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Gilroy Library

350 W. Sixth Street
Gilroy, CA 95020

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SAT Practice Test at Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Now that everyone has had a chance to kick back and relax a little it's time to consider something a little more serious on your school vacation. Gilroy Library will be offering a mock SAT test, presented by Kaplan on Saturday, July 13th from 10am - 2pm. The test will be four hours long - just like the real SAT's! This will be a good . . . more »

Shroud of Turin: Fact or Fiction? Discussion at Gilroy Library

Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

The Shroud of Turin is arguably one of the world's most important artifacts. Join us on Tuesday, June 18th at 7pm when Mark Okuda leads a presentation detailing the method for aging artifacts including a hands on activity with linen samples and microscopes. Three independent scientific labs yielded a calibrated calendar age range with at least 95% confidence that dated the linen of the Shroud . . . more »

Free Legal Services Fair at Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Law Foundation Logo The Gilroy Public Library will be hosting a free legal services fair for South County residents from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday June 15. The Gilroy Public Library is located at 350 W. Sixth St. in Gilroy. The event is an opportunity for residents of the South Santa Clara County community to learn about the many free legal services that are open to them. . . . more »

Growing Citrus @ the Gilroy Library

Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Nothing says summer like a juicy slice of orange or a freshly squeezed glass of juice. Imagine not only growing your own delicious citrus but also having it produce all year long! Our Growing Citrus session will be presented by Master Gardener, Joan Cloutier, and takes place on Wednesday, June 12th at 7pm. Learn how to select, plant and maintain healthy citrus. With a little . . . more »

Free Comic Book Day at Gilroy Library

Posted on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

It's Free Comic Book Day this Saturday, May 4th and Gilroy Library is joining in the celebration. Come and visit us at the library to get your free comic book. We have a variety to choose from for kids, teens and adults. . . . more »

Olive Oil Tasting @ Gilroy Library

Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

The Passionate Olive Olive Oil - not simply a delicious treat! From losing weight to enriching your social life, olive oil offers a surprising multitude of uses. Join us at the Gilroy Library on Wednesday, May 1st at 6:30pm. The library will host Carol Firenze for a lively introduction to the many uses of olive oil, along with an olive oil tasting. Carol is the author of The . . . more »

Growing Citrus @ Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Summer is on the way and there is nothing more refreshing than homemade fruit juice. Why not do-it-yourself and learn how to grow your own citrus at the Gilroy Library. Learn how to select, plant and maintain healthy citrus. With a little planning, you can harvest citrus year-round from your own yard. Many citrus grow well in containers as well as in the ground. Our . . . more »

The Anti-Anxiety Food Solution @ Gilroy Library

Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

The Anti-anxiety Food Solution What and when we eat can make the difference between feeling anxious and staying calm and in control. But most of us don’t realize how much our diets influence our moods, thoughts, and feelings until we make a change. Join us at the library on Saturday, April 20th, at 2:00 p.m when we will host writer, food mood expert, and nutritionist, Trudy Scott, author of . . . more »

Backyard Brewing at Gilroy Library

Posted on Saturday, April 6, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Join Mike Conant and Derek Wolfgram of the Silicon Valley Sudzers homebrew club and Andrew Carroll of The HeadQuarters homebrew club for a class in “Backyard Brewing” on Tuesday, April 9th, at 7:00 p.m at the Gilroy Library. The homebrew team will present an overview of beer history, ingredients, styles, equipment, techniques, and recipes. In addition, the program will provide sources of other information on . . . more »

Sustainable Gardening and Farming at Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Join Yummy Tummy Farms owner Farmer Donald for a lively introduction to sustainable, suburban farming in “Sustainable Gardening and Farming” presented on April 4th, at 7:00 p.m. Participants will learn Yummy Tummy Farm’s secrets to producing healthy, delicious, organic fruits, vegetables and herbs in a suburban, backyard environment. Farmer Donald is the founder, owner, and operator of Yummy Tummy Farms, a suburban farm in San . . . more »