Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Coronado Public Library Events

Aspiring Authors Invited to Submit to Indie Author Contest

Attention aspiring authors!The Coronado Public Library is pleased to support the California Indie Author Project and help local authors get the recognition they deserve...

Live Reading of “Much Ado About Nothing”

Elizabethan theaters were frequently shuttered in London during outbreaks of the plague, so communities were unable to come together and witness performances during times...

Math Magicians Challenge Offered for Children in Grades K-3

Summer has come early in some ways. While children are out of school for an extended period, the commonly known regression in academic growth,...

Coronado STEAMs into Reading

You may be at home in Coronado, but you're not alone! Coronado Teens and Tweens are invited to join the Coronado Public Library's Coronado...

The San Diego Writers Festival is Coming To Coronado!

UPDATE March 12, 2020 - This event is postponed until the fall 2020.  This free, immersive, all day experience on April 4 features live performances,...

Concert: Sacra/Profana: An Autobiography

UPDATE March 13, 2020 – This event is postponed until further notice. In addition to books, libraries collect and preserve stories in musical form. Coronado...

U2 Related Events at the Library: Film Screening and Author Visit

While attempting to document the nuclear capabilities of the USSR, CIA pilot Francis Gary Powers was shot down by a Soviet surface-to-air missile on...

Demystifying Design: Time to Design for the 2020 Flower Show!

Since the 2019 flower show last year, the Coronado Floral Association has offered workshops focusing on the basics of floral design and techniques. With...

2020 Citizen Science Expo at the Coronado Public Library

UPDATE March 12, 2020 - This event is postponed until further notice. On March 28, from 10 am – 2 pm, the Coronado Public Library...

Author Luncheon at the Library with Elizabeth Little

Elizabeth Little will be the featured guest at this special Friends of the Coronado Library fundraising luncheon on March 11, 2020 at 12:30 pm....
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

I am Conflicted About How and When to Reopen Public Schools

Submitted by Casey TanakaI am conflicted about how and when to reopen public schools. I cannot help but notice that stores like Vons and...

Il Fornaio Allowed to Take HALF the Bay Path in Front of Their Building?

Submitted by Mike BarnesThe other day as I walked towards the Ferry Landing, I noticed that Il Fornaio had been allowed to put small...

The Devastating Impact COVID-19 Has Had On My Life

Submitted by Michelle TalleyI'm writing with intentions to share insight into the one of many lives that have been heavily impacted by Covid. I'm...

Historic City Council Accomplishments Improve Coronado

Submitted by Richard Bailey, Mayor, City of CoronadoAs we work collectively here in Coronado, throughout the region, and at the state level to address...

NEW STORIES

Firefighters Enter 3rd Day of Battle Against Fire Aboard USS Bonhomme Richard

UPDATED July 15, 2020 9:15am - As of 6 am Pacific time July 15, firefighting teams continue operations on board USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD...

Five Restaurants Temporarily Close After Workers Test Positive for COVID-19

On Sunday, July 12, five additional (after three last week) Coronado restaurants announced temporary closures due to positive COVID-19 test results from staff. Night...

Coronado Based Crews Contribute to Firefighting Efforts on USS Bonhomme Richard

This article was updated at 2:30pm July 13 with a statement from the Coast Guard, and again at 8:15pm.Fed Fire continues to lead the...

Mobile Black Lives Matter Protest Shares Message in Coronado

A peaceful, mobile Black Lives Matter protest left downtown San Diego yesterday to pass through Coronado, traveling across the bridge and down Third Street...

USS Bonhomme Richard Evacuated After Shipboard Fire Pier-Side at Naval Base San Diego

Local, base and shipboard fire fighting teams responded to a fire aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6), a Wasp-class Amphibious Assault Ship, while it was...