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Posted on: December 19, 2022

Holiday Tree Disposal - Recology

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When you're ready to take down your holiday tree, remember that it can be composted! Check out Recology's instructions on how, when and where to properly dispose of your tree. Please remove all stands, ornaments, & lights before setting out your tree.

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Winter Activities for the Whole Family

WINTER ACTIVITY GUIDE 2023

Our Winter Activity Guide is online and registration is now open! We have fun, festive activities for people of all ages. Winter activities and events run January through March. Enjoy the New Year with our Parks & Recreation programs and classes!

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Be in the Know - Sign up for Email News

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Want to learn more about what's happening in our community? Sign up to receive the latest news on a variety of topics directly to your email inbox! You can subscribe to lists like local events, sustainability, housing policies, Council meetings and more.

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

General Plan Update 2040 - Strive San Mateo

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Our General Plan Update process is one of the most influential efforts you can get involved in to help shape the future of San Mateo. Learn about how you can share your input on the future of housing, transportation, public safety, land use and much more.

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

FEMA Disaster Relief Available for Flood Victims - Apply by March 16

Homeowners and renters in San Mateo with damage or losses due to the series of winter storms can apply for federal disaster assistance grants to help pay for temporary housing, essential home repairs and other disaster-related needs. Apply by March 16.

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Serve on a City Commission or Board - Apply Today!

Are you passionate about community and influencing our future? Then consider applying by Feb. 10 to serve on a City commission or board! We have openings on: Library Board, Personnel Board, Senior Citizens Commission & Measure S Oversight Committee.

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

1 Million Pounds of Sand, 60 Million Gallons of Water Treated - Storm Response Stats

Staff from across the City of San Mateo worked rapidly to prepare for and respond to the torrential rains that drenched our region. Check out some key stats about our storm response and how we're working to help make our community resilient.

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

City Manager Reflects on Accomplishments, Announces Retirement

Our top executive will be retiring in July after years of dedicated service to the community. In a news release, City Manager Corbett reflects on San Mateo's accomplishments and appreciation for staff, as Mayor Lee expresses her gratitude for his service.

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Emergency Alerts - Make Sure to Sign Up with Your Address

The latest series of hazardous storms remind us how important it is to sign up for the San Mateo County emergency alert system. Make sure to sign up with your address to be notified of urgent issues happening in your community.

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Posted on: January 15, 2023

Adult Winter Reading

Adult Winter Reading

January 15 - March 31, 2023The Adult Winter Reading Challenge is back! What's on your winter reading list? Pick up a reading log at any of our three branches or print out a log. Read any book (print, audio, or eBook), fill out the log, and return...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

Art Exhibits

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The following exhibits will be available at the Main Library in January and February.

Nimisha DoongarwalMixed MediaMain Library, 1st Floor Art GalleryJanuary 6, 2023 - February 26, 2023Library Art GalleryNoelle LanePainted ObjectsMain Library, 2nd Floor Di...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

California State Parks Pass

State Library Parks Pass

With your library card you can borrow a California State Libraries Park Pass!  Place a hold with your library card through the catalog or drop by any San Mateo Public Library and ask the Accounts Desk if there is a Quick Pick pass available to bo...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Job Seekers @ Your Library

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Searching for work? Need help writing or reviewing your resume? Want assistance applying for a job online? Volunteers are available to help you. Open on the 2nd floor of the Main Library on Tuesdays, 10 AM - 12 PM and Wednesdays, 11 AM - 1 PM.

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Dial-A-Story

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Hear library staff & community readers read stories and poems!  Available 24/7 by calling (650) 844-8844.  Escuche cuentos, historias y poemas grabados por el personal de la biblioteca y los lectores de la comunidad desde su teléfono...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Free Online Tutoring

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Get unlimited, live homework help with your San Mateo Public Library card.  Tutors are available 1pm-10pm daily.

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