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February 2024

Events List

(57 Results Found)
February 1, 2024  to  February 29, 2024
1 Feb
Thursday Storytime (registration required) Storytimes

11:00 AM

Cerritos Library’s 30-45 minute storytimes incorporating stories and audience participation will be held in the Little Theater. Only children registered for storytime may be brought to the program. Space is limited to 35 participants.

Course #12013

1 Feb
Chinese Folk and Classical Dance Family

07:00 PM

Students of all ages from Ling’s Dance Academy will perform various award-winning Chinese folk and classical dances. The academy is well-known in the Chinese Dance community for its regular performance and student achievement in regional and national dance competitions.

2 Feb
Arts and Crafts for Kids Children

11:00 AM

A free hands-on Valentine’s Day craft will be held for children ages 2-12. This craft will take approximately 10 to 15 minutes.

2 Feb
Arts and Crafts for Kids Children

05:00 PM

A free hands-on Valentine’s Day craft will be held for children ages 2-12. This craft will take approximately 10 to 15 minutes.

2 Feb
SimplyCS Introduction to Python for Kids (registration required) Children

05:00 PM

SimplyCS is a student-led organization that aims to introduce computer science to children. SimplyCS's 5-week Python course provides engaging and hands-on lessons to provide a foundational understanding of the Python programming language. Space is limited to 18 participants.

Course #12016

5 Feb
Babies 'n' Books (registration required) Storytimes

11:00 AM

Children and caregivers participate in music, nursery rhymes, simple stories and books. The class is limited to 20 participants. For more information, call (562) 916-1343. No class on January 15 & February 19.

Course #11835

5 Feb
Math Homework Help (registration Required) Children

03:30 PM

An after-school mathematics homework help program will be offered for Cerritos residents. Students should bring their math homework and a book to read. A parent or designated individual is required to sign students in and out of each class meeting. Space is limited to 20 participants per class. No class on January 15 & February 19.

Course #11836

5 Feb
Music and Movement Mondays (registration required) Children

05:15 PM

Children and parents will participate in 30-45 minutes of songs and movement activities that enhance both the growth and fine motor skills of the child. The class is limited to 20 participants. No class on January 15 & February 19.

Course #11837

5 Feb
Black Art: A Discussion of its Function and Commitment to Community Adults

06:00 PM

Dr. M. Keith Claybrook, Jr., Dr. Alice Nicholas and Dr. Natalie Sartin examine the history and legacy of African American art (or Black cultural production), an ongoing creative enterprise, highlighting its creativity, activism, agency and resistance. 

6 Feb
Preschool Storytime (registration required) Storytimes

11:00 AM

Children and adults will participate in stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft activity. The class is limited to 18 participants.

Course #11838

6 Feb
Homework Help (registration required) Children

03:30 PM

An after-school homework help program will be offered for Cerritos residents. Students should bring their homework and a book to read. A parent or designated individual is required to sign students in and out of each class meeting. Space is limited to 15 participants per class. 

Course #11839

7 Feb
Homework Help (registration required) Children

03:30 PM

An after-school homework help program will be offered for Cerritos residents. Students should bring their homework and a book to read. A parent or designated individual is required to sign students in and out of each class meeting. Space is limited to 15 participants per class. 

Course #11840

7 Feb
Child & Teen Read Aloud (registration required) Children

03:45 PM

Children who are able to read are invited to participate in special read aloud sessions. These children will be teamed up with energetic teens during this weekly program. To be eligible for this program, all participants must attend the first day of class for testing. Space is limited to 10 participants.

Course #11841

7 Feb
Lunar New Year Painting Craft (registration required) Children

05:15 PM

Celebrate Lunar New Year by painting and decorating your own 3D dragon and paper mask. Space is limited to 15 participants.

 Course #12062

7 Feb
The Victorian Language of Flowers Adults

06:00 PM

Rancho Los Cerritos horticulturist Marie Barnidge-McIntyre discusses the origins of the language of flowers. Discover how special meanings came to be associated with particular flowers and the underlying messages that might come with the next bouquet you send or receive. This program is supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

8 Feb
Thursday Storytime (registration required) Storytimes

11:00 AM

Cerritos Library’s 30-45 minute storytimes incorporating stories and audience participation will be held in the Little Theater. Only children registered for storytime may be brought to the program. Space is limited to 35 participants.

Course #12057

8 Feb
Valentine's Day Shrinky Dink Keychains and Heart-Shaped Boxes (registration required) Children

04:00 PM

Design unique keychains using shrink plastic film and decorate a heart-shaped box. Space is limited to 10 participants. 

Course #12063

8 Feb
"Let Your Motto Be Resistance": Black Arts and the Ongoing Struggle for Black Liberation Adults

06:00 PM

Dr. Alice Nicholas’s discussion will center around the philosophies of cultural critic and playwright Larry Neal, a leading member of the Black Arts Movement in the 1960s.

9 Feb
Lunar New Year Greeting Card Craft (registration required) Children

03:30 PM

Children will decorate and create a pop-up Lunar New Year greeting card. Space is limited to 20 participants.

Course #12064

9 Feb
SimplyCS Introduction to Python for Kids (registration required) Children

05:00 PM

SimplyCS is a student-led organization that aims to introduce computer science to children. SimplyCS's 5-week Python course provides engaging and hands-on lessons to provide a foundational understanding of the Python programming language. Space is limited to 18 participants.

Course #12016

10 Feb
Saturday Family Storytime Storytimes

11:15 AM

Join us for a fun 30-minute storytime incorporating stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and movement activities. Space is limited.

12 Feb
Babies 'n' Books (registration required) Storytimes

11:00 AM

Children and caregivers participate in music, nursery rhymes, simple stories and books. The class is limited to 20 participants. For more information, call (562) 916-1343. No class on January 15 & February 19.

Course #11835

12 Feb
Math Homework Help (registration Required) Children

03:30 PM

An after-school mathematics homework help program will be offered for Cerritos residents. Students should bring their math homework and a book to read. A parent or designated individual is required to sign students in and out of each class meeting. Space is limited to 20 participants per class. No class on January 15 & February 19.

Course #11836

12 Feb
Valentine's Day Greeting Cards (registration required) Children

05:00 PM

Children will create a personalized greeting card to take home and share with a loved one for Valentine’s Day. Space is limited to 20 participants.

Course #12104

12 Feb
Music and Movement Mondays (registration required) Children

05:15 PM

Children and parents will participate in 30-45 minutes of songs and movement activities that enhance both the growth and fine motor skills of the child. The class is limited to 20 participants. No class on January 15 & February 19.

Course #11837


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