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Santa Monica Public Library is taking its popular How-To Festival on the road! Celebrate National Parks Month at Christine Emerson Reed Park, 1133 7th Street, on Saturday, July 22, 2017 from noon to 3:00 p.m. for an afternoon of hands-on workshops.

All ages are encouraged to come have fun while learning new skills. Our 45-minute, interactive workshops will teach you how to:

  • Hula hoop
  • Plant organic seedlings
  • Play tennis
  • Experience virtual reality
  • Get fit
  • Make a hat from recycled materials
  • Do Tai Chi
  • Play Ukulele
  • Swing dance

See the full schedule of events for the Mini How-To Festival at

This event is free and open to the public. Space is limited and on a first arrival basis. Christine Emerson Reed Park is wheelchair accessible. The park is conveniently located at 1133 7th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90403 near the intersection of Wilshire and Lincoln Blvds. For disability-related accommodations, call Library Administration at (310) 458-8606 at least one week prior to event. The park is served by Big Blue Bus routes 2 and 3 and Metro lines 20 and 720.

For more information on this and other Library programs, visit or call (310) 458-8600.

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