The County of San Diego made the following announcement on November 13, 2012:
The community is invited to join the Casa de Oro Library’s 50th Anniversary Celebration at 9805 Campo Rd., Spring Valley. The event is taking place Saturday, Dec. 1 from 12:15 to 3:30 p.m. and will feature separate events for kids, teens and adults. The celebration is free and cake will be served.
The afternoon will be full of activities for all ages. Library Director José Aponte will speak at 12:15 p.m.
The award-winning Monte Vista High School Sound Odyssey Choir, led by Sarah LeClair Klacka, will perform at 12:30 p.m. and acoustic singer Joe Rathburn will bring in the holiday spirit with Christmas music at 2:00 p.m. The finale program at 3:00 p.m. will include a Nutcracker themed puppet and marionette show. During the entire event will be balloon animals for kids and a children’s craft.
“This celebration is a testament to the support from the Casa de Oro community over the years,” says Branch Manager Amanda Heller, “We’re excited to provide this family friendly event for the community.”
This program is supported in part by the Friends of the Casa de Oro Library. For more information, contact the Casa de Oro Library at 619-463-3236 or visit www.sdcl.org.