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By Kate Degelau-Pierce on October 9, 2017
Comic Con on Saturday was so much fun! There were lots of great activities and loads of people in costumes. I am always here for a lady Ghostbuster. Thor was keeping us safe! If you couldn’t make it or just want to see more photos, the Mercury News has a lovely write-up of […]
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on October 3, 2017
The library is celebrating October and Halloween by hosting a murder mystery game starting on October 17. You pick up a card at the reference desk to get the first clue. This clue will lead you somewhere in the library, to some information and another clue. This keeps going until you’ve solved the mystery. It […]
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on July 27, 2017
Join Central Park Library in celebrating the summer as it winds down… Sing your favorite 80s songs, beat the pants off your friends at trivia, try out virtual reality and more. This party should be a great time! We hope to see you there!
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on September 29, 2016
This year, SCCLFF sponsored the Santa Clara City Library’s Comic Con! This was a hugely successful event, drawing over 11,000 people from all over Silicon Valley. It featured Dave Filoni, executive producer for Star Wars Rebels (and more!), Lego contests, artists from Pixar, lots of cosplay… it was amazing. Of course the 101st Legion showed […]
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on September 23, 2016
The Santa Clara Library Comic Con is tomorrow! This is going to be a super-fun event with: a talk from Star Wars Rebels Executive Producer Dave Filoni a panel on Women in Comics, including Heather Campbell, Nidhi Chanani, and Branwyn Bigglestone A presentation called from Story to Screen by Pixar storyboard artist Le Tang lego […]
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on July 11, 2016
We are proud to support the library’s Comic Con. On Saturday, September 24th, Central Park Library will be filled with people cosplaying, panels, crafts for kids and adults, and more. Take a look at the full list of activities and panels and sign up for your free tickets today!
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on June 29, 2016
Vital Veggies was the first program of the Library’s Fast & Healthy Summer Cuisine series. These programs are sponsored by Kaiser Permanente and us! Chef Laura Stec, Innovative Cuisine, demonstrated easy ways to bring more health and happiness into your daily cooking and meals. “She was able to present a wealth of information in an entertaining yet educational manner,” […]
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on April 12, 2016
We were happy to facilitate a session on how to use LinkedIn at the Central Park Library last month! This program showed people how to use LinkedIn to find a job and keep their profiles updated. The majority of folks felt more confident about looking for a job and were appreciative that the LinkedIn representatives […]
By Kate Degelau-Pierce on October 1, 2015
We are proud to support the ESL Book Clubs at the Santa Clara City Library! If you’re part of a book club, you know the struggle to find a copy – any copy! – of your monthly book. The Foundation & Friends will be buying extra copies of the books for the library’s ESL book […]
By twingrove on April 29, 2015
Read Santa Clara recognized long time supporters the Santa Clara City Library Foundation & Friends and the Mission City Community Fund at their 20th anniversary. The Foundation & Friends sponsors the publication of “In Our Own Words: A Book of Learner Writings” each year. Congratulations to Read Santa Clara on their anniversary!