Library to celebrate Native American Heritage Month

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Library to also hold 4 p.m., weekly Teen Tuesday event


The Paramount Library is celebrating Native American Heritage Month in November, which recognizes and celebrates the cultures, contributions, and heritage of Native Americans.
On Saturday, Nov, 16 from 2-3:00 p.m., children will learn about the traditional artwork of the Chumash people and then recreate the art through rock painting.

On Wednesday, November 20 from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon, adults can create corn husk dolls, which have been made by a number of indigenous groups across the United States.

Also this month, every Tuesday is Teen Tuesday starting at 4:00 p.m. with such topics as Create a Comic, a special movie screening, and Lego Mindstorm. There will also be a nutrition program on Thursday, November 21 at 4:00 p.m. where teens will learn an assortment of nutritious habits and prepare their own trail mix. Space is limited for this program. Please call 562.630.3171 to sign up.

For other programs, visit The Library is located at 16254 Colorado Ave.