Do you have an event you want to include in our calendar? Please contact one of our ad reps:

Ann Fitts: [email protected]  Christy Shults: [email protected]
Linda Kay: [email protected]  Sophie Veniel: [email protected]
Jan
23
Thu
Food Addicts Anonymous Meeting @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am

Ongoing Thursdays. Trinity Presbyterian Church. A 12-step group that helps people not eat addictively one day at a time. There are no fees. www.foodaddicts.com. 420 Melrose. Entrance is through the yellow gate to the library.

Toddler Time @ Scotts Valley Library
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

A 60 minute program for children, 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Join us for music, stories & play! Space is limited so come on time.

Campus Tour, and a preview of “Pippin” @ Mount Madonna School
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

MMS will host a Campus Tour for prospective families, includes lunch and a preview performance of “Pippin“. RSVPs suggested to [email protected]. 

Passionate Readers Book Discussion Group @ La Selva Beach Library
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

The LSB Adult Book Discussion group meets on the fourth Thursday of the month from 10:30a to 12:00p and all adults are welcome. For more information and/or book selection, call 831.427.7710.

Preschool Storytime @ Downtown Library
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

We will read books, sing songs and make a simple craft. For 3-5 year olds.

Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Jan 23 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Every Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday. AKA InchWorm Class is a class designed for the child that is crawling through early walkers. Come join the fun and let your young child crawl, creep and explore their motor skills in a fun and stimulating environment. Music, parachute and more!! Cost is $10/hr with open gym punchcard for $60 (with paid membership). Call 464-BUGS (2847) or drop by at 3910 Portola Drive. Ste. 2 & 3 Pleasure Point, Santa Cruz. www.junebugsgym.com

Tales to Tails @ Garfield Park Library
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Trained therapy dogs will be available at the Library to be attentive, non-judgmental reading partners for children reading aloud. Children have individual 20-minute appointments to sit with a dog and read.

Registration required. To register, e-mail [email protected] or call 831-427-7717.

Triple P 8-Week Group: For families with children 2-12 years old @ San Lorenzo Valley Elementary School Library, 7155 Highway 9, Felton
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Attend this 8-week Triple P Group to meet other families and learn simple strategies to help you: Strengthen relationships in your family; Encourage positive behaviors; Teach your child new skills & behaviors; Handle disruptive or challenging behaviors with greater confidence; Take care of yourself as a parent.

This Triple P Group is FREE and open to the public.  Free child care is available with advance registration.  Light snacks will be provided for adults and children.

Presented in English by: Cori Burt, Community Bridges – Mountain Community Resources

Location: San Lorenzo Valley Elementary School Library, 7155 Highway 9, Felton

To register: Contact Cori Burt at (831) 335-6600 x6605 or [email protected] or register online at http://first5scc.org/calendar/parent‐trainings

Armchair Travel Adventures @ La Selva Beach Community Church, 26 Florido Ave.
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join travel photographer Mary Altier and her husband John Walker for a slide show covering four countries along the Silk Route: Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan.

Jan
24
Fri
Toddler Time @ Downtown Library
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Toddler Time is a weekly program for families with children ages 1-3 years old. It includes music, movement, stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and fun for your child and you as well as social time with other children and their caregivers.      Let’s play and learn together!