Book Launch James Wurst Monday Jan 30 730 to 9 PM

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2017
Library Pilots Future Technologies in 2017
Grant-funded projects to test drive robots & design workstation
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Being Different Together – Taking the conversation deeper
Being Different Together – Taking the Conversation Deeper
A Series of four Community Forums

Read to your Kids with Storyplay*r
The Library offers a new way to engage your children or grandchildren's love of books.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
SATURDAYS in February - IRS-certified volunteers will provide free basic 2016 income tax return preparation to qualified individuals who earned $54,000 or less. First come, first served. Last files accepted no later than 2 p.m.. There will be NO tax assistance in March, but will resume on April 1 and 8.
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Teen Reading Resolution
Month of January - Make reading your New Years Resolution for 2017!

Book Launch: The UN Association-USA: A Little Known History of Advocacy and Action
MONDAY, January 30 - Join us for the launch of The UN Association - USA: A Little Known History of Advocacy and Action, featuring the author, James Wurst and contributors, Ed Elmendorf and Dulcie Leimbach.

Cover image of the UN Association-USA book.

Cult Movie Series: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
THURSDAY, January 26 - Join us for a classic cult movie!
Movie poster of Buckaroo Banzai

Annual Storytelling Festival
SUNDAY, January 22 - Annual Storytelling Festival

Retirement and Your Next Stage of Life
JANUARY 23 - FEBRUARY 13 - Are you a little anxious or confused about retirement? This free four-part workshop provides a roadmap to help you successfully transition into retirement and your next stage of life.
Sign with the word retirement on it

Little Scholar Tablets are Here!
Little Scholar Tablets are Here!
small boy with little scholar tablet

Fake News
The latest on fake news, its impact, and how to tell the difference.
Information Literacy word cloud

Pajama Storytime
WEDNESDAYS 7 p.m. - Evening storytime for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.
PAHS logo and animals

Bay Area Bird Photographers
FIRST WEDNESDAYS - Come view photos of exquisite birds from around the world!
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Graphic Novel Book Club
SECOND THURSDAYS- Join us for a monthly book discussion on a graphic novel selected by the group!

two graphic novels

Citizenship Clinic
1st THURSDAYS, Sept. 1, 2016 - May 4, 2017 - Are You Ready to Become an American Citizen?
International Rescue Committee Logo

Colorful Afternoons for Adults
3rd Saturday of the month - Looking for a creative, yet calming outlet? Have you tried coloring lately?
Color pencils arranged in a circle

New Library Bikes Deliver Pop-Up Library Services to Community
The Palo Alto Library is on the move, thanks to the purchase of two bikes that are bringing mobile book check-outs and other popular services directly to the community
librarians on BikePALS outreach bikes

ESL: Beyond the Basics

MONDAYS - Advanced English as a second language class for high-intermediate and advanced ESL speakers.

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Teen Writing Club
1st & 3rd THURSDAYS - Join the "Another Sky" Teen Writing Club!
writing club

Tai Chi
SUNDAYS - Tai Chi for beginners and the experienced!
image of person doing Tai Chi at sunset

Lunar New Year Celebration
SATURDAY February 18 - Let's celebrate Chinese New Year!
Lunar New Year

Teen Anti Valentine Party!
TUESDAY, February 7 - Make crafts whether you hate or love Valentine's Day.

Blind Date with a Book!
Month of February - Visit the Teen Zone to choose a specially wrapped "blind date" book.

Yoga with Surfer Mike
FIRST TUESDAYS - Bring your mat and learn mindful meditation and yoga movement the first Tuesday of every month.

Image of woman doing yoga on the beach

Russian Bilingual Storytime
MONDAYS 5 p.m. - Bilingual Russian storytime for children and their parents and caregivers.
Russian Bilingual Storytime wording with images of traditional Russian toys

Book Clubs at the Library
Lively discussions & stimulating reads for a variety of ages & interests.
Book Clubs @ the Library with club names

Teen Tech Tutoring
SATURDAYS - Teen volunteers help you use your tech device in one-on-one sessions.
Photo of teen and senior learning to use iPad

It's On! Bay Area Quiz Club
Second Sunday of the Month - Join the Bay Area Quiz Club.
Graphic of person giving a quiz.

Friday Fun!
1st FRIDAY - Board games, crafts, legos, Bingo & more creative fun for kids!
friday fun

Kono for Libraries
THURSDAY, November 17 - Kono for Libraries is Live!
lego mindstorms robot with robotics workshop text