Posted on Thursday, September 19, 2013 by cupertino_manager
Join us for storytime! Our Fall 2013 storytime schedule began Tuesday, September 3.
All storytimes are held in the Cupertino Library Story Room.
Can you imagine a world without sewing? I can’t. First of all, think how poorly everyone would be dressed. This skill, first practiced in prehistoric times, has evolved with us and kept humankind well-clad and warm for millennia all over the world. Sewing has also allowed us to...
Posted on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 by cupertino_manager
The Story of Beautiful Girl
Posted on Thursday, September 12, 2013 by cupertino_manager
For a book that has been around since 1985, it sure took Hollywood a long time to make Ender’s Game into a movie.
The author had a lot of reasons why he didn’t sell the rights for this book. When he found the right people to work with and make it into a movie, the...
Man Booker Prize for Fiction is a prestigious literary award in Britain.
This year's shortlist features six writers from across the globe: Canada, Britain, Ireland, New Zealand and Zimbabwe. The winner of the Booker will be named at a ceremony in London on Oct. 15 with a cash prize...
Posted on Saturday, September 7, 2013 by cupertino_manager
What does it take for a plant to make the UC Davis Arboretum All Stars cut? It’s a bit like winning a Nobel Prize, if there was one for plants. If they want to be all stars, plants need to be easy to grow and easy to care for state-wide and year round; they need to be...
Posted on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 by cupertino_manager
Share Your Knowledge!
Are you savvy with your iPod/iPad, tablet device or eReader? The Santa Clara County Library District is looking for dedicated volunteers to help run their Tech Toolbar at the Cupertino Library.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Attend a mandatory...
Posted on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 by cupertino_manager
Frederic Pohl, iconic Hugo Award winning science fiction author, died on Monday, September 2. His key works include The Space Merchants (1952) cowritten with Cyril Kornbluth , Man Plus (1976), Gateway (1977), and JEM (1979). Social Satire, especially dealing with consumerism, were...
Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 by
Measure A, the all-mail ballot recently sent to residents in the Santa Clara County Library District (SCCLD) service area, has passed by 81%.
Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 by cupertino_manager
The sequel is coming! Reserve your copy to find out what happens to Matt in
Lord Of Opium.
Posted on Monday, August 26, 2013 by cupertino_manager
Cupertino Cinema Club will be on Thursday, September 12 at 4 p.m. in the Story Room. School-aged children are invited. Call 408.446.1677 x3321 for the free movie title.
Posted on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 by cupertino_manager
Q: What do skating and cooking have in common?A: Brian Boitano loves to do both.
Posted on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 by cupertino_manager
The Great Gatsby
Posted on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 by cupertino_manager
August 19th is National Aviation Day, a federal observance to celebrate the history and development of aviation. It was established by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1939 to honor the 68th anniversary of Orville Wright's birthday.
Here is a selection of aviation books to help...
Posted on Monday, August 12, 2013 by cupertino_manager
That’s right folks! August 27, 2013 marks the 15-year anniversary of the publication of the first Harry Potter book (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone) in the United States. To celebrate this occasion, the US publisher of Harry Potter is releasing all 7 volumes of the...
Posted on Saturday, August 10, 2013 by cupertino_manager
The Art Display Wall at Cupertino Library now features Hong Kong Alliance & Anastasia Saltabida Show.
Posted on Thursday, August 1, 2013 by cupertino_manager
From Motorbikes to Superbikes
From the early prototypes of the late nineteenth century to the superbikes of today, Motorcycle: The Definitive Visual History covers over 1,000 machines in brilliant color. See how bikes progressed decade-by-decade, interspersed with the histories of each of...
Posted on Monday, July 29, 2013 by
Library District Residents receive as much as 400% Return on Investment
A new independent study recently revealed as much as a 400% return on taxpayers’ investment
Posted on Friday, July 26, 2013 by
Expiring soon, the Library Measure A Ballot continues current funding at existing rates with no increase in taxes.
Is an all-mail ballot requiring a two-thirds vote to pass
Ballots are mailed out July 29 to library district residents
Librarian: Gayathri Kanth
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