Feel like horsin' around at Campbell Library?

Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks

Campbell Library presents a special book club for kids in Kindergarten & 1st grade to read great books and then meet to talk about these fun stories.   Sign-ups are required.  Stop by Children's Desk to join in the fun.  The club will feature:

Campbell Library'€™s Top 8 Talking Book CD's in January - March 2013

Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2013 by Karen Rose

  These titles were checked out the most… 1.     The Casual Vacancy  by J. K. Rowling 2.     The Black Box  by Michael Connelly

Stories @ Campbell Library all about things that go

Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks

Stories @ Campbell Library all about things that go   Vroom, vroom...this week's story times feature trucks and things that go.         My favorite song is The Truck Song by wonderful singer  Kathy Reid-Naiman   The Truck Song 

Life in North Korea

Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by Klara Kim

Are you curious to know what life is like in North Korea? Learning about the culture of modern day North Korea is always fascinating, heartbreaking, and surreal. Click the links to borrow these titles and you'll come away with a new understanding of what life is like for North Koreans.  ...

Jam Making at the Campbell Library

Posted on Sunday, April 14, 2013 by campbell_manager

Jam Making at the Campbell Library Learn the art of creating delicious homemade jam with happy girl kitchen’s Jordan Champagne. The happy girl kitchen co. is dedicated to simple, delicious, farm-driven foods and to empowering people to get involved and learn about the importance of what's on their plate. The event is...

Explore Santa Clara County Parks: A Presentation at Campbell Library

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2013 by campbell_manager

Explore Santa Clara County Parks: A Presentation at Campbell Library May 13, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. -- Free -- Campbell Library Are you planning a camp stay, a hiking trip, a wedding, or do you want to throw a BBQ party at the park? 

Staff Pick --The Dinner by Herman Koch

Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Robyn McCreight

Staff Pick --The Dinner by Herman Koch The Dinner by Herman Koch Originally published in in the Netherlands in 2009, &qu

Music for Teens and the Young at Heart

Posted on Sunday, March 31, 2013 by Klara Kim

Music for Teens and the Young at Heart   Have you ever been to a music festival? They're the best. You get to listen to bands you love and bands you've never heard of (but will come to love <3) ALL FRICKIN' DAY.    A young lady throwing the horns  

You CAN sing!

Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks

The Early Literacy tip for the week is on: Phonological awareness: The ability to hear and play with the smaller sounds in words. Did you know that singing is not just fun but actually quite important for children?  People claim that they can’t sing on key, but don’t let that...

New words=better words=better readers: Early Literacy tip of the week

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks

New words=better words=better readers: Early Literacy tip of the week This week at story time we discussed the importance of growing children's vocabulary by using better and more descriptive words.   Kitten's First Full Moon

All Things "The Host": Read the Book Before You Watch the Movie!

Posted on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by Klara Kim

All Things Hey everyone, spring has sprung!     Hooray, that means Stephenie Meyer's book The Host is finally going to be out as a movie on March 29th, 2013!

Comics 'n' Classics: Graphic Novel Adaptations

Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 by Klara Kim

  Ever since publishers figured out that young people love to read graphic novels, the book industry has been working hard to adapt all kinds of classic books into novels. Some of these are okay, but are we satisfied with okay? No, we want awesome! One example of an awesome graphic novel...

Teen Bestsellers Are Back from the Dead

Posted on Friday, March 8, 2013 by Klara Kim

Teen Bestsellers Are Back from the Dead They were gone but now they're back! Usually you have to be on a waiting list to get a popular book. Now's your chance to read the most hard to get teen books without waiting because Teen Bestsellers can’t be placed on hold. That means you see them on the shelf more often and can...

Every child ready to read! Story Time Tip of the Week

Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks

Every parent wants to help her child learn and succeed.  And, really its not so hard to do. There are 5 basic practices that support early literacy: singing, talking, reading, writing and playing.  Don't you already do all of that?  Of course, you do!

Looking for Tax Forms?

Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by Karen Rose

Looking for Tax Forms?   Campbell Library has the basic tax forms and instruction booklets. This is a list of what we have so far: State Forms/Instruction Booklets: 540/540A 540 2EZ 540NR Federal Forms: 1040 1040A 1040EZ Federal Instruction booklets:

Spotlight on Bay Area Authors

Posted on Saturday, March 2, 2013 by Robyn McCreight

The Bay Area is an inspiring place. Authors and poets ranging Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Robert Frost, Jack London, and even Mark Twain found inspiration here. The tradition continues, and many of today's bestsellers are created by authors who grew up or moved to the bay area. Here is...

Do The Dewey!

Posted on Monday, February 18, 2013 by campbell_manager

Do The Dewey! Books in public libraries are arranged on the shelves using the Dewey Decimal Classification system, a numerical system that organizes nonfiction by subject.  Each nonfiction book is assigned a "call number."   The call number groups books together by subject...

Classic Romance from Beyond the Grave

Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by Robyn McCreight

Romance lovers, eat your heart out --literally. Celebrate Valentine’s day with one of these classic love stories; or explore the darker side of “undying love” with each classic’s grisly counterpart.  

From the Food Pyramid to MyPlate: A Change on the Dietary Guideline

Posted on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 by Health and Fitness

Are you familiar with the look of this food pyramid?

Silicon Valley Reads: Trivia Contest

Posted on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

Silicon Valley Reads: Trivia Contest   Enter our Purple Heart Trivia Contest for Teens, where answering 5 multiple choice questions can win you a $25 gift card! Even if you haven’t read the book yet, you can still answer the questions by using the library catalog or going online.

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