Community Profile: La Quinta Library
May 31, 2019
The La Quinta Library is proud to encourage lifelong learning by providing the people in their community with safe, no-cost activities for educational growth and recreational fulfillment. The events, activities, facilities, and programs they demonstrate that. The month of June alone has a plethora of programs for all ages and interests.
There are several services offered by the Library.
Teen VIP program gives teens an opportunity to do things like lip sync battles, fashion, water balloon wars and more.
Tween Time provides tweens the opportunity to play games, do crafts or just hang out with other tweens.
Family Day lets families fully experience the library together.
Book Club in a Bag is a great way to start your own book club. It offers 5-10 copies of one title, instructions, author biography, and a group member sign up sheet.
Career Online High School is where adults can earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificate.
The Adult Literacy Program provides adult literacy services to the community through one-on-one literacy tutoring, English-as-a-Second-Language classes, and family literacy events.
The Veterans Resource Center was established by the Riverside County Library System upon receiving a Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA) Grant. This provides books, DVD’S, and pamphlets on topics such as transitioning from military to civilian life, finding jobs, surviving change, guides to veteran benefits, managing post-traumatic stress disorders and more.
The Creation Station offers classes in 3D printing, CAD, Laser Cutting, Sewing, Electronics, and Hand Tools. To use the facilities there is a minimal yearly fee of $50 for a hobbyist or $10 for a student. An educator can use the facilities for free with a valid educator ID.
If you ever have a question regarding library services or programs, feel free to ask a member of your friendly library staff.
For additional information and a list of all events visit www.playinlaquinta.com/arts-culture/la-quinta-library.