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Gilroy Library

350 W. Sixth Street
Gilroy, CA 95020

Tuesday1pm - 9pm
Wednesday10am - 9pm
Thursday10am - 9pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Holidays & Closures

Phone:(408) 842-8207

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All SCCLD locations will be CLOSED Sunday, April 20th for Easter.
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Gilroy Library News

Save $$$ with DIY Toolkits

Posted on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

DIY Kits Coming Soon to SCCLD Saving money on your energy and water bills while making your home more comfortable just got easier for residents in the Santa Clara County Library District. Through public libraries, Silicon Valley Energy Watch is providing Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Home Energy Saving Toolkits that are stocked with supplies and measuring devices. Just like a book, the toolkits can be checked out. . . . more »

Fun Activities for ESL Learners

Posted on Thursday, March 27, 2014 by readingprogram

Last weekend, Reading Program staff, Stephanie and I, delivered an in-service to volunteer tutors related to teaching tips and tecniques for ESL students. During the workshop, participants were asked to share some of their favorite lessons. Here are some exciting ideas... One student from Hong Kong wanted to know more about American Thanksgiving traditions, so they discussed traditional holiday menus and looked for some sample . . . more »

Books Take Flight @SCCLD

Posted on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 by Morgan_Hill_Kids

Fantastic Flying Books Books will fly when Joe Bluhm, the illustrator of the William Joyce's beautiful picture book The Fantastic Flying Books of Morris Lessmore visits the library! Come find out how the book, the apps, and the Academy Award winning short film were created. Los Altos Library, Thursday, March 20th at 7:00 p.m. Gilroy Library, Friday, March 21st at 10:45 a.m. Morgan Hill Library, Saturday, March 22nd . . . more »

MONEY SMART Workshops Offered this Spring

Posted on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

MONEY SMART Week is a nationwide public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. The effort was created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002. Santa Clara County Library District and the Financial Planning Association® of Silicon Valley are supporting this campaign by offering MONEY SMART programs ALL SPRING! MONEY SMART Workshops in April Topic: Successful Retirement Planning Presenters . . . more »

Are You Ready for Spring?

Posted on Monday, March 10, 2014 by Gilroy_Library

A New Beginning Santa Clara County libraries has a fine selection of favorite read-aloud picture books celebrating the season of spring. If you're interested in fiction, our Spring Picture Books list of titles is available for your selection. Enhance your stories with our vibrant non-fiction titles. Ask your friendly children's librarian to show you these books and more! A New Beginning A simple explanation of what the spring . . . more »

Zumba at the Gilroy Library

Posted on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 by LisaD_Librarian

Zumba Please join us at the Gilroy Library on Tuesday, March 11th at 5:30 PM for our first Zumba class! Get ready to have fun while you work out. You can get moving now with these Zumba items available at SCCLD. Zumba: Ditch The Workout, Join the Party!: the Zumba Weight Loss Program Zumba Fitness Dance Party Zumba Fitness: Complete Total Body Transformation System . . . more »

Long Term Health Care Workshops in March

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

Free Financial Planning Workshops in March The Financial Planning Association® of Silicon Valley is offering several free workshops at SCCLD locations this Spring. The workshops offered in March 2014 are on Long Term Health Care The FPA will provide information about nursing homes, assisted living, and salient differences. Learn how to prepare for unexpected costs. Workshop dates and locations: Monday, March 10, 7 p.m. at . . . more »

Virtual Lawyers in the Library

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2014 by Cupertino_Library

WHAT: A Virtual Lawyers in the Library program, a virtual legal advice clinic, connects experienced volunteer attorneys from local corporations and commercial law firms with community members. Virtual meetings between participants and qualified volunteer attorneys, are free and limited to 20 minutes per session. Individuals can register online at: or sign up at participating locations. Short waiting lists will be maintained at each location . . . more »

Felt Crafts at Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 by Gilroy_Library

Felt It Please join us this Saturday, February 22nd at 2 PM at the Gilroy Library for our monthly adult and teen craft. We will be making felt bookmarks and keychains. All supplies will be provided. We have many felting books to get you started. Felt It! 20 Fun & Fabulous Projects to Knit & Felt Felties: How to Make 18 Cute and Fuzzy Friends Big Little . . . more »

Planned Network Downtime

Posted on Friday, February 14, 2014 by LibraryAdministration

image of hazard sign and hammer and wrench The library network will be down beginning 6:30 p.m. Sunday, February 16th through approximately noon on Monday, February 17th. All online services (except for this website and browsing the online library catalog) will be unavailable during this time. . . . more »