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Support Literacy Everyday Support Literacy Everyday

By Ginny
San Mateo County Libraries is dedicated to supporting the literacy needs of our communities. Find out how!
San Mateo County Libraries is dedicated to supporting the literacy needs of our communities. Find out how!

Comedian & Author Nina G Visits the… Comedian & Author Nina G Visits the…

Stand up comedy and book reading all in one! Join us for an evening of comedy, stories, and insights.
Stand up comedy and book reading all in one! Join us for an evening of comedy, stories, and insights.

Titles to Keep You up at Night Like… Titles to Keep You up at Night Like…

By Carmen
Enjoyed Netflix's Typewriter? Here are a few other titles to also keep you up at night.
Enjoyed Netflix's Typewriter? Here are a few other titles to also keep you up at night.

Remembering Toni Morrison, 1931-2019 Remembering Toni Morrison, 1931-2019

By Nicole
Toni Morrison, giant of American letters, died August 5th. Remember her through her novels, available at the library.
Toni Morrison, giant of American letters, died August 5th. Remember her through her novels, available at the library.

Great Scott! Great Scott!

By Karen
Do you like Scottish bands? Here are some great ones you can find through the library.
Do you like Scottish bands? Here are some great ones you can find through the library.

Who Was Bayard Rustin? Who Was Bayard Rustin?

By Nicole
Best known as the organizer behind the 1963 March on Washington, Bayard Rustin was that and more. So why is Rustin unsung?
Best known as the organizer behind the 1963 March on Washington, Bayard Rustin was that and more. So why is Rustin unsung?

And Now Our Watch Has Ended? The Future… And Now Our Watch Has Ended? The Future…

By Kajah
Feeling down that Game of Thrones has officially ended? Get some post-show suggestions to help you stay connected to the land of Westeros.
Feeling down that Game of Thrones has officially ended? Get some post-show suggestions to help you stay connected to the land of Westeros.

My Brilliant Friend My Brilliant Friend

By Karen
HBO's adaptation of Elena Ferrante's My Brilliant Friend is bellissimo! Enjoy the newly released DVD of Season 1, and enjoy the novels!
HBO's adaptation of Elena Ferrante's My Brilliant Friend is bellissimo! Enjoy the newly released DVD of Season 1, and enjoy the novels!

Rise Up And Sing: The 100 Year… Rise Up And Sing: The 100 Year…

By Nicole
On the 100 year anniversary of the birth of a true American treasure, go back and listen to the beloved songs of Pete Seeger.
On the 100 year anniversary of the birth of a true American treasure, go back and listen to the beloved songs of Pete Seeger.

Art-o-mat at the San Carlos Library Art-o-mat at the San Carlos Library

By Jsmith
Art for Five Dollars? Where can you buy art for $5 other than a garage sale? Try the San Carlos Library's Art-o-Mat, a retired…
Art for Five Dollars? Where can you buy art for $5 other than a garage sale? Try the San Carlos Library's Art-o-Mat, a retired…

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Just a few minutes before the teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker dropped online on April 12th, it premiered to a stadium…
Just a few minutes before the teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker dropped online on April 12th, it premiered to a stadium…

Spring Into April With "Move More Month" Spring Into April With "Move More Month"

By Kajah
Everyday Motion and "Move More Month" We all know it's good to get exercise, but now there is even evidence that 30 minutes of…
Everyday Motion and "Move More Month" We all know it's good to get exercise, but now there is even evidence that 30 minutes of...

Ciara’s Latest Music Video: 'Thinkin… Ciara’s Latest Music Video: 'Thinkin…

To hear that Ciara released a new music video is extremely exciting for me, I have been a fan of her dancing and music since the year 2004…
To hear that Ciara released a new music video is extremely exciting for me, I have been a fan of her dancing and music since the year 2004…

How to Spare an Hour for the Earth! How to Spare an Hour for the Earth!

By Kajah
Have you heard of Earth Hour? This annual event is taking place on March 30th and the idea is this: wherever you are, at 8:30 PM turn off…
Have you heard of Earth Hour? This annual event is taking place on March 30th and the idea is this: wherever you are, at 8:30 PM turn off…

Celebrate Women in Science for Women’s… Celebrate Women in Science for Women’s…

By Jsmith
As someone who received their B.S. in biology from UC Davis, I have always been fascinated with science. I read extensively about…
As someone who received their B.S. in biology from UC Davis, I have always been fascinated with science. I read extensively about…

2018 Grammy Winner Leon Bridges 2018 Grammy Winner Leon Bridges

By Carmen
These rainy days often put me in the mood for soulful music. I just want to curl up with a big blanket and sit by the window watching the…
These rainy days often put me in the mood for soulful music. I just want to curl up with a big blanket and sit by the window watching the…
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