Thanks

Thanks for shopping yesterday!

Thanks for shopping yesterday!

A huge thanks to everyone who shopped at the new Whole Foods Market in Santa Clara yesterday! We got to hang out with Eddie, the store manager. One of our long-time volunteers stopped by to say hello! As did one of the people who works at the library. And not one, but two groups of […]

Thanks Chick-fil-a!

We just learned that Chick-fil-a has generously donated a large number of gift cards to the Summer Reading Program! These will be given out as prizes for our Summer Reading finishers. I know how much everyone loves a Chick-fil-a sandwich – so I’m sure these will be popular! You can still sign up online for […]

Thanks Bandai Namco!

Thanks Bandai Namco!

We are so happy to have brought on another sponsor for summer reading: Bandai Namco Entertainment! They publish a ton of anime and games (eg Tekken, Warhammer), and are, we think, a great fit with our TeenRead Summer Reading program. Bandai Namco is offering two gift baskets for prizes (pictured above) and a grand prize […]

Thank you Keypoint Credit Union

Thank you Keypoint Credit Union

It’s big check time! We’d like to say thanks to Keypoint Credit Union for their continued support of the Library’s Summer Reading Program. Doron Noyman officially presented the check to the Santa Clara City Library Foundation and Friends at the first Monday night summer reading concert on June 13. Thanks so much to Keypoint for sponsoring […]

Thank you!

To all who donated yesterday as part of #SVGives, thank you! We appreciate your support, and we couldn’t do this without our wonderful donors.

Thanks Intel!

Thanks Intel!

Thanks to all the folks at Intel who came out to record children’s books onto the AnyReader pens! We got many books recorded to help out this wonderful program.

Inspiring Women at the Library

Assemblymember Kansen Chu honored two of Santa Clara City Library’s best last month. Shanti Bhaskaran and Karen Masada were recognized as Inspirational Women on March 10th. They are two key people in Read Santa Clara, the library’s adult literacy program. Without them, events like In Our Own Words would not be possible. They do great things […]

Thank you!!

Thank you!!

A HUGE thank you to everyone who came out to the Lollapalooza on Saturday! I, personally, had a great time and I hope you did too. We’ll post photos on our Facebook page when we get them from the photographer. Thanks for your support! The Santa Clara City Library Foundation and Friends supports the library […]

Liberated in the Library

Liberated in the Library

  Liberated in the Library by Pat Bustamente, a poet To be welcomed is to feel esteemed… That warm feeling of highlights high-beamed… This is a place that for sure some good books Will fit the mood perfectly if one really looks. And the guardians of these treasures Certainly add to the pleasures… Polite, understanding, […]