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  "The Living Room ... a place for adults" is a program, initiated in 2008 through a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) federal/state grant called Transforming Life after 50: Public Libraries and Baby Boomers. The aim of the program is to help all adults under, around and over 50 years of age rediscover the library as their community living room, a place to connect, get active and learn. The LSTA grant that launched the program was designed to ensure that the Library is meeting the needs of this demographic group (born 1946-1964). Since its start in 2008, "The Living Room...a place for adults" has served as a model for the community it was designed to engage and support.

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Programs for 50+/Seniors

Happiness Room
Aug 24    3:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Enemy in the Garden: Anti-Semitism in America, Fact or Fiction?
Aug 24    6:00pm    Main Library
POSTPONED--Henry Miller: The Last Days
Aug 27    3:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Colonials, An American Shakespeare Co. presents: Hamlet
Aug 27    2:00pm    Main Library
Happiness Room
Aug 31    3:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Computer Basics II
Sep 1    3:30pm    Ocean Park Branch
Read a Play
Sep 1    7:00pm    Ocean Park Branch
Ocean Park Branch Book Group
Sep 3    11:00am    Ocean Park Branch
Ocean Park Film Series
Sep 6    6:00pm    Ocean Park Branch
Happiness Room
Sep 7    3:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Mindfulness Meditation
Sep 7    5:30pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Forks Over Knives Family - Book Release Celebration
Sep 7    7:00pm    Main Library
Santa Monica Rep Play Reading: In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Play
Sep 10    2:00pm    Main Library
Author Talk: Armenian Genocide Survivor Story
Sep 13    7:00pm    Ocean Park Branch
Happiness Room
Sep 14    3:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Mindful Meditation
Sep 14    7:00pm    Ocean Park Branch
Montana Mystery Book Group: Death of a Red Heroine
Sep 14    7:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Love Wins with Jim Obergefell and Special Guests Paul Katami & Jeff Zarrillo
Sep 14    7:00pm    Main Library
Oneida: From Free Love to the Well-Set Table
Sep 15    7:00pm    Main Library
Main Library Docent Tours
Sep 16    12:30pm    Main Library
Ocean Park Fiction Winners Book Group
Sep 17    11:00am    Ocean Park Branch
Main Library Book Group: We are Completely Besides Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
Sep 19    7:00pm    Main Library
Hispanic Heritage Month Movie: Like Water for Chocolate
Sep 20    6:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Ocean Park Mystery Book Group
Sep 20    7:00pm    Ocean Park Branch
Happiness Room
Sep 21    3:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Mindfulness Meditation
Sep 21    5:30pm    Montana Avenue Branch
Montana Branch Book Group: That Old Ace in the Hole
Sep 21    7:00pm    Montana Avenue Branch
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