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Summer Movie Mondays @ Westfield Mall


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 04-07-2011

Summer Movie Mondays at Westfield Mall

Grab the kids and head to Westfield Palm Desert for free family-friendly movies beginning June 13th.

Movies will be shown at 10am in the events center, located lower level next to The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Movie Schedule:

June 13th: Angels in the Outfield
June 20th: How to Train Your Dragon
June 27th: Shrek Forever After
July 4th: National Treasure
July 11th: Tangled
July 18th: Yogi Bear
July 25th: Clash of the Titans
August 1st: Toy Story 3
August 8th: Despicable Me
August 15th: Gnomeo and Juliet
August 22th: Grease

Sunshine Storyteller – RM Library


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 02-06-2011

Kids & Families – Adventure in the Afternoon
Ina Buckner-Barnette – The Sunshine Storyteller

Wednesday, June 29, 3:00pm

Ina Buckner-Barnette, The Sunshine Storyteller, fills each show with an exciting and often humorous mix of participatory international folktales, movement activities, songs, poetry, and personal stories. Positive, character-building stories with an interactive twist are her trademark. Most folks go home still waving their arms or humming a tune after her performances.

One World Rhythm – RM Library


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 01-06-2011

Kids & Families – Adventure in the Afternoon
One World Rhythm

Wednesday, June 15, 3:00pm

One World Rhythm’s mission is to create awesome, spontaneous, and exciting music-making experiences for everyone in attendance. One World Rhythm gives each audience participant a drum, percussion, or other melodic instrument and helps them find musical achievement regardless of age or experience. Come enjoy the fun!

John Abram’s Animal Magic – RM Library


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 31-05-2011

Kids & Families – Adventure in the Afternoon
John Abram’s Animal Magic

Wednesday, June 22, 3:00pm

Join us for a wild adventure with John Abrams’ Animal Magic Show! You will laugh and scream with John’s zany blend of magic, comedy, music, and live exotic pets in an entertainment experience guaranteed to amaze the entire family.

Summer Reading Program Preview – RM Library


Posted by Amanda | Posted in Event | Posted on 27-05-2011

Kids & Families – Summer Reading Program Preview
Kids: One World, Many Stories | Teens: You are Here

Wednesday, June 1, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Join the staff as we preview our upcoming summer reading program. At sign-up each child/teen receives a book bag, pencil, bookmark, and reading log. Learn how to win fabulous prizes over the summer simply by reading! Kids and teens, sign-up early and get a head start on your summer reading!