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Searching for God Within Author Visits t… Searching for God Within Author Visits t…

Nov 18th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Written under her pen name Madhura Bhakti, Searching for God Within is a collection of Lara Lenta's devotional poetry written during a year…
Written under her pen name Madhura Bhakti, Searching for God Within is a collection of Lara Lenta's devotional poetry written during a year…

National Sandwich Day National Sandwich Day

It’s November! We are officially knee deep in the food heavy holiday season. But there’s one food themed holiday you may not know about. No…
It’s November! We are officially knee deep in the food heavy holiday season. But there’s one food themed holiday you may not know about. No…

Are You Ready for Stranger Things Season… Are You Ready for Stranger Things Season…

Season 2 Is Finally in Sight! The 80s were an interesting time in popular culture. We got things like Pac-Man, cellphones, and Back to the …
Season 2 Is Finally in Sight! The 80s were an interesting time in popular culture. We got things like Pac-Man, cellphones, and Back to the …

The Vietnam War--Worth Watching! The Vietnam War--Worth Watching!

By Sherry
Over the past two weeks, I’ve been eagerly awaiting the hour (9:00 PM Tuesdays on KQED, that's tonight!) when PBS has been showing the 10-p…
Over the past two weeks, I’ve been eagerly awaiting the hour (9:00 PM Tuesdays on KQED, that's tonight!) when PBS has been showing the 10-p…

The NBA Offseason Arms Race The NBA Offseason Arms Race

By Kenny
This has got to be one of the most exciting offseasons the NBA has ever seen. The idea of building a "superteam" is not only an obvious des…
This has got to be one of the most exciting offseasons the NBA has ever seen. The idea of building a "superteam" is not only an obvious des…

Hockey is Back! Hockey is Back!

Summer has ended which means pucks are ready to drop for the 2017-2018 NHL Season.   The San Jose Sharks fared relatively well in the prese…
Summer has ended which means pucks are ready to drop for the 2017-2018 NHL Season.   The San Jose Sharks fared relatively well in the prese…

Explore the Outdoors: Check Out A Hiking… Explore the Outdoors: Check Out A Hiking…

By Sharon
The Pacifica Libraries, Sanchez and Sharp Park, are piloting a county library program to encourage you to get outdoors. You can check out a…
The Pacifica Libraries, Sanchez and Sharp Park, are piloting a county library program to encourage you to get outdoors. You can check out a…

Dunkirk Dunkirk

Nearly everything that Christopher Nolan touches turns to gold. The famed British director known for films such as Interstellar, Inception,…
Nearly everything that Christopher Nolan touches turns to gold. The famed British director known for films such as Interstellar, Inception,…

Ready Player One Ready Player One

By Carmen
I was born in the early ‘80s. I was barely two months old when Return of the Jedi was released, and only two years old When Back to the Fut…
I was born in the early ‘80s. I was barely two months old when Return of the Jedi was released, and only two years old When Back to the Fut…

It's Always Midnight in Texas It's Always Midnight in Texas

By Elise
I’m a big fan of Charlaine Harris’ Southern Vampire Mysteries, or as it's more famously known HBO’s True Blood. It somehow slipped past me …
I’m a big fan of Charlaine Harris’ Southern Vampire Mysteries, or as it's more famously known HBO’s True Blood. It somehow slipped past me …

It's Bastille Day! It's Bastille Day!

By Cris
Liberty, Equality, and French Argot for All! Je n’en crois pas mes yeux! (I can’t believe my eyes!) Word on the street is there’s a new Man…
Liberty, Equality, and French Argot for All! Je n’en crois pas mes yeux! (I can’t believe my eyes!) Word on the street is there’s a new Man…

Summer Recipes to Beat the Heat! Summer Recipes to Beat the Heat!

By Ginny
We’ve still got one more month of summer so now is the time to start really honing your culinary skills for cool treats and delicious eats …
We’ve still got one more month of summer so now is the time to start really honing your culinary skills for cool treats and delicious eats …

Deadpool 2 Deadpool 2

By Jenna
I waited YEARS for a Deadpool movie ever since the first X-men movies came out in 2000.  In 2009, I gleefully awaited Ryan Reynolds' Deadpo…
I waited YEARS for a Deadpool movie ever since the first X-men movies came out in 2000.  In 2009, I gleefully awaited Ryan Reynolds' Deadpo…

Power Up Your Adult Summer Learning With… Power Up Your Adult Summer Learning With…

By Ginny
Summer Learning doesn’t just apply to children and teens! Adults can sharpen their skills over the summer (or really any season) with free …
Summer Learning doesn’t just apply to children and teens! Adults can sharpen their skills over the summer (or really any season) with free …

Game of Thrones: Ready For Season 7? Game of Thrones: Ready For Season 7?

Are you a Game of Thrones fan? There's a new trailer out for the seventh season. And the internet is abuzz with excitement. If you can’t wa…
Are you a Game of Thrones fan? There's a new trailer out for the seventh season. And the internet is abuzz with excitement. If you can’t wa…

Wait For It! Wait For It!

By Nicole
My Shot! On the day of the Hamilton lottery last January, I tried my luck. As luck would have it, history had its eyes on me: I secured a t…
My Shot! On the day of the Hamilton lottery last January, I tried my luck. As luck would have it, history had its eyes on me: I secured a t…
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