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Food for Fines

May 19-25, 2014

Return your overdue items and pay your overdue and expired hold fines with cans of food. ($5.00 limit) Each can is worth $1.00 in fines. Donations will go to the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano and the food you donate will stay in this county.

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Casa Buena: a Multicultural Event for Teens

Saturday, May 17

2:00-4:00 pm

Take a tour of the taste buds as our TAB (Teen Advisory Board) and Teen Volunteers provide us with tasty treats from all over the world while our other senses feast on cultural entertainment like belly dancing and live music.   We are looking for people who would like to show off their mulitcultural talent. If you would like to do a 10 minute demo, please contact the Teen Librarian.

S-P-E-L-L-I-N-G Bee!

Wednesday, May 14

3:30 - 5:00 pm

Grades 1-3 at 3:30 pm

Grades 4-6 at 4:00 pm

Grades 7-8 at 4:30 pm

A list of words and rules are available at the desk. A winner will be chosen in each grade level bracket.

Benicia Saving Water Guidelines

See attached guidelines below.  For more information, click on picture above.

Hands-On Science

Tuesday, April 29

3:30-4:45 pm

For kids from ages 5 to 8

We’ll have several different stations set up with science activities!

Are You Benicia's Next Poet Laureate?

Poet Laureate Applications due June 1, 2014, 6 pm.

We are looking for nominations of Benicia residents who would like to serve as Benicia's next Poet Laureate.  Nominate yourself or someone else.

The Poet Laureate must be a Benicia resident and will serve for a two year term beginning July 2014. 

April is National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Poetry Month with a poetry reading to celebrate the publication of the First Tuesday Poets anthology: A Word for All Seasons.

Sunday, April 27

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

All are welcome.

Dessert Wars

Wednesday, May 7 at 7 pm

Green Waste and Weed Abatement Program

April 26 - 27

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Benicia Corporation Yard

Voting Resources

June 3: Election Day (polls will be open from 7am until 8 pm).

Solano County voter information

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