Posted on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 by Don Phillips
Remembering Joan FontaineOctober 22nd, 1917 - December 15th 2013
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...
Posted on Monday, December 16, 2013 by Don Phillips
Acclaimed Milpitas poet, Raymond Chow shares his poem "The Interplay of Words" for the December Poem of the Month.
Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 by Debra Lurie
Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 by
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...
Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 by Lauren Teixeira
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...
Posted on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by Don Phillips
Posted on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 by Don Phillips
Chef Judy Rodgers, one of the chefs who made the Bay Area a culinary landmark, passed away on December 2, 2013.
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.
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...
Posted on Monday, November 25, 2013 by Lauren Teixeira
Thanksgiving time --
Posted on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 by Debra Lurie
Posted on Monday, November 18, 2013 by
Doris LessingOctober 22nd, 1919 - November 17th, 2013
Posted on Monday, November 18, 2013 by Don Phillips
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...
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....
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:
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...
Posted on Friday, November 15, 2013 by Health and Fitness
Here come the holidays!
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.
Posted on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 by Don Phillips
If you like great R&B, you need to check out two of my favorite albums of 2013.
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