Los Altos

Children's Easy Non-Fiction

Posted on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Laura

Posted on Monday, November 26, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Laura   Name: Laura Pasternack Job Title: Librarian, Adult & Teen services at Woodland Branch How long at the library: Just over four months! Hobbies & Interests: Caring for my pets (dog, cats & snakes), playing viola with local orchestras, shopping, photography, and taking road...

Congratulation! Art Contest winners- Phillip Baek and Kimberly Fong!

Posted on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Congratulation!  Art Contest winners- Phillip Baek and Kimberly Fong! Los Altos is very proud to have two winners in "We Are America" art contest.  Phillip Baek won the first place of  the 3-5 grade category and Kimberly Fong took second place.  Phillip wrote:"We all stand to hold and support our country.  Even though we have...

Winterize Your Home

Posted on Monday, November 19, 2012 by los_altos_manager

  It’s time to get your home ready for cold weather before winter.Take a few steps to prepare. When it rains, your gutters need to be clean.Check your furnace and ducts. Before you use your fireplace, be sure to have it inspected. Time to check your automatic sprinkler/irrigation...

The Thinker

Posted on Monday, November 19, 2012 by

Family Game Day at Los Altos!

Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by Tamara Palmer

Family Game Day at Los Altos! To start off National Games Week, which also just happens to be the week of Thanksgiving, Los Altos is hosting a Family Game event from 4 - 5:30 pm on Friday, November 16th!  Bring a favorite board or card game to share with your friends and family; a perfect way to enjoy a non-hectic...

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Eleanor

Posted on Saturday, November 10, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Eleanor   Name: Eleanor Job Title: Library Clerk Hobbies & Interests: Nutrition, art (especially collage), and her cats Favorite thing about working here: Working with the public - checking materials in and out, helping patrons use the self check-out machines, and registering new...

E-Readers Petting Zoo

Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by los_altos_manager

  Los Altos Library Presents: E-Readers Petting Zoo. Do you want an E-Reader device but are not sure which one to choose? Just in time for the Holidays you can see different E-Readers at the E-Readers Petting Zoo at the Los Altos Library.  You can look, play, and learn about E...

Just Desserts!

Posted on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Just Desserts! November is for desserts! This is the time of year we turn to comforting sugar-laden treats for the holidays. Here at Los Altos Library we have a timely display for the season of dessert making.

Rhythm, Rattle, and Rock @ Los Altos

Posted on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 by Tamara Palmer

Rhythm, Rattle, and Rock @ Los Altos Come rattle a shaker, clap your hands, wave a scarf, shake a pompom, and dance around during a fun-filled afternoon of music and movement.  Open to children of all ages, the Rhythm, Rattle, and Rock program will be held in the Los Altos Program room on Wednesday, November 7 at 3:30 pm...

Book Clubs for Childen in November

Posted on Sunday, October 28, 2012 by los_altos_manager

 Two great book clubs for kids meet at the Los Altos Library in November: Book Bug Club for 2nd and 3rd Graders and Fall into a Good Book Club for 4th through 6th Graders. Book Bug Club meets Tuesday, November 13th from 4 to 4:45. This month's book is called Star Jumper: Journal of a...

Family Storytime with iPAD apps.!

Posted on Saturday, October 27, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Family Storytime with iPAD apps.! Come to a special Family Storytime introducing iPad applications for children and parents.  We will combine both digital devices and traditional children’s books into a storytime at Los Altos Library on Thursday, November 8th, 7pm.     

Just Ask Alice and Joanie B--November is Family Literacy Month so Celebrate with Family Games!

Posted on Friday, October 26, 2012 by Lauren Teixeira

 November is Family Literacy Month—Celebrate with Family Games Celebrations at the SCCLD Libraries...

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Cynthia

Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Cynthia   Name:  Cynthia Job Title: Acting Community Librarian How long have you been with the library? 9  years at Los Altos, 16 years with the SCCLD

Books about Tablet Computers

Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Tablet Computer Books @the Los Altos Library. Do you have a tablet computer and are not sure how to use it? We have books that describe how to use your iOS and Android tablet computers. In addition, we have books that talk about apps and options for both platforms in printed and ebook format...

Dr. Einstein comes to life at Los Altos Library

Posted on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Dr. Einstein comes to life at Los Altos Library Surprise!  Dr. Einstein is coming to visit Los Altos Library and talk to children about his life and offers his great ideas of science.  Children 2nd grade and up are welcome to come and join the lively discussion with Dr. Einstein.  The show will be held in the children's...

Dr. Jack Rakove presents: The Electoral College

Posted on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by los_altos_manager

  Join us at the Los Altos Library on October 10th, 2012 at 7:30 pm to hear Stanford Professor Dr. Jack Rakove speak about the origins of electoral college. Dr. Rakove has taught at Stanford University since 1980 and has written six books. In addition, he received a Pulitzer Prize for his...

Great Graphic Novels @ the Library

Posted on Thursday, October 4, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Great Graphic Novels @ the Library Fall is here and we've got some cool new graphic novels in at the Los Altos Library! Check the catalog, or drop in and grab one of these books.  

Los Altos Library at the Fall Festival

Posted on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by los_altos_manager

Los Altos Library at the Fall Festival Come meet Los Altos Library Staff members on board the Bookmobile at the Fall Festival. They will be located in the Children's Alley of the North Parking Plaza, Saturday and Sunday, October 6-7 from 10 am to 5 pm.

Zinio eMagazines for your mobile device

Posted on Monday, October 1, 2012 by

Zinio eMagazines for your mobile device View the complete full-color digital copy of your favorite magazines through Zinio, our new eMagazine service.   Read your favorite titles page-f

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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

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