Posted on Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Karen Rose
These were the top Artists checked out over the Holidays…
1. Swift, Taylor
Posted on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by Robyn McCreight
This month will see the release of Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters, yet another film in a string of recent movie adaptations and television series that transform the lives and tales of The Brothers Grimm into crime-fighters and detectives.
Posted on Monday, January 21, 2013 by Health and Fitness
We get drinks from vending machines all the time. Many of us probably don’t pay much attention to how many calories are in those beverages….but times are changing.
Posted on Monday, January 14, 2013 by Klara Kim
We don't get much of our own snow in the Bay area so we have to make our own out of paper. The library has snowflakes for President's Day, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, and more!
We'll teach kids in grades 3 and above how to make their own paper...
Posted on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 by Robyn McCreight
When I graduated from the English department at SJSU, I was given a "guilt list" along with my diploma. This intimidating scroll consisted of a long list of titles that I, as an English major, should read before I die. Working at a library, this list seems even more compulsory since I...
Posted on Saturday, December 29, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
As we transition into the new year, we have plenty of “best of 2012” lists to help you catch up on the reading you may have missed. But this is also a good time to look ahead to 2013 and add your name to the request list for some of next year’s most promising titles. Here...
Posted on Saturday, December 22, 2012 by Lisa Dearborn
Have you read one of these "most popular" books? Did you like it? Suggest one to a friend!
1) Diary of A Wimpy Kid
Posted on Thursday, December 20, 2012 by campbell_manager
These 10 authors are currently the most popular authors of non-fiction among Campbell Library patrons. Their titles are available in a variety of formats including printed books, audiobooks, large type, downloadable e-books and more. Search our catalog to place these...
Posted on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 by campbell_manager
Do you know who Martin Beck is?
Long before there was the Girl with the dragon tattoo, Inspector Kurt Wallander or Inspector van Veeteren, there was Inspector Martin Beck.
Posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 by Karen Rose
eBooks are becoming more and more popular. You can download free eBooks from Overdrive and also Axis360 which has full color eBooks. Let’s say you’ve successfully checked out and downloaded eBooks from Overdrive, and you want to try Axis360. You&rsquo...
Posted on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by campbell_manager
Teens are invited to create a snowman made of hot cocoa, marshmallows and mints. Give a snowman as a gift or make one for yourself. All supplies provided.
Posted on Friday, December 7, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
I want to like audio books; I really do. But I’ve always had a difficult time listening to them. When someone starts reading, my mind starts to wander. And honestly, I find some of the narrators annoying and they often don’t fit the voice that I imagine. Audio books can be really...
Posted on Saturday, November 24, 2012 by Klara Kim
Our first Family Game Night at Campbell Library was a success! If you missed it, there's a second one on Monday, November 26th and you can drop-in between 6:30pm and 8:30pm.
What Made Our Game Night So Great
1. Great parents! It warms the heart to see doting parents help...
Posted on Saturday, November 17, 2012 by Klara Kim
We had a special visitor at the library last week: Johnny Appleseed!
Johnny told us all about growing up in a log cabin with 11 brothers and sisters. The kids asked plenty of questions and found out his favorite kind of apple is called the "Rambo".
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by campbell_manager
Posted on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 by campbell_manager
Looking for reviews and recommendations on local goods and services, such as plumbers, doctors, health clubs, auto mechanics, or drycleaners, but can’t afford "her" list?
Posted on Friday, November 9, 2012 by Klara Kim
We had an awesome time dicussing The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate, eating grasshopper cookies -- mint, not real grasshoppers! -- and talking to Lynn from the Youth Science Institute about entomology.
Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by Robyn McCreight
Certain books just beg to be read on a cold rainy day with a warm cup of cocoa. Now that the weather is finally starting to feel like winter, it’s the perfect time to wrap up in a blanket and curl up with a good book. Here is a list of some of my favorite cold-weather reads
Code Name Verity -Elizabeth Wein
Posted on Monday, November 5, 2012 by campbell_manager
These 10 authors are currently the most popular authors of fiction among Campbell Library patrons.
Librarian: Jane Cronkhite
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