All SCCLD locations will be CLOSED on November 27th & 28th, 2014 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Read More

Los Altos

Children and Storytelling

Posted on Sunday, November 9, 2014 by Rose Khoury

Children and Storytelling Guest blogger Enid Davis explains the importance of storytelling and the positive impact it has on children. 

Meet Frazier

Posted on Thursday, November 6, 2014 by Rose Khoury

Meet Frazier Frazier is a Boxer who participates in the Reading Buddies program at the Los Altos Library. Learn some interesting things about Frazier and visit him at the library. 

Support the Bookmobile: Lifeline to the Library

Posted on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 by Amytha Willard

Support the Bookmobile: Lifeline to the Library Did you know that Santa Clara County Library has a Bookmobile? Did you know we visit Chandler Tripp School, a school for visually impaired children as well as a First 5 partner? Come along for the ride and find out all about it!

Kids Pick: Setting World Records

Posted on Friday, August 8, 2014 by Rose Khoury

Kids Pick: Setting World Records Would you like to help set a world record?

Meet Pips

Posted on Friday, August 1, 2014 by Rose Khoury

Meet Pips Los Altos Library has a new friend and her name is Pips! She is a border collie that loves to visit the Los Altos Library so children can read to her.

World Turtle Day

Posted on Friday, May 23, 2014 by Laura Pasternack

World Turtle Day WORLD TURTLE DAY: MAY 23, 2014

Monthly craft programs @ your library!

Posted on Thursday, May 15, 2014 by Arts and Crafts

Monthly craft programs @ your library! Would you like to learn a new crafty skill? Would you like to meet new people with similar interests? Come on out to your library where there are lots of monthly craft programs happening.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 1927-2014

Posted on Friday, April 18, 2014 by Laura Pasternack

Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 1927-2014 Gabriel García Márquez: 03/06/1927 - 04/17/2014

Siblings Day

Posted on Thursday, April 10, 2014 by

Siblings Day It's National Siblings Day, a day to celebrate your brothers, sisters or kindred spirits. Sometimes you love them, sometimes you hate them, but when it comes down to it you know there's always someone who's got your back. Also, you've got a solid voting block against Dad to take...

Poet Spotlight: Langston Hughes

Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by Laura Pasternack

Poet Spotlight: Langston Hughes James Mercer Langston (aka Langston) Hughes02/01/1902 - 05/22/1967

Save $$$ with DIY Toolkits

Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by cupertino_manager

Save $$$ with DIY Toolkits DIY Toolkits Now Available at SCCLD  Saving money on your energy and water bills while making your home more comfortable just got easier for residents in the Santa Clara County Library District.

Today is National Beer Day

Posted on Monday, April 7, 2014 by mercdiesel

Today is National Beer Day April 7th, 2014 is National Beer Day  

An Evening of Ballet, Music and Story!

Posted on Saturday, April 5, 2014 by los_altos_manager

An Evening of Ballet, Music and Story! Come for a sneak peek of the ballet “La Fille Mal Gardee”!  The young dancers from Western Ballet School will perform some selections from the show with the story narrated. This special event will be on Thursday April 10th, at 7 pm in the Los Altos Library program room. ...

Book Buzz: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

Posted on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 by Shoshana Francis

Book Buzz: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry Is The Storied Life Of A. J. Fikry THE next big hit novel?

Chamber Music of the Bay Comes to Los Altos Library

Posted on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 by los_altos_manager

Chamber Music of the Bay Comes to Los Altos Library Four musicians currently working in New York and Boston are going to visit Los Altos Library this Thursday evening at 7 pm.  They are going to guide people young and old to the wonderful world of classic music.  Children will also have a chance to try different music instruments at the...

National Sourdough Bread Day

Posted on Friday, March 28, 2014 by mercdiesel

National Sourdough Bread Day  Local Breads National Sourdough Bread Day April 1st, 2014

Snakes: Fact or Fiction?

Posted on Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Laura Pasternack

I'm sure you have all heard the stories about "Man-eating Pythons," in fact there was even a photo circulating for some time "proving" a snake in SE Asia had swallowed a child. So why was that same child photographed a few months later, alive and well? Short answer...

Books Take Flight @SCCLD

Posted on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 by Saralyn Otter

Books will fly when Joe Bluhm, the illustrator of the William Joyce's beautiful picture book The Fantastic Flying Books of Morris Lessmore visits the library!  

That Awkward Moment When...

Posted on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 by Laura Pasternack

 

3.14159 Equals Pie!

Posted on Friday, March 14, 2014 by Cynthia Wilson

3.14159 Equals Pie!                        It's National Pi Day!

Displaying results 1-20 (of 134)
 |<  < 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7  >  >| 
Branch Photo Los Altos Library

Los Altos Library

13 S. San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022


Monday 10 - 9
Tuesday 10 - 9
Wednesday 10 - 9
Thursday 10 - 9
Friday 10 - 6
Saturday 10 - 6
Sunday noon - 6
Holidays & Closures

Phone: (650) 948-7683

Librarian: Judith Gregg

Email: Los_Altos_Manager@sccl.org

Ask Us A Question