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Planning for Long Term Health Care

Posted on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 by Campbell_Library_Staff

caregiver with elderly man Planning for Long Term Health Care takes time. Try the following books to get some ideas and check out Campbell Library's Financial Planning Workshop listed below for more information. Protecting your Family With Long Term Care Insurance Long-term Care Caring for Our Parents An Insider's Guide to Better Nursing Home Care Living Well in A Nursing Home Financial Planning Workshop: Long Term Health Care Campbell . . . more »

Ridding Weeds From Your Garden

Posted on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 by Campbell_Library_Staff

Weeding without Chemicals Maintaining gardens free from weeds can be quite the project. Arm yourself with techniques this winter with the following books. Weeding without Chemicals Rodale's Vegetable Garden Problem Solver Trowel and Error Insect, Disease & Weed I.D. Guide Winning the War on Weeds: Techniques for Native Gardens Campbell Library Wednesday, February 26 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Join sustainable and Bay Friendly-certified landscape designer Deva Luna at . . . more »

So You Want to See More Shakespeare?

Posted on Saturday, February 1, 2014 by Campbell_Library_Staff

photo of Shakespeare If you missed today's San Francisco Shakespeare Festival's presentation of Julius Caesar at Campbell Library, or you simply want more, catch a performance of Taming of the Shrew this summer for free at Cupertino's Memorial Park Amphitheatre. In the meantime, enjoy some Shakespeare favorites from your local library. Hamlet Romeo and Juliet A Midsummer Night's Dream Macbeth Julius Caesar The Taming of the Shrew Othello . . . more »

Sleep and Health

Posted on Monday, January 13, 2014 by Campbell_Library_Staff

Millions are suffering from chronic sleep disorders. Chronic sleep disorders frequently associate with other serious chronic diseases. Join Dr. Eddie Cheng and Kristina Liu to learn the common causes and treatments for insomnia and obstructive sleep apnea. The presentation is followed by a Q&A session. Dr. Eddie Cheng, MD PhD is a board certified physician and Stanford clinical Instructor in Family Medicine with 30 years . . . more »

Mental Health First Aid Training

Posted on Thursday, November 7, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

Mental Health First Aid Training December 2 and 9 -- 4:30-8:30 p.m. -- Community Room of Campbell Library Campbell Library partners with Santa Clara County Mental Health Department to present a two-day Mental Health First Aid Training. This is an 8-hour interactive course that is free and available for the public. This course meets the qualifications for 8 hours of continuing education for LCSW’s and . . . more »

Got Shoulder, Arm or Wrist Pain?

Posted on Friday, July 12, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

photo of wrist hurt Got Shoulder, Arm or Wrist Pain? August 26, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. -- Free -- Campbell Library Whether you are a golfer, racquet sports player, use the computer frequently or are just plain active, your arms get a lot of use. Join Dr. Michael Henehan, Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program from O'Conner Hospital. Learn about the structure of the shoulder, arm, and wrist . . . more »

Solar Activity and Other Stellar Phenomena: A Science program at Campbell Library

Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

image of sun Solar Activity and Other Stellar Phenomena July 24, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. -- Free -- Campbell Library Astrophysicist, Kevin Manning is returning to the Campbell Library this year, back by popular demand. Award-winning astrophysicist, national lecturer and former consultant with NASA, Kevin Manning expertly guides young and old on an educational and entertaining exploration of the universe. Last year, he presented the astronomy program, Size . . . more »

Plant Exchange at Campbell Library

Posted on Saturday, May 25, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

Plant Exchange Find a home for your extra plants and score some new additions for your garden. Free! No registration is required. Bring your plants, bulbs, cuttings or seedlings for trade or giveaway. All types of plants are welcome. Label your plants with plant name, height, and whether it needs sun, shade or partial. Pick up labels at the Campbell Library information desk. Labels will also be . . . more »

Jam Making at the Campbell Library

Posted on Sunday, April 14, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

happy girl kitchen co Learn the art of creating delicious homemade jam with happy girl kitchen’s Jordan Champagne. The happy girl kitchen co. is dedicated to simple, delicious, farm-driven foods and to empowering people to get involved and learn about the importance of what's on their plate. The event is open to the public, and no registration is required to participate. Campbell Library - Community Room Monday, April 22, . . . more »

Explore Santa Clara County Parks: A Presentation at Campbell Library

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

park May 13, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. -- Free -- Campbell Library Are you planning a camp stay, a hiking trip, a wedding, or do you want to throw a BBQ party at the park? Come enjoy a special program presented by Tamara Clark, Public Information Officer from Santa Clara County Parks Department. Ms. Clark is an experienced speaker who has introduced the beauty and facilities . . . more »

Purple Heart Online Book Club for Teens

Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

Purple Heart Patricia McCormick will be personally joining some of the discussions! Questions will be updated weekly, so make sure to bookmark our page and check in regularly! Join our discussion today. This week's question: “Support the troops” is a popular slogan. What does it really mean? How do we live up to this commitment when soldiers come home with painful reminders of an unpopular war, such . . . more »

Do The Dewey!

Posted on Monday, February 18, 2013 by Campbell_Library_Staff

Books in public libraries are arranged on the shelves using the Dewey Decimal Classification system, a numerical system that organizes nonfiction by subject. Each nonfiction book is assigned a "call number." The call number groups books together by subject which keeps them organized. Here is a list of the ten main Dewey subjects: 000 – Computer science, Library and Information science & general work 100 . . . more »

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