Escondido Public Library June Events


Escondido Public Library
Kids, teens and adults are welcome to join the fun and learn at the Escondido Public Library!
Here’s a list of this month’s free events. Check out their full website for more information.

Escondido Public Library
760-839-4684, Free – more programs online!

Escondido Public Library invites you to take the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge, Design Your World! from June 19-July 31.  Learn more at


Navy Band Southwest Brass Quintet
Tuesday, June 6, 6-7:30 p.m.
This ensemble blends the individual sounds of the trumpet, oboe, trombone, flugelhorn and French horn to create a highly eclectic sonic palette. They bring this unique sound to works from various genres, with an emphasis on popular American composers such as Aaron Copland and Samuel Barber.

Kick Off Celebration “Design Your World!” Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, June 21, 12-3 p.m.
Register for the Summer Reading Challenge and enjoy a treat from Rita’s Italian Ice and Chick-Fil-A. (While Supplies Last.)

Half-Price Sale in the Friends Book Shop!
Friday, June 23, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday, June 24, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Rhymes & Reading Storytime
Mondays, May 1, 8, 15 & 22, 11-11:30 a.m., Ages 4-5

Knights Realm Chess Club
Mondays, May 1, 8, 15 & 22, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Ages 6-12

R.E.A.D. Book Club
Friday, May 19, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Ages 9-12
The Read, Eat, and Discuss (R.E.A.D.) Book Club will explore Jennifer L. Holm’s novel, The Fourteenth Goldfish. Circulating copies of the book are available for checkout and can be obtained at the Youth Services Desk, while supplies last. To reserve a copy, visit the Library’s catalog at

Registration is required and is open between April 19 and May 18 at


Teen Summer Reading Challenge: Game On!
Wednesday, June 28, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Ages 12-18
Challenge friends and foes to a variety of board, card, or video games.


Escondido Writers Group
Tuesday, June 6, 1-4 p.m.
Improve your writing through monthly readings and group critiques. Writers of fiction, non-fiction, and memoirs are all welcome. Registration is required. Please register at:

2nd Tuesday Book Club
Tuesday, June 13, 6-7:30 p.m.
The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King. Reserve a copy from the Library’s catalog!

Rincón Literario Bilingual Book Club
Saturday, June 17, 3:30-4:45 p.m.
The House of Spirits/La casa de los espíritus by Isabelle Allende. Reserve a copy from the Library’s catalog!

Adult Summer Reading Challenge: Floral Arranging Demonstration
Saturday, June 24, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Learn to create floral arrangements from a San Diego Floral Association Designer. A raffle drawing winner will get to take an arrangement home. Registration is required. Please register at: