Tuesday, August 11, 2020
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Tag: Coronado Community Read

CANCELED – Concert: Sacra/Profana: An Autobiography

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED or POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. In addition to books, libraries collect and preserve stories in musical form. We are...

POSTPONED – ZigZag: From the Library to Rochelle Newman

All library programming and events have been postponed or canceled during this time. Online library services remain available to the public.

Saturday Book Club: “The Library Book”

Meet up to discuss The Library Book. Share your thoughts and hear other perspectives on the events, the characters, the writing, and what you learned....

Burn Institute Storytime

The San Diego Burn Institute Will give a special storytime to teach children about fire safety.

Careers in Fire Service: A Moderated Panel Discussion

The firefighters are some of the true heroes in the The Library Book, the 2020 Coronado Community Read book, working hard to extinguish the...

Library Human Series: So You Want to be a Firefighter?

A firefighter from the Coronado Fire Department will read to children, talk about the job, and demonstrate safety equipment. 

Paint and Sip at Emerald C Gallery

Coronado Community Read event: Join us for an unforgettable evening of friends, fun, and painting as you create your literary canvas celebrating The Library Book. $20 covers all supplies, light snacks, beer or wine. No experience necessary.

The Library: Storytime and Birthday Party

This special storytime will feature The Library by Sarah Stewart. Selected for the Kids Community Read, the picture book is all about loving books and the...

Screening of “Chernobyl” Episode 1

The Chernobyl Disaster captured headlines during the same week the Los Angeles Public Library burned. We will show Episode 1 of the miniseries that...

Artist Spotlight: Richard Lederer

Richard Lederer is a columnist, linguist, wordsmith, author and captivating lecturer who has written fifty books celebrating the English language with its eccentricities, origins,...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Alexia Palacios-Peters for School Board

Submitted by Emily Foster I am thrilled to see that Alexia Palacios-Peters is running for CUSD School Board. I’ve worked with her in several organizations,...

Action Plan on Racism vs Insulated and Isolated White Community

Submitted by Pam WilsonCoronado Unified intends to present its Action Plan on Racism at their August 13 board meeting. This plan is in response...

Money Shamefully Spent

Submitted by Barry AustinAm I the only one to feel outraged that the Mayor and Council, under cover of restricted public involvement, gave away...

More Questions Than Answers

Submitted by Carolyn RogersonThere are days when I cannot believe the vitriol to be read on the pages of Coronado publications or online. I...

NEW STORIES

Community Hero: Grace Del Bagno – Coronado Police Officer (video)

The latest Community Hero video from the Coronado Library’s Dive into Discovery Summer Reading Series. Thanks to Surf’s Up Studios for the video.https://youtu.be/ePfWJySojuk

Jack and Grace Creatively Raise Funds for CSF During Pandemic

Coronado kids Jack and Grace Elardo began their business Jack and Grace's Pop-Up Stand four years ago when they were in 3rd and 4th...

Local Voices: Coronado Picture-Perfect from the Outside; Not Always So Pretty for a Person of Color

Esme Ronis knew that she was different from the rest of her family. Born in La Paz, Mexico, and adopted by a white family,...

Tim Rohan Announces Candidacy for City Council

Submitted by Tim RohanEvents of the past few weeks have spurred me into action. I see a Council that is out of touch with...

Sue Tushingham McNary (1937-2020)

Sue Tushingham McNary, an internationally renowned artist, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great grandmother, and loyal friend, passed away peacefully on Monday morning, August 3, 2020,...