Teen Read Week will take place October 7-13th at libraries nationwide with the theme “It’s Written in the Stars…Read!” The South Pasadena Public Library will be celebrating this week with a special “Big Draw” event on Wednesday, October 10th from 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. in the Library Community Room at 1115 El Centro Street. Teens, ages 13-17, are invited to participate in a drawing workshop hosted by Anime Your Way. Professional artist Brian Lopez will lead this hands-on introduction to drawing comics in the manga style. This program is funded by a grant from the Friends of the South Pasadena Public Library, Inc.
For more information about other upcoming free library youth programs, visit the Library at 1100 Oxley Street in South Pasadena or call Children’s Services at (626) 403-7358. Library hours are Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Monday and Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/southpasadenalibrary.
Upon request made no later than four (4) business days before the event, the City will provide a reasonable accommodation for a qualified person with a disability to have equal access to these events. Please contact ADA Coordinator and Human Resources Manager, Mariam Lee Ko, at (626) 403-7312 or fill out the City’s request form available at www.southpasadenaca.gov and email the form to Human Resources at HR@southpasadenaca.gov.