Escondido Public Library's Latest News

Thursday, August 14, 2003

San Diego Symphony Pops at Grape Day Park
Come out to Grape Day Park this Sunday at 7:00 p.m. and enjoy the music of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra as they play the 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular. For more information, see the North County Times article:
North County Times article link

Escondido resident publishes poetry
Daniel Jupp, a retired Escondido High School teacher, has just published a collection of poetry titled, 'Sequence'. To read more about Jupp, please see the North County Times article:
North County Times article link

Dinner Theater in Escondido
The Fireside Restaurant will be offering performances by the theater group, H.I.T. Productions starting September 20. Visit the group's web site at: http://www.dinnertheater.net
Or read more in the North County Times article:
North County Times article link

Escondido Fire Engines to Display Purple Ribbons
"Not for a Minute...Not for a Second!" is the message behind the purple ribbons tied to fire engines in Escondido. The ribbons remind parents not to leave children unattended in and around vehicles. For more information about the dangers of leaving children in cars, please see the following web sites:
4 R Kids Sake
http://www.4rkidssake.org
Kids and Cars
http://www.kidsandcars.org

Locate WiFi service
Want wireless access to the internet from a local business? Find the closest wifi hotspot through this web site:
http://www.wifi411.com/index.php

Not all kids have technology skills
MIT's Technology Review has published an article titled, 'The Myth of Generation N', which examines the myth that all kids are naturally adept with technology and how this myth will hurt those who do not possess the technology skills that society is increasingly demanding.
http://www.technologyreview.com/articles/wo_garfinkel080803.asp