Do you have what it takes to be a Teen Volunteer at the library this summer? Please visit the Summer Volunteer Teen page to read the qualifications, download the instructions, and go to the online application! Applications are accepted on a first come, first served basis and all teens must be able to attend one of four orientations. If you have any questions, please call the Children's Desk at 510-577-3960.
The San Leandro Public Library invites students ages 10-17 to register for the Geek Squad Academy starting May 28! Geek Squad Academy is a free tech camp at the Main Library on Wednesday, July 1 & Thursday, July 2 from 9:00 am - 3:30 PM.
Geek Squad Academy will teach middle and high school students about technology topics including programming and robotics, digital film production, digital citizenship, digital music, 3D printing and CAD design, and digital photography.
Online registration for the Geek Squad Academy will open on Thursday, May 28. Additional registration materials are required and will be available at the San Leandro Main Library's Children’s Desk.
For more information, please call the Children’s Desk at 510-577-3960.
FREE - A Salute to Older Americans with the Hot Rods Band!
Do you still like that old time rock ‘n’ roll? Then soothe your soul and enjoy listening and dancing to the Hot Rods on Saturday, May 30, 2 PM to 3 PM at the Main Library! They bring energy and excitement to the hits of the 50's & 60's. Five talented musicians, performing on the saxophone, electric guitar, piano, bass, vocals and drums, will pay tribute to the Rockin’ Fifties with songs of Elvis, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, Ricky Nelson, and Jerry Lee Lewis and to the Swinging Sixties, with the Beach Boys, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones and Motown. So cruise on down, all you cool cats!
Celebrate LGBT Pride Month on Thursday, June 18 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at the Main Library with a film tribute to the life and times of Harvey Milk. When Milk won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977, he became the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California.
The film received an Academy Award for best Documentary Feature in 1984. In 2012, this film was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" by the United States Library of Congress and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry.
For more information, please call the Main Library at (510) 577-3971.