Palos Verdes Library District February 2021 Events!
The Palos Verdes Library District has announced its list of services and activities that you can join virtually during the month of February 2021. Here are just a few:
Passport services have resumed at their temporary location in the Peninsula Center Library at the passport desk located at the Deep Valley Drive Entrance. Parking is available on Deep Valley Drive and at the public lot adjacent to the library. Appointment hours are Tuesday through Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please complete your passport application prior to your appointment. For more information and to download an application click here. You can also schedule an appointment by calling 310-377-9584 x 220.
Virtual Storytimes at Home continue with the return of Miss Kate and Hilda the Horse! A new story time is posted each week on Thursday at 10 a.m., but you can watch these fun stories and silly songs any time through the library’s Facebook page. This is a great time for families to enjoy and watch together.
Virtual Miraleste Library Monthly Book Club Meeting will take place on Saturday, February 13, 2021, virtually from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. You must register in advance for the meeting and can do so by clicking here. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting and the books that they will be discussing. If you have any other questions, contact Eve Wittenmyer at (310) 377-9584 x 452.
Pedal PV – Explore Palos Verdes By (Electric) Bike – Archivist and local history librarian Monique Sugimoto has added another episode to the “Pedal PV” vlog, a project to bring history to you during the pandemic. The library buildings are closed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take in a visit with the Local History Center. Whether you bike, walk or jog, our shared PV history is everywhere. Check out video Episode 7, To The Lighthouses on the Pedal PV Playlist.
Peninsula Teen Advisory Committee – Stem Camp – This creative and informative event will be available for grades 2nd through 6th, and will be taking place monthly starting February 18 through April 2021. For the stem camp, most if not all supplies will be commonly used household items. Supply lists will be sent after registration, and you can sign up for as many events as you like. To sign up click here.
The Living History Museum of African American Heroes will take place on Sunday, February 28, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. as an inspiring virtual experience! PVLD, in partnership with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority – Rolling Hills/Palos Verdes Alumnae Chapter, and The Links Inc. of Palos Verdes. It will feature video portrayals by children of their heroes as well as trivia, awards, and more! To attend via Zoom, contact Laura Henry firstname.lastname@example.org for the link.
“We Browse For You” is a library service that can help you fine books within your genre. For more information go to pvld.org/virtual, or call (310) 377-9584.
Book & DVD Donation Day will take place on Saturday, February 27, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Peninsula Center Library, Silver Spur entrance. For more information and email confirmation, go to www.pvldfriends.org.
For more information, contact the Palos Verdes Library District at (310) 377-9584.
To read my prior article on the Palos Verdes Library District click here.
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