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Ray Edinger 1917-2014

Ray Edinger 1917-2014

Our friend Ray Edinger passed away last week.  He will be missed by all of us here at the Foundation & Friends.  Ray had a special sparkle in his eye and an passion to get things done.  When his wife of 74 years, Margie, died in 2013, Ray made a generous gift to the Foundation […]

Congrats to Teen Writing Contest Winners!

Congrats to Teen Writing Contest Winners!

From left to right… Hershal Shah (3rd place, high school), Ziana Deen (2nd place, high school), Joseph Goodrich (1st place, high school), Samia Abbasi (grand prize winner), Natalie Loredo (2nd prize, middle school), Kaleahani Angervil (3rd place, middle school). Katrina Espinoza (1st place, middle school), not pictured).   Sponsored by the Santa Clara City Library […]

Healthy Mind

Healthy Mind

Check out the new display of books and handouts about Healthy Minds, part of Kaiser Permanente’s Healthy Living program.  Thanks for Kaiser for sponsoring this program!

Northside Time Capsule Dedication

Thursday, October 9, 2014 from 11am – 12pm Northside Library Join us as we put the finishing touches on the Northside Library time capsule which will be opened in fifty years. See what it contains and add your own wishes for the library’s future. Light refreshments will be served.

Save the Date – February 7, 2015

For the 2nd Annual Love Our Library Lollapalooza!  Last year’s event was described as “whimsical and ritzy” by the Santa Clara Weekly.  Don’t miss out on the fun!

Forever Young – Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Date: 9/23/2014 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Location: Central Park Library Margie Edinger Room 2635 Homestead Road Santa Clara, California 95051 Cosmetic Dermatologist Ngoc Pham, MD and Esthetician Beverly Saner will share information and demonstrate cosmetic techniques to enhance your natural beauty.  A FREE event for Members and Non-Members.  FREE cosmetic samples provided. No reservations […]

Thank You Northside Donors!

We did it!  With your support we raised $167,000 for the Northside Library.  Thank you for your generous support of our newest Library branch.  The community loves their Library and it shows.  We look forward to implementing enhanced programming and collection materials.  

It's open!

It’s open!

Check Out This Video From Today’s Animated Videos Program

One of our talented kids shows his creation! Click here: Animated Movies Program

The Donor Tree Branches have been installed in the Northside library branch!

The Donor Tree Branches have been installed in the Northside library branch!

In preparation for the opening later this summer, the donor tree itself has been installed in the Santa Clara Northside Library.  Donors who pledged $500 or $1000 (or more) will be honored in perpetuity with a leaf on this tree with their name.  The leaves themselves are being made and will be ready and installed […]