Poetry is Pleasing

Posted on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

Come into the Cupertino Library Children's Desk and read the poem of the week, write your own poem, or check out a book on poetry! For more poetic inspiration, see this website, http://www.poetryfoundation.org/children/ . . . more »

Reading "Red Sky at Morning" at Cupertino Library

Posted on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

Red Sky at Morning Red Sky at Morning This Thursday evening, the Cupertino Library Adult Book Group will talk about their April selection, Richard Bradford’s 1968 novel, Red Sky At Morning. After growing up in Mobile Alabama, moving to Sagrado New Mexico after the outbreak of World War II is a culture shock for both Joshua Arnold and his mother. Josh settles into his new life and high school, . . . more »

World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

Posted on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

April 26th is World Tai Chi and Qigong Day! Celebrated annually on the last Saturday of April to promote the health benefits of Tai Chi and Qigong, people in hundreds of cities and over 70 nations will gather and practice the basic slow form of this moving meditation. If you are interested, you can check out resources from your library. Tai Chi Tai Chi for . . . more »

Happy Birthday, Beverly Cleary!

Posted on Thursday, April 10, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

A Girl From Yamhill "Quite often somebody will say, 'What year do your books take place?' and the only answer I can give is, in childhood. - Beverly Cleary On April 12, children's author Beverly Cleary celebrates her 98th birthday. Her many books, with their frequent themes of the struggles and triumphs of everyday childhood, have been loved by generations of children. Celebrate her birthday by checking out some . . . more »

Fusion: Art Science and Technology at Cupertino Library

Posted on Thursday, April 10, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

3-D printing has already changed our lives and will continue to do so, even if many people aren’t consciously aware of it, yet. It is already impacting a broad range of industries such as engineering, manufacturing, medical, robotics, automotive, jewelry and art, just to name a few. It will change the lives of the next generations in even more revolutionary ways. To find out more . . . more »

We Are Growing: Cupertino Library's New Children's Garden

Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

On Wednesday, April 16th at 3 pm, join us for a Planting Party and Grand Opening of the New Cupertino Library Children’s Garden. Help us get ready to plant seeds in our garden. Plant seeds in your own paper pot to take home and grow. Decorate a rock to beautify our garden. We will be offering exciting and educational garden-related programs all throughout the spring . . . more »

Cupertino Civic Center Parking Survey

Posted on Monday, April 7, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

The City Council of Cupertino will deliberate on short term Civic Center parking measures at the April 15th Council Meeting. This is a public meeting. More information will be available at www.cupertino.org by Thursday, April 10th. The City and Library need information from you to help improve parking at the Civic Center Plaza. Please take a minute to complete this survey at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/YPBKPKD. Make a . . . more »

New Chinese Magazine - Tian Xia Za Zhi 天下雜誌

Posted on Saturday, April 5, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

The Chinese language magazine - Tian Xia Za Zhi 《天下雜誌》 is now available at SCCLD. Current issue is on the display shelf on the 2nd Floor, in the language magazines section of the Cupertino Library. Older issues can be checked out. Tian xia za zhi 2013-2014 《天下雜誌》創立於1981年,是台灣第一份以財經為導向的綜合性雜誌。主要報導台灣及全球經濟金融、企業經營、產業趨勢等新聞。報導內容以財經為經,社會環境、人文教育及環境保護為緯。《天下雜誌》會定期推出「兩千大企業排名」、「台灣最佳聲望標竿企業調查」、「企業社會公民CSR」」、「兩岸三地一千大調查」、「金牌服務大賞」等調查。《天下雜誌》為雙週刊、每隔週三出刊。 圖書館同時也訂有天下雜誌群的《親子天下》及《康健》雜誌。歡迎借閲。 . . . more »

Children's Earth Day Programs @ Cupertino Library

Posted on Friday, April 4, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

EARTH DAY PROGRAMS @ CUPERTINO LIBRARY Children and their families are invited to celebrate Earth Day with an Eco-Tainment performance by Rock Steady Juggling. Performer/Educator Doug Nolan will delight library patrons of all ages with his juggling virtuosity, comedy antics and audience participation, while sharing his passion for taking care of the earth. Cupertino Library presents ROCK STEADY JUGGLING Wednesday, April 30, 4:00 p.m. Cupertino . . . more »

Congratulations Essay and Poetry Contest Winners

Posted on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

Congratulations to this year's Essay and Poetry Contest winners! Special thanks to the Cupertino Library Foundation for sponsoring another great contest! Read the winning entries on the Foundation's website. . . . more »

Chamber Music By the Bay @ Cupertino Library

Posted on Monday, March 31, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

Children and their families are invited to a special event at Cupertino Library: Chamber Music By the Bay presents "What's Up, Papa Haydn?" Wednesday, April 2, 4:00 p.m. Cupertino Community Hall (next door to the library) A musical program for children that presents six secrets about composer Franz Joseph Haydn, followed by an instrument petting zoo. Hope to see you there! Want to learn more? . . . more »

Author T. J. Waters at Cupertino Library

Posted on Monday, March 31, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

Class 11 Class 11 T.J. Waters, called “The C.I.A’s Favorite Author", will be at the Cupertino Library this Wednesday, April 2nd at 7 pm. Now a mystery and thriller author, Mr. Waters’ career has included serving under deep cover in the C.I.A. and as an instructor in the Intelligence Management program at Eckerd College. He currently hosts the YouTube channel, Agents of Influence, demonstrating spy tactics that . . . more »