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Southwest Branch Wifi

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8301 Ming Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93311
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(661) 664-7716

Branch Supervisor: Sherry Wade


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KCL February Events Calendar (Adobe PDF)

Day Date Time Event
Tuesdays All 4:30pm #StorytimeOnline
Families are invited to attend this special storytime that transcends boundaries and can be watched LIVE from anywhere! Can't attend LIVE, watch the archived version on our Youtube!

Tue. Feb. 3 - Love is in the Air
Tue. Feb. 10- Will You Be My Valentine?
Tue. Feb. 17 - Celbrating Chinese New Year
Tue. Feb. 24 - A Visit From the Toothfairy
Wednesdays All 4:30pm Bilingual #StorytimeOnline

Wed. Feb. 4 - Dias festivos divertidos en Febrero
Wed. Feb. 11 - Nuevos Amigos
Wed. Feb. 18 - Nuevo año Chino (Año de la borrega)
Wed. Feb. 25 - Cuentos de hadas clásicos
Tuesdays All 4 - 6pm Tutoring, grades 8-14
English Composition and Analysis, SAT prep
Appointment Required. Register at 661.664.7716
Wednesdays All 11am Preschool Storytime
Wednesdays All Beginning at 5pm Tutoring: Grades 1-8 in English or Spanish;
limit to 2 appointments per month, appointment required.
Thursday 5 5:30pm LEGO Club: Come Build With Us!
Fridays 6, 13, 20, 27 9:30am & 10:30am Toddler Time
Saturdays 7, 14, 21, & 28 1pm Computer Help, by Appointment Only, 30 minute sessions
Saturdays 7, 14, 21, & 28 10:30am Grandma's Attic Family Storytime
Wednesday 11 11am Valentine Preschool Storytime
Thursday 12 6:30pm

Film Screening. Gene T. Shipp, an American Hero. Followed by discussion featuring Julian Wilson, filmmaker.

Thursdays 12 & 26 11:30am Bilingual Storytime
Saturday 14 All Day Come make a Valentine's Flower
Thursday 19 5:30pm KNEX with Tom Suggs - STEAM event for Teens
Thursday 26 5:30pm STEAM event - Family Game Night with Science Games for Teens
Saturday 28 1pm Beginning Mah Jonng. Registration required.

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Facts About the Branch

Materials Checked out 317,917
Library Holdings 79,166
Weekly Hours Open 40
Year Built 1986
Square Feet 18,336
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