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9:00 am Food Addicts Anonymous Meeting @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Food Addicts Anonymous Meeting @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Jul 11 @ 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.
9:00 am S.T.E.A.M. Camp for Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Math @ Temple Beth El
S.T.E.A.M. Camp for Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Math @ Temple Beth El
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Temple Beth El. Through the 12th. For ages 6th Grade and up! Engineering Challenges! Design and construct: air powered rockets, mousetrap cars, electric circuits, solar ovens, gliders, trebuchets, and skateboards! Camp includes a field trip to Great America too! Call (831) 479-3444 for more information.
10:00 am Campus Tour at Mount Madonna School @ Mount Madonna School
Campus Tour at Mount Madonna School @ Mount Madonna School
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am
Come for a tour and take a peek in our Mountain of Fun summer day camps! Small classes and learning that goes beyond the classroom walls, Montessori-influenced Pre/K and college prep 1st–12th grades. Featuring hands-on science labs, outdoor adventure and travel, marine biology studies on Catalina Island, buddy program, visual and performing arts. Contact Director of Admissions Benna Dimig at 408-846-4042 or [email protected]
10:00 am New Parents with Babies 4 Months to 9 Months @ Sutter Room at Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center
New Parents with Babies 4 Months to 9 Months @ Sutter Room at Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Ongoing Thursdays. All groups are held in the Sutter Room at Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center. Classes are drop-in (no pre-reg required) donations accepted (no required fee). Questions? Call Sutter Lactation Center 477-2229. Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center. 2900 Chanticleer Ave, Santa Cruz.
10:00 am Working Together @ Downtown Library
Working Together @ Downtown Library
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Ongoing Thursdays. Downtown Library. Information navigation and social support open to all. Work individually with an information advocate on any information need: (housing search, application, resume?).
10:30 am Adult Book Discussion Group @ La Selva Beach Library
Adult Book Discussion Group @ La Selva Beach Library
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
For more information and/or book selection, call 831.427.7710.
10:30 am Magic with Perry Yan @ Live Oak Library
Magic with Perry Yan @ Live Oak Library
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
San Francisco Bay Area Magician Perry Yan offers a magic show has been time tested through thousands of performances at schools, company events, kid’s birthday parties and more! Perry’s Magic Show will have the kids AND adults entertained from start to finish!
11:30 am Santa Cruz Mission: Pop Up Picnic in the Park @ Santa Cruz Mission, 144 School Street
Santa Cruz Mission: Pop Up Picnic in the Park @ Santa Cruz Mission, 144 School Street
Jul 11 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Pop Up Picnics in the Park return for the fourth summer in a row, taking place on Thursdays (Except for July 4th). Take a break to enjoy tacos on the terrazza, with food by Taquitos Gabriel available for purchase. The full menu includes tacos, combo plates, burritos, quesadillas and drinks with occasional specials, such as mole. Prices range from $2 to $10. Taquitos Gabriel will donate a portion of their proceeds back to Friends of Santa Cruz State Park.
12:15 pm Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Jul 11 @ 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
12:30 pm Magic with Perry Yan @ Garfield Park Library
Magic with Perry Yan @ Garfield Park Library
Jul 11 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
San Francisco Bay Area Magician Perry Yan offers a magic show has been time tested through thousands of performances at schools, company events, kid’s birthday parties and more! Perry’s Magic Show will have the kids AND adults entertained from start to finish!
2:00 pm Minecraft.edu @ La Selva Beach Library
Minecraft.edu @ La Selva Beach Library
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn how to survive in the world of Minecraft. Ages 8 to 18. Space is limited to 19 on a first-come basis. No advance registration.
3:00 pm DIY Crafts @ Boulder Creek Library
DIY Crafts @ Boulder Creek Library
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Ongoing Saturdays. Boulder Creek Library. Time to get crafty. A Do-It-Yourself craft will be ready and waiting for families, independent-minded kids! Children 8 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
3:00 pm Magic with Perry Yan @ Felton Library
Magic with Perry Yan @ Felton Library
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
San Francisco Bay Area Magician Perry Yan offers a magic show has been time tested through thousands of performances at schools, company events, kid’s birthday parties and more! Perry’s Magic Show will have the kids AND adults entertained from start to finish!
4:00 pm Tales to Tails @ Garfield Park Library
Tales to Tails @ Garfield Park Library
Jul 11 @ 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.
5:30 pm Thursday Beach Parties @ Crow's Nest
Thursday Beach Parties @ Crow's Nest
Jul 11 @ 5:30 pm
Each Summer on Thursday evenings the Crow’s Nest offers its Summer Beach Party series with fun and funky live entertainment, right on the beach. The party starts at 5:30pm each week and goes until sunset. With live entertainment on the outdoor beach stage, and Crow’s Nest’s famous BBQ and outdoor bar, beach parties are a unique and popular event. Families are welcome, and there is no admission charge! After the sun sets the fun begins upstairs with dancing to the best of local live bands. Beach Party Dates: Thursdays, May 30th to August 29th, 2019. Please note: there will be NO beach party on Thursday, July 4th. For the beach parties, parking is very limited. Walk, ride a bike, get dropped off, take a cab or ride the bus, but leave the car at home. If you must drive, please do not park in local neighborhoods, or on private property. Thank you!
6:00 pm Trivia on Tap @ Steel Bonnet Brewing Company
Trivia on Tap @ Steel Bonnet Brewing Company
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join Santa Cruz Public Libraries as we host a weekly trivia night at Steel Bonnet Brewing Company in Scotts Valley. Bring your friends, form a team (or take it on solo), and compete against other groups to win the grand prize. Questions include all categories with the exception of themed nights.
6:30 pm Citizen Science @ Downtown Library
Citizen Science @ Downtown Library
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us every first Thursday of the month for a presentation and Q&A with local experts and researchers in the field discussing life science, ecology, geology, genetics, climatology and more. Citizen Science is a collaboration between the Santa Cruz Public Libraries; the Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery (SCCMOD), and the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC). Let’s connect, inspire and inform each other! For more information contact [email protected] • 831-427-7717.
7:00 pm Special Guest Campfire: Nature’s Supermarket
Special Guest Campfire: Nature’s Supermarket
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm
How would you make dinner if you lived in Big Basin 500 years ago? No supermarkets, no stoves, not even pots and pans…. Join Ranger Alex Tabone to find out how as we take a look at Nature’s Supermarket and make dinner the way it was done by the native Ohlone people 500 years ago! You even get to taste our creation! Fire lighting and marshmallows (we provide the sticks and marshmallows!) at 7pm; program begins at 7:30pm. Stroller and wheelchair accessible. Good dogs welcome! Free event. Vehicle day-use fee is $10. For more information, call (831) 338-8883. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks.