Celebrate the holiday season at the County Library


Residents are invited to celebrate the holiday season at the San Bernardino County Library. Meet favorite characters, including Santa Claus.  Enjoy a variety of fun-filled crafts, face painting, balloon artists, and more.

These events are another opportunity to celebrate and support the Countywide Vision’s literacy campaign, Vision2Read.  Visitors should bring their library cards, as every 15 items checked out during the events earns visitors an opportunity drawing ticket for a chance to win awesome prizes.  All activities are free and open to all ages.

The San Bernardino County Library Holiday Events will take place in the following locations:

  • Dec. 5 from 3 to 8 p.m. The Lewis Library & Technology Center, 8437 Sierra Avenue in Fontana.

 

  • Dec. 7 from 4 to 7 p.m. The James S. Thalman Library, 14020 City Center Drive in Chino Hills

 

  • Dec. 12 from 4 to 7 p.m. The Hesperia Branch Library, 9650 7th Avenue in Hesperia

 

  • Dec. 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. The Sam J. Racadio Library & Environmental Learning Center, 7863 Central Avenue in Highland

For more holiday events and additional information, please visit sbclib.org or contact your local branch library.

The San Bernardino County Library System is a dynamic network of 32 branch libraries that serves a diverse population over a vast geographic area. The County library system strives to provide equal access to information, technology, programs, and services for all people who call San Bernardino County home.

The library plays a key role in the achievement of the Countywide Vision by contributing to educational, cultural, and historical development of our County community.

For more information on the San Bernardino County library system, please visit http://www.sbclib.org or call (909) 387-2220.


Published November 21, 2017 | By County of San Bernardino | Leave a comment |




Regional Trainer of Trainers training sessions begin this week


Regional Trainer of Trainers training sessions beginning this week will provide the necessary tools and resources to help raise the bar for literacy in San Bernardino County using the Footsteps2Brilliance program. Click on the image of the flyer for more information.

Footsteps2Brilliance is a transformative pre-k through 3rd grade literacy solution that utilizes mobile technology to connect school, home, and the community for academic success. Through the San Bernardino County Footsteps2Brilliance Literacy Partnership with San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools, San Bernardino County Preschool Services, First 5 San Bernardino, and Children’s Fund, all children in San Bernardino County ages 0-5 have access to Footsteps2Brilliance free of charge.

Join Vision2Read and learn about the Footsteps2Brilliance early literacy program and how you can support the Countywide Vision2Read Initiative in your community.


Published November 14, 2017 | By Administrator | Leave a comment | Number of Views (1)




Give yourself the gift of fitness this holiday season


There are a plenty of walks and runs coming up throughout San Bernardino County this holiday season which support the Countywide Vision’s Vision2BActive campaign.

Start Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, Nov. 23) with a Turkey Trot:

Can’t make it on Thanksgiving? Get ready for the 28th Annual Holiday Classic half marathon and 5K on Dec. 10 in Loma Linda.

Or sign up for the Quad City Challenge which combine four of the county’s largest races for a one-of-a-kind challenge. Complete the San Bernardino Turkey Trot, the Holiday Classic in Loma Linda, the Highland Y Run on January 28 and the 35th Annual Run Through Redlands on March 4 and win a challenger medal.

For more information on these upcoming races and other local activities in San Bernardino County, visit www.Vision2BActive.com.


Published November 14, 2017 | By County of San Bernardino | Leave a comment | Number of Views (2)




Western Event at the Chino Hills Branch Library on Nov. 14


The San Bernardino County Library invites residents to the Chino Hills James S. Thalman Branch Library to saddle up for the Western event.  Visitors can take part in an amazing experience as they get the chance to meet and greet Woody and Jessie.  Don’t forget to take pictures.  Enjoy a variety of fun-filled crafts, face painting, a balloon artist, and more. 

This event is another opportunity to celebrate and support the Countywide Vision’s literacy campaign, Vision2Read. The Western event will take place on November 14 from 4 to 7 p.m.  Visitors should bring a library card, as every 15 items checked out during the event earns an opportunity drawing ticket for a chance to win awesome prizes.  All activities are free and open to all ages.

Join the efforts of the San Bernardino County Library to meet a year-long campaign goal of one million circulations at this branch!

The Chino Hills James S. Thalman Branch Library is at 14020 City Center Drive in Chino Hills.

The San Bernardino County Library System is a dynamic network of 32 branch libraries that serves a diverse population over a vast geographic area. The County library system strives to provide equal access to information, technology, programs, and services for all people who call San Bernardino County home.

The library plays a key role in the achievement of the Countywide Vision by contributing to educational, cultural, and historical development of our County community.

For more information on the San Bernardino County library system, please visit http://www.sbclib.org/ or call (909) 387-2220.


Published November 9, 2017 | By Administrator | Leave a comment | Number of Views (3)




Get ready for the 2017 Reindeer Romp


It’s time for another chance to have a Vision2BActive at the Chino Valley YMCA’s 2017 Reindeer Romp 5K run/walk and 10K run on Saturday, Dec. 2.

This special holiday 5K features a full 5K run/walk for all ages and a special run just for the kids. Bring your friends and family and enjoy an active and fun winter morning. New this year is a 10K run.

Contact the Chino Valley YMCA at 909-597-7445 with any questions about the event.

Download the 2017 Reindeer Romp Registration form here.

Download a map of the race here.

To register online, click here.


Published November 8, 2017 | By County of San Bernardino | Leave a comment | Number of Views (1)





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