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Posted on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Don Phillips
The poem of the month video and info.
Posted on Monday, July 14, 2014 by Lauren Teixeira
Hey Kids! Find out about WACC-CO (Wild and Crazy Classics Company, Inc.) - presenting book and movie adventures for you to explore this summer.
Posted on Thursday, June 5, 2014 by Pets and Animals
Just ask your friends who keep urban chickens -- they like the lovely fresh eggs that they produce and LOVE the chickens that produce them.
Posted on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 by Don Phillips
It's June and the SCCLD summer reading clubs are just beginning.
I am all signed up.
I just have to read five books and I'm in the drawing for a Google Nexus Tablet or an iPad mini.
There is still one major question.
What should I read?
Posted on Friday, May 30, 2014 by Don Phillips
Watching Godzilla maul San Francisco, in director Gareth Edwards 2014 Godzilla movie, made me recall a bunch of happy memories watching gigantic monsters destroy beloved cities.
Posted on Thursday, May 22, 2014 by Health and Fitness
Posted on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by Don Phillips
It's been just about twenty five years since the first episode of the game changing sitcom Seinfeld was broadcast in 1989.
Posted on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 by Don Phillips
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Posted on Monday, May 19, 2014 by Don Phillips
Liala Zaray, a National Level Poetry Slam competitor and Milpitas Library Poetry Slam Champion, shares her poem "Imperfections" as the May 2014 Poem of the Month.
Posted on Sunday, May 18, 2014 by Don Phillips
The Nebula Awards were announced on Saturday, May 17 in San Jose. The awards are presented for excellence in science fiction and fantasy writing by the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America.
Check out the winners!
Posted on Thursday, May 15, 2014 by Lauren Teixeira
It was almost May Day and maypoles were calling chickens to dance. . .
Alice and Joanie B. were dreaming of Maypoles -
the colorful ribbons,
the dancing and weaving,
the music --
all in the merry month of May...
Posted on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 by Lauren Teixeira
Annual "On-the-Spot" Student Writing Contest
Sponsored by the Milpitas Library Advisory Commission
and the Milpitas Library
Posted on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 by Don Phillips
Posted on Monday, May 5, 2014 by Don Phillips
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, who give out the Nebula Awards, have a category recognizing excellence in teen science fiction. The award is named for the pioneering science fiction and fantasy author, Alice Mary Norton, who wrote under the pen name, Andre Norton.
Posted on Saturday, May 3, 2014 by Debra Lurie
It's Bay Area Dance Week, a time to get up and dance! Maybe you'll find a flashmob, or you can start your own. Here's one of my favorite dance flashmobs from Moscow, 2012.
Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 by Don Phillips
English Actor Bob Hoskins died on April 29, 2014 at the age of 71.
Posted on Saturday, April 26, 2014 by Don Phillips
Question: On the TV Show Wizards of Waverly Place, where did Principal Laritate get his unusual name?
Posted on Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Diana Lara
Join us this Saturday, April 26th to celebrate Children's Day / Book Day (El día de los niños / El día de los libros) - A celebration of children AND books.
Families can enjoy a mini-storytime sampler, crafts, games, magic, and pinatas!
Posted on Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Don Phillips
The 2014 Nebula Awards for achievements in science fiction and fantasy writing are being presented in San Jose on May 17.
The award is given by the Science Fiction Writers of America (SFWA) and is often compared to the Hugo Award, which is awarded by fans.
Catch up on some great science...