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21st Annual Trivia Bee!

Project Literacy's 21st Annual Trivia Bee will be held on Friday, October 17 starting at 6:00 PM! Now is the time to get a group of friends or colleagues together and form a Trivia Bee Team.

At the Trivia Bee, teams will be challenged with a variety of fascinating and fun questions in an exciting series of three elimination rounds until one team emerges victorious and claims the coveted First Prize! To register a team or make a donation to sponsor a team, call Cinda Mariscal, Project Literacy Coordinator at 510-577-3944. You can register a team for $350, which includes three dinner tickets for team members.

You can also be part of the audience cheering your favorite team to victory by purchasing a $25 ticket, which includes dinner. Tickets are on sale at the Main Library. You can also support Project Literacy when you purchase raffle tickets to win great prizes at the Trivia Bee! All funds raised through the Trivia Bee support literacy, changes lives, and strengthens our community.

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FREE -- Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration with La Pena Community Chorus

On Saturday, September 27 from 2 pm to 3 pm, enjoy an afternoon in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month at the Main Library with the La Peña Community Chorus. This chorus has been performing Latin American New Song—Nueva Canción—for over 35 years. Accompanied by guitars, flutes, drums, and a large assortment of Latin American instruments, the Chorus has sung for schools, churches, homeless shelters, retirement homes, drug rehab centers, benefits for farm workers, and peace demonstrations and rallies.

The Chorus has traveled to Chile, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay, and Argentina and has passed on to each new audience the music learned and the stories collected. Admission is free.

For more information, please call (510) 577-3971.



( Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Flyer )

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Fall Book Sale

Saturday, October 4, 2014

  • 9 am to 11 am – Friends Members only
  • 11 am to 4 pm – Open to the General Public
The Friends of the San Leandro Library are proud to announce their upcoming Fall Book Sale. The sale will be huge, offering a fantastic selection of over 10,000 quality books at bargain prices.

By joining the Friends of the Library, you may attend the "Members Preview" during the first two hours of the book sale and get the best pick of the books. Join the Friends of the Library today by applying for either an individual membership which is $10 or a family membership which is $15. You may register or renew your membership at the door on the day of the sale or you can pick up a membership application at the Main Library.

For more information, please call (510) 577-3971.

( Fall Book Sale Flyer )

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Join Us for Star Wars Reads Day at the Main Library!

Join us, you will, on Saturday, October 11 between 1pm and 4pm for Star Wars Reads Day! The Main Library will celebrate with a fun-filled afternoon for families featuring everything Star Wars. We'll have Star Wars-inspired crafts and fun activities for the whole family, and you are encouraged to dress up as your favorite character. This is a drop-in program, so stop by between 1:00pm - 4:00pm to join the fun!
Questions? Please call 577-3960.

Please note we will not be showing the Star Wars movies.

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September 23, 2014
September 24, 2014
1:30  PM  -  2:15  PM
Preschool Storytime (Main Library)

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