Food for Fines 2018

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Media Contacts: Katie Woods, Communications Manager San Mateo County Libraries (650) 556-5209 ‘Tis the season to spread joy, help those in need and clear those library fines. Now is your chance to make a difference by participating in the Food for Fines library program, a community food drive. Drop…
View More about Food for Fines 2018

Food for Fines 2018

Forget to return that library book or DVD on time? Now is your chance to clear your overdue fines while helping those in need this holiday season. Join San Mateo County Libraries in the fight against hunger by participating in our Food for Fines program, a community food drive. Donating just one unit of food…
View More about Food for Fines 2018

Big Lift Inspiring Summers

Over a thousand eager students are now ready to tackle the new school year with some extra confidence thanks to an uplifting summer with San Mateo County Libraries and The Big Lift. In partnership with the County of San Mateo, San Mateo County Office of Education, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, BELL (Building Educated Leaders for…
View More about Big Lift Inspiring Summers

2018 Mid-Autumn Festival

Happy Mid-Autumn! This year, Mid-Autumn takes place on Monday, September 24th! The Mid-Autumn Festival is honored all throughout Asia, celebrating family, harvest and the full moon. San Mateo County Libraries invite you to join us and celebrate with paper lantern-making, Chinese brush painting, Chinese Button Knot bracelet crafts, moon cakes, and more! We're also bringing…
View More about 2018 Mid-Autumn Festival

Library Pride!

Many of us are used to traveling to Pride events in bigger cities, but if you are staying local this year, then the San Mateo County 2018 LGBTQ+ Pride Celebration is the pride party for you. Music, entertainment, food trucks, and lots of activities for the whole family. San Mateo County Libraries will be there…
View More about Library Pride!

What Do You Want in a Makerspace?

Are you curious about the whole "maker movement?" Making in the community has been around forever. Whether in classrooms, homes, community centers, libraries, or local tech shops, the "do it yourself" approach has brought makers of all kinds together. You might have been making for years at home and never really thought of yourself as…
View More about What Do You Want in a Makerspace?
1 - 10 of 37