Dr. Seuss’s Birthday

Who Is Ted Geisel? You may actually know him better as Dr. Seuss, born on March 2nd, 1904 in Springfield, Massachusetts. He became a wonderful children’s author, writing such well-known books as The Cat in the Hat and Horton Hears A Who! that would inspire generations of children to read. I have the honor to…
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International Polar Bear Day

Wednesday, February 27th is International Polar Bear day, a time for us all to consider polar bears and the struggles they encounter as the Arctic continues to warm up. A polar bear faces great danger when ice caps start to melt. Experts have offered many suggestions of ways an average person can make small changes…
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019

New inductees to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame have been announced! The Class of 2019 The Cure, Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, The Zombies, Radiohead, and Def Leppard are the 2019 inductees. They join 330 other past inductees, honored for their contributions and influence on rock and roll music. The complete list…
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Author Visits With Congresswoman Jackie Speier and Award-Winning Poet Charif Shanahan

Congresswoman Jackie Speier Author Visit and Book Signing Saturday, February 9th Belmont Library at 10:00 AM Half Moon Bay Library at 3:00 PM Named as one of Newsweek Magazine’s 150 Fearless Women of the World, Congresswoman Jackie Speier will visit our libraries to talk about her collective experiences as a widow, a mother, a congresswoman…
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Glitter, Glitter, Glitter!

Who doesn't like glitter? Okay, maybe it can be a little messy, but many kids can't resist the allure of the sparkly stuff. There's something so joyous (and fancy!) about it! Glitter Facts and Secrets The New York Times recently ran an article by Caity Weaver called "What Is Glitter?" Hmmm...hadn't really thought of it…
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