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Home is Where the Heart is: An At-home Experience to raise funds for San Mateo County Libraries.

February 5
6 p.m.
Virtual Event

Join a virtual event as an individual or pod to support San Mateo County Libraries. 

  • Delight your senses by creating a charcuterie board with On the Board Gourmet.
  • Visualize generosity & create intentions for the home.
  • Learn about some amazing library programs.
  • Receive weekly book recommendations, activity suggestions, prize opportunities and more. 
  • Receive cozy activity guide that provides ways to relax and stay warm. 

Ticket packages are designed to delight your senses and provide ways to create coziness in any space. Join us at the level that works for you and your family/pod. Register early for more opportunities to win prizes.

Can’t make it but still want to participate. Make a donation here and/or participate in our silent auction. The silent auction is open through February 6. 

We look forward to seeing you at the event. If you have any questions, please contact


Hill House Sponsor
Midwest Tapes
Siegel & Strain Architects

Misselthwaite Manor

Become a Sponsor: This event is only possible with the support of sponsors and donors. Please consider becoming a sponsor. To learn more, visit our sponsorship page.

In-Kind Donors

Thank you to our in-kind donors who have provided items for our ticket packages, auction and drawings. 

Balletto Winery
Calm Strips
Colleen Vos
Cyndi Williamson
Fengari Fiber Arts
Half Moon Bay Lavender
Inja Ink Calligraphy
Jill Jackson
Lee & Low Books
Lisa Beth Hoffman
Lion Brand Yarn
Lunardi’s Markets
Melissa Mahoney
On the Board Gourmet
PF Candle Company
Robbin Knits
Ross Stores
Soquel Winery
Sjaak’s Chocolates
SpeckledFinch Studios
Susie Cakes
Tanya Beat

Honorary Event Committee

Hetal Vasavadajoanna ho

Honorary Chair – Hetal Vasavada, author

Honorary Committee members: 
Shawn Harris, author/illustrator; Joanna Ho, author

Event Committee: 

Colleen Vos
Sara Beth Janzen
Jessie Burgueno