Quilting Studio Sept. 3 (continuing) 1 - 5 pm
Space in the Quilting classes limited to 6 each session.
Intermediate and advanced quilters work on their own projects to further
their quilting skills with help and advice available from Instructors Judy
Riddle, Marcia Luchini and Francie Angwin.
Contact Judy (707) 684-6470 to secure your place.
Beginning Quilting Sept. 10 - Nov. 19 . 6 - 9 pm
Instructor Judy Riddle will teach the basics of quilt making from beginning
to end. Students will create a completed lap-size quilt. A detailed
supply list given at first meeting. Attendees encouraged to bring their
own sewing machine. Space limited so secure your place by contacting
Judy at (707) 684-6470
Story of Human Language Sept. 4 - Sept. 25 . 10:30 - 11:45 am
Taught by Professor John McWhorter of Columbia University. This course
shows how a single tongue spoken 300,000 years ago has evolved into the
estimated 7,000 languages used around the world today. This course began
in the spring of 2019, took a summer break, and concludes with the last eight
lectures. Facilitator is Gary Klein of Irish Beach.
Cultural Anthropology Sept. 4 - Dec. 11 . Noon - 1:30 pm
Instructor Tobias Green teaches a similar class at Mendocino College. The
class focuses on material culture, economics, sociopolitical organization
from different times and geographic locations. Included is ethnographic
information from both the Pomo culture of Northern California and the Beng
of the Cote d’Ivoire. Green has taught at the College of the Redwoods and
Mendocino College for over twenty years. A syllabus will be provided at
the first class meeting.
Science of Gardening Sept. 4 - Nov. 20 . 2 - 3:30 pm
Taught by Professor Linda Chalker-Scott of Washington State University.
Facilitator, Jennifer Ketring, local gardening educator will help you apply
the Science to your own garden. Ketring gardens at Windy Hollow Farm
near Point Arena, consults with ReScape California, Directs ACORN
Partners in Education, and is a Certified Permaculture Designer.
Life and Operas of Verdi
Sept. 5 - Nov. 21, Jan 9 - May 22 . 11am - Noon
Professor Robert Greenberg of San Francisco Performances combines
fascinating biographical facts and a variety of musical excerpt from
Verdi’s operas. Volunteer facilitator Carol Eastwood of Point Arena.
Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed, Part 2
Sept. 5 - Nov. 21 . 12:30 pm – 2 pm .
Taught by Professor Edwin Barnhart of the Maya Exploration Center this is
the second part of the course. Many amazing visuals detail the history and
culture of Mesoamerican. The course ends by spotlighting the Aztec culture
and its transformative encounter with Hernan Cortes. Facilitator is Virgil
Knoche of Manchester.
Vikings Sept. 5 - Nov. 21, Jan 9 to Feb 13. 2 - 3:30 pm
Taught by Professor Kenneth W. Harl of Tulane University. Explore the
Vikings as raiders, seafarers, kings and writers during the 8th to the
early 11th centuries. Learn how the Vikings changed the history of
medieval European civilization. Volunteer facilitator is Jean Ohman of Sea
|FRIENDS OF COAST COMMUNITY LIBRARY
225 Main Street PO Box 808
Point Arena, CA 95468
|Ongoing and Special Events at Coast Community Library
Monday - 4:30 - 6:00 PM - Ukulele Group
Tuesday - 9:30 AM Tai Chi
Tuesday - 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM; 6 - 9 PM Beginning Quilting 2:00 - 5:00 PM Quilting Lab
Wednesday - 11 - 11:30 AM Story Time & Crafts with Marilyn & Friends for toddlers and
Wednesday - third Wednesdays of the month - 4 PM Library Book Club
Saturday - second Saturdays of the month- South Coast Stamp Club 12:30 - 3 pm
The classes do not meet on days the library is closed unless otherwise
announced by the facilitator.
The sale kiosk at the library is full of books available for sale whenever the library is open.
Check it out for great deals. Look for rare and out of print books on the cart near the front
door and on shelves next to the public access computers.
Check above on this page for current dates and times.
with Marilyn &
Wednesdays at 11 -
9/11 - How Silly!
9/18 - Leaves all Around
9/25 - Dinosaurs Stomp
10/2 - Whooo Am I?
10/9 - Under the Sea
10/16 - Animals
10/23 - Starry Starry
10/30 - Trick or Treat
11/6 - On the Move
11/13 - Oooh Mud
11/20 - Being Thankful
12/4 - Flying High
12/11 - Down on the
at 4 PM
Once Upon A River
The Feather Thief
Kirk Wallace Johnson
|Computer Help@the Library
Monday - Friday drop-in or by appointment. Help with basic computing, email,
downloading audiobooks and movies. Free. For more information 882-3114
The Great Courses Series are viewed on the Library's
70 inch video screen. All classes are free.
Sunday @ the Library
Banned Books Week Kickoff
Readings from Banned Books by Linda Pack,
host of the KZYX and KGUA radio
show, Mendocino County Remembered.
September 22 at 2 p.m.