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Creek Trail Master Plan Study Community Workshop

May 4, 2016 

The City of San Leandro, City of Oakland and Rails-To-Trails Conservancy will be co-hosting a Community Workshop regarding the San Leandro Creek Trail Master Plan Study. The Community Workshop will allow the project partners and the consultant, Stantec, to gather public feedback for the study. For more information, contact: Anjana Mepani, 577-3348 or

Wednesday May 11th, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Main Library, Karp Room (300 Estudillo Ave)

Districts 1,2, 5 Town Hall Meeting

April 26, 2016 

Mayor Cutter, Vice Mayor Reed, and Councilmembers Cox & Lopez invite the community to their Annual Town Hall Meeting.

Meet your local council members and learn about important projects moving forward in your neighborhood.

What: Districts 1,2 and 5 Town Hall Meeting
When: Monday May 9th 7 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: San Leandro Main Library, Karp Room. 300 Estudillo Ave

Find the City Council district map here.

Additional News
Thursday May 5, 2016
10:00 AMCanciones y cuentos en Español (Main Library)

Canciones y cuentos en Español para bebes y niños menores de tres años

Disfruta libros, cuentos y canciones en Español en la biblioteca con tus bebes y niños pequeños. Aprende canciones y rimas que puedes usar cada día con ellos en casa. Ven y juega con nosotros terminando la lectura del cuento. Este es un servicio gratuito ofrecido por First 5 Alameda County.

Songs and Stories in Spanish for Little Ones - Ages 0 to 3

Enjoy Spanish-language books, stories and songs at the library with your babies and toddlers. Learn songs and rhymes that you can use every day with your little one (ages 0 to 3). After storytime, you are invited to stay and play. This free storytime is funded by First 5 Alameda County.

10:30 AMPRESCHOOL STORYTIME - Manor Branch Library

Designed for children ages 2-5 and a caregiver, our preschool storytimes feature the best in children’s books, songs, and arts and crafts activities. No registration required, just drop in!

5:00 PMTech Drop In Lab (Main Library)

Do you have a tech device and need help using it?

The Tech Drop In Lab, the Library's free technology help program, is scheduled today, 5 PM to 8 PM on the first floor of the Main Library. It's designed for all ages and offers assistance using cell phones; digital cameras; tablets; laptop computers; other mobile devices; operating systems; OverDrive, the Library's ebook service; and Zinio, the library's digital magazine service.

The library has trained volunteers ready to offer one-on-one assistance. All sessions are drop-in with no reservations necessary. Those seeking assistance are asked to bring in their tech device, power cords, account usernames, account passwords, and user manuals, if available. For more information, please call the Main Library Information Desk at (510) 577-3971.

5:45 PMCafé de Padres

Café de Padres! - GRATIS
Quien: Para familias con niños y niñas de edades 0-5
Cuando: Jueves por la tarde, fechas especificas. Cena empieza a las 5:45, presentación a las 6:00pm.
Donde: Biblioteca Principal de San Leandro (300 Estudillo) - Salón Karp
Familias, acompáñanos para cena y un presentación sobre varias temas de la paternidad. Cuidado infantil será provee dado durante la presentación. No es necesario registrarse para este programa gratis.

Mayo 5 – Desarrollo de niños: Edades y Etapas
Julio 7 - Estilos de Paternidad: Comprensión de estilos de la paternidad y la paternidad respetuoso.

Preguntas? Por favor de llamar el Departamento de Recreo de San Leandro 577-3462.

Monday May 9, 2016
All Day EventCall for Artists

The Arts Council of San Leandro and the Library are seeking applications from artists who are interested in exhibiting their work at the Main Library Art Gallery. The application deadline is Monday, May 16 at 8:00 PM for July 2016 through June 2017 exhibits. Click the link below for the guidelines and application.

7:00 PMCity Council Work Session

City Council Work Sessions typically occur on the 2nd Monday of each month and 4th Monday, if needed. To view the agenda for tonight's meeting, please click here.

Tuesday May 10, 2016
9:30 AMBaby Time (Main Library)

Rhymes, songs and books for ages 0 to 12 months
Enjoy focused time with your baby (pre-walkers ages 0 to 12 months) during this short session. We’ll sing songs, learn easy movement activities, and explore board books, followed by time to play/bond with your baby and talk with other parents and caregivers. Bring a blanket if you’d like. If you have a baby and a toddler/preschooler, please attend our toddler storytime or preschool storytime instead. This program is funded by First 5 Alameda County through a neighborhood partnership grant.

10:30 AMTiempo de Bebe (Main Library)

Tiempo de Bebe - edades 0-12 meses
Martes 10:30am

Disfruta un tiempo enfocado en Ud. y su bebé (edades 0-12 meses y pre-caminante) durante esta sesión corto. Cantaremos canciones, aprenderemos actividades de movimiento fáciles y exploraremos libritos antes de un tiempo de jugar y aumentar vínculo con su bebé mientras conocer otros padres y proveedores de cuidado infantil. Si tienes un bebe y un niñito/preescolar (de 1 año ), por favor en vez asistir nuestro programa de Canciones y Cuentos el jueves. Este es un servicio gratuito ofrecido por First 5 Alameda County.

Wednesday May 11, 2016
9:00 AMRules Committee

The Rules Committee will occur on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. To view the agenda for tonight's meeting, please click here.

9:30 AMToddler Storytime (Main Library)

TODDLER STORYTIME: Stories, rhymes and romps for ages 1-3

Just the right pace for you and your totally nonstop toddler up to age 3, we’ll enjoy stories, songs and active rhymes, followed by a play time. We offer duplicate sessions at 9:30am and 10:30am, so please choose just one to attend.

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