|Bring the kids and enjoy a fun-filled event at the Civic Center Branch Library and neighboring Friendship Park on August 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The reading program festival starts at the library’s auditorium with “Tunes and Tales” by Nancy Saint John, and moves outside for face painting, balloons and games. The Civic Center Branch is located at 365 F St. For more information go online at www.chulavistalibrary.com or call the library at (619) 691-5069.
The “Catch The Reading Bug” summer reading program, sponsored by the library and the Friends of the Chula Vista Library, concludes Friday with over 4,500 participants. The library offers reading programs in the spring, summer and fall to assist parents and schools with encouraging children to read while on break from school.