2006-07-06 / On the Town

The Agoura Hills Library at 29901 Ladyface Court will present the following activities.

"Summer Fun for Preschoolers" continues weekly through Aug. 9. Toddler time (1 to 3 years old) is on Mondays at 11:30 a.m. Preschool time (3 to 5 year olds) is at 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Special preschool programs are on Wednesdays at 11 a.m. On July 19 the program is "Super Bubbles!" with Linda Berman

The "Paws, Claws, Tales and Scales" reading program continues through Aug. 8. Children earn incentives for reading books all summer.

The following free shows will be presented Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m.:

July 11: Swazzle presents "Rex and Boots Super Sleuths" puppet show.

July 18: Hip storyteller Scooter Hayes presents "Monster May- hem," stories about Bigfoot, Godzilla and more.

July 25: Meet "India Jane," adventurer supreme and listen to her "Wild Tales" performed by Nicole Tibbets.

The Friends of the Agoura Hills Library display case is featuring Taiwanese hand puppets as part of Taiwanese American Heritage Community of Los Angeles, described as a unique form of performing arts. This exhibit was provided by Rex J.T. Yu, PhD.

In a special case provided by Mick Terry, patrons may view the Bicci & Onri Railroad. The diorama shows a typical backwoods shortline and logging railroad in the 1920s. Featured are a burned out engine house, gallows turntable, combination freight and passenger station and more.

Every Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m., the library offers "Com- puters for Beginners." Attendees will learn how to use the mouse, search the Internet and the library online catalogue. For reservations, call Ted Liebler at (818) 889-2278.

The Book Cellaris open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There are books for children and adults, books-on-tape, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes and more. Donations include recent publications as well as best sellers.

Paperback books start at 50 cents and hardcover books at $1. Donations are always encouraged and welcomed. Books the library is unable to offer for sale are distributed to other local facilities.

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