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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!
By twingrove on March 26, 2015
Dancing, Video Games and Fun! Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 7-10 PM Register at http://adultpromatnorthside.eventbrite.com A Fundraiser to Benefit the Santa Clara City Library Foundation & Friends
By twingrove on March 16, 2015
Join us on April 11, 2015 from 2-4pm at the Mission City Performing Arts Center to celebrate 20 years of In Our Own Words, the book of learner writings from the adult literacy program Read Santa Clara. The book of learner writings, In Our Own Words is sponsored by a grant from Mission City Community […]
By twingrove on March 9, 2015
Check out this article in the Santa Clara Weekly about Janice Sellers, a professional genealogist, at the Central Park Library. http://www.santaclaraweekly.com/2015/Issue-10/genealogist_janice_sellers_gives_library_talk.html Janice spoke to a full house at the Library as part of the 2015 Silicon Valley Reads which is focused on the immigrant experience.
By twingrove on February 23, 2015
Did you know that heart disease is the #1 killer for women? Yet only 8% of American women consider heart disease and stroke to be their health threats! Join Dr. Uma Vadlakonda, a cardiologist, in an interactive conversation about heart disease in woman and some simple lifestyle changes that would make a difference. No reservations […]