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Milpitas Library

160 North Main Street
Milpitas, CA 95035


Monday1pm - 9pm
Tuesday1pm - 9pm
Wednesday1pm - 9pm
Thursday10am - 6pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sundaynoon - 6pm
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Phone:(408) 262-1171

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Milpitas Library News

Comedian Darryl Littleton Brings Black Comedy to the Milpitas Library

Posted on Saturday, February 16, 2013 by coffeecritic

Darryl Littleton Chris Rock, Lucille Ball, Whoopi Goldberg, Richard Pryor ... hilarious and outspoken comedians and comediennes who have had an enormous cultural influence on American society. Join us on Saturday, February 23, when Darryl Littleton will give a live comedy show, and tell the story of black and female comedy on stage, radio, film and television. There will also be a screening of Robert Townsend's documentary . . . more »

The classical Grammy winners and nominees are here!

Posted on Friday, February 15, 2013 by coffeecritic

Metropolitan Opera Ring scene You may not have seen them on the televised Grammy awards, but you can check out the winners and nominated classical albums from the Santa Clara County Library: Der Ring des Nibelungen, winner Best opera recording Lulu, nominated for Best opera recording Harmonielehre, winner Best Orchestral Performance Here is a list of the classical Grammy nominees at the Santa Clara County Library. Top image from . . . more »

"Is an IT Job in your future?" CANCELED February 13th at Milpitas Library

Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by Milpitas_Library

Tonight's program "Is an IT Job in your future?" on careers in the field of technology has been cancelled due to the illness of the presenter. We apologize for the inconvenience. For more information, call the Milpitas Library's Reference Desk: 408-262-1171, ext 3617 . . . more »

Free ESL Conversation Club at Milpitas Public Library

Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by njoy4life

Meeting image Fridays 10:00 - 11:00 am In the Conference Room Join us for some fun while you improve your English listening and speaking skills. For all levels of English language learners. Chat topics include American culture, life skills and current events. Speak English, make friends, and learn new words. For more information please call 1.408.262.1171 ext. 3616 . . . more »

Early Literacy for Your Little Chicks - Every Child Ready to Read

Posted on Monday, February 11, 2013 by LaurenJoan

Poster with 'Sing, talk, read, play, write' The cock crows in the morning To tell us to rise, And he that lies late Will never be wise; For early to bed, And early to rise, Is the way to be healthy And wealthy and wise. It was 6:04 a.m. and still very dark. The sun was not up yet (sunrise in early February wasn't gonna happen 'til 7 a.m.). Laurenjoan, however, was . . . more »

Love and Enchantment at the Milpitas Library!

Posted on Monday, February 11, 2013 by coffeecritic

midsummer night's dream picture Come under the spell of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream", this Sunday, February 17 at 2:00 pm, when San Francisco Shakespeare will present this quintessential comedy. It's an antic tale of two couples whose romantic intentions become complicated and confused by their encounters in an enchanted wood, and is a delight for audiences of all ages! The event will be in the auditorium, and there . . . more »

Countdown to the 2013 Academy Awards: Thomas Newman

Posted on Friday, February 8, 2013 by fillups

Skyfall Skyfall is the eleventh Academy Award nomination for composer Thomas Newman who has yet to win the award. While Newman received his first Oscar nominations in 1994 for the scores of Little Women and Shawshank Redemption, it was not until his work with Alan Ball on American Beauty and the television series Six Feet Under that he made a strong impression on the public. Newman . . . more »

Exploring the Unsung Grammy Awards

Posted on Thursday, February 7, 2013 by fillups

LL Cool J and Grammy Award The 2013 Grammy Awards are being presented this Sunday, February 9th and while there is a lot of talk about if Frank Ocean or Fun. or Mumford and Sons is going to get the award, we don't hear a lot about the many other categories of music being recognized. The general field categories of the Grammys like "Album of the Year" "Song of the Year" . . . more »

Delicious Food with the Culinary Dude for Teens at your SCCLD Library!

Posted on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by fillups

The Culinary Dude image The Culinary Dude! Chef Scott Davis is The Culinary Dude. He makes cooking fun, easy, and incredibly delicious! And, he's coming to a SCCLD library near you. Be sure to get in on the free cooking action! Calendar of Culinary Dude events. (Space is limited so sign up at the following libraries.) Saturday, February 9th, 2:00 PM @ Milpitas Library ​Call (408) 262-1171 xt. 3624 . . . more »

Countdown to the 2013 Academy Awards: Colleen Atwood

Posted on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by fillups

Costume from the film Snow White and the Huntsman (Photo from Stylefrizz.com) In one of the odder coincidences of this Academy Awards, two major designers are nominated for their work in films based on the fairy tale of Snow White. Eiko Ishioka, who is known for dark and sculptured designs, took a lighter than air approach with Mirror, Mirror while Colleen Atwood designed severe, almost armor like costumes for the characters in Snow White . . . more »

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