April 15, 2024 Breaking News, Latest News, and Videos

Caturday at the Santa Monica Public Library

The Santa Monica Public Library presents Caturday at the Library, a fun-filled day of cat-tivities and real kitties, onSaturday, April 7, from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm at the Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd.

You’ve heard of bookmobiles – but how about a cat-mobile? The Catty Wagon is coming to the Library! This mobile adoption vehicle, created just for cats by the Michelson Found Animals Foundation, will visit the Main Library on Saturday, April 7, bringing a clowder of rescued kittens. The Catty Wagon visit is part of the Library’s Caturday at the Library event. Programs include a family story time, kitty crafts, pet adoption tips from the Santa Monica Animal Shelter, a visit from the Catty Wagon, and a screening of the documentary Kedi.

The schedule is as follows:

Family Story Time / 10:30 to 11:00 am / Children’s Activity Room

Join us for cat stories, kitty songs and feline fingerplays.

Catty Wagon (Michelson Found Animals Foundation) / 10:30 am to 1:30 pm / Library Street Level Parking Lot

Cuddle rescued kittens, and maybe find a fur-ever feline friend in this mobile adoption vehicle created just for cats.

Kitty Crafts & Pet Adoption Tips / 11:00 am to 1:00 pm / North Courtyard

Decorate cat ears for yourself and make a feathery toy for your favorite feline. Get advice on choosing the right pet for your family from Santa Monica Animal Shelter staff.

Movie Screening: Kedi (2017, 80 min.) / 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm / MLK, Jr. Auditorium

Hundreds of thousands of Turkish cats roam freely through Istanbul. This award-winning documentary tells the story of seven of these fascinating felines. Ticketed event. Free tickets distributed at noon outside the Auditorium.

The Caturday Staff.

Related Posts

Man Arrested in Marina del Rey After Shots Fired from Rooftop

April 15, 2024

April 15, 2024

Witnesses Captured Footage of Multiple Rapid Shots Being Fired Onto the Street and Sidewalk According to multiple reports including from...

(Video) The LAPD Announces the Arrest of a Suspect in the Horrific Attacks on Two Women on April 6 in the Venice Canal Area

April 15, 2024

April 15, 2024

@smmirrornews The LAPD Announces the Arrest of a Suspect in the Horrific Attacks on Two Women on April 6 in...

Malibu Canyon Road Closed After Rockslide: Seek Alternate Routes

April 15, 2024

April 15, 2024

Closure Is Expected to Last at Least Until Monday Afternoon Malibu Canyon Road has been closed due to a large...

Ulta Beauty Burglary Suspects Apprehended

April 14, 2024

April 14, 2024

Detectives Suspect These Individuals Are Part of a Larger Organized Retail Theft Ring Several suspects in a recent burglary at...

LAPD Announces Capture of Suspect in Venice Canal Attacks

April 14, 2024

April 14, 2024

Authorities Provide Updates on the Arrest at Press Conference By Dolores Quintana This morning, LAPD Commander Steven Lurie, West Bureau,...

Registration Now Open for Summer at New Roads

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

New Roads School is accepting registration for its summer program, a vibrant selection of classes and camps curated to meet...

CodeREV Inspires Kids to Code

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

Budding coders, robotics engineers, game developers, animators and STEM campers are invited to join CodeREV this summer for a memorable...

YMCA Santa Monica: When School Is Out, Camp Is In

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

As the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District nears its end,  YMCA Santa Monica is setting up for its popular Summer...

Venice Shorts: Media Trucks Scour Canals After Saturday’s Violent Assaults

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

Just How Safe Is Venice? By Nick Antonicello Car vandalism, tool theft, break-ins, property theft, pick-pocketing at the beach, rampant...

Accents Owner Steven Hanna Reflects on Decades Long Legacy

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

For 37 years, Accents Jewelry has transcended mere commerce, evolving into a vibrant community, a crucible of creativity, and a...

Santa Monica Breakfast Club Hosts 8th Annual Mad Hatter Tea Party

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

Whimsical Event Raises Funds for Local Families’ Dental Care Needs The Santa Monica Breakfast Club is gearing up for its...

Council Advances Plans for 120+ Affordable Apartments

April 11, 2024

April 11, 2024

The Development Aims to Serve Individuals and Families Earning Between 30 to 80% of the Area Median Income The City...

(Video) The New Menu Experience at Cassia Restaurant in Santa Monica is Delicious

April 11, 2024

April 11, 2024

The Southeast Asian dishes satisfy. Friendly ambiance, flavorful food, subtle cocktails, beer and wine, and scrumptious desserts. @smmirrornews The New...

Lyft Driver Charged with Sexual Assault Following Investigation

April 10, 2024

April 10, 2024

The Incident Occured in September By Zach Armstrong A Lyft driver who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman last year has...

SB 1509 Advances: Malibu Officials Rally Behind Negligent Operator Treatment Bill

April 10, 2024

April 10, 2024

Senator Stern’s Legislation Gains Momentum in Effort to Curb Reckless Driving SB 1509, the Negligent Operator Treatment bill spearheaded by...