Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by Laura Pasternack
James Mercer Langston (aka Langston) Hughes02/01/1902 - 05/22/1967
Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by cupertino_manager
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.
Posted on Monday, April 7, 2014 by mercdiesel
April 7th, 2014 is
National Beer Day
Posted on Saturday, April 5, 2014 by los_altos_manager
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. ...
Posted on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 by Shoshana Francis
Is The Storied Life Of A. J. Fikry THE next big hit novel?
Posted on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 by los_altos_manager
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...
Posted on Friday, March 28, 2014 by mercdiesel
National Sourdough Bread Day
April 1st, 2014
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...
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!
Posted on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 by Laura Pasternack
Posted on Friday, March 14, 2014 by Cynthia Wilson
It's National Pi Day!
Posted on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 by cupertino_manager
MONEY SMART Week is a nationwide public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. The effort was created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002.
Posted on Saturday, March 8, 2014 by los_altos_manager
ONE THOUSAND books! It seems a lot at first! Then think again, if we read just one a day, our children will have heard 1,826 stories before entering kindergarten. Parents and care givers, come to the Children’s Reference Desk and just say the word “1000 books”....
Posted on Thursday, March 6, 2014 by Laura Pasternack
Posted on Thursday, March 6, 2014 by los_altos_manager
Starting in 1987 the month of March has been set aside to pay tribute to the generations of women whose extraordinary and often unrecognized determination, tenacity, and contributions to American society have often been overlooked. Against social convention and often legal restraints, women have...
Posted on Saturday, March 1, 2014 by
Get ready to get creative this March for National Craft Month! To get those creative ideas flowing, here are some craft books to check out from your local Santa Clara County Library.
Posted on Friday, February 28, 2014 by cupertino_manager
Free Financial Planning Workshops in March
The Financial Planning Association® of Silicon Valley is offering several free workshops at SCCLD locations this Spring.
Posted on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 by Shoshana Francis
When I first saw the adorable deer hat on the cover of Woodland Knits by Stephanie Dosen, I knew I had to check this book out.
Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2014 by Laura Pasternack
Most pet owners don't need a special day to love their critters, but if you want an excuse to dote on them even more, February 20th is National Love Your Pet Day! This link from WikiHow has some ideas on how to celebrate this day, including the following:
Posted on Friday, February 14, 2014 by Cynthia Wilson
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