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Investing in the Future
of Your Libraries
Investing in the Future
of Your Libraries
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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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The Sweet Taste of Success

The Sweet Taste of Success Last week, on Friday February 5, we held our first virtual event which tied into Valentine’s Day. We partnered with Timothy Adams and Zola Palo Alto for chocolate and an optional wine tasting. Most participants opted for the wine pairing. The event raised over $10,000 that...

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