Posted on: March 16, 2017

Hack the Future-Saturday, April 1, 10:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

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Hack the Future is for 10-19 year olds who love technology and want to explore in an informal environment, guided by tech industry professionals. Learn about Unity game development tools, 3D modeling and printing, computer programming, Minecraft mods, web...

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Posted on: March 4, 2017

The South San Francisco Historical Photo Drive

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The City of South San Francisco and the Library seek your photographs depicting people, places, and events of local historical significance. During the entire month of March, leading up to National Historic Preservation Month in May, trained library staff...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Marionette Play: Cinderella-Monday, March 27 at 6:00 p.m.

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Jan Dymond will be performing the classic story of Cinderella.  After being inspired by the magic of marionettes, you will create your own simple animal puppets.  

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue, South San Francisco

(650)-8...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Final Fridays Family Dance Party-Friday, March 31 at 4:00 p.m.

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Week? Day? Or do you and your kids just have some energy you need to get out of your system? Then come shake your tail to the best in sick (but family-friendly) beats at our Final Fridays Family Dance Party! 

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West O...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

4Cs Speaker Series: Sensory Needs-Tuesday, April 4, 5:30 PM

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Join us for the first discussion on, Sensory Needs. They will provide strategies to support children with sensory needs. They will also discuss a variety of strategies and tools to help children feel comfortable exploring as well as learning about the env...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

H&R Block Talk: Things You Should Know Before Filing Your Taxes-Tuesday, April 4, 6:00 PM

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A representative from H&R Block will be joining us to talk about everything you need to know about filing your taxes. Already done for 2016? The information shared in this presentation will make you fully prepared for filing your 2017 tax returns. Com...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Poetry Workshop: Dadaist/Collage-Friday, April 7, 4:00 - 5:00 PM

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Develop your poetry skills with an introductory workshop on Dadaist/collage poetry in celebration of Poetry Month. Collage poetry is a style of poetry that re-purposes previously printed content from newspapers and magazines to create an imaginative work ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

High-Voltage: Engineering and Computer Science Club-Saturday April 8th, 12-1 PM

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Be part of the bi-weekly meetings to develop your computer skills, learn practical new technologies, introduce to electronics components. In addition, children will be involved in creating fun  projects. All ages are welcome.

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Stuff You Should Know: Meal Planning, Shopping Lists, and Simple Recipes-Sunday, April 9, 2:30 PM

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Our first topic is shopping lists and easy meal planning. 

Do you find yourself buying things at the store that go to waste because you’re not quite sure what to do with them? Or maybe you buy something for a recipe and don’t use it up, leaving it to ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Kids Craft with Sophie's World-Tuesday, April 11th, 4:00 PM

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 For April, we will be exploring spring theme crafts.  Bring friends and family for a crafty afternoon with Sophie.  

Connect with Sophie

Website | FaceBook | Instagram | Twitter | YouTube

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Listen & Lunch: Storytime for Adults-Thursday, April 13, 12:00 PM

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This month's selection will be from In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper. This anthology of stories range across all genres, wedding literary excellence to storytelling savvy.

South San Francisco Grand Library

306 Wal...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Author Talk: Sherilyn Connelly, Ponyville Confidential-Thursday, April 13, 6:00 PM

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Critics dismissed the cartoons as toy  advertise-ments, and derided their embrace of femininity. The 2010 debut of the openly feminist My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic renewed the backlash, as its broad appeal challenged entrenched notions abo...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Can You Haiku?-Saturday, April 15th, 3:00 PM

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Susan’s poems cover everything from the mudane to the esoteric in the 5-7-5 meter of Haiku.  Bring a pad and pencil and write your own haiku poem about your family, your friends, your home or just a lovely spring day. Susan makes it fun and creat...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

High-Voltage: Engineering and Computer Science Club-Saturday April 15th, 12-1 PM

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Be part of the bi-weekly meetings to develop your computer skills, learn practical new technologies, introduce to electronics components. In addition, children will be involved in creating fun  projects. All ages are welcome.

South San Francisco Grand...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Coffee Talk: Get to Know Your Librarians- April 10, 12, and 14th at 3:00 pm

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Ask us all of things you always wanted to know about librarianship, or simply stop by for a chat and a cup of coffee. We look forward to spending our afternoons with you! 

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue, South San Francisco

(650...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

National Library Week Open House-Saturday, April 15, ALL DAY

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We will be providing a variety of crafts appropriate for the entire family and lots of refreshments.  You’ll also have the opportunity to pick up a Library BINGO card to win a prize.

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue, South San Fr...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Teen Advisory Board-Friday, April 21, 4:00-5:00 PM

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TAB is a teen-driven community group focused on consulting with library staff to improve library atmosphere, events, book and DVD selections, and youth engagement. This is an opportunity for teenagers to be involved in the decision making process of the l...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Author Talk: Diane Lovegrove Bader, “Setting Donegal on Fire”-Sunday, April 23, 2:30 PM

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Appalled at the miserable conditions in which he finds the peasants of his native land, he challenges what he believes is a policy of neglect by both landlords and the authorities. Find out what happens to him and his family as a result.

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

BALANCE Housing Workshop-Tuesday, April 25, 6:00 PM

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Learn everything first time home buyers need to know about the basics of credit and credit reporting, understanding your credit scores and establishing or re-establishing credit so that you can become a homeowner. BALANCE, a non-profit organization, provi...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Dia De Los Ninos-Saturday, April 29, 11:00 AM

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She offers loads of energetic activities, which include, silly magic, music and movement games. After the show stay for a fun open craft activity. 

South San Francisco Grand Library

306 Walnut Avenue, South San Francisco 

(650)-877-8530

Saturday, Ap...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Homemade Cleaning Products-Saturday, April 29, 12:00 PM

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Want to know what is in the products that you are using to clean your home? Join us for a presentation on homemade cleaning products using basic ingredients. We will learn various recipes for replacing store-bought products, and discuss the effect such a ...

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