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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2017
Changes at the Library
WEDNESDAY, September 12 - Announcement of Library Changes.
Image of family keepsakes.

Bug-sniffing dogs to visit Palo Alto libraries
Month of October - Each branch will be closed for one day during precautionary inspections.
Dog nose sniffing

Festival of Lights: A Diwali Celebration
SUNDAY, October 29 - Come celebrate Diwali at the Palo Alto City Library! We'll have music, dancing, henna, crafts and lots more for the whole family to enjoy!
IMage of Diwali candles and mandala

Paws to Read
3rd SATURDAYS of the month- Read to a therapy dog!
Child reading to a dog

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

MONTH of November - Come Write in Month of November!

Afternoon Adventure: School-Age Sensory Fun
WEDNESDAY, October 25-Children and young teens are invited to join us for free-form art and simple science projects.
sensory play with afternoon advture text

Welcome to America!
FOURTH THURSDAYS OF THE MONTH, 7-8:30 p.m. - Monthly program where New Americans and visitors learn about the customs and values of their new home.
Welcome to America

Book Clubs at the Library
Looking for a book club to join? The library has several options for a wide range of ages and interests!
Book Clubs @ the Library with club names

Russian Bilingual Storytime
MONDAYS 5:30 p.m. - Bilingual Russian storytime for children and their parents and caregivers.
Russian Bilingual Storytime wording with images of traditional Russian toys

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

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

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

Tai Chi
SUNDAYS, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. - Tai Chi for beginners and the experienced!
image of person doing Tai Chi at sunset

Library Pilots Future Technologies in 2017
Grant-funded projects to test drive robots & design workstation
lightbulb with filament shaped as text saying Create

eBooks for Kids
The Library offers many options for kids' eBooks!
Young girl using a tablet

Get a Library Card
Get a card! Apply for a library card, it's free!
Photo of S. Espinosa with library card