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Thursday, March 04, 2004

Top 10 books to feed the imagination
This list published on the UK web site Guardian Unlimited includes these books: Life of Pi, Harry Potter, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Library filtering policy unchanged
The City Council voted yesterday to back the Library Board's decision to leave the adult computers unfiltered. Read more in today's North County Times article:

Tuesday, March 02, 2004

First Thursday Concert: Cobblestone
This Thursday's library concert features Cobblestone, performing traditional Irish music and dance. The event starts at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library in the Turrentine Room.

Long Term Care Questions and Answers class
Baby Boomers - learn invaluable information on Medicare, HMO's, Medi-Cal eligibility, long-term care insurance benefits, and whether you should even consider this coverage at the "What! You Mean I Wont' Live Forever! Long Term Care Questions and Answers" OASIS class this Saturday, March 6th from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Robinson's May South Store, 3rd Floor. The fee is $2.00.

Gun locks availabe at police department
Project CHILDSAFE has made gun locks available to the public. You may pick up your gun lock at the Escondido Police Department front lobby at 700 W. Grand Ave. during business hours (Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.) For more information on Project CHILDSAFE, please see their official web site:

Daley Ranch Naturalist Hikes
Discover Escondido's Daley Ranch through a naturalist hike: