485-3483.    
Math Club 4:00 pm
Math Club
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Math Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Strengthen your math skills at the Library! Math Club will provide  students in 4th-7th grade the opportunity to practice and …read more
TLC – Teen Library Council 4:00 pm
TLC – Teen Library Council
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
TLC - Teen Library Council @ TeenZone | San Rafael | California | United States
  TLC – Teen Library Council Meets every 1st Thursday of the month from 4:00 – 5:00 pm upstairs in …read more
Music Together 11:15 pm
Music Together
Apr 6 @ 11:15 pm – Apr 7 @ 11:45 am
Music Together @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Music Together®follows the recommendations of child development researchers—grouping children of a variety of ages because this fosters natural, family-style learning. …read more
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Read to a Dog 11:00 am
Read to a Dog
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Readers aged 5 and older are invited to book an appointment to read to a dog at the San Rafael …read more
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Spanish Conversation group 1:00 pm
Spanish Conversation group
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Spanish Conversation group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Every Monday from 1:00 – 2:45 pm in the Library Meting Room An ongoing free Spanish conversation group that meets every …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Topics in Genealogy 2:00 pm
Topics in Genealogy
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month in the Library Meeting Room. We’ll be discussing a different area of genealogy …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Apr 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB / LABORATORIO DE REALIDAD VIRTUAL 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB / LABORATORIO DE REALIDAD VIRTUAL
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB / LABORATORIO DE REALIDAD VIRTUAL @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
All ages are invited to explore educational games, beautiful natural environments, and engaging stories using the Occulus Rift. We’ll show …read more
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lectura de Cuentos bilingues en Español e Inglés para toda la familia a las 6pm. Bilingual in Spanish and English …read more
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Stay & Play 10:30 am
Stay & Play
Apr 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stay & Play @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Sing, talk, read, write, PLAY! Did you know that playing is not only fun, it’s also one of the fundamental …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Apr 13 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Traditional Mexican Folk Art Workshop 4:30 pm
Traditional Mexican Folk Art Workshop
Apr 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Traditional Mexican Folk Art Workshop @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Learn how to make art in the traditional style of Amate paintings from the state of Guerrero. For children 9-12 …read more
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The Secret Lives of Bees – Marin Master Gardeners 2:00 pm
The Secret Lives of Bees – Marin Master Gardeners
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Secret Lives of Bees - Marin Master Gardeners @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Bees have great agricultural importance. One out of every three bites we eat can be attributed to the work of …read more
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SAT Practice Test 10:00 am
SAT Practice Test
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
SAT Practice Test @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
In coordination with C2 education, the San Rafael Public Library will offer a series of free seminars and workshops designed …read more
Saturday Storytime and Craft 11:30 am
Saturday Storytime and Craft
Apr 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Saturday Storytime and Craft @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Join us for storytime and crafts the first and third Saturday of every month. For the entire family.
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Spanish Conversation group 1:00 pm
Spanish Conversation group
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Spanish Conversation group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Every Monday from 1:00 – 2:45 pm in the Library Meting Room An ongoing free Spanish conversation group that meets every …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Color Me Calm – Adult Coloring Group 2:00 pm
Color Me Calm – Adult Coloring Group
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Color Me Calm - Adult Coloring Group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
  Coloring isn’t just for kids…it’s relaxing and fun for adults, too!  Carl Jung prescribed coloring to his patients to …read more
TTTE – Third Tuesday Teen Event 4:00 pm
TTTE – Third Tuesday Teen Event
Apr 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
TTTE - Third Tuesday Teen Event @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Third Tuesday Teen Event from 4:00 – 5:30 pm in the Library Meeting Room. We’ll be offering speakers on various topics, …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lectura de Cuentos bilingues en Español e Inglés para toda la familia a las 6pm. Bilingual in Spanish and English …read more
Zentangle @ the Library 6:00 pm
Zentangle @ the Library
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Zentangle @ the Library @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Zentangle is a fun, relaxing and easy-to-learn art form that uses repetitive patterns to create beautiful images while improving focus and creativity. This …read more
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Stay & Play 10:30 am
Stay & Play
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stay & Play @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Sing, talk, read, write, PLAY! Did you know that playing is not only fun, it’s also one of the fundamental …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Apr 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Math Club 4:00 pm
Math Club
Apr 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Math Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Strengthen your math skills at the Library! Math Club will provide  students in 4th-7th grade the opportunity to practice and …read more
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Dia de los Niños/ Dia de los Libros 11:30 am
Dia de los Niños/ Dia de los Libros
Apr 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Dia de los Niños/ Dia de los Libros @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Families with children of all ages are invited to the library to celebrate Dia de los Niños/ Dia de los Libros! …read more
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Spanish Conversation group 1:00 pm
Spanish Conversation group
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Spanish Conversation group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Every Monday from 1:00 – 2:45 pm in the Library Meting Room An ongoing free Spanish conversation group that meets every …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Learn to Create Keynote Presentations – GGCS SIG 2:00 pm
Learn to Create Keynote Presentations – GGCS SIG
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
GGCS (Golden Gate Computer Society), in conjunction with the San Rafael Public Library’s TechZone, will present a FREE SIG (Special …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB / LABORATORIO DE REALIDAD VIRTUAL 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB / LABORATORIO DE REALIDAD VIRTUAL
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
VIRTUAL REALITY LAB / LABORATORIO DE REALIDAD VIRTUAL @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
All ages are invited to explore educational games, beautiful natural environments, and engaging stories using the Occulus Rift. We’ll show …read more
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Cuentos para la Familia
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lectura de Cuentos bilingues en Español e Inglés para toda la familia a las 6pm. Bilingual in Spanish and English …read more
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Stay & Play 10:30 am
Stay & Play
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stay & Play @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Sing, talk, read, write, PLAY! Did you know that playing is not only fun, it’s also one of the fundamental …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Apr 27 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Math Club 4:00 pm
Math Club
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Math Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Strengthen your math skills at the Library! Math Club will provide  students in 4th-7th grade the opportunity to practice and …read more
Family Blanket Fort Storytime 6:00 pm
Family Blanket Fort Storytime
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Family Blanket Fort Storytime @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Ideal for families with children birth to 8 years old. Join us for a cozy evening storytime at the Library …read more
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Money Matters – The Next Chapter: Retirement 2:00 pm
Money Matters – The Next Chapter: Retirement
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Money Matters - The Next Chapter: Retirement @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
              Money Matters Learn about the six disciplines of financial planning: budgeting and general …read more
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Dia de Los Niños/Dia de Los Libros 11:00 am
Dia de Los Niños/Dia de Los Libros
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dia de Los Niños/Dia de Los Libros @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Join us for a fun community celebration for Día de Los Niños/Day of the Child in the barbeque area adjacent …read more
Once Upon a Twig: Harry Potter Herbology 1:30 pm
Once Upon a Twig: Harry Potter Herbology
Apr 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Once Upon a Twig: Harry Potter Herbology @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
In the Hogwart’s tradition, we welcome Professor Ane Carla Rovetta, storyteller and authority on the cyclical magic of nature. Families …read more
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