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Southwest Branch Wifi

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8301 Ming Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93311
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(661) 664-7716

Branch Supervisor: Sherry Wade


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KCL April Events Calendar (Adobe PDF)

Day Date Time Event
New Every Week! N/A N/A #StorytimeOnline - Bilingual & English
Discover new videos every week with hosts Liz & Rafael on our YouTube channel and checked out all our archived storytimes too!
Tuesdays All 4 - 6pm Tutoring, grades 8-14
English Composition and Analysis, SAT prep
Appointment Required. Register at 661.664.7716
Wednesdays All 11am Preschool Storytime
Wednesdays All Beginning at 5pm Tutoring: Grades 1-8 in English or Spanish;
limit to 2 appointments per month, appointment required.
Fridays All 9:30am & 10:30am Toddler Time
Saturdays All 1pm Computer Help, by Appointment Only, 30 minute sessions
Saturdays All 10:30am Grandma's Attic Family Storytime
Thursdays 2, 16, & 30 11:30am Bilingual Family Storytime
Tuesday 7 5pm

Learn how to make a presentation using Prezi

Tuesday 7 4:30pm Full STEAM Ahead! for Teens
Robot Party with Bakersfield Robotics
Wednesday 8 5:30pm Volunteer Orientation
Thursday 9 5:30pm LEGO Club: Come Build With Us!
Wednesday 15 4pm Celebrate National Library Week!
Make a folded book
Thursday 16 4:30pm Full STEAM Ahead! for Teens
Bakersfield Robotics Presentation
Thursday 16 5:30pm Full STEAM Ahead! for Teens
Taft College Presentation
Saturday 18 10am-6pm

Classic Movie Marathon (for Adults)
Movies: How to Marry a Millionaire, I was a Male War Bride, The Gunfighter, & An Affair to Remember

Thursday 23 5pm Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting
Thursday 30 5pm Full STEAM Ahead! for Teens
Coding Workshop

Meeting Rooms

Facts About the Branch

Materials Checked out 317,917
Library Holdings 79,166
Weekly Hours Open 40
Year Built 1986
Square Feet 18,336
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