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Library Closes At 5pm

November, 2014

11/26/2014
Library will be closing at 5pm for Observance of Thanksgiving Day.

Location: Upland Public Library

Library CLOSED for Thanksgiving

November, 2014

11/27/2014
Library will be CLOSED all day on Thursday, November 27th, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

NaNoWriMo

November, 2014

11/29/2014
Do you hear voices in your head? Maybe you have a novel inside you! November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), a time to bring those characters to life. The Upland Public Library and the NaNoWriMo Pomona Valley Region welcome writers of all ages to the NaNoWriMo Kick-off on Thursday, October 30, from 5:00pm to 6:30pm, in the Library's Brodie Room. Enjoy meeting and sharing tips with the Pomona Valley Region Municipal Liaison and other local writers at the NaNoWriMo Kick-off!

Writing doesn't have to be a solitary pursuit! Upland Public Library is hosting a dedicated space for our local writer's efforts during "Come Write In!" (CWI) sessions on:
Saturday (1:00pm to 3:30pm, on November 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29)
Thursdays (5:00 to 6:30pm, on November 6, 13, and 20).

"Come Write In!" is a free, drop-in program for would-be-writers of all ages. Bring a notebook or a laptop and join other local writers to write communally.

Times: 5:00 to 6:30 pm
Location: Upland Public Library - The Brodie Room
Cost: Free!
Contact Information: Reference Department
Blanca (909) 931-4205

Snowman Social

December, 2014

12/2/2014
We welcome our 2-year-old library users and a parent to a special holiday program of stories, songs, snacks, and a craft.

No registration necessary, open for all!

Times: 9:30 am or 10:15 am
Location: Upland Public Library - The Brodie Room
Cost: Free!
Contact Information: Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

Toyshop Tea

December, 2014

12/2/2014
Preschoolers (ages 3-5) will hear holiday stories, sing songs, make a craft and enjoy a snack.
No registration necessary, open for all!

Times: 11:15 am or 1:30 pm
Location: Upland Public Library - The Brodie Room
Cost: Free!
Contact Information: Upland Public Library Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

Holiday Happenings

December, 2014

12/3/2014
Join us for a fun program of holiday stories, snacks, crafts and songs for ages 5-9!

No registration required just arrive on time!

Times: 3:30 pm
Location: The Brodie Room
Cost: Free!
Contact Information: Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

Holiday One-derland!

December, 2014

12/3/2014
A special holiday program for our wonderful 1-year-olds, we'll read holiday books and sing holiday songs to celebrate the season.
No registration necessary, open for all!

Times: 10:00 am or 11:00 am
Location: Upland Public Library - The Brodie Room
Cost: Free!
Contact Information: Upland Public Library Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

Teen Gaming

December, 2014

12/4/2014
Gamers grab your Wii motes and get ready to dance it out with your friends in Just Dance! Alternatively, you can race them in Mario Kart. You can now fight your friends at the library! We've got Super Smash Bros Brawl and now you can play as your favorite characters: Sonic, Jigglypuff, and Green Mario in your fight to be number one. Refreshments will be provided to those who attend!

Times: 3:30 to 5:30 pm
Location: The Carnegie Building
Cost: FREE
Contact Information: Upland Public Library Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

A Spotlight On: El Chicano

December, 2014

12/5/2014
The Upland Library invites you to hear how
El Chicano got their start, their amazing rise to the top, and their latest project, “Signature”

Times: 4:00 p.m.
Location: The Carnegie Cultural Center
Cost: Free
Contact Information: Doris Gin, Adult Services Librarian
Phone: (909) 931-4202
Email: Doris.Gin@Uplandlibrary.org

Spotlight On Mal Middlesworth

December, 2014

12/6/2014
Mal Middlesworth is a survivor of the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. He was 18 years old when he was with the Marine Detachment on the heavy cruiser USS San Francisco that morning.

The Upland Library invites you to hear Mal share his story of survival and transformation.

Times: 1:30pm
Location: The Carnegie Cultural Center
Cost: Free.
Contact Information: Doris Gin
Adult Services Librarian
(909) 931-4202
Doris.Gin@Uplandlibrary.org

Book-Enders Presents: Dr. Gonchar

December, 2014

12/6/2014
Join the Book-Enders and hear what
Dr. Gonchar has to say as he unravels the world of introverts and extroverts

Times: 10:00 to 12:00 p.m.
Location: The Brodie Room
Cost: Free
Contact Information: Reference Desk (909) 931-4205

Paw Stars

December, 2014

12/6/2014
Come on over to the Children's Department and read to the certified therapy dogs of Paw Stars every FIRST Saturday of the month.

Times: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Upland Public Library Children's Department
Cost: Free!
Contact Information: Upland Public Library Children's Desk
(909) 931-4213

Teen December Craft

December, 2014

12/11/2014
'Tis the season to be jolly, and spread your joy to your loved ones by making someone you care about a holiday bauble! We'll be making ornaments in the Carnegie to celebrate this holiday season, and you can get your creative spirits going for your decoration with our festive holiday music. Refreshments will be provided for anyone who wants to participate. Now is your chance to let your inner artist shine and be Bold and Brash.

Times: 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: The Carnegie Cultural Center
Cost: Free
Contact Information: Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

Movie Night For Grown-Ups Presents: The Shop Around The Corner

December, 2014

12/17/2014
Join us for a movie night in The Brodie Room! We will be watching The Shop Around The Corner. Popcorn will be served!

Times: 6:00 p.m.
Location: The Brodie Room
Cost: Free
Contact Information: Reference Desk: (909) 931-4205

Teen After School Movie

December, 2014

12/18/2014
Bring your friends after school for a radically awesome action packed film. This month's movie is Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Watch as Steve teams up with Black Widow and a new ally known as Falcon in order to stop a dastardly new villain. Will the team be able to fight off all of the new enemies who keep cropping up?

Come to the Carnegie on December 18th at 3:30 p.m. to find out! An assortment of snacks and refreshments will be provided so come on over, kick back, and relax after a hard day's work at school!

Times: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: The Carnegie Cultural Center
Cost: Free
Contact Information: Youth Service's Department
(909) 931-4213

Library CLOSED for Christmas

December, 2014

12/24/2014
The Library will be closed from Wednesday, December 24th, through Thursday, December 25th. Regular hours of public service will resume on Friday, December 26th.

Digital Drop-In @ UPL: Ebooks in December

December, 2014

12/26/2014
Did you get an eReader for the holidays? Upland Library offers a Digital Drop-In program where library staff and volunteers will help you one-on-one on how to get started on your eReader or tablet.

Times: 1:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Location: Upland Public Library- The Brodie Room
Cost: FREE
Contact Information: Adult Services & Reference, (909)931-4205

Library CLOSES EARLY at 5:00 p.m.
for New Year's Day

December, 2014

12/31/2014
The Library will be closed from 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 31st, through Thursday, January 1st. Regular hours of public service resume on Friday, January 2nd.