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Cannery Row Days

The Monterey Public Library, in partnership with Cannery Row Company, Western Flyer Foundation, and the Cannery Row Foundation would like to invite you to join us as we celebrate Cannery Row Days: Sweet Thursday Hooptedoodles. This year, we will be hosting a variety of online programs that will explore Steinbeck’s novel Sweet Thursday, the history, music, natural environment, and the Broadway production.

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First Friday Art Talks

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a working artist? Come meet different local artists each month and explore the story of their exciting artwork. The First Friday Art Talk presents two different artistic styles for an exploratory look into different artistic worlds. 

Register for this free online event.

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Meet the Stars in Space: Three Astronauts and Their Journey

Realistic digital art of an astronaut floating in space, with the Earth behind them.

Carmel Public Library Foundation Presents:

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become an astronaut or what’s it’s like to live in outer space?

Three astronauts will share their experiences and perspectives;

Stephen Nathaniel Frick, American astronaut and a veteran of two Space Shuttle missions. Frick’s second mission delivered and outfitted the European Space Agency’s Columbus Laboratory, preparing it for future scientific work benefitting life on Earth.

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Fireside Chat: Is the California Dream Dead?

Vintage color illustration of goldminers advertising ship travel to California.

Carmel Public Library Foundation Presents:

Fireside Chat at the Library

Join us for an interactive discussion, “Is the California Dream Dead?”, with Andrew Drummond, PhD, to talk about today’s definition of the California Dream and the possibility to attain it.

Harrison Memorial Library
Corner of Ocean Ave and, Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921

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Library Closed – Thanksgiving

The library will be closed November 24-25 for Thanksgiving. There will be no phone, email, or curbside  service.

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