Diwali Dance Celebration At Cupertino Community Hall

Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

This Saturday, November 17th at 3 pm., please join us at Cupertino Community Hall for a dance celebration in honor of Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights. Students and staff from the Natyalaya Kuchipudi School of Dance will perform traditional dances from South India. Come see their grace and skill and their beautiful costumes. Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Arrive a little early . . . more »

National Geography Awareness Week, November 11 - 17

Posted on Sunday, November 11, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

Kids! This week is National Geography Awareness Week - do you know where you are in the world? If not, come to Cupertino Library to find some of these titles: National Geographic Kids Beginner's World Atlas Follow That Map! How to Ace the National Geographic Bee Learn more about National Geography Awareness Week here. . . . more »

Vote for Books Results at the Cupertino Library

Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

The votes have been tallied and Wilbur the Pig is the new President of the Cupertino Library Children’s Room. In a very close election, Wilbur the Pig and his running mate Charlotte won the popular vote over Pigeon and Duckling, and George and Harold. Wilbur was not available for comment, preferring to let Vice President Charlotte speak for him. She referred to Wilbur as “radiant” . . . more »

Master Gardeners: All About Lawns and Lawn Replacements

Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

If you have a love-hate relationship with your lawn, maybe it’s time to consider some alternatives.If you’re concerned about our environment as well as fed up with watering and mowing, there are more ecological choices for your front garden than the classic American green lawn. Come to Cupertino Library’s Master Gardeners: All About Lawns and Lawn Replacements Program on Wednesday November 14 at 7:00 pm, . . . more »

Yoga Picture Books for Kids

Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

You Are A Lion! Get inspired to stretch like a lion and other animals in these children's yoga picture books. You Are A Lion! Stretch Sleepy Little Yoga The Happiest Tree Little Yoga . . . more »

Hey Kids, Make Your Own Dreamcatcher!

Posted on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

dreamcatcher School-aged kids are invited to make their very own dreamcatcher to keep! Come to the Story Room on Wednesday, November 14 at 4:00pm. Supplies are limited. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of Cupertino Library. . . . more »

Cupertino Cinema Club in November

Posted on Monday, November 5, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

Madagascar movie characters Cupertino Cinema Club will be on Thursday, November 8 at 4 p.m. in the Story Room. School-aged children are invited. Call 408.446.1677 x3321 for the free movie title. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Cupertino Library. . . . more »

Modular Origami with Meenakshi Mukerji

Posted on Thursday, November 1, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

Marvelous Modular Origami Marvelous Modular Origami On Wednesday, November 7 at 7:00 pm., Cupertino Library presents Modular Origami with Meenakshi Mukerji, author of four books on the art. Meenakshi will teach 25 participants aged 12 and older how to make a Sonobe cube, a building block unit for some of her more elaborate origami projects. Time allowing, she will teach everyone how to make triangles, as well. The . . . more »

Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer's Life

Posted on Thursday, November 1, 2012 by Cupertino_Library

A Photographer's Life, 1990-2005 A Photographer's Life, 1990-2005 Photographer Annie Leibovitz was well known for her portraits of the famous and powerful during the years she worked for Vanity Fair. Family portraits, including her children as babies were also favorite topics of hers. The Cupertino Library is glad to welcome De Young Museum Docent Mina Shea to talk about Annie Leibovitz and her work at Annie Leibovitz: a Photographer’s . . . more »