Location Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
285 E. Walnut St.
Events at Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
The Pasadena Humane Society’s Barks and Books literacy program for children invites kids to read stories to a friendly dog at 4 p.m.
Free movies screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Wednesday’s movie is “A Better Life.” Tweens ages 8 to 11 are invited to the Kids’ Book Club to discuss “The One and Only Ivan” by Katherine Applegate at 4:30 p.m. Call and press option 4 to register.
Free movies screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Wednesday’s movie is “Thousand Pieces of Gold.” The Mother/Daughter Book Club discusses Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women at 7 p.m. Call and press option 4 to sign up.
A rollicking hand-clapping and toe-tapping afternoon is in store as the Scottish Fiddlers of Los Angeles return to Pasadena Central Library’s Wright Auditorium April 4 for their 4th annual Rock the Library Ceilidh Concert. A fiery program of marches, strathspeys, reels and jigs in the rousing Scottish tradition will be performed by the 30-member orchestra featuring fiddles, cellos, drums, piano, dancers, and song. Tickets available on-line at brownpapertickets.com or on the Fiddlers website and at the box office 30 minutes before concert start. Advance tickets are recommended for this popular event.
Teens can learn about stop animation as they create their own video, with equipment provided from 4 to 6 p.m. Call (626) 744-4246 to sign up.