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Book Club Kits

Posted on Thursday, September 19, 2019 by V S

Book Club Kits Try a book club kit, and make reading something to celebrate all year long.  

September is National Sewing Month

Posted on Sunday, September 1, 2019 by Tina Drew

September is National Sewing Month September is National Sewing Month. Enjoy these recent books (and more) on sewing and get inspired!

Flavors By Design - Crafting the Cocktail

Posted on Friday, June 16, 2017 by Don Phillips

Flavors By Design - Crafting the Cocktail Great books and events related to the history and development of the cocktail.

Silicon Valley Reads 2017

Posted on Thursday, January 12, 2017 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

Silicon Valley Reads 2017 In 2017, the 15th anniversary, Silicon Valley Reads focuses on “. . . and justice for all,” a conversation about the unconscious biases we all have, and how these assumptions, perceptions and prejudices can lead to people being treated unfairly, especially in the legal system. 

June is LGBT Pride Month

Posted on Friday, June 3, 2016 by Jane Cronkhite

June is LGBT Pride Month June marks LGBT Pride Month. Included is a list of nonfiction books about LGBTQ history, memoirs, and resources for adults and teens. 

Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary!

Posted on Monday, April 4, 2016 by Jane Cronkhite

Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! Acclaimed children's author celebrates her 100th birthday on April 12. Learn about her life and read one of her great books with a child in your life.

Silicon Valley Reads 2016

Posted on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Gail Mason

Silicon Valley Reads 2016 Too little rain . . . too much rain.  Either case of extreme weather can dramatically impact everyday life. Silicon Valley Reads 2016 explores the effects of climate change with its theme “Chance of Rain”, featuring the books Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta and Sherwood Nation by Benjamin Parzybok.

Best Books of 2015

Posted on Thursday, December 24, 2015 by Shoshana Francis

Best Books of 2015 Looking for something new to read? Find out what you missed in 2015!

Five(ish) Must-See Documentaries of 2015

Posted on Thursday, December 17, 2015 by Jane Cronkhite

Five(ish) Must-See Documentaries of 2015 Check out some of the great documentaries that were released in 2015.

The Best Book Covers of 2015

Posted on Friday, November 20, 2015 by Jane Cronkhite

The Best Book Covers of 2015 My favorite book covers of 2015. A completely non-scientific, subjective analysis. All books are available at a library near you.

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