Los Altos

Looking for a good children's book? Let us help you!

Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 by Rose Baiza

Looking for a good children's book? Let us help you! Santa Clara County Library District has a variety of booklists than help children and families find the perfect book to read.

SCCLD Battle of the Bands

Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 by Birgit Spring

SCCLD Battle of the Bands Meet your 2019 SCCLD Battle of the Bands Lineup!

2019 Teen Poetry Contest Winners

Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

2019 Teen Poetry Contest Winners The contest, which began in 2007, has recognized middle school and high school teen poetry at each library within the Santa Clara County Library District. Read the winning entries.

Visit SCC County Parks and Park for Free with Discover & Go

Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 by Adrienne

Visit SCC County Parks and Park for Free with Discover & Go Make time this spring to visit some of our beautiful county parks, with free parking courtesy of our Discover & Go program.

Author Event with Les Kaye at Los Altos Library

Posted on Monday, April 22, 2019 by Adrienne

Author Event with Les Kaye at Los Altos Library Come hear Les Kaye, author of A Sense of Something Greater: Zen and the Search for Balance in Silicon Valley, discuss his new book. Book signing to follow.

National Library Week & Bookmobile Day

Posted on Friday, April 5, 2019 by Nancy Macías

National Library Week & Bookmobile Day Every year, the second week of April is celebrarted as National Library Week. Join the Bookmobile as we take a tour of Santa Clara County Library District's branches April 10, 11, and 12. 

S’mores, Bug Bites, and First Love – Summer Camp Stories

Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 by Jean Nei

S’mores, Bug Bites, and First Love – Summer Camp Stories March Madness! It is not just college basketball. This is the time when parents scramble to sign-up their kids for summer camps. Recently, BayAreaParent magazine had a story called "How to Find a Camp that Fits Your Budget" by Malaika Farley. The author listed some of the most...

SCCLD Brings Mindfulness to the Library with Headspace

Posted on Monday, March 18, 2019 by Adrienne

SCCLD Brings Mindfulness to the Library with Headspace Headspace is meditation made simple - an app designed for busy, modern lives to learn the essentials of meditation and mindfulness in just a few minutes a day. The app offers hundreds of guided meditations on a variety of topics - from stress and sleep, to focus and performance.

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Posted on Friday, March 15, 2019 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band Join in the fun at the FAMILY CONCERT SERIES that will help children learn and get ready to read. Children build early literacy skills through playing, dancing,  and singing. 

SCCLD Teen Poetry Contest 2019

Posted on Monday, March 4, 2019 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

SCCLD Teen Poetry Contest 2019 Enter your original poem in our SCCLD 2019 Teen Poetry Contest.

Book Club Kits

Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019 by V S

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

Let's Celebrate Love!

Posted on Monday, February 4, 2019 by Catherine Arbogast

Let's Celebrate Love! Celebrate love in its many forms with new picture books.

Celebrate the Year of the Pig

Posted on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 by Jennifer Weeks

Celebrate the Year of the Pig Lunar New Year at the Library

Silicon Valley Reads 2019

Posted on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

Silicon Valley Reads 2019 Everyone has a family history - some they know and some they have yet to discover. The surging popularity of genealogy research is encouraging more people than ever to find out more about their ancestors and how their actions and decisions affect who we are today. Silicon Valley Reads is proud...

Music Therapy

Posted on Friday, January 11, 2019 by Pat Oey

Music Therapy Feel like slowing down? Try using Freegal or borrow some CDs to see how music can get you in the mood to enjoy life.

Family Favorite Read-Aloud Books

Posted on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 by Karen Smith

Family Favorite Read-Aloud Books The winter holidays are the perfect time to read aloud as a family. Here are a few classic children's chapter books to take advantage of the long winter evenings.

Your Favorite Books!

Posted on Thursday, December 13, 2018 by Devon Simpson

Your Favorite Books! We asked for your favorite books, and you answered! Featured here is a booklist made up of Los Altos patron and staff recommendations.

Roll the Dice, Make a Story!

Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018 by Devon Simpson

Roll the Dice, Make a Story! Come play with some story-inspiring dice at the Los Altos Library! Roll just for fun or to get an idea for that best-selling novel you've always wanted to write.  

Get Started with Medicare

Posted on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 by Adrienne

Get Started with Medicare Get started with Medicare and learn about upcoming changes for 2019.

Announcing Silicon Valley Reads 2019

Posted on Monday, October 15, 2018 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu

Announcing Silicon Valley Reads 2019 Everyone has a family history – some they know and some they have yet to discover. The surging popularity of genealogy research is encouraging more people than ever to find out more about their ancestors and how their actions and decisions affect who we are today.

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Los Altos Library

13 S. San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022


Monday 10 - 9
Tuesday 10 - 9
Wednesday 10 - 9
Thursday 10 - 9
Friday 10 - 7
Saturday 10 - 7
Sunday 10 - 7
Holidays & Closures

Phone: (650) 948-7683

Librarian: Marlene Iwamoto

Email: Los_Altos_Manager@sccl.org

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