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Woodland Branch

1975 Grant Road
Los Altos, CA 94024


Monday1pm - 8pm
Tuesday1pm - 8pm
Wednesday1pm - 8pm
Thursday11am - 5pm
Friday11am - 5pm
Saturday11am - 5pm
SundayClosed
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Woodland Branch News

Congratulation! Art Contest winners- Phillip Baek and Kimberly Fong!

Posted on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

Los Altos is very proud to have two winners in "We Are America" art contest. Phillip Baek won the first place of the 3-5 grade category and Kimberly Fong took second place. Phillip wrote:"We all stand to hold and support our country. Even though we have different backgrounds, the country we are holding forms one, therefore is great America." Kimberly made it clear by saying: . . . more »

The Thinker

Posted on Monday, November 19, 2012 by LibraryAdministration

The Woodland Library was recently honored to receive a Thinker replica sculpture, a generous donation from Don and Susan Watters of Los Altos. The sculpture is a bronze metal casting with walls nearly ½” thick, standing just over seven feet tall and weighing approximately six hundred pounds. The color is described as “Verdi” green, which is how copper/bronze appears once it has weathered. Despite spending . . . more »

Family Game Day at Los Altos!

Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by TanteTam

To start off National Games Week, which also just happens to be the week of Thanksgiving, Los Altos is hosting a Family Game event from 4 - 5:30 pm on Friday, November 16th! Bring a favorite board or card game to share with your friends and family; a perfect way to enjoy a non-hectic afternoon at the begining of the holiday season. Come and play! . . . more »

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Eleanor

Posted on Saturday, November 10, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

Name: Eleanor Job Title: Library Clerk Hobbies & Interests: Nutrition, art (especially collage), and her cats Favorite thing about working here: Working with the public - checking materials in and out, helping patrons use the self check-out machines, and registering new patrons. Little known fact: She likes libraries so much she works for two! You can also find Eleanor's friendly face at the Los Gatos . . . more »

Just Desserts!

Posted on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

book display November is for desserts! This is the time of year we turn to comforting sugar-laden treats for the holidays. Here at Los Altos Library we have a timely display for the season of dessert making. Enjoy Desserts by the Yard by Sherry Yard, filled cover to cover with a variety of delectable baked treats. Enjoy any number of cookie books like Irresistible Macaroons or learn . . . more »

Rhythm, Rattle, and Rock @ Los Altos

Posted on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 by TanteTam

Come rattle a shaker, clap your hands, wave a scarf, shake a pompom, and dance around during a fun-filled afternoon of music and movement. Open to children of all ages, the Rhythm, Rattle, and Rock program will be held in the Los Altos Program room on Wednesday, November 7 at 3:30 pm. Get ready to move and goove! . . . more »

Book Clubs for Childen in November

Posted on Sunday, October 28, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

Star Jumper Two great book clubs for kids meet at the Los Altos Library in November: Book Bug Club for 2nd and 3rd Graders and Fall into a Good Book Club for 4th through 6th Graders. Book Bug Club meets Tuesday, November 13th from 4 to 4:45. This month's book is called Star Jumper: Journal of a Cardboard Genius by Frank Asch. We have lots of fun . . . more »

Family Storytime with iPAD apps.!

Posted on Saturday, October 27, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

Come to a special Family Storytime introducing iPad applications for children and parents. We will combine both digital devices and traditional children’s books into a storytime at Los Altos Library on Thursday, November 8th, 7pm. . . . more »

Meet the Los Altos Library Staff: Cynthia

Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

Name: Cynthia Job Title: Acting Community Librarian How long have you been with the library? 9 years at Los Altos, 16 years with the SCCLD Favorite thing about working here: Every day I feel like a kid in a candy store! Not only do I get to check out all the fabulous books, magazines, music, etc. etc. Even more, I LOVE letting people know about . . . more »

Dr. Einstein comes to life at Los Altos Library

Posted on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 by LosAltos_Library

Surprise! Dr. Einstein is coming to visit Los Altos Library and talk to children about his life and offers his great ideas of science. Children 2nd grade and up are welcome to come and join the lively discussion with Dr. Einstein. The show will be held in the children's program room on Wednesday October 24th 3:30 pm . . . . more »

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