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  1. Wildcare's Animal Ambassadors

    August 13, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library's Zoom

    "Ever wonder how far an owl can turn its head? Or if opossums hang upside down by their tail? Or what do snakes eat? Find out the answers to these questions and much more about these species by attending a special presentation featuring the wildlife ambassadors of WildCare. In this virtual presentation you will meet Sequoia (Northern Spotted Owl), Luna (Virginia Opossum), and Rosie (Rosy Boa). Through a series of short videos and PowerPoint slides you will learn about their habitat, diet, adaptations, and threats that they face in the wild. Melissa Tofflemoyer is the Wildlife Ambassador Program Manager at WildCare. She has a Bachelors degree in Environmental Science with a concentration in Fish & Wildlife Management. She is the Wildcare Ambassador program manager, and responsible for the husbandry and training of 19 wildlife ambassadors." This online event was made possible by the Friends of the Larkspur Library.

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  2. Storytime with Ms. Teresa

    August 14, 2020, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM @ Library Facebook Page

    Join us on Wednesdays and Fridays for Storytime with Ms. Teresa. Storys, songs, and finger plays.

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  3. Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving

    August 14, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Library Zoom

    The Larkspur Library is excited to bring you a talk on Frida Khalo with speaker Christina Crosby from the DeYoung Museum Docent Program. Art Docent on Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving, an exhibit at the DeYoung Museum from March 21 -July 26, 2020. Frida Kahlo returns to San Francisco 90 years after her first visit to the city, in an exhibition examining how politics, gender, trauma, sexuality, and national identity influenced her diverse modes of creativity. The exhibition paints an intimate portrait of the artist through a trove of personal items, which came to light in her lifelong home in Mexico City decades after her passing. This event was originally schedule for March and now is coming to us via Zoom and was made possible by the Friends of the Larkspur Library.

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  4. Garden Talk: Purchasing Bulbs with UC Marin Master Gardener Jane Scurich

    August 15, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library's Zoom

    The Larkspur Library is excited to host a workshop with UC Marin Master Gardener Jane Scurich on Purchasing Bulbs. August is a great time to hang out in your hammock, leaf through bulb catalogues or search websites for tiny bulbs that will burst forth with colorful spring and summer flowers. Jane Scurich is a UC Marin Master Gardener and a correspondent for the Marin IJ. This event is in partnership with the UC Marin Master Gardeners and the Commons Foundation and is made possible by the Friends of the Larkspur Library.

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  5. Storytime with Ms. Teresa

    August 19, 2020, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM @ Library Facebook Page

    Join us on Wednesdays and Fridays for Storytime with Ms. Teresa. Storys, songs, and finger plays.

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  6. 19 Years in Orbit And Counting with NASA Ambassador Ron Rosano

    August 19, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    19 Years In Orbit (and counting) - What's Up At The International Space Station? The ISS is the current home of SpaceX's recently-launched astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken - come find out more about their work, the amazing achievments of the project, the out-of-this-world effects of life in weightlessness, and more in a free Zoom presentation by NASA Solar System Ambassador Ron Rosano, sponsored by Larkspur Library. Circling the Earth at over 17,000 MPH and continuously occupied since November 2000, the International Space Station is one of the world's greatest examples of international cooperation. This event is made possible by the Friends of the Larkspur Library.

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  7. Storytime with Ms. Teresa

    August 21, 2020, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM @ Library Facebook Page

    Join us on Wednesdays and Fridays for Storytime with Ms. Teresa. Storys, songs, and finger plays.

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  8. Storytime with Ms. Teresa

    August 26, 2020, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM @ Library Facebook Page

    Join us on Wednesdays and Fridays for Storytime with Ms. Teresa. Storys, songs, and finger plays.

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  9. Storytime with Ms. Teresa

    August 28, 2020, 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM @ Library Facebook Page

    Join us on Wednesdays and Fridays for Storytime with Ms. Teresa. Storys, songs, and finger plays.

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  10. Meet the Author: Rina Z Neiman

    August 28, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Library Zoom

    The Larkspur Library is excited to host an author talk with local author Rina Z. Neiman who will be discussing her new book Born Under Fire. Born Under Fire is a historical novel that tells the story of a girl coming of age and her drive to excel despite the devastating effects of long-term war. Born in Jerusalem under British rule in 1928, Shula grows up in a world in turmoil as Hitler rises to power and nations enter into war. Amid a landscape of ancient stone ruins next to modern Bauhaus architecture, and desert scrub ending at newly verdant farmlands, Shula grows into her independence as the State of Israel is born. Based on historical documents and events, Born Under Fire is also about the context surrounding the founding of the State of Israel, as well as the horrors and dangers of growing up in a conflict zone. This event is made possible by the Friends of the Larkspur LIbrary.

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  11. Fall to Winter Vegetable Gardens with UC Marin Master Gardener Joe Jennings

    August 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library Zoom

    Larkspur Library is excited to host a Garden Talk about Fall to Winter Vegetables with UC Marin Master Gardener Joe Jennings. This event is in partnership with the UC Marin Master Gardeners and the Commons Foundation and made possible by the Friends of the Larkspur LIbrary.

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