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FREE - Celebrate Black History Month with Storyteller Kirk Waller

Join us at the Main Library on Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 PM for a free Family Fun Night with storyteller Kirk Waller, who will share tall tales and true stories in honor of Black History Month. All ages welcome and refreshments are served after the show.

This performance will be held in the Estudillo/Karp rooms at the Main Library. Doors open at 6:50pm and the show begins at 7:00pm. Questions? Please call 577-3960.

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FREE - Author Talk on California's First Poet Laureate - Ina Coolbrith

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the San Leandro Main Library will host an author event on Saturday, March 25 from 2 pm to 3 pm with Aleta George. Ms. George will discuss her award-winning biography on Ina Coolbrith, Oakland's first public librarian, California’s first poet laureate and the most popular literary ambassador in the early American West. For more information, please call the Information Desk at (510) 577-3971.

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FREE - Rancho Days in the History Room

Visit the History Room of the San Leandro Main Library on Saturday, March 11 from 1 pm to 3 pm and learn about the California Rancho Era, which spanned from 1784 to 1846. The City of San Leandro was once Rancho San Leandro, established by José Joaquin Estudillo with the receipt of a 7,000-acre land grant in 1842. The theme this year will focus on the life of Californio women, with a discussion given by a living history actress. Ladies, young and older, will have a fun opportunity to dress as a Californio senorita.

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FREE - Paws to Read

Reading doesn't have to be ruff!

Children in grades 1 through 5 can practice their reading skills by reading to friendly, certified therapy dogs in the Paws to Read Program. The sessions occur on February 7, 14, and 21.

Registration starts January 24 by visiting the Main Library Children's Desk or by calling 510-577-3960.

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Save the Date: Trivia Bee is Springing Forward to Saturday, April 8, 2017!

The San Leandro Project Literacy Trivia Bee is moving to the spring! We're looking forward to seeing you at the Main Library on our new day. Stay tuned for the latest buzz. For more information, please contact Project Literacy coordinator Cinda Mariscal at 510-577-3944

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February 21, 2017
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Baby Time (Main Library)
10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
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February 22, 2017
9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM
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