COVID-19 Local Update
July 16, 2020
Throwback Thursday - Celebrate Monterey’s 250th Birthday: A Virtual Tour in Nine Postcards, by David Laws -
Some wonderful vintage postcards described in this article by local author and photographer David Laws in celebration of Monterey's 250th birthday year 2020. Check out the article, Celebrate Monterey’s 250th Birthday in 2020: A Virtual Tour in Postcards . (click postcards to enlarge)
Support the Monterey Public Library - California's First Library, established 1849
The Library needs your support now more than ever before. Due to Covid-19 our funding has been drastically reduced. Please consider joining our non-profit partner the Monterey Public Library Friends & Foundation, or make a donation at The Friends & Foundation helps fund new materials, programs, and services that will keep your library a vibrant place to learn and grow. Read on to learn more.
Local Economic Stimulus Checks Delivered
The Local Economic Stimulus Plan Fund just finished distributing another round of checks to local businesses in need during this unprecedented time of the pandemic. This brings the current total to $625,000 disbursed of $1million. Learn more and see all the photos at

Thank you to our partnership with the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and the Community Foundation for Monterey County.
Monterey's  Virtual Recreation Center's  latest video, "SPIRALIZED CARROT SALAD" - check it out!
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From Flattening the Curve to Slowing the Spread and back to Flattening the Curve - Let's do it!
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