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Book Sale on the Patio at Central Park Library

Book Sale on the Patio at Central Park Library

We’re having a book sale out on the patio at Central Park Library this Sunday! Keep an eye out for these red carts and our intrepid volunteers who will have books of all kinds for sale. All proceeds go to support Santa Clara City Library Foundation & Friends. We hope to see you there!

Join us for an '80s Bash!

Join us for an ’80s Bash!

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!

Keep an eye out for Comic Con 2017…

Remember what a great time you had at Comic Con 2016?  All the activities and panels there were? How much fun you had? Well, mark your calendars for Saturday October 7, 2017! The Library is planning its 2nd Annual Comic Con! Keep an eye on their website, sclibrary.org/comic-con, to see as people, events, crafts, and […]

Mini pinatas and teens

Mini pinatas and teens

Check out these adorable mini-pinatas that our teens made out of cereal boxes! They’re adorable, especially that taco. Mmmmm…. tacos…

Outreach during the Silicon Valley BBQ Championships

Outreach during the Silicon Valley BBQ Championships

The Library had a team out at the Silicon Valley BBQ championships last week. They had over 830 patrons come visit their booth. Patrons enjoyed playing plinko and making rainbow scratch bookmarks. Forty-three people signed up for summer reading, even! SCCLFF is proud to support the library’s efforts to reach out to even more people […]

Book Sale Sunday!

We’re having a small book sale on Sunday June 25 from 1-3:30pm. Come over to central Park Library to take a look at our latest books on the front patio! We’ll have 11 carts of cookbooks, children’s books, business books, and so much more. Come over and check it out!

It’s a Different World…

The library has recently acquired a VR setup, thanks to AMD. They’re being judicious with scheduling time on it at the moment, so you have to pay close attention for when you have an opportunity to try it out. (STEM Central was one such opportunity.) We got a great letter from one patron who was […]

Summer Reading Kickoff, aka Adorable Children

Summer Reading Kickoff, aka Adorable Children

A huge thanks to everyone who came to Central Park Library last Saturday afternoon for the official kickoff of the 2017 Summer Reading Program! Look at those children flying through the air and turning into the Hulk. Sign up for the Summer Reading Program, if you haven’t already. It’s a great way to keep your […]

Happy Pride Month!

Happy Pride Month!

The Library always puts such bright and shiny displays together for LGBTQ Pride month. They’re so much fun. Please head over to this display if you’re looking for any LGBTQ books or movies at the Library.

Introducing the Arabic collection and storytimes

Introducing the Arabic collection and storytimes

You’ve definitely heard of the Girl Scouts, but have you heard of the Silver Award? The Girls work towards a self-sustaining project to benefit the community. Santa Clara City Library was thrilled to be able to help girls from one local troop improve our library. Below is the letter from their project supervisor to the […]