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Supervisor Vargas, Library Open County’s First Little Library in Chula Vista

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County Supervisor Nora Vargas, Chula Vista city officials, County Library officials and others opened a new library at Lauderbach Park in Chula Vista Saturday — a “Little Library” for local families, one of 40 the County plans to help install around the county in the coming months.

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Supervisors Approve Little Libraries Initiative

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County supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to create a “little libraries” initiative to boost literacy in low-income and communities of color by giving the people and children living in them more opportunities to have books to read in their homes.

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County Libraries Move to Door-side Service

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With the state’s new COVID-19 Stay Home order in effect, the County of San Diego’s 33 libraries have moved to door-side service to help county residents practice social distancing and still enjoy all the library books, digital magazines, music, movies and other fare they love.

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County Libraries Move to Digital to Help Stop Coronavirus

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County library branches are going to curb-side pickup to help county residents practice social-distancing to stop the spread of coronavirus and still enjoy all the library books, digital magazines, music, movies and other fare they love.

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VIDEO: A Pro With Prose Delights Library Visitors for Decades

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Cardiff resident “Grandma” Betsy Barnhart has a love of books and children. She has been hosting the library’s weekly Grandparents and Books Story time for over 20 years and says her life has been changed by the relationships she’s forged through her volunteerism. The San Diego County Library has a variety of volunteer opportunities. Learn […]