Events

December 5, 2019 - January 3, 2020

Thursday, December 5

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Community Free Day at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center

Enjoy free admission to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center during Community Free Day on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm! Come touch a...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Younger Lagoon Reserve Tours

This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into Younger Lagoon Reserve adjacent to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Part of the...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Unique Multiples: Teaching with the Parkett Collection  from the University of Castilla-La Mancha

Opening reception Wed, Oct. 2, 5-7pm Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery, UC Santa Cruz The exclusive exhibition features approximately 60 selected works from...

Kids Create!

Explore where science meets art with a new STEAM based project every week, and leave the mess at the library! Every Thursday beginning September 19th....

Lego NXT Robotics

With a focus on creative and engineering skills, kids ages 8-18 will learn about robotics and programming. We will break into teams of two, build our robots,...

Citizen Science: GMOs

What are GMO plants and how are they generated? Professor Emeritus Barry Bowman presents GMO plants. Most of the agricultural crop plants grown in the...

Me And My Girl

Me And My Girl Book & Lyrics by L. Arthur Rose & Douglas Furber Directed by Lee Ann Payne Set in the late 1930’s, this classic musical comedy tells the...

Friday, December 6

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

December First Friday

Make the MAH a stop on your First Friday Art Tour for three floors of exhibitions, live music, and drop-in craft activities.

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Winter Open House at the Museum of Natural History

Give the gift of nature! Join the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History for a free and festive weekend celebrating the changing of the seasons with free...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Unique Multiples: Teaching with the Parkett Collection  from the University of Castilla-La Mancha

Opening reception Wed, Oct. 2, 5-7pm Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery, UC Santa Cruz The exclusive exhibition features approximately 60 selected works from...

Aum Herbs Apothecary Ribbon Cutting and First Friday Open House

Aum Herbs Apothecary & Community Gathering Place has opened in historic downtown Boulder Creek. Join us Friday, December 6 for a ribbon cutting to celebrate!...

Be Natural Music | Youth Concert & Fundraiser at Kuumbwa

Friday, DEC 6th, from 5PM - 8:30PM @ Kuumbwa Jazz Center! This is a great venue with good food & drinks. Bands Performing: Next Exit, Common Cents,...

First Friday: Seasonal Crafts and Gifts

Give the gift of nature! Join the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History for a free and festive First Friday event. Explore the Museum, create nature-inspired...

Fiestas Mexicanas - December in Mexico Showcase

Enjoy the dance and music of México! Senderos is proud to present its annual December in México performance, Fiestas Mexicanas, on Friday and Saturday,...

KITKA Women's Vocal Ensemble: Wintersongs-Weathering the Storm

WINTERSONGS, Kitka's cherished and wildly popular December concert tradition, showcases seasonal music from a wide variety of Eastern European and Eurasian...

Me And My Girl

Me And My Girl Book & Lyrics by L. Arthur Rose & Douglas Furber Directed by Lee Ann Payne Set in the late 1930’s, this classic musical comedy tells the...

Saturday, December 7

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Santa Cruz Permaculture Design Certificate Course 2019-2020

Permaculture is an ethically based whole-systems design approach that uses concepts, principles, and methods derived from ecosystems, nature connected...

TEDxSantaCruz 2019: The Art of Hope

TEDxSantaCruz 2019: The Art of Hope features riveting talks and performances from a diverse range of inspired, innovative and renowned speakers and...

19th Annual Swanton Artisan Holiday Sale

All Women North Coast Artists 19th Annual Holiday Sale. Local handmade soaps and body products, Leather goods, pottery, handmade books, repurposed cozy...

Felton Branch Library Closing Sale

There will be Books, Furniture, Shelving and more …—Everything must go! We will include a $5 bag sale from 1:30pm to 3pm.

Felton Branch Library Closing Sale

Felton Branch Library Closing Sale There will be Books, Furniture, Shelving, & more … — Everything must go! Saturday, December 7th, 10am – 3pm includes...

Friends of SCPL Holiday Book Sale

Friends of SCPL Holiday Book Sale Saturday, December 7, 2019 10am – 2pm Location: Downtown Library (upstairs meeting room), 224 Church St., Santa Cruz Our...

Friends of SCPL Holiday Book Sale

Our usual very reasonably priced books & media. Avoid the rush — Shop at the Friends Holiday Sale! Free Gift Wrap!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Holiday Art & Craft Faire

Whether you’re looking for a unique gift for that special someone or festive stocking stuffers, you’ll find a wide variety of high-quality, handmade art and...

Norrie's Holiday Open House

Norrie’s Gift & Garden Shop Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 7, 2019, 10 am – 4 pm. A collection of holiday gifts, plants, and handmade treasures...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Winter Art Market at Tannery Arts Center

Start off the season with a day of festive arts, crafts and more! Visit the Tannery on Saturday December 7 10am - 5pm and experience artist demos, craft...

Winter Open House at the Museum of Natural History

Give the gift of nature! Join the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History for a free and festive weekend celebrating the changing of the seasons with free...

12th Annual Holiday Gift Show

Local artists offer a wide variety of handmade artisan gifts and holiday spirit! There will be ceramics, jewelry- beaded, sea glass, gems & fine metals,...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Be Natural Music | Youth Concert & Fundraiser at MOM

Saturday, DEC 7th; 2PM - 5PM @ Michael’s on Main! Come enjoy great music, food & drinks! Bands Performing: Bent Purpose | Shattered | Full Disclosure Space...

Me And My Girl

Me And My Girl Book & Lyrics by L. Arthur Rose & Douglas Furber Directed by Lee Ann Payne Set in the late 1930’s, this classic musical comedy tells the...

Fiestas Mexicanas - December in Mexico Showcase

Enjoy the dance and music of México! Senderos is proud to present its annual December in México performance, Fiestas Mexicanas, on Friday and Saturday,...

Me And My Girl

Me And My Girl Book & Lyrics by L. Arthur Rose & Douglas Furber Directed by Lee Ann Payne Set in the late 1930’s, this classic musical comedy tells the...

Sunday, December 8

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Santa Cruz Permaculture Design Certificate Course 2019-2020

Permaculture is an ethically based whole-systems design approach that uses concepts, principles, and methods derived from ecosystems, nature connected...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Winter Open House at the Museum of Natural History

Give the gift of nature! Join the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History for a free and festive weekend celebrating the changing of the seasons with free...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Winter Pop-Up in Abbott Square

Make a craft, watch a performance, and even learn how to waltz in this winter wonderland pop up downtown. 12-3 pm Drop-in Crafts 1:00 pm Music...

Sunday Seaside Crafts at the Seymour Center

Make it and take it! Come create and take home a fun souvenir, an activity for the whole family to share. For example, find out what gray whales eat by...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Me And My Girl

Me And My Girl Book & Lyrics by L. Arthur Rose & Douglas Furber Directed by Lee Ann Payne Set in the late 1930’s, this classic musical comedy tells the...

Monday, December 9

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Tuesday, December 10

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Homework Help

Homework Help is free to all students under 18 years of age. Drop-in. Bilingual assistance is available. Program runs: October 1, 2019, to May 19,...

Homework Help

Homework Help is free to all students under 18 years of age. Drop-in. Bilingual assistance is available. Program runs: October 1, 2019, to May 19,...

Wednesday, December 11

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Death Café

Come gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. A Death Café is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is not a...

One-on-one Tech Tutoring

One of our tech savvy librarians will help you with a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20-30 minute appointments. First come first...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

CodeCombat Coding Club

SCPL's CodeCombat Coding Club is a once weekly meetup where we use online, game-based coding to learn JavaScript and Python. CodeCombat is a real game that...

Code.org at Live Oak Library

Join us for an hour of coding! Immerse yourself in a world of your choosing- be it Minecraft, Star Wars, Frozen or other fantasy worlds . Utilizing block...

Thursday, December 12

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Kids Create!

Explore where science meets art with a new STEAM based project every week, and leave the mess at the library! Every Thursday beginning September 19th....

Lego NXT Robotics

With a focus on creative and engineering skills, kids ages 8-18 will learn about robotics and programming. We will break into teams of two, build our robots,...

"Water, Wine, Whiskey" handmade tumblers by Ann Hazels

We are staying open late just for you! Come shop the show and experience the Tannery Arts Center. Studios opened- Flora + Fauna, Carol Eddy, Maren Sinclair...

Feeling Good Workshops

Feeling Good Wellness Center will be offering a panel discussion to give the community the opportunity to ask questions that would help them with their...

Workshop: Eco-Friendly Gift Baskets

This giving season, share the gift of sustainability. Learn new skills and practice limiting waste as you create a variety of eco-friendly products to...

3rd Community Meeting - Aptos Branch Library Renovation

Santa Cruz Public Libraries and the County of Santa Cruz invite you to the 3rd Community Meeting for the Aptos branch library. Come and participate in the...

Friday, December 13

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Os Keyes: “Benjamin’s Ghost: Gender, AI and the Twisting of Trans Lives”

Discussions of technology and gender usually focus on how gender shapes the design and use of technology—but less-discussed is the way that technology shapes...

Saturday, December 14

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Wowie-Zowie with Jeff Raz!

On Saturday, December 14th at 11AM, Tandy Beal and Company presents Jeff Raz in Wowie Zowie! as part of the 2019-2020 ArtSmart Family Concert Series. During...

Writing The Mission Santa Cruz Mystery

Researchers Anonymous presents author Melanie Mayer. Local historians know the location of the present day Santa Cruz Mission and that the original location...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Nutcracker: Experience the Magic!

Nutcracker: Experience the Magic! Kick off the Holidays with tradition and joy… Something for the whole family to love. Where: Cabrillo's Crocker...

Sunday, December 15

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

 Jingle Shells Arts & Crafts Festival

Celebrate the holidays—Santa Cruz-style! The Seymour Center hosts its annual Jingle Shells Arts and Crafts Festival on December 15, 2019 from 12-5:30...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Winter Pop-Up in Abbott Square

Make a craft, watch a performance, and even learn how to waltz in this winter wonderland pop up downtown. 12-3 pm Drop-in Crafts 1:00 pm Music...

Nutcracker: Experience the Magic!

Nutcracker: Experience the Magic! Kick off the Holidays with tradition and joy… Something for the whole family to love. Where: Cabrillo's Crocker...

Sunday Seaside Crafts at the Seymour Center

Make it and take it! Come create and take home a fun souvenir, an activity for the whole family to share. For example, find out what gray whales eat by...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Monday, December 16

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Vote your Friends in at New Leaf Community Markets

Please vote for the Friends of the SC Public Libraries at your New Leaf Community Market! Vote December 2nd through 16th, 2019. It’s coming up on that time...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Tech Talks: Android End of Year Tune-Up!

Join us for a hands-on end of year tune-up of your favorite Android smartphone or Tablet! Today we will be reviewing your device's settings, notifications,...

Tuesday, December 17

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Homework Help

Homework Help is free to all students under 18 years of age. Drop-in. Bilingual assistance is available. Program runs: October 1, 2019, to May 19,...

Unhurried Conversations

Unhurried Conversations hosted by the Unhurried Santa Cruz Meetup is coming to the Garfield Park Library! You’re invited to join this conversation group...

Wednesday, December 18

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Shopping Night at Radius!

We are staying open late just for you! Come shop the show and experience the Tannery Arts Center. Studios opened- Flora + Fauna, Carol Eddy, Maren Sinclair...

Shamanism Community Circle

Join us for this free 1-hour community gathering - led by shaman Brant Secunda - during which we will be drumming and rattling together, singing traditional...

Thursday, December 19

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Tech Talks: iPhone End of Year Tune-Up!

Join us for a hands-on end of year tune-up of your favorite iPhone or iPad! Today we will be reviewing your device's settings, notifications, and storage...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Friday, December 20

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Age Well, Drive Smart

The California Highway Patrol is offering a traffic safety program for seniors. The Age Well, Drive Smart Program is designed to provide mature drivers with...

Age Well, Drive Smart

The California Highway Patrol is offering a traffic safety program for seniors. The Age Well, Drive Smart Program is designed to provide mature drivers with...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Saturday, December 21

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Money Matters

Financial advisers George Haas and Anthony Rovai cover a variety of topics concerning financial literacy, wealth management, and retirement planning. Join...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Sunday, December 22

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast of...

Artist: Kay Metz. Screenprinted image derived from x-rays in the 1970s.

THE EXHIBIT "Small Works" is an invitational exhibition featuring the work of regional artists creating in all media. As work sells, artists replenish...

Winter Pop-Up in Abbott Square

Make a craft, watch a performance, and even learn how to waltz in this winter wonderland pop up downtown. 12-3 pm Drop-in Crafts 1:00 pm Music...

Sunday Seaside Crafts at the Seymour Center

Make it and take it! Come create and take home a fun souvenir, an activity for the whole family to share. For example, find out what gray whales eat by...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Monday, December 23

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Tuesday, December 24

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Homework Help

Homework Help is free to all students under 18 years of age. Drop-in. Bilingual assistance is available. Program runs: October 1, 2019, to May 19,...

Wednesday, December 25

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Thursday, December 26

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Friday, December 27

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Saturday, December 28

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Sunday, December 29

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Toy Trains

Experience a mini-universe of model trains that delight the young and young at heart. Swing by the MAH to hear the roar as the diesel starts up, the blast...

Sunday Seaside Crafts at the Seymour Center

Make it and take it! Come create and take home a fun souvenir, an activity for the whole family to share. For example, find out what gray whales eat by...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Monday, December 30

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Tuesday, December 31

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE!

Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Library (FSCPL) BOOKSTORE Visit us to see the treasures we have! Our Bookstore sells great low priced books of many genres...

Volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries (FSCPL)!

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting your local libraries. The FSCPL are seeking volunteers. You can help for as many hours as you wish....

Homework Help

Homework Help is free to all students under 18 years of age. Drop-in. Bilingual assistance is available. Program runs: October 1, 2019, to May 19,...

Wednesday, January 1

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Thursday, January 2

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Friday, January 3

Santa Cruz Scavenger Hunt: Licensed to Thrill

Slightly south of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Beach, Santa Cruz, California is a laid-back beach town with thrills to get your heart racing. The...

Virtual Reality Sea Level Rise Explorer

Santa Cruz Public Library is excited to announce a new (and limited time) opportunity to experience state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about...

Michael Singer Photography

From Abstract to Zebra: Our World and Beyond, an exhibit of black and white photography by Michael Singer featuring realistic and abstract beauty of the...

December 5, 2019 - January 3, 2020