Barnes and Noble Bookfair, October 23-35 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. During this weekend, a percentage of your book purchase sales at the Barnes and Noble bookstore, located at 1800 Rosecrans, will be donated to the El Segundo Public Library when you present your library voucher at the time of purchase; vouchers can be obtained at the library. Choose a book for yourself or buy one from the Library's Wish List.
Barnes and Noble Kickoff of El Segundo Reads, October 24 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Barnes and Noble Cafe. Sign up for a library card and enjoy a dog-themed storytime, presented by library staff.
Let's Talk Books Discussion, October 28, at 2:00 p.m. in the library's Rose Garden Room. Join Public Services Manager Ellen Cunningham and Senior Library Assistant Kimberlee Carter in a lively discussion of The Art of Racing in the Rain.
Evening Book Club Discussion, October 29, at 6:30 p.m. in the library's Friends of the Library Room. Join Public Services Manager Ellen Cunningham and Senior Library Assistant Kimberlee Carter in a lively discussion of The Art of Racing in the Rain.
Meet Garth Stein via Skype, November 5, at 6:30 p.m. in the Friends of the Library Room. Using Skype, a video conferencing software, meet the author of The Art of Racing in the Rain. He will read from his book, talk about writing it, and take questions from the audience.
Race Car Drivers and Their Cars, November 8, at 2:00 p.m. Meet local race car drivers, view their cars in front of the library, and listen as they tell us about their racing careers.
Love on 4 Paws, Animal Assisted Therapy, November 14, at 2:00 p.m. Join us at Borders Bookstore, located at El Segundo Plaza, 710 S. Sepulveda Blvd., to meet the dogs and volunteers as they tell us about the comfort and joy these animals bring to hospital patients. Take time to sign up for a library card.