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Investing in the Future
of Your Libraries
Investing in the Future
of Your Libraries
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Support the 5k for $(1)5k Challenge

5kfor5k2021
 5k for $(1)5k Challenge Money raised will help youth thrive in 2021-2022   This July, the Foundation for San Mateo County Libraries (FMSCL) Board Members are taking on a 5k for $5k Challenge to give youth a place to learn and thrive.  Board Members will be raising funds by completing a total of...

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Join us for April Author Talks

We are thrilled to partner with the Libraries for three author events this month. A portion of the proceeds from any of the titles below (through links) will support the Foundation.   Good and Mad, Rebecca Traister moderated by our own Tanya Beat April 15, 6 pm Join San Mateo County Libraries for...

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Meet the Board: What was Your Favorite Children’s Book? 

Meet the Board: What was Your Favorite Children’s Book?  Do you remember your favorite children’s books? Having a library card is all about exploring new worlds, and stories. Sometimes the most impactful stories we remember from our childhood can inspire us long into our adult lives. Enjoying library...

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Youth Campaign 2021

The Foundation Commits to Raising $100,000 for Youth & Family Services We are proud to announce that the has committed to raising $100,000 to support two incredible programs led by the San Mateo County Libraries Big Lift Inspiring Summers & Raising A Reader.  Access to educational resources...

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National Library Week 2021

It’s National Library Week! Celebrate with us from April 4 to 10   Your Libraries need your support! The theme for this year’s National Library is “Welcome to Your Library.” First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and celebrated each...

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