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Remembering Joan Fontaine

Posted on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 by Don Phillips

Remembering Joan Fontaine Remembering Joan FontaineOctober 22nd, 1917 - December 15th 2013

Ho! Ho! Ho! for Christmas Po(etry)

Posted on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 by Lauren Teixeira

  In all the hustle and bustle of the holidays - it's nice to catch a few sweet moments to remember the simple riches we hold dear. . . What better way to rediscover these moments than through poetry - and to share them with our children?   Team up poetry with vintage Christmas...

December Poem of the Month

Posted on Monday, December 16, 2013 by Don Phillips

December Poem of the Month Acclaimed Milpitas poet, Raymond Chow shares his poem "The Interplay of Words" for the December Poem of the Month.  

Not Seen in Theaters!

Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 by Debra Lurie

Not  Seen in Theaters!                               

Have Yourself a Bluesy Little Christmas

Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 by

Have Yourself a Bluesy Little Christmas Ahh, the holidays! This time of the year just calls out for some good music. You've already listened to your favorite Christmas carols, the holiday songs from your past, now, this year, try something different.       Blues music may not be your first choice of holiday...

Alice and Joanie B for the Love of Napping

Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 by Lauren Teixeira

Alice and Joanie B for the Love of Napping Never under-estimate the power of taking a nap! Alice and Joanie B. - hardworking, cluckin' and scratchin' and referencin' library-hens that they are - love a good nap on their days off.... Favorite napping positions:  Joanie B's best nap technique is to tuck her beak...

Exploring the Nominees for the 2014 Grammy Awards

Posted on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by Don Phillips

Remembering Judy Rodgers

Posted on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 by Don Phillips

Remembering Judy Rodgers Chef Judy Rodgers, one of the chefs who made the Bay Area a culinary landmark, passed away on December 2, 2013.

Top Five Ways To Celebrate Proust

Posted on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 by Debra Lurie

November 2013 marks the 100 year anniversary of the publication of the first volume of "Remembrance of Things Past" by Marcel Proust. This work, also known as "In Search of Lost Time", holds the Guinness world record as the longest novel ever written.

2014 Volunteer Orientation and Training Schedule

Posted on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 by Brenda Trosin

You can change the life of an adult in your community by becoming a Reading Program tutor. Expert training and ongoing support are provided. Tutors must be 18-years-old, but no previous teaching experience is required. If you are interested in signing up to attend an upcoming orienation and...

Alice and Joanie B. Give Some Thanks

Posted on Monday, November 25, 2013 by Lauren Teixeira

      Thanksgiving time --  

Do You Have a Story To Tell?

Posted on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 by Debra Lurie

Do You Have a Story To Tell?    

Remembering Doris Lessing

Posted on Monday, November 18, 2013 by

Remembering Doris Lessing Doris LessingOctober 22nd, 1919 - November 17th, 2013                

November Poem of the Month

Posted on Monday, November 18, 2013 by Don Phillips

November Poem of the Month Published poet and fine artist, Edward Wolverton shares his poem "It Sounds Like Thunder" from his book, Over the Bridge of Sighs as the November Poem of the Month. Edward is a member of the Milpitas Library poetry group, The Peaceful Poets.  The Peaceful...

You Can Now Create a Mobile App for Your Business

Posted on Sunday, November 17, 2013 by sccl_smallbus_finance

Would you like your business to have a mobile app that customers could download? Where does one find somebody to create the app and how much will it cost? The Santa Clara County Library District now has a resource to help you create an app for your business yourself for either Android or iPhone....

Starting a Food Truck Business

Posted on Sunday, November 17, 2013 by sccl_smallbus_finance

Is it time to polish your idea for operating a food truck and hit the open road of city streets? Here are a few books in the library that can help you on this new adventure:

Autumn Leaves of Poetry

Posted on Friday, November 15, 2013 by Lauren Teixeira

  Ahhhh, Autumn. . . Ahhhh, Autumn is really, finally here in the SF Bay Area, where Autumn's leaves always wait to turn color in November -- all sweet, swift sparks of gold, orange, yellow, and red, mixed with California's ever-present greenery...

Here Come the Holidays!

Posted on Friday, November 15, 2013 by Health and Fitness

Here Come the Holidays! Here come the holidays! Thanksgiving is

New Music for November @ SCCLD

Posted on Friday, November 15, 2013 by Don Phillips

Check out some of the new music coming to the library. Here's our November music list.   Interested in more Teen stuff??? Check out the SCCLD Teen Page. ~Don

Janelle Monáe & Mayer Hawthorne-Rising Stars of R&B

Posted on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 by Don Phillips

Janelle Monáe & Mayer Hawthorne-Rising Stars of R&B If you like great R&B, you need to check out two of my favorite albums of 2013.

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