News Flash Home
The original item was published from 4/1/2019 4:30:58 PM to 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AM.

News Flash

Paso Robles Library News

Posted on: April 1, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Library Classes & Events for Adults in April 2019

Image of Adult Library Programs March 2019 Flyer

In April, Teens and Adults can Drop-in and Color, join a Book Group, Learn to Knit, and more!

Make It @ the Library! Spring Collage
Create a pretty Spring bouquet inspired by the book Cut Paper Pictures by Clover Robin. Cut, piece and layer scrapbook paper to fashion a floral display you will be happy to hang on your wall. All supplies and instruction are included. Space is limited. Registration is required. For ages 16+.  Saturday, April 6, 10:30 am-12:30 pm.

Learn to Knit!
Learn to knit knitting/crochet expert Tamara Nichols of Cambria’s Ball & Skein & More shop. Supplies and basic instruction provided. Those experienced in knitting are welcome to bring their projects and work on them as well. Registration is recommended. For ages 13+.  Saturday, April 6, from 200-4:00 pm. 

Drop in and Color!
This month, enjoy a relaxing and reenergizing evening coloring pictures based on haiku in honor of National Poetry Month. Coloring materials supplied, but avid colorists are welcome to bring their own projects if they prefer. Registration is not required. For ages 16+. Thursday, April 11, 6:00-8:00 pm. 

Celebrate National Poetry Month Drop In and Haiku! 
Create a three-lined, 5-7-5 syllable pattern non-rhyming poem in the style of Japanese poetry on card stock and embellish it using colored pencils, markers, etc. Then, give it to a friend or loved one to cherish. Wednesday, April 17, 2:00-5:00 pm.

Paso Robles Library Book Group Reads A Girl’s Guide to Missiles by Karen Piper.
Join the discussion on this nonfiction work described as, “A surreal and poignant coming of age on a secretive missile facility, and an incredible view of life in a town built for war.” Registration is not required. For ages 16+.  Thursday, April 18, 7:00-8:00 pm.

Understanding and Using Your iOS Device
Join this lively discussion and informative workshop with Assana Fard on using your iOS device including: Privacy, Security, Application Customization, and Folders and Organization. Please bring your device with you so you can follow along with Assana Ford’s step-by-step instructions to practice what you are learning. Space is limited. Registration is required. Thursday, April 25, 6:00-8:00 pm.

Learn to Crochet!
Learn to crochet with knitting/crochet expert Tamara Nichols of Cambria’s Ball & Skein & More shop. Supplies and basic instruction provided. Those experienced in crochet are welcome to bring their projects and work on them as well. Registration is recommended. For ages 13+.  Saturday, April 27, from 10:30am-12:00pm. 

Table Top Game Day 
First played over 80 years ago, Scrabble is a great game for fans of crossword puzzles. If you are not feeling like much of a wordsmith, you can play any of the games owned by the library. Light refreshments will be provided. For ages 16+. Saturday, April 27, 1-4pm. 

And don't forget:
eBook Clinic with Patrick McCoy! Learn how to use your electronic devices. Appointments on Tuesdays, between 4:00-5:00 pm. and Saturday, April 20, 11:00-1:00. Registration is required. For ages 16+.

See all Activities and Classes on the Library Event Calendar!


Adult Library Programs Flyer (PDF)
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Paso Robles Library News

Circular hoop of colorful embroidered flowers

Embroider a Spring Sampler

Posted on: January 18, 2023
Words "we olive," one green olive hanging off of "we"

Passion for Paso Returns with We Olive!

Posted on: January 8, 2023

Library’s 2023 Story Times

Posted on: December 12, 2022

Mother Goose Is Loose!

Posted on: December 15, 2022
Blue coin purse with pink and green flowers, silver clasp

Start the New Year with Crafting!

Posted on: November 28, 2022

Van Steenwyk Bequest to Library

Posted on: October 20, 2022
Furry camel reading, alarm clock, blanket

Hurray! Stuffed Animal Sleepover Is Back!

Posted on: November 30, 2022
Blue coin purse with pink and green flowers, silver clasp

Start the New Year with Crafting!

Posted on: November 17, 2022
Stylized grey and white tree trunks in gray snow

Library Book Group Reads The Snow Child

Posted on: November 17, 2022

Wish You Were Here!

Posted on: October 12, 2022
Dark macrame wreath with red berries and green holly leaves

Create a One-of-a-Kind Holiday Wreath

Posted on: October 12, 2022
Orange felt pumpkin banner, flowers on top

Autumn Pumpkin Banner for Your Fall Décor

Posted on: September 16, 2022
Aerial photograph of airport area

Destination Spaceport!

Posted on: August 17, 2022
Aerial photograph of airport area

Destination Spaceport!

Posted on: August 9, 2022
Paper doll cutout of khaki uniform with red scarf

The Hearts of Men by Nickolas Butler

Posted on: June 14, 2022
Circle of felt scene of snow capped mountains, evergreens, road

Applique a Felt Mountain Scene

Posted on: June 9, 2022
Variety of colorful embroidered flowers, fruits, butterflies, ladybugs

Embroider a Summer Sampler

Posted on: July 15, 2022
Four women holding hands walking on beach

The Clover Girls by Viola Shipman

Posted on: July 15, 2022
Blue square macrame basket

Macramé a Basket

Posted on: May 16, 2022

Temporary Library Closure April 22-24

Posted on: April 13, 2022
Potted flowers, grass, clouds, sun, birds in nest

Spring into a New Book!

Posted on: April 11, 2022
Child's hand touching books on left, child's hand touching tree on right

Library Partners with State Parks!

Posted on: April 8, 2022
Woman's hand demonstrating Native American beading

Discover Native American Beading

Posted on: March 11, 2022
Quilted fabric of blues, reds, dots, swirls

Art Quilts on Display

Posted on: March 14, 2022
Dark rocky hill against spectacular sunset of purple, blue, red, orange, yellow

Ken Johnson Photography on Display

Posted on: February 16, 2022
Array of children's books, paper craft activities, hard plastic box

Story Time in a Box!

Posted on: February 14, 2022
Third view of display of framed photo portraits from 1880's SLO

A Photographic Look into Our Past

Posted on: February 9, 2022
Circular design of blue, purple, pink, magenta, green, yellow dots

Paint a Mandala!

Posted on: February 15, 2022
Indian woman with veil walking toward arched doorway

The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi

Posted on: February 17, 2022