March 25, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Join the fun at our Stuffed Animal Sleepover! Attendees will be invited to come to a storytime and craft with their stuffed animal at 4:00 pm on Friday, March 24th. Stuffed animals will then be left with our loving librarians for some fun overnight adventures.
Return to the library at 10:00 am on Saturday, March 25th to collect your stuffed animal and a photo album full of their overnight adventures.
Registration is required and limited to 40 stuffed animals. Register at the Children's Desk or by calling 650-522-7838.
March 25, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Stories and rhyme time for children up to age 3 accompanied by a participating adult.
March 4, 2017 - April 29, 2017, All Day @ 2nd Floor Display Case
The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. The Northern California chapter presents a display titled, “The mode in hats and headdresses during the lifetime of Jane Austen + 16 years. 1775-1833.” The display features caps, turbans and hats on heads with period appropriate paper hairdos. Each hat is presented and described along with its inspiration, which may include a period fashion plate, portrait or extant hat.
March 7, 2017 - March 30, 2017, All Day @ Art Gallery, 1st Floor
Painting since she was 3, Ellen Silva sees art as a way to create joy and hope in the world and to connect with herself and her community. She creates vibrant nature-inspired art on recycled fence boards, wood, and canvas. In addition to fine art, she paints residential and commercial murals. She is an artist in residence at many Bay Area schools and Art Specialist for the Cabrillo School District (HMB). She lives on the coast in El Granada.
March 25, 2017, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join us for an afternoon of Jane Austen and the world of her life and novels, with three tracks of presentations and activities in three of the Main Library’s meeting rooms. Everyone is welcome. Co-sponsored by the Jane Austen Society of North America, Northern California.