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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 March Events Calendar (Adobe PDF)

Day Date Time Event
Tuesdays 3, 17, & 31 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!
Wednesdays 10 & 24 4:30pm Bilingual #StorytimeOnline
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.
Fridays All 9:30am & 10:30am Toddler Time
Saturdays All 1pm Computer Help, by Appointment Only, 30 minute sessions
Saturdays All 10:30am Grandma's Attic Family Storytime
Saturday 7 3pm Beginning Guitar Chords Workshop
Thursday 12 5:30pm

LEGO Club: Come Build With Us!

Thursdays 12 & 26 11:30am Bilingual Storytime
Saturday 14 10am-1pm Cookies 'N Cram (for Finals)
Saturday 14 All Day Fox in Socks Craft (in honor of Dr. Seuss' Birthday)
Wednesday 18 5:30pm Volunteer Orientation
Thursday 20 5:30pm Full STEAM Ahead! for Teens
Where Art & Math Collide
Saturday 21 1pm Solar S'mores
Celebrate Solar Week by making s'mores in a pizza box cooker!
Saturday 28 1pm

Learn to play Mah Jongg
Registration Required

Saturday 28 1pm Exchange Student Shares Ukranian Culture
Tuesday 31 3-9pm Full STEAM Ahead! Astronomy Day
with the Kern Astronomical Association

Meeting Rooms

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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