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Library - Children's Calendar

  1. Family Read Aloud Program

    January 23, 2017, 10:00 AM - March 4, 2017, 5:00 PM

    Join the Family Read Aloud Program! This program is designed for participants, regardless of age, to read aloud to each other as a means of spending quality time together and to promote lifelong literacy. Enjoy reading together for at least 6 hours between January 23 and March 4, win a free book for each child and enter your name for drawing prizes. Sign up at any of the three San Mateo Public Libraries - Main, Marina or Hillsdale.

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  2. Baby and Me Lapsit

    February 14, 2017, 10:15 AM

    Stories, songs, and rhymes for infants not yet walking.

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  3. Books, Babies & Rhymes - Marina Library

    February 14, 2017, 10:15 AM

    Stories, songs, and rhymes for infants up to 23 months.

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  4. Toddler Storytime - Marina Library

    February 14, 2017, 11:00 AM

    Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 2-4 years of age accompanied by a participating adult.

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  5. Baby and Me Lapsit

    February 14, 2017, 11:15 AM

    Stories, songs, and rhymes for infants not yet walking.

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  6. Bilingual Storytime

    February 14, 2017, 4:00 PM

    Bilingual English/Spanish stories and songs

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  7. Family Storytime - Hillsdale Library

    February 14, 2017, 6:45 PM

    Stories and rhymes for the whole family.

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Library - Front Page Events

  1. Exhibit: Paintings by the Peninsula Women's Caucus for Art

    January 5, 2017 - February 28, 2017 @ Library Art Gallery, 1st Floor

    A comfort zone may be a place, a technique, a concept or a culture. And while it may be restful and secure to stay within one's comfort zone, the best ideas and greatest spiritual growth often come from traveling out beyond those boundaries, and mixing concepts, cultures and techniques. Peninsula Women’s Caucus for Art artists Lorraine Capparell, Kris Idarius, Pat Keefe, Rebecca Lambing, Marie LaPrade, Tanya Lin, Alysanne McGaffey, Yvonne Newhouse, Bonnie J. Smith, Deanna Taubman, Leigh Toldi, and Marian Yap have stepped out of their comfort zone to create art for this exhibit.

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  2. Exhibit: Folk Art of Eastern Europe by Brooks Brager

    January 10, 2017 - February 28, 2017 @ Exhibit Case, 2nd Floor

    In the artist’s own words, “Ever since I became aware of the Cold War between the United States and the former Soviet Union, I have become fascinated with the countries of Russia and Ukraine, Bulgaria, Poland and other countries in Eastern Europe. I always wondered what lovely treasures lay behind the ‘Iron Curtain’.” The display features several reproductions of Russian and Polish embroidery, which the artist embroidered, along with needlework from other Eastern European States. The display also shows items from the artist’s personal collection of folk art from the East, including paper cutting (Wycinanki in Polish) from Poland and other interesting pieces. Brooks Brager has a Master’s Degree in German Literature and has taken classes in Russian grammar and literature.

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  3. Anime Club

    February 14, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Teen Lounge, 3rd Floor

    Love anime? Want to hang out, watch, and talk about it? Come to the San Mateo Public Library's Anime Club on the first and second Tuesday of each month! There will be games, fun, snacks, and anime! For ages 13-18.

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Planning Commission Meetings

  1. Planning Commission Meeting

    February 14, 2017, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ City Council Chambers

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Senior Center

  1. Book Discussion Group - Circling the Sun by Paula McLaine

    February 14, 2017, 10:00 AM @ Senior Center

    The Book Discussion Group meets at the Senior Center on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 10am. All ages welcome. Please join us.

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